Big & Rich and more coming to Hollywood Casino
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. — Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races will kick off the weekend before New Year’s with country music party starters Big & Rich at 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28.
Since their triple-Platinum debut album “Horse of a Different Color,” Big Kenny and John Rich have kept the faith, ramped up their groove, taken the occasional break for solo projects and come back with both guitars blazing. Their hits include “Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy),” “Holy Water,” “8th of November,” and “Lost in this Moment.”
Tickets cost $75 to $105.
On Saturday, Dec. 29, The Highwaymen Live take the stage. Michael Moore as Willie Nelson, Phillip Bauer as Johnny Cash and August Manley as Waylon Jennings, pay tribute to the 1980s supergroup the Highwaymen, which also featured Kris Kristofferson.
Between 1985 and 1995, the group recorded three albums as The Highwaymen, with hits including “Highwayman,” “Silver Stallion,” and “Desperados Waiting for a Train.”
Tickets cost $30 to $50.
Also on Saturday, Dec. 29 from 8-11pm, is the $75,000 F-150 Truck Giveaway when you can win your share of $75,000 in cash and prizes including up to $1,000 in Free SlotPlay, up to $1,000 cash or the grand prize of an F-150 Truck or $40,000 cash!
The casino’s main event to usher in 2019 is the New Year’s Eve Dance, Dance, Dance Party from 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31, with Art Sherrod Jr. Tickets cost $25 and includes two drinks.
The casino will also host a free countdown to 2019 with live music, party favors and a midnight celebration.
For tickets to any of these events, go to www.ticketmaster.com. For more information about the shows or events, go to www.hollywoodcasinocharlestown.com.