We all know that George Strait "retired" from touring a few years ago to take up a residency in Las Vegas, however this summer he added a few date outside Vegas.

This summer George will play three shows outside of Las Vegas, he will perform a show in Oklahaoma City, Austin, and in New Orleans.

Yesterday the King Of Country announced he would play one show in Texas in 2019. George announced yesterday that he will play the Houston Rodeo in 2019. You can see his one and only Texas performance at NRG Stadium.

The show will be Saturday March 17th 2019, and tickets for the show will go on sale August 1, 2018.  Opening acts will be announced at a later date.

George Strait has been playing the Houston Rodeo since 1983 and   is the only platinum honoree on our Star Trail of Fame.”

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