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Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 4 – 6, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Dec. 4 – 6, 2015

This is Vegas, and we’ve seen our fair share of assless chaps wiggling down the street, but nothing will prepare you for the NFR cowboy takeover. If you’ve been looking for a reason to blow the dust off your cowboy boots, we’re about to give you so many we can’t…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Feb. 25 – 28, 2015

Here in Vegas we like to celebrate things. Whether it’s a bachelor party, a birthday bash, or some random but completely necessary holiday like National Margarita Day, which we dutifully observed (ahem…. slurped up) yesterday, you can bet we will toast to just about anything, anytime, anywhere… just because we…

Q&A with the six stars of ‘ShowStoppers’

With a 66-member cast of 35 singers and dancers, in addition to an onstage, 31-piece orchestra, “Steve Wynn’s ShowStoppers” has it all. From elaborately-designed sets to intricate costumes that undoubtedly raise the attention-to-detail precedent, audience members of all ages will appreciate the colorful artistry of this dazzling show. And while…

Diving the dream in ‘Le Rêve’ at Wynn Las Vegas

Vegas Expert Nicole Lucht scuba dives into Le Rêve – The Dream’s underworld as part of the Vegas show’s Diver’s Dream experience at Wynn Las Vegas. Concentrating on my breathing, I tried to focus as one of my tour guides described a fire ring submerged underwater. My exhaled bubbles of…

‘Le Reve’ lifts the curtain and adds backstage tour

“Le Rêve — The Dream” audiences will soon have another way to experience — and perhaps better appreciate — a show that features acrobats, synchronized swimmers, dancers and other artists performing feats that have left thousands of theatergoers in awe. In January, “Le Rêve” will begin offering backstage tours of…

Garth Brooks to return for six summer shows at Encore

Country music hero Garth Brooks ended a three-year run at Encore in November, but country music fans and the Las Vegas Strip are calling him back. Brooks will perform on two holiday weekends this summer at the Encore Theater. To commemorate his three years at the venue, the performances will…

‘Tulips’ sculpture blooms at Wynn

Wynn Las Vegas has unveiled its newest work of public art,  “Tulips,” by Jeff Koons, which sits in the Wynn Theater rotunda. “Tulips” is a colorful sculpture made from more than 3 tons of mirror-polished stainless steel with transparent color coating. The sculpture was acquired at auction in November 2012 for a…

Go for a Night Swim at Las Vegas’ XS Nightclub

Though you can do plenty of each in this town, partying by day and partying by night tend to be very different experiences. The whole daylife pool club scene is an entirely different experience than your typical nightclub. Even when a nightclub opens up its pool patio, the general rule…

Vegas’ hottest nightclubs sign top DJs

Las Vegas has always been a prime destination for music, but the electronic music scene in particular has taken a liking to the city in the past few years. It should come as no surprise that the big nightclubs in the city are courting famous, internationally-recognized artists and DJs to…

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…

Celebrating Sinatra

Frank Sinatra has been a Las Vegas icon since his swinging days as a member of The Rat Pack, who ruled the Strip during the 1960s. The city has paid homage to him over the years in various ways including naming a street after him. He also has a restaurant…

Dive into the action in Vegas

People who want to scuba dive and swim with ocean creatures on their vacation probably don’t put the desert city of Las Vegas high on their list of places to visit, but they should.  Several attractions in Vegas are letting you get in the water and get up close and…