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las vegas events, which puts in the National Finals Rodeo as the non-profit events arm of LVCVA, has a new president to replace the outgoing Pat Christenson. prez new LVE is Tim Kenner Effective January 1. Kenner is currently Vice President of Events and Ticket Operations at LVE. Keener will replace longtime stalwart Christenson, who will transition into an advisory role on the Las Vegas Events Board of Trustees through 2023.

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The big league returns for the weekend: Summerlin’s football stadium, Las Vegas Ballpark, will host two spring training games in early March. It’s called Las Vegas Big League Weekend and the Cincinnati Reds will take on the Oakland Athletics on Saturday and Sunday, March 4-5. Game times are 1:05 p.m. (PT), subject to change due to television.

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Elegant Stadium She’ll have another concert in 2023: P! nk her Summer Carnival Stadium Tour with special guests Brandi Carlile, Grouplove, and DJ KidCutUp will stop at Allegiant Stadium on Saturday, October 7, 2023.

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Gloria Nevarez, a 25-year veteran of college sports, was selected as the second commissioner in Mountain West Conference history. UNLV is a member of the Mountain West. Nevarez will officially take over on January 1st after the retirement of the longtime MW commissioner Craig Thompson, who has been the one and only commissioner of the Mountain West since the convention’s inception. Since 2018, Nevarez has served as Commissioner of the West Coast Conference

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President of the UFC based in Las Vegas Dana White Today I announce the launch of combat sports, power slapis a sanctioned and regulated combat sport that focuses on competitive open striking. Formed by Dana White, Lorenzo Fertitta And the Craig PelegianIn partnership with Ultimate Fighting Championship and Endeavor and produced by Pilgrim Media Group, power slap It will feature competitors from around the world vying for the final stage showcasing their “strength, technology and grit”. Sports power slap It will kick off with an eight-episode series that will air on TBS in early 2023 in which athletes will compete to earn a spot in the casting house, the first ever Power Slap rankings, in future Power Slap matches and global recognition.


WATCHDOG PRESS: Our story General Tourism Promotion Agency LVCVA spent nearly $165,000 attending the NFL Super Bowl in Los Angeles in February 2022.


Costs of attending Raiders and Golden Knights games. These stories are based on research conducted by the Chicago-based team Marketing Report.

Raiders: The Raiders home average ticket is $153.47 – the most expensive mid-range ticket in the 32-team NFL.

Golden Knights: The average ticket back to the Golden Knights is $124.09 – the fourth most expensive average ticket in the 32-team NHL.


LVSportsBiz.com Raiders stories to read:

– Raiders fans inside Allegiant Stadium for the first time

– Many aspects of Allegiant Stadium

– Raiders Stadium – Las Vegas sports business story for 2021

– Advisor and close friend of Mark Davis

— at the Raiders’ first game with fans at Allegiant Stadium


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