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Las Vegas Continues to Grow

Las Vegas Continues to Grow

Tryphavana Cross, Account Director for Ireland, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, reported Irish visitor numbers to Las Vegas increased by 22% in 2015 and other worldwide visitors increased by 42.3%, with 87% occupancy throughout the year.

Caesar’s Palace celebrated its 50th anniversary and continues to remain among the top hotels in Las Vegas.

Major stars playing in the top Las Vegas venues this October include Stevie Nicks at New Park Theatre, Michael Bolton at Cannery Casino, Jerry Lewis at South Point Casino, The Temptations at the Orleans, Celine Dion at Caesar’s Palace, ZZ Top at The Palms, Elton John at Caesar’s Palace, Billy Idol at House of Blue, Bob Dylan at The Cosmopolitan, and The Rolling Stones at T- Mobile Arena.

The remainder of 2016 and into 2017 will see many stars and attractions gracing the theatres and arenas, making Las Vegas the leading entertainment centre of the USA.

The casinos still attract millions of visitors trying to fulfil their ultimate dream of winning the jackpot.

Marian Richardson, RTE, and Joan Scales, Irish Times, at the Las Vegas function

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Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

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