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FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO ANNOUNCES APRIL ENTERTAINMENT LINE UP
03.22.2016

MASHANTUCKET, CT (March 22, 2016) – Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier entertainment, gaming, shopping and hotel destination is hosting a star-studded lineup of entertainment acts this April. Foxwoods’ wide selection of entertainment choices include concerts from music sensations, hilarious stand-up and a hard-hitting Mixed Martial Arts competition that is sure to have you on the edge of your seat. The top-of-the-line acoustics and dazzling lighting at both the Grand Fox Theater take the entertainment experience to new heights.

Tickets for all shows may be purchased online at www.foxwoods.com, or by calling the Foxwoods Box Office at 800-200-2882 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. Tickets are also available on site at any Foxwoods Box Office.

CES MMA XXXIV
WHEN: April 1, 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater
CES Mixed Martial Arts competition is coming to Foxwoods for a night of non-stop action. Headlining this event will be a Welterweight Championship fight between Chris Curtis and Nah-Shon Burrell. Fighters Calvin Kattar, Kenny Foster, Rodrigo Almeida, Johnny Campbell, Steve Skrzat, Leon Davis and Carlos Candelario round out the action-packed card! Tickets are $40, $60 & $100.

The Cult
WHEN: April 3, 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater
Known for popular 80’s hit singles like “She Sell Sanctuary” and “Fire Woman,” British rock band The Cult is considered one of the best gothic rock bands of all time. The band features Ian Astbury on vocals, Billy Duff on guitar, Grant Fitzpatrick on bass and John Tempesta on drums. The Cult is on tour in celebration of their brand new album Hidden City which was recently released to rave reviews. Tickets are $40 & $50.

JB Smoove
WHEN: April 8, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater
Creator of popular comedy website “The Ruckus,” JB Smoove is not only a talented comedian, but a gifted writer and actor as well. Many recognize JB Smoove’s unique brand of comedic funk from his breakout role in the HBO hit television series “Curb Your Enthusiasm” as Leon Black. Tickets are $32.

Nick Cannon and Howie Mandel
WHEN: April 9, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater
America’s Got Talent judge and host are teaming up to bring you a comedy show of a lifetime! Howie Mandel has been an unstoppable force ever since he entered the show business over thirty years ago. Now head of production company Alevy Productions, Mandel is responsible for such comedic successes as Take It All and Howie Do It on NBC. Nick Cannon has been a favorite of audiences everywhere since appearing on his first television series as a performer and writer in Nickelodeon series All That. Over 15 years later and Nick Cannon has become one of the “Top 10 Most Successful Young People in Hollywood,” as named by People Magazine. Cannon now is not only a successful comedian, writer and actor, but a consumer electronics entrepreneur, philanthropist, producer, director and children’s book author as well. Tickets are $35 & $55.

Matt Fraser
WHEN: April 10, 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Pequot Ballroom
Reconnect with loved ones as renowned Psychic Medium Matt Fraser bridges the gap between the living and the deceased. Born with “The Sight,” Fraser strives to use his special gift to help others. Be prepared to have your hearts touched and spirits lifted at this one of a kind experience. Tickets are $40.

Lupe Fiasco
WHEN: April 14, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater
Twelve-time Grammy nominee Lupe Fiasco began his solo career at age 20 with the help of music legend Jay-Z. Ten years later, Fiasco has made a name for himself in the world of hip hop with a multitude of popular songs including “The Show Goes On,” “Superstar” and more. Fiasco plans to release three brand new albums in 2016. Tickets are $37.50.

The Doobie Brothers
WHEN: April 15, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater
Legendary American rock band The Doobie Brothers has been performing together since the 1970s, gaining legions of fans along the way. The Doobie Brothers are known for their hit classics “Long Train Runnin’” and “Black Water.” Their newest album Southbound revives some of The Doobie Brothers’ most popular music while adding a new spin. Tickets are $35 & $50.

