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Fast Facts
• Grand Opening: December 18, 1993
• A wholly owned subsidiary of MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM)
• Four 30-story towers soaring 280 feet
• 5,044 guest rooms, including 751 suites
• AAA Four Diamond Award winner (2007 – 2009)
• 29 private villas located within The Mansion at MGM Grand, named “Best of the Best” Hotel in Robb Report’s Luxury Issue
• SKYLOFTS at MGM Grand: 51 two-story Lofts located on top two floors (2007 – 2009 AAA Five Diamond Award winner)
• The Signature at MGM Grand: three distinct towers each with 576 suites; non-gaming, non-smoking hotel, most suites offer private balconies (2008 & 2009 AAA Four Diamond Award winner)
• Rates for deluxe guest rooms: $109-$499; The Signature suites: $200-$2,000; suites, Lofts and villas: $600-$18,000
• Concierge available; Daily, 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
• More than 170,000 square feet of gaming area featuring: Blackjack, Craps, Baccarat, Mini-Baccarat, Roulette, European Roulette, Pai Gow Poker, Pai Gow, Big Six Wheel, Let-It-Ride, War, Crazy for Poker, Three-Card Poker, Poker Room, more than 2,500 slot machines and video poker, and The Race & Sports Book
• The MGM MIRAGE Players Club is the most rewarding player experience. Players earn points, comps, free Holiday Gift Shoppe Points, and more at 12 of the world’s finest resorts and casinos. Slots and table games play is recognized as a single account, giving players the freedom to play anywhere and redeem everywhere. When guests know the value of the card, they travel from one MGM MIRAGE property to another to use the points to their advantage. Participating MGM MIRAGE properties are: MGM Grand, Bellagio, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, Treasure Island, Monte Carlo, New York-New York, Luxor, and Excalibur in Las Vegas; Beau Rivage in Biloxi, Miss.; Gold Strike in Tunica, Miss.; and MGM Grand in Detroit, Mich.
• Approximately 9,300 employees

Front Entrance
• Features a 100,000-pound bronze lion statue, located at the corner of The Strip
• The 45-foot-tall lion, perched atop a 25-foot pedestal, is the largest bronze statue in the U.S.
• The lion is framed by light emitted diode (LED) screens, water fountains, Atlas-themed statues and lush landscaping

Publicity contact: Karin Tomcik, Cirque du Soleilฎ
Phone (702) 891-1984
• The show’s title is inspired by the ancient Egyptian belief in the “ka,” an invisible spiritual duplicate of the body that accompanies every human being throughout this life and into the next
• Kภ combines acrobatic performances, martial arts, puppetry, multimedia and pyrotechnics to illustrate the nature of duality
• International cast of 80 artists
• Performed in the Kภ Theatre, which seats 1,951
• Performances: 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. Tuesday – Saturday; Dark Sundays & Mondays
• Tickets start at $69 per person, plus tax
• Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult
• Reservations: (702) 531-2000 or (866) 774-7117 or visit or

MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris
• Formerly known as La Femme, the show debuted in Las Vegas in 2001 at MGM Grand
• MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris is a satellite version of the world-renowned Crazy Horse in Paris
• Since 1951, Crazy Horse has been famous for its productions celebrating beautiful women and the artistry of the nude
• All 13 dancers in the show are members of the Paris troupe. Trained in ballet, the dancers perfectly integrate into the sensuous, provocative choreography of their performances as their bodies are bathed in richly colored and textured lighting designs
• Performances: 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m. Wednesday – Monday; Dark Tuesday
• Tickets are $47 (limited seating) and $57 plus service fees
• MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris Cabaret seats 300
• Ages 18 and older
• Reservations: (702) 891-7777 or (800) 929-1111 or visit

