Evidently it’s a big month for green things. Besides the impending annual Leprechaun invasion, Southern Nevada Girl Scouts celebrated their national organization’s 100th anniversary on March 10 by marching across Hoover Dam in their traditional uniforms. Why there? Because during the dam’s construction in 1932, the area’s first troop blossomed in Boulder City. The Bureau of Reclamation returned the compliment by turning the dam lights green for the week ending on—you guessed it—St. Patrick’s Day.
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.