Ultimate Sports Weekend Returns to Las Vegas in 2019

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas will flex its sports muscle again this spring when the Ultimate Vegas Sports Weekend (UVSW) returns with an even more exciting line-up of events to make even the biggest sports fan’s head spin. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA), Las Vegas Motor Speedway, USA Sevens Rugby, and UFC announced the return of the Ultimate Vegas Sports Weekend celebration for 2019 during a media event at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sept. 14, 2018. The Ultimate Sports Weekend combines events from each of…

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Raiders Break Ground on Las Vegas Stadium, ‘Our Field of Dreams’

LAS VEGAS — During what Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval called “one of the most transformative moments in the history of Las Vegas,” NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Raiders owner Mark Davis joined Sandoval to break ground on a new home for the Raiders in Las Vegas. The Nov. 13 ceremony was held after sunset on the site of the proposed $1.9 billion stadium located on 62.5 acres near I-15 and McCarran International Airport. The stadium is scheduled to become the team’s new home by 2020. Davis opened the ceremony with…

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Community Celebrates Vegas Golden Knights

LAS VEGAS — As the Vegas Golden Knights prepare for the Stanley Cup Playoffs opening May 28 vs. the Washington Capitals, the Las Vegas News Bureau looks back on the team’s historic inaugural season and the community that rallied around the hometown heroes who captured its heart. Las Vegas News Bureau photos by Sam Morris, Joe Buglewicz, Glenn Pinkerton and Mark Damon.

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Las Vegas Community Unites with #VegasStrong Marquee Tribute

LAS VEGAS — The iconic marquees of the Las Vegas Strip and throughout the Las Vegas Valley are displaying a message of strength, unity and gratitude in support of the destination. The digital signs on hotels and attractions included an image of the Las Vegas Strip and the words, “We’ve been there for you during the good times. Thank you for being there for us now. #VegasStrong.” The tribute started Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 6:30 p.m. and will run for the next 24-hours. On Monday, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority President/CEO Rossi…

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Las Vegas Spas

The “Entertainment Capital of the World” offers the perfect escape for relaxation and rejuvenation with luxurious spas located on and off the Strip. Ranging from public retreats to those exclusively for hotel guests, spas in Las Vegas are as varied as the resorts that house them. A small sampling of spa services offered in Las Vegas include sport, Shiatsu and Swedish massages to soothe tired muscles and smooth away kinks; body treatments, including herbal baths, wraps, aromatherapy and reflexology; relaxing amenities such as steam rooms, saunas and whirlpools; and full-service…

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iHeartMedia Announces 2018 Lineup For Its Legendary iHeartRadio Music Festival

Event Will Feature Performances by Justin Timberlake, Jack White, Carrie Underwood, Mariah Carey, Imagine Dragons, Jason Aldean, Sam Smith, Luke Bryan, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Panic! At The Disco, Kelly Clarkson, Shawn Mendes, Kygo, Rae Sremmurd and Logic Hosted By Ryan Seacrest on September 21 and 22 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas The CW Network Will Exclusively Live Stream the Mega-Concert via CWTV.com and The CW App and Broadcast the Two-Day Televised Special on October 7 and October 8 New York, N.Y. – June 5, 2018 – iHeartMedia announced today the…

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Las Vegas Dims Lights to Honor Victims and Heroes

LAS VEGAS — The lights of Las Vegas were dimmed for 11 minutes on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, to honor the victims and heroes of last week’s tragic event. The digital marquees along the iconic Las Vegas Strip and throughout the Las Vegas Valley darkened from 10:05 p.m. – 10:16 p.m. PST exactly one week after the event. Following the tribute, digital marquees throughout the valley displayed a message of resilience: “When Things Get Dark, Las Vegas Shines.” This message will remain in rotation until Monday morning. The Welcome to…

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Business Leaders Gather in Las Vegas in Honor of World Trade Centers Day 2018

LAS VEGAS – On June 12, World Trade Center Las Vegas (WTC Las Vegas) gathered dozens of business and community leaders for an inaugural Las Vegas-based networking event in support of the World Trade Center Association’s (WTCA)World Trade Centers Day. The observance recognizes the more than 300 World Trade Centers located in nearly 90 countries throughout the world for their role in enhancing global economic development through the WTCA network. “A core mission of the World Trade Centers Association is to provide resources and opportunities that help various agencies connect…

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Bellagio Celebrates Fall with Greek Myth-inspired Floral Display

LAS VEGAS — The Bellagio Conservatory and Botanical Gardens new floral exhibition celebrating the season’s splendor with vibrant shades of autumn, pumpkins of all shapes and sizes and comforting aromas, is now on display at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. Envisioned by renowned designer Ed Libby and the Bellagio Horticulture team, the display is inspired by Greek mythology and tells the story of summer’s transition into autumn. Scents of chrysanthemums, carnations and roses enchant visitors while oversized oak, birch and maple leaves cascade in translucent splendor overhead, heralding the season’s debut. Titled…

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