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Fly SlotZilla to Benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association

April 10, 2015

On April 16, 2015, Fremont Street Experience hosts its next SlotZilla Charity Challenge, a series of events benefiting Las Vegas charities. From noon to 6:00 p.m. on April 16, 100% of SlotZilla Zipline and Zoomline ticket sales go to the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Find out more about downtown’s SlotZilla zip line ride, and learn… Read More

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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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Captain Morgan Soars, Shreds and Schmoozes on Fremont Street

March 24, 2015

Captain Morgan, iconic mascot and hero of Captain Morgan rum-lovers everywhere, made a special appearance on Fremont Street Experience. The Captain’s visit was in honor of Captain Morgan sponsoring Fremont Street Experience’s Downtown Hoopstown, a month-long celebration around the NCAA basketball championships. Learn more about Downtown Hoopstown. Captain Morgan, accompanied by his Morganettes, made a… Read More

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Ben and Jamie Got Hitched in Vegas, Then Took to the Skies on SlotZilla

March 23, 2015

While strolling Fremont Street, we caught this sight out of the corner of our eye. We’ve see newlyweds on Fremont Street often, but these two were making quick time, so we set out after them for a photo. We caught up with them at the SlotZilla zip line ticket office, and had a hunch a… Read More

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Ronald McDonald House Charities Gets $7,020 From SlotZilla Charity Challenge

March 9, 2015

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas was the most recent beneficiary of a SlotZilla zip line fundraiser, receiving $7,020 to assist families during their time of need. Ronald McDonald himself kicked off the charity event on Feb. 26, 2015. All SlotZilla ticket sales on Feb. 26, from noon to 6:00 p.m. were donated… Read More

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Golden Nugget Security Guard Has Famous Underwater Dogs

February 23, 2015

You never know who you’re going to meet in downtown Las Vegas, and we love that everyone at its iconic casinos has a story to tell. Recently, we met a security guard at Golden Nugget, David Waite. He’s worked at just about every casino in Las Vegas during his career, and he’s been at Golden… Read More

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Celebrate College Basketball with 6th Annual Downtown Hoopstown

February 17, 2015

For sports fans, Fremont Street Experience will be the place to be March 2 through April 6, 2015, as Downtown Hoopstown returns with free, basketball-themed entertainment, the world’s largest NCAA bracket, a high hoops challenge, a special Viva Vision light show and other diversions. This year marks the 6th annual Downtown Hoopstown. The four blocks… 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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Firefighters Burn Foundation Receives Donation From SlotZilla Ticket Sales

February 5, 2015

Our partnership with community nonprofits continues! We were pleased to present the Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation with a larger-than-life check for $4,120, all from SlotZilla ticket sales. The donation to the Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation came from all ticket sales on SlotZilla’s lower “Zipline” and upper “Zoomline” on Jan. 15, 2015,… Read More