Summer performances heat up the music scene when the sun goes down
Talking Stick Resort, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, proudly announces the launch of its Summer Concert Series – kicking off on April 24! The five-month extravaganza will feature today’s leading entertainers on the property’s pool stage. Combining the sunny weather with cocktail specials and a capacity of 4,500, this series has the makings of all-around good time!
“Our entertainment lineup includes musicians of all genres and therefore, appeals to all musical tastes,” said Ramon Martinez, director of public relations at Talking Stick Resort and Casino Arizona. “We’re excited about this year’s event and look forward to seeing it become a long-time tradition in Scottsdale.”
Leading the pack, Arizona favorites Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers are slated to command the pool stage on April 24 followed by esteemed trio ZZ Top on April 26, The innovative English band Moody Blues on May 8 and the iconic REO Speedwagon on May 17. Also booked for the summer months are Chris Young and Thompson Square on May 29, Whitesnake on June 17 and both Peter Frampton & Cheap Trick on June 14.
Back by popular demand, 311 will bring their fusion of reggae, funk and rock to the property’s outdoor venue on July 2. But opportunities for fun in the sun don’t end there as the legendary band Sublime with Rome is scheduled to deliver a captivating performance July 19. Additionally, The Steve Miller Band will wow audiences with their raw energy on July 30 while Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform their impressive catalog of hits on September 20. Yes and Toto will also participate in this series – details for their show will be announced soon!
Party revelers can also enhance their experiences by taking in the show from the comfort of a canopy daybed or luxury cabana. Touting upscale patio furniture and ceiling fans, cabanas also include flat-screen TV’s, refrigerators packed with nonalcoholic beverages and state-of-the-art misting systems. Cabana rentals, VIP bottle service as well as general admission tickets will be available.
Pricing for all outdoor concerts will vary. Even some of those Summer Concert Series shows that are General Admission will include a limited number of chairs that will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
To purchase tickets or learn more information about the Summer Concert Series, visit http://www.talkingstickresort.com/outdoor-phoenix-concerts.aspx or call the Talking Stick Resort box office at (480) 850-7734. For details on cabana reservations, please call Reservations at (866) 877-9897. You must be 21 or older to attend outdoor concerts.
Talking Stick Resort (TSR) is an AAA Four Diamond Rated Resort and a central landmark within the emerging Talking Stick Cultural and Entertainment Destination. Located in Scottsdale, just east of the Loop 101 on Indian Bend Road, TSR is locally owned and caringly operated by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. The property offers culturally rich experiences and luxury accommodations throughout its 496 deluxe rooms, 240,000 sq. ft. property, 11 restaurants and lounges, world-class spa, 650-seat showroom, 25,000 sq. ft. grand ballroom, thriving cultural center and more than 100,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor meeting space.
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