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Jun 26, 2020, 23:55 ET No Mask No Dice: Masks On For Las Vegas

Vegas has always been – and will continue to be – a destination that represents adult freedom and the perfect place for a getaway. All the fun,...


May 14, 2020, 19:58 ET Development of Elon Musk's Innovative Underground Transportation System Achieves Milestone

onstruction is complete on the second of two vehicular tunnels that make up Elon Musk's innovative underground transportation system located beneath...


Feb 14, 2020, 19:03 ET Las Vegas Convention Center Celebrates Major Milestone in Elon Musk's Innovative Underground Transportation System; Excavation of First Tunnel Complete

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) today announced that excavation is complete in the first of two vehicular tunnels that will...


Mar 28, 2019, 12:03 ET Las Vegas To Host Boyd Group International Aviation Forecast Summit

On August 25-27, the senior executives and leaders in all areas of global aviation will meet in Las Vegas to discuss emerging changes that will...


Mar 12, 2019, 16:29 ET LVCVA Board of Directors Votes to Move Forward with Elon Musk's The Boring Company

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Board of Directors today made a monumental decision that will revolutionize Southern Nevada's ...


Sep 05, 2017, 07:00 ET Las Vegas Debuts New 'What Happens Here, Stays Here' Spot, "Dream Vacation"

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) introduced its new 'What Happens Here, Stays Here' broadcast and digital spot, "Dream...


Jul 20, 2017, 12:45 ET Celebre el Día de la Independencia de México en Las Vegas con artistas de fama mundial

Cada septiembre, la "Capital mundial del entretenimiento" invita a visitantes de todo el mundo a celebrar el Día de la Independencia de México con...


Jul 20, 2017, 07:00 ET Celebrate Mexican Independence Day In Las Vegas With World-Renowned Entertainers

Every September, the "Entertainment Capital of the World" invites visitors from around the world to celebrate Mexican Independence Day with a lineup...


Feb 22, 2017, 10:00 ET Las Vegas Offers Reprieve From Winter Blues With March Sports And Sunshine

With sunny days and average highs of 70 degrees, Las Vegas welcomes spring breakers, sports enthusiasts, revelers and convention attendees looking to ...


Dec 15, 2016, 03:00 ET Las Vegas Welcomes Visitors To Ring In 2017

Visitors seeking the best place to bid farewell to 2016 and embrace the New Year need to look no farther than Las Vegas. The Strip boasts some of the ...


Nov 28, 2016, 08:00 ET Las Vegas Provides Seasonal Festivities For Holiday Visitors

Las Vegas is embracing winter and the spirit of the holidays this season. The destination will be decking halls, spreading holiday cheer and...


Aug 11, 2016, 11:48 ET Las Vegas será sede de la máxima celebración por el Día de la Independencia de México, con conciertos, ceremonias y platos festivos latinos

Los visitantes que se propongan celebrar el Día de la Independencia de México este año no deben mirar más allá de la Capital Mundial del...


Aug 11, 2016, 07:00 ET Las Vegas Hosts Ultimate Mexican Independence Day Celebration With Latin Concerts, Ceremonies And Festive Dishes

Visitors looking to celebrate Mexican Independence Day this year should look no further than the Entertainment Capital of the World. Next month, El...


May 31, 2016, 08:10 ET Las Vegas Launches Official Snapchat Channel And Presents "King of Snapchat" DJ Khaled With "Major Key" To The Strip

On Sunday, May 29, Las Vegas celebrated the launch of its official Snapchat channel (@VisitLasVegas) by presenting the "King of Snapchat," DJ Khaled...


Aug 17, 2015, 03:09 ET Las Vegas Announces Lineup For Mexican Independence Day

Travelers searching for the ultimate destination to revel in Mexican Independence Day can look no further than the glimmering lights of Las Vegas. In ...


Jun 12, 2015, 06:00 ET Vegas Season Takes Over Times Square With Supermodel Hannah Davis and Chef Ralph Scamardella

Las Vegas brought the magic of Vegas Season to New York City with a pop-up in Times Square. Crowds were greeted by supermodel Hannah Davis serving...


Jan 30, 2015, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Welcomes Year Of The Yang With World-Class Cultural Festivities And Celebrations

The "Entertainment Capital of the World" will celebrate Chinese New Year this February with an impressive collection of symbolic decor, traditional...


Dec 03, 2014, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Rings In 2015 With Dazzling New Year's Eve Extravaganzas

Las Vegas is the ultimate destination to bring in the New Year with stellar experiences across the Strip and beyond. The destination will host one of ...


Sep 23, 2014, 06:00 ET Dreams Come True As Couples Say "I Do" With Dazzling Wedding Celebrations In Las Vegas

Couples searching for the perfect location for their destination wedding will find true happiness in Las Vegas, the "Wedding Capital of the World."...


Aug 13, 2014, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Celebrates Mexican Independence Day With Renowned Latin Performers And Festivities

No other destination in the U.S. celebrates Mexican Independence Day quite like Las Vegas, and this year's festivities will bring unparalleled...


Aug 13, 2014, 06:00 ET Las Vegas celebra la Independencia de México con fiestas y reconocidos artistas latinoamericanos

Ningún otro destino en los Estados Unidos celebra el Día de la Independencia de México como Las Vegas, y los festejos de este año traerán emoción sin ...


Apr 07, 2014, 08:29 ET Iconic "What Happens Here, Stays Here" Campaign Launches First-Ever National LGBT Broadcast Initiative

For the first time ever, Las Vegas has created a new television commercial specifically geared towards the LGBT community. The television broadcast...


Mar 14, 2014, 05:54 ET It's Fabulous 'Glas' Vegas This Weekend

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, the Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority (LVCVA) in partnership with Tourism Ireland have created a very special...


Nov 21, 2013, 02:33 ET Las Vegas Transforms Into A Winter Wonderland To Bedazzle Visitors This Holiday Season

he lights of Las Vegas come to life as the destination prepares to celebrate the holiday season with yuletide flare. This winter season, holiday...


Aug 21, 2013, 06:00 ET Las Vegas Is No. 1 Destination For Labor Day Weekend Travel

As summer draws to a close, Las Vegas offers its guests one last "hurrah" with star-studded Labor Day weekend festivities. From pool parties presided ...