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Las Vegas Continues its Streak as No. 1 Trade Show Destination

April 15, 2015

21 Consecutive Years at the Top

 

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas comes of age as it is named the No. 1 trade show destination for the 21st consecutive year, according to the Trade Show News Network's (TSNN) "2014 TSNN Top 250 Tr... MORE  

LAS VEGAS IS A SLAM DUNK FOR COLLEGE BASKETBALL FANS DURING THE 2015 NCAA MEN’S TOURNAMENT

March 4, 2015

The Destination Offers the Ultimate Viewing Parities with Food and Drink Specials That Will Have Fans Cheering

LAS VEGAS - It's college basketball tournament time and Las Vegas offers the ultimate experience for fans. From the world... MORE  

New Convention Business Coming to Las Vegas This Year

March 3, 2015

New and rotating shows to generate hundreds of millions of dollars in local non-gaming economic impact

 

LAS VEGAS -The Las Vegas economy is expected to receive a multi-million dollar boost this year thanks to the addition o... MORE  

March Roars Into Las Vegas

February 27, 2015

Major sporting events, special events and conventions to draw hundreds of thousands of visitors 

 

LAS VEGAS -Las Vegas is once again THE place to be during the month of March. From fast cars to college hoops, conventi... MORE  

Las Vegas Global Business District Takes Major Step Forward

LVCVA Buys Riviera Hotel & Casino, Begins Las Vegas' Next Evolution

February 20, 2015

LVCVA Buys Riviera Hotel & Casino, Begins Las Vegas' Next Evolution 

 

Las Vegas, NV--- The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Board of Directors voted today to approve a contract for the purchase o... MORE  

Las Vegas Sets Record for Visitation: 41 Million Visitors in 2014

January 30, 2015

Increases in visitation indicators point to continued recovery for Las Vegas tourism.

 

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas welcomed a record 41.1 million visitors in 2014, approximately 1.4 million more visitors than the previous high of... MORE  

BOYD GROUP INTERNATIONAL AVIATION FORECAST SUMMIT RETURNING TO LAS VEGAS

First-ever China-US Aviation Opportunities Symposium Added to the Agenda

January 15, 2015

LAS VEGAS -- Top aviation executives from around the world will return to Las Vegas for the 20th Annual International Aviation Forecast Summit Aug. 30 - Sept. 1, 2015.


Boyd Group International, a leading aviation research, forecast and co... MORE  

LVCVA Board of Directors Elects Officers

Clark County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly Elected Chairman of the Board

January 13, 2015

LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority's (LVCVA) Board of Directors unanimously elected Board officers during the January meeting. The officers will serve a two-year term. 

 

Clark County Commissioner Law... MORE  

ICSC's RECon Stays In Las Vegas

January 13, 2015

LAS VEGAS - The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) will continue to call Las Vegas home for its annual trade show RECon for another two years with the option for a three-year extension.

 

"This announcement is fu... MORE  

LAS VEGAS BREAKS TOURISM RECORD WITH MORE THAN 40 MILLION VISITORS

December 17, 2014

Tourism Industry Continues Growth in Las Vegas with New Hotels, Restaurants,
Shows and Attractions

 

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas reached a historic milestone, exceeding 40 million visitors for the first time. ... MORE  

LAS VEGAS EXPANDS “WHAT HAPPENS HERE, STAYS HERE” FALL CAMPAIGN WITH LAUNCH OF “TRANSFORMATION”

December 8, 2014

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas launches the latest "What Happens Here, Stays Here" commercial today, titled "Transformation." The 30-second spot makes its debut, along with a series of digital and social extensions. For more than 10 years, the ico... MORE  

Celebrate 30 Years of the NFR through a Multi-Media Exhibition at the Las Vegas Convention Center

December 3, 2014

Display coincides with Cowboy Christmas Gift Show and Cowboy FanFest

 

LAS VEGAS -For 30 years now, thousands of rodeo fans decked out in cowboy boots, hats and jeans have invaded Las Vegas during the month of December. To cele... MORE  

LAS VEGAS RINGS IN 2015 WITH DAZZLING NEW YEAR’S EVE EXTRAVAGANZAS

December 2, 2014

The Entertainment Capital of the World Welcomes the New Year with Explosive Fireworks Displays, Concerts, Nightlife and Dining

 

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas is the ultimate destination to bring in the New Year with stellar... MORE  

LAS VEGAS COMES TO LIFE WITH CLASSIC SIGHTS AND SOUNDS OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON

November 26, 2014

World-Class Destination Offers Scrumptious Culinary Creations, Festive Lights,
Ice Skating, Holiday Cheer and Much More

 

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas transforms into a winter wonderland to celebrate the holiday seas... MORE  

Four of Las Vegas' Largest Trade Shows Return in 2015/2016

November 24, 2014

LVCVA Announce Multiple New Leases

 

LAS VEGAS - Four of Las Vegas' largest trade shows, including No. 1* International CES®, No. 2 SEMA Show, No. 8 World of Concrete Exposition, and No. 9 ASD LV, will return to t... MORE  

LVCVA Praised for Financial Reporting

November 24, 2014

LVCVA Receives Two National Awards for its Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association 

 

LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has been honored with two national a... MORE  

LAS VEGAS LAUNCHES FALL “WHAT HAPPENS HERE, STAYS HERE” CAMPAIGN WITH “WATERCOOLER”

October 13, 2014

World-Class Destination Introduces New Extension of Classic Slogan with the Launch of TV Spot and Social Media Activation

 

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas officially launched the first national broadcast commercial of th... MORE  

LAS VEGAS TO WELCOME SAME-SEX COUPLES TO SAY “I DO” WITH DAZZLING WEDDING CELEBRATIONS

October 9, 2014

LAS VEGAS - It's official, Las Vegas just got more fabulous. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned the same-sex marriage ban in Nevada. Nevada became part of the 32 states to legalize gay marriage.

