Watch a British backpacker surprise his dad with Coldplay tickets

British backpacker Tom Dukeson surprised his visiting dad with tickets to see his all-time favourite band, Coldplay.

His dad thought they might go get donuts and head back to the hotel, but little did Colin know that Tom had something else in store.

Our pals over at Ticketmaster Australia got Tom to film the whole thing, and you can check out the heartwarming video below.

Son surprises dad with Coldplay tickets during Christmas reunion

Coldplay are back on the road in the UK for a couple of shows in Cardiff next year. Any remaining tickets are available through