New York City
- On March 1, Caesars Entertainment Corporation successfully launched the "Escape to Total Rewards" national promotion with four simultaneous cross-country concert events. Concerts took place in Chicago
, New Orleans and Los Angeles as well.
Mariah Carey. (Courtesy Photo: Getty Images)
The New York event found fans and consumers alike gathered at the historic Gotham Hall in New York City, with excitement and anticipation to the kick-off of "Escape to Total Rewards." As the countdown clock hit zero, Mel B.
hosted one of four concert events, introducing performances by Sean "Diddy" Combs
and Mariah Carey
. Guests were treated to an intimate experience in celebration of Total Rewards.
The VIP Diamond Lounges had the crowds fully engaged with the exciting Escape to Total Rewards Game, photo booths and multi-media video screens. Katharine McPhee
and Katrina Bowden
chatted in the Diamond Lounge, and expressed how excited they were to see Mariah Carey and Sean "Diddy" Combs perform on the same night and stage.
Carey beamed with happiness as she shared stories of her twins with the crowd. Tonight's "Escape to Total Rewards" concert event marked her first performance in over two years. The audience was treated to the total experience when Mariah performed "Shake it Off," announcing they were first to hear the new version live. Sean "Diddy" Combs performed his classis hits, and shared his excitement and gratitude to be a part of this one-night only concert experience.
Celebrities in attendance included Gary Loveman
, Miss USA Alyssa Campanella
and Kimberly Chandler
, Adrienne Bailon
, Jessica White
, "Mob Wives
" Renee Graziano
, "Mob Wives" Angela 'Big Ang'" Raiola
, and Zuzanna Szadkowski