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Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant Announces New Year’s Eve Performances

August 28, 2019

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DURANT, Okla. (August 28, 2019) – The countdown to 2020 officially begins as, Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant announced the New Year’s weekend performers! Leading up to Wednesday’s New Year’s Eve celebration, The Grand Theater will host top country and rock acts including LANCO & Diamond Rio on Friday, Dec. 27 and Steve Miller Band on Saturday, Dec. 28. On Dec. 31 ring in the new year with multi-platinum rock trio ZZ top.


DATE:           Friday, Dec. 27

EVENT:         LANCO & Diamond Rio



Two big concerts, one great night at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant. Crafting feel-good country anthems tinged with classic rock and blues edge, LANCO consists of five talented musicians who have set themselves apart as feel-good storytellers. Hits include, “Greatest Love Story,” “Born to Love You” and “Rival.”

Diamond Rio has sold more than 10 million albums, won a GRAMMY Award and has six Vocal Group of the Year wins between both Country Music Association Awards and Academy of County Music Awards. Top hits include, “Norma Jean Riley,” “Beautiful Mess” and “This Romeo Ain’t Got Julie Yet.”


TICKETS:     Tickets start at $45



DATE:           Saturday, Dec. 28

EVENT:         Steve Miller Band




Steve Miller Band, has been a presence in the rock ‘n’ roll scene for more than half a century. The band is led by Steve Miller on guitar and lead vocals. The group is best known for a string of 1970s hits that are staples of classic rock radio, as well as psychedelic rock albums. In 2016, Miller was inducted as a solo artist in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Fan favorites include, “Living in the U.S.A.,” “Joker,” “Gangster of Love” and more!


TICKETS:     Tickets start at $136



DATE:           Tuesday, Dec. 31

EVENT:         ZZ Top



Recently celebrating their 50th anniversary, rock band ZZ Top plays music that is eminently powerful, profoundly soulful and instantly recognizable. Selling 11 gold, seven platinum and three multi-platinum albums ZZ Top is amongst the top 100-best-selling artists in the United States. Concert goers are sure to hear hits from “Cheap Sunglasses,” “La Grange,” “Tush” and more.


TICKETS:     Tickets start at $98



Tickets for all three concerts are on sale now and can be purchased on ticketmaster.com. The concerts will begin at 8:00 p.m. and doors open at 6:30 p.m. All performances will take place at the Grand Theater at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant is located at 4216 S. Highway 69/75 in Durant, Okla. 74701.

A full list of all New Year’s events will be published at a later date.


About Choctaw Casino & Resort in Durant, Okla.

Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant is a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination located in Southeastern Oklahoma. The resort offers 716 luxurious rooms and suites and the Spa Tower features a full-service spa and a salon offering hair, nails and makeup services. The three-level convention/entertainment venue offers over 100,000 square feet of meeting and convention space and seating for more than 3,000 people. The resort’s amenities include the Oasis Pool area with four tropical pools and private cabanas as well as the region’s premier entertainment complex, The District. At The District, visitors can enjoy Tailgaters sports bar, 20 bowling lanes, a 40-game arcade, and a state-of-the-art movie theater. The casino’s spacious gaming complex features more than 4,100 slot machines, 60 table games, and a private poker lounge that includes 30 poker tables. For more information, visit www.ChoctawCasinos.com.



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