PBR’s Elite Unleash The Beast Returns to Dickies Arena

PBR’s Elite Unleash The Beast Returns to Dickies Arena

For the second time in as many years, PBR’s (Professional Bull Riders) elite Unleash The Beast will buck into Dickies Arena in Fort Worth to hold the fan-attended PBR Fort Worth Invitational Aug. 28-29.

The bull riding action begins with Round 1 at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, August 28, concluding with Round 2 and the championship round at 12:45 p.m. on Sunday, August 29. All 30 bull riders will get on one bull each in Round 1 and 2. Following Round 2 on Sunday afternoon, the riders’ individual two-round scores will be totaled with the Top 12 advancing to the championship round for one more out and a chance at the event title.

Tickets for the two-day event go on sale Monday, June 14 at 10 a.m. at Ticketmaster.com, PBR.com, the Dickies Arena Box Office, or by calling PBR customer service at 1-800-732-1727.

Last season, PBR’s elite Unleash The Beast debuted inside Dickies Arena, with Jose Vitor Leme (Ribas do Rio Pardo, Brazil) going a near perfect 2-for-3 to clinch his league-leading sixth premier series victory of 2020.

Leme rebounded from a close 7.32-second buckoff aboard Dixie Explosion (M Rafter E Bucking Bulls) in Round 1, with a Round 2-winning, 89.75-point ride on Milk Man (TNT Bucking Bulls/Hart Cattle Co.) to advance to the championship round atop the event leaderboard.

As the last man to leave the chutes inside Dickies Arena, Leme clinched the victory when he covered Boogie Bomb (Blank Bucking Bulls/Cooper) for 88.25 points, the top score of the championship round.

Earning a critical 120 world points, Leme further his stronghold on the No. 1 ranking, expanding his lead No. 2 Joao Ricardo Vieira (Itatinga, Brazil) to a then season-best 429.59 points. The Fort Worth win was Leme’s second consecutive event victory following a golden-finish the weekend prior in Salt Lake City, Utah.

As the season progressed, Leme punctuated his 2021 campaign by capturing his career-first PBR World Championship at the first-ever PBR World Finals held in Arlington, Texas, at AT&T Stadium. Going a torrid 22-for-34 (64%) in 2021, Leme won a league-best seven events and 16 rounds, while recording nine 90-point rides, en route to the gold buckle.

While he currently holds the world No. 2 rank, a slim 16 points behind No. 1 Kaique Pacheco (Itatiba, Brazil), Leme is mounting a potentially record-setting season en route to what would be his historic second consecutive PBR World Championship.

Having logged 10 round wins and 12 90-point rides to date in 2021, Leme is on pace to break the season-record in both statistical categories. In 2013, two-time PBR World Champion J.B. Mauney (Statesville, North Carolina) registered a league-best 19 round wins, while in 1999 Cody Hart (Gainesville, Texas) registered a PBR best 16 90-point rides.

Further, should Leme repeat as the league’s World Champion, he would join Silvano Alves (Pilar do Sul, Brazil) as the only riders to win the coveted gold buckle in back-to-back seasons. Alves who won his first two titles in 2011 and 2012.

Part of Leme’s monumental season thus far, which has been highlighted by three event victories, included his first Unleash The Beast win of the season in late February when the league returned to the iconic Cowtown Coliseum in Fort Worth.

His golden-finish included a rematch with Woopaa (Barker Bulls/Hookin’ W Ranch), the very bull he clinched the 2020 PBR World Championship aboard. Again teaming for a monstrous score, Leme covered the striking bull for 94.75 points in the championship round to clinch the event victory inside the legendary western sports venue.

Positioned in the second half of the 2021 season, the PBR Fort Worth Invitational is crucial in the championship race to the PBR World Finals in early November, awarding a gold buckle and million-dollar bonus to the world’s best bull rider.

With 14 Unleash The Beast events already complete, the race for the 2021 PBR World Championship is one of the most fiercely contested in league history. With No. 1 Pacheco and No. 2 Leme separated by a mere 16 world points, looking further down the standings, No. 3 Cooper Davis (Jasper, Texas) remains hot on their spurs, within 164.5 points of No. 2 Leme and 180.5 points of No. 1 Pacheco.

