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Exhibit recalls Aug. 20, 1964, the day the Beatles reigned in Vegas
Exhibit recalls Aug. 20, 1964, the day the Beatles reigned in Vegas

Las Vegas is remembering the one day on which the Beatles performed together on a Sin City stage. Joined by performers from “Love,” the Beatles-themed Cirque du Soleil   show at the Mirage, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority on Tuesday (today) is to unveil a multimedia exhibit that memorializes Aug. 20, 1964, as the day Beatlemania overtook the town. The free exhibit, displayed in the lobby of the Las Vegas Convention Center not far from the spot where the Beatles played, remembers the day through the eyes of the fans who flocked to the airport, the Sahara Hotel and the venue. A single concert had been planned in the 700-seat Congo Room at the Sahara,...

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