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  • Dwight Yoakam has sold 25 million albums worldwide, and now this GRAMMY-winning entertainment icon will make his Wynn Las Vegas debut with a six-night residency, An Evening with Dwight Yoakam & The Bakersfield Beat, at the Encore Theater. Guests can expect to take a journey with songs, sights, and stories through California country music’s dramatic arrival and lasting impact on American pop music cultureWednesday, Dec. 4 – Saturday, Dec. 14.

    Beginning with the Dust Bowl Era, Yoakam will take the audience on a musical excursion exploring the history of the sounds associated with Bakersfield, Calif. through songs and storytelling in this exclusive residency. Yoakam will perform a variety of the music that influenced and created the “Bakersfield” and “California Country-Rock” genres of country music from their early beginnings to their commercial zenith, in addition to his own original music that was shaped and influenced by this legacy. The unique showcase will reflect the concepts that created his self-curated SiriusXM channel, Dwight Yoakam & The Bakersfield Beat. These and other influences have inspired Yoakam throughout his career, highlighted by 12 gold albums, nine platinum or multi-platinum albums, and nearly 40 singles on the Billboard charts. And now Yoakam brings his dual mastery of songwriting and storytelling to the Encore Theater, weaving a musical journey audiences are sure to remember.

    Buy tickets online or call show reservations at (702) 770-9966.

    Dinner & Show Pairings

    Before or after the show, combine your ticket to Dwight Yoakam & The Bakersfield Beat with a specially designed menu at one of four award-winning restaurants at Wynn and Encore. 

    Performance starts at 8 p.m. 

    Show Dates:

    Dec. 4, 6-7, 10, 12, 14 & Mar. 4, 6-7

  • Listen here:
    “Pretty Horses” 
    “Then Here Came Monday” 

    Be sure to catch them on Dwight Yoakam & The Bakersfield Beat (ch. 349) and also on Prime Country (ch. 58) this Memorial Day weekend!
    Remember: Channel 349 is not available on all players but is available within the SiriusXM Radio app on all smartphones!

    D Team 
    (Photos: Emily Joyce Photography)

  • Don’t miss Dwight as “Warden Burns” in Logan Lucky – in theaters NOW!

    Also starring Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Riley Keough, Hilary Swank, Seth MacFarlane, Katie Holmes, Daniel Craig, Katherine Waterston and more the film follows brothers Jimmy (Channing Tatum) and Clyde Logan (Adam Driver) as they set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.


    On August 10, SiriusXM announced that Dwight is bringing the Bakersfield Sound to the beach at a special invitation-only show on Wednesday, August 30. The show will take place at The Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett, NY and feature a variety of Dwight’s signature songs and covers.

    Dwight can’t wait for the event, telling SiriusXM, “It’s all fun and games in the Hamptons…  till someone puts me on SiriusXM LIVE! Get ready for some ‘Loud Loud’ Music at The Stephen Talkhouse!” 

    The show will be broadcasted live on SiriusXM’s Outlaw Country (Channel 60) and Prime Country (Channel 58) at 9PM ET on Wednesday, August 30. It will also be aired on the SiriusXM app and

    Dwight has also gotten the opportunity to curate his own channel: Dwight Yoakam & The Bakersfield Beat. Featuring both songs of his own and his musical heroes, Prime Country (Channel 58) will air the channel from Friday, September 1, through Monday, September 4.

    If you’re a Sirius XM subscriber, you can enter for the prize of a lifetime: a trip to New York City with airfare, hotel stay, and a pair of tickets for this exclusive, private show! You can enter and see more rules at


  • On May 3, Dwight joins an impressive lineup to pay tribute to the great Jimmy Webb at New York City’s iconic Carnegie Hall. Presented by City Winery, Dwight will take the stage alongside Art Garfunkel, Toby Keith, Graham Nash, Amy Grant, Hanson and many more. The tribute concert follows the release of Webb’s new memoir, The Cake and The Rain, available today, April 18. Tickets to A Celebration of the Music of Jimmy Webb: The Cake and the Rain are on sale now and benefit the Alzheimer’s Association.

    Get yours HERE.