Special EFX All Stars and Arrested Development Come to Access Showroom in February

LAS VEGASAliante Casino + Hotel + Spa is bringing highly-acclaimed entertainment to Access Showroom in February, featuring jazz fusion group Special EFX All Stars and Grammy Award-winning hip-hop group Arrested Development. February entertainment will also include free live performances at Aliante’s fine dining destination, MRKT Sea & Land throughout the month.

For a full lineup of entertainment acts at Boyd Gaming citywide properties, visit: www.boydgaming.com/headliner-event-calendar.  

Access Showroom

Special EFX All Stars

Sunday, February 16

Formed in 1982, the contemporary jazz supergroup Special EFX All Stars has been recording and performing hits for more than 35 years. The band is made up of some of the most accomplished and daring musicians in contemporary jazz, including the acclaimed guitarist and composer Chieli Minucci, celebrated vocalist Elliott Yamin, world-famous saxophonist Nelson Rangell, violinist virtuoso Karen Briggs, renowned bassist Gerald Veasley, rising keyboardist Lao Tizer and drummer extraordinaire Gene Coye.

Most recently, Special EFX All Stars released their award-winning record “Deep as the Night” in 2017, bringing audiences their melodic and refreshing jazz sounds.

Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets start at $25 plus taxes and convenience fees, and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at www.aliantegaming.com or www.ticketmaster.com; or in-person at Boyd Gaming box offices located inside Aliante, Cannery, Eastside Cannery, Gold Coast, The Orleans, Sam’s Town, and Suncoast.

Arrested Development

Saturday, February 29

Since 1991, Arrested Development has been best-known as a trailblazing hip-hop group that has brought uplifting music to fans, featuring a vibrant and unique blend of African rhythms and sounds. Arrested Development has released numerous albums throughout their career, including “3 Years, 5 Months and 2 Days in the Life of…,” which earned them two Grammy Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards, a Soul Train Music Award and the NCAAP Image Award. Rolling Stone magazine named them Band of The Year in 1992, while VH1 named them one of the greatest hip-hop groups of all time. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame even named the group’s smash hit, “Tennessee,” one of the 500 songs that shaped rock ‘n’ roll.

Audiences will enjoy Arrested Development’s performances of their top songs, including “Tennessee,” “People Every Day,” “Mr. Wendal,” “Revolution,” “Natural,” “Mama’s Always on Stage,” “Africa’s Inside Me” and more.

Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets start at $25 plus taxes and convenience fees, and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at www.aliantegaming.com or www.ticketmaster.com; or in-person at Boyd Gaming box offices located inside Aliante, Cannery, Eastside Cannery, Gold Coast, The Orleans, Sam’s Town, and Suncoast.

MRKT Sea & Land

MRKT Sea & Land offers fresh and delectable fare by land, including filet mignon, porterhouse steak and prime rib. By sea, MRKT Sea & Land serves the most sumptuous salmon, lobster, scallops and crab, as well as surf and turf options for diners who want the best of both worlds. The fine dining restaurant also boasts an impressive and extensive wine list, ensuring the perfect pairing for every meal, and brings live entertainment throughout the month. February’s entertainment schedule is as follows (schedule is subject to change):

Fridays and Saturdays in February                     Live Entertainment                                           6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

About Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa

Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa is situated on more than 40 pristine acres within the Aliante master-planned community at Aliante Parkway and Interstate 215. The AAA Four Diamond resort was awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence in 2016 and features more than 200 hotel rooms and suites; five signature restaurants; a 650-seat showroom; banquet facilities that can accommodate up to 1,100 people for weddings, conventions and other special events; more than 100,000 square feet of gaming space, a resort-style pool and a 3,500 square-foot spa. More information and reservation details can be found by calling 702.692.7777 or visiting www.aliantegaming.com. Follow Aliante on Facebook,  Twitter and on Instagram. Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa is a property of Boyd Gaming. Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 29 gaming entertainment properties in 10 states. With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service. For additional Company information and press releases, visit www.boydgaming.com.  

For more information about Boyd Gaming citywide entertainment, please visit www.boydgaming.com/headliner-event-calendar.