Entertainment

MUST BE 21 OR OVER TO ATTEND SHOWS IN THE WILLOW CREEK LOUNGE. Kick back or kick up your heels! The Willow Creek Lounge at Black Oak Casino hosts the best in Live Entertainment from Regional and National Touring Artists every Friday & Saturday starting at 9:00PM with live Comedy performances nearly every Thursday night at 8:00PM! All shows are in our 200+ seat Live Entertainment Lounge, complete with:

  • Full-service Bar
  • Dance Floor
  • Video Bar Top Slots

The Willow Creek Lounge features primarily free shows. During the course of the year, selected shows may have a minimal ticket charge to provide comfortable crowd size for our venue. Doors open at 6:30PM for all 8:00PM shows. All 9:00PM shows will have doors open at 7:30PM. Shows that require tickets will be noted on the Entertainment Lineup and tickets will be available at the Gift Basket. Seating is on a first come first serve basis and you must be seated at the table to save your seat prior to any show.

Dec
26
Fri
Rock of Ages – Hits of the 60’s-90’s
Dec 26 @ 9:00 pm – 12:45 am

RockAges

Dec
27
Sat
Club 90 – San Francisco Party
Dec 27 @ 9:00 pm – 12:45 am
Dec
31
Wed
New Year’s Eve Party with Ascension
Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm – 12:45 am

Ascension

Jan
1
Thu
Chains Required – Horn Driven R & B
Jan 1 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Jan
2
Fri
Foreverland -Tribute to the Music of Michael Jackson – Two Night Engagement
Jan 2 @ 9:00 pm – 12:30 am

Foreverland1

Jan
3
Sat
Foreverland – Tribute to the Music of Michael Jackson
Jan 3 @ 9:00 pm – 1:00 am
Jan
8
Thu
Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper – Americana Fiddle Star
Jan 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

MIchael Cleveland

Jan
9
Fri
Left of Centre – Black Oak Favorites
Jan 9 @ 9:00 pm – 12:45 am
Jan
10
Sat
Cash Presley – Wild Rockin Country
Jan 10 @ 9:00 pm – 12:45 am

Cash Presley

A crazy-ass band of unbelievably talented misfits. Rowdy, irreverent, talented and cool. Do NOT miss this band!”

~Danny O-Donnell, Cowboy Lifestyle Network

Jan
15
Thu
Little Fuller Band – Indie Americana
Jan 15 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Little Fuller

Jan
16
Fri
Nineteen Nevermindes – Local 90’s Rock
Jan 16 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

19NeverMindies_1

Jan
17
Sat
Chains Required – Horn Driven R & B
Jan 17 @ 9:00 pm – 12:45 am
Jan
22
Thu
Billy J Kramer – British Invasion Star – “Trains and Boats and Planes” Fiftieth Anniversary
Jan 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Billy J Kramer

Tickets $10.00 at the Gift Basket

Jan
23
Fri
Albert Cummings – Blues Guitar star
Jan 23 @ 9:00 pm – 12:30 am

Albert Cummings

Jan
24
Sat
Crossfire-Tribute to Santana
Jan 24 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Jan
27
Tue
Craig Wayne Boyd – Shows are Sold Out Thanks for Your Support
Jan 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Tickets $20 at the Gift Basket

Jan
28
Wed
Craig Wayne Boyd – Season 7 Winner of the Voice
Jan 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jan
29
Thu
Comedy Showcase – Justin Rivera – Comedy and Magic
Jan 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Justin Rivera

Jan
30
Fri
Lee Rocker – Stray Cats Bassist – Rockabilly
Jan 30 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

lee_rocker_hi_rez_by_MaggieStThomas

Jan
31
Sat
Journey Revisited – Return Engagement – Tribute to the Music of Journey
Jan 31 @ 9:00 pm – 12:30 am

Journey Revisited

Feb
4
Wed
Royal Southern Brotherhood – Southern Blues Rock featuring Devon Allman, Cyril Neville and more
Feb 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Royal Southern Brotherhood

Tickets at the Gift Basket $10.00

Feb
5
Thu
James Otto – Country Star – “Just Got Started Loving You”
Feb 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

