Las Vegas Nightlife

HRH Tower: The Hard Rock Hotel grows up

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino personnel are predicting an on-time opening of Dec. 28 for the all-suite HRH Tower, even as construction crews scamper to put finishing touches on the interior. Described as a sophisticated, more mature rock ‘n’ roll experience, the HRH Tower will add 359 standard suites, eight spa villas…

Vegas Weekender: Cowboys, Santa descend on Vegas

The start of December means more than just cooler weather. The rodeo is in town. Cowboy hats, Wrangler jeans and boots abound as guests roll in for the National Finals Rodeo Dec. 3 – 12 at Thomas & Mack Center. With the NFR comes a jam-packed line-up of entertainment including…

New Year’s: It’s closer than you think.

Here they come, faster than you can keep up with — end-of-the-year holidays! Thanksgiving is here, Christmas is around the corner and then — bam! — it’s New Year’s Eve. If you don’t get a jump on it now, you’ll probably spend it sitting on your old couch, swilling from…

Vegas Weekender: Many Reasons to be thankful in Vegas

 Your turkey isn’t the only thing getting stuffed for Thanksgiving. This weekend, Vegas is busting at the seams with activities for guests of all ages. Take a stroll through one of the holiday attractions or laugh until your sides hurt with comedy headliners including Bill Cosby, Jay Leno and David…

Vegas Weekender: Cher takes over the Colosseum

This week in Vegas is all about grabbing dinner and seeing a show. From Cher and David Copperfield to a wine festival and Thanksgiving cooking classes, it’s all happening this weekend in Vegas. Nightlife In Vegas, the party goes all night long Head to Cathouse for a freebie night, featuring…

$1 Bargains on the Strip

Times are hard across the country and Vegas is no exception. But as always, there’s the proverbial silver lining, which in this case means lower prices. How about $1 dollar blackjack on the Strip? Normally on the Strip, blackjack (and other games like roulette) have a minimum bet requirement of…

Vegas Weekender: Fabulous Vegas and freakish finds

There is no shortage of fabulously freaky finds this weekend in Vegas. From nightclub contests to family-friendly trick-or-treating, Las Vegas has something for everyone. Halloween Vegas invaded with haunted happenings This Halloween, Fangoria presents Trinity of Terrors at the Palms – Oct. 30 – Nov. 1. Sponsored by Fangoria Entertainment,…

Where to find a wine bar in Vegas

While there’s no shortage of drinking establishments in Vegas, if you’re partial to wine bars you need to do some research—unless, of course, when we do the researching for you. Below is a list of the best wine bars on the Strip and in other major resorts. All of them…

The Vegas Weekender: It’s still sizzling in Las Vegas

Although other cities may have said goodbye to the parties and shows of summer, Las Vegas is still enjoying warm temperatures and is throwing the celebrations to prove it. There are sporting events, some huge headliners and more than a few opportunities to keep your vacation rolling just a little…

Sin City Brewing Co. opens up (another) shop

There’s something that gets glossed over a lot in this town. It falls by the wayside for more glamorous things, more stereotypically “Vegas” stuff. It becomes an afterthought, a fourth choice when you’ve exhausted all the other things you know how to order. It’s beer. And although it’s not at…

Las fiestas patrias en Las Vegas: mucho que ver

Se aproximan las fiestas patria y Las Vegas celebrará en grande con algunos de los máximos exponentes de la música rock, pop y mariachi. Así que va a haber algo para todos.  Además, varios clubes tienen noches de música latina para mover el  bote después de ver uno de estos…

Dance the night away Latin-style

Vegas is brimming with nightspots playing Latin music. Sometimes it’s salsa, other times it’s norteña from northern Mexico or the latest in pop. These nightclubs are mostly on the Strip with a few on the city’s east side, where casinos patronized by locals are concentrated. In some the music is…

Vegas Weekender: Theme parties and funny bunnies

Themed parties take center stage this weekend in Vegas as Midsummer Night’s Dream, one of the city’s most infamous soirées, takes place poolside at the Palms Aug. 15 and Steel Panther, an ’80s hair metal cover band, hosts a toga themed party at Aliante Station on Aug.15. If peace and…

The Vegas Weekender: Bloom into June with a luau

Summer temperatures are heating up in Vegas and that means the party is moving from day to night and poolside. What better way to enjoy the evening than sipping mai tais and watching live performances by native dancers at the Hawaiian Luau at the Imperial Palace’s pool. If the undulating…