25 October 2018

Get Married in the Wedding Capital of the World – Las Vegas!

Last year, nearly 80,000 couples said “I do” in Las Vegas. Surrounding this promise are several options in a city often referred to as the “Wedding Capital of the World.” With its bouquet of offerings, Las Vegas can help partners up the ante and make sure their big day is one to remember.

Lady Liberty Signs with Las Vegas Aces for Inaugural Season

The WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces today announced the team has signed free agent center Lady Liberty to an honorary contract for its inaugural season. Aces Head Coach and General Manager Bill Laimbeer recently presented Liberty with her official 75.5-foot tall jersey for all to see (and take selfies with) at New York-New York Hotel & Casino on the corner of Las Vegas Blvd. and Tropicana Ave. 

Nevada Champions Crowned at Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at New York-New York Hotel & Casino

LAS VEGAS (April 28, 2018) – Champions were crowned today at New York-New York Hotel & Casino in the 21st annual qualifying competition for the 102nd Annual Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest in Coney Island, NY. 
 

UNIVERSAL LOVE: Because Love + Music Are Universal Languages

NEW YORK (April 5, 2018) -- MGM Resorts International announced the release of UNIVERSAL LOVE, a collection of reimagined wedding songs for the LGBTQ community, celebrating the enduring and overwhelming power of love and music to unite.

New York-New York Hotel & Casino Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with Multi-Day Bash, Celtic Feis, March 16 &17

LAS VEGAS (March 17, 2018) – New York-New York Hotel & Casino celebrated the luck of the Irish during their ninth annual Celtic Feis festival on March 16 and 17. Festivities kicked off on Friday with a parade that started at “Bliss Dance” at The Park, continued through New York-New York and culminated in a themed flash mob comprised of New York-New York employees on the Brooklyn Bridge. Following the procession, President and COO of New York-New York Hotel & Casino Cynthia Kiser Murphey greeted the crowd with a welcome toast.

New York-New York Hotel & Casino Raises More Than $400,000 for Childhood Cancer Research at St. Baldrick's Day Head-Shaving Event March 10, 2018

LAS VEGAS (March 13, 2018) –New York-New York Hotel & Casino raised a record-breaking amount of more than $400,000 to benefit St. Baldrick’s Foundation during its ninth annual head-shaving event on Saturday, March 10. Surpassing last year’s donation, New York-New York Hotel & Casino will give all proceeds from the event to the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, supporting the organization’s mission to find promising cures and treatments for all childhood cancers. Celebrity head-shavers, Las Vegans and visitors gathered as more than 350 shavees shed their locks to raise funds for childhood cancer research.

Zumanity by Cirque du Soleil Creates Unique and Risqué Wedding Experience

LAS VEGAS (January 31, 2018) Zumanity by Cirque du Soleil® has launched a provocatively unique wedding experience at New York-New York Hotel & Casino, providing passionate couples with an alluring adventure to celebrate their love in an unexpected way.  Similar to the show, Zumanity weddings celebrate love in all forms, and this unforgettable ceremony will allow loved ones to bear witness to an exclusive, yet meaningful, commitment to marriage in an extraordinary way. Both true Zumanity fans and couples who dare to love boldly will enjoy the incorporation of Cirque du Soleil artists into their one-of-kind and never-before-offered experience. 

The Big Apple Roller Coaster at New York-New York Hotel & Casino Pushes High-Tech Thrills to Cosmic Levels with New Virtual Reality Experience

LAS VEGAS (January 17, 2018) – Fasten your safety belts and prepare for liftoff! New York-New York Hotel & Casino will take attraction rides to new levels when The Big Apple Coaster Virtual Reality Experience debuts February 7. The first of its kind in Las Vegas, this white-knuckle ride high above The Strip will combine thrill-seekers’ need for speed with advanced, immersive graphics, resulting in a 4D experience that’s out of this world.

MGM Resorts International Launches Program Celebrating Active Military & Veterans

LAS VEGAS (July 20, 2017) – Created in appreciation for our nation’s active military personnel, veterans and their spouses, MGM Resorts International’s new Military & Veterans Program (MVP) launches today, July 20.  Conceptualized and developed by MGM Resorts’ Veterans Employee Network Group, MVP provides special recognition, offers, discounts and benefits at MGM Resorts destinations throughout the U.S. to the country’s 24 million military members, veterans and spouses. With a military ID, they can sign up for the program on-site at MGM Resorts destinations.