Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas Marathon & Half Marathon

Enjoy a run for charity with a discount hotel package at Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa

Sin City is the world capital for exciting events, and one such event is the Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas Marathon & Half Marathon. This charity run is one of the most anticipated marathons in Las Vegas, and some of the best deals for accommodations at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa are available to you when you book the RunWESTIN℠ RnR Marathon Race Package. This deluxe package deal includes a one- or two-night stay and loads of perks to entice visitors, including full post-race VIP area access, breakfast for two on Monday morning and late checkout on race day.

Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas Marathon & Half MarathonAs part of the two day package, you can take a run to loosen up on the night before the race with a fitness expert, and then get a luxurious night's sleep. On race day, you'll receive a complimentary lunch for two before the race, a training call from our onsite running concierge, and post-race ice bags and goodie bags. This is all in addition to the great amenities that are available to our guests every day.

Also in town that week is the Health and Fitness Expo, premiering on November 13 and 14, 2015, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Why not arrive in Vegas a few days early and enjoy a whole week dedicated to fun and fitness?

It's easy to book your reservations for the Rock and Roll Marathon and hotel package from Westin Las Vegas. The discount hotel package at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa is available from November 14 to 16, 2015. You can book online or call 866-716-8108 and mention rate plan WIMAPKG1. Get more information about amenities and other exciting events on our hotel website.

Halloween Events in Las Vegas Happening Throughout October

Sin City invites visitors to explore haunted asylums, play monster mini-golf and march in a Vegas Halloween parade this year.

Whether you're looking for grown-up frights or family-friendly fun, Halloween events in Las Vegas offer plenty of options for entertainment and events on and leading up to October 31, 2015. Ranging from parades to nightclubs and hay mazes to haunted hotels, Sin City really knows how to throw a celebration.

Halloween Events in Las VegasThose looking for true Halloween terror experience should try the 2015 Asylum and Hotel Fear Las Vegas where you'll be thrust into the nightmare scenario of the inmates taking over the asylum. Open in October from 6:30 p.m. to midnight on Fridays and Saturdays and 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on additional nights, this is a great way to kick off the scary season.

For a kid-friendly alternative, head to HallOVeen at Opportunity Village 2015 on West Oakey Boulevard, open each week Saturday through Monday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Bring the kids in costume to play Halloween-themed miniature golf, ride an enchanted carousel, try the "slightly scary" slide and more.

On Halloween night itself, make sure to head down to Fremont Street to catch the parade starting at 7 p.m. This is a great all-ages event, and anyone in costume is welcome to join the march, or you can watch. Just make sure to get there ahead of time to claim the best viewing spots on 13th Street or 7th Street along Fremont.

Las Vegas is an amazing place to spend Halloween, and the staff of the Westin Las Vegas Hotel – Casino and Spa is ready for another thrilling year. When you're looking for a place to relax between spook-tacular adventures, join us just a block off the Strip and unwind in one of our elegantly furnished guest rooms.

Join Us for the 2015 Monster Energy Cup

Spectacular motocross racing stunts and exciting action await at this year's edition of the event.

While there's certainly no lack of things to do in Las Vegas on any given day, the 2015 Monster Energy Cup promises an elevated level of excitement that's sure to set it apart from the usual Sin City attractions. Combining the course design feats of veteran Ricky Carmichael with the speed and aerial acrobatics of the world's best motocross athletes, Sam Boyd Stadium will be the epicenter of an amazing display of racing prowess on Oct. 17, 2015.

2015 Monster Energy CupJoin other fans of the sport as contestants pit their skills against the challenges of Monster Alley where speeds top 70 mph, or witness their attempts to clear the innovative elevated starting ramp, which is twice as high as that of the Anaheim Supercross Championship and has never been tried before. The diabolical Joker Lane is a popular holdover from past events that still promises to pose a challenge to this year's batch of talented riders. The finish line sports no less than three spectacular jumps for an explosive end to this imaginative and unique racing course. Whether you're a long-time fan or a first-time visitor, this year's events promise to amaze.

After the thrills of the Monster Energy Cup, why not take advantage of all the amenities offered by the Westin Las Vegas Hotel – Casino and Spa, a luxurious oasis just steps from the Strip. The Casino Lounge offers plenty of refreshing cocktails, drinks, pub meals and snacks to quench your thirst or satisfy your hunger. Our SAVONA Bistro makes dining a more leisurely and glamorous affair with gourmet meals and an elegant ambiance. With the 24-hour casino featuring popular slot machines, video poker and table games like Texas Holdem, Roulette and Blackjack, there's no need to leave the hotel in a hurry to experience all the excitement that makes Las Vegas famous.

Upcoming 15th Annual NHRA Toyota Nationals Drag Racing Event

Get ready for an exciting weekend of motor racing in Las Vegas!

The National Hot Rod Association presents one of the most anticipated events in the famous NHRA Mello Yello world championships series. Twice a year, the NHRA crowd descends on Las Vegas for exciting motor races like this one.

