Jimmy Buffet Margaritaville Casino Set To Open in Vegas, Fins Not Required

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Parrotheads rejoice! Jimmy Buffett is bringing a Margaritaville casino to Las Vegas, USA Today reports.

The latest Margaritaville will open as a casino in the famous Flamingo casino/resort come fall.

A joint press release for Margaritaville and the Flamingo said: "At the "Margaritaville Casino at the Flamingo", guests will feel the energy of the Las Vegas Strip while enjoying the laid-back vibe of the islands. Adjoining the restaurant and directly accessible from the Strip sidewalk, the "Margaritaville Casino at the Flamingo" will include 15,000-square-feet and offer 22 gaming tables, 220 slot machines and the centerpiece 5 O'Clock Somewhere Bar."

Rick Mazer, Regional President of five Caesars Entertainment resort destinations in Las Vegas, said in the release: "With this new addition, visitors from around the world will have the opportunity to continue the fun and enjoy the escapist lifestyle evoked by Jimmy Buffett's music."

This isn't the first expansion in the Margaritaville brand. Buffett already has 18 restaurants around the world (not including Air Margaritaville, which are restaurant hubs in airports), and a Beach Hotel in Pensacola, Florida.

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