Show Menu

Blog

LATEST PICKS

College Basketball in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Offers Reprieve From Winter Blues with March Sports and Sunshine

LAS VEGAS – With sunny days and average highs of 70 degrees, Las Vegas welcomes spring breakers, sports enthusiasts, revelers and convention attendees looking to trade winter chills for springtime... Read the full article ›

Las Vegas Breaks Tourism Record, Welcoming 42.9 Million Visitors In 2016

For the third consecutive year, Las Vegas continued historic visitation growth, setting a new all-time record. The “Entertainment Capital of the World” welcomed 42.9 million visitors in 2016, surpassing 2015’s... Read the full article ›
Photo Credit Jayne Furman

Flagship Weekend Events Solidified for 2017 World Series of Poker®

Flagship Weekend Events Solidified for 2017 World Series of Poker® Six Straight Weeks of Huge Events Planned Starting June 2 Colossus III, Millionaire Maker, Seniors Weekend, Monster Stack, Crazy Eights... Read the full article ›
Chinese New Year, Bellagio Las Vegas

Las Vegas News Briefs – January 2017

CES® 2017 Celebrates 50 Years of Inspiring the World CES returns to the Las Vegas Convention Center Jan. 5-8 in time to celebrate its 50th anniversary. CES is the world’s... Read the full article ›

The Traveling Diabetic

  It’s difficult to control any aspect of a diet while traveling. If you’re consuming foods at freeway exits, airports, and hotel lobbies you’ll likely be “blowing it” no matter... Read the full article ›

German Elections

  A political party receiving 15% of a German vote doesn’t sound remarkable to most Americans, but context is everything. There are two aspects of the AfD party’s 15% share... Read the full article ›

Buffalo Wild Wings

  We’ve noticed every Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant we’ve visited has been busy in recent months.  Our last several visits have all seen a wait list despite various times of... Read the full article ›
image003

THE MONTE-CARLO One Drop Extravaganza Schedule

  THE MONTE-CARLO One Drop Extravaganza™ TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE AND STRUCTURES RELEASED 35 PLAYERS TO DATE CONFIRMED TO PLAY IN THE Big one for one drop TM invitational TWEET: BREAKING: 35... Read the full article ›

Otto Pizzeria, Grand Canal Shoppes, Venetian

  To prosciutto aficionados everything else is just lunch meat.   Each time I approach Otto it occurs to me that prosciutto is a religious experience there.  Serious prosciutto fans... Read the full article ›

Chicago Style Hot Dogs

  It’s hard to find a Chicago-style hot dog like they serve at Portillos in Chicago, but Las Vegas has three restaurants that are decent substitutes to satisfy a craving. ... Read the full article ›
clare yeo keyscape

Keyscape will be released September 12th by Spectrasonics

Keyscape will be released September 12th by Spectrasonics Professional musicians at the highest level have been waiting for this. Turn any electric keyboard into a concert grand, a LA Custom... Read the full article ›

Nike Exits Golf As Golf Exits The Middle Class

  Nike Exits Golf As Golf Exits The Middle Class Golf was a middle class game for 40 years, when Arnold Palmer was between 30 and 70 years old.  Before... Read the full article ›

Vote Them All Out

  Folks criticize me for voting every incumbent and incumbent party out every election, regardless of party. Here are four non-partisan issues. Until they’re solved, give the next candidate a... Read the full article ›

Immigration

  I’m quite certain my immigration solution would anger everyone on both sides of the political divide. I’d build a wall, grant amnesty, and rigorously enforce criminal law. The Wall:... Read the full article ›
Alejandro Fernandez at Mandalay Bay

Mexican Independence Day Celebration with Latin Concerts, Ceremonies & Festive Dishes

El Grito Festivities to Feature top Latin Music Headliners, Fight Nights, Dining Specials and more LAS VEGAS – Visitors looking to celebrate Mexican Independence Day this year should look no... Read the full article ›
The Cats Meow, Velveteen Rabbit, Las Vegas

Jazz Era Mystery “The Cat’s Meow” Returns for an Extended Run

From our fun festive friends at the Velveteen Rabbit — JAZZ ERA MYSTERY “THE CAT’S MEOW” RETURNS FOR EXTENDED RUN After a successful workshop, Table 8 Productions and Velveteen Rabbit... Read the full article ›
Diamond Wedding Ring, Morgan Taylor Jewelers, West Las Vegas

