Gordon Lightfoot: 80 Years Strong Tour

Gordon Lightfoot: 80 Years Strong Tour
  • December 11th 2021 8:00pm
  • December 12th 2021 8:00pm
  • Doors: 7:00 PM | Show Time: 8:00 PM

  • Event Gallery
  • $79.00 - $119.00 Reserved

The Gordon Lightfoot concerts most recently scheduled for Saturday, November 21, 2020 and Sunday, November 22, 2020 have been rescheduled to Saturday, December 11, 2021 and Sunday, December 12, 2021. Tickets will automatically be valid for the new dates, unless the ticket buyer opts for a refund, donation, or credit within 30 days of the new show date being announced. The 30-day window closed on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 11:59 PM.

Please Note: The Pre-Show Farm to Table Dinners will not be rescheduled. Anyone who had previously purchased tickets to the dinners will be automatically refunded.

Keeping You COVID Safe

The comfort, safety, and well-being of our patrons, artists, volunteers, and staff is our top priority. We've enacted guidelines and protocols to keep our guests and staff safe, healthy, and enjoying their time spent at Bethel Woods. Read more here.

Gordon Lightfoot is celebrating his 80th birthday on tour, including TWO performances at Bethel Woods. 

About the Show

Gordon Lightfoot has recorded 20 albums and has five Grammy nominations. His songs have been aired regularly for over 50 years, earning him Radio Singles Chart Positions in North America achieved by few others. Lightfoot's radio hits in the USA have earned Five #1s, Five Top 10s and Thirteen Top 40 hits. In Canada he has earned Sixteen #1s, Eighteen Top 10s and Twenty One Top 40 hits.

Aside from his success in writing, singing and performing his own songs, Lightfoot has found fortune in having his songs recorded and performed by other great artists including: Bob Dylan, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Jr., Marty Robbins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Judy Collins, Johnny Mathis, Anne Murray, Olivia Newton-John, Sarah McLachlan, Barbra Streisand, Peter Paul & Mary, Harry Belafonte, Jane’s Addiction, Richie Havens, Glen Campbell, Toby Keith and George Hamilton IV.

In June of 2012 Lightfoot's legacy was further enhanced when he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame. Lightfoot was honored for his role in defining the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and '70s. Other impressive inductees who make up the roster enshrined in the Songwriters Hall of Fame include Barry Mann, Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, Hal David and Burt Bacharach, John Fogerty, Bob Dylan, Isaac Hayes, Carole King, Paul Simon, Billy Joel, Sir Elton John, Bernie Taupin, Brian Wilson, James Taylor, James Brown, Bruce Springsteen, Jim Croce, Phil Collins, Loretta Lynn, Jimmy Webb, Van Morrison, Kris Kristofferson, Dolly Parton, Diane Warren, Garth Brooks, Leon Russell and Leonard Cohen.

In his native Canada, Lightfoot has been decorated with the highest honors bestowed to a civilian including the Governor's General Award and the Companion to the Order of Canada honor of merit. He has also won 17 Juno Awards - Canada's equivalent to the Grammy Awards. Gordon is a member of Canada's Walk of Fame and The Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame. In 2007, Canada Post honored him by issuing an official Gordon Lightfoot postage stamp. Lightfoot is also in the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame. Gordon Lightfoot is an indelible part of the Canadian national spirit and regarded as perhaps the most prolific and greatest Canadian singer-songwriter of all time.

 

Disclaimer: All dates, acts, times and ticket prices are subject to change without notice at any time. Ticket prices may increase on the day of the show.