Paul Simon's farewell tour to stop in Orlando, Tampa

Last Updated: Monday, March 12, 2018, 11:26 AM EDT

Paul Simon is Homeward Bound -- by way of Orlando and Tampa. 

  • Paul Simon in the midst of farewell tour
  • Simon added Florida tour dates to final leg
  • He will come to Orlando, Tampa in September

The singer-songwriter announced the final leg of his farewell tour Monday, and it includes three stops in Florida.

Simon will come to Tampa's Amalie Arena Sept. 7, BB&T Center in Ft. Lauderdale Sept. 8, and Amway Center in Orlando on Sept. 11.

Simon says the tour is about bringing his performing career to a natural end. 

"I love making music, my voice is still strong, and my band is a tight, extraordinary group of gifted musicians," Simon said in a news release on his website. "I think about music constantly. I am very grateful for a fulfilling career and, of course, most of all to the audiences who heard something in my music that touched their hearts.”

Tickets for the Florida concert dates go on sale to the general public Friday, March 16 at 9 a.m. Head to for updates and to see the rest of the tour dates.