Nightlife & Entertainment
March 9, 2020

Country Music Star Martina McBride Coming to Hard Rock Event Center Sunday, May 17

Country Music Star Martina McBride Coming to Hard Rock Event Center Sunday, May 17

Country music star Martina McBride is set to perform in the new Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa on Sunday, May 17, at 8 p.m.

Tickets priced starting at $50 will go on sale Friday, March 13, at 9 a.m. and can be purchased online via or

McBride has sold over 18 million albums and has 20 Top 10 singles as well as six number one hits to her credit.

She has won 15 major music awards over the years including the Country Music Association® “Female Vocalist of the Year” award four times and the Academy of Country Music® “Top Female Vocalist” award three times. She’s also a 14-time GRAMMY® Award nominee.

A Kansas native, McBride has produced a number of hits such as “This One’s for the Girls,” “Where Would You Be,” “Wild Angels” (her first number-one hit), “I’m Gonna Love You Through It,” and “Independence Day” (which won two Country Music Association awards and a GRAMMY® for Best Country Song).

Known for her soprano singing range, McBride released her debut album in 1992 and has since recorded a total of 13 studio albums.

Off stage, McBride is a promoter of charitable causes and a lifestyle influencer through supporting cancer research, combating domestic violence and helping children in need. Her charity initiative, Team Music Is Love, has been responsible for many successful fundraising and volunteer projects.

About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa

Owned and operated by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is one of the largest and most successful casinos in the world offering award-winning gaming, hospitality and entertainment. The casino features nearly 5,000 of the hottest slot machines, 179 table games and a state-of-the-art Poker Room featuring 46 tables. Additionally, the property offers a smoke-free Mezzanine Level Casino. The hotel is AAA Four Diamond rated and the property proudly offers ten restaurants, including the upscale dining venues Council Oak Steaks & Seafood and The Rez Grill, as well as the new elegant Italian restaurant, Cipresso. Recent openings include a new hotel tower, an elevated arrival experience, the Hard Rock Event Center and Rock Spa® & Salon. The resort is located off I-4 at North Orient Road and Hillsborough Avenue, about 10 minutes east of downtown Tampa. For more information, please call 866-502-PLAY or visit us online and via FacebookTwitterInstagram and Pinterest.​

About Hard Rock®

With venues in 76 countries spanning 262 locations that include owned/licensed or managed Hotels, Casinos, Rock Shops® and Cafes – Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s most valuable collection of music memorabilia at more than 83,000 pieces, which are displayed at its locations around the globe. In 2018, Hard Rock International was recognized as a Forbes Magazine Top Employer for Women and Land Operator of the Year at the Global Gaming Awards. In 2019, Hard Rock International was honored as one of Forbes Magazine’s America’s Best Large Employers, Forbes Magazine’s Top Employers for Women and No. 1 in J.D. Power’s 2019 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Study among Upper Upscale Hotel Chains. Hard Rock destinations are located in the world’s greatest international gateway cities, including its two most successful flagship properties in Florida and home to the world’s first Guitar Hotel® in South Florida, where its headquarters are located. The brand is owned by HRI parent entity The Seminole Tribe of Florida. For more information on Hard Rock International visit or