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Tiësto leaves footprints at the Fountains of Bellagio

Tiësto leaves footprints at the Fountains of Bellagio

EDM and Vegas were made for each other. One’s a bumping expression of how youth and the night coalesce into ecstatic experiences – and the other’s electronic dance music. Now the city and the sound are merging even more as the music of Tiësto, the world-renowned DJ and regular performer at Hakkasan, has been added [...]

How to save money when you fly to Vegas

How to save money when you fly to Vegas

It’s not rocket science, but to understand price fluctuations in airfares you’d probably have to get a Ph.D. in something convoluted like aviation capacity management. Although we’re not bookish academics at Vegas.com, we do consider ourselves the top intellectuals in the field of all things Vegas. And that means we know a lot about getting [...]

10 of our favorite wine bars in Las Vegas

10 of our favorite wine bars in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a city where you can buy an 88-ounce daiquiri and carry it around the Strip in a plastic souvenir guitar cup. But sometimes you just want something a little more, shall we say, refined — like a nice glass of Napa cabernet. You can find cabernets and many more of the world’s [...]

We’re your new good-looking friend that can hook you up in Vegas

We’re your new good-looking friend that can hook you up in Vegas

Don’t you wish travel sites would talk to you like you’re a person instead of a credit card number? And aren’t you the kind of person who appreciates a little hot sass? (We said “Sass” not… You’re dirty.) The new Vegas.com is stripping away the stuffy side of travel and replacing it with the slick [...]

Way more than 99 bottles of beer at Las Vegas beer festivals

Way more than 99 bottles of beer at Las Vegas beer festivals

We’ve never actually finished the song “99 Bottles of Beer” so we have no idea how long it takes. But we’d bet you could hum through the whole thing a few thousand times before Las Vegas runs out of beer. While you’re humming away, check out these upcoming beer festivals pouring into Sin City. Oktoberfest [...]

Las Vegas puts the pedal to the metal for NASCAR and beyond

Las Vegas puts the pedal to the metal for NASCAR and beyond

Start your engines, NASCAR fans. The race is on to buy tickets for the Kobalt 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, a three-day weekend of live music, entertainment and racing action speeding through the Las Vegas Motor Speedway March 6-8, 2015. The full-throttle fun continues on October 3, 2015, with the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. [...]

That’s the seat! The best sports books in Vegas for watching football

That’s the seat! The best sports books in Vegas for watching football

When it comes to watching football in a Vegas sports book, there isn’t a bad seat in the house. That’s not a cliché. It’s the simple truth. Okay, so you say a seat in a sports book can’t begin to compare to a seat on the 50-yard line. You’re right, of course. But keep this [...]

Best bars to watch football in Las Vegas

Best bars to watch football in Las Vegas

Are you ready for some football? And drinks? And bar food? And hugging total strangers when the team you both happen to be rooting for scores a touchdown against the team you’ve both arbitrarily decided to hate? Then get off the bench and get down to one of Las Vegas’ best sports bars! Party on [...]

How to celebrate Mexican Independence Day in Las Vegas

How to celebrate Mexican Independence Day in Las Vegas

If you hear people talking about El Grito this week, don’t worry — it’s not some strange new weather phenomenon caused by global warming — it’s just time for Mexican Independence Day. El Grito refers to a famous speech made by Father Miguel Hidalgo on the night of Sept. 15, 1810, rallying the Mexican people [...]

How to throw the best bachelorette party in Vegas

How to throw the best bachelorette party in Vegas

Although it’s hard to tell whether “Bridesmaids” raised or lowered the bar on bachelorette parties, the movie did show that female friendships are every bit as strong as bromances. We’re not saying that your bride-to-be wants a weekend of stag-like outrageousness that ends when she pukes or passes out in a bathroom. Wait…who are we [...]

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