This season’s current top three riders – 2018 PBR World Champion Pacheco, 2020 World Champion Leme and 2016 World Champion Davis – are all attempting to become just the seventh rider in league history to have won the coveted gold buckle in multiple seasons.

In addition to Pacheco and Leme, who call Decatur home, and Jasper-native Davis, the draw for the Fort Worth event is also anticipated to be led by Texas’ own Cody Teel (College Station, Texas), Chase Dougherty (Stephenville, Texas), Boudreaux Campbell (Crockett, Texas), Taylor Toves (Stephenville, Texas), Jesse Petri (Palestine, Texas), Ezekiel Mitchell (Rockdale, Texas) and Mason Taylor (Maypearl, Texas).

PBR Elite Seats are available for avid fans who want an exclusive VIP experience while enjoying the world’s top bull riding circuit. These tickets offer premium seats, a question and answer presentation with some of the top bull riders and stock contractors in the world, behind-the-scenes look at the event from the back of the bucking chutes, and souvenir credential and lanyard.

For an enhanced PBR experience, fans can now purchase add-on PBR Premium Experiences which will include the Elite Experience on both Saturday, August 28 and Sunday, August 29, and Bull Housing Tour on Saturday, August 28 in Fort Worth.

The Elite Experience, available for $75, will include a Q&A session with a select group of the league’s top riders, bullfighters and stock contractors, exclusive merchandise item, arena concession voucher and commemorative lanyard.

The Bull Housing Tour, available for $60, will get experience-purchasers up-close-and-personal with the league’s top animal athletes, and include a commemorative lanyard and Bulls of the PBR book.

Fans will also have the opportunity to purchase a complete travel package for $1,300, including a two-day hotel stay, two event tickets, daily food and beverage voucher, behind the scenes tour, and more.

For more information on PBR Premium Experiences and to purchase the Elite Experience, Bull Housing Tour and travel package for the PBR Fort Worth Invitational in Fort Worth visit https://pbr.com/tickets/premium-experiences/.

About PBR (Professional Bull Riders):
PBR is the world’s premier bull riding organization. More than 500 bull riders compete in more than 200 events annually across the televised PBR Unleash The Beast tour (UTB), which features the top 35 bull riders in the world; the PBR Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour (PWVT); the PBR Touring Pro Division (TPD); and the PBR’s international circuits in Australia, Brazil, Canada and Mexico. PBR’s digital assets include RidePass, which is home to Western sports. PBR is a subsidiary of IMG, a global leader in sports, fashion, events and media. For more information, visit PBR.com, or follow on Facebook at Facebook.com/PBR, Twitter at Twitter.com/PBR, and YouTube at YouTube.com/PBR.

About Dickies Arena
Dickies Arena is a 14,000 seat, spectacular multipurpose venue located adjacent to the Will Rogers Memorial Center campus in Fort Worth, Texas. The facility is the result of a pioneering public-private partnership between the City of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, the State of Texas and a group of private-sector participants, including foundations, individuals and organizations. The arena is owned by the City of Fort Worth and managed by the not-for-profit operating entity, Trail Drive Management Corp. (TDMC). The state-of-the-art arena hosts concerts, sporting events and family entertainment, and is home to Fort Worth Stock Show Rodeo performances. For more information, visit www.DickiesArena.com.

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The Jr. NFR will showcase the best competition in youth rodeo, including bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, bull riding, tie-down roping, barrel racing, breakaway roping, team roping and steer wrestling.

The 2021 Jr. NFR is a tournament-style rodeo with competitions featuring two performances of rough stock competition on Tuesday, June 29 and Wednesday, June 30, followed by final qualifying rounds on July 1, semifinals on July 2, and the top six contestants advancing to the finals on Saturday, July 3 where the Jr. NFR world champions will be crowned by the highest score or fastest time in this exciting format.

