SOURCE: Pala Casino

Pala Casino

March 21, 2011 19:54 ET

San Diego Concerts With Chuck Berry and Chubby Checker Mark Pala's 10th Anniversary

Pala's 10th Anniversary Weekend April 1-3 Will Include San Diego Concerts, BBQ Championships and a $100,000 Giveaway

PALA, CA--(Marketwire - March 21, 2011) - One changed music and the other how everyone danced to it. Rock and roll legends Chuck Berry and Chubby Checker will perform in a special 10th Anniversary Concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 1, in the Pala Events Center.

Tickets range from $30-$60 with no service charge, and are available at the Pala Box Office or by calling 1-877-946-7252. Additional tickets will be available at Star Tickets, 1-800-585-3737, or Pala is also offering a ticket and hotel-room package for the concert. Call 1-877-725-2766 to learn more.

These San Diego concerts are just the start of Pala Casino Spa & Resort's weekend-long anniversary celebration. The celebration also will include the Pala Championship Bar-B-Que Competition starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 2 on the casino's South parking lot, and the $100,000 10th Anniversary Giveaway starting at 10 a.m. throughout the casino on Sunday, April 3.

The Pala Championship Bar-B-Que Competition will offer $7,500 in prize money to Southern California's best barbecue cooks in five categories: chicken, pork ribs, pork shoulder, brisket and kids hamburgers. It is open to the public and the current entry fee is $295. Entry applications are available at, or by calling 951-445-1903.

With the March 30 $100,000 Grand Prize drawing for its Lucky Dog promotion and the April 3 10th Anniversary Giveaway, Pala will award $200,000 to lucky players in five days.

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About Pala Casino Spa & Resort:

Pala Casino Spa & Resort, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2011, includes a Las Vegas-style casino with 2,000 slot machines, 15 poker tables and 87 table games; a 507-room hotel; a 10,000-square-foot, full-service spa and salon that features 14 treatment rooms; a state-of-the-art fitness center; swimming pool with 12 private poolside cabanas, and dual-temperature outdoor Jacuzzi. Pala also offers 10 restaurants and 40,000 square feet of meeting and convention space. Pala Casino Spa & Resort is an AAA Four-Diamond Award winner for seven consecutive years. Its state-of-the-art Pala Spa was named the 2009 Best Casino Spa by Spas of America and the 2009 Best Casino Spa by the Southern California Gaming Guide.