Life is Beautiful, Las Vegas

Photo: Life is Beautiful Parking Spotsl (Some rights reserved) Beautiful. September 16-18 are the dates for 2022’s Life is Beautiful held in downtown Las Vegas. Key [email protected] BackgroundThe music, culinary, and art festival started in 2013 as a means to transform downtown Las Vegas into a cultural center. Elsewhere on the WebThe Weekly Playlist: Life …

Bike Share in Las Vegas

Photo: Ron Mader, Garces Station (Some rights reserved) One of our Vegas Faves, the BCycle / RTC Bike Share – rtcbikeshare.bcycle.com – is our go-to, slow adventure in one of the world’s most storied cities. Happening now in downtown Las Vegas is the next big thing – micromobility via bike share. Hashtag: #RTCBikeShare Key Linksrtcbikeshare.bcycle.comAccountMapPricingBike …

Downtown Las Vegas Links

Photo: Ron Mader View from the Smith Center (2014) (Some rights reserved) What would locals like others know about Downtown Las Vegas. Presenting relevant links in somewhat random fashion = ¿Qué sabría la gente local como los demás sobre el centro histórico de Las Vegas? Presentar enlaces relevantes de una manera algo aleatoria: Conversation Starters …

Main Street, Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Ron Mader, Retro Vegas (Some rights reserved) There’s a new look to Main Street in downtown Las Vegas. New buildings are under construction. New businesses and lots of restaurants and bars are opening. What we particularly like are the bike share stations. What’s new? Brewery District on Main Street includes Able Baker, Three Sheets, …

First Friday, Las Vegas

Logo Las Vegas hosts First Friday … the first Friday every month. Hashtag: #FirstFridayLV History: The event debuted in October 2002 and has more than its fair share of ups and downs. Sometimes a gathering is large and rambunctious. Sometimes it’s just a quiet night where people are unsure of where the party is. There are more food …

Las Vegas’ Old Fort State Historic Park

Photo: Ron Mader, Old fort state park (Some rights reserved) Among our Las Vegas faves, the place where Las Vegas began, the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park, 500 East Washington Avenue in downtown. Entrance fee is $3 and free for those under 12 years of age. Tue-Sat 8am-430pm. Recommended for history fans. …

Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Ron Mader, Shaded Streets, November 2021 (Some rights reserved) Downtown Las Vegas is the historic district of Las Vegas. Hashtag: #DTLV Faves include Container Park, Nuwu, the Healing Garden, the old fort, and the Neon Museum. Best way to get around? We recommend RTC Bike Share for part of the journey. Spurred into being …

First Friday Las Vegas 12.2017

Poster Las Vegas hosts First Friday … the first Friday every month. Hashtag: #FirstFridayLV  History: The event debuted in October 2002 and has more than its fair share of ups and downs. Sometimes a gathering is large and rambunctious. Sometimes it’s just a quiet night where people are unsure of where the party is. There are more food …