Shawn Mendes announces 2017 world tour

Wynette Jameson, Publications Advisor

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In support of his sophomore album Illuminate (out now on Island Records), multi-platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes announced his first-ever headlining arena world tour for 2017. The 44 announced Illuminate World Tour dates will kick off in the U.K. on April 27th, running through August 23rd in Boston, MA with many more dates yet to be announced in North America and globally.  The North American leg of the arena tour will begin July 6th and will make stops in major cities across the U.S. and Canada, including a night at Los Angeles’ legendary Staples Center (see full list of dates below and get ticket info at


His newest album Illuminate features Shawn’s hit lead single “Treat You Better,” which had entered the Top 10 on both Billboard’s Hot 100 and Radio Songs charts. This is Shawn’s second Top 10 single on the Hot 100 after “Stitches” reached #4 last year.


Shawn has recently come off of his sold-out Shawn Mendes World Tour surrounding the success of his platinum #1 debut album Handwritten.  On September 10th, Shawn headlined New York City’s Madison Square Garden with The Illuminate Live Concert & Album Event, playing new music off of his highly anticipated forthcoming album for the first time.

Illuminate World Tour Dates 2017

North America

7/6 Portland, OR – MODA Center

7/8 Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena

7/9 Seattle, WA – KeyArena at Seattle Center

7/11 Oakland, CA – Oracle Arena

7/12 Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center

7/14 San Diego, CA – Valley View Casino Center

7/15 Glendale, AZ – Gila River Arena

7/17 Denver, CO – Pepsi Center

7/19 Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center

7/21 San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center

7/22 Houston, TX – Toyota Center

7/25 Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena

7/26 Miami, FL – AmericanAirlines Arena

7/28 Orlando, FL – Amway Center

7/29 Duluth, GA – Infinite Energy Arena

7/31 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena

8/2 Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena

8/3 Chicago, IL – Allstate Arena

8/5 Omaha, NE – CenturyLink Center Omaha

8/6 St. Paul, MN – Exel Energy Center

8/14 Montreal, QC – Centre Bell

8/19 Washington DC – Verizon Center

8/20 Pittsburgh, PA – PPG Paints Arena

8/23 Boston, MA – TD Garden


For tickets and more information, head to