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Where to watch Mayweather vs. Pacquiao in Las Vegas

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

Watch Mayweather vs. Pacquiao in Las Vegas

The countdown continues and Las Vegas is gearing up for The Fight of the Century as Floyd Mayweather finally takes on Manny Pacquiao on Saturday, May 2nd LIVE at MGM Grand Garden Arena! Even though fans will be hard pressed to find tickets to the live event, MGM Grand and MGM Resorts International has planned many closed circuit viewings:

Where to watch the big fight

MGM Grand Closed Circuit Viewings:

MGM Grand Ballroom– 866-740-7711 to purchase
$375 (excludes tax and gratuity)
Includes $150 per ticket for closed circuit admission
An Open Bar from 5:00pm-8:00pm featuring Well Cocktails, Domestic Beer, Tecate, Soda, Juice & Water.

CRUSH – 702-891-3222 to purchase
$1,000 per person (excludes tax & gratuity)
Includes $150 per ticket for closed circuit admission
Five-course dinner with steak & lobster
Includes premium open bar with Sommelier selection of wine

Beacher’s Madhouse– SOLD OUT

Brad Garrett’s Comedy Club– SOLD OUT

KA Theatre– SOLD OUT

TAP Sports Bar
Bar Top Seating – SOLD OUT
Dining Table Seating – SOLD OUT
Bar Table – SOLD OUT

Must have a MGM Grand Hotel or Signature at MGM Grand reservation for May 2 to purchase closed circuit tickets. Call 702-797-6016 to purchase.
Lounge – SOLD OUT

MGM Resorts International Closed Circuit Viewings:
Mandalay Bay
New York New York
Monte Carlo
The Mirage
Circus Circus

General admission tickets for closed circuit viewing will be $150, not including handling fees, and will go on sale Thursday, April 23 at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT. Tickets will be available for purchase at the individual property’s box office outlets, by phone with a major credit card at (866) 799-7711 or through Ticketmaster by calling (800) 745-3000.
Closed Circuit tickets are limited to four (4) per household.

More information on Fight Week at MGM Grand can be found HERE

Now that you’ve decided WHERE you are watching the fight, how are you getting there?!?

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Inaguraral Wizard World Comic Con hits Las Vegas!



Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) is celebrating its first trip to Las Vegas for Wizard World Comic Con Las Vegas, April 24-26 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, the seventh event on Wizard World’s calendar of Comic Cons in 2015.. Wizard World Comic Con events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, cosplay, comics, television, sci-fi, toys, video gaming, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. Show hours are Friday, April 24, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, April 25, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, April 26, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Q&A sessions with Robert Englund (The Nightmare on Elm Street), Tom Mison (“Sleepy Hollow”), James Marsters (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”), Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy), Milo Ventimiglia (“Gilmore Girls,” “Heroes”), a concert by videogame tribute band “Critical Hit,” costume contests, comics creator panels and more are among the programming highlights scheduled throughout the weekend. Programming is free and included as part of the standard event admission, unless otherwise noted.

Wizard World Comic Con is also the home of the most creative comics artists and writers on the planet. Artist Alley at Las Vegas Comic Con will feature Salvador Larroca (“Avengers vs. X-Men,” “Captain America”), Neal Adams (“Batman,” “X-Men”), Clay Mann (“Harley Quinn,” “Hulk”), Ethan Van Sciver (“Green Lantern,” “Justice League”), Arthur Suydam (“Marvel Zombies,” “Army of Darkness”), Mike Zeck (“Superman,” “JLA”), Ken Lashley (“Action Comics,” “Black Panther”), Steve Lieber (“Detective Comics,” “Hawkman”) and many others.

In addition, all full-price Wizard World Las Vegas Comic Con attendees (weekend 3-day, VIP and single-day admissions) will receive a limited edition exclusive variant cover, “The Walking Dead” comic, drawn by Lieber. Comics will be issued at registration while supplies last and VIP attendees will receive an additional black & white sketch version.

Las Vegas Comic Con is also the place for cosplay, with fans young and old showing off their best costumes throughout the event. Fans dressed as every imaginable character – and some never before dreamed – will roam the convention floor. The famed Wizard World Las Vegas Comic Con Costume Contest will take place on Saturday, April 25, at 7 p.m. The Kids Costume Contest will be held on Sunday, April 26.

Purchase discounted Monorail tickets HERE for the quickest way to and from the events!

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Las Vegas Arena is coming soon

The Las Vegas Arena, a joint venture between AEG and MGM Resorts, will be a state of the art 20,000 seat sports and entertainment area.  This $350 million project broke ground in May 2014 and is expected to be completed in the Spring of 2016.   The arena will feature top billing music artists, boxing, UFC fights, and other large scale events.


