Briefs

Briefs

Enjoy Las Vegas history in all its colorful glory

A new Las Vegas News Bureau photographic exhibition features rare color photos from the 1950s and 1960s, and is now on display at the Whitney Library.

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Briefs

Ultimate Vegas Sports Weekend kicks off with Fan Fest

Las Vegas and sports go hand in hand and that’s never more evident than during the Ultimate Vegas Sports Weekend (UVSW), Feb. 28 – March 3, when the city is alive with the action of everything from hockey and bull-riding to UFC and rugby to NASCAR and our own Vegas Golden Knights.

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Briefs

Neon, Mob museums announce new programs

Museum education is front and center thanks to new projects launched by the Neon Museum and the Mob Museum. “Gallery Talks,” a new series of …

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News

News

CES K-9 donations enhance security

In June 2018, the blockbuster trade show’s owner/producer, the Consumer Technology Association, gave the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority the gift of Bo and Wells — two black Labrador Retrievers that are “vapor wake dogs” — to enhance the LVCVA’s security efforts.

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News

MOVING PEOPLE: LVCVA announces collaboration with Elon Musk’s The Boring Company

If approved, The Boring Company would begin plans for a loop of underground express-route tunnels that would transport passengers in high-speed, autonomous electric vehicles across the convention center’s campus, opening in time for CES 2021. The people mover would also potentially link the convention center to Downtown, the Las Vegas Boulevard resort corridor and McCarran International Airport.

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Photos & Video

Photos & Videos

BY THE NUMBERS: Huzzah! It’s time for ‘za! As in pizza, paisan!

Hamburger enthusiasts and hot dog connoisseurs might argue otherwise, but America is a pizza-craving nation. That makes Las Vegas its capital this week as “Pizza Expo 2019” arrives at the Las Vegas Convention Center March 4-7.

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Photos & Videos

Olympic hopefuls compete at the Las Vegas Convention Center

USA Taekwondo has brought the prestigious US Open Taekwondo Championships to the Las Vegas Convention Center. This 29th installment of the US Open, which runs through March 3, showcases the best Taekwondo talent in the world and marks one of the first steps in preparation for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan.

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