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Vegas must dos for March 2016

Vegas must dos for March 2016

While the rest of the country is wondering how many inches of snow they’re going to get before spring finally arrives, we’re contemplating how to avoid those pesky tan lines from our bikini jewelry. And this is why Vegas is one of the most popular spring break destinations in the…
Meet Mat Franco – Vegas’ new face of magic

Meet Mat Franco – Vegas’ new face of magic

Mat Franco is a cool dude; as a matter of fact, he’s just like any other 20-something guy. He plays guitar as a hobby, can tell some pretty funny jokes, likes really spicy Thai food and can ghost out of a party like it’s his job… A Rhode Island native,…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: August 14 – 16, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: August 14 – 16, 2015

Sin City – land of perpetual sunshine and chronic celebration. This weekend won’t be short on either of those juicy little luxuries. We’re celebrating the past, present and future with a modern twist on an ancient art, chest-heaving thrills, laughter and lots of great music (old and new). So pop…

Where to catch 4th of July fireworks in Vegas

So you’ve come to Vegas to celebrate the good ole U.S. of A, have you? Well get ready, because you came to the right place. There’s no such thing as red, white and gloom, and in this town we’ve already started celebrating. Big shock there, huh? We’ve got a list of…

Family fun on the Las Vegas Strip

School’s out for summer and you know what that means: Your kids are going to expect a vacation. We might be a playground for adults, but that doesn’t mean we don’t appeal to the underagers. Yeah, their eyes are probably going to pop out of their heads a couple times…
Fun(ny) facts that we betcha didn’t know

Fun(ny) facts that we betcha didn’t know

They say laughter is the best medicine, right? Well, our initial thought on that is that “they” clearly have never indulged in a neat Macallan 18 on the rocks but perhaps “they” formulated their opinion after experiencing Vegas’ comedy circuit and, in that case, we can give them a pass…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 28 – May 2

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 28 – May 2

We are just days away from the long awaited welterweight world championship unification bout between Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Manny “Pac-man” Pacquiao. The throwdown that has been claimed to be “The Fight of the Century,” (which we think is quite presumptuous considering that we are only 15 years into…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 10 – 12, 2015

Vegas is always the place to be, but this weekend is chock-full of mayhem just waiting to be had. From a specialty beer festival downtown to show-stopping performances by musical giants, you’ll be swaying from side-to-side before you know it. Yeah, some of that may be the booze but it’s…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 19 – 21, 2014

It’s the last weekend before the holidays are officially upon us. If you’re like most people, you’re probably all stressed out and frantically trying to buy last minute gifts. We suggest you relax, come to Vegas and just have some holiday fun. We’ve got four suggestions to put you in…

Our top Labor Day weekend picks

Labor Day weekend can make you feel kind of melancholy. You have to go back to school. You have to say goodbye to summer…and wearing white clothing. But don’t shed too many tears. Labor Day also means you can have that one last weekend hurrah in Vegas — and you…

A guide to dining at The Linq

The Linq is one of Las Vegas’s newest hot spots. The pedestrian-friendly entertainment district features shops, bars and — the highlight — the 550-foot-tall High Roller observation wheel. There are also a lot of restaurant choices at The Linq so we put together a quick guide for you. Whether you’re…

Rock and funk find a home at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas

Where else on this planet can you eat a heaping plate of soul food, slip on some bowling shoes, hit a few pins and watch great performers, such as Perry Farrell of Jane’s Addiction wail through the band’s 1988 album, “Nothing’s Shocking?” Turns out Brooklyn, London and now, Las Vegas.…

Another first for The Linq: The ACM music festival

The ACM Party for a Cause Festival marks the first major event offering by The Linq, an open-air shopping and entertainment district, and is expected to draw tens of thousands of country music fans April 4 and 5 to the Las Vegas Strip. The two-day festival, headlined by country music…

Now open at The Linq Las Vegas

A handful of businesses are now open at The Linq, the $550 million entertainment district being built by Caesars Entertainment on the Las Vegas Strip. Tenants of the open-air, pedestrian-only district, located  in the corridor between The Quad and the Flamingo, began their debut in late December with the opening of Irish-themed gaming joint O’Sheas…