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Def Leppard and Motley Crue have just been announced to play a new show in Buenos Aires, Argentina on The World Tour 2023.

The World Tour 2023 is due to start in Mexico City in February 2023.

This first leg will now comprise 7 shows in outdoor venues.

The second leg starts in Sheffield in late May and sees them play 21 stadiums and/or festivals across UK, Ireland and Europe.

A third leg was announced earlier this month with 6 shows so far announced for a brief return to stadiums in the USA after The Stadium Tour 2022.

A new show has been added today which sees the band return to Argentina for the first time since September 2017.

Both Def Leppard and Motley Crue will be playing Parque Sarmiento in Buenos Aires, Argentina on 9th March 2023.

Tickets for the show go on sale from 11th January.

This show replaces the cancelled show in Curitiba, Brazil which had also been scheduled for 9th March.

Sav also revealed the band are back in rehearsals posting a photo on Instagram from yesterday.


Motley Crue will close this show.

They were due to close the original show on this date in Curitiba, Brazil.

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Def Leppard - The World Tour 2023 New Show

  • Location - Parque Sarmiento, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Date - 9th March 2023
  • Concert Capacity - 20,000
  • Closing Band - Motley Crue

The first time at this venue and first ever outdoor show in Argentina.

The venue is located 3.7 miles to the North West of the city centre of Buenos Aires within a park area.

Buenos Aires was first played in April 1997 on the Slang tour and remains the only city to be played in Argentina.

The fourth ever show in the city and country with the last date taking place in September 2017 at Estadio Luna Park.

Both April 1997 shows were also indoors at Cine Teatro Gran Rex and Dr. Jekyll Club.

The main photo above shows the band in April 1997 at a charity football match dressed in the National football team kit of Argentina.

Motley Crue last played the city in May 2011 at the Estadio Cubierto Malvinas Argentinas for two nights and had previously played here once before that in 2008.

Show Poster.

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Def Leppard - The World Tour 2023 Dates


Friday, February 10, 2023 Atlantic City, NJ @ Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena - (MC Closing)
Saturday, February 11, 2023 Atlantic City, NJ @ Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena - (DL Closing)


Sat Feb 18, 2023 Mexico City, Mexico @ Foro Sol
Tue Feb 21, 2023 Monterrey, Mexico @ Borrego Sports Center
Sat Feb 25, 2023 Bogota, Colombia @ Parque Metropolitano Simón Bolívar
Tue Feb 28, 2023 Lima, Peru @ Estadio Nacional - (First Show In Peru)


Fri Mar 03, 2023 Santiago, Chile @ Estadio Bicentenario de La Florida
Tue Mar 07, 2023 Sao Paulo, Brazil @ Allianz Parque
Thu Mar 09, 2023 Buenos Aires, Argentina @ Parque Sarmiento - NEW
Thu Mar 09, 2023 Curitiba, Brazil @ Couto Pereira Stadium - CANCELLED
Sat Mar 11, 2023 Porto Alegre, Brazil @ Arena do Grêmio - CANCELLED


Mon May 22, 2023 Sheffield, England @ Bramall Lane
Thu May 25, 2023 Mönchengladbach, Germany @ SparkassenPark Mönchengladbach
Sat May 27, 2023 Munich, Germany @ Koenigsplatz (King's Square)
Mon May 29, 2023 Budapest, Hungary @ MVM Dome (Budapesti Multifunkcionális Sportcsarnok)
Wed May 31, 2023 Krakow, Poland @ Tauron Arena Krakow


Fri Jun 2, 2023 Prague, Czech Republic @ Prague Rocks *
Sat Jun 3, 2023 Hannover, Germany @ Expo Plaza
Wed Jun 7, 2023 Solvesborg, Sweden @ Sweden Rock Festival *
Fri Jun 9, 2023 Hyvinkää, Finland @ RockFest *
Sun Jun 11, 2023 Trondheim, Norway @ Trondheim Rocks (Bryggeribyen EC Dahls Arena) *
Wed Jun 14, 2023 Copenhagen, Denmark @ COPENHELL *
Fri Jun 16, 2023 Clisson/Val de Moine, France @ HELLFEST (Main Stage 1) *
Sun Jun 18, 2023 Dessel, Belgium @ Graspop Metal Meeting *
Tue Jun 20, 2023 Milan, Italy @ Ippodromo del Galoppo di San Siro
Fri Jun 23, 2023 Lisbon, Portugal @ Passeio Marítimo de Algés
Sat Jun 24, 2023 Rivas-Vaciamadrid, Spain @ Auditorio Miguel Ríos
Tue Jun 27, 2023 Thun, Switzerland @ Stockhorn Arena


Sat Jul 1, 2023 London, England @ Wembley Stadium
Sun Jul 2, 2023 Lytham/Lytham St. Annes, England @ Lytham Festival (Lytham Green) *
Tue Jul 4, 2023 Dublin/Rathfarnham, Ireland @ Marlay Park
Thu Jul 6, 2023 Glasgow, Scotland @ Hampden Park


Saturday, August 5th, 2023 Syracuse, NY @ JMA Wireless Dome
Tuesday, August 8th, 2023 Columbus, OH @ Ohio Stadium
Friday, August 11th, 2023 Fargo, ND @ Fargodome
Sunday, August 13th, 2023 Omaha, NE Charles Schwab Field Omaha
Wednesday, August 16th, 2023 Tulsa, OK @ Skelly Field at H. A. Chapman Stadium
Friday, August 18th, 2023 El Paso, TX @ Sun Bowl Stadium

* = Festival.

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