Laughlin Buzz

Aug 1, 2019

Laughlin Visitor Volume Down for 6th Consecutive Month

Laughlin, NV

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The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) released their June 2019 visitor statistics.  

Source:  https://www.lvcva.com/stats-and-facts/visitor-statistics/

June Visitor Volume to Laughlin was down 4.1% compared to the same period in 2018.  As reported by the LVCVA, there were 166,000 visitors in June 2019 compared to 173,100 in June of 2018.   

Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) was down ‐4.4%

This marks the 6th consecutive month of decreases in Laughlin's visitor volume.



In January, Laughlin visitor numbers were down    -4.2%  
In February, Laughlin visitor numbers were down  -6.7%  
In March, Laughlin visitor numbers were down       -3.4%
In April, Laughlin visitor numbers were down         -4.7%
In May, Laughlin visitor numbers were down           -1.1%
In June, Laughlin visitor numbers were down         -4.1%
For 2019 Year to Date Laughlin visitation is down -4.0%

Even as Visitor Numbers were Down, Gaming Revenue was up 8.41%  
See the Gaming Revenue Numbers Here







Laughlin Casinos post 8.41% gain in Gaming Revenue for June 2019

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Nevada Gaming Revenue (Win) Report for Laughlin 



Laughlin gaming revenue as reported by the Nevada Gaming Board was $39,413,079 for June of 2019 compared to $36,356,162 in June of 2018.  

This is an increase of  8.41% 




June Gaming Revenue Breakdowns area:

Las Vegas Strip             up         17.69% 
Downtown Las Vegas   up         18,55%
North Las Vegas            up        13.03% 
Boulder Strip                 up          9.45%   (includes Casinos in Henderson) 
Laughlin                         up          8.41%  
Mesquite                        up          2.91%



For Laughlin, so far in 2019 gaming revenue by month was:

January    +1.83% 
February   -0.68%
March       -4.23%
April          -2.67%
May          +3.22%
June         +8,41%


Even though Gaming Revenue was up, June Visitor Volume to Laughlin was down 4.1% compared to the same period in 2018.  


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Jul 19, 2019

New Menu at the Big Horn Cafe in the Laughlin River Lodge

July 18, 2019

Laughlin, NV
Big Horn Cafe
Laughlin River Lodge


We recently heard about a new menu at the Laughlin River Lodge's Big Horn Cafe and got some pictures of it.










The Big Horn Cafe is located on the middle level of the Laughlin River Lodge. It has a nice view of the Colorado River and is open 24 hours.  The Cafe also has a very nice Lounge a great Happy Hour and an entertainer on weekend evenings.



Watch the Laughlin River Lodge Facebook page for other Specials during the month. 



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Jun 27, 2019

Laughlin Visitor Volume Down slightly in May (2019)

Laughlin, NV

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The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) released their May 2019 visitor statistics.  


Source:  https://www.lvcva.com/stats-and-facts/visitor-statistics/


Even with the Memorial Day weekend Laughlin Visitor Volume was down slightly in May.  As reported by the LVCVA, there were 158,700 visitors in May 2019 compared to 160,500 in May of 2018.  This is a decrease of ‐1.1%  



Year to Date for 2019, visitor volume to Laughlin is down -3.9%


Even though the numbers were better, this marks the 5th consecutive month with a decrease in Laughlin's visitor volume.

In January, Laughlin visitor numbers were down    -4.2%  
In February, Laughlin visitor numbers were down  -6.7%  
In March, Laughlin visitor numbers were down      -3.4%
In April, Laughlin visitor numbers were down         -4.7%
In May, Laughlin visitor numbers were down         -1.1%




Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) was down ‐1.4%





While Visitor Numbers were down Gaming Revenue was up +3.22%  See the Gaming Revenue Numbers Here


Laughlin Gaming Revenue Rebounds for Month of May (2019)

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Nevada Gaming Revenue (Win) Reports 

Even as Nevada gaming revenues fell nearly 6 percent in May, and the Las Vegas Strip was down 11%, Laughlin Casinos showed a positive gain. 




After 3 months of decreases in gaming revenue, Laughlin Casinos showed a 3.22% increase (comparing May of 2019 to May of 2018).  

Laughlin gaming revenue as reported by the Nevada Gaming Board was $45,446,711 for May of 2019 compared to $44,028,310 in May of 2018.  This is an increase of 3.22% 


Source:  https://gaming.nv.gov/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=14793


For Laughlin, so far in 2019 gaming revenue by month was:

January    +1.83% 
February   -0.68%
March       -4.23%

April          -2.67%

May          +3.22%



May Gaming Revenue Breakdowns by other areas:

Las Vegas Strip            down   -11.07% 
Downtown Las Vegas   up         2.84%
North Las Vegas           down   - 6.00% 
Boulder Strip                down    -12.61%  (includes Casinos in Henderson) 
Laughlin                        up         3.22%  
Mesquite                       up         4.57%


Even though Gaming Revenue was up, Laughlin Visitor Numbers continue to be down. 
See the latest May numbers here.








Avi Resort & Casino 4th of July Fireworks on the River


Laughlin, NV

Avi Resort & Casino 

July 4th Fireworks at Dusk 💥 Beach Overlook

Get there early for a good spot on the near the Beach!



There will also be another Fireworks display on July 4th, Rockets Over The River.  



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