LAS VEGAS (January 23, 2013) – Known for such timeless love songs as “If You Leave Me Now,” “Hard to Say I’m Sorry,” “I Don’t Wanna Live Without Your Love,” “You’re the Inspiration” and “Colour My World,” the multiplatinum band Chicago will be the first to perform in the newly transformed Tropicana Theater on Valentine’s Weekend, Feb. 15-17. Performances begin at 8:00 p.m., with doors opening at 7:00 p.m.
The 1100-seat, state-of-the-art theater, rich with Las Vegas history, begins a new chapter at Tropicana Las Vegas with three performances by the Grammy-winning band, whose other hits include “Saturday in the Park,” “25 or 6 to 4” and “Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?” (the unofficial theme of every Las Vegas casino).
Tickets go on sale Friday, Jan. 25, and are priced starting at $75 plus tax and applicable fees. VIP Experience tickets are available for $250 and include a meet-and-greet and photo with the band, a souvenir VIP credential, and a long-stemmed red rose for your loved one. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster by phone (800-745-3000) or online (www.ticketmaster.com). Tickets are also available through the Tropicana Las Vegas box office in person, by phone (702-739-2411) or online (www.troplv.com).
“We’re thrilled to welcome Chicago as the first band to perform in our newly transformed theater,” said Fred Harmon, chief marketing officer for Tropicana Las Vegas. “This concert will be an uplifting journey for our guests through music that has been, and continues to be, enjoyed by all generations.”
Chicago has been entertaining audiences for more than 40 years with its unique blend of rock, pop, jazz, R&B and even classical. In light of both its albums and singles, Chicago is the highest charting American band of all time, according to Billboard. With 21 Top 10 singles, five consecutive #1 albums, eleven #1 singles and five Gold singles, Chicago remains one of the top ten best-selling U.S. bands.
For more information about the concert, including room packages, please visit www.troplv.com.
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Prepare to be surprised! The New Tropicana Las Vegas redefines the expectations of today’s global travelers with a recently completed $200 million transformation which provides a casually elegant resort experience. In addition to a South Beach rhythm and vibe, the transformation of the resort includes a fresh redesign of every best-in-class room and suite, the 50,000-square-foot casino, more than 60,000 square feet of meeting and exhibition space, several new restaurants and bars, a new race and sports book, Glow®, a Mandara Spa and fitness center, and Bagatelle Supper Club & Beach Club. First-class entertainment includes Dancing with the Stars: Live in Las Vegas (seasonal), Laugh Factory and the Mob Attraction Las Vegas.