The Brightest Diamonds in the Desert, Morgan Taylor Jewelers

For over 35 years, Morgan Taylor Jewelers has served the Las Vegas community with premium diamonds, exceptional service, and competitive pricing. Morgan Taylor Jewelers has a perfect 5-star rating on Yelp,... Read the full article ›
Las Vegas By The Numbers, Record Growth 2016

Record Breaking Business Growth in 2016

WATCH VIDEO LAS VEGAS — The Las Vegas trade show industry is exhibiting continued strength in the first half of 2016 with a number of the country’s largest shows reporting record... Read the full article ›
Major League Baseball MLB Logo

John Fisher Notes — Three More MLB Winning Picks

  Unbelievable what has been happening….4 Guarantee losses by walk offs, SP injured, then last night after 160 consecutive games without a loss the Rangers finally beat the Yankees after... Read the full article ›
Topgolf Opens on Las Vegas Strip, June 2016

Las Vegas News Brief – June 2016

Top Golf Opens Flagship Location in Las Vegas Topgolf Las Vegas recently opened its doors to locals, tourists, golfers and non-golfers alike, bringing the city a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience. Sitting... Read the full article ›
Unagi Eel Sushi, Hanabi Sushi & Rolls, West Sahara Village Square in Las Vegas

Hanabi Sushi & Rolls, Village Square on West Sahara

Hanabi Sushi & Rolls serves a wide variety of fantastic sushi for reasonable prices. Address and hours at very bottom. Tucked into Village Square on West Sahara, the restaurant provides a... Read the full article ›
Major League Baseball MLB Logo

MLB Expert John Fisher Climbs the Leaderboard

  MLB Expert, John Fisher, is climbing the leaderboard going 4-1 yesterday, bringing his streak to 19-5, +1,627 L24. Get NYM@WAS parlay & more! Click Here for John Fisher Picks
White_Horse_Youth_Ranch,_Las_Vegas

Kristen Taekman, The Real Housewives of New York City, visits Why Ranch in Las Vegas

Kristen Taekman of the Bravo Series, The Real Housewives of New York City,  professional model and mother of 2 visits Las Vegas’ Why Ranch WHO:  Kristen Taekman and White Horse... Read the full article ›
Wynn & Encore Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas News Brief – May 2016

Wynn Resorts Announces Plans for Resort Expansion Steve Wynn and Wynn Resorts discussed plans at an investor conference recently for a new entertainment destination built around a first-ever recreational lake... Read the full article ›
Major League Baseball MLB Logo

More Notes from John Fisher, Top Handicapper CBB MLB

  Special Best Bet on the Dog here. I have been wondering if Tigers would br9ng SP Fulmer up from the Minors this year but was surprised to hear he... Read the full article ›
Shakespeare Play Venue

Where to Watch a Shakespeare Play

Where to Watch a Shakespeare Play: 11 Unusual Venues Within a globe of willow trees… Llanwrthwl, mid-Wales Despite being born in England to a predominantly English family, Wales and the... Read the full article ›
Major League Baseball MLB Logo

MLB Picks from John Fisher

Pick Packages from John Fisher, our top handicapper. John Fisher just finished #1 in the country for March Madness picks! Choose an option below, then send email to brendan@lasvegastoppicks.com. We... Read the full article ›
Major League Baseball MLB Logo

John Fisher, Pro HC, MLB Picks

Our top handicapper John Fisher, who finished #1 in the country for his March Madness picks, has already hit four straight wins in his MLB guarantee plays. John Fisher notes... Read the full article ›
Globe Theatre, Shakespeare

ShakeSpeak App Lets You Text Like Shakespeare

VisitLondon.com and Swiftkey team up to celebrate Shakespeare’s legacy as part of Fans of London campaign Watch Famous actor Simon Callow surprise Shakespeare super fan on stage at The Globe... Read the full article ›
Surprise Appearance by The Killers, Opening of T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas

Las Vegas Celebrates Opening of T-Mobile Arena

 LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas celebrated the opening of the highly anticipated T-Mobile Arena, a 20,000-seat world-class arena, and The Park, an immersive outdoor park district, on the Las Vegas Strip... Read the full article ›
Dane Buk, Terra Firma Organics Owner displays the resulting high quality Ecogro compost after months of diligent processing.

