“Raiding the Rock Vault,” which was recently awarded the coveted “Best of Las Vegas” title by Las Vegas Review-Journal readers for the second year in a row, will celebrate its 500th performance on Saturday, May 30, and move into a new 8 p.m. time slot (Pictured: Raiding the Rock Vault star Paul Shortino).
In honor of this milestone, the show and all its stars are ready to rock the Strip with a special live street performance at 5 p.m. that day outside The New Tropicana Las Vegas, as well as other festivities during Rock Vault 500 Weekend. In addition, the first 500 tickets sold for shows May 29-31 can be purchased at $10 and include one free well drink.
“The people have spoken and named us ‘Best of Las Vegas’ for the second year in a row,” said producer Sir Harry Cowell. “We’re coming up on our 500th show and we couldn’t have done so without our fans. Rock Vault 500 Weekend is a blowout party to celebrate them.”
Fans are invited to a full day of festivities beginning at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, outside The New Tropicana Las Vegas, where a special menu and cold beverages will be served. Live entertainment will begin at 3 p.m., culminating in a special set by the acclaimed show on the Las Vegas Strip at 5 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public.
For $200, guests can purchase a VIP Wristband and enjoy unlimited food and drinks, as well as VIP Rock Star Package tickets to that evening’s 8 p.m. show. For $100, guests can purchase a Preferred Wristband and receive unlimited food and drinks and a General Admission ticket to the show.
Special Rock Vault 500-priced tickets will be available for that weekend’s performances, excluding the unlimited food and beverage packages. For $150 (Retail Value of $184.10), guests will receive a Rock Star Package, which includes a VIP ticket, two free well drink vouchers, a VIP Pass, a meet and greet with the rock stars prior to the show, and a two-CD set and concert program. For $100 (Retail Value of $112.50), guests will receive a Preferred ticket with two free well drink vouchers. For $50 (Retail Value of $83.20), guests will receive a General Admission ticket with one free well drink voucher.
Consistently ranked the No. 1 Performance in Las Vegas on TripAdvisor, “Raiding the Rock Vault” brings the history of rock ‘n’ roll to life. The Strip’s resident party show, which boasts the greatest set list of all time, celebrates rock anthems from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s.
The show’s all-star lineup includes Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Howard Leese [Guitar] (Heart), Robin McAuley [Lead Vocals] (MSG, Survivor), Doug Aldrich [Guitar] (Whitesnake, Dio), Paul Shortino [Lead Vocals] (Rough Cutt, Quiet Riot), Jay Schellen [Drums] (Badfinger, Asia), Andrew Freeman [Lead Vocals and Guitars] (Lynch Mob, The Offspring), Michael T. Ross [Keyboards] (Lita Ford, Hardline), Hugh McDonald [Bass] (Bon Jovi), Mark Boals [Lead Vocals] (Dokken, Ted Nugent), and outstanding female vocalist Carol-Lyn Liddle (Masters of Rock).
Beginning Saturday, May 30, “Raiding the Rock Vault” will perform Wednesday-Monday at 8 p.m.; the show will be dark Tuesdays. The show will continue to perform Friday-Wednesday at 9 p.m. through Friday, May 29. To purchase tickets, please call (702) 739-2411 or (800) 829-9034, or visit the Tropicana Las Vegas Show Tickets desk or TropLV.com. Tickets are subject to availability on a first-come, first-served basis. Four-ticket limit per person for the $10 General Admission ticket.