Foxwoods Resort Casino Announces October Entertainment Line Up

GRAMMY Icons, Must-See Comedians and More Are Falling for Foxwoods this October

MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--()--Summer may officially be over but the action isn’t stopping – Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier resort destination, is ushering in a fresh slate of entertainment to celebrate the change of seasons. Catch performances by award-winning musical legends like Mariah Carey and Patti LaBelle, acclaimed comedians such as Ron White and Frank Caliendo and television’s hottest dance stars. Headlining DJs like Dillon Francis will light up Halloween night at SHRINE as Foxwoods offers something for everyone to fall head over heels for this October.

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. To book The Music Box, visit www.foxwoods.com/musicbox.aspx, or call 860-312-8303.

Crankdat
WHEN: October 3, 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: SHRINE

  • Christian Smith, also known by his stage name Crankdat, dropped out of college at 20 years old to pursue a full-time career in music. With over 150 million music streams, Crankdat has received support from music’s biggest names including The Chainsmokers, DJ Snake, Skrillex and Diplo. Tickets are $15.

Ron White
WHEN: October 6, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • Comedian Ron White is best known as the cigar smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the “blue collar comedy” phenomenon. With two GRAMMY nominations, three top rated television specials on Comedy Central and a New York Times bestselling book, White is considered one of the top three grossing comedians in the United States. Tickets are $40.50 and $60.50.

Kongos
WHEN: October 6, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • The brothers of South African rock band Kongos attribute their unique sound from their shared DNA. In their sophomore album “Lunatic,” the band's talent shined and gained popularity with hits like "Come With Me Now" and “I’m Only Joking.” Tickets are $55.

Freestyle Extravaganza 2017
WHEN: October 7, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • The pioneers of the Freestyle movement are coming to Foxwoods in celebration of over 30 years of the music that marked a generation. Set to appear onstage are the Sugar Hill Gang known for hit “Rappers Delight,” Rob Base, known for chart-topper “It Takes Two” and many more! Tickets are $48, $68 and $158.

Audien
WHEN: October 10, 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: SHRINE

  • Mystic, CT native Nate Rathburn, also known as Audien, has fine-tuned his original tracks to become one of the leading EDM producers in the industry. With the release of his single “Rise & Shine,” Audien gained acclaim and success performing in exclusive nightclubs around the country. Tickets are $15.

Frank Caliendo
WHEN: October 13, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • Comedian, actor and impressionist Frank Caliendo has spent his life making people laugh through his impressions of famous actors and politicians like Morgan Freeman, Al Pacino, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and the like. After completing an impressive 10-year run on the “FOX NFL Sunday Pregame” show, Frank recently found a new home at ESPN where he joined the cast of the “Sunday NFL Countdown.” Tickets are $26 and $42.

Mariah Carey
WHEN: October 14, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • A music icon, soul legend and pop phenomenon, Mariah Carey is one of the bestselling female artists of all time. With accolades including GRAMMY Awards, American Music Award, Billboard Awards and more, Mariah is best known for her chart-topping hits like “Fantasy” and “Always Be My Baby.” Tickets are $99, $199 and $399.

Engelbert Humperdinck
WHEN: October 14, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • With a career spanning 50 years, Engelbert Humperdinck has accumulated 64 gold albums, four GRAMMY nominations, a Golden Globe and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Having performed for the Queen, several presidents and many heads of state, his unique voice charms all audiences he sings for. Tickets are $55 and $75.

So You Think You Can Dance
WHEN: October 15, 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • You’ve seen them on the Fox hit television show “So You Think You Can Dance,” now you can see your favorite dancers live when the top 10 finalists perform at Foxwoods! This high-energy dance performance will highlight your favorite numbers from season 14 plus new surprises and routines. Tickets are $30, $40 and $50.

Elephante
WHEN: October 17, 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: SHRINE

  • Tim Wu, commonly referred to by his stage name Elephante, first gained recognition for his original track remixes of songs by artists like Clean Bandit and Lorde, and went on to debut his full-length EP, “I Am the Elephante” in 2016. Tickets are $15.

