The popular Las Vegas attraction, CSI: The Experience is set to participate in “Remember the Fallen 9/11” blood drive at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The event takes place Friday, September 9 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Infield Media Center. Donors to receive one free admission to CSI: The Experience, along with other extras.
As a tribute to the 10th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, CSI: The Experience was looking for a way to give back, and has teamed up with United Blood Services, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, U-Swirl and Exotics Racing for this charitable event.
“September 11th, 2001 has become a day where every American remembers where they were and what they were doing,” said Marketing Manager Ava Bahnam Wideen. “Rather than focus that memory on the negative, Americans have shown the true spirit of our country and the true strength in helping each other. We are pleased to give back in any way that we can, especially with the work that United Blood Services does.”
All donors receive one free ticket to CSI: The Experience at MGM Grand, one free ticket to the 2011 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Race and a voucher for one free 16 oz cup of U-Swirl frozen yogurt with toppings. All donors are entered into a drawing for an Exotics Racing two lap ride along experience, an Exotics Racing Power Package Driving Experience, an Exotics Racing Elite Package Driving Experience and a grand prize drawing to win a 2 pack of tickets to the 2012 NASCAR weekend complete with Neon Garage passes. To find out more information or to schedule an appointment, visit at www.unitedbloodservices.org, sponsor code: LVMS, or by calling (702) 638-7400.
CSI: The Experience
A challenging and fun multi-sensory attraction, CSI: The Experience places guests in the role of a crime scene investigator as they solve one of three true-to-life mysteries. Spanning 12,000 square feet and featuring thousands of hand-made props, CSI: The Experience comes to life through a captivating multi-media environment featuring dazzling special effects, meticulous crime scene recreations and two state-of-the-art crime labs.
Developed by the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History and produced by EMS Exhibits, Inc. in partnership with Key Brand Entertainment under a license from CBS Consumer Products, CSI: The Experience at MGM Grand combines the entertainment of the hit show with real-life scientific principles and investigative techniques – from DNA and fingerprint analysis to forensic anthropology and toxicology.
Located along MGM Grand’s Studio Walk, CSI: The Experience is open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., with the last entry at 9 p.m. Beginning October 3rd, CSI: The Experience will be open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., with the last entry at 8 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the MGM Grand Box Office or by phone at (702) 891- 7006 or (877) 660- 0660. Special group pricing is available for parties of 15 or more. Advance ticket purchases are recommended. CSI: The Experience is designed for guests 12 years of age or older. Multimedia portions of the exhibit are presented in English with Spanish subtitles. For more information, call MGM Grand at (702) 891-1111 or go online to www.mgmgrand.com or www.csiexhibit.com.