Video: How To Make A Green Suite

August 14th, 2012 | J.C.

Watch the video below–which stars one of our very own bloggers–to see how we’ve “gone green” in our suites. A luxurious hotel experience doesn’t need to be at odds with environmental responsibility and community outreach.

Happy 47th, Singapore!

August 9th, 2012 | J.C.

http://vimeo.com/47223275

Collectively, they’ve sold 70 million albums, won eight Grammy Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, 14 American Music Awards, seven People’s Choice Awards and 26 Academy of Country Music Awards. Yesterday, at a live ‘town-hall’ press conference, The Venetian Las Vegas announced the biggest musical event in its history: the arrival of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill’s “Soul2Soul.” This limited engagement, which opens on Dec. 7 and covers 10 weekends through April 2013, will take place at our 1,815-seat Venetian Theater.

http://youtu.be/cpEqwW9sJQk

August Kicks Off Month-Long Celebration of Food & Wine

August 7th, 2012 | Jeff Birchmeier

Come enjoy a complimentary wine tasting in the scenic Waterfall & Atrium Gardens at The Palazzo

As we approach the finale of the three-month-long Carnevale celebration, The Venetian and The Palazzo kicked off “Cibo-Vino” (chee-bo vee-no) on Wednesday, August 1. A month long spectacular celebration of food and wine hosting a plethora of stellar events created for true foodies including chef demonstrations, wine tastings and exclusive dining experiences. These are free events you won’t want to miss if you’re in Vegas.

Carnevale Vino Tasting Tuesdays. — Every Tuesday in August, from 5 to 6 p.m., guests are invited to enjoy a complimentary wine tasting in the scenic Waterfall & Atrium Gardens at The Palazzo.

Learn to make sushi & sashimi with Sushi Samba Executive Chef

Carnevale Chef Demo Wednesdays. — Every Wednesday in August, from 5 to 6 p.m., a variety of talented chefs from both properties’ will showcase their expertise in cheese, fruit, sugar and ice carving with complimentary demonstrations.

Samba Roll Thursdays. — Beginning August 2, from 5 to 6 p.m., in The Palazzo Waterfall & Atrium Gardens, guests are invited to join Sushi Samba Executive Chef, John Um, to learn the art of sushi making and note-worthy techniques of sashimi cutting. A complimentary tasting of the palate-pleasing sushi rolls will take place, paired with sake tastings to enhance the flavors.

How To Build A Green Resort

August 3rd, 2012 | J.C.

Below is a short video about our efforts to “green” our resorts. We strive not only to create a visually stunning hotel experience, but also to build and maintain our properties in a sustainable way. We’ve found that innovative building design and responsible construction practices can indeed minimize the immediate impact associated with the extraction, manufacturing, and transportation of building materials. These green practices provide the foundation for conservation of natural resources during the years of resort operation.

http://youtu.be/61-ubESk3LQ

The Venetian Las Vegas Fun Facts

July 30th, 2012 | J.C.

The Venetian|Palazzo and Sands Expo

The resort opened on May 3, 1999.

The Venetian Luxury Suite is the largest standard room on the Las Vegas Strip.

More than 300 artisans, architects, and scholars helped to recreate Venice in Las Vegas. [Read More]

Carnevale Continues On A High Note With Music Month

July 27th, 2012 | Darcy Martinez

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Surround yourself with serenading gondoliers, featured musicians, street performers, and so much more. Carnevale is a celebration of life’s greatest pleasures, and you can be part of this wonderful composition. Throughout July, our resort in Las Vegas is loaded with musical offerings. [Read More]

Catching The Spirit Of Giving

July 25th, 2012 | Jonathan Vista

JR (right) soon to join Chef Christie (left) in making a bald statement

Marina Bay Sands Team Members have been giving back to the community in various ways. Recently, Team Members raised more than $12,000 for the local food distribution charity, Food from the Heart.

Later this month, two Team Members will shave their heads in support of Hair for Hope 2012.

Hair for Hope is run by the Children’s Cancer Foundation, a non-profit organization with the mission of improving the quality of life for children with cancer by enhancing their emotional, social and medical well-being. This is the campaign’s 10th consecutive year and the event will be held on 28-29 July 2012 at VivoCity, Singapore. [Read More]

If you liked Jason Mraz’s article Sing Out Singapore, then you may be interested to learn more about the wider strategy and people behind our Sands ECO360° program, the name for our sustainability initiative at all our resorts. Below is a short video that summarizes its four pillars or foundations. Also, in the video, you meet one of our very own bloggers: Katarina Tesarova.

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