Grand Garden Arena
• MGM Grand is home to the 16,800-seat Grand Garden Arena featuring mega concerts and special events including the Academy of Country Music Awards “ACMA” and championship boxing
• The Arena has hosted world-class concerts including The Rolling Stones, Bette Midler, Madonna, Cher, Paul McCartney, Elton John and Bruce Springsteen
• The Grand Garden Arena was the venue for the Barbra Streisand Millennium Concert and the Streisand “Timeless” Concert

Hollywood Theatre
• The intimate 740 seat theatre features legendary headline entertainers nightly including Tom Jones, David Copperfield, Chicago, Lewis Black and more

Nightclubs, Lounges and Bars (Ages 21 and older)

Studio 54
• The reinvention of the legendary nightclub, Studio 54 continues to be an integral part of the entertainment scene at MGM Grand
• The 2-story club features state-of-the-art sound and DJs spinning the hottest selection of chart-topping dance music nightly
• Home to a gallery of black-and-white celebrity photographs taken at the original Studio 54 in New York City during the 1970s
• Open Tuesday – Saturday, 10 p.m. – late

Tab๚ Ultra Lounge
• A chic, cosmopolitan ultra lounge
• Designed by architect Jeffrey Beers and former art designer of Cirque du Soleil Roger Parent, Tab๚’s design is a distinct combination of modern fashion and refined style
• Features funky furniture, wood floors plus tables with “Human Locator Technology”
• VIP area is private, complete with a separate bar and private restroom
• Open Thursday – Monday, 10 p.m. – late

• 77-seat bar, adjacent to the Poker Room, Race & Sports Book and Studio 54
• Features a progressive music program and choreographed dance numbers
• Offers specialty cocktails infused with fruit from each of MGM Grand’s signature restaurants, including NOBHILL TAVERNS’ Cable Car and Diego’s Frida Margarita
• Open Sunday – Thursday, 4 p.m. – late; Friday – Saturday, noon – late

• Adam Tihany-designed, 90-seat lounge overlooks casino floor
• Offers infusion cocktails, exclusive champagnes, specialty beers and high-end cigars
• The signature Rouge Cocktail is served over house-made pomegranate ice cubes
• Plasma screens feature major sporting events
• Open Monday – Thursday, 3 p.m. – 3 a.m.; Friday – Sunday, noon – 3 a.m.

• 100-seat bar, located just off the hotel’s main lobby
• Cocktails served include fruit-infused spirits such as Granny Smith Apple and cinnamon-infused vodka, frozen Woodford Reserve Bourbon infused with peaches
• Offers Veuve Clicquot Champagne (en-magnum) by the glass, hard-to-find specialty beers from around the world and a cigar humidor
• Open daily, 24 hours

West Wing Bar
• A sleek, modern lobby bar
• Features an intimate, black leather lounge with unique floor-to-ceiling seating
• Serving creative cocktails, beer and wine
• Open daily, 11 a.m. – late

• Frozen drink bar includes Cable Cars, Strawberry Daiquiris, Pi๑a Coladas and Margaritas
• Offers micro brews, domestic and imported beers
• Open daily, 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.

