October visitor volume sees double-digit jump

October has traditionally been the best month of the last half of the year for visitor numbers in Mesquite. This year is even better as the numbers show in the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority latest report. Some of the statistics in … [Read more...]

Mesquite’s September visitor count hits million mark

In 2015, Mesquite didn’t hit the million mark in its visitor volume count until October. This year that milestone was made in September, hitting 1.017 million people who visited Mesquite so far this year according to the Las Vegas Convention and V … [Read more...]

August visitor numbers a mixed bag

Mesquite’s visitors just keep coming as the total count of 100,708 people shows from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority report for August. It’s the eighth month in a row for a six-figure count even though it was the lowest number so far t … [Read more...]

Annual Mesquite visitor survey shows surprising results

Who are the average visitors to Mesquite? Are they retired golfers who don’t gamble all that much because they don’t have a lot money and are here on vacation? If you answered yes, you would be wrong. Each month throughout the year, the Las Vegas C … [Read more...]

Mesquite visitor numbers decline in May

Even though Mesquite’s visitor volume increased in May, all other categories in the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) report for the city showed slight declines for the first time this year. The LVCVA reported that the number of v … [Read more...]

Mesquite only Clark County area to show increase in April gaming revenues

The number of visitors coming to Mesquite in April continued a four-month trend of hitting six figures that began in January. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) reported that 124,809 people came to town, a 9.5 percent increase … [Read more...]

Mesquite beats Vegas visitor numbers in March

Yes, it’s hard to compare Mesquite to Las Vegas when it comes to the number of hotel rooms, gaming venues, and visitors. Each competes for a different segment of the tourist industry and there are major differences between the two locales. But i … [Read more...]

February visitor report shows all positive numbers

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) chalks it up to an extra day in February that helped push visitor counts higher than last year. That may hold for hotels and casinos in the Las Vegas metropolitan area, but Mesquite’s visitor v … [Read more...]

Mesquite’s January Visitor Count Breaks Milestone

January 2008 was the last time Mesquite broke into six-figure numbers in its visitor count when it had a thousand more hotel rooms than it does now. That milestone was broken this January when 105,070 people visited Mesquite up 7.1 percent from last … [Read more...]

Visitor volumes hit highest mark since Great Recession

Mesquite hit the highest number of visitors in calendar year 2015 than it has since the Great Recession started in 2008. According to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) report closing out the year in December, 1.208 million … [Read more...]