10Mth Tourists at Las Vegas’ Eiffel Tower Greeted by Showgirls, Celebs

10Mth Tourists at Las Vegas’ Eiffel Tower Greeted by Showgirls, Celebs

Two Brits in Vegas to get married got baguettes, berets and some excitement for being the 10 millionth site visitors to the Eiffel Tower at the Paris Hotel and Casino.

Martin Layton and his fiancee Sarah Connell came all the real means from the UK to be married in Las Vegas; absolutely nothing particularly unusual about that, of course. What made their escapade unique, but, was becoming the 10,000,000th visitors to the Las Vegas’ Eiffel Tower at the Paris Hotel, replete with dancing girls and celebrities.

Entertainers On Hand

Not only showgirls greeted the couple that is surprised American Idol winner and now Las Vegas performer Taylor Hicks, the cast of the Jersey Boys, and, the unavoidable mime were also on hand to congratulate the delighted duo, Vegas-style.

It was old-school Las vegas showmanship, but it nevertheless tickled the involved Brits.

‘Here our company is,’ said Martin Layton. ‘we nevertheless can not believe it.’

Mind you, with it just a hop, skip and a jump across the Pond, these two have been to the real Eiffel Tower in Paris. But no one at the one in France made them feel this special. The Paris marketing team was actually waiting and watching for # 10M to enter (since the property’s opening in 1999), so they could pounce in fact, like some kookie 1960s episode of ‘Candid camera.

Followed by Marketing

Naturally, they had to set up their marks, so as the few stepped on the Tower’s elevator, the marketing group followed, pretending become shooting a video marketing promotion and asking the couple if they would mind being interviewed for it. Continue reading “10Mth Tourists at Las Vegas’ Eiffel Tower Greeted by Showgirls, Celebs”