TRENDING NRT NEWS: Staff Voices: A Journey Through Sound | Sarah Reeves Essentials | Narnia Coming To Life
NRT Christian Music News Update
Casting Crowns and for KING & COUNTRY Join Forces on 'A Glorious Christmas' Tour
13-city arena tour follows release of new Christmas recordings from both artists
 

Casting Crowns and for KING & COUNTRY Join Forces on 'A Glorious Christmas' Tour
   

Posted: August 21, 2017, 5:00 PM | Category: Tour
Artist Tags: Casting Crowns / for KING & COUNTRY
Source: Southside Entertainment

GRAMMY® award-winning artists Casting Crowns and for KING & COUNTRY announced today they will join forces this holiday season on A Glorious Christmas Tour. Presented by Compassion International, the tour marks a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see these two critically-acclaimed, top-selling Christian acts share the stage at Christmastime for an incredibly theatrical, versatile and moving performance -- sure to become one of the most anticipated events of the 2017 Christmas season. The exclusive, 13-city arena tour kicks off Nov. 30, in Austin, Texas, and travels to major markets across the U.S., including Houston, Dallas, Nashville, St. Louis, Minneapolis, Pittsburgh and more, before wrapping up in Atlanta on Dec. 17. 

RELATED: Casting Crowns Extends 'The Very Next Thing' Fall Tour with Special Guest Zach Williams

A Glorious Christmas Tour will launch on the heels of brand new holiday offerings from both Casting Crowns and for KING & COUNTRY. Casting Crowns will release the EP It's Finally Christmas (Beach Street/Reunion) on Oct. 20, while A for KING & COUNTRY Christmas LIVE (Word Entertainment), recorded live by the duo in Phoenix, Ariz., is slated for an Oct. 27 release. Brand new songs from these projects and previous holiday recordings, as well as some of their biggest hits, will be showcased through the dynamic, powerful performances that have endeared both Casting Crowns and for KING & COUNTRY to millions of fans worldwide, setting the stage for an unforgettable holiday experience. 

"To us, the holiday season is the most magical time of the year, celebrating the most beautiful attributes of humanity -- family, gift giving and God descending to earth as a baby boy," say for KING & COUNTRY's Joel and Luke Smallbone. "It's ours and Casting Crowns' hope that these 13 concerts, spanning across the USA, will help usher in for us all... a truly Glorious Christmas." 

"Christmas has become clouded with so many different distractions that it's easy for us to forget to stop and take time to think about the true meaning -- how God saved the world through his Son, and the humble way in which he came," says Casting Crowns lead singer Mark Hall. "So we are excited to head out this Christmas season and share the stage with our good friends for KING & COUNTRY, as we celebrate what is genuinely glorious about this time of year. It's going to be an incredible night of fun, worship, and plenty of 'wow' moments. We'll be singing some familiar songs, but our hope is that folks might hear some of them as though it's the first time, and recapture the real heart of Christmas."
 


Ticket information for A Glorious Christmas Tour may be found at http://christmas.forkingandcountry.com or www.castingcrowns.com/tour.  In most markets, a special fan pre-sale offer will be available on Wednesday, Aug. 23, with tickets on sale to the general public on Friday, Aug. 25. A special $5 discount offering "best seats at lowest price," is available until Sept. 1. A special VIP ticket package called "Premium Floor Seats with Artist Experience" is also available in most markets, featuring premium floor seats, early entry and a pre-show Q&A with the artists.

A GLORIOUS CHRISTMAS TOUR - 2017
* Dates and venues subject to change without notice.  
Nov. 30        Austin, TX                           Cedar Park Center
Dec. 1          Corpus Christi, TX              American Bank Center
Dec. 2          Houston, TX                        Berry Center
Dec. 3          Dallas, TX                           College Park Center (Casting Crowns only)
Dec. 5          Nashville, TN                      Bridgestone Arena
Dec. 7          Bossier City, LA                  CenturyLink Center 
Dec. 8          St. Louis, MO                      Scottrade Center
Dec. 9          Minneapolis, MN                 Target Center
Dec. 10        Sioux Falls, SD                    Denny Sanford Premier Center
Dec. 14        Greensboro, NC                  Greensboro Coliseum
Dec. 15        Pittsburgh, PA                     PPG Paints Arena
Dec. 16        Louisville, KY                      Freedom Hall
Dec. 17        Atlanta, GA                          Infinite Energy Center
For current concert and ticket information, visit www.castingcrowns.com/tour or http://christmas.forkingandcountry.com. 

 


More Christian Music News Headlines View All News Add News

ADVERTISEMENT

Gone Too Soon: Remembering Mandisa (1976-2024)
Friday, April 19, 2024
Centricity Music Introduces Bay Turner
Thursday, April 18, 2024
Skye Reedy Releases Two New Songs
Thursday, April 18, 2024
Convictions Unveils New Apocalyptic Single
Thursday, April 18, 2024
Stars Go Dim Releases New Performance Video
Sunday, April 14, 2024
Gabe Patillo Passes Away After Battle with Cancer
Sunday, April 14, 2024
Crowder Announces Upcoming Album
Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Lauren Daigle Celebrates RIAA Certifications
Wednesday, April 10, 2024
NEEDTOBREATHE Announces Summer 2024 Tour
Wednesday, April 10, 2024
View All News

Christian Music, Facebook Christian Music, Twitter Christian Music, YouTube Christian Music, Instagram
ADVERTISEMENT

TRENDING NRT NEWS: Staff Voices: A Journey Through Sound | Sarah Reeves Essentials | Narnia Coming To Life

Christian Music

©2024 NewReleaseToday
A Division Of NRT Media Inc.

 

Secure
CHRISTIAN MUSIC
Discover New Artists
New This Week
Coming Soon
Playlists
Free Music
Album Reviews

NEWS
New Music
Movies / Media
Events
Tours
General

PODCASTS
NRT Now Podcast
NRT Podcast Network

VIDEOS
Music Videos
Exclusives

EXCLUSIVES
Articles
Devotionals
Interviews
Concert Reviews
We Love Awards

MORE INFO
RSS
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Advertising
Staff
New Music Email
Contact

RESOURCES
Music Studies
Artist Training

CONNECT
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
YouTube