New Kids on the Block, 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men to tour
NEW YORK — New Kids On the Block, 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men announced Tuesday they will team up for a summer tour that will perform at venues across the country.
The groups announced “The Package Tour” on Tuesday morning on “The View” and also performed.
This is the first tour in 12 years for 98 Degrees.
The tour starts May 31 in Uncasville, Conn., and continues into July with more than 30 dates.
New Kids On the Block also announced a new single, “Remix (I Like The),” will be released Jan. 28 and a new album, “10,” is out April 2.
The three bands sold millions of records in the 1980s and ’90s and helped usher in a wave of vocal groups that continues today.
THE PACKAGE Tour Dates (As of January 22, 2013):
May 31 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
June 1 Uniondale, NY Nassau Coliseum
June 2 Boston, MA TD Garden
June 4 Ottawa, ON Scotiabank Place
June 6 Montreal, QC Bell Centre
June 7 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
June 8 Auburn Hills, MI The Palace of Auburn Hills
June 9 Cleveland, OH Quicken Loans Arena
June 11 Pittsburgh, PA Consol Energy Center
June 13 East Rutherford, NJ Izod Center
June 14 Washington DC Verizon Center
June 15 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center
June 18 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena
June 19 Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena
June 20 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena
June 21 Orlando, FL Amway Center
June 22 Fort Lauderdale, FL BB&T Center
June 25 Cincinnati, OH US Bank Arena
June 27 Houston, TX Toyota Center
June 28 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
June 29 Oklahoma City, OK Chesapeake Energy
June 30 St. Louis, MO Scottrade Center
July 5 Los Angeles, CA STAPLES Center Arena
July 6 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay Bay Events Center
July 7 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion
July 9 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome
July 12 Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena
July 13 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
Ticket information: Tickets for the June 14 show at Verizon Center at 7:30 p.m. are $92.50, $72.50, $52.50 and $29.50 (plus applicable service charges) and go on sale Saturday, Feb. 2 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets will be available through all Ticketmaster outlets including the Verizon Center box office, online at www.ticketmaster.com or via Phonecharge at 1-800-745-3000. Accessible seating is available for patrons with disabilities by calling 202-661-5065. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.