• Jo๋l Robuchon (Michelin three star, Mobil Five-Star, AAA Five Diamond restaurant) – Classic French cuisine by legendary chef Jo๋l Robuchon; Dinner; Sunday – Thursday, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m., Friday & Saturday, 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• L’Atelier de Jo๋l Robuchon (Michelin one star) – Simplified French cuisine by Chef Jo๋l Robuchon; Dinner; Sunday – Thursday, 5 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 5 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
• Craftsteak – American เ la carte steak restaurant created by award-winning Chef Tom Colicchio; Dinner, Sunday & Monday, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Tuesday – Thursday, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday, 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.; Saturday, 5 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• NOBHILL TAVERN – Modern American cuisine, by acclaimed Chef Michael Mina, focuses on seasonal ingredients and his signature trio concept; Dinner; nightly, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.
• Fiamma Trattoria & Bar – Classic and contemporary Italian cuisine by restaurateur Stephen Hanson; Dinner; Sunday – Thursday, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday 5:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.
• Shibuya – Modern Japanese cuisine; Dinner, Sunday – Thursday, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 5 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• Pearl – Authentic Chinese cuisine with contemporary presentation; live seafood, fine wines, exotic teas and French pastries; Dinner; Sunday – Thursday, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• SEABLUE – Fresh seafood dishes by acclaimed Chef Michael Mina; Dinner; Sunday –Thursday, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• Diego – Authentic Mexican cuisine with a twist; Dinner; Sunday – Friday, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Saturday 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Bar; Sunday – Thursday, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 2 p.m. – 4 a.m.
• Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill – Great American classics inspired by Wolfgang Puck’s California experience; Daily; Lunch & Dinner; Monday – Thursday, 11:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.; Friday – Sunday, 11:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
• Emeril Lagasse’s New Orleans Fish House – Creole seafood cuisine by the celebrity chef; Daily; Lunch, 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.; Dinner, 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.; Oyster Bar and Caf้; Daily; 11:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• ‘wichcraft – Sophisticated sandwiches from award-winning Chef Tom Colicchio; Sunday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
• Grand Wok and Sushi Bar – Asian cuisine; (Grand Wok) Daily, Sunday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 11 a.m. – 1 a.m.; (Sushi Bar) Monday – Thursday, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 11 a.m. – 1 a.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
• Rainforest Caf้ – Variety of international tastes; Sunday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 8 a.m. – midnight.
• Studio Caf้ – Casual dining and health-smart choices; Daily; 24 hours
• Stage Deli – New York-Style deli fare; Daily; 7:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
• Cabana Grill – Poolside seasonal caf้; Daily; Breakfast, 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.; Lunch, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
• Farmer’s Market Food Court – Features Studio Wok, McDonald’s, Nathan’s Famous, Mamma Ilardo’s Pizza and Hไagen Dazs
• Starbucks Coffee – Gourmet coffees; Four convenient locations
• MGM Grand Buffet – Breakfast, Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 11 a.m.; Saturday & Sunday, 7 a.m. – 10 a.m. Lunch, Monday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Dinner, Monday - Friday, 4:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 4:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Brunch, Saturday – Sunday, 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Grand Pool Complex
• 6.6-acre Grand Pool Complex
• Set in a lavish environment with five separate pools and whirlpools
• Complex also features private cabanas, cocktail service and a seasonal poolside restaurant
• Backlot River, a 1,000-foot-long gently flowing river is the city’s longest, open seasonally

WET REPUBLIC (Opened April 2008)
• 53,000-square-foot venue
• Las Vegas’ first ultra pool combining an exclusive nightlife vibe with elite service and luxury amenities
• Features private bungalows, cabanas, two large saltwater pools, cocktail service, menu and poolside treatments
• Open weekends, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
• Ages 21 and older; cover charges, bungalow and cabana rental costs vary

Lion Habitat
• Lion Habitat is a showcase for public education and appreciation
• Showcases up to six adult lions daily
• Lions are owned by feline expert Keith Evans, a trainer of exotic animals for more than 30 years
• Guests can be encircled by lions at any time via a see-through, walkway tunnel that runs through the Habitat, allowing lions to prowl above and below
• The lions do not live at the Habitat, but on a ranch owned by Mr. Evans 12 miles from the hotel
• MGM Grand has an alliance with the University of Minnesota Lion Research Center and its renowned director, Dr. Craig Packer. MGM Grand has formed a working partnership with the Lion Research Center that committed $100,000 in grants to help fund Dr. Packer’s lion preservation programs in Africa
• Open daily, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
• Free admission

