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UFC’s International Fight Week Set to Take Over Las Vegas Sept. 21-25
International Fight Week is set to take over Las Vegas this month, with the ninth annual event headlined by UFC 266 and the UFC Hall of Fame induction ceremony. The event will run from September 21-25, with The Park and Toshiba Plaza playing host to the two-day UFC Fan... Read more
Las Vegas to Host 2022 NHL All Star Weekend at T-Mobile Arena
Las Vegas will play host to the 2022 NHL All-Star Weekend, the league announced this week. The festivities, which include the All-Star Game, skills competitions and other festivities, will take place in the city for the first time, just five years after the city saw its first NHL puck... Read more
Rod Stewart Announces Las Vegas Residency in October
Rod Stewart will bring his legendary performance to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace for a nine-date residency in October, announced this week. Performances will take place from October 6 through October 23. Rod Stewart: The Hits will celebrate the 10th anniversary of Stewart’s landmark residence in the city, featuring... Read more
Ticket Summit Announces Exclusive Tours of Two Las Vegas Venues
Ticket Summit, the leading live event ticketing and trade show, announced that attendees for its 2021 edition in August will be able to tour a pair of the jewels of the entertainment venue world, T-Mobile Arena and Allegiant Stadium, as part of the event. The venue tours will offer... Read more
Cirque du Soleil CEO Says Sales Up Big; Rehiring Underway
Things are looking up as the nation and world continues to reopen, according to Cirque du Soleil CEO Daniel Lamarre. In an interview with CNBC, the executive spoke of strong demand for upcoming performances, and plans to bring much of the companies’ workforce back. “Every day we sell the... Read more
ILLENIUM to Play First Concert at Allegient Stadium July 3
Las Vegas’ Allegiant Stadium will see its first concert performance on July 3, as ILLENIUM takes the stage for a three-set TRILOGY performance, announced over the weekend. Tickets go on sale this week for the performance, which begins at 8PM and is open to all ages. “ILLENIUM, whose inventive... Read more
ECHL Plans Annual Meetings in Las Vegas Alongside Ticket Summit, ALSD
The ticketing world will converge on Los Vegas in August, and the ECHL is joining the party. The hockey organization announced it would be hosting its annual league meetings concurrent with Ticket Summit and the Association of Luxury Suite Directors (ALSD) conferences, taking place at Aria on the Las... Read more
Nevada Governor Sets Goal of 100% Capacity Reopening by June
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced a goal of having every county in the state reopen to 100 percent capacity by the start of June. In practice, the state will be turning over control of reopening to its individual counties beginning in May. “I am pleased to announce that I... Read more
Vegas Mainstays David Copperfield, Carrot Top Among Acts Returning in November
With government restrictions on live events in Nevada loosened, the self-styled “entertainment capital of the world” is getting back to business. Several MGM Resorts shows will be returning to the Las Vegas Strip in November, according to ticket listings and announcements by the massive casino organization. “After eight months,... Read more
Las Vegas Motor Speedway to Allow Fans for Dodge NHRA Finals
Fans will be back in the stands for a sporting event in Las Vegas the first time since March, as the Dodge NHRA Finals announced they had received approval to allow spectators. Las Vegas Motor Speedway hosts the event from October 30-November 1. The event will crown NHRA world... Read more