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New Kids on the Block coming to San Diego

New Kids on the Block returns to San Diego on Monday, May 11, at the Viejas Arena as part of the blockbuster summer excursion spanning the United States that also features three Canadian stops. The concert will kick off at 7 p.m. with the help of special guests TLC and Nelly.

"We are thrilled to be able to join pop icons NKOTB and Nelly on tour," said TLC in a written statement. "We are equally excited to be back on the road connecting with our fans in such huge arenas."

The 40-city tour is being dubbed "The Main Event," and boasts a 360-degree, in-the-round set designed to allow an unobstructed view of the band during its performance. The staging...