The Venetian And The Palazzo Las Vegas Celebrated
Earth Hour With Unique Candlelight Display
The Venetian®, The Palazzo®, and Sands Expo celebrated Earth Hour 2015 on Saturday, March 28, from 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. with a unique candlelight display at Doge’s Palace Plaza in front of The Venetian. The resorts also turned off the marquees and non-essential outdoor lighting.
Members of the public, resort team members and their children were invited to help light the thousands of reusable LED candles for the display as Earth Hour approached.
Guests of the resorts were invited to turn off non-essential lighting in their guest suites and share in the Earth Hour experience.
The Earth Hour candlelight display was a unique expression of the commitment of the Las Vegas Sands resorts to help protect the planet and the shared values of Earth Hour. The Venetian, The Palazzo, and Sands Expo are fully engaged in the Sands ECO360° Global Sustainability strategy designed to help minimize the environmental impact of the company. Las Vegas Sands’ vision is to lead the way in sustainable building development and resort operations; striving to leave a responsible, cleaner, and safer world for future generations.
About The Venetian® and The Palazzo® Las Vegas
The Venetian Las Vegas, named the world’s most extraordinarily designed hotel in 2014 by the editors of TripAdvisor, is one of the world’s most luxurious resort and convention destinations. Recreating Venice’s legendary landmarks, the LEED EB Gold®-certified resort offers unmatched service and quality for leisure and corporate guests. With suites ranging from a standard 650-square-foot Luxury Suite to the luxurious 10,000-square-foot Chairman Suite, the all-suite resort boasts more than 4,000 of Las Vegas’ most lavish suite accommodations.
The Palazzo Las Vegas literally takes luxury to new heights. Ranked as one of the top 25 hotels in the U.S. and Canada in Travel + Leisure “World’s Best Awards,” the Forbes Travel Guide Four Star Award-winning resort is highlighted by a flagship 85,000-square-foot Barneys New York. The Silver LEED®-certified all-suite resort offers plush and opulent suite accommodations ranging from a Luxury Suite at an unprecedented 720 square feet to the 8,000-square-foot Chairman suite with private terraces and plunge pools. The Palazzo also offers a variety of cuisines from a collection of award-winning chefs such as Buddy V’s by “The Cake Boss” Buddy Valastro, Carnevino by Mario Batali, CUT by Wolfgang Puck and Table 10 by Emeril Lagasse.
The expansive Venetian and Palazzo Congress Center features convention and meeting rooms that span more than 2.25 million square feet of flexible space, including the 85,000-square-foot Venetian Ballroom and the newly remodeled Sands Expo.
Grand Canal Shoppes® at The Venetian and The Palazzo features more than 160 luxury boutiques, specialty brands and world-class restaurants nestled around a charming and faithful reproduction of Venice’s Grand Canal, complete with cobbled walkways, street side cafes and live entertainment. Signature brands include Nevada’s only Barneys New York, Jimmy Choo, Diane von Furstenberg, Christian Louboutin, Kenneth Cole, Dooney & Bourke, Hervé Léger and Swarovski.
Located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, The Venetian features an indoor streetscape complete with gondolas and singing gondoliers, the Canyon Ranch SpaClub®, world-class gaming, exquisite restaurants, a wide variety of entertainment such as “ROCK OF AGES;” “FRANK – The Man, The Music;” “HUMAN NATURE – The Motown Show;” and the female-only comedy series “LIPSHTICK – The Perfect Shade of Stand Up.”
Other unique offerings include the chic dining and nightlife hotspots, TAO and LAVO; the famed Canyon Ranch SpaClub; the ultimate sports bar, sports book and restaurant on the Strip, Lagasse’s Stadium; and Prestige at The Palazzo – an exclusive space designed to offer the sophisticated traveler an elevated level of services and amenities.
Guests can earn points while they eat, sleep, shop and play with Grazie, the premier loyalty program. The Palazzo and The Venetian Las Vegas are the first ever Alliance Resorts in the InterContinental Hotel Group global portfolio.
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