MGM’s Park and the Future of the Strip | Vegas Seven

In my latest Green Felt Journal, I riff on remarks MGM chairman Jim Murren made about his company’s Park development and the future of the Strip by imagining what the Strip will look like in 2019:

An interesting way to ponder the Strip’s trajectory is to follow Murren’s lead, play the long game, and imagine what it will look like in 2019. Here’s a glimpse:

via MGM’s Park and the Future of the Strip | Vegas Seven.

What I find fascinating is that the “new” projects of the moment–SLS and Cromwell–will be as established as Aria by that time.

I didn’t have a ton of room, and there is plenty more to think about. Which properties will get renovated? Which will get retail/dining/entertainment exterior makeovers? And what is going to happen to Fontainebleau and the New Frontier site?