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Business is Booming: Record Numbers Visiting Vegas
casino blog
01 August 2014

Las Vegas has set a record-setting pace so far this year.  If it continues, 41 million visitors will travel to Sin City by the end of 2014, easily breaking the previous record of 39.7 million set in 2012, according to the monthly report of The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) released on July 25. 

The LVCVA also reported that Las Vegas posted its best June on record, based on visitor volume, exceeding the previous mark of 3.39 million set in 2012. The visitor increase in June was reflected in greater hotel occupancy numbers.  Hotels posted a 1.8% occupancy increase, while motels showed a considerably bigger jump of 9.2%.  The average expenditure on these rooms also increased.  Visitors to the Strip spent an average of 2.1% more in June, while those staying downtown forked out 3.1% more.

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