11 October 2018

George Kliavkoff Joins MGM Resorts International As President Of Entertainment And Sports

LAS VEGAS, October 11, 2018 – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) (“MGM Resorts”) announced today that George Kliavkoff has joined the company as President of Entertainment and Sports. Kliavkoff will drive MGM Resorts’ entertainment and sports operations and develop and maintain partnerships within the industry. 

Kerri Walsh Jennings’ Event Series, p1440, Announces FIVB Las Vegas Open presented by p1440 Schedule and Event Details, Oct. 18 - 21

LAS VEGAS (October 11, 2018) – Today, three-time Olympic gold medalist and professional beach volleyball player, Kerri Walsh Jennings’ event series, p1440, released its daily schedule and full list of experiences for the FIVB Las Vegas Open presented by p1440 on Oct. 18 – 21 at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. The best beach volleyball players from around the world will compete to earn Olympic ranking points towards qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games. Athletes include Canada’s Heather Bansley and Brandie Wilkerson; Brazil’s Marie Atonelli and Carol Solgado; Norway’s Anders Mol and Christian Sørum; Spain’s Pablo Herrera and Adrián Gavira and more. The four-day event also features family-friendly activities including face painters, street dance performances, inflatable slides and more; a health & wellness village with high-intensity interval training workouts, bootcamps, yoga, meditation sessions and healthy cooking demos; immersive art experiences; Pongstarz ping pong activation with table tennis Olympians; live music from local DJs and bands; a wine & beer garden; food trucks and pop-up entertainment.

08 October 2018

MGM Resorts International's Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa Wins ‘Property Of The Year’ Honors At 2018 Global Gaming Expo

LAS VEGAS, October 8, 2018 - MGM Resorts International’s Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa was named the 2018 “Property of the Year” during the Global Gaming Awards at the Global Gaming Expo.

01 October 2018

Statement by Jim Murren. MGM Resorts Chairman & CEO, on the First Anniversary of the Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooting

LAS VEGAS, October 1, 2018 – Jim Murren. MGM Resorts Chairman & CEO, released the following statement on the first anniversary of the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting:

26 September 2018

FIVB Las Vegas Open presented by p1440 Comes to Las Vegas Festival Grounds Oct. 17 – 21

LAS VEGAS (September 26, 2018) – Professional beach volleyball player and three-time Olympic gold medalist, Kerri Walsh Jennings’ event series, p1440, announces the Las Vegas Festival Grounds as the location for the FIVB Las Vegas Open presented by p1440. From Oct. 17 – 21, p1440 will partner with Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB), the international governing body of volleyball, to host the 4-star, double gender FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour event. The five-day event will feature a professional beach volleyball tournament showcasing the best volleyball players from around the globe, personal development experiences, entertainment and a health & wellness village. The FIVB Las Vegas Open presented by p1440 gives athletes the opportunity to earn Olympic ranking points towards qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games.

MGM Springfield Makes New England Debut

SPRINGFIELD (August 24, 2018) – MGM Springfield, New England’s first integrated luxury resort, officially opened its doors today. The resort combines the excitement and energy of Las Vegas with the rich historical context of Springfield, a city steeped in innovation and the arts.

22 August 2018

MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL TO ANNOUNCE COLLEGE OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM AND EXPANDED EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS

Las Vegas, August 22, 2018 – MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) (“MGM Resorts”) and the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) will seek approval from the Board of Regents on September 7 for a program designed to make education affordable and accessible for its employees in Nevada and throughout the country.

WarnerMedia Secures Worldwide Media Rights to Tiger Woods vs. Phil Mickelson

LAS VEGAS (August 22, 2018) - WarnerMedia’s Turner division has secured worldwide media distribution rights to “The Match,” a historic head-to-head, 18-hole duel between Tiger Woods vs. Phil Mickelson.  The highly anticipated showdown between two golfers – who have won a combined 19 Majors – will be hosted by MGM Resorts International and held Thanksgiving weekend at Shadow Creek in Las Vegas.  The winner of this blockbuster pairing, featuring these two legends of the game, will walk away with $9 million.

Las Vegas 3on3 Basketball Tournament Announces Findlay Toyota “Prep King & Queen of the Court High School Bracket”

LAS VEGAS (August 17, 2018) Las Vegas 3on3 will introduce the Findlay Toyota “Prep King & Queen of the Court High School Bracket” at its new event location, Las Vegas Festival Grounds, October 27 – 28. Local and out-of-state high school basketball teams are invited to bring their talents to the famous Las Vegas Strip to compete in the new bracket sponsored by Findlay Toyota. This bracket will give teams the chance to take on some of the nation’s best high school basketball programs, including the defending champions Findlay Prep Pilots, for an opportunity to be crowned “King & Queen of the Court.” 

Daytime Stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival Reveals $29 All-In Ticket Offer

LAS VEGAS (August 16, 2018) – Music fans will have a 24-hour opportunity to purchase “All-In” tickets to the Daytime Stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival on Friday, Aug. 17. Tickets priced at $29 will include all handling fees, exclusive of delivery and/or shipping costs. The Daytime Stage will return to Las Vegas Saturday, Sept. 22 with a new home at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds next to Circus Circus.