The New King of Las Vegas Compost —- Terra Firma Organics

 Terra Firma Organics is the only permitted compost facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Their TruCycle © compost process turns your green waste into premium Ecogro compost, Mojave Organic Mulch, and other natural... Read the full article ›
WSOP Logo

WSOP Global Casino Championship Set for August

WSOP GLOBAL CASINO CHAMPIONSHIP SET FOR AUGUST HARRAH’S CHEROKEE IN NORTH CAROLINA TO HOST AUG. 9-11  FIRST WSOP CIRCUIT OF 2016-17 SEASON ALSO ON TAP AUG. 4-16 Televised Finale to... Read the full article ›
Las Vegas New Travel App, WheretoVegas

Mobile App WhereToVegas for Travelers

Thursday March 31, 2016  LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas’ newest travel app, WhereToVegas, provides visitors with a social heat map of trending locations and events in the destination. WhereToVegas helps... Read the full article ›
March_Madness_2015

Our Top Handicapper John Fisher Crushes March Madness!

What an amazing tournament for John Fisher, our top handicapper. Yet we are not surprised — he has a documented, winning track record going back ten years. He picked mostly... Read the full article ›
Poker Image 2

Online Poker Vs Live Poker

  Online Poker vs Live Poker Poker enthusiasts will tell you that at times, online poker can be much more rewarding and better than poker in casinos. There are many... Read the full article ›
/home/brendan/public html/lasvegastoppicks.com/wp content/uploads/2016/03/strip pic

Las Vegas Continues Streak as No. 1 Trade Show Destination

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas maintains its long-standing reputation as the leading destination for business travel as it is named the No. 1 trade show destination for the 22nd consecutive... Read the full article ›
/home/brendan/public html/lasvegastoppicks.com/wp content/uploads/2016/03/2016 03 22 1120

Handicapper Spotlight – John Fisher – Las Vegas

Handicapper Spotlight – John Fisher – Las Vegas CBK Money Leader, John Fisher, continues his dominance on the hardwood going 5-2 last 7 & 11-3 last 4 days bringing his... Read the full article ›

LGBT Travelers Can Revel in 2016 Lineup of Fabulous Events

LAS VEGAS – Travelers looking for an exciting and colorful array of LGBT events should look no further than the Entertainment Capital of the World. This year ushers in a... Read the full article ›
John Fisher, Number One Handicapper on VegasInsider

March Madness Packages — Number One Handicapper John Fisher

John Fisher’s record speaks for itself. He is currently ranked #1 Money Leader and #1 Last 7 Days Leader on VegasInsider and has over 10 years of handicapping experience. John’s... Read the full article ›
Las Vegas Launches Virtual Reality Experience

Las Vegas Launches Virtual Reality Experience

16-Mar-2016 Technology transports trade show attendees to Las Vegas LAS VEGAS – Imagine taking a sunset helicopter tour over stunning Las Vegas, driving through scenic Red Rock Canyon National Conservation... Read the full article ›
Victoria Kuznetsova, Model & Executive Assistant for Las Vegas Top Picks

Executive Assistant & Model — Victoria Kuznetsova

  We are thrilled to welcome Victoria Kuznetsova to our team! Victoria is working as a part-time Executive Assistant and Model. She handles much of the scouting, marketing, client building,... Read the full article ›
Las Vegas Sign Goes Green, St. Patricks Day

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations, Food and Entertainment

10-Mar-2016 LAS VEGAS – There’s no better place to find the luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day than Las Vegas. This year, the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas... Read the full article ›

Four More CBB Winners from John Fisher

  Beating a fresh Valpo team was very impressive. Even after that last second shot made by Valpo to force OT these Phoenix never put their heads down. Wright State... Read the full article ›
Las Vegas Strip from Mandalay Bay

Las Vegas Conventions See Double Digit Growth

09-Mar-2016 LAS VEGAS- Las Vegas reached record visitation in 2015 welcoming 42.3 million visitors, a 2.9-percent increase from 2014. Convention attendance was a primary driver of that growth, increasing 13.4-percent,... Read the full article ›

Keselowski Breaks Losing Streak with Kobalt 400 Win in Las Vegas

07-Mar-2016 LAS VEGAS — Brad Keselowski broke a 33-race losing streak with a victory in Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, March 6. Keselowski passed Kyle Busch... Read the full article ›

Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appétit Celebrates its 10th Anniversary

07-Mar-2016 LAS VEGAS – Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appétit celebrates its 10th anniversary with a Las Vegas spectacular on April 28 – Dinner on the Strip with seating for hundreds... Read the full article ›

