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…]


Saturday is for Lepre*cons

February 12, 2016

That’s Correct.  This Saturday, tomorrow, is the day for Lepre*cons.  Don’t know what a Lepre*con is?  Come out, join us and find out.   It’s at Town Square and is being put together to break [more…]

National Finals Rodeo Coming to Las Vegas

Its Almost Rodeo Time! NFR 2015

November 28, 2015

It’s that time of the year that I have to warn the readers of The Vegas Tourist about.  You may have just downed the last turkey leg and may be wondering about the kids’s Christmas list. [more…]

Its a Vegas Rodeo

It’s a Vegas Rodeo

December 18, 2013

The battle of asinine comments coming from the PRCA/NFR people in defense of their idiotic leader who is trying to save his ass as he defends his board’s vote to leave Las Vegas for Florida.  [more…]

PBR photo by David Volkman

PBR Final- The Million Dollar Ride

October 28, 2013

JB Mauney was only six years old when 20 cowboys put $1000 each to start The Professional Bull Riders (PBR).  Today he is “THE MAN”.  JB Mauney is The Million Dollar Rider to be precise. [more…]


USA Basketball – The Boys From Minnesota

July 12, 2012

Did we mention the Olympics are coming?  Well, they are.  And America’s team for Mens Basketball was decided this week in Las Vegas.  They are also playing a few games here to get warmed up [more…]

Las Vegas NASCAR weekend recap podcast

NASCAR Day One – Settling In

March 9, 2012

It’s March in Las Vegas and that can only mean one thing… NASCAR!  What more could you ask for??  A three day festival for fans of motorsports, gaming, racing, beer and having fun.  For Las [more…]

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Chip Talk

June 26, 2009

If casino chips could talk, this one would be on the International speaking circuit.   What you are looking at is considered one of the Holy Grails of chip collecting.  If you have one of the [more…]