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Would you feel comfortable returning on April 17th?

Discussion in 'Misc. Vegas Chat' started by hotreds, Mar 25, 2020.

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Would you be willing to travel to Vegas when/if it reopens on 4/17

  1. I'll be there opening day!!

    21 vote(s)
    10.9%
  2. Maybe give it a few weeks.....

    23 vote(s)
    11.9%
  3. Can't say at this point- too many variables

    75 vote(s)
    38.9%
  4. I'm going to wait until a month after the all clear just to be safe

    60 vote(s)
    31.1%
  5. I'm totally spooked and won't go back for a long time.

    14 vote(s)
    7.3%
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  1. kkinwi

    kkinwi VIP Whale

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    I am still booked for the end of April, but alot of the stats from various counties here in WI say "travel related.....travel related". I am just not understanding the need at this point
     
  2. Willy Makeamess

    Willy Makeamess Tourist

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    100% This.

    Unfortunately.☹
     
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  3. FLACookieman

    FLACookieman Low-Roller

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    Agree.
     
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  4. Carol1113

    Carol1113 VIP Whale

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    We are scheduled for May 5th----leaving it at that for right now.
    A lot depends on what will be open--if only a few restaurants open--no will wait.
    Also a big thing for me is will the pools be open--if not then don't want to go until they are.
    We are looking at mid-June as an alternate date right now and will wait and see.
     
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  5. Golfer

    Golfer Well-Known Member

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    In a vacuum, as it stands today? Yes. Not knowing if NY, as an example, would place travel restrictions? No. My answer is based on present data, and the medical experts and scientists. As I see it Nevada isn't the issue. The traveling, predicated on the origination point, certainly is.
     
  6. vegascurley

    vegascurley Low-Roller

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    We are booked for april 17th...certain it wont happen BUT if it does...we are going...Both of us work around public...so if we are going to get it I am sure we will by then...Work in grocery store and wife a nurse...need a vacation by then
     
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  7. vegascurley

    vegascurley Low-Roller

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    P.S. we will be tested before we go..and wont go is any symptoms are there
     
  8. mattMN10

    mattMN10 Minnesota living. Las Vegas dreaming.

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    As long as the bird is flying and the casinos are open, I plan on being there May 3-7th. Things that could push that back: pool not open, restaurants still closed, multiple casinos closed, etc. As long as most things are open, I'll be there.
     
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  9. breanna61

    breanna61 Super Moderator

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  10. SteveO

    SteveO Low-Roller

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    We have already canceled an early May trip so...... No.
     
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  11. Joe Strummer

    Joe Strummer VIP Whale

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    By 4/17 ....?..........no.
    Sorry
    I just think The Spike will be still rising.
    Examine time lines in Italy + China.
    We're just getting started...........
     
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  12. Tarstarkas

    Tarstarkas High-Roller

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    Booked on SW Apr 20-27
     
  13. Fafa2e

    Fafa2e High-Roller

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    I still have my 4/22 - 4/26 trip (supposed to be for now cancelled NFL draft events) booked, but I am growing more skeptical each day that Vegas will be up and running by then.

    If Vegas is up and running I plan to go, but I suspect it will be a significantly less eventful trip than the originally planned NFL Draft excitement. (Recently, rebooked my SW flight from FLL to LAS for $90 RT and got a $325 credit for a future trip.)
     
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  14. Gus

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    with the economy in uncertainty .. I will wait till winter time to decide.. unless we get a handle on this virus and the teasers from the casinos are too hard to resist
     
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  15. Jackpot Johnny

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    No way. I am at an age where I’m an “at risk” individual, but then I stop and think I’m at an age where I’m at risk for almost everything except acne, so maybe that’s not really it. I think the virus will still be around, so I’m thinking more like “If I catch it, would I rather be at home with access to my own physicians and med systems here, or would I rather be a tourist cobbling together emergency medical care in Las Vegas?” Easy answer.

    Las Vegas is a Petri dish of worldwide travelers, with more offending surfaces and buttons than maybe anywhere else. I probably won’t be back until they have a vaccine, or at least an effective therapeutic regimen.
     
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  16. Paul K

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    I was in Vegas the Friday before St. Patrick's Day. Wasn't scared then, and I wouldn't be scared going the day it opens back up.

    The reason I am not booking anything for that date is thus:

    1.) There is no guarantee the Governor might not extend the closure.

    2.) I prefer Vegas when it is scorching hot, as I like pool weather. So either late July through late August.
     
  17. Kisby

    Kisby High-Roller

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    As of now, I'm still planning May 11-17! I'll be there but only if things are open: restaurants, pools, full casino, etc! Otherwise, I will reschedule for June.
     
  18. ken2v

    ken2v This Space For Rent

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    Can't answer. I'm not spooked. I just wouldn't go. This needs to be closer to a 4th of July-type countdown than May Day.
     
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  19. Gregg19

    Gregg19 Tourist

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    Not a chance. Had a trip booked for late april. Right after they announced the bands on Fremont Street would be shut down for 2 months, and all the restaurants/shows were closing/cancelling, I cancelled my trip until a later date. To top it off, I got laid off last night thanks to the coronavirus outbreak
     
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  20. stlguy197239

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    Schools are closed until the end of April here, and my company extended our work from home order until May 1. I am not going anywhere near Vegas until later in the summer when I feel more confident the numbers should be down. But I would never begrudge someone who feels ok going, just make sure that you are being careful because there will be no way to know if it really has passed by then, which I don't think it will have.
     
    I hope things are normal by then
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