Las Vegas Pickleball Open

Las Vegas Pickleball Open

Las Vegas Pickleball OepnWhether you’re a pickleball expert or are just hearing the term for the very first time, you won’t want to miss one of fall’s most anticipated events. The 2018 Las Vegas Pickleball Open will be held September 25th to September 29th, and competitors will have the chance to win $25,000 in cash for the pro tournament. In addition to the pro tournament, there will be an amateur tournament and the option to watch as a spectator. People come from all over the country to compete in this oddly named sport and reign supreme.If you’re not familiar with pickleball, it is somewhat like tennis or badminton. You can play the game as singles or doubles, and it involves hitting a ball over a net. The game started in 1965, and it’s been capturing the attention of sports fans ever since. If you’re entirely new to pickleball but interested in learning more, you may want to check out The Beginners Guide to Pickleball, which will explain the fundamentals of the game.The Plaza Hotel and Casino’s pickleball courts are located up near the pool on the rooftop which is where the tournament will be held. If playing a game of pickleball is your idea of fun in the sun, you’ll want to be sure to sign up for the tournament for a chance to win $25,000 in cash. Registration fees start at $60 and $25 per event for the skill and age divisions. When signing up for the pro division, registration is $100 and $25 per event. There’s plenty of time to practice before the competition, and you can practice at The Plaza’s pickleball courts for only $5 per day and $3 for Nevada locals. All hotel guests have complimentary access to the pickleball courts and only pay for gear rentals.Plaza Pickleball CourtsIf you’re wondering where to stay during the four days of the tournament, The Plaza Hotel and Casino will be offering rooms for a special rate starting at just $49 per night! You can play the day away at the pickleball courts and then enjoy all that downtown Las Vegas has to offer at night without ever needing a car or taxi. Register today for the Las Vegas Pickleball Open!

Luau Beach Party

3842-Luau2018-550x247-LogoBoxWhen you think of the ideal vacation destination I bet two of the places that cross your mind almost immediately are Las Vegas and Hawaii. Unfortunately, the two are separated by the state of California and the Pacific Ocean so it’s hard to hit Las Vegas and Hawaii both in one trip. But, what if we could bring an authentic Hawaiian Luau Beach Party to Las Vegas?Hawaii and Las Vegas have a few things in common, they’re both hot and they’re both an excellent place to relax and unwind with friends and family. That’s why The Plaza Hotel & Casino decided to throw a Luau Beach Party and combine the best of both worlds. This authentic Hawaiian Luau in Las Vegas brings the beach to you at The Plaza’s rooftop pool.At this authentic Hawaiian Luau you get to feast like a king! Some of the items featured on the menu were Hawaiian favorites such as macaroni salad, lomi salmon salad, and Huli Huli chicken, and taro rolls. One of the main events of the feast was Lechon, slow roasted suckling pig which is a Hawaiian delicacy. There were also plenty of Hawaiian inspired drinks like Piña Coladas and a cash bar for convenience.The Aloha $15,000 Slot Tournament was a tournament with $150 buy-in and offered prizes to first place all the way through the fifteenth place. The first place winner took home $5,500! The slot tournament isn’t the only form of entertainment that will took place Memorial Day Weekend. There were Polynesian dancers at the Hawaiian Luau, a live fireworks show, and buffet serving authentic Hawaiian right next to the Pool at the Plaza.

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Night Swimming at the Pool at the Plaza

There’s nothing better than spending a hot summer night poolside, and in Las Vegas there are plenty of opportunities for a night swim under the stars. Every Saturday night of the summer at 8 p.m. you can enjoy your night at the Pool at the Plaza. Dance the night away under the moonlight as the DJ spins the latest tracks.night swim at the pool at the plaza Many pools and pool clubs in Las Vegas charge entry even to locals, but if you’re over 21 you’re welcome to enjoy a night swim at the Plaza Hotel & Casino for free. Our renovated pool deck is one of the biggest in downtown Las Vegas with over 70,000 square feet. You can relax in comfort on one of our many lounge chairs, day beds, and cabanas. If you like it hot, our 12-person hot tub is perfect for you.The Plaza Pool is now openDowntown Las Vegas is known for its bars, and you can enjoy a drink poolside or at the walk-up bar a few feet away from the pool. Relax and unwind with a drink in hand, you deserve it. If you get hungry there are plenty of options to eat without having to leave the pool area. You can order from Pop Up Pizza, Zaba’s Mexican Grill, or the pools very own food truck. What’s better than having a pool and a bar on the roof? Having a pool, a bar, and a food truck. The menu offers fresh seaside street food with Californian inspiration. Be sure to try the lobster rolls or ahi tuna poke lettuce wraps.If you need to take a break from the water, there are plenty of activities to enjoy on our pool deck. There are tables for mini-craps and blackjack as well as foosball and a sandbag toss. It’s always a party on our pool deck and there’s plenty to do. Put a twist on the typical night of drinks and dinner, do it poolsideSee our full schedule of events at The Pool at the Plaza