Travelers Visit in March for Basketball, Racing, Conventions & More

29-Feb-2016 LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas is THE only place to be during the month of March. From race cars, Major League Baseball and college hoops to large conventions and... Read the full article ›
Bally's Jubilee Kickline, 1986, Las Vegas

Donn Arden’s Jubilee: Yesterday and Today

10-Feb-2016 LAS VEGAS — As Donn Arden’s Jubilee prepares to close at Bally’s Las Vegas on Feb. 11, 2016, after more than 34 years as a celebrated staple of Las... Read the full article ›
Chinese New Year, Year of the Monkey, Venetian Las Vegas

Las Vegas Celebrates Chinese New Year, Year of the Monkey

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas will celebrate the 2016 Chinese New Year with a stunning collection of symbolic décor, traditional Chinese cuisine and experiences to commemorate the Year of the... Read the full article ›

Commercial Blitz: Big Advertising Spenders for the Super Bowl

Commercial Blitz: Big Advertising Spenders for the Super Bowl The automotive sector alone spent $99.0 million on ads for the big game in 2015.   Super Bowl Sunday is the... Read the full article ›
Jennifer Lopez Debuts New Show “Jennifer Lopez: All I Have”

February News Briefs

Jennifer Lopez Debuts New Show “Jennifer Lopez: All I Have” Hollywood and glamour arrived on the Las Vegas Strip with Jennifer Lopez’s premiere performance of her headlining residency “Jennifer Lopez:... Read the full article ›
Ginger Lime Margaritas & Delicious Appetizers at Crave Restaurant, Downtown Summerlin, Las Vegas

CRAVE American Kitchen and Sushi Bar –– The Crown Jewel of Downtown Summerlin

CRAVE American Kitchen & Sushi Bar first opened its doors in October of 2014, the same month Downtown Summerlin made its debut. I went that first month, and have been... Read the full article ›
Budweiser Clydesdales Trot Down Las Vegas Strip

Budweiser Clydesdales Trot Down Las Vegas Strip

  LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas Boulevard was shut down yesterday as the Budweiser Clydesdales took a celebratory trot down the famed Strip. Watch Videos on our LVTP YouTube Channel.... Read the full article ›
/home/brendan/public html/lasvegastoppicks.com/wp content/uploads/2016/01/Faraday Future FFZero1 all electric concept car CES 2016 Las Vegas 1

Las Vegas Welcomes Back CES 2016

  LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas welcomes back CES 2016, Jan. 6-9. Considered the world’s premier annual innovation event featuring the latest in consumer technology, CES has called Las Vegas... Read the full article ›

OLE SMOKY APPLE PIE MOONSHINE RAISES THE PROOF

  OLE SMOKY APPLE PIE MOONSHINE RAISES THE PROOF Ole Smoky’s Best Selling Product Increases From 40 to 70 Proof GATLINBURG, TN- Ole Smoky Moonshine announced today the national launch... Read the full article ›
Welcome-To-Las-Vegas-Sign-At-Night

Las Vegas News Brief – January 2016

06-Jan-2016 LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas Breaks Tourism Record with More Than 42 Million Visitors in 2015 Las Vegas continued its historic visitation growth, setting another new record by surpassing... Read the full article ›
/home/brendan/public html/lasvegastoppicks.com/wp content/uploads/2016/01/Hot Air Balloons Fill Las Vegas Mesquite Skies for Annual Festival January 23 – 24 1

Hot Air Balloons Fill Mesquite Skies for Annual Festival, Jan. 23 – 24

04-Jan-2016 MESQUITE, Nev. — Brilliant displays of colored hot air balloons will fill the Mesquite skies during the Hot Air Balloon Festival. The annual festival, held from Jan. 23–24, is... Read the full article ›
Las Vegas Breaks Tourism Record With More Than 42 Million Visitors in 2015

Las Vegas Breaks Tourism Record With More Than 42 Million Visitors in 2015

30-Dec-2015 LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas continued its historic visitation growth, setting another new record by surpassing 42 million visitors for the first time. This breaks last year’s record of... Read the full article ›
Dime Salon & Barber Shop, Summerlin South, Las Vegas

Dime Salon & Barber Shop, Straight Razor Shaves

  Dime Salon & Barber Shop offers high-quality haircuts, straight-razor shaves, and various salon services in a cool, casual, fun environment. I’ve known Master Barber Ben Orchard for over three... Read the full article ›
Fantastic Holiday Wines from Stella Rosa, Riboli Family Estates, San Antonio Winery

