LAS VEGAS, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Rock in the new year with Fremont Street Experience’s Downtown Countdown New Year’s Eve 2013 celebration filled with nonstop entertainment. On Monday, Dec. 31 from 6 p.m. to 3 a.m. the ultimate New Year’s Eve street party will feature co-headliners Buckcherry & Queensryche, plus special guests Quiet Riot, Pop Evil & Otherwise. The party lasts all night with performances from six other incredible bands, in addition to local favorites Yellow Brick Road & Zowie Bowie as well as Jizzy Pearl, Rok of Ages, Party Rockers & Brazen.
Downtown Countdown will moreover contain a 2012 year-in-review retrospective on the Viva Vision screen, a midnight countdown led by Las Vegas NV Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman & an epic Fireworks by Grucci produced show synchronized with virtual fireworks on Viva Vision as part of the citywide celebration, “America’s Party: Las Vegas NV New Year’s 2013.”
Additionally, TributePalooza is back for the fifth year, kicking off the three-day party with two nights of free entertainment on Saturday, Dec. 29 & Sunday, Dec. 30. TributePalooza will feature some of the best tribute bands from across the country, paying homage to the Rolling Stones, U2, Van Halen, Queen, Led Zeppelin, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard & No Doubt.
“Fremont Street Experience’s Downtown Countdown is the place to be for people who want to party throughout the holiday weekend,” asserted Jeff Victor, president of Fremont Street Experience. “This year, in addition to the amazing tribute bands in that perform in our annual yearly TributePalooza, we’ve brought in a fabulous lineup of headliners & some of Las Vegas’ favorite local acts to assist rock the audience in to the new year.”
Admission to Downtown Countdown is $30 per human being when purchased online by Dec. 27. Beginning Dec. 28 tickets will be $40 per human being & can be purchased online, in-person at any of the Fremont Street Experience member hotel-casinos, or at the event gates. NV residents receive a $10 discount with NV I.D. on all tickets purchased in-person after Dec. 27. New Year’s Eve is the only night of the year when Fremont Street Experience has paid, ticketed admission. New Year’s Eve admission is restricted to persons 21 & over. Downtown Countdown is sponsored by Sean Comb’s CIROC Ultra Premium Vodka. To purchase tickets in advance go to www.vegasexperience.com/newyearseve .
Fremont Street Experience is a five-block entertainment complex in historic downtown Las Vegas NV & features Viva Vision, the world’s biggest video screen. With direct access to 10 casinos, more than 60 restaurants & specialty retail kiosks, Fremont Street Experience attracts over 17 million annual yearly visitors.