As the fifth most-played female artist at country-radio in nearly the last two decades, multi-platinum entertainer Sara Evans has numerous chart-topping hits to draw from during her engaging live shows. But this December, she’ll take to the stage to share her holiday favorites during her “Sara Evans – Blue Christmas Tour,” launching December 5 in Huntsville, Alabama. The 10-city festive Christmas shows, created to get fans of all ages into the spirit of the season, will highlight 90 minutes of never-before-heard songs and arrangements throughout the tour, now in its tenth year. Special guests, rising country trio Temecula Road, will open the holiday tour.
Fans can also celebrate with Sara at the show! With the “Blue Christmas With You” VIP Experience, you’ll get exclusive pre-show access with live music, exclusive merchandise, and an opportunity to meet Sara after her performance! Each package comes with a premium ticket to the show. VIP tickets are available now at smarturl.it/BlueChristmasVIP. For a complete listing of tour dates, visit https://saraevans.com/tour/.
“Sara Evans – Blue Christmas Tour”
|DATE||CITY||VENUE||ON SALE DATE|
|December 5*||Huntsville, AL||Von Braun Center||Now|
|December 6||Vicksburg, MS||WaterView Casino & Hotel||October 1|
|December 7||Robinsonville, MS||Fitzgeralds Casino & Hotel||Now|
|December 12||Mayetta, KS||Prairie Band Casino & Resort||October 4|
|December 13*||Newark, OH||The Midland Theatre||October 21|
|December 14*||Florence, IN||Belterra Casino Resort & Spa||September 30|
|December 19*||Greensburg, PA||Palace Theatre||Now|
|December 20*||Detroit, MI||MGM Grand Detroit Casino||Now|
|December 21*||Nashville, IN||Brown County Music Center||Now|
|December 22*||Prior Lake, MN||Mystic Lake Casino Hotel||Now|
*with Temecula Road
At Christmas, released in 2014, is Sara’s first full-length Christmas recording. The 10-song collection features well-known holiday classics including “Silent Night,” “Winter Wonderland,” “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” and “O Come All Ye Faithful” plus the seasonal original song and title track, written by Shane Stevens and Toby Lightman.
ABOUT SARA EVANS: Multi-platinum entertainer SARA EVANS is at the top of her game. As the fifth most-played female artist at country radio in nearly the last two decades with five No. 1 singles including “No Place That Far,” “Suds In The Bucket, “A Real Fine Place To Start,” “Born to Fly,” and “A Little Bit Stronger,” which spent 2 weeks in the top spot and was certified platinum by the R.I.A.A., Sara thrills audiences across the U.S. playing close to 100 shows each year and in 2018 headlined the “CMT Next Women of Country Tour.” Her “stunning, country voice” (Rolling Stone) has earned her the prestigious Academy of Country Music Top Female vocalist accolade as well as numerous American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Country Music Association, CMT and Grammy Awards nominations. In addition, the CMA awarded Video of the Year honors for her hit chart-topping single, “Born to Fly” from her double-platinum album of the same name. Evans’ discography also includes the platinum-selling studio albums Real Fine Place and Restless as well as the gold-certified projects Stronger and No Place That Far.
Sara continues to forge a bold, creative path with the launch of Born To Fly Records and her eighth studio album, Words, which debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums Chart. The project has been dubbed the album of her lifetime that “captures an artist in full musical flight” (Associated Press) and was named among Billboard and Rolling Stone’s favorite country albums of 2017. This year brings several exciting, new projects, including The Barker Family Band, an EP recorded with her daughter Olivia Barker and son Avery Barker as both children embark on their own solo music careers, and a new solo album from Evans as well.
In addition to a prolific country music career, Sara has been honored for her philanthropic work and in 2018 was presented the NAB Education Foundation’s Service To America Leadership Award. A Red Cross ambassador, Sara received the national Crystal Cross award for her work with the disaster-relief organization and recently raised more than $10,000 for CMA Foundation and music education from the sale of her ONEHope Sara Evans Signature Series 2014 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.
ABOUT TEMECULA ROAD: Called out by The Huffington Post, CMT, Sounds Like Nashville, and Taste of Country as one of the top new country artists to watch and named after the town they grew up in, Temecula Road (comprised of sisters Emma and Maddie Salute, and longtime friend Dawson Anderson) are known for their trademark harmonies and their covers which have earned praise from Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, and Brett Eldredge. With over 13 million streams and counting, these days it’s their original music putting them on the map. Having recently made the move to Nashville, the trio is excited to make their debut on the Grand Ole Opry on November 1.Their latest track, “Never Knew I Needed You,” is a Rolling Stone “10 Best Country Song To Hear Now” The vibey new track, written by the trio’s Dawson Anderson, along with Ben Goldsmith and Lindsay Rimes and produced by Andrew DeRoberts (Devin Dawson, Kip Moore, Eli Young Band, Jillian Jacqueline), is their second new song of the summer, a follow-up to “Fades” which hit No. 3 on Radio Disney Country’s Top 50 Chart. Over the past two years, Temecula Road made debut performances at C2C’s Country Music Festival in London, Stagecoach Music Festival and the CMA Music Festival. The band was named one of Radio Disney’s NEXT BIG THING artists and were nominated in the “The Freshest! – Radio Disney Country Best New Artist” category at the Radio Disney Music Awards, putting them in great company alongside Maren Morris, Lauren Alaina and Old Dominion. On the touring side, Temecula Road have opened for Martina McBride, Josh Turner, Joe Nichols, Easton Corbin, Lee Brice, Sara Evans, and Eli Young Band.