Vegas Weekender

Vegas Weekender: Maximize your Vegas trip

Now might be the best time to come to Vegas. The weather is perfect, you’ve got a group of your friends on board and you’ve set aside a few days for the ultimate long weekend. Start right in with much-needed therapy on Thursday night at First Food & Bar. Then…

Vegas Weekender: Get your body to Vegas for green beer

This weekend in Vegas, have a little fun with some of the baddest and best St. Patrick’s Day parties. Or, visit a few educational exhibits — including one that looks a lot like you. Green beer, astounding attractions, plenty of music and everything the Irish like is all happening this…

Vegas Weekender: Dinner and a show in Las Vegas

This weekend in Vegas, it’s all about dinner and a show — and we’ve got some great ones for you. Listen to musical legends like Barry Manilow or Bon Jovi. Dine on steak or stone crab at the Forum Shops. Or, just party the night away at Tao or Tabu.…

Vegas Weekender: Fast cars, hot bars and history too

The year is still young, so while you are too, come to Vegas and have some fun! There are plenty of shows to see and attractions to visit and the only problem you’ll face is finding time to do them all. Of course, there are plenty of NASCAR activities as…

Vegas Weekender: Shows, sweets and (for some) free drinks

Even though Valentine’s Day and the Big Game are already over, Vegas keeps the excitement going through the month of February. Events Happy Birthday to February babies McFadden’s Irish Pub at the Rio is throwing a big birthday bash on Saturday, Feb. 20. Those with February birthdays, who are 21…

Vegas Weekender: A weekend of holidays in Vegas

This weekend in Vegas is going to be one of the busiest ever. Not only is it a three-day weekend for President’s Day, but Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day both fall on Feb. 14. It’s just more of a reason to come to Vegas. Holidays Take a stroll through…

Vegas Weekender: Football frenzy and fun hit Vegas

It’s the Big Game on Sunday, Feb. 7. You could go to your buddy’s house and veg in front of the TV. But we’ve got a better idea. Why not live it up, Vegas-style? Ditch the chips on the couch and head to Sin City for the best football weekend…

Vegas Weekender: Magicians, Miss America, music acts

While Super Bowl Sunday and Valentine’s Day aren’t quite here yet, Vegas is still loaded with events that everyone can enjoy. Shows Legends, tribute legends and soon-to-be legends Grammy nominated French alternative rock band Phoenix (with special guests The Soft Pack) perform at the Joint at the Hard Rock on…

Vegas keeps the heat in January

Believe it or not, we’re already coming close to the end of January 2010. The holidays are over and Valentine’s Day isn’t quite here yet. So what’s left to do in Vegas? A lot! With the celebration of Chinese New Year, tantalizing brunch specials, headline acts, nightlife and attractions, Vegas…

Vegas Weekender: It’s New Year’s Day … Somewhere

So you were too busy to make it to Vegas for New Year’s, eh? Or you made it here, but want a do-over? Good news! Today is New Year’s Day for everybody still on the Julian calendar. It’s a little bit against the norm, but, hey, America’s still not on…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas parties like it’s 2010

It’s New Year’s Eve and the party has already started in Vegas. Whether you’ll be here tonight or can’t make it in until later, there’s plenty of stuff to do. Check out this round up of the weekend’s events and see if you can think of a better way to…

Vegas Weekender: Very Vegas Christmas weekend

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the city, people enjoyed festive sights and were feeling quite giddy. Spending the holiday in Vegas will surely be a treat. There are headliners, attractions and even a sundae for your feet. A line-up of entertainment helps the holiday spirit ring, with…

Vegas Weekender: The holidays are around the corner

Party on the dance floor with Lady Gaga, stroll through awe-inspiring holiday displays or celebrate the season with legendary singers— you can do it all this weekend in Vegas. It’s also the first weekend that all of CityCenter is open to the public. Guests can spend time checking out the…

Vegas Weekender: It’s Hangover weekend in Vegas

It’s the last weekend before the hit movie “The Hangover” comes out on Blu-ray ™ and DVD and is available for download on Dec. 15. Most people try to avoid hangovers, but this is one night of drinking you’ll want to experience over and over again. This weekend also marks…

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: Vegas heats up as weather cools

November in Vegas is the perfect time of year to enjoy the cooler weather as well as a few things that make the Las Vegas Strip sizzle. Whether it’s a balloon ride floating above the Strip, or a poker competition that’s heating up, it’s all happening this weekend in Vegas.…

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,…

Vegas Weekender: Halloween in Vegas is spooktacular

With Halloween only a week away, you’ll need to get in the party mood if you haven’t already. Come to Vegas where you can celebrate a weekend full of rock stars, haunted attractions and beautiful fall weather. Nightlife In Vegas, the party rocks on all night long This is your…

Vegas Weekender: October scares in the Halloween fun

With Halloween just two weeks away, the festivities and parties in Vegas are non-stop. Top it off with headliner acts and hot nightlife, and it’s time to pack your suitcase for Vegas. Shows Vocal Heartthrobs Goss and Timberlake on stage See international singing sensation Matt Goss at the Palms. More…

Vegas Weekender: Halloween, headliners, heartthrobs

For many, autumn is considered the best time of the year in Las Vegas. With cooler temperatures, fun outdoor activities, Halloween festivities and non-stop headliners, we can understand why. Shows Theater, music and comedy front stage in Vegas From Oct. 7 – 18, Academy Award-nominated actor Chazz Palminteri acts out…

Vegas Weekender: Visit Vegas and bring home a T-Rex

Can you believe it’s already October? Neither can we. But even with summer officially behind us, Vegas continues to sizzle with hot events, concerts and parties this weekend. Attractions Autumn means colorful gardens and Halloween fun Celebrate the fall by taking a trip to the Bellagio Conservatory. Accented with gold, scarlet…

Vegas Weekender: Festival, football and Phantom fans

Although it’s not until Wednesday, the Mexican Independence Day celebration is already making its mark on Las Vegas. With more than a few Latin headliners in town this weekend, Sin City is the perfect place to kick off the party. And if you’re not current on the latest in Latin…

Vegas Weekender: No work, all play for Labor Day

Labor Day means no work and all play all weekend long in Vegas. With one extra day to party, Sin City is busting at the seams with potential. Party non-stop with some of the world’s hottest DJs spinning beats poolside and in the clubs . On the live music circuit,…

Vegas Weekender: Commemorating the King of Pop

Vegas commmemorates Michael Jackson this weekend with performances by top Vegas entertainers. The Palms hosts the city’s top performers Aug. 29 as they gather for “Las Vegas Celebrates the Music of Michael Jackson” at 3 p.m. Clint Holmes, Mosaic, Terry Fator, Holly Madison and cast members from “Jersey Boys,” “Disney’s…