Book for the IMTC USA 2016 at the Westin Las Vegas

Learn about the latest trends in money transmitters at the IMTC USA 2016!

The IMTC USA 2016 at the Westin Las Vegas will be taking place between March 14 – 16. With the increase in the amount of companies that are getting licensed as money transmitters in the U.S and the fin-tech sector absolutely exploding, the non-banking financial sector is growing exponentially.

IMTC USA 2016 at The Westin Las VegasIMTC Conference In Las Vegas

IMTC conferences promise a line-up of fascinating talks from industry experts and the chance to network. What’s more, conferences in Las Vegas offer attendees the chance to check out the hundreds of shows the city has to offer.

This year’s IMTC conference in Las Vegas line-up includes:

Pre-Conference Day, March 14 – Registration begins at 8am followed by pre-conference courses at 9am. Lunch will then be served before the 2pm course. The Trade Fair starts at 2pm and there will be a welcome reception at 5:30pm.

March 15 – after registration there will be The Conference Plenary, followed by lunch and the Afternoon Round Tables at 2:30pm. The Trade Fair will be open all day and once the Round Tables end at 5:30pm there will be a Happy Hour.

March 16 – The Conference Plenary will kick off at 9am, followed at 1pm by a Mini IPAD & Tablets raffle. The Trade Fair will be open all morning.

Stay at The Westin

Since the conference is taking place at The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa, book your stay with us. We are located within walking distance from great shopping and dining on the Las Vegas strip. Our casino is open 24 hours a day and when you’re ready to take a break, grab a light bite and a drink at the Lobby Bar. Block room rates are available for the conference and guests can look forward to elegant rooms complete with incredible views and all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay.


Countdown to the 2016 NASCAR Weekend

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series comes to Vegas!

The 2016 NASCAR weekend is only a matter of weeks away. This year, the event will be taking place from March 4 – 6 2016 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

2016 NASCAR WeekendGet your tickets soon to enjoy the chance to see all your favorite drivers at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series in 2016. The weekend is set to include the Boyd Gaming 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race, Stratosphere Pole Day and the Kobalt 400 race, along with a variety of fun experiences and unforgettable moments.

The Neon Garage offers access to race drivers and teams, live entertainment and unique concession areas as well as a chance to check out the Winner’s Circle. Located right in the center of the speedway’s infield, race fans can watch crews and drivers from both elevated and ground-level positions. You won’t want to miss out on this amazing opportunity!

If you’re heading to Las Vegas for NASCAR weekend, book your stay at The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa, just minutes from the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. We’re also just a block from the infamous Las Vegas strip, so a stay with us will ensure an entertaining, convenient and rejuvenating experience for the whole family.

After a day at the races, try your luck at our 24-hour casino or grab a couple of drinks and snacks at the Lobby Bar. When you’re ready, retire for the night to one of our plush rooms or suites and take in the views of the strip. We offer all the amenities of home to ensure you have a comfortable stay.

We look forward to taking your booking for NASCAR week.


Lace Up Your Sneakers for the Las Vegas Color Run

Color Run Tropicolor World Tour – Tropical Paradise on Race Day!

Who would have thought that running while getting blasted with powdered color would catch on and become an event that the masses would look forward to? Every year, all across the country and in other parts of the world, this iconic celebration of health is met with great anticipation and the number of participants keeps growing. So, it's time to make sure that you and the gang are ready to go for the Las Vegas Color Run.

Las Vegas Color RunEvery participant of the Happiest 5K on the Planet will feel like they're enjoying a tropical getaway for a day. Special items to help transport you to the tropics include the traditional bright-white Color Run t-shirt, a lei, a headband, and some bright color dye for you to help decorate everyone with. Also along the course, enjoy a Tropicolor Zone, and at the festival for finishers, there will be a Rainbow Beach.

Even if running is not your activity of choice, the Las Vegas Color Run is sure to be fun for everyone. This iconic 5K is more about celebrating health and happiness than it is about times and competition. You and your family or friends can make their way through a fun course and end up with tons of color all over by the end.

