Posts tagged as: Monte Carlo

New York-New York officially launches outdoor plaza

New York-New York officially launches outdoor plaza

It’s been less than a year since MGM Resorts International announced plans for a $100 million outdoor plaza that involves remodeling the Las Vegas Strip-facing exteriors of New York-New York Hotel & Casino and Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino. The company began construction on this pedestrian-oriented district in April 2013. It will eventually wind between [...]

Walk this way: The latest on NY-NY and Monte Carlo’s pedestrian-friendly developments

Walk this way: The latest on NY-NY and Monte Carlo’s pedestrian-friendly developments

The skies were blue and temperatures were peaking in the high 60s one recent afternoon at New York-New York, which is located near the south end of the Las Vegas Strip. Many visitors were strolling through the shops of the Big Apple-themed resort’s newly widened promenade, which runs alongside its replica of the famous Brooklyn [...]

Opened, closed and under construction on the Las Vegas Strip

Opened, closed and under construction on the Las Vegas Strip

Construction projects – major and minor – are covering the Las Vegas Strip, bringing a surge in activity to the tourist corridor not seen since the heyday of resort construction. From small projects to big, we take a look at what is happening in Las Vegas. New York-New York/Monte Carlo Strip project and arena Construction [...]

Photos: NY-NY & Monte Carlo tear up the old for the new

Photos: NY-NY & Monte Carlo tear up the old for the new

MGM Resorts International announced plans for a $100 million outdoor plaza project in April 2013. It involves remodeling the front facades of New York-New York and Monte Carlo to showcase new eateries, shops and Hershey’s Chocolate World, an interactive attraction that celebrates Hershey’s-branded products. This district will be anchored by a 20,000-seat arena developed in [...]

10 hotel developments in Vegas to look forward to in 2014

10 hotel developments in Vegas to look forward to in 2014

Hotel construction in Las Vegas is more spirited and dynamic than ever. Are you curious about some of the projects currently underway at resorts both on and off the Strip? In addition to the creation of two open-air districts, three newly converted hotels will debut in 2014. Plus, several existing resorts are expanding their offerings. [...]

MGM, AEG release renderings of proposed arena in Las Vegas

MGM, AEG release renderings of proposed arena in Las Vegas

The developers of a 20,000-seat sports and entertainment arena released the first images of the privately funded venue. Arena partners AEG and MGM Resorts International also released details of the venue, which is expected to be built between New York-New York and Monte Carlo, extending west from Las Vegas Boulevard to Frank Sinatra Drive. The [...]

Wireless networks advancing at rapid speed in Las Vegas resorts

Wireless networks advancing at rapid speed in Las Vegas resorts

Have you ever lost cell phone service or been unable to find coverage while visiting the Las Vegas Strip? That’s not an uncommon problem, partly because it’s very difficult to support the growing demand for advanced mobile and wireless services at resorts that are literally the size of small cities. Not only do these big [...]

Blue Man Group celebrates first year at Monte Carlo

Blue Man Group celebrates first year at Monte Carlo

Blue Man Group celebrated its first anniversary of the show’s move to Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino last week. Since the move, Blue Man Group has used: 2,124 Twinkies 18,585 marshmallows 2,655 gallons of paint 3,186 drum sticks 74,340 cubic feet of helium 272,934 feet of streamers Before the show even begins, Blue Man Group [...]

10 memorable movies filmed at MGM Resorts International properties in Vegas

10 memorable movies filmed at MGM Resorts International properties in Vegas

Las Vegas is known as the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” so naturally a lot of great movies have been shot here. Since MGM Resorts International properties make up a huge part of the bright lights and backdrop of Sin City, they’ve attracted the eyes of Hollywood’s directors for years. Here’s a list of 10 [...]

MGM Resorts International unveils plans for new entertainment district

MGM Resorts International unveils plans for new entertainment district

MGM Resorts International unveiled plans today for a new entertainment district located between the New York – New York and Monte Carlo hotels, which will feature an arena, new restaurants, bars, shopping and a public plaza and park area. The entertainment district will surround a 20,000-seat arena that is under development on land behind the [...]

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