LVCVA approves sponsorships for 2 major sporting events

LVCVA approves sponsorships for 2 major sporting events

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  • Richard N. Velotta , Las Vegas Review-Journal
May 14, 2024 3:46 PM
  • Richard N. Velotta , Las Vegas Review-Journal

Two popular sports events bound to draw thousands of fans to Las Vegas will be sponsored by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.

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The board on Tuesday unanimously approved sponsorships for the next two NBA Summer League seasons, July 12-22 this year and in July 2025, for $600,000 each year, and Wrestlemania 41 set for April 19-20, 2025, at Allegiant Stadium for $5 million.

The 20th Summer League season this year, played at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center and Cox Pavilion, is a 75-game season played by all 30 NBA teams over 11 days. Players include rookies, some second-year players and free agents no longer on rosters attempting to return to the league.