Groove into the Night at the Smith Center

Bring out your musical side with Cabaret Jazz at the Smith Center this summer 2015!

There are an unlimited amount of things to do in Las Vegas. In the city of entertainment among the sea of neon and ringing slot machines, the selection of shows and performances is astounding. If your group is debating where to see a show in Las Vegas, make The Smith Center one of your considerations. It is a magnificent venue, which is home to ballet, jazz, symphony and so much more. Experience Las Vegas' cultural side and enjoy a wonderful production at this nighttime destination.

Smith CenterSummer 2015 is bringing many stars to Las Vegas from singing sensations to favorite theater shows. Sit back and watch world-class artists grace the stage in comedy, drama and music at The Smith Center. Listen to the Las Vegas Philharmonic perform Beethoven & Brahms and Gershwin: Music of the Jazz Age among others. Experience new musicals including The Book of Mormon.

The center spotlights some of the most gifted jazz artists and cabaret entertainers from around the world. The Broadway Las Vegas Series is back, featuring Ragtime and Cabaret. If contemporary performances are more your style, there are plenty of acts to choose from. Catch performances from the Nevada Ballet Theatre including the Nutcracker and Romeo and Juliet.

You'll need a convenient place to stay between shows, and our Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa is conveniently located near The Smith Center. Our hotel, which is located one block from the famed Las Vegas strip, has undergone a multi-million dollar transformation. Take a dip in our pool or try your luck at our Max Casino. After one of the fabulous shows, your group can come back to our hotel for a drink and conversation at our Casino Lounge, which is open 24 hours. Visit our website for more information on our amenities and to book a room.


Feel the Power of MAGIC Market Week in Vegas

One of the top fashion trade shows in Las Vegas returns again this year.

The Men's Apparel Guild in California, more commonly known as MAGIC, has put on their bi-annual fashion trade show in Sin City since 1989. Every year, vendors and fashion insiders flock to Las Vegas to see new looks from top designers, brands and fashionistas from more than 100 countries. As their slogan says, 'See what the world will be wearing.'

MAGIC Market Week in VegasMAGIC Market Week, which will be held from Aug. 17 through Aug. 19, 2015, is more than just a trade or fashion show. It is a place where celebrities come to be seen, and buyers for large and small retail stores come to stock their shelves with the latest global fashion trends. MAGIC has set up a comprehensive exhibitor floor at the Las Vegas Convention Center, helping to give both new designers as well as established names a platform to showcase their latest designs and collections.

Several different categories are featured during this MAGIC-cal fashion week through exhibits housed at the Las Vegas Convention Center. WWDMAGIC is the place to go for the latest in juniors' and women's' fashion trends. CURVENV @ MAGIC highlights some of the best lingerie, swimwear and other alluring fashion categories for men and women.

Clothing is not the only fashion to make a heavy appearance at this year's show. WSA @ MAGIC and FN PLATFORM showcases the hottest footwear designs, collections and trends from over 100 exhibitors.

To learn more about MAGIC and the Las Vegas Convention Center exhibits and events, please visit the MAGIC Online website.

MAGIC Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Convention Center is a large event that cannot possibly be covered in one day. Our Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa is conveniently located to the Las Vegas Convention Center and features amenities like a pool, lounge, fine dining and a hopping happy hour. For more information, please visit our website.


Smell the Orange Blossoms at the Bridal Spectacular Autumn Bridal Show

Check out the latest bridal fashions at this fantastic event in the Cashman Center.

Brides and wedding vendors alike are heading to the Bridal Spectacular Autumn Bridal Show in Las Vegas on August 21-22, 2015. This popular show gives brides a chance to preview all of the latest décor, cakes and fashion trends for the upcoming year. Enjoy a bridal fashion show, sample delicious cake and catering creations, and start planning your own event.

Bridal Spectacular Autumn Bridal ShowThis event is sure to inspire ideas and maybe even take some of the stress out of choosing vendors for your wedding since you will be able to meet with several face to face in one place. Information about the types of vendors that may be attending is available so that you can make a plan beforehand of which booths you would like to visit. Bring your friends and grab a seat at the fashion show where you can see the latest gowns. Walk around and even register to win prizes and receive valuable coupons. Don't forget to collect brochures from DJ's, florists and tuxedo/suit specialists to round out this fun event. Every aspect of your big day can be planned in one place at this all-encompassing bridal spectacular.

The Bridal Spectacular at the Cashman Center is located near the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa. Our convenient location allows anyone attending to relax after the event and enjoy all of the amenities we provide. This is a great chance to bond with bridesmaids or your future spouse and share ideas. Las Vegas provides the perfect place to enjoy a weekend focusing on your big day. We know that your time spent at the bridal spectacular will be fun, helpful and lead to a wonderful wedding day!


Weddings at Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa

Where to get married in Las Vegas has never been easier to answer than it is now

Vegas weddings venues have always offered an exciting allure to those ready to tie the knot. A Las Vegas wedding offers an exciting experience you just can't get anywhere else and a honeymoon like no other in the heart of the world's most fabulous city.

