While the big rooms are reserved for surefire, established—and sometimes stale and bloated—acts (cough, JeffDunham-and-JerrySeinfeld-at-the-Colosseum, cough), and the smaller rooms are reserved for up-and-comers or little-known road dogs, the Playboy Comedy Club at the Palms Lounge consistently hits the sweet spot of proven comics who haven’t graduated to large concert halls and outrageous ticket prices. Case in point: August saw Ian Edwards—not even announced as part of the show—open up for Patrice O’Neal, who delivered a brilliant, blistering set that may have been Las Vegas’ best comedy show of the last 12 months.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Get to know the Life Is Beautiful acts. Learn about Downtown's new kaleidoscopic murals. Find tips on how to navigate schedule conflicts. And see what's on the mouthwatering menu. Here is Vegas Seven's guide to tasting, seeing and hearing all the festival has to offer, from the first afternoon set to the final headliner.
Best of the City 2017
Our eighth annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best casino comebacks to irresistible pot products