Fantastic Wine for the Holidays, San Antonio Winery

  Looking for light, delicious, festive wines for the holidays? Here are three top picks:  Bodega Sangria, Stella Rosa; and Diama Prosecco. I’ve tasted all three, on three different evenings,... Read the full article ›
Sexy Santa Las Vegas Nightclub Crawl, VIP No Lines Free Drinks

Las Vegas Nightclub Crawl, VIP No Lines Free Drinks

DECEMBER CRAWL: Come party with the best crawl in Vegas! Join us for the hottest holiday party, the Sexy Santa Crawl. All guest receive Free Cover, Skip the Line, Free... Read the full article ›
The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas Holiday Cocktail

Savor The Holiday Season With Delicious Cocktails Found Only In Las Vegas

18-Dec-2015 LAS VEGAS — Each year, Las Vegas transforms into a destination that celebrates the holiday season by creating magical moments for every visitor. This year, visitors can transport the... Read the full article ›
Fireworks over Las Vegas Strip, New Years Eve

Las Vegas to Ring in 2016 With Dazzling New Year’s Eve Extravaganzas

  LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas is the ultimate destination to bring in the New Year with stellar experiences across the Strip and beyond. The destination will host one of... Read the full article ›
Make the Holidays Sparkle with Diama Prosecco and Diama Rosé!

Make the Holidays Sparkle with Diama Prosecco!

  Make the Holidays Sparkle with Diama Prosecco and Diama Rosé! Award-winning sparkling wine in a unique diamond-cut bottle (Los Angeles, CA) – California’s Riboli Family Wine Estates introduces the... Read the full article ›
Bareback Rider Evan Jayne, National Finals Rodeo, Las Vegas

NFR Kicks Off in Las Vegas with Round-One Record

  LAS VEGAS — The 2015 edition of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo presented by Polaris RANGER got off to a historic start in Las Vegas on Dec. 3 with... Read the full article ›
College Basketball Hoop Image

John Fisher Top Handicapper, Picks & Notes

I’m going with the Aggies to cover here. They have Size pace and enough scorers to maintain an arm length distance. 15 points means they will be blown out the... Read the full article ›
Stella_Rose_2

Stellabrate the Holidays with Stella Rosa!

Stellabrate the Holidays with Stella Rosa!         Consumers looking for the perfect wine to celebrate the holidays need look no further than Stella Rosa. America’s favorite semi-sweet, semi-sparkling brand runs... Read the full article ›
Garth Brooks Show, Soon in New Las Vegas Arena

Garth Brooks Brings World’s Largest Ticket Selling Tour to New Las Vegas Arena

Garth Brooks Brings World’s Largest Ticket Selling Tour to New Las Vegas Arena The biggest selling solo artist in American history is bringing the biggest selling tour in the world... Read the full article ›
John Fisher Number One in HC Again, College Basketball

John Fisher Number One HC Again, College Basketball Picks

JOHN FISHER is off to another typical start as the KING of HC for College Hoops!  Go to Vegasinsider.com to get his premium package that has won thousands for his... Read the full article ›
Joseph Griffin Experiences TAO Nightclub at The Venetian, Las Vegas

Irish ‘GoPro Dad’ Invited for Second Chance to Film Vegas Vacation

20-Nov-2015 Global internet sensation Joseph Griffin made his triumphant return to Las Vegas on Thursday, Nov. 19, to properly capture the sights and sounds of the iconic Las Vegas Strip.... Read the full article ›
Rock 'n' Roll Marathon starting line, Las Vegas Strip

Photo Highlights: 45,000 Join Las Vegas Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

More than 45,000 runners participated in the 2015 GEICO Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon Weekend in Las Vegas, Nov. 12-15. In a field of 30,000, Andrew Lemoncello, a 2008... Read the full article ›
Norwegian Air Arrives in Las Vegas at McCarran International Airport

Norwegian Air Celebrates Nonstop Flights to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS 11-Nov-2015  Norwegian Air, the world’s best low-cost long-haul airline, today celebrated its new service from Las Vegas’ McCarran International Airport to both Copenhagen, Denmark, and Stockholm, Sweden. The... Read the full article ›
Winner Joe McKeehen, 2015 WSOP World Series of Poker Main Event, November 2015, Photo Credit Jayne Furman

