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Best Casinos In Las Vegas: Complete Guide (2024)

Las Vegas, famously known as the world's entertainment capital, is a dazzling hub of excitement, adorned with elaborate decorations, captivating attractions, and world-renowned casinos. Every year, millions of visitors flock to this vibrant city, eager to test their luck at the numerous gambling establishments that line the iconic Las Vegas Strip…
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Best Casinos In Las Vegas: Complete Guide (2024)
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The Venetian in Las Vegas celebrates a quarter century of excellence -Las Vegas Magazine

When The Venetian opened its doors 25 years ago, the Strip was a vastly different landscape. There was a convenience store on the street corner where The Palazzo now stands, and nearby golden-era casinos Desert Inn and Stardust had yet to be demolished. On the cusp of a $1.5 billion reinvestment and project that may be the largest and most…
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The Venetian in Las Vegas celebrates a quarter century of excellence -Las Vegas Magazine
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Florida’s Gulfstream Park earns top 10 spot among US casinos

While Las Vegas in home to some of the best casinos in the world, outside of Sin City, Florida, is home to the third best casino in the nation. Located 20 minutes north of Fort Lauderdale in the city of Hallandale Beach, Gulfstream Park is not just a casino, it's also one of the most important venues for Thoroughbred horse racing - as well as an…
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Florida’s Gulfstream Park earns top 10 spot among US casinos
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Has a Sitting President of the U.S. Ever Gambled in a Las Vegas Casino?

Has a sitting president of the United States ever sat down at a slot machine or card table in a Las Vegas casino to play? For how long? Did they win? Which casino(s) and when? A: [Editor's Note: This answer is penned by LVA business and political blogger David McKee.] No. Never. Not a snowball's chance in hell. It might not be political suicide for…
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Has a Sitting President of the U.S. Ever Gambled in a Las Vegas Casino?
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Man wins nearly $2 million placing $5 side bet at Las Vegas casino

A Connecticut man spent $5 making a side bet that ultimately won him nearly $2 million in Las Vegas earlier this month. Joseph Nardello made the win through the Millionaire Progressive, which allows customers to place a $5 side bet while playing table games at the Venetian Resort Las Vegas. Nardello was playing Three Card Poker on May 10 there when…
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Man wins nearly $2 million placing $5 side bet at Las Vegas casino
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Beau Rivage casino in MS ranked best in US outside Las Vegas

A Mississippi Gulf Coast casino made it onto the Top 10 list of best casinos in the U.S. and is rated the best casino outside of Las Vegas. Beau Rivage Resort & Casino is the tallest building in Mississippi, and is often a surprise to first-time visitors when they see this Vegas-style casino on the shores of Biloxi. Many of those who visit leave…
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Beau Rivage casino in MS ranked best in US outside Las Vegas
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Iconic Las Vegas Hotel to Suddenly Close. Here's What Will Replace It

After more than three decades towering over the Las Vegas Strip, the iconic Mirage Hotel and Casino unexpectedly announced Wednesday that it will be closing its doors this summer. A new Hard Rock Hotel and Casino will replace the 65-acre property, known for its Beatles-themed attractions and as the one-time home of Siegfried & Roy. "We'd like to…
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The iconic Mirage in Las Vegas is closing after 34 years

The Mirage Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip, and its instantly recognizable volcano, is soon shutting down after more than three decades in business. The 3000-room resort will cease operations on July 17 as it undergoes a three-year renovation that wipes away any markings of the Mirage and its tropical theme. Opened in 1989 by casino mogul…
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The iconic Mirage in Las Vegas is closing after 34 years
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Mirage: Las Vegas Strip hotel to close for years-long transformation project

LAS VEGAS - A rather well-known hotel and casino along the Las Vegas Strip is set to close its doors soons. According to the website for The Mirage, the resort's last day of operations is scheduled for July 17, while the last day of hotel occupancy will be on July 14. "The property will be closed for construction and the transformation will begin…
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Mirage: Las Vegas Strip hotel to close for years-long transformation project
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Man wins nearly $2 million jackpot at north Las Vegas Strip resort

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - A visitor from New England hit a jackpot worth nearly $2 million at a Las Vegas Strip resort last Friday. According to a media release, Joseph Nardello from Connecticut was playing Three Card Poker at The Venetian Resort on May 10 when he was dealt a spade royal flush, activating the mega tier of the Millionaire…
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Key bidder for NYC casino license entangled in Ohtani bet scandal

