Wow. We are just waking up after an amazing weekend of music here at the Center of the Universe Festival. The Red Bull after party went laaaate. We have no idea what time it is. We need multiple cheeseburgers. With bacon. Stat. We don’t know where to begin. The crowds were amazing. Thank you to […]Read More
Important Wristband Info
Your ticket into the festival is an RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) wristband. Below are a few things you have to know about your wristband: Register your wristband: HERE! REGISTERING YOUR WRISTBAND IS IMPORTANT. CENTER OF THE UNIVERSE OFFICIALS CANNOT PROVIDE ASSISTANCE OR HELP YOU AT THE FESTIVAL WITHOUT A REGISTERED WRISTBAND. Re-read the above paragraph. […]Read More
Our Mobile App is Live!
Features: Festival Map Lineup Custom Schedule Text My Location Photo Booth Live Weather Updates Bar and Restaurant List Retail and Museum List App Highlights: Custom Schedule – Create your own custom schedule of the bands you don’t want to miss. Text My Location – This feature will […]Read More
Will Call and Ticket Office Are Open!
Will Call and Ticket Office Are Open! Our Will Call and Ticket Office is located at 107 N. Boulder, Suite A (next to Bar 46) from Monday, July 20 to Thursday, July 23, Noon – 8 pm. We will also be open on the days of the festival Friday, July 24 and Saturday, July 25th next […]Read More
Ticket Prices Increase July 1st
Get your tickets now. Have more money later. Single Day Tickets will increase from $40 to $50, Weekend Passes will increase from $70 to $80 and Weekend VIP Passes will increase from $230 to $250. VIP Weekend Pass Include: – Up close VIP viewing area at the Main Stage – Access to the VIP Lounge […]Read More
Club Venue Artists Announced
We just signed 87 bands for our club venues (see below). We also added 10 Club Venue locations all over the Brady Arts District for the 2015 festival weekend: What’s Happening Tulsa Stage at Sound Pony The Yeti Caz’s Restaurant The Hunt Club Tulsa World Stage at Vanguard Club Majestic Mason’s Inner Circle Vodka Bar JTR […]Read More
Oklahoma Showcase Stage Fan Voting Contest Winner Announced
The votes are in! The competition was fierce! A little too fierce. What do you people do all day besides vote? The winner is … [Cue: drumming] … [Cue: more drumming] … Nicnos! This electric quintet mixes rock and blues but throws a fiddle in to keep it original. They are the last artist booked […]Read More
Vote for the final Oklahoma Showcase Stage Band
The Oklahoma Showcase Stage, presented by the Hardesty Family Foundation is a showcase for Oklahoma bands representing a wide range of genres. The Friday night lineup for this stage includes the Red Dirt Rangers, Elms, Taddy Porter and Noizmekka. The Saturday night lineup includes We The Ghost, Paul Benjamin Band and Jabee plus one more […]Read More
Oklahoma Showcase Stage Artists Announced
We went to old timey dance halls. We went to new timey ones too. We searched high and low for some home grown music from right here in the state of Oklahoma. We are pleased to announce the Oklahoma Showcase Stage presented by the Hardesty Family Foundation. The Friday night lineup for this stage includes […]Read More
Get a Frickin Room!
Good news: On July 24 and 25, you will have one of the best weekends of your life. Bad news: Until you have to figure out where you to sleep. There are hundreds of hotel rooms within walking distance of the Center of the Universe Festival. But not for long. Book your hotel room through centeroftheuniversefestival.com for […]Read More
GRiZ and Horse Thief added to lineup.
Main Stage and Bank of Oklahoma Stage schedules released. Did you hear that GRiZ is going to be at the Center of the Universe Festival’s Main Stage After Party presented by Subkulture? This guy is blowing up and selling out all over North America! Check out his Facebook page to see all of the comments from people who have seen […]Read More
Second Lineup Annoucement
Center of the Universe Festival “More bands and more parties” The festival office smells like victory today. We just added more bands and more parties and more mayhem. The only thing we have not done is add new dates – those are still Friday, July 24 and Saturday, July 25, 2015 in Tulsa’s Brady Arts District. […]Read More
First 5 Main Stage Bands Announced
Our intergalactic party ship lands in the Brady Arts District in Downtown Tulsa on Friday, July 24 and Saturday, July 25. We’ve brought the Center of the Universe to your ears for two years now and since the FAA or any other federal agency has not been able to stop us … yet … we […]Read More
2015 Center of the Universe Festival Holiday Pre-Sale
Get a free t-shirt and special gift from Red Bull now through December 31, 2014. The 2015 Center of the Universe Festival holiday pre-sale goes through December 31, 2014. With every order, the festival will throw in one free mystery t-shirt. Customers can pick their size and enjoy a holiday surprise to see which official […]Read More
2014 Center of the Universe Festival was a blowout!
We know you want more and so do we! Once again, Tulsa’s Brady Arts District was electric for two days of amazing live music. Oh, and food. And probably some laughs too. Selfies? Um, yeah (#mandatory). Whatever your flavor of fun might be, it was here. And it will be back for an amazing encore […]Read More
What To Expect
Preparation is KEY! Below are a few things you should know before switching into festival mode. Parking Parking at the Center of the Universe Festival should be similar to parking at any large event held at the BOK Center. You should be prepared to walk a few blocks to get to the entry gates which […]Read More
Parking There are paid surface lots and parking garages located within a few blocks of the festival grounds. Cheyenne Avenue and Archer Street Boulder Avenue and Easton Street Elgin Avenue and Archer Street Main and First Streets Check out these links for more parking information: Downtown Tulsa Parking Map Trolley Map Uber is the official […]Read More
Box Office and Will Call
The temporary Box Office and Will Call is located at: 107 N. Boulder Avenue – Next door to Bar 46 in The Brady Arts District. Temporary Box Office hours: Monday, July 20 – Thursday July 23 noon to 6:00 p.m. During the festival, Box Office and Will Call will be located in MLK Jr. Blvd between Archer St […]Read More
Apply to play at the Center of the Universe Festival
A great opportunity for visibility and a fun time to be had by all. If you’re interested in playing at this year’s Center of the Universe Festival, apply now to be one of more than 100 bands to rock the Brady Arts District. Click here to apply.Read More