Meetings & Conventions
• The 380,000-square-foot, state-of-the art MGM Grand Conference Center was the first smoke-free conference center in Las Vegas
• $100 million contemporary facility features indoor and outdoor meeting space with two ballrooms (61,388-square-foot Grand Ballroom on first level; 49,234-square-foot Premier Ballroom on third level) and nearly 50,000 square feet of pre-function space with views of The Strip and the Grand Pool Complex
• Also features up to 57 meeting rooms for 20 to 10,000 people, as well as two separate loading docks for easy and accessible move-in
• Ideal for tradeshows or general sessions of up to 6,000 guests, the stand-alone, 92,000-square-foot Marquee Ballroom opened January 2008 and offers in-floor power and convenient rigging access
• Total meeting space, including ballroom space in the hotel, the MGM Grand Conference Center, the Marquee Ballroom and the 16,800-seat Grand Garden Arena, is 602,000 square feet

Grand Spa
• The 30,000-square-foot spa features saunas, steam rooms, whirlpools, relaxation lounges and 30 treatment rooms
• Services include facials, aromatherapy treatments, stress relief services, massages, body scrubs and body bronzing
• Fitness center, overlooking the lushly landscaped pool complex, showcases state-of-the-art virtual reality climbers and bikes, treadmills, cross-trainers, free weights and computerized circuit-training equipment
• 2-hour signature treatment, The Dreaming Ritual, incorporates Australian Aboriginal massage techniques, a hair mask as well as hand and foot treatments into this experience designed to rejuvenate body, mind and soul
• Available to non-hotel guests Monday – Thursday
• Open daily, 6 a.m. – 7 p.m., Monday – Thursday; 6 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday – Sunday

Cristophe Salon
• Cristophe, a world-renowned hair stylist, operates successful salons in Beverly Hills, Newport Beach, Washington, D.C., New York City and Las Vegas
• Cristophe is known as the “Go To” all-occasion hair stylist and has personally accommodated celebrities for special occasions such as the Academy Awards, Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and People’s Choice Awards
• An internationally trained team provides cut, color, styling, make up and nail care services
• Special features offered are bridal and bachelorette packages that include champagne, decadent desserts, spa treatments, hair and makeup plus a group photo for everlasting memories. For those wanting to arrive in style, limousine service is available
• Open daily, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Available to non-hotel guests

Wedding Chapel
• The Forever Grand Wedding Chapel features two elegantly appointed wedding chapels
• Full-service, non-denominational chapel accommodates up to 60 guests
• Fully trained wedding coordinators are available to assist with minister services, photography, videography, live piano accompaniment, floral arrangements as well as accommodations, reception plans and menu selection
• Additional wedding venues include the pool and conference center
• The Wedding Video Channel offers couples a great way to share their special day live on the Internet. Friends and family can view the ceremony live or download it up to 90 days later. Guests can receive evites and send gifts and personal messages to the couple. Personalized messages or “toasts” are printed and delivered to the bride and groom immediately after the wedding

• Kภ Boutique – Cirque du Soleil merchandise; Tuesday – Saturday, noon – midnight; Sunday & Monday, noon – 8 p.m.
• Grand & Company – Souvenirs; Daily, 6 a.m. – 2 a.m.
• xclusiv – Assortment of women’s and men’s designer apparel by such lines as Juicy Couture, DKNY and Salvage; Daily, 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
• Davidoff – Tobacco products and luxury goods; Sunday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – midnight; Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 a.m.
• West Wing Boutique – Sundries and souvenirs; Sunday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – midnight; Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
• CBS Television City – Television show merchandise from programs including CSI and Survivor; Daily, 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
• Marshall Rousso – Casual and formal fashions, footwear & accessories for women; Daily, 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
• Everything $10 – Fun and colorful accessories for $15 each; Sunday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 24 hours
• Bernini – Men’s designer fashions and jewelry; Daily, 9 a.m. – 1 a.m.
• Watch Boutique – Jewelry and accessories; Sunday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
• Grand Candy – Beverages, sundries and confections; Sunday – Thursday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.; Friday & Saturday, 10 a.m. – midnight
• Houdini Magic – Magic tricks and more; Daily, 10 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• Las Vegas Harley Davidson – Harley Davidson merchandise; Daily, 10 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• Star Magnet – Magnetic souvenirs; Daily, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
• Front Page – Beverages, sundries, newspapers, magazines and souvenirs; Daily, 24 hours
• Positively Grand – Children’s clothing and merchandise, Cirque du Soleil merchandise and souvenirs; Daily, noon – 8 p.m.
• Welcome to Las Vegas – Souvenirs and sundries; Daily, 10 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
• Pearl Factory – Pearl jewelry; Daily, 10 a.m. –10:30 p.m.
• Cashman’s Photo Magic – Cameras, supplies and photo gifts; Daily 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
• Rainforest Caf้ – Merchandise from the Rainforest Caf้; Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday, 8 a.m. – midnight

