This may be your one chance to get as close to Luke Bryan as you can without being arrested. American Idol just announced their audition schedule and they're coming to New York!

Usually, we assume when big shows like this are coming to New York, it's to New York City but American Idol announced its audition schedule and they're coming this side of Poughkeepsie.

For the very first time, American Idol will be looking for perspective talent in Buffalo, NY, according to New York Upstate. They already did one round of auditions in New Orleans but there are so many more to choose from, starting back up on August 22nd. American Idol will be in Buffalo on September 9th at Buffalo's Canalside starting at 8:00AM, according to local news station WIVB. Auditions are open to ages 15 and up and are free.

For the full list, you can go to the American Idol website.