Project Enchilada (Las Vegas)

For fans of downtown Las Vegas July 2018 announcement of the City of Las Vegas’ Project Enchilada which seeks public-private collaboration to enhance the area from Las Vegas Boulevard to 14th Street. The project aims to bring more energy, redevelopment and new commerce. Included are many of the recommendations set forth in the 2016 Downtown …

Biking in Las Vegas 2018

Hashtags: #BikeWeekLV May is Bike Month. May 14-18 is League of American Bicyclists National Bike to Work Week. In Las Vegas, the week is … Bike Week Las Vegas. Hashtag: #BikeWeekLV We will be featuring biking stories, tweets and videos throughout 2018 on this page. Suggestions are welcome. Key Links https://www.bikeleague.org/content/bike-month-dates-events-0 https://www.facebook.com/leagueamericanbicyclists https://twitter.com/BikeLeague https://twitter.com/BikeLeague Questions …

Summerlin

Summerlin, Nevada is an affluent planned community in the Las Vegas Valley. It lies at the edge of the Spring Mountains and Red Rock Canyon, on the western periphery of Las Vegas in unincorporated Clark County. The community occupies 22,500 acres and includes a variety of land uses, including: residential, commercial, recreational, educational, medical, open space, …

Clark County’s Sunset Park

Tip: Don’t feed the birds. Bread is not bird food. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Sunset Park? Qué les gustaría a la gente local que los visitantes saber de Sunset Park? Hawaiian: He aha ka ‘ike ko‘iko‘i a kūpono no nā malihini e kipa ana mai i Sunset Park? (Literal translation: …

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 goods, a wetlands park, a pinball hall of fame and …

Las Vegas Airports

Photo: El Vaquero McCarran International Airport consists of 110 aircraft gates at two separate terminal buildings T1 – Terminal 1 & T3 – Terminal 3, each with its own parking garage, ticketing/check-in area, baggage claim, and shopping and dining options. Key Links https://www.mccarran.com https://www.mccarran.com/Airlines https://www.mccarran.com/Terminals https://www.mccarran.com/News Planeta.com Airports Aviation Las Vegas

Next 100 Coalition’s National Summit

Advancing a diverse and inclusive public lands system, this week (May 4-5) the Next 100 Coalition – http://next100coalition.org – hosts a National Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hashtag: #Next100Summit The two-day event convenes grassroots and national leaders to construct a strategic policy agenda that addresses attacks on access and protections of public lands, while growing …

50th Anniversary Year for Clark County Museum

Photo: 4.20 Party Hashtag: #ClarkMuseum50 History On April 20, 1968, the very first public museum in the Vegas Valley opened in a condemned gymnasium in downtown Henderson. Fifty years later, the Clark County Museum has moved, changed names and become a pre-eminent location for learning the history of Southern Nevada. Coinciding with the anniversary, the …

Baseball in Las Vegas

Baseball fans have two great options in Las Vegas – the UNLV rebels and the Las Vegas 51s. UNLV http://www.unlvrebels.com/sports/m-basebl/unlv-m-basebl-body.html https://www.facebook.com/unlvbaseball Hashtag: #UNLVbaseball https://twitter.com/unlvbaseball Tweets by unlvbaseball Tickets http://www.unlvtickets.com/eventInfo/ath/1/rebel-baseball/ Schedule http://www.unlvrebels.com/sports/m-basebl/sched/unlv-m-basebl-sched.html Wilson Stadium The original Roger Barnson Baseball Field has been enhanced by the addition of a first-class 3,000 seat stadium with concessions. No Permit …

Rugby Sevens in Las Vegas

One of the biggest changes in Las Vegas and southern Nevada is the rise of professional and amateur sportsdom. Once a boxing town, Las Vegas is now a boxing, hockey, football, soccer, baseball and rugby town. March 2-4 are the dates for the 2018 Rugby Sevens Tournament. This is a global sporting event that gets …