Competitors raced to lay the most bricks during the Spec Mix Bricklayer 500 World Championship inside the Masonry Madness Arena set up outside the Las Vegas Convention Center on Wednesday.
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A Virginia-based event management company that ranks convention destinations worldwide says Las Vegas has fallen to No. 3 behind Orlando and Chicago for hosting shows.
Top fundraisers for Donald Trump made pitches to prominent hedge fund investors at a conference at Bellagio in Las Vegas to line up behind the presumptive Republican presidential nominee as he seeks to raise $1 billion for the general election campaign.
The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority says there’s a potential loss of $15.8 billion in economic output in Southern Nevada if it is blocked from demolishing the shuttered Riviera.
At first glance, it has all the trappings of San Diego Comic-Con. However, there’s not a superhero in sight. Instead, the nearly 23,000 attendees of RuPaul’s DragCon are here for men glammed-up as women.
Exhibitors showcased their latest and greatest hardware products — think Coolest Cooler and more — at the 2016 National Hardware Show this week at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
The stage has been set for the best scale models of the West to be featured Saturday at the 21st annual model and hobby expo Best of the West VegasCon 2016.
Development of new technology opens up a “myriad of issues,” Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said Tuesday at the 2016 National Association of Broadcasters Show in Las Vegas.
One of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority’s most lucrative contracts comes up for bid later this year and the authority’s board has made it clear that prospective bidders shouldn’t try to influence their decision.
The small screen goes convention big in Las Vegas this week as more than 100,000 people arrive for the National Association of Broadcasters annual trade show at the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Westgate Las Vegas.
Those who can’t make it to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park can experience the wonder of Harry Potter in Las Vegas this summer at a four-day convention.
By Las Vegas standards, the Glass Craft and Bead Show isn’t a big event with just about 8,000 attendees, including 900 students.
Hundreds of Volkswagen dealers from across the country will descend upon Las Vegas this week looking for some answers and help in rebuilding their sales following months of controversy over emissions cheating. A closed meeting between dealers and Volkswagen executives is set for Saturday morning.
The Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee, empaneled by executive order by Gov. Brian Sandoval last year, has been gathering information for the past seven months on what amenities and improvements can best enhance the visitor experience in Las Vegas. Those issues come to a fore at a meeting Thursday.
“Seinfeld” fans laughed years ago when Cosmo Kramer came up with the idea to open a pizzeria where customers could build their own pizza. Today, the Kramer fantasy is reality as hundreds of pizzerias nationwide have embraced the concept.
The Nightclub & Bar Show, which runs Monday through Wednesday, is billed as the offering “the best in bar and nightclub management techniques.”
Convention attendance soared in Las Vegas in January, boosting Southern Nevada visitation by 2.4 percent to 3.5 million people, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority reported Friday.
Let's get one thing straight right off the top: MAGIC has nothing to do with illusions or sleight of hand.
If you didn't know any better, you'd think this year's edition of CES, an international consumer electronics show, is all about cars.
MGM Resorts International will spend $154 million to expand the Aria convention center by 200,000 square feet, which will include indoor/open-air spaces and a glass-enclosed venue offering views of The Park and the new Las Vegas Arena.
Yes, that may have been a business jet you saw on Swenson Street in the early-morning hours over the weekend.
Las Vegas is hosting two major trade shows this week that will draw more than 140,000 people to Southern Nevada. The four-day Specialty Equipment Market Association show at the Las Vegas Convention Center and the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo at the Sands Expo and Convention Center both opened Tuesday.
The warnings are ominous and the stakes are high. Could Las Vegas lose its status as North America's leading trade-show host? It seems improbable considering the infrastructure Las Vegas has in place.