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Fort McDowell Casino


Fort McDowell Casino Street Address:

10424 North Fort McDowell Road
Fort McDowell, AZ 85269

Fort McDowell Casino is owned and operated by the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation.

Directions to the Fort McDowell Casino:

The casino is about 2 miles north of Shea Blvd., off Highway 87 (Beeline Highway) near Fountain Hills.
Here's a map and directions to the Fort McDowell Casino.

Fort McDowell Casino General Phone Number:

1-800-THE FORT (1-800-843-3678)

About the Fort McDowell Casino Concerts:

Most Fort McDowell Casino concerts are held outside in the valet parking area where the casino sets up plastic chairs for the events. There is no set number of chairs or seating chart. Seating is general admission, although there may be some premium seating at higher prices available for certain concerts.

This facility is not subject to Arizona smoke-free laws, so smoking is permitted during the concerts. Doors usually open between 2 and 4 hours before the concert start time.

Where to Get Tickets for the Fort McDowell Casino Concerts and Events:

1. Fort McDowell Casino Gift Shop
2. At Ticketmaster: online, by phone, or in person at Ticketmaster outlets.
3. From a ticket broker, like TicketsNow.com (Buy Direct), or from scalpers/ticket exchanges.

Tips for Attending Concerts at Fort McDowell Casino:

  • Typically, people arrive shortly after the gates open, present their tickets, save their seats with a blanket or seat pads, and then go to the casino for gambling or refreshments.
  • The first three rows are generally not available for general admission seating. They are reserved for special guests, media, etc.
  • Every person, no matter how young, must have a ticket.
  • Patrons are allowed to bring in one small, sealed bottle of water to concerts.
  • There is no shade cover; concerts are held in the evenings.
  • People may bring cushions or blankets to use with the plastic chairs, but may not bring their own chairs. There is no lawn seating.
  • Still cameras (no video) are permitted.
  • The Radisson Ft McDowell Resort and Casino often has casino concert specials that include a room and two general admission tickets. Contact them directly for more information.
  • The Fort McDowell Casino also features free entertainment in the Lucky 7 Saloon inside the casino.

All details and offerings are subject to change without notice.

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