National Oyster Day is August 5, and whether you’re an aficionado who has slurped from coast to coast, or a newbie who’s ready to down your first, Tender is where you should be that day for its offering of a half dozen for $20. Choose a sampling, or mix and match between three varieties that run the gamut of how great oysters should taste, from the salty Raspberry Point that finishes sweet, to the super plump, large and juicy Blue Points, to the briny, tastes-of-the-sea notes that come from Quonset Point.
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.