DURANT, OK – Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant has been nominated for an Academy of Country Music (ACM) Award. This year the casino is up for its first “Casino of the Year – Theater” award in the 57th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
“For five consecutive years we’ve been nominated as casino of the year, small and medium capacity, so it’s truly an honor to be nominated for another ACM Award,” said Frank Deal, Assistant General Manager at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant. “We pride ourselves on delivering world-class country performers and this nomination proves that we’ve created and will continue to create memorable experiences for our guests.”
The Grand Theater at Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant has hosted several top country performers, including entertainer of the year nominee, Carrie Underwood. Other performers who have taken The Grand Theater stage include male artist of the year nominee, Chris Stapleton; duo of the year nominee, Dan & Shay; and group of the year nominee, Old Dominion.
Other nominees for the casino of the year – theater include:
- Agua Caliente – Rancho Mirage, CA
- Deadwood Mountain Grand – Deadwood, SD
- Resorts World – Las Vegas, NV
- Soaring Eagle Casino – Mt. Pleasant, MI