Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa is bringing a tribute act and rock band to Access Showroom in August, including “Vegas McGraw – A Tribute to Tim McGraw” (pictured) and The Fixx. August entertainment will also include free live performances at Aliante’s fine dining destination, MRKT Sea & Land.
For a full lineup of entertainment acts at Boyd Gaming citywide properties, visit: www.boydgaming.com/headliner-event-calendar.
Vegas McGraw – Tribute to Tim McGraw
Saturday, August 17
Adam D. Tucker is Vegas McGraw and has entertained hundreds of thousands of fans for more than a decade. Vegas McGraw presents a powerful show that thrills and captivates audiences with mega-hits like “Don’t Take the Girl,” “I Like It I Love It,” “Real Good Man,” and “Live Like You Were Dying” and more.
After getting his start in his home state of West Virginia, Tucker moved to Nashville where he recorded his first album. His electrifying tribute to country music legend Tim McGraw has been seen in 42 U.S. states as well as in Australia, Mexico, Canada and the Virgin Islands. He has opened for more than 40 national acts, including Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean, Reba McEntire, Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton.
As an award-winning tribute act, Vegas McGraw regularly performs at charity events. Recent recipients include the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Special Olympics, Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Association and Susan G. Komen.
Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets start at $20 plus taxes and convenience fees, and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at www.aliantegaming.com or www.ticketmaster.com; or in-person at Boyd Gaming box offices located inside Aliante, Cannery, Eastside Cannery, Gold Coast, The Orleans, Sam’s Town, and Suncoast.
Saturday, August 24
The Fixx has often been heralded as one of the most innovative bands to come out of the MTV era. The style and substance of the band creates a special connection with its audience. The Fixx’s themes are often complex, introspective, and thought-provoking, garnering mass appeal with three No. 1 hits, five Top-Five singles, a dozen Top-10 songs and millions of albums sold worldwide.
Instantly recognizable, the group’s sound is unmistakably unique and stands out among the thousands of artists filling the airwaves. Songs like “One Thing Leads to Another,” “Red Skies” and “Saved By Zero” remain everyday staples on the radio.
The band’s current lineup features original members Cy Curnin on vocals, Rupert Greenall on keyboards, Jamie West-Oram on guitar, Adam Woods on drums and bassist Dan K. Brown.
Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets start at $25 plus taxes and convenience fees, and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at www.aliantegaming.com or www.ticketmaster.com; or in-person at Boyd Gaming box offices located inside Aliante, Cannery, Eastside Cannery, Gold Coast, The Orleans, Sam’s Town, and Suncoast.
MRKT Sea & Land
MRKT Sea & Land offers fresh and delectable fare by land, including filet mignon, porterhouse steak and prime rib. By sea, MRKT Sea & Land serves the most sumptuous salmon, lobster, scallops and crab, as well as surf and turf options for diners who want the best of both worlds. The fine dining restaurant also boasts an impressive and extensive wine list, ensuring the perfect pairing for every meal, and brings live entertainment throughout the month. August’s entertainment schedule is as follows (schedule is subject to change):
Fridays and Saturdays in August Live Entertainment 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa is situated on more than 40 pristine acres within the Aliante master-planned community at Aliante Parkway and Interstate 215. The AAA Four Diamond resort was awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence in 2016 and features more than 200 hotel rooms and suites; five signature restaurants; a 650-seat showroom; banquet facilities that can accommodate up to 1,100 people for weddings, conventions and other special events; more than 100,000 square feet of gaming space, a resort-style pool and a 3,500 square-foot spa. More information and reservation details can be found by calling 702.692.7777 or visiting www.aliantegaming.com. Follow Aliante on Facebook, Twitter and on Instagram.