Las Vegas, Nev. – June 16, 2010 – Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower will host a “Red, White and You” pool party on Sunday, July 4 starting at 11 a.m. It will be the ultimate Independence Day party, open to the public with free cover, drink and food specials and live entertainment. The ultra sexy girls from BITE® and the cast of American Superstars™ will make special appearances throughout the day to ensure the party keeps rocking. After a full day of partying, revelers will want to head up to Level 107 Lounge or Air Bar, the highest bar in Las Vegas located on level 108. These will be the best spots on the Strip to watch fireworks all over the Las Vegas valley.

Drinks will be flowing with $2 Jello shots, $18 Absolut Exposure pitchers, $9 Independence Punch and $10 vodka-infused baby watermelon. There is no better way to celebrate America than with a barbeque, so Stratosphere is offering $6 food specials including Jim Beam-roasted garlic barbeque smoked brisket on a Kaiser roll with jalapeno pineapple cole slaw, ancho chili barbequed grilled chicken sandwich with jalapeno pineapple cole slaw and Budweiser-braised bratwurst with sautéed peppers and onions. All sandwiches are accompanied by Cajun kettle chips.

Guests can play to win poolside at Bikini Blackjack from 1 p.m. until closing with beautiful bikini-clad dealers. DJ Sol Sirch will spin the sounds of summer to entertain pool party guests from noon to 8 p.m. Volleyball, beer pong, bags and other fun beach games will be set up on the deck.

Located outdoors on the eighth floor of the World Tower, the Level 8 Pool features a 67,000 square foot deck, hot tub, private cabanas and poolside café and bar.

About Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower
Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower is a Las Vegas Strip resort with an 80,000 sq. ft. casino. The 1,149-ft. Stratosphere Tower is the tallest free standing observation tower in the United States, featuring the Top of the World restaurant and highest view of the Las Vegas Strip from the Observation Deck; SkyJump Las Vegas and thrill rides, Big Shot, XScream and Insanity. Known as a great value to gamblers, Stratosphere is located close to the Convention Center at the gateway to downtown Las Vegas. It features 2,427 guest rooms and suites, uniquely themed restaurants, The Tower Shops and the American Superstars and Bite shows. Additionally, Stratosphere’s acePLAY program allows players to enjoy awards, comps and exclusives based on their loyalty to American Casino & Entertainment’s four properties: Stratosphere Casino, Hotel and Tower on the Las Vegas Strip, Aquarius Casino Resort in Laughlin, Nevada and two Arizona Charlie's locations in Las Vegas. For more information, visit StratosphereHotel.com, call 702-380-7777 or 800-99-TOWER (998-6937).