Cardi B Leads the “2019 Billboard Music Awards” Nominations with 21 Nods!

SANTA MONICA, CA (April 4, 2019) – dick clark productions and NBC today announced nominees for the “2019 Billboard Music Awards,” which honors the year’s most successful artists in 56 categories across all genres of music.  “2019 Billboard Music Awards” host Kelly Clarkson and chart-topping duo Dan + Shay, kicked off the nominations this morning, live on NBC’s “Today.”  Last year’s Top Rap Female Artist winner, Cardi B, leads the pack with 21 nods, followed by Drake and Post Malone, each with 17.  Other nominees and possible record-breakers include Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Travis Scott and XXXTENTACION. 

For First Time Ever, Eagles to Perform Hotel California Album Live in Its Entirety

LAS VEGAS (April 2, 2019) – For the first time ever, the Eagles - Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit, with Deacon Frey and Vince Gill - will perform their iconic album “Hotel California” in its entirety in their only North American performances of 2019.  Each night’s concert - Friday, September 27, 2019 and Saturday, September 28, 2019 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada – will also include an additional set of the band’s greatest hits. The shows are scheduled to begin at 8 PM. Tickets starting at $179 (not including applicable service charges or fees) go on sale to the general public on Friday, April 12 at 10 AM PDT through Ticketmaster.com.

The Hunger Games: The Exhibition, Reimagined for Las Vegas, to Open at MGM Grand in May

LAS VEGAS and SANTA MONICA, CA (April 2, 2019) – The Hunger Games: The Exhibition is set to launch at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in May and features a new spectacular, fully-immersive archery training experience, as well as new interactives, set decoration and costumes. The previous tour of the exhibition included New York, San Francisco, Louisville and Sydney, Australia.

Khalid Announces North American Headline Dates for “Khalid Free Spirit World Tour”

LAS VEGAS (April 1, 2019) – Multi-platinum global superstar Khalid has announced his North American headline dates for “Khalid Free Spirit World Tour” in support of his upcoming sophomore album “Free Spirit” - available for pre-order via Right Hand Music Group / RCA Records. Produced by Live Nation, the North American tour will make a Las Vegas stop at MGM Grand Garden Arena Saturday, June 22 at 8 p.m. Khalid has enlisted friend Clairo, the 20-year-old “Pretty Girl” singer-songwriter, to appear as special guest on his summer tour.

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Multi-Platinum R&B Group B2K Reunites on “The Millennium Tour” Making a Stop at MGM Grand Garden Arena Sunday, May 26

LAS VEGAS (March 13, 2019) – Multi-Platinum R&B group B2K (Omarion, Boog, Fizz and Raz-B) are adding a Las Vegas date to their limited engagement tour kicking off this month, entitled “The Millennium Tour.” The iconic group, along with special guests Mario, Pretty Ricky, Lloyd, Ying Yang Twins, Chingy and Bobby V, will visit the MGM Grand Garden Arena Sunday, May 26. The tour is produced by G-Squared Events in association with Omarion Worldwide, Hall of Fame Entertainment, and Blvd. Music. Tickets go on sale to the public Friday, March 15 at 10 a.m.

Jason Aldean to Receive ACM Dick Clark Artist of the Decade Award and Perform at 54th Academy of Country Music Awards

ENCINO, CA (March 6, 2019) – The Academy of Country Music® announced today that three-time reigning Entertainer of the Year and current Entertainer of the Year nominee Jason Aldean will receive the ACM Dick Clark Artist of the Decade Award and perform at the 54th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. The awards telecast, hosted by Reba McEntire, and honoring country music’s superstars and hottest emerging talent, will air LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 8:00 PM ET / delayed PT on the CBS Television Network

28 February 2019

MGM Grand Conference Center Expansion Completes MGM Resorts’ 850,000 SF of Additional Meeting Space

LAS VEGAS (February 28, 2019) – As MGM Resorts International developed its overall vision to grow the convention market in Las Vegas, the company saw demand that warranted expansion of MGM Grand’s Conference Center. With the completion of MGM Grand’s $130 million, 250,000-square-foot expansion, MGM Resorts now offers a total of 4 million square feet of leading meeting and convention space within a two-mile stretch on the Las Vegas Strip. That’s more than all the convention space in Manhattan combined.

Jimmy Buffett to Perform at MGM Grand Garden Arena Saturday, October 19, 2019

LAS VEGAS (February 22, 2019) – Las Vegas, the wait is over. Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will perform at MGM Grand Garden Arena for one night only Saturday, Oct. 19 as part of Jimmy Buffett’s “Son Of A Son Of A Sailor” Tour 2019. The show is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m.

Latin Rock Icons Maná Confirm ‘Rayando El Sol Tour’ Coming To MGM Grand Garden Arena Saturday, September 14

LAS VEGAS (February 22, 2019) – Last night the biggest rock band in Spanish, Maná, surprised fans by announcing their return to the road on Premio Lo Nuestro. Today “the most widely sold and heard Latin band in the world” (Billboard) confirmed details of their headlining ‘Rayando El Sol Tour’ across the United States. The tour is named after their critically acclaimed single, “Rayando El Sol,” which was one of the band’s first great successes and the kick off to a remarkable career including four GRAMMY Awards, eight Latin GRAMMY Awards, 19 Billboard Latin Music Awards and dozens more around the world.