FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Announcing the May 2013 concert line-up RAMA, ON (Tuesday, February 12, 2013) – Casino Rama is pleased to announce another month of stellar entertainment as we head into spring. Highlights from the new line-up include a rare appearance by country super group ALABAMA who are celebrating 40 years of chart-topping music.
Then its time go retro with the Bay City Rollers starring Les McKeown, while
Chicago, Natalie Cole and Earth, Wind & Fire are back by popular demand. The May 2013 concert line-up features: Bay City Rollers starring Les McKeown Saturday, May 4 SHOWTIME: 9 PM, DOORS OPEN: 8 PM Tickets are $20/$30 Hitting the Casino stage for the first time, this super band is best known for hits: “Saturday Night”, “Bye Bye Baby” & “I Only Want To Be With You”. Earth, Wind & Fire Friday, May 10 & Saturday, May 11 SHOWTIME: 9 PM, DOORS OPEN: 8 PM Tickets are $45/$55 One of the most critically acclaimed and successful funk bands of all time returns for two electric shows! They are best known for hits: “September”, “Boogie Wonderland” & “After the Love Has Gone”. Chicago Friday, May 17 & Saturday, May 18 SHOWTIME: 9 PM, DOORS OPEN: 8 PM Tickets are $40/$50 These award-winning soft rock favourites return to perform their many chart-topping hits. They are best known for songs: “If You Leave Me Now”, “Hard To Say I’m Sorry”, “Hard Habit to Break” & “Look Away”. Michael Hui 许冠文 Sunday, May 26 SHOWTIME: 8 PM, DOORS OPEN: 7 PM Tickets start at $48 This legendary Hong Kong comedian, actor and film director is best known for his satirical comedy and deadpan timing. In addition, we are pleased to add the following concerts to the previously announced April 2013 line-up: Natalie Cole Friday, April 12 SHOWTIME: 9 PM, DOORS OPEN: 8 PM Tickets are $30/$40 This award-winning pop and R&B performer rose to fame with hits: “This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)”, “Inseparable” & “Our Love” as well as her cover of “Pink Cadillac” and her father’s famous “Unforgettable”. ALABAMA Back to the Bowery Tour Saturday, April 27 SHOWTIME: 9 PM, DOORS OPEN: 8 PM Tickets are $70/$85 Award-winning country super group Alabama are back! Their more than 40 number one country hits include: “Mountain Music”, “The Closer You Get” & “Roll On(Eighteen Wheeler)”. Please note that a special pre-sale limit exists of (6) tickets. Exclusive advanced ticket purchase for Players Passport™ Club Members begins Sunday, February 17 at 10 am in-person only at the Casino Rama Box Office, Facebook Fans & Club Members on Monday, February 18 at 12 noon in person at the Box Office and online at www.ticketmaster.ca<http://www.ticketmaster.ca/> or by calling toll free 1- 877-599-RAMA (7262). Special code required for Monday’s advance purchase period which can be found on the Casino Rama Resort Facebook page. Tickets go on-sale to the general public on Tuesday, February 19 at 12 noon and will be available in-person at the Casino Rama Box Office, at all TicketMaster locations, by calling toll free 1-877-599-RAMA (7262) and online at www.casinorama.com<http://www.casinorama.com/>. Ticket prices do not include applicable taxes or service charges. PER SHOW TICKET LIMIT: Ticket limit is 8 per customer per show unless otherwise stated. Please adhere to published ticket limits. Orders exceeding the ticket limit may be cancelled without notice by TicketMaster at its discretion. This includes duplicate orders having the same billing address or credit card. Operating since July 31, 1996, Casino Rama is Ontario's only First Nations commercial casino and has earned a reputation for presenting exclusive world-class sporting, entertainment & television events. The Casino offers a complete entertainment experience with over 2,500 slot machines, more than 110 gaming tables, 10 unique restaurants, a world-class 5,000 seat Entertainment Centre, and a 300-room all-suite, full-service hotel, featuring spa and health club facilities. Casino Rama is operated by Penn National Gaming, Inc. - 30 -