07 February 2019

Be Brave, Be Bold – Go Bald! New York-New York Hotel & Casino Hosts 10th Annual St. Baldrick's Day Head-Shaving Event, March 9

LAS VEGAS (Feb. 7, 2019) – Celebrating a decade of bringing the community together in the crusade against childhood cancer, New York-New York Hotel & Casino will host its 10th annual St. Baldrick’s Day head-shaving event on the iconic Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Throughout the day, family-friendly entertainment will be available, including live music and activities, and some of the city’s most celebrated names in entertainment will take the stage to serve as celebrity head-shavers for those bold enough to brave the shave for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation.

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. 

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.

New York-New York Hotel & Casino's Shamrockin' Celebration, Celtic Feis, Returns March 17 & 18

LAS VEGAS (Feb. 3, 2017) – For the eighth consecutive year, New York-New York Hotel & Casino will celebrate the luck of the Irish at its famous Celtic Feis festival, March 17 and 18. The two-day extravaganza will feature a celebratory parade, live entertainment and authentic Irish bites at Nine Fine Irishmen.  

MGM Resorts International Launches Nation’s First Mobile Tournaments in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (July 13, 2016) – MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) has launched a mobile tournament platform, easyPLAY® Mobile Tournaments, the first digital and interactive tournament to be offered by a regulated casino in the United States. Developed by mobile gaming tech company oneLIVE inc, the platform allows guests at nine iconic Las Vegas resorts to compete with other players in a variety of tournament games using their own mobile devices whether they are at the pool, sipping cocktails at the bar, or simply relaxing in their rooms.

Group Travel to Las Vegas Gets the VIP Treatment with New MGM Resorts Connections

Small groups coming to Las Vegas for bachelor parties, family reunions and birthday celebrations now have one-stop service with MGM Resorts to design dream trips from start to finish. 

New York-New York Hotel & Casino "Spreads the Luck" on Southwest's Inaugural Direct Flight from Dallas to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (October 13, 2014) – New York-New York Hotel & Casino starting “spreading the luck” today to unsuspecting passengers of Southwest Airlines’ first-ever direct flight from Dallas’ Love Field to McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas.

Hershey’s Chocolate World Retail Experience Unwrapped on Iconic Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS, NV (June 3, 2014) – The Las Vegas Strip got a whole lot sweeter today as the Hershey's Chocolate World retail experience opened at New York-New York Hotel & Casino.
The West Coast flagship store, which occupies two floors and boasts an eye-catching 74-feet high Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bar that visitors can walk through, provides guests with an experiential concept that immerses them in more than 800 candy and chocolate offerings, including iconic brands they love: Hershey’s, Hershey’s Kisses, Reese’s, Ice Breakers, Jolly Ranchers, Twizzlers and more. 

New York-New York Transforms Strip-Side Facade with Re-imagined Pedestrian Experience, Expanded Outdoor Patio Dining and New Retail Options

LAS VEGAS (March 17, 2014) – New York-New York Hotel & Casino, one of Las Vegas’ most iconic and downright fun destinations, officially unveiled its transformed Strip-front façade featuring a re-imagined public plaza, expanded outdoor dining patio and four new retail venues with a green ribbon cutting ceremony at the kickoff of Celtic Feis this past Saturday, March 15.