The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Celebrates Chinese New Year with “Dotting of the Eyes” Ceremony



WHAT: The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas celebrates the Year of the Snake with a “Dotting of the Eyes” ceremony and street parade taking place throughout the resort featuring a twisting and turning dragon, lions and dancers.


Sunday, Feb. 10
5 p.m. – Chinese New Year “Dotting of the Eyes” ceremony

WHERE: The “Dotting of the Eyes” ceremony will be held at the East Side entrance off Las Vegas Boulevard and followed by the ceremonial parade through the resort.


The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
3708 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

ABOUT: The Chinese New Year celebration will begin with the “Dotting of the Eyes” ceremony at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ East Side / Las Vegas Boulevard entrance.  During the ceremony, around 40 performers will “awaken” the dragon and lions by dotting their eyes with red paint.  Once underway, the parade will twist and weave throughout the casino floor.  The moving celebration will make a stop at the High Limit loungefor a “Collecting of the Cabbage” ceremony.  Special décor honoring the holiday will also be visible on property from Feb. 5 – 17.

About The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas:
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:  AllSaintsSpitalfields, Beckley, CRSVR Sneaker Boutique, DNA2050, Droog, EATDRINK, Jason of Beverly Hills, Kidrobot, Molly Brown’s Swimwear, Retrospecs& Co, Skins 62 Cosmetics, Stitched and Utique. Signature restaurants include: Blue Ribbon Sushi Bar & Grill by restaurateurs Bruce and Eric Bromberg; CommeÇa 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 The Wicked Spoon; and The Henry, an all-day dining concept.



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