Posts tagged as: Kristine

Best places to grab a beer in Las Vegas

Best places to grab a beer in Las Vegas

Beer fans have a lot to look forward to in Las Vegas over the next few weeks. For starters, April 7 is National Beer Day. (See below for a list of the best places to celebrate.) Then, on April 19, Big Dog’s Draft House throws its Peace, Love and Hoppy-ness festival, which features bold IPAs [...]

Raise a glass to wine events in Las Vegas

Raise a glass to wine events in Las Vegas

Wine lovers have several reasons to raise their glasses in Vegas over the next month. First up is Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group’s 54th National Wine Week March 10 – 14. The seasonal event offers guests the opportunity to discover new wines from some of the world’s most exclusive winemakers like Ferrari-Carano, J.Lohr and Beringer. [...]

You can bet on these sports books for March basketball in Vegas

You can bet on these sports books for March basketball in Vegas

It’s March and that means college basketball fans will be heading to Vegas in droves to wager on and watch all of the action on the courts. If you’re a sports bettor there are many choices when it comes to sports books around town. Here are 10 of our favorites where you can watch the [...]

Dine out for a good cause during Las Vegas Restaurant Week

Dine out for a good cause during Las Vegas Restaurant Week

Sit down to breakfast, lunch or dinner and strike a blow against hunger in Southern Nevada at the same time. Las Vegas’ Spring Restaurant Week, beginning this Friday, is a win-win situation for everyone. Participants get to try restaurants throughout Las Vegas and indulge in special three-course menus and Three Square food bank receives a [...]

Let the good times roll in Vegas for Mardi Gras

Let the good times roll in Vegas for Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras, also known as Fat Tuesday, is basically a day where you get a free pass to eat and drink all you want. It’s traditionally the day for indulging and eating rich foods before fasting and giving up your favorite things for Lent. In Vegas we know a thing or two about indulgence and [...]

Top bathrooms in Las Vegas

Top bathrooms in Las Vegas

If you’ve been reading the news or social media lately you’ve seen the stories from the Sochi Olympics about some of the city’s less-than-stellar restrooms. Non-existent plumbing, signs warning not to flush the toilet paper and bathrooms sporting two toilets in a single stall are just some of the odd things people are experiencing. A U.S. [...]

Cheers to National Margarita Day in Vegas

Cheers to National Margarita Day in Vegas

We never need an excuse to party in Vegas but if you’re looking for a way to justify an extra margarita or two on Feb. 22 you have a good reason. It’s National Margarita Day and many bars around town are celebrating this tasty mix of tequila, triple sec and lime with drink specials and [...]

Ten romantic restaurants for Valentine’s Day in Vegas

Ten romantic restaurants for Valentine’s Day in Vegas

Valentine’s Day is approaching quickly and that means you’d better be making plans to wow your sweetheart with something special. Dining out at a fine restaurant is always a popular choice for Valentine’s Day and Las Vegas has plenty of romantic restaurants for your celebration. Here are 10 places to wine and dine your significant [...]

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 [...]

Photos: Construction on the former Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall

Photos: Construction on the former Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall

Construction continues at a steady pace on the Caesars Entertainment property on the northeast corner of Flamingo Road and Las Vegas Boulevard. The resort, formerly known as Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall, has not been given an official name yet, but rumored names floating around include The Cromwell and The Ilyse. The property, which ended an earlier [...]

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