Articles in Future Las Vegas

Bellagio sold to Blackstone in $4.2B leaseback deal

by Eli Segall on

MGM Resorts International is selling the Bellagio property and leasing it back, giving the casino operator a cash infusion of more than $4 billion.... Read full article

Group acquires land, building for project in downtown Las Vegas

by Bailey Schulz on

A local development group is one step closer to developing a mixed-use tower and 300-room boutique hotel in downtown Las Vegas.... Read full article

Circus Circus on Las Vegas Strip may have buyer

by Bailey Schulz on

Fourteen years after acquiring the family-friendly Circus Circus, MGM Resorts International is in talks to sell the property to TI owner Phil Ruffin.... Read full article

Mohegan Gaming to manage Virgin Las Vegas when it opens in 2020

by Richard N. Velotta on

When the Hard Rock Hotel transitions to Virgin Hotels Las Vegas next year, the casino will be run by a tribal gaming enterprise, a first for Las Vegas.... Read full article

Glass installation begins on Raiders’ Allegiant Stadium

by Mick Akers on

The steel skeleton mass that is Allegiant Stadium will begin to take a different look.... Read full article

SLS/Sahara Las Vegas says goodbye to ‘Sam by Starck’ statue

by John Katsilometes on

Some thought he looked like the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man. Others said he favored Poppin’ Fresh, the iconic Pillsbury Doughboy, if he were fencing without a rapier.... Read full article

Hooters sold, will become OYO hotel-casino by 2020

by Bailey Schulz on

Hooters Hotel has been sold to an India-based hotel company.... Read full article

Wolfgang Puck, Golden Knights players close to Summerlin restaurant deal

by Al Mancini on

Wolfgang Puck and his team are finalizing a partnership with Vegas Golden Knights players that would convert his Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill in Downtown Summerlin into a sports restaurant and lounge.... Read full article

Hard Rock Hotel going dark for most of 2020, CEO says

by John Katsilometes on

Let it be said that Hard Rock Hotel is not a halfway house. Thus, the resort has scrubbed plans to remain partially open during its renovation to Virgin Hotels Las Vegas in 2020.... Read full article

Las Vegas Monorail hits snag as Sisolak says no to plan

by Michael Scott Davidson on

Gov. Steve Sisolak will not sign a certificate that would allow the Las Vegas Monorail Co. to secure up to $200 million in tax-exempt bonds, a decision that could derail the transit system’s plan to build two new stations on the Strip.... Read full article