Joe McKeehen Wins World Series of Poker® Main Event

Joe McKeehen Wins World Series of Poker® Main Event Philly’s McKeehen Wins $7.683 Million and his First WSOP Gold Bracelet LAS VEGAS (Nov. 10, 2015) – He’s no ordinary Joe... Read the full article ›
Joe McKeehen, Neil Blumenfield, Joshua Beckley, Final 3 Players, 2015 WSOP Main Event Las Vegas, Photo Jayne Furman

World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table Down to Final Three

World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table Down to Final Three Threesome to Compete on ESPN for More Than $15.5 Million on Tuesday at 9:30 pm ET LAS VEGAS... Read the full article ›
lucky red online casino

The Safest USA Online Casinos – Be Careful Who You Choose

The Safest USA Online Casinos – Be Careful Who You Choose US players, unlike European players, don’t have such a wide selection of online gambling sites because of the countries... Read the full article ›
LasVegas-MGMgrand

New Las Vegas Arena Will Debut Huge UFC Show

New Las Vegas Arena Will Debut Huge UFC Show MGM Resorts World has always been at the forefront of entertainment in Las Vegas. It already has the MGM Garden Arena... Read the full article ›
Caesars Palace Fountain Entrance, Las Vegas

Las Vegas November News Highlights 2015

03-Nov-2015 Caesars Palace Las Vegas Announces New $75 Million Julius Tower  As the 50th Golden Anniversary beckons, the evolution of Caesars Palace Las Vegas continues with the reimagining of the... Read the full article ›
Welcome-To-Las-Vegas-Sign-At-Night

Las Vegas Cracks 3.5 Million Visitors for September 2015

LAS VEGAS —  Events and conventions contributed to the best September visitor numbers on record for Las Vegas, according the statistics from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA).... Read the full article ›
JB Mauney with Trophy, PBR Built Ford Tough World Championship, Las Vegas

JB Mauney is PBR’s 6 Million-Dollar Man

LAS VEGAS — J.B. Mauney became the richest Western sports athlete in history with total career earnings of $6,708,492 upon winning the 2015 PBR World Championship on Saturday and finishing... Read the full article ›
Poker Hall of Fame Logo, Established 1979

Jen Harman & John Juanda Enter the Poker Hall of Fame

  Poker Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2015 Jen Harman and John Juanda Join Poker’s Most Exclusive Club  Induction Ceremony and Dinner to be held Friday, November 6 at... Read the full article ›
Rubens Barbosa, PBR Bull Riding World Finals

Photos of PBR World Championship, 2015

Opening Ceremonies J.B. Mauney, PBR Bull Riding World Finals LAS VEGAS —  J.B. Mauney (Mooresville, North Carolina) racked up 91 points on Wicked Stick on Wednesday night to clinch the... Read the full article ›
2015-0573

Las Vegas Extends Partnership with the PBR

Las Vegas announced today that it will continue to be the longest standing partner on the world’s premier bull riding circuit, the PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Built Ford Tough Series... Read the full article ›
Bart the Bear's bronze cast of foot, Gary Wolfe past executive director Vital Ground, Whitey a big supporter of VG

Grizzly Bear Habitat = Vital Ground

  Occasionally we cover Top Picks beyond Vegas, especially when we see a great cause. A perfect example is Vital Ground. They protect grizzly bears and grizzly bear habitat. I... Read the full article ›
Las Vegas To Host 2016 Presidential Debate, Thomas & Mack Center UNLV

Las Vegas To Host 2016 Presidential Debate

UNLV and Las Vegas will take center stage as one of four host cities for a debate during the 2016 election season. The Commission on Presidential Debates announced that Las... Read the full article ›
WSOP World Series of Poker, ESPN Coverage, Rio Hotel Las Vegas

ESPN Monday Night Poker Schedule 2015

Are you ready for some Monday Night Poker? wsop.com/n/5r8 ESPN Coverage of World Series of Poker Main Event Begins Tonight ESPN’s coverage of the 2015 World Series of Poker (WSOP)... Read the full article ›

Mexican Independence with Week of Entertainment

LAS VEGAS – Latin Grammy winner Alejandra Guzman turned up the heat Saturday night at the Palms Casino Resort as the non-stop entertainment and festivities to celebrate Mexican Independence Day... Read the full article ›
Welcome-To-Las-Vegas-Sign-At-Night

