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Las Vegas announces entertainment lineup for December

26 November 2021

(PRESS RELEASE) -- Every December, the Sports and Entertainment Capital of the World invites cowboys and cowgirls to saddle up for an incredible lineup of events and entertainment during Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.

From classic country crooners to country crossover stars, there’s a boot-scootin’ show for every fan in the destination this December.

World-class performers taking over iconic Vegas venues include:

- GRAMMY Award-winning country quartet Little Big Town bring their four-part harmonies to The Theater at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas (Dec. 3-4).

- Some of today’s top country acts take the stage at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas during NFR this year, including Cody Jinks (Dec. 2-3, 5), Brantley Gilbert (Dec. 4), Cody Johnson (Dec. 8-9) and Dierks Bentley (Dec. 10-11).

- Country singer Josh Turner performs at The Venetian Theater at The Venetian Las Vegas (Dec. 4).

- The “King of Country” is back on the Strip, as country music legend George Strait continues his “Strait to Vegas” residency at T-Mobile Arena (Dec. 3-4).

- Superstar Shania Twain brings her “Let’s Go” residency back to Zappos Theater inside Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Las Vegas (Dec. 2, 4-5, 9, 11-12).

- Multiple ACM “Entertainer of the Year” Award winner Jason Aldean takes the stage at Dolby Live at Park MGM (Dec. 9-11).

- The longest-running country residency in Las Vegas is back during NFR, as Reba, Brooks & Dunn perform at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace (Dec. 1, 3-4, 7-8, 10-11, 14-15).

- Comedian Ron White serves up his signature country-inspired laughs at The Mirage (Dec. 3-4, 10-11).

- Tribute show Legends in Concert debuts Legends of Country Nov. 26 at Tropicana Las Vegas, with performers paying homage to country superstars Thurs.-Sun. through Dec. 30.

- Country performer Rodney Carrington performs at the David Copperfield Theater at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino Las Vegas (Dec. 3-4, 10-11).

- Academy of Country Music Award winner Riley Green (Dec. 3-4, 10-11) and country mash-up DJ Dee Jay Silver (Dec. 2-11) headline the Dawg House Saloon at Resorts World Las Vegas.

- The Downtown Hoedown returns to the Fremont Street Experience, with country music acts Jordan Davis, Frontmen of Country and Diamond Rio taking the stage (Dec. 1).

- Money, Baby! at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas has a lineup of country music acts slated to perform throughout NFR, including Easton Corbin (Dec. 2), Drake Milligan (Dec. 3), David Lee Murphy (Dec. 4), Jenna LaMaster (Dec. 5), Wyatt McCubbin (Dec. 6), William Michael Morgan (Dec.7), Glen Templeton (Dec. 9), Tyler Booth (Dec. 10) and Heath Sanders (Dec. 11).

- The Showroom at Golden Nugget - Las Vegas will host a variety of country music legends, including Jo Dee Messina (Dec. 2), John Michael Montgomery (Dec. 4), Ray Wylie Hubbard (Dec. 5), Ronnie Milsap (Dec. 6), Tracy Lawrence (Dec. 7), Terri Clark (Dec. 8), John Anderson (Dec. 9) and Jamey Johnson (Dec. 10).

- BetMGM Sportsbook at The Mirage hosts Rodeo Vegas throughout the NFR celebration, with live music from Casey Donahew Band (Dec. 2 & 5), LOCASH (Dec. 3), Devin Dawson (Dec. 4), Eli Young Band (Dec. 6), Glen Templeton (Dec. 7-8), Josh Abbott Band (Dec. 9), Ian Munsick (Dec. 10) and Randy Houser (Dec. 11).

- Rhythm & Riffs at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino hosts Cowboyville throughout the rodeo week, with performances by Nashville Unplugged (Dec. 2-4, 9-11), Scotty Alexander Band (Dec. 2), Wolfcreek (Dec. 3 & 9), Dez Houston Band (Dec. 4, 7 & 11), Ryan White Maloney Band (Dec. 5), and Brett Rigby Band (Dec. 6, 8, & 10).

- New York-New York Hotel & Casino will offer live entertainment throughout NFR on its Brooklyn Bridge.

- MGM Grand Hotel and Casino will be the home of the Gold Buckle Zone, offering live entertainment throughout NFR at The Central.

- The Veil Pavilion at Silverton Casino Hotel also has nightly entertainment, including live music from Ned LeDoux (Dec. 2-3), Thrillbilly Deluxe (Dec. 4), Jenn Ford (Dec. 5-6), The Heers Turner Oversize Band (Dec. 7-8), Josh Ward and Randy Brown (Dec. 9-10) and American Thunder (Dec. 11).

- South Point Showroom at South Point Hotel Casino and Spa hosts performances from country acts Aaron Watson (Dec. 2-5), Chancey Williams (Dec. 6-8) and Randall King (Dec. 9-11).

- Gilley’s Saloon at Treasure Island offers live music throughout NFR. The lineup includes Just Dave Band (Dec. 1-2), Michael Austin (Dec. 3-5), Kevin Fowler (Dec. 6-7), Scotty Alexander (Dec. 7-10), Reckless Kelly (Dec. 8-9) and Rob Staley (Dec. 10-11).

- Freedom Beat at Downtown Grand Las Vegas invites visitors to enjoy live music from Tammy Graham Band (Dec. 3 & 10) and Rustyn Vaughn Lee Band (Dec. 4 & 11).

- Stoney’s Rockin’ Country at Town Square Las Vegas welcomes country artists Allie Colleen (Dec. 3), Jordan Rowe (Dec. 4) and Sean Stemaly (Dec. 11) to its stage throughout the NFR action.

- The Orleans Hotel and Casino hosts the Buckin’ Bash during NFR inside the Bourbon Street Lounge, with performances by Vanessa LeGrand (Dec. 3-4, 9-11) and DJ Riano (Dec. 5-8).

- Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall offers live entertainment throughout NFR at Roxy’s Lounge, featuring Brett Rigby (Dec. 3-4) and SJ & The Ruckus (Dec. 9-11).

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