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Must be 21 to attend all shows.

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Sara Evans

Saturday, December 10 at 8pm | BUY TICKETS | Must Be 21

’TIS THE SEASON for the return of one of country music’s leading ladies, Sara Evans. The double-platinum selling singer-songwriter has recorded seven studio albums, which produced such memorable hits as “Born to Fly” and “A Little Bit Stronger.” Hear hits like these, plus Christmas classics like “Run Rudolph Run,” “Winter Wonderland” and “I’ll Be Home for Christmas.”

Frank Caliendo

Friday, December 30 at 8pm | BUY TICKETS | Must Be 21

On the stage, Frank’s high energy act is a blend of observations, impressions, characters and anecdotal stories that build to a frenetic pace. He is known for “dead on” impressions of famous actors (like Al Pacino, Robin Williams and Robert DeNiro), politicians (George W. Bush and Bill Clinton) and broadcasters (John Madden, David Letterman, Jay Leno and Jim Rome).

Denim & Diamonds New Year's Eve 2017 Dance Party

Saturday, December 31 at 9:30pm | BUY TICKETS | Must Be 21

It's the ultimate New Year's Eve dance party featuring live music by Funktion 11, two complimentary beverages, party favors and celebration at Midnight.

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The Ultimate Elvis: Justin Shandor

Friday, January 6 at 8pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21

Put on your blue suede shoes and get all shook up because the World’s Ultimate Elvis, Justin Shandor, is going to shake, rattle and roll his way onto the Event Center stage. An Elvis Presley Enterprises endorsed Elvis tribute artist, Shandor has received a big hunk o’ love from audiences worldwide and is currently performing in Las Vegas with the Million Dollar Quartet. So make yourself a peanut butter and banana sandwich, practice your lip curl and celebrate The King’s birthday weekend on January 6!

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts

Saturday, January 21 at 8pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21

Queen of Rock & Roll and Godmother of Punk, Joan Jett’s music has become a permanent force in mainstream culture. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee established her own brand of punkish hard rock that produced the iconic anthems "I Love Rock 'n' Roll,” “I Hate Myself for Loving You” and "Bad Reputation.”

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Dwight Yoakam

Saturday, February 4 at 8pm | SOLD OUT | Must be 21

Having sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, Dwight Yoakam’s hip honky-tonk sound proved to be a hit with fans and fellow entertainers alike. Yoakam claimed the title of both the most frequent musical guest in the history of NBC’s “The Tonight Show” as well as the “favorite male artist” of the late, great Johnny Cash. Over his three-decade career, Yoakam has recorded nearly 20 gold, platinum or multi-platinum albums, which produced fan favorites such as “Fast As You,” “Streets of Bakersfield” and “Guitars, Cadillacs.”

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Larry The Cable Guy

Saturday, March 18 at 7pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21
Saturday, March 18 at 10pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21

One of the top grossing stand-up comedians working today, Larry the Cable Guy is responsible for everyone you know using the catch phrases “Git-R-Done” and “Lord, I apologize.” His one-liner, humorous-observation filled act has drawn fans by the pickup truckload. Larry’s superstardom began when he joined the Blue Collar Comedy Tour. Since then, Larry’s career has been a whirlwind of movie roles, voice acting, as well as comedy albums and specials. You can catch Larry on his own Netflix special these days, alongside Jeff Foxworthy, “We’ve Been Thinking.”

Clint Black

Friday, March 31 at 9pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21
Saturday, April 1 at 8pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21

One of Country music’s brightest stars and Grand Ole Opry inductee, Clint Black has topped the charts and transcended genres with nearly 25 #1 hit singles across 10 albums, including “A Better Man,” “Like The Rain” and “Nothin’ But The Taillights.”

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Grand Funk Railroad

Saturday, April 8 at 8pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21

Known as “The American Band,” the high-energy five-piece group, Grand Funk Railroad, has entertained fans for over 45 years with its signature hard-driving sound. Grand Funk Railroad is best known for mega-hits “We’re an American Band,” “I’m Your Captain/Closer to Home,” “Some Kind of Wonderful” and “Locomotion.”


Friday, April 21 at 9pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21
Saturday, April 22 at 8pm | BUY TICKETS | Must be 21

Ranked by Comedy Central as one of the “100 Greatest Standups of All Time,” actor and comedian Sinbad has had audiences laughing for over three decades. Throughout his incredibly successful career as a stand up comedian, Sinbad has starred in two Comedy Central specials and four HBO comedy specials. As an actor, Sinbad has been featured in leading roles in such films as Jingle All The Way and Good Burger, and on the FX super series, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.