Welch, MN (December 10, 2018) The legendary rock and roll band with horns, Chicago will perform at The Island on Saturday, May 11, 2019.
As an American group from Chicago, IL, with a jazz and rock influence, Chicago had a steady stream of hits throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Chicago came in at #9, the highest charting American band in Billboard Magazine’s recent Hot 200 All-Time Top Artists and they are the first American rock band to chart Top 40 albums in six decades.
Since their album, Chicago Transit Authority, the bands musical brilliance charted hit after hit single including, “Does Anyone Really Know What Time It Is?” “Beginnings,” “I’m a Man,” “Saturday in the Park,” “25 or 6 to 4” and “Colour My World” just to name a few. It was the band’s Chicago X album that gave them their first #1 single, “If You Leave Me Now” and their Grammy for Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo, Group or Chorus.
Chicago’s lifetime achievements include Grammy Awards, multiple American Music Awards, a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and a Chicago street dedicated in their honor. In 2016, the band was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Their records sales top the 100 million mark and include 21 Top 10 singles, 5 consecutive Number One albums, 11 Number One singles and 5 Gold singles and an incredible 25 or their 36 albums have been certified platinum.
Chicago will celebrate 52 consecutive years of touring! From their signature sound of the Chicago horns, their iconic vocalists and a few dozen ever-classic songs, this band’s concerts are celebrations. Don’t miss this celebration!
Tickets will go on sale Friday, December 14, at noon. Tickets for this show will be $115, $91 and $79. For tickets visit www.Ticketmaster.com or come to the Island Box Office to purchase your seats. The shows begin at 8 p.m. All attendees must be 12 years of age or older and fans ages 12 to 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
The Prairie Island Indian Community owns and operates Treasure Island Resort & Casino, Mount Frontenac Golf Course and the Dakota Station. Treasure Island Resort & Casino is the only casino resort in southern Minnesota located on the Mississippi River. Treasure Island offers guests some of the best gaming, accommodations, food service and nationally known entertainment in the casino industry. Treasure Island’s facility features more than 2,200 slots, 44 table games, a 6-table poker room and a 550-seat high stakes bingo hall. Casino guests can relax in Treasure Island’s luxurious hotel which is the second largest hotel in Minnesota in with 788 guest rooms and suites. Guests may also enjoy The Lagoon water park and Wave Spa. Casino guest can take in a show with national entertainers in the 2,800-seat Island Event and Convention Center as well as the new spacious outdoor concert venue, Treasure Island Amphitheater. Additional guest amenities include a 137-slip marina, a 95-site RV park, a 125-passenger cruise yacht and Island Xtreme Bowl, a 24-lane bowling center, arcade and lounge. For more information visit www.TIcasino.com