Finding my Concrete Aviation Arrow in Las Vegas

Finding My Concrete Arrow in Las Vegas

April 6, 2018

For those of you who know me or have been on a tour with me, you know how obsessed I get with Las Vegas history and the fun of learning something new and interesting.  Like the [more…]

NASCAR Hauler Parade Las Vegas 2018

NASCAR is Back with Hauler Parade

March 2, 2018

NASCAR rolled into Las Vegas earlier this year because of the expanded schedule. Thursday night was reserved for the somewhat annual Hauler Parade down the Las Vegas Strip. Right after sunset, the NASCAR fans who [more…]

NASCAR Champs Week in Las Vegas 2017

Planning for NASCAR 2017 Champs Week?

October 26, 2017

The Vegas Planning Gods were screwing with us this year!! The PBR is earlier, the NFR is later and that confused NASCAR fans with the annual NASCAR Awards show as well as the always popular [more…]

Cactus Garden Holiday Lights
Daily Pic

Pic Cactus Garden Holiday Lights

December 11, 2016

Every Christmas Holiday, Ethel M’s Chocolate Factory light up their cactus garden, gets Santa in his chair and warms up the chocolate cocoa!  Over a million lights adorn the cactus garden while inside the free factory [more…]

Shopping at the WNFR Las Vegas 2016

Shopping is an event at the NFR!

December 3, 2016

  When we talk about the National Finals Rodeo coming to Las Vegas, some people think it’s just about the cowboys, country music, and 10 nights of rodeo.  True, but there is so much more to [more…]

NASCAR Burnouts on the Las Vegas Strip

2016 NASCAR Las Vegas Burnouts | Video

December 2, 2016

It’s been eight years that Las Vegas has played host to the NASCAR Awards Celebration. ( now called NASCAR Sprint Cup Champions Week) Originally held in New York City.  Each year, the event on the [more…]

Historic Hoover Dam Railroad Tunnels

Railroad Tunnels to Temporarily Close

October 6, 2016

One of the attractions for tourists as well as locals at Lake Mead is the historic railroad tunnels.  These old tunnels will be closed part-time for the next few months so the National Park Services can patch [more…]

The Riviera Demolition Begins

The Riviera Demolition Begins

April 20, 2016

How time flies! It’s been almost a year since we last stepped into the historic Riviera Casino Resort to say our Good Bye’s.  Once closed, it followed a Las Vegas tradition of being brought back [more…]

IKE Opening In Las Vegas

Getting Ready for IKEA Day in Las Vegas

January 19, 2016

It’s not that I am expecting the Mayor or Governor to make it an “official” day or anything.  However, there are a lot of people waiting for that one hot summer day in June when [more…]

New years in Las Vegas

Las Vegas on New Years Eve

December 29, 2015

  New Years Eve in Las Vegas.  The ultimate place to ring in the new year!!  And the estimates are that over 330,000 people will be here to do just that on Thursday.  As usual, [more…]

Christmas Decorations on the Las Vegas Strip

Christmas on the Las Vegas Strip | Video

December 23, 2015

The Las Vegas Strip always gets busy for the Christmas Holidays, so we snuck down a little early to catch some glimpses of the usually hot spots for Christmas Cheer. This year, Christmas falls on [more…]

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