The Aquarius will present Grammy® Award winner Travis Tritt in his Laughlin debut on March 29 during the 14th Annual Laughlin River Stampede PRCA Rodeo from March 27-30. The country music singer-songwriter and actor will perform at 8 p.m. at the 3,300-seat Aquarius Outdoor Amphitheater. Tickets are $30 for general admission and $40 for premium seating, call 800-662-5825.
Tritt received his first guitar from his father at the age of three and began writing music while he was still in high school. By age 22, Tritt had committed himself entirely to developing a full-time music career. His breakthrough came with the release of his first album, Country Club, a platinum selling record from which five singles were released including his first No. 1 hit Help Me Hold On.
Tritt has since charted more than 30 singles on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, including five No. 1 singles such as Anymore, Can I Trust You With My Heart and Foolish Pride. Tritt has been featured in films that include 2001 Maniacs and Blues Brothers 2000. Tritt has received two Grammyr Awards, three Country Music Association™ Awards and is a member of the Grand Ole Opryr. Tritt continues to tour and record country music with his most recent album release, The Storm.
Tritt's Aquarius appearance will be followed by Creedence Clearwater Revisited on Sunday, April 13; Foreigner on April 18 and 19; Trace Adkins on Saturday, May 10; and the Pointer Sisters on Saturday, May 17.
Safeway gift cards are back during the month of March at Are Back During the Month Of Don Laughlin's Riverside. King of Clubs members are able to earn a $5 Safeway gift card for every 500 points earned at a single rate. The gift cards may be used toward any purchase of gasoline, groceries, gifts and more at any Safeway affiliated stores.
Also, for video poker players during March, the Riversdie is giving cash for every Royal Flush dealt in the Casino West. With maximum coin bet, players can receive Cash Bonus from quarter machines through five dollar machines and receive up to $750. Twenty-five cent players receive a cash bonus of $250, 50-cent receives $350, $1 receives $500, and $5 receives $750.
On March 17, The Magic of Ireland will feature an Irish dance and music production with two shows at 2 and 7 p.m. General admission is $12 and reserved is $15, call 800-585-3737.
It will be Irish Passion at the Riverside in Don's Celebrity Theatre, March 11-17, with Irish dance and music at 8 p.m. each night. Tickets are $32, call 800-227-3849, ext. 616.
A true Irishman, Pat O'Brien was born and raised in Ireland. He's performing his free variety show Tuesday through Saturday at 4:30 and 8:30 p.m. in the Splash Cabaret at the Aquarius. O'Brien started his career as a musician playing guitar with a rockabilly band. He studied music in Manchester, England and performed in Jesus Christ Superstar for years. O'Brien does impression, plays country music, blues, rock and roll, Elvis songs, a few Irish tunes, a little opera, and kids around with the audience. His guitar is hooked to a computer he's been using for 20 years that gives him endless musical possibilities.
The fifth annual Laughlin Town Fest that was supposed to be held March 6-9 has been moved to March 13-16. The event will be held at the Laughlin Town Center shopping center. Tickets for the carnival rides will be on sale at two locations in the center: Kruz N Kuts and TV2 KLBC. One ticket per day will allow for all rides on that day only. The parade down Needles Highway will take place at 10 a.m. PST on March 8. For information, call 702-298-2222.
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