Super Bowl LII is being held at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minnesota meaning that if you are at the Super Bowl itself you are going to need some winter attire to fight off the cold weather. A much better option is Las Vegas, with all of the amazing venues and offers for this gigantic football weekend, Las Vegas can provide you with a better experience than overpaying for nosebleed seats. Splash Magazines Worldwide has put together some of the best spots to enjoy the big game in Las Vegas. We also have some great tips for hosting your own party.
For those of you hosting a party, the culinary chefs at Whole Foods Market have created some must-have menu items for all your guests to enjoy whether they are a beer lover, health-conscious, or a fan of the classics. And for those looking to stay out of the kitchen, Whole Foods Market is offering shoppers a great sale from 1/31-2/6 on 50% off wings and whole cheese (classic or vegan) pizzas for $7 only on Super Bowl Sunday
- Game Day Menu: BEER – Go with what you know the crowd will love… beer! Create a beer-themed menu featuring every game-watcher’s favorite ingredient. Check out these beer-lover recipes below:
- Special Diet Menu – Create a menu that will be enjoyable for guests with specialty diets and all UNDER 200 CALORIES A SERVING. While this sports holiday typically lends to consuming more calories than one would normally ingest over the course of a work week (some studies state that consumers eat about 6,000 calories on game day), our experts have put together a menu with these delicious dishes and snacks without busting your gut.
- EIGHT-LAYER MEDITERRANEAN DIP (Vegetarian and 180 calories a serving)
- STUFFED POTATO SKINS WITH ROASTED CHICKEN (Gluten-Free and 190 calories a serving)
- SPICY CHEDDAR-JACK CAULIFLOWER DIP (Gluten-Free, Vegetarian and 180 calories a serving)
- LENTIL CHILI (Vegetarian, Vegan, Fat-Free, Dairy-Free and 130 calories a serving)
- SWEET POTATO BACON BITES (Each bite is only 30 calories)
- Tailgating Classics with a Twist – Recreate the tailgating classics and impress your guests this year with some of these new updated recipes. Our experts created these easy-to-follow dishes that will make you the winning team:
For any big game it is hard to beat Michael Mina’s PUB 1842’s Big Game Viewing Party at MGM Grand. You can choose a VIP table and order either the Bar Table option or a Beer Tap Table with a self-serve keg; the “very important players” will have a perfect view of the game with an all-you-can-drink open bar and endless dining selections. Yes, you can have your very own tap at your table.
Light Nightclub at Mandalay Bay is holding their Big Game Viewing Party. For ticket information, visit: Light
Hailed as one of the best sports books in Las Vegas, Caesars Palace’s Race & Sports Book was recently renovated with major upgrades to uphold that title. The addition of a 138 feet LED video wall, the largest on the Las Vegas Strip, transforms guests’ experiences into a visual masterpiece during the Big Game. Guests can enjoy four distinct sound zones and “Listen Technology” through their phones. On Big Game day, reserved drink packages with premium seating start at $225++, visit http://raceandsportsbook.uvtix.com/ to book.
Just in time for football season, The Cromwell Sports Book opened in Fall 2017. The new sports book features best-in-the-city technology and picture-quality, as well as a 32-feet-long by 9-feet-tall LED video wall and a 9-feet-by-5-feet LED odds wall with ticker capabilities to see scores and updates from a number of vantage points throughout the casino. With flexible seating, the new sports book is easily accessible, and is located adjacent to Bound, allowing guests to enjoy both crafted cocktails and the Big Game. Packages start at $150++, and includes a bucket of beer and access to the game day buffet of tailgate favorites, as well as a chance to win prizes throughout the day. To reserve your package, visit: http://cromwellraceandsports.uvtix.com/.
For those who don’t want to miss a minute of Big Game action, guests can now place a sports wager anywhere in Nevada. The all-new Caesars Sports, Caesars Entertainment’s mobile sports book wagering app, allows guests to skip the lines and bet on their favorite team without leaving their seat, directly from their mobile device. With the app, guests can even earn Total Rewards® points, which can then be redeemed at Caesars Entertainment resorts.
Providing convenient access to on-property dining options without having to wait in lines, Caesars Entertainment has launched mobile ordering for any guests at nearly 15 eateries throughout its Las Vegas resorts, including Caesars Palace, The Cromwell, Harrah’s Las Vegas, The LINQ Hotel & Casino and Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. With just a couple taps on a smart phone via text messaging, guests can get food and drinks from select restaurants on property delivered directly to their seat at the race and sports book.
Bally’s Las Vegas
Bally’s Race & Sports Book
Bally’s Race & Sports Book is the perfect football lover’s hideaway, located on the lower level of the hotel and casino. With multiple big-screen projections and high-definition televisions, the action is non-stop. Drink packages are available, ranging from $25 to $125++. Call 702-523-7430 or email [email protected] for additional information.
