Grab your cowboy boots and prepare for one of the biggest events of the year: Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. As top competitors and rodeo fans take over the Strip from Thursday, Dec. 7 through Saturday, Dec. 16, Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas resorts will offer the following food, beverage and entertainment specials for those looking to celebrate beyond the arena:
Cheers to the rodeo with specialty cocktails at Alto Bar, Spanish Steps, and Cleopatra’s Barge at Caesars Palace. Try the Gentleman Caller made with Jack Daniel’s Gentleman Jack; take a trip with the South Padre Island made with six specialty liquors; enjoy some Southern Hospitality made with Jack Daniel’s; or spice things up with Whiskey Makes Me Frisky. For those seeking a classic cocktail, the Texas Mule and Orange Madness are both great ways to kick off NFR week. Rodeo-goers can also enjoy a bucket of five Coors Banquet Beer or Coors Light for $30.
In addition to daily drink specials, Alto Bar will feature a live country DJ from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. at Alto Bar.
Feel like you’re in the center of the action and watch the live feed of NFR main events at the outdoor Spanish Steps bar. Guests can enjoy country music nightly from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. and try out their dancing shoes with line dancing Dec. 7 through Dec. 10 and Dec.14 through Dec. 16 from 9 p.m. to midnight. Stop by for MillerCoors rider autograph signings on Dec. 8 beginning at 10 p.m., Dec. 9 from 1 to 3 p.m. and Dec. 10 from 1 to 3 p.m. Fans can enjoy a brahma bull photo opportunity from Dec. 8 through 10 and bull roper festivities on Dec. 8 and 9.
For those seeking toe-tapping country music in one of the most iconic Las Vegas lounges, Cleopatra’s Barge will offer a live country band from 9 to 11 p.m. followed by a live country DJ until 2 a.m. on Dec. 7 through Dec. 10 and Dec. 14 through Dec. 16.
Cigar aficionados can round-up friends or plan a night to themselves at Montecristo Cigar Bar for NFR drink specials and samplings.
BALLY’S LAS VEGAS
For live country entertainment perfect to celebrate the rodeo, visit Redneck Riviera at the Grand Bazaar Shops adjacent to Bally’s Las Vegas. John Rich’s first unique country music bar offers live entertainment and regular performances by Rich, sweeping views of the Las Vegas Strip and a menu with delicious items from Wahlburgers.
HARRAH’S LAS VEGAS
Ruth’s Chris Steak House is getting into the cowboy spirit for NFR. The restaurant will feature a country lounge singer and a special steak and Jack Daniel’s pairing menu on Dec. 10. Guests can also visit the portable Jack Daniel’s bar for samples from 6 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 10.
Harrah’s Piano Bar has transformed into the limited-time Jack Daniel’s Saloon, and is the perfect spot to sing along to favorite tunes, sip on specialty drinks and enjoy a live feed of NFR main events. It will also feature rider autograph signings by Jack Daniel’s Riders, Rocky McDonald and Beau Hill, on Dec. 8 and 9 from 11 p.m. to midnight.
Jack Daniel’s Saloon at Harrah’s Las Vegas
Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill will celebrate NFR in true Toby Keith style. In addition to the traditional Southern favorites, the restaurant will also feature drink specials, samplings and live country music from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. nightly. Stop by for autograph signings from Jack Daniel’s Riders, Rocky McDonald and Beau Hill, on Dec. 8 and 9 at 10 p.m. Fans will also have an opportunity for autographs from Saddle Bronc Riders Dec. 15 beginning at 11:30 a.m. and autographs from MillerCoors riders Dec. 15 and 16 beginning at 10 p.m.
FLAMINGO LAS VEGAS
At 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar, rodeo-goers can enjoy a country DJ, nightly drink specials and line-dancing beginning at 8 p.m. Fans can also visit the bar for MillerCoors rider autograph signings on Dec. 9 and Dec.15 from starting at 11 p.m.
Cowboys and cowgirls can visit Garden Bar for drink specials, line-dancing and live rodeo streaming. Garden Bar will also feature MillerCoors rider autograph signings on Dec. 9 and Dec.15 starting at 10 p.m.
LINQ HOTEL & CASINO
Rodeo fans can visit TAG Bar to enjoy daily drink specials as well as MillerCoors rider autograph signings on Dec. 15 from 1 to 3 p.m.
PLANET HOLLYWOOD RESORT & CASINO
EXTRA Lounge will be an NFR hotspot with drink specials, tastings and free, live entertainment nightly. Fans can experience autograph signings from their favorite cowboys Dec. 9 and Dec.15 from 10 p.m. to midnight.
Feel the NFR love at Heart Bar on Dec. 9 and Dec.16 from 9 p.m. to midnight with drink specials, Jack Daniel’s samples, giveaways and more.
Rodeo fans can stay up-to-date with the action and watch a live feed of the NFR main events nightly at Planet Hollywood’s Race and Sportsbook. Be sure to fuel up at Ringer Wings, Pizza & Sliders, located just steps away.
RIO ALL-SUITE HOTEL & CASINO
Party-goers can visit iBar for a variety of drink specials and MillerCoors rider autograph signings on Dec. 9 from 10 p.m. to midnight.
For more information, visit: www.SpursOnTheStrip.com.