Let The Countdown Begin… 5 Reasons to Ring in the New Year at The Cromwell Las Vegas




At The Cromwell, the Strip’s newest (and only free-standing) boutique hotel resort, your big Las Vegas New Year’s Eve can now be had in an intimate, sophisticated and stylish setting without missing any of the action-packed fun. Without a doubt, New Year’s Eve in Vegas is the ultimate party paradise, and what better way to ring in the New Year than at the center of the famed Las Vegas Strip? Need more convincing? Here are five more reasons you should bid adieu to 2014 and welcome the New Year at The Cromwell Las Vegas.

1. The Cromwell is at the Center of the Action


As they say, location is everything and that certainly stands true when it comes to The Cromwell. Set to celebrate its first New Year’s Eve, The Cromwell is perfectly situated at the corner of one of the busiest and most iconic intersections in the city – the corner of Flamingo and Las Vegas Blvd. The Cromwell is positioned right in the heart of all the action. Imagine being at the 50-yard line of the famous and bustling Las Vegas Strip – directly across from Caesars Palace and kitty-corner to the dazzling Bellagio fountains. The pulse of the Strip on New Year’s Eve is perfectly palpable from this ideal hotel.


2. The Only Roof-Top Hot Spot: Drai’s Nightclub + Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea

Drai’s Nightclub and global musical sensation Iggy Azalea are teaming up to create the Strip’s biggest New Year’s Eve party and live concert event on Dec. 31, 2014. As 2014 hits its final note, Azalea will take to Drai’s center-stage for a full concert turning the accplaimed nightlife venue into the apex for New Year’s Eve revelers, altering the 65,000 square foot venue into a one-of-a-kind live concert and party. Further welcoming 2015, the year kicks off with DJ duo ADVENTURE CLUB on Jan. 1 and multi-talented performer The Weeknd performs Jan. 2. Boasting unmatched rooftop views of the Las Vegas Strip and surrounding valley and perched 11 stories high atop The Cromwell, Drai’s will light up the new year via Azalea’s concert as well as with shows high in the sky with a 360-degree view of the legendary Strip Fireworks Extravaganza.


3. Celebrity Chef Giada De Laurentiis and her Namesake Eatery

Giada De Laurentiis

GIADA at The Cromwell will celebrate its first New Year’s on the second floor of the boutique hotel, overlooking the sure to be packed corner of Flamingo and Las Vegas Blvd. With three designated seating times throughout the evening beginning at 5 p.m., guests will enjoy a pre fixe menu complete with a selection of specialty dishes including antipasti, Braised Wagyu Short Rib with Barolo Reduction and Crispy Confit Potatoes, Chocolate Fettuccini with Pancetta and Peas, Spaghetti with Champagne and Caviar, among additional items. To book your GIADA New Year’s Eve dinner or for additional information, please contact 702-731-7778 or LVCityWideRestaurantGroupSales@Caesars.com.


4. Incomparable Celebratory Cocktails by Master Mixologist Salvatore Calabrese

Salvatore Calabrese

Bringing a new meaning to the lobby bar experience, toast to the New Year at Bound by Salvatore. World-renowned bartender, Salvatore Calabrese’s more than thirty years of experience shines with perfectly executed classic cocktails, never-before-seen espresso cocktails and signature creations. What better way to celebrate a new year than with an elegant champagne cocktail? Clink your glass with a Cromwell Fizz featuring 10-year old whiskey and champagne or Bunny Bubbles inspired by the Playboy Bunny Girls.

5. Rooms and Suites with Boutique Touches so Every Guest can Ring in 2015 like a Celebrity

Rooms and Suites

Ring in the New Year like a rock star at The Cromwell. With 19 impressive suites, ranging from a 723- to 2,550-square-feet, the Cromwell suites are strategically positioned for for guests to enjoy unrivaled views of the Strip from several vantage points, and are equipped with full-size refrigerators and mini bars that can be fully stocked and customized based on guest preference. Some suites at The Cromwell offer steam showers, deep soaking tubs, and popular gaming table elements including pool tables or pin ball machines.

In addition to The Cromwell, there are exciting New Year’s Eve happenings going on throughout Caesars Entertainment’s Las Vegas properties. For a guide to all, please visit http://www.totalrewards.com/las-vegas/things-to-do/events/new-years-eve.html

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The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Proudly Returns for the Third Annual Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival, August 22 – 25, 2013




The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is bringing a taste of The Strip’s dynamic luxury resort for the third year in a row to  Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival.  With a wearable art station by Artist David Shirgley; a mixology lunch with Property Mixologist Chris Hopkins, Chef Charles Phan (The Slanted Door) and Chef David Myers (Comme Ça) at Myers’ newest restaurant, Hinoki & the Bird and The Slice—a two-story mobile haven that emulates the essence of the resorts’ luxury rooms, The Cosmopolitan brings yet another year of unexpected experiences to one of Los Angeles’ largest culinary extravaganzas.

This year The Cosmopolitan introduces a new concept in the form of a wearable art station on Grand Avenue.  Event attendees can get inked with temporary tattoos translated from the work of English artist David Shrigley, whose art is featured on PAUSE, a digital art program in which the property’s 65-foot marquee is turned into a large-scale canvas showcasing work from leaders in the contemporary art world. PAUSE transports viewers to a thought-provoking place of contemplation and reflection.

