"With Carrington on Saturday night, and then the Doobie Brothers on Sunday, it is going to be a Memorial Day weekend for the record books!"
Lac du Flambeau, WI (Vocus/PRWEB) April 07, 2011
Treat yourself to a night of outrageous country-fried comedy with the jokes and antics of country-fried comedian Rodney Carrington on Saturday, May 28th. He’ll perform one show at 7 p.m. this Memorial Day Weekend. Tickets are $45; or, a limited number of special VIP packages are available for $200 (includes a backstage pass, an autographed guitar, front row seating, and a free dinner in the casino-resort’s restaurant). In addition, $2 from every ticket sold will be contributed to Rodney’s own Rodney Carrington Foundation, a charity that primarily focuses on assisting victims of domestic violence and their children. Tickets are on sale now. This show is for mature audiences and you must be 18 in order to attend.
Carrington is a multi-talented comedian, actor and writer who has recorded eight major label comedy albums which have sold more than two million copies, two of which (“Morning Wood” and “Greatest Hits”) have been certified gold. These albums included such hit comedy-inspired songs as “Dancin’ With a Man,” “Show Them to Me” and “Don’t Look Now.” His also released a Christmas album, “Make It Christmas,” that featured the country song “Camouflage and Christmas Lights.”
In addition to his comedy albums, Carrington also starred in his own comedy series, “Rodney,” that ran for two seasons on ABC. He also co-wrote and co-starred in the feature film “Beer for My Horses” with country star Toby Keith. Carrington won a CMT Music Video Award for Supporting Character of the Year for his part in Trace Adkins’ “I Got My Game On,” which also won Male Video of the Year. In addition, he is a frequent guest on the nationally syndicated radio show; “The Bob and Tom Show”.
“If you love Rodney Carrington and his down-home sense of humor, this is one show you won’t want to miss,” said Michael J. Broderick, Director of Marketing at Lake of the Torches Resort Casino. “Here’s your opportunity to see one of the top grossing touring acts in the United States right here in the Northwoods of Wisconsin! With Carrington on Saturday night, and then the Doobie Brothers on Sunday, it is going to be a Memorial Day weekend for the record books!”
Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.lakeofthetorches.com or by calling 1-800-25-TORCH, ext. 6222. Or, visit the Player Services desk at the casino for more information.
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 high-limit and non-smoking area), 12 blackjack tables, Let it Ride, Three Card Poker, and three poker tables, a high-stakes Bingo Hall seating up to 500 persons, the Game Time 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.