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Stevie Nicks leads casino concert lineup

The Seneca Niagara Casino has revealed the lineup for its 2012 "Summer Rush" concert series. Events will take place in both the Events Center and Bear's Den Showroom, beginning June 9 and carrying on through Aug. 25.

Highlights of the season include a rare area appearance from Fleetwood Mac's Stevie Nicks, at the Events Center on July 7; soul-blues queen Joan Osborne at the Bear's Den on June 1; New Orleans ambassadors the Preservation Hall Jazz Band at the Bear's Den on Aug. 24; and Santana tribute band Viva Santana! performing two shows at the Bear's Den on Aug. 25.

Following is a full list of the "Summer Rush" events, as well as the starting ticket prices, on-sale dates and locations. (Information on events taking place at the Seneca Allegany Casino Events Center, including an appearance from Eagles/James Gang legend Joe Walsh on Aug. 11, is available through

>Seneca Niagara Events Center

*On sale noon Monday:

Michael Bolton, 8 p.m. June 9, $30.

Frank Caliendo, 8 p.m. June 23, $40.

*On sale noon April 23:

Stevie Nicks, 8 p.m. July 7, $85.

Billy Currington, 8 p.m. July 28, $60.

*On sale noon April 25:

ESPN Friday Night Fights, 8 p.m. June 29, $40.

*On sale noon April 30:

Larry the Cable Guy, 7 and 10 p.m. Aug. 18, $60.

*On sale noon May 7:

Artie Lange and Nick DiPaolo, 8 p.m. Sept. 1, $40.

Bear's Den Showroom events (on sale now)

Joan Osborne, 8 p.m. June 1, $45.

The Tokens, 3 and 8 p.m. June 2, $30 early show/$40 late show.

Blue Suede Shoes -- A Tribute to Million Dollar Quartet, 3 and 8 p.m. June 16, $40.

Night of a Thousand Laughs Direct from the World Famous Friars Club Starring Stewie Stone and Dick Capri, 3 and 8 p.m. June 30, $30/$40.

Bette & Barry (Bette Midler/Barry Manilow tribute), 3 and 8 p.m. July 14, $20/$30.

Ann Hampton Callaway Presents the Streisand Songbook, 8 p.m. July 20, $45

Lou Christie, 3 and 8 p.m. July 21, $30/$40.

Jay White as Neil Diamond, 3 and 8 p.m. Aug. 4, $30/$40.

Rik Emmett, 8 p.m. Aug. 10, $45.

Preservation Hall Jazz Band, 8 p.m. Aug. 24, $50.

Viva Santana (Carlos Santana tribute), 3 and 8 p.m. Aug. 25, $30/$40.

Tickets are available at the Seneca Casino box offices, Ticketmaster and by phone at (800) 745-3000.