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Eight of the World’s Largest Things Can Be Found in Downtown Las Vegas

April 14, 2017

In Vegas, they say “Go big or go home!” Well, luckily, you can avoid going home by checking out some of the world’s largest things in downtown Las Vegas. If you’re looking for things to do in Las Vegas, these free curiosities should serve as a fun diversion between hot streaks at the blackjack tables…. Read More

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Five Great Places for Steak in Downtown Las Vegas

January 16, 2017

Sometimes in Las Vegas, your inner carnivore wins, and it just has to be steak. Thankfully, downtown Las Vegas has multiple great options for meat lovers. Here are five reliably delicious steakhouse options in the heart of Las Vegas. 1. Hugo’s Cellar at Four Queens Hugo’s Cellar at Four Queens is one of the best… Read More

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Fremont Street Hosts First Driverless Shuttle in the Country

January 10, 2017

Cruising Fremont Street just got high tech! The Fremont Street East district, just off Fremont Street Experience, is the site of the very first driverless public transit vehicle to operate in the U.S. Guests can ride the first autonomous shuttle ever to be deployed on a public roadway in the U.S., and it’s free! The… Read More

10 Great Casino Restaurants in Downtown Las Vegas for Solo Dining

August 4, 2016

Las Vegas can be a blast with friends, but sometimes you just want to fly solo. It’s fun to venture out on your own, setting your own schedule and having the flexibility to change them up on a whim. Dining, though, can sometimes be tricky when you’re alone. The stigma of solo dining is still… Read More

15 Things You Have to Do at The D Las Vegas

October 7, 2015

The D Las Vegas, formerly Fitzgerald’s, is a lively party spot on Fremont Street. It’s one of the most popular places to play and stay in downtown Las Vegas, and many consider it a must-do! We’ve put together a list of 15 things you have to do at The D Las Vegas, so let the… Read More

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Downtown Discovery: Winston Churchill’s Snooker Table at Main Street Casino

June 2, 2015

There are so many things to discover in downtown Las Vegas, including a few that surprise even the most ardent Vegas fans. Here’s a hidden gem you won’t want to miss at Main Street Hotel & Casino, near Fremont Street Experience: It’s the snooker table of none other than Winston Churchill. No, we’re not making… Read More

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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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

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