SAHARA Las Vegas announces its roster of events and promotions for October, which includes exclusive hotel, dining, beverage, entertainment and casino promotions throughout the month to commemorate its historic 70th anniversary milestone, which occurs on Friday, Oct. 7.
Additionally, guests are invited to enjoy fall specials at Amina Spa, featured seasonal dishes and more. Meanwhile, the community is also invited to join SAHARA Las Vegas in celebrating diversity at this year’s Las Vegas Pride Night Parade and Las Vegas Pride Festival.
Highlighted specials and promotions follow:
NATIONAL TACO DAY AT UNO MÁS
On Tuesday, Oct. 4, visitors are invited to celebrate National Taco Day at Uno Más Street Tacos + Spirits. Guests will receive one complimentary potato taco with the purchase of any specialty cocktail.
LAS VEGAS PRIDE NIGHT PARADE
On Friday, Oct. 7, SAHARA Las Vegas team members will participate in the annual Las Vegas PRIDE Night Parade in Downtown Las Vegas where they will hand out branded swag along the parade route starting on the corner of 4th Street and Bridger Avenue. The parade will feature a block party, including beverage stations, food trucks and event exhibitors. The evening’s pre-show will begin at 6 p.m. and the parade will begin at 7 p.m.
LAS VEGAS PRIDE FESTIVAL
On Saturday, Oct. 8, SAHARA Las Vegas invites the community to join it in celebrating diversity at this year’s Las Vegas Pride Festival at Craig Ranch Regional Park from noon to 11 p.m. SAHARA Las Vegas team members will host a festival booth where attendees can learn more about SAHARA Insider, a brand-new hotel and casino loyalty program. Those who enroll will also have the chance to spin to win prizes and new SAHARA Insider loyalty members will also be entered into a drawing for a complimentary stay at SAHARA Las Vegas. In addition, representatives from SAHARA’s human resources department will be onsite to provide the community with employment opportunities and details. Cast members from MAGIC MIKE LIVE will also host a booth featuring a 360-degree camera providing community members with unique photo ops and meet-and-greet opportunities.
BALLA ITALIAN SOUL
Balla Italian Soul will open to the public in October. The brand-new Italian concept by James Beard Award winner Shawn McClain and partners Richard and Sarah Camarota will offer a seasonal menu featuring fresh and vibrant plates. Balla Italian Soul will offer dinner every Wednesday through Sunday from 5 to 10 p.m. For more information, click here.
BRAND-NEW WEEKEND LUNCH HOURS AT THE NOODLE DEN
Starting on Saturday, Oct. 8, The Noodle Den will open for lunch every Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Highlights from the lunch menu include chef’s specials such as Mongolian Beef, Crispy Orange Beef, Beef with Broccoli, Kung Pao Shrimp and more. Rice, noodle and soup specials include Yang Zhou Fried Rice, Black Pepper Beef Fried Rice, Spicy Minced Chicken Fried Rice and more. To view the full lunch menu, click here.
PRIDE POOL PARTY AT RETRO POOL LOUNGE
On Sunday, Oct. 9 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., SAHARA Las Vegas invites the community to its celebratory Pride Pool Party inside the open-air, rooftop Retro Pool Lounge. The event will feature a live DJ and Go-Go dancers on elevated platforms to entertain guests. Additionally, SAHARA will offer The Banana Hammock, a glittery cocktail made Malibu Coconut Rum, Banana Liqueur, Kumquat Syrup and Electric Dust. Entry is free. For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.
ADDITIONAL MONTHLY SPECIALS
Chickie’s and Pete’s Crabhouse and Sports Bar
Available from Saturday, Oct. 1 through Monday, Oct. 31, Chickie’s and Pete’s will offer the Oktoberfest Burger as its burger of the month. Including an 8-ounce smashed burger patty, ham, Swiss cheese, fried pickles and mustard sauce served with a side of beer cheese, this burger will be available for $18.
Discounts for Las Vegas Monorail Passengers at The Tangier
Beginning on Saturday, Oct. 1, The Tangier will offer Las Vegas Monorail passengers with proof of tickets 20 percent off their bar tab (valid for up to 2 people).
