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25 Fun Things to Do on Fremont Street If You’ve Blown Your Gambling Allowance

April 6, 2015

The only sure bet in Las Vegas is Lady Luck is fickle. When you’re playing in Vegas casinos, it’s good to know your limits and that includes how much you’re willing to spend on gambling. If you’ve blown your bankroll and decide to call it quits for the day, there’s still a lot to do… Read More

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Casino Owner “Misplaces” Million Dollar Sports Bet Ticket, Frantic Search Underway

April 1, 2015

UPDATE: April Fools’ Day! We had a blast writing and sharing this story, but to be clear, it’s completely made up. The million-dollar ticket is safe and sound, but we hope you’ll find this story still has some entertainment value. Derek Stevens, owner of The D Las Vegas, made national headlines this week for a… Read More

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St. Patrick’s ShamROCK Celebration, Downtown Vegas

March 13, 2015

Fremont Street Experience is the only place to be in Las Vegas for St. Patrick’s Day weekend and beyond! We’ve lined up five days of free, live entertainment, March 13-17, 2015, plus a March 17 pub crawl featuring some of downtown’s iconic casinos. Here’s a handy list of links to the live entertainment scheduled each… Read More

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Downtown Has a New Man Cave: Binion’s Opens Cigar Lounge

March 4, 2015

Opinions about cigar-smoking vary widely, but for many, cigars are an integral part of the Las Vegas experience. Binion’s Las Vegas has responded to that sensibility with a new cigar lounge. The new cigar lounge at Binion’s is a clever solution to a time-honored problem. How do you give cigar-smokers what they want while avoiding… Read More

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20 Incredibly Romantic Things to Do in Downtown Las Vegas

February 11, 2015

Valentine’s Day is here again, which means your procrastination has probably resulted in feelings of panic and dread as you search frantically for romantic things to do with that special someone who might toss a shoe at your head if you don’t get your act together. Have no fear! There’s a nearly infinite list of… Read More

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Golden Nugget Unveils Grand New Chandelier and Staircase

February 2, 2015

If you’re used to entering the Golden Nugget Las Vegas from the hotel-casino’s self-parking garage, prepare to be wowed. A recent renovation project has turned an inconspicuous rear entrance into a conspicuous one. Golden Nugget fans will recognize this entrance as the one nearest the former Carson Street Cafe. The Carson Street Cafe was replaced… Read More

Say "cheese"! Or, since you're at The D, and American Coney Island is right downstairs, say "chili cheese fries."

Fremont Street Easter Egg: The Escalator Cam at The D Las Vegas

January 5, 2015

We love Eater eggs! You know, those surprising inside references you typically find in video games or movies. Well, downtown’s got its fair share of Easter eggs, too. One of our favorites is at The D Las Vegas, formerly Fitzgerald’s, if you know where to look. If you take the escalator down from The D’s… Read More

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Weird and Wonderful Slot Machines You Have to See in Downtown Las Vegas

December 23, 2014

Slot machines are everywhere in Las Vegas, but in downtown Las Vegas, there are some that truly stand out. We’ve gathered a few we consider must-sees during a visit to downtown and Fremont Street Experience. SlotZilla Zip Line Not surprisingly, we’re starting with the biggest, baddest slot machine anywhere. The SlotZilla zip line is the… Read More

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10 Downtown Las Vegas Things to Be Thankful For

November 26, 2014

It’s that time of the year when we reflect upon all the things we’re thankful for. Here at Fremont Street Experience, we’ve got this, because in downtown Las Vegas, there’s a bounty of things worthy of appreciation. Here are 10 that spring to mind. 1. Free Drinks One of the best things about downtown, and… Read More

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25 Las Vegas Halloween Costumes Inspired by Downtown

October 14, 2014

Las Vegas is the only place to be for Halloween. In a city known for being a non-stop party, Sin City’s Halloween festivities truly push the boundaries of scary, sexy and “How is that even legal?” One of the challenges of taking part in all Las Vegas has to offer on Halloween is coming up… Read More