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Hollywood’s Center Stage to rock in the New Year

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012 5:02 p.m. CDT

AURORA – American Idol finalist and Tinley Park native Gina Glocksen and band will perform  a classic and modern rock set starting at 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Hollywood Casino, 1 W. New York St., Aurora.

For information, call 800-888-7777.

Hollywood Casino also has a slew of New Year’s Eve shows taking the casino’s Center Stage, including The Empty Pockets, who will present The Buddy Holly Tribute Show from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.;  The Fortunate Sons, a Creedence Clearwater Revival cover band, which will perform from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.; and American English, a Beatles Tribute Band – voted best Beatles tribute band of 2011 by Chicago Rocker Awards, and named Illinois’ Entertainers of the Year in 2011 – which will perform from 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Center Stage is located on the center of the casino floor next to Legends Bar. There is no admission or cover charge.

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