Planning a meeting in Las Vegas or attending a convention in Las Vegas and having to organize satellite events?
Event Venues for Every Occasion
The Planet Hollywood Las Vegas offers its Theatre for the Performing Arts for corporate and industrial events. The unique and versatile space with flexible capacities from 3,000–7,000 is great for large conventions and also hosts some of music’s hottest acts and internationally televised events. The venue includes permanent staging, dressing and green rooms, a lighting package and the height of technical sound systems.

Two versatile spaces are available at the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood: V Theater and Saxe Theater. Within the V Theater are several customizable areas available for private events. The 30,000-square-foot Main Showroom seats up to 350 and has two fully stocked bars. The newest area, called the V2 Theater, seats more than 250 and offers a stage, dance floor, private entrance and bar access. Rental of either space includes access to the Moroccan-themed V Theater Veranda, which accommodates 150 seated guests or a 260-person reception and provides views of the Miracle Mile Shops from high above. Opened in 2010, the 22,000-square-foot Saxe Theater near the Planet Hollywood Towers has premium stadium seating for 450 plus world-class refreshment bars and state-of-the-art lighting, sound and fiber- optic video curtains to enhance any presentation.

Put the drama back into your event with one of these theater venues in Las Vegas. After all, it is the Entertainment Capital of the World.

Nightclub exclusive events
One of the most popular parts of the Las Vegas nightlife is its collection of high-energy nightclubs where many stand for hours in line just to access. What some may not realize, is many of these venues welcome groups for private VIP events and buyouts of the facility for event planners who want to take their functions to the next sultry level. Explore just a few of the most prestigious Las Vegas nightclubs that are ready for your private social or corporate events.

The sexy yet elegant Body English is the Hard Rock Hotel’s original nightclub and offers a unique atmosphere for hosting private parties and events. Decorated with lavish leathers, rich dark woods and vintage Baccarat crystal chandeliers, the space has the feel of an English rock star’s living room. The nightclub features two self-contained bars on two different levels, an expansive dance floor and 41 VIP booths within the 7,500-square-foot space that welcomes product launches, premieres and corporate and social events that are executed uniquely and professionally for your group.

Come to the most romantic nightclub space in Las Vegas: Drai’s After Hours. Located at Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon right on the Strip, Drai’s After Hours is ideal for intimate private corporate or social events. The decadent space is bathed in sultry reds and candlelight that create a cozy atmosphere and elegant backdrop for a VIP function.

Set to debut in 2013, a brand-new venue by the Hakkasan Network will open at the MGM Grand as Hakkasan Las Vegas, the brand’s first extravagant nightlife venue full of sophistication and glamour in a sexy and stylish environment. Above the 200-seat two-level restaurant, Hakkasan’s nightlife venues will offer private groups three stories with five distinct environments—the Ling Ling Lounge, the Boutique Nightclub, the Main Nightclub, a Mezzanine level and the Pavilion Nightclub—each with their own DJ and sound, video and lighting systems. Hakkasan will allow buyouts of rooms individually, in combination or all together to accommodate up to 3,500 guests at one time.

The House of Blues Foundation Room at Mandalay Bay is an exclusive members club also available for private events, offering breathtaking views of the Las Vegas Strip while guests enjoy private access to fine dining, an exotic lounge, secluded rooms and a banquet space. With original paneling from the Kellogg family estate and a gold-leaf ceiling, the Dining Room (with capacity for 200) is dimly lit from antique chandeliers. The Buddha and Ganesh Prayer Rooms behind the lounge offer serenity, perfect for intimate dinners or informal cocktail receptions. For larger events, the Gothic and 1,856 rooms offer stately secluded elegance. Plus, the rooftop patio, available for 100 guests, offers outside dining opportunities and views of the Las Vegas skyline while the Foundation Room lounge invites guests to relax on plush sofas while they socialize.

With the largest dance floor in Las Vegas, LAX Nightclub at the Luxor offers 26,693 square feet on two stories outfitted in rich red leathers, oversized mirrors and shimmering chandeliers. “Intelligent” lighting and a state-of-the-art sound system enable independent volume control in each venue area. The main level has VIP tables and a raised DJ platform around an expansive dance floor and presentation stage. The second story has an ultra-VIP lounge for up to 350 guests with seven individual lofts, a private dance floor and views of the lower level. The LAX Lounge is a blank-canvas shell with seating for 60 that groups can make their own whether they want table games, extra seating or a fully branded product showcase. Located between the Mandalay Bay Convention Center and MGM Grand Conference Center, LAX Nightclub offers door-to-door service for large corporate groups at its private bus drop-off areas.

Submit an Article
If you have expertise in a particular area relevant to planning meetings and or events, you may submit a 400 to 750 word "how-to" article for possible inclusion in any of our magazines and/or our websites.

If accepted, your submission will be edited for length and clarity. There is no monetary payment if your item is used; instead, you can publicize yourself through a five-line biography with your contact information that will appear at the end of the article.

Send submissions to We will contact you if your submission is chosen.