7800 Fahrenheit Tour

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7800 Fahrenheit Tour
Tour by Bon Jovi
Start date April 28, 1985
End date December 31, 1985
Bon Jovi concert chronology

This article summarizes Bon Jovi's 7800 Fahrenheit Tour that occurred in 1985.

Tour highlights[edit]

This tour was a great experience for Bon Jovi as they made headlines around Asia and Europe especially in Japan. Bon Jovi played in their first “Monsters of Rock Festival” ever at Castle Donington and were the first band to participate in the new Farm Aid.

Lead singer Jon Bon Jovi became famous for his gravely voice and high pitched screams during this tour. They were on tour from April to December 1985, this was a longer tour than their first tour. During this tour Jon Bon Jovi won ‘Kerrang: Sex Object of the Year 1985’ as his camera friendly looks inspired women. Opener in Europe was Lee Aaron.

Set list[edit]

Tour dates[edit]

Date Venue City Country
Asia
April 20, 1985 Nakano San Puraza Tokyo Japan
April 21, 1985
April 24, 1985 Nagoya-Shi Kōkaidō Nagoya
April 25, 1985 Kōsei Nenkin Kaikan Osaka
April 26, 1985 Nakano San Puraza Tokyo
April 28, 1985 Shibuya Kōkaidō
April 29, 1985
April 30, 1985
May 2, 1985 Hokkaido Kōsei Nenkin Kaikan Sapporo
Europe
May 7, 1985 D'Eldorado Paris France
May 9, 1985 Volksbildungsheim Frankfurt West Germany
May 10, 1985 Kulturhaus Mannheim-Käfertal Mannheim
May 11, 1985 Alabamahalle Munich
May 14, 1985 Kulltuuritalo Helsinki Finland
May 15, 1985 Göta Lejon Stockholm Sweden
May 16, 1985 Falkoner Teatret Copenhagen Denmark
May 17, 1985 Markthalle Hamburg Hamburg West Germany
May 18, 1985 Noorderligt Tilburg Netherlands
May 20, 1985 Manchester Apollo Manchester England
May 21, 1985 Odeon Theatre Birmingham
May 23, 1985 Dominion Theatre London
May 24, 1985 Mayfair Ballroom Newcastle
May 25, 1985 Edinburgh Playhouse Edinburgh Scotland
North America (Playing a few own shows and supporting Donnie Iris and Ratt)
June, 1985 Capitol Theatre
Filming for Silent Night video
Passaic, NJ United States
June, 1985 The Lost Horizon Syracuse, NY
June 4, 1985 Blossom Music Center Cuyahoga Falls, OH
June 13, 1985 Syria Mosque
Supporting Donnie Iris
Pittsburgh, PA
June 16, 1985 Star Theatre
Supporting Donnie Iris
Youngstown, OH
June 18, 1985 Salina Bicentennial Center Salina, KS
June 20, 1985 Memorial Hall Kansas City, KS
June 22, 1985 Philip A. Hart Plaza
Filming for In And Out Of Love video
Detroit, MI
June 28, 1985 Great Adventure Jackson Township, NJ
June 29, 1985 Marcus Amphitheatre At Henry Maier Festival Park
Summerfest '85
Milwaukee, WI
July 4, 1985 Castle Farms Charlevoix, MI
July 6, 1985 Grand Rapids Civic Auditorium Grand Rapids, MI
July 9, 1985 Ohio Center Columbus, OH
July 10, 1985 Hara Arena Dayton, OH
July 12, 1985 Louisville Gardens Louisville, KY
July 13, 1985 Charleston Civic Center Charleston, WV
July 16, 1985 Blossom Music Center Cuyahoga Falls, OH
July 17, 1985 Kellogg Arena Battle Creek, MI
July 19, 1985 Market Square Arena Indianapolis, IN
July 20, 1985 Kiel Auditorium St. Louis, MO
July 22, 1985 Starlight Theatre Kansas City, MO
July 23, 1985 Kansas Coliseum Wichita, KS
July 24, 1985 Lloyd Noble Center Norman, OK
July 26, 1985 Ector County Coliseum Odessa, TX
July 27, 1985 Frank C. Erwin, Jr. Special Events Center Austin, TX
July 28, 1985 Lubbock Municipal Coliseum Lubbock, TX
July 29, 1985 Memorial Coliseum Corpus Christi, TX
July 30, 1985 San Antonio Convention Center San Antonio, TX
August 1, 1985 Tucson Convention Center Tucson, AZ
August 2, 1985 Compton Terrace Chandler, AZ
August 3, 1985 Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre Irvine, CA
August 6, 1985 Taylor County Expo Center Abilene, TX
August 7, 1985 Beaumont Civic Center Beaumont, TX
August 8, 1985 Riverside Centroplex Baton Rouge, LA
August 9, 1985 Mississippi Coast Coliseum Biloxi, MS
August 10, 1985 Hirsch Memorial Coliseum Shreveport, LA
August 11, 1985 Barton Coliseum Little Rock, AR
August 13, 1985 Mud Island Amphitheatre Memphis, TN
Europe
August 17, 1985 Donington Park
Monsters Of Rock '85
Donington England
North America
August 20, 1985 Freedom Hall Civic Center Johnson City, TN United States
August 21, 1985 University Of Tennessee At Chattanooga Chattanooga, TN
August 22, 1985 Nashville Municipal Auditorium Nashville, TN
August 23, 1985 Mesker Amphitheatre Evansville, IN
August 24, 1985
Texxas Jam '85
Cotton Bowl Dallas, TX
