Big Time Rush Announces Summer Tour!

Amanda Hasaka / February 27, 2012

1D & BTR!
The bands meet before touring together.
Big Time Rush is already well into their “Better With U” tour (which kicked off February 17 in Las Vegas!) but the boys are ready to hit the road for a summer tour!

It was announced on Ryan Seacrest’s radio show Monday morning that Carlos Pena, Kendall Schmidt, James Maslow, and Logan Henderson would embark on a 52-city tour beginning July 5 in Columbus, Ohio, perfectly titled “Big Time Summer Tour”!

So, where else are they headed? And more importantly, when can you get tickets?

The tour dates are as follows:

July 5 – Columbus,OH – Nationwide Arena
July 6 – Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest
July 7 – St. Louis, MO – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
July 8 – Cincinnati, OH – Riverbend Music Center
July 10 – Atlanta, GA – Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood
July 11 – Birmingham, AL – Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
July 14 – Dallas, TX – Gexa Energy Pavilion
July 15 – Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
July 17 – Phoenix, AZ – Ashley Furniture Home Store Pavilion
July 19 – Irvine, CA – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
July 20 – San Diego, CA – Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre
July 21 – Las Vegas, NV – Mandalay Bay Events Center
July 22 – Mountainview, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
July 23 – Paso Robles, CA – California Mid-State Fair
July 25 – Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre
July 27 – Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center
July 28 – Minneapolis, MN – Target Center
July 29 – Indianapolis, IN – Klipsch Music Center
July 31 – Detroit, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug 1 – Cleveland, OH – Blossom Music Center
Aug 3 – Louisville, KY – KFC Yum! Center
Aug 4 – Chicago, IL – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug 5 – Pittsburgh, PA – First Niagara Pavilion
Aug 7 – Bethel, NY – Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
Aug 9 – Buffalo, NY – Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
Aug 10 – Philadelphia, PA – Susquehanna Bank Center
Aug 11 – Hershey, PA – Hershey Park Pavilion
Aug 12 – Boston, MA – Comcast Center
Aug 14 – Saratoga Springs, NY – Saratoga Springs Performing Arts Center
Aug 16 – Des Moines, IA – Iowa State Fair
Aug 17 – Wantagh, NY – Nikon at Jones Beach
Aug 18 – Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
Aug 19 – Washington, DC – Jiffy Lube Live
Aug 21 – Virginia Beach, VA – Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach
Aug 22 – Raleigh, NC – Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek
Aug 24 – Miami, FL – Cruzan Amphitheatre
Aug 25 – Tampa, FL – 1-800-Ask-Gary Amphitheatre
Aug 26 – Puerto Rico – Coliseo de Puerto Rico
Aug 29 – Charlotte, NC – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Aug 31 – Bangor, ME – Bangor Waterfront Pavilion
Sep 1 – Manchester, NH – Verizon Wireless Arena
Sep 2 – Hartford, CT – Comcast Theatre
Sep 4 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
Sep 5 – London, ON – John Labatt Centre
Sep 7 – Ottowa, ON – Scotiabank Place
Sep 8 – Toronto, ON – Molson Amphitheatre
Sep 10 – Winnipeg, MB – MTS Center
Sep 12 – Regina, SK – Brandt Centre
Sep 13 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place
Sep 14 – Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome
Sep 16 – Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
Sep 18 – Portland, OR – Rose Garden Arena

Tickets go on sale March 10, but you can pick up pre-sale tickets as early as March 5! For more info, check out their Big Time Tour site! We can’t wait!

Celebuzz caught up with the guys before their first “Better With U” tour and chatted with them about how they prep pre-show and more! Check out the video below!