The largest bar at Caesars Palace, Alto Bar, is the perfect spot for the Big Game and is located conveniently steps away from Caesars Palace’s famous Race & Sports Book. For $149++, guests get access to an all-you-care-to-eat buffet full of tailgate favorites and two drink tickets, as well as a prime spot to take in all the Big Game action. Book your package here.
Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill
Cheer on your favorite team in the celebrated chef’s take on the British pub experience. For $200++ per person, guests can experience a food and drink package that includes a tailgate food buffet, an assorted chef snack basket and a bucket of beer on each table. For reservations please call 702-731-7410.
Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill; Photo Credit: Caesars Palace
Football fans wanting to catch all the playing field action at the Strip’s only stand-alone boutique hotel, Interlude and Bound has them covered:
The Cromwell’s recently-renovated central casino lounge, Interlude, will feature a food and beverage Big Game package for $100++ that includes a bucket of beer and game day buffet. Bound brings a new meaning to lobby bar with its intimate design and incredible cocktails. For the Big Game, Bound will feature a $125++ food and beverage package. To book please call 702-777-3790.
Flamingo Las Vegas
Located at the heart of Flamingo Las Vegas, Garden Bar features a laid back atmosphere and tropical twist to the Big Game action. Food and beverage packages start at $75++ per person and includes a bucket of beers and food from Café To Go. Raffle prizes will be up for grabs throughout the event. Call 702- 604-8801 to book a package.
5 O’ Clock Somewhere Bar
Whisk away to Margaritaville for the Big Game at 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar. Food and beverage packages start at $75++ per person, and include a bucket of beers, snacks and beer pong to keep the competitive atmosphere going during halftime. Book online or call 702-604-8801.
Harrah’s Las Vegas
Harrah’s Race & Sports Book
Catch the Big Game on more than 40 HDTVs, as well as two giant screens, at Harrah’s Las Vegas’ recently renovated Race & Sports Book. Food and drink packages with premium seating start at $99++. Packages can be booked here.
Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill
The all-American eatery of country superstar Toby Keith will offer a festive tailgate menu and draft beer package along with giveaways and more for $99++. Packages can be reserved in advance here.
Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill; Photo Credit: Harrah’s Las Vegas
Fulton Street Food Hall
This chef-driven marketplace will transform to a Big Game hotspot with a food and drink package for $69++. Everyone will get a shirt or flag to cheer on their favorite team. Packages can be reserved here.
The LINQ Hotel & Casino
TAG Sports Bar
Named one of the “Best Sports Bars in America” by Travel + Leisure, TAG Sports Bar provides an optimal Big Game viewing experience. For $99++ enjoy an all-you-can-eat stadium-style buffet with Guy Fieri’s famous chicken wings from his restaurant Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar. Packages can be reserved here. The same food package will be available at The POOL at The LINQ for guests who want to watch the game pool-side. Book your package online or call 702-835-5713.
Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar
Featuring 17 high-definition televisions and boasting a delectable menu full of celebrated chef Guy Fieri’s creations, the culinary hot spot makes the perfect pigskin paradise. In addition to an exemplary game-watching atmosphere, the restaurant will also feature a food and beverage package for $150++. Book online or call 702-794-3139.
Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar; Photo Credit: The LINQ Hotel & Casino
Paris Las Vegas
The Beer Park is the ultimate rooftop experience with endless televisions, an amazing lineup of draft beer as well as great menu. For ticket information, visit: Beer Park
Fans unite at Napoleon’s Lounge with an all-you-care-to-eat tailgate buffet, along with Miller Lite and Coors Light for $125++. Prize and giveaways will take place throughout the event. Doors open at 1 p.m.
Burger Brasserie will be serving up great fare and a great time. For $125++ per person, fans can enjoy a tailgate buffet and drink package. Doors open at 1 p.m. For more details, call 702-946-4347 or email [email protected].
Le Bar Du Sport
Conveniently located adjacent to the Race & Sports Book area, Le Bar Du Sport will offer a variety of beverage packages with comfortable seating. Packages range from $25 to $200 ++. For more details, call 702-348-9033 or email [email protected].
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
The exciting Extra Lounge at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will be offering beverage packages with tables for four with $300 of cocktails, beer and wine, and $75++ for each extra guest. Prizes, giveaways and additional drink specials will also be available as well. For additional information, contact 702-523-4977 or [email protected].
Gordon Ramsay Burger
The burger lover’s paradise from renowned chef Gordon Ramsay will offer a top-notch Big Game celebration experience. For $150++ per person, guests will enjoy food and drink packages from the restaurant’s delectable menu.. Guests will also have a chance to win great prizes throughout the game. For reservations, contact 702-274-0057 or [email protected].
