Steve Martin Walton Arts Center performance confirmed

This morning, we heard that actor, comedian and musician Steve Martin might be coming to town next month, and this afternoon, Martin’s April appearance was officially announced on the Walton Arts Center website.

Martin will be tickling the banjo strings with bluegrass band The Steep Canyon Rangers on April 24th, at 8pm at Baum Walker Hall inside the Walton Arts Center. Tickets go on sale next Friday, March 12 at 9am.

He will be performing songs from his 2009 Grammy Award-winning debut solo album, “The Crow.”

Tickets are between $51 to $101, and can be purchased beginning next Friday by calling the Walton Arts Center Box Office at 479-443-5600 or by visiting