Lake of the Torches Resort Casino Culminates Month-Long 11th Birthday Celebration with Comedian Bill Engvall

Lac du Flambeau, WI, April 18, 2007 --( Enjoy the quick wit, devilish smile and soft giggle of nationally known comedian Bill Engvall at 8 p.m. on Saturday June 30th, 2007, as he performs live in the Lac du Flambeau Amphitheater (better known as the "Indian Bowl") at the Lake of the Torches Resort Casino in Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin.

"We are very excited to be having a huge star like Bill to help us celebrate 11 successful years as a resort casino," said Michael J. Broderick, Lake of the Torches Director of Marketing. "For 11 years Lake of The Torches Resort Casino has been dedicated to bringing to northern Wisconsin the best entertainment, food, hospitality and gaming around, and we will continue to do so for many years to come. Bringing a star like Bill Engvall to Lac du Flambeau is just another way for us to say 'thank you' for your patronage."

Currently the host of CMT's "Country Fried Videos," Engvall is a veteran of television and stand-up comedy. His big break came as one of the comedians starring in "Blue Collar Comedy Tour, The Movie," which has sold more than 4 million copies on DVD. That success led to "Blue Collar TV" on the WB network.

In addition, Engvall is a multi-platinum recording artist and author. He is currently working on "15 Degrees Off Cool," his latest DVD special and comedy album, and will be starring in "Delta Farce" alongside Larry The Cable Guy and D.J. Qualls. He is also now in production on his new network T.V. sitcom, "The Bill Engvall Show." His latest book, "I'm Just a Guy," was released in May of 2006.

Engvall's performance culminates Lake of the Torches Resort Casino's month-long 11th Birthday Celebration in June. Also included as part of the celebration will be a special birthday Wheel of Torches drawing on June 3rd, an all month long scratch off promotion where players and thier friends can win up to $100 in Free Slot Play for bringing their friends to sign up for the Torchlight Club, an all cash birthday cake giveaway on June 23rd where everyone who qualifies and participates is guaranteed to win cash and a free mini birthday cake including 11 lucky winners of $1,100 each, and other birthday surprises and exciting offers.

Tickets for Bill Engvall can be purchased by calling 1-800-25-TORCH, ext. 6552. You must be 18. Tickets go on sale April 30th, 2007.

Situated on the shores of Pokegama Lake and nestled in Wisconsin's Northwoods, the Lake of the Torches Resort Casino has a feel of a classic Northern retreat and reflects its Ojibwe culture and heritage. The casino has over 800 slot machines (including a non-smoking area), 12 blackjack tables and two Poker tables, a high-stakes Bingo Hall seating up to 500 persons, a 24-hour food court and the Eagle's Nest Restaurant. The hotel has 101 well-appointed rooms, the Dancing Waters Lounge and versatile business center. The 8,500 square-foot Convention Center with the Hall of Nations offers an outstanding venue for entertainment, receptions, trade shows, meetings, presentations and seminars.

For more information on upcoming events at Lake of the Torches is available at or tickets can be purchased by calling 1-800-25-TORCH.

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Russ Sineni