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What’s New in Las Vegas?

las vegas A few weeks ago, we shared with you the fantastic upcoming Las Vegas shows starring the best female artists in the music industry, in the article ‘Girl Power in Las Vegas.’ Many of you enjoyed reading about the new musical events due to arrive in Las Vegas. So, this week we thought we would inform you about other new shows, restaurants openings, and entertaining events shortly occurring in Sin City.

Lady Antebellum Announce Vegas Residency

This 8 Grammy award-winning country trio plan on bringing a touch of Nashville to the bright lights of Las Vegas with their ‘Our Kind of Vegas 2019’ show. If you are a fan of such songs as ‘Need You Now’ and ‘Just a Kiss’ then make your way to the Palms Casino Resort’s Pearl Concert Theatre. Tickets are on sale now and dates include:

  • February 8, 9, 13, 15, 16
  • May 10, 11, 15, 17, 18
  • August 23, 24, 28, 30, 31

Permanent Outdoor Equestrian to Open at Plaza Hotel & Casino

Exciting news rodeo fans! The Plaza Hotel & Casino is opening two outdoor showgrounds for roping practice and exercise. It will be the first arena of its kind in the city. The purpose is to celebrate the Western history of the rodeo and equestrianism.

The National Rodeo Finals will be taking place there from December 6-15, 2018. Plus, many other exciting events will be scheduled into 2019.

Chicago Return to The Venetian Resort

The hugely successful American Soft Rock group, Chicago, are back by popular demand! These rock legends will be performing live, with 3 original members, for their 52nd consecutive year and after 30 album releases. With 7 unmissable dates in February 2019, you can guarantee an epic night of great music, professional performances, and memorable antics. For tickets, click here.

Jimmy Kimmel Plans To Make Las Vegas Laugh

Music and casinos aren’t the only forms of entertainment in Las Vegas. Spring 2019, will see the addition of the Jimmy Kimmel Comedy Club, in partnership with Caesars Entertainment. Opening at The LINQ Promenade you can see World famous headliners and exciting fresh-faced up and coming comedians, all chosen by Jimmy Kimmel and his loyal team. Are you ready to have fall of your seat laughing?

Brand New Spa Treatment to Celebrate 5-year Anniversary

These two impressive brands, Caesars Entertainment, and Nobu Partners are celebrating a strong 5-year partnership in Las Vegas. Due to its great success, including being dubbed one of the Hottest New Hotels by CNN Travel, they have extended their contract for another 10 years.  To honor this achievement, a new spa treatment called NOBU GO has been unveiled. You can book your special treatment which combines a “Mindful Touch”, a virtual reality escape and a hydrating facial known as the “Cinderella Lift” at the beautifully tranquil  Qua Baths & Spa.

Take a Distillery Tour at The Mob Museum

The Mob Museum in Downtown Las Vegas has started a daily tour ($12) of the underground distillery, for the 21 and overs only, at 5 p.m. The history of Las Vegas would be bland without the existence of mobs. This brand-new tour will include learning about the interesting Prohibition era and how it affected the drinking culture. Plus, you can sample the authentic 100% corn made boozy drink known as Moonshine, as well as Vodka and a Jamaica ginger infusion.

Hooters Casino & Hotel Add a Touch of Magic to Las Vegas

Every Friday, Saturday and Monday at 9 pm you can experience the wonderous illusions of the magicians Mateo Amieva and Christian Ford aka ‘The Hooligans of Magic’, at Hooters Casino Hotel. Not only will you be gobsmacked by their unique style of magic but you will also leave the show with sore cheeks and sides due to all your laughing. It’s a fun and memorable night of excellent entertainment.

New Restaurant Alert!

Our final latest addition to the bright lights of Las Vegas is a New York style eatery. BBD’s (Beers, Burger and Desserts) have opened a new location in Palace Station. For an all-American dining experience this is a filling way to start your assault on the famous Las Vegas Strip.

If you are readying yourself for a trip to Las Vegas, read ‘Carry-On Like a Pro: A Hand Luggage Debrief’ for some handy tips and great brands for new hand luggage.

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