Who knew a frozen granite stone could yield such endless possibilities to satisfy your sweet tooth and escape the desert heat? The artists here create your perfect treat on the stone, mixing your desired combination of nuts, fruits and candy into any of the ice cream flavors on hand—you really can’t go wrong. If the choices are too overwhelming for a hot summer day, try our favorite: French vanilla ice cream, chocolate chips, cookie dough, fudge and caramel. $4.89 small, $6.19 large, multiple locations, ColdStoneCreamery.com.
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.