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For one night only, get ready to experience the glitz and glamor of Casino Night inside the Academy Center of the Arts, featuring a special performance by none other than the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll himself – Elvis Presley, as portrayed by Taylor Rodriguez of The Lynchburg Virginia Elvis Festival fame. On February 3rd, 2024, prepare to be transported to the golden era of Las Vegas as you step into our historic theatre lobby, adorned with shimmering lights and the vibrant ambiance of a true casino. Enjoy hor d’oeuvres from a Vegas themed spread provided by Love Is In The Air Catering. Each Casino Night participant will also receive 2 drink vouchers and chips to gamble away.
Your evening will be filled with excitement as you indulge in a night of thrilling casino games, from classic poker and blackjack to the spinning roulette wheel, with professional dealers guiding you through the thrill of it all. If this event whets your appetite, you’re in luck: Prizes will be awarded to top gambling winners, plus each participant gets a chance to win a trip to Las Vegas, which includes airfare for 2, a 3-night hotel accommodation and a restaurant gift card! Your odds are great – only 150 tickets are available at the rate of $125 per ticket!
– Event night is Saturday, February 3, 2024
– Time: 6PM
– Special musical performance by Elvis Presley (as performed by Taylor Rodriguez)
– Heavy hor d’oeuvres by Love Is In The Air Catering
– $125 per ticket: includes 2 drink vouchers and gambling chips
– Top prize is a trip to Las Vegas for 2! Other prizes distributed to top gamblers
– Only 150 spots available! Get your spots before it’s sold out!
Note that the event producer and Artist may change dates, times, and/or venues depending on the current COVID-19 environment. Ticket buyers will be updated by the Academy Center of the Arts staff, should any change to schedule or venue occurs.
All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket for this event unless otherwise stated. All ages are welcome.
Videography and audio recording during the performances are prohibited. Photography of the set on stage is allowed pre-show, post-show, and during intermission. But we do ask that you show our designers and visiting performers some love by crediting them (and by tagging us) in your social media posts.
The Academy Center of the Arts offers a diverse selection of entertainment. Not all productions may appeal to or be appropriate for every guest or for all ages. Ticket buyers should take responsibility for making informed decisions regarding their purchases. We recommend visiting the official show website of each show you are coming to see at the Academy. If you ever have questions about the content or appropriateness of a show, please contact us at [email protected].
Doors for this event open at the event start time.
Parking is available on-site and throughout downtown Lynchburg. Our parking map (linked below) shows all of the free public and paid parking available. In addition, street parking is also available on most streets.
Ticketing purchases are non-refundable. By purchasing a ticket to an event at The Academy Center of the Arts, you are agreeing to our ticketing policy. View our full ticketing policy.
Want to volunteer and see this show for free? Contact Mele Thompson, [email protected], for more information.