Toronto Concerts in 2013

January 1, 2013 3 Comments
Rihanna on her LOUD Tour, photo BBGunBilly

Rihanna on her LOUD Tour, photo BBGunBilly

Toronto Concerts in 2013

Toronto concert venues such as the Air Canada Centre, Massey Hall and Roy Thomson Hall attract big-ticket musical acts throughout the year. You can also catch good entertainment at nearby Casino Rama, Fallsview Casino and Copps Coliseum. Below are the scheduled bands and musical artists performing in Toronto so far for 2013.

Air Canada Centre Concerts 2013

While the Air Canada Centre is usually home to the Toronto Maple Leafs in the winter, at least when there is no NHL lockout, the ACC also hosts concerts when the Leafs are away. Tickets for shows at the ACC are available at Ticketmaster.

  • Lady Gaga performs at Air Canada Centre on the Born This Way Ball World Tour on Fri., Feb. 8, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. and Sat., Feb. 9, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $65.75, $106.25 and $191.25.
  • The Tragically Hip with guests Arkells performs at Air Canada Centre on Thurs., Feb. 14, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $51.75, $106.25 and $136.25.
  • Bon Jovi plays the Air Canada Centre on their Because We Can tour on Sun., Feb. 17, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. and Mon., Feb. 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $28, $62, $72 and $186.50.
  • Maroon 5 with Neon Trees and Owl City play the ACC on Tues., Feb. 19, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $46, $66, $86 and $106.
  • Pink plays the ACC with guests The Hives on Mon., March 11, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $56.25, $96.25 and $116.25.
  • Rihanna plays the ACC on Mon., March 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. and Tues., March 19, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Guests are A$AP Rocky. Tickets are $48.75, $68.75 and $163.75.
  • Alicia Keys performs at the Air Canada Centre on her Set The World on Fire Tour with Miguel opening on Tues., Apr. 2, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $57.50, $107.50 and $143.
  • Billy Talent plays Air Canada Centre on their Dead Silence Tour on Fri., Apr. 5, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $54 and $65.
  • Fleetwood Mac performs at Air Canada Centre on Tues., Apr. 16, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $97.25 and $167.25.
  • Rod Stewart plays the ACC on his Live The Life Tour on Wed., May 1, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Guest is Steve Winwood. Tickets are $106 and $169.50.
  • The Killers play the Air Canada Centre on Wed., May 15, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $40.25, $65.25, $76.25 and $80.75.
  • The Rolling Stones stop at the ACC on their “50 and Counting” Tour on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $166.50, $266.50, $466.50 and $624.50.
  • New Kids on the Block, 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men perform at the Air Canada Centre on Fri., June 7, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., July 28, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $45.75, $65.75, $85.75 and $105.75.
  • The Postal Service with Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie and Jimmy Tamborello of Dntel and Headset perform at Air Canada Centre on Tues., June 11, 2013 at 8:15 p.m. Tickets are $66 and $76.
  • One Direction plays the ACC on Tues., July 9, 2013 and Wed., July 10, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $45.50, $95.50 and $105.50.
  • The Eagles play Air Canada Centre on Thurs., July 11, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $65, $105, $205 and $219.
  • Beyoncé stops at the Air Canada Centre on The Mrs. Carter Show on Sun., July 21, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $63, $103, $168 and $268.
  • Justin Bieber performs at the ACC on Thurs., July 25, 2013 and Fri., July 26, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $58.50, $88.50 and $111.
  • Selena Gomez plays the Air Canada Centre on Sat., Aug. 24, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $46.50, $66.50 $86.50 and $106.50.
  • Pink brings her The Truth About Love Tour to the Air Canada Centre on Mon., Dec. 2, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $96.25 and $116.25.

Massey Hall Concerts 2013

Massey Hall has amazing acoustics and provides a more intimate concert setting. Tickets for Massey Hall concerts can be purchased online.

  • Diana Krall plays Massey Hall on Thurs., Feb. 21, 2013 at 8 p.m. and Fri., Feb. 22, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $75, $90 and $115.
  • Yes plays Massey Hall on Thurs., Apr. 11, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $49.50, $69.50 and $89.50.
  • Heart plays Massey Hall on Thurs., Mar. 21, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $65, $75 and $85.
  • Cody Simpson performs at Massey Hall on Mon., July 8, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $39.50.
  • Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo perform at Massey Hall on Fri., August 9, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $39.50, $59.50 and $79.50.
  • Simple Minds performs at Massey Hall on Tues., October 22, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $49.50, $69.50 and $89.50.

Roy Thomson Hall Concerts 2013

Singer Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin, photo courtesy Roy Thomson Hall

You’ll see first class entertainment at Toronto’s Roy Thomson Hall, home to the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.

  • Aretha Franklin performs at Roy Thomson Hall on Apr. 12, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $79.50, $99.50 $129.50, $149.50 and $199.50.
  • Measha Brueggergosman performs at Roy Thomson Hall on Thurs., Apr. 11, 2013 at 8 p.m. and Sat., Apr. 13, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $29, $39, $49, $69 $79, $89, $99, $110, $120, $125 and $145.
  • The Tenors perform at Roy Thomson Hall on Thurs., Apr. 4, 2013 at 8 p.m. and Fri., Apr. 5, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $49.50, $59.50, $79.50 and $89.50.

