Plaza Lighted Sign, Las Vegas

Plaza July 4th Fireworks

June 21, 2020

The Plaza Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas will again host Downtown’s only July 4th fireworks at 10 pm. The annual fireworks show will be staged from multiple locations on the Plaza’s towers and roofs. There was some question under the current pandemic if the event would continue but as usual but it’s expected to […]

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Downtown Grand, Las Vegas

Downtown Grand Midnight Madness

June 3, 2020

As Las Vegas gets ready to reopen tomorrow June 4th albeit in a scaled down different experience many resorts are planing promotions to draw in the people during the reopening. One resort getting ready for the reopening Downtown is the Downtown Grand which is holding a Midnight Madness event starting at 12:01am with opening weekend […]

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Businesses To Use Sidewalks

May 22, 2020

The City Of Las Vegas in an effort to help small businesses during the pandemic has introduced the Safe Sidewalks Program. The measure has been introduced in Downtown Las Vegas and allows commercially zoned property within the city to use the sidewalks and parking lots to meet social distance guidelines. Under this program businesses do […]

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Downtown Container Park

Container Park Reopened

May 20, 2020

If you are heading to Downtown Las Vegas there isn’t much to do with all the hotels and casino’s as well as the Fremont Street Experience closed there isn’t a lot to do; You should be mainly staying home anyways but if you are out and about The Container Park has reopened Downtown. The Container […]

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Life Is Beautiful To Return 2021

April 27, 2020

The huge three day Life Is Beautiful Art & Music Festival draws huge crowds to Downtown Las Vegas but this years event on September 18th to 20th has been canceled. The annual event hopefully will return next year when things get back to normal from the current Corona Virus situation.

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Las Vegas Ambassador Gets The Axe

April 7, 2020

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority has announced they have canceled their contract with former Las Vegas mayor Oscar Goodman as the official city ambassador. The former mayor was paid $72,000 in the role of promoting Las Vegas as a destination to visit. In the current situation with the Covid-19 pandemic forcing most of […]

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Downtown Grand, Las Vegas

New Years Eve: Downtown Grand

December 30, 2019

The Downtown Grand is having a different New Years event with the event titled Taco Tuesday 2020 the cheesiest New Years Eve party of the year. The event will include all you can taco’s, tequila tastings, give aways, games and a chance at $500,000. The food is prepared by Chef Scott Commings with the doors […]

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Rodeo Fashion and Western Arts Expo 2018

Western Expo At Plaza

December 5, 2019

The Rodeo Fashion and Western Arts Expo has returned to the Plaza for a second year in a row. The expo which started today is in the Plaza’s large ballroom daily from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm and runs through December 14th. The expo features 75 western vendors in a shopping event featuring a diverse […]

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Thanksgiving At Plaza

November 26, 2019

All over town there will be special Thanksgiving menus in resort and non resort restaurants as well as special Thanksgiving buffets. Instead of trying to list them all I have decided to mention just one at one of my favorite restaurants Oscar’s Steakhouse. Oscar’s Steakhouse is located in the Plaza in Downtown Las Vegas and […]

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Fremont Street Canopy

LED Sign On Fremont Street

November 25, 2019

The Fremont Street Experience is adding adding an LED sign to the historical street that will pay tribute to downtowns rich history. The new sign is set to be built on the east side of Main and Fremont Streets and, will be approximately 27 feet by 14 feet. The sign will not be used for […]

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