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Santa Jaws and Santa Claus make holiday appearances at Shark Reef

Santa Jaws and Santa Claus make holiday appearances at Shark Reef

There’s no shortage of Santa Claus appearances in Las Vegas this holiday season, but there is only one spot where you can see Santa Jaws – Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay. For select days in December, Santa Claus will appear for photos and listen to last-minute Christmas wishes of children at Shark Reef’s shipwreck [...]

Las Vegas toasts Repeal Day with booze, jazz and more booze

Las Vegas toasts Repeal Day with booze, jazz and more booze

Tomorrow, December 5, marks the 80th anniversary of Repeal Day. What better way to mark the end of Prohibition than to enjoy a toast with a legal drink of alcohol. Across Las Vegas, bars and attractions will be raising a glass on this historic day. Ground zero of the celebrations will be at The Mob [...]

Winter in Venice at The Venetian Las Vegas in pictures

Winter in Venice at The Venetian Las Vegas in pictures

The decorations are up and the performers are ready as Winter in Venice kicks off at The Venetian and The Palazzo now through Jan. 5, 2014. The two resorts will be offering a variety of attractions and entertainment including top name entertainment, a skating rink, character performances, a fantasy scene in The Palazzo Waterfall Atrium [...]

Women artists take the spotlight at the Bellagio Gallery in 2014

Women artists take the spotlight at the Bellagio Gallery in 2014

Female artists will headline the next exhibit at the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art. Opening Feb. 14, 2014, “Painting Women: Works from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston” will feature 34 paintings from 1860 – 1950. The exhibit will spotlight women’s artistic achievements as domestic independence and increased opportunities for artistic education resulted in a [...]

Veterans Day celebrations, specials kick off this weekend in Vegas

Veterans Day celebrations, specials kick off this weekend in Vegas

Las Vegas is honoring veterans and active service members beginning this weekend through November with a variety of events and discounts. The celebration kicks off Saturday, Nov. 9 at the Fremont Street Experience with a free concert by Gary Sinise & The Lt. Dan Band at 7 p.m. Special guest Phil Vandel will perform first [...]

Grand Canyon South Rim re-opens

Grand Canyon South Rim re-opens

Under a deal between state and federal governments, limited areas of national parks have re-opened including portions of the Grand Canyon. President Obama’s administration has OK’d the re-opening with the caveat that the states must pay for the operation of the parks. Arizona has agreed to pay $651,000 to re-open the Grand Canyon for seven [...]

Vegas Experts: Behind the Scenes with Recycled Percussion

VEGAS.com Expert Haley Etchison goes behind the scenes with Recycled Percussion and gets drummed off stage.

Vegas Experts: Behind The Scenes with The Scintas

VEGAS.com Show Expert Haley Etchison goes behind the scenes with Las Vegas’ first family of entertainment – The Scintas – to talk about their new show at the D Las Vegas.

Tips on tipping in Las Vegas

Tips on tipping in Las Vegas

Tipping, like politics and religion, is a verboten subject if you ever want to get through a holiday dinner without an argument. It is a highly personal decision, impacted by your own experiences, morals and even social guilt. No one wants to be perceived as stingy, but no one wants to tip after a horrible [...]

Hershey’s Chocolate World to open in Vegas this winter at NY – NY

Hershey’s Chocolate World to open in Vegas this winter at NY – NY

Las Vegas’ chocolate addiction continues with news that a Hershey’s Chocolate World store will open this winter at New York – New York Hotel & Casino. Located between the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge on the hotel’s east side, the store will enjoy prime placement on the Las Vegas Strip. The store’s façade [...]

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