Oklahoma FFA convention moving from Oklahoma City to Tulsa
July 1, 2021
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The annual Oklahoma FFA convention is moving to Tulsa after 15 years in Oklahoma City because Oklahoma City officials could not provide a long-term guarantee to the FFA for the space needed in late April each year.
The city must keep Chesapeake Energy Arena available for potential NBA playoff games.
The Tulsa World reported that the convention will be held at the city's Cox Business Convention Center and BOK Center from 2022-2026.
"This space availability issue for their specific needs is an unfortunate growing pain as OKC venues evolve," Lindsay Vidrine, vice preside...