Posts tagged as: Fremont Street Experience

That’s the spot! Where to park in downtown Las Vegas

That’s the spot! Where to park in downtown Las Vegas

Finding a place to park in downtown Las Vegas can be difficult if you don’t know where to look. In recent years, this area has experienced a dramatic revitalization. Once just an afterthought to visitors who were primarily focused on the Las Vegas Strip, downtown is rapidly becoming a first thought. New life has been breathed [...]

SlotZilla opens a year late. But was it worth the wait?

SlotZilla opens a year late. But was it worth the wait?

SlotZilla has opened and the Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas will never be the same. It’s a 12-story slot machine in the middle of the street. You can’t exactly miss it. Las Vegas Weekly has referred to it as the Berlin Wall of Fremont Street, dividing the old-school casinos of the Fremont Street Experience and the [...]

Five ways to be Irish in Vegas on St. Paddy’s Day

Five ways to be Irish in Vegas on St. Paddy’s Day

On March 17, everyone is Irish. Named in honor of the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick’s Day has always been celebrated with great enthusiasm. Although Las Vegas is not on the Emerald Isle, it’s still a fabulous city to be in for what is essentially one of the world’s largest keggers. Along with drinking, you’ll find [...]

Fasten your seat belt for NASCAR fun in Vegas

Fasten your seat belt for NASCAR fun in Vegas

From helicopter transportation to parties on the Strip, VEGAS.com has you covered for NASCAR 2014. Approximately 200,000 fans will be off to the races at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Thursday, March 6 through Sunday, March 9. With numbers like that, traffic can sometimes be an issue. So why not leave the driving to the [...]

Vegas Experts: Fremont Street Experience Viva Vision light show

VEGAS.com Expert Aleza Freeman goes inside the control room at Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas and tries her hand at operating the Viva Vision canopy. The canopy is the world’s largest video screen, featuring customized light shows from legendary bands including its newest show, “The Who — Miles Over Vegas.”

Get your country shows fix during NFR in Vegas

Get your country shows fix during NFR in Vegas

Cowgirls and cowboys, dust off those boots and get ready for a hog-killin’ time. Las Vegas is the place to be for country music fans when the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo comes to town Dec. 5 – 14, 2013. Highlights: Catch cowboy comedian Rodney Carrington when he performs his hilarious songs at 9 p.m. Dec. 5 [...]

Christmas tree, menorah light up Fremont Street in Las Vegas

Christmas tree, menorah light up Fremont Street in Las Vegas

Fremont Street Experience is lighting up the holiday season with The Grand Menorah and a 50-foot-tall Christmas tree, in addition to the 12.5-million LED lights of the Viva Vision Canopy. Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman, Rabbi Shea Harlig and Fremont Street Experience President Jeff Victor were on hand Nov. 27 to celebrate the first night [...]

Veterans Day celebrations, specials kick off this weekend in Vegas

Veterans Day celebrations, specials kick off this weekend in Vegas

Las Vegas is honoring veterans and active service members beginning this weekend through November with a variety of events and discounts. The celebration kicks off Saturday, Nov. 9 at the Fremont Street Experience with a free concert by Gary Sinise & The Lt. Dan Band at 7 p.m. Special guest Phil Vandel will perform first [...]

Free country hoedown kicks off National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas

Free country hoedown kicks off National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas

Country music fans get ready for the 27th annual Downtown Hoedown Dec. 4 at the Fremont Street Experience. The hoedown features free concerts by Rodney Atkins, Joe Diffie, Cole Swindell, Chase Rice and Chris Janson, and ushers in the start of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Dec. 5-14, 2013, in Las Vegas. The music starts right [...]

Mexican Independence Day a fiesta in Las Vegas

Mexican Independence Day a fiesta in Las Vegas

Mexican Independence Day has grown into quite the fiesta in Las Vegas – some say even bigger than Cinco de Mayo. Whether you’re looking for some great Mexican food, live music or a boxing match starring one of Mexico’s best fighters, Las Vegas offers plenty to choose from. Events The One: Mayweather vs. Canelo Mexican boxer Saul “Canelo” [...]

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