GARLAND COUNTY, Ark. — The artist at the forefront of a canceled concert at Coles Off Road Park in Garland County is speaking out for the first time on television. Chaos erupted Saturday after fans say they bought tickets to the 3-day event, but weren’t allowed inside the park.

Some fans taking to nearby homes – damaging property and causing riots inside the park.

Ryan Upchurch spoke out saying he plans to hold another event for fans who had tickets – but never got in. “When I do these shows, we have to go through certain things, and that’s just me, it’s not just about showing up it’s about people people making memories, people having a good time, people being safe.”

We did speak to the owner of Coles Off Road Park- who says he is working with his attorney before releasing any information about refunds. Upchurch says he plans to hold his next event at Carters Off Road Park in the near future.