Reservations

1941

The El Cortez Is Born

1945

The El Cortez Is Sold
Interior Remodel

1946

Houssels Reacquires The El Cortez

1950

Remodeled

1952

Grand Opening
Marquee Installed

1953

Supper Club Renamed

1955

Only Female Maitre ‘D

1957

Goodbye Pirate Theme

1958

Celebrity Lounge Opens

1960

Lounge Renamed

1963

Jackie Gaughan Purchases El Cortez

1980

Tower II Is Built

2006

El Cortez Renovates

2008

Ike Gaming

2009

Cabana Suites

2010

“Design A Suite”
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