About Las Vegas
Las Vegas continues to build upon its reputation as a ideal location for meetings and conventions as well as for fun. The city attracts more than 38.9 million visitors a year by offering the grandest hotels, entertainment, award-winning chefs and, of course, the brightest lights. Located less than five miles from the conference venue, the McCarran International Airport provides attendees access from nearly anywhere in the world. For more information on travel to Las Vegas, visit LasVegas.com.
Shopping: Drawing an influx of designers and upscale specialty boutiques, Las Vegas has become one of the premium world-class shopping destinations in the country. Headliners such as Harry Winston, Manolo Blahnik, Juicy Couture, Jimmy Choo, and Dolce and Gabbana now populate the Strip at the many shopping centers.Golf: More then 50 golf courses in Las Vegas, designed by the likes of Jack Nicklaus, Pete Dye, Tom Weiskopf and Robert Trent Jones Jr., have put Vegas on the map for golf connoisseurs. Each course is within a one-hour radius of the city, offering challenging play and beautiful desertscapes, flowing waterfalls, rolling greens and mountain views.Spas: Las Vegas is now home to four Mobil 4-Star Spas, more than any other city in the country. From the famous Canyon Ranch Spa, the sleek and modern BATHHOUSE, to the young, hip vibe of the Reliquary Spa, Las Vegas offers an array of luxurious spa experiences.World-Class Cuisine: A host of fine dining and lifestyle magazines - including Bon Appetit, Wine Spectator, Gourmet, Robb Report and Esquire - have honored the city for its fantastic fare and hailed individual restaurants for their exquisite cuisine, created by the likes of Todd English, Bobby Flay, Tom Collichio, Emeril Lagasse and Wolfgang Puck. Entertainment Capital: There are many reasons why Las Vegas commands the title as "The Entertainment Capital of the World." Some of the world's most exciting and versatile entertainers perform here including Celine Dion, Elton John, Jerry Seinfeld, Jay Leno, Garth Brooks, and so many more. Also, hot selling tickets include Broadway hits such as "Jersey Boys" and "Tony & Tina's Wedding". Nightlife: The city famous for having "something for everyone" furthers the proof to its claim when the sun goes down. From elaborately themed clubs to the new wave of upscale "ultra lounges" sweeping the Strip, attendees can choose from a wide range of offerings. With hip surroundings, signature drinks and an "anything goes" attitude, ultra lounges have redesigned Vegas nightlife.