The Kalispel Tribe's Northern Quest Casino in Airway Heights is among 5 Resort's and Casino's thru out the United States nominated for this year's Casino of the Year award from the Acadamy of Country Music.
The other casino's nominated for the award include... Red Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas,NV , Aqua Caliente Casino in Rancho Mirage,Cal. , Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tulsa,Ok. and Winstar World Casino in Thackerville,Ok.
The award nomination is for Northern Quest's Pepsi Summer Concert Series which hosts several big name country and other genre concerts every summer. The announcement for the 2013 Summer Concert Series Concerts is due sometime in April.
The Northern Quest Casino Pepsi Summer Concert Series is a relativly new addition, added during the summer of 2011 to the sprawling resort located on N. Hayford Rd nearby the Spokane Raceway Park. The outdoor concert space features over 11,000 square feet of space and can play host to as many as 4,000 fans at a time.