The event will include several thrilling days from October 29 to November 1 where the drivers must compete to qualify. Eliminations create a large part of the drama, so the stakes are high, and the competition is intense. From start to finish, each run is crucial in determining who will be the ultimate winner of the Mellow Yello world championships series. Spectators will thrill to witness the real life drama that accompanies this intense weekend of motor racing.

15th Annual NHRA Toyota NationalsAt the start of the event, you'll have the opportunity to catch the 300 MPH Nitro where professional drivers race in two rounds of nitro qualifying. Next up is the Race for the Wally.

Attendees will get to participate in several special fan events. One such event is the SealMaster Track Walk; you'll get to meet some of the drivers and walk the track with them. You'll also experience the excitement of the winner's circle trophy presentation after the motor races have been completed.

Kids are welcome at this event, and those under the age of 12 years old attend for free. You can visit the National Hot Rod Association's official website to find more information about the NHRA Toyota Nationals at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

If you're thinking of coming to Las Vegas for this event, book your reservations with us at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel – Casino and Spa. Our hotel is conveniently located within easy driving distance of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, so we offer ideal accommodations for motor racing enthusiasts in town for the race.

Experience a Red Bull Air Race in Person

Here's where to see a Red Bull Air Race in Las Vegas.

If you're a fan of speed, you will appreciate the Red Bull Air Race, which is recognized as the fastest motorsport in the world. This breathtaking event features incredibly skilled pilots racing planes at low altitudes around a specially designed aerial track. The air races require an extraordinary amount of skill and daring on the part of racers, who reach amazing speeds and demonstrate an extreme degree of agility at maneuvering around the track. Custom-built race planes are designed to be extra light, streamlined and agile. These planes race on a speedway made of air-filled pylons and can reach speeds of over 200 miles per hour.

Red Bull Air RaceRed Bull Air Races are held in different locations around the world, each one unique. The race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is an especially large and popular event for sports enthusiasts. This track is used for many popular races, including daredevil drag races and NASCAR weekends. The Red Bull Air Race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway takes place October 17 and 18.

If you are going to be in Las Vegas for the race, you should consider staying at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino & Spa. This hotel, which has recently undergone a comprehensive renovation, provides the complete Las Vegas experience with luxurious rooms and suites, a full casino, a fitness center and a spa. When you step outside the hotel, you'll have access to all the excitement of The Strip and be only a short distance from shops, restaurants and attractions such as the High Roller Ferris Wheel, which is right next door. You are also less than a half hour by car from the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Stay with us over this exciting weekend in October and see one of the most exciting air races in Las Vegas.

Special Hotel Packages To Make Your Next Vegas Getaway Memorable

The Hibiscus Spa Package is just one of the great discount hotel deals in Las Vegas.

Conveniently located only one block from the famous Las Vegas Strip, make the Westin Las Vegas your top choice of where to stay in Las Vegas. Our property offers a peaceful oasis just minutes from the fun and excitement of the Strip. You can further enhance your stay by purchasing one of the discount deals from Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa. These money-saving packages are a perfect complement to our hotel's amenities.

Specail Hotel Packages From the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and SpaIf you are looking for a quiet retreat or respite from the bustle of the strip, our Hibiscus Spa Package is right for you. The package includes a $50 per day credit at the Hibiscus Spa, which you can apply toward a relaxing massage or soothing spa treatment. For your convenience, the package also includes complimentary use of the steam room, sauna, locker room and fitness center.

Reignite your romantic spark with our Celebrate Romance package, which is one of the best discount deals in Las Vegas. Upon arrival, you will be greeted with complimentary champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries. Reconnect over daily breakfast for two in our Suede Restaurant, and enjoy your partner's company a little longer by taking advantage of the package's 4 p.m. late checkout (base on availability).

Nevada residents have access to a special discount rate of up to 25 percent off our best available room rate, which is applicable seven days a week. If you are a Nevada resident, present your Nevada ID upon check-in to get this offer. To take advantage of our special hotel packages from the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa, book online or call customer service to make a reservation. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service, and all 826 of our guest rooms have complimentary Internet access for your convenience.

Something BIG is Coming to the Las Vegas Natural History Museum

Check out the dinosaur exhibit at Las Vegas Natural History Museum among other great Las Vegas attractions

The bright lights and exciting casinos that grace Las Vegas today pale in comparison to the giant monsters that roamed the Strip in times gone by. If you're looking for things to do in Las Vegas, look no further than the Las Vegas Natural History Museum. Catch a glimpse of what Vegas was like when it was full of monstrous dinosaurs instead of neon lights and Elvis impersonators.

Las Vegas Natural History MuseumIf your historical interests lie more with man than beast, stop by the Treasures of Egypt exhibit at Las Vegas Natural History Museum instead. There, you'll visit an accurate replica of the entrance to King Tut's tomb and scan an Egyptian mummy with medical equipment. This collection is full of replicas of famous artifacts and is one of only two such replica sets authorized by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities. Visit the museum's website to find out when to schedule your visit.

