Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall, Las Vegas


Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall, Las Vegas

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Sam’s Town Las Vegas is a hotel and casino located in Sunrise Manor, Nevada on the corner of Flamingo Road and Boulder Highway. It is one of the casinos owned and operated by Boyd Gaming. It features a 25,000-square-foot indoor park, bowling center, movie theater, and one of the largest casino floors in Las Vegas.

One of the unique features of this hotel is “Mystic Falls Park”, a large glass-roofed atrium with tall live trees, cobblestone paths, and a waterfall in the center where Sunset Stampede Laser Light and Water Show is performed daily at 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:00 PM, and 10:00 PM.

It was the host hotel for the Sam’s Town 300, a NASCAR race sponsored by Sam’s Town. It was also the Las Vegas host hotel for the Silver State Classic Challenge race.

History

The original Sam’s Town opened on April 1, 1979 and it was one of the first locals casinos to open in the Las Vegas Valley.

From 1980 to 1999 the studios of Nevada Public Radio were located in a separate building on the property.

The 2006 album Sam’s Town by The Killers was named after the casino.

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