The summer tour season is heating up and will soon see Aerosmith on the road for the "Global Warming," North American tour, kicking off June 16th in Minneapolis, MN. Cheap Trick will join the trek as opening act. Tickets will go on sale March 30th and 31st at Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com.

In a statement, Steven Tyler declared, "The old Aerosmith is back with a new vengeance and we will kick your ass and make out with your mothers."  Joe Perry added, "Can't wait to bring this band back home. It feels like we've been away too long."

Aerosmith fans in the region will get a chance to road trip to see the 'Bean Town' Rockers in Denver on August 1st.

Here are the confirmed dates:

6/16 -- Minneapolis, MN, Target Center
6/19 -- Cleveland, OH, Quicken Loans Arena
6/22 -- Chicago, IL, United Center
6/27 -- Toronto, ON, Air Canada Centre
7/1 -- Uniondale, NY, Nassau Coliseum
7/3 -- Bristow, VA, Jiffy Lube Live
7/5 -- Detroit, MI,The Palace of Auburn Hills
7/7 -- Milwaukee, WI, Marcus Amphitheater, Summerfest
7/17 -- Boston, MA, TD Garden
7/21 -- Philadelphia, PA, Wells Fargo Center
7/24 -- East Rutherford, NJ, IZOD Center
7/26 -- Atlanta, GA, Philips Arena
7/28 -- Dallas, TX, American Airlines Center
7/30 -- Houston, TX, Toyota Center
8/1 -- Denver, CO, Pepsi Center
8/4 -- Oakland, CA, Oracle Arena
8/6 -- Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood Bowl
8/8 -- Tacoma, WA, Tacoma Dome

Classic Aerosmith:

Cheap Trick is an under-rated band: