ATLANTIC CITY - Revel has put together a July weekend of rock, featuring Nickelback, Def Leppard and Poison all headlining at Ovation Hall.
Nickelback plays 8 p.m. Friday, July 13, with an opening performance by another premier rock band, Bush.
Saturday will be all about classic rock when both Def Leppard and Poison take the stage. Eighties rocker Lita Ford, an original member of The Runaways, is opening the show at 8 p.m.
Tickets for both shows go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, May 18, at Ticketmaster.com.
The announcement came after Revel also revealed award-winning DJ Calvin Harris will hold a residency at the resort's new HQ Nightclub and HQ Beach Club. He will appear at the club five times throughout 2012.
Star producer and DJ AVICII is also headed to Revel 9 p.m. Saturday, June 16. To get tickets for AVICCII, who is selling out arenas across the country, go to revelnightlife.com/tickets.
-Lauren Kohout, At The Shore