Hedy Lamarr was the most beautiful woman on screen when she was a major movie star in the ’30s and ’40s. She’d go on to invent the technology that made Bluetooth possible—in 1941. Even she hasn’t had a career as unpredictable as Mike Tyson, who’s now moving beyond heavyweight titles and movie roles and one-man Broadway shows to star in his own Adult Swim cartoon, Mike Tyson Mysteries. The animated detective Mike Tyson will be solving crimes with a talking pigeon sidekick and his magical face tattoo. After that runs its course, we expect Mike Tyson, sommelier; Mike Tyson, astronaut; and Mike Tyson, child psychologist.
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.