Welch, Minn. (January 11, 2019) The American folk rock band The Avett Brother along with Trampled by Turtles will be part of the 2019 Summer Concert Series LIVE! At the Treasure Island Amphitheater. The concert is slated for September 21.
Scott and Seth Avett began playing music together at a very early age. Forward many years to their band the Avett Brothers, they added Bob Crawford, Joe Kwon, Mike March and Tania Elizabeth as band members and enriched their blues, country, folk, honky tonk, bluegrass style and sound. In 2016 the band released their ninth full-length studio, True Sadness. The album debuted at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 and was in the Top 10 of the Billboard Americana/Folk Albums.
The bluegrass, folk/rock band from Duluth, Minnesota, Trampled by Turtles will join the Avett Brothers. From their beginnings on the Midwestern festival circuit, Trampled by Turtles has reached new heights with each album while gaining popularity. Three of their albums, Palomino, Stars and Satellites and their newest release, Life Is Good on the Open Road, all reached the #1 spot of the Billboard charts.
Hear the best of bluegrass, folk rock under the stars of the Island Amphitheater!
Tickets will go on sale Friday, January 18, at 10 a.m. Tickets for this show will be $99, $79.50, $67, $42.50 and $35. 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