Paul McCartney to play 'Farewell to Candlestick' concert

Paul McCartney to play 'Farewell to Candlestick' concert
April 24, 2014, 9:30 am
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Paul McCartney will be performing Aug. 14 at Candlestick, the site of the Beatles' final concert on Aug. 29, 1966. (AP)

Paul McCartney announced on his website Thursday he will return to San Francisco and will be performing at Candlestick Park on August 14 as the final concert at the former home of the 49ers and Giants. 

McCartney's 2014 U.S. 'Out There' U.S. tour is scheduled to make 16 stops with the final concert to be played at Candlestick. McCartney will close the same iconic venue where The Beatles played their final concert date on August 29, 1966. 

Tickets will go on sale May 5 at 10 a.m. local time. 

Here are the dates for the U.S. 2014 tour from McCartney's website:

PAUL McCARTNEY

OUT THERE U.S. TOUR 2014

Newly Confirmed Date in BOLD


June 14: Lubbock, TX - United Spirit Arena

June 16: Dallas, TX - American Airlines Center

June 19: New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center (SOLD OUT)

June 21: Atlanta, GA - Philips Arena

June 22: Jacksonville, FL - Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena

June 25: Nashville, TN - Bridgestone Arena

June 26: Louisville, KY – Yum! Center (SOLD OUT)

July 5: Albany, NY – Times Union Center (SOLD OUT)

July 7: Pittsburgh, PA – Consol Energy Center (SOLD OUT)
July 9: Chicago, IL - United Center

July 12: Fargo, ND - Fargodome

July 14: Lincoln, NE - Pinnacle Bank Arena

July 16: Kansas City, MO - Sprint Center
August 2: Minneapolis, MN - Target Field
August 7: Salt Lake City, UT - EnergySolutions Arena
August 14: San Francisco, CA - Candlestick Park