Tropicana Las Vegas to Ring in the 2019 Rodeo Week with a Spectacular Lineup of Events December 5-14

Tropicana Las Vegas to Ring in the 2019 Rodeo Week with a Spectacular Lineup of Events December 5-14

 

 In honor of the 2019 Rodeo Week, Tropicana Las Vegas is saddling up for the ultimate rodeo celebration with a lineup of daily and nightly events taking place December 5-14. Guests are invited to join in on the excitement experiencing a number of events, including the 65 th Miss Rodeo America 2020 Pageant , Bullfighters Only 2019 Las Vegas Championship , autograph sessions and much more.
The complete list of events during the 2019 Rodeo Week at Tropicana Las Vegas are as follows:

 

65th Miss Rodeo America 2020 Pageant (December 5-8, 2019)
Tropicana Las Vegas, Legends in Concert Theater
Pull on your cowboy boots and head to Tropicana Las Vegas for the return of the Miss Rodeo America 2020 Pageant this December. Featuring over 30 contestants, reigning State Rodeo Queens will compete in areas of appearance, horsemanship, and personality for the coveted title of the 65th Miss Rodeo America. The Miss Rodeo America 2020 Pageant allows young women to make lifelong friendships and offers the opportunity to create the most memorable experiences of their lives.

 

Tailgate Party (December 5-14, 2019, 12:00 to 3:30 p.m.)
Tropicana Las Vegas, Bullfighters Only Event Tent
Mingle with other NFR enthusiasts while enjoying music, food, drinks, games, and giveaways at the Tailgate Party prior to the main Bullfighters Only 2019 Las Vegas Championship.

 

Bullfighters Only 2019 Las Vegas Championship (December 5-14, 2019, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.)
Tropicana Las Vegas, Bullfighters Only Event Tent
The city’s toughest spot during Rodeo Week can be found under the Bullfighters Only Event tent with the Bullfighters Only (BFO) 2019 Las Vegas Championship. The premier league for freestyle bullfighting, BFO returns with talented athletes challenging their skills and abilities against equally athletic and strongest bulls.

 

Hooey Jam (December 5-14, 2019, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.)
Tropicana Las Vegas, Robert Irvine’s Public House
Following the exhilaration of the BFO 2019 Las Vegas Championship, guests are invited to meet the bullfighters and listen to popular country recording artists while indulging in delicious comfort food at Hooey Jam inside Robert Irvine’s Public House.

 

Closed-Circuit Viewing Parties (December 5-14, 2019, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.)
Join in on the excitement by watching all events broadcasted live daily with special closed-circuit complimentary viewing parties of the 2019 NFR in Trago Lounge and Robert Irvine’s Public House. Guests will have the chance to meet contestants of the 65th Miss Rodeo America 2020 Pageant, including the 2019 Miss Rodeo America, Taylor McNair before she passes down her crown to the new 2020 Miss Rodeo America.
Steer Wrestling Autograph Signing (December 6 and 9, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.)
Tropicana Las Vegas, North Entrance
Guests have the chance to meet top steer wrestlers Tyler Waguespack, Kyle Irwin and Tyler Pearson during rodeo week with two special autograph sessions.

 

Wright Family Autograph Signing (December 7, 10, and 14, times vary)
Tropicana Las Vegas, North Entrance
Meet with the family of top rodeo competitors including Rusty, Ryder and Stetson Wright on Saturday, December 7 from 2 to 3:30 p.m., Jesse, Spencer and Cody Wright on Tuesday, December 10 from 2 to 3:30 p.m., and all six family members on Saturday, December 14 from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.

 

Cowboy Comedy featuring John Wesley Austin (December 9-15, 8:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.)
Tropicana Las Vegas, Laugh Factory
John Wesley Austin has been performing on the club circuit for over 20 years, and it shows in his lightning fast, side splitting, and sometimes-outrageous stand-up comedy. His observational humor continues to captivate audiences, throughout the country!

 

Let’er Buck Party featuring Shane Smith & The Saints with Corb Lund (December 14)
Tropicana Las Vegas, Bullfighters Only Event Tent
Immediately following round ten of the NFR, join in on the final celebration of rodeo week with a special concert by Shane Smith & The Saints with Corb Lund, sponsored by Pendleton Whisky. Tickets start at $10 and VIP admission is $25.

 

Legends in Concert Holiday Show (December 1-30, 2019 7:30 p.m.)
Tropicana Las Vegas, Legends in Concert Theater
The award-winning cast of Legends in Concert, the longest-running show in Las Vegas at Tropicana Las Vegas, kicks off its annual holiday show tomorrow (November 20) through Monday, Dec. 30, 2019. This year’s production is more spectacular than ever with dazzling tributes to Reba McEntire, Elvis Presley, and for the first time in Legends history, Mariah Carey and Bono. Keeping with the show’s annual holiday tradition, local youth choirs and performing arts groups have also been invited to perform in the production, providing young Las Vegas talent the opportunity to perform on the historic stage in the Legends in Concert Theater. In honor of Rodeo Week, guests are invited to an exclusive offer in celebration of the all-new cast with tickets from $29.99 (plus taxes and fees) with code TBLICSS.

 

For more information, visit www.troplv.com .

 

Set on the famed Four Corners with commanding views of the Las Vegas Strip, Tropicana Las Vegas ®  – a DoubleTree by Hilton is a Penn National Gaming destination and boasts stylish rooms, suites and luxury villas, complete with acclaimed restaurants, premier entertainment options and a 50,000-square-foot casino. The resort redefines the expectations of today’s global travelers by providing a casually elegant experience on The Strip, all with a South Beach rhythm and vibe. The property also features Trago Lounge, award-winning entertainment from resident shows including Legends In Concert and Purple Reign, Laugh Factory Comedy Club, Glow® a Mandara Spa and fitness center, and restaurants such as Bacio ®  Breakfast, Oakville Steakhouse, Robert Irvine’s Public House, Red Lotus Asian Kitchen and Savor Brunch Buffet, plus on-the-go options such as Barista Café, Fresh Mix and South Beach Food Court. For more information, visit  www.troplv.com .

 

Downtown Las Vegas Events Center Saddles Up for National Finals Rodeo with Free Watch Parties, Dec. 5-14

 

DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS EVENTS CENTER SADDLES UP FOR NATIONAL FINALS RODEO WITH FREE WATCH PARTIES, DEC. 5-14

Downtown venue to host nightly watch parties with concerts, saloon-style entertainment, steak specials and more

 

Calling all cowboys and cowgirls – National Finals Rodeo (NFR) is almost here and Downtown Las Vegas Events Center will once again host free watch parties during the annual event. From December 5-14, fans can gather around the watering hole to watch all the rodeo action from the comfort of the venue’s 20,000-square-foot, temperature-controlled tent. The nightly event is free, open to all ages and will run from 6 p.m. to midnight.

To keep the excitement going, fans can expect:

  • Nightly concerts from Pepie’s One Mand Band
  • Large viewing screens to catch every second of NFR fun
  • Delicious food and drink specials

In addition to the evening events, Andiamo Steakhouse at the D Las Vegas will be offering premier 36 oz. dry-aged Snake River Farms American Wagyu steaks in honor of NFR. The luxe Italian eatery will age the cuts in-house for 100 days using a process that amplifies the flavor concentration, palate and tenderness of the meat. Only 200 steaks will be available during the week of the rodeo and guests are highly encouraged to reserve their $175 cuts ahead of time.

For more information on Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, visit dlvec.com.

 

 

About Downtown Las Vegas Events Center

Located at the corner of Third St. and Carson Ave. in Downtown Las Vegas, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is the ultimate entertainment destination. The 20,000-foot multipurpose space offers carefully designed layouts to create a unique and memorable experience for every curated event. Merging Vegas nostalgia with a modern touch, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is inviting to both tourists and locals and embraces the spirit of the city with an eclectic line-up, ranging from music festivals, sport viewing parties and more. The venue features a state-of-the-art stage, sound and lighting design equipment and can accommodate up to 11,000 guests. For more information, visit www.dlvec.com or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @DLVEC.

Andiamo Steakhouse to Offer Snake River Farms American Wagyu Steak Special During NFR Week, Dec. 5-14

Andiamo Steakhouse to Offer Snake River Farms American Wagyu Steak Special During NFR Week, Dec. 5-14

the D Las Vegas’ Italian Hotspot Will Serve a Limited Number of Hand-Crafted, Dry-Aged Steaks for Annual Rodeo Event

Giddy up, Las Vegas! National Finals Rodeo (NFR) is right around the corner and in honor of the annual event, Andiamo Steakhouse at the D Las Vegas will be cooking up 100-day, dry-aged Snake River Farms American Wagyu Steaks. The popular Italian eatery will have 200, 36 oz. steaks available, starting at $175. Customers are encouraged to reserve their steak ahead of time by calling Andiamo (702-388-2220) or by reserving online.

Premier producer Snake River Farms was founded in 1968 out of Boise, Idaho. The brand has created a revered local business that prides itself on being involved in every step of beef production. Their comprehensive and unique approach gives the steaks an unparalleled tenderness, buttery texture and complex flavor profile that leaves a lasting impression.

After dinner, guests who are looking to catch a glimpse of NFR action can head next door to the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, where free nightly watch parties will be held all week. Fans will be able to gather in the 20,000-square-foot, temperature-controlled tent featuring large viewing screens to catch every second of the NFR event. Delicious drink specials and concerts from Pepie’s One Man Band will keep the party going as the evening unfolds. The watch parties will run from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and are open to all ages.

