Major concerts in the cards at new MGM National Harbor

Boyz II Men will perform at MGM National Harbor on Dec. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Boyz II Men will perform at MGM National Harbor on Dec. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Fish Leong, center, will be at MGM National Harbor Dec. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Fish Leong, center, will be at MGM National Harbor Dec. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

Lionel Richie will perform at MGM National Harbor Dec, 22, 2016. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
Lionel Richie will perform at MGM National Harbor Dec, 22, 2016. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

"Impractical Jokers" Sal Vulcano, left, James Murray, Brian Quinn and Joe Gatto will perform at MGM National Harbor Dec. 28, 2016. 
(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
“Impractical Jokers” Sal Vulcano, left, James Murray, Brian Quinn and Joe Gatto will perform at MGM National Harbor Dec. 28, 2016. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Bruno Mars will perform at MGM National Harbor De. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Bruno Mars will perform at MGM National Harbor De. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

Simon Le Bon, from left, John Taylor, and Dom Brown of Duran Duran seen at 2016 Outside Lands Music Festival at Golden Gate Park on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, in San Francisco, Calif. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP)
Duran Duran will perform at MGM National Harbor Dec. 31, 2016 and Jan, 1, 2017. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP)

Jim Gaffigan will perform at MGM National Harbor Jan. 6, 2017 and Jan. 7, 2017. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP)
Jim Gaffigan will perform at MGM National Harbor Jan. 6, 2017 and Jan. 7, 2017. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP)

Kings of Leon will perform at MGM National Harbor Jan. 12, 2017. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
Kings of Leon will perform at MGM National Harbor Jan. 12, 2017. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

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Boyz II Men will perform at MGM National Harbor on Dec. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Fish Leong, center, will be at MGM National Harbor Dec. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Lionel Richie will perform at MGM National Harbor Dec, 22, 2016. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)
"Impractical Jokers" Sal Vulcano, left, James Murray, Brian Quinn and Joe Gatto will perform at MGM National Harbor Dec. 28, 2016. 
(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
Bruno Mars will perform at MGM National Harbor De. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Simon Le Bon, from left, John Taylor, and Dom Brown of Duran Duran seen at 2016 Outside Lands Music Festival at Golden Gate Park on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, in San Francisco, Calif. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP)
Jim Gaffigan will perform at MGM National Harbor Jan. 6, 2017 and Jan. 7, 2017. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP)
Kings of Leon will perform at MGM National Harbor Jan. 12, 2017. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

WASHINGTON — If you love a Vegas-like experience, you’re probably thrilled with the opening this week of the MGM National Harbor’s casino in Prince George’s County.

But what if cards, spinning wheels and squawking slot machines aren’t your thing?

In that case, the casino’s operators are hoping to tempt you with a number of musical acts — new and older — over the next few months, starting with Boyz II Men, Lionel Richie and Bruno Mars.

Other entertainers lined up for appearances over the next few months include Sting, Cher, Kings of Leon, ZZ Top, Duran Duran, comedian Jim Gaffigan, Ricky Martin and Earth, Wind & Fire.

Here’s a lineup of musical and comedy acts coming to the harbor in the next few weeks:

Find out more about dates and times on the MGM National Harbor website.

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