At the heart of Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino lies Heart Bar, the perfect spot to watch, drink and have a great time. For the Big Game, Heart Bar will feature beverage packages with tables for $400 for a group of four guests, and $100 for each additional guest. Raffles will be running throughout the event. Additional drink specials will be available. For additional information, contact 702-523-4977 or [email protected].
Ringer Wings, Pizza and Sliders
Looking into and adjacent to the sports book, Ringer brings tailgate-inspired food such as chicken wings, New York-style pizza, all-beef sliders, waffle fries and more, with a premium view. For the Big Game, food and beverage packages are available for $100 ++ per person. Doors open at 1 p.m. and prizes/giveaways will take place throughout the event. Contact 702-523-4977 or email [email protected] for additional information.
Ringer Wings, Pizza and Sliders; Photo Credit: Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino
The recently renovated Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino Race and Sportsbook features ten 70 feet wide screen HD TV’s, 18 feet 55 inches wide screen race TV’s and plush new seating with 12 new booths, 24 lounge chairs and 14 new bar seats, all ideal for catching the Big Game.
Big Game Feast To-Go
Watch the Big Game from the comfort of home with Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino’s Big Game Feast To-Go. For $70 guests can enjoy a feast of hot wings, ribs, deli grinder, hot dogs, house salad, pretzels, chips and salsa and a pineapple upside-down cake. The boxes feed 8 to 10 people, making it the perfect game day feast for friends and family. To place an order call 702-777-7767, and feast will be ready for curbside pick-up on Sunday, Feb. 4 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
With televisions lining the entire space, iBar offers prime accommodations for football fanatics. For $100++, guests receive a game day stadium-style buffet and drink package along with a reserved seat.
VooDoo Rooftop Nightclub & Lounge
For $200++ per person, at VooDoo Rooftop Nightclub & Lounge, guests will have access to, a delicious package of game day food and drinks, and comfortable seating to watch the game or gaze at the city from this gorgeous rooftop view. Reserve your spot by calling 702- 406-5359.
AVN starlet Stormy Daniels will host the annual Big Game Sunday celebratory bash at Sapphire Las Vegas, the world’s largest gentlemen’s club and adult entertainment complex, as the New England Patriots take on the Philadelphia Eagles.
On Sunday, February 4th, Sapphire will kick-off the outdoor pre-game festivities at11 a.m. with a tailgate buffet including gourmet game day munchies like New England Clam Chowder and bratwursts, a craft beer bar, and of course, the Sapphire ‘cheerleaders’ will be on the parking lot turf sidelines to rally the fans! Pregame the big game with a bevy of backfield drink specials or take down the opposition with games inside a mobile arcade e-sports truck! Game play winners and highest scorers of each game will win VIP prizes like a Skybox Experience and dance dollars – and will earn boundless bragging rights. Feeling lucky? Enter Sapphire’s game of squares for a chance to win big!
At 12 p.m., the tailgate party moves inside as guests are transported into real-lifefantasy football surrounded by hundreds of Vegas’ hottest entertainers, HD flat screens and state-of-the-art surround sound – allowing football fans to immerse themselves in pigskin fever from both the Main Floor and ‘The Showroom’ throughout the game. VIP package options listed below include menu items like five-layer chili dip, Rock shrimp Bloody Mary gazpacho, carved prime rib w/ au ju & horseradish cream and Pink Box doughnuts for dessert. Recent headline-maker and sultry adult film star Stormy Daniels will be on-hand to mingle with the crowd and pose for photos throughout the duration of the event.
For the ultimate party, guests can purchase the following “pre-event” value packages including:
Big Game Sunday GA Main Floor Table – $75.00 (tax and gratuity not included)
- Main Floor Seating
- Huge HD Screen Viewing & Digital Audio
- Tailgate Buffet
Big Game Sunday VIP in Showroom or Main Floor Booth – $150.00 (tax and gratuity not included)
- Exclusive VIP Seating or Main Floor Booth
- Huge HD Screen Viewing & Digital Audio
- Lavish Upscale Showroom Tailgate Buffet
Big Game Double Bottle – $188 per guest (price valid up to 8 guests – $1500; tax and gratuity not included)
- Two (2) Premium bottle with mixers & Red Bull
- 8 Big Game Entries
- Reserved table
- Huge HD screen viewing & digital audio
- Tailgate Buffet
VIP Double Bottle – $263 per guest (price valid up to 5 guests – $2100; tax and gratuity not included)
- 8 Exclusive VIP Big Game Entries
- Reserved VIP Showroom table
- 2 Premium Bottle with mixers & Red Bull
- Huge HD screen viewing & digital audio
- Tailgate Buffet