150th Kentucky Derby
May 4th, 2024
Apr 21, 2017


Also Featuring Tracy Byrd, Mike Ryan, and Jesse Raub Jr.

HOUSTON (April 21, 2017)—Tickets go on sale Today at 10 am for the Cody Johnson concert at Sam Houston Race Park (www.shrp.com) on Saturday, July 29th, also featuring Tracy Byrd, Mike Ryan, and Jesse Raub Jr.


Johnson has been streamed over 160 million times in the last 12 months and sold over 500,000 hard tickets to his concerts. Johnson made a triumphant debut at Rodeo Houston earlier this year performing to a crowd of over 60,000 adoring fans.  His explosive live shows recently landed Johnson the coveted cover of Pollstar magazine.  His latest album Gotta Be Me made its debut at #1 on the iTunes Country Albums Chart and #2 on the Billboard Top Country Albums Chart.  His music has earned critical acclaim from: Rolling Stone, People, Billboard, Southern Living, Pollstar and The New York Times among countless others.  The demand for Johnson is clear, as is the fact that his authentic brand of country is resonating with fans nationwide who hunger for traditional country music.


Joining Cody Johnson on July 29th will be American Country artist Tracy Byrd.  Byrd broke through on the country music scene with his single "Holdin' Heaven", which reached Number One on Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks. Byrd has charted more than thirty hit singles in his career, including eleven additional Top Ten hits.  Don't miss your chance to see him perform them live at Sam Houston Race Park.


Early bird general admission tickets will be available now through April 24th at 10am for $20 each.  Advanced general admission tickets are available April 24 at 10am through July 28th for $25 each. Tickets on the day of the show July 29th will be $30 at the gate. VIP tickets will also be available for $100 and will include access to the bi-level VIP Tent with seating and high top tables, private bar, private restrooms, and cooling water misting fans to keep the area cool.  Tickets are available online at www.shrp.com, at participating Houston-area Randalls locations, Sam Houston Race Park box office or by calling 800-211-3381.  All dates, acts, and ticket prices subject to change without notice. Additional service fees apply.



The show is an open air, uncovered event and is open to all ages. Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed. Lawn chairs will be available for purchase on site. The Infield gates will open at 5pm with the first performance starting at 5:30pm.


About Sam Houston Race Park:


Sam Houston Race Park is Houston’s premier racing and entertainment facility, located just 15 minutes from downtown Houston, and offers a variety of attractions including our Suite Level has many remodeled luxurious suites overlooking the race track accommodating from 20-100 in capacity, The Pavilion Centre, and award-winning dining options at the Winner’s Circle Restaurant and the Jockey Club. For more information on upcoming shows, events and tickets, please visit www.shrp.com.