In a new twist in the ongoing campaign to form a professional association for food-truck owners, the Las Vegas Food Truck Association announced July 23 that it had dissolved its board of directors and is setting up a process for food-truck owners to elect a new board. Supporters also confirmed they are giving up, for now, on the idea of managing parking spots and event bookings. The association will hold its next briefing for mobile-food entrepreneurs September 9 at a location to be determined; mini-burgers will be served.
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.