Date
Event
Friday 7:30 PM Paris, France tickets from $149
Tuesday 5:00 PM New York, NY tickets from $89
Wednesday 5:00 PM New York, NY tickets from $91
Friday 6:30 PM Columbus, OH tickets from $94
Monday 8:00 PM Grand Prairie, TX tickets from $116
Tuesday 6:00 PM Bee Cave, TX tickets from $103
Thursday 8:00 PM Alpharetta, GA tickets from $86
Sunday 7:00 PM Columbia, MD tickets from $55
Thursday 7:30 PM Philadelphia, PA tickets from $91
Friday 7:30 PM Boston, MA tickets from $145
Saturday 7:00 PM Detroit, MI tickets from $102
Wednesday 7:00 PM Chicago, IL tickets from $133
Friday 3:30 AM Minneapolis, MN tickets from $122
Monday 5:30 PM Burnaby, Canada tickets from $97
Tuesday 8:00 PM Seattle, WA
Wednesday 6:30 PM Troutdale, OR tickets from $95
Friday 7:30 PM Berkeley, CA tickets from $101
Saturday 8:15 PM Universal City, CA tickets from $112
Tuesday 3:30 AM Morrison, CO tickets from $94
Thursday 7:30 PM Magna, UT tickets from $95

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The just-announced Foster the People world tour has the music scene buzzing as people start wondering how they’re going to get their hands on one of the hottest tickets of the year. As “Pumped Up Kicks” hit the radio, Spotify and countless multi-media outlets over the course of the last year, you could see the effect on Foster the People ticket prices pretty clearly.

Foster the People Ticket Prices

It’s all in the venue, in some respects, when you look at how varied Foster the People concert ticket prices were on average over the last nine months. In August, one show in Chicago cost $216.65 on average while the following show two nights later in Detroit was only $31.08 – an 85.6% drop in just two nights! If you take a look at Foster the People ticket prices in 2011 by month, you’ll see a distinct summer peak marked by some of the priciest shows. When the weather’s warm and school’s out, it’s time for all the other kids with pumped up kicks to dance all around, I suppose. (Sorry, too easy.)

Month Avg. Price
Feb-11 $83.20
Mar-11 $52.18
Apr-11 $72.18
May-11 $67.28
Jun-11 $79.71
Jul-11 $147.04
Aug-11 $78.96
Sep-11 $87.32
Oct-11 $97.26
Nov-11 $97.85
Dec-11 $87.72
 

As the year rolled on, expensive Foster the People tour dates produced ticket averages of $237.46 (Austin, TX), $160.75 (San Francisco), $155.77 (Sunrise, FL) and $101.08 (Seattle). Three shows in the last week – two in Portland, OR, and one in Columbus, OH – gave fans the opportunity to see Foster the People live for less than $50 on average. Sometimes, you just get lucky.

