Dining, Amenities, Entertainment
January 1, 2023


Handmade dim sum by Bay Area’s HL Peninsula restaurants available for a few more weeks at YouYu restaurant, Martin Yan burger and Vietnamese concert


With Lunar New Year-themed promotions happening throughout January, along with special events to celebrate the big day, join Hard Rock Hotel Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain to celebrate the Lunar New Year 2023 Year of The Rabbit. 

Lion Dance - Bringing good luck and fortune to everyone watching, enjoy the mesmerizing performance of traditional lion dancers around the property this Sunday at 6:00 PM.

YouYu restaurant special partnership with iconic Northern California Asian restaurants Hard Rock’s signature Asian restaurant, YouYu, will feature specials throughout the month and showcase a special handmade dim sum menu from HL Peninsula restaurants located in the San Francisco Bay Area. Another Bay Area favorite, Sun Hai Fung BBQ, supplies the roasted duck and BBQ pork on the YouYu menu. HL Peninsula will also be catering the Lunar New Year Gala later this month (sold out). Additionally, one of Chinatown’s oldest bakery operators, AA Bakery, will be preparing the Gala dinner dessert. Throughout the month, Unity Card members can enter to win prizes in our Fortune Cookie giveaway, with cookies provided by Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Company. 


Vietnamese Lunar New Year Celebration in Hard Rock Live at 5:00 P.M. on Sunday, Jan. 29 featuring artists including: Minh Tuyet, Thanh Thao, Ha Vy, Huong Tram, Dang Vinh and many others. 

Martin Yan’s Celebrity Burger is available in Hard Rock Café through end of January.  Chef’s creation is a fresh 8 oz. hand-ground beef patty, a slice of Cheddar cheese, topped with grilled Shitake mushrooms, Chef Yan’s Aioli, Chef Yan’s Asian Slaw, kimchi, pickled daikon and fried onion strings, all within a fresh Brioche bun. 

“We work closely with the Asian community throughout Northern California and showcase many of their iconic businesses that have operated for decades. This year’s Lunar New Year is a nod to the history and culture of Asia but also an opportunity to spotlight the significance of guanxi, building relationships with businesses here in Northern California to create a community of trust and respect,” said Mark Birtha, President of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain.

Lion and Dragon Dance

Sunday, Jan. 22, 2022

6:00 P.M. (Full Lion dance including Dragon)


Martin Yan Burger at Hard Rock Café

Through end of January

Vietnamese Lunar New Year Celebration

 5:00PM Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023 – Concert in Hard Rock Live


Handmade dim sum specialties by HL Peninsula available at YouYu restaurant

Through March (a new restaurant will be featured in Q2)

About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain features the latest in live music and entertainment, hospitality, world-class gaming, and exceptional cuisine. The property is Hard Rock’s first Vegas-style casino in California and offers a hotel with multiple suite options, a large gaming facility with 1,600 slot machines and 60 table games, along with an outdoor pool and deck area, large meeting space and five unparalleled restaurants. HARD ROCK LIVE is a flexible event center with the capability to host a multitude of programs including live shows, premier sporting events, galas featuring up to 2,500 seats or over 3,500 occupants for general admission, with no spectator further than 140-feet from the stage. The property recently opened ROCKTANE GAS + SMOKE, a new Hard Rock branded state-of-the-art gas service station and drive through smoke shop, the first on the West Coast. The property includes signature brand amenities like the Sound of Your Stay® in-room music program, a Rock Shop®, Unity Store, and a Body Rock® fitness center. Additionally, the project marks a historic partnership between two Native American Tribes – The Seminole Tribe of Florida, owners of Hard Rock International, and Enterprise Rancheria. Owners of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain property, the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria is a sovereign Native American Nation offering diverse tribal government services and programs that improve the quality of life for its some 1,000 tribal citizens and surrounding communities in Northern California. For more information on Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain visit casino.hardrock.com/sacramento.

About Hard Rock®:

Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies with venues in over 70 countries spanning 255 locations that include owned/licensed or managed Rock Shops®, Live Performance Venues and Cafes. HRI also launched a joint venture named Hard Rock Digital in 2020, an online sportsbook, retail sportsbook and internet gaming platform. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world’s largest and most valuable collection of authentic music memorabilia at more than 86,000 pieces, which are displayed at its locations around the globe. In 2022, Hard Rock Hotels was honored as the number one brand in Outstanding Guest Satisfaction for the second year in a row among Upper Upscale Hotels in J.D. Power’s North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Study. This designation is the fourth consecutive year the iconic brand has been among top brands in this category. HRI is the first privately-owned gaming company designated U.S. Best Managed Company by Deloitte Private and The Wall Street Journal for the second year. Hard Rock was also honored by Forbes among the World’s Best Employers, as well as Best Employer for Women, Diversity and New Grads and a Top Large Employer in the Travel & Leisure, Gaming, and Entertainment Industry. In the 2022 Global Gaming Awards, Hard Rock was named Land-Based Operator of the Year for the second time in four years. In 2021, Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos received first place ranking in the Casino Gaming Executive Satisfaction Survey conducted by Bristol Associates Inc. and Spectrum Gaming Group for six of the last seven years. Hard Rock International currently holds investment grades from primary investment rating agencies: S&P Global Ratings (BBB) and Fitch Ratings (BBB). For more information on Hard Rock International, visit www.hardrock.com or shop.hardrock.com.