70th ANNIVERSARY HOTEL PROMOTIONS
A LEGEND LIVES ON!
Guests can enjoy up to 70 percent off their hotel stay when they book rooms during SAHARA’s limited-time 70-hour flash sale from Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 12 a.m. to Thursday, Oct. 6 at 10 p.m.
70 NEVER LOOKED SO GOOD
SAHARA invites guests to enjoy a complimentary $70 resort credit when they book rooms during a limited-time 70-hour flash sale from Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 12 a.m. to Thursday, Oct. 20 at 10 p.m. A minimum three-night stay is required.
70th ANNIVERSARY DINING AND BEVERAGE PROMOTIONS
CASBAR Lounge will offer three anniversary cocktails available for $13 each this October.
- Stemming from the “founding father” of tiki culture Donn Beach and his original tiki bar Don the Beachcomber, which later opened inside the original SAHARA in 1963, is the Ode to the Beachcomber cocktail. This libation is made with Captain Morgan Spiced Rum, Crown Royal Regal Apple, Orgeat syrup, pineapple purée, lime juice and Angostura bitters garnished with an edible orchid and pineapple wheel.
- Speed – The Ride was the former NASCAR-themed roller coaster located at the original SAHARA as part of the NASCAR Café addition. The energy drink-infused Speed – The Ride cocktail aims to give guests that same energetic feeling the roller coaster once provided. This cocktail features Tito’s Handmade Vodka, peach purée, lime juice and Red Bull Tropical.
- The Sinfinity cocktail is a stunning modern classic perfectly balanced and inspired by the all new SAHARA Las Vegas. Just like the resort and casino, this cocktail offers modern elegance while also alluding to the past and its retro flair. The libation is made with Milagro Silver Tequila, Yellow Chartreuse Liqueur, Aperol, lime juice and Ms. Better’s Bitters topped with foam and the SAHARA Infinity logo emblazoned on top.
Bazaar Meat by José Andrés™ Indulge a Little More Special Tasting Menu
Throughout the month of October, guests are invited to savor an exclusive tasting menu at Bazaar Meat by José Andrés™ available for $70 per person. The menu includes:
- Cotton Candy Foie Gras – crispy amaranth
- Croquetas de Pollo – chicken Bechamel fritters
- Jerky – wagyu beef, green goddess dressing
- Neptune’s Pillow – wasabi, tuna, soy
- Bagels and Lox Cone – dill cream cheese, salmon roe
- Pulled Pork Sandwich – Iberico pork, dijon aioli
- Lucia’s Salad – endive Caesar salad, parmesan, air croutons
- Patatas Bravas – fried potatoes, spicy tomato sauce, aioli
- Grilled Asparagus – romesco sauce
- Tres Leches Cake – sponge cake, seasonal fruit
Zeffer’s Café will offer special dishes and pricing throughout October to commemorate SAHARA’s 70-year anniversary. Highlighted offerings include the Strawberries and Cream French Toast made with brioche bread, whipped cream, strawberries and powdered sugar for $7.70 as well as the Salisbury Steak and Eggs made with mushroom gravy and ground beef for $10.52.
SAHARA Rare Character Whiskey
SAHARA Las Vegas announces a special 70th anniversary edition of its exclusive whiskey label partnership series with Rare Character Whiskey Co. In recognition of the original SAHARA’s opening year in 1952, this limited-time batch is 52 percent alcohol by volume. Made with high-rye bourbon, the whiskey is aged for five years and five months in American oak barrels. Then, the whiskey is rested for an additional six months in special barrels utilized to create fortified wine on Madeira Island just off the coast of Africa’s northern shore adjacent to the Sahara Desert. Guests can enjoy this limited-edition whiskey at Chickie’s & Pete’s Crabhouse and Sports Bar, CASBAR Lounge and The Tangier while supplies last. Guests who wish to purchase a bottle as a collector’s item can do so at Chickie’s & Pete’s Crabhouse and Sports Bar for $200.
70th ANNIVERSARY ENTERTAINMENT PROMOTIONS
MAGIC MIKE LIVE
Next month, MAGIC MIKE LIVE will offer special $70 tickets (plus additional fees and taxes) for valid performances from Saturday, Oct. 1 to Sunday, Oct. 23. This exclusive ticket special will be available for purchase from Friday, September 30 to Sunday, October 23.
