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Circus 1903 Celebrates Momentous Opening Night at Paris Las Vegas

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Circus 1903 Celebrates Momentous Opening Night at Paris Las Vegas

Last night, the sensational cast and crew of Las Vegas’ newest stage production, CIRCUS 1903 celebrated their opening night performance at Paris Theater at Paris Las Vegas. Featuring the world’s most talented performers and breathtaking puppeteering, the new resident production transported the filled room of invited guests and theatergoers back to the golden age of circus with thrilling […]

UNLV Sets Campus Fundraising Record with $93 Million Year

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UNLV Sets Campus Fundraising Record with $93 Million Year

Highlights include $25 million gift for UNLV medical school and record year for athletics fundraising; UNLV has raised $243 million in past three years. More than $93 million in new gifts and pledges were committed to UNLV during the recently completed fiscal year, setting a new annual record for philanthropic contributions to the university. UNLV […]

The Mob Museum Unveils New Artifacts Tied to Al Capone

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The Mob Museum Unveils New Artifacts Tied to Al Capone

Key Evidence and Records from Famous T-Men Case Now on Display The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement has unveiled new artifacts highlighting the law enforcement work of the famous T-Men, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Special Intelligence Unit. The collection, an expansion of the popular “Follow the Money” exhibit, showcases […]

American Coney Island at the D Las Vegas Sells Millionth Coney Dog

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American Coney Island at the D Las Vegas Sells Millionth Coney Dog

City of Las Vegas Declares July 25 as “American Coney Island Las Vegas Day” in Honor of Company’s 100 Year Anniversary Hot dog aficionados gathered at American Coney Island in the D Las Vegas to commemorate the landmark sale of its one-millionth Coney Dog. Additionally, the City of Las Vegas declared July 25 “American Coney Island Las Vegas Day,” as […]

Dat Phan brings his kinetic energy and insightful observation to the South Point July 28

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Dat Phan brings his kinetic energy and insightful observation to the South Point July 28

By Debbie Hall While some comics are introspective, Dat Phan explodes with intensity while making people laugh. He brings his funny perspective as a Vietnamese American stand-up comedian to the South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa on July 28. Born in Vietnam months before the war ended, his family including his mother and nine of […]

Insomniac Cares and The Shade Tree Open Doors to the $120,000 Renovated Children’s Activity Center

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Insomniac Cares and The Shade Tree Open Doors to the $120,000 Renovated Children’s Activity Center

Last week, Insomniac Cares and The Shade Tree unveiled the newly designed Children’s Activity Center following a complete renovation of the space funded by the EDC Week Charity Auction in 2016. Insomniac, eBay for Charity and fans from around the world came together to bid on priceless once-in-a-lifetime experiences, raising more than $120,000 for the […]

Celebrate Delicious New Smoked Wings At Hooters Casino Hotel Las Vegas

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Celebrate Delicious New Smoked Wings At Hooters Casino Hotel Las Vegas

New Smoked Wings shaken in favorite dry rub flavor are half the calories of traditional chicken wings Guests offered $1 wings Thursday, July 27 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Where there’s smoke, there’s a burning desire. In celebration of National Chicken Finger Day and National Chicken Wing Day, Hooters Casino Hotel Las Vegas has introduced the new, mouth-watering Smoked Wings to its already-robust wing menu. […]

Chickens rule at Wingtime on National Chicken Finger Day and National Chicken Wing Day!

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Chickens rule at Wingtime on National Chicken Finger Day and National Chicken Wing Day!

The locally owned Wingtime has big plans for National Chicken Finger Day on Thursday, July 27 and National Chicken Wing Day on Saturday, July 29. The restaurant will offer anyone checking in on Yelp, Facebook or Instagram complimentary chicken fingers on Thursday and free wings on Saturday. To give back to the community, guests who […]

Goo Goo Dolls Come a Long Way Home to the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center

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Goo Goo Dolls Come a Long Way Home to the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center

Written and photography by Heather Vale It’s been three years since I saw the Goo Goo Dolls and reviewed them for the Las Vegas Informer. But the band has been busy touring and writing almost constantly since then. In fact, they’ve been doing that since they formed in 1986 in Buffalo, New York. Not many […]

Less Than Jake to Headline Hard Rock Pool July 21

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Less Than Jake to Headline Hard Rock Pool July 21

Friday Night Live at the Pool offers an unforgettable experience where guests can enjoy bar bites, beverages, music and party atmosphere in front of The JBL Sound Stage or in a VIP cabana. On Friday, July 21, the Hard Rock Pool is host to long time ska band Less Than Jake, an American ska punk band from Gainesville, Florida, […]

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