OKC, OK – Actor John Stamos will be visiting Oklahoma City for only the second time when he teams up with the Beach Boys on Sept. 24 for a benefit concert to benefit the Oklahoma Regional Food Bank’s ‘Food for Kids’ programs. Oklahoma.

Additionally, the Beach Boys’ guest star will be surf rock icon Dean Torrence of “Jan and Dean” fame. “Wow! What Star Power we have at OKC! We’re thrilled that John was able to break away from his busy filming schedule to visit OKC for this special benefit event,” said John Occhipinti, show producer and resident of Edmond “John Stamos is such an accomplished and brilliant musician and played on and off with the Beach Boys for decades, before filming ‘Full House’, where the Beach Boys made numerous appearances.”

Mike, Bruce and John are very happy to play in Oklahoma City again, especially given the cause at hand. said Occhipinti. “We invited the community together for an evening of ‘Fun, Fun, Fun’ music while raising much needed funds to help alleviate child hunger in Oklahoma and very grateful to our event sponsors, KOCO 5 and KOMA Radio for their generous support of our show.

“Mike Love and I are very happy to be back at OKC and looking forward to playing for these great causes.” said Grammy-winning artist and longtime beach boy Bruce Johnston.

“The people of Oklahoma are second to none when it comes to helping others. We expect the turnout to be huge. Regional Food Bank ‘Food For Kids’: In Oklahoma, one child in four lives with hunger every day. Every $100 raised at the Beach Boys concert will support one child participating in the Food for Kids program for an entire school year. Last year, the Regional Food Bank provided more than 2, 3 million meals to chronically hungry children through its Food for Kids programs.

“Children need access to nutritious food to thrive and that’s what we provide through Food for Kids programs,” said Stacy Dykstra, Executive Director of the Regional Food Bank of Edmonton. ‘Oklahoma. “We are so grateful to the Beach Boys, John Stamos and their dedicated fans for joining us in the fight against child hunger.”

The concert will take place at the Civic Center Music Hall, September 24, 2022, at 7:00 a.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at www.okcciviccenter.com or by phone at 405-594-8300.

The group is fronted by Mike Love, who along with longtime member Bruce Johnston, musical director Scott Totten, Brian Eichenberger, Christian Love, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill, Keith Hubacher and Randy Leago carry on the legacy of the iconic band. . Grammy-winning songwriter Bruce Johnston joined the Beach Boys in 1965, replacing Glenn Campbell, who replaced Brian Wilson on vocals/bass when he retired from touring. Highly regarded in his field, Johnston’s vocal work with legendary artists like Elton John and Pink Floyd has become firmly established.

The Beach Boys play a surprisingly busy concert schedule, averaging 150 shows a year, ranging from sunny summer festivals to New Year’s Eve gala celebrations and special events around the world.

Few acts, if any, can match the presence, spirit and performance of The Beach Boys in concert. They were at the center of Live Aid, several Farm Aids, the Statue of Liberty 100th anniversary salute, the Super Bowl and the White House. In a single day – July 4, 1985 – they performed to nearly 2 million fans at shows in Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.

Tickets should sell out, so we encourage you to purchase your tickets early.
For all information on shows / tickets, please contact:
Civic Center Music Room
201 N. Walker
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73102
(405) 594-8300
www.okcciviccenter.com