I believe I read on twitter that Caesars and the Cosmopolitan would be sold last week. Well, they weren’t and there isn’t too much exciting news. Have no fear, Resorts World is here to save the day! (“Vegas Looking Back”) We don’t have more news but my personal twitter had some information that people enjoyed.
The vast majority of visitors to Las Vegas stay on the Vegas Strip. The most recent Las Vegas Visitors Profile (Page 32) shows that 73% of visitors stayed on the Vegas Strip in 2018. Readers of this website seem to confirm that with almost all of the greatest upgrades happening on the Vegas Strip.
The sportsbooks at Caesars Palace and The Linq might look different the next time you visit Las Vegas. Recent partnerships with Turner/Bleacher Report and ESPN call for additions at each property. Caesars Palace recently debuted a Bleacher Report themed broadcast studio. Next year, The Linq will open a broadcast studio for ESPN.
No introduction this week. We’re going right into the strange week in “As Caesars Turns.” On Thursday night the New York Post reported that “Icahn, Caesars reject too-low takeover offer from Eldorado Resorts.” While the article mentions that the deal is still being negotiated and close to happening, the headline was slightly misleading.
Here’s a fun new promo from Las Vegas. The first Circa Sports sports book opened on Saturday at the Golden Gate. The next will Circa Sports sports book will open at The D in a couple of weeks and the big sports book at Circa should open in December 2020.
The Venetian is 20 years old and is ready for you to party! The casino resort is kicking off a ” Year of Celebrations.” This is an invitation for guests to celebrate any special occasions throughout the year with friends and family at The Venetian and The Palazzo.
Las Vegas dayclubs and pool parties are important to many visitors but these aren’t the only people heading to the pool. According to the most recent Las Vegas Visitors Profile, 4% of visitors in Las Vegas are bringing children. Visitors with children are looking for a family experience when heading out to the pools.
We’re in the middle of a long Memorial Day Weekend so I’m just going to hop right to the Vegas News. This week I’ll serve most of the news Quick Hits style so you can grab the news interested and head out for some fun.
The Linq Casino and Shopping Promenade might look a little different if you haven’t been there in a while. There are changes from the second you walk into both parts of The Linq from the Vegas Strip. Some of the updates to the casino and shopping district are in your face while others are more subtle.
Janet Jackson recently launched her headlining Las Vegas residency, Metamorphosis, at the Park Theater inside . Celebrities in attendance for the opening night included Queen Latifah, Gabrielle Union, Magic Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Eve, Yvette Nicole Brown, and Jackson’s longtime producer Jimmy Jam. Janet Jackson is one of the most influential entertainers of the modern era.