Posts tagged as: Downtown Las Vegas

Raise your mug to the Vegas Downtown Brew Fest

Raise your mug to the Vegas Downtown Brew Fest

Let’s just cut to the chase. Beer is awesome. As a great icon of American alcoholism Homer J. Simpson once said, “Mmmmmmmmmmm, beer.” The only thing more awesome than drinking beer is drinking locally crafted beer. Throw in food, music and the exciting ambiance of downtown Las Vegas and you’ve just described the Downtown Brew Festival, [...]

Glowing return: GlowRun revisits downtown Las Vegas

Glowing return: GlowRun revisits downtown Las Vegas

At night, Las Vegas glows with light of hundreds of neon, incandescent and LED signs. But on Oct. 13, 2013, the city will be a little bit brighter when the GlowRun returns to downtown Las Vegas. Created by Insomniac, the company behind Electric Daisy Carnival, and Wendoh Media, GlowRun combines thousands of runners, music and [...]

Downtown Vegas is becoming a dining destination

Downtown Vegas is becoming a dining destination

People have been visiting downtown Las Vegas for years to see attractions like the Fremont Street Experience. The downtown area has been transforming and growing a lot over the past few years and the Fremont East District  has become another hot spot with a variety of bars, lounges, an art gallery and other unique spots you won’t typically find on [...]

Downtown Denny’s in Vegas now serving weddings

Downtown Denny’s in Vegas now serving weddings

Eggs over easy? Yep. Moons Over My Hammy? Why of course! A lifetime of wedded bliss? You betcha’. At Denny’s  in downtown Las Vegas, there really isn’t much that’s off the table — the 64,000-square-foot diner on Fremont Street is now serving sizzling wedding ceremonies 24 hours a day. Packages start at $95, and include [...]

Building on a solid foundation: Fifth Street Gaming has big things in store for downtown Las Vegas

Building on a solid foundation: Fifth Street Gaming has big things in store for downtown Las Vegas

The last few months have been good ones for new hotel development in Las Vegas, with major projects – like Resorts World Las Vegas and SLS Las Vegas – being announced or breaking ground on the Strip. Late in 2012, work began on the former Lady Luck, located at Stewart and Ogden avenues in downtown [...]

Kiss the Blarney Stone and get lucky at the D

Kiss the Blarney Stone and get lucky at the D

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, the former Fitz’ blarney stone is back to share the love as a permanent beacon for luck-inspired kissing and rubbing at Vue Bar on the D’s second-floor.

Vegas Weekender: Catch the Big Game and more!

Vegas Weekender: Catch the Big Game and more!

With the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers set to square off in Sunday’s highly anticipated football match-up, you’ll find a good time on tap in many of the bars and sports books in Las Vegas. But the Big Game isn’t all that’s happening this weekend. Several other sporting events are scheduled and many big [...]

Meet ‘Pawn Stars’ during autograph sessions at downtown’s Gold & Silver Pawn Shop

Meet ‘Pawn Stars’ during autograph sessions at downtown’s Gold & Silver Pawn Shop

If you’re a fan of The History Channel’s “Pawn Stars,” then here’s your chance to get an autograph at Vegas’ Gold & Silver Pawn Shop. The Pawn Stars (Rick Harrison, Richard “Old Man” Harrison, Corey “Big Hoss” Harrison and Austin “Chumlee” Russell), as well as experts from the show have announced that they are holding autograph signing sessions. “It [...]

Come as you are: Denny’s on Fremont is totally Vegas

Come as you are: Denny’s on Fremont is totally Vegas

Neonopolis’ newest tenant is a real grand slam. Denny’s first “flagship” location, Denny’s on Fremont, is open for business and it’s dripping with “Only in Vegas” charm. Even by this city’s standards, this is a unique building. The first detail most people will notice, after the neon Denny’s signage, are the yellow lines or “ribbon” [...]

SlotZilla zipline plans to be a monster hit in downtown Las Vegas

SlotZilla zipline plans to be a monster hit in downtown Las Vegas

Miss the days of slot machines spewing out coins? How much more awesome would it be if you were that “coin” and came out of the world’s largest slot machine, soaring high above Fremont Street Experience? We promise we’re not making this up. Today, Fremont Street Experience revealed plans to build a one-of-a-kind zipline. Slated to open in [...]

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