Golden Nugget adds mix of country and rock artist for summer, fall lineup
Six-time Grammy Award winner Ronnie Milsap is one of several artists announced this past week which will be performing at the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La. this fall. Also announced include John Michael Montgomery, Jefferson Starship and Foghat, John Kay and Steppenwolf, and Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis. All shows are for ages 21 and older. Courtesy Photo
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The Golden Nugget Casino continues to offer guests a variety of entertainment options, including its latest string of concert announcements featuring both rock and country music artists.
The biggest concert event announced this past week is none other than country music legend Ronnie Milsap, who will perform at 8 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 12, inside the Grand Event Center of the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La. for ages 21 and older.
Tickets are $25-$55 each and go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, July 29, at all Ticketmaster outlets, including the HEB Plus on Dowlen Road in Beaumont, online at www.ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
Milsap has released more than two dozen albums with over 35 million albums sold around the world. He has 40 number one songs to his credit, which includes “Any Day Now,” “I Wouldn’t Have Missed It for the World,” “Pure Love,” “Nobody Likes Sad Songs,” “Smoky Mountain Rain,” and “Stranger in My House,” among many others.
Visit www.ronniemilsap.com for more information.
Country music artist John Michael Montgomery is back for a performance on Friday, Sept. 30. Tickets are $10-$40 each and go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 29, at all Ticketmaster outlets.
Montgomery, 51, began his major label music career in 1992 and has released more than 30 singles over his career, including his number one hits “Sold,” “I Swear,” “If You’ve Got Love,” and “This Little Girl.”
He has released 10 studio albums, which includes his most recent, the October 2008 release, “Time Flies,” which peaked at number 35 on the U.S. Country albums chart of that year.
Visit www.johnmichael.com for more information on this artist.
Fans of classic rock will be excited for this show on Oct. 1, as not one, but two well known acts converge on Lake Charles.
Rock acts Jefferson Starship and Foghat will perform at 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 1 for ages 21 and older. Tickets are $20-$50 each and are on sale now at all Ticketmaster outlets across the region.
Jefferson Starship, which evolved from Jefferson Airplane, is known for its hit songs “No Way Out,” “Jane,” “Count on Me,” “Layin’ It on the Line,” “With Your Love” and “Miracles.” The group continues to tour despite the death of founder Paul Kantner’s death earlier this year. Visit www.jeffersonstarship.net for more information.
English rock act Foghat formed in 1971 and is best known for its hit songs “Fool for the City,” “What a Shame,” “I Just Want to Make Love to You,” and “Slow Ride.” Foghat is touring in support of its June 2016 release, “Under the Influence,” which is a completely fan-funded album. Visit www.foghat.net for details on the band.
Canadian-American rock outfit John Kay and Steppenwolf are on tap for a late summer showcase at 8:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 16, inside the Golden Nugget’s Grand Event Center as well. Tickets are $30-$60 at all Ticketmaster outlets and are on sale now.
The band is best known for its classic hits “Magic Carpet Ride” and “Born to Be Wild,” as well as other classic tracks such as “Move Over” and “Rock Me.” Visit www.steppenwolf.com for more information on Kay and the band.
Another big show on tap for mid-fall is an event featuring two country music artists.
Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis will both perform inside the Grand Event Center of the Golden Nugget Casino on Friday, Nov. 11. Tickets are $20-$45 each and on sale now at all Ticketmaster outlets.
Morgan, 57, is best known for her hit songs “Five Minutes,” “He Talks to Me,” “What Part of No,” “I Didn’t Know My Own Strength,” and “Out of Your Shoes.”
Tillis, 59, who is also the daughter of legend Mel Tillis, is best known for her hit songs “All the Good Ones are Gone,” “Land of the Living,” “Mi Vida Loca (My Crazy Life),” “In Between Dances” and many others.
Morgan and Tillis collaborated on the album “Dos Divas” in 2013 and released the singles “I Know What You Did Last Night” and “I Am a Woman.”
Visit www.lorrie.com for details on Morgan and www.pamtillis.com for information on Tillis.
Visit www.goldennugget.com/lakecharles for a complete up-to-date list of concerts featuring national artists at this Lake Charles facility.