New arena and park, with a nod to Burning Man, to open next week in Las Vegas
LOS ANGELES TIMES
The newest hot spot in Las Vegas isn’t a hotel or a casino. It’s the side-by-side T-Mobile Arena and pedestrian hangout called the Park, which are scheduled to open next week.
I got a sneak preview of both earlier this week. They’re impressive (what? a bit of Burning Man?) and located between the New York-New York and Monte Carlo hotel-casino resorts.
The Park opens Monday, and T-Mobile Arena will host an opening night gala two days later on April 6.
Folks on foot will enter the pedestrian mall from the sidewalk along Las Vegas Boulevard. While it will have park-like features such as benches, plants and trees, The Park’s main draw will be the cool new restaurants that line it. Highlights include: