When CityCenter opened nearly three years ago, the timing couldn’t have been worse. With the recession taking a heavy toll on Las Vegas, the $8.5 million, 67-acre CityCenter negatively impacted other properties in the Valley, and risked becoming a colossal failure. The New York Times recently reported on CityCenter’s progress, and found that despite some remaining struggles, such as what will become of the unfinished Harmon tower, occupancy has been steady because of reduced room rates, and high-end retailers have been moving into Crystals, CityCenter’s luxury shopping mall. Perhaps the city within a city will make it after all.
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