Category archives for: Attractions

East meets West at the Bellagio’s new Japanese spring exhibit

East meets West at the Bellagio’s new Japanese spring exhibit

Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto. Yep, that’s pretty much the extent of our Japanese too. But that didn’t stop the Bellagio Conservatory from sending their design team more than 5,000 miles away to study the gardens of Tokyo and Kyoto. For the first time in their history, they’ve chosen to feature a Japanese-inspired display for their [...]

Death Valley National Park: Alive and kicking

Death Valley National Park: Alive and kicking

Death Valley National Park, the place where all things come to die. Just kidding, but I know what you’re thinking: there’s nothing out there. And technically, that’s a valid concern. There really isn’t anything out there, unless you’re with someone who knows exactly what to look for. Cue Scott Rivers from Big Horn Hummer Tours and the Lone [...]

Get your superhero on at SlotZilla

Get your superhero on at SlotZilla

I never wanted to be Superman…errr Superwoman. Truthfully, I’m much more of an Iron Man kinda girl, myself. Something about his witty humor and smart mouth just speaks to me. Not to mention his impeccable taste in redheads. So when the SlotZilla team at the Fremont Street Experience invited me down for a Superman experience, I [...]

Butterflies take flight at Springs Preserve

Butterflies take flight at Springs Preserve

CALLING ALL BUG LOVERS AND TREE HUGGERS. Ahem, please excuse our language; we mean entomology and horticultural enthusiasts. Saturday, March 14 marks the day you’ve all been waiting for: The return of the Butterfly Habitat at the Springs Preserve. This seasonal exhibit features hundreds of butterflies including Mourning Cloak, Red Admiral, Painted Lady, American Lady, [...]

Elvis Presley headlining in Vegas almost 40 years after his death

Elvis Presley headlining in Vegas almost 40 years after his death

Remember when a public hip thrust was cause for covering your mouth and hiding freshly flushed cheeks? Yeah, neither do we. But before the days when near-fornication in music videos became the norm, there was the original panty dropper. The master of subtle seduction, ladies and gentleman: Elvis Aaron Presley. It’s been almost 40 years [...]

Cherub headlines Las Vegas Titanic exhibit display through March 31

Cherub headlines Las Vegas Titanic exhibit display through March 31

Editor’s Note: Cherub artifact display has been extended through March 31. Remember the heart-fluttering scene in “Titanic” where Leo stands at the bottom of the stairs, gazing up in adoration at sultry Kate?  A bronze cherub has been recovered from the murk and is all that’s left of a swanky light fixture once perched atop [...]

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 [...]

Vegas gets its tinsel on with holiday decorations and celebrations

Vegas gets its tinsel on with holiday decorations and celebrations

We may be on the naughty list (Remember what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, right Santa?), but that doesn’t mean Sin City doesn’t know how to celebrate the holidays. We’ve got crazy Christmas trees, miles of holiday lights, ice skating rinks, an army of Santas and snow! There’s no way to escape the holiday [...]

All that glitters in Vegas is gold – Fabergé exhibit opens at Bellagio

All that glitters in Vegas is gold – Fabergé exhibit opens at Bellagio

It is not just the neon and holiday lights that are glittering in Las Vegas this winter. The sparkling gold, silver, diamonds and other precious gems adorning the masterpieces of Carl Fabergé’s studios are now competing with the lights of the Las Vegas Strip to see which shine brighter. Fabergé Revealed, an exhibit of 238 [...]

Pucci, Pratt and Delano help Las Vegas get organic

Pucci, Pratt and Delano help Las Vegas get organic

Las Vegas just got more organic and we’re not talking about the restaurants. With the exhibit Organic Matter, the lobby of the Delano Las Vegas has been transformed into a fashion runway featuring 12 pieces of wearable textile art designed by students from the Pratt Institute in collaboration with design guru Ralph Pucci. Stretching from [...]

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