Former Location –
Elvis Presley first performed in Las Vegas here in 1956 when he was 21 years old. He was booked in the Venus Room at what was then known as the New Frontier Hotel and Casino, they billed him as “The Atomic Powered Singer.”
On September 22, 1967, the resort was purchased by Howard Hughes, who then shortened its name to “The Frontier”.
The hotel also has the distinction of hosting the final performance of Diana Ross and The Supremes on January 14, 1970.
The Frontier closed its doors for good on July 16, 2007, and was demolished on November 13, 2007.
New Frontier Hotel and Casino
3120 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas NV 89109