In the ultimate warm-up concerts; QuikTrip, BOK Center and Pepsi are throwing a free street party prior to both of George Strait’s sold-out Tulsa performances at BOK Center on Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2 from 5:00 – 7:15PM.
The pre-concert Street Parties feature Country Artists Jerrod Niemann and Tulsa Native Joe Diffie.
On Friday, June 1, country artist Jerrod Niemann will deliver a free performance just outside of BOK Center. All are welcome regardless of whether they have tickets to the George Strait concert. The street party will feature food trucks, prize wheels and fresh sub sandwich samples from QuikTrip. Niemann’s performance will begin at 5:30 PM.
On Saturday, June 2, Grammy and ACM award-winner Joe Diffie will perform a free concert at the same site outside of the BOK Center.
Diffie, a Tulsa native, is a member of the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame. The Saturday street party will also feature food trucks, prize wheels and fresh sub sandwich samples from QuikTrip. Diffie’s performance will begin at 5:30 PM.
“Tulsa is buzzing with the excitement of the two George Strait concerts. We want to get the party off to a great start by joining forces with our terrific partners, Pepsi and the BOK Center, to throw a fun, family-friendly event,” said Mendi Parker, QuikTrip’s manager of store marketing, PR and events.
“Jerrod Niemann and Joe Diffie are crowd pleasers. We are excited to bring them to both to town and create a fun street party atmosphere before the king of country music takes to the stage at the BOK Center.”
Gates open for the street parties at 5:00 PM each night.
QuikTrip Corporation is a privately held company headquartered in Tulsa. Founded in 1958, QuikTrip has grown to a more than $11 billion company with 750+ stores in 11 states. QuikTrip gives back to the communities it serves, donating five percent of net profits to charitable organizations in those communities. With over 20,000 employees, QuikTrip has made Fortune magazine’s list of Best Companies to Work For the last 15 years. QuikTrip consistently is ranked as one of the top convenience store marketers in product quality and friendly service. To find more about QuikTrip, click here.