Windsor, Ontario (November 1, 2017) – Two iconic 80s rock bands, one incredible night of your favourite hits with Loverboy & Trooper on Thursday, March 8 at 8 pm, together on The Colosseum stage at Caesars Windsor.
For more than 30 years, Loverboy has been delighting audiences around the world with a steady presence on the road since they began in 1978. Their self-titled debut album has sold more than 1 million copies in Canada and more than 4 million in the U.S!
With their trademark red leather pants, bandannas, big rock sound and high-energy live shows, Loverboy has sold more than 15 million albums worldwide. Their string of hits includes, in addition to the anthem “Working for the Weekend,” “Lovin’ Every Minute of It,” “Hot Girls in Love,” “The Kid is Hot Tonite,” and “Turn Me Loose,”
Loverboy received a record six Juno awards in 1982 for their debut album and are the first Canadian group ever to earn Columbia Records’ exclusive Crystal Globe Award.
Joining Loverboy on stage is Juno award-winning band Trooper. With millions of records sold, dozens of hits and ongoing sold-out shows across Canada, Trooper is one of Canada’s top five selling bands of all time also renowned as one of the best live rock shows to see in the country and dubbed ‘Canada’s Greatest Party Band’.
Trooper’s 10 studio albums have earned multiple gold and platinum awards. Their six times Platinum greatest hits, Hot Shots, continues to be one of Universal Music Canada’s best-selling catalog CDs, is one of the biggest selling albums in Canadian music history and is one of the country’s most enduring party soundtracks.
In 2012 Trooper songwriters Ra McGuire and Brian Smith were awarded SOCAN’s prestigious ‘National Achievement Award’ to acknowledge their significant and lasting contribution to Canada’s songwriting legacy. “We’re Here for a Good Time (Not a Long Time)”, “Raise a Little Hell” and “Two For the Show” – are just a few of the band’s iconic hits.
Trooper continues to consistently sell out shows across the country – often performing for three generations of fans – demonstrating that the band and its music remain borderless, timeless, and ageless.
Don’t miss out on seeing Loverboy & Trooper live! Tickets start at $25 Canadian + applicable taxes and will go on sale at noon on Friday, November 10.
Ticket purchases can be made through caesarswindsor.com, ticketmaster.ca or at the Box Office located in the main casino building on the second floor, open Friday, Saturday, Sunday from noon to 8 pm and on additional show days. Show days open until midnight.
Beat the Box Office! Total Rewards® members receive exclusive ticket presale benefits! Show your Total Rewards® card and photo ID at the Box Office on Sunday, November 5 at noon and be the FIRST to buy tickets before the public for Loverboy & Trooper! To learn more, visit the Total Rewards® Centre for all the details.
Upcoming shows: Theresa Caputo (Nov 3), A Night With Janis Joplin (Nov 4), Styx (Nov 12), Mariah Carey (Nov 17), Dustin Lynch (Nov 19), Blue Rodeo (Dec 1), Evanescence (Dec 9), The Tenors (Dec 16), The S’Aints Sleighing Hunger (Dec 22), Sebastian Maniscalco (Jan 12), Dancing with the Stars – ALL AGES (4 pm & 9 pm, Jan 20), Burton Cummings (Jan 26), Tyler Henry (Feb 23), Alice Cooper (Mar 1), Loverboy and Trooper (Mar 8) and Hedley – ALL AGES (Mar 11).
About Caesars Windsor
Caesars Windsor is the largest casino resort in Canada and the first of its kind outside of the U.S. to be branded with this legendary, world-renowned name. Proud recipient of the 2017 Forbes Best Employer Award; the CAA/AAA Four Diamond hotel award for 18 consecutive years, Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence (COE) for seven consecutive years and Hall of Fame member; and is 4-Green Key certified from the world recognized Green Key Eco-Rating program for its outstanding environmental efforts. Winner of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for nine consecutive years for its gourmet steakhouse, Neros. Voted “Best Hotel” for 17 consecutive years by Casino Player Magazine. Since 2011, the Colosseum has been ranked in the Top 25 in Canada for Theatre Venues in Canada by Pollstar®.
PlaySmart 1-888-230-3505 Ontario Problem Gambling HelpLine. All ages welcome in our Augustus Tower and convention complex. Must be 19 years of age or older to attend performance or enter the casino. Caesars Windsor reserves the right to cancel or alter/change a performance without prior notice. Those who have been trespassed from Caesars Windsor and/or self-excluded from any OLG or Caesars property are not eligible to attend Caesars Windsor or related outlets, participate in promotions or redeem offers. The Caesars brand and related trademarks are owned by Caesars License Company, LLC and its affiliated companies. Used with permission.
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