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Las Vegas Set-Jetting: Recreate Jason Bourne, Ocean’s Eleven and Other Movie Fantasies

Las Vegas Set-Jetting: Recreate Jason Bourne, Ocean’s Eleven and Other Movie Fantasies

Academy Award-winning actor Matt Damon attracted crowds while filming at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas for the thrilling, action-packed fifth installment of the Bourne series set to hit theaters July 29. This isn’t the first time the AAA Five Diamond resort has played host to Hollywood. MGM Resorts International properties BellagioMGM Grand and Mandalay Bay also have been used as sets for several notable Las Vegas-centric films.


Welcome to Fabulous Foodie Vegas

Welcome to Fabulous Foodie Vegas

From celebrity chef venues to foodie favorites, Las Vegas has become an unrivaled epicurean epicenter for travelers from around the world. Last year was a big culinary year for the city as it welcomed new restaurants from renowned chefs including Alain Ducasse, Michael Mina and Julian Serrano, and witnessed the growing trend of guests choosing to spend their Vegas nights in lounges opposed to wild nightclubs. 


2016 LAS VEGAS TREND REPORT:  WHAT TO EXPECT IN THE NEW YEAR

2016 LAS VEGAS TREND REPORT: WHAT TO EXPECT IN THE NEW YEAR

With more than 42 million annual visitors, Las Vegas regularly reinvents itself better than any destination around the globe. So what does 2016 have in store? Experts are weighing in on hospitality, entertainment, food and beverage and spa trends across the iconic Las Vegas Strip.  

Whether it’s new entertainment venues like the 20,000-seat T-Mobile Arena and 5,300-seat Park Theater; tech-savvy offerings like mobile phone room keys; or how the destination is keeping millennials engaged with more personalized services and the introduction of skill-based gaming options, predictions are in and the forecast for the new year is as enticing as one would expect from one of the world’s most popular travel destinations. 

Take a glimpse into the future of Las Vegas. 


Vegas Dos and Don'ts

Vegas Dos and Don'ts

With a tagline like “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas,” it’s easy to think Sin City has no rules, but following a short list of dos and don’ts will guarantee your Vegas vacation has a story (or two) worth sharing. 


Four Ways to Yoga

Four Ways to Yoga

These days, travelers don’t want to completely give up their healthy lifestyles while on the road. Embracing National Yoga Month this September, MGM Resorts’ offers four unique yoga experiences that help travelers breathe easy, find harmony and stay on the fit track, even in Sin City.


Las Vegas is the Ultimate Wedding Destination That Caters to All Couples

Las Vegas is the Ultimate Wedding Destination That Caters to All Couples

Love won when marriage equality swept all 50 states. Of course, the best way to celebrate such a monumental moment in history is to say “I do!” to the one you love. Las Vegas has a solid reputation as the ultimate wedding destination. Whether a couple is looking for a small intimate wedding in an elegant setting, a traditional ceremony and reception, or a big, blow-out weekend complete with pool parties, spa days and the hottest nightclubs, Vegas caters to all couples and all preferences.  


Movie Cocktails: The Avengers’ Kindred Spirits

Movie Cocktails: The Avengers’ Kindred Spirits

Assembled below are cocktails for guests to drink like their favorite member of The Avengers team. Some are adventurous, some are classic, but all will set the mood for fighting evil and avenging justice.


The Perfect 48 Hours in Las Vegas

The Perfect 48 Hours in Las Vegas

Forty-eight hours, 2,880 minutes or 172,800 seconds. Weekends go by fast, so spend it someplace where every second counts. Las Vegas is just a quick plane ride or road trip away and there’s no other destination that rewards spontaneity like Sin City. With an insider’s edge, your 48-hour escape from reality will be better than you imagined. 


National Humor Month:  Laugh Your Act Off - March News

National Humor Month: Laugh Your Act Off - March News

March is National Humor Month and we’re inviting you to “laugh your act off” with MGM Resorts entertainers and comedians! With multiple shows performing nightly, audiences of all ages can laugh along with guest comedians and resident headliners as they deliver the jokes and one-liners you can’t hear anywhere else. 


Let's Get Personal: Female Master Cook Proves That Hard Work Pays Off - February News

Let's Get Personal: Female Master Cook Proves That Hard Work Pays Off - February News

A woman of great determination, Hisae Kawasaki has made great strides in the restaurant world. Holding the title of Master Cook at Joël Robuchon inside MGM Grand, one of the world’s most prestigious restaurants, Kawasaki assists with the preparation of elegant French cuisine. Both hardworking and inspiring, she has come a long way since her journey began at home in Kobe, Japan.



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