The question of where to get married in Vegas can quickly be put to rest when you choose weddings at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa. That's because the first-class service coupled with luxurious amenities and expert event planning will make your special day succeed without a hitch.

Weddings at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa

Kick back, relax and enjoy the city because our professional event planners will manage all the details and arrange the catering and reception. With such culinary expertise at your disposal and people who have plenty of experience, your special day will be one to remember. Enjoy the services of our onsite spa, and choose from a selection of massages, facials and other treatments.

The unforgettable experience of a charming yet affordable event is another reason why engaged couples choose weddings at the Westin. When you allow us to host your special day, you'll earn bonus Starpoints that are available for immediate use once your contract is signed. Use Starpoints for complimentary honeymoon nights at the hotel, though terms and conditions do apply.

Wedding venues near the Las Vegas strip may seem like a dime a dozen, but weddings at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa are a cut above the rest. Booking with us by August 31, 2015, means that you'll receive a complimentary banquet room rental, dance floor and signature linens from the Westin. Deals like that don't come around too often, so get in touch with us today.


Exploring With Pink Jeep Tours Las Vegas

Sight-seeing tours in Las Vegas don't get any better this summer 2015 with Jeeps to serve you daily.

It's understandable to just think of bright lights and casinos when it comes to Nevada tourism, but Pink Jeep Tours Las Vegas gives you an alternative to the ordinary. After taking in the sights of the strip, you can head out to the desert to see some amazing sights. The Vegas area is full of natural and man-made wonders ready to be explored.

One of the greatest achievements ever constructed is the Hoover Dam. Sight-seeing tours for Hoover Dam depart almost daily. You'll be able to relax in decked out Jeeps while taking in the magnificent scenery along the way. Tours often provide a package deal with the ride and a tour of the Dam together. You can make a day out of this tour to learn about the dam's fascinating history and get an inside perspective.

Pink Jeep Tours in Las Vegas

Sight-seeing tours for the Grand Canyon are a must if you're in the Vegas area. You'll take off in the morning and arrive at the Canyon in style. You won't need to worry about parking or finding the perfect photo spot. Pink Jeep guides give you a knowledgeable tour of this sublime wonder of nature.

After an exciting day of riding around the desert, you'll need somewhere comfortable to rest. Consider staying at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa after the tour. Here, you'll be able to try your luck in our Max Casino, our premiere gaming center. Don't forget to fuel up by dining at our Suede Restaurant, too. We offer a breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner. Visit our website for more details about all the games and amenities. Whether you're in town for business or pleasure, coupling a Pink Jeep tour with our luxurious rooms is a perfect way to complete your stay in Las Vegas.


Summer 2015 Las Vegas Market is Better Than Ever

The LV Market's expanded exhibition space makes Sin City the place to be from August 2nd to August 6th.

The annual Las Vegas Market is coming up soon, which means that you’ll be able to get a sneak peek at both the current trends and those set to blossom in a variety of different markets over the course of the next year. This year’s five-day extravaganza will be held from August 2 to August 6 at the World Market Center Las Vegas, and you may need all five days to absorb the dizzying array of exhibitors, buyers and designers that will be in attendance. That’s because this event will encompass more than five million square feet of exhibition space.

Las Vegas Market at the World Market CenterNewly-featured shops include those perfect for home and gift décor, showcasing collections that are custom designed and handmade with unique resources. The ever-growing outdoors market has recently expanded to two new floors in order to accommodate the influx of additional items.

The foodie market is also well represented, with gourmet inventions that take this genre into new and exciting areas. Not only do these markets feature the budding chefs of the world and offer new avenues to pursue their creations, they also provide eye-catching gifts for friends and family. Seminars at Las Vegas Market will show you how to get the most for your money, regardless of what items suit your tastes.

If you're visiting the Las Vegas Market at the World Market Center, consider an overnight stay at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa, conveniently located near the WMC. At the Westin, you can try your luck at our gaming tables and relax at our outdoor pool after spending a full day at the Summer 2015 Las Vegas Market. Before or after you head to the market, stop by our Suede Restaurant and fill up on mouth-watering cuisine.


Choose a Suite for Your Las Vegas Getaway

Discount Las Vegas hotel packages are easy to find when you opt for a specialized suite with many perks.

Choosing a hotel room in Las Vegas can sometimes involve compromise because the cheapest rooms are usually the smallest ones. Instead, turn your Las Vegas getaway around with a Suite Savings Package that puts spacious rooms within your budget. Three special offers can get you into that impressive suite. Just remember that terms and conditions apply when you book these spectacular deals.

If you're thinking of staying for two nights in Sin City, try a package deal with the second night charged at 40 percent off. With that kind of deal, you can try all those other exciting things to do in Las Vegas! You'll have extra money to spend on celebrity shows, flashy souvenirs and high-end cuisine at some of the city's best restaurants.

