The first auditions for season 11 of “American Idol” are next week. The first is in St. Louis on Tuesday. The auditions are returning to Denver again this year on July 29th.  auditions will also be held in Portland, Oregon on July 2nd, July 8th in San Diego, July 15th in Pittsburgh, July 22nd in Charleston, South Carolina, and August 26th in Houston.

You have to be 15-28 years old as of June 26th. That’s also the day wristbands are available.  Find out more at