World Record Event In June
(Tulsa, Okla.) June 1, 2017 – Usborne Books & More brings their national convention to Cox Business Center Thursday, June 8 – 11. Usborne, a Tulsa owned company, is a division of Educational Development Corporation (EDC), which has been recognized twice by Forbes Magazine as one of The Top 200 Best Small Companies in America. More than 1,700 people are expected to be in attendance Thursday 9:00 am – 10:00 pm through Sunday for some educational training and a weekend “booked” full of fun. The entire Cox Business Center building is booked for this event. For more information, please visit Usborne Books & More.
Monday, June 12 – Wednesday, June 14 Tulsa County Treasurer’s Office Real Estate Auction is in Exhibit Hall C at Cox Business Center. This is an annual real estate auction for which the county holds a lien for unpaid taxes and is open to the public. The hours of the auction are between the hours of 9:00 am – 4:00 pm with a one-hour lunch break. For more information, please visit Tulsa County Treasurer’s Auction.
“The Next Big Thing” is finally here and coming to Tulsa. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma plans to set a world record at Cox Business Center June 15 at their new event held from 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm in Exhibit Hall B. For more information, please visit Big Brothers Big Sisters.
Tulsa Class of 1972 45th Class Reunion. Cox Business Center hosts Central High School, Will Rogers, Booker T. Washington & McLain High Schools on June 17 from 9:00 pm – 1:00 am, in the Assembly Hall.
OK Reptile Expo returns Sunday, June 18 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm at Cox Convention Center in the Conference Hall. There will be hundreds of snakes, lizards, turtles, and frogs for sale at 30%-60% off retail prices. There will also be products and feeders there at discount prices so this is a one stop shop. Tickets are $3.00 for kids 5 – 10 and $6.00 for adults. Kids 4 & under free. For more information, visit OK Reptile Expo.
Cox Business Center hosts USA Wrestling’s Junior National Duals Jun 20 – 24. Open to the public, the Junior National Duals will provide an opportunity for maximum competition, as well as a method to determine the National Championship Team in the Schoolboy/Schoolgirl division along with Cadet, Men’s and Women’s Junior divisions in all three Exhibit Halls and the Conference Hall. Ticket prices start at $15.00 for adults, $10.00 for children 13 – 18, and children under 12 are free. For more information, please visit Junior National Duals.
Tuesday, June 27 Tulsa Regional Chamber hosts Governor Mary Fallin for the annual State of the State address to the Tulsa business community. This Governor’s State of the State Luncheon takes place in the Tulsa Ballroom from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. For more information, please visit Tulsa Chamber.
June Events at Cox Business Center:
Usborne Books & More, June 8-11
Tulsa County Treasurer’s Office Real Estate Auction, June 12 -14
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma, June 15
Tulsa Class of 1972 45th Class Reunion, June 17
OK Reptile Expo, June 18
USA Wrestling’s Junior National Duals, Jun 20 – 24
Governor’s State of the State Luncheon, June 27
About Cox Business Center:
Cox Business Center, formerly Tulsa Convention Center, is a 310,625 square-foot facility hosting a 7,000 seat arena with event suites, Oklahoma’s largest ballroom, 34 meeting rooms, and a 102,600 square foot, column-free exhibit hall. Cox Business Center is managed by SMG the world leader in venue management, marketing, and development and owned by the City of Tulsa. In the fiscal year 2015-16, the economic impact of events held at the CBC was more than $33 million.
Founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to more than 230 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theaters, performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, science centers and a variety of other venues. With facilities across the globe, SMG manages more than 14.4 million square feet of exhibition space and over 1.75 million sports and entertainment seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services for such landmark facilities as McCormick Place & Soldier Field in Chicago, Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Houston’s Reliant Park and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions, catering, and special events division, SAVOR, currently servicing more than 100 accounts worldwide. For more information, visit www.smgworld.com.