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9/14,15,16/18 Laughlin, NV Riverside Resort

Joined: 2:52 AM - Feb 08, 2008

9:05 PM - Oct 07, 2018 #1

September 14 - 16, 2018   8:00 PM  







Don's Celebrity Theatre
1650 S Casino Dr
Laughlin, NV 89029
Riverside Resort
Phone number (702) 298-2535

TICKETS:  $30.00 + 2.52  for SVC charge and tax
$5.00 off for locals

https://reservations.riversideresort.co ... 60):entamp

SEATING CAPACITY:  1,000




SEATING CHART:  
Dennis T:   The venue itself features several sections of long tables and movable chairs facing an upraised stage.  All sections beyond the first two rest on elevated platforms.  Sight lines are good throughout this performance hall except when latecomers or servers walk in front of a seating section.  Seats are not plush, but are comfortable enough for a 90-minute performance.  Lights and sound are excellent.


THE VENUE :

Riverside Resort Hotel Casino  

Don Laughlin?s Riverside Resort Hotel & Casino is located in Laughlin, Nevada, on the Colorado River. Laughlin operated the 101 Club in Las Vegas. He opened Riverside Resort which offered all-you-can-eat chicken dinners for 98 cents, 12 slot machines and two live gaming tables, and 8 motel rooms. Out of 8 motel rooms, 4 were occupied by Don Laughlin?s family.

The resort has a full-service RV park with 740 spaces, as well as several restaurants. The hotel has its own yacht, The U.S.S. Riverside, which is available for charter. Along the banks of the Colorado River and nestled between surrounding majestic mountains, emerges the picturesque expanse named for gaming pioneer Don Laughlin.




Don's Celebrity Theatre is the main showroom inside Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort Hotel & Casino.  Almost every night this fairly large venue features live performances by various musical groups, individual singers, magicians, comedians, dancers, ventriloquists, and tribute artists.  Cocktails served by cocktail waitresses are available for purchase during performances.  Red is the predominant color inside this room.

Kathy B:  Love this place! See the entertainers up close cocktails available.


DIRECTIONS :    https://www.yelp.com/map/dons-celebrity ... r-laughlin

Driving Directions to Laughlin
From Phoenix to Laughlin:
U.S. 93 north to I-40 west through Kingman. Take the Bullhead City/Las Vegas exit and turn right at the signal at the end of the exit ramp. Continue west taking the Highway 68 ramp toward Bullhead City/Laughlin. Highway 68 merges into Arizona Highway 95. Turn right at the Laughlin Bridge.

Approximately 225 miles from Phoenix; 4 hours.

From Southern California to Laughlin:
I-15 north to Barstow; I-40 east to Needles, Calif. Exit on River Road cutoff, turn north for 22 miles on Needles Highway to Casino Drive, turn right.

Approximately 283 miles from Los Angeles; 5 hours.

Approximately 335 miles from San Diego; 6 hours.

From Las Vegas to Laughlin:
Interstate 515, U.S. 93/95 south through Las Vegas towards Boulder City. After passing through Henderson and the Railroad Pass Casino, take ramp and turn right onto U.S. 95 south toward Searchlight/Laughlin for 55 miles. Turn left onto NV 163. Head east for 19 miles. Turn right on Casino Drive.


HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS:   No food available at the stage for show

1.   The Gourmet Room & Lounge

It is our pleasure to take you back to the days when gracious dining was a way of life. Please, sit back, relax, and let Chef Richard Ross and his trained staff of professionals serve you expertly prepared, French, Italian and Steakhouse Cuisine while overlooking the beautiful Colorado River.

Happy Hour at the Gourmet Lounge
From 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM*  
*Not valid on Holidays & Special Events. Management reserves all rights

2.  Restaurants in Laughlin   https://www.visitlaughlin.com/restaurants/

Hotels: If you don't stay at the resort:  

Bayshore Inn
1955 W Casino Dr Laughlin, NV 89029
(702) 299-9010  6 miles from the airport

CAST OF CHARACTERS:

John Kulcinich - guitar 
Brandon Peeples - bass
David Keith - drums 



SETLIST:
In The Ghetto 
- Movin' on Up 
Nineteen 
Main Street 
Six Strings 
Country Livin' 
Love The One You're With 
New Song .... Atchafalaya ................see below 


SOUL PATROL MEMORIES :

credit to June 


credit to CKinzer

credut to CF Kinzer


2.   Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort Hotel & Casino is with Taylor Hicks.
Country and Blues artist, Taylor Hicks, is in our DCT showroom this Friday through Sunday, September 16th 
https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video. ... &width=560

3. Entertainment Magazine Article for Laughlin 



3.  Tracy Tracy Thompson is with Tara Otti and 2 others.

Taylor Hicks is playing through this weekend at Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort Hotel & Casino! Come see this amazing performer and American Idol winner as he performs songs from his upcoming album as well as Idol favorites and a few covers from classic artists like Elvis, Ray Charles and more! Awesome show for the whole family!

credit to Denise Hertsch

credit to CF Kinzer 

credit to CF Kinzer

credit to CF Kinzer 





4.  
Nina Ito is with Linda Merryman.


First time in a while able to attend a show. Pictures aren’t good, but it's the memories I’ll be keeping.



credit to June Mooney 

credit to Debra Laurant


5.  Allison Grooms
@TaylorHicks saved the best for last, complete with a new song!



Lyrics to the new song "off the record" as he described at the press conference on the first day of his Laughlin run.
Atchafalaya
By Tony Brook
On a summer night, when we first met
In a little town near Lafayette
Your black eyes I can’t forget
Lookin’ straight through me you were soakin’ wet
Couldn't get your name couldn't get your number
About that time I heard him thunder
Your father spoke as if to threat
Saying keep away from my Juliet
Chorus:
I used to meet you down in Atchafalaya
Down on the levee overlookin’ the bayou
Spanish moss in a cypress tree
We were close to God just you and me (2x)
We’d steal away and dance all night
To Evangeline in three quarters moonlight
Only mine I wanted you to be
But your daddy wouldn’t stand for a poor boy like me
But you came to me through the fog of the water
You're much more than just a rich man’s daughter
We took our chances on rendezvous
You came to me I came to you
(repeat chorus)
A winter's day, cold winter weather
You just gave up on us ever bein’ together
You took your life like lovers do
Think I’ll do the same so I can be with you
I used to meet you down in Atchafalaya
Under the levee overlookin’ the bayou
Spanish moss in a cypress tree
We’ll be close to God just you and me (3x)



6.  CF Kinzer‎ 
All 3 shows were awesome but tonight’s was outstanding!!
Enthusiastic full house on a Sunday. 👍

7.  CF KINZER 
@tamikamoore #peopleofAL @TaylorHicks doing his thang in Laughlin NV. Ambassador for Alabama everywhere he performs.

Credit to J.Morton .........night two                       


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