Nightlife

Tips for a last minute New Year’s Eve in Vegas

So you’re one of those procrastinators, huh? You put off planning New Year’s Eve until the last minute. And now you’re in Vegas with no solid plans and you need something to do. If you’re lucky enough to have a hotel room on or near the Strip then there’s a…

Best new Vegas bars and clubs of 2014

We’re often uncertain how other sites determine what goes on their “best” lists. Do they do have some research procedure? Or are they just the places the staff happened to be at recently and thus remember the most? We don’t know, and we really don’t care. When we were putting…

Hot cocktails to warm your Vegas nights

This is the time of year when everyone understands why we live in Vegas. The air outside is just the right temperature to huddle under a hoodie, sit by a heat lamp and sample some of the best hot cocktails around. So whether you’re here to escape the snow back…

Best Vegas clubs for New Year’s Eve

Aside from the built-in excuse to sneak a kiss in public, the best thing about New Year’s Eve is the entertainment. And no place on Earth puts together a better lineup of NYE headliners than Las Vegas. From pop superstars to pop-rap superstars to other pop-rap superstars, Vegas clubs know…

Vegas.com’s NFR hotspot roundup

Howdy. Glad ya’ll could make it down to ol’ Sin City for the National Finals Rodeo. Now that yer here, yer probably wonderin’ where to find the hoedowns, hootenannies and shindigs to rustle up some fun in Vegas. If yer hankerin’ for a drink or two, lookin’ to put on…

Las Vegas gin mills celebrate Repeal Day

We may be known more for our gambling than our giggle water, but Vegas has at least a few hairs of the dog in her history. Where else can you drink a frozen cocktail out of a bull’s bum while walking down the street at 3 a.m. or get served…

Las Vegas nightlife for your style: EDM Freak

Sin City has something for everyone. To prove it, we’re breaking down the nightlife and giving each style its own spotlight. Tonight we’re dropping the bass on the EDM Freak. You come alive at 2 a.m. You’d take neon over pastels any early morning of the week. And your heartbeat…

Las Vegas nightlife for your style: The Hipster

Sin City has something for everyone. To prove it, we’re breaking down the nightlife and giving each style its own spotlight. Tonight we ironically say, “Whatever. I knew about that place like two years ago,” to the hipster. Your skinny jeans are squeezing you like a tube of organic toothpaste…

New Vegas bars on the block

Las Vegas is constantly growing and changing. And the bar is always being raised. Usually that’s just a figure of speech that probably comes from sports or something. But in Vegas, it means new bars pop up that make everyone take notice. Two of the newest on the Las Vegas…

How to get faster bar service in Vegas

“Don’t use seven words when four will do. Don’t shift your weight. Look always at your mark but don’t stare. Be specific but not memorable. Be funny but don’t make him laugh. He’s got to like you then forget you the moment you’ve left his side.” Getting a drink at…

Las Vegas nightlife for your style: The Rocker!

Sin City has something for everyone. To prove it, we’re breaking down the nightlife and giving each style its own spotlight. Tonight we scream YAAAAH! to the Rocker! You’re a head banging, hell raising, hard partying hero of the rock world – or at least you’d like to be. You’d…

Vibrant Vegas vodka venues

As if you didn’t already know, and weren’t already planning your hangover cures, Oct. 4 is National Vodka Day! Whether you’re a fan of the fine spirit or you just instinctively respond, “Vodka cranberry” anytime someone says, “Hi there. Can I buy you a drink?” this will be a night…

Tiësto leaves footprints at the Fountains of Bellagio

EDM and Vegas were made for each other. One’s a bumping expression of how youth and the night coalesce into ecstatic experiences – and the other’s electronic dance music. Now the city and the sound are merging even more as the music of Tiësto, the world-renowned DJ and regular performer…

Best bars to watch football in Las Vegas

Are you ready for some football? And drinks? And bar food? And hugging total strangers when the team you both happen to be rooting for scores a touchdown against the team you’ve both arbitrarily decided to hate? Then get off the bench and get down to one of Las Vegas’…

How to throw the best bachelorette party in Vegas

Although it’s hard to tell whether “Bridesmaids” raised or lowered the bar on bachelorette parties, the movie did show that female friendships are every bit as strong as bromances. We’re not saying that your bride-to-be wants a weekend of stag-like outrageousness that ends when she pukes or passes out in…

What you missed in Vegas, August 22-24, 2014

Were you in Las Vegas this past weekend? No? Well, why not? On Friday, some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry came out to celebrate the grand opening weekend of SLS Las Vegas. The private grand opening extravaganza sponsored by Pepsi, Beats Music and BMW featured a star-studded…

How to drink up a storm in Vegas

Early this week a tornado touched down in Clark County, approximately 25 miles southeast of the Las Vegas Strip. Don’t worry. Nobody got hurt. As far as tornadoes go, this was a mellow one. It lasted about 30 seconds and it logged in at the lowest ranking possible on the…

10 must-visit lobby bars in Las Vegas

It might be hard to believe that some of the best places to spend an evening in Las Vegas are just steps away from your hotel’s front desk. Unlike other cities, the lobby bars here are not necessarily reserved for quiet conversation…nor are they always the precursors to other more…