Austin, Texas – The Frank Erwin Center will celebrate its 40thAnniversary with country music legend, George Strait, who will play an exclusive “STRAIT TEXAS” show on June 3, 2018.
The performance is currently the only Texas show on the King of Country’s concert calendar. Tickets go on sale during the venue’s anniversary month on Friday, Nov. 3 at 10 a.m. at TexasBoxOffice.com.
Since its doors opened in 1977, the Frank Erwin Center has attained a diverse history ranging from breakthrough musical performances and sporting events to visits from world leaders and former presidents. Strait has played an integral role in the venue’s legacy, having performed a total of 13 times, starting with his first show on Sept. 10, 1987 to his most recent performance on Jan. 10, 2014, said Jimmy Earl, director of the Frank Erwin Center.
“What better way to celebrate 40 years than with a legend like George Strait,” Earl said. “George has performed at the Erwin Center more times than any other artist and we are honored to have him help us commemorate this huge achievement.”