Veteran “SNL” Cast Member, Chris Kattan Brings His Stand-Up Comedy Show to Mississippi Moon Bar Aug. 9

DUBUQUE, IOWA–Comedian and actor Chris Kattan, one of “Saturday Night Live’s” most popular former cast members, will perform his stand-up comedy show at Mississippi Moon Bar on Wednesday, Aug. 9.

Best known for his many characters on Saturday Night Live, Kattan has enjoyed a successful career in comedy and acting since finishing his seven-season run on SNL in 2003. Kattan went on to star in several comedy films, including “The Last Film Festival,” “Hollywood and Wine,” “Bollywood Hero” and “Totally Awesome” with Tracy Morgan. The actor comedian also appeared in the films “Scouts Honor,” “Tanner Hall,” “Undead or Alive” and “The Year Without Santa Claus.” Kattan has also played the voice of Polar Penguin in the animated film “Foodfight,” which featured the voices of Charlie Sheen, Eva Longoria and Hilary Duff. Earlier this year, Kattan put his dance moves to the test as a contestant on season 24 of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” alongside his dance partner Witney Carson.

Most recently, Kattan starred in Jesse Thomas’ film “Walk of Fame” with Scott Eastwood, Laura Ashley Samuels, Malcolm McDowell and Jamie Kennedy.

Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets start at $10 plus taxes and fees. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 17 at www.diamondjodubuque.com; the Diamond Jo Casino’s Diamond Club, Mississippi Moon Bar Box Office or by calling 563-690-4800. Visit www.diamondjodubuque.com to view all upcoming concerts, comedy, Club 84 and other special events at Mississippi Moon Bar. Mississippi Moon Bar is age restricted, attendees must be 21 years or older.

About Diamond Jo Casino

Located in the heart of the Port of Dubuque, Diamond Jo features a 33,000-square-foot casino with 1,000 slot machines and 20 table games; five unique dining experiences, including the award-winning Woodfire Grille steakhouse; unforgettable live entertainment at the Mississippi Moon Bar; and 30 lanes of bowling at Cherry Lanes. More information on Diamond Jo can be found at www.diamondjodubuque.com, on Facebook (www.facebook.com/diamondjodubuque) and on Twitter (@DiamondJoDBQ). Diamond Jo Casino is owned and operated by Boyd Gaming Corporation, a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at www.boydgaming.com. Boyd Gaming and Diamond Jo press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.