Reno-Tahoe’s premier resort-casino features spectacular holiday décor, an ice rink,
a winter pool deck, live entertainment, holiday dining specials
and more to celebrate the season
RENO, Nev. (Dec. 13, 2018) – Reno-Tahoe’s premier resort-casino destination, Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR), offers the ultimate getaway for winter travelers. As everyone’s home for the holidays, GSR is transformed into a winter wonderland complete with festive holiday décor, an ice rink, a winter pool deck, holiday dining specials, live entertainment, and more, bringing merriment to guests from near and far. In addition, located in the heart of the Sierras, GSR offers travelers looking to hit the slopes by day and hit the club by night, a one-of-a-kind après ski experience. After a cool day on the mountain, winter revelers can return to GSR to warm up with some hot action on the casino floor before heading to LEX Nightclub, the region’s premier nightlife experience that rivals venues found in the country’s top nightlife destinations.
GSR’s Home for the Holidays
The halls of GSR have been officially decked with festive décor around the property, including more than 80 trees, indoor and outdoor holiday lights and more. Upon entry, guests will discover a gingerbread village, as well as a holiday toy train that travels through GSR’s winter wonderland complete with grandiose ornaments, festive garland and other seasonal décor, all while enjoying holiday tunes.
The Ice Rink and The Pool.
The Ice Rink at GSR is an 8,000 square-foot outdoor rink provides breathtaking views of the Sierra Mountains while giving guests plenty of room to skate to their heart’s content. In addition to the magnificent outdoor ice rink, guests can enjoy the year-round heated resort pool, hot tubs, fire pits and a full-service bar serving up seasonal delights and traditional favorites. The Ice Rink and The Pool at GSR will be open daily between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. through March.
Photos with Santa
Saturday, Dec. 15 and Sunday, Dec. 16, from 1 to 6 p.m.
Fun for the whole family, kids and kids-at-heart can take photos with Santa outside GSR’s Kids Club.
Snow bunnies rejoice! GSR is just minutes away from nearly two dozen resorts providing some of the best skiing in the country.
Loosen those belt buckles because GSR’s acclaimed restaurants are serving up a variety of seasonal surprises and festive treats to warm the soul during the cold winter months, including:
2nd Street Café Express
Through Tuesday, Dec. 25
Holiday treats including Christmas cookies, holiday cake pops, peppermint bark, pies, and pumpkin or eggnog cheesecake will be available.
Pop-Up Festive Holiday Bar
Through Tuesday, Dec. 25
Seasonal delights will be available near the guest elevator lobby from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. daily.
Holiday menus can also be found at Charlie Palmer Steak, Grand Café, Reserve Wine Bar and Cantina. For more information or to make a reservation, visit grandsierraresort.com.
SOUNDS OF THE SEASON
Bells will be ringing throughout the Grand Theatre, as it welcomes a variety of holiday shows to surprise and delight audiences. Among the featured performances are:
Holiday Dreams, A Spectacular Holiday Cirque
December 20-22; December 24-28, and December 30 at 8 p.m.
Celebrate the magic of the holiday season with a high-energy show for the whole family. Combining music, decorations and the spirit of Christmas with computer animation and projection mapping, Holiday Dreams includes awesome holographic techniques, world-class artists, acrobats and performers, and an exciting modern soundtrack.
Brian Wilson Presents The Christmas Album Live!
Sunday, Dec. 23 at 8 p.m.
Join the legendary Brian Wilson and special guests Al Jardin and Blondie Chapman as they perform hits from the seminal 1964 holiday classic, The Beach Boys’ Christmas Album through Wilson’s acclaimed 2005 album, What I Really Want for Christmas. A founding member of The Beach Boys, Wilson has been spreading cheer for more than five decades. Fans can expect to hear classics including, “Little Saint Nick,” “The Man with all The Toys,” and a selection of Wilson’s favorite Yuletide songs, including “Blue Christmas” and “Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town,” interspersed with songs from his solo holiday album for a night of musical entertainment.
12 Days of X-Mas Multiplier
Friday, Dec. 14 through Tuesday, Dec. 25
The holiday cheer will spread to the casino floor for the 12 Days of X-Mas Multiplier event, taking place Friday, Dec. 14 through Tuesday, Dec. 25. To activate, Club Grand members must earn 10 points and then visit the kiosk between 4 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. for the chance to win up to a 20X multiplier. Each day players earn 10 points and swipe, they will receive an additional 1X multiplier. Club Grand members must swipe and earn on consecutive days to receive the highest multiplier.
LEX Nightclub Ugly Sweater Party and Toy Drive
Friday, Dec. 21 at 10 p.m.
Get ugly for a good cause! Reno’s premier nightlife experience, LEX Nightclub, is celebrating the spirit of the season with a holiday Ugly Sweater Party and Toy Drive benefiting Toys for Tots. Whether sporting snowflake patterns or winter fauna, guests are encouraged to don their best ugly sweaters and do the jingle bell rock. Patrons who donate a new, unwrapped toy at the door will receive complimentary admission. Cover is $10. Guests can now book their VIP tables online by visiting lexnightclub.com/vip-tables or by contacting the LEX reservations team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Located in the heart of the beautiful Reno-Tahoe region, Grand Sierra Resort (GSR) is an all-encompassing resort with nearly 2,000 newly-renovated guest rooms and suites and 200,000 square feet of meeting and convention space. The destination’s premier property offers visitors a wide variety of amenities including the 2,500+ capacity, critically-acclaimed Grand Theatre, home to Reno-Tahoe’s finest entertainment experience, exhilarating nightlife at the spectacular LEX Nightclub, a spa, branded retail shopping, famed entertainment, 11 delectable restaurant and dining choices including Charlie Palmer Steak and Lounge, a remarkable year-round outdoor pool and fire pit experience, Reno’s largest outdoor ice skating rink, a two-screen cinema, a 50-lane bowling center, adrenaline-pumping rides and an aqua golf driving range. For more information, please visit www.grandsierraresort.com or to make reservations call 1-800-648-5080. For the latest and greatest news on GSR, find us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.