Molson Amphitheatre Concerts 2013

Although Ontario Place is presently closed for renovation, the Molson Amphitheatre, located on site, is still featuring top international musical artists this season including:

  • Dave Matthews Band performs at Molson Amphitheatre on Tues., May 28, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $96.50.
  • Brad Paisley performs at the Molson Amphitheatre with guests Lee Brice and Chris Young on Fri., May 31, 2013. Tickets are $49.25 and $100.
  • Matchbox Twenty and Goo Goo Dolls with guest Kate Earl play the Molson Amphitheatre on Thurs., June 27, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $77.75, $100 and $120.75.
  • Bruno Mars with guest Ellie Goulding plays the Molson Amphitheatre on his Moonshine Jungle World Tour on Wed., July 3, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $60, $115.50 and $155.
  • Phish appears at Molson Amphitheatre on Tues., July 9, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $54.75 and $74.25.
  • Barenaked Ladies with guests Ben Folds Five, Guster and Boothby Graffoe perform at Molson Amphitheatre on Thurs., July 11, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $61.98 and $80.50.
  • Train with Michael Franti and Spearhead and Gavin DeGraw perform at the Molson Amphitheatre on Sun., July 14, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $31, $66.50, $88.50 and $100.
  • Bob Dylan and the Americanarama Festival of Music perform at the Molson Amphitheatre on Mon. July 15, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. Guests include Wilco, My Morning Jacket and Richard Thompson Electric Trio. Tickets are $46.25, $62.50, $84.50 and $106.25.
  • Steely Dan performs at the Molson Amphitheatre on Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $39, $79.25, $95, $122.25, $156 and $190.
  • Heart bring The Heartbreaker Tour with Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience to the Molson Amphitheatre on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $61.50, $83.50, $94, $105.50 and $116.
  • Tim McGraw with guests Love And Theft and Brantley Gilbert play the Molson Amphitheatre on Thurs., July 25, 2013.
  • KISS performs at the Molson Amphitheatre on Fri., July 26, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $89.50, $111.50, $155.50 and $208.50.
  • Ovofest featuring Frank Ocean and James Blake takes place at the Molson Amphitheatre on Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $66.50, $119 and $172.75.
  • Ovofest featuring Drake and guests takes place at the Molson Amphitheatre on Monday, August 5, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $66.50, $119 and $172.75.
  • The Backstreet Boys perform at the Molson Amphitheatre on their In a World Like This Tour on Wed., August 7, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35.50, $49.75, $84.50 and $110.25.
  • John Mayer stops at the Molson Amphitheatre on his Born and Raised Tour on Wed., Aug. 14, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. on his Born and Raised Tour 2013. Guest Phillip Phillips. Tickets are $46.75, $77.75 and $110.25.
  • Kenny Chesney performs at the Molson Amphitheatre with guests Eli Young Band and Kacey Musgraves on Thurs., Aug. 15, 2013.
  • Mumford and Sons performs at the Molson Amphitheatre on Monday, August 26, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $50-$72.75.
  • Sammy Hagar performs at Molson Amphitheatre on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $37.50, $58, $72, $105 and $126.50.
  • Zac Brown Band plays the Molson Amphitheatre on Friday, August 30, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $55.25 and $93.50.
  • KiSS 92.5 Wham Bam with Robin Thicke, Avril Lavigne, Shawn Desman, Classified, Nikki Williams and Set It Off takes place at Molson Amphitheatre on Sat., August 31, 2013 at 5 p.m. Tickets are $30.75, $43.25, $66.25 and $88.25.
  • Depeche Mode performs at the Molson Amphitheatre on Sun., Sept. 1, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $46.50 and $117.

Fort York and Garrison Common

Broken Social Scene and Feist headline the Field Trip Music and Arts Festival on Sat., June 8, 2013 from noon to 11 p.m. at the Fort York and Garrison Common at 250 Fort York Blvd. Other performers include Hayden, Bloc Party, Trust, Timber Timbre, Ra Ra Riot, Trust, Jason Collett, The Darcys, Zeus, Gold & Youth, Still Life Still and Cold Specks. General Admission tickets are $75 plus $3.50 facility fee. Families are welcome and kids are free. Tickets are available at Rotate This, 801 Queen St. W., Soundscapes, 572 College St. and Ticketmaster.

Fallsview Casino and Casino Rama Concerts 2013

Comedian Russell Peters by David Johns

Russell Peters by David Johns

Take a break from the blackjack tables and enjoy the line-up of musical artists at these Ontario casinos. Tickets for Casino Rama and Fallsview Casino concerts are available online at Ticketmaster or by calling 416-870-8000.

