DURANT, Okla., Dec. 2, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, is welcoming Captain Sig and Edgar Hansen from the Deadliest Catch on Friday, Dec. 6 from 7-10 p.m. at Gilley’s. The event is free to the public.
Deadliest Catch is a reality television series on the Discovery Channel that portrays the real life events aboard fishing vessels in the Bering Sea during the Alaskan king crab and queen crab fishing seasons, one of the most dangerous jobs in the world. Captain Sig Hansen along with his two brothers, Edgar and Norman Hansen, man The Northwestern, one of the featured vessels on the show.
“We know our guests love to meet their favorite television stars, and we’re excited to give them that opportunity here at Choctaw Casino Resort,” said Teresa Drew, assistant corporate director of marketing at Choctaw Casino Resort. "We look forward to welcoming Sig and Edgar Hansen from Deadliest Catch, some of the most popular faces of reality TV.”
Gilley’s at Choctaw Casino Resort is an 8,900-square-foot space designed with the ultimate goal of recreating the original classic Texas Gilley’s experience – a rare combination or restaurant, bar and live music venue that combines a distinctly southern atmosphere with just the right amount of flavor, entertainment and Western tradition.