History:  From Warehouse to Opry     

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Once the home of the Central Texas Grocery Supply Co, this historic 1905 building is now home to
The Newest... Old Place... To Be...  CORSICANA OPRY & EVENT CENTER.

Located in downtown Corsicana, this charming, cherry red brick building hosts live entertainment, weddings amd large group meetings.  The building has also been the home to Southern Wholesale Grocery Co, Bruce Food Store, BF Goodrich, D & D Feed Store, and most recently, Smith General Store which closed and left the building vacant when it was purchased by Carolyn McCombs.  She created the Corsicana Opry and Event Center.

Corsicana Opry dining tables and oil derrick.Its high ceiling construction is braced by 2" x 14" wood beams bolted together six deep.  It has one of the first Clear Span Cable systems in Texas.   Three levels of beautiful 1900's architecture, totaling 30,000 sq ft is now the home of the new Corsicana Opry & Event Center.  The main floor houses the Opry events on a 20' x 26' stage and has a 28'x32' dance floor was added for your boot scootin' pleasure.  The background for the stage is a barn front made from several sets of large loading dock doors brought up from the basement on the original freight elevator.  The main floor can seat over 500 guests.  An amazing, hand built wooden oil derrick surrounds a staircase that leads to the balcony which will eventually seat more guests.

Corsicana Opry & Event Center
215 East 5th Ave. Corsicana, TX 75110
903-872-6779 (OPRY)