A Year Without Rain Tour
|Tour by Selena Gomez & the Scene|
Cover art for the Santiago performance
|Associated album||A Year Without Rain|
|Start date||October 20, 2010|
|End date||May 14, 2011|
|No. of shows||1 in Europe
16 in North America
2 in South America
|Selena Gomez & the Scene concert chronology|
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|
|October 23, 2010[A]||Las Vegas||United States||Theatre for the Performing Arts|
|October 24, 2010[B]||Phoenix||Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum|
|November 6, 2010||Columbus||Celeste Center|
|November 26, 2010||Grand Prairie||Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie|
|November 27, 2010||Tulsa||Brady Theater|
|December 5, 2010[C]||Los Angeles||Nokia Theatre L.A. Live|
|December 6, 2010[C]||Minneapolis||Target Center|
|December 8, 2010[C]||Camden||Susquehanna Bank Center|
|December 9, 2010[C]||Lowell||Tsongas Center|
|December 10, 2010[C]||New York City||Madison Square Garden|
|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|
|March 5, 2011[D]||Hidalgo||United States||State Farm Arena|
|March 6, 2011[E]||Houston||Reliant Stadium|
|March 20, 2011[F]||Los Angeles||Gibson Amphitheatre|
|May 7, 2011[G]||Dixon||Dixon Fairground Grandstand|
|May 14, 2011[H]||Los Angeles||Staples Center|
- Festivals and other miscellaneous performances
- A This concert was a part of the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open
- B This concert was a part of the Arizona State Fair
- C These concerts were a part of the Jingle Ball
- D This concert is a part of Borderfest
- E This concert is a part of Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
- F This concert is a part of Concert for Hope
- G This concert is a part of the Dixon May Fair
- H This concert is a part of Wango Tango
Box office score data
|October 20, 2010||London||HMV Hammersmith Apollo||5,039 / 5,039|
|November 6, 2010||Columbus||Celeste Center||6,713 / 6,790|
|November 26, 2010||Grand Prairie||Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie||5,475 / 5,500|
|November 27, 2010||Tulsa||Brady Theater||4,200 / 4,200|
|January 23, 2011||San Juan||José Miguel Agrelot Coliseum||4,735 / 4,750|
|February 2, 2011||Santiago||Movistar Arena||9,100 / 9,100|
|February 4, 2011||Buenos Aires||Sede Jorge Newberry||9,300 / 9,300|
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