There's a good chance the [artist id="2088128"]Jonas Brothers[/artist] World Tour 2009 will be coming to a city near you this summer. On Wednesday (March 11), Nick, Joe and Kevin announced dates for their summer trek.
Kicking off on June 20 in the boys' current hometown of Dallas, the tour will hit 44 cities in North America, as well as a few dates in London and Paris. The tour will finish off in Ottawa on August 30.
"We're coming to your city this summer," Kevin said in a video message on their MySpace page. Nick added, "New tour, new stage, everything's new, and we're so excited to have you check it out."
The boys will be taking on [news id="1560386"]"American Idol" season-six winner[/news] [artist id="2807016"]Jordin Sparks[/artist] on the road with them, as well prep-rock band [artist id="2460201"]Honor Society[/artist]. Back in February, during their weekend-long Theater Invasion Tour for the release of [article id="1606135"]"Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience"[/article] the guys hinted to the press that Honor Society would be one of their supporting acts for the tour.
"This tour is going to be about really connecting with our fans," Joe said in a statement. "We've got new music that's taking us in new directions, plus a mind-blowing production that's going to surprise everyone. We want to give the audience the summer concert they're not going to ever forget."
Tickets for the show go on sale March 20, but fan-club members can get tickets on March 16. A press release for the boasts that the tour will have new music from the band's [news id="1606030"]upcoming summer album[/news], as well as "140-foot-plus stage centered in the arena ... cutting-edge technology used in a one-of-a-kind circular water screen, multi-color laser effects, motion-automated video screens, a giant crane levitating over the audience plus other surprises that will bring the tour to the next level of concert entertainment."
"Before the TV show comes out, we have our tickets for our tour going on sale. We have the [TV] show in May, then the album, then the tour," [article id="1606300"]Kevin told MTV News[/article] about their plans for 2009. "So we have a lot of things in the pipeline. But things are looking fun right now."
» June 20 - Dallas, TX @ New Cowboys Stadium
» June 22 - Tulsa, OK @ BOKCenter
» June 24 - Denver, CO @ PepsiCenter
» June 26 - Nampa, ID @ IdahoCenter
» June 27 - Portland, OR @Rose Garden Arena
» June 28 - Tacoma, WA @ TacomaDome
» June 30 - Vancouver, BC @ General Motors Place
» July 2 - Edmonton, AB @ Rexall Place
» July 4 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Stadium of Fire (on sale now)
» July 5 - Winnipeg, MB @ MTS Centre
» July 7 - Omaha, NE @ QwestCenter
» July 8 - Minneapolis, MN @ TargetCenter
» July 9 - Milwaukee, WI @ BradleyCenter
» July 10 - Rosemont, IL @ Allstate Arena
» July 13 - Washington, DC @ VerizonCenter
» July 14 - East Rutherford, NJ @ IZODCenter
» July 17 - Boston, MA @ TD BanknorthGarden
» July 20 - Uniondale, NY @ Nassau Coliseum
» July 24 - Philadelphia, PA @ Wachovia Center
» July 25 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Mellon Arena
» July 26 - Detroit, MI @ Palace of Auburn Hills
» July 28 - St. Louis, MO @ ScottradeCenter
» July 29 - Kansas City, MO @ SprintCenter
» August 1 - Las Vegas, NV @ Mandalay Bay Events Center
» August 3 - San Jose, CA @ HP Pavilion at San Jose
» August 4 - Sacramento, CA @ ARCO Arena
» August 5 - Fresno, CA @ Save Mart Center
» August 7 - Los Angeles, CA @ Staples Center
» August 11 - Phoenix, AZ @ Jobing.com Arena
» August 13 - San Antonio, TX @ AT&T Center
» August 14 - Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
» August 15 - New Orleans, LA @ New Orleans Arena
» August 16 - Birmingham, AL @ BJCC
» August 18 - Tampa, FL @ St. Pete Times Forum
» August 19 - Ft.Lauderdale, FL @ Bank Atlantic Center
» August 21 - Jacksonville, FL @ Jacksonville Veterans' Memorial
» August 22 - Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena
» August 23 - Lexington, KY @ Rupp Arena
» August 25 - Nashville, TN @ Sommet Center
» August 26 - Columbus, OH @ Nationwide Arena
» August 27 - Cleveland, OH @ Quicken Loans Arena
» August 29 - Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre
» August 30 - Toronto, ON @ Rogers Centre
» August 31 - Ottawa, ON @ Scotiabank Place