This four-day campout in Manchester, Tenn., is a favorite among summer concertgoers. Bonnaroo is known for bringing together some of the best names in rock and roll as well as jazz and hip-hop music. The festival, which lasts from Thursday, June 12 until Sunday, June 15, features artists, including Chris Rock, Metallica, Willie Nelson, Ben Folds, Kanye West, Jack Johnson and Death Cab for Cutie. Click here for the full lineup.
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
More than 30 years after they became a band, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are still rocking. Didn't catch them at the Superbowl halftime show in January? Then make sure to get tickets to their tour with Steve Windwood, kicking off May 30 in Grand Rapids, Mich., and concluding August 29 in Woodlands, Texas. Click here for the full tour schedule.
The Beach Boys
What would summer be without a Beach Boys tour? With their new album, "Warmth of the Summer," this legendary band is getting back to the roots of summer -- road trips, free time and, of course, surfin' USA. They hit Utah first on May 23 and wrap up August 27 in Verona, N.Y. Click here for the full tour schedule.
Hootie and the Blowfish
Hear some great music and feel good doing it! The Hootie and the Blowfish Homegrown tour benefits children's education. The band wants each concertgoer to bring school supplies to benefit local teachers and schools in need. The Homegrown tour begins June 27 in New Braunfels, Texas, and concludes August 15 in Charleston, S.C. Click here for the full tour schedule.
American Idols Live
Love "Idol"? Then you'll want to catch this. The top ten contestants of "American Idol's" Season 7 will be in a city near you this summer. The tour includes Brooke White, Carly Smithson, Chikezie Eze, David Archuleta, Jason Castro, Kristy Lee Cook, Michael Johns, Ramiele Malubay, Syesha Mercado and this year's winner, David Cook. The tour launches in Glendale, Ariz., July 1 and will be followed by 47 performances across the country. Click here for the full tour schedule.
Van's Warped Tour
Van's Warped Tour combines rockin' music with extreme sports to create a high octane summer-must. The tour features more than 100 acts, including The Academy Is, Gym Class Heroes, Relient K, Pennywise, and Story of the Year. The concert kicks off Friday, June 20 in Pomona, Calif., and ends August 17 in Carson, Calif. Click here for the full lineup.