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You can bet on these sports books for March basketball in Vegas

You can bet on these sports books for March basketball in Vegas

It’s March and that means college basketball fans will be heading to Vegas in droves to wager on and watch all of the action on the courts. If you’re a sports bettor there are many choices when it comes to sports books around town. Here are 10 of our favorites where you can watch the [...]

Top contenders: 10 of the coolest bars for viewing sports in Vegas

Top contenders: 10 of the coolest bars for viewing sports in Vegas

Looking for a place to cheer on your favorite team in Vegas? With the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, better known as March Madness, nearly upon us, you may be wondering where to go. Of course, you’ll want to choose a bar that offers tasty snacks, multiple beers on tap, numerous flat-screen TVs and a rowdy [...]

Dine out for a good cause during Las Vegas Restaurant Week

Dine out for a good cause during Las Vegas Restaurant Week

Sit down to breakfast, lunch or dinner and strike a blow against hunger in Southern Nevada at the same time. Las Vegas’ Spring Restaurant Week, beginning this Friday, is a win-win situation for everyone. Participants get to try restaurants throughout Las Vegas and indulge in special three-course menus and Three Square food bank receives a [...]

Fasten your seat belt for NASCAR fun in Vegas

Fasten your seat belt for NASCAR fun in Vegas

From helicopter transportation to parties on the Strip, VEGAS.com has you covered for NASCAR 2014. Approximately 200,000 fans will be off to the races at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Thursday, March 6 through Sunday, March 9. With numbers like that, traffic can sometimes be an issue. So why not leave the driving to the [...]

Writing women interpret Bellagio’s “Painting Women”

Writing women interpret Bellagio’s “Painting Women”

The new exhibit at the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art,  Painting Women: Works from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,  tells a powerful story of the development of women artists during an era when they were yet to be fully recognized. The exhibit showcases 34 paintings arranged thematically from the 1870s through the mid-20th century including [...]

Let the good times roll in Vegas for Mardi Gras

Let the good times roll in Vegas for Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras, also known as Fat Tuesday, is basically a day where you get a free pass to eat and drink all you want. It’s traditionally the day for indulging and eating rich foods before fasting and giving up your favorite things for Lent. In Vegas we know a thing or two about indulgence and [...]

Seven of Vegas’ pool clubs are ready to spring into March

Seven of Vegas’ pool clubs are ready to spring into March

Here we go again…the nicest thing about the end of winter in Vegas is the arrival of pool party season. Many of the resorts on the Strip house dayclubs that open when the temperatures begin to rise. That means lots of good times – drinking, tanning, cavorting and chilling out to the beat of DJ-spun [...]

Jubilee to return March 17 at Bally’s Las Vegas

Jubilee to return March 17 at Bally’s Las Vegas

The last of the Vegas showgirl revues, Jubilee is returning to the Strip March 17. Jubilee opened in July 1981 and had remained virtually untouched since. Last year, Bally’s announced the iconic showgirl production would be refreshed under the direction of Frank Gatson Jr., noted for his work as singer Beyoncé Knowles’ choreographer. The show [...]

Five things to look forward to with Guns N’ Roses residency

Five things to look forward to with Guns N’ Roses residency

Any metal fan knows of Guns N’ Roses’ influence on the music scene, rock or otherwise. Their videos were epic, hitting new heights in production value and cost. They released two albums, “Use Your Illusion” I and II back-to-back, and the albums debuted at Nos. 2 and 1, respectively. Their breakout album, “Appetite for Destruction,” [...]

Vegas Indoor Skydiving sets Guinness World Record

Vegas Indoor Skydiving sets Guinness World Record

I think it’s safe to say that the folks over at Vegas Indoor Skydiving are walking on air. The company’s general manager, Brad Hess, not only broke the current world record for front somersaults in one minute in a wind tunnel — he totally crushed it. Hess did 53 somersaults at 10 a.m. on Feb. [...]

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