Chaparral Energy Schedules First Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chaparral Energy, Inc. announced today that it will hold a conference call on Friday, May 10, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern / 9:00 a.m. Central to discuss its first quarter 2013 financial and operating results. The Company plans to file its form 10-Q for the quarter ending March 31, 2013 prior to the conference call. To review results before the call, a copy of the 10-Q can be downloaded from Chaparral Energy's website at or from the Securities and Exchange Commission website at

Interested parties may participate in the call by dialing 480-629-9818 or toll-free at 866-225-8754 and asking for the Chaparral Energy conference call 10 minutes prior to the start time. In addition, a live webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Company's website where a link will be posted on the home page. For those who cannot listen to the live call, a telephonic replay will be available through May 24, 2013 and may be accessed by calling 303-590-3030 or toll-free at 800-406-7325, using pass code 4618332. Also, an archive of the webcast will be available shortly after the call on the Company's website.

About Chaparral Energy

Founded in 1988, Chaparral Energy, Inc. is a growing independent oil and natural gas production and exploitation company, headquartered in Oklahoma City. The Company is an oil focused company and one of the largest oil producers in the State of Oklahoma. The long-term growth of the company is positioned to come from its development of CO2 EOR operations, with near-term growth coming from drilling activities in repeatable resource plays. The Company holds a significant acreage position in the liquids rich Northern Oklahoma Mississippi Play, along with several other developing plays in the Mid-Continent and Permian Basins.

CONTACT: Chief Financial Officer Joe Evans / Chaparral Energy: 405-426-4590Source:Chaparral Energy