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Simone Biles Headlines Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour

Simone Biles Headlines Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour

MagicSpace Entertainment and AEG Presents/Concerts West today announced tickets will go on-sale Friday, June 11 for the Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour, arriving at Dickies Arena on Oct. 9, 2021. The tour is a high-energy, gymnastics-meets-pop-concert spectacular that will be headlined by the most decorated gymnast of all-time, Simone Biles. Athleta, a leading women’s performance lifestyle brand, has joined as the title sponsor of the show, which will feature an all-star team of female gymnastic champions spreading messages of empowerment and togetherness to inspire the next generation of athletes.

Tickets to see Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour at Dickies Arena on Oct. 9 go on sale on Friday, June 11 at Ticketmaster.com.

To sign up for the presale and for more information about VIP packages and a chance to participate in the show finale of the Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour, visit www.GoldOverAmericaTour.com.

The 35-city tour kicks off in Tucson, September 21, 2021 with stops along the way in Denver, Los Angeles, Anaheim, Houston, Chicago, Detroit, Columbus, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Newark, and Brooklyn, before concluding in Boston, November 7, 2021. The Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour is supported by associate sponsors GK Elite and SPIETH America. A full list of cities and ticket information can be found at www.goldoveramericatour.com/goat/tickets.html.

“I love the sport of gymnastics and want to help create a show that captures the pure joy of performing,” said Biles. “Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour will match athleticism and entertainment, all while celebrating the gold inside each of us!”

 

Biles will be joined by 2016 Gold and Silver medalist in Rio and Dancing With The Stars champion Laurie Hernandez, All-American, NCAA National Champion and viral video sensation Katelyn Ohashi, winner of three gold medals in 2019 and 2020 at the Tokyo World Cup Morgan Hurd, 2018 NCAA National Champion from UCLA where she achieved 10 perfect 10’s Peng-Peng Lee, Jamaican qualifier for the 2021 Tokyo games Danusia Francis and 8-time U.S. National team member Jordan Chiles. More gymnasts will be announced in the coming months.

The Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour will spotlight each gymnast performing segments from their most famous routines mixed with career highlight and personal videos, social media interactions, spoken word, and a crew of gymnastic dancers under eye-popping LED video screens and lights. Together, these women are not only top-of-their-game athletes but also the ultimate squad goal inspiration to girls and young women worldwide. The show emerges from their personal values of empowerment, friendship, positive body image, mental health awareness, and self-confidence.

The creative team includes Director Mark “Swany” Swanhart and Associate Director Louanne Madorma, along with world-renowned gymnastics coach Valorie “Miss Val” Kondos Field, who serves as Supervising Choreographer for the tour. The tour is produced by Lee D. Marshall and executive produced by Mark “Swany” Swanhart, Louanne Madorma, Valorie “Miss Val” Kondos Field, and Guy Phillips.

To sign up for the presale and for more information about VIP packages and a chance to participate in the show finale of the Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour, visit www.GoldOverAmericaTour.com. Follow on Instagram & Facebook @GoldOverAmericaTour, Twitter @GoldOverAmerica and YouTube. #GoldInAllOfUs

 

About MagicSpace Entertainment
Athleta Presents Gold Over America Tour is produced by MagicSpace Entertainment. A boutique producing and presenting firm focused on first-class properties and productions. Based in Park City, UT, the company has produced and presented national tours, Broadway shows, concerts, museum exhibits and sporting events worldwide for over 40 years with a powerhouse producing team focused on providing creative, marketing and general management expertise. www.MagicSpace.net

About AEG Presents
Combining the power of the live event with a focus on true artist development, AEG Presents is a world leader in the music and entertainment industries. Operating across four continents, the company has an unparalleled commitment to artistry, creativity, and community. Its tentpole festivals and multi-day music events — which include the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival and the legendary New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival alongside British Summer Time at Hyde Park, Stagecoach, Hangout Festival, Electric Forest, and Firefly — continue to set the bar for the live music experience. AEG Presents promotes global tours for artists such as The Rolling Stones, Ed Sheeran, Elton John, Taylor Swift, Celine Dion, Justin Bieber, Kenny Chesney, Paul McCartney, and Katy Perry, in addition to — through its network of clubs, theatres, arenas, stadiums and renowned partner brands such as Goldenvoice, Messina Touring Group, Concerts West, The Bowery Presents, PromoWest Productions, Marshall Arts, Madison House Presents, and Zero Mile Presents — creating and developing an unmatched infrastructure for artist development and audience reach. More information can be found at www.aegpresents.

