STATELINE, NV – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe is saying goodbye to 2017 with resort-wide gaming specials, dining deals, and a month full of entertainment – all counting down to the resort’s biggest New Year’s Eve bash ever. Take a look behind the curtain at what’s in store for December.
ENTERTAINMENT PROMOTIONS

FOOTBALL CENTRAL
Catch your favorite football teams throughout the month in the Hard Rock’s Sports Bar, Center Bar, Alpine Union and Vinyl Showroom, with special food and beverage offerings at each location (all days except Saturday in Vinyl). Daily specials include: $3 domestic beers, $2 specialty shots and hot dogs during games. Reserve your seat by calling 1.775.443.7008.
GUITAR PLAZA
We’re taking our New Year’s Eve celebration outside with a Dec. 31 concert by DJ Rizzo on the Hard Rock’s Guitar Plaza. The free show begins at 9 p.m.

REVOLUTION BALLROOM
Ring in 2018 at Revolution Ballroom, as the venue hosts A Night of Roaring Glamour Dinner Show on Sunday, Dec. 31, featuring a gourmet buffet dinner, complimentary champagne bar, a live jazz dance band, and performances by the stars of Electrify: Rock N’ Roll Burlesque. The party stars at 9 p.m. Tickets are $189 ($249 after December 1) and can be purchased at https://hardrockcasinolaketahoe.com/events/night-roaring-glamour-dinner-show/.
GRACELAND BALLROOM
On December 30, join fellow fight fans for a UFC 219 Viewing Party in Graceland Ballroom, broadcasting the Pay-Per-View action live from Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena. Featuring the much-anticipated match between Holly Holm and Cris Cyborg, this is one fight night you’ll want to remember. Tickets to the viewing party are $25.
VINYL SHOWROOM
The Hard Rock’s intimate indoor showroom, Vinyl, is where you’ll find award-winning musicians, tribute bands, popular regional acts, and hosted sporting events. December’s lineup combines them all.

American Idol Season 9 winner Lee Dewyze plays Vinyl on Friday, Dec. 15 at 8 p.m. The 31-year-old singer released his latest track, “The Breakdown,” in July. Please visit https://hardrockcasinolaketahoe.com/events/lee-dewyze-american-idol-season-9-winner/ for more information and ticket sales.

Vinyl welcomes hip-hop star Zion I on Saturday, Dec. 16 at 9 p.m. Z-Man with DJ True Justice, Feeki, and Dreda Dre Galactik Vibes & Connected are the night’s opening acts. Tickets are $20 presale and $25 day of show, and can be purchased online at https://hardrockcasinolaketahoe.com/events/zion-i/
On Saturday, Dec. 23 Vinyl hosts Triple Threat featuring Gilby Clarke of Guns N’ Roses, alongside Jared James Nichols, and Mark Mackay. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and tickets to the 21 and over show are $25. VIP Meet and Greet tickets are available for $75, and can be purchased online at https://showtix.hardrockcasinolaketahoe.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=82.

Enjoy an evening of Vietnamese Dance Party on Sunday, Dec. 24 at 8 p.m., with Trinh Lam, Diem Suong, Dan Kim, Linda Trang Dai, Tommy Ngo, Kevin Le, and the Lang Du Band. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at https://showtix.hardrockcasinolaketahoe.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=84.

Vinyl is heating up as 2017 winds down, with the debut of Electrify: Rock N’ Roll Burlesque. Preview performances are scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 28, Friday, Dec. 29 and Saturday, Dec. 30 at 9 p.m. Tickets to this 21 and over show are $20 and can be purchased at the Rock Shop or online at https://showtix.hardrockcasinolaketahoe.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=88.

And 2017 goes out with a bang when 80s tribute act Glam Cobra plays a special New Year’s Eve show inside Vinyl on Sunday, Dec. 31. Taking the stage at 9 p.m., the band will rock you into 2018 with the greatest hits of Bon Jovi, Guns ‘n Roses, Twisted Sister, Van Halen, and more. Tickets are $89 and include a champagne toast plus your exclusive Hard Rock New Year’s Eve LED bracelet that will light and flash to music anywhere in the resort. After the countdown, Vinyl stays open until 4 a.m. with free entry for guests 21 and over. Purchase tickets at https://hardrockcasinolaketahoe.com/events/80s-dance-party-featuring-glam-cobra/.
DINING PROMOTIONS

ALPINE UNION
Alpine Union is inspired by the history that made South Lake Tahoe a destination for lodging and a paradise for outdoor sports, activities, and adventures. More than 20 beers on tap; serves all-day breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch on the weekends.

Après Ski Specials
All ski season long, Alpine Union offers $5 food and beverage specials from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Beverage specials include: Alpine Cold Remedy Toddy, Chocolate Schnapps, Hard Core Cider, Rosie’s Irish Coffee, and Warm & Cozy Mull Wine. Food specials include: Beignets, Calamari, Chicken Tenders, Chips & Salsa, and Onion Rings. (Not available December 28, 2017 through January 8, 201

New Year’s Eve
On December 31, ring in the New Year from the Alpine Union patio, where you can snuggle up at a fire pit and watch TV screens showing New Year’s Eve celebrations happening around the world. A $60 ticket to the patio reserves you a free drink, bracelet, and an intimate setting for the evening.
Bottomless Pasta Bowl
Enjoy bottomless pasta – served with sauce and bread sticks – all month long for $9.99. Available 11:30 a.m. through 7 p.m.

Breakfast Short Stack or Eggs
Guests choose short stack or two eggs, bacon, hash browns and toast for $5.99.
Available 7 a.m. through 11 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.

