The Las Vegas entertainment scene is about to change forever with the opening of the T-Mobile Arena on April 6!! Finally, Las Vegas will step into the modern era and be able to host the big touring shows and events that have by-passed us for the last decade. The new $375 million privately financed, 20,000 seat arena will have all the modern amenities for both the fans and the … [Read more...] about Big Arena – Big Names Opening Soon!
Back in May of 2015, I shot this photo of the parking garage at Circus-Circus casino. The word "Free" was being painted over. That's when I also started to notice the subtle changes around the other MGM Strip properties. Parking signs vanishing, booths popping up. This was not limited to MGM, the Westgate was installing control arms in their parking lots and guest parking … [Read more...] about Free Parking? Not No More!
My best time of the year to be in Las Vegas is here. The summer heat has pretty well moved out, the cooler air is here. But that's not really the reason. It's Bull Riding Season!! That's what I love about Las Vegas at the end of October. The 2015 Professional Bull Riders World Finals to be exact. Forty of the best bull riders in the world are here in town … [Read more...] about The 2015 PBR World Finals are here
The Vegas Tourist Podcast is finally back. Not from a lack of trying, just a series of bumps in the road of technology and stamina... Not that any of that matters, its just we went back to basics and got the job done. And lovin' being back! We talk Vegas shows, spurned billionaires, Amazing Johnathon's meltdown, and so much more. Mark discovers a classic Minnesota adult … [Read more...] about 130 The Vegas Tourist Has Returned
On Saturday night, May 1... Floyd Mayweather Jr beats the daylights out of Shane Mosely in 12 rounds for $22 million in front of 15,000 fans. Not a sellout crowd, but it wasn't a heavyweight fight and the title was not at stake. Make it a heavyweight fight with a title on the line, and the place is packed to the rafters. But that's not what a lot of people go to see. They … [Read more...] about Mayweather vs Mosely Brings The fans Out