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Last month I was invited to spend the weekend at the luxury casino and hotel by Live! Casino & Hotel with my husband and we were both very excited for a little getaway just the two of us. You guys know I love traveling so of course, I said yes! The was our itinerary: Live! Hotel is your home away from home and Maryland’s premier destination for gaming, luxury hotel amenities, entertainment, dining and shopping. With 560 luxury rooms at Live! Hotel and Live! Lofts, spectacular suites, luxury day spas and salon with state-of-the-art fitness center, you can enjoy the hottest entertainment and event space for up to 1,500 meeting space for up to 800, and 10 mouth-watering restaurants ranging from fine dining to casual. We ate at The Prime Rib, Lobby Bar at David’s, and LukFu Noodle, Dim Sum restaurants. Read below to see our entire itinerary and how our weekend went at Live! Casino & Hotel. FRIDAY — 5PM Arrival / check-in 6PM Dinner reservation at The Prime Rib 8PM Howie Mandel show Play some slots, Stax Super 4 Progressive blackjack and checked out the Orchid Gaming Patio SATURDAY — 10AM Breakfast/Brunch reservation at David’s 1:00PM Live! Spa for the Live! Signature Massage Download the My Live! Rewards app not by texting APP to 65267. Live! Casino located close to Washington DC and Baltimore is Maryland’s best casino with ultimate gaming and entertainment experience. Upon arriving at the hotel, we checked into our Deluxe King room with a spacious layout and an oversized walk-in tiled shower and closet. “Art should be seen in unexpected places” As an art enthusiast, I couldn’t help but noticed all of the beautiful, one-of-a-kind artwork collection displayed throughout the hotel—from the lobby to the elevators—they instantly made me so happy! The Hotel Featured hotel amenities include 310 Guestrooms, including 52 suites, a luxury spa and salon, event center, curated artwork from international and local artist, curated by Suzi Cordish, wife of David Cordish, and so much more. There’s even a new Shop Live! Retail store, spacious marble bathroom with luxury robes, and pillow top bed, valet parking, and of course, Arundel Mills mall is just steps away. Watch the room tour on my IGTV @AlwaysCreatingBlog Dinner at The Prime Rib at Live! After we settled in we headed down to The Prime Rib restaurant for a romantic dinner for two. The Prime Rib®, the Baltimore region’s Zagat-rated #1 steakhouse. Lead by Chef Eric Littlejohn, the Prime Rib locally sourced freshest seafood and best USDA cut beef and so as you can imagine, I was looking forward to a relaxing, romantic dinner. But before we could even take a bite of our dinner I had red wine spilled all over me and the restaurant staff and manager were so kind as to pack our dinners to go. After dinner in our room, we changed and went downstairs to the Live! Casino Event Center to see Howie! The Prime Rib & Patio There’s also a patio off the main dining hall with a retractable roof that is perfect for happy hours, elegant dinner receptions and group dining events… including these amazing features…. Spacious Piano Bar Lounge Two intimate Private Dining Rooms An elegant Main Dining Room A beautiful enclosed Patio featuring an oversized glass Fireplace and retractable roof Howie Mandel Live! After dinner in our room, we changed and went downstairs to the Live! Casino Event Center to see Howie! Seeing Howie perform was surreal and a dream come true because we genuinely love him and watch him every week on AGT! He was very funny, there were so many people at the show and the energy in the room was incredible! The Live! Casino Events Center is a large auditorium big enough to host headliner shows from entertainment to poker tournaments to corporate meetings. After the show, I met up with the Casino! Instagram Giveaway winner then we hit the casino floor for to play the slots, grab some drinks, and check-out all the amazing restaurants and bars on the property! (congrats again, Cari!) Brunch at David’s The next day we went to David’s restaurant at Live! Casino & Hotel for breakfast. We ordered David’s signature buttermilk pancakes, fresh fruit and bacon and was absolutely delicious! David’s restaurant décor is just as luxurious as the hotel and lobby. I was immediately drawn to the dark wood floors, tiled columns accented by the warmth of the bar and the service was top notch. LIVE! SPA! Later in the afternoon, I went up to the luxurious spa for my spa massage appointment. The Live! Spa has a variety of massage therapies, body polishes, body wraps, and advanced skincare and anti-aging treatments. For extended stay guests who are fitness enthusiasts, there’s even a full gym fully equipped gym offering full-body strength and cardio training. Wrap up your spa experience with a luxurious and relaxing spa mani / pedi with views of the bamboo lined patio overlooking the I highly recommend the Live! signature massage—it was 50 minutes of pure relaxation and let me tell you, I’ve been to quite a few spas in my life and this experience by far surpassed any other spa experiences I’ve ever had! I had such a wonderful time getting to spend the weekend with my husband as we explored Live!, laughed at the show, dined at the eclectic David’s restaurant and romantic The Prime Rib, and enjoyed the spa. Overall, I this was an amazing experience, staying in the King Deluxe room with its beautiful oversized walk in shower with floor to ceiling marble tiles and spacious closets was absolutely incredible. I loved all of the luxury amenities of the hotel and casino, and the Live! Spa was seriously what I needed!! The Spa staff was incredible, professional, friendly, and helpful! Live! Casino & Hotel is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 7002 Arundel Mills, Circle #7777, Hanover, MD 21076 | 1-855-5MD-LIVE | Must be 21. Please play responsibly. Book now at livecasinohotel.com or call 443-445-2929. Thank you Live! Casino & Hotel for making this trip possible! SHOP THE POST This post was sponsored by Live! Casino and Hotel, Hanover, Maryland. All hotel accommodations was paid for by Live! but all opinions are mine. To sponsor future travel and/or lifestyle post here on AlwaysCreatingBlog.com, please contact me directly.