JOHN FOGERTY DELIVERS “MY 50 YEAR TRIP” OF HIT MUSIC SEPTEMBER 21 IN THE EVENT CENTER AT FIREKEEPERS CASINO HOTEL
(Battle Creek, MI) April 8, 2019 – Celebrating “My 50 Year Trip” with an amazing array of hit music, John Fogerty will take you on a tour of memorable music when he and his band perform in the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Event Center on Saturday, Sept. 21. Showtime is 9 p.m. and tickets go on sale Monday, April 15 at 10 a.m. Tickets are available through the FireKeeperscasino.com website or in person at the FireKeepers Casino Box Office.
“This show is a tour through volumes of great music from the past fifty years. Presenting John Fogerty is a significant show as we celebrate our tenth Anniversary,” stated Jim Wise, Vice President of Marketing at FireKeepers. “John’s band is excellent and his music hits your heart and tells interesting stories of the world at that time.”
An American musician and singer-songwriter, Fogerty is a rock icon. As the lead singer and lead guitarist of Creedence Clearwater Revival, Fogerty's prolific songwriting helped pen some of the most memorable songs in rock and roll, including "Proud Mary,” "Bad Moon Rising" and "Fortunate Son." His solo career skyrocketed in the 1980s with his chart topping single “Centerfield.” This GRAMMY Award winner has written hit songs including, “Change in the Weather” and “Rock and Roll Girls,” among many others. Fogerty was featured on Rolling Stone Magazine’s List of top 100 Greatest Guitarists and Top 100 Singers of all time. He has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Songwriters Hall of Fame and Baseball Hall of Fame. In 1966, Fogerty was drafted and is a proud Vietnam-era veteran of the Army Reserve.
FireKeepers Casino Hotel, located just off Interstate 94 at Exit 104 in Battle Creek, MI, has been named Best Casino by audiences in Western Michigan and Northern Indiana, plus earned multiple awards in the Casino Player Magazine Best of Gaming 2018 Native Midwest category, including Best Overall Gaming Resort. FireKeepers was also selected one of the Best Casinos to Work For by Casino Player Magazine. FireKeepers signature restaurant, Nibi, is a multiple recipient of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence. The property features 2,900 slot machines, 70 table games, a live poker room and bingo room. FireKeepers offers a AAA-rated Four Diamond resort-style hotel with 243 rooms, a functional multi-purpose event center, six distinctive dining destinations, and multiple lounges. FireKeepers is the title sponsor of the FireKeepers Casino 400, a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway, and host of the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship a Symetra Tour-Road to the LPGA golf event. For more information visit www.firekeeperscasino.com.
FireKeepers Casino Hotel is owned and operated by the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi.