Comedy Meets Country At The Great Indoors

    Russell Peters & Willie Nelson added to the Casino Rama Resort Concert Line-up

    RAMA, ON (Monday, May 9th, 2016) – There is a place up north.  With speaker stacks and aces over jacks. Where it doesn’t take a telescope to see the stars; they’re live on stage more than 150 times a year.  Casino Rama Resort is thrilled to announce the return of two legends to the Entertainment Centre late this summer, world renowned Canadian comedian Russell Peters and notorious country outlaw Willie Nelson.

    Fans are invited to visit the Casino Rama Resort Facebook page to gain access to an exclusive pre-sale, along with a chance to beat the box office to win a pair of tickets.

    The just announced addition to the concert line-up at Casino Rama Resort includes performances by:

    Russell Peters Live!
    Saturday, August 27
    Sunday, August 28
    Tickets are $70/$80/$95
    Canada's number one stand-up export, Peters returns to Casino Rama Resort.  Featuring his take on some of his favourite communities and cultures, jobs he can understand, life as a middle aged divorced father and of course Russell's signature lightning fast improv with the audience.
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    Willie Nelson & Family:
    Live In Concert with special guest Aaron Lewis
    Friday, September 9
    Saturday, September 10
    Tickets are $70/$80/$95
    Nelson: “Always On My Mind”, “On the Road Again” & “Seven Spanish Angels”.
    Lewis: “Country Boy”, “Outside” and “Forever”.

    Exclusive advanced in-person ticket purchase for Players Passport™ Club Members begins Sunday, May 15th at 10 am only at the Casino Rama Box Office. Advanced online ticket purchase for Facebook Fans & Club Members begins on Monday, May 16th 12 noon on or by calling toll free 1-877-599-RAMA (7262). A special code is required for Monday’s advance purchase period which can be found on the Casino Rama Resort Facebook page.

    Tickets go on-sale to the general public on Wednesday, May 18th at 12 noon and will be available in-person at the Casino Rama Box Office, at all TicketMaster locations, by calling toll free 1-877-599-RAMA (7262) and online at Ticket prices do not include applicable taxes or service charges.  

    PER SHOW TICKET LIMIT:  Ticket limit is 8 per customer per show.  Please adhere to published ticket limits.  Orders exceeding the ticket limit may be cancelled without notice by TicketMaster at its discretion.  This includes duplicate orders having the same billing address or credit card.

    Patrons must be nineteen (19) years of age or older with government issued photo identification to attend concerts & events.  Those who have been trespassed and/or self-excluded from Casino Rama Resort or any OLG property may not visit Casino Rama resort, participate in promotions and/or redeem offers.


    Celebrating 20 successful years, Casino Rama Resort is Ontario's only First Nations commercial casino and has earned a reputation for presenting exclusive world-class sporting, entertainment & television events. The Casino offers a complete entertainment experience with over 2,500 slot machines, more than 110 gaming tables, 8 unique restaurants, a world-class 5,000 seat Entertainment Centre, and a 300-room all-suite, full-service hotel, featuring spa and health club facilities.  Through the Casino Rama Cares program we are dedicated to continuing our rich history of community support by being an outstanding corporate neighbour; providing year-round assistance through a combination of charitable giving and employee volunteerism.  Casino Rama Resort is operated by Penn National Gaming, Inc.

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    For media requiring more information, please contact:
    Jenna Hunter
    Director of Public Relations
    Casino Rama Resort
    t. 705 329 5179 | c. 705 323 0092

Must be 19+ years of age to visit Casino Rama Resort's Entertainment Centre, gaming floor and select restaurants and not trespassed or self-excluded from Casino Rama Resort or any OLG property to visit the property, participate in promotions or redeem offers. For full conditions for Casino Rama Resort entry, click here.

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