American Idol 2014 Summer Live Tour Launches June 24

Will you be watching your favorite contestants on the American Idol 2014 summer tour? Starting this summer after the season 13 finale, you’ll get the chance to see the 2014 Top 10 finalists at a concert near you! Check the tour schedule here.

American Idol 2014 Top 10 Finalists

The American Idol summer tour will include Alex Preston, Caleb Johnson, CJ Harris, Dexter Roberts, Jena Irene, Jessica Meuse, Majesty Rose, Malaya Watson, MK Nobilette, and Sam Woolf.

See all of the tour event dates & location.

Congratulations to all of these artists and such a huge milestone. Making the tour cutoff gives them a guaranteed job for the summer with great opportunities all around. They’ll learn a lot about touring and live performances that they might not always discover from playing the weekly Idol stage shows.

Of course the summer tour is brutal and exhausting, but I imagine when they look back it’ll have been well worth the efforts. Even if they’re completely burned out by the time it’s over!

Which Top 10 contestant are you most excited to see on the American Idol tour for summer 2014?

Official press release and tour dates/cities for the American Idol 2014 Live Tour below:

No other show in TV history has proven to be a force like AMERICAN IDOL®. Fans of the hit series can see this season’s talented Top Ten Finalists live when the AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! tour returns this summer. 19 Entertainment announced today the 41-show concert tour launches Tuesday, June 24, in Binghamton, NY, and stops in major cities, including New York and Los Angeles, before wrapping in Redmond, WA, on Saturday, August 23. Tickets go on sale beginning Friday, May 9, via

Once again, AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! has partnered with The Melanoma Research Alliance ( For every ticket purchased for the tour, AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! will donate $1 to The Melanoma Research Alliance to help cure melanoma.

AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! gives fans the unique opportunity to be up close and personal with 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.

The AMERICAN IDOL XIII Season Finale will air Tuesday, May 20, (8:00-9:00 PM live ET/tape-delayed PT) and Wednesday, May 21, (8:00-10:00 PM live ET/tape-delayed PT) on FOX, before this season’s Top Ten finalists continue on to the 2014 Live! tour this summer. Past tours have featured stars such as Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia, Adam Lambert, Scotty McCreery, Phillip Phillips, Candice Glover and many more.

AMERICAN IDOL LIVE! 2014 Tour Dates:

DATE            CITY                           VENUE
6/24/14         Binghamton, NY           Broome County Arena
6/25/14         Albany, NY                  Times Union Center
6/27/14         Windsor, ON                The Colosseum at Caesars
6/28/14         Orillia, ON                   Casino Rama Entertainment Centre
6/29/14         Syracuse, NY               Oncenter Complex
7/1/14           Highland Park, IL          Ravinia Festival
7/3/14           Cincinnati, OH              Horseshoe Cincinnati
7/5/14           Mashantucket, CT         Foxwoods Resort Casino
7/6/14           Vienna, VA                  Wolf Trap
7/8/14           West Long Branch, NJ    The MAC at Monmouth University
7/9/14           Boston, MA                  Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
7/11/14         Uniondale, NY              Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
7/12/14         Bethlehem, PA             Sands Bethlehem Event Center
7/13/14         Durham, NC                Durham Performing Arts Center
7/15/14         Philadelphia, PA           Mann Center for the Performing Arts
7/17/14         Sarasota, FL                Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall
7/18/14         Clearwater, FL             Ruth Eckerd Hall
7/19/14         Ft. Lauderdale, FL         Broward Center for the Performing Arts
7/20/14         Saint Augustine, FL       Saint Augustine Amphitheatre
7/22/14         Greenville, SC              Peace Center Concert Hall
7/24/14         Alpharetta, GA             Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7/25/14         New Orleans, LA          Saenger Theatre
7/26/14         Birmingham, AL           BJCC Concert Hall
7/28/14         San Antonio, TX           Majestic Theatre
7/29/14         Grand Prairie, TX          Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
7/30/14         Tulsa, OK                    Brady Theater
8/1/14           Kansas City, MO          Midland Theatre
8/2/14           Mulvane, KS               Kansas Star Casino
8/3/14           Council Bluffs, IA         Harrah’s Ballroom
8/6/14           Indianapolis, IN           Indiana State Fairgrounds Coliseum
8/7/14           Mt. Pleasant, MI          Soaring Eagle Casino Resort
8/8/14           Springfield, IL             Illinois State Fair
8/9/14           Prior Lake, MN            Mystic Lake Casino
8/11/14         Broomfield, CO           1STBANK Center
8/13/14         Phoenix, AZ               Comerica Theatre
8/14/14         Los Angeles, CA          Greek Theatre
8/16/14         Indio, CA                   Fantasy Springs Special Events Center
8/17/14         San Jose, CA              City National Civic
8/20/14         Jacksonville, OR         Britt Pavilion
8/21/14         Portland, OR              Theater Of The Clouds at The Moda Center
8/23/14         Redmond, WA            Marymoor Park

Tickets are subject to applicable service charges.

Event time and date subject to change.