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Celebrate El Grito in Vegas September 13 - 17

El Grito

Spice up your next Vegas vacation with a little Latin-inspired entertainment during El Grito September 13 - 17! See some of the most popular Mexican and Latino entertainers, such as legendary musicians Luis Miguel at Caesars Palace and Maná at the MGM Grand. There are endless ways to celebrate Mexican Independence Day in the most exciting city on earth.

Mana performs at MGM Grand on Sept. 16 during El Grito in Las Vegas.Check out the fantastic El Grito-inspired entertainment lineup September 13 - 17:

o    Luis Miguel at Caesars Palace - 9/13 - 9/15

o    Carlos Mencia at Treasure Island - 9/14

o    GIGANT3s Tour with Marc Anthony at Mandalay Bay - 9/14 

o    Alejandro Fernandez at Mandalay Bay - 9/15

o    Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Sergio Martinez fight at Thomas & Mack Center - 9/15

o    "Knockout Kings" at MGM Grand - 9/15

o    Arturo Sandoval at The Orleans - 9/15 & 9/16

o    Maná at MGM Grand - 9/16

o    Mariachi Festival at Planet Hollywood - 9/15

Also, take advantage of these great discounts. (Contact the specific property for more information.)

The Mirage (Sept. 13 - 17)

Terry Fator: 30% discount

LOVE: 30% discount

Stack Bar and Lounge
  • King Crab & Jalapeno Tacos with a margarita for $25.00 

 

Rhumbar

  • 2 for 1 Spicy Lover and pineapple chipotle margaritas  
  • Happy hour from noon - 6 p.m. with $5 vodka cocktails, rum punch, Coors Light 
  • Patio fiesta with DJs from 3-7 p.m. and from 9 p.m. - 2 a.m.
  • Hookahs starting at $25 from 3 p.m. - 2 a.m.

 

LVH (Sept. 14 - 15)

Vince Neil's Tres Rios Cantina is one of several Vegas restaurants offering specials during El Grito.Vince Neil's Cantina

(From 2-5 p.m.)

  • Half-priced appetizers, Coronas, margaritas and tequila
  • DJ entertainment, $3 ceviche, half-priced Coronas and margaritas

 

(From 9-11 p.m.)

  • Half-priced appetizers, Coronas, margaritas and tequilas

 

The Oasis

(From 6-9 p.m.)

  • $2 Coronas and house margaritas
  • Free poolside concerto   

 

(From 9 p.m.-2 a.m.)

  • Free nightclub entertainment with half-priced Modelo beers

 

Third-floor Pool Deck 
(From 4-8 p.m.)

  • DJ entertainment, $3 ceviche, half-priced Coronas and margaritas


Shimmer Cabaret

(From 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.)

  • The Edge performs free of charge with half-priced Coronas and margaritas

Univision Radio's Party (Sept. 16) 1-8 p.m.

  • Several live Latin bands, great Mexican food, margaritas, games and fiesta activities. Admission is $10.

 

Stratosphere (Sept. 14 - 17)

Level 8 Pool Bar:

  • $3 shots (Sauza Hornitos Reposado, Sauza Gold, Sauza Silver)
    Drink Menu

 

At Level 8 Pool Café:

  • Beachfront Breakfast Burrito: $7.50
  • Jalapeno Cheddar Bagel: $6
  • Deep End Nachos: $8
  • Poolside Cheese Quesadilla: $8
  • Tijuana Caesar Salad: $9 (see attached
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  • Half-Pound Baja Burger: $10
  • Dos Alley Dogs: $7.50 (see attached
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  • Ancho Chili Chicken Wrap: $9.50
  • Cabo Seared Ahi Tuna Wrap: $11
  • Three-of-a-Kind Tacos: $9.50

Menu

 

Festival at Boulevard Mall (Sept. 15)

  • Live music, food, drinks, dancing and games

 

 



 

 



 



Show off your athletic side with Vegas Olympic Games

Maybe you aren't limber enough to pull off a split or fast enough to compete in a 4-minute mile like our USA Olympic counterparts. But, that doesn't mean you can't participate in some alternative Olympic-style sports, Vegas-style!