Westin Las Vegas Hotel Casino and Spa Special Discount Packages

Are you looking for a bit more adventure? Book an executive suite at the normal rate, but gain a bottle of alcohol and a trip up to an observation deck. You might want to use those two perks separately to spread out the fun. If you just want a basic room without those amenities, you're in luck because you can book an executive suite at a low rate.

Visit the Westin Las Vegas Hotel-Casino and Spa website for more details on our suites. You'll have access to our other property perks too, including our Hibiscus Spa and Max Casino. With the money you save on room rates, spending your leisure time at our spa and casino will be an easy choice to heighten your Vegas experience. We'll take care of you during your entire stay, and we look forward to your return to snatch up the next suite deal!


Fantastic Golf Courses in Las Vegas Are Waiting

Come for the Vegas golf experience and stay for the nightlife to top off your getaway trip.

From conventions to top-notch entertainment, Las Vegas is a hub of activity around the clock. You may be coming to the city for the golfing opportunities, advertised as some of the best in the world. In fact, famous course designers flock to the desert to see how their vision can sprawl and decorate the valley floor. Don't just concentrate on golf courses in Vegas, however; the numerous shows, spas and other entertainment here are sure to wow you as well.

Golf Courses in Las VegasThere's always something going on here! The concierge may have a list of all events, times and admission fees. Whether you want to plan dinner after hitting the links or an afternoon matinee before your night golfing adventure, our staff is happy to help. You never know what might happen here in Sin City, but it can always be scheduled around your tee-off time on the Vegas golf courses.

Wondering where to golf in Las Vegas? There are multiple courses spread throughout the city that offer everyone from the beginning golfer to the most advanced sportsman a good time. If you're trying to figure out the best course to suit you, our staff can help narrow down the choices. The most popular courses include Angel Park Golf Club, Stallion Mountain Country Club and the Reflection Bay Golf Club.

Visit our website and book your stay at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa today. Golf courses in Las Vegas may be numerous, but hotel prestige takes some effort. We're happy to find a room that meets your needs while exploring the city. Our staff is happy to serve you and make sure that you have everything you need during your next golf trip and Vegas excursion.


Star Spangled Independence Day in Vegas

Independence Day in Vegas

Las Vegas likes to do everything bigger and this Independence Day is no exception.  Celebrate the Fourth of July with fireworks in downtown Las Vegas, and more activities all weekend long.  There are plenty of events for everyone to enjoy including:

Independence Day in VegasAnnual Las Vegas 51s Fireworks Extravaganza
Celebrate the 4th of July with America's greatest pastime, as the Las Vegas 51s host the Albuquerque Isotopes. The two minor league teams will play at Cashman Field on this special night complete with a “The Fireworks Extravaganza”.
67th Annual Boulder City Damboree Celebration
"Great Americans: The Next Generation"
This family friendly event includes a pancake breakfast, flyover by the Boulder City Veterans’ Flying Group, a parade, a water zone, festivals, a flag-raising, music and more.
Independence Day in Las VegasHenderson Fourth of July Celebration – Mission Hills Park
The City of Henderson will hold its annual 4th of July celebration with live music, games, activities and a fireworks show.
Another great attraction that will offer plenty of views of the fireworks is the High Roller observation wheel at The Linq.  Fireworks high over the Las Vegas strip start after 9 PM so find a good spot along Las Vegas boulevard or book a ride on the High Roller for fabulous views.
Looking for overnight accommodations?  The Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa offers a quiet retreat with a variety of room types, an outdoor heated pool, and a relaxing atmosphere to help you unwind while enjoying 4th of July in Las Vegas.  Visit our website or call us at (702) 836-5900 to book your next stay.


Get Ready to Rock This Summer at the Fremont Street Experience Rock of Ages Concert Series

Fremont Street Experience

Do not miss one of Vegas' most popular summertime events!  Now through Labor Day Weekend, the Fremont Street Experience will host its Annual Rock of Ages Concert Series.  All concerts begins at 9 PM at one of the Fremont Street Experience stages and is FREE to the public.  No matter what your style is, there’s a performance for you.
Fremont Street Experience Rock of Ages Concert SeriesRock of Vegas Summer Concert Series at Fremont Street Experience headliner concerts:
May 30 - Tonic & Vertical Horizon - 1st Street Stage
June 13 - Martha Davis and The Motels, The Tubes & The Smithereens - 3rd Street Stage
June 27 - Smash Mouth & Toad the Wet Sprocket - 1st Street Stage
July 10 - UFC Fight Week Concert (band TBA) - 3rd Street Stage
July 18 - Theory of a Deadman - 1st Street Stage
Aug. 1 - Spin Doctors & Cherry Poppin' Daddies - 1st Street Stage
Sept. 6 - Kansas & Blue Oyster Cult - 3rd Street Stage
For information on the headliner concerts and nightly entertainment, visit the Fremont Street Experience website.
All of us at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa hope that all the attendees enjoy the Rock of Ages Concert Series!  The Westin Las Vegas Hotel – Casino and Spa is conveniently located to the Vegas strip, making it easy to enjoy the summer concerts.  Come relax and unwind before or after the concert, at our on-site restaurant Suede and Casino Lounge.