Touring is an important aspect for bands. Since it can be costly, David Roberts has posted a profitable tour itinerary template for indie bands to use. He also talks about the 25% rule for shows. Check out the template on Music Think Tank to make sure that you are keeping your expenses low and planning well.
“The 25% rule says that out of the money you make playing a show (including the money you make from selling merchandise) you should be able to keep 25% of it as profit.” (Read On)