The New Years celebration to welcome 2016 included a massive fireworks display. Fireworks by Gucci was behind the fireworks display from the roofs of popular hotels like MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino, Caesar’s Palace, ARIA Resort and Casino, the Venetian and other iconic hotels. Hundreds of thousands of people watched the pyrotechnics from below.

Fireworks explode over the Strip as Las Vegas rings in 2016 in this view looking north from the Foundation Room in the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016. CREDIT: Mark Damon/Las Vegas News Bureau

Fireworks explode over the Strip as Las Vegas rings in 2016 in this view looking north from the Foundation Room in the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016. CREDIT: Mark Damon/Las Vegas News Bureau

Fireworks explode over Caesars Palace during New Year's Eve celebration on the Las Vegas Strip Friday, Jan. 1, 2016. CREDIT: Sam Morris/Las Vegas News Bureau

Fireworks explode over Caesars Palace during New Year’s Eve celebration on the Las Vegas Strip Friday, Jan. 1, 2016. CREDIT: Sam Morris/Las Vegas News Bureau

Thousands of people pack the street in front of Caesars Palace during New Year's Eve celebration on the Las Vegas Strip Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015. CREDIT: Sam Morris/Las Vegas News Bureau

Thousands of people pack the street in front of Caesars Palace during New Year’s Eve celebration on the Las Vegas Strip Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015. CREDIT: Sam Morris/Las Vegas News Bureau

Claudine Williams

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