American Idol 2012

Americvan Idol
Season 11
Broadcast from January 18, 2012– May 23, 2012
Judges Randy Jackson
Jennifer Lopez
Steven Tyler
Host(s) Ryan Seacrest
Broadcaster Fox
Finals venue Nokia Theatre Los Angeles

Regional auditions

Auditions took place in the following cities:

Episode air date Audition city Date Venue Callback date Callback venue Golden tickets
January 18, 2012 North Charleston, South Carolina July 22, 2011 North Charleston Coliseum August 17-18, 2011 Hyatt Regency, Savannah, Georgia 42
January 19, 2012 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania July 15, 2011 Heinz Field September 28-29, 2011 David L. Lawrence Convention Center 38
January 22, 2012 San Diego, California July 8, 2011 Petco Park October 9-10, 2011 USS Midway Aircraft Carrier 53
January 25, 2012 Denver, Colorado July 29, 2011 Invesco Field October 5-6, 2011 Doerr-Hosier Center, Aspen 31
January 26, 2012 Houston, Texas August 26, 2011 Reliant Arena August 30-31, 2011 Galveston Island Convention Center 55
February 1, 2012 Portland, Oregon July 2, 2011 Rose Garden October 1-2, 2011 Red Lion Hotel 45
February 2, 2012 St. Louis, Missouri June 28, 2011 Scottrade Center September 2-3, 2011 Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark 46
—  East Rutherford, New Jersey September 22, 2011 IZOD Center September 24-25, 2011
Total number of tickets to Hollywood 310