Posts tagged as: Vegas

Meat Loaf opens residency show in true Vegas style

Meat Loaf opens residency show in true Vegas style

Always the actor, rock star Meat Loaf offered more than a sampling of his vast catalog of operatic rock songs during the opening night of his RockTellz & CockTails residency at Planet Hollywood Sept. 26. Meat poked fun at some of the more elaborate shows on the Las Vegas Strip, including Cirque du Soleil. A [...]

Actor Robert Davi to sing Sinatra at Orleans in Las Vegas

Actor Robert Davi to sing Sinatra at Orleans in Las Vegas

From a bad guy on screen to a Frank Sinatra crooner, Robert Davi performs this weekend at the Orleans in Las Vegas, opening for comedian Don Rickles. Davi’s break came in 1977, when he shared the screen with star Frank Sinatra in the TV movie “Contract on Cherry Street.” He later starred as the villain [...]

The Liquor Library, your next first stop in Vegas

The Liquor Library, your next first stop in Vegas

Who wants to go to the library when they first come to Vegas? Everyone, when the library’s catalog is full of alcohol. Later this month, McCarran International Airport will be home to Liquor Library, the first and only packaged liquor store located within the baggage claim area of any airport in the country. Liquor Library is [...]

The Big Game, Sports Books & More Las Vegas News

This Week on the Vegas Minute: Mandalay Bay Race and Sports Book, Lagasses Stadium at the Palazzo, MGM Grand Race and Sports Book, Las Vegas Hilton Race and Sports SuperBook, Led Zepagain at Las Vegas Hilton.

Cover bands keep the old times rolling in Vegas

Cover bands keep the old times rolling in Vegas

Musically speaking, Vegas has a tradition of looking both backward and forward at the same time. New acts may come through town on a regular basis, but old acts never die. In recent years, cover bands have been gaining acceptance to the point where several play on a regular basis at local venues. Some of [...]

Vegas with a View

Vegas with a View

There are many reasons for coming to Vegas. Some people are looking for something; some people are running from something. If you’re one of those looking for something, I suggest you start with a great view of the Strip. First stop is the Top of the World restaurant,  located 800 feet high at the Stratosphere. [...]

Having Fun in Vegas Need Not Be a Headache

Having Fun in Vegas Need Not Be a Headache

Unless you are in town for an AA convention, chances are you’ll be drinking a lot during your stay in Vegas. Alcohol is served not just by the glass but by the tumbler — which you can carry hanging from your neck. Given this fact, I would like to let you in on some secrets [...]

Playing It Safe in Vegas

Playing It Safe in Vegas

Visiting Vegas can be lots of fun as more than 37 million visitors annually can tell you. However, be aware that these large numbers attract crooks who also want a vacation – at your expense. Here are some tips to help you keep your cash. 1.    Wear one of those security belts with a zippered pocket [...]

Images and text © 2014 VEGAS.com. All rights reserved.