Latest Encore Las Vegas Stories

2014-08-25 12:23:01

International Casino, Resort Executive Brings 20-Plus Years' Experience To $3.5 Billion Destination Gaming Resort in The Bahamas NASSAU, Bahamas, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baha Mar today announced that Alex Pariente has been named Executive Vice President, International Marketing for the Baha Mar Casino & Resort, the centerpiece of the $3.5 billion integrated gaming resort. The Baha Mar Casino & Hotel, which will feature the largest casino in The Caribbean with 100,000...

2014-07-11 08:23:31

The $28.2 million masterpiece debuts at the resort on public display LAS VEGAS, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wynn Las Vegas welcomes Popeye by acclaimed American artist Jeff Koons, as part of the resort's continued appreciation and commitment to public art. At 6 feet 5 inches tall and more than 2,000 pounds, the mirror-polished stainless steel Popeye stands proudly in the Wynn Esplanade. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click...

2014-04-15 20:22:24

Wynn and Encore Las Vegas resorts' world-class art collection integral to plot in sequel set to begin production April 21 LAS VEGAS, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures Entertainment's Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, the sequel to the 2009 hit comedy starring Kevin James, will be filmed almost entirely at Wynn and Encore Las Vegas, the two adjacent luxury resorts located on the Las Vegas Strip. Wynn Las Vegas boasts a multitude of stunning environments never before seen on the big...

2014-04-09 08:26:46

LAS VEGAS, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wynn Las Vegas topped casino industry leaders in the United States on Entrepreneur Magazine's "2014 Most Trusted Brands" list. The resort was listed at number 12 out of 120 of the country's most successful companies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140409/LA99057-a Entrepreneur Magazine identifies brands in various categories from food and beverage to the retail industry. Nearly 5,000 readers took part in the selection process, and...

2013-07-24 23:20:35

Labor Day Weekend 2013 in Las Vegas will feature celebrity performances at world famous nightclubs. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 Las Vegas hosts some of the best parties in the world, and Labor Day Weekend 2013 may be the best party of the year. All the Las Vegas hotels and nightclubs compete to throw the best Labor Day bash, complete with famous performers. Expect Labor Day 2013 Weekend festivities to start on Thursday and go until Monday. Las Vegas nightclubs will host a...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.