Burger & Domestic Brew
Available Thursdays, Sundays, and Mondays during football games for $12.99.

Prime Rib Special
Guests can enjoy a slow-roasted rosemary au jus’ infused Prime Rib, served with choice of potato or vegetables for $19.99. Available from 4 p.m. until gone on Fridays and Saturdays.

Taco Special
Back by popular demand, guests can enjoy their choice of $3 chicken or beef tacos and house margaritas and cerveza features. Available from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.
CENTER BAR
Located in the heart of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe, Center Bar is a 24-hour destination for guests to create and share memorable experiences.

Après Ski Specials
All ski season long, Center Bar offers $5 specials on selected ski shots and drinks from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
FUEL
Fuel offers specialty coffee drinks, smoothies, snacks, and ready-made sandwiches and breakfast burritos for the on-the-go guest; as well as grab-and-go cases of beer and wine for in-room refreshment.
Latte Special
Guests can enjoy any Latte 50% off. Available 2 p.m. through 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.
OYSTER BAR
Lake Tahoe’s original raw seafood bar, The Oyster Bar is the destination for New Orleans-inspired dishes that satisfy the appetites of visitors and locals. With an open kitchen and bright, airy atmosphere, the talents of The Oyster Bar staff and the freshness of top-quality ingredients are on constant display. Offers a full bar menu and serves lunch and dinner daily.
Chowder and Wine Special
The $8 Chowder and Wine Special is available Sundays through Fridays.
Hard Rockin’
Guests can enjoy half dozen seasonal oysters for $10. Available from open until close Sunday through Friday.
PARK PRIME
A modern steakhouse, Park Prime offers upscale cuisine in a chic and comfortable atmosphere. Menu features “Surf and Turf” options, including grass-fed, free-range beef, premium seafood, shareable appetizers, a wine list and specialty cocktails to complement any occasion.

New Year’s Eve
For those hoping for a prime seat to ring in the New Year, Park Prime steakhouse is offering a New Year’s Eve Prix Fixe dinner menu for $150. You can reserve your table at the Park Prime website, and get ready for a night of celebratory toasts with your closest friends and family.
Prime Steak Burger
Guests can enjoy handcrafted Prime burger night with 20% off specialty cocktails, beer and wine. Available from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sundays.

Prix Fixe 3 Course Menu
Guests choose soup or salad, a selected catch or selected braised item (osco bucco or grilled hanger steak) and choice of dessert for $50. For an additional $20, guests can have each course paired with a selected wine. Available daily. Not available on 12/31/2017.
Wine Down Wednesday
Guests can enjoy 25% off any bottles of wine, and 50% off wines by the glass.
GAMING PROMOTIONS

BACKSTAGE PASS
The Hard Rock’s popular Backstage Pass rewards program continues to make winners out of Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Lake Tahoe visitors.

50+ Classic Rocker
December 4, 11, 18, and 25
Mondays in December the 50+ Rocker has an offer between 7 a.m. through 11 a.m. Each time guests earn 200 points they will win $5 in Free Play and $10 Match Play if they earn 200 additional points within the promotional period. Guests are no longer eligible to earn free play after 400 total points earned. Must be a Backstage Pass holder and be 50 years of age and older. All Classic rockers must locate the Backstage Pass Rewards Kiosk located by Alpine Union or in the middle of the casino to receive their vouchers. Guests can swipe between 7 a.m. through 11 a.m. to receive one voucher for each offer below: $1.99 breakfast at Alpine Union; spend $50 and receive $5 off at Rock Shop; $5 Bloody Mary’s. Must present voucher to outlet before purchase.
Naughty or Nice 12 Days of Holiday Cheer Kiosk Game
Visit any Backstage Pass Kiosk to place each day from December 15 to December 26. Guests can swipe their card between 4 a.m. and 11:59 p.m., choose the “Naughty or Nice” icon on the screen and follow the game instructions to win prizes including: $10-$1,000 cash, free slot play between $10-$1,000, dining credits between $5-$100, and points between 500 and 100,000.

Santa Spree Holiday Shopping Event
Through December 9, players can earn $1 in Santa Bucks for every 50 base points earned in the Hard Rock casino. Redeem Santa bucks for electronics, gifts, household items, art, and more. Shopping spree days are:
General Admission Members: December 7 and 8
Entourage Members: December 11 and 12
Platinum Members: December 9 and 10
MultI-Platinum Members: December 9 and 10

Thursday Mystery Point Multiplier
December 7, 14, and 28
Thursdays in December guests must swipe their Backstage Pass between 4 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. at a kiosk to activate the “Up To 100x Point Multiplier.” Points are earned by actively playing a slot, or video poker machine with their Backstage Pass properly inserted in the card reader to participate. Guests will receive up to 100X gaming points on all Slot Machines and Video Poker machines. Any Backstage Pass Member may participate. Multiplier amount based on Backstage Pass tier level.
Wins-Day Slot Tournament!
December 6, 13, and 27
Earn 100 gaming points on Wednesdays to receive printed tournament entry voucher from the Rewards. Earn 200 points to play twice. Registration opens at 3 p.m. Tournament runs from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Top score wins $500 cash and seven finalists win their share of $1,000 free slot play.

ABOUT HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO LAKE TAHOE
The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe is a fully integrated gaming resort set between picturesque Lake Tahoe and the impressive Sierra Nevada Mountains providing year-round enjoyment. The fully renovated property, owned by Paragon Gaming, reopened in 2015 with 539-rooms featuring balcony’s and Jacuzzi tubs, a 25,000 plus square foot casino, world-famous retail store, multiple restaurants and bars and an assortment of live-entertainment both indoors and out.