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We've just got finished with American Idol 2012, but American Idol 2013 auditions get under way this week here in Los Angeles. Registration starts Tuesday, June 5th and Wednesday June 6th with actual auditions on Thursday, June 7.

People are lining up by the hundreds for a chance to audition, and even LA Kings fans wanted the chance to sing praise in FOX 11 Reporter Lauren Sivan's video.

Anyone who plans to audition in Los Angeles June 7, please read the following:

All participants should go to the Sunset Gate A located off Elysian Park Avenue and Stadium Way. The GPS/Google Maps address is 1000 Elysian Park Avenue, Los Angeles, CA. 90090. Below are directions from all major freeways in the area. Once on site, traffic security will direct guests to the appropriate parking lot.

Parking will be in Lots 1, 2, and F.  Parking attendants will direct contestants.

Cost for parking on all days will be FREE.

The front of the line for Registration will be at Lot N.

Vehicle Routes to Dodger Stadium
All deliveries, participants, guests must enter through ‘Sunset Gate A"
• If using GPS or an online mapping service for directions, enter
1000 Elysian Park Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, 90090.
• FROM THE 101 FREEWAY NORTHBOUND
Take the Grand Avenue Exit. Turn Right onto Grand Avenue. Turn Right onto Temple Street and make a Right onto Figueroa Street. Turn Left onto Sunset Boulevard. Turn Right onto Elysian Park Avenue. Enter the SUNSET GATE.
• FROM THE 101 FREEWAY SOUTHBOUND (Hollywood)
Take the Alvarado Street exit. Turn Left onto Alvarado Street. Turn Right onto Sunset Boulevard. Go approximately one mile and turn Left onto Elysian Park Avenue. Enter the SUNSET GATE.
• FROM THE 5 FREEWAY NORTHBOUND (Orange County, San Diego, San Gabriel Valley)
Take the Stadium Way Exit. Turn Left onto Riverside Drive. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn right on Academy Drive. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn left at Elysian Park Avenue. Enter the SUNSET GATE.
• FROM THE 5 FREEWAY SOUTHBOUND (San Fernando Valley, Burbank, Glendale, Pasadena)
Take the Stadium Way Exit. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn right on Academy Drive. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn left at Elysian Park Avenue. Enter the SUNSET GATE.
• FROM THE 110 FREEWAY NORTHBOUND (Downtown Los Angeles, West Los Angeles, the South Bay)
Take the Dodger Stadium Exit. Continue straight off the freeway ramp. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn right at Elysian Park Avenue. Enter the SUNSET GATE.
• FROM THE 110 FREEWAY SOUTHBOUND (Pasadena)
Take the Dodger Stadium Exit. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn right at Elysian Park Avenue. Enter the SUNSET GATE.
• FROM THE 10 FREEWAY WESTBOUND (San Gabriel Valley)
Take the 10 Freeway Westbound. Merge onto the 5 Freeway North. Take the Stadium Way Exit. Turn Left onto Riverside Drive. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn right on Academy Drive. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn left at Elysian Park Avenue. Enter the SUNSET GATE.
• FROM THE 10 FREEWAY EASTBOUND (Westside)
Take the 10 Freeway Eastbound (toward Los Angeles). Merge onto the 110 Freeway North (toward Pasadena). Take the Dodger Stadium Exit. Turn Left onto Stadium Way. Turn right at Elysian Park Avenue. Enter the SUNSET GATE.

As you watched Season 11 of American Idol unfold, did you think, "I can do that!"?

If you think you have what it takes, make sure you come out and audition in Los Angeles, CA on June 7, Newark, NJ on June 23 and Chicago on July 12th. If you remember back to Season 9, Chicago is where we met winner, Lee DeWyze!

Tell us what song you'll be trying out with by using  #idolauditions.

Download all the forms you'll need before you go!
Audition FAQ
Guardian documents
Audition Rules
Audition Release Form

CITY VENUE REG. DAY 1 REG. DAY 2 AUDITION DAY
Los Angeles, CA Dodger Stadium 6/5/12 6/6/12 6/7/12
San Antonio, TX Alamodome 6/12/12 6/13/12 6/14/12
Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena 6/17/12 6/18/12 6/19/12
Newark, NJ PRUDENTIAL Center 6/21/12 6/22/12 6/23/12
Chicago, IL United Center 7/10/12 7/11/12 7/12/12
New Orleans, LA New Orleans Arena 7/15/12 7/16/12 7/17/12
Oklahoma City, OK Chesapeake Energy Arena 7/18/12 7/19/12 7/20/12

ALL CITIES, VENUES, AND DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

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