Earth, Wind & Fire comes to the Island Event Center

Welch, Minn. (December 12, 2017) One of the most successful bands of the 1970s, Earth, Wind & Fire will bring its distinctive sound of R&B, soul, funk, jazz and disco for one night to Treasure Island Resort & Casino on March 18.

The American band, Earth, Wind & Fire (EWF) has had an amazing career with a number of awards to show for its longevity and fan loyalty. Overall EWF produced 23 albums which included eight No 1 R&B singles and eight Double Platinum top 10 albums. The group has sold more than 100 million albums and earned more than 50 Gold and Platinum records. The band has received 20 Grammy Award nominations and won six as a group. EWF has also been nominated for 12 American Music Awards and won four. In 2000 they were honored by being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In 2016, the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences presented the band with its highest honor – the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.

A few of the band’s many hits include; “Shining Star,” “That’s the Way of the World,” “Devotion,” “Sing a Song,” “Can’t Hide Love,” “Boogie Wonderland,” September,” “After the Love Has Gone,” “Let’s Groove” and so many more.

The night will have you singing, dancing and awed by the showmanship that is Earth, Wind & Fire.

Tickets will go on sale Friday, December 15 at 10 a.m. Tickets for this show will be $90, $80 and $70. 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.

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 concert venue. 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.

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