Las Vegas Shows

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”…

MUS.I.C. to dance to: Jabbawockeez make a home in Vegas

Tourists and locals are in for a treat. Back by popular demand,  the dancers of the world-famous crew Jabbawockeez are bringing their popular show, “MUS.I.C.” to Monte Carlo as a permanent headliner. Starting Thursday, Oct. 7, Jabbawockeez will perform 9:30 p.m. Tuesday – Saturday. Missed their performances this past summer at MGM…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas is the place to play on Labor Day

There’s nothing dull about this weekend, because Labor Day means no work and all play in Las Vegas! Special Events Wet Republic at the MGM Grand is hosting world-famous DJs and celebrities this weekend. Bad Boy Bill and Boris spin on Friday, Diddy hosts Saturday with DJs Serge Devant and…

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 is show central this weekend

Summer may be winding down, but temperatures are still sizzling in Vegas and it’s the place to be for exciting shows, nightlife and parties. Whether you’re into Motown oldies, classic rock or rap superstar moguls, it’s all happening here this weekend. Shows There’s no shortage of shows to see in…

Vegas Weekender: Top off summer with a Vegas vacation

There are only a few weeks of summer left, so make the most of it with a Vegas vacation. From the fourth annual Midsummer Night’s Dream party, which is guaranteed to go into the wee hours of the morning, to Nathan Burton, a family-friendly afternoon show, it’s all happening this…

Dance takes center stage in Vegas

Hip-hop, ballroom, burlesque – dance moves from chorus line to headline act In Las Vegas, dancing isn’t reserved exclusively for nightclubs. Showcasing everything from b-boy style and ballroom tomodern burlesque and African dance, Vegas offers an array of shows with unusual and creative routines. With popular television shows like “So…

Vegas Weekender: Beat the summer blues in Vegas

The end of summer is approaching quickly and this could be one of the last weekends you’ll have before school starts and you have to return to reality. So, while the weather is still pool-worthy and you don’t have to carpool and help with homework just yet, come spend a…

Vegas Weekender: King reigns supreme in Vegas

The greatest entertainer was The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll and he returns to the stage Aug. 3 with the release of “Elvis on Tour” on Blu-ray™, DVD and digital download. In addition, 460 select movie theaters across the nation will showcase the film tonight at 7 p.m. In Vegas,…

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: 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…

He writes the songs

By Caroline Fontein (caroline.fontein@vegas.com) Vegas.com With more than 80 million records sold worldwide and a career spanning more than 35 years, renowned singer-songwriter Barry Manilow is a music icon. What many people may not know is that he’s also a successful jingle writer. Early on in his career, he penned…

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.…

The Ultimate Illusions in Vegas

  Everywhere you look on the Las Vegas Strip you’ll see something that isn’t what it seems. Hotels look like famous landmarks and everyday people can look like high rollers. Entertainers are in on it too. Show girls captivate audiences with sequins and feathers while magicians mystify by making cars…

Phantom celebrates its fourth anniversary in Vegas

Masked phantoms unite! That’s what happened on the evening of June 24 at the Venetian, and it wasn’t for a comic book convention. For one record-breaking moment 1,800 audience members wearing white masks became the largest “Phantom” gathering ever during a post-show photo to celebrate the fourth anniversary of “Phantom…

Souvenirs to Remember Your Vegas Vacation

By Renée LiButti VEGAS.com Las Vegas is like a magnet. It attracts visitors from all around the world. The pulsating neon lights, the action-packed casinos and the “anything goes” attitude create a powerful pull – one that leaves a lasting impression on those who travel here. Of course, you’ll want…

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: Enjoy blues, brews in Vegas

Summer is in full swing in Vegas and the fun never stops. Take a trip back to the ’70s on Fremont Street with a concert and car show or head out to one of Vegas’ historical hot spots, the Springs Preserve, for a beer and blues festival. Whether you’re looking…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas hosts a three-day party

Memorial Day is a three-day weekend so there’s no excuse not to come to Vegas and partake in all of the events and entertainment the city has to offer over the holiday. An exciting new pool club and nightclub are opening at Encore Las Vegas and the fight is on…