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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

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

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I know it’s hard to believe, but Las Vegas (AKA Sin City) has just as much culture as, well, casinos. This week-end the desert hills are alive with the sound of music. FREE. Tomorrow night the Henderson Symphony Orchestra performs Scheherazade by Nikolay Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov, a Russian naval officer who had nothing to do with […]... Read more

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If you haven’t heard of Halsey Harkins yet, you will soon. The 24-year pianist is playing a FREE show at the Artisan Hotel Boutique tonight. The 24-year- old native Las Vegan (yes, there are really children who were born and raised here!) is sooo talented I’m betting she won’t be playing too many more FREE […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas: Can lightning strike us twice? Our Las Vegas Golden Knights are the talk of the NHL. The most successful expansion team EVER. And the games are sold out every time. Fans show up early and stay to the bitter end. Who knew our overheated desert denizens would become crazed for ice hockey? Las […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

Even with all the neon, Las Vegans love to gaze at the stars. Tomorrow night, locals can do both at the Neon Museum. It’s the annual Stars and Stardust: Sidewalk Astronomy event. The museum linked up with the Las Vegas Astronomical Society and the CSN Planetarium for this FREE event. I’ve been to events at […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

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Las Vegans love musicals. We eagerly away musicals about a government official (Hamilton), about-to-be-evicted tenants (Rent) and really unhappy people (Les Miserables). Just kidding on the last one. So why not a musical about a radioactivity? Hey, we might have a nuclear button-pushing contest with North Korea. Plus the folks in Hawaii might learn a […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday FREE Fun in Las Vegas

Tiesto is my favorite EMD artist. I first watched him perform at an Andre Agassi event 10 years ago.  In my humble opinion, he deserves the moniker “the greatest DJ of all time, according to MixMag. But these days I have to shamefully admit I am in bed by the time he starts jamming (1 […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

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It’s 65 degrees in Las Vegas today.  No bomb cyclones here! Winter is one of the best reasons to live in Vegas. (Summer, of course, is another story…. Heat cyclones?) But there is something poetic about snowfall. So if you miss being part of the storm that’s battering the Eastern seaboard, head out to the […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

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Happy New Years, everyone. However, FREE and New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas are traditionally an oxymoron. After Super Bowl week-end, this is the second busiest tourist week-end of the year for our town. There will be at least 330,000 of your best friends on the Las Vegas Strip at midnight watching the marquees count […]... Read more

4-Letter Friday: FREE Fun in Las Vegas

The smell of freshly cut pine trees. Jingle bells. The Nutcracker. All are quintessential elements of the holiday season. Alas, a ticket to the Nevada Ballet Theater‘s performance of The Nutcracker at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts is spendy. The cheapest seat in the balcony, which is four stories up, costs $34. Up […]... Read more