Country superstars Rascal Flatts to perform at Harrington Raceway and Casino June 1

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 21 on
Rascal Flatts members are (l-r) Joe Don Rooney, Jay DeMarcus and Gary LeVox. BY RANDEE ST. NICHOLAS
December 20, 2012

The Entertainment Department at Harrington Raceway and Casino recently announced that country superstars Rascal Flatts with special guest Kristen Kelly are scheduled to perform at 7 p.m., Saturday, June 1, 2013, at the M&T Bank Grandstand.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 21, on Tickets are $74 for track and stadium seating, $69 for grandstand and clubhouse seating, and $99 for the pit standing-room-only section. Tickets may also be reserved by calling 1-800-514-3849.

“We are very excited to have such a legendary country group coming to Harrington to kick off an exciting summer season”, says Patricia Key, CEO of Harrington Raceway and Casino. "This caliber of act is the perfect start to what plans to be a very exciting year of entertainment and events at Harrington Raceway and Casino.”

Rascal Flatts' latest release, “Changed,” has garnered several hits including “Hot In Here,” “Come Wake Me Up” and the title track “Changed.” A recent appearance on the ACAs and a CBS Christmas special Dec. 19 continued their long legacy as superstars and fan favorites in country music. Their career includes more than 21 million albums and 25 million digital downloads sold, 13 single hits, and more than 40 major awards including seven ACM Vocal Group of the Year and six CMA Vocal Group of the Year awards. Since their inception in 1999, the trio has helped change the face of popular music.

Their trademark sound - Gary LeVox's powerful lead vocals coupled with the harmonies of Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney -  have made the band the standard bearers for cutting-edge country with songs like "These Days," "Bless The Broken Road," "What Hurts The Most," “My Wish,” “Here Comes Goodbye” and "Take Me There."