About Athleta
A certified B Corporation, Athleta is a performance lifestyle brand with a mission of empowering a community of active women and girls. Athleta’s versatile premium performance lifestyle apparel is designed by women for women with inclusivity at its core. Founded in 1998, Athleta integrates performance and technical features across its collection to support women across their entire lifestyle – from yoga and training to travel and sleep. In 2016, the company launched Athleta Girl mirroring its signature performance in styles for the next generation. Based in San Francisco, CA and a Gap Inc. brand (NYSE: GPS), Athleta apparel is available at its over 200 retail stores across the United States, through its catalog, and at Athleta.com.

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Live at Billy Bob’s its…… Gary Patterson???

Live at Billy Bob’s its…… Gary Patterson???

Fin Ewing, president of Ewing Automotive Group and Coach Gary Patterson will take over Billy Bob’s showroom on Wednesday, June 30th in a concert/jam session that will raise money for the Patterson Foundation. The night expects to see a mixture of TCU fans, college students, and high-profile friends, as well as those looking to see who will be in the audience and which surprise guests will join them on stage.

In perhaps a bit of a midlife crisis…in 2016, Fin Ewing happened upon an article that promised anyone could learn to sing. He had never been much of a vocalist, but as a kid, he had spent time around country music greats like Willie Nelson, Tanya Tucker, and Larry Gatlin, and always admired people who could step into the spotlight and captivate a crowd. Ewing decided to find out if the article was accurate. He got in touch with a voice coach named Bruce Wermuth and asked, “Can I learn to sing?”

After chatting, Wermuth discerned that Ewing couldn’t play any instruments and had no history of singing. Baffled, he asked Ewing what his goal was. “I want to play a concert”.

His Goal….a concert on the main stage at Billy Bob’s Texas – where he would invite friends and even other artists to enjoy the evening with him. His Band “Fin Ewing and the Wrong Direction” plays a mixture of songs and focuses on the audience having a great time. When he’s not unlocking his musical talents, Ewing is president of Ewing Automotive Group, which owns Mercedes-Benz, GMC, Buick, and Subaru dealerships. The business was started in 1940 by Ewing’s grandfather. Former Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlins said of Ewing’s mid-life adventure “He didn’t need a fancy car or a jet, so he learned to sing and put together a darn good band”.

Special Guest TCU Football Coach Gary Patterson, a future College Football Hall of Famer, is now a published songwriter. With a collection of songs he’s written over the past 30 years, Coach Patterson has been collaborating with Nashville songwriters, many will join him at Billy Bob’s. The TCU head coach has released his debut music video “Take a Step Back” as part of an album he is recording. Patterson said “after receiving a $9 check from Spotify, I’m not going to quit my day job”. He is looking forward to performing with Fin Ewing and The Wrong Direction and promised a few other surprise guests.

The concert will benefit The Patterson Foundation. For the Past 20 years The Patterson Foundation’s primary goal has been to provide educational opportunities for all children, with a focus on Fort Worth. Their goal this year is to fund better WiFi access to all children in the area. In 2020, they fed more than 100,000 on Thanksgiving.

Tickets are $20 and go on sale Friday, June 4 at 10AM.

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2021 Charles Schwab Challenge

2021 Charles Schwab Challenge

Strong Field Set for 2021 Charles Schwab Challenge

Defending champion Daniel Berger will defend his title at the Charles Schwab Challenge next week against a strong field that includes 10 of the top 25 players in the world and a staunch group of former winners. The event is May 24-30 at historic Colonial Country Club, featuring a $7.5 million purse.

The top-ranked players are Justin Thomas (2), Collin Morikawa (6), Patrick Reed (8), Tony Finau (14), Berger (16), Billy Horschel (18), Abraham Ancer (19), Sungjae Im (21), Scottie Scheffler (22) and Lee Westwood (23).  Berger, Reed and Morikawa have all won tournaments this year and Berger and Morikawa dueled in last year’s playoff at Colonial. Thomas is the reigning PLAYERS Champion.  25-time European Tour winner Westwood will make his Colonial debut this year.

