Las Vegas is about to become the happiest city on Earth. The interactive, immersive pop-up exhibit with larger-than-life installations and multi-sensory themed rooms, Happy Place is coming to The Shoppes at Mandalay Place Friday, August 23.
Happy Place features 15,000 square feet of once-in-a-lifetime moments including a Super Bloom with 40,000 handmade gold flowers, an Upside Down room that defies gravity and bends reality, a six-foot-tall X’s and O’s covered in thousands of mirrored squares and surrounded by red lips, the World’s Largest Indoor Confetti Dome, a Giant Rainbow with a Pot of Happiness that guests can jump into, the signature Rubber Ducky Bathtub of Fun, the Cookie Room offering aromas of freshly baked cookies, the life-size Unicorn named Cornelius, plus other friendly fantasy rooms.
So far Happy Place has brought smiles to such celebrities as Diplo, Hilary Duff, JoJo Siwa, Kerry Washington, Kourtney Kardashian, Marshmallow, New Kids On the Block, Olivia Wilde, Rashida Jones, Travis Barker and more.
In addition to the many themed rooms, Happy Place will bring its charity Lemonade Stand to Las Vegas, with net proceeds benefitting local charities. To date, Happy Place has donated over $100,000 to local groups in the four cities it has resided in.
Happy Place’s founder, Jared Paul, is on a mission to raise his children surrounded by positivity and joy. “HAPPY PLACE exists to provide an oasis for people of all ages and backgrounds to come together and embrace moments of happiness in their everyday lives. It’s been incredible to see all of the smiles created and lives it has touched so far,” said Paul in a statement. “I am thrilled that we are coming to Las Vegas, which is already full of so much joy and HAPPY. I look forward to seeing how the city will express itself using HAPPY PLACE!”
“Las Vegas is home to the biggest residency artists in the world, who bring so much joy to thousands of guests each year,” said Kurt Melien, president of Live Nation Las Vegas in a statement. “I cannot think of a better complement to these shows and a more perfect addition to the Las Vegas entertainment landscape than HAPPY PLACE!”
Mandalay Bay President and COO Chuck Bowling said in a statement, "We look forward to the arrival of HAPPY PLACE at The Shoppes at Mandalay Place this summer. Its social popularity and success in prior markets lead us to believe it will quickly become a leading entertainment destination for Las Vegas visitors. We can’t wait for our guests to find another ’happy place’ to experience within the resort."
Happy Place will be open Monday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.