Press Release

NEW WEDDING PACKAGES AT THE MOB MUSEUM INCLUDE FIRST-EVER OVERNIGHT SLEEPING WITH THE MOB EXPERIENCE

LAS VEGAS (February 2015) – Getting married in Vegas? Wow your guests and guarantee lifelong memories by holding your nuptials at The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement. From a quick daytime wedding, to an overnight buyout of the entire venue, weddings at The Mob Museum can be as casual or as elaborate as the couple desires. The one constant—whether they any couple marrying at the Museum can rest assured they’ll have one of the most distinctive backdrops imaginable.

For the first time, couples can opt for the ultimate Mob Museum wedding experience they and their guests will never forget: Sleeping with the Mob. This overnight package begins with a wedding ceremony in the Museum’s historic courtroom at 8 p.m., followed by appetizers and cocktails. It concludes at 9 a.m. the next day with continental breakfast. In between, the wedding party and guests will enjoy a courtroom screening of “Casino,” a midnight Museum Scavenger Hunt, a courtroom slumber party for up to 50 guests and a lineup photo.

Officiants able to perform weddings at The Mob Museum include former Mayor of the City of Las Vegas Oscar B. Goodman, the visionary behind the creation of the Museum. He famously made a name for himself while serving as legal counsel for reputed mobsters such as Meyer Lansky, Frank “Lefty” Rosenthal and Anthony Spilotro, among others. Also available to officiate weddings is former leader of the “Hole in the Wall Gang” and Chicago Outfit enforcer, Frank Culotta. Later in life, he gave evidence against his friend Tony “The Ant” Spilotro.

Other Mob Museum wedding packages include:

Daytime Quick Wedding

  • Location: historic courtroom
  • Duration: 20-minute ceremony
  • Guest maximum: 20
  • Included amenities: one hour of Museum access for a photo shoot, all-day access to Museum exhibits for all guests
  • Available during operating hours only

Married to the Mob

  • Location: historic courtroom
  • Duration: 20-minute ceremony
  • Guest maximum: 50
  • Included amenities: minister fee, bouquet and boutonniere, Mob Museum flasks for couple, traditional wedding music, wedding certificate signed by Oscar B. Goodman, one hour of photography at Museum with rights to the images, access to Museum exhibits to all guests
  • Available during operating hours only

An Affair to Remember

  • Location: historic courtroom
  • Duration: four hours, inclusive of ceremony and reception
  • Guest maximum: 100
  • Included amenities: bouquet and boutonniere, aisle and pew décor, traditional wedding music, three hours photography at Museum with rights to the images, access to Museum exhibits for all guests, Mob Museum flasks for couple, tray-passed appetizers, three-hour call brand bar with bartender and supplies, 3-5 highboys with linens (dependent upon guest count), DJ for four hours, lighting, staging, dance floor, souvenir wedding certificate signed by Oscar B. Goodman, lineup photo souvenir of wedding party

All-In Love

  • Location: historic courtroom
  • Duration: four hours inclusive of ceremony and reception
  • Guest maximum: 100
  • Included amenities: bouquet and boutonniere, aisle and pew décor, traditional wedding music, three hour photography package with rights to images, access to Museum exhibits for all guests, Mob Museum flasks and fedoras for couple, three-hour buffet-style reception (1 salad, 2 sides, 2 entrees, dinner rolls), three-hour call brand bar with bartender and supplies, round tables with linens, DJ for four hours, lighting, staging, dance floor, souvenir wedding certificate signed by Oscar B. Goodman, lineup photo souvenir of wedding party

Big Italian Wedding

  • Location: historic courtroom
  • Duration: four hours inclusive of ceremony and reception
  • Guest maximum: 100
  • Included amenities: bouquet and boutonniere, aisle and pew décor, traditional wedding music, three hour photography package with rights to images, access to Museum exhibits for all guests, fedoras for couple, three-hour Italian buffet with beer and wine, Mob Museum bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon, souvenir wedding certificate signed by Oscar B. Goodman

For more information about planning a wedding and pricing at The Mob Museum, please call the sales department, at (702) 724-8622 or email at  nnormile@themobmuseum.org.