Kendrick Lamar. SZA. Schoolboy Q. Hell, nearly the entire Top Dog Entertainment gang. They’re all heading out on a joint trek dubbed The Championship Tour, which will take place over the first half of the summer. The epic run of concerts kicks off on May 4 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, followed by stops along the Pacific Northwest, Southwest and up along the East Coast. Notable cities on the tour schedule include a May 29 show at Madison Square Garden in NYC, and a hometown show in Los Angeles at the Forum on May 10.

The Championship Tour comes to a close on June 16 at KeyBank Pavilion in Pittsburgh, PA. SZA is currently touring behind her seminal 2017 album CTRL, while Kendrick is still riding the waves of DAMN. Tickets to the tour go on sale January 26–more info below.

TDE: The Championship Tour Dates 2018

May 4 – Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
May 5 – Seattle, WA White @ River Amphitheatre
May 6 – Portland, OR @ Sunlight Supply Amphitheater
May 8 – Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena
May 10 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum
May 13 – San Diego, CA @ Mattress Firm Amphitheatre
May 14 – Phoenix, AZ @ Ak. Chin Pavilion
May 15 – Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheater
May 17 – Dallas, TX @ Starplex Pavilion
May 18 – Austin, TX @Austin360 Amphitheater
May 19 – Houston, TX @ The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
May 22 – Tampa, FL @ MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
May 23 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Coral Sky Amphitheatre
May 25 – Atlanta, GA @ Cellairis Amphitheatre at Lakewood
May 26 – Raleigh, NC @ Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
May 27 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater
May 29 – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
May 30 – Wantagh, NY @ Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
June 1 – Bristow, VA @ Jiffy Lube Live
June 2 – Hershey, PA @ Hersheypark Stadium
June 3 – Buffalo, NY @ Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
June 5 – Boston, MA @ Xfinity Center
June 7 – Hartford, CT @ XFINITY Theatre
June 8 – Philadelphia, PA @ BB&T Pavilion
June 9 – Saratoga Springs, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center
June 12 – Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage
June 13 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
June 15 – Chicago, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
June 16 – Pittsburgh, PA @ KeyBank Pavilion

Tickets to the Championship Tour

Tickets to the Championship Tour go on sale January 26 at 10am. Presales begin on January 25 via Ticketmaster. Miss the onsale? Check out what SeatGeek has to offer or view upcoming shows below.

Who Will Perform at The Championship Tour?

Kendrick Lamar
SZA
Schoolboy Q
Jay Rock
Ab-Soul
SiR
Lance Skiiiwalker

(Cropped image courtesy of Kenny Sun via Flickr.)