"King of the Cowboys – Riders In The Sky Salute Roy Rogers" Comes to Oklahoma City

The Grammy-winning comedy act will play at Tower Theatre on July 28

 

OKLAHOMA CITY (December 13, 2017)    Join Riders In The Sky in a thrilling ride to yesteryear as they salute iconic western movie, music and TV star Roy Rogers, undisputed “King of the Cowboys.” Riders in the Sky will play at the Tower Theatre on July 28 in Oklahoma City. Tickets go on sale Friday, December 15.

 

“King of the Cowboys – Riders In The Sky Salute Roy Rogers” is a 90 minute multi-media romp featuring audience-friendly favorites from Roy’s long career that include “Don’t Fence Me In,” “Pecos Bill,” “Happy Trails” and more.  Film clips of Roy’s greatest moments on screen with Trigger, Dale Evans and the Sons of the Pioneers are featured, as well as a film montage tribute to “The Greatest Sidekick of ‘Em All: Gabby Hayes!” 

 

Ranger Doug, preeminent singing cowboy historian, provides some biographical fun facts about Roy’s life, from his humble beginnings as Leonard Slye from Duck Run, OH, to one of Hollywood’s most beloved stars, and his influence on a generation of musicians and western entertainers. 

 

Riders in the Sky will perform Saturday, July 28 at Tower Theatre in Oklahoma City. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8:00 p.m. General admission tickets are $28-$48. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.towertheatreokc.com, calling 405-70-TOWER, or visiting a Tower Theatre Box Office, located at Citizens Bank of Edmond, Fowler Volkswagen of Norman and Tower Theatre. 

 

Tower Theatre is Oklahoma City’s most iconic, live music and movie venue, located at 425 NW 23rd Street in historic Uptown 23rd. For more information about upcoming events at Tower Theatre and to purchase tickets visit http://www.towertheatreokc.com.

 

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TOWER THEATRE Concert Schedule (as of December 13, 2017)

December 15 - Hank’s Holiday Ho Down

December 19 - Jason Scott Vinyl Release

December 20 - Mandy Harvey

December 21 - Steve Earle and The Dukes

December 31 - Uptown Get Down | New Year’s Eve Celebration

January 7 - Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

January 8 - Roadkill Ghost Choir

January 11 - Uncle Lucius 

January 19 - Madness The Sequel - Hip Hop Showcase

January 26 - Keller Williams

January 27 - Reckless Kelly

January 30 - Propaganda

January 31 - Mr. Carmack

February 4 - R.LUM.R

February 17 - Wanda Jackson

February 18 - Lalah Hathaway

February 21 - Waxahatchee

March 8 - Shooter Jennings with the Black Lillies

March 21 - Colter Wall

March 22 - The Dead South

April 2 - Dweezil Zappa Choice Cuts! World Tour 2018

April 7 - Reverend Horton Heat with Unknown Hinson and Igor & The Red Elvises

June 24 - WellRED Comedy Tour: From Dixie With Love

July 28 - Riders in the Sky Salute Roy Rogers