While celebrating his tenth anniversary, King now looks forward to another five years of laughter and magic at Harrah’s Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – September 14, 2010 – Comedy-magician Mac King and Harrah’s, Las Vegas have agreed to extend their contract for another five years. Currently celebrating his show’s 10th anniversary at Harrah’s, Las Vegas the contract will ensure “The Mac King Comedy Magic Show” through 2015 for a historic 15-year run.

“This is really amazing, Harrah’s has been my home for the last 10 years and I have truly enjoyed every moment,” said King. “To continue making audiences laugh for another five years is incredible.”

Harrah’s, Las Vegas President Rick Mazer added, “We are proud of Mac King’s contributions to Harrah’s, Las Vegas and look forward to sharing his amazing talent and passion for entertaining with our guests for years to come.”

“The Mac King Comedy Magic Show” has entertained more than 1,000,000 audience members in over 5,200 shows since opening in 2000. King takes the stage at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, in the Showroom Theatre at Harrah’s, Las Vegas. Tickets are $24.95 plus tax and may be purchased by calling 1 (800) 392-9002 ext. 5111 or by visiting www.harrahs.com.

Former Las Vegas Weekly’s “Entertainer of the Year,” Mac King has been consistently lauded throughout his impressive run. Las Vegas Review-Journal named his show the “Best Bargain Show” for seven straight years (2003-2010) and deemed him “Favorite Male Las Vegan” in 2008. King, a past NBC-TV “The World’s Greatest Magic Shows” regular, has also been decorated as Magic Magazine’s “Funniest Act in Magic,” the World Magic Awards’ “Best Comedy Magician” and the Magic Castle’s “Magician of the Year.”

Recently, King published his latest children’s book, Mac King’s Campfire Magic, and released a new trick set, Lunchbox-O-Magic. Prior works from the Louisville native include the Great Big Ol’ Book-O-Magic in 2007 and the Suitcase-O-Magic in 2009.

About The Mac King Comedy Magic Show
King, one of today’s brightest and most talented magicians, takes the stage twice daily, Tuesday through Saturday, at Harrah’s Las Vegas at 1 and 3 p.m. in the Showroom Theatre. Tickets are $24.95 plus tax. Additional information on The Mac King Comedy Magic Show can be found by visiting www.mackingshow.com <http://www.mackingshow.com> .

About Harrah’s Las Vegas:
Harrah’s Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas is budget-friendly and offers something for every guest. Harrah’s outdoor bar Carnaval Court is home to some of the world’s top flair bartenders and The Range Steakhouse is a romantic venue, offering diners a breathtaking view of the Strip. Harrah’s Las Vegas hosts a wide variety of entertainment options, ranging from the comedy of Rita Rudner, Mac King and The Improv, to the longest running tribute show in the world, Legends in Concert, and live music at Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill. Harrah’s Las Vegas features more than 25,000 square feet of banquet and meeting space, and a state of the art Sports Pit that features both live gaming and sports betting. For more information visit www.harrahslasvegas.com <http://www.harrahslasvegas.com> . Find Harrah’s Las Vegas on Facebook- http://www.facebook.com/harrahsvegas and follow on Twitter- http://twitter.com/harrahsvegas