Tickets for all new shows on sale at noon Feb. 21
The air may still be cold, but things are heating up at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino with the announcement of three blockbuster shows.
The Seneca Niagara Event Center will welcome Motown legends The Temptations and The Four Tops at 8 p.m. Friday, May 8; “Seneca Fight Night” presents All Star Boxing at 7 p.m. Friday, May 22; Sammy Hagar & The Circle, Whitesnake and Night Ranger arrive for an outdoor concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 25. Tickets go on sale at noon Friday, Feb. 21.
The Temptations and The Four Tops are two of the most celebrated vocal groups in American music. Together, they helped to define the Motown sound of the 1960s and 1970s. The Temptations delivered hits including “My Girl,” “Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me),” “Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone” and “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg,” while The Four Tops left their mark on the all-time music charts with hits “I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch),” “It’s the Same Old Song,” “Baby I Need Your Loving” and “Reach Out I’ll Be There.” Both groups were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, have received the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, and were included in Rolling Stone magazine’s list of 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. Tickets start at $45.
“Seneca Fight Night” brings the excitement and power of professional boxing back to Niagara Falls. Some of the top talent in the sport will face off throughout an evening of nationally televised toe-to-toe battles. This anticipated event is a part of the Boxeo Telemundo series and promises to deliver a knockout of a night with a mix of established veterans and up-and-coming talent. Tickets start at $35.
Sammy Hagar & The Circle have taken the rock world by storm since forming in 2014. Featuring the all-star line-up of Hagar, bassist Michael Anthony, drummer Jason Bonham and guitarist Vic Johnson, the group is known for exciting live performances. Shows feature original songs and hits from their respective careers as solo artists and with groups Montrose, Van Halen, Sammy Hagar and The Waboritas, and Led Zeppelin.
Whitesnake has been rocking worldwide audiences since 1978. The band exploded to superstardom with the release of its eponymous 1987 album, fueled by hit songs “Here I Go Again,” “Is This Love” and “Still Of The Night.”
Joining them will be Night Ranger, who had a string of Platinum albums in the early 1980s, punctuated by the hit singles “Sister Christian,” “When You Close Your Eyes” and “Sentimental Street.”
Tickets start at $45.
Bear’s Den Showroom to Welcome Candlebox, Motown Extreme, Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals, Belinda Carlisle
The Bear’s Den Showroom inside Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino is planning a remarkable May, with Candlebox at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 9; Motown Extreme at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday May 15-16; Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 23; and Belinda Carlisle at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 29-30.
Tickets also go on sale at noon this Friday.
Candlebox was formed in Seattle in 1990 and found immediate success with their self-titled debut album in 1993. The band’s biggest hits include “You,” “Far Behind,” “Change” and “Cover Me.” Candlebox has released six studio albums to date, and the band is currently working on plans for a seventh album. Tickets start at $55.
Motown Extreme is a one-of-a-kind revue show that captures the sounds, sights and magic of some of the greatest music ever recorded. The high-energy performance includes songs from such legends as The Jackson 5, Martha Reeves, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder and Diana Ross & The Supremes. Tickets start at $45.
Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals have spent more than half a century performing, recording and entertaining fans around the world. Starting with The Rascals’ first mega-hit, “Good Lovin,’ ” the group blazed a trail straight to superstardom and a seemingly permanent place near the top of the charts. Other hits from across Cavaliere’s career include “I’ve Been Lonely Too Long,” “Groovin,’ ” “How Can I Be Sure,” “A Beautiful Morning” and “People Got to Be Free.” Enjoy the songs that helped propel Felix Cavaliere into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Songwriter Hall of Fame, Vocal Group Hall of Fame, and the Grammy Hall of Fame. Tickets start at $55.
Belinda Carlisle has achieved worldwide fame and success as one of the leading female artists of all time. She was the lead singer of the Go-Go’s, one of the most successful all-female bands ever, and the first to score a No. 1 album while writing original songs and playing instruments. The band’s era-defining hits include “We Got the Beat,” “Our Lips Are Sealed” and “Vacation.” After leaving the Go-Go’s, Carlisle launched a successful solo career with such hit singles as “Heaven Is a Place on Earth,” “Mad About You” and “I Get Weak.” In addition to her music career, Carlisle published a successful autobiography, “Lips Unsealed,” which was a New York Times Best Seller in 2010. Tickets start at $65.
Tickets for Seneca Niagara/Bear’s Den shows can be purchased at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino and Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino with no service charge, or visit www.Ticketmaster.com.
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