Thomas and Mack Arena, UNLV, Las Vegas
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino
The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is the season-ending championship event for the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and is widely acknowledged to be the world’s premier rodeo. Held annually since 1959 – and since 1985 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas – NFR showcases the very best cowboys, barrel racers and livestock in the world and is the richest rodeo on earth with nearly $6 million at stake. The overall winner of the Rodeo also receives a prestigious, solid gold belt buckle.
As the world series of rodeo, the event offers the world’s best cowboys a chance to become the undisputed champion of one of the event’s seven divisions, including: bareback riding, barrel racing, bull riding, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, team roping and time-down roping. The National Finals Rodeo invites the season’s top 15 money-earners in the league to Vegas where the cowboys are put through ten rounds of competition over ten days.
Conveniently located just one block off the famed Las Vegas Strip, the iconic Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino offers the perfect Vegas experience. Enjoy an eclectic variety of nightlife, shopping, dining, entertainment and extraordinary gaming, plus an extensive list of amenities.
The 30-story landmark resort features nearly 3,000 rooms, a 74,000-square-foot gaming area, the largest sports book in Las Vegas and its very own Las Vegas Monorail station.
In addition to luxurious signature room accommodations and special amenities at Westgate Resorts, you’ll enjoy VIP treatment throughout the length of your event vacation, including:
– A fun-filled VIP Welcome Party complete with DJ, open bar, dinner and prizes
– Personal Concierge Services
– Complimentary transportation to and from your event
– Late check-out on final day
Located on the campus of the University of Nevada Las Vegas, the Thomas and Mack Center arena has hosted everything from the National Finals Rodeo, World Championship boxing, monster truck finals and UNLV athletic events to presidential town-hall meetings, NBA games, music festivals, and conventions. The arena, opened in 1983, offers a seating capacity of 19,522.
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino
Conveniently located just one block off the famed Las Vegas Strip, the iconic Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino offers the ultimate Vegas experience. From an eclectic variety of rooms, villas and suites to nightlife, shopping, dining, entertainment and extraordinary casino and sports book gaming, Westgate Las Vegas offers something for everyone and every taste.
The 30-story landmark hotel features nearly 3,000 rooms, a 74,000-square-foot casino, the largest race and sports book in Las Vegas and its own Vegas Monorail station.
Casino Gaming Experience the thrill of high-stakes action and energy at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. This legendary casino offers 95,000 square feet of gaming, from slots to classic table games and the largest Race & Sports Book in Vegas with over 350 seats, 28 giant screens and one massive 15’ X 20’ HD screen.
Poker Room – Features five tables, complimentary beverage service, tableside massage and available poker lessons.
Slots & Video Poker – Enjoy some of the best slots and video poker gaming in Vegas, including Blazing 7’s, Fireball Frenzy .01, Buffalo, Wheel of Fortune, Megabucks, Virtual Games and more. New games include King Chameleon, Howling Wolf, Shadow Diamond, Wizard of Oz-Slippers 2, The Great Inca and Starry Night.
Table Games – Experience the thrills of live table action where you’ll find Blackjack, Craps, Baccarat, Roulette, Three Card Poker, Fortune Pai Gow Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold ‘Em, Casino War, and Big Six.
Pool and Cabanas – Relax and enjoy this tropical desert oasis featuring 18 cabanas, pool beds, a 25-seat Jacuzzi tub, poolside cocktails, snack bar and the Cool by the Pool happy hour (seasonal).
iBlowdry Salon – Conveniently located onsite, the iBlowdry Salon offers the latest cuts, color, perms, texturizing and finishing services as well as facials, manicure/pedicure and more.
Serenity Spa – Escape from the whirlwind of the casino and relax with a variety of pampering services ranging from traditional Swedish massages and soothing body scrubs to manicure/pedicures, cleansing facials and complete spa packages.
Shopping – Las Vegas is home to some of the best shopping in the world! Enjoy a diverse array of shops offering everything from clothing and jewelry to toiletries and souvenirs.
Dining – Choose from a wide variety of onsite dining options. From snacks and quick eats to buffet feasts and fine dining, you’ll find something to match your tastes.
Wedding Chapel – Create your perfect Las Vegas wedding at the Chapel of Crystals – packages include traditional, Elvis, Little Elvis, Outdoor Scenic, Renewal of Vows, LGBTQ and all inclusive options.
Monorail – Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino offers a convenient Las Vegas Monorail stop – the last stop before Las Vegas Boulevard. Quick and easy, the monorail can whisk you from the hotel to a nearby show, nightclub, restaurant or casino. Other stops include MGM Grand Station, Bally’s/Paris Las Vegas Station, Flamingo/Caesars Palace Station, Harrah’s/Imperial Palace Station, Las Vegas Convention Center, and Sahara Station.
World’s largest sports book
13 on site restaurants & eateries
Chapel of Crystals Wedding Chapel
Pool with cabanas
25-seat hot tub
Las Vegas Monorail Station
Choose from a wide variety of onsite dining options. From snacks and quick eats to buffet feasts and fine dining, you’ll find something to match your tastes.
888 Noodle Bar
Vince Neil’s Tatuado Restaurant & Cantina
Pizza Hut Express
The Ice Cream Shoppe