Come Alive with Here Come The Mummies at Seminole Casino Immokalee 10/12/13

Come Alive with Here Come The Mummies at Seminole Casino Immokalee
Saturday, 10/12/2013 – 10/12/2013 08:00 pm – 10:00 pm
(Justin Torner/Freelance)Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1 Street,
Immokalee, Florida 34142
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Cost: $30 in advance and $35 the day of the show

“Come Alive” with Here Come The Mummies at Seminole Casino Immokalee on Saturday, October 12 at 8 p.m. The band’s music has never been more alive, so get ready to rock like an Egyptian! Tickets are on sale on Monday, August 12.

While there are plenty of funk bands alive and kicking, there’s only one that’s made up entirely of Egyptian mummies, that being Nashville, Tennessee’s Here Come the Mummies. Careful to keep their identities under wraps, the band performs their funk/R&B jams completely wrapped up while using aliases like Eddie Mummy, Java, K.W. Tut, Mummy Cass, Spaz, The Pole, Midnight, Mummy Rah and The Flu.

General admission tickets are $30 in advance and $35 the day of the show. Must be 21 years of age or older. To purchase tickets, call 1 (800) 218-0007 or visit the Cashier.

Party in Paradise at Jimmy Buffett-Themed Summer Bash 8/10/13

Party in Paradise at Jimmy Buffett-Themed Summer Bash
Sunday, 08/10/2013 – 02:00 pm – 06:00 pm
Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1 Srteet,
Immokalee, Florida 34142
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Cost: Free

Seminole Casino Immokalee will be transformed into Margaritaville! So break out your Hawaiian print shirts and put on your flip-flops for their Jimmy Buffett-themed “Party in Paradise.” Admission is free, plus there’ll be a free margarita to welcome all who attend (21 and over only, please).

By popular demand, Seminole Casino Immokalee is bringing back the Orlando-based Jimmy Buffett tribute band, The Caribbean Chillers, for the fourth year in a row. Complete with steel drums and a three-piece horn section, this group is known for recreating the look, sound and energy of a Jimmy Buffett and Coral Reefer Band concert.

Free roundtrip bus transportation to the “Party in Paradise” will be provided by Seminole Casino Immokalee for qualifying Parrot Head Clubs. For more information please contact the Group Sales Department at [email protected]

Seminole Casino Immokalee is approximately a 90-minute drive from Miami and Fort Lauderdale. For directions or other information call toll-free (800) 218-0007.

Photographs by Anthony Jordon of the Seminole Casino Immokalee’s 2nd Annual Balloons Over Paradise on 4/20/13

Photographs taken by Anthony Jordon from the Seminole Casino Immokalee’s 2nd Annual Balloons Over Paradise on Saturday, April 20, 2013.

Photographs taken by Anthony Jordon to see more of his work go to his flickr page or his facebook page.

Seminole Casino Immokalee Presents 2nd Annual Balloons Over Paradise Festival 4/20/13

Seminole Casino Immokalee Presents 2nd Annual Balloons Over Paradise Festival
Saturday, 04/20/2013, 05:30 am – 08:00 pm
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1195 State Road 29,
Immokalee, Florida 34142
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This colorful celebration will feature more than 50 custom hot air balloons and plenty of fun for the whole family including tethered balloon rides, live music by award-winning performers, food vendors, an art showcase, children’s activities, carnival games, acrobatic kite demonstrations, a classic car show, demonstrations by agility dogs and more. Admission is free to the all-ages festival.

The vivid multi-hued balloons will kick off each morning with an illuminated light show to orchestral music. Festival-goers can stroll among the balloons as they inflate for a mass ascension into the sky. Specialty balloons include Sugar Bear, Ella “phant” and a flying globe.

Headlining this year’s festival on Saturday, April 20, is rocker Eddie Money who will perform his greatest hits including “Baby Hold On,” “Shakin’,” “Think I’m in Love” “Take Me Home Tonight,” “I Wanna Go Back,” “Walk on Water” and “Peace in Our Time.” On Sunday, April 21, solid gold pop-rockers The Buckinghams will perform. Backing Dennis Tufano’s buoyant lead vocals with prominent harmonies and punchy soul-styled brass, the group’s “Kind of Drag” became a million-selling pop chart-topper. Other hits include “Don’t You Care,” “Hey Baby (They’re Playing Our Song),” the pseudo-psychedelic “Susan,” and the Cannonball Adderley jazz standard “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy.” Following will be The Grass Roots belting out their major hits, most notably “Let’s Live for Today,” “Midnight Confessions,” “Temptation Eyes,” and “Two Divided by Love.” Children can join in on the fun with storytelling, bounce houses and a climbing wall. Food vendors will be on-hand with Amish donuts, kettle corn, crepes and great grilled hamburgers, hot dogs and sausage. Attendees will also enjoy funnel cakes, cotton candy and other treats. Parking is free. Pets and coolers are not permitted.

