Overwhelming Ticket Sales for Beyonce's World Tour

2/11/2013, 6:02 p.m.

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Due to overwhelming demand, additional performances have now been announced for "The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour Starring Beyonce," in both Washington, D.C., on July 30 at Verizon Center and Aug. 4 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Tickets for these two dates as well as previously announced performances in Atlantic City; Charlotte; Nashville; Oklahoma City; Philadelphia; St. Paul; and Uncasville, go on sale Friday, Feb. 15. Tickets in Atlanta go on sale Saturday, Feb. 16.

Tickets for Beyonce at Verizon Center on July 30 at 8 p.m. are $253, $128, $88 and $48 (plus applicable service charges) and go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, Feb. 15. 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. The floor is general admission, meaning no seats.

A ticket lottery will take place at 8 a.m. at the Verizon Center box office only. There is a 10-ticket limit for the day of the on sale. Accessible seating is available for patrons with disabilities by calling 202-661-5065.

For more information visit www.beyonce.com or www.verizoncenter.com. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter.

Information can also be obtained in D.C. by contacting Sheila Francis, Verizon Center communications, at 202-628-3200 x6042.