Las Vegas Weekend

Vegas Weekender: Saddle up with this weekend’s major events

Yee-haw! Whether you’re here for all the rodeo events or just looking forward to galloping away from your city, Las Vegas has more than enough events to get you moving. The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo comes into town Thursday, Dec. 1 through Saturday, Dec. 10,  at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas gets set for the holidays

Thanksgiving’s already here: From stellar performers and savory dinners to fabulous shopping deals and winter-inspired attractions, Las Vegas features plenty of events to get you in the holiday spirit. Headliners If you’ve come to Las Vegas to see a stellar show (or two), this holiday weekend is a perfect time to…

Vegas Weekender: Food, fun and Foster the People

This weekend in Vegas, it’s all about a good time. The fun starts at 5 o’clock–just make sure your fins can go to the left and to the right at the Jimmy Buffett concert. Continue the weekend and sing along to Motown favorites with Human Nature. Finally, eat and drink ’til…

Vegas Weekender: ‘Phantom,’ football, photography and more

Shows Enjoy the breathtaking music of Andrew Lloyd Webber in “Phantom – the Las Vegas Spectacular” at the Venetian. Take a trip back to 19th century Paris and into an opera house haunted by the Phantom, complete with a 2,100-pound chandelier, made of 29,444 crystals. Tickets start at $79. Show…

Fashion’s Night Out welcomes all divas and fashionistas

Celebrated in more than 100 cities in 15 countries, “Fashion’s Night Out” comes to Vegas for the second year in a row. Created in 2009 by “Vogue” magazine, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, NYC & Company and the City of New York, this event brings back the fun to shopping. FNO highlights the fashion…

Shop ’til you drop and much more

We all know going to the mall is a fun trip in itself, but like with everything else, Vegas takes shopping to the extreme. How many malls in your town have talking statues, weekend fashion shows, personal shoppers and art galleries? In Las Vegas, which features a handful of mega…

Vegas prepares for an explosive 4th of July weekend

Fireworks, parties on the Strip You might think that Vegas has enough lights in the sky, but the city is celebrating the 4th of July with fireworks displays and celebrations all weekend long, lighting every corner of the Las Vegas Valley. If you’re headed to the Las Vegas Strip, Caesars…

Vegas Weekender: Let the good times roll

This weekend, it’s all about a good time. You know that joke where you laugh so hard you start to cry? We’ve got it. That one song from long ago that just brings you back? Check. Of course, we certainly have a bachelorette party or two happening. From a show…

Vegas Weekender: Sunday brunch with style

This Easter weekend in Vegas is filled with inspiring shows, the best brunches and a few late-night performances. See a show where the stage is a 27-foot pool of water. Take a bite out of a brunch featuring twisted food and sip on some bubbly while a singer goes “Bottoms…

Vegas Weekender: It’s heating up in Vegas

Spring has finally sprung in Vegas, so while you’re here, make the most of it! Pool clubs are making a splash this weekend, so grab your beach ball and rubber ducky and head out for a day. Grab a quick cocktail and appetizer while dining on a deal and then…

Vegas Weekender: Find holiday cheer in Vegas

Christmas is just around the corner, so finish up your shopping and head to Vegas! Start looking out for New Year’s Eve spots atop the Rio at Voodoo Lounge. Then join Terry Fator’s long list of characters for a holiday edition of his show, “A Very Terry Christmas.” Finally, enjoy…

Vegas Weekender: Rodeo rides into town

Cowboys, start your bulls! Vegas goes country this weekend with The Wrangler National Finals Rodeo riding into the Thomas & Mack Center Dec. 2 – 11. The Las Vegas Strip comes alive with plenty of country-themed things to do, so grab your 10-gallon hats and come join us! From mechanical…

Vegas Weekender: Poker, power ballads and perfect pairings

Halloween may be over, but the fun in Vegas never ends. Enjoy a weekend full of big-name headlining acts, cheap drinks and all the things that make this city oh-so-tempting. Even with winter just around the corner, Vegas continue to keep it hot. Headliners This weekend, tease that funny bone…

Vegas Weekender: Celebrate Halloween Vegas-style

Get ready to party alongside sexy school girls, naughty nurses and revelers dressed in some of the most outlandish costumes you’ve ever seen – it’s Halloween weekend in Vegas and it’s sure to be a weekend of frightening fun. Nightlife The Palms continues its tradition of hosting simultaneous parties and…

Vegas Weekender: Bull riders and ghouls take over Vegas

With everything from the Professional Bull Riders World Finals to an Italian festival going on, this weekend in Vegas has something for everyone. It’s also the last weekend before Halloween and the city is celebrating with various haunted attractions and frighteningly fun ways to get into the Halloween spirit. Nightlife…

Vegas Weekender: Food, football and fun rule in Vegas

From vegetarian delights to latenight parties and football festivities, this weekend in Vegas has it all. If it’s a night of dancing and maybe even a glimpse of some of Hollywood’s hottest young stars your’re after, make sure to stop by Kim Kardashian’s birthday celebration at Tao and Aimme Teegarden’s…

Vegas Weekender: Let Vegas help you forget your woes

The economy is struggling, your 401K is on life support and the unemployment rate is competing with your credit card interest rate. What you really need is a few good laughs, and this weekend Vegas is providing it. Comedians Sinbad, Kevin Hart, Howie Mandel and Ralphie May are all performing…

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: Concerts and comedy reign in Vegas

There’s no shortage of entertainment in Sin City this weekend. Why not have a few laughs or enjoy one of this weekend’s excellent concerts? Shows “Jubilee!” pays homage to a classic symbol of Las Vegas: showgirls. From the opening song-and-dance act about “Hundreds of Girls” through the grand finale, “Jubilee!’s”…