Dover Downs cancels Tyler Farr concert set for April

DOVER — Due to the outbreak and growing concerns surrounding coronavirus Dover Downs Hotel & Casino has cancelled the Tyler Farr performance scheduled for Friday, April 10. At this time, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino remains closed. All tickets purchased with a credit card will automatically be refunded. Any tickets purchased with cash will be […]

Dover Downs Hotel to close effective Thursday morning

DOVER — Dover Downs Inc. announced Wednesday that it is suspending operations to its full property including the hotel effective 11 a.m. Thursday. According to a statement by Nick Polcino Jr., vice president/general manager of Dover Downs, Inc., “Dover Downs, Inc. is cooperating fully with Gov. Carney’s directive to temporarily close Dover Downs Casino. “On […]

Michael Jackson tribute and Jay Mohr play Dover Downs in March

Michael Jackson tribute DOVER — MJ Live, a Michael Jackson tribute concert, will take the stage at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Rollins Center on Friday, March 6. Prices range from $25-$60. Santana Jackson and Jalles Franca will appear as Michael Jackson. Mr. Franca has performed at private and corporate events, festivals and tribute shows […]

Jeffrey Osborne to play Dover Downs in May

DOVER — Singer Jeffrey Osborne will perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Rollins Center on Friday, May 29. Tickets go on sale Tuesday at noon. They can be purchased at doverdowns.com. Prices range from $45-$100. Mr. Osborne is a Rhode Island native, and has been performing since the age of 15 when he sat […]

Dancing with the Delaware Stars champions

Winners Jessica Moyer and Scott Becker celebrate with their trophies Saturday night in the Dancing with the Delaware Stars event to benefit Mom’s House of Dover & Greater Dover Boys & Girls Club at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino. Special to the Delaware State News/Jason Minto

America returning to Dover Downs for 50th anniversary

DOVER,— America will perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Rollins Center on Friday, June 26. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, Jan. 21 at noon at doverdowns.com. Prices range from $45 to $100. Special VIP packages will be offered for this show ranging from $199 to $250. Available packages include: Front Row Package (10 seats […]

Singer Aaron Lewis coming to Dover Downs

DOVER — Aaron Lewis will perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Rollins Center on Friday, June 5. Tickets on sale Tuesday, Jan. 14. Tickets range from $55 to $115. A special VIP package offer includes 50 seats in rows 1-10 and includes an exclusive pre-show meet and greet with Mr. Lewis, personal photograph with […]

Cheap Trick to perform at Dover Downs Feb. 8

DOVER — Cheap Trick will perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Rollins Center on Saturday Feb. 8 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Tuesday at noon and can be purchased by visiting doverdowns.com. Prices range from $55 to $100. With over 5,000 performances spanning four decades and 20 million records sold worldwide, Cheap […]

Best Bets: War brings peace through music to Dover

Formed in 1969, the band War has been many things to many people. To some they are a Latin pop group, to others rock ’n’ roll and even calypso and reggae to another segment of music fans. And that’s fine with lead singer and founding member Lonnie Jordan — as long as you experience their […]

Best Bets: Blavat brings back memories at Dover Downs

Talking to Jerry Blavat is like taking a master class in show business. The legendary Philadelphia disc jockey was best man at Sammy Davis Jr.’s wedding to his wife Altovise, served as a valet for Don Rickles and road manager for the doo wop group Danny and The Juniors. And that doesn’t even begin to […]