Sammy Hagar and Palms Casino Resort to Unveil Sammy’s Island with Grand Opening Celebration May 17

Sammy Hagar and Palms Casino Resort will host a grand opening celebration for Sammy’s Island, a tropical poolside oasis inspired by the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer’s music and Baja beach vibe, from 7:30 – 11 p.m. on Friday, May 17. The party will feature a rockin’ live performance by Hagar tribute band, Red Voodoo, who have been known to jam with the Red Rocker.  Tickets to the free event, linked here, are available now. The rock ‘n’ roll island getaway will officially open its doors to the public for the daytime Sammy’s Island experience at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 17.


The grand opening event invites guests to explore the island’s many features, including tropical cocktails at the Tiki Bar and tequila and mezcal flights at the Tequileria. Guests can select to party like a rockstar and purchase one of the stylish cabanas, bungalows and lily pads on the Sammy’s Island page, linked here. Guests for the grand opening party must be 21 and older with valid ID.


Sammy’s Island will feature a vibrant blend of delicious food, refreshing cocktails crafted with Hagar’s signature spirits, and live music performances to make poolside days and nights come alive. The tropical escape’s poolside bars will offer unique spirits experiences featuring Hagar’s premium Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum, a partnership with rock icon Rick Springfield, Santo Spirits, a partnership with celebrity chef Guy Fieri, Sammy’s Beach Bar Cocktails, award-winning sparkling rum cocktails in a can, and Red Rocker Lager, a refreshing Mexican lager.


“Sammy’s Island at Palms Pool embodies the essence of rock ‘n’ roll infused with Vegas energy, creating an unparalleled experience for our guests,” said Cynthia Kiser Murphey, General Manager of Palms Casino Resort. “Partnering with Sammy Hagar, a true icon, elevates our pool to new heights. It’s not just a party with great island bites and drinks – it’s a legendary experience that defines the spirit of summer in Las Vegas.”


Sammy’s Island at Palms Pool, located at Palms Casino Resort at 4321 W. Flamingo Rd., will be open beginning May 17th seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. throughout pool season. During daytime operations, hotel guests of all ages are welcome. An adult must accompany children under 18, and non-hotel guests and locals must be 21+.


Rooted in the immortal spirit of rock ‘n’ roll, Sammy’s Island will host live poolside events throughout the summer featuring a variety of live music acts from headline performances to some of Vegas’ favorite local bands. Top DJs will be spinning sets to keep the Sammy’s Island vibes going strong every Saturday through Monday.


Guests who book a minimum two-night stay from now until Thursday, Oct. 31 using the offer code SHWPC24 may take advantage of a special Sammy’s Island room package to receive up to 15% off rooms and suites and $50 per day drink and dine pool credit to use at Sammy’s Island. Sammy’s Island will host Swimdustry Mondays with free daybeds for locals and DJ entertainment from noon to 5 p.m. every Monday.