Las Vegas Bars

Vegas Weekender: Fast cars, hot bars and history too

The year is still young, so while you are too, come to Vegas and have some fun! There are plenty of shows to see and attractions to visit and the only problem you’ll face is finding time to do them all. Of course, there are plenty of NASCAR activities as…

Vegas Weekender: Shows, sweets and (for some) free drinks

Even though Valentine’s Day and the Big Game are already over, Vegas keeps the excitement going through the month of February. Events Happy Birthday to February babies McFadden’s Irish Pub at the Rio is throwing a big birthday bash on Saturday, Feb. 20. Those with February birthdays, who are 21…

Margaritas and Mexican food at Hussong’s

Hussong’s Cantina has been a popular spot since the bar opened in Ensenada, Mexico in 1892. Now, fun-loving people in Las Vegas get to sample some of Hussong’s strong margaritas, Mexican cuisine and authentic cantina atmosphere. The recently opened Hussong’s Cantina is now open in Mandalay Place. [flagallery gid=20 name=”Gallery”]

At Mandarin Oriental the attention is in the drink coasters

Anywhere else, a coaster is just a coaster. Not on the 23rd floor of CityCenter’s Mandarin Oriental. Individually the small black squares may seem like nothing special — just your typical drink coaster, sitting dutifully underneath your beverage, protecting the table from condensation and leakage. But put the four unique coasters…

A weekend of good causes

Las Vegas isn’t all about helping others to get drunk. Sometimes its just about helping others. This weekend in particular, several events will benefit important causes. Hit the links with Justin Timberlake and help children Fore! Grammy and Emmy award-winning artist Justin Timberlake brings sexy back to the PGA tour as he hosts The Justin…

Sin City Brewing Co. opens up (another) shop

There’s something that gets glossed over a lot in this town. It falls by the wayside for more glamorous things, more stereotypically “Vegas” stuff. It becomes an afterthought, a fourth choice when you’ve exhausted all the other things you know how to order. It’s beer. And although it’s not at…

Having Fun in Vegas Need Not Be a Headache

Unless you are in town for an AA convention, chances are you’ll be drinking a lot during your stay in Vegas. Alcohol is served not just by the glass but by the tumbler — which you can carry hanging from your neck. Given this fact, I would like to let…

Wine is in their DNA at Double Helix

Visiting the Double Helix Wine Bar, nestled between two of my favorite high-end designer boutiques – Diane Von Furstenberg and Christian Louboutin – is potentially budget crushing. Luckily, once dodging the delicious patterns and the red-soled beauties in the window, Double Helix, located in the middle of the second floor shopping area…