The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod to Host Rockin’ Fourth of July Weekend with Sammy Hagar, Giveaways, Special Dishes at Top of the World and More
June 21, 2022
LAS VEGAS – June 21, 2022 – The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod will celebrate Fourth of July weekend with Sammy Hagar’s rockin’ residency, “Sammy Hagar & Friends,” on Friday, July 1 and Saturday, July 2. Plus, giveaways, featured dishes, poolside beverage specials and more will be offered, beginning Friday, July 1.
Hagar will be joined by his classic band, The Wabos – featuring guitar virtuoso Vic Johnson, drummer David Lauser and bassist Mona Gnader, and promises to lean heavy on the Red Rocker’s early catalog of hits. Fans will take in the experience of a lifetime seeing the iconic artist perform in the intimate, 900-seat STRAT Theater. Fans can look forward to hearing Hagar play some of his greatest hits, which include some of the most iconic rock anthems ever written, including “I Can’t Drive 55,” “There's Only One Way to Rock,” “Right Now,” “Heavy Metal,” “Mas Tequila” and “Why Can’t This Be Love,” among others.
The rockin’ weekend will continue with complimentary samples of Hagar’s Sammy’s Beach Bar Cocktail Co.’s sparkling rum cocktails, available at REMIX Lounge, View Lounge and 108 Drinks on Friday, July 1 from 6 to 9 p.m.; Saturday, July 2 from 6 to 9 p.m.; and Monday, July 4 from 7 to 10 p.m. The canned cocktails are available in four playful twists on classic flavors, including Tangerine Dream, Pineapple Splash, Island Pop and Cherry Kola Chill. Koozies, lip balm and T-shirts will also be given away, while supplies last.
Top of the World, The STRAT’s 360-degree rotating restaurant, will offer a specialty menu, beginning Friday, July 1 through Monday, July 4. Featured selections include a watermelon and feta salad, made with watermelon, shaved feta cheese, shaved red onion, mint vinaigrette and balsamic reduction; low and slow beef rib, braised, dry rubbed and smoked with whiskey molasses glaze, served with whole grain mustard potatoes with bacon; and “The All American,” a vanilla sponge cake with cherry chocolate chip ice cream and toasted meringue.
Poolside beer specials on Budweiser, Bud Light and Michelob Ultra will also be available at WET24 Pool & Bar and Elation Pool, Café & Bar on Friday, July 1 and Saturday, July 2. There will also be volleyball and cornhole tournaments at Elation; and live DJs at WET24 on Friday, July 1 through Sunday, July 3.
Additionally, a Fourth of July weekend scratch card kiosk game will take place, beginning Friday, July 1 through Monday, July 4. True Rewards members that earn 250 base points while playing reels, video reels, video poker and electronic keno machines will receive an entry. Every entry will be guaranteed to win up to $5,000 in slot play.
“Party Pit” General Admission section ticket prices for “Sammy Hagar & Friends” begin at $100, plus applicable tax and fees. All tickets and packages can be purchased online at http://tickets.thestrat.com/SammyHagar. All shows begin at 9 p.m., with doors opening at 8 p.m. Purchases will be limited to six tickets per transaction. More information about the show is available at TheSTRAT.com and Sammy Hagar’s website RedRocker.com. Golden Entertainment’s loyalty program, True Rewards, is free to join at https://www.truerewards.com/.
“Sammy Hagar & Friends” is produced by industry leader, SPI Entertainment, Golden Entertainment, and Hagar’s manager, Tom Consolo, of TC Management.
Complimentary parking and valet are always available at The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod.
About The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod
The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod, formerly the Stratosphere, Casino, Hotel & Tower, has introduced a full reinvention of the iconic property since Golden Entertainment, Inc. took ownership in late 2017. Located on the north Strip at the gateway to the Arts District at 2000 S. Las Vegas Blvd., the hotel offers 2,427 guest rooms, including the newly remodeled “Elevate” series rooms and suites, and an 80,000-square-foot casino. The SkyPod, located at the top of the iconic tower at 1,149 feet high, is comprised of Top of the World, serving award-winning cuisine in a 360-degree rotating dining room on the 106th floor; the Observation Deck, which offers SkyJump Powered by MTN DEW, 108 Eats and 108 Drinks, located on the 108th floor; and thrill rides, located at the top of the tower, including: Big Shot, Insanity and X-Scream. The STRAT’s main floor has introduced PT’s Wings & Sports, View Lounge and STRAT Café, each offering chef-driven cuisine; the William Hill Sports Book; and REMIX Lounge. The STRAT offers two resort-style pools, WET24, located on the rooftop of the 24th floor, open seasonally; and the Elation Pool, with three oversized spas and poolside café. A variety of shows and entertainment include “Banachek’s Mind Games Live,” a mentalist act; Xavier Mortimer: The Dream Maker, an illusionist show; iLuminate, a multi-sensory blend of dance and technology; ROUGE, an exciting, topless spectacular and immersive, sensual experience; and L.A. Comedy Club, which showcases up-and-coming stand-up comics. Golden Entertainment, Inc.’s innovative guest loyalty rewards program, True Rewards, is now available at The STRAT and 140+ other locations. Free valet and self-parking are available anytime for all guests. More information is available at www.TheSTRAT.com or by calling 702-380-7777. The STRAT is on social media at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
About Golden Entertainment, Inc.
Golden Entertainment owns and operates gaming properties across two divisions – casino operations and distributed gaming. Golden Entertainment operates over 16,700 slots, 120 table games, and 6,200 hotel rooms. Golden Entertainment owns 10 casino resorts – nine in Southern Nevada and one in Maryland. Through its distributed gaming business in Nevada and Montana, Golden Entertainment operates video gaming devices at over 1,000 locations and owns over 60 traditional taverns in Nevada. Golden Entertainment is also licensed in Illinois and Pennsylvania to operate video gaming terminals. For more information, visit www.goldenent.com.
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