Comedian Chris Tucker will be Live! In the Island Event Center

Welch, Minn. (March 26, 2018) Chris Tucker will bring his undeniably clever humor and spot on impressions to Treasure Island Resort & Casino on Saturday, June 2.

American actor and comedian Chris Tucker became a frequent stand up performer on Def Comedy Jam in the 1990s. He made his film debut in House Party 3 and continued a string of movies that includes Friday, Dead Presidents, The Fifth Element and the very successful Rush Hour (original, 2 and 3) franchise. Recently he appeared in the Oscar nominated film Silver Linings Playbook alongside Robert DeNiro, Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper.

Tucker’s standup comedy along with his impressions of Frank Sinatra, Prince, Bruce Willis, Michael Jackson and many more have received rave reviews all over the world and will have you laughing hysterically.

Tickets for this show go on sale Friday, March 30 at 10 a.m. with ticket prices starting at $53. For tickets visit or come to the Island Box Office to purchase your seats. The show begins at 8 p.m. All attendees must be 16 years of age or older and fans ages 16 and 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 became the second largest hotel in Minnesota in December 2017 with 788 guest rooms and suites. Guest 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 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