Showtime Championship Boxing
WHEN: April 16, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater
Gary Russell Jr. (26-1, 15KOs) returns to make his first title defense against Patrick Hyland (31-1, 15KOs) in the WBC Featherweight Championship. The co-feature will match Jose Pedraza (21-0, 12KOs) against Stephen Smith as they battle for the IBF Super Featherweight World Championship belt.

Walk off the Earth
WHEN: April 16, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater
Walk Off The Earth have rocked to the top of the blogosphere in 2012 after their cover of Goyte’s “Somebody That I Used to Know” went viral with over 164 million views. They have since released a multitude of covers and original songs that gained them over 2 million subscribers on their YouTube Channel. This chart-topping quintet features Canadians Marshall, Gianni Luminati, Taylor, Joes Cassadey and Sarah Blackwood. Tickets are $50.

Clifford the Big Red Dog

WHEN: April 19, 2:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater
Singing, dancing and more! This lovable Big Red Dog from Birdwell Island knows how to put on a great show! Join Clifford, Emily Elizabeth and all their friends as they share timeless values in a fun musical experience that you and your kids will love. Tickets are $25.

Vic DiBitetto
WHEN: April 22, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater
Stand-up comedian and star of the 2013 viral video “Bread and Milk” Vic DiBitetto has been described by most other comics as a “killer” for being impossible to follow onstage after he performs. DiBitetto is known in comedy for his frenetic pace and ability to leave his audiences breathless with laughter. Tickets are $32 & $42.

Kansas
WHEN: April 29, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater
Kansas is most known for their hit singles such as “Carry on Wayward Son” and “Dust in the Wind.” Since the debut of their self-titled in 1974, this renowned band has spent four decades rocking their way into the hearts of many. Tickets are $35 & $45.

I Love the 90’s
WHEN: April 29, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater
Let’s take it back to the golden age of hip hop, the 1990s! Your 90’s favorites are back on stage in this 90’s centric performance. The show feature decade’s best including All-4-One, Salt-N-Pepa, Spinderella, Biz Markie, Tone Loc, Vanilla Ice and Coolio. Tickets are $60, $80 & $100.

Kevin James

WHEN: April 30, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater
Star of the hit comedy Paul Blart: Mall Cop Kevin James has been in the entertainment business since 1989 when he began doing stand-up. James is most known for his role as Doug Heffernan in the popular CBS sitcom The King of Queens. Tickets are $44 & $64.

Additional Venues & Events Listings

Shrine Night Club:
WHAT: Clinton Sparks
WHEN: April 1, 9:00 p.m. Tickets: $20

WHAT: Elephante
WHEN: April 5, 9:00 p.m. Tickets: $15

WHAT: Amber Rose
WHEN: April 8, 9:00 p.m. Tickets: $20

WHAT: Prince Flex
WHEN: April 12, 9:00 p.m. Tickets: $15

WHAT: DJ Riz
WHEN: April 15, 9:00 p.m. Tickets: $20

WHAT: Costa
WHEN: April 22, 9:00 p.m. Tickets: $20

WHAT: Tydi
WHEN: April 26, 9:00 p.m. Tickets: $15

Centrale Fox Tower:
WHAT: Almost Angels
WHEN: April 15 – 16. 10:45 p.m. & 12:30 a.m. Tickets: FREE

WHAT: Throwback Thursdays – 80’s/90’s Sounds
WHEN: April 7, 8:00 p.m.
           April 14, 8:00 p.m.
           April 21, 8:00 p.m.
           April 27, 8:00 p.m.

About Foxwoods® Resort Casino
Foxwoods Resort Casino is the premier resort destination in the Northeast. As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in six casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to quick service, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers. Perfect for both recreation and business, Foxwoods provides modern and versatile convention and meeting space to infuse new life into any meeting or event. Foxwoods Resort Casino is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a comprehensive look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit Foxwoods.com.
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