MGM has revealed it will construct a grandstand in front of the Bellagio fountain for the Formula One Las Vegas Grand Prix 2023.
MGM is offering the chance to watch the race weekend from the Bellagio lake via an MGM race-and-stay package, with fans able to stay at various of its locations on the strip just meters away from the racing action.
“In just over a year, F1 fans from around the globe will see how Las Vegas throws a party,” said Steve Zanella, MGM Resorts’ Chief Commercial Officer. “In addition to the Bellagio Grandstands, which will set new standards for event viewing, we will create a round-the-clock celebration worthy of this international spectacle.”
Packages include a three-day race ticket at either the Bellagio Grandstand or the Paddock Grandstand and a three-night stay at any of the participating MGM Resorts properties including Bellagio, ARIA, Vdara, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, Delano, Park MGM, New York-New York, Luxor and Excalibur.
Ahead of the race, Formula One and Liberty Media will work together to promote the race in partnership with Live Nation Entertainment and the LVCVA, as well as Founding Partners Caesars Entertainment, MGM Resorts International, and Wynn Las Vegas, and Presenting Partners MSG Sphere, Resorts World Las Vegas, and The Venetian Resort.
The third US race on the calendar, Formula One cars will pass some of the iconic landmarks, hotels, and casinos of the famous Las Vegas Strip.