Lake of the Torches Announces Spectacular Summer Entertainment Line-up

The Northwoods will be rockin’ this summer with such superstars as Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, The Beach Boys and John Michael Montgomery in an exciting summer line-up at Lake of the Torches Resort Casino, northern Wisconsin’s premier destination for nationally renowned entertainment.

Mark your calendars now for these sensational events:

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo will be bringing their rock ’n’ roll marriage and their hits from the ’80s & ’90s to our stage as part of their “We Live for Love Tour” on Saturday, May 14. The powerhouse musical couple has written and recorded five-certified platinum and three gold albums and will perform all the hits such as “Hit Me With Your Best Shot,” “Love is a Battlefield,” “We Belong” and many more. Join us for this unforgettable show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $60 & $70 and are on sale now.

Enjoy the musical journey of the Man in the Mirror: A Tribute to the King of Pop on Friday, June 17 (invite-only) and Saturday, June 18. This acclaimed tribute show captures the essence of Michael Jackson with the looks, voices and the moves. The Man in the Mirror will take audience members through all of the greatest hits starting with the days of the Jackson 5 through the last songs recorded by Jackson. Show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 and are on sale now!

Catch every punch, kick and jab as intense mixed martial arts action returns with King of the Cage on Saturday, July 30. Doors to the convention center will open at 6 p.m. and fights will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $65, $40 and $30 and will go on sale Monday, May 30, at 9 a.m.

Drift back to the carefree days of sun, surf and music with The Beach Boys on Saturday, Aug. 13. Captained by Mike Love, The Beach Boys still amaze fans around the world with their fun songs of first loves, surf boards and beaches that defined an era. They’ll perform such songs as “Surfin’,” “Fun, Fun Fun,” “California Girls,” “Good Vibrations,” and many more. They’ll perform one show at 8 p.m. Tickets are $60 and $70 and will go on sale Monday, June 13, at 9 a.m.

Enjoy a night of multi-platinum country music with John Michael Montgomery on Saturday Sept. 17. Montgomery set the standard for country songs for a generation, starting with “Life’s a Dance” and subsequent smash hits like “I Love the Way You Love Me,” “I Swear,” “Life’s a Dance,” and “Be My Baby Tonight.” He’ll perform one show at 8 p.m. Tickets are $30 and $40, and will go on sale Monday, July 18, at 9 a.m.

For ticket sales, call 1-800-25-TORCH, ext. 6222, or visit You must be 18 to attend all shows unless otherwise noted. Ages 14 -17 are welcome to King of the Cage when accompanied by an adult.

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 (including a non-smoking area), seven blackjack tables, a three-card poker table and three Texas Hold’Em poker tables along with Roulette and Craps tables, a high-stakes Bingo Hall seating up to 500 persons, the Woody’s Bar and Grill and the Eagle’s Nest Restaurant. The hotel has 101 well-appointed rooms, the Dancing Waters Lounge and the Woodlands 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.

More information on upcoming events at Lake of the Torches is available at

Contact Information
Leana Schlecht
Director of Marketing
Lake of the Torches Resort Casino
1-800-25-TORCH, ext. 4016