22 August 2019


Las Vegas, Nevada, August 22, 2019 – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) ("MGM Resorts" or the "Company") today released the following statement from Jim Murren, Chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International:  

Metarama Gaming + Music Festival Reveals Full Performance and Gaming Schedules, Talent Additions and Exclusive Opportunities for Fans to Meet and Play with Professional Streamers

LAS VEGAS (August 15, 2019) – Today, a full schedule of events, lineup additions, and multiple ways for fans to interact and play with their favorite gamers have been announced for the inaugural Metarama Gaming + Music Festival, taking place October 19-20, 2019 at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds.  Professional gamers, world-class musicians and streaming all-stars including Marshmello, Ninja, Logic, Jacksepticeye, Snoop Dogg, Sodapoppin, Alan Walker, Nick Eh 30, DrLupo, Lindsey Stirling, Pokimane, Diesel (Shaquille O’Neal), Imagine Dragons and many more will participate in the first-ever immersive festival experience for competitive gamers, casual gamers and music fans of all ages and experience levels.  2-Day Tickets are currently available, and 1-Day Tickets will go on sale tomorrow, August 16 at 12pm PT at www.metaramafestival.com.

Intersect Music Festival Comes to Las Vegas Festival Grounds December 6 and 7

LAS VEGAS (August 13, 2019) – Intersect Music Festival, a new event celebrating the intersection of inspiring musicians and storytellers, innovative art, technology and community, will debut at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds in December 2019.

24 July 2019

Pac-12 Football Championship Game to be Hosted in One of NFL’s Newest Venues in Las Vegas in 2020 and 2021

LOS ANGELES (July 24, 2019) – The Pac-12 Conference today announced that the 2020 and 2021 host site for the Pac-12 Football Championship Game, presented by 76®, will be in Las Vegas at the new home of the Raiders, one of the National Football League’s most state-of-the-art venues. Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott made the announcement today during the 2019 Pac-12 Football Media Day in partnership with Las Vegas Stadium and the Raiders, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) and MGM Resorts International. 

Leagues Cup Final to Be Played in The City of Las Vegas

NEW YORK AND MEXICO CITY (July 11, 2019) – Major League Soccer (MLS) and Liga MX today announced that the city of Las Vegas will host the first-ever final of the new annual competition between the two top soccer leagues in North America, Leagues Cup, on Wednesday, September 18 at Sam Boyd Stadium. The event is being organized with the support of MGM Resorts International and Las Vegas Events.