The Take Me Home Tour was the second headlining concert tour by British-Irish boy band One Direction. Announced by member Liam Payne at the 2012 BRIT Awards in early 2012, the original concert tour was billed as the UK & Ireland Arena Tour. In mid-2012, the concert tour expanded with legs in North America and Australasia. The concert tour visited arenas and stadiums from February through November 2013. The concert tour commenced at London's O2 Arena on 23 February 2013.