Andiamo Steakhouse has become renowned for its gourmet Italian cuisine and a local celebrity hot spot. Some of the standout selections on their menu include handmade pastas, tableside Caesar salad and an extensive wine and cocktail menu.

 

For more information about the watch party events, visit www.dlvec.com.

 

About the D Las Vegas:

the D Las Vegas delivers the fresh, energetic attitude and fun atmosphere synonymous with downtown Las Vegas. The casino hotel boasts 629 remodeled rooms and suites and a unique two-level casino featuring modern and vintage floors. Cocktails, beer and frozen beverages abound inside the casino at LONGBAR and on the Fremont Street Experience at D Bar. the D offers contemporary American fare at D Grill, Detroit’s legendary Coney Dogs at American Coney Island and premium steaks and authentic Italian dishes at Joe Vicari’s Andiamo Italian Steakhouse. The Showroom at the D Las Vegas features outstanding entertainment ranging from award-winning dinner theater and Broadway productions to music, comedy and more. The venue was the first gambling house to accept Bitcoin as currency for resort accommodations. Follow the D on Facebook and Twitter.

DJ Rock Headlines Weekend of NFR Entertainment at the Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino

 

DJ ROCK TO HEADLINE WEEKEND OF NFR ENTERTAINMENT AT THE DOWNTOWN GRAND

As Seen on Tour with Luke Bryan, DJ Rock Brings His High-Energy, Country-Pop Set
To The Grand Casino Floor December 14th and 15th at 10 p.m.

Las Vegas’ Own Cali Tucker (Niece of Tanya Tucker) Takes Over Freedom Beat Brunch December 9th and 16th

As an official hotel sponsor of NFR 2018, the Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino has cemented itself as the place to be on the final weekend of NFR by announcing headlining performances from DJ Rock, as seen on tour with Luke Bryan and Cole Swindell. Based in Georgia, Rock brings his mainstream fusion of country and pop to the Grand casino floor on December 14th and 15th, along with his high-energy performance style that has earned him the number one supporting slot for some of the top country music tours in the U.S.

Performances are FREE for everyone 21 and over and will begin at 10 p.m.

On Instagram at @the_djrock

Helping rodeo goers recover from the night before, The Downtown Grand continues its NFR programming with live brunch performances from Las Vegas’ own Cali Tucker at Freedom Beat on Sunday December 9th and 16th at 11:00 am.

Born into Country Music Royalty, Cali had big shoes to fill as her Mother (LaCosta Tucker) and Aunt (Tanya Tucker) both hit the country music scene in the early 1970’s, launching their careers into legendary status. After being chosen as a participant on the hit TV show “The Voice” Season 6, Cali had made her own mark as a one-of-a-kind vocalist and the former “Miss Teen All American” continues be a sought after performer nation-wide.

On Instagram at @calituckerofficial

Shows are FREE for all ages and will feature a “Rodeo Brunch” experience for just $24.99 per person. Highlighted by BBQ Brisket, Spare Ribs, and Country Fried Steak this cowboy spin on Freedom Beat’s popular all-you-can eat brunch begins every Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and will offer up $2 Coors Light on tap.

Full List of NFR Weekend Entertainment:

FREEDOM BEAT LIVE (Free Shows, All Ages)

12/7/2018 | 7:00pm | Hazard & Co
12/8/2018 | 11:00am | Ryan Whyte Maloney
12/8/2018 | 7:00pm | Cory Brown
12/9/2018 | 11:00am | Cali Tucker
12/15/2018 | 11:00am | Zach Winningham
12/16/2018 |11:00am | Cali Tucker
GRAND CASINO FLOOR (Free Shows, 21 and over)

12/7/2018 | 10:00pm | DJ Greggy D
12/8/2018 | 10:00pm | DJ Greggy D
12/14/2018 | 10:00pm | DJ Rock
12/15/2018 | 10:00pm | DJ Rock

For more NFR information visit https://www.downtowngrand.com/nfr/

About Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino:
Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino is a unique hospitality and entertainment destination right in the heart of revitalized downtown Las Vegas. Located on 3rd Street between Ogden and Stewart, Downtown Grand encompasses an entire urban block of hotel, casino and dining amenities. The property features two 18-story and 25-story towers adjoined by a walking bridge elevated over 3rd Street, with 629 guest rooms and suites offering luxury accommodations that set a new standard for sophistication and style in downtown Las Vegas. Downtown Grand’s casino offerings include 25,000 square feet of gaming space with nearly 500 of the hottest slot machines, table games and a fully featured sports book powered by William Hill. Restaurants, bars and entertainment options include Freedom Beat, Furnace Bar, Art Bar, Sidebar and the award-winning Las Vegas steakhouse Triple George Grill. Partnering venues include the famous Hogs & Heifers saloon and Pizza Rock, renowned as one of the best pizza restaurants in the city. Downtown Grand features Citrus Grand Pool Deck, a rooftop pool experience with more than 35,000 square feet of entertainment and special event space, an infinity pool, restaurant and bar, semi-private cabanas, a fire pit and a grass seating area.

For more information, call (702) 719-5100 or go to DowntownGrand.com.

 

Golden Nugget Las Vegas December 2018 Special Events, Entertainment, Tournaments, and Gaming Promotions

Golden Nugget Las Vegas December 2018 Special Events, Entertainment, Tournaments, and Gaming Promotions

 

FEATURED EVENTS 
 
Wrangler National Finals Rodeo 2018

 

Free Live Viewing of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo – Dec. 6 – 14
Doors open at 6 p.m. nightly in the Grand Event Center
Barrel Racers Autograph Session – Dec. 7, 2018, Noon – 2 p.m.
Guests will be able to have their favorite barrel racers autograph items of choice in front of the Grand Event Center
DECEMBER 2018 FEATURED NFR ENTERTAINMENT
 
Jo Dee Messina – Dec. 6 at 10 p.m.
  • Jumpstarting her career, Messina’s breakout song, “Heads Carolina, Tails California” made her a household name. Following the success of her debut, Jo Dee posted nine No. 1 hits, sixteen Top 40 songs, sold over five million albums worldwide. She was also honored by the ACM Awards, CMA Awards and Grammy Awards. 
 
Tanya Tucker – Dec. 7 at 10 p.m.
  • Tanya Tucker may be best remembered for her debut single and trademark song “Delta Dawn,” which went to number six on the country charts. Tucker released the song at the age of 13; she became the youngest singer to have a major hit song on the Country charts. Since the song’s release, Tucker had major hit songs for the next two decades, and into the 1990s.
John Michael Montgomery – Dec. 8 at 10 p.m.
  • Academy of Country Music’s Top Male Vocalist of the 90s, John Michael Montgomery is famous for hits like “Sold,” “Be My Baby Tonight,” “I Swear,” and “Life’s A Dance.”
 
Ray Wylie Hubbard – Dec. 9 at 10 p.m.
  • Ray Wylie Hubbard started playing folk music in his native Oklahoma, and over the decades has incorporated country and blues to create his signature down ’n’ dirty, roots ’n’ roll sound.
Tracy Lawrence – Dec. 10 at 10 p.m.
  • Tracy Lawrence found success in Nashville in 1991 and has been a country music staple ever since. Hits like “Alibis” and “Stick and Stones” earned him awards and devoted fans across the country.
 
Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan – Dec. 11 at 10 p.m.
  • Dos Divas Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan will return to Golden Nugget Showroom tonight 10PM. Don’t miss this dynamic duo as they perform their platinum record hits including “Homeward Looking Angel,” “Sweetheart’s Dance,” and “I Didn’t Know My Own Strength.
 
Lonestar – Dec. 12 at 10p.m.
  • To date, Lonestar has sold over 10 million albums with hits including, “I’m Already There,” “Come Cryin’ To Me” and their smash hit, “Amazed,” which spent eight weeks at the No. 1 spot on the country charts as well as reaching No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. Don’t miss your chance to see them live at the Golden Nugget!
Colt Ford – Dec. 13 at 10p.m.
  • Colt Ford’s signature blend of country and hip-hop is a natural marriage of his two favorite genres of music. He has worked with stars from both genres to create hits like “Cold Beer” and “Dirt Road Anthem.”
 
Jamey Johnson – Dec. 14 at 10 p.m.
  • Eleven-time Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Jamey Johnson is, “One of the greatest country singers of our time,” according to the Washington Post. He is one of only a few people in the history of country music to win two Song of the Year Awards from both the Country Music Awards and Academy of Country Music.
 
