The event put on by Downtown Vegas Alliance included a panel discussion that touched on San Antonio’s Haven for Hope. Las Vegas’ new courtyard project is based in part on the Texas facility.
As old-time movie star Mae West once said, too much of a good thing can be wonderful. First Friday organizers agree with Mae — at least this May, theming this month’s downtown arts celebration “Abundance.”
National Bike Month will kick off Friday evening with tacos and a “Cycle de Mayo” tour of downtown Las Vegas hosted by the Regional Transportation of Southern Nevada.
Las Vegas police determined a suspicious device in a dumpster Thursday afternoon near a downtown business was an empty pipe.
Downtown Container Park, 707 Fremont St., will ring in Cinco de Mayo from 5-8 p.m. Saturday with a Dia De La Cerveza edition of its monthly beer and wine tasting series.
Plans call for the slated wood wall to be replaced by a more elaborate, permanent remembrance wall dedicated to the 58 victims of the Oct. 1 shooting on the Las Vegas Strip.
Las Vegas moved one step closer Wednesday to getting its own art museum, slated to be built just east of the Smith Center for the Performing Arts.
Thousands of foodies will descend on Las Vegas on Mother’s Day weekend for Vegas Uncork’d, a collection of 27 high-profile dining events where guests will pay big bucks to rub elbows with celebrity chefs such as Gordon Ramsay, Giada De Laurentiis and Nobu Matsuhisa.
The quest to be “in the room where it happens” — The Smith Center’s Reynolds Hall during “Hamilton’s” May 29-June 24 run — began hours before tickets to the Tony-winning musical went on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Saturday.
It’s a question many Las Vegans — from the newly minted transplants to the seasoned desert dwellers — probably have variations of the same answer to: who wants to walk anywhere downtown at 1:30 p.m. in July?