Memorial Day Weekend in Laughlin, NV . The Colorado River, Hotels, Riverwalk, and Casinos will be busy. Fireworks, Food, Music and Entertainment will be taking place in many locations. Remember the true reason for the Holiday, and take some time for remembrance. Bookmark this article, new info
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On May 18th North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee spoke at the latest Leadership Forum held by the Laughlin Economic Development Corporation.
Laughlin Visitor statistics for March of 2017 released by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority showed a small 1.2% increase (over the same period last year).
176,338 (March 2016)
178,421 (March 2017)
Gross Gaming Revenue was up 3.7% for the same period.
We were surprised to see just one person in line for the new King of Clubs Players Card at the Riverside Casino in Laughlin. After months of not wanting to wait in a slow line we finally upgraded to their new card. Click the link below to see the details of the players club and local discounts and perks.
The Nevada State Gaming Control Board recommended a 3rd generation member of the Don Laughlin family, Matthew Laughlin, to be licensed as a key employee for the Riverside Resort in Laughlin. They also approved him to be a co-trustee for the company’s controlling Donald J. Laughlin Gaming Trust.
La Vallita Casino is now open at the Laughlin River Lodge. See a picture tour of the latest new spot in Laughlin.
The recently completed bike rally showed about the same number of arrests in Laughlin as last year. No major incidents were reported.
In Bullhead City, arrests totals were about the same as in 2016 as well. However, more accidents were reported than in 2016.
The new, resort pool opened for hotel guests at the Aquarius Resort Casino. The new pool also has a drink/food bar, The Rivers Edge, which is open to everyone. Located right off the Laughlin Riverwalk. See more pictures at the link below.
Photo by: Aquarius Casino
The owners of Laughlin River Lodge recently bought the lot and beach area between Laughlin River Lodge and the Golden Nugget. This is where the monkey statues are located on the Laughlin Riverwalk. Much of the area has already been cleaned up. Re-opening of the beach area is rumored to being considered.
The Cove Bar & Lounge, located just steps off the Laughlin Riverwalk, recently underwent a nice remodel.