The Yankees and Mets both whiffed on snagging Shohei Ohtani last year, but "Sho-time" is still shaking up things in New York City - in the battle for state casino licenses in the Big Apple. A company behind one of the top bidders for the lucrative gaming permits is reportedly tangled up in the federal probe into the betting scandal involving the…
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Macau Casinos Positive April Performance: YoY 25% Increase

The over 40 casino locations in the gambling hotspot of Macau had an impressive April as their aggregated gross gaming revenues increased by almost 26% year-on-year to top $2.3 billion. This performance, publicized by the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau regulator, surpassed market expectations and is indicative of a sector continuing to…
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Macau Casinos Positive April Performance: YoY 25% Increase
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Venetian Las Vegas Announces $1.5 Billion Facelift

As the Venetian Resort Las Vegas celebrates the property's 25th anniversary this year, the casino has announced a $1.5 billion renovation project. The casino will see a complete reimagining, according to management, that will include every aspect of the resort - even a rebrand of The Venetian's lion logo. "The Venetian Resort's innovative spirit…
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Venetian Las Vegas Announces $1.5 Billion Facelift
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Top 10 U.S. casinos ranked by visitor reviews

For many travelers across the U.S., the casino environment is a relaxing one for enjoying nights away from the day-to-day grind. The casino scene can be misinterpreted for solely gambling purposes when in fact there is much more to visiting these hot spots. Using Instagram hashtags and TripAdvisor reviews, OLBG decided to investigate the most…
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Can Macao move beyond gambling to entertainment and retail?

This story was produced by our colleagues at the BBC. China wants to transform Macao, known as the "Las Vegas of the East," into a real Vegas that relies more on entertainment and tourism and less on gambling for its revenues. The former Portuguese colony returned to Chinese sovereignty 25 years ago and is still the only place in China where…
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Can Macao move beyond gambling to entertainment and retail?
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The Venetian Resort Las Vegas Just Turned 25 Years Old

Since opening its doors 25 years ago on May 3, 1999, The Venetian Resort Las Vegas has undergone a tremendous amount of growth. The all-suite property originally debuted with 3036 keys, but today - after opening their Venetian South and Palazzo towers in 2003 and 2007, respectively - The Venetian has 7100 rooms, making it the second-largest hotel…
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The Venetian Resort Las Vegas Just Turned 25 Years Old
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Las Vegas Strip casino signs country superstar to new residency

The competition for big name headliner residencies on the Las Vegas Strip is heating up again. Already, all of the major casino operators on the Strip have lined up huge stars for residencies this year. Classic R&B group New Edition, which already performed six sold-out shows on the Strip at Wynn Resorts' (WYNN) Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas in…
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Las Vegas Strip casino signs country superstar to new residency
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Iconic Las Vegas Strip resort casino getting massive overhaul

The Las Vegas Strip brings the world, at least an outsized version of it, to the middle of the Nevada desert. There are, of course, Strip properties like The Wynn and Encore that are just very nice hotels with attached casinos, but most resort casinos have a theme. That's true of lower-level properties like MGM Resorts International's (MGM)…
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Iconic Las Vegas Strip resort casino getting massive overhaul
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The Venetian Resort Las Vegas unveils $1.5 billion renovation

The Venetian Resort Las Vegas unveils $1.5 billion renovation One of the most popular Las Vegas casino resorts is turning 25, so what better time to reveal a $1.5 billion face-lift? The Venetian Resort Las Vegas unveiled details of its costly makeover amid its 25th birthday bash this month. The sprawling resort recently added a variety of new…
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The Venetian Resort Las Vegas unveils $1.5 billion renovation
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Aristocrat to showcase more than 50 games, launch new Macau office during G2E Asia

Leading slot machine supplier Aristocrat Gaming will display an expansive portfolio of more than 50 games at G2E Asia next month, comprising a combination of new game titles and popular award-winning games, the company has revealed. It will also celebrate the launch of its renovated Macau office and showroom in the same week, with a grand reopening…
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Aristocrat to showcase more than 50 games, launch new Macau office during G2E Asia
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Decadeslong push to end smoking in casinos finds new audience: shareholders

