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Aug 29, 2016, 12:11 ET Las Vegas Launches New 'What Happens Here, Stays Here' Spot, "Postcard"

 Debuting today, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (Las Vegas) returns to its creative storytelling roots with the latest 'What...


Jun 14, 2016, 09:28 ET "What Happens Here, Stays Here" Confessions Sealed Forever During The Riviera Hotel & Casino's Implosion

Las Vegas bid farewell to the Strip's original high-rise, the Riviera Hotel & Casino, as the Monaco tower was imploded at 2:37 a.m., Tuesday,...


Apr 11, 2016, 10:00 ET Las Vegas Unveils Limited Edition #WHHSH Beer

Capturing the essence of "What Happens Here, Stays Here" (WHHSH) and adult freedom, Las Vegas will unveil its limited edition #WHHSH Beer this...


Feb 03, 2016, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Kicks-Off Big Game Weekend with Famous Budweiser Clydesdales

 The Budweiser Clydesdales have added another iconic background to their portfolio of classic images; the Las Vegas Strip. The famous Budweiser...


Dec 30, 2015, 08:43 ET Las Vegas Breaks Tourism Record With More Than 42 Million Visitors In 2015

 Las Vegas continued its historic visitation growth, setting another new record by surpassing 42 million visitors for the first time. This...


Dec 10, 2015, 12:58 ET Las Vegas Toasts Strip Legend Frank Sinatra in Honor of 100th Birthday Celebration

This Saturday, Dec. 12 marks what would have been the 100th birthday of legendary performer Frank Sinatra. While it has been several decades since...


Dec 10, 2015, 12:58 ET Las Vegas Toasts Strip Legend Frank Sinatra in Honor of 100th Birthday Celebration

This Saturday, Dec. 12 marks what would have been the 100th birthday of legendary performer Frank Sinatra. While it has been several decades since...


Jun 22, 2015, 06:00 ET Vegas Season Surprise Pop-Up Brought Summer Sweet Treats To Toronto Streets

 On Friday, June 19, Kardinal Offishall, the fabulous Vegas showgirls and DJ Starting from Scratch hit the streets of Toronto to celebrate...


Mar 24, 2015, 03:00 ET Fabulous Las Vegas Welcomes LGBT Events

 Las Vegas is thrilled to welcome a wide-variety of special events, conferences and programming specific to the LGBT community. From one end of...


Mar 14, 2015, 05:39 ET Las Vegas Shows "What Happens Here, Stays Here" With Kiss Cam Stunt At Boise State vs. Wyoming College Basketball Game

 To echo the iconic "What Happens Here, Stays Here" message, Las Vegas enlisted the help of the crowd at the Boise State vs. Wyoming college...


Mar 03, 2015, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Is a Slam Dunk for College Basketball Fans During the 2015 NCAA Men's Tournament

The Destination Offers the Ultimate Viewing Parties with Food and Drink Specials That Will Have Fans Cheering  It's college basketball...


Feb 20, 2015, 14:17 ET Las Vegas Global Business District Takes Major Step Forward

LVCVA Buys Riviera Hotel & Casino, Begins Las Vegas' Next Evolution The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Board of...


Feb 09, 2015, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Launches Third "What Happens Here, Stays Here" Commercial "The Secret"

 Las Vegas launched the third and final installment of the 2014-2015 "What Happens Here, Stays Here" campaign today with "The Secret."...


Mar 11, 2014, 03:00 ET Country Music's Biggest Superstars Kick up Their Boots in Las Vegas, April 3-7 for "The Week Vegas Goes Country®"

 The biggest names in country music will bring the party to Las Vegas April 3-7 for a packed lineup of entertainment, music and more for "The...


Feb 05, 2014, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Enables Travelers To Experience Their Own "What Happens Here" Moment This Presidents' Day Weekend

 This Presidents' Day weekend, Las Vegas is thrilled to welcome all travelers looking to celebrate adult freedom and create their very own...


Jan 16, 2014, 13:46 ET Cupid's Arrow Helps Fuel Romance And Transforms Las Vegas Into Retreat For Sweethearts And Lovers

 Las Vegas is the place to love and be loved this February. The destination's romantic world-class restaurants, blissful spas, unique exhibits...


Jan 13, 2014, 03:00 ET The Year Of The Horse Rides Into Las Vegas With World-Class Festivities

Las Vegas will celebrate Chinese New Year, Jan. 31 – Feb. 16 with a dazzling collection of symbolic decor, traditional Chinese cuisine and...


Dec 04, 2013, 03:00 ET Las Vegas Hosts The Ultimate New Year's Eve Celebration And Gives Visitors An Incentive to Start A Resolution

Las Vegas is the place to be for the ultimate New Year's Eve celebration, with spectacular and stunning experiences across the Strip and beyond....


Nov 13, 2013, 06:00 ET Legendary "What Happens Here, Stays Here" Campaign Celebrates "Vegas Enablers" And The People Who Push The Boundaries

For the first time in the 10 year run of the "What happens here, stays here" campaign, the iconic tagline is taking a new turn.  The infamous...


Oct 08, 2013, 11:00 ET 1-800 We Answer Call Centers Partners with Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority

 1-800 We Answer Call Centers, a leader in providing world-class communications outsourcing support, announces its contract award to partner...


Oct 03, 2013, 15:40 ET Las Vegas Celebrates 10 Years of Iconic "What Happens Here, Stays Here" Advertising Campaign With New Television Commercials

 Las Vegas is a world-class vacation destination built on the principle of adult freedom, and no other tagline encapsulates this mentality...


Oct 02, 2013, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Casts A Spell This Fall With Terror-ific Halloween Celebrations

Las Vegas is the ultimate destination for a monstrous good time this Halloween. As the paranormal takes over, visitors can expect everything except...