Lac du Flambeau, Wis. – The Northwoods will rock this summer with a spectacular entertainment line-up featuring the “queen of rock” Joan Jett and the legendary Chubby Checker at Lake of the Torches Resort Casino, northern Wisconsin’s premier destination for headliner entertainment.
Mark your calendars now for these spectacular performances:
- Relive the magic of Beatlemania with The Liverpool Legends on Friday, June 15. These talented musicians, hand-picked by the sister of the late George Harrison, perform all the hits that span the entire Beatles-era, along with the Beatles amazing post break-up solo careers. Together these four lads will transport you through a night of the complete Beatles experience, from their appearance on the “Ed Sullivan Show” to the “Long and Winding Road.” Tickets are $15 for a 7 p.m. show and are on sale now.
- Rock your summer with hard-rock superstars Joan Jett and the Blackhearts on Thursday, July 26! These Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame inductees’ remarkable recording career has included eight platinum and gold albums along with nine Top 40 singles, including the classics “Bad Reputation,” “I Love Rock ‘n Roll,” “I Hate Myself For Loving You,” “Crimson and Clover,” and many more. Tickets are $75 and $65 for one 8 p.m. show and are on sale now.
- Grab your hat and boots for the country hits of the Eli Young Band on Thursday, August 9. Eli Young Band is composed of members who met while students at the University of North Texas. The band has charted eight times on Billboard country, with three of their singles having reached No. 1, including “Crazy Girl” which was the top country song of 2011, along with “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” and “Drunk Last Night.” Tickets will be $25 and $35 for one 8 p.m. show and will go on sale Monday, June 4, at 9 a.m.
- Come on and twist again with Chubby Checker on Friday, September 14! This Rock ‘n Roll pioneer is still rockin’ after nearly 60 years! Since his appearance on “American Bandstand,” his style and his immortal hit single “Twist” revolutionized rock forever, ushering in a new era of dance and music that influenced musicians and audiences for decades. He’ll perform all the classics and have you twisting once again! Tickets will be $20 and $30 for one 8 p.m. show and will go on sale Monday, July 16, at 9 a.m.
Situated on the shores of Pokegama Lake and nestled in Wisconsin’s Northwoods, the Lake of the Torches Resort Casino has a feel of a classic Northern retreat and reflects its Ojibwe culture and heritage. The casino has over 800 slot machines, Blackjack tables, Three-card Poker, Craps, a high-stakes Bingo Hall seating up to 500 persons, Woody’s Bar and Grill and the Eagle’s Nest Restaurant. The hotel has 101 well-appointed rooms, the Dancing Waters Lounge and the Woodland Oasis pool area. The 8,500 square-foot Convention Center with the Hall of Nations offers an outstanding venue for entertainment, receptions, trade shows, meetings, presentations and seminars. It is proudly owned and operated by the Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians.
For ticket sales, call 1-800-25-TORCH, ext. 6222, or visit www.lakeofthetorches.com. You must be 18 to attend all shows. Updated information about these shows will be available at Lake of the Torches’ website, www.lakeofthetorches.com
Director of Marketing
Lake of the Torches Resort Casino
1-800-25-TORCH, ext. 4016