Nevada casino operators, who oversee maybe the last holdouts in a world that's rapidly going smoke-free, are being asked to change their ways by an unusual audience - their shareholders. Advocates who have long sought to ban smoking inside Nevada casinos have joined stockholders in presenting a proposal to other investors in three casino companies…
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Decadeslong push to end smoking in casinos finds new audience: shareholders
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Millions stolen from Shohei Ohtani funneled to bookie via Vegas casino

The series of $500000 payments Ippei Mizuhara sent from Shohei Ohtani's bank account to an illegal bookmaking operation were forwarded to California and Las Vegas casinos, where the money was deposited in gambling accounts, converted to playing chips and later cashed out to pay the bookie, multiple sources with direct knowledge of the operation…
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Venetian Las Vegas Set for $1.5 Billion Renovation After 25 Years

The renowned Venetian Resort Las Vegas opened 25 years ago, and since then it has become one of the most famous casino resorts in the world, boasting its distinctive Venetian canals and gondoliers. In honor of its milestone anniversary, the resort will embark on an unprecedented journey of renovation, investing a staggering $1.5 billion in a…
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Venetian Las Vegas Set for $1.5 Billion Renovation After 25 Years
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Venetian Las Vegas announces extensive $1.5 billion renovation

LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - The Venetian Resort in Las Vegas will undergo an extensive, $1.5 billion renovation, described as the largest and most expensive in its 25-year history. A comprehensive rebranding is underway for the 4000 suites in The Venetian's towers and the convention center, the resort announced Wednesday. "The Venetian Resort's innovative…
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Venetian Las Vegas announces extensive $1.5 billion renovation
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Shohei Ohtani Interpreter's Bookie Lost $8M At Casino In A Year

Shohei Ohtani's interpreter, Ippei Mizuhara, is accused of stealing $16M from the MLB superstar to pay gambling debts, and a recent report details where that money was sent. ESPN's Tisha Thompson writes that the funds were "forwarded to California and Las Vegas casinos," then exchanged for chips by bookmaker Mathew Boyer. The series of $500000…
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Shohei Ohtani Interpreter's Bookie Lost $8M At Casino In A Year
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CEO pay towers over employees at big Las Vegas companies

With its economy fueled by tourism, Las Vegas' workforce is heavy on lower-paying service jobs. Las Vegas' corporate chieftains, on the other hand, earn paychecks that card dealers, housekeepers and cocktail servers can only dream of. The pay ratios of CEOs to their typical employees shot past 100-to-1 last year at several Las Vegas-based companies…
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CEO pay towers over employees at big Las Vegas companies
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5 Hotels In Las Vegas That Are Worth The Price, According To Travel Experts

Las Vegas beckons with the promise of glittering lights, electrifying shows, and dazzling entertainment. But with a seemingly endless row of hotels lining the Strip, choosing the perfect home base for your desert adventure can feel overwhelming. Whether you crave luxurious pampering, a vibrant nightlife scene, or a family-friendly atmosphere,…
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5 Hotels In Las Vegas That Are Worth The Price, According To Travel Experts
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Las Vegas Casino Money Laundering Probe Expands

A federal investigation concerning money laundering related to a case concerning a former MGM executive and underground bookmaker is now widening, according to recent reports. The probe now includes other illegal bookmakers and high-stakes gamblers as well as other casinos. Along with the FBI and IRS, the Nevada Current recently reported that the…
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Las Vegas Casino Money Laundering Probe Expands
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Global Gaming Expo Brings New Gaming Products to Las Vegas Gathering

The 23rd Global Gaming Expo (G2E) attracted more than 25000 attendees topping 2022's attendance of nearly 25000. The annual event, presented by The American Gaming Association, was held in The Venetian Expo. The American Gaming Association is the premier national trade group for the gaming industry. The G2E fosters a business climate where the…
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Top 10 Places To Visit In Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a city in the Nevada desert known for its casinos, shows, and nightlife. It's ideal for adventurous adults seeking luxury and excitement. It's also known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World" and is home to world-class shows, concerts, and performances. Famous Flamingo Resort and the Ferris Wheel | Shutterstock The Las Vegas…
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Gaming Control Board joins probe of money laundering in Nevada casinos

The Nevada Gaming Control Board, which has remained awkwardly silent on the investigation of Las Vegas casinos and the prosecution of casino executive Scott Sibella by federal officials out of California, has joined the ongoing probe, according to two sources who say they've received calls from investigators. The federal investigation, first…
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Gaming Control Board joins probe of money laundering in Nevada casinos
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9 reasons you won't recognize Las Vegas on your next trip