Terry Fator
WHEN: October 20, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • Terry Fator, the season two winner of "America's Got Talent" and star of the award-winning Las Vegas show “Terry Fator: The VOICE of Entertainment,” will showcase his unique brand of entertainment combining singing, comedy and unparalleled celebrity impressions on the Grand Theater stage. Tickets are $30 and $55.

World of Dance
WHEN: October 20, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • Hot off their successful finale of NBC’s hit series, the World of Dance Live tour is stopping at Foxwoods to showcase the best dancers from across all genres incorporating both local and national talent. Be a part of the excitement and creativity found from your television screens live and in-person at the Fox Theater! Tickets are $40, $55 and $75.

Patti LaBelle
WHEN: October 21, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • Renowned songstress Patti LaBelle is bringing her soulful music to the Grand Theater. With multiple GRAMMY Awards in her arsenal for chart-topping singles like “New Attitude” and “On My Own,” Patti is an incomparable force in the music industry and is also a bestselling cookbook author and a legendary humanitarian. Tickets are $35 and $50.

Cheat Codes
WHEN: October 21, 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: SHRINE

  • Los Angeles-based electronic trio Cheat Codes debuted their first original track in 2015 with their single "Visions." Gaining fandom and success on social media via millions of music streams, Cheat Codes joined The Chainsmokers on tour and continued their success with tracks like “No Promises.” Tickets are $30.

Peppino di Capri
WHEN: October 22, 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • Peppino di Capri is celebrating his 50th Anniversary Tour with a stop at Foxwoods’ Fox Theater! Having performed as the opening act for the Beatles in 1965, Peppino gained stardom in the European market and is known for award-winning hits like "Non lo faccio più" and "Comme è ddoce 'o mare." Tickets are $60, $80 and $100.

Stafford Brothers
WHEN: October 24, 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: SHRINE

  • The Stafford Brothers are the hottest Australian DJ and production team to hit the U.S. electronic party scene. Since relocating to Los Angeles, brothers Matt and Chris Stafford have collaborated with titans of the industry selling millions of records and headlining DJ sets in nightclubs around the world. Tickets are $15.

Alton Brown
WHEN: October 27, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • Critics and fans alike rave about Alton Brown’s unique blend of science, food and music that he brings to every performance on his “Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science” tour performances. A Peabody Award-winner for his Food Network hit show “Good Eats,” the show was also nominated for a James Beard Foundation award for best television food journalism. Tickets are $30, $50 and $65.

Broadway Boxing
WHEN: October 28, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • DiBella Entertainment presents live boxing at Foxwoods featuring local fighters Myky Williams, Matt Remillard, and more! Tickets are $45, $75 and $125.

Dillon Francis
WHEN: October 31, 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: SHRINE

  • Join DJ heavyweight Dillon Francis for a night of spooky fun on Halloween. Best known for his unique musical collaborations with artists such as Calvin Harris and Kygo, Dillon Francis’ work has also been featured on big screen box office hits like “Neighbors” and “Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse.” Tickets are $40.

About Foxwoods Resort Casino

25 Years Proud: Since 1992, Foxwoods Resort Casino has offered guests The Wonder Of It All as the premier resort destination in the Northeast. As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in seven casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to quick service, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, exclusive retailers and free-to-play online casino games at FoxwoodsONLINE.com. Foxwoods is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and was the first full-service casino built on tribal land, pioneering a nationwide movement that now includes more than 400 gaming properties owned and operated by over 200 tribes across the U.S. For more information on Foxwoods and the property’s 25th anniversary celebrations, visit foxwoods.com.

Contacts

SHIFT Communications
Megan Gaffney, 617-779-1806
foxwoods@shiftcomm.com

Release Summary

FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO ANNOUNCES OCTOBER ENTERTAINMENT LINE UP

Contacts

SHIFT Communications
Megan Gaffney, 617-779-1806
foxwoods@shiftcomm.com