The fun doesn't stop there. Las Vegas is home to world-class shopping and entertainment, the Hoover Dam, the beautiful Red Rock National Conservation Area and Lake Mead. From gamblers to dance enthusiasts, shoppers and nature lovers, Las Vegas has something for everyone.

No matter what you see while you're visiting Las Vegas, the Westin Las Vegas Hotel – Casino and Spa will be happy to accommodate you during your stay. We feature many amenities to keep you comfortable and provide a casino and spa on-site. Pamper yourself or try your luck at the blackjack table without ever leaving the comfort of our hotel. If you do feel like stepping out, we're just minutes from many of the city's attractions, located less than a half-mile from the famous Las Vegas Strip and near the Las Vegas Convention center. Visit our website to learn more about how we can enhance your visit to Las Vegas.

Mr. Olympia 2015 Comes to Las Vegas

Competitions in Las Vegas are set to heat up.

Competitions in Las Vegas always bring an air of excitement with them. Maybe it's the flashing lights or the thought of possibly hitting it big in the casinos. Whatever the reason, this town has become one of the best places to host events, and what's coming in September brings a lot of muscle with it.

Mr. Olympia 2015Mr. Olympia is calling Las Vegas home for 2015, and it promises to be a spectacular demonstration of incredible strength and dedication. For four days, starting on September 17, the only thing more powered up than this event will be the lights of the Las Vegas strip itself. When you come for Mr. Olympia 2015, you are really coming for over five main events and more than ten expo events! Check out the Men's and Women's Physique competitions while you're here, and visit the Strongman Challenge and Pro Powerlifting Championships. It truly is an action-packed weekend for fitness enthusiasts of all ages and levels.

Tickets for both the expo and finals are available to potential visitors through the event website. The best way to experience Mr. Olympia 2015 at LVCC is to get tickets to it all. You don't want to miss a second of the excitement when the lights go down and the competition turns up.

You're sure to be in a prime location to see all the action when you book a room with us at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa. We put visitors close to competitions at the Las Vegas Convention Center, ensuring you get the most use out of those tickets and passes. Hit the events you want to see and then relax with a drink in our Casino Lounge or recharge in our hotel pool. When you stay close to the fun, everyone wins.

Las Vegas Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show

Visit art & craft shows in Vegas this fall 2015!

Give the entire family a treat by venturing out to the 2015 Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show. Held over the weekend of Sept. 11 to Sept. 13, 2015, this unique outing is perfect for everyone in the family. Buy tickets for one day or an entire weekend.

Las Vegas Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft ShowThe Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show at the Cashman Center allows artisans from near and far to show off their skills. From sculpting to jewelry creations, there's an artistic flair at every booth. More than a hundred booths are set up to explore during this weekend event. Because arts and craft shows at Cashman Center have something for everyone's taste, bring the entire family to try this adventure out in 2015. The pleasant September temperature is perfect to explore the city and find this spectacular display.

Visit the kid zones throughout the craft show to let the little ones burn off some energy. Your kids will love the attention they receive, giving them their own space to move, create and giggle at the show. The surrounding art inspires kids to create their own as they keep energy levels high with delectable festival foods afterward. Even the shopping experience gets the kids excited as they learn more about crafts they can perfect at home.

Just one day at the arts show isn't enough to experience everything, so book your stay with us at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa. Our hotel is within walking distance of the craft show, making it a convenient stay for all craft fans. Dive into the outdoor pool or visit the sauna after walking all day among the artisan booths. With some rest and relaxation, you'll be ready for another day at the craft fair. Visit our website for more information.

Let us Help you Plan the Perfect Bachelor or Bachelorette Party in Vegas

It’s just one of the things to do in Las Vegas. Treat yourself on your last night of freedom!

Stop wondering where to have your last party as a single person in Las Vegas and have it at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa. Our hotel not only offers high-quality accommodations, but we also provide entertainment and fun to keep your whole group entertained for the duration of your stay.

We’re veterans at hosting parties for those ready to take the plunge, which is why we offer different packages for both guys and gals.

Bachelor or Bachelorette Party in Vegas

First is the Stay and Play Party Package (rate code BACHM), popular among guys wondering where to have a Bachelor Party in Las Vegas. This includes:

• One bottle of select liquors, including Absolut Vodka and Appleton VX Rum
• $50 in casino free play per stay
• Up to four free breakfast buffets per room stay
• Rates from $199 per night

The See and Be Seen Party Package (rate code BCHLTT), popular among ladies wondering where to have a Bachelorette Party in Las Vegas, includes:

• One bottle of champagne
• $50 spa credit per stay
• Complimentary cabana at our outdoor sparking pool with view of the strip
• Rates from $199 per night

In the days before or after your bachelor or bachelorette party at the Westin Las Vegas Hotel - Casino and Spa, make sure to check out all we have to offer. After partying all night, you can keep the excitement going with our Max Casino, relax at our Hibiscus Spa or try a combination out by our sparkling Vegas pool. 

Make sure to ask about connecting rooms for the whole party to live it up together. If you’re looking to party and celebrate before your upcoming nuptials, let us show you how Sin City gets down. You can book online or call (866)-716-8137 to reserve your package today.