Country and gospel music legends and Grammy Award winners The Oak Ridge Boys perform in the Stardust Event Center at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana on Saturday, April 19 at 8 pm.
Tickets are on sale starting March 15 for $60, $45 and $35 and can be purchased by credit card at Ticketmaster.com or in person at The Gift Box in the Blue Chip Casino pavilion. Guests must be 21 or older, with a valid state or government issued photo ID.
Known for country and crossover hits such as "Elvira," "Bobbie Sue," and "American Made," The Oak Ridge Boys were originally founded as the Oak Ridge Quartet in the 1940s. The group officially changed its name in the 1960s, and the lineup of Duane Allen, lead, Joe Bonsall, tenor, William Lee Golden, baritone and Richard Sterban, bass, has been in place since 1973.
The band, which has charted 17 number one singles, has won five Grammy Awards, including Best Country Performance for "Elvira," two Academy of Country Music Awards, four Country Music Association Awards and eight Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. The Oak Ridge Boys released a 40th anniversary compilation album last year.
Fans of The Oak Ridge Boys can register to win a VIP Weekend, courtesy of Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa. The prize includes two front row tickets, an overnight hotel stay April 19 and dinner for two at any Blue Chip restaurant. Login to www.bluechipcasino.com/oakridge to enter to win between March 15 and April 5; the drawing will be held April 10 and the winner will be contacted via email.
About Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa
Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, a Boyd Gaming property, is the premier entertainment destination in Northwest Indiana. Located an hour's drive east of Chicago in Michigan City, Indiana, Blue Chip features a 65,000-square-foot single-level casino, two hotel towers with a total of 486 upscale rooms; five restaurants, a spa, full-service salon and fitness center, two gift shops and the 20,000-square-foot Stardust Event Center. For more information, visit http://www.bluechipcasino.com.