August 25, 1985 Five Flags Center Dubuque, IA
August 31, 1985 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Oakland, CA
September 5, 1985 Memorial Coliseum Portland, OR
September 9, 1985 MetraPark Arena Billings, MT[1][2]
September 11, 1985 McNichols Sports Arena Denver, CO
September 13, 1985 Rushmore Plaza Civic Center Rapid City, SD
September 14, 1985 Bismarck Civic Center Bismarck, ND
September 15, 1985 Ralph Engelstad Arena Grand Forks, ND
September 21, 1985 La Crosse Center La Crosse, WI
September 22, 1985 Memorial Stadium
Farm Aid '85
Champaign, IL
September 27, 1985 Rosemont Horizon Rosemont, IL
September 28, 1985 Joe Louis Arena Detroit, MI
September 29, 1985 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Buffalo, NY
October 2, 1985 Civic Arena Pittsburgh, PA
October 3, 1985 Onondaga County War Memorial Syracuse, NY
October 4, 1985 New Haven Veterans Memorial Coliseum New Haven, CT
October 5, 1985 Centrum In Worcester Worcester, MA
October 7, 1985 Providence Civic Center Providence, RI
October 8, 1985 Cumberland County Civic Center Portland, ME
October 10, 1985 Rochester Community War Memorial Rochester, NY
October 12, 1985 Spectrum Philadelphia, PA
October 13, 1985 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Field House Troy, NY
October 14, 1985 Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena Binghamton, NY
October 15, 1985 Capital Centre Landover, MD
October 18, 1985 Brendan Byrne Arena East Rutherford, NJ
October 19, 1985 Cambria County War Memorial Arena Johnstown, PA
October 20, 1985 Erie Veterans Memorial Stadium Erie, PA
October 21, 1985 Richfield Coliseum Richfield Township, OH
October 23, 1985 Richmond Coliseum Richmond, VA
October 25, 1985 Cumberland County Crown Coliseum Fayetteville, NC
October 26, 1985 Charlotte Coliseum Charlotte, NC
October 27, 1985 Carolina Coliseum Columbia, SC
October 30, 1985 Asheville Civic Center Asheville, NC
November 1, 1985 Dorton Arena Raleigh, NC
November 3, 1985 Greensboro Coliseum Greensboro, NC
November 4, 1985 Huntington Civic Center Huntington, WV
November 5, 1985 Rupp Arena Lexington, KY
November 6, 1985 Commack Arena Commack, NY
November 9, 1985 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Uniondale, NY
November 10, 1985 Lansing Civic Center Lansing, MI
November 12, 1985 Met Center Bloomington, MN
November 13, 1985 Dane County Coliseum Madison, WI
November 15, 1985 Omaha Civic Auditorium Omaha, NE
November 16, 1985 Tulsa Convention Center Tulsa, OH
November 17, 1985 John Q. Hammons Student Center Springfield, MO
November 18, 1985 Barnhill Arena Fayetteville, AR
November 20, 1985 Pine Bluff Convention Center Pine Bluff, AR
November 22, 1985 Monroe Civic Center Monroe, LA
November 23, 1985 Lake Charles Civic Center Lake Charles, LA
November 24, 1985 Senator Nat G. Kiefer University Of New Orleans Lakefront Arena New Orleans, LA
November 26, 1985 Mississippi Coliseum Jackson, MS
November 27, 1985 Von Braun Civic Center Huntsville, AL
November 29, 1985 General James White Memorial Civic Auditorium And Coliseum Knoxville, TN
November 30, 1985 Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center Birmingham, AL
December 1, 1985 Columbus Municipal Auditorium Columbus, GA
December 3, 1985 Omni Coliseum Atlanta, GA
December 4, 1985 Pensacola Civic Center Pensacola, FL
December 5, 1985 Tallahassee-Leon County Civic Center Tallahassee, FL
December 6, 1985 Orange County Convention Center Orlando, FL
December 8, 1985 Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Coliseum Jacksonville, FL
December 9, 1985 Bayfront Center St. Petersburg, FL
December 10, 1985 Lee County Civic Center Fort Myers, FL
December 11, 1985 Hollywood Sportatorium Pembroke Pines, FL
December 13, 1985 Coliseo Roberto Clemente San Juan Puerto Rico
December 16, 1985 Tarrant County Convention Center Fort Worth, TX
December 17, 1985 Reunion Arena Dallas, TX
December 18, 1985 The Summit Houston, TX
December 20, 1985 Amarillo Civic Center Amarillo, TX
December 21, 1985 El Paso County Coliseum El Paso, TX
December 22, 1985 Tingley Coliseum Albuquerque, NM
December 26, 1985 Orange Pavilion San Bernardino, CA
December 27, 1985 The Forum Inglewood, CA
December 28, 1985 Cow Palace Dala City, CA
December 29, 1985 Selland Arena Fresno, CA
December 30, 1985 Thomas And Mack Center Paradise, NV
December 31, 1985 San Diego Sports Arena San Diego, CA

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