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 […]

Another Las Vegas Landmark Gone

Another Las Vegas Landmark Gone??

September 11, 2017

Am I missing a memo or is the corporate greed at Caesars Entertainment gone off the deep end and they really are trying to remove anything that makes their properties interesting and unique?? Serious. I […]

Vegas Vickie's Final Weekend

Vegas Vickie’s Final Weekend

June 8, 2017

She came to life in 1980 in downtown Las Vegas.  She has lived her whole neon-lit life there.  Her nickname has always been Vegas Vickie.  Her friends always made sure that you knew her name  Vickie […]

NASCAR Hauler Parade Returns to Las Vegas

NASCAR Hauler Parade Returns!

January 30, 2017

After taking last year off,  one of the most unique NASCAR events is returning to Las Vegas.  The NASCAR Hauler Parade will begin at 6 p.m. at the south end at the Welcome to Las Vegas sign […]

#1 of 80 Sights & Landmarks in Las Vegas
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Still The Best in Las Vegas – Bellagio Fountains

January 17, 2017

Not that it surprises anybody who has seen the Bellagio Fountains, Trip Advisor still ranks the magnificent fountains as the number one Las Vegas sights & landmark in Las Vegas! Over 62,000 reviews with over 32,00 […]

Cactus Garden Holiday Lights
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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 […]

Famous Vegas Gift Shop Sold for Big Bucks

Big Gift Shop Sold For Big Bucks

November 27, 2016

Clark County records have shown that for a whopping sum of $50million, Hiam Gabay, the one-year-old tenant operator of the popular 2-acre gift shop Bonanza, has bought the property after receiving $10 million and $25 […]

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion’s Week

Ready for NASCAR Champions Week in Vegas?

November 20, 2016

It’s getting colder outside, we are preparing to huddle down at the Thomas & Mack for ten days of rodeo…. That must mean it’s also time for NASCAR to invade Las Vegas!! Checking the calendar, […]

Lita Ford Rocks The PBR World Finals

Lita Ford Rocks The PBR

November 4, 2016

When the PBR comes into Las Vegas, just like the cowboys that are here, they bring their “A” game.  And this year, that “A” game means bringing in some awesome free entertainment to get the […]

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 […]

Ricks Restoration Revisited

Rick’s Restoration Revisited

January 18, 2016

We are coming up on Season seven, episode four for American Restoration.  The first season without Rick Dale and his gang from Rick’s Restoration.   So the other day I had a few minutes to kill […]

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I Like The Linq…

March 25, 2014

There, I said it.  I LIKE THE LINQ. It’s in print and contrary to what I may have said in the past about this place and its giant “not a Ferris Wheel, Ferris wheel”  I […]

Las Vegas Clydesdales

Meet the World Famous Budweiser Clydesdales

February 18, 2014

Here is your chance to get up-close and personal with the most famous horses on the planet.  The World Famous Budweiser Clydesdales will be hanging out in all their show glory (polished hitch, harness and […]

Vegas Bauman Rare Bookstore, The Vegas Tourist

My Favorite Las Vegas Bookstore

February 11, 2013

Believe it or not, there are people who still like to read books.  Like, hold them in my hand, turn the pages with my fingers, type of reading.  So for us book worms, there is […]

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