The Eagles at ACL Fest 2010. Photo by Jay Janner/American-Statesman

Mega-selling arena-rock band the Eagles continue their two-years-and-counting “History of the Eagles” tour with a string of dates that begins May 19 in Austin at the Erwin Center.

Most tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, March 27, at 10 a.m. via A pre-sale event for American Express cardholders runs form 10 a.m. Monday, March 23, to 10 p.m. Thursday, March 26.

Eagles member Don Henley will arrive in the area a few days early. He’s set to headline the last day of the three-day Cherokee Creek Music Festival on May 16 at the Los Valles Ranch in Cherokee, about two hours northwest of Austin. Tickets are $200 for one day or $300 for all three days via the festival’s website.