Posts tagged as: Chinese New Year

Dragon dances, shows and more during Chinese New Year in Vegas

Dragon dances, shows and more during Chinese New Year in Vegas

The 15 days of Chinese New Year are the most important in the Chinese culture. On Jan. 31, the Year of the Snake comes to an end, ushering in the Year of the Horse. Vegas visitors looking for a way to start the new lunar year can welcome the Year of the Horse with lots [...]

Las Vegas restaurants celebrate Chinese New Year with special menus

Las Vegas restaurants celebrate Chinese New Year with special menus

Chinese New Year begins Jan. 31 and many Las Vegas restaurants are serving special menus to help diners usher in a new year of wealth, happiness and good fortune. The Chinese New Year’s Eve dinner is traditionally very large and includes a variety of dishes like pork, chicken and fish. In Las Vegas, restaurant guests [...]

Year of the Horse on display in Las Vegas

Year of the Horse on display in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is preparing to kick off Chinese New Year 2014 with a ton of festivities in honor of the Year of the Horse. Although the New Year doesn’t officially start until Jan. 31, you can already find quite a few celebratory decorations and displays on the Las Vegas Strip and downtown, as well as [...]

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, [...]

Las Vegas’ Chinatown full of shopping, dining gems

Las Vegas’ Chinatown full of shopping, dining gems

The word Chinatown usually conjures up images of neighborhoods in San Francisco or New York – not Las Vegas – but what many visitors don’t realize is that Las Vegas has its own vibrant Chinatown. It’s a hidden gem conveniently located close to the Strip that offers an amazing selection of shops and restaurants. Las Vegas’ [...]

Vegas Weekender: Enjoy drinking and debauchery in Sin City

Vegas Weekender: Enjoy drinking and debauchery in Sin City

This Friday is National Margarita Day. Numerous bars and restaurants in Las Vegas have plans to pay tribute to the tequila-laden drink. Visitors can add to their spirits this weekend by checking out some of the crazy comedians and legendary musicians in town. Or there are special events scheduled showcasing the Future Stars of Wrestling [...]

Happy Chinese New Year! Vegas ushers in the Year of the Snake

Happy Chinese New Year! Vegas ushers in the Year of the Snake

Are you prepared for the arrival of the Year of the Snake on Sunday? For the Chinese, the Lunar New Year is akin to Thanksgiving or Christmas. Las Vegas visitors will have the opportunity to celebrate with dragon dances, symbolic foods and much more – while spreading blessings for good luck, fortune and happiness. Here’s [...]

Vegas Weekender: Festive parties ignite and excite the town

Vegas Weekender: Festive parties ignite and excite the town

February may be one of the chilliest months of the year but with all the celebrations in town, this weekend is about to be sizzling. Shows Late night TV host Jay Leno takes the stage at The Mirage, Friday, Feb. 8. The show starts at 10 p.m. For fans of late night TV, host Craig [...]

Gung Hay Fat Choy! Celebrate Chinese New Year, Vegas style

Gung Hay Fat Choy! Celebrate Chinese New Year, Vegas style

You already know – in Vegas, we go all out on everything. And even though we’re not in China, we sure celebrate like we are. Check out all the Vegas festivities for Chinese New Year (Year of the Snake) you don’t want to miss. Bellagio Conservatory While you’re on the Strip, don’t forget to stop by and [...]

Vegas Weekender: Party with dragons and country superstars!

Vegas Weekender: Party with dragons and country superstars!

The weekend before the Super Bowl is anything but slow in Vegas. There are no timeouts in the action here.  Not only has the fierce and fiery Year of the Dragon gotten under way, but several hot rock and country artists – like Brad Paisley and Social Distortion – will be taking the stage. Chinese New Year The start [...]

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