Opened as the Flamingo Hotel and Casino on December 26, 1946. Name changes: The Fabulous Flamingo (1947-1970), Flamingo Hilton (1971-1999), and Flamingo Las Vegas in 1999.
Reconstruction of the resort begins in 1968 and gradually continues until 1994 with the addition of the Flamingo Hilton Grand Vacations Club. The final remaining structure from 1946 (Oregon Suite) was demolished on December 14 1993.
Theme: Art Deco, Miami.
Flamingo Las Vegas associated with: Jan Jones Blackhurst (2014).
Flamingo Hilton associated with: Barron Hilton (1990), Dennis Gomes (2012), Wayne Newton (2000).
The Fabulous Flamingo associated with: Moe Sedway, Gus Greenbaum, Jackie Gaughan (1990), Kirk Kerkorian (1991), Fred Benninger (2004), Burton Cohen (1995), Sir Tom Jones (2003).
Flamingo Hotel and Casino associated with: Billy Wilkerson, Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel, Del Webb (2000).
Fourth oldest casino in the Las Vegas Valley.
Third resort on the Las Vegas Strip.
Oldest resort on the Las Vegas Strip since 2007.
In 1967, Sir Tom Jones makes his Las Vegas debut at The Fabulous Flamingo.
The land previously occpuied: Rancho Aloha Motel.
Charles "Pops" Squires originally owned the acres of land the Flamingo Las Vegas occupies.
Located on an All-American Road (2000) and a Nevada Scenic Byway (1995).
Located at 3555 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Paradise, Nevada.
Denotes American Gaming Association Hall of Fame year of induction.