Rock group Kansas to perform at Mississippi Moon Bar on October 24

DUBUQUE, IOWA – Legendary rock band Kansas will perform at Mississippi Moon Bar on Saturday, October 24.

Kansas has been a fixture on classic rock radio for four decades with their song, “Carry On Wayward Son,” becoming the second most-played song in 1995 and #1 in 1997. Kansas has produced eight albums that have been certified Gold; three albums that have reached sextuple-Platinum; one Platinum live album and a million-selling Gold single, “Dust in the Wind.” Throughout the 1970’s and 1980’s, Kansas appeared on the Billboard charts for over 200 weeks total. Their song “Somewhere to Elsewhere,” released in 2000, was the first album to feature all six of the original band members in twenty years. Their songs have been featured on multiple television shows including “Supernatural” and “South Park,” along with movies like “Old School” and “Anchorman.”

Kansas is comprised of band members Billy Greer, David Manion, Ronnie Platt, David Ragsdale, original drummer Phil Ehart and original guitarist Richard Williams.

Show starts at 8 p.m. and ticket prices start at $40. Tickets go on sale on Saturday, June 6 at 10 a.m. at www.MoonBarRocks.com; the Diamond Jo Casino’s Diamond Club, Mississippi Moon Bar Box Office or by calling 563-690-4800. Visit www.MoonBarRocks.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  22 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and New Jersey. 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.