Award-winning country artist, John Michael Montgomery will headline at Harrahs at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, in the Rio Vista Outdoor Amphitheater. Tickets start at $25, call 702-298-8510.
This Kentucky natives exposure to music began at age five when he sang in his parents band. Since releasing his first debut single, Lifes a Dance in 1992, Montgomery has earned 15 number one singles and sold more than 16 million records. His album release in 2004 was Letters From Home.
Montgomery is known primarily as a balladeer and also as a skilled guitarist, who usually likes to close his shows with a searing guitar jam.
Roy Clark will perform at Don Laughlins Riverside Resort, Feb. 28-March 5. Tickets are $31, call 702-298-2535 or 928-763-7070.
Though he was raised in Washington, DC, Roy Clarks big break came in Las Vegas when he was asked to open for Wanda Jackson. His first hit was The Tips Of My Fingers, and more than 20 top twenty hits followed. Clark starred in the popular television show, Hee Haw, which premiered in 1969 and continued to air until 1992. Through all his fame, Roy Clark is still known for his down to earth personality and smile.
The Flamingo Laughlin's Flush on the River Poker Room offers daily Texas Hold Em one-hour, shoot-out tournaments starting at 8 a.m. with a $20 buy in. Between 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Dinner Hour Aces Cracked takes place and the winner takes home a $100 rack. From midnight to 2 a.m., you can play Late Night Aces Cracked for a $100 rack.
Another tournament coming up at the Flamingo will be Blackjack on June 10 and 11, with a $ 99 buy-in and a $15,000 prize. The Regional Million Dollar Three Card Poker Tournament will be held June 23 and 24. The buy-in is $249 and includes hotel room accommodations for three nights. The top 25 contestants in the tournament will compete in the finals that will be held in Las Vegas for a prize of one-million dollars.
During August, the Flamingo will host two more Three Card Poker Tournaments on Aug. 25 and 26, and Aug. 28 and 29. Buy-in to the August Three Card Tournaments is $199 and the prize is $40,000 per tournament. Next winter the Flamingo will be welcoming back their popular Let It Ride Tournament on Dec. 8 and 9 and Dec. 11 and 12. Buy-in before Nov. 1 is $149 and after that $249, and the prize money will also be $40,000 per tournament.
For more details, call 1-800-298-5111 or The Flush on the River Poker Room at 702-298-5055.
The Colorado Belle will hold its 6th Annual Battle of the Bands on Saturday, April 15, and feature a total of $5,000 in cash and prizes. Bands are invited to compete in one of three categoriesclassic rock, rock alternative or adult contemporary. Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place winners in each of the three categories.
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