The beloved band Dark Star Orchestra has announced their fall tour, so that we can mark our calendars early!  What famous Grateful Dead sets will they commemorate?  What do you hope to hear?  They are guaranteed to play your favorite tunes in perfect tribute, only the way that DSO can. Check out the dates and see when they will be visiting a city near you, and don’t miss their annual Jam in the Sand vacation getaway.


9/21 – San Antonio, TX – The Aztec Theatre

9/22 – Austin, TX – Stubb’s Austin

9/23 – Dallas, TX – House of Blues Dallas

9/26 – Salina, KS – Stiefel Theatre for the Performing Arts

9/28 – Boulder, CO – Boulder Theater

9/29 – Boulder, CO – Boulder Theater

9/30 – Boulder, CO – Boulder Theater

10/2 – Omaha, NE – Slowdown

10/5 – Cleveland, OH – House of Blues Cleveland

10/6 – Cincinnati, OH – Taft Theatre

10/7 – Columbus, OH – Express LIVE

10/10 – Grand Rapids, MI – The Intersection

10/12 – Detroit, MI – The Majestic

10/13 – Chicago, IL – The Vic Theatre

10/14 – Milwaukee, WI – Pabst / Riverside / Turner Hall


Visit for ticketing links + full details on the band’s 20th Anniversary VIP Soundcheck and Poster Signing Experience with the band. Each VIP Soundcheck/Poster Signing pass receives:

* Exclusive behind-the-scenes access to a Dark Star Orchestra Soundcheck Experience

* 20th year commemorative poster and poster signing with the band

* 20th year souvenir laminate

* 20th year sticker

* These VIP passes do not include a ticket to the show.


Nothing makes Deadheads feel more like VIP than flying away with DSO to beautiful Runaway Bay, Jamaica, January 18-22 for Dark Star’s Jam in the Sand VI.  Fans gets to lounge around by the pool or on the beach with your choice of refreshing beverages while enjoying four full two-set DSO shows, as well as three sets each of Hot Tuna and the Rumpke Mountain Boys.  All-inclusive packages include unlimited food and drink from multiple on-site bars and restaurants as well as a bevy of water sports and tropical activities to pass the time.  Scuba, snorkel, paddle-board, swimming or golf.  Full details at