Carrie Underwood: ‘Storyteller’ Tour Dates Announced

Country superstar Carrie Underwood recently announced the dates for her upcoming “Storyteller” tour.

Underwood, who just released her fifth studio album, revealed on her personal website that she will be launching a new arena tour in 2016! “The Storyteller Tour — Stories in the Round” will kick off on January 30, 2016, in Jacksonville, Florida, and will continue on to 40 arenas throughout the United States and Canada.

“The Storyteller Tour — Stories in the Round” will mark Underwood’s first “in the round” tour, meaning that each venue will be set up with a stage in the middle of the arena so fans can get the 360-degree view of Underwood as she belts out her lyrics.

Check out the dates below to see if Carrie Underwood is coming to an arena near you.

Jan. 30: Jacksonville, Florida (Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena)

Feb. 1: Duluth, Georgia (Infinite Energy Arena)
Feb. 3: Greensboro, North Carolina (Greensboro Coliseum)
Feb. 5: Louisville, Kentucky (KFC Yum! Center)
Feb. 17: (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (CONSOL Energy Center)
Feb. 20: Hampton, Virgina (Hampton Coliseum)
Feb. 22: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Wells Fargo Center)
Feb. 23: Boston, Massachusetts (TD Garden)
Feb. 25: Washington, D.C. (Verizon Center)

March 11: Glasgow, Scotland (Country to Country Festival/Clyde Auditorium)
March 12: London, England (Country to Country Festival/O2 Arena)
March 13: Dublin, Ireland (Country to Country Festival/3 Arena)
March 17: Youngstown, Ohio (Covelli Centre)
March 19: Allentown, Pennsylvania (PPL Center)
March 22: Auburn Hills, Michigan (The Palace of Auburn Hills)
March 24: St. Louis, Missouri (Chaifetz Arena)
March 26: Lincoln, Nebraska (Pinnacle Bank Arena)
March 29: Colorado Springs, Colorado (Broadmoor World Arena)
March 30: Denver, Colorado (Pepsi Center)

April 1: Las Vegas, Nevada (ACM Party for a Cause Festival)
April 5: Fresno, California (Save Mart Center)
April 8: Reno, Nevada (Reno Events Center)
April 10: Oakland, California (Oracle Arena)
April 12: Stockton, California (Stockton Arena)
April 14: Phoenix, Arizona (Talking Stick Resort Arena)
April 16: Las Cruces, New Mexico (Pan American Center)
April 18: San Antonio, Texas (AT&T Center)
April 19: Houston, Texas (Toyota Center)
April 22: Bossier City, Louisiana (CenturyLink Center)
April 24: Lafayette, Louisiana (Cajundome)
April 27: Tulsa, Oklahoma (BOK Center)
April 28: N. Little Rock, Arkansas (Verizon Arena)
April 30: Indio, California (Stagecoach Festival)

May 3: Madison, Wisconsin (Kohl Center)
May 5: Green Bay, Wisconsin (Resch Center)
May 7: Grand Forks, North Dakota (Ralph Engelstad Arena)
May 10: Casper, Wyoming (Casper Events Center)
May 12: Billings, Montana (Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark)
May 15: Kansas City, Missouri (Sprint Center)
May 17: Rosemont, Illinois (Allstate Arena)
May 18: Cleveland, Ohio (Quicken Loans Arena)
May 24: Buffalo, New York (First Niagara Center)
May 27: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Canadian Tire Centre)
May 28: Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Air Canada Centre)
May 30: London, Ontario, Canada (Budweiser Gardens)

The tour, promoted by AEG Live, will feature special guests Easton Corbin and the Swon Brothers. Additionally, the “Smoke Break” singer and seven-time Grammy Award winner has arranged for $1 from each ticket sold at the U.S. dates to be donated to the C.A.T.S Foundation to help aid its causes, which includes “Checotah, Oklahoma’s education and literacy programs.”

“I can’t wait to play new music from Storyteller for the fans,” Underwood said. “I am so blessed to have this career and get to do to the things I do, but there is nothing like that moment when I get to step onto the stage to sing and all the fans are singing along with me.”

Tickets for “The Storyteller Tour” will go on sale on Friday, November 6, and can be purchased at www.aeglive.com.

Are you excited about Carrie Underwood’s “The Storyteller Tour -Stories in the Round”? Will you be purchasing tickets to see Underwood live and 360? Leave your comments below.

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