Peshawbestown, MI (PressExposure) October 12, 2009 -- With heart-pumping nightclubs, stylish casinos, and a 1,000-seat showroom, Leelanau Sands Casino and Turtle Creek Casino are ideal getaways for those looking for vibrant and exciting entertainment. Featuring nationally recognized performers, such a Big & Rich, Skid Row, Warrant and the Bihlman Bros., these destinations bring best-in-the-Midwest entertainment to the scenic and tranquil Northwoods of Michigan near Traverse City.
Stylish and comfortable, Leelanau Sandsâ Elements Lounge, serves as the entertainment hub, housing pool tables, large screen televisions, live entertainment, dance floor, bar specials, Happy Hour, table machines, virtual blackjack, craps, roulette and bar-top games.
Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel also serves as a comprehensive destination, welcoming guests with a 54,000-square foot interactive gaming floor, 1,300 slots, 40 table games, poker room, Playerâs Club, VIP parking, three mouth-watering restaurants, six bars, thrilling entertainment at Level 3 Lounge which features live music on the outdoor patio, 137 elegant guestrooms and suites, gift shop and fitness center. For more information visit http://www.turtlecreekcasino.com.
Upcoming events at Leelanau Sands and Turtle Creek Casino include:
POLKA PARTY Saturday, October 17 â Leelanau Sands Casino 1:00 p.m. â 3:00 p.m. - 45th Parallel 3:15 p.m. â 5:15 p.m. - Ray Watkoski Family Road 5:30 p.m. â 7:30 p.m. - Frank Moravcik Band
COMEDY SERIES LIVE As seen on The Tonight Show, Comedy Central and HBO, comedians perform live, every Wednesday from 8:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. at the Leelanau Sands Elements Lounge and every Thursday from 9:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. at Turtle Creek Casinoâs Level 3 Lounge.
BLUES SERIES LIVE Experience the soulful sounds of various blues artists, performing live at the Elements Lounge the second Saturday of every month from 9:30 p.m. - 1:30 a.m. and the fourth Saturday of every month from 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. at Turtle Creek Casinoâs Level 3 Lounge.
Tickets for upcoming concerts are available at the Leelanau Sands Showroom, the Leelanau Sands and Turtle Creek Casino Players Club booths, Michigan Meijer stores, online through http://www.starticketsplus.com or by calling Star Tickets PLUS at 1-800-585-3737.
Needing overnight accommodations while visiting Leelanau Sands? Book a stay at The Lodge, The Chalet or Cedar View cottage. All Leelanau Sands lodging is conveniently located on the eastern shores of the Leelanau Peninsula. Nearby attractions abound in the heart of Michigan wine country, including the Leelanau Peninsula wine trail, a tour of over a dozen wineries all within a beautiful 30-minute drive. Or take a scenic drive to the nearby Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, where you will find miles of sand beaches and endless views over Lake Michigan. For rate information and reservations, please call 800.930.3008 or 231.534.8280.
About Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos is the Economic Development Corporation of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, which owns and operates Leelanau Sands Casino & Lodge in Peshawbestown and Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel in Williamsburg.
The Grand Traverse Band has been in the casino gaming business since 1984, and owns and operates other economic development ventures including the 900-acre Grand Traverse Resort & Spa, four miles west of Turtle Creek Casino. In addition, the Tribe also owns and operates a conference center, and a convenience store.
For more information about Grand Traverse Resort & Casinos, visit http://www.casino2win.com.
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