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JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa To Host Las Vegas Jazz Festival For Third Straight Year

Las Vegas resort is hosting popular three-day festival Sept. 19-21, 2014

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa is pleased to announce the upcoming 2014 Las Vegas Jazz Festival, which will be held at the resort's state-of-the-art outdoor event center.

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This year, festival seating has been expanded to accommodate 2,800 jazz enthusiasts. Performers expected at the event include Maze, Keith Sweat, Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds, Eric Benet, Anthony Hamilton, Ledisi and Brian Culbertson. For tickets, full festival lineup and additional information, visit www.lvjazzfestival.com. Limited rooms are still available, visit the website for more information.

The JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa offers 10 on-site restaurants, perfect for festival attendees who want to enjoy world-class cuisine without missing the music. On Saturday, Sept. 20, and Sunday, Sept. 21, Ceres restaurant will offer a jazz brunch from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. featuring saxophonist Vince Preister and guitarist Calvin Brooks. The cost is $34.99 per person and includes either a Bloody Mary or pomegranate mimosa in addition to brunch classics like eggs benedict, omelets and frittatas.

Between sets, festival attendees can enjoy a mouth-watering lunch at Waterside Grille, which offers an array of freshly prepared salads, tasty sandwiches and flavorful burgers. Dinner options at the resort are endless – Spanish tapas, fresh sushi and authentic Italian are all offered at the resort's renowned eateries in addition to a wide variety of refreshing cocktails, craft beers and excellent wines.

The JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa also features a 50,000 square-foot Vegas-style casino with a variety of slots and table games as well as weekend lounge entertainment.

This upscale Las Vegas resort is near Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and the world-famous Las Vegas Strip, home to Caesars Palace, MGM Grand and dozens of other Vegas hot spots. A wide variety of golf courses, museums and shopping destinations are also nearby.

About JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa

The JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa at 221 N. Rampart Blvd. in Las Vegas, NV, is near Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, the Las Vegas Strip and a variety of beautiful golf courses. The Las Vegas resort offers 469 guest rooms and 79 suites on six floors in addition to 33 meeting rooms with 100,000 square feet of flexible event space. Resort amenities include a full-service spa, state-of-the-art fitness center and 10 on-site restaurants serving everything from classic Italian to fresh sushi and sashimi. The resort also features Rampart Casino, which offers a diverse selection of slots and table games in an authentic Las Vegas atmosphere. For information, visit www.marriott.com/LASJW or call 1-702-869-7777. Follow the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa on Twitter and like the resort on Facebook.

About JW Marriott
JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. These elegant hotels cater to today's sophisticated, self-assured travelers, offering them the quiet luxury they seek in a warmly authentic, relaxed atmosphere lacking in pretense. JW Marriott properties artfully provide highly crafted, anticipatory experiences that are reflective of their locale so that guests have the time to focus on what is most important to them. Currently, there are 60 JW Marriott hotels in 24 countries. By 2015, the portfolio is expected to encompass 79 properties in 28 countries. Visit us at jwmarriott.com, Twitter @jwmarriott and facebook.com/JWMarriott.

Visit Marriott International Inc. (NYSE: MAR) for company information. For information or reservations, visit www.marriott.com. For the latest company news, visit www.marriottnewscenter.com.

Media Contact: Sabrina Nelson, JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa, 1-480-596-7073, [email protected]

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