WWE is getting back on the road. This announcement was expected as many reports have already come out regarding their plans for July. Money In The Bank was already expected for Texas with SummerSlam taking place in Las Vegas. The company just announced a 25-city tour that will run through Labor Day.
FOX Sports got the exclusive news that WWE is returning to the road. The first three events will go on sale on Wednesday, May 26th at 11:00 AM EST. Those first three event will include SmackDown, Money in the Bank, and Raw, all taking place in Texas. We are still waiting on an official confirmation about SummerSlam’s location.
WWE returns to live events with a 25-city tour running through Labor Day. The tour starts with the July 16th Friday Night SmackDown at the Toyota Center in Houston, TX!
You can check out the current touring schedule (so far) below:
Friday, July 16: SmackDown – Toyota Center in Houston
Sunday, July 18: Money In The Bank – Dickies Arena in Fort Worth
Monday, July 19: Raw – American Airlines Center in Dallas
The remainder of the stops on WWE’s 25-city tour will be announced in the next few weeks. Adam Pearce, Director of Live Events, already commented on this to let fans know that they are currently scouting locations.
Scouting locations as we speak! Where do YOU want us to come?!
This news confirms previous reports of WWE’s intentions to bring live fans back on July 16th for the go-home SmackDown before Money in the Bank. As we previously reported, FOX was growing a bit impatient and wanted an announcement made soon. That took place this morning.
Are you excited about WWE’s return to the road? Where do you want them to visit next? Sound off in the comments!