The upcoming Animal Planet reality TV series Tanked focuses on the Las Vegas-based, family-owned business of Acrylic Tank Manufacturing, one of the country’s top builders of high-end aquariums. The six-episode series, which premieres Aug. 19, stars business partners and brothers-in-law Brett Raymer and Wayde King, along with their opinionated and outrageous family members and staff. Follow Raymer and King as they work with celebrities, hotels and wealthy entrepreneurs in constructing some of the world’s most beautiful and elaborate aquariums, with plenty of laughs and turmoil along the way. It figures to make a big splash with viewers.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Gorillaz are coming to Las Vegas for the first time ever. 2016’s Grammy winner for best new artist, Chance the Rapper, will return. English rockers Muse will bring their dizzying live show to the streets of Downtown. And that’s just the top of an eclectic bill that features more than 70 acts, along with comedy, interactive art installations, a group art exhibit featuring the work of Mark Ryden, Tara McPherson and Shepard Fairey and much more. Last year saw more than 137,000 attendees trod the festival footprint. Who’s ready for more?
Best of the City 2016
Our seventh annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best place to fix your speeding ticket to the best Bloody Mary.