Mirage Tram Closed

The free elevated tram that for years has transported visitors between the Mirage and the Treasure Island has closed with a planned reopening not until November of this year at the earliest. The tram was originally built to transport visitors between both of the Steve Wynn owned properties although it’s been years since he owned the properties and in recent times with two different owners for each resort it’s amazing they have kept it running. The tram cars have no driver but they still required an employee to oversee the tram line and as part of the upgrade lit will …

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Matt Goss Debuts At Mirage

Matt Goss has moved from his long residency at Caesars Palace to a new residency just down the Strip at the Mirage, the English born crooner with a classic Las Vegas lounger singer style built up a loyal following with many locals not just tourists visiting his previous show. He debuted last night at 1 Oak in the Mirage, tickets are on sale for many dates in December and January as well as a couple of dates now available in February 2018 The ticket prices start at $49.99 plus all the usual taxes and fees if you are interested in …

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Getting A Suite Tour

Amazingly in Las Vegas you can get a tour of a hotel suite just by asking, the availability of the tours depends on which suites are not booked as well as staff availability to show you. The larger properties such as the Mirage, Bellagio, Wynn, Encore are the most likely to accomadate you they are also some of the properties with the best suites; If you are interested just call the property and ask the hotel desk for the availability of touring a suite.

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No More Samba At Mirage

The Samba Brazilan Steakhouse at The Mirage has announced they will close on August 31st and be replaced by another restaurant to take over that space by the end of the year. The Samba Brazilian Steakhouse opened at the Mirage in 1998 as the Samba Grill and became known as a meat eaters heaven with amazing meats carved tableside such as roast pork loin, lamb and Portuguese sausage served with options such as black beans, rice and vegatables that come to you table family style. The Braziilian rainforest decor restaurant will be missed by many but you still have up …

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Pool Season Around The Corner

It seems strange to talk about the pool season in Las Vegas as California is being battered by Winter storms and many parts of the country are freezing cold with snow or big storms. But in Las Vegas the Spring pool season is just around the corner with The Hakkasan Group announcing March 10th as the opening date for its numerous pools and day clubs in Las Vegas. The Hakkasan Group pools to open then are Bare Pool Lounge at the Mirage, Wet Republic and the MGM Grand as well as the Liquid Pool Lounge at Aria. One note about …

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Boyz II Men Sticking Around

Multi award winning R&B male vocal group Boyz II Men have been getting good reviews for their show at the Terry Fator Theater at the Mirage and it looks like they will be there for a while after signing a new deal. A previous extension of their original contract had the band playing shows until the end of this year but the new contract means they will be there for three more years. Select dates from 2016 go on sale today with more dates to be announced in the future. The tickets that go on sale today are for weekends …

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The Revolution Is Over

A longtime fixture at the Mirage the REVOLUTION Lounge has announced that it will close its doors today to be replaced with a new concept set to debut in 2016. The REVOLUTION lounge was designed to be a tie in with the Beatles themed Cirque Du Soleil show Love nearby at the Mirage. The REVOLUTION lounge has had a really long run, but change is just a part of Las Vegas which is always inventing itself so don’t get too attached to your favorite places because they could be gone but change means always new places to check out.

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Mirage And Comp Drinks

Over recent years technology has transformed the casino experience which sometimes has been good for the customers and usually always good for the casinos themselves. In the past we used to take buckets of coins to be cashed out at counting booths but then came along the technology for ticket in ticket out when you could cash your winnings out with a paper slip at an atm like machine. At first players missed the sounds of the coins dropping and the recorded winning sound wasn’t quite the same but the ability to jump from machine to machine easily and cash …

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Kardashian Khaos To Close

Kardasian Khaos the boutique fashion  store at the Mirage has announced it will close on October 30th to make way for a coffee shop. In recent times coffee shops were cutting hours or closing so this is a double win a new coffee shop plus one less place to see the overexposed Kardasian’s. In the video above they talk about themselves of course as well as the soon to close Kardasian Khaos store. (video is courtesy of mlifetv)

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Summer Pool Season Starts Today

The Summer pool season is about to begin as the popular pool complex at Mandalay Bay opens for the season as well as the rooftop Strip side pool at the Cosmopolitan both of which will open today. These openings are followed by the Encore Beach Club which opens tomorrow then a spate of pool openings which are due the weekend of 13th and 14th including pools such as Tao Beach at the Venetian and Mirages Bare. The pool season beginning also means the day club season is also getting close as DJ’s spin the music as people come to some …

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Pool Parties Announce Season Opening Dates

Yesterday we mentioned that Rehab the pool party at the Hard Rock was due to begin March 14th and at that time was the first major scheduled pool party to open. As we mentioned in the article it’s quite possible that another major pool party will announce an opening date before Rehab and in fact two have Bare at the Mirage and Liquid at the Aria both of which have announced opening dates of March 13th. This time of the year opening dates of the pool parties can be a bit fluid just like a Hollywood movie no one wants …

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