One Direction announce 2013 North America tour dates - listen

Published Apr 12 2012, 15:34 BST  |  By

One Direction have announced North America arena tour dates for 2013.

The former X Factor boyband confirmed the 30-city summer jaunt today (April 12) on Ryan Seacrest's radio show.



Singer Liam Payne told Seacrest: "We're about to announce a bigger tour and more dates in 2013, so that's the big announcement.

"I said on Twitter the other day that there was going to be some big news and that's the big news. You guys will be seeing us live across America in 2013 in a big arena tour. So woo-hoo!"

Tickets for the 2013 arena tour go on sale Saturday, April 21, Seacrest confirmed.

One Direction visit 20 US cities on their 2012 tour of the US, which starts off at the Patriot Centre in Virginia on May 24 and ends at Florida's Bank Atlantic Centre on July 1.

The full tour dates are as follows:
  • June 13 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL BankAtlantic Centre
  • June 14 - Miami, FL American Airlines Arena
  • June 18 - Columbus, OH Nationwide Arena
  • June 19 - Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena
  • June 21 - Atlanta, GA Philips Arena
  • June 22 - Raleigh, NC PNC Arena (formerly RBC Arena)
  • June 23 - Washington, DC Verizon Centre
  • June 26 - Boston, MA Comcast Centre
  • June 28 - Wantagh, NY Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
  • July 4 - Montreal, PQ Bell Centre
  • July 6 - Hershey, PA Hersheypark Stadium
  • July 8 - Pittsburgh, PA Consol Energy Centre
  • July 9 - Toronto, Ontario Air Canada Centre
  • July 12 - Detroit, MI The Palace of Auburn Hills
  • July 13 - Chicago, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
  • July 18 - Minneapolis, MN Target Centre
  • July 19 - Kansas City, MO Sprint Centre
  • July 24 - Denver, CO Pepsi Centre
  • July 25 - Salt Lake City, UT Maverick Centre
  • July 27 - Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena
  • July 28 - Seattle, WA KeyArena
  • July 31 - Oakland, CA Oracle Arena
  • August 2 - Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay Events Centre
  • August 6 - San Diego, CA Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre
  • August 7 - Los Angeles, CA Staples Centre

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Watch One Direction's tour video for 'Moments' below: