Nov 26, 2012

Bon Jovi, Because We Can - The Tour Stops at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Friday, March 1

Tickets On Sale Monday, December 3 at 10:00 AM

TAMPA, FL – Blazing a trail across the globe, all-American rock icons Bon Jovi are hitting the road in 2013 for their “BON JOVI Because We Can – The Tour.” Kicking off in North America, the tour makes its way to Tampa, FL for a one-night-only performance at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Friday, March 1 at 7:30 PM. Tickets for the Tampa show will go on sale on Monday, December 3 at 10:00 AM.

Ensuring that there is truly something for every fan, Bon Jovi is offering a wide range of ticket options for the show, starting at $19.50 (plus applicable service charges or facility fee). Visit for up-to-date information. #BecauseWeCan

View U.S. tour announcement video here.

The tour, promoted by AEG Live in the U.S., Canada and the U.K., will debut brand new songs from Bon Jovi’s upcoming album What About Now, to be released in Spring 2013, loading even more ammunition into the band’s huge arsenal of hits. The group’s return to the road in 2013 will launch the latest chapter in an ongoing blockbuster run which has already secured 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.

In other Bon Jovi news, tomorrow, Tuesday, November 26, only NCM Fathom Events will present BON JOVI Inside Out in local movie theaters at 8:00 PM. In a first-ever interactive theater event, Bon Jovi fans from across the country will have the opportunity to submit their questions for a very special Q&A with Bon Jovi, hosted by Allison Hagendorf of The CW's "THE NEXT: Fame Is At Your Door Step." The Q&A will be broadcast LIVE from Times Square and fans can submit questions now via Twitter using the hashtag #AskBonJovi or text in questions during the event. Featuring a hand-selected set list from their catalog of hits, BON JOVI Inside Out includes the groups best performances from three historic concerts. Tickets for BON JOVI Inside Out are available now at participating theater box offices and online at For a sneak peek, click here to watch the band performing their classic hit, “Livin’ on a Prayer."

*To download high resolution images click here. Photo credit is David Bergman//

For more information on all things Bon Jovi, visit

Press Inquiries, AEG Live:
Scoop Marketing
Eve Samuels, 818-761-7136,

Tickets: Tickets for the event go on sale Monday, December 3 at 10:00 AM at the McDonald’s® Ticket Office at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, Ticketmaster outlets and at To order tickets by phone call 800.745.3000. Ticket prices are $19.50, $29.50, $39.50, $59.50, $99.50, $139.50 and $189.50. Prices do not include facility fee or service charges. For dinner reservations at the newly renovated Firestick Grill on the day of the event please visit or call 813.301.6926 for more information. Advanced parking passes are available at or the ticket office.

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