• 24-MAY-2017

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Las Vegas Turns Up the Fun for Memorial Day Weekend

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LAS VEGAS – (May 23, 2017) Visitors looking for a last minute getaway over Memorial Day weekend can look no further than the ‘Entertainment Capital of the World’ – Las Vegas! As the ultimate destination for world-class restaurants, day life, nightlife, spas and entertainment, Las Vegas provides a one-stop shop for everything one needs to relax, refresh and rejuvenate over the long holiday weekend. The destination expects a high-volume weekend with an estimated 328,000 visitors. 

As a thank you to those who have served and are currently serving in the U.S. military, Caesars Entertainment is offering an additional 15 percent hotel discount for all veterans and active military with valid ID. On May 29, The LINQ Hotel and Casino will be offering free admission to The High Roller Observation Wheel to all active and retired US military members with valid ID, and a 20 percent discount all weekend at Chayo Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar.

Whether its sitting in the sun, soaking in a pool or dancing the day away to world-renowned DJs, there is a plethora of choices for coming to the destination. At Marquee Dayclub at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, revelers can enjoy sounds by: Andrew Rayel, Derro and W&W, Galantis and Cedrick Gervais from May 26 through May 29. TAO Beach at The Venetian serves up sounds by Ruckus, DJ Khaled and DJ Mustard, May 26 through May 28. A little more relaxing, yet still posh and full of fun, “Party Patrol” at Caesars Palace will have music, drink specials and corn hole at Alto Bar, Garden of the Pools and Apollo Pool. Visitors are also encouraged to take advantage of the lush offerings in pool, cabanas and spa treatments at the Mandarin Oriental. And all summer long, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino showcases the Strip’s stand-alone wave machine with FlowRider.

Dance the night away to the sounds of Diplo, Marshmello and Flosstradamus from May 25 to May 27 at Intrigue Nightclub at the Wynn Las Vegas. Can’t choose between The Chainsmokers, David Guetta, Kygo or Diplo? Guests can see them all from May 26 to May 29 at XS Nightclub also located at the Wynn Las Vegas. One of the COOLest parties continues at Drai’s at The Cromwell with DJ Esco spinning on May 25 and performances by Future on May 26, Lil Wayne on May 27 and closes out the weekend with Wiz Khalifa on May 28. Or rock out to Smashmouth on May 27 at the Elation Pool located at The Stratosphere.

Returning with rave reviews, global superstar Jennifer Lopez returns on May 24 through June 11 with her “JENNIFER LOPEZ: ALL I HAVE” residency inside The AXIS at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. The show is truly a unique production supported by a five-piece live band and 14 dancers, showcasing extravagant costumes and state-of-the-art technology.

Feel more like jamming instead of dancing? Dead & Company kick off their 2017 summer tour at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, May 27.

And, across the street at T-Mobile Arena, New Kids on the Block will bring their 2017 headlining “TOTAL PACKAGE TOUR,” alongside tour-mates Paula Abdul and Boyz II Men on May 28.

Comedy has long been a staple in Las Vegas, from the likes of Don Rickles to Joan Rivers and Ray Romano to Jerry Seinfeld. But at The Flamingo Las Vegas, it’s a dragon that’s getting all of the laughs these days. “America’s Got Talent” Season 10 favorite, Piff the Magic Dragon settles in for an extended summer residency beginning May 22 for more than 40 consecutive performances.