Spread the metal:

Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers NIGHTWISH are pleased to announce their 26-date headlining tour of North America for 2016, launching in Sayreville, New Jersey on February 19th, hitting six Canadian cities plus Pittsburgh, Anaheim, and New Orleans, then closing out in Tampa, Florida on March 23rd.  Opening for the tour will be Dutch symphonic metallers DELAIN.


Checking in from the first leg of the North American Tour, NIGHTWISH shared the following about the second leg of the tour in 2016: “The first one was so brilliant that we just gotta come back!”


Advanced tickets for the confirmed tour dates are now on sale exclusively at

A limited number of VIP Meet & Greet tickets (which include a poster signed by the band + a tour program) are available for each show for purchase. Tickets will go on sale June 6th at all other outlets.


Confirmed dates for the upcoming NIGHTWISH 2015 tour with Delain are:


2/19/2016  Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ

2/20/2016  Webster Theater – Hartford, CT

2/21/2016  Metropolis – Montreal, QC CANADA

2/22/2016  Music Hall – London, ON CANADA

2/24/2016  Carnegie Music Hall – Pittsburgh, PA

2/25/2016  LC Pavilion – Columbus, OH

2/26/2016  Royal Oak Music Theatre – Royal Oak, MI

2/27/2016  Rave – Milwaukee, WI

2/29/2016  First Avenue – Minneapolis, MN

3/01/2016  Burton Cummings Theatre – Winnipeg, MB CANADA

3/02/2016  O’Briens Events Center – Saskatoon, SK CANADA

3/03/2016  Winspear Center – Edmonton AB CANADA

3/05/2016  MacEwan Hall Ballroom – Calgary, AB CANADA

3/06/2016  Wilma Theatre –Missoula, MT

3/07/2016 Showbox SoDo – Seattle, WA

3/08/2016  Knitting Factory – Boise, ID

3/10/2016  Knitting Factory – Reno, NV

3/11/2016  City National Civic of San Jose – San Jose, CA

3/12/2016  The Grove – Anaheim, CA

3/14/2016  Rialto Theatre – Tucson, AZ

3/15/2016  City Auditorium – Colorado Springs, CO

3/16/2016  Uptown Theater – Kansas City, MO

3/18/2016  Diamond Ballroom – Oklahoma City, OK

3/19/2016  Aztec Music Hall – San Antonio, TX

3/20/2016  New Orleans Civic Theatre – New Orleans, LA

3/21/2016  Iron City Live – Birmingham, AL

3/23/2016  The Ritz – Tampa, FL



NIGHTWISH members are currently on the first leg of the North American Tour with Sabatonand Delain.


Watch all the NIGHTWISH album episodes and listen to the singles “Élan,” “Shudder Before The Beautiful,” and “Endless Forms Most Beautiful” on the Nuclear Blast YouTube

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