MANDALAY BAY ~ Monthly Entertainment Listings

MANDALAY BAY Monthly Entertainment Listings

MANDALAY BAY EVENTS CENTER

UFC 170: ROUSEY VS. MCMANN
In what could prove to be her toughest challenge yet, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (8-0) squares off against undefeated wrestling sensation Sara McMann (7-0) in a battle of Olympic medalists at UFC 170 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center Saturday, Feb. 22. Rousey, a bronze medal winner in Judo at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, will take on McMann, who comes in as the most-decorated wrestler in the weight class having also earned Olympic silver at the 2004 games in Athens in free-style wrestling.

Date: Saturday, Feb. 22
Time: Doors are scheduled to open at 3 p.m.
Prices: $50, $90, $150, $200, $325 and $450
Buy: Tickets are now on sale at any MGM Grand box office outlet and all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at mandalaybay.com or ticketmaster.com.

Lady Antebellum

LADY ANTEBELLUM
Seven-time GRAMMY Award-winning trio Lady Antebellum will bring its Take Me Downtown Tour 2014 to the Mandalay Bay Events Center Friday, March 21. In 2012, the trio hosted more than one million fans across the globe in 11 countries on its first headlining world tour. This earned them Billboard Touring’s “Breakthrough Award,” Country Music Association’s (CMA) “International Artists Achievement Award” and they will accept the “Jim Reeves International Award” at the upcoming Academy of Country Music (ACM) Honors. Joining Lady Antebellum will be Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves.

Date: Friday, March 21
Time: 8 p.m.
Prices: $40, $70 and $90 (general admission and reserved seating) (not including applicable service charges and taxes)
Buy: Tickets are now on sale at any Mandalay Bay box office outlet and all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at mandalaybay.com or ticketmaster.com

IL DIVO
Il Divo, the record-breaking classical crossover group that has sold more than 26 million albums worldwide, will bring
IL DIVO – A MUSICAL AFFAIR: THE GREATEST SONGS OF BROADWAY LIVE to the Mandalay Bay Events Center Saturday, March 29. The tour is in support of the group’s sixth studio album, A Musical Affair. The album is Il Divo’s first compilation of songs inspired by Broadway shows including “Phantom of the Opera,” “Carousel” and “West Side Story,” and features stellar duet partners Barbra Streisand, Kristin Chenoweth, Nicole Scherzinger, Heather Headley and Michael Ball.

Date: Saturday, March 29
Time: 8 p.m.
Prices: $49.50, $89.50 and $129.50 (not including applicable service charges)
Buy: Tickets are now on sale at any Mandalay Bay box office outlet and all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at mandalaybay.com or ticketmaster.com.

acm fan jam

2014 ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC FAN JAM HOSTED BY FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE
Florida Georgia Line will host the 4th Annual Academy of Country Music (ACM) Fan Jam at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in conjunction with the ACM Awards show Sunday, April 6. This live remote location will give country music fans the ultimate pass to be a part of the show. Throughout the three-hour telecast from MGM Grand there will be live ACM Fan Jam performances via remote by Florida Georgia Line and other top-tier music acts.

Date: Sunday, April 6
Time: 5 p.m.
Prices: $45, $65 and $85 (general admission and reserved) and $250 (not including applicable service charges)
Buy: Tickets are now on sale at any Mandalay Bay box office outlet and all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at mandalaybay.com or ticketmaster.com.

JOURNEY AND STEVE MILLER BAND
Journey and Steve Miller Band, two of the iconic groups that helped define the “San Francisco Sound,” will perform at the Mandalay Bay Events Center Friday, Aug. 1. Journey has sold more than 80 million albums worldwide and has earned 19 Top 40 singles and 25 gold, platinum and multi-platinum albums since it started in 1973. The prestigious Legend of Live Award was presented to the group at the 2011 Billboard Touring Awards to honor the band’s contributions to live music and the touring business and to acknowledge their commitment to fans and the art of performing live. The Steve Miller Band is one of rock music’s all-time greats and has sold more than 30 million records in a career spanning more than 40 years. Steve Miller’s trademark blues-rock sound has made him one of the defining artists of classic rock.

Date: Friday, Aug. 1
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Prices: $49.50, $69.50, $99.50 and $149.50 (not including applicable service charges and taxes)
Buy: Tickets are now on sale at any Mandalay Bay box office outlet and all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at mandalaybay.com or ticketmaster.com.

MICHAEL JACKSON ONE THEATRE

MICHAEL JACKSON ONE BY CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
Michael Jackson ONE is a state-of-the-art visual and audio experience creating a theatrical evocation of Jackson’s creative genius. Guided and inspired by his music, four misfits set out on a transformative adventure. By journey’s end, they will personify the King of Pop’s agility, courage, playfulness and love.