2nd Annual Balloons Over Paradise Festival 4/20/13

2nd Annual Balloons Over Paradise Festival
Saturday, 04/20/2013, 05:30 am – 08:00 pm
inflated-balloons-and-crowdSeminole Tribe Youth Ranch Immokalee
1195 SR 29,
Immokalee, Florida 34142
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This colorful celebration presented by Seminole Casino Immokalee will feature more than 50 custom hot air balloons and plenty of fun for the whole family including tethered balloon rides, live music by award-winning performers, food vendors, an art showcase, children’s activities, carnival games, acrobatic kite demonstrations, a classic car show, demonstrations by agility dogs and more. Admission is free to the all-ages festival.

The vivid multi-hued balloons will kick off each morning with an illuminated light show to orchestral music. Festival-goers can stroll among the balloons as they inflate for a mass ascension into the sky. Specialty balloons include Sugar Bear, Ella “phant” and a flying globe.

Headlining this year’s festival on Saturday, April 20, is rocker Eddie Money who will perform his greatest hits including “Baby Hold On,” “Shakin’,” “Think I’m in Love” “Take Me Home Tonight,” “I Wanna Go Back,” “Walk on Water” and “Peace in Our Time.” On Sunday, April 21, solid gold pop-rockers The Buckinghams will perform. Backing Dennis Tufano’s buoyant lead vocals with prominent harmonies and punchy soul-styled brass, the group’s “Kind of Drag” became a million-selling pop chart-topper. Other hits include “Don’t You Care,” “Hey Baby (They’re Playing Our Song),” the pseudo-psychedelic “Susan,” and the Cannonball Adderley jazz standard “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy.” Following will be The Grass Roots belting out their major hits, most notably “Let’s Live for Today,” “Midnight Confessions,” “Temptation Eyes,” and “Two Divided by Love.” Children can join in on the fun with storytelling, bounce houses and a climbing wall. Food vendors will be on-hand with Amish donuts, kettle corn, crepes and great grilled hamburgers, hot dogs and sausage. Attendees will also enjoy funnel cakes, cotton candy and other treats. Parking is free. Pets and coolers are not permitted.

Carnival in the Sky 1/26/13

Carnival in the Sky
Saturday, 01/26/2013, 08:30 pm – 09:00 pm
carnivalSkySeminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1 Street,
Immokalee, Florida 34142
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All are invited to see the biggest fireworks show in Florida light up the skies of paradise. This is a 20-minute show. All ages. Bring your own chair.

New Year’s Eve Casablanca Nights 12/31/12

New Year’s Eve Casablanca Nights
Sunday, 12/31/2012, 03:00 pm – 02:00 am
Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1 Street,
Immokalee, Florida 34142
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Chances are if you are planning your own New Year’s Eve party, you won’t be able to offer your guests $35,000 in giveaways or live entertainment until 4 a.m. So, save yourself the trouble and come let the good times roll at Seminole Casino Immokalee’s Casablanca Nights style New Year’s Eve celebration.

Come party with us as we ring in the New Year with hourly drawings for the chance to win $2,013 from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. and live music at the Zig Zag Lounge throughout the day. At 1 a.m. and 2 a.m., there will be $10,000 drawings. Everyone in the casino gets free drinks from 11:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. As we countdown to 2013, Seminole Casino Immokalee will transform into the area’s largest NYE party with a countdown in Times Square, party favors, special menus and a midnight breakfast.

Pigs in Paradise BBQ Festival with performance by Charlie Daniels 11/18/12

Pigs in Paradise BBQ Festival with performance by Charlie Daniels
Sunday, 11/18/2012, 11:00 am – 06:00 pm
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506 South 1 Street,
Immokalee, Florida 34142
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Six nationally renowned ribbers will cook up the best in ribs, pulled pork and beef brisket, in hopes of winning the championship title at Seminole Casino Immokalee’s 2nd annual “Pigs in Paradise” National Championship BBQ Festival on Friday, Nov.16 through Sunday, Nov.18. Gates open at 3 p.m. on Nov.16 and at 11 a.m. on Nov.17-18. Local celebrity judges and barbecue enthusiasts will determine who gets crowned in this invitational cook-off. In addition to mouthwatering treats, festival-goers will enjoy live performances by Charlie Daniels and Joe Nichols, a classic car show, pig races, motorcycle rally, an art show and much more. Country music legend and Grammy award-winning fiddler extraordinaire Charlie Daniels will take the stage at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 18. Admission is free. All ages.

