FIREKEEPERS CASINO HOTEL ANNOUNCES POSTPONEMENT OF BIG & RICH AND NEW OCTOBER DATE
(Battle Creek, Mich.) Feb. 3, 2017 - FireKeepers Casino Hotel advises that the Big & Rich concert, set for Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 in the FireKeepers Casino Event Center, has been postponed due to death in the family. The new date for the show is Saturday, Oct.7, 2017.
Ticketholders for the Feb. 3 show seeking to attend the Oct. 7 show are welcome to keep their tickets, as their tickets are still valid and seat locations will remain reserved. If ticket holders are unable to attend the October show, they can receive a refund. Tickets purchased online via Startickets.com or at FireKeepers Casino Box Office with a credit card will be refunded through Startickets.com while tickets purchased in person with cash will be refunded by visiting the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Box Office, located in the hotel lobby. Refunds must be made by Friday, Feb. 17. Ticket purchases for the October date are now available through Star Tickets and the FireKeepers Box Office.
John Rich issued the following statement. “I was very saddened to get the news that Big Kenny's father had passed away. I knew his father well, and he was a truly great, and inspiring man. Unfortunately, we will have to postpone the B&R show in Battle Creek for now to attend funeral services and let Kenny be with his family. I hope the fans understand. Prayers for Kenny and his family as they mourn the loss of Mr. Alphin.”
FireKeepers Casino is your source for great entertainment and upcoming shows include a rockin’ night with Tesla on Feb. 17, a high energy concert by Loverboy on March 3, and the return of Aaron Lewis on March 31. For show times and ticket information, visit FireKeeperscasino.com.
###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 9 first place awards in the Casino Player Magazine Best of Gaming 2015 Native Midwest category, including Best Overall Gaming Resort. FireKeepers was also selected one of the Best Casinos to Work For by Casino Player Magazine. Our 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 Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway, and host of the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship a Symetra Tour-Road to the LPGA golf event.