  • En Vogue performs at Fallsview Casino on Fri., Jan. 4, 2013 at 9 p.m. and Sat., Jan. 5, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $38.65 and $49.95.
  • Terri Clark performs at Casino Rama on Fri., Jan. 4, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $44.55 and $55.85.
  • Kenny Rogers performs at Casino Rama on Fri., Jan. 11, 2013 at 9 p.m. and Sat., Jan. 12, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $38.90 and $50.20.
  • Eric Burdon & The Animals play Casino Rama on Fri., Feb. 8, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $44.55 and $55.85.
  • Gloria Gaynor plays Casino Rama on Sat., Feb. 9, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $27.60 and $38.90.
  • Michael Bolton performs at Casino Rama on Sat., Feb. 16, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $50.20 and $61.50.
  • Matchbox Twenty plays Fallsview Casino on Tues., Feb. 19, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. and Wed., Feb. 20, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $129.05 and $146.
  • Joan Jett & The Blackhearts play Casino Rama on Fri., March 1, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $27.60 and $38.90.
  • Foreigner plays Casino Rama on Fri., March 8, 2013 at 9 p.m. and Sat., March 9, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $44.55 and $55.85.
  • George Thorogood & The Destroyers play Casino Rama on Fri., March 22, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $44.55 and $55.85.
  • The Doobie Brothers perform at Casino Rama on Thurs., March 28, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $44.55 and $55.85.
  • Colbie Caillat performs at Fallsview Casino on Fri., March 29, 2013 at 9 p.m. and Sat., March 30, 2012 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $55.60 and $72.55.
  • Natalie Cole plays Casino Rama on Fri., Apr. 12, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets start at $30.
  • Montgomery Gentry plays Fallsview Casino on Fri., Apr. 12, 2013 and Sat., Apr. 13, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $66.90 and $78.20.
  • Three Dog Night plays Casino Rama on Sat., Apr. 13, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $38.20 and $50.20.
  • Reba McEntire performs at Casino Rama on Thurs., Apr. 25, 2013 at 8 p.m. and Fri., Apr. 26, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $78.45 and $89.75.
  • Alabama performs at Casino Rama on their Back to the Bowery Tour on Sat., Apr. 27, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets start at $70.
  • Gordon Lightfoot plays Fallsview Casino on Thurs., May 9, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $38.65 and $61.25.
  • Earth, Wind and Fire performs at Casino Rama on Fri., May 10, 2013 and Sat., May 11, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets start at $45.
  • Frankie Valli performs at Fallsview Casino on Fri., May 10 and Sat., May 11, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $89.50 and $129.05.
  • Chicago performs at Casino Rama on Fri., May 17, 2013 and Sat., May 18, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets start at $40.
  • Whoopi brings her comedy act to Casino Rama on Fri., May 31, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $48.31 and $59.61.
  • Russell Peters performs at Fallsview Casino on his Notorious World Tour on Wed., June 5, 2013 and Thurs., June 6, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. and on Fri., June 7, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $95.15, $106.45 and $134.70.
  • Billy Idol performs at Casino Rama on Thurs., June 6, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $51.70 and $63.
  • Trace Adkins performs at Fallsview Casino on Thurs., June 13, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $61.25, $83.85 and $106.45.
  • Peter Frampton stops at Casino Rama with his Frampton’s Guitar Circus on Fri., June 14, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $51.70 and $63.
  • Sheena Easton plays Fallsview Casino on Fri., June 14, 2013 and Sat., June 15, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $33, $38.65 and $44.30.
  • Charley Pride performs at Casino Rama on Sat., June 22, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets are $57.35 and $68.65.
  • Macy Gray performs at Fallsview Casino on Thurs., Aug. 1, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. and Fri., Aug. 2, 2013 at 9 p.m. Tickets start at $25.
  • Vince Gill stops at Fallsview Casino on Thurs., Aug. 8, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. Tickets start at $35.

Concerts at Copps Coliseum 2013

Carrie Underwood, photo by Matthew Wittkopp

Carrie Underwood, photo by Matthew Wittkopp

If you missed your favourite band’s concert in Toronto, you may be able to catch them at Copps Coliseum in nearby Hamilton.

  • Lady Gaga makes a stop at Copps Coliseum on the Born This Way Ball Tour on Sun., Feb. 17, 2013 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $105 and $190.50.
  • Leonard Cohen brings his Old Ideas World Tour to Copps Coliseum on Tues., April 9, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $50.25, $115.50 and $269.75.
  • The Lumineers with guests You Won’t play Copps Coliseum on Tues., April 30, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $48.50.
  • Motley Crue performs at Copps Coliseum with Big Wreck on Fri., May 10, 2013 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $54.50, $74.50 and $94.50.
  • Carrie Underwood brings the Blown Away Tour to Copps Coliseum brings on Thurs., May 28, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Special guest Hunter Hayes. Tickets are $61.50 and $81.50.
  • Rush performs at Copps Coliseum on Sat., July 6, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $57.75, $74.75, $102.75 and $133.75.
  • Sarah Brightman In Concert Dreamchaser World Tour plays Copps Coliseum on Fri., Sept. 13, 2013 at 8 p.m. The concert is rescheduled from Jan. 29, 2013.

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