The 41-city tour will open in Binghamton, N.Y. on June 24 and conclude in Redmond, W.A. on August 23.
The dates for 2014 "American Idol Live!" tour have officially been announced. According to a press release issued on Wednesday, April 16, the 41-city trek is going to open on June 24 at Broome County Arena in Binghamton, N.Y. and will include stops in several cities including Albany, Cincinnati, Philadelphia, New Orleans and Los Angeles.
It will conclude at Marymoor Park in Redmond, W.A. on August 23. This year's tour will feature season 13 finalists C.J. Harris, Jena Irene, Caleb Johnson, Jessica Meuse, MK Nobilette, Alex Preston, Dexter Roberts, Majesty Rose, Malaya Watson and Sam Woolf.
Tickets, which are priced from $55-$105, go on sale on May 9. For every ticket purchased, $1 will be donated to the Melanoma Research Alliance.
The season finale of "American Idol" will air on Tuesday, May 20 and Wednesday, May 21 on FOX before this season's top ten finalists embark on the summer tour. Previous tours have featured stars such as Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia Barrino, Adam Lambert, Scotty McCreery, Phillip Phillips and Candice Glover.
- June 24 - Broome County Arena, Binghamton, N.Y.
- June 25 - Times Union Center, Albany, N.Y.
- June 27 - The Colosseum at Caesars, Windsor, Ont.
- June 28 - Casino Rama Entertainment Centre, Orillia, Ont.
- June 29 - Oncenter Complex, Syracuse, N.Y.
- July 1 - Ravinia Festival, Highland Park, Ill.
- July 3 - Horseshoe Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
- July 5 - Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket, Conn.
- July 6 - Wolf Trap, Vienna, Va.
- July 8 - The MAC at Monmouth University, West Long Branch, N.J.
- July 9 - Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, Boston, Mass.
- July 11 - Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, N.Y.
- July 12 - Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem, Penn.
- July 13 - Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham, N.C.
- July 15 - Mann Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, Penn.
- July 17 - Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota, Fla.
- July 18 - Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater, Fla.
- July 19 - Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
- July 20 - Saint Augustine Amphitheatre, Saint Augustine, Fla.
- July 22 - Peace Center Concert Hall Greenville, S.C.
- July 24 - Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Alpharetta, Ga.
- July 25 - Saenger Theatre, New Orleans, La.
- July 26 - BJCC Concert Hall, Birmingham, Ala.
- July 28 - Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, Texas
- July 29 - Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie, Grand Prairie, Texas
- July 30 - Brady Theater, Tulsa, Okla.
- August 1 - Midland Theatre, Kansas City, Mo.
- August 2 - Kansas Star Casino, Mulvane, Kan.
- August 3 - Harrah's Ballroom, Council Bluffs, Iowa
- August 6 - Indiana State Fairgrounds Coliseum, Indianapolis, Ind.
- August 7 - Soaring Eagle Casino Resort, Mt. Pleasant, Mich.
- August 8 - Illinois State Fair, Springfield, Ill.
- August 9 - Mystic Lake Casino, Prior Lake, Minn.
- August 11 - 1STBANK Center, Broomfield, Colo.
- August 13 - Comerica Theatre, Phoenix, Ariz.
- August 14 - Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, Calif.
- August 16 - Fantasy Springs Special Events Center, Indio, Calif.
- August 17 - City National Civic, San Jose, Calif.
- August 20 - Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville, Ore.
- August 21 - Theater Of The Clouds at The Moda Center, Portland, Ore.
- August 23 - Marymoor Park, Redmond, Wash.