CBS Television City
• First CBS research center
• Located along Studio Walk
• Features a research center for television pilots, an interactive experience for guests and a retail shop with VH-1, MTV, Nickelodeon and CBS show merchandise
• Along with a video wall featuring TV programs, theater-style screening rooms and two focus group rooms, CBS Television City houses a state-of-the-art digital home theater of the future from Sony and Blockbuster for public viewing
• Open daily, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Las Vegas Monorail
• Privately funded, $650 million public transportation system opened July 2004
• Connects nine major resorts along its four-mile route from MGM Grand to the Sahara with a station at the Las Vegas Convention Center
• Traveling at a top speed of 50 mph, nine trains run on a single rail that sits 20 feet above ground in most areas, with its highest point reaching 70 feet above the Las Vegas Convention Center
• One-way trip on the Monorail is $5; one-day unlimited access is $9
• The Monorail runs Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. – 2 a.m.; Friday – Sunday, 7 a.m. – 3 a.m.

Shadow Creek
• One of the nation’s most exclusive and top-rated golf courses (closed for enhancements through December 2008)
• For guests of any of the MGM MIRAGE resorts in the Las Vegas area (MGM Grand, Bellagio, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, Treasure Island, Monte Carlo, New York-New York, Luxor, Excalibur and Circus Circus in Las Vegas; Gold Strike in Jean, Nev.)
• $500 greens fee includes limousine transportation to and from the golf course, a caddy and golf cart

MGM MIRAGE Rewards Visa
• The MGM MIRAGE Rewards Visa issued by Chase allows card members to earn Reward Points for any purchase and double Reward Points for eligible purchases made at participating MGM MIRAGE resorts and casinos, including MGM Grand, Bellagio, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, Treasure Island, Monte Carlo, New York-New York, Luxor, Excalibur, Circus Circus Las Vegas, Circus Circus Reno, Beau Rivage and Gold Strike in Mississippi and MGM Grand Detroit. Reward Points are redeemed through Chase for certificates used for MGM MIRAGE products and services including room, food, beverage, entertainment, retail and spa services.

• Assists guests in planning special functions that require an imaginative touch
• All services, including computer and technical support, scenic design, prop fabrication, graphic arts, floral fashions, carpentry and metal sculpture are created internally to fulfill the individual client’s needs
• Events can be arranged at any of the MGM MIRAGE resorts in Las Vegas

Additional Services and Amenities
• Satellite Registration/Hotel Check-in Facility at McCarran International Airport: MGM Grand offers the satellite MGM Grand Registration/Hotel Check-in Center at Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport. Guests of MGM Grand can check-in/register and receive their room keys while they wait for their luggage at the facility. Shuttle and luggage transfers offered for an additional charge. Other available services are restaurant reservations and the opportunity to purchase show tickets for MGM Grand, Bellagio, The Mirage, TI and New York-New York. MGM Grand’s full-service registration/check-in counter is located at McCarran Airport’s south baggage claim area near the exit from the C & D Gates. Open daily, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.


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