MGM announces full events and activations line-up for F1 Las Vegas weekend

Andrew Lanzino, MGM Resorts’ Vice President of Citywide Events, said: “People have been to big races, people have enjoyed Las Vegas – but the way the two will come together in November will make for an unprecedented weekend.

“With so many MGM Resorts destinations within a short walk of the track, we have an unmatched opportunity to create a neighborhood experience where there is something for everyone and the party never ends.”

Apart from creating viewing spots for the race weekend, such as the Bellagio Fountain Club overlooking the iconic fountains, and providing experiences in the MGM Rewards Suite and F1 Hospitality Garage at the Pit Building, MGM Resorts is also offering a sneak peek of its citywide programming.

The famed Bellagio will feature an exclusive grandstand

Visitors can partake in the F1 podium celebration by participating in a “Shoey” at the MGM Rewards Shoey Bar, located at Bellagio during the race weekend. This experience allows guests to purchase limited-edition MGM Rewards-branded driving shoes.

Additionally, Bellagio will feature a Ferrari pop-up boutique from November 13 to 20, presenting the world of the Ferrari fashion collection under the creative direction of Rocco Iannone. Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten will curate a special four-course menu with wine pairings by Hundred Acre wines at Prime restaurant from November 16 to 18.

At Bellagio’s Le Cirque, fifth-generation cognac producer Bénédicte Hardy will offer cognac experiences on November 17-18; while a unique dining experience at Le Cirque will be curated by acclaimed chef James Kent on November 17.

ARIA Resort & Casino will host an Alfa Romeo Experience, displaying a selection of Alfa Romeo vehicles and racing gear. Guests can participate in various activities, including a Batak Board Challenge and receiving a signature Valtteri Bottas haircut.

Aria Resort & Casino

Renowned chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten will partner with Yamazaki Japanese whisky for a one-night-only dinner at ARIA’s Jean Georges Steakhouse. Another culinary experience will be offered at ARIA’s Carbone, where guests can savor a menu curated by Mario Carbone, complemented by LOUIS XIII Cognac and cocktails by Rémy Martin.

For its part, The Cosmopolitan will begin race weekend with an exclusive opening night reception at Blue Ribbon on November 16, featuring unlimited caviar, seafood, and Veuve Clicquot.

Guests can join chef José Andrés for a live recording of his podcast “Longer Tables,” where they will explore food and its global impact. AIOKA will host race weekend parties, offering views of the race, live DJs, cocktails, and culinary presentations.

The Cosmpolitan’s famed mixology program will present a Cocktail Circuit, guiding guests to four bars for handcrafted cocktails. An augmented reality experience can be found at The Chandelier, and The Cosmopolitan will offer multiple race weekend pool events at the Marquee Dayclub Dome.

Meanwhile, Park MGM’s Mama Rabbit, presented by Sapphire Reserve, will provide exclusive drink discounts and 3x points on food and drink purchases during Race Weekend.

Lastly, at MGM Grand, guests can enjoy an Omakase dinner experience at Masaharu Morimoto’s restaurant, and Hakkasan Nightclub will host entertainment throughout the weekend.