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Weird & wacky: The statuesque side of Vegas

Weird & wacky: The statuesque side of Vegas

Vegas gets a bad rap for not having much culture, like wearing a yard-long version of the Eiffel Tower around your neck should be considered a faux pas or something. We have tons of culture, especially art. Just look at all the graffiti painted frescos, living sculptures, delicate cuisine and…
The craft of clowning

The craft of clowning

Let’s play a little guessing game. We are thinking of a noun. Some people are scared of them, some people love them, some people know nothing about them, and others have dedicated their entire lives to perfecting the art of being one. Do you know what it is we’re talking…
Las Vegas’ top five adult shows

Las Vegas’ top five adult shows

Welcome to Las Vegas — the Entertainment Capital of the World and perhaps the only place on earth where being slightly sinful is not only suggested, but encouraged. Hey, the amount of inhibition that you check at the door is up to you, but nonetheless, if it’s naughty entertainment you’re…

20 Things to do in Vegas for under 20 bucks

With a flood of flashy Vegas pics on newsfeeds everywhere, lots of people think you have to be a high roller to get the full experience. But there’s plenty of stuff to do in Vegas that doesn’t require an Amex Black Card. Here’s how to ball on a budget with…
Betcha didn’t know this about Vegas’ acrobatic shows

Betcha didn’t know this about Vegas’ acrobatic shows

OK, so you’re at the bar and somehow have managed to find yourself buying a drink for a seemingly-out-of-your-league eight whose caramel brown eyes have miraculously chosen to lock in on your baby blues and you’re definitely not mad about it. Your drinks have been served and you’re about to…
Shows for the scandalous

Shows for the scandalous

OK, so yes, we are well aware of the fact that the first day of summer is not officially until June 21 however, we also know for a fact that it is already heating up in Vegas. And while, we may not be into the triple digits quite yet (although…
Top 10 slot jackpots hit in Vegas

Top 10 slot jackpots hit in Vegas

Admit it. You have the same dream we do. Everything conspires and you find yourself in the right place at the right time – seated in front of a Megabucks slot machine that’s primed and ready to hit. You push the button (of course, pulling a lever would be more…

‘Zumanity’ unveils new act on Las Vegas Boulevard

Las Vegas is big on all surprises – OK, well not the kind of surprises that require medicated ointment but definitely surprises like yesterday’s sexy “Zumanity” showcase that popped up for the public in front of Lady Liberty outside of the New York – New York Hotel & Casino. Luring…

The best hotels in Vegas for: Adrenaline junkies

What was the last thrill you had in your life? If you answered nabbing a pull-through parking spot at the grocery store (and that is a glorious feeling), then it’s a good thing you’re coming to Vegas. Just being in Sin City can deliver a much-needed adrenaline boost. As it…

MGM Resorts unveils ‘The Park’ concept in Las Vegas

The space between New York-New York and Monte Carlo has mostly been used by motorized vehicles that are either making deliveries or passing from the front of these resorts to their parking facilities. Today MGM Resorts International announced a detailed plan to transform it. Called simply “The Park,” this 8-acre…

New York-New York officially launches outdoor plaza

It’s been less than a year since MGM Resorts International announced plans for a $100 million outdoor plaza that involves remodeling the Las Vegas Strip-facing exteriors of New York-New York Hotel & Casino and Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino. The company began construction on this pedestrian-oriented district in April 2013.…

Photos: NY-NY & Monte Carlo tear up the old for the new

MGM Resorts International announced plans for a $100 million outdoor plaza project in April 2013. It involves remodeling the front facades of New York-New York and Monte Carlo to showcase new eateries, shops and Hershey’s Chocolate World, an interactive attraction that celebrates Hershey’s-branded products. This district will be anchored by…

Lounge your way to live music in Vegas

You come to Las Vegas for the glitz, the excitement, the rush of risking it all.  Sometimes, though, it’s nice to step back from the eager tourists carrying drinks by the yard and enjoy a quality cocktail or two while listening to live music. I’m not talking lounges with DJs…

10 hotel developments in Vegas to look forward to in 2014

Hotel construction in Las Vegas is more spirited and dynamic than ever. Are you curious about some of the projects currently underway at resorts both on and off the Strip? In addition to the creation of two open-air districts, three newly converted hotels will debut in 2014. Plus, several existing…

MGM, AEG release renderings of proposed arena in Las Vegas

The developers of a 20,000-seat sports and entertainment arena released the first images of the privately funded venue. Arena partners AEG and MGM Resorts International also released details of the venue, which is expected to be built between New York-New York and Monte Carlo, extending west from Las Vegas Boulevard…

Our 5 favorite adult shows in Las Vegas

What’s a visit to Las Vegas without a little bit of sin? If it’s naughty entertainment you’re looking for, Sin City offers much in the way to get your night off to a steamy start. The following are some of our favorites, in no particular order. Zumanity at New York-New…

Up close with Zumanity

Cirque du Soleil is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its adult-themed show, Zumanity. During the past decade, the show has pushed the boundaries of sensuality and eroticism, all the while keeping it light. [flagallery gid=102 name=”Gallery”]