It’s the most wonderful time of the year and the fun never stops when you’re at a concert. Share your love of music with your friends and family this holiday season by gifting them tickets to a show! Although everyone thinks of summer as concert season, you don’t have to wait that long. Plus, gifting experiences is the perfect way to provide happy memories to your favorite people. So, we’ve compiled a list of some of the hottest shows to keep you warm this winter. Grab your tickets soon and maybe you can snag a holiday deal.
1. Vance Joy
Vance Joy is bringing his vibrant energy across North America this February and March. Feel the warmth of the “Saturday Sun” even if it’s chilly out. A Vance Joy ticket is the perfect gift for your indie friends. It’s also a great show if you want to bring your whole family. Vance Joy is for everyone and he’ll have every audience member leaving with a smile on their face. Pair the tickets with a ukulele so they can learn how to play “Riptide” before the show.
Here’s the perfect gift for the raver in your life. Just because the sun sets at 4pm doesn’t mean you have to stop dancing. Subtronics will be touring all across the United States bringing fun vibes and a variety of talented openers to a city near you. Put on your kandi and platform shoes and get ready for an amazing night. If you’re gifting Subtronics tickets this holiday season, maybe include a fun rave outfit to complete the present.
3. Meet Me @ The Altar
Tickets for Meet Me @ The Altar are perfect for the girl who rocks in your life. These icons are proving that women are here to run the pop punk world. Plus, this is the band’s first headline tour, so you and your friends will not want to miss out. Get ready to mosh this March. The ticket pairs perfectly with your favorite hair dye and Vans.
4. Tove Lo
Tove Lo tickets are the ideal gift for the person in your life who loves a pop icon. The Swedish singer will have everyone on their feet. So forget the gift of a gym membership and sign your favorite Tove Lo fan up for a night of endless dancing. Pair the concert tickets with an incredible sparkly outfit to wear to the show and you will win the best gift award this holiday season.
Get ready for pure vibes this March and April with Polyphia. The progressive rock band from Texas does mainly instrumental tracks, which may sound boring to the average person. Yet, they’re anything but boring. A ticket to a Polyphia show is perfect for the guitar player in your life because no one is playing intricate guitar solos like Tim Henson and Scott LePage. Tickets to a Polyphia show will pair perfect with instrument lessons because the show is sure to be inspiring.
6. Carrie Underwood
Carrie Underwood is back with more dates for her Denim and Rhinestones tour and tickets are the perfect gift for your favorite country girl (or guy). Grab your cowboy boots and get to your nearest arena. Plus, you can release any pent up anger by screaming the lyrics to “Before He Cheats” with several thousand new friends. We know Carrie will be pulling out all the stops to make this an over-the-top, unforgettable evening. And, you can pair the tickets with a cowboy hat and/or some bedazzled denim.
For the person in your life who’s always looking to see an up-and-coming artist before they get big, gift them tickets to see Inhaler. The band from Ireland has similar vibes to artists from across the pond like Arctic Monkeys, The 1975, and Catfish and the Bottlemen. Their feel-good music is perfect for a night of dancing at your favorite small venue. Pair tickets to their show with a Guinness or Irish coffee.
8. Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen tickets are the perfect gift for your favorite dad or the person in your life who loves dad music. The Boss always puts on an unforgettable show so you can’t go wrong with tickets to see him and the iconic E Street Band. With years work of hits, your friends and loved ones will be singing and swaying all night. And you can pair the tickets with some iconic blue jeans a la Born In The USA. Bonus gifting points if you’re from New Jersey or go to the Jersey show.
9. A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie
For the rap fan in your life, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie is back to promote his new album Me Vs. Myself. With limited tour dates right now, tickets are selling fast so grab them fast so you can have the best gift for your friends or family. Julius aka Boogie has incredible stage presence and will be bringing the energy to a city near you. Gift the tickets with a cool hoodie so your friends know you’re cool, but still love a dad joke.
10. Okeechobee Fest
If you’re the overachieving friend or the one always dragging others to festivals, get your bestie a ticket for Okeechobee Fest. The lineup this year is incredible with a mix of artists in all genres such as EDM, indie, rap, and rock. Plus, if you’re from up north, it the perfect excuse to escape the cold for a quick trip to Florida in early March. With 4 days of fun, gifting a festival ticket is a great way to create memories for years to come. This gift pairs well with a hydration backpack as it’s the perfect +1 to any festival.