52 Fridays Concert Series in the Golden Nugget Showroom
Golden Nugget Las Vegas has raised the standard for entertainment in downtown Las Vegas with its acclaimed 52 Fridays Concert Series. The resort presents a diverse lineup of weekly acts, from GRAMMY award-winning pop artists to rock and roll royalty. To purchase tickets, call 800-745-3000 or click here.   
The Grass Roots – December 21 at 8 p.m. 
  • The Grass Roots will be performing live in our Showroom tonight at 8PM. Their series of major hits—most notably “Let’s Live for Today,” “Midnight Confessions,” “Temptation Eyes,” and “Two Divided by Love”—helped define the essence of the era’s best radio.  
Vince Neil – December 28 at 8 p.m.
  • As the front man of legendary hard rock band Mötley Crüe, Vince Neil used his distinctive high-pitched vocals to define the band’s sound and lead them to stardom. Finish 2018 with a bang and come hear him live at the Showroom tonight at 8pm performing all the Mötley Crüe hits.
DECEMBER 2018 FEATURED TOURNAMENTS 
$25,000 Snowfallin’ & Ballin’ Slow Tournament – December 3 – 5
  • Let it snow! Test your lucky spins and cash in on this $25,000 total prize pool with a first place prize of $15,000! All 24K Select Club Cardholders can enter the tournament for $50.
A 24K Select Club card is required for entry to all gaming tournaments. For reservations, call (800) 777-5687 or email mycasinores@goldennugget.com Click here for more information
DECEMBER 2018 FEATURED GAMING PROMOTIONS

 

Stuffed Stocking Giveaway – December 17 – 20 
  • We hope you made the nice list this year! Invited guests receive a complimentary Stuffed Golden Nugget Stocking. All 24K Select Club Cardholders are eligible to participate by accumulating 750 Tier Credits during the promotional period.
ONGOING GAMING PROMOTIONS AND TOURNAMENTS
Daily Poker Tournaments
  • Play a hand in No Limit Texas Hold’em in the Poker Room’s daily poker tournaments. Daily Tournaments include two $70 Buy-ins at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. and two $50 Buy-ins at 3 p.m. and 10 p.m.
  • Compete in a special Sunday tournament at 11 a.m. featuring a $125 Buy-in and $5,000 guaranteed prize pool. Visit the Poker Room or click here for more information.
New Member Rewards Program
  • The 24K Select Club is offering new members who earn 20 points a chance to spin and win up to $1,000 in free slot play and a $10 match play. Visit the 24K Select Club for more information.
GAMING LESSONS
Learn to play a new game or perfect skills with Golden Nugget’s free daily gaming lessons. Lessons are held on the casino floor. Ask a dealer or floor supervisor for directions. 
  • Three Card Poker, Crazy 4 Poker, Let it Ride, Pai Gow Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold’Em and Mississippi Stud Poker 
  • Daily – 10:00 a.m.
  • Craps Lessons 
  • Monday-Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.; Thursday-Sunday at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. 
  • Blackjack Lessons 
  • Daily – 11:00 a.m. 
  • Roulette Lessons 
  • Daily – 11:30 a.m. 
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ABOUT GOLDEN NUGGET LAS VEGAS
The Golden Nugget Las Vegas is the most luxurious resort on the Fremont Street Experience, and consistently receives critical acclaim for exceeding customer expectations. The Golden Nugget now offers more than 2,400 deluxe guestrooms and suites; a high-energy casino featuring the most popular slot and video poker machines, table games, race and sports book, and poker room; world-class restaurants such as Chart Hours, Grotto Italian Ristorante, Vic & Anthony’s Steakhouse, Claim Jumper and Cadillac Mexican Kitchen and Tequila Bar; a luxury spa and salon; and The Tank, a year-round outdoor swimming pool complete with a 200,000 gallon, live shark aquarium and the H20 poolside lounge. Hotel reservations and additional information are available by calling 800-634-3454 or by visiting online at www.goldennugget.com

Buckle Up for Some Wild Laughs with Rodney Carrington as He Returns to David Copperfield Theater at MGM Grand December 6 – 15 During National Finals Rodeo

Buckle Up for Some Wild Laughs with Rodney Carrington as He Returns to David Copperfield Theater at MGM Grand December 6 – 15 During National Finals Rodeo

M life Rewards Pre-Sale Tickets on Sale Tuesday, May 1 and All Tickets on Sale Thursday, May 3

Get ready to bust your belt buckles laughing the night away with comedian and actor Rodney Carrington. He will return to the David Copperfield Theater at  MGM Grand Hotel & Casino December 6 – 15 during the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo (NFR). The comedian has been entertaining guests during this festive week for decades and knows how to make guests laugh their cowboy boots off.

Carrington is a staple on the comedy scene and has recorded eight major record label comedy albums, collectively selling more than three million copies. Morning Wood has been certified Gold and Greatest Hits has been certified Platinum by the RIAA. He co-wrote and co-starred with Toby Keith in the feature film “Beer for My Horses,” in addition to starring in his own TV sitcom, “Rodney,” which ran for two seasons on ABC. According to Pollstar, Carrington has been one of the Top 10 highest grossing touring comedians for the last 10 years and is on track to be in the Top Five in 2017. Carrington regularly performs to sold-out crowds across the U.S. and Canada. His Netflix special “Here Comes The Truth” as well as his latest album of the same name was released in October 2017. The album is available on iTunes and Google Play.

Dates:                         December 6 – 15
Time:                          10 p.m. nightly
Prices:                        $59.99, $79.99 and $89.99 (not including applicable taxes and service fees)
Buy:                            Tickets go on sale Thursday, May 3 at 10 a.m. PT at ww.ticketmaster.com. M life Rewards members will receive access to 
a pre-sale beginning Tuesday, May 1 at 10 a.m. PT. To join the program or for more information, visit mlife.com. Tickets can be purchased at any MGM Resorts International ticketing outlet, online at  mgmresorts.com/mgmgrand or www.ticketmaster.com, or by phone at 866-740-7711 or (702) 891-7777.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas Transforms Into National Finals Rodeo Headquarters, Dec. 7-16

HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO LAS VEGAS TRANSFORMS INTO
NATIONAL FINALS RODEO HEADQUARTERS, DEC. 7 – 16

Themed menus, country music entertainment, viewing parties and unbeatable room specials

 

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, an official National Finals Rodeo (NFR) host hostel, transforms into the ultimate headquarters with themed menus, country music entertainment, viewing parties and room specials from Wednesday, Dec. 7 to Sunday, Dec. 16. The property will offer a live NFR feed at Goose Island Pub and all casino bars and a free nightly shuttle service to and from the Thomas & Mack Center.

 

Within walking distance from NFR, locals and visitors alike can enjoy a western-themed menu at the 24-hour diner Mr. Lucky’s Café including Short Rib Scramble ($15) for breakfast served with wild mushrooms, caramelized onions, potatoes and garlic toast; a Wedge Salad ($9), topped with smoked bacon, crispy fried onions and Maytag Blue cheese dressing; Barbecue Pulled Pork Grilled Cheese ($14) with aged cheddar, pickles and Cole slaw; and Braised Prime Pot Roast ($19) served with jalapeño and bacon baked beans and creamed corn bread. Across the casino, Mexican cantina Pink Taco will offer the Cowboy Special ($30), a ghost pepper chili rubbed 14-ounce ribeye, topped with jalapeño relleno and served with a chipotle glazed grilled shrimp skewer, rice and beans and flour tortillas. Goose Island Pub’s rodeo menu will feature Beer Cheese Dip ($8) and Smoked Brisket Grilled Cheese ($14) with red onion, pickles and Cole slaw. NFR cocktail specials will be available at all casino bars and include Tito’s Sweet Tea ($11), a mix of Tito’s Handmade Vodka and sweet tea; Mule Wrangler ($14), made with Pendleton Whisky, lime juice, Ginger Beer and cranberry juice; and Barrel Racer ($12), crafted with Pendleton Whisky, Kahlúa, cream and Coke.

After four unforgettable and incredibly successful performances in 2015 and 2016, country music star Gary Allan will return to The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas for two shows on Friday, Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 9 at 9:30 p.m. Tickets start at $39.50 (plus applicable service fees).

 

Concertgoers can also enjoy free country music programming at Vinyl and Culinary Dropout including Daryl Singletary on Thursday, Dec. 7 and Thursday, Dec. 14 at 9:30 p.m. (Vinyl); Mark Wills on Friday Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 9 at 9:30 p.m. (Vinyl); David Ball on Sunday, Dec. 10 and Monday, Dec. 11 at 9:30 p.m. (Vinyl); Andy Griggs on Tuesday, Dec. 12 and Wednesday, Dec. 13 at 9:30 p.m. (Vinyl); and Ricochet on Friday, Dec. 15 and Saturday, Dec. 16 at 9:30 p.m. (Culinary Dropout).

 

Various country music memorabilia will also be on display around the property during NFR including signed guitars by Darius Rucker, Rascal Flatts and Chris Stapleton inside the neon cases across from Vinyl. An exclusive case for Johnny Cash, located across from the reception desk, will include a Martin acoustic guitar with the lyrics of “I Walk The Line” inscribed on the body, a shirt Cash wore for the 1976 United States Bicentennial parade in Washington D.C. and numerous accompanying photos.

 

Guests looking to stay and play on property can take advantage of the NFR Room Packages with weekday rates starting at $60 per night and weekend rates starting at $110 per night by booking before Friday, Dec. 15 at 10 a.m. Visitors can book online or by phone using the code HNFRE17. Offer is valid Wednesday, Dec. 6 to Sunday, Dec. 17. A Gary Allan Room & Ticket Package starts at $198 and includes two tickets and a one-night stay on Friday, Dec. 8 by booking before Friday, Dec. 8 at 10 a.m. Guests can book online or by phone using the code TGARYG8 for the general admission ticket package, TGARYB8 for the balcony ticket package or TGARYO8 for the orchestra ticket package.

 

For more information, please visit www.hardrockhotel.com or call 702.693.5000.

 

About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino  is Las Vegas’ off-strip playground, just minutes and less than three miles from McCarran International Airport. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel. The property is known for its innovative nightlife and music scene where acts such as The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Incubus, Foo Fighters, Carlos Santana, Mötley Crüe, Guns N’ Roses and KISS have all performed. Features of the property include the newly-remodeled 11-story Casino Tower with 640 rooms and suites, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites; the 15-story HRH All-Suite Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites, which has received the AAA Four Diamond Award; 60,000 square feet of casino space featuring Peacock High-Limit gaming and Asian gaming amenities; 110,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space, which was named a Smart Meetings 2016 Platinum Choice Award winner; more than $4 million in rare music memorabilia; Reliquary Spa; Kelly Cardenas Salon – a Paul Mitchell® Focus Salon; 4.8 acres of tropical pool paradise, which was voted as the No. 1 “Best Hotel Pool” in the 2015 USA Today 10Best Readers Choice contest; the world-famous pool party Rehab Beach Club; live music/entertainment venues The Joint, Vinyl and Club Domina, the home of Magic Mike Live Las Vegas; restaurants Culinary Dropout, Nobu, Pink Taco, Mr. Lucky’s Café, Goose Island Pub, 福Fú Asian Kitchen, Oyster Bar, Pizza Forte, Dunkin’ Donuts and MB Steak; a fitness center; trendsetting retailers John Varvatos, Affliction, Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co., Chill by Hudson, Hootenanny, Bezel, Day + Night and Shine. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit hardrockhotel.com. Follow Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.

