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Dickies Arena is pulling out all the stops for community open house

Posted Sept. 30, 2019

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Trail Drive Management Corp., the not-for-profit operators of Dickies Arena, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony and community open house Oct. 26 to formally welcome the community into the world-class arena.

The ribbon-cutting ceremony will be at 10 a.m. on the east side of the arena, on Simmons Bank Plaza. Immediately following the ceremony, the arena will be open for self-guided tours that guests can register for in advance by visiting Ticketmaster.com.

Tickets to tour the arena are free, and there will be a limited number of tickets available throughout the day, between 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Guests are invited to experience the beautiful architecture and state-of-the-art spaces while trying a variety of food and beverage options that will be available for purchase at a discounted rate.

Throughout the day, guests will be encouraged to enjoy activities on the Simmons Bank Plaza. Performers include Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live’s BIGFOOT, WWE Smackdown Women’s Champion Bayley, a Harlem Globetrotter and a presentation by Cirque du Soleil. Local acts will perform on the Simmons Bank Plaza stage.

Parking for the event is complimentary. Use the yellow lots across from the arena on Trail Drive as well as any other lots on the Will Rogers Memorial Campus.

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