Experience Las Vegas – Entertainment Capital of The World – Las Vegas Insider
The latest happenings in America’s entertainment capital, Las Vegas:
Innovative Conference Space Coming to New Park MGM
MGM Resorts International and New York-based Sydell Group will debut a new meetings and conference space this fall as part of Monte Carlo Resort and Casino’s transformation into the highly anticipated Park MGM. With a combination of innovative non-traditional spaces and flexible design, Park MGM will fill an unmet need in Las Vegas for small groups, while also offering beautiful spaces to host up to 5,000 attendees. The modern conference space will feature expansive ballrooms, flexible meeting places and an outdoor terrace. The space will be highlighted by the city’s first Executive Meeting Center (EMC) and Ideation Labs – two meeting areas designed to maximize productivity for small groups. The main conference space will be completed in Oct. 2017 with the introduction of the Executive Meeting Center and Ideation Labs in Q1 2018. Spanning 77,000 square feet with 43 meeting rooms, Park MGM’s conference and event spaces will feature high-touch, high-tech meeting venues appealing to the ever-changing needs and preferences of meeting planners.
Caesars Entertainment Launches the First WeChat Digital Payment Program in Las Vegas
Leveraging its longstanding relationship with the world’s 10th biggest public corporation Tencent, Caesars Entertainment Corporation launched WeChat Pay at 16 select locations inside Caesars Palace, Paris Las Vegas and The LINQ Promenade, becoming the first in the hospitality industry to offer this prominent Chinese digital payment method in Las Vegas. As one of the top two mobile payment apps in China, WeChat Pay has become a part of daily life due to its widespread availability, ranging from taxis to supermarkets to hospitals. Now, Chinese guests can make purchases with WeChat Pay just as easily at Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas resorts. The currency will automatically settle into USD at the point of sale at a dynamic exchange rate.
Golden Gate Hotel & Casino to Unveil Anticipated Expansion
The iconic Golden Gate Hotel & Casino – one of Las Vegas’ original hotels – will continue its storied 111-year legacy with the official unveiling of its fully completed expansion project on Friday, September 1. Featuring interior design from Dez Motif and architecture by MOSER Architecture Studio, the renovation will nearly double the casino in size; add a dramatic entry way on Fremont Street Experience; and extend its high-energy outdoor bar, OneBar at One Fremont Street. CEO Derek Stevens and Mayor Carolyn Goodman will commemorate the monumental event with a special ribbon cutting ceremony. In addition, Stevens has invited special guests, local casino merchandise collectors Christine and Sheldon Smith, to be the first couple to set foot inside the expanded property. This will continue the couple’s tradition of attending every notable Las Vegas hotel and casino opening within the last two decades.
Legendary Boxer Mike Tyson Returns to Las Vegas with UNDISPUTED TRUTH – Round 2
The gloves are off! Legendary boxer Mike Tyson will return to the stage at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino on the famed Las Vegas Strip. Following the knockout premiere of UNDISPUTED TRUTH, Tyson’s stage debut, in 2012 and subsequent, sold-out runs on Broadway and again at MGM Grand, the champ will return to the stage for a limited run at Brad Garrett’s Comedy Club with Mike Tyson UNDISPUTED TRUTH – Round 2. Picking up where UNDISPUTED TRUTH left off, Round 2 will be a captivating and unapologetic look at the ups and downs of Tyson’s tumultuous post-boxing life and career. Mike Tyson UNDISPUTED TRUTH – Round 2 will debut Thursday, Sept. 7.
WOW to Make a Splash at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas
Prepare to be transported into a world of water, wonder and fantasy as WOW, the internationally-acclaimed production, will make its North American debut with a splash at the Rio Showroom at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Sept. 26. WOW is a water entertainment spectacular that transforms the ordinary into the extraordinary. The cast of more than 30 international performing artists, acrobats and dancers fly, flip, fold, dance and defy the imagination in a 180-degree theatrical setting that engages the audience from beginning to end with 3D multi-media projections, water walls, and holograms. Add breathtaking acrobatics, dazzling choreography, thrilling theatrical lighting, magnificent music and even finalists from America’s Got Talent, and you are sure to be wowed!
Wolfgang Puck to Launch New, Reimagined Spago at Bellagio
Wolfgang Puck’s legendary flagship restaurant, Spago, recognized for igniting Las Vegas’s dining scene into a culinary epicenter, will open its doors at Bellagio Resort & Casino in spring 2018. Marking 25 years since the fine-dining phenomenon debuted in Las Vegas, Puck’s now revolutionary restaurant heralded the era of celebrity chefs and haute cuisine that continues to define the city’s restaurant scene today. The new restaurant will offer an elevated experience, featuring an open-air patio with prime views of the iconic Fountains of Bellagio. Designed by architects Massimiliano Locatelli and Annamaria Scevola of CLS Architetti, and inspired by Spago’s original flagship location in Beverly Hills, the new venue will have a sleek look and feel. Guests will enter the venue from Via Bellagio on the resort’s north side, arriving into Spago’s chic lounge and bar. Adorned with brass fixtures, rich smoked-oak wood floors, leather chairs and couches, the focal point will be a spectacular bar and wine room lit by a stunning neon light fixture commissioned for the space.
the otheroom Now Open at the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace
For those looking to jump start their evening or find the perfect end to cap their night, the otheroom now offers two daily Happy Hours that are sure to leave revelers satisfied. Located just inside The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace right off Las Vegas Blvd., afternoon Happy Hour at the otheroom begins at 3 p.m. and runs until 6 p.m. A premier social hub, the otheroom offers the perfect spot to grab a drink and unwind outside on the casual patio seating in front of the Strip-side Trevi Fountain landmark or socialize inside the lively and upscale lounge.
