One Direction Playing Stadiums In 2015

Stadiums and more stadiums are in One Direction’s future as the world’s biggest boy band adds more destinations to its 2015 schedule.  New on the lads’ plan for global conquest are shows in Europe and North America.

Photo: Nathan Harmon
BOK Center, Tulsa, Okla.

The additions follow One Direction’s previously announced February run through Australia followed by shows in Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Philippines, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates.  The new Euro leg begins July 10 in Vienna, Austria.  First U.S. stop is San Diego June 9.

The tour is in support of the group’s new album, Four, arriving Nov. 17.

We could not be more excited about the new tour,” Niall Horan said.  “We’ve started rehearsing songs from the new album and can’t wait for the fans to hear them live.  We’re just so very thankful to our amazingly loyal fans – they make it possible for us to play in these incredible places and continue to surprise us every day with their unwavering support.”

Here’s what’s new:

June 10 – Vienna, Austria,  Ernst Happel Stadion
June 13 – Brussels, Belgium, King Baudouin Stadium
June 16 – Horsens, Denmark, CASA Arena Horsens
June 19 – Oslo, Norway, Ullevaal Stadium
June 23 – Goteborg, Sweden, Ullevi Stadium
June 27 – Helsinki, Finland, Olympic Stadium
July 9 – San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm Stadium
July 11 – Santa Clara, Calif., Levi’s Stadium
July 15 – Seattle, Wash., CenturyLink Field
July 26 – Minneapolis, Minn., TCF Bank Stadium
July 28 – Kansas City, Mo., Arrowhead Stadium
July 31 – Indianapolis, Ind., Lucas Oil Stadium
Aug. 2 – Pittsburgh, Pa., Heinz Field
Aug. 5 – East Rutherford, N.J., MetLife Stadium
Aug. 8 – Baltimore, Md., M&T Bank Stadium
Aug. 18 – Columbus, Ohio, Ohio Stadium
Aug. 23 – Chicago, Ill., Soldier Field
Aug. 25 – Milwaukee, Wis., Miller Park
Aug. 27 – Cleveland, Ohio, FirstEnergy Stadium
Aug. 29 – Detroit, Mich., Ford Field
Sept. 1 – Philadelphia, Pa., Lincoln Financial Field
Sept. 3 – Buffalo, N.Y., Ralph Wilson Stadium
Sept. 12 – Foxboro, Mass., Gillette Stadium

Fans planning to go the presale route need to visit One Direction’s Facebook page Oct. 29.  A Citi presale for its cardholders begins Oct. 24.  General onsales for Europe and North America begin Nov. 1.  Check out for details.