Fremont Street Experience

Get your Downtown FEED on in Vegas

Downtown Las Vegas just got a little greener with the opening of the Downtown FEED (Fremont East Entertainment District) Farmer’s Market. Downtown FEED launched on July 14 and will continue as a weekly event every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The farmer’s market features more than 15 growers and…

I experienced Fremont Street and survived

I have to admit it: When you live in Vegas, you sort of become a little bit blind to all the spectacle of this town. You just sort of… get used to it. Unfortunately, this goes double for the older parts of Vegas that don’t always have the same kind…

It’s ’80s night and the feeling’s right in downtown Vegas

 By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Fremont Street Experience and Nina Blackwood send guests “Back to the Future” this summer. Get ready for some dancin’ in the streets ’80s-style this summer in downtown Las Vegas. (If you need some pointers, just watch the David Bowie and Mick Jagger music video from 1985.) Now…

Vegas Weekender: Sin City goes country

Country fans are in for a treat this weekend in Vegas with the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards taking place on April 3 at the MGM Grand. In celebration of the awards ceremony the ACM is hosting two nights of free concerts on April 1 – 2 at…

What’s up with downtown: One rainy day on Fremont Street

In retrospect, it probably wasn’t the best idea to venture downtown on a rainy day. True the Fremont Street Experience is covered by a Viva Vision canopy, and said canopy towers 90 feet above Fremont Street spanning the length of five football fields with more than 12 million LED lights. Also true, the Viva Vision canopy is by no means rain…

Downtown rocks the stage this New Year’s Eve

With 2010 only a few days away, do you have plans for New Year’s Eve yet? Live rock music. A mesmerizing show with millions of lights. Thousands of people. If you still need plans to welcome 2010 in style, why not celebrate at Fremont Street Experience? During Fremont Street’s 2nd Annual…

Mob Zombie

On Saturday, Oct. 24 downtown Las Vegas was invaded by plastic-brain-eating zombies who gathered on Fremont Street for the First Annual Zombie Walk. People of all ages participated in the event, each portaying their own version of a blood-thirsty zombie. Wearing white facepaint and blood-spattered clothes they lurched their way…

Party like it’s 1969

Get your tie-dye shirts, hippie dresses and circle-rimmed glasses ready! From Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, visitors can travel back in time to 1969 at the Fremont Street Experience. “It will be a groovy summer of music, entertainment and lots of fun,” said Jeff Victor, president of Fremont Street…