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Summerland Tour Hits Fremont Street Experience

July 21, 2014

Fremont Street Experience played host to four bands on July 18, 2014, as part of our “Rock of Vegas” free summer concert series. The bands were Everclear, Soul Asylum, Eve 6 and Spacehog. The stellar line-up of bands played our 1st Street stage, next to Binion’s and across from Golden Nugget. All our free summer… Read More

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Benny’s Smokin’ BBQ & Brews Opens at Binion’s Gambling Hall

July 17, 2014

It’s about time downtown Las Vegas got some world-class BBQ! Benny’s Smokin’ BBQ & Brews recently opened at Binion’s, replacing the former Benny’s Bullpen. The new BBQ restaurant has a simple menu full of barbeque favorites, including a full rack of baby back ribs (for $13.99), a half rack ($9.99), a half chicken ($8.99) and… Read More

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Don’t Miss the Demented Genius of Gallagher at Golden Nugget

July 16, 2014

He’s about as iconic as comedians get. Gallagher became a household name in the ’80s, and his twisted sense of humor has just gotten better with time. Gallagher is performing at Golden Nugget Las Vegas through July 19. Learn more. The signs say this is his farewell tour, so if you miss it, you may… Read More

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SlotZilla Zip Line Proves There’s No Age Limit on Having a Blast

July 10, 2014

If the SlotZilla zip line proves anything, it’s that having fun has no expiration date. Two recent flyers prove that point. Lilias and Dave, both in their 80s, recently put SlotZilla through her paces. (Or his paces. We still haven’t sorted that out yet.) The thrill seeking seniors were on a field trip to Fremont… Read More

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Papa Roach, P.O.D. and Lit Perform at Fremont Street Experience

July 8, 2014

Three powerhouse bands took to the stage for a free concert on July 4, 2014, Papa Roach, P.O.D. and Lit. The special concert was part of UFC’s International Fight Week, featuring events across Las Vegas. The July 4 show was attended by thousands of cheering fans, and was one of Fremont Street Experience’s “Rock of… Read More

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Downtown Happy Hour Discovery: Chart House at Golden Nugget

July 7, 2014

Downtown Las Vegas has more than its fair share of great happy hours. Our latest discovery is the happy hour at Chart House inside the Golden Nugget. The Chart House happy hour runs from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Our favorite libation on the discounted menu? The signature Fleur D’Lis cocktail, with… Read More

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Things You Need to Know About First Fridays of the Month at Fremont Street Experience

July 2, 2014

Things get interesting in downtown Las Vegas on the first Friday of each month. That’s because of a wildly popular downtown event called, wait for it, First Friday. Read more about the official First Friday. The crowds that result from First Friday mean additional visitors to Fremont Street Experience as well. We love that, of… Read More

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The Ultimate Summer Relief: Lappert’s Shaved Ice at The California Las Vegas

June 30, 2014

Temps can get a little daunting during summer in Las Vegas, which means you’ll need some clever ways to cool off. There are always slushy drinks, of course, and some great pools. But one of our favorite ways to cool off is Hawaiian-style shaved ice (“shave ice” to people from Hawaii) at Lappert’s Ice Cream… Read More

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“Purple Reign” Prince Tribute Show Comes to The D Las Vegas

June 30, 2014

If your philosophy’s “Let’s Go Crazy” when you’re in Las Vegas, The D has a new show that’s right up your alley. “Purple Reign,” a popular Prince tribute show, opened at The D on June 26, 2014. “Purple Reign” runs Thursdays through Sundays at 10:30 p.m. The undeniable star of “Purple Reign” is talented tribute… Read More

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A Surprising, Obvious and Potentially Profitable Fact About the SlotZilla Zip Line

June 25, 2014

There’s no denying the SlotZilla zip line is an absolute blast. Ask anyone. Go ahead, we’ll wait. But SlotZilla isn’t just a great time, it’s also an excellent way to win a bet with a friend or loved one, if you know one surprising, but simultaneously obvious, fact. Here’s the bet: Wager your friend that… Read More