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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

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10 Ways Riding the SlotZilla Zip Line is Like Sex

October 6, 2014

The SlotZilla zip line is the newest thrill ride attraction in downtown Las Vegas, and thousands of visitors have already enjoyed this one-of-a-kind experience. People who’ve flown SlotZilla say it’s like nothing else in Las Vegas, and many say it’s even better than sex! Who are we to disagree? Here, then, are 10 ways SlotZilla… Read More

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28th Annual Downtown Hoedown Means Free Concerts By Top Country Talents

September 29, 2014

To celebrate the return of National Finals Rodeo to Las Vegas, the 28th Annual Downtown Hoedown at Fremont Street Experience takes place Dec. 3, 2014, beginning at 4:30 p.m. The Downtown Hoedown will feature free concerts from Thomas Rhett, Confederate Railroad, The Cadillac Three, American Young, RaeLynn and Old Dominion. Here’s the headliner schedule for… Read More

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OktoberFrightFest Returns to Fremont Street Experience With Free Shows and More

September 26, 2014

October’s one of our favorite times of the year, and we’ve planned a mash-up of Oktoberfest and Halloween, a masterful mutation we call “OktoberFrightFest.” OktoberFrightFest takes place at Fremont Street Experience from Oct. 5 to Nov. 1, 2014. The festivities will feature free performances from three popular, original stage production shows, “Frank & The Steins,”… Read More

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Things to Do in Las Vegas Now Include SlotZilla’s Upper Zoomline

September 10, 2014

Things to do in Las Vegas lists around the world just got longer. The much-anticipated upper SlotZilla Zoomline at Fremont Street Experience is now open! The new set of zip lines take flyers from a 114 foot high launch deck, superhero-style (prone), the full length of the Fremont Street Experience for $40. That’s about 1,700… Read More

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Golden Gate’s Du-par’s Serves Up Daunting Stackzilla Challenge

September 8, 2014

Inspired by the world’s largest slot machine, Fremont Street’s SlotZilla zip line, Du-par’s Restaurant and Bakery at Golden Gate is offering diners the chance to take on a towering stack of their acclaimed pancakes in the new “Stackzilla Challenge.” Guests who can devour 10 of Du-par’s manhole cover-sized pancakes in 15 minutes get their pancakes… Read More

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“Men of the Strip” Tackle the SlotZilla Zip Line, Get an Icy Reception at The D Las Vegas

August 22, 2014

The docu-soap movie, “Men of the Strip,” made quite a splash when it aired on E! Entertainment Television in May, 2014. Now, the hunky cast featured in the popular TV movie is making its way from The Strip to Fremont Street, performing four steamy shows at The D Las Vegas, August 28-31, 2014. The guys… Read More

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Accolades Highlight People, Places and Best Things to Do in Downtown Las Vegas

July 30, 2014

Downtown is the center of all the action in Las Vegas, and recent “Best of” lists have graphically illustrated the point. Three publications—Las Vegas Weekly, Vegas Seven and the Las Vegas Review-Journal—recently published their “Best of” lists and downtown received a slew of honors. If you’re looking for award-winning things to do in Las Vegas,… Read More

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Three Life-Altering Tips for Dealing With a Slushy Drink Brain Freeze

June 25, 2014

The slushy drinks in downtown Las Vegas are renowned for their epic. As with many great things, however, there’s also potential peril involved. In the case of slushy drinks, it’s brain freeze. The medical name for a brain freeze, often called an “ice cream headache,” is sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia. Try saying that five times fast. Brain… Read More

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Today’s Thing People Are Saying About Downtown Las Vegas

June 24, 2014

We’re big fans of the Five Hundy by Midnight podcast, a show with a seemingly inexhaustible supply of of Las Vegas news and opinion, featuring affable co-hosts Tim and Michele Dressen. On a recent installment of the show, Michele Dressen said something we thought was worth repeating. It sums up what many people feel about… Read More