Riviera Implosion: 10 Videos To Bid Farewell To A Legend
Sixty years after it first opened its doors to welcome its very first visitors, the iconic Riviera Hotel and Casino is no longer part of Las Vegas.
After an amazing implosion on June 13, the Strip’s very first high-rise casino went down like a house of cards and freed a space that, everything going according to the city’s plans, will soon see the new Las Vegas Global Business District arise.
As thousands gathered to watch (and film) the incredible show, we selected some of the best videos to let you live one of the most important moments in the history of Las Vegas
History Of The Riviera
The Closing Day
The Monaco Tower Goes Down
The Implosion Seen From The Encore