Carrie Underwood Announces Storyteller Tour: Stories in the Round

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Carrie Underwood will kick off an arena tour in January, and for the first time, she’ll be playing “in the round.”

During the Storyteller Tour: Stories in the Round, the stage will be in the middle of the arena floor, allowing a more intimate feel, and affording every fan a great view. 

Special guests joining Carrie for the trek include Easton Corbin and the Swon Brothers.  Tickets go on sale Friday, November 6 at 10 a.m. local time via  If you buy Carrie’s new album Storyteller via her online store, though, you’ll get a code for early access to tour tickets.

In a statement, Carrie says, ““I can’t wait to play new music from Storyteller for the fans. I am so blessed to have this career and get to do to the things I do, but there is nothing like that moment when I get to step onto the stage to sing and all the fans are singing along with me.” 

A dollar from every ticket sold to the new tour will go to the C.A.T.S. Foundation, which supports education and literacy programs in Carrie’s hometown of Checotah, Oklahoma.

Here are the tour dates:

1/30 — Jacksonville, FL, Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
2/1 — Duluth, GA, Infinite Energy Arena
2/3 — Greensboro, NC, Greensboro Coliseum
2/5 — Louisville, KY, KFC Yum! Center
2/17 — Pittsburgh, PA, CONSOL Energy Center
2/20 — Hampton, VA, Hampton Coliseum
2/22 — Philadelphia, PA, Wells Fargo Center
2/23 — Boston, MA, TD Garden
2/25 — Washington, D.C., Verizon Center
3/11 — Glasgow, Scotland, C2C/ Clyde Auditorium
3/12 — London, England, C2C/ O2 Arena
3/13 — Dublin, Ireland, C2C/ 3 Arena
3/17 — Youngstown, OH, Covelli Centre
3/19 — Allentown, PA, PPL Center
3/22 — Auburn Hills, MI, The Palace of Auburn Hills
3/24 — St. Louis, MO, Chaifetz Arena
3/26 — Lincoln, NE, Pinnacle Bank Arena
3/29 — Colorado Springs, CO, Broadmoor World Arena
3/30 — Denver, CO, Pepsi Center
4/1 — Las Vegas, NV, ACM Party for a Cause Festival
4/5 — Fresno, CA, Save Mart Center
4/8 — Reno, NV                 Reno, Events Center
4/10 — Oakland, CA, Oracle Arena
4/12 — Stockton, CA, Stockton Arena
4/14 — Phoenix, AZ, Talking Stick Resort Arena
4/16 — Las Cruces, NM, Pan American Center
4/18 — San Antonio, TX, AT&T Center
4/19 — Houston, TX, Toyota Center
4/22 — Bossier City, LA, CenturyLink Center
4/24 — Lafayette, LA, Cajundome
4/27 — Tulsa, OK, BOK Center
4/28 — N. Little Rock, AR, Verizon Arena
4/30 — Indio, CA, Stagecoach
5/3 — Madison, WI, Kohl Center
5/5 — Green Bay, WI, Resch Center
5/7 — Grand Forks, ND, Ralph Engelstad Arena
5/10 — Casper, WY, Casper Events Center
5/12 — Billings, MT, Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark
5/15 — Kansas City, MO, Sprint Center
5/17 — Rosemont, IL, Allstate Arena
5/18 — Cleveland, OH, Quicken Loans Arena
5/24 — Buffalo, NY, First Niagara Center
5/27 — Ottawa, ON, Canadian Tire Centre
5/28 — Toronto, ON, Air Canada Centre
5/30 — London, ON, Budweiser Gardens

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