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DEADWOOD, S.D. (11/11/19) Deadwood Mountain Grand is pleased to announce that comedian, Larry the Cable Guy will bring his ‘Remain Seated Tour’ to the Deadwood Mountain Grand Event Center on Friday, April 17th.
Larry the Cable Guy is a multiplatinum recording artist, Grammy nominee, Billboard award winner and one of the top comedians in the country. He has his own line of merchandise and continues to tour across the United States. Larry has created The Git-R-Done Foundation, which was named after Larry’s signature catchphrase, and has donated more than 7 million dollars to various charities.
He has a comedy special with Jeff Foxworthy, which is currently available on Netflix. In addition, Larry launched his own comedy channel “Jeff and Larry’s Comedy Roundup” on SIRIUSXM. The channel is a partnership with SIRIUSXM and Jeff Foxworthy. It showcases the best in great American comedy. You’ll hear hilarious material from this dynamic duo as well as comedy from some of their personal favorite comedians.
Larry starred in the movie ‘Jingle all the Way 2’ (2014) for FOX Home Entertainment. Other recent film credits include ‘A Madea Christmas’ (2013), ‘Tooth Fairy 2’ (2012), ‘Witless Protection’ (2008), ‘Delta Farce’ (2007) and his first feature ‘Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector’ (2006). When ‘Health Inspector’ was released on DVD in August, 2006 it sold more than 1 million copies in the first week of release. Larry is also the voice of the beloved Mater in the Golden Globe winning animated feature film ‘Cars’ (2006) and ‘Cars 2’ (2011) from Disney/Pixar. Both movies opened number one at the box office and combined have grossed more than 1 billion dollars worldwide. Larry returned as the voice of Mater for ‘Cars 3’ (2017).
Larry’s road to stardom also included the ‘Blue Collar Comedy Tour’, which grossed more than 15 million dollars. The tour’s success led to ‘Blue Collar Comedy Tour, The Movie’, which premiered on Comedy Central in November of 2003 and at the time, was the highest rated movie in the channel’s history. The DVD has sold more than 4 million units. The sequel ‘Blue Collar Comedy Tour Rides Again’, has sold more than 3 million units.
In March of 2006, the Blue Collar boys reunited to shoot ‘Blue Collar Comedy Tour, One For The Road’ in Washington, DC at the Warner Theater. The movie had its world premiere on Comedy Central June 4, 2006, again receiving some of the highest ratings for the network. The soundtrack was nominated for a 2006 Grammy award. Larry has won Billboard’s 2005 ‘Comedy Artist of the Year’ and ‘Comedy Album of the Year’ and he received the Billboard ‘Top Comedy Tour Award’ in 2006. He is a bestselling author and was named to Forbes Celebrity 100 list in 2006, 2007, 2011 and 2012. This lists the hottest and most successful people in the entertainment industry.
Tickets for Larry the Cable Guy go on sale for Deadwood Mountain Grand Rewards Center members at 10 a.m. Tuesday, November 12th and to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, November 15th. They are available at the Deadwood Mountain Grand Box Office – Spotlight – Coffee & Gifts - or at ticketmaster.com. Both hotel reservations and ticket arrangements may be made by calling 877-907-GRAND. For more information, visit www.deadwoodmountaingrand.com or call 605.559.0386.
Beware of third party ticket brokers. The only official ticket outlets are Ticketmaster and the Deadwood Mountain Grand Box Office.
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 Casino.
Deadwood Mountain Grand Hotel, a Holiday Inn Resort, in the newly restored 1906 Homestake Mining Co. ore processing plant that overlooks Historic Deadwood, has a 98-room luxury hotel, 210 state-of-the-art casino games, high stakes gaming action, a 2,500-seat entertainment-and-event center, two restaurants and a multi-level parking garage.