The 1,000 seat expansion offers an even better entertainment line-up and exciting combination of live performances!
With 1,000 showroom seats set to open in March, Wheeling Island Hotel • Casino • Racetrack will offer their most exciting line-up of concert entertainment ever!
The excitement continues all month with Bret Michaels “Rock of Love Tour”, Eddie Money and country legend George Jones. Each concert event will take place at 9pm in the Wheeling Island showroom.
Tickets are on sale now and can be ordered by calling Ticketmaster at 304-233-3535, online at www.ticketmaster.com or by visiting the Wheeling Island Players Club ticket office. Ticket holders must be 21 years or older.
Coming Saturday, March 7th, Wayne Newton will make his first Wheeling appearance in over 10 years. Best known for his signature song “Danke Schoen” and chart topping hit “Daddy Don’t You Walk So Fast”, Newton has performed in over 30,000 solo shows in Las Vegas over the last 40 years earning him the “Mr. Las Vegas” nickname.
Coming March 20th, Eddie Money brings his recognizable vocals and catchy melodies to the stage for one live performance. The popular MTV rock singer, found success with a string of Top 40 hits including “Two Tickets To Paradise” and “Take Me Home Tonight”.
Coming March 27th, country music legend George Jones, who over the past twenty years has frequently been referred to as “the greatest living country singer” by writers and artists alike. His long career has earned him a long list of hit records including “He Stopped Loving Her Today” and “White Lightening”.
Coming April 3rd, The Temptations bring their unique choreography, distinct harmonies and on-stage suites to the stage offering a repertoire of R&B, doo-wop, funk, disco, soul and adult contemporary music. Their list of hits includes “The Way You Do the Things You Do” and “My Girl”.
Coming April 24th, Air Supply, the soft rock duo who had a succession of hits worldwide in the late ‘70s & ‘80s including “All Out of Love” and “The One That You Love”. Their songs have withstood the test of time having been named as the number 83 best musical acts of all time in the Billboard Hot 100’s 50 year anniversary edition.
Coming May 22nd, Creedence Clearwater Revisited was formed by The Rock And Roll Hall of Fame rhythm section of the legendary group Creedence Clearwater Revival in 1995. Their performance is reminiscent of the original CCR hits generations have come to know and love.
Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack offers 43 table games, 20-table poker room, over 2,000 slot machines, 151-room luxury hotel, the #1 Greyhound Track in the USA (based on purses paid), six restaurants, 550-seat showroom, meeting and banquet services, gift shop and fitness center.
Coming March 13th, Bret Michaels and the Rock of Love Tour. Michaels, a Pennsylvania native and former ‘80s metal band frontman, stars in the hit reality TV show Rock of Love with Bret Michaels on VH1. The show kicked off its third season in January 2009.
For more information, visit online at www.wheelingisland.com.