VEGAS, NV--(Mar 13, 2012)
- Fitzgeralds Casino & Hotel in
downtown Las Vegas is undergoing a dramatic transformation to become
the D Las Vegas Casino Hotel (www.theD.com
scheduled for completion in fall 2012.
The new name is accompanied by extensive renovations that will deliver
the fresh, energetic attitude and fun atmosphere synonymous with downtown Las Vegas
. Upon completion,
the D will introduce daily live entertainment; one of Vegas' only
two-level casinos; 638 remodeled contemporary rooms and suites; and two
high-energy bars -- the LONGBAR and the D Bar -- situated in the casino
and on the Fremont Street
From Fremont Street, guests can be whisked up to the D's second-floor
casino by a new escalator in front of the property. Once inside, guests
will enjoy a completely new gaming experience. The first-floor modern
casino will deliver the latest in slots and tables games manned by the
D's playful dancing dealers. The second floor will invite guests to
step back in time to enjoy vintage slots and an original Vegas vibe.
Once renovations are complete, a new state-of-the-art sound system will
keep the music pumping and the party rockin'. The property will remain
open throughout construction and reveal elements of its new brand over
the coming months.
"It's absolutely terrific to be part of all the changes happening in
downtown Las Vegas this year," said the D's owner, Derek Stevens. "the
D will elevate the energy of Fremont Street and immerse our guests in a
fun and friendly party atmosphere. When guests come to the D, we want
them to feel like they own the place."
A Glimpse into the D Las Vegas:
- Hangin' at the D.
When it's time for a cold one, guests can belly up to the LONGBAR --
the longest bar in Nevada -- which stretches the length of the casino
and offers an uninhibited locale to grab a drink, watch the game, place
a bet or hang with friends. On Fremont Street, the new D Bar will
invite guests to enjoy refreshing frozen libations and specialty
cocktails as talented, trickster bartenders send bottles and glasses
flying through the air to the sounds of the best bands around.
- Roll the Dice. the
D's two-story casino delivers an experience to suit any mood or
preference. On the first-floor contemporary casino, guests will groove
to today's hottest songs as they enjoy the latest in slots and table
games, Dancing Dealers, 10x odds on Dice and all Blackjacks pay 3 to 2.
The second-floor vintage Vegas casino
will be home to numerous classic coin-operated slots and sigma derby --
a popular simulated horse-racing game. Throw-back jams reminiscent of
eras past will play throughout the casino floor.
- Catch Some Dzzz.
Guests will enjoy newly remodeled rooms and suites with modern
amenities including pillow-top mattresses, flat-screen TVs, iPod
docking stations, high-speed wired and wireless Internet access, and
- Get Down.
Entertainment at the D will never be in short supply. Just a few easy
steps from the casino, the Fremont Street Experience features the
world's biggest video screen, which towers over four neon blocks of
party action including three stages and bars wherever you turn. the D
will bring a constant stream of energized entertainment to the Third
Street Stage just outside the casino.
- Die of Laughter.
"Marriage Can Be Murder," an award-winning interactive comedy and
murder-mystery dinner experience, invites audience members to become a
part of the show every night at 6:30 p.m. Comedian Kevin Burke, known
as a comedy genius for his fast wit and hilarious exposure of psychic
con-games, has guests doubled over with laughter nightly.
- D-licious Eats.
Offering gourmet cuisine in a comfortable setting, Don B's Steakhouse
offers expertly prepared steaks, fresh seafood, lavish desserts and
fine wines for an incredible price. For a more casual experience,
Courtyard Grill offers fresh American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and
- Get 'er Done. With
8,000 square feet of space, including a ballroom and four break-out
rooms, the D can accommodate groups of all sizes, whether for meetings,
weddings or special events. When renovations are complete, productivity
will be a breeze for event attendees as they tap into the fastest
wireless Internet access currently available in Vegas' hotels.
For more information, visit www.theD.com
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