Party in Paradise at Jimmy-Buffet Themed Summer Bash at Seminole Casino Immokalee 8/11/12

Party in Paradise at Jimmy-Buffet Themed Summer Bash at Seminole Casino Immokalee
Saturday, August 11, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m
Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1st Street
Immokalee, FL 34142
seminoleimmokaleecasino.com

It’s that time again! Seminole Casino Immokalee will be transformed into Margaritaville on Saturday, August 11 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. So break out your Hawaiian print shirts and put on your flip-flops for their Jimmy Buffett-themed “Party in Paradise.” Admission is free, plus there’ll be a free margarita to welcome all who attend (21 and over only, please).

By popular demand, Seminole Casino Immokalee is bringing back the Orlando-based Jimmy Buffett tribute band, The Caribbean Chillers, for the third year in a row. Complete with steel drums and a three-piece horn section, this group is known for recreating the look, sound and energy of a Jimmy Buffett and Coral Reefer Band concert.

Free round-trip bus transportation to the “Party in Paradise” will be provided by Seminole Casino Immokalee for qualifying Parrot Head Clubs. For more information please contact the Group Sales Department at [email protected]

Meet and Greet with 96K-Rock’s Bubba The Love Sponge, Zito and Garrett and Stan and Haney at Seminole Casino Immokalee 6/29/12

Meet and Greet with 96K-Rock’s Bubba The Love Sponge, Zito & Garrett and Stan & Haney at Seminole Casino Immokalee
Friday, June 29 , VIP event: 7:30 p.m. – 8 p.m./ Free event, open to the public: 8 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Event Pavilion at the Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1 Street
Immokalee, FL 34142

www.seminoleimmokaleecasino.com

Seminole Casino Immokalee will host a meet and greet event with 96K-Rock on-air personalities Bubba The Love Sponge, Zito & Garrett and Stan & Haney. This event will feature a private VIP event from 7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. with a photo opportunity and autograph session with each DJ. The event also features complimentary appetizers, a free 96K-Rock T-shirt and a $25 food and beverage voucher for use inside the casino. There will also be a cash bar. Tickets can be purchased at www.96krock.com for $50.

The private event will be followed by a free meet and greet event open to the public from 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with a cash bar only.

Must be 21 or older to attend either event.

Elvis Fest 5 at Seminole Casino Immokalee 6/22-24/12

Rock Out at Elvis Fest 5 at Seminole Casino Immokalee
June 22 – 8pm, June 23 -11am-8pm, June 24 – 2pm-8pm
Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1 Street
Immokalee, FL 34142
www.elvisfest5.com

Admission to all Elvis Fest 5 events (excluding Dwight Icenhower concert) is free for Seminole Player’s Club members. Anyone who’s 21 or older can join; it’s fast, free and easy.

Dwight Icenhower concert tickets are $15. They are available at the Casino Cage or by calling 1-800-218-0007.

Seminole Casino Immokalee invites Elvis Presley enthusiasts to its Elvis Fest 5. The best Elvis tribute artists from all over the United States will celebrate and compete to become King. Event-goers will also enjoy musical performances by The Great Pretenders and Todd Martin, winner of Elvis Fest 4.

Seminole Casino Immokalee restaurants will serve up delicious Elvis-inspired treats including a colossal peanut butter and banana cupcake candied with bacon sprinkles ($5, available at the 1st Street Deli), a peanut butter, banana and bacon sandwich ($8, at the EE-TO-LEET-KE Grill), and a quarter-pound, foot-long hot dog loaded with chili, bacon, onions and cheese ($4, at Lucky Gator Café).

The big weekend kicks off with a concert by award-winning and nationally acclaimed Elvis tribute artist Dwight Icenhower on Friday, June 22, at 8 p.m.

All events will take place inside the casino’s Event Pavilion. For the full schedule of events and hotel offers, visit www.elvisfest5.com.

Friday, June 22
Dwight Icenhower concert – 8 p.m.

Saturday, June 23
Elvis Tribute Artists’ Contest qualifying round – 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Todd Martin performs – 5:30 p.m.
The Great Pretenders concert – 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, June 24
Elvis Tribute Artists’ Finals 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
The Great Pretenders concert – 6:30 p.m.
Elvis Fest 5 winners announced – 8 p.m.

