DURANT, Okla., Nov. 14, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA
Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, welcomes R&B legend
Smokey Robinson for a concert on Friday, Nov. 22 at 8 p.m. at the Choctaw
Tickets for the concert are on sale now. Ticket prices start at $35 and can
be purchased online at www.ChoctawCasinos.com/Durant.aspx
by visiting the box office located inside Choctaw Casino Resort.
Once pronounced by Bob Dylan as America’s “greatest living poet,” acclaimed
singer-songwriter Robinson’s career spans over four decades of hits.
Robinson has received numerous awards including the Grammy Living Legend
Award, NARAS Lifetime Achievement Award, Honorary Doctorate, Kennedy Centers
Honors, National Medal of Arts Award from the President of the United
States, and has been inducted into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame and the
Songwriters’ Hall of Fame.
“We’re excited to welcome one of the most beloved icons in our musical
heritage to Choctaw Casino Resort,” said Arlene Alleman, corporate director
of marketing at Choctaw Casino Resort. “We know our guests expect the very
best in entertainment when they visit us, and that’s what Robinson will
The Choctaw Event Center is a 60,000 square foot venue that seats 5,500 and
hosts nationally renowned performers with state-of-the-art video and sound
equipment. The Choctaw Event Center has welcomed a number of celebrated
performers including Reba, Blake Shelton, Merle Haggard, Charley Pride,
George Jones, John Rich, Little Big Town, Zac Brown Band and ZZ Top.
About Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla.
The AAA Four Diamond Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Oklahoma, includes 330
hotel rooms, a natatorium, fitness center, business center, full-service spa
and three retail outlets. In addition, there are five restaurants, a
175-seat amphitheater, and 110,000 square feet of gaming space, including
over 3,500 slot machines, 30 poker tables and 48 table games. For more
information, visit www.ChoctawCasinos.com/Durant.aspx
follow us on Twitter at @ChoctawResort.