Blueknight Energy Partners, L.P. Announces Timing of Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Financial Results and Conference Call

  Blueknight Energy Partners, L.P. Announces Timing of Fourth Quarter and Full
  Year 2012 Financial Results and Conference Call

Business Wire

OKLAHOMA CITY -- March 8, 2013

Blueknight Energy Partners, L.P. ("BKEP" or the "Partnership") (NASDAQ: BKEP)
(NASDAQ: BKEPP), a midstream energy company focused on providing integrated
services for companies engaged in the production, distribution and marketing
of crude oil, asphalt and other petroleum products, plans to release fourth
quarter and full year 2012 results after market close on Wednesday, March 13,
2013.

The Partnership will discuss fourth quarter and full year 2012 results during
a conference call on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. CDT (2:30 p.m.
EDT). The conference call will be accessible through the Investors Section of
the Partnership's Website at http://investor.bkep.com/presentations or by
telephone at 1-877-317-6789. International participants will be able to
connect to the conference call by calling 1-412-317-6789.

Participants should dial in five to ten minutes prior to the scheduled start
time. An audio replay will be available on the Web site for 30 days, and a
recording will be available by phone for 30 days. The replay will be available
by calling 1-877-344-7529 in the U.S. or 1-412-317-0088 from international
locations. The pass code for both is 10026277.

About Blueknight Energy Partners, L.P.

BKEP owns and operates a diversified portfolio of complementary midstream
energy assets consisting of approximately 7.8 million barrels of crude oil
storage located in Oklahoma and Texas, approximately 6.6 million barrels of
which are located at the Cushing Oklahoma Interchange, approximately 1,264
miles of crude oil pipeline located primarily in Oklahoma and Texas,
approximately 280 crude oil transportation and oilfield services vehicles
deployed in Kansas, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas and approximately
7.2 million barrels of combined asphalt product and residual fuel oil storage
located at 44 terminals in 22 states. BKEP provides integrated services for
companies engaged in the production, distribution and marketing of crude oil,
asphalt and other petroleum products. BKEP is headquartered in Oklahoma City,
Oklahoma. For more information, visit the Partnership's Web site at
www.bkep.com.

Contact:

BKEP
Investor Relations, 918-237-4032
investor@bkep.com
or
Media Contact:
Brent Gooden, 405-715-3232 or 405-818-1900