Lip Smacking Foodie Tours Adds Venetian | Palazzo Experiences
Combining acclaimed and award-winning Las Vegas restaurants with the city’s most exciting experiences, Lip Smacking Foodie Tours has launched two new ways for visitors and locals to enjoy Las Vegas – Vegas Sights Worldly Bites and Bright Lights & Lip Smacking Bites. Treating tour-goers to the best of The Venetian | Palazzo, Vegas Sights Worldly Bites offers a stroll of eating and exploring around one of Las Vegas’ most impressive resorts. The 2 ½ hour daytime experience leads guests past iconic fountains, glitzy venues and people-packed promenades to signature dishes from the resort’s most lauded restaurants. Partnering with Pink Jeep Tours, the new five-hour Bright Lights & Lip Smacking Bites experience combines a full, four-stop dining experience of The Venetian | Palazzo with an exciting tour of the city’s most popular sights. After savoring tastes from SUGARCANE, Chica, SUSHISAMBA, and Bouchon, guests climb aboard a signature open-air Pink Jeep Wrangler for a fully guided tour of the Las Vegas Strip.
Vegas EXP Now Open at Grand Bazaar Shops
The first interactive digital store in Las Vegas, Vegas EXP, has taken the Las Vegas Strip by storm, dramatically changing the retail experience for shoppers who are be able to browse inventory, personalize, purchase and even ship their merchandise from the palm of their hand via smart phone. Vegas EXP, located at the Grand Bazaar Shops, encompasses over 3,200 square feet and features 28 digital screens with interactive technology transforming the traditional shopping environment.
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Las Vegas. What do you think of when you hear these words? For some these words conjure up images of gaming, drinking, dancing and other naughty things. It’s true, Las Vegas has all those things but it’s also an amazing, unique place that offers a whole host of experiences that will blow your mind without blowing your budget.
Take for example the Las Vegas hotels. Where else in the world can you stay in an Egyptian pyramid, a mid-century castle, a high-end luxury hotel or even Paris or New York? Each hotel on the Las Vegas Strip is an architectural wonder that is sure to amaze you as you walk through it and discovers its unique hidden features.
Experience the majestic fountains, beautiful flower garden and the awe inspiring glass flowers that adorn the ceiling in the lobby at the Bellagio. Relax and enjoy a gondola ride on the canals at the Venetian. Get up close and personal with an erupting volcano at The Mirage. Witness a swashbuckling pirate fight at Treasure Island or experience the sights and sounds of Manhattan at New York-New York.
When you’re done marvelling at the hotels, overload your senses even further by experiencing one of the many marvellous Las Vegas shows. The Las Vegas Strip is home to some of the world’s most artistic, colorful and magical performances. There’s sure to be a show that will satisfy both young and old.
Experience the breathtaking pageantry and death-defying stunts of the eight unique Cirque du Soleil productions. In the mood for music from the King of Pop? Check out the Strip’s newest Cirque show, Michael Jackson ONE, at Mandalay Bay. Is martial arts more your thing? Get a ticket to KA at the MGM Grand. Or if jaw-dropping stunts performed over water are what you crave, be sure to experience “O” at the Bellagio.
Not in the mood for Cirque, the Las Vegas Strip offers other brilliant entertainment. Laugh out loud at the hilarious comedy of Carrot Top at the Luxor. Be dazzled by the mind-bending magic of Penn & Teller at the RIO. Sing along to your favorite Celine Dion songs at Caesars Place or the Australian Bee Gees at the Excalibur. Or fall in love with Terry Fator and his puppets at The Mirage.
By the time you’ve checked out the Las Vegas hotels and shows, you’ll be running on empty. You’re in luck. Las Vegas is home to a whole host of world-class restaurants. Tantalize your palate with the culinary creations of first-class chefs Gordon Ramsay or Wolfgang Puck. Or if variety at a reasonable price is what you desire, check out one of the Strip’s many amazing buffets.
Before you turn in for the night, take a stroll through one of the shopping malls on the Las Vegas Strip. Las Vegas has a shopping experience to satisfy everyone’s fashion sense and budget. Experience the fashion-forward, high-end stores in the malls at Caesars Palace, the Venetian and the Palazzo. Check out your favorite brand-name store at Planet Hollywood or the Fashion Show Mall. Or if it’s not too late, hop on the Deuce and head to one of the outlet malls.
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