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Underwater Dogs

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

Downtown Hoopstown

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

Golden Nugget

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

Golden Gate slots

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

American Heart Association

SlotZilla Flights Result in $15,940 Donation to American Heart Association

December 17, 2014

Thanks to the generosity of adventure-seekers, we collected a whopping $15,940 from SlotZilla zip line ticket sales on Nov. 8, 2014, and the entire amount was donated to one of our community partners, the American Heart Association. The donation came from all tickets sold for daytime flights (10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) on Nov. 8,… Read More

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Official Tree Lighting Ceremony Kicks Off Holiday Season in Vegas

December 11, 2014

On Dec. 9, 2014, Fremont Street Experience hosted its official tree lighting ceremony. On-hand for the tree lighting were Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, Fremont Street Experience President Jeff Victor and an Elvis clad in holiday garb, of course. It’s Las Vegas, after all. The switch was flipped on live TV, and the Fremont Street… 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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Susan G. Komen of Southern Nevada Receives $10,000 From SlotZilla Fundraising Effort

November 25, 2014

On Oct. 30, 2014, Fremont Street Experience set aside 100% of its SlotZilla zip line ticket sales (from noon to 7:00 p.m.) as a donation to Susan G. Komen of Southern Nevada, a non-profit dedicated to raising funds to provide breast health education, screening and treatment services. The fundraising effort resulted in a donation of… Read More