Toward the end of 2018, SuperBook USA, the national brand for the Las Vegas SuperBook at the Westgate, asked bettors what they look for when choosing a sportsbook. As the look and feel of sportsbooks change across the country, this is probably a good time to ask what was once a simple question.
The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) released their Executive Summary for November during the week. As you can see visitor volume was up 5.6%, convention attendance was up 15.6% and overall occupancy in hotels was up 3.6%. Hotel operators in Las Vegas saw that RevPAR (Revenue per available room) was up 13.5% from 2017 to $112.98.
Seminole Hard Rock in Tampa, Florida recently expanded and added more gaming options. The new casino section at the Hard Rock is more than 33,000 square feet. The new casino area has 880 slot machines and 19 blackjack tables. There’s also a new L Bar that offers handcrafted cocktails and a specialized menu of premium …
The NFL recently announced that Las Vegas will host its first NFL Draft in 2020. The draft will precede the Oakland Raiders relocating to Las Vegas. The unnamed Las Vegas stadium is slated to open July 31 of that year – just in time for the Raiders to kick off national football season.
Cosmopolitan Renovations Complete The Cosmopolitan completed a yearlong remodel of its 3,033 guest rooms. The renovations started in late 2017 and was finished just as 2018 came to a close. The full remodel of both The Chelsea and Boulevard Towers results in an entirely new experience for guests.
This is a big week in Las Vegas as the years-long conversion of Monte Carlo to Park MGM is finally complete. Here is the first of many articles on TravelZork about the conversion if you don’t remember the beginning of this journey.
More than ever before Las Vegas is an event town. Long-term nightly artist residencies are a thing of the past. Today, the majority of residencies in Las Vegas are limited engagements or short blasts of shows throughout the year. Artists like Celine Dion are being replaced with artists that will play strategically throughout the year.
The year is coming to an end so let’s take a look back at the year of Front Desk Tips. We’ll start by looking at a couple of the best Las Vegas hotels to target for an upgrade. We’ll then look and some of the best upgrades using the $20 Trick and those and other …
I’m a recreational gambler that’s always looking to mix sharp gameplay with a fun time. Part of the fun playing casino blackjack games is the environment. Casino music helps create an atmosphere for the players. It’s holiday season and the music is a little different than usual in every casino.
The end of the year gives us a chance to look back at what was new and popular in Las Vegas. Today we’ll look at some of the most visited locations in Las Vegas according to rideshare company Lyft. For the fourth year, Lyft is celebrating the Lyftie Awards.