Kenny Chesney is coming back to Twin Cities, but not Target Field

Tickets are on sale for the May 5 show.
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He's played Target Field so many times in recent years it's almost like a residency, but Kenny Chesney is heading across downtown Minneapolis for his next visit to Minnesota.

The country legend announced his "No Shoes Nation" tour on Wednesday, with a stop at U.S. Bank Stadium penciled in for May 5.

On the plus side it means there will be more tickets available, on the downside half the people who go won't be able to hear him properly because of the stadium's appalling concert acoustics.

The announcement brings down the curtain on what could have become a tradition at the home of the Minnesota Twins.

Chesney was the first act to perform at Target Field, joining Tim McGraw for a show in July 2012.

He followed it up a year later with the Zac Brown Band, before he was joined by Jason Aldean for a two-show visit in July 2015.

Opening for him this coming May will be Thomas Rhett, who's playing the Xcel Energy Center next week. 

Presale tickets for the U.S. Bank Stadium show were made available to No Shoes Nation at 10 a.m. Wednesday, with public tickets going on sale at 10 a.m. on Oct. 27.

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