BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nickelodeon star and YouTube sensation JoJo Siwa is adding 17 dates to her first North American tour: Nickelodeon’s JoJo Siwa D.R.E.A.M. The Tour. Presented by Party City and produced by Nickelodeon and AEG Presents, the 70-city tour will kick off in Phoenix, Arizona on Friday, May 17. The new shows include stops at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens NY, New Orleans, San Antonio, Memphis, Indianapolis, and Louisville.
Nickelodeon will release JoJo Siwa’s second EP entitled Celebrate featuring four new songs: “It’s Time To Celebrate,” “#1U,” “Worldwide Party,” and “Bop!”. Siwa’s next music video for “It’s Time To Celebrate” will world premiere on Nickelodeon on Saturday, April 13. The music video for “Bop!” was released on Siwa’s YouTube channel last month, and to date has garnered over 4.4 million views. The full EP is available on Friday, April 12 on all digital service providers.
Fans who subscribe to JoJo’s Siwanatorz email club will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, April 9, at 10:00 a.m. local time. American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Wednesday, April 10, at 10 a.m. local time. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, April 12, at 12:00 p.m. local time at JoJoDREAMTour.com.
Nickelodeon’s JoJo Siwa D.R.E.A.M. The Tour North American dates:
Los Angeles, CA
San Diego, CA
San Diego Civic Theatre
San Jose, CA
City National Civic
|May 23||Seattle, WA||Marion Oliver McCaw Hall|
|May 25||Eugene, OR||Hult Center for the Performing Arts|
|May 28||Salt Lake City, UT||Abravanel Hall|
|May 30||Denver, CO||Paramount Theatre|
|June 1||Tulsa, OK||Brady Theater|
|June 2||Kansas City, MO||Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland|
|June 4||St. Louis, MO||Stifel Theatre|
|June 5||Des Moines, IA||Des Moines Civic Center|
|June 6||Minneapolis, MN||Northrop, University of Minnesota|
|June 8-9||Chicago, IL||Nickelodeon’s SlimeFest|
|June 11||Cleveland, OH||Keybank State Theatre|
|June 12||Baltimore, MD||The Modell Lyric|
|June 13||New Brunswick, NJ||State Theatre New Jersey|
|June 15||Hartford, CT||The Bushnell|
|June 16||Lowell, MA||Lowell Memorial Auditorium|
|June 18||New York, NY||Beacon Theatre|
|June 20||Charlotte, NC||Ovens Auditorium|
|June 21||Nashville, TN||Tennessee Performing Arts Center|
|June 22||Atlanta, GA||Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre|
|June 25||Grand Prairie, TX||The Theatre at Grand Prairie|
|June 26||Austin, TX||Bass Concert Hall|
|July 10||Orlando, FL||Amway Center|
|July 12||Sunrise, FL||BB&T Center|
|July 13||Saint Augustine, FL||Saint Augustine Amphitheatre|
|July 14||Charleston, SC||Volvo Car Stadium|
|July 16||Greensboro, NC||Greensboro Coliseum|
|July 18||Richmond, VA||Virginia Credit Union LIVE!|
|July 19||Vienna, VA||Wolf Trap|
|July 20||Mashantucket, CT||The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino|
|July 23||Boston, MA||Agganis Arena|
|July 24||Newark, NJ||Prudential Center|
|July 26||Uniondale, NY||NYCB Live|
|July 27||Philadelphia, PA||the Mann|
|July 28||Lewiston, NY||Artpark|
|July 30||Pittsburgh, PA||Petersen Events Center|
|July 31||Columbus, OH||Schottenstein Center|
|Aug. 2||Toronto, ON||Coca-Cola Coliseum|
|Aug. 3||Detroit, MI||Masonic Temple Theatre|
|Aug. 4||Milwaukee, WI||BMO Harris Pavilion|
|Aug. 6||Omaha, NE||Baxter Arena|
|Aug. 8||Broomfield, CO||1STBANK Center|
|Aug. 10||Las Vegas, NV||Mandalay Bay Events Center|
|Aug. 11||Santa Barbara, CA||Santa Barbara Bowl|
|Aug. 13||Anaheim, CA||Honda Center|
|Aug. 14||Oakland, CA||Oracle Arena|
|Aug. 15||Reno, NV||Reno Events Center|
|Aug. 17||Portland, OR||Theater Of The Clouds|
|Aug. 18||Redmond, WA||Marymoor Park Concerts|
|Aug. 20||Vancouver, BC||Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre|
|* NEW DATES *|
|July 21||Queens, NY||Forest Hills Stadium|
Pinnacle Bank Arena
|Aug. 25||Cedar Rapids, IA||U.S. Cellular Center|
|Aug. 27||Grand Rapids, MI||Van Andel Arena|
|Aug. 28||Kettering, OH||Fraze Pavilion*|
|Aug. 31||Wilkes Barre, PA||Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza|
|Sep. 1||Harrington, DE||Delaware State Fair M&T Bank Grandstand|
|Sep. 6||Indianapolis, IN||Bankers Life Fieldhouse|
KFC Yum! Center
|Sep. 8||Birmingham, AL||Legacy Arena at BJCC|
|Sep. 10||Memphis, TN||FedExForum|
|Sep. 11||New Orleans, LA||Lakefront Arena|
|Sep. 13||Sugar Land, TX||Smart Financial Centre|
|Sep. 14||San Antonio, TX||AT&T Center|
Bert Ogden Arena
|Sep. 17||Grand Prairie, TX||The Theatre at Grand Prairie|
*Venues not participating in the American Express® Card Members presale.
