Grammy-nominated country artist Trace Adkins will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. With 11 million albums sold, a slew of hit singles and multiple TV and movie roles, Adkins’ influence can be felt throughout the music industry. He has won three Academy of Country Music Awards, including the 2009 single of the year award for “You’re Gonna Miss This” and vocal event of the year with Blake Shelton for “Hillbilly Bone” in 2010. Tickets to the 21-and-older show start at $39.50 and are available at hardrockcasinotulsa.com.
Tulsa Press Club Comedy Night
A trio of local stand-up comics will share their witty observations about the world around us at the second Tulsa Press Club Comedy Night at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Tulsa Press Club, Atlas Life Building, 415 S. Boston Ave. Tulsa World photographer Ian Maule will serve as master of ceremonies for an evening featuring Andrew Deacon, T.J. Clark and Lauren Turner. Admission is free.
The annual Tulsa Juneteenth celebration is set Thursday-Sunday, June 13-16. The festival will include a tribute to Prince with Sheila E. and Morris Day and the Time. Local performers include Faye Moffitt, Charlie Redd, Starr Fisher and Thaddeus Johnson and the Wise Men. Other events include the “Royal Hotel Block Party,” a showing of the film “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” at the Guthrie Green and a religious service led by Jamaal Dyer, pastor of Friendship Church. For more information and a full schedule, visit tulsajuneteenth.org.
Kidz Bop, the No. 1 music brand for kids, will bring its Kidz Bop World Tour 2019 to Tulsa’s BOK Center at 7 p.m. Friday, June 14. The Kidz Bop 2018 tour was the most successful tour in franchise history. The Kidz Bop kids played to hundreds of thousands of families across North America. Tickets start at $26.50 and are available at bokcenter.com.
British stand-up comedian and actor Eddie Izzard will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at the Brady Theater. His numerous awards include a Primetime Emmy for his comedy special “Dress to Kill.” He has also appeared in such films as “Ocean’s 12” and “Across the Universe” and was among the voice talents of “The Lego Batman Movie.” Tickets start at $44 and are available at bradytheater.com.
The Tulsa Roughnecks will host the El Paso Locomotive at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at ONEOK Field. For tickets and more information, visit roughnecksfc.com.
In celebration of the 30th anniversary of “Say Anything,” actor John Cusack is coming to Tulsa’s Cox Business Center for a screening of the film and a live conversation at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15. This is the first announced event of the Tulsa Film Series at Cox Business Center, presented by Prairie Artisan Ales. With four decades’ worth of roles in more than 70 films, Cusack will share stories from his career, answer audience questions and give a behind-the-scenes look into his breakout role as Lloyd Dobler in “Say Anything.” Tickets start at $58 and are available at coxcentertulsa.com.
Award-winning singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at Osage Casino’s Skyline Event Center. Loggins has had a number of soundtrack successes, including “I’m Alright” from “Caddyshack,” “Danger Zone” from “Top Gun” and the title track from “Footloose,” which earned him an Academy Award nomination. Tickets to the 18-and-older show are $55 and are available at osagecasinos.com.
The Tulsa Drillers will return for a seven-game home stand at ONEOK Field. Tulsa will host Frisco at 7:05 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, June 17-18, and 11:05 a.m. Wednesday, June 19. The Drillers then face Amarillo at 7:05 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, June 20-22, and 1:05 p.m. Sunday, June 23. For tickets and more information, visit tulsadrillers.com.
Classic rock legend Peter Frampton is embarking on a final tour that will launch at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. The Tuesday, June 18, show is sold out. Frampton won a Grammy Award for best pop instrumental album for “Fingerprints” in 2007 and was inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame in 2014. His hits include “Show Me the Way,” “Baby, I Love Your Way” and “Do You Feel Like We Do?”
‘Fiddler on the Roof’
Celebrity Attractions presents “Fiddler on the Roof,” opening Tuesday, June 18, at the Tulsa PAC for an eight-performance run. This classic musical about Tevye, a milkman in a small Russian town, and his attempts to maintain his Jewish religious and cultural traditions as outside influences encroach upon the family’s lives. For tickets and more information, visit tulsapac.com.