 

Hard Rock International
With venues in 73 countries, including 179 cafes, 24 hotels and 11 casinos, Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. HRI owns the global trademark for all Hard Rock brands. The company owns, operates and franchises Cafes in iconic cities including London, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and Dubai. HRI also owns, licenses and/or manages hotel/casino properties worldwide. Destinations include the company’s two most successful Hotel and Casino properties in Tampa and Hollywood, Fl., both owned and operated by HRI parent company The Seminole Tribe of Florida, as well as other exciting locations including Bali, Chicago, Cancun, Ibiza, Las Vegas, and San Diego. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include Managua, Cairo, Wroclaw and Chengdu. New Hard Rock hotel, casino or hotel-casino projects include Atlanta, Atlantic City, Berlin, Budapest, London, Los Cabos, Maldives, New York City, Davos, Ottawa, Dalian and Haikou in China. For more information on Hard Rock International, visit www.hardrock.com.

Downtown Las Vegas Events Center Saddles Up For Wrangler NFR Week

 

DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS EVENTS CENTER SADDLES UP FOR WRANGLER NATIONAL FINALS RODEO WEEK,

DEC. 7 – 16

 

Downtown Entertainment Venue to Transform into Ultimate Rodeo Destination with Official Viewing Party, Meet and Greets and more

 

Downtown Las Vegas Events Center will welcome back a week of country fun to celebrate the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo (Wrangler NFR) Dec.7 – 16. The versatile entertainment venue will transform into the ultimate watch party destination, featuring free live-action viewing zones, hearty food options, nightly meet-and-greets with riders and much more.

The One-Stop Wrangler NFR Destination

Action-packed viewing parties will be hosted every night at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, where guests can enjoy live entertainment under a 20,000 square-foot heated tent. Viewing parties will take place from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. every evening during Wrangler NFR.

Get Up, Close and Personal with the Wright Family

Beginning December 7, guests can meet the Wright Family Bronco Riders at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center’s sister property, the D Las Vegas, a sponsor for the family of rodeo stars. The team has continued to dominate saddle bronc riding with world titles and gold buckle wins. To keep up with the action, fans can head to theD.com for The Wright Family’s meet-and-greet schedule.

NFR Deals and Offerings

the D Las Vegas will be an official NFR “Get Tagged” sight all 10 nights of the event, accessed through the Wrangler NFR Experience Mobile App. Once downloaded, fans have a chance to sign up for the “Get Tagged” promotion available on all platforms. The contest gives fans the chance to collect entries into a “Prize Barn” by attending designated Wrangler NFR Experience events throughout the city during the 10 days of the event.

 

About Downtown Las Vegas Events Center

Located at the corner of Third St. and Carson Ave. in Downtown Las Vegas, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is the ultimate entertainment destination. The 20,000-foot multipurpose space offers carefully designed layouts to create a unique and memorable experience for every curated event. Merging Vegas nostalgia with a modern touch, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center is inviting to both tourists and locals and embraces the spirit of the city with an eclectic line-up, ranging from music festivals, sport viewing parties and more. The venue features a state-of-the-art stage, sound and lighting design equipment and can accommodate up to 11,000 guests. For more information, visit www.dlvec.com or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @DLVEC.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas Transforms into National Finals Rodeo Headquarters, Dec. 1-10

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HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO LAS VEGAS TRANSFORMS INTO
NATIONAL FINALS RODEO HEADQUARTERS, DEC. 1 – 10

Themed menus, country music entertainment, viewing parties and unbeatable room specials

 
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas transforms into the ultimate National Finals Rodeo (NFR) headquarters with themed menus, country music entertainment, viewing parties and room specials from Thursday, Dec. 1 to Saturday, Dec. 10. Hard Rock Hotel is an official NFR host hotel. The property will offer a live NFR feed at all casino bars and a free nightly shuttle service to and from the Thomas & Mack Center.

 

Within walking distance from NFR, locals and visitors alike can enjoy a western-themed Rodeo Breakfast Buffet ($17.99) at the 24-hour hotspot Mr. Lucky’s Café. Across the casino, Mexican cantina Pink Taco will offer rodeo dishes such as “Chicharron Style” Pork Belly Tacos ($4), Short Rib Enchiladas ($14), Mar y Tierra ($25) and Oaxacan Chicken Mole ($18). The property’s premier dining destination 35 Steaks + Martinis will feature a menu fit for rodeo fans including Bourbon Glazed Baby Back Ribs ($15) as an appetizer, and entrees including Double Cut Berkshire Pork Chops ($42) and Cowboy Surf and Turf ($75). Hard Rock Hotel’s newest brewpub Goose Island Pub will serve Beef Stroganoff Smothered Biscuits ($14). NFR cocktail specials will be available at all casino bars and include Honker ($5), made with Maker’s Mark, Cruzan Mango and lemon lime soda; Hazer ($5), a mix of Maker’s Mark, DeKuyper Mixologist Collection Ginger Liqueur and fresh apple juice; and Heller ($5), crafted with Maker’s Mark, Cruzan Black Cherry and Coke.

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After two wildly successful performances last year, country music star Gary Allan returns to The Joint for two additional shows with special guests Chase Bryant and Lindsay Ell on Friday, Dec. 9 and Saturday, Dec. 10 at 9:30 p.m. Tickets start at $39.50 (plus applicable service fees).

 

Concertgoers can also enjoy shows at Vinyl including Mark Wills on Friday, Dec. 2 at 10 p.m. (tickets start at $25); Sam Riggs on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 10 p.m. (tickets start at $25); Thrillbilly Deluxe on Sunday Dec. 4 and Monday, Dec. 5 at 10 p.m. (no cover); CJ Simmons on Tuesday, Dec. 6 and Thursday, Dec. 8 at 10 p.m. (no cover); American Icon – A Tribute to Johnny Cash on Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 10 p.m. (tickets start at $10); and Seth Turner and the High Desert Drifters on Friday Dec. 9 and Saturday, Dec. 10 at 10 p.m. (no cover).

 

For the first time, Hard Rock Hotel will host the Bullfighters Only (BFO) Las Vegas Championship on Wednesday, Dec. 7 and Thursday, Dec. 8 at 1:30 p.m. and on Friday, Dec. 9 and Saturday, Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. The competition will take place on the property’s 3.1-acre lot, located adjacent to Hard Rock Hotel’s award-winning pool scene. A beer garden and games will also be available at the outdoor site. Tickets start at $25 and are on sale now.

 

The 2016 Tuff Fest, presented by Cowgirl Tuff, will take over Vanity Nightclub from Thursday, Dec. 1 to Saturday, Dec. 10. Attendees can shop two of the top leading brands in the western industry, Cowgirl Tuff Company and B. Tuff Jeans. Tuff Fest will also offer autograph signings by Tuff team members such as Lisa Lockhart, Kaleb Drigger, Kollin VonAhn, Angie Meadors, Sherrylynn Johnson, Jana Bean and Lauren Underwood. Shoppers will also have a chance to win $1,000 cash and a $1,000 shopping spree daily. Drawings will take place every day at 6:30 p.m.

 

Guests looking to stay and play on property can take advantage of the NFR hotel specials with weekday rates starting at $65 and weekend rates starting at $105 from Tuesday, Nov. 29 to Monday, Dec. 12. All NFR reservations include two complimentary Rodeo Breakfast Buffets at Mr. Lucky’s Café and two complimentary cocktails at all casino bars by booking before Saturday, Dec. 10. NFR fans can book online or by phone using the code HRHNFR6.

 

For more information, please visit www.hardrockhotel.com or call 702.693.5000.

 

About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino  is Las Vegas’ off-strip playground, just minutes and less than three miles from McCarran International Airport. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel. The property is known for its innovative nightlife and music scene where acts such as The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Incubus, Foo Fighters, Carlos Santana, Mötley Crüe, Guns N’ Roses and KISS have all performed. Features of the property include an 11-story Casino Tower with 640 rooms and suites, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites; the 15-story HRH All-Suite Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites; 60,000 square feet of casino space featuring Peacock High-Limit gaming and Asian gaming amenities; 80,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space; more than $4 million in rare music memorabilia; Reliquary Spa; Kelly Cardenas Salon – a Paul Mitchell® Focus Salon; 4.8 acres of tropical pool paradise, which was voted as the No. 1 “Best Hotel Pool” in the 2015 USA Today 10Best Readers Choice contest; the world-famous pool party REHAB Beach Club; live music/entertainment venues The Joint and Vinyl; Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co.; restaurants Culinary Dropout, Nobu, 35 Steaks + Martinis, Pink Taco, Mr. Lucky’s Café, Goose Island Pub and 福Fú Asian Kitchen; a fitness center; and trendsetting retailers John Varvatos and Affliction. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit hardrockhotel.com. Follow Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.

Gary Allan Returns to The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, December 9 & December 10

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GARY ALLAN
RETURNS TO THE JOINT AT HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9 AND
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10

 

Tickets on sale Friday, September 16 at 10 a.m.

