WBA Welterweight Champion Jamal James Battles Undefeated Contender Radzhab Butaev on SHOWTIME® Saturday, October 30 in Premier Boxing Champions Event from Michelob ULTRA Arena

LAS VEGAS (October 13, 2021) – WBA Welterweight Champion Jamal “Shango” James will defend his title against unbeaten contender Radzhab Butaev in a 12-round duel that headlines a night of action live on SHOWTIME Saturday, October 30 in a Premier Boxing Champions event from Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

2021 Maui Jim Maui Invitational Relocates to Hawaii’s “Ninth Island” of Las Vegas

MAUI, Hawaii (Oct. 2, 2021) – Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, travel restrictions and COVID-19 protocols in the state of Hawaii, the Maui Jim Maui Invitational will relocate to Hawaii’s “Ninth Island” of Las Vegas. The 2021 event will be hosted at the Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino Nov. 22-24, with all programs from the original field participating. Las Vegas is full of Hawaiian food, culture and community, and has been a mainland home to Hawaiians for decades, hence earning its name as the “Ninth Island.”

New Kids On The Block to Bring The MixTape Tour 2022 to Michelob ULTRA Arena Sunday, May 29, 2022

LAS VEGAS (October 4, 2021) – Today, multiplatinum selling pop super-group New Kids On The Block continues the party like nobody else can with the announcement of The MixTape Tour 2022, with their friends Salt-N-Pepa, Rick Astley and En Vogue as legendary special guests. Produced by Live Nation, the four iconic acts will embark on The MixTape Tour 2022 for its 50+ date journey, which will include a Las Vegas stop at the Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino Sunday, May 29, 2022.

Terence Crawford-Shawn Porter Welterweight Title Showdown Set for November 20 at Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (September 29, 2021) — Pound-for-pound star Terence “Bud” Crawford has called out the welterweight superstars for years.  His long wait for a legacy-defining fight is now over. Crawford will defend his WBO welterweight world title and unbeaten record Saturday, Nov. 20 against two-time welterweight champion and WBO No. 1 contender “Showtime” Shawn Porter at the Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

J Balvin Brings Jose Tour 2022 to Michelob ULTRA Arena in Las Vegas Saturday, April 23, 2022

LAS VEGAS (September 10, 2021) – Multi-platinum recording artist, Latin GRAMMY winner and reggaeton superstar J Balvin today announced dates for his highly anticipated “José Tour 2022” concert tour. Produced by Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN), the entertainment leader and largest producer of Latin music events in the United States, the tour will take the Colombian star to over 25 cities across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, including Las Vegas at the Michelob ULTRA Arena Saturday, April 23, 2022.


LAS VEGAS (August 20, 2021) – After 17 long-awaited months, Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil finally made its grand return to a sold-out audience at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, last night, Aug. 19, 2021. Continuing the global entertainment producer’s successful return to theaters in Las Vegas, Michael Jackson ONE welcomed back guests with awe-inspiring dance numbers, enthralling acrobats, breathtaking visuals, and much more. 

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS Returns to Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino August 20 – 22, 2021 for Fifth Edition of Only Casino & Resort-Wide Music Festival in World

LAS VEGAS (August 10, 2021) — PSYCHO LAS VEGAS, known by fans and artists as “America’s Rock n’ Roll Bacchanal” and the wildest ride in the music business, will mark the return of live music festivals to Las Vegas when it takes over Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino August 20 – 22, 2021. Now in its fifth year, PSYCHO LAS VEGAS offers audiences an unrivaled immersive festival experience that puts fans in the same confines as their favorite artists and lets the spirt and fever of Sin City do the rest to create a once-in-a-lifetime festival experience year after year. Fans will share the resort with a lineup of 80+ bands and artists for three days full of exclusive performances that won't be seen anywhere else this year – or possibly ever.

Tyler, The Creator to Perform at Michelob ULTRA Arena in Las Vegas Saturday, February 12, 2022

LAS VEGAS (August 3, 2021) – Today, Tyler, The Creator announces his Spring 2022 North American tour with Kali Uchis, Vince Staples and Teezo Touchdown. The announcement arrives on the heels of his critically acclaimed album CALL ME IF YOU GET LOST, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 charts upon its release, as well as a trio of sold-out, underplay shows in Los Angeles, Dallas and New York City the week following the album's release, a show-stopping performance at this year's BET awards, and a headlining set at Lollapalooza 2021. 


LAS VEGAS (July 27, 2021) – International pop band 98 Degrees is scheduled to make their return to the stage this summer and will perform Thursday, Sept. 16 at the Mandalay Bay Beach as part of Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino’s 2021 Concerts on the Beach Series.  The show is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m.

Rosters Set for AT&T WNBA All-Star 2021 on Wednesday, July 14

NEW YORK (June 30, 2021) – AT&T WNBA All-Star 2021, to be played Wednesday, July 14 at Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, will showcase the WNBA’s biggest and brightest stars under one roof when the WNBA’s top talent squares off against one another in a clash between WNBA All-Stars versus the USA Basketball Women’s National Team voted-in as part of a combination of fan, player, media, and coach voting. The 17th WNBA All-Star Game will be broadcast live by ESPN at 7 p.m. ET.

USA Basketball Announces U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team

Colorado Springs, Colorado (June 28, 2021) – Led by now three-time Olympian Kevin Durant (Brooklyn Nets), USA Basketball unveiled today its official 12-member U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. Selected for the U.S. Olympic Team 2020, which is seeking a fourth consecutive Olympic title, were: Bam Adebayo (Miami Heat), Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards), Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns), Durant, Jerami Grant (Detroit Pistons), Draymond Green (Golden State Warriors), Jrue Holiday (Milwaukee Bucks), Zach LaVine (Chicago Bulls), Damian Lillard (Portland Trail Blazers), Kevin Love (Cleveland Cavaliers), Khris Middleton (Milwaukee Bucks) and Jayson Tatum (Boston Celtics).


(LAS VEGAS, NV, June 21, 2021) –The National Lacrosse League (@NLL) today announced the city of Las Vegas has been awarded an expansion franchise and will become the NLL’s 15th team, beginning play in the Fall of 2022.