Las Vegas sports

MGM Resorts, AEG break ground on arena project

In two years time, a 20,000-seat indoor arena is expected to open just off the Las Vegas Strip, between New York-New York and Monte Carlo. The $375-million privately-funded project is expected to house 100 to 150 events per year — about two shows every weekend. The 650,000-square foot arena is…

Sports fanatics can Score! in Las Vegas

I’m not much of the athletic type, but even I can appreciate the all-around sports tribute inside Luxor’s newest attraction, Score! My husband is a huge sports fan and since he played football throughout high school and college, I know this is something he’ll definitely enjoy. In fact, the football area…

Vegas kicks off football season with parties

Football season will be in full swing beginning Wednesday, Sept. 5 when the Dallas Cowboys face off against the New York Giants. The kickoff of football season means the start of lots of great viewing parties in Vegas. Whether you are looking for places with the most TVs or with…

Vegas knows best when it comes to Super Sunday

Super Bowl Sunday, how we love thee. Sure, you could be in Indianapolis on Feb. 5. Or you could be where the party really starts and head to Vegas to catch the Super Bowl at one of these amazing game day celebrations. The weekend is the biggest of the year…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas is all about variety

  Shows It’s pretty much an unspoken rule that when producer David Saxe puts on a show, you know it’s going to be good – and this one is no exception. “VEGAS! The Show” packs decades of Vegas entertainment into a convenient 90-minute package, celebrating the performers of yesteryear and…

Vegas Weekender: Music, sports and nightlife heat up Vegas

As the weather begins to cool down in Vegas, the shows and parties don’t stop — they just move indoors. This weekend, Vegas hosts everything from a professional hockey game to some of the hottest musical acts in the business. Shows It may be unimaginable that a headlining duo can…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas summer is heating up

Whether you’re here for a chick trip, an all-guy’s weekend or just coming here simply for a fun getaway, Vegas has something going on for every occasion. With some of the biggest names in music and comedy performing around town this weekend, to the hottest nightlife and dining options, Vegas…

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.…

Vegas Weekender: Father’s Day fun in Vegas

Sunday, June 20 is Father’s Day and there are plenty of thing to do this weekend in Vegas to celebrate. If your dad is into history and exploring the human body, then make a stop by the Luxor where dads get into BODIES… The Exhibition and Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition…

Vegas weekender: The party is poolside in Vegas

From partying poolside to watching the World Cup action, you can do it all this weekend in Vegas. Partiers won’t want to miss the 50th anniversary celebration of the world-famous Playboy Club and iconic Playboy bunny on June 10 at the Playboy Club at the Palms. Reggae fans can spend…

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…

Vegas Weekender: March Madness hits Las Vegas

Sports fans can experience the NCAA college basketball tournament Vegas-style with viewing parties on the Strip and Fremont Street Experience through April 5 catering to all March Madness needs. There’s plenty of action for basketball fans, but the weekend also features a roster of top-name headliners. Sports books Sports books:…

Vegas Weekender: Football frenzy and fun hit Vegas

It’s the Big Game on Sunday, Feb. 7. You could go to your buddy’s house and veg in front of the TV. But we’ve got a better idea. Why not live it up, Vegas-style? Ditch the chips on the couch and head to Sin City for the best football weekend…

Vegas Weekender: Kick off 2010 with a Vegas trip

The holidays are finally over and it’s the first Thursday of a brand new decade. What better way to spend the start of 2010 than in Las Vegas? So, call in sick, find a sitter and pack your bags. Here’s a look at what we’ll have waiting for you once…

Vegas Weekender: The holidays are around the corner

Party on the dance floor with Lady Gaga, stroll through awe-inspiring holiday displays or celebrate the season with legendary singers— you can do it all this weekend in Vegas. It’s also the first weekend that all of CityCenter is open to the public. Guests can spend time checking out the…

NHL Awards ready to put Vegas on ice

Las Vegas isn’t exactly known as a hockey town, but we do know how to throw a party, so it’s no surprise the National Hockey League chose Vegas to host its annual awards ceremony. The NHL Awards will feature the biggest names in the sport,as well as some hot Hollywood…