EL CAJON, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2016) - Sycuan Casino has announced a lineup of top headliner entertainment acts for its first Summer of Sycuan concert series in the Live & Up Close theatre. Iconic R&B superstar Smokey Robinson will open the series with shows on three consecutive nights -- July 26th, 27th and 28th. Original Latin Kings of Comedy funnyman George Lopez will follow with four shows on Friday, July 29th and Saturday, July 30th. Disco gods, KC & the Sunshine Band will then hit the Live & Up Close stage for consecutive show nights on Thursday, August 4th and Friday, August 5th.

"Seeing legendary musical and comedic acts of this caliber in our Live & Up Close venue will be a once in a lifetime experience for our guests. With only 450 seats in the venue, the performance value of the shows is priceless and rivals any other venue in town," said John Dinius, general manager at Sycuan Casino. "Summers in this town are truly incomparable; we are excited to add to all the truly unique experiences happening in San Diego over the next few months."

Additional announcements regarding Summer of Sycuan will be made soon. Tickets for the Smokey Robinson and George Lopez shows will go on sale this Friday, June 10th at 10am. Tickets for KC & the Sunshine Band are on-sale now. All show tickets can be purchased at Sycuan.com or at the Live & Up Close box office located at Sycuan Casino. Guests who present a Club Sycuan card will receive a 20% discount at the box office. All shows are 21+. For additional information about Sycuan Casino, please visit Sycuan.com

About Sycuan Casino

Sycuan Casino began as a humble Bingo Palace back in 1983. Now, 32 years later it has become a community landmark. Undergoing a massive renovation in 2012, Sycuan now features 2,000 exciting reel and video slot machines, more than 40 gaming tables, poker, bingo and a variety of restaurants to choose from. Non-smokers will also enjoy over 800 slots and table games in the comfort of San Diego's first and largest fully-enclosed non-smoking room -- complete with its own separate entrance and Paipa's Surf & Turf buffet. The GameDay Sports Bar & Grill has 39 wide-screen TVs, including 5 90-inch TVs, bar-top slot machines, a stadium sized menu, over 30 beers on tap, the Party Pit complete with three blackjack tables, an extensive collection of sports memorabilia -- and a high-energy atmosphere. Sycuan's intimate 457-seat entertainment venue, Sycuan Live & Up Close, features national musical acts and comedians year-round. Open 24 hours daily.

For additional information visit www.Sycuan.com