Selena Gomez & The Scene Announce Their Summer Headline Tour

Platinum-selling artist Selena Gomez & The Scene announced their summer headline tour, kicking off July 24 in Costa Mesa at the Orange County Fair. Opening act will be Hollywood Records label mates, Allstar Weekend. Tickets will start to go on sale the weekend of April 2. Details on how to purchase tickets will be at www.selenagomez.com.

Selena said, "I am so excited to see my incredible fans on tour. We're working a great production, and set lists including some surprise covers. I want to make sure everyone has a fun time."

In addition to her summer tour, Selena is on tap to release her third album, and will star in Fox's feature film "Monte Carlo" which will be in theaters July 1.

The announcement comes on the heels of the impressive debut of Selena's new single, "Who Says," which catapulted to #10 and sold over 115,000 units in its first week. "Who Says" was also the #1 most added single at Top 40 radio overtaking new singles by Bruno Mars and Britney Spears. The video for "Who Says" has nearly 5 million views on Vevo since its March 11 premiere. "Who Says" will be featured on Selena Gomez & The Scene's third upcoming summer album. Selena and her band already have a platinum single, two #1 Billboard Dance Singles, and two gold-selling, top-ten debuting albums to date. Selena Gomez & The Scene performed "Who Says" live for the first time last Sunday at the 3rd Annual Concert for Hope, and yesterday on Ellen.

Selena Gomez & The Scene recently performed at the Houston Rodeo to a crowd of over 72,000. Selena is currently in production of her hit Disney Channel original series "Wizards of Waverly Place." As an ambassador to UNICEF, Selena recently rolled out her Celebrity Tap Water campaign. In the world of social media, Selena is a dominant force as well, with over 15.5 million Facebook friends and over 4 million Twitter followers.

The tour dates are as follows:

July 24                     Costa Mesa, CA     OC Fair and Event Center

California Mid-State

July 25                      Paso Robles, CA     Fair

July 28                     Boca Raton, FL     Mizner Park Amphitheater

July 30                     Clearwater, FL     Ruth Eckerd Hall

St. Augustine

July 31                     St. Augustine, FL   Amphitheater

Chastain Park

August 2                     Atlanta, GA         Amphitheater

Bethel Woods Center for

August 5                     Bethel, NY         the Arts

Darien Lake Performing

August 9                     Darien Center, NY   Arts Center

August 10                    Detroit, MI       DTE Energy Music Theater

August 12                   Papillion, NE     Werner Park

August 13                   Chicago, IL       Venue TBA

August 14                   Cleveland, OH     Nautica Pavilion

Meadowbrook U.S.

August 16                   Gilford, NH         Cellular Pavilion

August 17                   Uncasville, CT     Mohegan Sun Arena

Mann Center for the

August 19                   Philadelphia, PA   Performing Arts

August 20                   Holmdel, NJ       PNC Bank Arts Center

August 21                   Hershey, PA       Hershey Park Pavilion

August 23                    Toronto, ON       Molson Amphitheater

August 25                   Boston, MA         Bank of America Pavilion

August 26                   Timonium, MD       Maryland State Fair

August 31                   Dallas, TX         Gexa Energy Pavilion

September 1                 Kansas City, MO   Starlight Theatre

September 3                 Pueblo, CO         Colorado State Fair

September 4                 Denver, CO         1STBANK Center

September 5                 Salem, OR         Oregon State Fair

September 7                 Salt Lake City, UT Maverik Center

September 12                 Puyallup. WA       Western Washington Fair