Hard Rock is spreading the message of rock from city to city, and now, the world-famous brand is taking Almaty.
Hard Rock International announced the opening of the country's first Hard Rock Cafe in the territory of Kazakhstan. The new cafe is located in the heart of downtown, near one of the main streets, Seifullin Avenue, on the crossroads of Amangeldy and Karasai batyr streets.
Hard Rock Cafe Almaty boasts three floors, including a large Rock Shop on the first floor featuring rock 'n' roll-inspired items, as well as collectible Hard Rock Cafe Almaty merchandise available only at this location. The second floor features a huge central bar and restaurant seating with exquisite booth lounges. There is also an entertainment stage with state of the art audio to host live music and DJ events showcasing the region's emerging talent as well as international acts. The third floor offers intimate restaurant and booth dining with the addition of two VIP lounge areas, perfect for soaking up the vibrant late night entertainment.
Fans will be able to see items from legendary and contemporary musicians from around the world, including jewelry worn by international superstar Rihanna; a sewn jacket worn by King of Rock 'n' Roll Elvis Presley; a pair of black loafers worn by King of Pop Michael Jackson; a Gibson Guitar played by influential rock guitarist Angus Young of AC/DC and many more.
Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include San Juan, Asuncion and Marseille. New Hard Rock Hotel projects include Daytona Beach, Los Cabos, Dallas-Fort Worth, Abu Dhabi, and Shenzhen and Haikou in China.