Elvis Week in Vegas at Hardrock Hotel & Casino and Johnny Smalls
The legacy of Elvis Presley in Las Vegas still lives on after all these years. Elvis definitely left his mark in Sin City during the 1960s and 1970s.
Elvis revived his career in Las Vegas with what was named, ’68 Comeback Special. Presley sold-out numerous appearances at the then-modern International Hotel.
Honoring the anniversary of Elvis Presley’s passing on August 16th 1977, the Hardrock Hotel & Casino will be indulging its guests from August 11-15.
The Hardrock Hotel & Casino will showcase a memorable array of specialty menu and drink items at Johnny Smalls along with a rare, Elvis Presley memorabilia display.
Chef Scott Minervini of Johnny Smalls by The Dolce Group has created a Peanut Butter and Banana Beignet with Candied Pepper Bacon Fries.
The “Elvistini Cocktail” blends Baileys, Creme de Banane, Chambord, and Frangelico to commemorate Elvis’ love of Peanut Butter and Banana sandwiches.
Elvis memorabilia that will displayed on the property includes a 357 magnum from Elvis’ personal gun collection.
Other unique Elvis memorabilia include a Gibson Dove guitar with a signature mother-of-pearl inlay on the fingerboard, and the Shooting Star Jumpsuit designed by Bill Belew for Elvis in 1972.
Hours of Operation for Johnny Smalls:
5pm – 11pm Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday (Bar is open until midnight)
5pm – midnight Friday – Saturday, bar is open until 1am