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Newkirk’s Notes And Members Mania
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Concerts, Headliners, Special Events: Puneet Adobe
“Best Of” Las Vegas Voting
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Bellagio vs. Venetian
The finals will run from December 16 through New Years Eve for you to crown the AccessVegas.com Best Las Vegas Hotel 2015!
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We have put measures in place to limit it to one vote per person. HOWEVER, we do reserve the right to disqualify a hotel in the event of an obvious error or rigged voting.
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This Week’s Top Tours
Featured Tour Video From Las Vegas
If this looks like fun, you need to add this adventure to your Las Vegas itinerary! Just north of Las Vegas, the stunning Valley Of Fire sits ready to enjoy. Starting around $220 per person (about what you’d lose gambling and spend on shopping, beer, and lunch for the day anyway), you and up to 6 friends will be picked up at your hotel, taken to the Valley Of Fire, get 3.5 hours of dune buggy time over this awesome desert terrain, and lunch and bottled water are included. Then, transport back to your hotel where you can shower up for your night on the town.
For more details, click over to our Valley Of Fire Buggy Tour
ALL tours listed on our AccessVegas.com tour page (link above) have been hand-selected. We only work with the top, most professional companies and operators who vow to give our readers a great experience! We can not recommend nor vouch for tours not listed on here in the newsletter or on our tour page. Questions? Our tour page lists phone contacts where tour experts are available for live help!
Shows, Concerts, And Headliners
Tony Hawk Attends ABSINTHE At Caesars Palace
Former professional skateboarder Tony Hawk attended ABSINTHE on Friday, December 5, then posed for photos with ABSINTHE’s outlandish duo – The Gazillionaire and Penny Pibbets after the show.
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- Rock in Rio Comes to Vegas: Metallica, Linkin Park, Taylor Swift, No Doubt to HeadlineBook Rock In Rio Las Vegas Tickets Now
Brooks and Dunn, Reba McEntire Announce Las Vegas Residency (with video)
Las Vegas Sports And Betting
- Golf is still king in Las Vegas
A cautious approach to bringing the NHL to Las Vegas
National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas breaks attendance record (with video)
You May Soon Be Able To Bet On The Olympics And Oscars
NHL allows Las Vegas to explore expansion interest
Las Vegas Tours And Attractions
The elements outdoors might be frightful, however the holiday display at Bellagio’s Conservatory & Botanical Gardens is unquestionably wonderful. In view through The month of January 3, 2015, visitors can uncover an amazing winter wonderland accompanied by periodic faves, 1000’s of twinkling lights, 28,000 poinsettias along with a 42-feet tall holiday tree.
Don’t Miss These Additional Stories:
- Of Course You Can Go Snow Tubing in Las Vegas
Bellagio’s holiday display is a breathtaking winter wonderland (with photos)
Running ‘Pawn Stars’ store brings challenges
Lake Mead to allow dives to wreckage of WWII bomber (with photos)
Chloride, Arizona – An Artistic and Ghostly Town Just Outside Las Vegas
Visit to The Carol Shelby Heritage Car Museum In Las Vegas
4 Things To Do Outside Las Vegas
Las Vegas Dining And Drinking
- At SLS, Bazaar Doesn’t Just Meat Expectations
A gentleman’s guide to drinking well in Las Vegas (with photos)
White Castle Begins Hiring For Las Vegas Location
Giada a foray into ‘la dolce vita’ – mostly
SLS masters Mediterranean with creative, refined Cleo
Vegas Baby, Vegas
Lyle and Daphne Hoffman renewed their vows after 32 years of marriage Saturday. On a special day, at a special place and with special friends. They did it on 12/13/14, the last sequential date of the century. They did it high above Las Vegas while riding the High Roller, the tallest observation wheel in the world.
Don’t Miss These Additional Stories:
15 Photos That Will Make You Wish It Rained Every Day in Las Vegas
Vegas Locals Talk: Why I Love Living In Las Vegas
10 Infernally Baffling Things About Las Vegas, Unbaffled
Oscar Goodman Opens his Briefcase – From Spilotro to O.J., the former mayor recounts his eventful career as a defense attorney
Sinatra’s 100th celebration starting early in Las Vegas
What are the dirtiest jobs in Las Vegas? Come take a look – and a whiff
15 Photos Of Fog In Vegas
Las Vegas Hotels And Casinos
Gambling association releases first-of-its-kind money laundering report
$15 million renovation at Golden Nugget completed
Las Vegas MGM Grand Stormed By SWAT Teams In Suicide Tragedy
One Thing Loved And One Thing Loathed At Wynn
Latest Concerts Added This Week!
There is no better place to see your favorite acts then in Las Vegas! You’re relaxed, can enjoy a fine meal, have some cocktails without the worry of driving, and no alarm is going to jar you awake all too early the next morning.
- Gabriel Iglesias April 3-4 Click for Tickets
Gabriel Iglesias May 23-24 Click for Tickets
Reba, Brooks & Dunn June 24-27 Click for Tickets
Reba, Brooks & Dunn July 1-4 Click for Tickets
Las Vegas Holidays And Events
- Christmas Season Las Vegas 2014 (All Season Long)
New Year’s Eve Las Vegas 2014 (Wednesday, December 31)
Football Parties Las Vegas 2014 (All Season Long)
Click To View ALL Holiday Events And Specials
Top Tickets For United States Events
Did you know that we not only sell premium concert and event tickets for Las Vegas, but also for the entire United States as well? If you can’t make it to Vegas, treat yourself to some great seats for something near you:
- Super Bowl XLIX Tickets
- NFL Tickets
- – Dallas Cowboys Tickets
- – New Orleans Saints Tickets
- – San Francisco 49ers Tickets
- – Houston Texans Tickets
- – Pittsburgh Steelers Tickets
- College Football Playoffs Tickets
- NHL Tickets
- – Chicago Blackhawks Tickets
- – Detroit Red Wings Tickets
- – Pittsburgh Penguins Tickets
- NBA Tickets
- – Golden State Warriors Tickets
- – Chicago Bulls Tickets
- – San Antonio Spurs Tickets
- Andrea Bocelli Tickets
- Billy Joel Tickets
- Bob Seger Tickets
- Fleetwood Mac Tickets
- Foo Fighters Tickets
- Garth Brooks Tickets
- Jingle Ball Tickets
- Justin Timberlake Tickets
- Kenny Chesney Tickets
- Lana Del Rey Tickets
- One Direction Tickets
- Sam Smith Tickets
- Taylor Swift Tickets
- Trans-Siberian Orchestra Tickets
- U2 Tickets
What We’re Watching!
Vegas Videos You’ll Enjoy
- Bellagio Gardens 2014 Christmas Tree Lighting And Conservatory Highlights – The Bellagio Christmas display is now up, and as stunning as ever!
- Grand Canyon Total Cloud Inversion: December 11, 2014 – One minute time-lapse video of the total cloud inversion that filled Grand Canyon on Thursday, December 11, 2014. There is no audio track. The action that takes place in this 1 minute video would take 15 minutes in real time. In some ways it looks like ocean tides coming in and going out. NPS Video by Michael Quinn.
- Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman And Robin Leach Zipline Fremont Street For Charity – Watch two of our more famous local figures race each other down the new Fremont Street Zipline in return for donations to charity.
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