Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced additional spring dates for their 2017 North American Tour which is being held in support of their 11th studio album, the worldwide No. 1 The Getaway.

As was previously announced, The Getaway Tour kicks off Jan. 5, in San Antonio, Texas, and crisscrosses North America through mid-March. A spring leg of the tour has been added, which begins April 12 in Washington, D.C. A fan club ticket pre-sale for the new shows launches on Nov. 9. Every ticket purchased includes a choice of a standard physical or standard digital copy of The Getaway.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers perform at RBC Bluesfest in 2016 – photo by Sean Sisk

The Getaway debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart and at No. 2 on the Billboard Top 200 upon its release in June. The Getaway marks the Grammy Award-winning band’s seventh top 10 album and third No. 2 on the Top 200 Chart. The album debuted at No.1 in Australia, Belgium, Ireland, the Netherlands and New Zealand, and at No. 2 in the United Kingdom and Germany. The Getaway was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich.

*All dates, cities and venues below subject to change.

Feb. 4, 2017                Toronto                        Air Canada Centre
March 18, 2017           Vancouver                  Rogers Arena
May 26, 2017              Winnipeg                     MTS Centre
May 28, 2017              Edmonton                   Rogers Place
May 29, 2017              Calgary                       Scotiabank Saddledome
June 18, 2017             Quebec City                Vidéotron Centre
June 20, 2017             Montréal                      Bell Centre
June 22, 2017             Hamilton                      FirstOntario Centre
June 23, 2017             Ottawa                        Richcraft Live at Canadian Tire Centre

About Red Hot Chili Peppers

One of the most successful acts in rock history, Red Hot Chili Peppers, which is composed of singer Anthony Kiedis, bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith and guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, have sold more than 60 million albums, including five multi-platinum LPs, and won six Grammy Awards, including “Best Rock Album” for Stadium Arcadium, “Best Rock Performance By a Duo or Group” for Dani California, “Best Rock Song” for Scar Tissue, and “Best Hard Rock Performance With Vocal” for Give It Away. The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2012. The Red Hot Chili Peppers’ most recent studio album, The Getaway, was released by Warner Bros. Records on June 17, 2016. For the latest news and information about Red Hot Chili Peppers, visit their official web site and follow them on Twitter @ChiliPeppers.

Tickets go on sale Friday, Nov. 11, at 10 a.m.* at

*All Ottawa area Ticketmaster outlets will be closed on Friday, Nov. 11 until 12:30 p.m. in accordance with the Remembrance Day bylaw.