The pool scene in Las Vegas is unrivaled. There’s something for everyone between family pools with lazy rivers, pools to relax, and pool parties. The latter takes the Las Vegas pool experience to another level. Las Vegas dayclubs and pool parties have taken over the experience of visiting the hotel pool.
Sometimes we have an action-packed week of news. That didn’t happen this week. I like slower news weeks like this. The lack of “must cover” news allows me to look at some of the Las Vegas news and rumors that you may not have seen all week long.
I recently visited Golden Gate Casino for the first time this year. The trip reminded me why I like gambling at the Golden Gate. Many of the renovations over the past year or so have added room for slot machines.
Las Vegas pools are an attraction of their own. Mandalay Bay has a beach, MGM Grand has a lazy river, Caesars Palace has multiple pools for every occasion – including swim-up blackjack. The newest pool scene in Las Vegas is at Palms. This pool complex has a performance stage, DJ stage, 65-foot tall statue, and 39 cabanas – most with their own pool.
Bellagio is home to two of the very best free attractions in Las Vegas. The iconic Bellagio Fountain Show is always a must see outside of the casino. When you head inside the luxurious casino-resort just walk through the lobby to the Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Garden.
It’s the news that frequent Las Vegas sports bettors have been waiting for. Derek Stevens is the owner of The D, Golden Gate and Circa casinos in downtown Las Vegas. But he can soon add sportsbook operator to his list of accomplishments. Stevens will launch a new sportsbook operation called Circa Sports on June 1.
As it turns out, gambling isn’t the primary reason people visit Las Vegas. But that doesn’t mean it doesn’t matter to them. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority commissions a survey of visitors every year to better understand the people who visit Las Vegas.
Wynn Las Vegas has a new website and has taken to booking new types of entertainment. Wynn has been dabbling in limited engagement concerts for a few years now. They have more than ever this year. Now they’re tackling the world of standup comedy with a slew of shows added recently.
Penn National Gaming casinos across the country will begin offering new installations of electronic blackjack games. The nationwide casino operator recently signed a partnership with Interblock. The gaming manufacturer and electronic table game (ETG) is the market leader. Interblock is one of the electronic table game manufacturers that you’ll most often see in casinos.
Nevada sportsbooks are allowed to take wagers on professional baseball games played in the state for the first time in more than 30 years. Two Las Vegas sportsbook operators are now taking wagers on the minor league team located in Sin City.