September 2015 News & Events

01-Sep-2015 AEG Live and The Venetian Las Vegas Announce The Judds – Girls Night Out at The Venetian Theatre Mother-daughter duo, The Judds, will reunite and grace the stage for... Read the full article ›
Raiders Red & Apollo VIII Double IPA

Barrel Backers – Great Craft Beer Delivered To Your Doorstep

Here’s another top business – and top idea – that gives power to the people. Especially those who appreciate craft beer and better beer. Barrel Backers. If you find a great beer... Read the full article ›
Celine Dion Takes The Stage Again, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas

Celine Dion Returns With New Show at Caesars Palace

28-Aug-2015 LAS VEGAS — After taking a year off from performing to care for her ailing husband René Angélil, Celine Dion returned to the Las Vegas stage Thursday, Aug. 27,... Read the full article ›
Buffalo Creek Ranch, Gardnerville NV

Buffalo Creek Ranch, Gardnerville Nevada

Amazing, luxurious Nevada ranch looking for a third investor. Significantly reduced. 30min Southeast of Lake Tahoe. Contact me for more details.  Brendan@lasvegastoppicks.com. About 301 Five Creek Road Buffalo Creek Ranch is... Read the full article ›
Dunes Hotel 1953, Las Vegas

The Las Vegas News Bureau “Re-Visualizes Las Vegas” with Traveling Exhibit

27-Aug-2015 LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas News Bureau has unveiled a traveling art exhibit created by Brian Jones, a photographer who worked with the News Bureau for 20 years.... Read the full article ›
Sunday Brunch, Velveteen Rabbit, Las Vegas Arts District

Sunday Brunch at Velveteen Rabbit, August 30th

From our friends at Velveteen Rabbit ~ HOWDY DESERT DWELLERS, THIS SUNDAY we welcome the incredible Chef Ben Vaughn alongside Chef John Courtney as they set out to make your... Read the full article ›
Marc Anthony, Las Vegas

Star-Studded Lineup for Mexican Independence Day

17-Aug-2015 LAS VEGAS – Travelers searching for the ultimate destination to revel in the festivities of Mexican Independence Day can look no further than the glimmering lights of Las Vegas.... Read the full article ›
Riviera Construction Wall

Japanese Kabuki Spectacle Premieres at Fountains of Bellagio

15-Aug-2015 LAS VEGAS — The traditional Japanese art form of Kabuki debuted on the Las Vegas Strip tonight in a never-before-seen spectacle at Bellagio that will run Aug. 14-16. Larger-than-life... Read the full article ›
CC

Cosmopolitan Connections

From our friends Cosmopolitan Connections: Yvette Auger’s Cosmopolitan Connections Presents “The Sharnel Guy Swimwear ~ Bikini Model Fashion & Networking Event!” 8/19 You’re invited to join us for our Free... Read the full article ›
8/2/13 McCarran airport with Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas to Host Routes Americas 2017

12-Aug-2015 LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and McCarran International Airport will play host to Routes Americas, the 10th Route Development Forum for the entire Americas region,... Read the full article ›
Airline Executives

Las Vegas Welcomes Top Airline Executives During 2015 Boyd Group International Aviation Forecast Summit

LAS VEGAS –– More than 500 airline and airport executives from around the world will return to Las Vegas for the 20th Annual International Aviation Forecast Summit Aug. 30 –... Read the full article ›
NBA Summer League

Highlights of Samsung NBA Summer League in Las Vegas

Courtside action and fan fun from the Samsung NBA Summer League games in Las Vegas and UNLV’s Thomas and Mack Center and Cox Pavilion. The 24-team field is composed of... Read the full article ›
46th-Annual-World-Series-of-Poker,-Las-Vegas,-2015

46th Annual World Series of Poker® Becomes Most Attended in Event’s History

46th Annual World Series of Poker® Becomes Most Attended in Event’s History, Up 25% Year-Over-Year Total Entries Pass 100,000 for 1st Time, Prize Money Awarded Exceeds $200 Million for just... Read the full article ›
Carnivale-di-Venezia,-Palazzo,-Las-Vegas

Spectacular Floral Exhibitions Celebrate Summer at the Palazzo & Bellagio Resorts

Summer is in full bloom in Las Vegas as two resorts create magnificient installations featuring thousands of fresh-cut flowers. Photography by Glenn Pinkerton and Sam Morris of the Las Vegas... Read the full article ›