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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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.
Las Vegas has an enormous target on its back as rival cities worldwide attempt to pick off trade show business it can steal.
The debate over daily fantasy sports was front and center Tuesday at the Global Gaming Expo. DraftKings CEO Jason Robins took part in a panel discussion on whether or not fantasy sports is a form of gambling. The interest was so large that the G2E breakout session took place in the main conference ballroom at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, rather than one of the smaller meeting rooms.
With dozens of the world's top tattoo artists and hundreds more up-and-comers slinging ink, the Biggest Tattoo Show on Earth made a resounding return to the Las Vegas Valley this weekend with a record number of artists and participants.
Three actors from the 1979 award-winning, coming-of-age bicycle movie, "Breaking Away," staged a reunion at Interbike and the film's 36-year-old clever lines were heard being uttered throughout the convention center ballroom.
What started in strip clubs has now gone mainstream. Nearly 2,000 people from 50 countries are attending the fourth annual Pole Expo at the Hard Rock Hotel this weekend. The four-day event, which ends Sunday, includes workshops, seminars and performances.
Meeting space at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center grew to 2 million square feet Tuesday with the opening of the property's $70 million, 350,000-square-foot expansion.
"Star Trek" fans came together from every part of the Vegas galaxy to attend the annual Creation Entertertainment's Official "Star Trek" Convention held at the Rio hotel and casino.
With more content uploaded to YouTube in one day than five years of combined broadcasting from ABC, NBC and CBS, online channels are the prized target of international brands, said speakers at this week’s Licensing Expo in Las Vegas.
As different forms of cannabis are rapidly legalized across the United States, corporations involved with the drug have exponential growth potential, speakers at the first-ever Cannabis Investing Symposium said this week at the 34th annual Money Show in Las Vegas.