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Global Winter Wonderland hosts first responders appreciation night

Posted at 10:37 PM, Dec 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-29 01:38:58-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Global Winter Wonderland will be hosting a first responders appreciation night.

The multicultural theme park at the Rio hotel-casino will offer complimentary admission to all active and retired first responders, along with a guest, on Dec. 30 starting at 5 p.m.

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This offer is good for firefighters, police, paramedics, emergency medical technicians and personnel, according to an event news release.

Guests will have the chance to travel around the world in one night while viewing larger-than-life lantern designs of landmarks from all seven continents. The views also include the incredible feats of strength of the Shaolin Warriors, Chinese acrobats, wire walkers and more.

The new family event open during the holiday season also features numerous carnival rides, international cuisine, live entertainment, and celebrations of holiday traditions from various cultures around the world.

More information about the Global Winter Wonderland can be found here.