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Live from Kansas Star Casino with Director of Entertainment Carter Bair

Oct 25, 2016|

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Pre K and why now. The drive well and Jeff Daly 691240. Left. JFH. Rock and roll is king of the PLO deal only. The Florida well all week here. On the driver Bob and Jeff we are alive today at him as a part girls can't start casino corridor Barrett joins us she's a marketing and entertainment. Manager here at Kansas star casino and you've been doing that for how long Carter. I've been here for five years just for reopened did you make the decision to bring us all this food was that your call how has marketed as part partly me partly if indeed it would make sure you guys a chance to try as much as possible we appreciate that you were telling us. Off the air about a special my. You had here with the Kansas stars during there. Amazing run in the NBC world service and yet we were fortunate to use to play hosts be the host hotel and inane sick for the team and come after dinner they had here. They actually. Came over the ten lizard and and Roger Clements abroad must travel with his own karaoke set up at the and a had a request to set it up for him in and Toby to have the guys in karaoke on night so. Yeah we are fortunate to have essentially have a free Toby Keith concert. Yeah Sunday that he doesn't do those for free normally correct no I think definitely say this the good amount of money a couple of this is a great. Great venue. That you said it's been here since March all kinds of TV's comfortable setting. Lots of things you can do with this place and to thank absolutely no art first and foremost who wanted to kind of bring a rock and roll. Dining venue it into the property in the answer to view of new restaurant it's a great addition to tours are entertaining experience we provide here the Kansas star we. Have like music on Friday night's great music great drinks. As we will provide how much above apply. Out of your identity has establishment has the music bed in the live music. You gotta stand on November 18 called drive which is right up our Alec is where that drive around like that. What where when we built this property we want to make sure that we had an opportunity for for local acts from from the woodsy area of Kansas City Obama ceded to have a live venue. I'm obviously we have the arena but. And those those bands don't have a shot to played a 4500 seats where here they can play it is a nice venue like this which is you know it's it's pretty good for their. No for the bands. Yeah I knew you manage. And the entertainment. All across Syria and Iraq I do you how much of that how much of that is growing how many more. Acts are you trying to bring here we we talked a lot about music on our show and the venues that we have on which atop the orpheum that millions. Hartman arena of course and trust bank arena tour and Europe Europe part of that now that's you're you're part of that. Nightlife and entertainment. District right what we're always trying to bring as many acts as we can middle that a benefit here you know we've we've listened to you. To our guests we've trying get feedback on on what we should bring into the markets and make sure that. Everyone has a chance to see the shows that they wanna see and with a venue that our size you know we're not going to compete with the with the interest river in a different level of of talent. And acts you know we have Scotty mccreery coming in. In December. He won season ten of American Idol as they do it hits and holidays a country Christmas here. Punts we can do a Christmas show. You know we have we have built a before and others have talked about better earlier. Don't we have doing both coming in to provide some some comedy. Got to be on January 14 and then foreigners gonna come back on March 31 and you know we had them last year in and they went over really well on all of our guests that's to have them back so it was kind of a no brainer forest. To give our customers what they want. How important has your relationship with both tours being this is a growing. Organizations start to bring its a pretty big names he got. David Rickles the hometown guy who often headlines events here. It's been it's been a great partnership will with filtering and we've we've been very happy with the events that they've brought into our market I know that I don't think I think Dave would probably agree that. You are the last four years having events here like that and bringing bella torn in this market is has really helped. And NA you know in the which side area and new date now has his own yet c.'s evolution fighting championship that we also host. Here so we wanna try to bring in as much as possible couldn't support. Local fighters and and that kind of thing local athletes we wanna deal to do that. We are at the symbolism barn earlier it can't start casino talking with Carter there. The director of marketing and entertainment we've got to ask you Carter you are you big sports fan. I am yeah have a vested interest in this World Series and I near careful and I hear that ought to act. But that was the wrong answer could do it could really do you are behind this little steadily on there are going to be very kind to you because we. You've been so hospital with us but this is the big answer coming up. I I Amos I'm a fan of sports in general Tom I do not have a team when it comes to baseball is that ride that's right I'm from Iowa so we don't really have police should be a 'cause we have no allegiance. I become authors and other intelligence yeah you royals depends where you aren't. So I'm gonna stay out of this I'm I'm excited to see some fund based on oil went. If the joke would be to say that I am cabinet comes to have the last two hours in the can forward to tonight but. Limited view that I had a lot of other battle are wrong you must have a football team. I had slipped to pull through as an Iowa caucus your operatic death Gore's plea can't be thrilled with how this disease. On who's been rough hasn't been as good as maybe we thought it would. Now if only had to be how about Penn State not an awful pilots say that that's an makes no sense that it it doesn't make any sense I mean news I wish the pocket as would have had a better season safari take advantage of but it's. It is what it is that's coach football at things are gonna happen any given Saturday what's it been like can get back here involvement here at the casino what's what's it been like to be apart of this place. From the ground up to be involved in its opening to see where it's come now. Just talk about that process. It's an eye opening to watch a prop. Like this kind of take shape and it happens or phases we opened. The arena casino. In 2011 December 2011 it was. Entertainment venue was his whole slot machines that points in tables. And then we were building this facility to be here one do you view the full casino so let's face to reopen this property and and that's we got to really add all of our amenities you know are fine dining like the wood fired gross steakhouse in the kitchen assay and and the bars that you see ya on the gaming floor. And then when we opened this property over here than we could start work on on getting your Reno ready for provide these in venues. And once we open that earlier that more over here as far as the poker room and the Tim hazard. However it is an import in this business not to rest on your laurels and of the casino itself will drop people. You don't tell the at a time how important this is it to evolve at things to build on it and everything like that. You know this is an entertainment destination that's what our goal is and whether that's that's gaining more or that's you know great music or that's. Of food and and dining and the best we wanna try and focus on so. Obviously this is a casino so we wanna make sure that we're providing the best experience for people like to game but we also understand that it when does that we wanna make sure that we cater to. All couple had a president attainment. All right Carter well we've we very much enjoyed our day out here today and hope we can come back at some point. And thanks for your time your I was organizing Carter Baer director of marketing entertainment here that the Kansas our casino where we've been. All all afternoon the ten lizard. Bar and grill. And I'm coming back mum on May bring some friends here he thinks so it's. So they've put it long if they don't come I'll ask you are out of off of them I mean we'll figure that out at some point that this is a very comfortable setting absolutely defy you know odd that I can. Walk out what 25 feet and maybe win a million dollars in notes that I can see that had to drive five dollars on a penny slot machine and loss of very quickly. Now that's that's gonna happen. Welcome that happens to me one I've ever have a hotline to you that happens I think to everybody. Now it doesn't happen everybody except for the you know a select few who do when millions depth look at its erotic say what you dissent. The you know sometimes you don't think. Sometimes I wonder where you got your birth. Because you certainly didn't get them from our placard outside Atlanta of course a lot of winners I mean I'm sure you're you were no winners very smooth lines the that was the some states. Well Kenneth Talley apparently again in the police this segment. But the show you listening to the drive the father Jeff. Where it's at ten lizard barn girl it's open until 1 AM. Down here at Kansas star casino we are also brought to you virus CF board where you can experience the joy of saving money and we'll be back.