Las Vegas Pools

Vegas Weekender: Enjoy end-of-summer fun in Vegas

Feeling depressed because the summer is starting to wind down? Fret not! This weekend has more than enough music, shows and laughs to cheer you up. Comedy “Tonight Show” star Jay Leno returns to his stand-up comedy roots at the Terry Fator Theatre in the Mirage, on Friday, Aug. 27…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas hosts B-boys, beers and bands

Bored with your summer? Come to Vegas, where the spirit of summer stays alive with a variety of events sure to keep your itinerary busy all weekend. From break dancers and bands of all genres to beer specials and pool parties, it might be a good idea to get in…

Vegas weekender: Fun continues after the holiday

The Fourth of July parties may be over, but Vegas is still full of fun and surprises. With plenty of shows and pool parties happening this weekend, Vegas keeps the excitement going with entertainment as hot as its temperatures. Headliners If you’re looking for a diverse show, check out Gordie…

Vegas Weekender: Red, White and Vegas!

Celebrate your Independence Day, Vegas style. From wild pool parties to fireworks, this weekend has it all. Those looking to celebrate with a bang need only look to the sky as five Station Casinos located around the valley are celebrating Independence Day with a simultaneous fireworks display on July 4.…

Keep your cool with Vegas pool clubs

Remember those early ’90s rap videos where everyone is splashing around in the pool, dancing, partying and throwing their hands up in the air (and waving them like they just don’t care)? Flash forward 20 years later. You can actually live the dream and enjoy all the amenities, live music,…

Vegas Weekender: Time to go to Rehab in Vegas

This weekend you can call your friends and tell them you’re going to Rehab in Vegas, and by that we mean the insanely popular and outrageous pool party at the Hard Rock Hotel. Rehab kicks off its seventh season with special guest Wyclef Jean on April 18. Those looking for…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas is starting to heat up

Pack up your sweaters and get ready for some fun in the sun, Vegas style. Relax poolside or spend the afternoon sipping a refreshing cocktail in the warmer weather. If you’re a Sunday partier, Nove Italiano at the Palms adds to the daytime scene with the launch of High Society…

Vegas Weekender: Madness continues in Vegas

This weekend in Vegas offers an eclectic line up of exciting events. March Madness continues at Lagasse’s Stadium at the Palazzo where fans can watch the college basketball tournament and hear commentary from basketball legends Bobby Knight and Billy Packer. Also on the agenda: Take a sip for a good…

Caesars has VIP villas with a view and renovated pool complex

Although construction on the Octavius Tower at Caesars Palace was completed last year, the 665-room, 71-suite building did not open due to the shaky economy. However, four plush European-themed villas inside the tower, designed by Wilson Associates, did open for business (and pleasure) and are currently being reserved for the most…

Flashback Friday: Dress Code at the Pool

It’s become quite common to hear long-time Vegas residents utter the phrase “Back when…” — “Back when the mob ran Vegas,” “Back when there were real entertainers like Sinatra,” “Back when Vegas cared about its customer,” “Back when…” As a native Las Vegan, I have to admit, I’ve uttered the phrase…

What a rush: Golden Nugget to open new tower

The Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas will open its $150 million Rush Tower in November 2009, adding almost 500 new rooms (as seen in the photo above) to the site. The Rush Tower will also introduce the Chart House Aquarium restaurant, offering a signature menu and a 50,000-gallon tropical aquarium. The…

Bikini Blackjack

The weather is heating up in Las Vegas and that means more and more people want to hang out by the pool to soak up the sun. But what do you do if you’re torn between catching some rays and staying in the casino to try your luck at winning…

Vegas is Tops in More Ways than One

  If you’re a frequent visitor to Vegas, you probably have noticed the ever-increasing number of pool clubs in our mega resorts. These pools offer all the amenities you can get inside the resorts themselves – drinks, food, DJs, comfortable seating, gambling, and some times a little more (or less as…

Solar powered DJ booth more than just fun in the sun

In Las Vegas, there is no shortage of certain things: Beer, babes, pool parties … There is also no shortage of sun. Now, a Las Vegas-based nightlife and hospitality company has found a way to draw on Las Vegas’ natural excess of sun to guarantee even more beer, babes and pool parties. N9NE Group recently unveiled Las…