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Las Vegas dims lights to honor victims and heroes

9 October 2017

The Vegas Strip.

The Vegas Strip.

(PRESS RELEASE) -- The lights of Las Vegas were dimmed for 11 minutes on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, to honor the victims and heroes of last week's tragic event. The digital marquees along the iconic Las Vegas Strip and throughout the Las Vegas Valley darkened from 10:05 p.m. – 10:16 p.m. PST exactly one week after the event. Following the tribute, digital marquees throughout the valley displayed a message of resilience: "When Things Get Dark, Las Vegas Shines." This message will remain in rotation until Monday morning.

The Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign and the following Las Vegas resorts and businesses participated in the tribute: Aliante Casino Hotel and Spa, ARIA Resort & Casino, Bally's - Las Vegas, Bellagio, Caesars Palace, California Hotel & Casino, Circus Circus Hotel Casino - Las Vegas, Delano Las Vegas, Encore Resort, Excalibur Hotel and Casino, Fashion Show Mall, Flamingo Las Vegas, Fiesta Henderson Casino Hotel, Fiesta Rancho Casino Hotel, Fremont Hotel & Casino, Green Valley Ranch Resort, Spa and Casino, Gold Coast Hotel and Casino, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas, Harrah's Las Vegas Casino & Hotel, Hooters Casino Hotel, Luxor Hotel and Casino, Main Street Station Casino Brewery and Hotel, Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, Miracle Mile Shops, Monte Carlo Las Vegas Resort & Casino, New York-New York Hotel & Casino, Palace Station Hotel and Casino, The Palms Casino Resort, Paris Las Vegas, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa, Sam's Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, Santa Fe Station Hotel & Casino, SLS Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, South Point Hotel Casino and Spa, Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower, Suncoast Hotel and Casino, Sunset Station Hotel and Casino, Texas Station Gambling Hall and Hotel, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, The Cromwell, The LINQ Hotel & Casino, The Orleans, The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino, The Venetian Las Vegas, Treasure Island, W Las Vegas, Walgreens, Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Wynn Las Vegas and Vdara Hotel & Spa.

For more information, please visit the Visit Las Vegas website.

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