Ryan Garcia to Face ‘Ruthless’ Romero Duno in Co-Main Event of Canelo vs. Kovalev

LAS VEGAS (October 8, 2019) – The Canelo vs. Kovalev undercard will be brimming with action as it features the returns of Ryan Garcia, Bakhram Murtazaliev, Seniesa Estrada, Marlen Esparza and many others. The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be streamed live exclusively as one of the most anticipated events this fight season on DAZN.

Deontay Wilder Defends His WBC Heavyweight Title in Highly Anticipated Rematch Against Luis Ortiz Saturday, November 23

LAS VEGAS (September 28, 2019) – Boxing’s longest reigning heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber’’ Wilder will take on his most dangerous challenger to date when he defends his WBC title in a rematch against once-beaten Cuban slugger Luis “King Kong’’ Ortiz in the main event of the FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View Saturday, Nov. 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Canelo Alvarez to Challenge Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev for the WBO Light Heavyweight World Title

LOS ANGELES (September 13, 2019) – Canelo Alvarez (51-1-2, 34 KOs), the face of boxing and the king of the middleweight division, will take on a new challenge as he moves into the 175-pound weight class in a 12-round bout against champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (34-3-1, 28 KOs) for the WBO Light Heavyweight World Title. The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 2 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas and will be streamed exclusively live on DAZN in all of its nine markets, including the United States, Canada, Brazil, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan.

55th Academy of Country Music Awards to Be Broadcast Live From Las Vegas, Sunday, April 5, 2020 on CBS

Encino, CA (September 10, 2019) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today that the 55TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®, will broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 8:00 PM ET/delayed PT on CBS. The 55TH ACM Awards, honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in country music, will feature exciting performances, unprecedented collaborations, surprising moments and more to be announced in the coming months. 

Now Open: MGM Grand Debuts Ambra Italian Kitchen + Bar

LAS VEGAS (August 28, 2019) – Ambra Italian Kitchen + Bar is officially dishing up delicious food, refreshing cocktails and good vibes nightly at MGM Grand. The Strip’s newest restaurant blends classic Italian fare and craft cocktails with its colorful surroundings, creating a fun and convivial dinner experience. Ambra’s menu takes time-honored classics to the next level with vibrant flavors, avant-garde recipes and interactive presentations.

MGM Grand to Debut Ambra Italian Kitchen + Bar This August

LAS VEGAS, NV (July 17, 2019) –  MGM Grand will add Ambra Italian Kitchen + Bar to its array of culinary hot spots this August. Gourmands, tastemakers, party-goers and the like will be lured to The Strip’s newest restaurant and lounge to experience freshly made pastas, artisanal libations and sensual sounds, making it the place to begin a memorable night on the town.

Cesar Millan Takes the Stage September 12 – 18 at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino for World Premiere of ‘Cesar Millan – My Story: Unleashed’

LAS VEGAS (July 11, 2019) – Cesar Millan, the world’s most celebrated dog behaviorist, will bring the story of his remarkable life to the stage for the world premiere of his one-man show “Cesar Millan – My Story: Unleashed.” Millan will lead the audience on an inspiring journey ranging from his humble beginnings in rural Mexico and travels to America, to his struggles, successes and passion for transforming families and their lives with his unique approach to canine discipline. He often says, “I train people not dogs,” and now for the first time ever, Millan “live in person” will share his authenticity, honesty and bravery during this once-in-a-lifetime experience. 

Twenty Øne Piløts Bring “Banditø Tour” to MGM Grand Garden Arena Wednesday, October 30

LAS VEGAS (July 11, 2019) – Twenty One Pilots have announced a new U.S. leg of their global headline “Banditø Tour” due to overwhelming demand. The new Live Nation-produced tour, which follows this summer’s sold-out arena run, will make a Las Vegas stop at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Wednesday, Oct. 30. The show is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. 

The Final Countdown Begins: Slayer Announces The Final Campaign, The Last Leg of Its Farewell World Tour, to Come to MGM Grand Wednesday, Nov. 27

LAS VEGAS (July 9, 2019) – On Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, Slayer - Tom Araya/bass and vocals, Kerry King/guitars, Gary Holt/guitars, and Paul Bostaph/drums - will set off on The Final Campaign, the seventh and final leg of its farewell world tour.  This last hurrah will start at the Explore Asheville Arena in Asheville, NC, and see the band taking its goodbye bow at the Los Angeles Forum on Saturday, Nov. 30. Accompanying Slayer for this last ride are Primus, Ministry and Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals performing A Vulgar Display of Pantera, who will support on all dates. The tour will make a Las Vegas stop at MGM Grand Garden Arena Wednesday, Nov. 27. The show is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. 

Ariana Grande Announces Additional North American Dates to The Sweetener World Tour

LAS VEGAS (June 24, 2019) – Due to overwhelming fan demand, multi-platinum, record-breaking superstar Ariana Grande has announced additional North American dates to The Sweetener World Tour. Produced by Live Nation, the renowned tour adds 19 dates including a return to Las Vegas at MGM Grand Garden Arena Sunday, Dec. 15. The show is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m.