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Catch some fun in Vegas at these Big Game events

Are you ready for some football? On Feb. 2, the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos are meeting up to determine the champion of the National Football League at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. Of course, it’s not just the touchdowns, tackles and halftime show that make the Big Game…

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…

Vegas DJs share their favorite tracks from 2013

As 2013 comes to a close and Vegas visitors get ready for the biggest party of the year, we thought we’d check in with several DJs who are regulars in Sin City to see what their favorite songs were to play. The following six (see below) will be spinning here…

The opening for the first phase of The Linq is set for Dec. 27

The first section of The Linq, the $550 million project helmed by Caesars Entertainment Corporation that will transform the corridor between The Quad and the Flamingo resorts, is about to be up and running – finally! When completed, the highly anticipated open-air, pedestrian-only district will be jam-packed with dining, entertainment…

The Boulder Dam Hotel to mark its 80th birthday

The Boulder Dam Hotel opened its doors with a two-day celebration on Dec. 15 – 16, 1933. The Colonial Revival hostelry is located at 1305 Arizona St. in Boulder City, near the town’s business district. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982, the Boulder Dam Hotel is of…

Bally’s Las Vegas unveils plans for the Grand Bazaar Shops

Bally’s Las Vegas will become home to Sin City’s newest mall with a proposed 2-acre, 150-shop outdoor retail venue located at the front of the property on one of the busiest pedestrian intersections in the United States. In fact, more than 20 million people pass through this site annually at the…

Downtown Grand officially marks its debut in downtown Las Vegas

Yesterday afternoon (11-12-13) at 14:15 (in military time), representatives from Downtown Grand and the city of Las Vegas gathered to celebrate the resort’s official launch with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The event was held on the steps of Downtown Grand’s Third Street entrance. Valley High School’s marching band was on…

Downtown Container Park to bridge gaps in downtown Las Vegas

Downtown Container Park in downtown Las Vegas will bring together an assortment of small boutiques, galleries, bars and eateries. But take note: this soon-to-open development by the Downtown Project, a community revitalization group funded by Zappos.com CEO Tony Hsieh, aims to become much, much more than a retail center. Downtown…

Nightlife comes alive before dark in Vegas

If you walk through the Palms on a weekend afternoon, you might see a long line of people forming behind a velvet rope. Even though the sun is high and shining brightly, they’re all waiting to get into the off-Strip resort’s popular 55th-floor nightclub Ghostbar – or rather its daytime…