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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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May 31, 2019

Laughlin Visitor Volume Down -4.6% in April (2019)

Laughlin, NV
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The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) released their April 2019 visitor statistics.  




Laughlin Visitor Volume was 160,200 in April compared to 168,000 in April of last year.  This is a decrease of ‐4.6% and occurred in spite of a Brad Paisley Concert weekend, and the annual Laughlin River Run. 

Year to Date for 2019, visitor volume to Laughlin is down -4.7%

Source:  LVCVA.Com


Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR) was down ‐7.7%

Gaming revenue for April was also down, by -2.67%   


This marks the 4th consecutive month with a decrease in visitor volume.

In January, Laughlin visitor numbers were also down   -4.2%  


In February, Laughlin visitor numbers were also down -6.7%  
In March, Laughlin visitor numbers were also down     -3.4%
In April, Laughlin visitor numbers were also down        -4.7%

With the Memorial Day Weekend just completed, will Laughlin's visitor volume turn around for May?   






Laughlin Gaming Revenue Drops For 3rd Month in a Row - April 2019

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Nevada Gaming Revenue (Win) Reports 



Laughlin showed another drop in monthly gaming revenue.  For April 2019  Laughlin gaming revenue was $45,391,501  (April 2019)  compared to $46,635,942 (April 2018) 

This is a decrease of -2.67% 

This is the 3rd consecutive gaming revenue drop. 


For Laughlin, so far in 2019 gaming revenue was:

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

April          -2.67%


Source: https://gaming.nv.gov/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=14640


This gaming revenue decrease of -2.67% was reported in spite of April featuring a Brad Paisly concert at the Laughlin Event Center and the annual Laughlin River Run. 

April Gaming Revenue Breakdowns by other areas:

Las Vegas Strip            down   -3.53% 
Downtown Las Vegas   up         2.13%
North Las Vegas          down    -0.46% 
Boulder Strip                down    -0.26%  (includes Casinos in Henderson) 
Laughlin                       down    -2.67%  
Mesquite                       up         4.00%





May 23, 2019

Rockets Over The River Fireworks in Laughlin 2019

Laughlin, NV
4th of July, Independence Day Fireworks



Rockets Over The River 


There will be two Rockets Over The River Fireworks Shows this year in Laughlin. 

Both shows will be choreographed to a mix of patriotic and summer fun music. 

 

Saturday, June 29, 2019   

Thursday, July 4, 2019 

 

Shows start at approximately 9:30pm, come get your spot early before the best ones fill up!





The Avi Resort & Casino will also have a 4th of July Fireworks Display 


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