Centerplate, the Las Vegas Convention Center’s exclusive food & beverage partner, has donated approximately 9,240 pounds of prepared but unused food to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission in the wake of canceled or rescheduled shows stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Centerplate donated 500 boxed lunches, 400 sandwiches, 400 salads and 100 food platters to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission, which provides shelter and services to homeless men, women and children in Las Vegas. Other donated items included pallets of chips, yogurt parfaits, cartons of milk and more.
Centerplate manages 31 permanent retail outlets and numerous mobile retail outlets at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
The Las Vegas Convention Center comprises 3.2 million square feet of meeting and exhibit space. An additional 1.4 million square feet of space is on the horizon with the West Hall expansion, currently under construction. The expansion is slated for completion in December 2020.
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