The Las Vegas Strip is 4.2 miles long, so get out and walk from the Stratosphere to Mandalay Bay and back for your own version of the 8K dash! (Or, if you are really adventurous, sign up for the upcoming Rock 'n' Roll marathon in December to run a marathon on the Strip at night.)

If you are into cycling, rent a bike and head out to Red Rock National Park for the day to tour the 13-mile long loop once or twice, or grab a canoe for some paddling or swimming at Lake Mead, just a short drive from the Strip.

Mystere at Treasure IslandIf watching gymnasts contort their bodies and spring effortlessly through the air intrigues you, get your fill of the truly amazing artistic abilities of Cirque du Soleil performers in shows like O at Bellagio,  at MGM Grand or Mystère at Treasure Island, or catch the circus acts with the kids at Circus Circus.

The 10-meter platform diving competition has ended, but that's nothing compared to diving off the Stratosphere
Hotel Tower's SkyJump - a mere 108 floors from the ground! You may not win a gold medal, but you sure will have a story to tell!

Ready ... set ... go!


Kick off your summer in Vegas this Memorial Day Weekend

  Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial kickoff Memorial Day Weekendof summer, but in  Las Vegas, summer celebrations are already in full swing!

     Las Vegas is home to the most lavish pool parties on the planet, so take advantage of the holiday and the ideal weather to show off your summer swimwear while swaying to the sounds of top spin masters.

     There's plenty of outdoor recreation to enjoy, too. Grab a foursome and tee off at one of more than 65 championship golf courses, set sail and go boating on Lake Mead, or discover a nature trail or hidden waterfall at Icebox Canyon and go hiking through Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

     Of course, the Entertainment Capital of the World always lives up to its billing with amazing concerts to appease every musical taste. Catch an intimate evening of hits with Santana at Mandalay Bay, rock out to Incubus at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel or catch a rising hip-hop star when Childish Gambino takes the stage poolside at The Cosmopolitan.

     Legendary comics will leave you rolling in the isles this Memorial Day Weekend, including Mr. Heathcliff Huxstable himself Bill Cosby at Treasure Island, ‘Rules of Engagement' star David Spade at The Venetian and venerable TV host Jay Leno at The Mirage.

     Follow that up with the best beats in the world at one of Vegas' hottest nightclubs! Check our official blog the week of Memorial Day to see what celebrities, recording artists and music producers will be appearing in Vegas clubs during the holiday.

     Make it a memorable Memorial Day Weekend and get your summer started in Vegas!

Stroll down the Strip for spectacular sights

 

Bellagio Fountains      Only in Las Vegas can you see dancing water fountains, a roller coaster, a volcano, a free show featuring sexy sirens, and more - all without ever setting foot indoors.

     Take a stroll down one of the world's most famous stretches of road, Las Vegas Boulevard, and take in a variety of sights as you walk.

     The roller coaster at New York-New York soars overhead across the Manhattan skyline, and just up the road, you can enjoy outdoor dining with breathtaking views at Cabo Wabo Cantina and PBR Rock Bar & Grill outside Planet Hollywood, Mon Ami Gabi at Paris Las Vegas and Margaritaville at the Flamingo Las Vegas.

     Of course, the Fountains of Bellagio and erupting Volcano at The Mirage are always marvelous to see, but continue down the Strip, safely past the pirates and sirens of Treasure Island, and enjoy the view of the Venetian Plaza and the Lake of Dreams at Wynn Las Vegas.

     A world of excitement on one block - only in Las Vegas!

Spend December with Cirque in Las Vegas

 

     If you're a fan of Cirque du Soleil, here's your chance for the experience of a lifetime in Las Vegas - the exclusive access of Cirque Week, a fan festival featuring Michael Jackson memorabilia and the limited engagement of The Immortal World Tour. 

