A Year Without Rain Tour
|A Year Without Rain Tour|
Promotional ad for the Santiago performance
|Tour by Selena Gomez & the Scene|
|Associated album||A Year Without Rain|
|Start date||October 20, 2010|
|End date||May 14, 2011|
|Shows||1 in Europe
16 in North America
2 in South America
|Selena Gomez & the Scene concert chronology|
The A Year Without Rain Tour is the second concert mini-tour by American band Selena Gomez & the Scene. Marked as the band's headlining tour, it supported their second studio album, A Year Without Rain.
Previously, the band tour the United States and Europe playing at state fairs and music festivals with a few headlining concerts thrown in. The tour became a major success with critics and spectators alike, selling out many dates within the United States. After the release of their second studio album, the band toured alongside Katy Perry, Bruno Mars and Enrique Iglesias for the KIIS-FM Jingle Ball concert series. Gomez remarked her excitement for the tour and stated that it provided motivation to plan a "big" tour for 2011. During a backstage interview, Gomez remarked that she was conceptualizing the tour as far as stage and production and promised an amazing show with an "epic" stage for 2011. The tour was officially announced on the band's official website in September 2010 to begin in London. The band played their first dates in South America before heading to the United States to perform in festivals.
|October 20, 2010||London||England||HMV Hammersmith Apollo|
|November 6, 2010||Columbus||United States||Celeste Center|
|November 26, 2010||Grand Prairie||Verizon Theater at Grand Prairie|
|November 27, 2010||Tulsa||Brady Theater|
|January 23, 2011||San Juan||Puerto Rico||José Miguel Agrelot Coliseum|
|February 2, 2011||Santiago||Chile||Movistar Arena|
|February 4, 2011||Buenos Aires||Argentina||Sede Jorge Newberry|
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- Selena Gomez & the Scene's Official Website
- Selena Gomez & the Scene's Official Facebook Profile
- Selena Gomez & the Scene's Official Twitter
- Selena Gomez & the Scene's Official YouTube Page