70th ANNIVERSARY CASINO PROMOTIONS
$70 On Us
Upon signing up for an Infinity Rewards account, new members will receive $70 in free slot play if they lose $70 in a day on slots or video poker. New Infinity Rewards members may choose to participate in either this promotion or SAHARA’s New Member Kicker.
Play to Earn SAHARA 70-Year Anniversary T-Shirt
From Saturday, Oct. 1 to Monday, Oct. 31, all Infinity Rewards members may earn one 70-year anniversary t-shirt by earning either 750 base slot points or 750 tier credits during the promotion while supplies last. Infinity Rewards members may earn a second t-shirt after earning either 1,500 base slot points or 1,500 tier credits during the promotion. Participants may earn a maximum of two redemptions per Infinity Rewards account during the promotional period.
Play to Earn SAHARA 70-Year Anniversary Coin
Every Monday through Thursday from Monday, Oct. 3 through Monday, Oct. 31, Infinity Rewards members may earn one 70-year anniversary coin by earning either 500 base slot points or 500 tier credits on table games during the promotion. A maximum of one 70-year anniversary coin may be earned per Infinity Rewards account during the promotional period while supplies last. Once qualified play has been earned, Infinity Rewards members must swipe at the Infinity Rewards kiosk for a voucher. Vouchers can be redeemed at the Infinity Rewards desk during regular business hours.
$70,000 $cratch & Win
In October, all Infinity Rewards members will receive one free $cratch & Win scratch card. In order to qualify, guests must scratch in the presence of an Infinity Rewards representative to win. Prizes include free slot play up to $7,000, dining credits and match play.
FALL SPECIALS AT AMINA SPA
Available now through Monday, November 28, Amina Spa invites guests to relax and rejuvenate with a variety of services and specials this fall. For $55, visitors can enjoy a 50-minute Pumpkin Spice Pedicure including a soothing pumpkin scrub and moisturizing lotion as well as a soak, trim, cuticle cleanup and polish of choice. To enhance overall skin tone and texture, Amina Spa will feature the Pick Me Up Pumpkin Facial. This 50-minute treatment featuring an enzyme-based pumpkin exfoliant and cranberry cleanser is available for $125. Guests interested in indulging in a full body massage with a relaxing blend of essential oils can partake in the 50-minute Orange Juniper Massage. This treatment, perfectly inspired for the fall season, is available for $125.
NEW INFINITY REWARDS MEMBER BENEFITS
Starting Saturday, Oct. 1, Infinity Rewards will offer additional benefits, including earning points up to 6x faster on slots every day as well as competitive tier match to members’ top status with other select casino loyalty programs, VIP parking, dedicated priority service lines at the hotel, restaurants, cashier and Infinity Rewards desk, along with exclusive cabana and daybed discounts at AZILO Ultra Pool. Infinity Rewards members can also earn special offers and comps, invitations to exclusive events, and more. Infinity Rewards memberships are complimentary. To enroll, guests must be 21 years or older with a valid photo I.D. presented at SAHARA Las Vegas’s Players Club or casino cage.
ADDITIONAL OCTOBER CASINO PROMOTIONS
Birthday Kiosk Game
Infinity Rewards Members can swipe at the kiosk during their birthday month for a chance to receive prizes such as free slot play, point grants and dining credits.
Infinity Rewards New Member Kicker
Upon signing up for a new card, all new Infinity Rewards Members may earn points for additional prizes including up to $150 in free slot play.
10x Multiplier on Reels Every Wednesday
Every Wednesday in October from 12 a.m. to 11:59 p.m., guests are invited to swipe at the Infinity Rewards kiosk to redeem the 10x multiplier. This multiplier is only valid on slot reel machines.
Spooktober Kiosk Game
Open to all Infinity Rewards members every Monday through Thursday in October, players can earn 50 base slot points or 50 tier credits on table games during the earning period. Prizes include free slot play, point grants, dining credits and match play. Players can participate in the promotion once per day.
To find more great deals and promotions across the resort and learn more about Infinity Rewards, visit saharalasvegas.com.