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After two wildly successful performances last year, country music star Gary Allan returns to The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas for two additional shows on Friday, December 9 and Saturday, December 10 at 9:30 p.m. The shows will take place during National Finals Rodeo (NFR) week at Hard Rock Hotel, an NFR host hotel. Tickets go on sale Friday, September 16 at 10 a.m.

 

With the allure of a modern day outlaw, Allan has won over fans, peers and critics with his signature blend of smoldering vocals, rebellious lyrics and raucous live performances. While becoming a force on the country music scene, he has remained true to his artistic voice each step of the way.

 

Allan just re-signed with Universal Music Group Nashville, the label home for the entirety of his twenty-year career. “Do You Wish It Was Me?,” the debut single from his upcoming EMI Nashville release, hit radio this June. The single was co-written by Allan, Jonathan Singleton and Andrew Dorff and co-produced by Allan and Greg Droman.

 

His last album, Set You Free, topped the Billboard 200 Pop Chart, a career first for Allan.  The album also made its debut at the top of the Billboard Country Album chart for the fourth time in a row and produced his fifth #1 country radio chart topper with “Every Storm Runs Out Of Rain.”  The California native released his first album, Used Heart for Sale, in 1996 and since then has released eight additional studio albums selling over 7 million copies, has been certified platinum on three back-to-back albums, and has been certified gold five times.  Allan has five #1 hits at country radio, fourteen Top 10 hits to his credit and has amassed over 270 million total streams.  He’s described as “dark and dreamy” in Entertainment Weekly, “soulful and rough around the edges” in Playboy and deemed a “maverick” by Rolling Stone.  He sells out venues as a headliner from NY to LA, appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Live with Kelly and Michael and Jimmy Kimmel Live. He has also landed on the covers of Country Weekly, Pollstar and People magazine.

 

Tickets start at $39.50 (plus applicable service fees) and go on sale Friday, September 16 at 10 a.m. at the Hard Rock Hotel box office, by calling 888.9.AXS.TIX or online at www.axs.com. For VIP ticket packages including premium seating options, please contact jointvip@hrhvegas.com. For groups of 12 or more, please call 702.693.4017 or contact darnson@hrhvegas.com.

 

For more information on Gary Allan, please visit www.garyallan.com, Facebook or Twitter.

 

About The Joint

The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas is a 4,255-person capacity venue that serves as a sophisticated, intimate and unparalleled entertainment destination. The Joint features seven luxury suites, a VIP studio level, state-of-the-art sound system, superior video system and a production package tailor-made for artist comfort. It has received numerous accolades including “No. 1 Hottest Club in America” award by Billboard Magazine, “Best Live Music Venue in Las Vegas” by MetroWize.com, “Best New Major Concert Venue” at the Pollstar Awards, “Best Live Music Venue” in AOL City’s Best awards, “Best Rock Residency Program” by Las Vegas Weekly, “Best Concert Venue” by Las Vegas Review-Journal and more. The Joint delivers unforgettable live music experiences with performances by both legendary and groundbreaking artists including Paul McCartney, the Killers, Bon Jovi, Kenny Chesney, Nine Inch Nails, The Who, Imagine Dragons, Prince, Arcade Fire, Muse, Drake and No Doubt. The venue has been home to successful residencies with Carlos Santana, Tiësto, Mötley Crüe, Guns N’ Roses, Def Leppard, KISS, Rascal Flatts and Journey. Follow The Joint on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.

 

About AEG Live

AEG Live is one of the largest live music companies in the world.  The company is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performances, including producing and promoting global and regional concert tours, music events and world-renowned festivals.  AEG Live operates in North America, Europe and Asia through 16 regional offices that support its tours which include such artists as Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Kenny Chesney; produce or support over 25 music festivals, including the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival; and owns, manages or books more than 60 clubs and theaters. AEG Live presents more than 8,000 shows annually worldwide and conducts business under such globally renowned brands as AEG Live, Goldenvoice, Concerts West, Messina Touring Group, Marshall Arts LTD, and Madison House Presents. The company operates The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas and produces residency shows there including Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Rod Stewart, Reba, Brooks & Dunn and Jerry Seinfeld; is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas; and produces limited-engagement performances at The Venetian Theatre including Moody Blues and John Fogerty. For more information visit aeglive.com.

Country Music & More for NFR: PBR Rock Bar & Grill December Listings

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Country Music & More for NFR: PBR Rock Bar & Grill December Listings

 

 

December Special Events and Promotions
NFR Events and Promotions—UPDATED
Dec. 3-12

 

Drink Specials
Throughout the extended NFR week, PBR will offer specials on Pendleton and Crown Royal drinks ($8) and Coors Light and Coors Banquet Beers ($5), along with nightly events including live music, country karaoke and bull riding.

 

Events and Performances
Nightly
Bull Riding Competitions – hosted by Robbie Hodges
Famed rodeo clown Robbie Hodges will serve as guest host at PBR for nightly bull riding competitions. Guests can take a ride on the famed mechanical bull for a shot at great prizes and free drinks.

 

Thursday, Dec. 3 and 10
Cowgirls and Cocktails Party
From 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. each Thursday during NFR (Dec. 3 and 10), all the hottest cowgirls of Las Vegas will gather at PBR Rock Bar for one of the best parties around. Entry is $5, and the ladies will enjoy $1 drinks. With bull riding competitions and other great specials for NFR, PBR Rock Bar is the place to be on Thursdays during NFR.

 

Sunday, Dec. 6
LIVE MUSIC – Luke Kaufman Band
Luke Kaufman, the Carolina Cowboy himself, will perform with his band at PBR on Sunday, Dec. 6, immediately following Sunday Night Football.

 

Monday, Dec. 7
Country Night
After the football action winds down, the country dustup gets turned up. With drink specials on Jack Daniel’s and Jack Honey ($7), $5 select beers and $5 you-call-its for ladies, Monday Dec. 7 is Country Night in Vegas, and it all happens at PBR Rock Bar & Grill.

 

Wednesday, Dec. 9
KARAOKE – Country Style
PBR Rock Bar & Grill will host Country Karaoke Night, beginning at 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9. With NFR in town, everyone gets a little bit of country fever. There’s no better way to entertain friends in low places than putting on your boots and singing a little country tune. Guests will get a free shot with every performance (at the bartender’s discretion, of course).

 

New Year’s Eve Party—UPDATED
Thursday, Dec. 31
Voted Best of Las Vegas’ Best Country Bar in 2015, PBR Rock Bar is offering open bar packages to make sure partiers have a good time this New Year’s Eve. The restaurant offers unparalleled views of the Strip from its patio, the perfect location to view all the evening’s fireworks and festivities. The revelry begins at 9 p.m. when Rock Bar and the patio open to ticketed guests. Tickets for the evening include an open bar that will be valid from 9 p.m. to midnight. Early bird pricing is currently in effect—Call Open Bar is offered at $75 and Premium Open Bar at $100. The Grill will remain open, free of cover charge, for diners. All guests will ring in the New Year in style with a complimentary glass of champagne at midnight. Tickets can be purchased at the following link: http://bit.ly/1HUwbol

 

Football Watch Party Packages
PBR Rock Bar & Grill has been football headquarters all season with open bar specials, delicious appetizers and a prime football-viewing experience. The restaurant offers a $125 package that includes guaranteed seating, all-day open bar, and one appetizer. Cheer on your favorite team (and trash talk your rivals) on PBR Rock Bar’s 105 HDTVs while enjoying comfort food favorites like the Turkey Jamwich ($12) and Mini Corndogs ($8). The restaurant is giving away jerseys on Monday nights, with one raffle ticket given to guests per Ketel One drink purchase.

 

Daily Specials
2-for-1 Beer Pong – 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Guests who buy one pitcher of Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) for beer pong will get a second pitcher for a game of pong on the house. Tables and ping-pong balls are provided; pitchers of PBR cost $22 each.

 

Drinking GamesAll day, every day!
Stop in at the bar and pick your poison – then head over to one of our many drinking games and relive the good old years! Beer pong, flip-cup, chess, checkers, battleship, Jenga –PBR Rock Bar has it all! Guests are responsible for purchasing their own alcohol – games are free to play with a drink of choice.

 

Beer TowersAll day, every day!
For just $35, guests can bring the tap to their table. A 100-ounce personal beer tower makes the perfect centerpiece for any gathering.

 

Monday-Friday Specials
Happy Hour – 2 to 6 p.m.
Get more bang for your buck during PBR Rock Bar’s Happy Hour from Monday through Friday. Nosh on $5 or $7 small plates, and sip $5 specialty cocktails. Small plate choices include Marinated Olives, Caprese salad with marinated grape tomatoes, mozzarella and basil, Strawberries with Balsamic and Goat Cheese, French Bread Margherita Pizza and Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Dippers. Drinks like the Buffalo Stampede, Hat Bender and Caribbean Sunset are also on the table.

 

Mondays
Country Night Mondays9 p.m.
PBR Rock Bar is living up to its name as Best of Las Vegas’ “Best Country Bar 2015” by hosting Country Night Mondays every week after Monday night’s pro football action. Guests can expect great drinks including $7 Jack and Jack Honey, $5 beers and $5 You-Call-Its for ladies. Hop on the venue’s mechanical bull, jam out to the best country tunes and dust off those line dancing skills!

 

Tuesdays
Beer Pong Wars – 9 p.m.
Want to cash in on what you really learned at college? Head to PBR Rock Bar for the Beer Pong Tournament every Tuesday night at 9 p.m. $200 in cash will be awarded to the winners and a $25 open bar is in effect until 2 a.m.

