Fremont Street Experience

10 of our favorite Instagram spots in Vegas

10 of our favorite Instagram spots in Vegas

Stop acting like you haven’t deliberately staged an Instagram shot. We all have. Whether or not you want to admit it, it doesn’t change the fact that we all cry a little inside when our favorite pics don’t get #InstaLove. There are only a handful of cities that slay social…
NYE parties to pick from in Las Vegas

NYE parties to pick from in Las Vegas

“Should old mutuals be blocked and never on your timeliiiiine… Should old mutuals be blocked in the days of iPhone 5.” We updated the song because we’re getting ready for 2016, getting rid of the old and holding onto the best spots to party it up in Vegas. This New…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 4 – 6, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 4 – 6, 2015

This is Vegas, and we’ve seen our fair share of assless chaps wiggling down the street, but nothing will prepare you for the NFR cowboy takeover. If you’ve been looking for a reason to blow the dust off your cowboy boots, we’re about to give you so many we can’t…
Fave places for al fresco drinking in Vegas

Fave places for al fresco drinking in Vegas

It’s November in Vegas. The Christmas decorations are already in stores. Restaurants are preparing their special Thanksgiving menus. And we’re all wearing maybe a light sweater because it’s the damn desert and we rarely get a break. So after you get off the plane and realize that that winter coat…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Oct. 8 – 11, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Oct. 8 – 11, 2015

Hear ye, hear ye. This weekend we have something for everyone, from the annual Age of Chivalry Renaissance Fair and Wine Amplified to festive Halloween and Oktoberfest events. Plus, you really can’t beat the weather: Summer in Vegas definitely wants to linger around for a while, so expect warm days and comfortably…
Manneken Pis: Public peeing on Fremont Street

Manneken Pis: Public peeing on Fremont Street

You no longer have to peruse the downtown alleyways to see someone relieving themselves. Las Vegas is now home to a bronze replica of a mischievous little boy “taking a leak” at the main entrance of The D Las Vegas. Manneken Pis, which is Flemish for “little man pee,” has…
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…

The family-friendly side of downtown Las Vegas

We can’t quite pinpoint when the Fremont Street Experience crossed over to being an adult-only playground. It used to be an OK place to take your kids to enjoy the light show and concerts until it became an erotic freak show of nakedness and unlicensed street “performances.” But that doesn’t mean there…

Must Dos this weekend in Vegas: June 12 – 14, 2015

They don’t call Vegas the Entertainment Capital of the World for nothing. This weekend we’re really living up to the name. We’ve got pop music, we’ve got ’80s music and we’ve got enough comedians in town to keep you laughing for days. You’ll need some food to keep you going…

Get your superhero on at SlotZilla

I never wanted to be Superman…errr Superwoman. Truthfully, I’m much more of an Iron Man kinda girl, myself. Something about his witty humor and smart mouth just speaks to me. Not to mention his impeccable taste in redheads. So when the SlotZilla team at the Fremont Street Experience invited me down…

That’s the spot! Where to park in downtown Las Vegas

Finding a place to park in downtown Las Vegas can be difficult if you don’t know where to look. In recent years, this area has experienced a dramatic revitalization. Once just an afterthought to visitors who were primarily focused on the Las Vegas Strip, downtown is rapidly becoming a first…

Five ways to be Irish in Vegas on St. Paddy’s Day

On March 17, everyone is Irish. Named in honor of the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick’s Day has always been celebrated with great enthusiasm. Although Las Vegas is not on the Emerald Isle, it’s still a fabulous city to be in for what is essentially one of the world’s largest…

Fasten your seat belt for NASCAR fun in Vegas

From helicopter transportation to parties on the Strip, VEGAS.com has you covered for NASCAR 2014. Approximately 200,000 fans will be off to the races at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Thursday, March 6 through Sunday, March 9. With numbers like that, traffic can sometimes be an issue. So why not…

Vegas Experts: Fremont Street Experience Viva Vision light show

VEGAS.com Expert Aleza Freeman goes inside the control room at Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas and tries her hand at operating the Viva Vision canopy. The canopy is the world’s largest video screen, featuring customized light shows from legendary bands including its newest show, “The Who — Miles…

Get your country shows fix during NFR in Vegas

Cowgirls and cowboys, dust off those boots and get ready for a hog-killin’ time. Las Vegas is the place to be for country music fans when the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo comes to town Dec. 5 – 14, 2013. Highlights: Catch cowboy comedian Rodney Carrington when he performs his hilarious songs…

Mexican Independence Day a fiesta in Las Vegas

Mexican Independence Day has grown into quite the fiesta in Las Vegas – some say even bigger than Cinco de Mayo. Whether you’re looking for some great Mexican food, live music or a boxing match starring one of Mexico’s best fighters, Las Vegas offers plenty to choose from. Events The One: Mayweather vs.…