NORMAN, OKLA. – This summer, Riverwind Casino will provide entertainment experiences for all. Summer concerts will feature the some of country’s most popular musical entertainers. Artists scheduled to perform include the Kristen Stehr, Justin Moore, Dwight Yoakam. Details are listed below.
Events listed at Showplace Theatre start at 8 p.m., with doors opening at 7 p.m. The Showplace Theatre provides audiences with an intimate entertainment experience like none other in the region. The state-of-the-art venue seats 1,500 people.
Los Tigres Del Norte–Saturday, June 29 at 8 p.m.
Los Tigres del Norte is a band ensemble based out of San Jose, California, with origins in Rosa Morada, Sinaloa, Mexico. They have won a Grammy for Best Mexican/Mexican-American Album and are known for keeping concertgoers entertained until the early morning.
Billy Currington– Friday, July 5 at 8 p.m.
Billy Currington has sold millions of albums and made popular hits such as “People Are Crazy” Currington has toured with Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley, Sugarland. Tour mate Carrie Underwood has said Currington’s ‘talent and charm’ have made crowds fall in love with him. Don’t miss this Grammy and CMA nominated star. Tickets: Platinum $65, VIP $55, Premium $45.
Justin Moore– Saturday, July 6 at 8 p.m.
Named “2009’s Best Male Country Artist” by Billboard Magazine, Justin Moore has several top hits his such as “Til My Last Day” and “Backwoods.” Moore has toured with artists like Rascal Flats, Miranda Lambert and Darius Rucker and his headlining shows have sold out across the country. Tickets: Platinum $55, VIP $45, Premium $35.
Tribute Show– Saturday, July 20 at 8 p.m.
A can’t miss show with music featuring music from legends Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Karen Carpenter. Tickets: Reserved Seating $15
Dwight Yoakam– Friday, August 16 at 8 p.m.
Singer-songwriter, actor and film director Dwight Yoakam has the unique ability to succeed between the silver screen and the musical world. Hits like “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” and more recently critically acclaimed album and chart-topper “3 Pears” leave listeners in awe of Yoakam’s raw vocal ability. As stellar as his recordings are, Yoakam’s live performances are described as transcendent, so make sure and come see for yourself.Tickets: Platinum $70, VIP $60, Premium $50.
Josh Abbott Band–Friday, August 30 at 8 p.m.
An A-list country band, the Josh Abbott Band has taken the country world by storm. With tours all over the country and chart topping hits like “She’s Like Texas”, this is one concert you won’t want to miss.
Tickets: Platinum $45, VIP $35, Premium $$25
Joe Diffie–Thursday, September 12 8 p.m.
Country music legend Joe Diffie has collected honors such as a Grammy for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals, and Crash Box’s Male Vocalist of the Year. He even has had a song written about him by fellow country music artist Jason Aldean. Don’t miss out on this accomplished Oklahoma native!
Tickets: Platinum $40, VIP $30, Premium $20.
RIVER LOUNGE ENTERTAINMENT
The River Lounge offers a more intimate musical atmosphere with very talented local musicians. Located near Riverwind’s main entrance, River Lounge is the perfect place to enjoy a cocktail while listening to the region’s best live music. Shows begin at 9 p.m. unless otherwise listed.
Superfreak– Friday, June 28 at 9 p.m.
Avenue– Saturday, June 29 at 9 p.m.
Avenue is a rock/pop cover band.
Superfreak–Friday, July 5 at 9 p.m.
Lower 40– Saturday, July 6 at 9 p.m.
One of Oklahoma’s fastest rising bands, Lower 40 blends funk, rock and pop into today’s modern country sound.
Shawna Russell–Friday, July 12 at 9 p.m.
Sharing common roots with Woody Guthrie growing up in Okemah, OK, Russell’s songs have charted in the U.S. on the Texas Music, Billboard “New and Active” and MusicRow charts, and internationally on the Hotdisc and New Christian Music charts.
Ambiance BND–Saturday, July 13 at 9 p.m.
The Recliners–Friday, July 19 at 9 p.m.
Nathan Burris–Saturday, July 20 at 9 p.m.
Born and raised in the small town of Tuttle, Oklahoma, Nathan Burris has never been mistaken for anything other than country. His hits include “Oklahoma Sunrise” and “It Aint You.”
4Going Gravity–Friday, July 26 at 9 p.m.
From Tulsa, Oklahoma 4 Going Gravity struck it big with their single “Juggernaut” which got national attention as it debuted on the NFL Network. 4GG is best known for the mastery of varying genres and total versatility. Blues, Country, Southern Rock, Red Dirt, Grunge Rock and Classic Rock can all be heard at any 4GG show.
Squadlive–Saturday, July 27 at 9 p.m.