     It all begins with Cirque Week from Dec. 1-10 - a 10-day series of exclusive events that will put you up close and personal with Cirque du Soleil. It's your opportunity to get a rare look into how these extraordinary Las Vegas shows come to life nightly, and this year, it's bigger and better than ever, with a welcome reception, exciting new workshops and guest speakers.

     Events include a workshop given by select key characters in "O" at the Bellagio, a state-of-the-art sound demonstration at The Beatles LOVE Theater inside The Mirage, and a peek at the business side of Cirque as well as a chance to go behind the scenes with Zumanity at New York-New York.

     Cirque Week participants will also enjoy a Mystere bungee demonstration and costume Q&A session at Treasure Island, a Viva ELVIS Q&A at ARIA Resort, a KA "Battle 2011" Q&A at MGM Grand and a meet-and-greet with Criss Angel at the BELIEVE Theater at Luxor. For more information, visit: www.cirquedusoleil.com/cirqueweek

     If you're a fan of the King of Pop, head to Mandalay Bay from Dec. 3-14 for the first Estate-authorized Michael Jackson Fan Fest, which includes an up-close look at Michael Jackson memorabilia, items from Neverland Ranch, a behind the scenes look at the creation of Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour with Q&A sessions with members of the creative team, and more!

     From Dec. 3-27, see the riveting fusion of visuals, dance, music and fantasy that immerses audiences in Michael's creative world and literally turns his signature moves upside down with Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour at Mandalay Bay. You'll celebrate the legacy of the King of Pop as never before.

     It's your once-in-a-lifetime chance to see Cirque du Soleil in a whole new way! Come spend December with Cirque in Vegas!

See the majesty of Cirque du Soleil in Vegas!

      Lavish costumes. Breathtaking acrobatics. Unforgettable performances. They are all hallmarks of every Cirque du Soleil® show, and no place knows that better than Las Vegas. A variety of Cirque du Soleil artists amaze and dazzle audiences nightly in the Entertainment Capital of the World, so make plans to see these spectacles the next time you visit Vegas!
Cirque du Soleil's     From the aquatic masterpiece "O" at Bellagio, to the sensual "Zumanity" at New York-New York, to the nostalgic and vibrant musical tributes of "The Beatles LOVE" at The Mirage and "Viva ELVIS" at ARIA, to the magical CRISS ANGEL® BeLIEveTM at Luxor, and unprecedented "KA" at MGM Grand and, of course, the original "Mystere" at Treasure Island, Cirque du Soleil shows offer something for everyone.
     You can also catch a special Cirque performance at Mandalay Bay Dec. 3-11: Michael Jackson - The Immortal World Tour. THE IMMORTAL World Tour takes place in a fantastical realm where we discover Michael's inspirational Giving Tree - the wellspring of his creativity. The secrets of Michael's inner world are unlocked by his love of music and dance, fairy tale and magic, and the fragile beauty of nature.
    Be mesmerized by a Cirque show the next time you're in Vegas! 

Celebrate El Grito in Vegas!

    Celebrate Mexican Independence Day in the most exciting city on Earth. Come to Las Vegas Sept. 15-18 and experience El Grito! It's a four-day fiesta honoring Latin culture, packed with concerts, parades and mariachi festivals.

     Latin pop artist Alejandro Fernandez kicks things off with a concert at MGM Grand on Sept. 15. Marco Antonio Solis & Ana Gabriel take the stage at Mandalay Bay on Sept. 16, the same night that Pedro Fernandez performs at the Cosmopolitan. You can also catch Latin music star Luis Miguel all weekend long at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace.

     Go inside the mind of Carlos Mencia for a night of great comedy on Sept. 16 at Treasure Island or spend the entire weekend laughing it up with Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias at MGM Grand.

     On Sept. 17, head downtown for the Las Vegas Latino Parade and Festival, featuring an array of colorful floats, performing artists, traditional food and family activities.

