Neon Museum

Photo: 2008 Boneyard Las Vegas – The Neon Museum is one of our local faves downtown and one of the world’s best displays of beautiful, memorable and often illuminated signage. Key Links neonmuseum.org Buy Tickets FAQ Facebook @NeonMuseum Questions Who is writing and tweeting about the Neon Museum? Google Maps g.page/NeonMuseum About the museum Neonmuseum.org …

Las Vegas, Nevada

Photo: Skyline Publisher’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming and entertaining. Check out personal faves, updated with readers’ and neighbors’ feedback. Las Vegas is one of the most storied cities in the world. A hospitality giant, it boasts a century of unprecedented and …

Las Vegas’ Fremont Street

Photo A walk down Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas is a stroll through the ephemeral, the immediate now with buskers at established performing circles demand attention and offer varying qualities of music and photo opportunities. Contrasted to the rest of the southwest and rural Nevada, Fremont Street is loud. The canopy lights up at …

Nevada

Stamp Nevada (pronounced [ne- vae-da], with a short “a” as in apple) Nevada is a state of bold contrasts: bright cities and rural landscapes, extravagant gaming and a movement toward farmers’ markets, local culture, renewable energy and a green building ethos. For those passionate for parks, wilderness, Indigenous cultures, responsible travel, and great fun, Nevada …

KUNV

Logos Radio stations in Las Vegas: KUNV 91.5 – kunv.org/ – has been broadcasting for more than 35 years as the Public Radio station at UNLV. More than 100 students per semester work with the listener and donor-supported radio stations, which include student-run HD2 station, The Rebel HD2 – voted Las Vegas’s Best New Radio …

Las Vegas Community Healing Garden

Photo The Las Vegas community has come together to build a new community healing garden as a prompt and thoughtful response to 2017’s Oct. 1 tragedy, when a lone gunman massacred 58 individuals and injured 526 more who were attending a music festival. Key Links Facebook Foursquare Origin document Google Maps Stonerose Landscapes principals Jay …

Little Grass Shack

Poster Among our favorite radio programs: Little Grass Shack, a Saturday staple on KUNV, Broadcasting from Greenspun Hall, UNLV. (Las Vegas). 2020 Schedule: Sundays, 12-4pm. Share the aloha and listen. Key Links LGSVegas.com Calendar On-air personalities Facebook Listen live on LGSVegas.com and KUNV kunv.org – @KUNVradio ‏ Questions What’s the history of this program? Are …

Las Vegas Strip

Photo: Circus Circus Publisher’s note: Organization on this page is a bit random and suggestions are most welcome as we make needed updates. This page explores what is usually Las Vegas Boulevard’s busiest corridor, affectionately known as the Las Vegas Strip. Given the current (May 2020) Coronavirus Shutdown, we’re taking a new look at the …

Favorite People and Places in Las Vegas

Photo: Wetlands Park Favorite places in Las Vegas? I have some faves, mostly family-friendly and inspired: RTC Bikeshare Clark County Wetlands Park Community Healing Garden Nuwu Cannabis Marketplace Neon Museum Old Fort Museum Clark County Museum Pinball Hall of Fame Fabulous Las Vegas Sign Vegas Vaquero Seven Magic Mountains Great Buns Bakery Tomato Test Garden …

Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Eternity Downtown Las Vegas (commonly abbreviated as DTLV) is the central original gambling district and historic center of Las Vegas. Downtown is the heart of the city and one in the midst of a grand renewal. Hashtag: #DTLV Google Maps goo.gl/maps/eKRrkVUvZ15skZ26A Faves Favorite People and Places in Las Vegas Bike Share in Las Vegas …