As you can see by the renderings this is not an ordinary area.  The modern design is not only aesthetically stunning, it is also designed to meet the U.S. Green Building Council’s standards for LEED® Gold Certification.  The arena will also feature 50 luxury suites, more than two dozen private boxes and other specially designed exclusive hospitality offerings never before featured in a facility of its kind.


If you are interested in checking out the progress of the construction, click here to view pictures that are updated several times per day and a very cool time-lapse video.

The Las Vegas Area will be easily accessible via a short walk across the street from the Las Vegas Monorail’s MGM Grand station.  With trains arriving every 5-7 minutes, the Monorail is the best choice for transportation on the Las Vegas Strip.  Check out out how you can save on multi-day Monorail passes on your next visit.


Monorail Preferred for Rock in Rio Transportation

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Don’t Worry About Rock in Rio Parking, Ride the Monorail!

Las Vegas Monorail has partnered with Rock in Rio USA as a preferred method of transportation for the highly anticipated festival.   We are offering discounted tickets for a limited time for those wishing to travel the Las Vegas Strip quickly while avoiding the hassles of traffic and parking.  Our Rock in Rio branded train is currently zipping the strip and generating excitement for this Las Vegas inaugural event!

rock in rio logo 2015For those of you who don’t know, Rock in Rio is one of the worlds’ largest music festivals and will make Las Vegas its first home in the U.S. on two weekends, May 8-9 and May 15-16 2015. The more than 40-acre City of Rock venue is located at the corner of Sahara Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard, on the world famous Las Vegas Strip and will include a ferris wheel, 640 foot-high zip line, VIP area that can accommodate up to 4,000 people, and three Rock Streets highlighting the eclectic cultures of the U.S., the UK and Brazil. The lineup for the two weekends include Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Sam Smith, Metallica, Linkin Park, Ed Sheeran, No Doubt, John Legend, Maná, and many more.


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CES 2015–A Bird’s Eye View!

2015 International CES wrapped up their largest show to date at the Las Vegas Convention Center last week with over 2.2 million net square feet of exhibitor space, more than 3,600 exhibitors and an estimated 170,000 attendees!

Logitech, one of the most talked about brands at the conference teamed up with Betabrand and took over the Monorail Las Vegas Convention Center station with runway shows demonstrating the functional and fashionable side of their devices and products. On the first day of CES, #LogitechStyle ended the day as the second-most popular hashtag behind #CES2015.

Check out the the bird’s eye view of CES 2015 captured by the Monorail!


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Las Vegas Monorail Photo Contest

Las Vegas Monorail Photo Contest

Las Vegas Monorail Photo Contest

We love to see how you ride the Las Vegas Monorail! This weekend, we are hosting a photo contest to get you snapping photos while riding the Las Vegas Monorail. Simply capture a fun picture of you riding the Las Vegas Monorail and post it on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with the lvmonorail tag & hashtag and you’ll be entered to win one of two sets of (4) 3-Day Unlimited Ride passes.  By sharing a quick photo of your Monorail experience with us, your next rides on the Las Vegas Monorail could be FREE!

The contest starts September 19th at 12 am Pacific Standard Time and ends on September 21st at 11:59 pm PST.

Entering our photo contest is easy!

Just follow these steps & you’ll be closer to winning the 3-Day Unlimited Ride Passes!

1) During the contest period, click on our social media links below and become our fan or follow us.
2) Upload your original photo to one of our social media pages (Facebook, Twitter or Instagram)
3) Tag @lvmonorail and use #lvmonorail
-Photo MUST have #lvmonorail so we can track your entry

Submission Guidelines:

-The Submission must be entrant’s original creation and owned one hundred percent (100%) by the entrant
-The Submission must demonstrate one of the following:
1) You inside one of the Las Vegas Monorail trains
2) You on the Las Vegas Monorail Station platforms
3) View of the Las Vegas Strip from inside one of the Las Vegas Monorail trains

Content Restrictions:

-The Submission must not contain material that violates, misappropriates, or infringes upon any law or regulation or the rights of any third party, including any copyright, trademark, or any rights of publicity or privacy, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights;
-The Submission must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene hateful, and/or defamatory;
-The Submission must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any jurisdiction where Submission is created.

Most importantly, HAVE FUN! Exploring the Las Vegas Strip via the Monorail is a unique and fun experience and we would love for you to share your experience on the Monorail through your photos!

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Inc. Any information you provide in connection with the Contest is to Las Vegas Monorail and not to Facebook.

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