James Otto 1

Tickets $20.00 at the Gift Basket

Feb
6
Fri
Busta-Groove – Bay Area Party Stars
Feb 6 @ 9:00 pm – 12:45 am
Feb
7
Sat
Busta-Groove – Night Number Two – The Party Continues
Feb 7 @ 9:00 pm – 12:45 am
Feb
11
Wed
Paul Thorn – Roots Rock Singer Songwriter – “Too Blessed to be Stressed”
Feb 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Paul Thorn

Tickets $10.00 at the Gift Basket

Feb
12
Thu
Tommy Castro – San Francisco Blues Legend
Feb 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Tommy Castro & The Painkillers

Feb
13
Fri
Tommy Castro – Blues Guitar Star
Feb 13 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Tommy Castro

Feb
14
Sat
Steel Breeze – Valentine’s Day Party
Feb 14 @ 9:00 pm – 12:30 am

Steel Breeze

Feb
19
Thu
Comedy Showcase – Bobby Tessell – Nor Cal Comedy Winner
Feb 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Bobby Tessell

Feb
20
Fri
Maria Muldaur – “Midnight at the Oasis” and her Blusiana Band
Feb 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Maria Muldaur

Feb
21
Sat
Cold Blood – Featuring Lydia Pense – Bay Area R & B Legends
Feb 21 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

Cold Blood Infinity Hall 2014

Feb
26
Thu
Steep Ravine – Indie Americana
Feb 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

steep ravine

Feb
27
Fri
Mardi Gras Party with Blues Box
Feb 27 @ 9:00 pm – Feb 28 @ 12:30 am

BluesBox Bayou Band_11

Feb
28
Sat
Spazmatics- Nerds That Rock
Feb 28 @ 9:00 pm – 12:30 am

Spazmatics - new as of 4-29-14

Mar
5
Thu
Blue Highway – Return of International Bluegrass Stars
Mar 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

BlueHighway

Mar
6
Fri
Glen Walters and Pamela Rose – When a Man Loves a Woman – Bay Area Vocal Stars
Mar 6 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

pamela rose

Mar
7
Sat
The Cheeseballs – Party Favorites
Mar 7 @ 9:00 pm – 12:30 am

Cheeseballs2

Mar
12
Thu
Comedy Showcase – Phil Johnson
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

photo

Mar
13
Fri
Sun Kings – Tribute to the Music of the Beatles
Mar 13 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

Sun Kingseatles

Mar
14
Sat
Shane Dwight
Mar 14 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

shane dwight

Mar
19
Thu
The Tour Guides – Calaveras Favorites
Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Tour Guides

Mar
20
Fri
Twice as Good -Blues
Mar 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Mar
21
Sat
Chains Required -Local Horn Driven’ R & B
Mar 21 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Mar
26
Thu
Notes for Notes with Jank Tones
Mar 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Jank Tones

Mar
27
Fri
Roy Rogers – Blues slide guitar
Mar 27 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Mar
28
Sat
Pride and Joy -Pop & Soul Dance Party
Mar 28 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Apr
2
Thu
Comedy Showcase -Mickey Joseph
Apr 2 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr
3
Fri
Jimmy Thackery – Blues
Apr 3 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Apr
4
Sat
Caravanserai – Tribute to the Music of Santana
Apr 4 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Apr
9
Thu
Pablo Cruise – 80’s Icons “Place in the Sun”
Apr 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Pablo CruiseTickets $20.00 at the Gift Basket

Apr
10
Fri
Purple Ones – Tribute to Prince
Apr 10 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Apr
11
Sat
Fusion -Variety/Dance
Apr 11 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Fusion

Apr
16
Thu
Local Showcase -The Hot Dark
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr
17
Fri
Journey Revisited -Tribute to Journey
Apr 17 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Apr
18
Sat
Fast Times – 80’s Dance Party
Apr 18 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Apr
23
Thu
Keith Anderson – Country Star “Pickin Wildflowers” “XXL”
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Keith Anderson 1Tickets $20 at the Gift Basket

