Comedian Bill Engvall Comes to Blue Chip for Two Shows October 7

Michigan City, Ind.—Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum-selling recording artist and comedian Bill Engvall comes to Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana on Saturday, October 7 for 6 pm and 9 pm shows in the Stardust Event Center. Tickets, starting at $40, go on sale September 9 at ticketmaster.com or the Blue Chip Gift Box. Guests must be 21 or older, with a valid state or government issued photo ID.

Engvall has appeared in numerous comedy concerts and films, including the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, a CMT special with comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy and 10 comedy albums. His first album, Here’s Your Sign, was certified platinum and his second album, Dorkfish was certified gold.

He has hosted and starred in numerous TV shows, including his own sitcom, The Bill Engvall Show, which ran for three seasons on TBS, the game show LINGO for Game Show Network, Country Fried Videos and Mobile Home Disaster for Country Music Television.

In addition to appearances on The Tonight Show and The Late Show with David Letterman, Engvall has made guest appearances on TV shows such as Designing Women, Delta, The Jeff Foxworthy Show, Hawthorne and the Last Man Standing. His work in film includes Strawberry Wine, Bed and Breakfast, Delta Farce and The Neighbor.

Engvall has written three books: You Don’t Have to Be Dumb to be Stupid (1997), Here’s Your Sign (2005) and his autobiography, “Bill Engvall - Just a Guy: Notes From a Blue Collar Life.”

Fans can win a VIP Weekend with Bill Engvall, including two front row tickets, an overnight hotel stay on October 7 and dinner for two at a Blue Chip venue ($100 value). Enter at bluechipcasino/engvall between September 9 and September 25; the winner will be notified by email on September 27.

About Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa

Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa is the premier entertainment destination in Northwest Indiana. Located an hour’s drive east of Chicago in Michigan City, Indiana, Blue Chip features a 65,000-square-foot single-level casino, two hotel towers with a total of 486 upscale rooms; five restaurants, a spa, full-service salon and fitness center, two gift shops and the 20,000-square-foot Stardust Event Center. For more information, visit www.bluechipcasino.com. Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Boyd Gaming and Blue Chip press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.