Garth Brooks’ Dive Bar Concerts Lands at Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace in Bakersfield

Garth Brooks’ Garth Brooks’ second “Dive Bar” concert will take place at Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace in Bakersfield, Calif., on Aug. 15. 
The news was first announced last night on Inside Studio G, Brooks’ weekly Facebook Live series, where he shared his feelings on playing this storied country music venue. Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace is where Garth first popped the question to now-wife Trisha Yearwood at an event in May 2005. 
Local country radio station KUZZ announced the date of the concert this morning. Tickets will be available to win exclusively through country radio, with more details to follow. 
Garth recently joined Seagram’s 7 to declare this the summer of Dive Bars, pledging to #JoinThePact to promote safe driving. Together, Brooks and Seagram’s 7 have committed to securing 700,000 pledges this summer from dive bar patrons across the country at
The song “Dive Bar” is from Garth’s upcoming album, Fun, to be released soon. The day of its debut on country radio, “Dive Bar,” was the most added song with 135 total stations. Brooks and Shelton performed the song for the first time together live in Boise, ID on July 19 on the Garth Brooks Stadium Tour.
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