The most common refrain you'll hear from anyone who's been to Las Vegas - besides "what happens there stays there" - is how it's nothing like it used to be. Vegas has been evolving since the very first pair of dice rolled down a craps table like desert tumbleweed. And it just keeps changing, so much so that it's virtually impossible for a Vegas…
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9 reasons you won't recognize Las Vegas on your next trip
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Wheel of Fortune jackpot at Beau Rivage casino in Biloxi MS

As the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi was preparing for the 25th anniversary party in March, a slot player was celebrating a'life-changing' win. The lucky spin came March 8, when a Wheel of Fortune slots player won $1254996. The person was playing a $1 denomination Wheel of Fortune Triple Gold Gold Spin at the Beau Rivage. The winner…
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Wheel of Fortune jackpot at Beau Rivage casino in Biloxi MS
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Biggest Las Vegas casinos, by the numbers

First-time visitors to Las Vegas can be surprised by how large many casinos are. The Strip is packed with resorts bigger than city blocks centered around filled gaming floors. But which one is the biggest? It depends on how you measure it. Going off square footage dedicated to gaming, Wynn has the largest casino with roughly 191400 square feet,…
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Las Vegas casinos, by the numbers

First-time visitors to Las Vegas can be surprised by how large many casinos are. The Strip is packed with resorts bigger than city blocks centered around filled gaming floors. But which one is the biggest? It depends on how you measure it. Going off square footage dedicated to gaming, Wynn has the largest casino with roughly 191400 square feet,…
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Las Vegas casinos, by the numbers
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9 Reasons to Visit Las Vegas in April 2024

Las Vegas, a city of glamorous casinos, mesmerizing nightlife, and captivating entertainment, welcomes visitors from around the world. April 2024 promises a vibrant and unforgettable experience in this iconic destination, offering visitors a myriad of reasons to plan a trip. April falls in Las Vegas's shoulder season, a period between peak and…
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9 Reasons to Visit Las Vegas in April 2024
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Threat of strike looms for Virgin Hotels Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Virgin Hotels Las Vegas workers have yet to receive a new five-year contract, though every other property with team members represented by Culinary Union Local 226 has. A negotiation extension averted a strike ahead of the valley's first Super Bowl in February. Culinary Union Secretary-Treasurer Ted Pappageorge says history could…
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Threat of strike looms for Virgin Hotels Las Vegas
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One of the biggest bets on the Las Vegas Strip is not a casino stock

VICI Properties (NYSE: VICI) continues to pique the interest of investors in both the casino and real estate sectors, due in part to its standing as the single largest landowner on the Las Vegas Strip. The company leases out high-profile properties such as Mandalay Bay, Luxor Las Vegas, MGM Grand Las Vegas, Park MGM, Venetian Las Vegas, and…
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One of the biggest bets on the Las Vegas Strip is not a casino stock
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$718,073.13 Dollar Storm Mega Grand Link slots jackpot at The Venetian

A guest who wished to remain anonymous won a $718073.13 jackpot Sunday on a Dollar Storm Mega Grand Link slot machine at The Venetian, according to a casino spokesperson. The win came off a $5 bet. Caesars slots jackpot collector continues On Friday, a slots player who had won six jackpots in a 10-day span hit another for $110000, bringing his…
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Is Las Vegas still the ultimate luxury casino destination in 2024?

The bright lights, opulent casino resorts and all round excesses of Las vegas have been attracting high-rollers and thrill-seekers from across the globe for decades, and for most, Sin City remains the unequivocal casino capital of the world. But despite being home to iconic casinos like the Bellagio and the MGM Grand, Asian gambling hotspot Macao…
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Superstar R&B band returns for Las Vegas Strip casino residency

High-demand Las Vegas Strip residencies usually extend for more shows to take advantage of their extreme popularity. Many of the top headliners will continue extending their engagements for weeks or months as long as the theater they are performing in has the vacant dates to schedule. Country Superstar Garth Brooks performed a five-year Garth at…
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Superstar R&B band returns for Las Vegas Strip casino residency
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Get in the Las Vegas know with the latest in cocktails, lounges, parties and fun -Las Vegas Magazine

With so many options in Las Vegas, many visitors still find themselves asking, "Where should we go? What should we do?" That's where Las Vegas Magazine comes in. If you're itching to go out and have some fun but can't seem to narrow down the choices, we've rounded up some great options for you. Atomic Golf at The STRAT. With four floors and 103…
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Get in the Las Vegas know with the latest in cocktails, lounges, parties and fun -Las Vegas Magazine
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Venetian Las Vegas guest wins $534K jackpot on poker game

