Great Shows Coming to the Amherst Area

Many great shows are coming to surrounding area in the next couple of months. Make sure to mark your calendars NOW so that you don’t miss out!

March 28 + 29: Vroom vroom! That is the sound of the Monster X Tour coming to town. Featuring high flying freestyle motocross, demolition derbies and, of course, the monster trucks, this is an exciting event for the entire family. Advance discount tickets are available at online at, by phone at 1-800-745-3000, all Ticketmaster Outlets, or the Mullins Center Box Office.

April 23: Grammy award wining rock star Melissa Etheridge is making her way through town in April. Known for such hits as “I’m The Only One” and “Come to My Window,” Ms. Etheridge has released 11 albums, three of which went multi-platinum. Be sure to check out her show. She is performing at the Calvin Theatre & Performing Arts Center. Get ticket information here

May 3: Animal lovers are in for a treat when the SuperDogs show comes to town. Featuring experienced trainers leading ‘man’s best friend’ in numbers with jumping and dancing, this is a unique show for the entire family. Plus, the Olate Dogs, winners of Season 7 of America’s Got Talent will be making a special guest appearance at the Massachusetts show. Visit for more information.

July 11 & 12: Nothing says Summer like the Dave Mathews Band. The band has sold more than 30 million records worldwide and has recorded hits like “Crash Into Me” and “two Step.” Known for lengthy improvisational renditions of their songs while accompanied by an elaborate video and lighting show, the band is known for playing the songs differently each time. Make sure you are there to witness the band doing their thing. Visit for more information on tickets.

August 17: Ready for a throwback to end the summer? How about The Beach Boys? Known as “America’s Band,” the Beach Boys have sold over 110 million records worldwide and are listed at number 12 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2004 list of the "100 Greatest Artists of All Time."  Get ticket information for their show in Webster here