George Straitâ€™s Final Tour Includes Record Sold-Out Shows And Home Giveaways
January 23, 2013 at 8:51 AM (PT)
MCA NASHVILLE artist GEORGE STRAIT sold roughly 77,000 tickets within two minutes of sales opening for his WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13th performance at the HOUSTON LIVESTOCK SHOW & RODEO in HOUSTON, TX.
"This is going to shatter all RELIANT STADIUM attendance records," said VP/COO LEROY SHAFER.
STRAIGHT began his "THE COWBOY RIDES AWAY" tour FRIDAY, JANUARY 18th in LUBBOCK, TX. Midway through the show, the artist recognized U.S. MARINE CORPS E-3/LANCE CORPORAL CHRISTOPHER ALLEN as the 287th recipient of the MILITARY WARRIORS SUPPORT FOUNDATION's (MWSF) "HOMES FOR WOUNDED HEROES" program. ALLEN received keys to a new home during the recognition.
The MWSF and STRAIT will award 20 service members with new homes throughout the tour. For tour dates, tickets, and other info on GEORGE STRAIT, visit www.georgestrait.com.