LMFAO, Third Eye Blind, Boys Like Girls Lead Bamboozle Roadshow

February 24, 2010 12:00 AM ET

For the third straight year, the Bamboozle Festival will go mobile this summer with the 26-city Bamboozle Roadshow. Boys Like Girls, LMFAO, All Time Low and Third Eye Blind will headline the tour, which kicks off at Maryland's Merriweather Post Pavilion on May 21st. Good Charlotte, Hanson, hellogoodbye, Shwayze, Forever the Sickest Kids and Cartel are also on the bill, and more artists will be announced soon. (The lineup will vary from location to location, so check the tour's official site for updated info.)

As Rolling Stone previously reported, Weezer, Paramore, Drake, MGMT and Ke$ha will headline Bamboozle's New Jersey fest on May 1st and 2nd, and AFI and Something Corporate will lead the charge at the California event on March 27th and 28th. The ever-expanding Bamboozle is also setting up a Chicago outpost on May 15th with 3Oh!3 and Cobra Starship fronting the bill.

Pre-sale tickets for the Roadshow go on sale March 3rd. Check out the tour dates below:

Bamboozle Roadshow May 21 - Columbia, MD @ Merriweather Post Pavilion
May 22 - Charlotte, NC @ Uptown Amphitheatre
May 23 - Atlanta, GA @ Six Flags Over Georgia
May 25 - West Palm Beach, FL @ Cruzan Amphitheatre
May 26 - Tampa, FL @ Ford Amphitheatre
May 28 - Houston, TX @ Verizon Wireless Theatre
May 29 - Arlington, TX @ Six Flags Over Texas
May 30 - San Antonio, TX @ Six Flags Fiesta Texas
Jun. 2 - Phoenix, AZ @ Cricket Amphitheatre
Jun. 5 - Concord, CA @ Sleep Train Pavilion
Jun. 6 - Chula Vista, CA @ Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre
Jun. 10 - Minneapolis, MN @ Cabooze Plaza
Jun. 11 - Milwaukee, WI @ Eagles Ballroom
Jun. 12 - Chicago, IL @ Soldier Field - Parking Lot
Jun. 13 - Eureka, MO @ Six Flags St. Louis
Jun. 15 - Clarkston, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
Jun. 18 - Cleveland, OH @ Time Warner Cable Amphitheatre
Jun. 19 - Cincinnati, OH @ PNC Pavilion
Jun. 20 - Philadelphia, PA @ Festival Pier
Jun. 23 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Amphitheatre
Jun. 24 - Jackson, NJ @ Six Flags Great Adventure
Jun. 25 - Hershey, PA @ Hershey Park Pavilion & Stadium
Jun. 26 - Nassau, NY @ Nassau Coliseum
Jun. 27 - Boston, MA @ Comcast Center

Related Stories:
Paramore and Weezer to Headline The Bamboozle in May 2010
Bamboozle 2009: Six Breakout Bands to Watch

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