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What to do on your first trip to Vegas

What to do on your first trip to Vegas

Hey Vegas Virgin! Yeah, I’m talking to you. For one reason or another, you’ve yet to step foot in this wild and crazy town, but sooner or later, you’ll cave and come see what all the hype is about. When you do, the first thing you want to know is that…

Where to go, what to hear: Music at Vegas clubs

Electronic: If it’s electronic music you’re looking for in a club, congratulations: You won’t have to look far or for very long. The near ubiquity of electronic music right now guarantees that EDM aficionados can almost walk into any club and hear something they like most nights, but if you…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas is all about variety

  Shows It’s pretty much an unspoken rule that when producer David Saxe puts on a show, you know it’s going to be good – and this one is no exception. “VEGAS! The Show” packs decades of Vegas entertainment into a convenient 90-minute package, celebrating the performers of yesteryear and…

11/11/11 happens only ‘1’s’ in a lifetime

What’s better than being No. 1? Or the “make a wish” rule at 11:11? How about having six “ones” in a date at once? On Nov. 11, 2011 (11/11/11), there’s tons to see and do in Vegas. In addition to weddings (one of the most popular reasons to be here on this…

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…

Electronic music finds its new home in Vegas

Las Vegas isn’t just the Entertainment Capital of the World. It’s the reinvention capital of the world. The city has remade itself time and time again. What started out as a dusty railroad stop became a gaming mecca where the biggest entertainers in Hollywood hung out. Las Vegas then bucked…

Vegas Weekender: Outdoor events are in full swing

This weekend in Vegas it’s all about braving the heat to experience a slew of fun activities from a patio party at RHUMBAR at the Mirage to a Friday night movie under the stars at Lake Las Vegas. When it comes to entertainment, comedy fans are in luck. Jerry Seinfeld,…

Spin your way into a Vegas nightclub

You mastered the DJ Hero video game and pinched enough pennies to buy your first set of turntables. It was a used set but after enough practices you managed to get a few gigs: bar mitzvah, sweet-16 parties and proms. Before you know it, your local dive nightclub gave you…

Vegas Weekender: Make a splash in Vegas

Pamper yourself poolside or get your party on, this weekend in Vegas is all about making a splash. Caesars Palace, the Rio and Flamingo add to the pool-life scene by offering poolside massages and other spa treatments for the utmost in luxury and relaxation under the sun. Revelers who want…

Fremont East District packs a lot of personality

Area is buzzing with bars, restaurants and art It’s a Friday night in Downtown Las Vegas, miles from the megaresorts of the Las Vegas Strip and just a few blocks down from the old Vegas allure of Fremont Street’s casinos. A flock of people crosses Las Vegas Boulevard, but not…

Picture yourself here

Whether you’re an avid planker, or you want to get the perfect Facebook profile picture or just want to impress your friends and prove that “Yes, I was there,” there are many spots in Vegas for breathtaking, silly or otherwise unique portrait opportunities. Here is but a sampling of locations:…

Bar hopping on the Strip has never been easier

A bar hop on the Las Vegas Strip has long been of the impromptu variety. Despite the plethora of watering holes, thirsty patrons are forced to plan their own bar-hopping strategy and pay for drinks at each stop along the way — until now. The Palazzo and the Venetian have…

Vegas Weekender: Go all out in Vegas

From fine dining specials to a special Gay Nights Las Vegas event, this weekend in Vegas has something for everyone. Wynn Las Vegas and Encore give guests something to savor with the Summertime Taste of Wynn event. Wine lovers won’t want to miss the Third Annual Aureole Las Vegas Wine…

Vegas Weekender: Tons of fun, food and laughs

If you’re looking for a way to tickle your funny bone, cool down from the summer heat and enjoy enough food and drink specials to last you all weekend, then you’ve come to the right place. Vegas has just the remedy to satisfy all of your midsummer needs. Headliners “America’s…

Weekender: The best in magic, music and meals in Vegas

Criss Angel performs at the Luxor Headline shows capture the magic of Vegas “Criss Angel Believe” combines the magic of “Mindfreak” star Criss Angel with the showmanship of Cirque du Soleil. That might sound like an odd combination, but after some tweaks to the show’s original format, it all comes…