For Immediate Release
Joan Jett and The Blackhearts Special Guest for Lynyrd Skynyrd as Part of Star-Studded 2021 Concert Lineup at Laughlin Event Center
Plus, Legendary American funk band WAR to take E Center stage at
Edgewater Casino Resort on Saturday, Aug. 28
Laughlin, Nevada – (June 1, 2021) – The Laughlin Event Center has announced iconic rock band and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Joan Jett and The Blackhearts will be the special guest for fellow Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Lynyrd Skynyrd on Saturday, Oct. 2. Plus, Edgewater Casino Resort, located at 2020 S. Casino Drive, has added legendary rock band, WAR, to its summer entertainment lineup for a concert on Saturday, Aug. 28 at the E Center, one of Laughlin’s premier live entertainment and special event venues.
“As we continue to announce more iconic performers to our fantastic lineup in Laughlin, we couldn’t be more excited to see the excitement of our residents and visitors who have been looking forward to this comeback of entertainment,” said Senior Vice President and General Manager of Aquarius Casino Resort and Edgewater Casino Resort Sean Hammond.
Joan Jett is an originator, an innovator, and a visionary. As the leader of the hard-rocking Blackhearts, with whom she has become a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, she’s had eight platinum and gold albums and nine Top 40 singles, including the classics “Bad Reputation,” “I Love Rock ‘N’ Roll,” “I Hate Myself For Loving You,” and “Crimson and Clover.”
A majestic, 11,600-seat outdoor concert venue, the Laughlin Event Center will open its doors starting at 7 p.m. Tickets start at $55 and are available for purchase at www.LaughlinEventCenter.com
WAR, a Grammy award-winning American funk band that hit the music scene in 1969, rocks on today with current band members Lonnie Jordan, Stuart Ziff, Scott Martin, Stanley Behrens, Sal Rodriguez, Rene Camacho, Marcos Reyes. With over 50 million albums sold and a catalog of hits including “Why Can’t We Be Friends?” “Low Rider,” and “Spill the Wine,” the group’s popular hits remain universally loved as they continue to tour over 150 dates a year.
Tickets will go on sale to the public beginning at 10 a.m. PT on Friday, June 4. True Rewards Players Club members will have exclusive access to purchase presale tickets from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. PT on Thursday, June 3. Tickets start at $15 and can be purchased at www.Edgewater-Casino.com. T
The two bands add to Laughlin Event Center’s and E Center’s impressive lineup of recently announced entertainment, including:
- Little River Band on Saturday, July 31 at the E Center
- Scotty McCreery on Saturday, Aug. 7 at the E Center
- America on Saturday, Aug. 21 at the E Center
- Miranda Lambert on Saturday, Sept. 4 at the Laughlin Event Center
- Lynyrd Skynyrd and Joan Jett and The Blackhearts on Saturday, Oct. 2 at the Laughlin Event Center
- Toby Keith on Saturday, Oct. 23 at the Laughlin Event Center
- Darci Lynne on Saturday, Nov. 27 at the E Center