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Making Sin City Rock City

Making Sin City Rock City

With the echoes of Life is Beautiful Festival still ringing through downtown Las Vegas, MGM Resorts International and Rock in Rio turned up the volume on Las Vegas’ next big festival. Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran and Joss Stone have been added to an already star-studded lineup for the first American Rock in Rio festival, taking [...]

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Nevada Day

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Nevada Day

From the mega parties, over-the-top costumes and general we’ll-party-until-you-pry-the-candy-bag-from-our-clenched-fist attitude, you can tell we really love Halloween here in Las Vegas. We love it so much that we take the whole day off to celebrate. Yep, that’s right, Oct. 31 is a state holiday in Nevada with schools, banks, and government offices closed. That’s commitment. [...]

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Getting into costume

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Getting into costume

We confronted demons and horrors yesterday when we told you the best places to scare the crap out of you in Las Vegas, now our Halloween countdown (just nine days left!) continues with inspirational spots to secure an Instagram-worthy costume. Sure, Vegas has its share of Party City and Halloween Spirit stores, but do you [...]

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Hometown Halloween

Vegas.com’s Halloween Countdown: Hometown Halloween

Like the candy you’re trying to make last, or the drinks you’re trying to remember swallowing, we’re counting down the days until Halloween with everything you can do in Las Vegas to celebrate. Today it’s hometown Halloween where we share spots to enjoy the Halloween season with families and friends. With parties like the Fetish [...]

Make Las Vegas your goaaalll for World Cup soccer

Make Las Vegas your goaaalll for World Cup soccer

Rio De Janeiro isn’t the only city preparing for World Cup madness. Here in Las Vegas hotels, restaurants and bars will be showing all the games and offering specials to welcome fans during the 2014 FIFA World Cup (June 12 – July 13, 2014). In Las Vegas, World Cup matches take place between 9 a.m. [...]

The Las Vegas Strip gets sweeter with Hershey’s Chocolate World opening June 3

The Las Vegas Strip gets sweeter with Hershey’s Chocolate World opening June 3

It’s the sweetest announcement we’ve received in a while. Hershey’s Chocolate World has picked  Tuesday, June 3 as its opening date. The 9 a.m. June opening will include a Kiss for Las Vegas — actually 1 million Kisses. Hershey’s Chocolate World will give out the 1 million Kisses as part of the opening ceremonies. The [...]

Spring blooms in Bellagio Conservatory

Spring blooms in Bellagio Conservatory

Raindrops on tulips, caterpillars of flowers — these are just a few of our favorite new things in the Bellagio Conservatory. Spring has blossomed in the Conservatory courtesy of Director of Horticulture Andres Garcia and a staff of more than 100 who five times a year transform the space into a botanical wonderland. Each day [...]

Photos: Treasure Island Hotel & Casino retail construction

Photos: Treasure Island Hotel & Casino retail construction

Construction continues on Treasure Islands Hotel & Casino’s new shopping complex resulting in a temporary closure of the sidewalk on the corner of Las Vegas Boulevard and Spring Mountain Road. To go north on the Strip, you will need to go inside Treasure Island Hotel & Casino and use the pedestrian overpass that connects with [...]

Million Dollar Quartet offers free show ticket to the first 100 people dressed as Elvis on Jan. 8

Million Dollar Quartet offers free show ticket to the first 100 people dressed as Elvis on Jan. 8

Break out the sequined jumpsuit, sideburns and gold sunglasses. Jan. 8, in honor of Elvis Presley’s birthday, “Million Dollar Quartet” at Harrah’s Las Vegas will offer a free show ticket to the first 100 guests who dress as the King of rock ‘n’ roll. The free ticket will be good for the 7 p.m. performance [...]

Adventuredome’s newest roller coaster to open in late January

Adventuredome’s newest roller coaster to open in late January

The Adventuredome at Circus Circus has moved closer to opening its newest thrill ride — El Loco. The final pieces of a 1,300-foot track for the roller coaster are expected to be installed this week. Already the yellow track can be seen twisting and turning underneath The Adventuredome’s pink canopy. Originally scheduled to open in [...]

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