Public Art in Las Vegas

Photo: Paiutes in Henderson The following are snapshots of public art and street art in greater Las Vegas, part of our modified, off-the-beaten track approach to the Grand Circle of the Southwest. Seven Magic Mountains Ugo Rondinone’s Seven Magic Mountains is a large-scale site-specific public art installation within the Ivanpah Valley adjacent to Sheep Mountain …

Henderson, Nevada

Photo: City Hall Arrow Henderson is located in the foothills south of Las Vegas. Incorporated in 1953, Henderson is the second largest city in Nevada, known for its parks, biking and hiking trails and master-planned communities. Henderson is certified Playful City USA. Natural World Among our favorite city parks in the world: Cornerstone, a repurposed …

Vegas Marijuana

Photo Rolling coverage of marijuana / marijuana tourism in Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlines KTNV Vegas Sun Elsewhere on the Web vegasseven.com Dispensaries planet13lasvegas.com – Deals – Facebook Jenny’s Embedded Tweets #Happy420 We’re taking you on a tour of @Cannabitionnews, the world’s only cannabis-themed attraction & museum, located in #DTLV pic.twitter.com/P6VPRu7rRa — City of Las Vegas …

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Photo During 2020 Responsible Travel Week we are strolling and soundwalking our journey to the waterways of Las Vegas. Look for major updates to this page and links mentioned below. One of the most interesting case studies in water use, management, recreation and conservation … presenting headlines and resources for those interested in learning …

Vital Vegas

Venn Diagram Elsewhere on the Web Las Vegas, Nevada – For locals and visitors, Vital Vegas is a hoot, whether following the Twitter feed, podcast, visits to Channel 8 or its own YouTube channel. Paywall? There’s no stinking paywall. Vital Vegas vitalvegas.com https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMC8Yk1EQNbQJdiik_lIeqQ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMC8Yk1EQNbQJdiik_lIeqQ/videos @VitalVegas Tweets by VitalVegas 2020 https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/vital-vegas-podcast/id1082258073?i=1000469291290 https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/vital-vegas-podcast/id1082258073?i=1000465814969 Fundamental rule of Las …

Tropicana Avenue (Las Vegas)

Photo: Blue Skies Streets in Vegasland boast the names of classic casinos, some still in operation like the “Tiffany of the Strip” the Trop, aka the world-famous Tropicana Avenue. Join us as we take the slow adventure road trip along the avenue. There are fresh-baked, gluten-full staples and deserts, a wetlands park that leads to …

Shopping in Las Vegas

Photo: Skyline Spotlight: Shopping in Las Vegas Fry’s Fry’s Electronics 6845 South Las Vegas Boulevard, (702) 932-1400 Sporting Goods uniformsport.com – Facebook sportcolasvegas.com Misc www.Groupon.com/Las-Vegas http://www.thehatco.com Embedded Tweets How long have I lived in #Vegas? Since when the Boulevard Mall was cool. — Drunkle Spence (@Spencetology) June 12, 2020 Features Broadacres Marketplace Planeta.com Las Vegas, …

Las Vegas’ Old Fort State Historic Park

Photo: Old fort state park Among our Las Vegas faves, the place where Las Vegas began, the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park, 500 East Washington Avenue in downtown. Entrance fee is $3 and free for those under 12 years of age. Tue-Sat 8am-430pm. Recommended for history fans. The fort is on the …

Vegas Golden Knights

Photo Las Vegas – Everything is hyped from the start, but Vegas Golden Knights aka VGK – nhl.com/goldenknights – exceeded everyone’s expectations in its debut year. Now back for season #3. Hashtag: #VegasBorn The team has Home Ice Advantage in the Mojave Desert. Key Links nhl.com/goldenknights @GoldenKnights Also Toshiba Plaza The Park 2019-2020 Rocky Mountain …

Las Vegas Off-Strip

Photo: Westgate Sportsbook Spotlight on the casinos and resorts off the strip in Las Vegas, but not in Henderson or Summerlin Westgate https://www.westgateresorts.com https://www.westgateresorts.com/hotels/nevada/las-vegas/westgate-las-vegas-resort-casino/ Orleans https://www.orleansarena.com https://twitter.com/orleansarena Planeta Las Vegas, Nevada Las Vegas Strip Las Vegas Links Sportsbook