 

Wednesdays
Rock Bar Karaoke 10 p.m.
On Wednesday nights, PBR Rock Bar guests are the stars! Guests can grab a bite and rock the mic with PBR Rock Bar Karaoke and enjoy the scene as fellow crooners, rockers and pop stars take to the stage in outrageous karaoke action. Grab a drink, saddle up and let the karaoke fun begin!

 

Thursdays
Ladies’ Night – 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
PBR Rock Bar honors the lovely ladies of Las Vegas every Thursday night from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. With purchase of a $5 wristband, ladies get access to $1 Pinnacle Vodka drinks. So whether for a cheap drink or a cheap date, we’ve got it covered.

 

The Axis Discount
10 Percent off for Concert-Goers
Customers who present a ticket stub from any act at The Axis will receive a 10 percent discount at PBR Rock Bar & Grill.

 

About PBR Rock Bar & Grill:
PBR Rock Bar & Grill is the hottest spot in Las Vegas offering beers and bulls in its sprawling, 16,800-square-foot venue. Open daily from 8 a.m. until the early morning hours, with happy hour specials Monday through Friday from 2 until 6 p.m., PBR Rock Bar & Grill offers guests hearty, American comfort food and barbecue around the clock. Beautiful babes and bad ass bull riders are dared to attempt to defy gravity on PBR Rock Bar & Grill’s daunting, hydraulic mechanical bull.

 

Located at the center of the world-famous Las Vegas Strip at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, PBR Rock Bar & Grill’s expansive 3,000-square-foot patio gives patrons a front-row seat to all of the action. Complete with 105 wall-to-wall high-definition televisions and four projectors, PBR Rock Bar & Grill provides sports enthusiasts with the perfect game-day retreat. For more information, call 702.750.1685 or visit www.pbrrockbar.com. Follow PBR Rock Bar on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook.

 

About Miracle Mile Shops:
Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino features more than a mile of 200 shops, tempting restaurants and live entertainment venues at the heart of the famed Las Vegas Strip.  The center is home to PBR Rock Bar & Grill, boasting a Strip-side location with excellent food, drinks and bull riding; M·A·C Cosmetics, a leading brand of professional cosmetics; H&M; UK-based global retailer French Connection; Sephora; Chicago popcorn legend Garrett Popcorn Shops’ only Las Vegas location; GUESS; BCBGMAXAZRIA; Desigual; 15,000-square-foot bar and restaurant Cabo Wabo® Cantina; Las Vegas’ very own Sin City Brewing Co.; Club Tattoo, featuring some of the best tattoo artists and body piercers in the nation; the first House of Hoops by Foot Locker in the city; as well as a multi-million dollar fountain show.  Miracle Mile Shops is owned by Tristar Capital and RFR Holding LLC, in conjunction with leasing and marketing consultant Robert K. Futterman & Associates LLC.

 

Miracle Mile Shops is open 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. Sunday – Thursday and 10 a.m. – midnight Friday – Saturday. For more information, call (888) 800-8284 or visit www.miraclemileshopslv.com. Keep up with the latest Miracle Mile Shops news via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

 

Get Buck Wild at The Sayers Club During the 2015 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, Dec. 4-5 and 11-12

Las Vegas is about to get buck wild as NFR makes it way to town, bringing with it an immense crowd of cowboys and girls looking for the best way to experience Sin City. Taking place Dec. 3 – 12, NFR will offer a variety of events ranging from anthems and trade shows to after parties and hoedowns.

 

Those looking to party at one of Las Vegas’ hottest live music venues during NFR week will have the opportunity to check out Buckin Fridays at The Sayers Club while in town. Taking place on Friday, Dec. 4 and Friday, Dec. 11 with a special open on Saturday, Dec. 5 in celebration of NFR, the new weekly event offers a unique blend of top country hits with a rock-music-flair, providing an exciting, alternative nightlife experience for NFR participants. Each Friday, The Sayers Club will transform into a southern sensation featuring a specially curated playlist by Ben Carey, former member of the award-winning rock band Lifehouse. Buckin Fridays also boasts an impressive new country rock band consisting of Mariah Carey’s longtime drummer Gigi Gonaway, American Idol contender Jared Berry and more. In addition, Billboard chart-topping country music heartthrob Justin Adams will make his highly anticipated debut at The Sayers Club on Saturday, Dec. 12 in honor of NFR, bringing his infectious energy and captivating country music to SLS Las Vegas.

 

Doors to all events open at 10 p.m. Tickets are $10 and on sale now at www.thesayersclublv.com.

 

NFR week lineup at The Sayers Club:

  • 4 – Buckin Fridays
  • 5 – Buckin Saturday: Special Rodeo Edition
  • 11 – Buckin Fridays
  • 12 – Justin Adams

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Photo credit for the Ben Carey image Anthony Mair.

Kick Up Your Boots & Head to The Mirage for the 2015 National Finals Rodeo

KICK UP YOUR BOOTS AND HEAD TO THE MIRAGE
DURING 2015 WRANGLER NATIONAL FINALS RODEO
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 3 – SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12

Enjoy Complimentary Live Entertainment, Beverage Specials and More Nightly at
“Rodeo Vegas” – The Official NFR After-Party of the PRCA

 Cowboy boots, hats and belt buckles will be the attire of choice Thursday, Dec. 3 – Saturday, Dec. 12 at The Mirage Hotel & Casino for the 2015 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. During the 10-day competition, The Mirage will celebrate the event by providing guests complimentary live entertainment nightly, beverage specials and more.

For the 12th consecutive year The Mirage will be home to “Rodeo Vegas,” the Official NFR After-Party of the PRCA. Enjoy the nightly entertainment, 24-hour drink specials and more. To experience “Rodeo Vegas,” book a room at one of the special rates available by calling (800) 398-1245 or visit mirage.com.

“Rodeo Vegas”
Each night some of country’s brightest stars will headline the 12th annual “Rodeo Vegas” at The Mirage Race & Sports Book where the party never ends. Admission is complimentary. The lineup and concert start times are as follows:

Thursday, Dec. 3: Rodney Atkins (10:30 p.m.)
Friday, Dec. 4: Casey Donahew Band & Kevin Fowler (9:30 p.m.)
Saturday, Dec. 5: Casey Donahew Band & Roger Creager (9:30 p.m.)
Sunday, Dec. 6: Dallas Smith (10 p.m.)
Monday, Dec. 7 – Tuesday, Dec. 8: Glen Templeton (10 p.m. nightly)
Wednesday, Dec. 9: A Thousand Horses (10:30 p.m.)
Thursday, Dec. 10: The Cadillac Three (10:30 p.m.)
Friday, Dec. 11: Easton Corbin (10:30 p.m.)
Saturday, Dec. 12: Joe Nichols (10 p.m.)

Nightly WNFR Viewing at The Mirage Race & Sports Book
Be a part of the Wrangler NFR action each night at The Mirage Race & Sports Book with live broadcasts on state-of-the-art HD projector screens. Join announcer Matt West as he hosts the events which will include giveaways and drink specials from Jack Daniel’s, Budweiser and Bud Light, Herradura and Skyy Vodka, among others.

Team Mirage Cowboys
Head to “Rodeo Vegas” at The Mirage nightly for a chance to meet, mix and mingle with all of the Team Mirage cowboys competing at this year’s Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Team Mirage cowboys include “Rodeo Vegas” founder and nine-time NFR Steer Wrestling qualifier K.C. Jones, two-time Saddle Bronc Riding World Champion Taos Muncy and 11-time NFR Steer Wrestling qualifier Trevor Knowles, to name a few.

Aces of Comedy Series presents Ron White
Best known as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the “Blue Collar Comedy Tour,” Ron White will perform in the Terry Fator Theatre at The Mirage December 4 – 5 and December 11 – 12. Tickets prices start at $59.99 plus tax and service fees and can be purchased at the Terry Fator box office, online at mirage.com or ticketmaster.com, or by calling (800) 963-9634 or (702) 792-7777. Guests must be 16 years of age or older to attend.

About The Mirage:
Ideally located in the center of the famed Las Vegas Strip, The Mirage Hotel & Casino is the place to stay and play. The resort features contemporary accommodations; dynamic nightlife venues including 1 OAK Nightclub and The Beatles REVOLUTION Lounge; tantalizing restaurants created by the world’s most renowned chefs including Tom Colicchio and Laurent Tourondel; a luxurious spa and salon; the enticing Bare pool lounge; and 170,000 square feet of meeting and convention space. Unique entertainment options include The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil celebrating the musical legacy of The Beatles; the Aces of Comedy series featuring one of the most comprehensive and diverse comedic line-ups nationwide; Terry Fator: The Voice of Entertainment; four-time GRAMMY Award-winning R&B musical sensation Boyz II Men; and the lush animal sanctuary of Siegfried & Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. From the iconic Volcano and 20,000-gallon lobby aquarium to the lush tropical atrium and pool, guests experience an exotic world-class destination unlike any other. The Mirage is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit mirage.com, call toll free at (800) 374-9000 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.

Big and Rich Join Golden Nugget Las Vegas NFR Lineup Dec. 4

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Big and Rich Join Golden Nugget Las Vegas NFR Lineup Dec. 4

Tickets on sale now!

 

 

Country music duo Big and Rich join this year’s Wrangler National Finals Rodeo entertainment line-up at the Golden Nugget Las Vegas.

 

12/3: Tanya Tucker

12/4: Big and Rich

12/5: Trace Adkins

 

12/6: Terri Clark

12/7 – 12/8: Merle Haggard

12/9: LeAnn Rimes

 

12/10 -12/11: Alabama

 

Hailing from Nashville, Tennessee, Big Kenny and John Rich began their music careers in the late 90’s and released their first album, Horse of a Different Color, in 2004. Their biggest hits include “Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy),” “8th of November,” and “Lost in this Moment.”

