Forest Hills Stadium announces 2019 schedule and tickets

Queens, New York is gearing up for a noteworthy set of shows beginning later this month. Set to take place at the newly renovated Forest Hills Stadium, with 16 shows already scheduled. The series of shows provides a variety of concerts, music festivals, and family events that will begin May 25 with a headlining set from rock band Greta Van Fleet. Other shows include Death Cab for Cutie with Jenny Lewis June 15, Nickelodeon’s JoJo Siwa July 21, Elvis Costello & The Imposters and Blondie July 24, The Chemical Brothers Aug. 1 making it their first headlining performance in over 12 years, and Willie Nelson's Outlaw Music Festival alongside Alison Krauss and Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real. Tickets for the majority of the shows are available now to purchase via AXS. Check out the full schedule below. 

The 96-year-old tennis stadium took six years to renovate. In an interview with Billboard, Mike Luba, the stadium's promoter, discussed the exciting new update to the city and stadium, comparing it to other historic venues including the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, CA and the Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver, CO. "It's the East Coast aspirational play for bands looking for something different in New York,"

Forest Hills Stadium 2019 Schedule:
May 25 - Greta Van Fleet (Tickets)
June 15 – Death Cab for Cutie with Jenny Lewis (Tickets)
June 22 – ALT 92.3 Summer Open (Day 1) featuring The Lumineers with The Revivalists, Sharon Van Etten and Catfish and the Bottlemen (Tickets)
June 23 - ALT 92.3 Summer Open (Day 2) featuring The Head and The Heart, Young The Giant, Fitz and the Tantrums, a special acoustic performance by Chris Carrabba of Dashboard Confessional and Smith and Thell (Tickets)
July 14 - Lynyrd Skynyrd with Hank Williams, Jr. (Tickets)
July 20 - “Weird Al” Yankovic with Queens Symphony Orchestra (Tickets)
July 21 - JoJo Siwa D.R.E.A.M. the Tour - (Tickets)
July 24 - Elvis Costello & The Imposters and Blondie (Tickets)
Aug. 1 – The Chemical Brothers (Tickets)
Aug. 2 - An Intimate Evening with Sarah McLachlan and the New York Pops (Tickets)
Aug. 10 - My Morning Jacket with Warpaint (Tickets)
Aug. 17 - Beck and Cage the Elephant with Spoon (Tickets)
Sept. 7 - Morrissey with Interpol (Tickets)
Sept.11 – Outlaw Music Festival featuring Willie Nelson & Family with Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Alison Krauss and Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real (Tickets)
Sept. 14 – Ian Anderson presents JETHRO TULL 50th Anniversary Tour (Tickets)
Oct. 5 & 6 - The Infatuation presents EEEEEATSCON NY