If you're planning on being in town for one of the best 5K runs in Las Vegas, we invite you to stay at The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa. Our hotel is in the perfect location to get you to all the action and still make sure you get a good night's rest – especially before the big run.


2016 USA Sevens Rugby Tournament and Festival

Sam Boyd Stadium – home of rugby’s match of a life time!

America is typically thought to be a football nation, but there is also an ever-growing fan base for rugby. Thanks to the success of the USA Sevens, rugby is becoming more and more popular in the States. March 4-6, 2016 Rugby teams from all over the world will gather at Sam Boyd Stadium and compete for the win at the invitational in Nevada this year.

2016 USA Sevens Rugby Tournament and FestivalThe USA Sevens Invitational has become one of the most anticipated Rugby tournaments in Las Vegas, and quite possibly, the Americas. The first year of the Las Vegas Rugby competition, there were only 15 teams. Last year there were 276 teams and this year is slated to be just as huge. Competitors have come from 17 different countries making America's Premier Rugby Tournament: The Las Vegas Invitational.

Male and female teams will represent many countries this year, including USA, France, Scotland, New Zealand, Argentina, Fiji, Samoa, Portugal, England, Canada, Spain, Australia, and more.

When you're in town for the Rugby tournaments in Las Vegas, consider booking your stay with The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa. Our hotel is close to the action while giving guests much needed quiet time to relax and regroup. This March, gather the gang and book a stay with us in Las Vegas so you can have a nice place to call home base in between matches.


Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Las Vegas

Romance and excitement awaits you this Valentine’s Day in Las Vegas.

With its romantic restaurants, exciting shows and lots of wedding chapels, Las Vegas is unquestionably the place to be this Valentine's Day.  Celebrate your love for your sweetheart with a weekend getaway in Vegas. 

Las Vegas Valentine's Day GetawayStart of your evening by treating your Valentine to dinner at our SAVONA Bistro.  We offer mouthwatering Mediterranean inspired dishes and excellent service.  Definitely the perfect setting to consider for a Valentine’s Day dinner for two, and maybe a surprise proposal. 

If you and your sweetie are in the mood for a night on the town, we're conveniently located near many of Vegas’ top area attraction.   Make it a weekend getaway and take advantage of our Romance Package, perfect for celebrating this wonderful holiday with the one you love.   The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa’s Romance package includes buffet breakfast for two daily at our SAVONA Bistro restaurant along with a bottle of champagne and chocolate covered strawberries delivered to room upon arrival.

During your stay make sure to book a couples massage at our Hibiscus Spa.  Enjoy pampering yourself and your loved one in our couple's suite with a full body massage of your choice.

There’s nothing more romantic then spending time with the one you love.  All of us here at The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa wish you a Happy Valentine’s Day and look forward to greeting you!


Captivating Sightseeing Tours in Las Vegas

Vegas Mob Tour and more for everyone to see.

You know Sin City has many fun casinos and restaurants to enjoy, but did you know there are also great sightseeing tours in Las Vegas? The next time you visit make sure you take advantage of one – or more. You just never know what this place has in store.

Sightseeing Tours in Las VegasOf all the things to do in Vegas, we bet that sightseeing hasn't been high on the list, but you'll want to take part in at least one.

Vegas Mob Tour: Learn more about famous gangsters and how they influenced Sin City in their day. Hear stories of what really went on in Sin City when the bosses were big.

Haunted Vegas Tour: With the help of "Ghost Hunter" Robert George Allen and cutting edge technology, you may actually get to see the real ghosts of Las Vegas. This 2.5 hour tour will take you to places of actual ghostly sightings and provide some equipment for you to help find the spirits and maybe even catch them on film!

Vegas Valley Food Tours: Two tours to choose from give you the option to try some of the best and most unique food in Nevada. From eclectic restaurants to mom and pop cafes, you won't be able to find a lot of this fare on the Strip.

If you need something a little more family friendly and engaging, Eldorado Mine & Ghost Town Adventure isn’t far away. Explore parts of the mine, see the ghost town, and learn a little bit about their history.

After a day of seeing the sights and exploring nearby city attractions, rest your head at The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa where we're always ready to welcome visitors and guests.


