If there’s one thing we’ve learned that New Yorkers hate, it’s everything that’s not New York. And if it involves Las Vegas, they hate it all the more. Village Voice reporter Steven Thrasher recently visited our city and came away “disturbed,” listing 37 things to hate about Las Vegas. We understand his disdain for Carrot Top and three Starbucks locations in Luxor, but Thrasher is just another visiting writer too lazy to look beyond the same old canned preconceptions.
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 2017
Our eighth annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best casino comebacks to irresistible pot products