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DEADWOOD, S.D. (05/07/18) – After a monumental return to television in 2018, American Idol announces it's taking the show on the road with the American Idol Live! 2018 tour, spanning three months this summer. The shows will feature this season's talented Top 7 finalists: Cade Foehner, Caleb Lee Hutchinson, Catie Turner, Gabby Barrett, Jurnee, Maddie Poppe and Michael J. Woodard with special guest, Season 8 American Idol winner, Kris Allen. The 40+ city tour will kick off on Wednesday, July 11 in Redding, CA with a stop at Deadwood Mountain Grand on Sunday, September 2nd.
Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jordin Sparks, Chris Daughtry, Phillip Phillips and many more have graduated American Idol to superstardom, as has finalist Jennifer Hudson who has gone on to win not only a Grammy but an Academy Award for her performance in ‘Dreamgirls’.
“We are thrilled to have eight of the most talented people in the country coming to Deadwood Mountain Grand,” said Susan Kightlinger, General Manager at Deadwood Mountain Grand. “The show is such a part of American culture; it will be an honor to have them play our venue.”
Produced by Faculty Productions in conjunction with CORE Media Group, American Idol Live! gives fans the unique opportunity to be up close and personal with this season's Top 7 finalists, including this year's newly crowned Idol, and brings your favorite television competition directly to you in performances you can't miss.
Tickets go on sale for Deadwood Mountain Grand Reward Members at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 10th and to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, May 11th. They will be available at the Deadwood Mountain Grand Box Office – The Company Store – or at ticketmaster.com. Ticket buyers should note that TICKETMASTER is the only official ticket broker for Deadwood Mountain Grand. Beware of third party websites and offers. Both hotel reservations and ticket arrangements may be made by calling 877-907-GRAND.
For more information, visit www.deadwoodmountaingrand.com or call 605-559-1188. To open your free Grand Rewards Center membership and enjoy the benefits of purchasing advance tickets ahead of the general public, bring a photo ID to the Grand Rewards Center counter, located in the Deadwood Mountain Grand Resort Casino.
Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel, a Holiday Inn Resort is the newly restored 1906 Homestake Mining Co. ore processing plant that overlooks Historic Deadwood, which features a 98-room luxury hotel, 210 state-of-the-art casino games, high stakes gaming action, a 2,500 seat entertainment and event center and a multi-level parking garage.