About CORE Arena

CORE Arena is the very first and only permanent outdoor equestrian center in Downtown Las Vegas. The new location features two outdoor arenas for roping practice and exercise during the rodeo.

CORE Arena, adjacent to the Plaza Hotel & Casino, has 80 stalls available for year-round use, making it easy for enthusiasts to “kiss their horses goodnight,” knowing their animals will be safe.

For event bookings contact CoreArena@plazahotelcasino.com or call 702-386-2320.

Demolition Derby

March 26-28

The Plaza Hotel & Casino is proud to host the CASINO BATTLE ROYALE demolition derby in Las Vegas March 26th, 27th, & 28th, from Stirrin’ Dirt Racing, the largest demolition derby promoter in the west, at the CORE arena.

National Finals Rodeo

December 3-12

The National Finals Rodeo is the premier championship rodeo event in the United States. The NFR showcases the talents of the PRCA’s top 15 money-winners in each event as they compete for the world title.