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Catch Your Favorite Teams At Hoops On The Strip

Last updated: March 6, 2020 at 2:34 pm. Posted by in Things to Do in Las Vegas. Comments Off on Catch Your Favorite Teams At Hoops On The Strip.

Oh, March – it’s that wonderful time of the year when college basketball mania afflicts us all.

This month, Las Vegas becomes the most exciting place to catch all of the games with like-minded b-ball fanatics. We’ve assembled a list of the best places to bet, watch and party during Hoops on the Strip, starting March 21.

Get in some post-game action with FanBeat

FanBeat has teamed up with Caesars Entertainment to offer a new way to get into the college hoops action. The Caesars Rewards $1 Million Hoops Challenge powered by FanBeat will take place during the NCAA Final Four Games on Saturday, April 6, 2019 and the National Championship Game on Monday, April 8, 2019.

Caesars Rewards members can sign up starting April 1 at to pre-register. On April 6 and 8, participants can play FanBeat games for a chance to win more than 90 prizes, including the chance to win $1,000,000. Just make sure you’re watching the basketball games – as you’ll be asked questions about the game as it’s happening.

Watch Hoops On The Strip

The Book at The LINQ Hotel & Casino

The Book is a fresh new take on the sports book. Photo by AVABLU / Courtesy of Caesars Entertainment.

Bet Anywhere on the Caesars Sports App

One of the nice things about living in 2019 is that you don’t have to be at the sports book to be at the sports book. Simply complete the application at any Caesars Entertainment sports book and you’ll be set up to bet on sports anywhere in the state of Nevada. The future is awesome, isn’t it?

Bally’s Las Vegas

The Bally’s Sports Book’s Hoops on the Strip packages include $25 for general admission with a drink ticket, $85 for a table for two with two drink tickets and a VIP package starting at $125 for a table of four. Drink specials include $30 buckets of Miller Lite or Coors Lite in addition to specials on Ketel One, Jameson, 14 Hands Wine and more.

Watch the March basketball games at Caesars Palace Sports Book

Head to the Caesars Palace Sports Book for basketball with your buds. Photo courtesy of Caesars Entertainment.

Caesars Palace

Fans can get right in the thick of the action at the Caesars Palace Race and Sports Book, with main level seating and drink packages starting at $60. The sports book boasts a custom built 143-foot HD LED screen and immersive four-zone sound.

You can also catch the games throughout many of the best venues at Caesars Palace. Montecristo Cigar Bar has packages starting at $240 for party sizes up to 8 guests, including drinks and cigars for everyone in the party.

Vista Lounge near the sports book will feature a premium viewing party, with all-you-can-eat buffet and open bar, photo op and swag for your group, starting at $125.

Alto Bar will offer drink specials in the main area and a VIP package for up to 20 people. The VIP package runs $2,525, which includes the $2,000 drink minimum.

The Cromwell

Bound at The Cromwell’s basketball package includes choice of a bucket of beer (5 Miller Lite or Coors Light beers) or three drink tickets (good for well cocktails and house wine), and a $10 food voucher for eatwell. Seating at Bound is just across from the sports book, so you won’t miss a second of the action.

Flamingo Las vegas

Both Bird Bar and Garden Bar at Flamingo Las Vegas will be showing games and offering specials like Miller Lite or Coors Light bottles for $6, buckets of 5 Miller Lites or Coors Lights for $25 and a Jameson Caskmates IPA or Stout shot & beer special for $12.

Harrah’s Las Vegas

You may associate it more with country music, but Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill is a big sports hub with multiple TVs throughout the venue. They’ll be offering half-day packages starting at $59 food and drink minimums, and all-day packages starting at $99, with drink specials throughout.

The Harrah’s Race & Sports Book, which will be showing games on more than 30 HDTV’s, including nine 90-inch and 11 80-inch TVs, will offer half-day group seating packages with four buckets of beer starting at $235 with all-day packages starting at $354.

The LINQ Hotel & Casino

With more than 50 TVs and awesome game day eats (including fare from the Sticky Chicken food truck), The Book is a great spot for you and your hoops crew to catch the day’s games. They’ll be offering two packages:

  • Ultimate Fan Experience: Packages start at $4,000 for up to eight people, running $250 for each additional person up to 10 total. This includes private fan cave seating, all-you-can-eat premium buffet, open bar including premium bottle service and access to exclusive raffles and prizes.
  • General Seating: Starts at $350 and includes an all-you-can-eat premium buffet, open bar including premium spirits and access to exclusive raffles and prizes.

3535 and Catalyst at The LINQ Hotel & Casino and O’Shea’s at The LINQ Promenade will offer drink specials throughout the event as well.

Paris Las Vegas Race & Sports Book for Hoops on The Strip

Catch the day’s games at the Paris Las Vegas Race & Sports Book. Photo courtesy of Caesars Entertainment.

Paris Las Vegas

Napoleon’s Lounge’s package starts at $50 and includes an all-you-can-eat buffet from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Le Bar Du Sport and the Paris Las Vegas Race & Sports Book will offer a $126 viewing package that also includes an all-you-can-eat buffet, with multiple large screens for watching all the action.

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino is giving its guests the star treatment with its Ultimate Hoops packages throughout the resort. Expect a huge party on the Mezzanine Level, broadcasting of all four regions with an open beer bar, all-you-can-eat buffet, betting stations and giveaways. Tickets start at $153.25.

Guests can also upgrade to Man Cave packages, which start at $2,250 and include complimentary premium drinks, access to a private high-end buffet, living room-style viewing area for the group and exclusive giveaways.

Planet Hollywood is also giving guests the opportunity to watch the Hoops on the Strip viewing party for March’s men’s college tournament.  One specific place people may enjoy watching is at the Criss Angel theater which includes a 40-foot screen with in theater-style seats.

Catch all the March basketball games at our Las Vegas sports books

Look at how much fun these guys are having at the sports book. That could be you! Photo courtesy of Caesars Entertainment.

Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

Rio’s sports book viewing packages start at $50 for half day, with a $20 credit toward food and drinks and $80 for a full day with a $40 credit.

iBar will offer open seating and a $120 bottomless drink package that includes $20 in food credit, in addition to drink specials.

Beer Park

BEER PARK, the beer garden-style bar terrace on the exterior of Paris Las Vegas, will have college hoops viewing parties from March 19 through April 8. Expect over 100 beer selections and tailgate-style eats, in addition, to live betting right on the premises.

BEER PARK’S college basketball menu will include a guacamole burger made with pepper jack cheese, chipotle mayo, crispy jalapeno peppers; a smoked prime rib cheesesteak made with shaved prime rib, American cheese and caramelized onions and more.

Group Bookings

We know college hoops fanatics like to travel in packs and we’re all set up for that. Groups interested in booking five or more hotel rooms can contact Total Experiences to help with all their Hoops weekend planning. Contact: 1-800-646-1191 or visit



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Jorge has been writing in Las Vegas for about a decade, covering a mix of entertainment, nightlife and travel offerings for publications like Best of Las Vegas, Las Vegas Weekly, Los Angeles Times and Louisville Voice-Tribune. In his spare time, he's traveling, at pub trivia or not playing his stack of video games.

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