Daily Archives: August 20, 2014

The Beatles arrive in Las Vegas 50 years ago this hour (Aug 20 1964)

Video: 'BEATLES 32 Days 25 Cities 32 Shows LAS VEGAS 1964' (Aug. 20, 1964, at :20-:37)

(Thursday, August 20, 1964, 1:45 a.m. PDT) — The Beatles arrived at the Old McCarran Field at McCarran International Airport early this morning in Las Vegas, from where they were driven to the Sahara Hotel. Two thousand fans defied the city curfew to see them arrive.