Apr
24
Fri
Busta Groove -Bay Area Dance Party
Apr 24 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Apr
25
Sat
Busta Groove -Bay Area Dance Party
Apr 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Apr
30
Thu
Chains Required -Horn driven’ R & B
Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
May
1
Fri
Left of Centre -Reno/Tahoe Favorites
May 1 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
May
2
Sat
Left of Centre -Reno/Tahoe Favorites
May 2 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
May
5
Tue
Cinco de Mayo- Mariachi Pihumano on the Casino Floor
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
May
7
Thu
Comedy – Lief Skyving
May 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Leif Skyving

May
8
Fri
Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit – Indie Favorites
May 8 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Good Luck Thrift Store

May
9
Sat
Cripple Creek -High-energy country and southern rock band
May 9 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm

cripple creek

May
14
Thu
Little Fuller Band – Notes for Notes
May 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Little Fuller

May
15
Fri
Audioboxx – All Your Dance Favorites
May 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm

audioboxx

May
16
Sat
Indigenous – Native American Rockin Blues Stars
May 16 @ 9:00 pm – 11:57 pm

Indigenous

May
20
Wed
Sam Bush – Grammy Nominated Americana Star
May 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sam BushTickets $25.00 at the Gift Basket

May
21
Thu
Frank Hannon Band – Tesla Co-founder
May 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Frank Hannon

May
22
Fri
Ana Popovic – Can You Stand the Heat – Blues Star
May 22 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Ana Popovic 1

May
23
Sat
Spazmatics – Nerds That Rock 80’s Favorites
May 23 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Spazmatics - new as of 4-29-14

May
28
Thu
Local Showcase – Black Irish Band
May 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Black Irish

May
29
Fri
Busta-Groove-Bay Party Stars
May 29 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm
May
30
Sat
Busta-Groove-Bay Party Stars
May 30 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Busta Groove 14

Jun
4
Thu
Nineteen Nevermindies – Music of the 90’s
Jun 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

19NM Press Photo2

Jun
5
Fri
Night Fever – Bay Area Party Band
Jun 5 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am
Jun
6
Sat
The Peter Michael Escovedo All Stars -Featuring Pete Escovedo
Jun 6 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

PME Allstars

Jun
11
Thu
Confederate Railroad “Trashy Women”
Jun 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

C railroad

Jun
12
Fri
Foreverland – Tribute to the Music of Michael Jackson
Jun 12 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

Foreverland1

Jun
13
Sat
Roy Rogers – Blues Slide Guitar Master
Jun 13 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

Roy Rogers Double Neck

Jun
17
Wed
Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen – IBMA and Grammy Nominee
Jun 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Frabnk Solivan

Jun
18
Thu
Notes For Notes Local Showcase
Jun 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jun
19
Fri
Coco Montoya – Blue Guitar Star
Jun 19 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

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Jun
20
Sat
Tortilla Soup – South Bay Latin Stars
Jun 20 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

Tortilla Soup

Jun
25
Thu
Comedy Showcase – Lang Parker
Jun 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jun
26
Fri
Tom Drinnon- Tribute to the Music of Tim McGraw
Jun 26 @ 9:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Jun
27
Sat
Shane Dwight – Roots and Blues Guitar
Jun 27 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

shane dwight

Jul
2
Thu
Chains Required -Horn driven R & B
Jul 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jul
3
Fri
Left of Centre -Reno/Tahoe Favorites
Jul 3 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Jul
4
Sat
Left of Centre -Reno/Tahoe Favorites
Jul 4 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Jul
9
Thu
Notes for Notes -Local Showcase -The Mountain Men
Jul 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jul
10
Fri
Rock of Ages -Hits of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s
Jul 10 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Jul
11
Sat
Top Secret -Bay Area Party Band
Jul 11 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Jul
16
Thu
Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit -Indie Americana
Jul 16 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Jul
17
Fri
Mic Gillette -Iconic Horn Player & His Band
Jul 17 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Jul
18
Sat
Fast Times -80’s Dance Party
Jul 18 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Jul
23
Thu
Comedy -Key Lewis
Jul 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jul
24
Fri
Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers -Tribute to ZZ TOP
Jul 24 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Jul
25
Sat
Caravanserai -Tribute to Santana
Jul 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm