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4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

The agent-owned brokerage

In case you lost track of time, tomorrow is May 5 aka Cinco de Mayo. In case you don’t know, the reason for this celebration is to remember the Mexican Army’s difficult victory over the French in 1862. But coming from Texas, to me Cinco de Mayo has become a celebration of Mexican-American culture. And […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

The agent-owned brokerage

Yes, Las Vegas, it’s hot again. That’s why it time for some cool jazz. And what’s better than FREE cool jazz? Downtown Container Park gets into the downtown jazz trifecta Sunday afternoon. For three hours you can hear live jazz from The Funk Jam. (The other great places for jazz in Las Vegas as Myron’s […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

The agent-owned brokerage

Dog lovers: Here is an event you and your dog can enjoy together at Downtown Summerlin. Check (or sniff) out the cool dog houses! The design is called Barkitecture. I am not making this up. This year the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association had its members design and build 12 dog houses to raise money […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

The agent-owned brokerage

If you are not caught up in Vegas Golden Knight fever, you better not admit it in public. Because everyone else is! Tomorrow after practice our Golden Knights are leaving for the airport. They could use your emotional support as they play their first ever out-of-town Stanley Cup play-off game. Here’s how. They will be […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

First, this is a holy week-end. Easter is Sunday and Passover starts tonight. Rejoice! Both Easter and Passover have huge food components. (I make THE best mazo balls.  1890’s recipe from my Eastern European grandmother. But I digress.) How about sprinkling some Latin spice on this week-end’s menu? Head out to Sunset Park for the […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

Hard to believe, but Easter is next Sunday! Time for photos with the Easter Bunny. Is FREE a good price? Then head over to The District at Green Valley Ranch. The Easter bunny is waiting for you in his Easter hut! And one of the most fun things about this religious holiday for kids is […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

The agent-owned brokerage

Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day. I grew up in Mayor Richard Daley’s Chicago in the 1950s when he turned the Chicago River green on St. Patrick’s Day. Really! There aren’t any rivers here in Las Vegas and the environmentalists squelched the idea in Chicago. But that doesn’t mean Las Vegas doesn’t know how to do […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

Any one who has ever joined a Zumba class knows the infectious toe-tapping power of Latin music. Then increase the intensity by 10 when it’s live. Claudine Castro brings her high-energy show to Roxy’s Lounge at Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall every Friday night.  Her live Latin Dance Party kicks off at 9 pm. […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

The agent-owned brokerage

Tomorrow Las Vegas is going to the dogs. How fun! Show up with your dog at 9 am tomorrow in Cornerstone Park for the Rover Run.  Both the two-legged and four-legged creatures will race over the 3.1 mile course. The first 350 registrants will receive a T-shirt and a dog tag. You can decide who […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

Shopping is the No. 3 reason tourists flock to Las Vegas, according to the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. (The swimming pool culture and dining and entertainment are Nos. 1 and 2.) So here is THE ultimate shopping experience if you are bargain hunter. The Clark County Government Surplus Auction. Attendance is FREE. However, […]... Read more