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Atlantis rises again with free show at Las Vegas Forum Shops

Atlantis rises again with free show at Las Vegas Forum Shops

The next time you witness the great fall of the undersea city of Atlantis, it will be even greater than you remembered. One of Vegas visitors’ favorite free attractions, The Atlantis Show at the Forum Shops at Caesars, has undergone a major face lift. The popular attraction reopens today with significant changes including enhanced visual [...]

Madame Tussauds assembles The Avengers on the Las Vegas Strip

Madame Tussauds assembles The Avengers on the Las Vegas Strip

Marvel Comics fans (which, of course, includes a guy dressed like Spider-Man) crowded behind the velvet rope today to see the legendary Stan Lee help unveil the new multimillion-dollar renovations at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas. The grand reopening, as Madame Tussauds is calling it, includes new rooms, brand new wax figures and all sorts of fun interactive [...]

5 new free things to do in Las Vegas

5 new free things to do in Las Vegas

Vacations in Las Vegas can get expensive, so it’s always nice to find some free fun during your visit. Here are five brand new things you can do on your Vegas vacation: 1. Light up your life Where: Cactus Garden at Ethel M Chocolates When: Through Jan. 1, 2014 Wander through the Ethel M Chocolates’ 20th Annual Holiday Cactus [...]

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas adds Marvel 4-D Theater

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas adds Marvel 4-D Theater

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas has assembled the Avengers. The interactive museum will publicly unveil its line-up of new celebrities and a brand new multi-sensory Marvel 4D theater on Wednesday, Nov. 20. Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee will be cutting the rope during a ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Madame Tussauds Las Vegas recently completed a multi-million dollar [...]

Liberace popping up at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas

Liberace popping up at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas

Bye bye pop-up weddings. Hello Liberace! The site where something suddenly pops up at the Cosmopolitan is expected to welcome “Too Much of a Good Thing Is Wonderful: Liberace and the Art of Costume” Nov. 25 through Jan. 2, 2014. The exhibition will fill the space of the former Pop-Up Wedding Chapel, which closed its doors at [...]

The best dam cameos in film

The best dam cameos in film

Just a short drive from Las Vegas, the Hoover Dam is a tried and true national treasure attracting more than one million visitors a year. Named one of the Top 10 Construction Achievements of the 20th Century and a National Historic Landmark, the Hoover Dam also makes a great backdrop for movies, television shows and commercials. “The dam represents lasting strength [...]

Women artists take the spotlight at the Bellagio Gallery in 2014

Women artists take the spotlight at the Bellagio Gallery in 2014

Female artists will headline the next exhibit at the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art. Opening Feb. 14, 2014, “Painting Women: Works from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston” will feature 34 paintings from 1860 – 1950. The exhibit will spotlight women’s artistic achievements as domestic independence and increased opportunities for artistic education resulted in a [...]

Downtown Container Park to bridge gaps in downtown Las Vegas

Downtown Container Park to bridge gaps in downtown Las Vegas

Downtown Container Park in downtown Las Vegas will bring together an assortment of small boutiques, galleries, bars and eateries. But take note: this soon-to-open development by the Downtown Project, a community revitalization group funded by Zappos.com CEO Tony Hsieh, aims to become much, much more than a retail center. Downtown Container Park will be a [...]

Holiday attractions make the season bright in Las Vegas

Holiday attractions make the season bright in Las Vegas

With our legions of neon and LED lights, Las Vegas is already one of the brightest cities around. But the winter holidays are fast approaching and with them comes an array of holiday attractions that are bound to make the season even brighter. Winter in Venice The Venetian and The Palazzo present a flurry of seasonal [...]

Construction zooms ahead on Slotzilla, High Roller in Las Vegas

Construction zooms ahead on Slotzilla, High Roller in Las Vegas

It’s a week of milestones in the construction of Las Vegas’ newest coming attractions, Slotzilla and the High Roller. If you’ve noticed a lot of people walking around Fremont Street with their faces pointed towards the sky, it might be because the multilevel zip ride Slotzilla at the Fremont Street Experience received its first zippy [...]

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