Charlottesville Tour Date Added

posted January 16th, 2018 at 8:55 am

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by Josh Martin

Another 2018 I Don’t Know Tour date has been added to the schedule this morning:

Charlottesville, Virginia
Saturday, March 31st, 2018
John Paul Jones Arena

Tickets go on sale Friday, January 26th at 10am ET through Ticketmaster and Ticketnetwork.

View all of the tour dates that have been announced so far here.

(hat tip Chuck)


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Tickets on Sale This Morning for Four Shows

posted January 12th, 2018 at 4:52 am

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by Josh Martin

Get your tickets this morning at 10am EST for the following 2018 I Don’t Know Tour dates:

Baltimore, MD
Royal Farms Arena
Friday, March 30th, 2018
Get tickets: Ticketmaster | Ticketnetwork

Charleston, SC
North Charleston Coliseum
Friday, April 6th, 2018
Get tickets: Ticketmaster | Ticketnetwork

Charlotte, NC
PNC Music Pavilion
Saturday, April 7th, 2018
Get tickets: Ticketmaster | Ticketnetwork

Atlanta, GA
Verizon Amphitheatre
Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
Get tickets: Ticketmaster | Ticketnetwork


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Third Paris Show Added for September

posted January 9th, 2018 at 4:18 pm

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by Josh Martin

Jimmy Buffett has added a third show in Paris for this September:

Paris, France
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
La Cigale

The previously announced shows are September 28th and 29th.

You can find tickets at gdp.fr

View all of the tour dates that have been announced so far here.


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Additional Tour Dates Announced: Atlanta, Charleston, Charlotte

posted January 4th, 2018 at 9:01 am

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by Josh Martin

Three more 2018 tour dates have been announced this morning:

Charleston, SC
North Charleston Coliseum
Friday, April 6th, 2018
On sale 1/12 via Ticketmaster | Ticketnetwork

Charlotte, NC
PNC Music Pavilion
Saturday, April 7th, 2018
On sale 1/12 via Ticketmaster | Ticketnetwork

Atlanta, GA
Verizon Amphitheatre
Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
On sale 1/12 via Ticketmaster | Ticketnetwork

View all of the 2018 tour dates that have been announced so far on the Tour Dates page.




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Buffett Sets Baltimore Tour Date for March

posted January 2nd, 2018 at 9:46 am

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by Josh Martin

Jimmy Buffett has announced that he’ll play a Good Friday show in Baltimore, Maryland this March:

Baltimore, MD
Royal Farms Arena
Friday, March 30th, 2018

An American Express presale through Ticketmaster begins this Wednesday. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, January 12th.

You can find tickets now at Ticketnetwork.

Stay tuned for more tour dates to be announced.

(hat tip Chuck)


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Jimmy Buffett 2017 Year in Review

posted January 1st, 2018 at 9:58 am

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by Josh Martin

As another new year rings in, let’s take a look back at what happened in Margaritaville this past year.

January

  • Jimmy made another cameo appearance on the CBS show ‘Hawaii Five-O’
  • The Cubs visited the White House to celebrate their World Series championship and Jimmy was in attendance
  • In late January, Jimmy performed at the opening of the Margaritaville Casino in Tulsa

February

  • About half of Jimmy’s 2017 tour dates were announced in the month of February
  • It was announced that a Margaritaville retirement community is planned for Daytona, Florida

March

  • The dreaded news dropped in March that Buffett would not play Alpine Valley in 2017
  • Buffett warmed up for the 2017 tour with a show at the Belly Up in San Diego
  • The first Margaritaville in California opened at the end of March in LA’s Universal City Walk and Jimmy performed at the opening

April

  • Jimmy opened the 2017 I Don’t Know Tour in Las Vegas on April Fools Day
  • With announcements of Margaritaville retirement homes, our annual April Fools joke was that Buffett would open a chain of Margaritaville Funeral Homes, with the first across the street from the Margaritaville retirement homes
  • Buffett headed Down Under where he played shows in Australia and New Zealand
  • Buffett played shows in Las Vegas, Byron Bay, Wellington, and Christchurch

May

  • At Jazz Fest in early May, Jimmy joined Dave Matthews on stage during his set
  • Escape to Margaritaville the musical debuted at La Jolla Playhouse
  • Buffett played shows in Charleston, Orlando, West Palm Beach, Virginia Beach, and Bristow

June

  • One Particular Harbour and Marina in Bradenton is announced
  • Buffett played shows in Tampa, Orange Beach, Houston, and Frisco

July

  • It’s announced that Tan-Tar-A Resort in Lake of the Ozarks will be rebranded as a Margaritaville resort
  • ‘Escape to Margaritaville’ the musical moves to Chicago
  • Buffett played shows in St Louis, Cincinnati, Detroit, and at Wrigley Field

August

  • Forbes detailed Buffett’s business empire, finding that Margaritaville generates $1.5 billion in annual sales and has $4.8 billion in the development pipeline
  • Jimmy boarded an ocean research vessel off the coast of Montauk, NY and one of the sharks they tag is named JD after Jimmy’s grandfather
  • Buffett played shows in Toronto, Wantagh, Camden, and Mansfield

September

  • Jimmy appeared as himself on an episode of NCIS: New Orleans with Scott Bakula
  • Buffett appeared on The Today Show to talk about ‘Escape to Margaritaville’ the musical and also discussed what to do with your wedding ring and photos from a previous marriage
  • Buffett made his annual trek to Paris, playing three shows at La Cigale

October

  • Buffett played shows in Vancouver, Eugene, San Francisco, and San Diego

November

  • Buffett played a show in Honolulu
  • Mac McAnally won CMA Musician of the Year for the ninth time
  • Lin Manuel Miranda joined Jimmy onstage at the ‘Escape to Margaritaville’ musical in Chicago
  • It was announced that Jimmy and The Eagles would team up for stadium shows in 2018
  • Mac McAnally suffered a heart attack in mid-November
  • Buffett films scenes for upcoming movie ‘The Beach Bum’ with Matthew McConaughey
  • Jimmy, Kenny Chesney, and Toby Keith play a hurricane relief benefit show in Tallahassee
  • Buffett releases ‘Buried Treasure’, a collection of previously unreleased songs from his early days

December

  • Buffett hands out burgers at the Broadway box office opening for ‘Escape to Margaritaville’

  • Buffett played at the Margaritaville Key West where recent Alabama senator-elect Doug Jones was in attendance
  • Jimmy turned 71 years old on Christmas Day
  • Buffett plays a New Years Eve show in Nashville

We hope you had a terrific 2017! Thanks for visiting and reading BuffettWorld. We’ll keep bringing you all of the Jimmy Buffett news in 2018. Happy new year!

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