 

Local favorite and Colonial member Ryan Palmer will be on hand, along with Joaquin Niemann, K.H. Lee and Si Woo Kim. Other Charles Schwab Challenge champions scheduled for the stellar field include 2001 winner Sergio Garcia, 2016 champion Jordan Spieth, 2018 winner Justin Rose, 2019 winner Kevin Na, 2017 champion Kevin Kisner, 2015 champion Chris Kirk and two-time Colonial winners Zach Johnson and Phil Mickelson. TOUR favorites such as Matt Kuchar, Jason Dufner, Charley Hoffman, Brant Snedeker, Ian Poulter, Harold Varner III, Louis Oosthuizen and Gary Woodland will all be competing. 121 total players will play in the championship.

 

Public tickets are on sale now. For more information, visit www.CharlesSchwabChallenge.com. One-day ticket options for any day, Thursday through Sunday, are available. Each ticket includes food and beverage. A $35 one-day Youth Ticket for youth under 18 is also be available. Children 5 and under are admitted free of charge.

FINAL FIELD

 

Byeong Hun An
Abraham Ancer
John Augenstein
Daniel Berger
Joseph Bramlett
Scott Brown
Rafa Cabrera Bello
Cameron Champ
Wyndham Clark
Keith Clearwater
Erik Compton
Corey Conners
Austin Cook
Joel Dahmen
Cameron Davis
Jason Dufner
Tony Finau
Dylan Frittelli
Sergio Garcia
Brice Garnett
Brian Gay
Doug Ghim*
Michael Gligic
Lucas Glover
Talor Gooch
Will Gordon
Branden Grace
Emiliano Grillo
Adam Hadwin
Brandon Hagy
James Hahn
Brian Harman
J. J. Henry
Kramer Hickok
Harry Higgs
Charley Hoffman
Tom Hoge
Billy Horschel
Mark Hubbard
Mackenzie Hughes
Sungjae Im

 

Zach Johnson
Matt Jones
Sung Kang
Si Woo Kim
Chris Kirk*
Kevin Kisner
Patton Kizzire
Russell Knox
Jason Kokrak
Matt Kuchar
Anirban Lahiri
Andrew Landry
Nate Lashley
K.H. Lee
Danny Lee
Luke List
Adam Long
Peter Malnati
Denny McCarthy
Tyler McCumber
Graeme McDowell
Maverick McNealy*
Troy Merritt
Phil Mickelson
Keith Mitchell
Collin Morikawa
Sebastian Munoz
Kevin Na
Matthew NeSmith
Joaquin Niemann
Henrik Norlander
Louis Oosthuizen
Carlos Ortiz
Ryan Palmer
C.T. Pan
Cameron Percy
Pat Perez
Scott Piercy
D. A. Points
J.T. Poston
Ian Poulter

 

 

Andrew Putnam
Doc Redman
Patrick Reed
Patrick Rodgers*
Justin Rose
Sam Ryder
Rory Sabbatini
Scottie Scheffler
Adam Schenk
Chase Seiffert
Robby Shelton
Brandt Snedeker
Jordan Spieth
Scott Stallings
Kyle Stanley*
Henrik Stenson
Sepp Straka
Robert Streb
Kevin Streelman
Brian Stuard
Hudson Swafford
Nick Taylor*
Sahith Theegala*
Justin Thomas
Michael Thompson
Brendon Todd
Cameron Tringale
Peter Uihlein*
Harold Varner III
Jhonattan Vegas
Camilo Villegas
Michael Visacki
Matt Wallace
Richy Werenski
Lee Westwood
Vincent Whaley
Gary Woodland
Will Zalatoris
Xinjun Zhan

Bold denotes Colonial Champion
* denotes former Ben Hogan Award winner

 

2021 SPONSOR EXEMPTIONS 

Joseph Bramlett 
Kramer Hickok 
Sahith Theegala
J. J. Henry
D. A. Points
Erik Compton
Michael Visacki
Grame McDowell
Jason Dufner
Rafa Cabrera Bello
Scott Brown
Scott Piercy

 

2021 CHAMPIONS’ CHOICES

Will Gordon

John Augenstein

 

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U.S. Gymnastics Championships at Dickies Arena

Multi-session ticket packages are now on sale for the 2021 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, which will be held June 3-6 at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas. The four-day championships will decide the 2021 men’s and women’s national all-around and individual event champions and serve as an important stop on the Road to Tokyo, as performances will help determine who will compete at U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Gymnastics June 24-27 in St. Louis, Mo. The U.S. Men’s and Women’s National Teams will also be renamed following the event’s conclusion.

