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The newly renovated rooms at Golden Nugget are as good as gold

The newly renovated rooms at Golden Nugget are as good as gold

With Christmas fast approaching, everyone’s thoughts are focused on gift giving…or, let’s be honest, gift getting. And what better thing to bestow or receive than a stay at a fine hotel in downtown Vegas? In early August, Golden Nugget (its name alone implies luxury) began a major undertaking – renovating 462 rooms on the first [...]

Hot cocktails to warm your Vegas nights

Hot cocktails to warm your Vegas nights

This is the time of year when everyone understands why we live in Vegas. The air outside is just the right temperature to huddle under a hoodie, sit by a heat lamp and sample some of the best hot cocktails around. So whether you’re here to escape the snow back home, or you’re used to [...]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 19 – 21, 2014

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 19 – 21, 2014

It’s the last weekend before the holidays are officially upon us. If you’re like most people, you’re probably all stressed out and frantically trying to buy last minute gifts. We suggest you relax, come to Vegas and just have some holiday fun. We’ve got four suggestions to put you in the spirit of the season [...]

Best Vegas clubs for New Year’s Eve

Best Vegas clubs for New Year’s Eve

Aside from the built-in excuse to sneak a kiss in public, the best thing about New Year’s Eve is the entertainment. And no place on Earth puts together a better lineup of NYE headliners than Las Vegas. From pop superstars to pop-rap superstars to other pop-rap superstars, Vegas clubs know what fans want to see [...]

Q&A with comedian Katt Williams

Q&A with comedian Katt Williams

Comedian, rapper and actor Katt Williams will be bringing his animated “Born Again…Again” tour to The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for a hilarious one-night engagement at the end of December. The uninhibited stand-up comic best known for his role as Money Mike in the comedy film “Friday After Next,” not only [...]

Eat your way into the new year at these 20 Las Vegas restaurants

Eat your way into the new year at these 20 Las Vegas restaurants

New Year’s Eve is kind of a big deal in Las Vegas. We have celebrities. We have shows. We have extravagant parties. We have a massive fireworks display. And we certainly don’t skimp on food. Lots of Vegas restaurants go all-out for New Year’s Eve, offering special menus and indulgent dishes for the night. No [...]

The man behind the magic: Mac King and his comedy magic show

The man behind the magic: Mac King and his comedy magic show

Recently extending his Harrah’s residency four more years, Mac King has officially been dubbed by us, (we are official enough right?) the Las Vegas King of Comical Magic, seeing that he is the longest running magician in Vegas to be working at the same hotel. “I will have been here for 15 years in January,” [...]

It’s beginning to look a lot like Vegas winter cocktails

It’s beginning to look a lot like Vegas winter cocktails

The whole “alcohol makes you warmer” thing may have been busted, but we can still pretend that we’re drinking to ward off the cold. Sure, it doesn’t get that cold in Vegas, and these are all pretty much cold drinks, but stop pulling this apart and just enjoy yourself. Here are some of the coolest [...]

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 12 – 14, 2014

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 12 – 14, 2014

This weekend in Vegas, get ready to rock out and laugh hard. As NFR comes to a close, there’s still time for a good country music show or a few rib ticklers from country funny men. And if that’s not your bag, this weekend has plenty of alt, indie and every other kind of rock [...]

Bellagio rolls out the holiday decorations, tree and chocolate

Bellagio rolls out the holiday decorations, tree and chocolate

The Bellagio welcomes the holiday season with a 42-foot-tall Christmas tree, frolicking polar bears, mischevious penguins and a lot of chocolate. Towering over tourists in the Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, the resort’s Christmas tree is bedecked with 2,500 ornaments and 7,000 LED lights. A few feet away, a family of polar bears created out of [...]

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