Las Vegas Monorail

Photo: Sahara Station The Las Vegas Monorail – lvmonorail.com – provides a quick and convenient connection along the Las Vegas Strip, linking riders to world-class restaurants, shows, shops, day/nightclubs, spas, hotels, and casinos. Trains arrive every 4-8 minutes at each of the 7 stations. Key [email protected] HeadlinesLas Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority Acquires Assets of …

Vegas Sports

Photo: Dinur Spotlight on sports in Las Vegas Las Vegas is cashing in on sports tourism. Las Vegas Sports Network is home to the area’s largest sports radio group featuring ESPN 1100AM / 100.9FM, 920AM The Game, FOX Sports 98.9FM / 1340AM and ESPN Deportes 1460AM. Official radio broadcast partner for the Vegas Golden Knights, …

Vegas Vaquero

Photo Las Vegas – For those keen on public art – the sculptures, land art and ephemeral street art, one object deserving attention is located on the grounds of the McCarran Airport. Find the Vaquero (Cowboy) Statue by sculptor Luis Alfonso Jiménez, Jr on the xeriscaped hill close to the old airport. The brilliant Vaquero …

Las Vegas International

Photo: Café Berlin This page explores the international connections in Las Vegas starting with Ethiopia, Germany, India, Ireland, Mexico, Norway, Vietnam… Apologies in advance for the randomness of the links. We are starting our long-awaited deep dive and suggestions are welcome as we refresh and update this guide. Questions What first and second-generation nationalities live …

Vegas Golden Knights

Photo Las Vegas – Everything is hyped from the start, but Vegas Golden Knights aka VGK – nhl.com/goldenknights – exceeded everyone’s expectations in its debut year. Now back for season #3. Hashtag: #VegasBorn The team has Home Ice Advantage in the Mojave Desert. Key Linksnhl.com/[email protected] AlsoToshiba PlazaThe Park Golden Pipes / Carnell [email protected] Elsewhere on …

Baseball in Las Vegas

Logos Baseball fans have two great options in Las Vegas – the university’s UNLV Rebels and the minor league Las Vegas Aviators. There may even soon be a third independent option via a newly created league. [email protected]l Hashtag: #UNLVbaseball Earl Wilson StadiumThe original Roger Barnson Baseball Field has been enhanced by the addition of the …

Las Vegas Off-Strip

Photo: Westgate Sportsbook Spotlight on the casinos and resorts off the strip in Las Vegas, but not in Henderson or Summerlin Area 15area15.comVan Gogh: The Immersive Experience Meow WolfA Pulsating Light Room of Multi-Layered Glass by Claudia Bueno to Premiere at Meow Wolf Las Vegas @[email protected] Meow Wolf’s immersive Omega Mart art installation in Las …

Vegas Food

Photo: Skyline Food and dining in Las Vegas HeadlinesLas Vegas is Having a Food Moment That Couldn’t Happen Anywhere ElseIn Vegas, Pigs eat for freeLas Vegas Off the Eaten Path – NYT50 must-eat Las Vegas meals Elsewhere on the Webvegas.eater.com Restaurantsblacksheepvegas.comFacebook SteakThe Steak House – Circus Circus BBQjessieraesbbq.com Tiki Barsfive-tiki-bars-to-visit-to-beat-the-heat – Las Vegas Sun Craft …

Las Vegas News

Poster Living in, visiting, or just paying attention to Las Vegas? There are plenty of sources of current happenings, sports, weather, and other news ranging from dead tree newspapers and weekly to blogs, and podcasts, and TV news. This Planeta.com page is a directory of the explicit purveyors of breaking news, press conferences, and the …