August – Mesquite tourism shows big numbers

The percentage increases in August tourism numbers for Mesquite were the biggest in Clark County according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA). The number of visitors to Mesquite grew 14.7 percent from August 2016 coming in … [Read more...]

Summer sizzle continues with visitors

Average daily auto traffic through Mesquite sets record high   July followed the hot summer sizzle in visitor volume when the number of people coming to Mesquite increased 8.6 percent to 123,208 according to the Las Vegas Convention and … [Read more...]

Mesquite visitor count increases in June

June’s temperatures in Mesquite weren’t the only thing that was red hot as the visitor count increased to 119,087, a 3.0 percent increase from the 115,611 people that visited in June 2016. That was the largest percentage increase in Clark County as re … [Read more...]

May visitor counts are mixed bag

The numbers in the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) report for May were a mixed bag of good news/bad news for Mesquite tourism industry. The best news appeared in the gross gaming revenues where Mesquite casinos led all of Clark … [Read more...]

Calendar blamed for drop in Mesquite April visitors

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) blamed the calendar for April’s flat or falling visitor volumes throughout Clark County saying there was one fewer weekend day during the month. Mesquite’s visitor count for the month was dow … [Read more...]

Visitor profile shows significant changes

Last year Mesquite saw over 1.3 million people visit its hotels, restaurants, golf courses, and local activities. That number has steadily risen since the depths of the great recession racked the local tourist industry for over five years. But who … [Read more...]

Mesquite visitor numbers fall in February

That’s how the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) explained in part an overall decline in tourism numbers across southern Nevada for February when it highlighted the “absence of the leap day” this year compared to 2016. Visitor vol … [Read more...]

Visitor counts start slow year in Mesquite

Blame it on the cold, wet, windy weather that’s atypical for winter in Mesquite. Almost every category in the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority report for Mesquite’s January visitor count showed a decline when compared to a year ago and e … [Read more...]

Mesquite Visitor Volumes end strongest year since 2008

The lack of traffic and restaurant crowds were the first indicator that December visitor volumes in Mesquite took a break from their year-long torrid increases. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority report confirmed that when it reported … [Read more...]

Mesquite visitor count continues year long run

Mesquite hosted 109,377 visitors in November making it the 11th straight month of six-figure visitor counts according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. That streak hasn’t occurred since 2007. It also brings the total year-to-date c … [Read more...]