Opened on December 5, 1973 as the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. Renamed Bally's in 1986.
Architect: Martin Stern, Jr.
Bally's Las Vegas associated with: Jan Jones Blackhurst (2014).
MGM Grand Hotel and Casino associated with: Kirk Kerkorian (1991), Fred Benninger (2004), Philip P. Hannifin (2018), Siegfried & Roy (1998).
Was the largest hotel in the world in 1973.
On November 21, 1980, an electrical fire killed eighty-five people. Currently this event is the deadliest disaster in Nevada history.
On January 14, 1993, Penn & Teller make their Las Vegas debut at Bally's.
Located on an All-American Road (2000) and a Nevada Scenic Byway (1995).
Located at 3645 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Paradise, Nevada.
Denotes American Gaming Association Hall of Fame year of induction.