The five multi-session packages are identified below. All ticket prices are plus applicable fees.

Junior & Senior Women’s Day 1 Package – June 4: $89-$159
Junior & Senior Women’s Day 2 Package – June 6: $99-$179
All Junior & Senior Men’s Package – June 3 & 5: $99-$139
Senior Men’s & Senior Women’s Day 2 Package – June 5 & 6: $109-$149
All-session (all eight competitive sessions) – June 3-6: $209-$609; platinum ticket package includes VIP seating and a USA Gymnastics gift

At the 2019 U.S. Championships, 2016 Olympic all-around champion Simone Biles of Spring, Texas/World Champions Centre and two-time Olympian Sam Mikulak of Newport Coast, Calif./U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center each won their sixth U.S. all-around title. The veteran World medalists are each looking to add another Olympic Games to their resumes in addition to a seventh national championship.

USA Gymnastics is partnering with the Fort Worth Sports Commission and Dickies Arena for this event, and all parties are working together to create COVID-19 safety protocols in accordance with the local health department to provide a safe and welcoming experience for all guests.

Tickets may be purchased at DickiesArena.com (you will need to register for a Dickies Arena AccountManager account). For groups of 10 or more, contact Dickies Arena Group Sales at (817) 402-9102 or email galanis@dickiesarena.com. Discounted tickets are available through local gymnastics clubs that are participating in the gym club ticket program.

The tentative competition schedule, which is subject to change, is below. All sessions are listed in central time.

Thursday, June 3: Men’s gymnastics – 1 p.m., juniors, and 6:30 p.m., seniors
Friday, June 4: Women’s gymnastics – 1 p.m., juniors, and 6:30 p.m., seniors
Saturday, June 5: Men’s gymnastics – 10 a.m., juniors, and 3 p.m., seniors
Sunday, June 6: Women’s gymnastics – 12 p.m., juniors, and 5:30 p.m., seniors

USA Gymnastics. Based in Indianapolis, USA Gymnastics is the national governing body for gymnastics in the United States, encompassing seven disciplines: women’s gymnastics, men’s gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling, rhythmic gymnastics, acrobatic gymnastics, gymnastics for all (a.k.a. group gymnastics) and, most recently, parkour. USA Gymnastics sets the rules and policies that govern the sport of gymnastics, including selecting and training the U.S. Gymnastics Teams for the Olympics and World Championships; promoting and developing gymnastics on the grassroots and national levels, as well as a safe, empowered and positive training environment; and serving as a resource and educational center for the more than 200,000 members, clubs, fans and gymnasts throughout the United States. The organization is deeply committed to creating a culture that encourages and supports its athletes and focuses on its highest priority: the safety and well-being of athletes and our community.

 

 

About the Fort Worth Sports Commission
The Fort Worth Sports Commission advances the city as an international sports destination. A division of Visit Fort Worth, the Sports Commission attracts youth, collegiate and professional events that deliver economic impact and boost Fort Worth’s image. The Commission supports development of and access to facilities that enhance the quality of life for all Fort Worth. For more information, visit FortWorthSports.com and follow on Instagram and Twitter @FortWorthSports.

About Dickies Arena
Dickies Arena is a 14,000 seat, spectacular multipurpose venue located adjacent to the Will Rogers Memorial Center campus in Fort Worth, Texas. The facility is the result of a pioneering public-private partnership between the City of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, the State of Texas and a group of private-sector participants, including foundations, individuals and organizations. The arena is owned by the City of Fort Worth and managed by the not-for-profit operating entity, Trail Drive Management Corp. (TDMC). The state-of-the-art arena hosts concerts, sporting events and family entertainment, and is home to Fort Worth Stock Show Rodeo performances. For more information, visit www.DickiesArena.com.

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