The Oak Ridge Boys in Concert at the 40th Annual Hope Watermelon Festival


The Hope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce along with the University of Arkansas at Hope-Texarkana Foundation have partnered to bring Country Music Hall of Fame inductees The Oak Ridge Boys to the 40th Annual Hope Watermelon Festival on Saturday, August 13th. The concert will take place on the CMC Steel Products Stage at the Hope Fair Park with gates opening at 6:00 p.m. There will be a special opening performance by Miss America 2016 Betty Cantrell at 7:30 p.m. and The Oak Ridge Boys will take the stage at 8:30 p.m.

Advance tickets are on sale now for only $15 and reserved seating is available for $40. Ticket prices on the day of the event will be $20 for adults, $6 for children ages 4-10, and $40 for reserved seating. Tickets can be purchased online at or at any of these ticket locations: Farmers Bank & Trust – Hope; Cavender’s – Texarkana; Diamond Bank – Hope and Nashville; BancorpSouth – Hope; Hope Chamber of Commerce; Super 1 – Hope; UofA Hope Campus; or the Prescott Chamber of Commerce.

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