During the American Music Awards boy bands New Kids on the Block and the New Edition had a battle of the bands where the two groups performed some of their hit songs.  At the end of the performance it was revealed that the band would be touring next years.

New Kids on the Block tour dates:
May 10 at the Heritage Ban Center in Cincinnati, OH
May 12 at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, IN
May 13 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN
May 14 at the Enterprise Center in St. Louis, MO
May 15 at the T-Mobile Center in Kansas City, MO
May 16 at the Paycom Center in Oklahoma City, OK
May 18 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA
May 19 at the Toyota Center in Houston, TX
May 20 at the Bert Ogden Arena in Edinburg, TX
May 21 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, TX
May 22 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, TX
May 25 at the Footprint Center in Phoenix, AZ
May 26 at the Viejas Arena in San Diego, CA
May 27 at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, CA
May 28 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA
May 29 at the Michelob Ultra Arena in Las Vegas, NV
May 31 at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, CA
June 1 at the SAP Center in San Jose, CA
June 2 at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA
June 4 at the Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, WA
June 5 at the Moda Center in Portland, OR
June 6 at the Spokane Arena in Spokane, WA
June 7 at the Ford Idaho Center in Boise, ID
June 8 at the Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City, UT
June 10 at the Ball Arena in Denver, CO
June 11 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, NE
June 12 at the Well Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA
June 14 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN
June 15 at the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, WI
June 16 at the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, MI
June 17 at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL
June 18 at the Mixtape Tour in Rosemont, IL
June 21 at the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in Cleveland, OH
June 22 at the Scoitiabank Arena in Toronto, ON
June 23 at the Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort in Mount Pleasant, MI
June 24 at the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, MI
June 25 at the Schottenstein Center in Columbus, OH

June 26 at the Rupp Arena in Lexington, KY
June 29 at the Well Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA
June 30 at the UBS Arena in Belmont Park, NY
July 1 & 2 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT
July 3 at the Hard Rock Hotel Casino in Atlantic City, NJ
July 6 at the Bon Secours Arena in Greenville, SC
July 7 at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, GA
July 8 at the Vystar Memorial Coliseum in Jacksonville, FL
July 9 at the FLA Live Arena in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
July 10 at the Amway Center in Orlando, FL
July 12 at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, NC
July 14 at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ
July 15 at the TD Garden in Boston, MA
July 16 at the Mixtape Tour in Boston, MA
July 17 at the Key Bank Center in Buffalo, NY
July 19 at the PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, PA
July 21 at the Giant Center in Hershey, PA
July 22 at the PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC
July 23 at the Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C.