A lucky guest won a progressive jackpot on a Texas Hold'em table game at The Venetian Resort in Las Vegas. (Photo courtesy The Venetian) LAS VEGAS (KSNV) - A lucky guest hit it big while in Las Vegas over the weekend. The guest was playing Ultimate Texas Hold'em at The Venetian Resort on Saturday when they were dealt a heart royal flush. That…
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Top jackpots in Las Vegas Valley for March

March has a little bit of luck all around. Everyone is Irish for St. Patrick's Day. Everyone also becomes basketball experts while filling out their NCAA Tournament bracket sheets. Everyone might also believe that big jackpot is right around the corner. For these people, it was. Here are five of the more memorable conquests this past month in the…
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Caesars Palace slot jockey hits jackpot three times in-a-row during single session netting over $660,000 in the process

A Caesars Palace slot jockey has hit the jackpot three times in a row during a single session, netting over $660000 in the process. The lucky player first won $125000 on Dragon Link slots around 9.27pm on Tuesday night in the Las Vegas casino, before going on to win another $383500 around 10.58pm, Fox 5 Vegas reports. Not even two hours later they…
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Caesars Palace slot jockey hits jackpot three times in-a-row during single session netting over $660,000 in the process
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Caesars Palace in Las Vegas won the jackpot on a slot machine

A guest at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas won the jackpot on a slot machine three times in one night. Officials with Caesars Entertainment announced the big win in a press release, obtained by KVVU. The player hit a $125000 jackpot around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, followed by another jackpot of $383500 at 10:58 p.m. Around 12:27 a.m. on Wednesday morning,…
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Caesars Palace in Las Vegas won the jackpot on a slot machine
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One Mob-Era Casino Closes, Another Offers Old Vegas Prices

The Tropicana hotel-casino, a once-glamorous resort that first opened in 1957 on the Las Vegas Strip, is set to close permanently Tuesday. The Trop, as it is known locally, is one of the last Mob-linked properties on the Strip with original construction intact. Meanwhile, a small, longtime Las Vegas Strip casino, Slots-A-Fun, is returning not to…
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These are Las Vegas' most dangerous casinos, reviews show

LOS ANGELES - Millions of people visit Las Vegas every year, whether it be to gamble, attend a concert or music event, or just to eat and drink and soak up the vibes. Sin City may arguably be the best place in the U.S. to gamble - but it's also apparently one of the most dangerous. A new survey by Casinos.com reveals the most dangerous casinos in…
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The Soundtrack of Sin City: Hip Hop Hits Inspired by Las Vegas Casinos

Welcome to Sin City, where the lights are bright, the stakes are high, and the music never stops. Las Vegas has long been a source of inspiration for artists across all genres, but few places have left as indelible a mark on hip hop as the iconic casinos of the Las Vegas Strip. In this guide, we'll take a closer look at the hip-hop hits that have…
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Las Vegas Strip casinos to go dark as part of 'Earth Hour' initiative

Las Vegas (KSNV) - Earth Hour 2024 is on Saturday, March 23, and several Las Vegas Strip casinos are getting in on the initiative. According to officials with The Venetian, the resort, along with The Venetian Expo will be turning off non-essential exterior lighting from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. To bring further awareness to this initiative, the…
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Las Vegas Strip casinos to go dark as part of 'Earth Hour' initiative
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Fortune Awaits: Dive into the World's Finest Crypto Casinos

In the realm of online gambling, the allure of crypto casinos shines bright, offering a fusion of innovation, security, and excitement. If you're ready to embark on a thrilling journey through the world's finest crypto casinos, you're in for a treat. From the vibrant lights of Las Vegas to the virtual corridors of the internet, these top…
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10 Best Las Vegas Casinos, According to Travel Experts

Spanning approximately 110000 square feet, the casino at Wynn Las Vegas comes highly recommended by Mahdavi. "From high-limit salons to its variety of 1800-plus slot machines, this casino has so much to offer players," she says. Additionally, "Guests can enjoy a state-of-the-art race and sportsbook as well as poolside gaming." The stylish decor is…
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Four years ago, Las Vegas’ casinos shut down for 78 days. The fallout was brutal

