Bon Jovi to Hit Ford Field, July 18; Tickets go on sale Friday, February 8

Posted Jan 22, 2013

Presented by DLI Entertainment and Palace Sports & Entertainment. Tickets on sale 10 a.m., Friday, February 8

DETROIT –Tickets for the “Bon Jovi Because We Can – The Tour” at Ford Field go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8 and are available, from $19.50 to $129, at all Ticketmaster outlets,, or by calling 800.745.3000, and at The Palace of Auburn Hills Ticket Office at 248.377.0100.

The tour will debut brand new songs from Bon Jovi’s upcoming album What About Now, to be released March 26th on Island Records. The album’s first single "Because We Can" is currently at radio and available now on iTunes ( Additional songs will be available prior to the March 26th album release date; these tracks will be eligible for an iTunes "Complete My Album," and the Official Bon Jovi App is available now for download at

What About Now will also feature the Golden Globe Award nominated "Not Running Anymore" – an original song by Jon Bon Jovi from the new Lionsgate motion picture Stand Up Guys.

The group’s return to the road on Feb. 9 (Mohegan Sun Arena / Uncasville, CT) is the latest chapter in an ongoing blockbuster run, securing Bon Jovi’s status as the essential live rock band – having performed more than 2,700 concerts in over 50 countries for more than 35 million fans. “Bon Jovi Because We Can – The Tour” will make its way across the globe with dates in Europe, the Far East, Africa, Latin America and Australia. For more information on all things Bon Jovi, visit

Bon Jovi last performed locally at the Palace in 2010 and the group performed at halftime of the Detroit Lions Thanksgiving Day game in 2002, the inaugural season at Ford Field.

DLI Entertainment and Palace Sports & Entertainment have collaborated to bring one of rock’s great entertainers to Detroit. The partnership captures the combined talent, creativity and resources of both organizations working toward the goal of delivering Bon Jovi fans the ultimate concert experience.