Dates: Saturday – Wednesday
Dark: Thursday – Friday
Times: 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
Prices: Tickets start at $69 (not including applicable service charges and taxes)
Buy: Tickets can be purchased at the Mandalay Bay Theatre box office, online at cirquedusoleil.com/one or mandalaybay.com, or by calling (855) 927-5262 or
(702) 590-7760.

HOUSE OF BLUES

HOUSE OF BLUES CONCERT CALENDAR
All tickets are subject to additional facility fee and service charges. Some restrictions may apply to select shows. Tickets can be purchased at the House of Blues Box Office, online at ticketmaster.com or by phone at (877) 632-7400 or (702) 632-7600. House of Blues offers breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week and opens at 8 a.m. Contact the House of Blues box office at (702) 632-7600 for additional information.

DATE/DOORS OPEN ACT PRICES STARTING AT

February 6 at 7 p.m. Alejandra Guzman $40 (must be 18 years of age)

February 8 at 7 p.m. Stone Sour with Pop Evil and Stolen Babies $29.50 (must be 18 years of age)

February 13 at 9 p.m. Excision with Ill Gates and Dirtyphonics $25 (must be 18 years of age)

February 26 at 7 p.m. Pentatonix $25

HOUSE OF BLUES – WEEKLY EVENTS

Locals 1.2.3 Program: Attention local concert fans – House of Blues offers the Locals 1.2.3 Program! By presenting a valid ID at the box office prior to the day of the concert, Nevadans receive concert tickets with no service fees (valid for select concerts only). Additionally, locals receive a 20% discount (food items only) when dining at Crossroads at House of Blues Restaurant.

Monday: Live Soul Music from R N R. The music begins at 9 p.m. Complimentary admission for all ages.

Tuesday: Swingin’ Tuesdays with live swing band and dancing. Music begins at 9 p.m. Complimentary admission for all ages.

Wednesday: Nothing But the Blues featuring an evening of live blues music in an up-close, intimate setting inside the popular courtyard. Music begins at 8 p.m. Complimentary admission for all ages.

Thursday: “Loop” artist Phil Stendek performs. Music begins at 8 p.m. Complimentary admission for all ages.

Friday: Rockstar Karaoke puts the guest center stage with a full band providing the rhythm, guitar and backing vocals while guests belt out their favorite songs from a list of 200

Rockstar Karaoke mega-hits. Music begins at 10 p.m. Complimentary admission for all ages.

Saturday: The band Singles plays your favorite music from the ‘90s. Music begins at 9 p.m. Complimentary admission for all ages.

Sunday: Kirk Franklin Presents Gospel Brunch at House of Blues featuring a delicious All-You-Can-Eat Southern-Style Buffet with carved turkey, prime rib, omelet bar, waffles, salads, fried chicken, desserts and more. Live Gospel Entertainment takes place from
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Prices are $50 for adults and $27 for children 11 years of age and under.

Rock, Rhythm, Blues & Soul – The talented PJ Barth and his trio entertain the Sunday night crowd. Music begins at 8 p.m. Complimentary admission for all ages.

SPECIAL EVENTS

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL FANTASY CAMP
Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp provides music fans the opportunity to jam with legendary rock stars, write and record original songs, participate in master classes and perform live on stage in front of friends and family at House of Blues. Daily rock sessions are scheduled at Mandalay Bay and at Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp’s facility located west of the Las Vegas Strip. Discount hotel accommodations are available for registered campers.

Dates: February 13 – 16: The Ultimate Musician’s Fantasy Camp
February 27 – March 2: Judas Priest Rock Camp
March 27 – 30: Gene Simmons Rock Camp
April 10 – 13: Blues Fantasy Camp

Prices: Camp packages begin at $5,495
Buy: For registration and additional camp information, call (888) 762-2263 or visit rockcamp.com.

NIGHTLIFE

LIGHT NIGHTCLUB
LIGHT, the first-ever nightclub turned on by Cirque du Soleil, merges cutting-edge creativity with incredible music to produce a new kind of nightlife experience. Headlining DJs and performers lead the charge, coupled with exclusively built performance elements and visuals, innovative video mapping, lighting, sound and special effects, as well as avant-garde costumes and unique choreography imagined by Cirque du Soleil.

Designed as an experience to play with the senses, LIGHT offers far more than the traditional nightclub. Upon arriving at LIGHT, guests enter the realm of the unknown as everyone in the club is part of the show. The chic, fashion-forward 38,000-square-foot venue features state-of-the-art production, theatrics, and world-renowned DJs and performers. LIGHT turns on a new kind of passion and creativity, redefining a “night out” and creating a unique, memorable event each night. Featured and resident DJs include Skrillex, Alesso, Sebastian Ingrosso, Axwell, Krewella and Nicky Romero, among others.

