Katy Perry announced the North American dates for her California Dreams 2011 world tour during a live chat on Facebook Wednesday afternoon (Jan. 19). The pop star will bring her "Teenage Dream" and "One of the Boys" hits to the U.S. and Canada for 38 dates, beginning June 7 in Atlanta.

Swedish pop singer Robyn and Welsh singer-songwriter Marina and the Diamonds will open for Perry during the North American leg. Pre-sale tickets for the tour dates will be available this Friday (Jan. 21), while general on-sale tickets will be released a week later.

After announcing the tour, Perry answered general questions from Facebook users about her high heels, her upcoming tour attire (including a possibly edible cotton-candy outfit) and her secret love for singer/songwriter Michael McDonald. Perry also announced a partnership with the social networking site's Facebook Places/Deals program, which will let fans check into the concert venues in each tour stop to earn prizes.

One week before kicking off her world tour in Lisbon, Portugal on Feb. 20, Perry will perform at the 2011 Grammy Awards, where her sophomore disc "Teenage Dream" will vie for album of the year. The album's fourth single, "E.T.," is expected to hit radio next month, after its first three singles -- "California Gurls," "Teenage Dream" and "Firework" -- all hit No. 1 on the Hot 100.

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Here are the North American dates for Katy Perry's California Dreams tour:

June 7: Atlanta, Ga. (Arena at Gwinnett Center)
June 9: Orlando, Fla. (UCF Arena)
June 10: Tampa, Fla. (St. Pete Times Forum)
June 11: Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. (Bank Atlantic Center)
June 14: Raleigh, N.C. (RBC Center)
June 15: Columbia, Md. (Merriweather Post Pavilion)
June 17: Uniondale, N.Y. (Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum)
June 18: Boston, Mass. (TD Garden)
June 19: Newark, N.J. (Prudential Center)
June 22: Uncasville, Conn. (Mohegan Sun Arena)
June 23: Pittsburgh, Pa. (Petersen Events Center)
June 24: Philadelphia, Pa (Wells Fargo Center)
June 28: Detroit, Mich. (Palace of Auburn Hills)
June 30: Toronto, Ontario (Air Canada Centre)
July 2: Montreal, Quebec (Bell Centre)
July 3: Ottawa, Ontario (ScotiaBank Place)
July 5: Cleveland, Ohio (Quicken Loans Arena)
July 7: Milwaukee, Wis. (Marcus Amphitheater - Milwaukee Summerfest)
July 8: Chicago, Ill. (Allstate Arena)
July 9: St. Paul, Minn. (Xcel Energy Center)
July 13: Regina, Saskatchewan (Brandt Centre)
July 14: Winnipeg, Manitoba (MTS Centre)
July 16: Calgary, Alberta (Scotiabank Saddledome - Calgary Stampede)
July 17: Edmonton, Alberta (Rexall Place)
July 19: Vancouver, British Columbia (Rogers Arena)
July 20: Seattle, Wa. (KeyArena at Seattle Center)
July 22: Portland, Ore. (Rose Garden Arena)
July 23: Boise, Idaho (Taco Bell Arena)
July 25: Salt Lake City, Utah (Energy Solutions Arena)
July 26: Denver, Co. (1stBank Center)
July 28: Dallas, Texas (Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie)
July 29: Houston, Texas (Toyota Center)
July 30: Austin, Texas (Frank Erwin Center)
Aug. 3: Phoenix, Ariz. (Comerica Theatre)
Aug. 5: Los Angeles, Calif. (Nokia Theatre LA Live)
Aug. 12: San Jose, Calif. (HP Pavilion)
Aug. 13: Santa Barbara, Calif. (Santa Barbara Bowl)
Aug. 14: Santa Barbara, Calif. (Santa Barbara Bowl)

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