Ditch Fridays

It’s a beautiful day to play hooky at Palms Pool in Vegas!

Generally speaking, Las Vegas has two types of pool scenes. There’s the refined, luxurious setting that serves as a relaxing retreat from daily life, and then there’s the massive, all-out-chaos, spring break-style event. Somehow Palms Pool manages to be both. Any day spent at this stunning two-acre outdoor complex with…

Just go ahead and do it… Ditch Fridays

The week might feel like it’s dragging on, but you can start your weekend early at Ditch Fridays. The weekly summer pool party at the recently remodeled Palms Pool & Bungalows welcomes partygoers to ditch their weekday stress and responsibilities for some poolside fun. “It’s a really fun environment,” said…

Pauly D takes on turntables, critics

Love it or hate it, MTV’s “Jersey Shore,” and its cast of greasy haired, muscle-bound Guidos and curvaceous, emotionally-charged Guidettes have become a cultural phenomena that have influenced our clothing, language and views of the young Italian demographic — for better or worse. The hard-partying bunch has taken over the…

Plunge into Vegas’ pool party scene

Despite triple-digit temperatures through summer, Las Vegas pools were an afterthought. If tourists had time they would take a dip in the pool, catch some sun or use it as a break from the party atmosphere. But with the advent of daylife as a new partying genre and revenue stream…

Vegas Weekender: Pre-summer shows still pack punch

Summer is inching its way closer and that means more visitors coming to the Las Vegas Strip, but those who can beat the rush will be welcomed with legendary headliners, premiere parties and shorter lines than what you would find in July. Headliners Country music legend Merle Haggard performs at…

Vegas Weekender: Moms, margartias, amazing food

Not only does this weekend lend itself to another reason to consume plenty of Coronas and tequila on Cinco de Mayo, but Las Vegas is also playing host to Mother’s Day, a championship boxing match and the biggest foodie event of the year. Shows for everyone in a mixed-bag weekend…

Drop the parka, it’s pool season in Las Vegas

Punxsutawney Phil climbed out of his hole on February 2 and, luckily, didn’t see his shadow. While the prediction of an early spring is welcome news to most, let’s be honest, the East Coast will have at least one more big winter storm and rain will hit California hard before…