 

Statement from... MORE  

DREAMS COME TRUE AS COUPLES SAY “I DO” WITH DAZZLING WEDDING CELEBRATIONS IN LAS VEGAS

September 23, 2014

"Wedding Capital of the World" Offers Perfect Backdrop to Ceremonies Year-Round

 

LAS VEGAS - Couples searching for the perfect location for their destination wedding will find true happiness in Las Vegas, t... MORE  

Global Business District An Economic Boost For Las Vegas

September 10, 2014

Feasibility Study Shows Jobs, Economic Impact Projected For Project

 

LAS VEGAS - The No. 1 trade show destination in the country introduced a study showing its plans to stay on top and boost the economy of Southern N... MORE  

ENTERTAINMENT CAPITAL OF THE WORLD HEATS UP THIS FALL AND WINTER WITH LGBT SPECIAL EVENTS

August 26, 2014

LAS VEGAS - This fall, Las Vegas continues to welcome a wide-variety of special events and programming specific to the LGBT community. From one end of the Strip to the other, Las Vegas is unassuming and welcomes the LGBT community, providing each person the op... MORE  

Cox Business/Hospitality Network increases end-user value by doubling wired internet speeds at LVCC

August 21, 2014

 

LAS VEGAS - Cox Business/Hospitality Network, a provider of telecommunications to the commercial services and gaming-resort verticals, announced that it is doubling the speed of three tiers of its wired internet packages available to exhibit... MORE  

LAS VEGAS CELEBRATES MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH RENOWNED LATIN PERFORMERS AND FESTIVITIES

August 13, 2014

Star-studded Performances By Luis Miguel, Alejandro Fernández, Gabriel Iglesias, Marc Anthony, Pepe Aguilar, Arturo Sandoval, Marcos Maidana, and Many More

 

LAS VEGAS - No other destination in... MORE  

Las Vegas Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles' 1964 Concerts

August 12, 2014

 

LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) today celebrated the 50th anniversary of The Beatles only performance in the "Entertainment Capital of the World" by unveiling a permanent plaque on the site of th... MORE  

LVCVA’s Rossi Ralenkotter Inducted into Inaugural Destination Marketing Hall of Fame

July 25, 2014

Rossi Ralenkotter, president/CEO of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), has been honored with the 2014 destination marketing Hall of Fame Award by Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI). The award was created to honor indiv... MORE  

LVCVA’s Cathy Tull Set to Lead on the Destination Marketing Association International 2014-2015 Board of Directors

July 24, 2014

Cathy Tull, senior vice president of marketing for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has been chosen to serve on the Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI) 2014-2015 board of directors. The new board was sanctioned at DMAI... MORE  

LVCVA's Chris Meyer Named Chairman of the Board of Directors for CEMA

July 15, 2014

LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority's (LVCVA) Chris Meyer, vice president of global business sales, has been named Chairman of the Board for the Corporate Event Marketing Association (CEMA). Meyer served as vice president this past year... MORE  

Las Vegas Unveils New Advertising Campaigns Aimed at Attracting More Meetings and Corporate Events

July 8, 2014

New ads reinforce why Vegas Means Business

LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) today unveiled two new advertising campaigns reinforcing why Las Vegas i... MORE  

2015 Brings Martial Arts, Big Muscles and Wizards to Las Vegas

July 8, 2014

LVCVA Announces News Leases

 

LAS VEGAS - Whether you're in to taekwondo, comic books or bodybuilding, you'll find it next year at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC). The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authori... MORE  

LAS VEGAS BRINGS VEGAS SEASON TO CHICAGO

June 20, 2014

Wayne Newton and 100 Carolers Ring in Vegas Season Throughout Chicago with Festive Performances

 

Today, Las Vegas announced the beginning of V... MORE  

LAS VEGAS AND MCCARRAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT UNVEIL REFRESHED TSA SECURITY VIDEOS

May 13, 2014

New Security Videos Feature Las Vegas Entertainers to Make Traveling More Enjoyable and Efficient 

 

Today, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA... MORE  

Wrangler NFR Stays in Las Vegas through 2024

January 24, 2014

LAS VEGAS (January 24, 2014) - Following unanimous votes by the Las Vegas Events Board of Trustees and the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Board of Directors, both organizations jointly announced today that they have reached an agreement to keep the Wra... MORE  

Las Vegas Marks World Tourism Day

September 26, 2013

LAS VEGAS - Tourism is the economic driver of the Southern Nevada economy, and water is a precious resource in the region. The LVCVA and the local community will celebrate both on Friday, September 27, with the marking of World Tourism Day, which is themed, &... MORE  

U.S. TRAVEL ASSOCIATION'S IPW TO RETURN TO LAS VEGAS IN 2020

June 13, 2013

IPW 2013 expected to generate $350 million in future Las Vegas travel

 

LAS VEGAS - After hosting a record-breaking IPW event this week, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) and U.S. Travel Association have announce... MORE