 

Big and Rich have been nominated for Country Music Association Awards Vocal Duo of the Year, American Country Music Awards Top Vocal Duo and Country Music Television Music Awards Duo Video of the Year for “That’s Why I Pray.” Big and Rich also received a Ride of Fame in New York City in 2014. The Ride of Fame included several mobile monuments honoring public figures.

 

All concerts will be held in The Grand Event Center following the rodeo at 10 p.m. each night. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.goldennugget.com or by calling 866-946-5336. Select shows start at $19 plus tax and service fees. For room availability, call 800-634-3454 or visit www.goldennugget.com.

 

 

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ABOUT GOLDEN NUGGET LAS VEGAS

The Golden Nugget Las Vegas is the most luxurious resort on the Fremont Street Experience, and consistently receives critical acclaim for exceeding customer expectations. The Golden Nugget now offers more than 2,400 deluxe guestrooms and suites; a high-energy casino featuring the most popular slot and video poker machines, table games, race and sports book, and poker room; nightly entertainment with master impressionist and comedian Gordie Brown; world-class restaurants such as Grotto Italian Ristorante, Vic & Anthony’s Steakhouse, Claim Jumper and Cadillac Mexican Kitchen and Tequila Bar; a luxury spa and salon; and The Tank, a year-round outdoor swimming pool complete with a 200,000 gallon, live shark aquarium and the new H20 poolside lounge. Since 2005, the Golden Nugget Las Vegas has made more than $300 million in upgrades, renovations and expansions under Landry’s, Inc, introducing first-class accommodations, exquisite dining options and fun-filled entertainment venues. Throughout the upgrades, the Golden Nugget Las Vegas unveiled the Rush Tower in 2009, brought Las Vegas its first Chart House Restaurant and introduced a beautiful new pool, The Hideout, as well as expanded the gaming, entertainment and retail options at the luxury resort.  In 2014, the Golden Nugget invested $15 million in renovating the Gold Tower adding modern designs consistent with the upscale Rush Tower and invested $6.5 million transforming the Conference Center into a modern business space. Hotel reservations and additional information are available by calling 800-634-3454 or by visiting online at www.goldennugget.com.

 

About the Wrangler NFR

The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo (NFR), considered the world’s premier rodeo, features 10 straight days of the best in rodeo competition, with a total of 120 contestants competing every night in seven events. Each December, the top 15 contestants, based on the PRCA World Standings, in bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, barrel racing, and bull riding qualify to compete at the Wrangler NFR. www.prorodeo.com

The Gold Mine Tavern Welcomes NFR Fans with Honky Tonk Weekend

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THE GOLD MINE TAVERN WELCOMES NFR FANS WITH HONKY TONK WEEKEND
The iconic Gold Mine Tavern, located on historic Water Street, welcomes NFR and country fans with Honky Tonk weekend held December 13-14. The events will feature great country music, line dancing, drink specials* and barbecue.
Friday, December 13
  • Jack Daniels specials
  • Music from DJ Patty C: Patty C has been making a scene since 2009 in venues including Long Beach Grand Prix, Knott’s Berry Farm, Palms Casino Resort, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. Her travels and knack for knowing how to make everyone in the room smile makes her a top MC to rock The Gold Mine Tavern. P atty is a country girl at heart and there isn’t a better DJ to get you two steppin’ and line dancin’!
Saturday, December 14
  • Bulleit Bourbon drink specials
  • Music from DJ Amnesia: Though he’s known best for regular spins at Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill, DJ Amnesia is also known spinning at top country venues around Southern Nevada including Stoney’s Rockin’ Country, North 40, Sunset Station and Rubicon. He invites guests at The Gold Mine Tavern to bring their best two-step!
Both events begin at 8 p.m.
ADMISSION: Free. Gold Mine Tavern is open to guests aged 21+.
INFORMATION: www.thegoldminetavern.com or (702) 318-8446, ext. 210
*All entertainment is subject to change or cancellation. Gold Mine Tavern and its sponsors encourage guests to enjoy drink specials responsibly and to not drink and drive.

UNLV WOMEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Lady Rebels Play San Francisco In Road Game Friday Night

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UNLV WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TAKES ON SAN FRANCISO IN FRIDAY ROAD CONTEST

Lady Rebels facing Dons for the second time this century

The UNLV women’s basketball team plays the first of two games away from Las Vegas this weekend as it takes on San Francisco in a road contest on Friday night at 7 pm. UNLV will also play on the road next weekend, part of its annual rodeo trip while the NFR is in Las Vegas at the UNLV facilities.

Friday’s game at San Francisco will have a live video feed at www.usfdons.com/live, while the UNLV radio broadcast is featuring the call from Adam Candee, is available on KSHP 1400 AM, and off a link at UNLVRebels.com.

UNLV Game Notes vs. San Francisco

GAME 8Friday, December 6 • 7 pm

UNLV (2-5, 0-0 MW)
Head coach: Kathy Olivier (74-90, 6th year)
Leading scorer: Jr./F Alana Cesarz (12.4 ppg)

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San Francisco (2-4, 0-0 West Coast)
Head coach: Jennifer Azzi (23-73, 4th)
Leading scorer:  Fr./G Rachel Howard (15.0 ppg)
               
War Memorial Gym (5,300)
San Francisco, Calif.
TV: Live video at USFDons.com
Radio: KSHP 1400 AM
Live Stats: USFDons.com

The New Tropicana Las Vegas Dining/Menu Promotions

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The New Tropicana Resort in Las Vegas
Updated Dining Listings, Menus and
Promotions
*As of December 2, 2013*

 

 

RESTAURANTS

 

Bacio® Italian Cuisine
Daily 5 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
Named the Best Italian Restaurant and one of the Top 10 New Restaurants in Las Vegas, Bacio® is an elegant trattoria serving authentic Italian fare. Bacio® favors simplicity over complexity and allows the true flavors of these authentic Italian dishes to shine through. For more information, please visit The New Tropicana resort in Las Vegas’ dining website.

 

  • Christmas in Bacio, Dec. 25

Prix Fixe Menu, $49
Bacio’s three-course menu will feature:

  • First Course: Roasted Butternut Squash Bisque, with cinnamon sugar grissini, pie spice crème fraiche
  • Second Course: Veal Osso Buco, with braised mushrooms, pearl onions
  • Third Course: Chocolate Coconut Charlotte

This specialty menu will be available from 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.

 

  • New Year’s Eve Special, Dec. 31

Prix Fixe Menu, $69
Bacio’s four-course menu will feature:

  • First Course: Italian Style Ceviche, with shrimp, red and green bell peppers, cilantro, tomato, cucumber, parsley, endive, lemon, lime, limoncello
  • Second Course: Buffalo Milk Mozzarella, with grilled artichoke, roasted tomato, kalamata olives, pine nuts, pesto, 18-year-old balsamic
  • Third Course: Braised Short Rib, with wild mushroom risotto, caramelized cipollini onions, baby carrots
  • Fourth Course: Frozen Soufflé, with champagne gelee, candied strawberry

This specialty menu will be available from 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.

 

Biscayne Steak, Sea & Wine
Sun-Thurs 5 p.m.-10 p.m., Fri-Sat 5 p.m.-11 p.m.
Biscayne Steak, Sea & Wine is one of the top-rated steakhouses on the Las Vegas Strip, offering sizzling cuts and Safe Harbor-certified fresh seafood in an atmosphere of casual elegance. Complementing its delectable menu is a 200-bottle wine list featuring wines from around the world, including rare vintages, as well as specialty drinks with a twist of seasonal flavors. For more information, please visit The New Tropicana resort in Las Vegas’ dining website.

 

  • NFR Daily Special, Dec. 5-14

Special Menu, $29.99, $33.99 with mug of PBR
Biscayne’s special menu will feature:

  • Grilled 10 oz. New York, with corn on the cob, black beans, roasted chiles and smoked pork belly, baked potato, cornbread

This specialty menu will be available from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.

 

  • New Year’s Eve Special, Dec. 31

Prix Fixe Menu, $95

Biscayne’s five-course menu will feature:

  • First Course: Pan Fried Scallops, with parsnip puree, pancetta crumbs
  • Second Course: Celery Root Bisque, with truffle croutons
  • Third Course: Winter Mixed Greens, with wild mushroom ragu, grilled polenta cake
  • Fourth Course: Bone-In Filet Mignon & Crab Stuffed Half Maine Lobster, with foie gras butter, butter poached asparagus
  • Fifth Course: Fruit and Beer Bombe, with coconut shortbread, pastry cream, berry sauce

This specialty menu will be available from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.

 

Beach Café
Open 24 Hours
Beach Café is brought to life by its natural, vibrant setting. Enjoy delectable cuisine inside the bright and open dining room or outside among the waterfalls and lush greenery of the Tropicana pool – the ideal dining experience, day or night. Regardless of how long you are staying, even the briefest of visits to Beach Café is essential. For more information, please visit The New Tropicana resort in Las Vegas’ dining website.

 

  • NFR Daily Specials, Dec. 5-14

Special Menus, $16, $21.99, $24.99

Beach Café’s special menus will feature:

  • Lunch: Dr. Pepper Pulled Pork, with corn cakes, coleslaw
  • Dinner Option One: Half Roasted Chicken, with pork belly, garlic fingerling potatoes, PBR butter sauce, house salad
  • Dinner Option Two: Pork Ribs, with apple bourbon bbq, corn on the cob, cilantro butter, roasted jalapeño and egg potato salad, house salad

The specialty lunch menu will be available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.
The specialty dinner menus will be available from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.