George Clinton and the Parliament Funkadelic at Fantasy of Funk Festival at Seminole Casino Immokalee 7/21/12

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers George Clinton and the Parliament Funkadelic Headline Fantasy of Funk Outdoor Festival at Seminole Casino Immokalee
Saturday, July 21, starts at 1 p.m.
Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1st Street
Immokalee, Florida 34142
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Put on your favorite bell bottoms and platforms and head on over to Seminole Casino Immokalee’s “Fantasy of Funk” festival on Saturday, July 21. The outdoor event features performances by George Clinton and the Parliament Funkadelic, Nouveaux Honkies, Bonerama and Glen David Andrews Band. Gourmet food trucks will also be serving up delectable treats throughout the festival.

To kick off the day of funk, Seminole Casino Immokalee will host a free party at its Zig Zag Lounge on Friday, July 20, at 7 p.m. Party-goers with the funkiest outfits will be rewarded with great prizes. They’ll also groove to live tunes from blues and R&B group Nouveaux Honkies.

The “Fantasy of Funk” festival begins at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, just outside of the casino. More than 10 food trucks from across the state will be on hand.

The Nouveaux Honkies will once again take the stage with a special funk only set. Next, New Orleans brass funk rock band Bonerama will play funk and jazz-flavored numbers. The band was formed by trombonists Mark Mullins and Craig Klein, both of whom had been members of Harry Connick Jr.’s big band from 1990 to 2006. Bonerama has been recognized as the “Best Rock Band” by the Big Easy Awards in 2007 and 2010.

Glen David Andrews and his high-powered ensemble will also bring New Orleans funk to Immokalee. The gospel/R&B singer and trombonist veers from traditional jazz to gospel, rock, blues and funk, all in the same show. He was inducted into the Louisiana Hall of Fame in 2010.

At sundown, George Clinton and the Parliament Funkadelic will top off the music festival with an electrifying performance of generation-spanning jams. The band is credited with being one of the most prominent innovators of funk. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997. They are also among Rolling Stone Magazine’s list of “100 Greatest Artists of All Time” (2002), SPIN Magazine’s “50 Greatest Bands of All Time” (2010), and VH1’s list of “The Greatest Artists of All Time” (2010). They have more than 40 R&B hit singles and three platinum albums.

Festival tickets are $25 in advance and are available at http://www.seminolecasinoevents.com/box5.php, the Casino Cage or by calling 1-800-218-0007. Tickets can be purchased at the gate for $30. Player’s Club members will receive a discount and should visit the Player’s Club for more details.

No coolers and no pets. Bring your own chairs. Rain or shine.

Price Is Right Live at Seminole Casino Immokalee 5/29/12 – 6/18/12

Price Is Right Live at Seminole Casino Immokalee
Now-Monday, June 18, Mondays – 2pm, Fridays – 8 pm, Saturdays – 8 pm, Sundays – 2pm & 7pm
Seminole Casino Immokalee
506 South 1 Street
Immokalee, FL 34142
www.seminoleimmokaleecasino.com

Fans can “come on down” to The Price Is Right Live™ in The Pavilion at Seminole Casino Immokalee now through Monday, June 18. They’ll get a chance to win cash, prizes and those fabulous showcases. The acclaimed live version of America’s favorite and longest-running TV game show is hosted by TV personality Todd Newton.

Through Monday, June 18, matinees will be held on Sundays and Mondays at 2 p.m., with 8 p.m. shows on Fridays and Saturdays, and 7 p.m. shows on Sundays. Must be 21 or older to attend. General admission tickets can be purchased for $25 at the Casino Cage or by calling 1-800-218-0007.

The traveling show by FremantleMedia, which also produces “The Price Is Right,” “The X Factor” and other TV shows, features classic fan-favorite games including Plinko, Cliff Hangers, The Big Wheel and Showcase Showdown. Since 2004, one million fans have seen The Price Is Right Live, during which time more than $10 million in cash and prizes have been given away. The show recently completed two successful runs at The Palace Theater at Bally’s Atlantic City.

The Pavilion is a 700-seat entertainment venue that opened in February 2009 as part of the casino’s $22 million expansion. Numerous concerts have already been held in it, including Blood Sweat & Tears and David Allen Coe.

The Price Is Right Live host, Todd Newton, is well-known to television audiences for his work as host on E! Entertainment Television. For nearly a decade, he provided an all-access pass to red carpet events, movie premieres, behind-the-scenes of TV shows and celebrity interviews. Newton has hosted “Hollywood Showdown,” “Whammy!: The All-New Press Your Luck,” “Gameshow Marathon” and “Instant Millionaire” and is currently the host of “Family Game Night” on The Hub, for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host. Todd Newton has won over fans everywhere with his exuberant personality and high-quality showmanship as host of The Price is Right Live.