Don't the Girls all Get Prettier at Closing Time
Lincoln City, Ore. (Vocus) July 2, 2009
Honky Tonk legend Mickey Gilley will be performing live in concert at Chinook Winds Casino Resort on Friday, August 20, and Saturday, August 21. Both shows are at 8 p.m., tickets are $15 to $30 and are on sale now. You won't want to miss Gilley performing his hit songs like "Don't the Girls all Get Prettier at Closing Time", "Stand By Me" and "I'm Just a Fool For Your Love" and many more. 29 Years after the filming of Urban Cowboy in his landmark nightclub Gilley's, this true Urban Cowboy is still wowing crowds with his musical talents.
In all, Gilley has achieved a remarkable 39 Top-Ten country hits, with 17 of those songs reaching the No. 1 spot on the country charts. In 1976, he swept the ACM Awards, hauling home trophies for Entertainer of the Year, Top Male Vocalist, Song of the Year, Single of the Year and Album of the Year. He was ranked among the top-fifty country music hit makers in the 1989 book written by record research historian Joel Whitburn.
Gilley also guest-starred on numerous popular television series, including Murder She Wrote, The Fall Guy, Fantasy Island and Dukes of Hazzard, as well as featured appearances on 20/20, The Grammy Awards Show, The American Music Awards, Solid Gold, The Tonight Show and several others. He is among select-few country singers who have achieved the honor of being recognized with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In addition, he was a featured attraction in Las Vegas, Reno and Atlantic City, which proves how universal his music is to American audiences.
Ticket prices range from $15 to $30, depending on seat location. For more information, or to obtain tickets, call 1-888-MAIN-ACT (624-6228) or TicketsWest, 1-800-992-TIXX (8499).
Chinook Winds Casino Resort offers 24-hour Las Vegas-style gaming, 18 hole golf course, headline entertainment featuring some of music's most legendary stars, three full service restaurants, secure childcare facility and arcade, and a 227 room ocean front hotel. Chinook Winds Casino Resort is located on the beach in Lincoln City, Oregon and is owned and operated by the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians. For more information please visit http://www.chinookwindscasino.com, call 1-888-CHINOOK (244-6665) or 541-996-5825.