Mayday Parade announce ‘Welcome to Sunnyland’ fall tour

Fresh off their stint on the final Vans Warped Tour, Mayday Parade have just announced plans to return to the road later this year. On Tuesday (Aug. 7), the Florida-founded band unveiled plans to embark on the “Welcome to Sunnyland” tour during the cooler months of the year. The trek will find the five-piece performing at venues across the continent throughout the months of October and November.

The “Welcome to Sunnyland” tour will begin on Oct. 2 at the Moon in the band’s hometown of Tallahassee. The tour will stop in major cities including Las Vegas, New York, Toronto, and Philadelphia before concluding on Nov. 24 at Revolution Live in Fort Lauderdale. VIP packages will go on sale beginning this Wednesday, Aug. 8, at 10 a.m. local time while general ticket sales will begin this Friday, Aug. 10, at 10 a.m. local time. Ticket will be available on the band’s website.

This Wild Life, former Yellowcard frontman William Ryan Key, and Oh, Weatherly will open for Mayday Parade throughout the full excursion.

The forthcoming tour dates will be in support of the band’s recently released sixth studio album. Sunnyland was released back in June through Rise Records. The album debuted at the number seven and number nine on Billboard‘s Alternative and Independent Albums charts, respectively.

For now, the complete “Welcome to Sunnyland” tour itinerary can be found below.


Oct. 02 – Tallahassee, FL – The Moon
Oct. 04 – Birmingham, AL – Iron City
Oct. 05 – New Orleans, LA – House of Blues
Oct. 06 – Houston, TX – White Oak Music Hall
Oct. 07 – San Antonio, TX – Alamo City Music Hall
Oct. 09 – Dallas, TX – House of Blues
Oct. 11 – Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren
Oct. 12 – Las Vegas, NV – Vinyl @ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Oct. 14 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues
Oct. 16 – Anaheim, CA – House of Blues
Oct. 17 – Berkeley, CA – The UC Theatre
Oct. 18 – Sacramento, CA – Ace of Spades
Oct. 20 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom
Oct. 21 – Seattle, WA – The Showbox
Oct. 23 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Complex
Oct. 24 – Denver, CO – Summit Music Hall
Oct. 26 – Chicago, IL – House of Blues
Oct. 27 – Milwaukee, WI – The RaNew York Philadeplohave
Oct. 28 – St. Louis, MO – The Pageant
Oct. 30 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
Nov. 01 – Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s
Nov. 02 – Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak Music Theatre
Nov. 03 – Cleveland, OH – Agora Theatre
Nov. 04 – Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
Nov. 06 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
Nov. 07 – Toronto, ON – Rebel
Nov. 08 – Buffalo, NY – Town Ballroom
Nov. 09 – Sayreville, NJ – Starland Ballroom
Nov. 10 – Boston, MA – House of Blues
Nov. 13 – New York, NY – PlayStation Theater
Nov. 14 – Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore
Nov. 15 – Silver Spring, MD – Fillmore Silver Spring
Nov. 16 – Charlotte, NC – The Fillmore
Nov. 17 – Atlanta, GA – Masquerade
Nov. 18 – Nashville, TN – Marathon Music Works
Nov. 20 – Jacksonville, FL – Maverick’s
Nov. 21 – Tampa, FL – The Ritz Ybor
Nov. 23 – Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues
Nov. 24 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Revolution Live

Mayday Parade ask for a ‘Piece of Your Heart’ in new song, announce new album

Last month, Mayday Parade announced they had left their longtime home of Fearless Records for Rise Record where they would release their sixth studio album. Now, it looks like that brand new album may be in the hands of fans sooner rather than later. On Thursday (May 3), the Florida-founded band formally announced the title and release date for their impending new album.

Titled Sunnyland, the new album will be released on June 15 via Rise Records. Taking to social media, the band confirmed the name and release date for the 13-track album as well as debuted the music video for its first single.

“We’re happy to finally announce our first single ‘Piece of Your Heart’ off of our upcoming album Sunnyland, out June 15 on Rise Records!,” the group posted on all their social media platforms. Watch the emotional video for “Piece of Your Heart” above.

Pre-orders for the new album are currently available on Mayday Parade’s website. Sunnyland is the follow-up to the group’s last effort, 2015’s Black Lines.

In support of the band’s new record, they will hit the road this summer on the final Vans Warped Tour. Those upcoming tour dates can be found here while the complete track listing for Sunnyland can be seen below.


1. “Never Sure”
2. “It’s Hard to Be Religious When Certain People are Never Incinerated By Bolts of Lightning”
3. “Piece of Your Heart”
4. “Is Nowhere”
5. “Take My Breath Away”
6. “Stay the Same”
7. “How Do You Like Me Now”
8. “Where You Are”
9. “If I Were You”
10. “Satellite”
11. “Looks Red, Tastes Blue”
12. “Always Leaving”
13. “Sunnyland”