From Blues Traveler to the Diddy-Dirty Money Tour, there is something for everyone to enjoy this spring at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino. Playing host to a wide variety of music and comedy shows, the resort’s high-tech entertainment venue, the Ovations LIVE! Showroom, is a 1,400 seat theater outfitted with a $1 million-plus state-of-the-art sound system. Players club members receive discounts on tickets to select shows so be sure to check with the rewards desk for more information.
Here’s a quick look at what’s happening at Wild Horse Pass over the next few months:
New York Comedy Kings on Friday, April 1st —
The New York Comedy Kings feature three hot comedians who have all had experience under some of the brightest lights in show business. From Comedy Central specials to Late Night with Conan O’Brien and stints on major television hits including HBO’s The Sopranos, RoDelle Grazie, Dwayne Perkins and Jimmy Della Valle know what it takes to keep an audience laughing.
Blues Traveler, Saturday, April 2nd —
Grammy Award-winning artists Blues Traveler is best known for their gregarious, harmonica playing front man, Jon Popper, and a string of hits in the mid-nineties. The album “Four ” included the smash hits the band is best known for — “Run-Around” and “Hook”.
Foreigner, Thursday, April 14th —
The band’s debut album “Foreigner” was released in March 1977 and sold more than four million copies in the United States, staying in the Top 20 for a year with such hits as “Feels Like the First Time,” “Cold as Ice” and “Long Long Way From Home.” Foreigner’s next big album, “4” (released in July 1981), was the band’s biggest hit containing “Urgent” (which includes a Junior Walker sax solo), “Waiting for a Girl Like You,” “Juke Box Hero” and “Break it Up.”
The B-52s appearing Saturday, April 30th —
Bring your best bee-hive and check into the “Love Shack” for a show starring this iconic ’80’s pop rock band. Famous for “Rock Lobster” and other snappy tunes, the boy-girl band recently celebrated their 34th (yes, we feel old, too) anniversary with a show in their hometown of Athens, Georgia.
Sean “Diddy” Combs brings his Diddy-Dirty Money Tour on Tuesday, May 10th —
Along with singers Dawn Richard and Kalenna Harper, Diddy established his newest creation to redefine dance music. The group’s first album, “Last Train to Paris,” was released in December of 2010 and has received praise from critics around the world. (See video below for “Coming Home” — his latest smash hit.)
Sinbad at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino Sunday, May 15th —
Award-winning stand-up comedian and accomplished television and movie star Sinbad brings his unique comedy Chandler in May. Sinbad has appeared in a host of television series including “A Different World” and the self-titled series, “The Sinbad Show.”
Gipsy Kings, Friday, May 20th —
The Gipsy Kings offer a unique sound classified as progressive flamenco. The band has amassed over 13 million album sales worldwide and held the number one spot on Billboard’s World Music album charts. A live show full of forceful acoustic guitar instrumentals and passionate vocals make the Gipsy Kings one of the most unique in-concert experiences on tour today.
Tickets for all shows listed can be purchased online at WinGilaRiver.com, by phone at 877.840.0457 or by visiting the Gift Shop at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino.