The Grammy Award-nominated performer, Katy Perry, will make a stop at the UCF Arena for one night only on Thursday, June 9. The pop superstar announced via a live appearance on Facebook that her California Dreams 2011 world tour is coming to North America this summer.

Tickets priced at $45 go on sale this Saturday, Jan. 29 at 10:00am through, by calling 1-800-745-3000, or at the UCF Arena Box Office. Additional taxes and fees may apply.

Katy is planning on interacting with fans through social media networks throughout the California Dreams tour. Using Facebook Places/Deals, fans will be able to check in to the venues each night to receive special treats. Fans will also be able to submit their own photos of the show via Twitter which will be incorporated into the live show and also live on More information can be found at

Teenage Dream was released in August 2010 and has since sold 5 million copies world-wide. The album’s first single, “California Gurls” was the biggest selling song of 2010 according to Soundscan. After “California Gurls” spent six weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, Katy scored two follow-up No. 1’s, with “Teenage Dream” and her current single “Firework,” making her the first female artist in 11 years to score three Billboard #1 singles from the same album. Katy is gearing up to launch the album’s 4th single “E.T.” which will impact radio next month.

The Global Spectrum-managed UCF Arena is home to the UCF Men’s and Women’s basketball programs, as well as concerts, family shows and other attractions for the Central Florida area. More information can be found by visiting