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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Former National Basketball Association Commissioner David Stern, a supporter of legalized sports wagering, will address next month’s Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas.
The top executive of the association that conducts the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is concerned that high hotel rates for the 2017 show could price some conventioneers out of the market.
The three-day Licensing Expo rolled into the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on Tuesday, bringing with it more than 1,800 brands touting new collectibles or seeking investors to help them produce still more swag.
School was in session Wednesday at the 2016 Business Expo. New and experience entrepreneurs gathered in the classroom and library settings inside the Cashman Center to learn about the latest laws and resources affecting businesses today.
Business Expo 2016, an annual trade show and networking conference sponsored by the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce, will be held at Cashman Center on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Garbage trucks are among the dirtiest trucks cities have. The more refuse they clean from the streets, the more pollution they may add to the atmosphere.
When 130,000 people arrive for the giant ConExpo-Con/Agg construction equipment trade show in March, they’ll be able to scan their convention registration badges and take unlimited rides on the Las Vegas Monorail for the duration of the show.
Experts at RECon — the annual gathering of the international shopping center industry — hit the streets of Las Vegas this week in search of big deals and new leases. But the city had another reason to be in the spotlight besides being the event’s host — it’s home to the Downtown Project.
A spike in revenue from room tax receipts and facility use rentals will bump the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority’s budget by 6.7 percent in the next fiscal year.
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.