JACKPOT, NEV. — Celebrate the end of summer with a free music concert.
Cactus Petes’ Free Outdoor Concert and Harley Davidson Giveaway will start at 2 p.m. Saturday with a motorcycle rodeo on the front lawn of the Horseshu Hotel across the street from Cactus Petes. Headlining band Queensryche will play at 4 p.m. with opening bands Dirty Johnny and Defenders of the Faith.
“We book these concerts to provide the Magic Valley fun, free and memorable entertainment,” said Brandon Smith, Cactus Petes director of marketing, in a statement. “It’s also a way to say thanks to all our guests and team members.”
Cactus Petes’ Free Outdoor Concert was voted “Best Annual Event” in the 2016 Times-News Readers’ Choice Awards.
Concert-goers are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs, but no glass containers or coolers. Children ages 18 and younger need to be accompanied by an adult.
After the concert, Cactus Petes will hold three prize drawings. They will give away a guitar autographed by Queensryche, $1,000 in casino free play and a Harley-Davidson Sportster 1200 Custom courtesy of Snake Harley-Davidson.
Queensryche is a three-time Grammy-nominated heavy metal band that has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. Since releasing its first album in 1982, the band has 11 gold and platinum albums with several Top 10 hard rock anthems.
For more information, go to cactuspetes.com.