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Must Dos this weekend in Vegas: June 24 – 28, 2015

Must Dos this weekend in Vegas: June 24 – 28, 2015

With EDC and Father’s Day now firmly in the past and Fourth of July fast approaching, you might be thinking there’ll be a lull in Vegas this weekend. Well, think again. This is Sin City, after all – and something incredible happens here every freakin’ day. This Wednesday hockey fans…
10 movies that destroy Vegas

10 movies that destroy Vegas

Hollywood loves to demolish Sin City. Last weekend the movie “San Andreas” opened and shook up the box office, earning more than $113.2 million globally. It proves that audiences flock to see the apocalyptic, over-the-top destruction of well-known cities – like Vegas – caused by an alien invasion, natural disaster,…
Top 10 slot jackpots hit in Vegas

Top 10 slot jackpots hit in Vegas

Admit it. You have the same dream we do. Everything conspires and you find yourself in the right place at the right time – seated in front of a Megabucks slot machine that’s primed and ready to hit. You push the button (of course, pulling a lever would be more…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: May 21 – 25, 2015

Are you ready? Memorial Day weekend, one of the most exciting three-day weekends of the year, is almost here. Expect some unabashed revelry in Vegas. Since the holiday officially honors men and women who’ve passed away while serving in the U.S. military, be sure to raise a toast to them…
10 wild and crazy ways to get married in Vegas

10 wild and crazy ways to get married in Vegas

Vegas is all about being unconventional. Nobody knows this better than marriage-minded visitors. More than 80,000 couples come to Sin City to get hitched each year – in part because it’s so easy to do. As long as both of you are at least 18 years old, a marriage license…

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Where you can watch the fight

Editorial note (updated at 2:09 p.m., May 1, 2015): • We’ve added several new closed-circuit viewing parties to the list below. Click here to see them. Faster than the speed of light or sound or whatever your favorite physics-related energy or vibration or wavelength is…well, that’s how quickly the tickets…

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: The lowdown on the showdown in Vegas

Editorial note: Updated at 4:45 p.m., April 24, 2015, after the on-sale times for the fight tickets, closed-circuit viewing parties and weigh-in hit. Tickets to all of these events have sold out. The welterweight world championship unification bout between Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Manny “Pac-man” Pacquiao is being hyped…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 16 – 19, 2015

Sober fun…now that’s no fun. Good thing the coming weekend in Vegas is all about drinking. Lots and lots of drinking. OK, we’ll allow you to add in some laughter, music, good food and sunbathing too – but that’s only if you have a cocktail in hand, of course. Join the…
The best hotels in Vegas for: Bargain hunters

The best hotels in Vegas for: Bargain hunters

It’s time again to return to our series about finding the best hotels in Vegas for various types of visitors. This week’s topic strikes a personal chord with me because I like to make the most of my money whenever I travel. I’m not ashamed to admit it. I’m a…
The best hotels in Vegas for: Families

The best hotels in Vegas for: Families

We’re back again and returning to our series about picking the perfect hotel for your Vegas visit. Everyone knows this is the kind of choice that can make or break your vacation. And if you’re traveling to Sin City with children, well, there’s even more pressure to make the right…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Feb. 13 – 15, 2015

Saturday is Valentine’s Day. Of course, you already know this. Hallmark is running nonstop ads, and every store in America has a huge display of candy, flowers and stuffed animals to remind you. Even in Vegas, you can’t escape it…so in the spirit of Cupid, embrace it. With resorts modeled…
Make a suite escape to The Venetian in Las Vegas

Make a suite escape to The Venetian in Las Vegas

Now we know what you’re thinking just from reading the title of this blog post, “How many times will the writer use the homonym ‘suite’ for ‘sweet’?” Answer: As many times as possible. You see, we’re sweet on the remodeled suites at The Venetian, and we won’t try to hide…

The best hotels in Vegas for: Adrenaline junkies

What was the last thrill you had in your life? If you answered nabbing a pull-through parking spot at the grocery store (and that is a glorious feeling), then it’s a good thing you’re coming to Vegas. Just being in Sin City can deliver a much-needed adrenaline boost. As it…

The best hotels in Vegas for: Luxury lovers

When you’re picking out a hotel for a trip to Vegas, does your must-have checklist look something like this? ▢ A privileged lifestyle experience. ▢ An exclusive level of personal service. ▢ An award-winning restaurant (or two, or three). ▢ An indulgent spa. After taking a break for the holidays,…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Jan. 14 – 18, 2015

Attention MMA, WBC and WWE fans…get ready to rumble! A high stakes weekend in Vegas lingers on the horizon in the worlds of mixed martial arts, boxing and wrestling. Some truly powerful athletes (the kind of guys you wouldn’t want to get into a bar brawl with) will clash on…

Vegas hotels for tech-savvy travelers

Hello, techies…welcome to Vegas! For those of you with non-geek brains, the International Consumer Electronics Show – also known as CES or, better yet, the World Cup of technology – is booting up for its annual appearance in Vegas. From Jan. 6 – 9, the latest and greatest developments in…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 24 – 28, 2014

Christmas is coming…on Thursday to be exact. So what should you do? Although Vegas tends to be quiet just before Santa makes his rounds, you can still have a great time here. Take advantage of these last days in December to enjoy seasonal displays, entertainment and eating. And there’s something…