With Football’s Big Game happening this month, we have the perfect places to catch all the sports action while enjoying some great food and cocktails. Love is in the air which makes it a perfect time for a romantic getaway. If you are looking to impress that special someone this month, here are our suggestions for the best restaurants to try, as well as let you in on some great entertainment happening this month. Lastly, allow us to introduce to you, Wellness on The Strip, where we help you create your perfect health and wellness vacation designed to offer you many options to stay healthier while you are away from home.
Las Vegas is the number one location to see the biggest names in comedy. Enjoy a night of comedy with Marlon Wayans, Deray Davis, and Saturday Night Live alum Jay Pharoah at the MGM Grand on February 2. Mirage’s Aces of Comedy continues to bring the heat with Daniel Tosh, Ron White, Jim Jefferies, Tiffany Haddish, Ray Romano and David Spade all showcasing their comedic skills all month long.
The House of Blues at Mandalay Bay offers 17 shows this month complete with iconic artists such as Carlos Santana on Feb 1-3, hip hop veteran Jeezy on February 8, and popular alternative band Judah & The Lion on February 10, just to name a few. The “King of Country” George Strait performs all of his hits at the T-Mobile Arena on February 2-3 and The Killers returns to Las Vegas at the Grand Garden Arena at MGM Grand on February 3. This month the Park Theater at Monte Carlo is delivering on spectacular talent with Bruno Mars performing his sold out shows on February 14- 19, Kadim Al Sahir and Naiwa Karam performing on February 24 and G-Eazy on February 25. Also hosting big names in entertainment is the Mandalay Bay Events Center, showcasing Lana Del Rey on February 16.
Valentine's Day Menus
With Valentine’s Day around the corner, we suggest booking dinner reservations early. If staying closer to the south end of The Strip we recommend Camelot Steakhouse at the Excalibur, Mandalay Bay restaurants - Aureole, Fleur and Libertine Social, Rivea at Delano and Luxor restaurants Pyramid Café, Rice & Co, The Buffet, and Tender Steak & Seafood, all of which offer specially crafted Valentine’s Day menus that will start your romantic night off right. If staying further down The Strip, try Bellagio restaurants Michael Mina, Prime Steakhouse, FIX, and Le Cirque which feature impeccable service, gorgeous views and delicious cuisine all combined to create a romantic evening you will never forget.
The Big Game
Visit The Park for portable bars and football themed interactive games while the game plays at Beerhaus . Not far from The Park are the New York-New York restaurants, Tom’s Urban, Bar at Times Square, Coyote Ugly, and Center Bar who are all offering Big Game packages with specialty menus and comfortable seating to catch all the action. MGM Grand restaurants, Michael Mina Pub 1842 and Tap Sports Bar will offer unlimited food, drinks and high-definition televisions while Crush offers butler-style table side items and LEVEL UP, will offer bar food favorites while showing the game. The Mandalay Bay lounges, EyeCandy and Rhythm & Riffs will offer comfortable lounge style seating for parties of all sizes. Franklin Lounge at Delano and Libertine Social at Mandalay Bay will offer a more upscale viewing experience with an extensive cocktail and food menu. Check out Luxor restaurants, Public House, The Buffet, Tender, and Pyramid Café who are all serving some serious mouth-watering Game Day menus. If interested in viewings at hotel restaurants, make sure to contact their Concierge or box offices. Lastly, the Restaurant and Bar at House of Blues will offer big game food and beverage packages as well.
Two-division world champion Danny “Swift’’ Garcia returns to the ring to take on former world champion Brandon “Bam Bam’’ Rios in a welterweight showdown on Saturday, February 17 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to see WWE Raw Superstars such as; Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, Finn Balor, Samoa Joe, and The Miz battle during the WWE Elimination Chamber event at T-Mobile Arena on February 25.
Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil
Since February is the month for love, what could be a more perfect show to watch than the Beatles LOVE? Performing the physical manifestation of the Beatles music, you will leave this show agreeing that LOVE is all you need. These songs, so well-known and yet reinvented, are brought to electric, exuberant life by some of the best aerialists, acrobats and dancers in the world. To really impress the one you love, purchase tickets for the VIP Experience through the Mirage box office or Concierge and gain early access to the theater, private behind-the-scenes tour, artists meet and greet, commemorative photo, VIP seating and more. VIP Packages are also available for Cirque du Soleil shows, La Grande Expérience, for the “O” performance and KA Imperial Experience for the KA performance.
Virtual Reality Experience
Fasten your safety belts and prepare for a white-knuckle ride high above The Strip that will combine thrill-seekers’ need for speed with advanced, immersive graphics, resulting in a 4D experience that’s out of this world. Debuting February 7, New York-New York Hotel and Casino will introduce The Big Apple Coaster Virtual Reality Experience. The adventure begins as riders are equipped with virtual reality headsets and taken on a journey soaring virtually above the Nevada desert and up the Las Vegas Strip all while topping speeds of 67 mph giving you a thrilling Las Vegas Strip experience.
Wellness on The Strip
Right about now, you have already created your New Year’s resolution to stay fit and eat healthier. However while on vacation, it can be easy to fall off your healthy living regime. We take wellness very seriously here at MGM Resorts and believe we can help you create a health and wellness vacation that you can be proud of. Our relaxing experiences are designed to rejuvenate and refresh and we offer many options to stay healthier while you’re away from home. Allow us to introduce to you… Wellness on The Strip.