Live Hollywood-Style Entertainment

Hollywood Casino proudly presents The Event Center, where you can experience first-class entertainment up close and personal. Also, introducing the Hollywood Comedy Club - your new home for some of the biggest names in standup live in a one-of-a-kind, intimate showcase. There's a new star on the last Friday of every month.

Must be 21 to attend all shows.

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Bill Engvall

Saturday, November 28 at 7pm & 10pm - BUY TICKETS - Must be 21

Bill Engvall is best known for his hilarious variations on his “Here’s Your Sign” routine and for the enormously successful, Grammy-nominated "Blue Collar Comedy Tour" concert films, which sold over 9 million copies. He is also a multi-platinum selling recording artist and one of the top comedians in the country. Most recently, Bill was a contestant of season 17 of ABC’s "Dancing with the Stars," starred on the TBS sitcom "The Bill Engvall Show" and made appearances on the "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" and "The Late Show with David Letterman."

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Tyler Farr

Friday, December 4 at 9pm - BUY TICKETS - Must be 21

Platinum-selling artist Tyler Farr has an affinity for hard country and honky-tonk, showcasing his unique voice on songs like “A Guy Walks into a Bar,” “Whiskey in My Water” and “Redneck Crazy.” He has earned rave reviews for his energetic live shows while touring with Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert and Lee Brice.

Grand Funk Railroad

Saturday, December 12 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. They are best known for meg-hits "We're an American Band," "I'm Your Captain/Closer to Home," and "Some Kind of Wonderful" and “Locomotion.”

Brian McKnight

Sunday, December 13 at 7pm - BUY TICKETS - Must be 21

'Tis the season to hear one of the most consistent and versatile R&B artists, Brian McKnight. He has graced fans with his falsetto for over 20 years and across 15 albums producing such memorable hits as "Back to One" and "Anytime." Hear these hits, plus some of your favorite Christmas songs like "I'll be Home for Christmas" and "Silent Night" up close and personal in the Event Center.

Rich Vos at the Hollywood Comedy Club

Saturday, December 26 at 8pm - BUY TICKETS - Must be 21

One of the most exciting and broadest headlining comedians in the country. The excitement of a Vos show stems from his unique, no-holds-barred perspective on relationships, divorce, and parenthood. Back Stage Magazine claims that “he has an uncanny ‘everyman’ ability to likeably bond with anyone in the audience…" He has been featured on Comedy Central numerous times and is a regular on “Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn," “The Opie and Anthony Show” and he took 3rd place on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing”.

Surf's Up Dance Party

Thursday, December 31 at 9pm - BUY TICKETS - Must be 21

Dance Party, 2 complimentary drinks and live music by the Landsharks Band, who has performed with Jimmy Buffett and The Beach Boys. Plus, party favors and New Year’s Eve countdown!

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Saturday, February 6 at 8pm - BUY TICKETS - Must be 21

Home-grown Rockville, MD rock and jam band, O.A.R. has produced hits like "Peace," "Love and Memories" and "That Was A Crazy Game of Poker" spanning 8 albums and nearly 20 years. They are well known for their intense, vibrant live concerts because the band often performs variations of their studio work, creating a unique experience at every show.

Billy Gardell

Friday, February 26 at 9pm - BUY TICKETS - Must be 21

You know comedian Billy Gardell as the star of the CBS hit-comedy "Mike & Molly" and from his Comedy Central and Showtime stand-up specials. Now see this grounded and down-to-Earth comedian share stories about the misadventures he experienced while growing up, his new family life and the long road he took to Hollywood, stopping at every small town lounge, military base and comedy club along the way.