Summer is right around the corner for Southwestern students, and there will be plenty of extra time to fill for concerts. Numerous performances are scheduled for Oklahoma in the upcoming months, including Luke Bryan, Ellie Goulding and The Beach Boys.
Country singer Luke Bryan will perform in the Chesapeake Energy Arena on May 14 at 7:30 p.m. with guests Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch.
Southwestern student Bree Jackson is excited to see Luke Bryan come to Oklahoma.
“I’m excited about Luke Bryan because he is the future of country music,” Jackson said.
Bryan was recently awarded Country Artist of the Year at the iHeartRadio Music Awards and holds many other awards. For more information or tickets, go to http://www.chesapeakearena.com.
English pop star Ellie Goulding will bring her “Delirium World Tour” to Oklahoma City on May 18 at 7 p.m. at the Zoo Amphitheatre. General admission lawn seats are $35 and VIP tickets are $59.50. Goulding has had popular songs such as “Love Me Like You Do” and “Burn.” For more information or tickets, go to http://www.thezooamphitheatre.com.
As part of their “Summer Tour Kick Off,” The Beach Boys, featuring Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, will make a stop in Oklahoma City on May 21 at 7 p.m. at the Civic Center Music Hall. Their goal is to help raise money for the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma “Food For Kids” program. All net proceeds raised from the show will be donated to the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. For more information or tickets, go to http://www.okcciviccenter.com.
There are many other upcoming concerts in Oklahoma including Tim McGraw, Daughtry, Shinedown, and Journey. For more information on all of the concerts scheduled for Oklahoma in 2016, go to http://www.concertful.com.
By Conner Kent