The 2018 list of inductees who will be inducted and performing at the Mabee Center includes 15-time Grammy-award winner Ricky Skaggs (special recognition award); Bluegrass fiddle sensation Michael Cleveland; 101-year old “Whittling Fiddler” Violet Hensley; Grammy-award winner Bluegrass fiddler Bobby Hicks and singer-fiddler extraordinaire Benny Martin (posthumous).
A life full of music. That’s the story of Ricky Skaggs. By age twenty-one, he was already considered a “recognized master” of one of America’s most demanding art forms, but his career took him in other directions, catapulting him to popularity and success in the mainstream of country music. His life’s path has taken him to various musical genres, from where it all began in bluegrass music, to striking out on new musical journeys, while still leaving his musical roots intact. Click here to read more about Ricky Skaggs.
“This group of guys meets my approval every night,” Ricky says. “Each and every one of the pickers in Kentucky Thunder totally amazes me in every show… and that, to me, outweighs any award we could ever win.” The all-star lineup of Kentucky Thunder includes Paul Brewster (tenor vocals, rhythm guitar), Scott Mulvahill (bass, bass vocals), Russ Carson (banjo), Jake Workman (lead guitar), Mike Barnett (fiddle) and Dennis Parker (baritone vocals, guitar).
Tuesday, December 19th at 10:00 AM
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The Mabee Center Ticket Office will open at 10:00 AM on Friday, March 30th the day of the show.
Tickets will be available online or by calling the Mabee Center Box Office at (918) 495-6000. Tickets may also be purchased by calling 1(800) 678-1353. The Mabee Center Box Office is open Monday – Friday from 10am – 5pm. For your convenience, visit the Mabee Center Ticket Kiosk in the North Lobby to skip the lines! Use your credit or debit card to purchase tickets or pick up previously purchased will-call. Just pick, pay and print! The Ticket Kiosk is located at the west side of the Mabee Center Ticket Office.
VIP Sponsorship Tables*
Full Table Reserved for 8 Guests
*VIP Full Tables are now available and can be purchased by calling Robin Alexander at (918) 630-5635.
*Individual Table Seats will be sold starting on February 1st at 10:00 AM (pending availability).
Price Level 2 Seating
Lower Level (Reserved)
Sections B & C | Rows 1-12
$45 plus $4 s/c and $2 f/f
Price Level 3 Seating
Lower Level (Reserved)
Sections A & D
Sections B & C | Rows 13 & Up
$30 plus $3 s/c and $2 f/f
*A one-time order fee will be applied at checkout
*Children ages 3 and up are required to have a ticket
*TTCU ATM available 24/7 in the Mabee Center North Lobby
The ONLY authorized Mabee Center ticket sales outlets are in-person at the Mabee Center Ticket Office (located in the Mabee Center North Lobby), online at MabeeCenter.com or by phone at (918) 495-6000, (918) 495-7000 (group sales) or 1(800) 678-1353. Mabee Center is not able to honor, replace or refund any invalid tickets; however, if you are in doubt about the validity of your tickets, please call (918) 495-6000.
The Mabee Center strives to accommodate the needs of individuals with disabilities. Please call 918.495.7000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for all wheelchair seating requests. It is the policy of the Mabee Center to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Our goal is to provide equal access to all people attending events regardless of their disability. For more information, visit our Handicapped Accessibility page.
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