Dates: Wednesday; Friday and Saturday
Hours: Doors open at 10 p.m.
Admission: Cover charges will apply pending day and special events. Guests must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID.
Contact: Call 702-588-5656 for more information

BLOW OUT WEDNESDAYS
The middle of the week gives new meaning to the nightlife industry with LIGHT’s recently launched Blow Out Wednesdays. Every Wednesday, guests will be treated to unbelievable performances by Cirque du Soleil and world-renowned DJs including Skrillex, Alesso, Sebastian Ingrosso, and Axwell, among others.

EYECANDY SOUND LOUNGE & BAR
Located in the center of Mandalay Bay’s casino floor, eyecandy sound lounge & bar features an inviting atmosphere, chic design and plush seating. A contemporary twist on the typical Las Vegas lounge, eyecandy combines revolutionary sound stations, intricate lighting design and a dance floor with an ever-changing landscape to form a one-of-a-kind sensory experience. This setting offers an exclusive getaway just steps from the casino floor.

Dates: Daily
Hours: eyecandy bar: Opens at 11 a.m.
eyecandy sound lounge: Opens at 6 p.m.
Admission: Admission is complimentary. Guests must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID.
Contact: Call (702) 632-7985 for more information

miX LOUNGE
Located atop THEhotel at Mandalay Bay, this hot spot is one of the most stylishly hip lounges in the city. The lounge presents stellar cocktail concoctions, an innovative bar menu and a seductive blend of music spun by savvy DJs while guests are surrounded by breathtaking views of The Strip.

Dates: Nightly
Hours: Opens at 5 p.m.
Admission: Cover charges apply pending day and special events. Guests must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID.
Contact: Call (702) 576-1551 for more information

FOUNDATION ROOM
Located on the 43rd floor of Mandalay Bay and showcasing the best view of the Las Vegas Strip, Foundation Room provides world-class dining and an unparalleled nightlife experience.

Dates: Nightly
Hours: Lounge Hours: 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Dining Room Hours: Sunday – Thursday: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Admission: Cover charges apply pending day and special events. Guests must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID.
Contact: Call (702) 632-7614 for more information
Note: Foundation Room has a membership program with exclusive benefits. To learn more about the services included in a Foundation Room membership or to schedule a personal tour, call (702) 632-4775.

MIZUYA LOUNGE
Live entertainment and dancing nightly with complimentary admission.

Act: The Rebels
Dates/Times: February 5; 17 – 18: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
February 12; 19; 25 – 26: 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

Act: The Limit
Dates/Times: February 9 – 10; 16 – 17; 23 – 24: 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

Act: The Guilty Pleasures
Dates/Times: February 4; 9; 23; 25: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
February 11; 18: 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

Act: Patty Janura
Dates/Time: February 11; 29: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
February 4 – 5; 27 – 28: 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

Act: The FAB
Dates/Times: February12; 19; 26 – 27: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Act: Phoenix
Dates/Times: February 6 – 8; 13 – 15; 20 – 22: 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.

Act: The Ali Brothers
Dates/Times: February 7; 14; 21: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Act: TJ Tyler Trio
Dates/Times: February 10; 16; 24: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Act: The Definitives
Dates/Times: February 6: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Act: The Paul Charles Band
Dates/Times: February 13; 20: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Act: Three of a Kind
Date/Times: February: 8; 15; 22: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

ORCHID LOUNGE
Live entertainment and dancing are featured Wednesday, Friday and Saturday nights with complimentary admission.

Act: TJ Tyler Trio
Dates/Times: February 5; 12; 19; 26 : 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
February 7 – 8; 14 – 15; 21 – 22; 28: 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

ATTRACTIONS

SHARK REEF AQUARIUM
Not your typical aquarium, Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay is a total sensory experience designed to transport visitors to an undersea ocean of fantastic sights, sounds and encounters. See sharks, sawfish, giant rays, green sea turtles, piranhas, rare Komodo Dragons, a Giant Pacific Octopus, a Shark Ray and Golden Crocodiles in North America’s only predator-based aquarium. There are more than 2,000 animals in 1.6 million gallons of seawater including 15 species of sharks! Shark Reef Aquarium’s newest members include a rehabilitated sea turtle from the Florida Keys as well as two juvenile Komodo Dragons direct from Prague.

Dates: Daily
Hours: Sunday – Thursday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
(last entry is one hour prior to close)
Admission: Adults: $18; Children (5-12 years): $12; Children (4 and under): Complimentary
Annual passes can be purchased; Adults: $40; Children (5-12 years): $25; Children (4 and under): Complimentary
***Nevada Resident Discount: present valid I.D. at the box office and receive a discounted admission price.
Contact: For more information, call (702) 632-4555 or visit mandalaybay.com or sharkreef.com.

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