 

  • Christmas Day Special, Dec. 25

Christmas Buffet, $26.99 for adults, $10.99 for children 10 and under

Guests can fill up on stuffed turkey breast, pan-seared salmon, pomegranate glazed Cornish hen, wild mushroom spinach lasagna, truffle risotto and carved prime rib, among many other delicious options. Guest can satisfy their sweet tooth with holiday treats including a peppermint mousse shooter, eggnog cups, apple cranberry crisp, linzer cookies and a praline Yule log.

This specialty menu will be available from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.

 

  • New Year’s Eve Special, Dec. 31

Party Buffet, $18.99
Ring in the New Year at Beach Café with a special menu of options including spicy chicken wings, mozzarella sticks, beef sliders, chicken tenders and vegetable spring rolls, among many other scrumptious appetizers. Then end the night with something decadent including carrot cupcakes, fudge bites and salty chocolate Krispies.

This specialty menu will be available from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.

 

  • New Year’s Day Special, Jan. 1

New Year’s Day Buffet, $26.99 for adults, $10.99 for children 10 and under
Guests can choose from a selection of smoked salmon, lemon fennel lobster salad, cous cous, roasted pork, carved leg of lamb, roast duck and short rib ravioli, among many other tasty entrees. Craving something sweet? Satisfy it with delicious desserts including vanilla strawberry cupcakes, Nutella tres leches, Oreo chocolate cup, pistachio Rice Krispies treats and Mexican wedding cookies.

This specialty menu will be available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tax and gratuity are not included.

 

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Prepare to be surprised! The New Tropicana resort in Las Vegas redefines the expectations of today’s global travelers with a recently completed $200 million transformation that provides a casually elegant resort experience. In addition to a South Beach rhythm and vibe, the transformation of the resort includes a fresh redesign of every best-in-class room and suite, the 50,000-square-foot casino, more than 100,000 square feet of meeting and exhibition space, several new restaurants and bars, a new race and sports book, and Glow®, a Mandara Spa and fitness center. First-class entertainment includes headliners in the all-new Tropicana Theater, Laugh Factory and live music in the Tropicana Lounge. Coming spring 2014, the Tropicana Theater will be home to the smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! For a virtual tour, visit http://www1.troplv.com/video.

 

South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa Is “Vegas Cowboy Central” During National Finals Rodeo

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South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa Is “Vegas Cowboy Central” During National Finals Rodeo

Dec. 5 – 15  

South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa offers rodeo fans plenty to celebrate during the Nationals Finals Rodeo (NFR) Thursday, Dec. 5 – Sunday, Dec. 15. South Point transforms into “Vegas Cowboy Central” during Vegas’ largest rodeo event of the year with a full line up of live entertainment, Western art and gift shows, rodeo viewing parties, buckle presentations for NFR winners, rodeo events and more for cowboys and cowgirls to enjoy.

To kick start “Vegas Cowboy Central,” South Point Hotel hosts the 67th Annual Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) National Convention Tuesday, Dec. 3 – Wednesday, Dec.  4 from 12:30 to 4 p.m., and Thursday, Dec. 5 from 9 a.m. to noon. Registration for the convention begins Monday, Dec. 2 at noon. Immediately following Tuesday’s convention, South Point Hotel hosts the official PRCA NFR Welcome Reception from 6 to 9 p.m. Kicking off the rodeo festivities, all PRCA members and NFR competitors will be honored at the PRCA Awards Banquet in the South Point Hotel Grand Ballroom Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. Tickets to the awards banquet are available on the PRCA website.

Coinciding with the NFR, the XIII World Series of Team Roping (WSTR) Finals, one of the world’s richest horse events, returns to the South Point Hotel Sunday, Dec. 8 – Sunday, Dec. 15. Throughout the week, more than 3,000 roping contestants will attend the event as the world’s best ropers compete for a share of the $7 million prize pool. What began as a small NFR side event, the WSTR has seen tremendous growth over the years making it one of the top five richest horse events in the world.

South Point Hotel offers an elaborate lineup of daily rodeo activities and special events to highlight the spirit of NFR week. The exclusive “Vegas Cowboy Central” events include:

National Finals Rodeo Official Viewing Parties

  • National Finals Rodeo Live Broadcast– Thursday, Dec. 5 – Saturday, Dec. 14

South Point will host free closed-circuit viewing parties in the Showroom and Grandview Lounge each night during NFR competition at 6:30 p.m. Doors to the viewings parties will open at 5:30 p.m. All guests must be 21 or older with a valid form of ID.

  • RAM Rodeo Tailgate Viewing Party – Thursday, Dec. 5 – Saturday, Dec. 14

During NFR, South Point will host a nightly RAM Rodeo Tailgate Viewing Party Thursday, Dec. 5 – Saturday, Dec. 14 at 6 p.m. Fans can watch a live feed from the NFR events on 20-foot high-definition screens paired with live arena scoring in the hotel’s Grand Ballroom. Throughout the tailgate, there will be a variety of food and drink specials. The event is free and open to the public.

Daily Entertainment and National Finals Rodeo Events:

  • Live Entertainment – Wednesday, Dec. 4 – Saturday, Dec. 14

There will be live entertainment inside the South Point Showroom each night of NFR at 9:30 p.m., midnight and 2 a.m. Special musical performances include Susie Dobbs Wednesday, Dec. 4 – Thursday, Dec. 5, Billy Childress Friday, Dec. 6 – Sunday, Dec. 8, Cody Johnson Monday, Dec. 9 – Wednesday, Dec. 11 and Aaron Watson with Wolf Creek Thursday, Dec. 12 – Saturday, Dec. 14.

  • Montana Silversmiths Go-Round Buckle Presentation – Wednesday, Dec. 4 – Friday, Dec. 13

NFR winners will be honored nightly at South Point during the Montana Silversmiths Go-Round Buckle presentation hosted by Flint Rasmussen and Randy Corley inside the Showroom each night at 11 p.m. All NFR contestants who were victorious during that day’s events will be invited to receive their buckle in front of South Point guests.

  • South Point Hotel Western Gift Show – Thursday, Dec. 5 – Sunday, Dec. 15

South Point will host a Western Gift Show Thursday, Dec. 5 – Sunday, Dec. 15 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. With more than 100 vendors, fans have the opportunity to “Cowboy Up” and purchase all things related to Western lifestyle, including shirts, jeans, cowboy hats, boots, belts and buckles. In addition tack, saddles, Western ranch style furniture, furs and lots of bling will be showcased throughout the event. The Western Gift Show will extend more than 65,000 square feet of the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center Concourse and Exhibit Hall offering guests an array of gift ideas and merchandise. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Art of the American Cowboy Sale and Auction – Sunday, Dec.  8 – Saturday, Dec. 14

South Point Arena and Equestrian Center will host the fourth annual Art of the American Cowboy Sale and Auction Sunday, Dec. 8 – Saturday, Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Guests will experience a true Western art show while artists complete works of art from start to finish. In addition, guests have the opportunity to participate in raffle drawings and a live art auction throughout the week. An original commissioned piece created by Brent Flory will be sold during a fine art auction on Friday, Dec. 13 at 1 p.m. Limited edition reproductions will also be available for guests to purchase throughout the show. The event is free and open to the public.

“Vegas Cowboy Central” Exclusive Rodeo Events:

  • Benny Binion Bucking Horse & Bull Sale – Thursday, Dec. 5 and Saturday, Dec. 7

South Point Arena and Equestrian Center will host the Benny Binion Bucking Horse and Bull Sale Thursday, Dec. 5 and Saturday, Dec. 7 beginning at 9 a.m. each day. A portion of the proceeds from the horse and bull sale will go to the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame. Tickets are available in advance of the event for $12.

  • World Futurity Bronc Finale – Friday, Dec. 6

The World Futurity Bronc Finale will take place at the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center on Friday, Dec. 6. Doors for the World Futurity Bronc Finale will open at noon and the show will begin promptly at 1 p.m. Tickets for the event are available for $18.

  • World Series of Team RopingSunday, Dec. 8 – Sunday, Dec. 15

The South Point Arena and Equestrian Center welcomes the XIII World Series of Team Roping, one of the richest horse events in the world, Sunday, Dec. 8 – Sunday, Dec. 15. Fans will witness the world’s 44 fastest amateur roping teams compete for a portion of the $7 million total purse throughout the week. This event is free and open to the public.

South Point Hotel’s exclusive “Vegas Cowboy Central” events offer rodeo fans the opportunity to experience NFR through a variety of activities, creating the ideal NFR week. For more event and ticket information, please visit the South Point Arena website.

 

About South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa
Featuring more than 2,100 guestrooms, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa overlooks the famous Las Vegas Strip and the serenity of the surrounding mountains. Each oversized guest room features state-of-the-art LED televisions as well as WiFi with high-speed internet connections. Guests visiting South Point will experience affordable luxury through a casino offering top-of-the-line gaming technology, more than 60 table games and a race and sports book area featuring separate viewing areas for both horse racing and general sporting events; a wide variety of dining options, including the award-winning Michael’s Gourmet Room; the world-class Costa Del Sur Spa and Salon; a fabulous 400-seat showroom featuring headliner entertainment; a16-screen Cinemark movie complex; a state-of-the-art, 64-lane bowling center; and a 165,000-square foot convention center. In addition, South Point holds one of the finest event facilities in the country with the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center, which features more than 1,200 climate-controlled stalls and plays host to some of the country’s most unique events. South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa is at 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89183.

 

For more information or for room reservations, call (702) 796-7111 or visit the South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa website. Connect with South Point on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and foursquare.