Apr 15, 2009
FORD CENTER GOES OUT WITH A BANG: After Setting Records, Ford Center Prepares for Next Phase of Improvements during the Summer Season
FORD CENTER GOES OUT WITH A BANG
After Setting Records, Ford Center Prepares for Next Phase of Improvements
during the Summer Season
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK. – During the first quarter of 2009 (Jan. 1st to Mar. 31st) Ford Center welcomed more than 667,000 visitors during the 50 events held at the SMG-managed facility.
Included among these fan favorites were events such as: Walking with Dinosaurs – The Arena Spectacular, PBR, Big 12 Men’s Basketball Championship, NCAA® Division 1 Women’s Basketball Oklahoma City Regional, Music as a Weapon Festival Featuring Disturbed, numerous Oklahoma City Thunder and Blazers home games and much more.
Ford Center was recently ranked 25th nationally (49th worldwide) by Pollstar® magazine as one of the Top 50 Arena Venues for the 2009 Worldwide First Quarter Ticket Sales for concerts and touring events.
Ford Center will close its doors for the summer to begin the next phase of improvements. Ford Center will reopen before the start of the Thunder’s 2009-10 season. For further information, please visit: http://www.okfordcenter.com/Improvements.html
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