Visitors to the station will have a chance to enter to win a two-night stay at the resort by posting a photo of their tattoo using the hashtag #LetsInkUp to Instagram and Twitter. Official sweepstakes rules are online. Throughout the weekend, The Slice—located at the brand new location on Grand Avenue between First and Second Street in Downtown Los Angeles—will act as a constant retreat for attendees, offering cocktails from renowned Property Mixologist Chris Hopkins, and prime views of the live entertainment.

When: Thursday, August 22, 7 – 10 p.m.
Where: Downtown
Giada’s Festa Italiana features food from iconic Italian chefs including The Cosmopolitan Chef-Partner Scott Conant. Attendees can visit The Slice for a relaxing lounge atmosphere and take in the sounds of DJ ?uestlove, while sipping on cocktails by the resort such as the Margherita, Mixologist Chris Hopkins’ Italian twist on a classic margarita, and Pyrat’s Treasure, a “tiki” twist on a Dark n’ Stormy cocktail.

When: Friday, August 23, 12 – 2:30 p.m.
Where: Hinoki & the Bird
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ Property Mixologist Chris Hopkins joins Chef Charles Phan of The Slanted Door in San Francisco and The Cosmopolitan Chef-Partner David Myers at his new L.A. hot spot, Hinoki & the Bird, for an exclusive four-course mixology pairing lunch. Hopkins will be front and center for a live demonstration of hand-crafted cocktails to complement this chef collaborated lunch.

When: Friday, August 23, 7 – 10 p.m.
Where: Downtown
Downtown Los Angeles’ Grand Avenue will be transformed into the Asian Night Market on Friday evening, hosted by Iron Chef Masuharu Morimoto. Attendees will enjoy Asian inspirations from chefs such as The Cosmopolitan Chef-Partner David Myers, Kris Yenbamroong and Kogi Truck.  The perfect perch to take in the sights, visitors to The Slice will sip on cocktails such as the Tea Ceremony comprised of Patrón tequila, lemon, Elderflower, egg white and Jasmine tea and lemongrass syrup; and the Downtown Heatwave with vodka, Cirtonage, lemon, chipotle pineapple syrup and Thai basil.

When: Saturday, August 24, 7 – 10 p.m.
Where: Downtown
With host Chef Curtis Stone, Lexus presents a strolling reception, a performance by Gavin DeGraw and over 25 chefs and 200 wineries offering tastings. The Cosmopolitan will celebrate at The Slice with cocktails like Let’s Get Fizzical with Café Patrón, yogurt liqueur, almond milk, garam masala syrup and vanilla soda; and Sparkle Like Diamonds consisting of vodka, yuzu sour, lemon, grapefruit-ginger-cardamom syrup and sparkling wine.

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is the city’s newest luxury resort offering a decidedly different perspective.  Located at the heart of The Strip, the resort’s uniquely vertical multi-tower design offers spectacular views of the vibrant city.  The new 2,995-room resort features oversized residential-style living spaces with expansive, one-of-a-kind private terraces.  The Cosmopolitan’s luxurious resort amenities include a 100,000 square foot casino; Sahra Spa & Hammam and Violet Hour Hair Nails Beauty; three unique pool experiences; Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub, a multi-level integrated indoor/outdoor nightclub and 150,000 square feet of state-of-the-art convention and meeting space.  An eclectic line-up of new-to-market retailers include:  All Saints Spitalfields, Beckley, CRSVR Sneaker Boutique, DNA2050, EATDRINK, Jason of Beverly Hills, Kidrobot, Molly Brown’s Swimwear, Monogram, Retrospecs & Co, Skins 6l2 Cosmetics, Stitched and Utique.  Signature restaurants include: Blue Ribbon Sushi Bar & Grill by restaurateurs Bruce and Eric Bromberg; Comme Ça by Los Angeles Chef David Myers; Estiatorio Milos, by international restaurateur Costas Spiliadis; Holsteins from Block 16 Hospitality; Jaleo and China Poblano restaurants by acclaimed Chef José Andrés; Scarpetta and D.O.C.G. by award-winning Chef Scott Conant; and popular steakhouse STK from The ONE Group; bustling culinary food hall Wicked Spoon; and The Henry, an all-day dining concept.

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Now in its third year, the Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival is a four-day epicurean event showcasing the finest in food and drink culture throughout Los Angeles and culinary personalities from throughout the country. Based amid one of the country’s foremost cultural destinations along Grand Avenue, the event spans the city and offers guests the chance to sample the cuisines and products from some of the most prominent epicurean influencers, while enjoying the sights and sounds of the entertainment industry’s brightest talents. The star-studded culinary lineup has offered guests access to some of the nation’s most celebrated chefs including the likes of as Thomas Keller, Grant Achatz, Guy Fieri, Giada De Laurentiis, Daniel Boulud, Tyler Florence, Scott Conant, Michael Chiarello, and local LA favorites like David Lefevre, Michael Voltaggio, Nobu Matsuhisa, Joachim Splichal, Ray Garcia, Ricardo Zarate, and many more. The Festival is presented with generous support from Founding Partners FOOD & WINE and Lexus, as well as Major Partners Delta Air Lines, JENN-AIR and The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. For more information, please visit www.lafw.com/.