October 27, 2018 8:00 pm
First National Bank Arena
Tickets on sale Friday, April 20 at 10 a.m.
Prices $39.75, $59.75 & $79.75
Jonesboro – Dwight Yoakam will be performing on stage at First National Bank Arena on Saturday, October 27th. Tickets on sale this Friday, April 20th at 10 a.m. in person at the Central Box Office, charge by phone at 870-972-2871 or online at Tickets.Astate.edu.
Dwight Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide – he is a 21-time nominated, multiple GRAMMY Award winner. He has 12 gold albums, with five of those albums topping Billboard’s Country Albums chart, another 14 landing in the Top 20 – nearly 40 of Yoakam’s singles have charted, with 14 peaking in the Top 10. In celebration of his critically-acclaimed album, 3 Pears, he received Artist of the Year award at the 2013 Americana Music Honors & Awards ceremony, the most prestigious award offered by the organization. In 2015, Yoakam released his latest album Second Hand Heart on Warner/Reprise records.
In addition to his musical career, Yoakam is a formidable film and television actor, capable of seamlessly melting into his roles, and impressively standing toe-to-toe with some of the world’s top thespians over the course of his storied and successful acting career, including Jodie Foster, Tommy Lee Jones, Jared Leto, Forest Whitaker, and Mathew McConaughey.
Don’t miss Dwight Yoakam at First National Bank Arena on Saturday, October 27th! Tickets for this night of entertainment will go on sale this Friday, April 20th at 10 a.m. For more information about this show log on to FNBArena.com.
217 Olympic Drive
Jonesboro, AR 72401
The ASU Convocation Center opened in 1987. Located in Jonesboro, the hub of Northeast Arkansas, the Convocation Center serves a tri-state market area of 500,000, including nearly 14,000 university students.
Now known as First National Bank Arena, it has the versatility to host events ranging from small lectures to large conventions to even larger concerts, sporting events and other activities. The center seats 10,252 for concerts (up to 11,209 for concerts in the round) and 10,038 for basketball games. The Convo is uniquely designed so that each of its four entrances share equal prominence. The arena area can accommodate three basketball courts, seven volleyball courts, one tennis court, or a seven-lane 200-meter indoor track with facilities for field events. All courts are regulation size.
First National Bank Arena features frequent academic usage and is also designed to accommodate rodeos, horse shows, truck and tractor pulls, ice shows, circuses, sports shows, trade shows, concerts, and a variety of indoor athletic events.