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Go ‘Behind the Myths’ when ‘MythBusters’ comes to Las Vegas

Go ‘Behind the Myths’ when ‘MythBusters’ comes to Las Vegas

TV’s perennial myth busters are bringing their live stage show, “MythBusters: Behind the Myths,” to Las Vegas. “Behind the Myths” stars “MythBusters’” longtime co-hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage. The stage show, open to all ages, features onstage experiments, audience participation, video and behind-the-scenes stories. Some audience members will have the chance to go onstage and [...]

Drum roll, please: Go backstage with Blue Man Group

Drum roll, please: Go backstage with Blue Man Group

Blue Man Group takes fans on a backstage interactive tour of the long-running popular show at Monte Carlo in Las Vegas. If you’ve seen the show, you’ll recall the crazy-unique percussion instruments the Blue Men play. The Sunday afternoon tour lasts about an hour or so. During my onstage experience, two “Blue Men” and the [...]

Get ready to geek out at the Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con

Get ready to geek out at the Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con

Comic book aficionados can let their inner fanboys and fangirls out over their favorite creators and celebrities at the Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con June 20 – 22 at the South Point.  The event is not just for die-hard fans though. Anyone can come and enjoy the video game arena, hundreds of people in costume, [...]

EDC Las Vegas 2014’s insanely cool lineup is released

EDC Las Vegas 2014’s insanely cool lineup is released

Electric Daisy Carnival, the largest annual celebration in Las Vegas for electronic music lovers, lingers on the horizon – and it will be bigger and better than ever. This year’s event will be held June 20 – 22 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. It’s produced by Insomniac, a company renowned for creating massive multisensory [...]

Las Vegas Strip sugar rush: Hershey’s Chocolate World opens

Las Vegas Strip sugar rush: Hershey’s Chocolate World opens

Start spreading the news (and possibly some creamy peanut butter). Hershey’s Chocolate World is open on The New York-New York Brooklyn Bridge Plaza and the Las Vegas Strip has never been sweeter. The two-story candy shop is packed with offerings from all Hershey’s brand products such as Hershey’s Kisses, Hershey’s chocolate and strawberry syrup bottles [...]

Cool off with ice cream in Las Vegas

Cool off with ice cream in Las Vegas

It’s June in Las Vegas and that means it’s hot. There are lots of ways you can cool down but one of our favorites is to indulge in a nice cold, sweet scoop of ice cream or gelato. Luckily there are places all over the Strip where you can find a cool treat. When you’ve [...]

Get lucky in Las Vegas at these sexy party pits

Get lucky in Las Vegas at these sexy party pits

Some things are meant to go together. Like movies and popcorn. Or hot summer days and ice cream. Each enhances the other to create an amazing experience. The same can be said about clubbing and gambling. In Las Vegas, these two hot pursuits are often combined to form what’s known as a “party pit.” You’ll [...]

Burlesque entices, teases in Las Vegas

Burlesque entices, teases in Las Vegas

From behind the curtain, a stockinged leg suggestively appears, the audience stirs. Then a gloved arm, a single finger beckoning to the audience. The music, upbeat, playful, cues the performer to appear, fully clothed, her costume leaving so, so much to the imagination. The performer shimmies, bumps, grinds, all the while, ever-so-slowly removing one piece [...]

Las Vegas Convention Survival Guide

Las Vegas Convention Survival Guide

“Yeeeeaaaahh, I’m gonna need you to represent the company at this convention.” Dreaded words that immediately conjure visions of trudging around a convention floor networking and schmoozing all day, a boring business dinner at a bad chain restaurant packed with flair and then head back to the hotel room where there’s nothing to do but [...]

Las Vegas VooDoo Zip Line riders are all smiles

Las Vegas VooDoo Zip Line riders are all smiles

Here’s another one for your bucket list. The VooDoo Zip Line opened at the Rio hotel in Las Vegas on Sunday, sending riders at speeds of up to 35 mph, 490 feet above the Las Vegas Strip. The ride travels forwards and backwards between the Rio’s two hotel towers, offering 360-degree views of the Las [...]

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