Happy New Year

The Westin Las Vegas Hotel – Casino and Spa would like to wish you a very Happy New Year!

May you enjoy happiness and bright cheer along with joy and prosperity for the New Year!  From our family to yours, The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa wishes you a very happy and healthy New Year!

Happy New Year from The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and SpaPlanning on celebrating New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas?  Ring in 2016 in true Vegas style in one of The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa’s luxurious guestrooms, or enjoy a rejuvenating spa treatment at our Hibiscus Spa along with some celebratory cocktails at our Casino Lounge.  Start the New Year off right and take advantage of our money-saving hotel offers including our Weekend Savings Plus Breakfast and Hibiscus Spa packages.  Visit our website to book your Vegas getaway today!

Cheers to a New Year!


Season Greetings

Warmest wishes for a wonderful holiday season from The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa!

Wishing you and your loved ones the Happiest of Holidays filled with joy and cherished memories from all of us here at The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa!

Happy Holidays from The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa

Looking to celebrate the holidays in Vegas style?  With so many exciting things to do for the holidays, The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa is your perfect choice.  We offer incredible hotel savings to ensure the best possible stay including our Special Nevada Resident Rate package and Save 40% on your 2nd Night package. Visit our website and book today.


Top Class Entertainment at the Smith Center

The Smith Center offers a range of cultural delights for all sorts of tastes.

Set on five acres of land in Downtown Las Vegas, the Smith Center offers incredible entertainment for all tastes. The LV Philharmonic, in particular has a wide range of shows coming up, including The Snowman on December 5 and 6 and Cabrera Conducts Rachmaninoff on January 9 and 10.

The Smith CenterCabaret Jazz Performances in Vegas

The Smith Center also offers stylish, intimate soirees where visitors can enjoy a meal, have something to drink and indulge in a full-on cabaret-style experience. These cabaret jazz performances in Vegas feature some of the finest musicians in the country and promise a night of entertainment to be remembered. Upcoming performances include An Evening with Laura Osnes on December 11 and 12.

On January 8 and 9, visitors can enjoy the talented show, Susan Anton: Already Home. Guests can look forward to an evening of diverse musical arrangements celebrating world events and relationships of importance. The selection of music is set to include material from The Beatles, James Brown, Stevie Wonder and John Mayer. Tickets cost $35 - $59.

Base Yourself At The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa

You’ll need a comfortable base from which to enjoy the Smith Center. Just one block from the Las Vegas strip, newly refurbished The Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa will ensure you enjoy a relaxing, revitalizing experience. Guests who are SPG members can enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and self-parking while taking advantage of our amenities such as the fitness studio, outdoor heated Jacuzzi and pool and Max Casino. Before heading off to enjoy great entertainment, why not select a treatment at our Hibiscus Spa so you set off refreshed, relaxed and ready for the cultural delights of Vegas. When you get back, grab a bite to eat at our Savona Bistro where French and Italian fare is the order of the day.

Book your stay at the Westin today.


Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in Las Vegas

Help Honor the Great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr in Downtown Las Vegas

The staff at the Westin Las Vegas would like to welcome visitors and guests for the 34th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade taking place in January of 2016. Currently the largest parade in the state, there will be 100 entries to see. Join thousands of participants and spectators in honoring one of the most influential figures in US history.

Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in Las VegasThere are many exciting events happening the whole week leading up to this year's Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Parade in downtown Las Vegas. One such event taking place the night before the parade is the Annual King Banquet. Come together and show your continued support for the man behind the famous and memorable "I Have a Dream" speech. The 2016 theme is "Living the Dream: The Movement Continues!" MLK Jr certainly left a legacy. His message of peace and harmony has lived on in those who embody his ideas and dreams for a better world.

It only takes one person to make a difference, but a whole group can have a greater affect. So, whether you come with only a few fellow travelers or a large gathering, we invite you to stay with us at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel, Casino and Spa. Our great location ensures that guests are close to the action on the famous Vegas strip while still being able to get some quiet time and peaceful rest when they need it. We are proud to provide amazing customer service and high quality accommodations for everyone because we also believe that everyone has a right to a fair and better world.