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Vegas Weekender: Headliners dazzle while rodeo continues to rock Vegas

Vegas Weekender: Headliners dazzle while rodeo continues to rock Vegas

NFR is still in full force on its final weekend in Vegas, while the holiday spirit starts to ramp up a notch. Catch a concert, hang out with some cowboys or check out one of the various Santas in town. Either way, it’s going to be a fun time to be in Las Vegas. Shows [...]

Weekender: Vegas is going crazy about Cirque and going country for NFR

Weekender: Vegas is going crazy about Cirque and going country for NFR

Las Vegas is going cowboy this weekend, as Wrangler’s National Finals Rodeo comes to town. Expect country musicians, blue collar comedians and rodeo-themed drink specials aplenty, so dust off your boots and get ready! Shows and Concerts In “KÀ,” Cirque du Soleil puts on an action-packed adventure inspired by Asian mythology. Unlike many other Cirque [...]

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at one of Las Vegas’ nightclubs

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at one of Las Vegas’ nightclubs

New Year’s Eve in Vegas is a sight to behold. People as far as the eye can see on the Las Vegas Strip and clubs packed body-to-body to celebrate the end of the old and the beginning of the new. 2012-2013 is looking to be one of the best ever, with a plethora of A-list [...]

Come as you are: Denny’s on Fremont is totally Vegas

Come as you are: Denny’s on Fremont is totally Vegas

Neonopolis’ newest tenant is a real grand slam. Denny’s first “flagship” location, Denny’s on Fremont, is open for business and it’s dripping with “Only in Vegas” charm. Even by this city’s standards, this is a unique building. The first detail most people will notice, after the neon Denny’s signage, are the yellow lines or “ribbon” [...]

Las Vegas’ country bars are ready for NFR

Las Vegas’ country bars are ready for NFR

With the National Finals Rodeo coming to town on Dec. 6, it’s just about that time of year where Vegas gets a little bit of cowboy flavor to it. We’ve rounded up some of the most fun country venues in town for this special occasion, so you can dust off those boots and get ready [...]

Vegas Weekender: Walk this way to the psychic of your dreams

Vegas Weekender: Walk this way to the psychic of your dreams

It’s an interesting weekend in Las Vegas, to say the least. You’ve got rock legends Aerosmith and Cheap Trick playing MGM on the same night, the Silverton’s King of Pop tribute, ice skaters, pro-gamers and a psychic. Sure, those last few sound like they’re going to build up to a punchline, but this weekend is [...]

Welcome to the neighborhood, Commonwealth

Welcome to the neighborhood, Commonwealth

I had the chance to attend a tasting at Fremont East newcomer Commonwealth last night and, though one could wax poetic forever about the flourishes and character of the joint (and oh, I will), it all boils down to one thing: This is a very worthy addition to the popular downtown bar district. The place [...]

Light Group, Cirque du Soleil and Mandalay Bay let there be ‘Light’

Light Group, Cirque du Soleil and Mandalay Bay let there be ‘Light’

Light Group is bringing back a name from their past while looking to the future of nightlife. Light, a collaboration with Cirque du Soleil, is coming to Mandalay Bay in March 2013, adding a “chic, fashion-forward” 38,000-square-foot venue to the resort. If you have good memory, you might recall a previous club called Light in [...]

Your Las Vegas bachelor party isn’t complete without some of these…

Your Las Vegas bachelor party isn’t complete without some of these…

It’s your buddy’s last night of freedom, huh? Though every bachelor party is a bit different, there are a handful of expected must-haves for them, which get even more ramped up when you throw Vegas into the equation. If you’re still filling in a few gaps in your bachelor party to-do list, here’s a list [...]

Bagatelle’s ‘Night of Masks’ offers a peek of what’s to come

Bagatelle’s ‘Night of Masks’ offers a peek of what’s to come

­­­­ After months of build-up and anticipation, Bagatelle at the Tropicana is ready. The long-awaited supper club and nightclub is finally open for a “sneak preview,” following a Halloween masquerade celebration with Dylan McDermott of “American Horror Story,” DJ Mitch LJ and pop star Ultra Naté. Revelers partied into the early morning hours, inaugurating what is [...]

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