Las Vegas Events and the LVCVA have coined the citywide New Year’s celebration as America’s Party. Not only are amazing Las Vegas Strip themed fireworks but events, live concerts and fireworks on the downtown Fremont Street Experience. The world’s best tribute bands will perform for 14 hours of live music coined as “TributePalooza.” Fremont Street Experience will host the event on 1st St and 3rd St stages from 6 pm to 1 am PT. Tribute bands performing will include David Bowie, Billy Joel, U2, KISS, Aerosmith, Eagles, Queen and Rolling Stone.
Las Vegas Strip Fireworks Locations
1. Mandalay Bay – Convention Center
2. Luxor – Parking Lot near Mandalay
3. MGM Grand – Parking Lot
4. Caesars Palace – Parking Lot
5. Treasure island/Mirage Valet Parking
6. Las Vegas Convention Center – Gold Parking Lot
7. Stratosphere – Parking Lot
8. Fremont Street Experience – Under the Jumbo Screen
The pyrotechnics extravaganza will last 8 minutes and 10 seconds along the eight locations along the Strip. Special effects will include peonies, comets and mines in different colors for the main program. Waves of multi-color comets creating will crisscross the Las Vegas landscape to Bob Sinclar’s “Rock This Party.” red, silver, blue and green palm trees will be highlighted during The Doobie Brothers’ “Takin’ It To The Streets” and special effects like buzzing bees will be displayed for Mick Jagger and David Bowie”s “Dancing In The Streets” The Grand Finale will be a thunderous roar of titanium salutes to “Xterminate” by Omega Attraktor.
Las Vegas will host the incredible world-class New Year’s Eve celebration. Celebrities and top entertainers will converge upon the city to celebrate the 2009.
Pyrotechnic creations will be produced by world renowned Fireworks by Grucci of New York. Grucci produced the official Las Vegas Centennial celebration, Grand Opening of the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai and Atlantis Hotel.
This year local residents with Nevada I.D. will receive FREE admission with wristbands distributed beginning at 10 am on Dec 31. Visit the storefront next to Walgreens at 4th Street and Fremont Street for writsband distribution. Las Vegas visitors can purchase wristbands at the Fremont Street Experience access gates on new Year’s Eve. Advance celebration tickets can be purchased by calling the Fremont Street Experience at (702) 678-5600 or (877) VEGAS4U.
America’s Party Las Vegas New Year 2009 is “Takin’ It to the Streets.”