City State Venue Name Date Avg. Price
San Francisco CA The Independent 2011-03-23 $60.53
Portland OR Mississippi Studios 2011-03-25 $40.00
Minneapolis MN 7th Street Entry 2011-04-01 $32.00
Allston MA Harpers Ferry 2011-04-07 $37.92
New York NY Mercury Lounge 2011-04-08 $84.07
Brooklyn NY Knitting Factory Brooklyn 2011-04-09 $90.00
Philadelphia PA Kungfu Necktie 2011-04-10 $47.41
Vancouver BC Venue Vancouver 2011-05-31 $72.50
Portland OR McMenamins Crystal Ballroom 2011-06-01 $42.15
Denver CO Bluebird Theater 2011-06-08 $38.14
Minneapolis MN Fine Line Music Cafe 2011-06-11 $39.01
Cleveland OH Grog Shop 2011-06-13 $35.71
Columbus OH Newport Music Hall 2011-06-14 $43.00
Boston MA House of Blues Boston 2011-06-16 $67.63
Toronto ON Mod Club Theatre 2011-06-18 $75.16
Brooklyn NY Music Hall of Williamsburg 2011-06-20 $37.20
New York NY Bowery Ballroom – NY 2011-06-21 $60.72
Washington DC 9:30 Club 2011-06-22 $41.63
Philadelphia PA Theatre of Living Arts 2011-06-28 $43.34
Nashville TN Mercy Lounge 2011-06-29 $14.50
Atlanta GA Masquerade (Atlanta) 2011-06-30 $52.81
Houston TX Warehouse Live 2011-07-01 $36.27
Austin TX Emos 2011-07-02 $53.13
Dallas TX The Loft (Dallas) 2011-07-03 $43.52
Tucson AZ Club Congress 2011-07-05 $79.00
San Diego CA House of Blues (San Diego) 2011-07-06 $53.55
Chico CA El Rey Theatre (Chico) 2011-07-07 $67.74
Chico CA El Rey Theatre (Chico) 2011-07-08 $80.28
Chicago IL Hutchinson Field Grant Park 2011-08-05 $216.65
Detroit MI Magic Stick 2011-08-07 $31.08
Millvale PA Mr. Smalls Theatre 2011-08-08 $55.75
Buffalo NY Tralf 2011-08-09 $65.47
Brooklyn NY Prospect Park 2011-08-11 $66.23
San Francisco CA Golden Gate Park – Polo Field 2011-08-12 $160.75
Scottsdale AZ Venue of Scottsdale 2011-09-13 $80.41
Dallas TX House of Blues Dallas 2011-09-15 $87.22
Austin TX Zilker Park 2011-09-16 $237.46
Houston TX House of Blues (Houston) 2011-09-17 $71.24
New Orleans LA House of Blues (New Orleans) 2011-09-19 $53.22
Orlando FL House of Blues Orlando 2011-09-20 $48.48
Atlanta GA Masquerade (Atlanta) 2011-09-21 $40.64
Richmond VA The National 2011-09-23 $64.55
Washington DC 9:30 Club 2011-09-26 $71.14
New York NY Terminal 5 2011-09-27 $63.24
New York NY Terminal 5 2011-09-28 $75.17
Boston MA House of Blues Boston 2011-09-29 $82.85
Toronto ON Sound Academy 2011-10-01 $72.85
Columbus OH Lifestyle Communities Pavilion 2011-10-02 $76.84
Indianapolis IN Vogue Theatre 2011-10-04 $51.16
Chicago IL Riviera Theatre (Chicago) 2011-10-05 $79.30
Seattle WA Showbox SoDo 2011-10-09 $101.18
Vancouver BC Commodore Ballroom 2011-10-10 $72.55
Portland OR Roseland Theater 2011-10-12 $74.79
San Francisco CA Fillmore (SF) 2011-10-13 $67.30
San Francisco CA Fillmore (SF) 2011-10-14 $86.23
Los Angeles CA Wiltern Theatre 2011-10-15 $88.62
Pomona CA Fox Theatre Pomona 2011-10-16 $58.88
Los Angeles CA Wiltern Theatre 2011-10-18 $78.17
Norfolk VA Constant Convocation Center 2011-12-01 $61.90
Tampa FL 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre 2011-12-03 $86.15
Minneapolis MN First Avenue 2011-12-04 $95.42
Portland OR McMenamins Crystal Ballroom 2011-12-06 $50.51
Seattle WA Key Arena 2011-12-07 $93.48
Columbus OH Lifestyle Communities Pavilion 2011-12-08 $46.70
Sunrise FL BankAtlantic Center 2011-12-10 $155.77
Portland OR McMenamins Crystal Ballroom 2011-12-14 $40.27

Foster the People Tickets for World Tour

Foster the People will be playing venues across the US as well as all over the map in Asia, Australia, and Europe. With a variety of openers including The Kooks and Tokyo Police Club, the group will look to soar to new heights with their crazy ups and change the colors on the wall for fans who have yet to experience them live.

Foster the People Live Pumped Up Kicks on YouTube

Keep in mind how the Foster the People tickets sold in 2011 as you consult the Foster the People 2012 tour dates to plan how you’ll catch this hot new group live and in person. Make sure you share this information with your friends, too, so no one is left out of the fun!

Date
Event
Friday 7:30 PM Paris, France tickets from $149