Fun Things Happened On the Way to Caesars Forum: Live Updates

Smart Meetings is in Las Vegas for the much-anticipated groundbreaking of Caesars Forum, which will open in 2020. The new $375 million conference center will add 300,000 sq. ft. of meeting space to The Strip, including the two largest pillarless ballrooms of all time. Content editor Paige Feigenbaum is in Sin City for the ceremonial first dig. While there, she’s also experiencing top cuisine from Gordon Ramsay and a magic show by Mat Franco, winner of NBC’s America’s Got Talent.