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Walking through nightmares at Fright Dome

Walking through nightmares at Fright Dome

What would it take for you to pee on yourself? Lying on a real autopsy table? Smelling the putrid, dripping flesh of dead bodies? Feeling the fiery breath of a crematorium oven on your face? If you answered yes to any of those scenarios, you’re gonna want to bring your…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Oct. 1 – 4, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Oct. 1 – 4, 2015

Ah, Vegas. There is no place in the world like it. On any given morning you’re more than likely recovering from yet another epic night. If you had the weekend we just did, you’re reminiscing on the past weekend spent at the Life is Beautiful music festival. (And thank you Instagram…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: August 14 – 16, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: August 14 – 16, 2015

Sin City – land of perpetual sunshine and chronic celebration. This weekend won’t be short on either of those juicy little luxuries. We’re celebrating the past, present and future with a modern twist on an ancient art, chest-heaving thrills, laughter and lots of great music (old and new). So pop…

Family fun on the Las Vegas Strip

School’s out for summer and you know what that means: Your kids are going to expect a vacation. We might be a playground for adults, but that doesn’t mean we don’t appeal to the underagers. Yeah, their eyes are probably going to pop out of their heads a couple times…
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…

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…

Vegas’ top 10 family-friendly shows

Travelling with kids or adults who act like kids? Vegas is home to a host of shows that appeal to audiences young and old. Here are our top 10 suggestions. They’re all excellent shows, so we ranked them roughly according to the age group they would appeal to most —…

Chuck is amuck in Vegas and the city is celebrating

[flagallery gid=78 name=”Gallery”] Can you contain creativity in 10,000 square feet? The folks at the Chuck Jones Experience in Circus Circus hope not. With a goal to educate, inspire and entertain, the newly opened Chuck Jones Experience wants to not only introduce folks to the legendary artist, animator and director…

Behind the Scenes: Flair Bartending in Vegas

For some bartenders serving drinks is performance art. Not only do they know how to mix up the perfect concoction come happy hour, these flair bartenders know how to do it while putting on a show. Rock & Rita’s at Circus Circus is home to some of the top flair…

Step into the spotlight with karaoke in Vegas

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Are you tired of listening to Vegas lounge acts cover songs that you know you can sing better? Does seeing the marquees on the Las Vegas Strip make you long for your time in the spotlight? Do you secretly fantasize about being a rock star every time…

Touring Fright Dome with creator Jason Egan

This year, Fright Dome at Circus Circus is turning its scare factor up a notch with two new “SAW” themed haunted houses. In case you’re not familiar with it, Fright Dome is Adventure Dome re-themed as a horrifying wonderland with 23 rides and attractions, freak shows, scare zones and five…

True Life: Halloween Rockstar

Who knew clowns with chain saws and other ghoulish creatures could have a fan following? It’s one of the job perks that comes with being a roaming scare actor inside Fright Dome at Circus Circus. “For a month I’m a mini-celebrity. It’s not just me. We’ve got people who’ve been…