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Guitar legend Mark Knopfler, former Chicago vocalist Peter Cetera perform at Fallsview Casino

by jmaloni


Mon, Jul 6th 2015 11:25 am
The Avalon Ballroom at Fallsview Casino Resort.
The Avalon Ballroom at Fallsview Casino Resort.

Niagara Fallsview Casino in Ontario has announced its slate of October concerts.

British singer, songwriter and guitarist Mark Knopfler was the distinct voice and lead guitarist of Grammy Award-winning band Dire Straits. Praised by Rolling Stone as one of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time," Knopfler performs his hits at Fallsview Casino for one night only Oct. 14 (8:30 p.m.).

Next, 17-time Grammy-winner Tony Bennett returns to Fallsview Casino to perform songs from his catalogue of momentous singles, such as "I Left My Heart In San Francisco," "Fly Me To The Moon," "Because Of You," "Blue Velvet," "The Shadow Of Your Smile" and "The Good Life." Bennett performs at 8:30 p.m. Oct. 15 and 9 p.m. Oct. 16.

As singer, songwriter and bass player for legendary rock group Chicago, Peter Cetera's repertoire includes "Will You Still Love Me," "You're the Inspiration" and "Hard to Say I'm Sorry," As a solo artist, he has recorded No. 1 hits including the Academy Award-nominated song "The Glory of Love," "The Next Time I Fall," "After All," "No Explanation" and "Restless Heart." He performs at 9 p.m. Oct. 17.

Actor, comedian, writer and TV host Joel McHale is best known for his role on NBC's hit show "Community" and as host of E!'s "The Soup." He'll bring his stand-up to Fallsview Casino at 9 p.m. Oct. 24.

Other October performances include:

  • Legends in Concert (Oct. 2-10, excluding Oct. 7).
  • Dicky Cheung & Linda Chung (Oct. 18-19)
  • Robert Davi: "Davi Sings Sinatra: On the Road to Romance" (Oct. 21-23)
  • "The Original Stars from American Bandstand" Starring Fabian with Special Guests The Chiffons, Chris Montez and Brian Hyland (Oct. 26-30)

Tickets to the October shows will be available starting at noon Friday, July 10, at the Fallsview Casino box office (on any show date) or at all Ticketmaster outlets. Call Ticketmaster at 1-877-833-3110 or visit www.ticketmaster.ca.

For more information, visit http://fallsviewcasinoresort.com/entertainment.

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