Mariachi USA Fiesta at Nikki Beach is one of the many festivities at El Grito.     If you enjoy mariachi, check out the 21st Annual International Mariachi Festival at Planet Hollywood.

     Celebrate Mexican culture Las Vegas-style -- at El Grito!

Laugh it up with the biggest names in comedy

David SpadeThe biggest names in comedy are taking the stage in Las Vegas this summer, so get ready to laugh like you've never laughed before.

How about a show about ... nothing? That premise made Jerry Seinfeld and his sitcom the top TV show of its era, and now he's bringing that same observational humor to Caesars Palace Aug. 19 - 20.

The "terms of engagement" for a great night of laughter with David Spade are simple - make your plans to see him at The Venetian Aug. 26 - 27. And you know everybody loves Raymond - you'll love his stand-up routine, too, when Ray Romano performs at The Mirage that same weekend.

Tracy Morgan leaves 30 Rock for a show at the Joint at the Hard Rock on Sept.4; Bill Maher brings his politically incorrect humor to The Orleans Sept. 10 - 11; and you can go inside the mind of Carlos Mencia at Treasure Island on Sept. 16.

Get your laugh on all summer in Vegas!

Celebrate your independence with a Vegas getaway!

Independence Day -- the ultimate celebration of freedom. No place shouts freedom quite like Las Vegas, so take advantage of the holiday weekend and plan a summer getaway to the Entertainment Capital of the World.

Grace Potter and the Nocturnals are performing a poolside show at Red Rock Resort on July 1,  Rihanna gets loud on July 2 at Mandalay Bay and it's always a free for all when Ted Nugent rocks at Sunset Station. Also on July 2, watch some fireworks from inside the Octagon at UFC 132 at MGM Grand.

On July 3, the New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys perform at Mandalay Bay Events Center, while over at House of Blues, Natasha Bedingfield takes the stage.

If you like comedy, you'll be laughing all weekend with Carlos Mencia at Treasure Island, Joe Rogan at Mandalay Bay, Mike Epps and The Anti-Social Network at the Palms and Bill Maher at the Orleans.

There are also several fireworks displays planned for the Fourth in Vegas, so stick around and enjoy the festivities. Life is Short. Summer is Shorter. Seize the summer this Fourth of July in Vegas!!!

A holiday weekend filled with Vegas fun

There's no better was to seize the summer than with an extended holiday weekend of thrills in Las Vegas! Life is Short, Summer is Shorter. It will be over before you know it, so kick off your summer season on Memorial Day Weekend with a lineup of pool parties, nightclub events and entertainment that you won't find anywhere else on the globe.

Nothing says summer like a day out by the pool, and Las Vegas combines the most luxurious pools with the top DJs for unforgettable parties. Afrojack, Kaskade and Deadmau5 take over Encore Beach Club this weekend, LMFAO and Erick Morillo are spinning at the Venetian's Tao Beach, and Cathy and David Guetta are at Wet Republic at MGM Grand on Monday.

The nightclubs will be sizzling, too, with performances by Flo Rida at Haze inside ARIA, Macy Gray doing a DJ set at Blush Boutique Nightclub at Wynn Las Vegas, and Nelly and 30 Seconds to Mars are at Chateau at Paris Las Vegas.

If you like to laugh, Las Vegas is the place this weekend. The legend himself, Bill Cosby brings his standup to Treasure Island, talk show star Chelsea Handler performs at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Daniel Tosh brings the laughs to Mandalay Bay, Ron White brings his blue-collar humor to The Mirage and comic/impression veteran Rich Little begins an engagement at the Riviera.

There are plenty of other great musical acts in town this weekend, too, including Barenaked Ladies at Red Rock Resort, the Go-Gos, The Script and My Chemical Romance at Mandalay Bay,  and Nina Blackwood's Absolutely '80s summer long event kicks off at the Fremont Street Experience.  And if you're an MMA fan, don't miss UFC 130 at MGM Grand!

Take advantage of great weather and unbeatable entertainment and kick off your summer in Vegas!

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