**Venues participating with American Express® Blue Card Members only.
Visit JoJoDREAMTour.com for more information.
Nickelodeon superstar JoJo Siwa is a YouTube personality, singer, dancer, entrepreneur, social media influencer, The New York Times bestselling author and star on Nickelodeon’s Lip Sync Battle Shorties. Siwa connects with her fans through many channels: via social media she has over 9.4 million subscribers with over 2.1 billion views on YouTube, she has over 8.1 million followers on Instagram, over 425,000 Twitter followers, over 17.4 million followers on TikTok (formerly Musical.ly), and over 534,000 likes on Facebook; through her SIWANATOR club, which stands against negativity and bullying; through her global reach of consumer products including her signature bows, accessories, apparel, arts and crafts, cosmetics, home goods and party supplies; and with her hugely popular singles, “Boomerang,” which has been viewed over 682 million times and is RIAA certified platinum, “Kid in a Candy Store,” “Hold The Drama,” and “High Top Shoes”
Siwa will also take the stage at this year’s Nickelodeon SlimeFest--a two-day family-friendly music festival held in Chicago, Ill., at Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island on June 8 and 9--along with Pitbull, Bebe Rexha and T-Pain. Siwa helped kick off Nickelodeon’s inaugural U.S. SlimeFest last year, where she performed in front of over 24,000 fans.
Siwa recently won her third Kids’ Choice Award for “Favorite Social Music Star.” Her previous Choice Awards include “Favorite Viral Music Artist” in 2017 and “Favorite Musical YouTube Creator” in 2018. She also performed at Kids’ Choice Mexico 2018.
In November, Siwa released her first EP, D.R.E.A.M. The Music, featuring four new songs: “D.R.E.A.M,” “My Story,” “Everyday Popstars” and “Only Getting Better.” The music video for “D.R.E.A.M.” was released on Siwa’s YouTube channel and to date has garnered over 40 million views. Just last month, Siwa dropped her latest single, “Bop.” The accompanying music video has already accumulated over 4.4 million views on her YouTube channel.
In 2016, Nickelodeon and Siwa entered an exclusive licensing partnership to develop a line of consumer products inspired by Siwa. Categories span toys, apparel, accessories, consumer electronics, Halloween costumes and more. To date, over 50 million JoJo Bows have been sold. Siwa’s consumer products are available internationally, including the UK, Canada, Australia and Mexico.
Siwa launched her first animated shorts series, The JoJo & BowBow Show Show starring Siwa and her furry best friend BowBow. She also works alongside Nick Cannon in Nickelodeon’s hit competition series Lip Sync Battle Shorties. She has also appeared on various Nickelodeon live-action series including School of Rock and The Thundermans. Siwa performed a medley of hits at Nickelodeon’s 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards, including her triple-platinum smash “Boomerang.” She also won two blimps for Favorite Viral Music Artist in 2017 and Musical YouTube Creator in 2018. This summer, she performed at Nickelodeon’s 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards Mexico.
About AEG Presents
AEG Presents is one of the largest live music companies in the world. The company is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performances, including producing and promoting global and regional concert tours, music events and world-renowned festivals. AEG Presents operates in North America, Europe and Asia through 16 regional offices that support its tours which include such artists as JoJo Siwa, Panic! At The Disco, Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, Elton John, The Rolling Stones, Justin Bieber, BTS, Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry and Kenny Chesney; produce or support over 25 music festivals, including the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Stagecoach, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Hangout Festival, Electric Forest, and Firefly; and owns, manages or books more than 80 clubs and theaters. AEG Presents produces and promotes more than 11,000 shows annually worldwide and conducts business under such globally renowned brands as AEG Presents, Goldenvoice, The Bowery Presents, Concerts West, Messina Touring Group, Marshall Arts LTD, Madison House Presents and PromoWest Productions.
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