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In Las Vegas, there’s a reality TV show for everyone

In Las Vegas, there’s a reality TV show for everyone

Reality TV and Las Vegas seem to go hand in hand. We’ve long basked in the spotlight of these “unscripted” programs and everyone seems to want to join the party — even the Las Vegas City Council. The Discovery Channel starting shooting Vegas 24-7, a reality show centering on Las Vegas City Hall, last week. [...]

Free lecture showcases architect behind famous Las Vegas lobby

Free lecture showcases architect behind famous Las Vegas lobby

If you’ve ever pondered the curious shell-shaped building that serves as the Neon Museum’s visitor center, now’s your chance to learn more. Museum Scholar in Residence Dr. Leslie Luebbers will talk in depth about the La Concha Motel lobby’s architect, the late Paul Revere Williams, during a free lecture in honor of African-American History month at 7 [...]

Bellagio Conservatory celebrates the Year of the Horse

Bellagio Conservatory celebrates the Year of the Horse

A celebration of the Chinese New Year is now in full swing at the Bellagio Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. The free Las Vegas attraction will honor the Year of the Horse through March 1 with a colorful display featuring eight life-size horses frolicking atop a mountain, burning incense, flowing rivers of water, a tranquil temple, [...]

Welcome to Las Vegas sign goes solar

Welcome to Las Vegas sign goes solar

No offense, polar vortex, but if you’ve got it, flaunt it. Right? That seems to apply to the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign, which is scheduled to begin running on solar energy during a switch-flipping ceremony at 4:30 p.m. today. The iconic landmark is located in one of the sunniest spots in the United [...]

Now open at The Linq Las Vegas

Now open at The Linq Las Vegas

A handful of businesses are now open at The Linq, the $550 million entertainment district being built by Caesars Entertainment on the Las Vegas Strip. Tenants of the open-air, pedestrian-only district, located  in the corridor between The Quad and the Flamingo, began their debut in late December with the opening of Irish-themed gaming joint O’Sheas (read that story here). The [...]

Cosmopolitan Las Vegas a nocturnal habitat for artist Alisha Kerlin

Cosmopolitan Las Vegas a nocturnal habitat for artist Alisha Kerlin

Las Vegas isn’t home to a traditional zoo, but for the next few weeks you can walk among other party animals and observe, or even join an artist-at-work inside her glass cage at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Artist-in-residence Alisha Kerlin is welcoming inhabitants to her nocturnal zoo habitat in the P3 Studio from 6 to [...]

From flowers to gingerbread, the holidays are handcrafted at Wynn Las Vegas

From flowers to gingerbread, the holidays are handcrafted at Wynn Las Vegas

Wynn Las Vegas has handcrafted a festive atmosphere this holiday season with impressive floral and gingerbread displays created by talented artisans. The luxury resort recently unveiled two large-scale floral installations in the atrium as well as a 3-foot gingerbread replica of the signature bronze hotel in the Wynn Buffet. Flower power (more than 160,000 flowers) As a [...]

The opening for the first phase of The Linq is set for Dec. 27

The opening for the first phase of The Linq is set for Dec. 27

The first section of The Linq, the $550 million project helmed by Caesars Entertainment Corporation that will transform the corridor between The Quad and the Flamingo resorts, is about to be up and running – finally! When completed, the highly anticipated open-air, pedestrian-only district will be jam-packed with dining, entertainment and shopping opportunities as well [...]

M&M takes to the streets with wall in Las Vegas

M&M takes to the streets with wall in Las Vegas

If you don’t eat your meat, you can’t have any M&M’s. How can you have any M&M’s if you don’t eat your meat? Oops, sorry. Wrong wall. M&M’s World in Las Vegas is celebrating the opening of the largest M&M’s candy wall in the world with a 3-D representation of the wall designed on the sidewalk [...]

Adventuredome’s newest roller coaster to open in late January

Adventuredome’s newest roller coaster to open in late January

The Adventuredome at Circus Circus has moved closer to opening its newest thrill ride — El Loco. The final pieces of a 1,300-foot track for the roller coaster are expected to be installed this week. Already the yellow track can be seen twisting and turning underneath The Adventuredome’s pink canopy. Originally scheduled to open in [...]

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