In Las Vegas Mirage Readies to Disappear

On December 19th, an era will end on the Las Vegas Strip. The Mirage will be renamed the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. Hard Rock International acquired The Mirage from MGM Resorts International for $1 Billion, last year.

When it opened on November 22nd, 1989, The Mirage ushered in the megaresort era here. Other hotels including Bellagio, The Cosmopolitan, Venetian, Palazzo, Wynn and Encore followed.

The Entertainment Capital of the World is ever evolving. History will recall The Mirage as a premium property which marked an important chapter in the life of this amazing city.