12300 South Las Vegas Boulevard
Henderson, NV 89044
M RESORT TO CELEBRATE CHINESE NEW YEAR WITH SPECIAL MENU ITEMS AND TRADITIONAL DRAGON AND LION DANCES ON FEB. 19, 2015
M Resort Spa Casino will commemorate the Year of the Sheep with a Chinese New Year celebration to include dragon and lion dances, festive decorations and special menu items.
On Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at 6 p.m., the Forbes Four Star M Resort will host a traditional good luck Chinese dragon and lion dance. Performed by the Lohan School of Shaolin, a team of 30 dancers will perform the traditional ceremony to ward off evil spirits and bring good fortune as they animate a 63-foot dragon with graceful, undulating movements. The assembly, which will also include adult and baby lion dancers, happy Buddhas, musicians and festive flags, will parade throughout the casino, beginning and ending in the hotel lobby with a traditional performance.
M Resort will continue to usher in the Lunar New Year with festive decor throughout the resort including customary welcome banners, orange trees with red envelopes and Chinese lanterns on display. Studio B Buffet will serve a variety of Asian favorites beginning Thursday, Feb. 19 through Wednesday, Feb. 25. Selections will include lion’s head meatballs with Bok Choy, poached chicken with ginger and scallions, beef lo mein, sweet and sour pork, chicken lettuce wraps, spinach and bamboo shoots, spring rolls and Chinese almond cookies.
ABOUT M RESORT SPA CASINO
M Resort Spa Casino is a Forbes Travel Guide Four Star rated resort located on over 90 acres at 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. S. on the southeast corner of St. Rose Parkway and Las Vegas Boulevard. Situated higher in elevation than other resort-casinos on the Las Vegas Strip, the M Resort provides optimal views of the world-famous Las Vegas skyline from its guest rooms, suites, conference center and restaurants. The resort offers 390 guest rooms and suites, over 92,000 square feet of gaming, multiple restaurants and bars, more than 92,000 square feet of meeting and conference space, a state-of-the-art spa and fitness center and a 100,000 square foot events piazza. M Resort is operated by Penn National Gaming, Inc.