Four years ago few believed that Las Vegas' casinos would be forced to close to minimize the impact of the COVID-19 virus that was rampaging worldwide. But they did. And the fallout was brutal. About a month after casinos in Macao were closed for 15 days to slow COVID's spread, then-Gov. Steve Sisolak on March 17, 2020 ordered all casinos as well…
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Four years ago, Las Vegas’ casinos shut down for 78 days. The fallout was brutal
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READER REVIEW: Virgin Hotel Las Vegas (Curio by Hilton)

Today's reader review, "The Grumpies in the Virgin Vegas Spirit", is by reader GrumpyToTheLeft. If you'd like to submit a reader review for consideration, please contact. You can read his review of St Regis, New York, here and his somewhat controversial first review of the same hotel here. Human evidence of loyalty program effectiveness, the…
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READER REVIEW: Virgin Hotel Las Vegas (Curio by Hilton)
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Two Venetian guests hit jackpots over $1 million in just 48 hours

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Venetian has turned into a jackpot hotspot this week with two guests each going home with over $1 million. On Monday, a guest was playing Dragon Link by Aristocrat Gaming in the new high limit gaming lounge on The Palazzo casino floors. They won the Grand Jackpot for $1037828 on a $25 bet. According to the casino, this is the…
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Two Venetian guests hit jackpots over $1 million in just 48 hours
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2 jackpots hit for over $1 million at The Venetian on Las Vegas Strip

Register another pair of million-dollar wins for a new high-limit room on the Las Vegas Strip. A slots player won $1037828 playing Dragon Link on Monday in the high-limit gaming lounge on The Palazzo casino floor at The Venetian, according to a casino spokesperson. The winner, who chose to remain anonymous, was playing $25 per spin. On Tuesday, a…
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2 jackpots hit for over $1 million at The Venetian on Las Vegas Strip
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Las Vegas Strip guest wins over $1 million with slot machine

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - A guest on the Las Vegas Strip is going back home with an over six-figure jackpot! On Monday, March 11, the guest was playing on a Dragon Link slot machine in a high limit gaming lounge on The Palazzo casino floor at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas. The guest wishes to remain anonymous. On a $25 bet, the guest won…
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Las Vegas Strip guest wins over $1 million with slot machine
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Two $1 million jackpots hit at Venetian Las Vegas

A lucky guest hits a $1 million jackpot on a slot machine on the Palazzo casino floor. (Photo courtesy The Venetian Resort) UPDATE | On Tuesday, March 12, a guest at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas who wished to remain anonymous, turned a $10 bet into more than $1.6 million. The guest was playing IGT's Wheel of Fortune Gold Spin Triple Gold when the…
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Two $1 million jackpots hit at Venetian Las Vegas
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Historic Las Vegas Strip property closed and set for auction

The old Las Vegas Strip has nearly disappeared, and many of the remaining ties to its past are being torn down or slated for a wrecking ball. That's because the price of land and the cost of operating on the Strip are so high that properties that once made financial sense have become obsolete. Smaller hotels and casinos can simply no longer justify…
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Historic Las Vegas Strip property closed and set for auction
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Agoura Hills man stung by scorpion in Las Vegas hotel

An Agoura Hills man had a scary encounter in a luxury Las Vegas hotel room when he was reportedly bitten by a scorpion. Michael Farchi said he was staying at the Venetian's Palazzo Tower on the Las Vegas strip when he was stung by a scorpion on his private parts while sleeping. Farchi said he woke up in excruciating pain on December 26, adding he…
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Agoura Hills man stung by scorpion in Las Vegas hotel
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The Venetian Casino in Las Vegas Expands Its Poker Room

The popular The Venetian casino resort in Las Vegas decided to upgrade its operations and expand the casino's poker room. As the casino industry is growing rapidly and new technologies and modern twists on old traditions appear almost on a daily basis, the Venetian decided to take its fate into its own hands and set new limits when it comes to the…
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The Venetian Casino in Las Vegas Expands Its Poker Room
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The consequences of what can happen when a Las Vegas casino owns your NBA team

The same people who re-set the norms on Las Vegas now own and operate the Dallas Mavericks. Mavs fans who want to attend a game at the American Airlines Center should expect to be treated no different than the weekender who stays at the Venetian, or any other Las Vegas Sands (LVS) property. You're not a fan. You're a customer. The two are…
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The consequences of what can happen when a Las Vegas casino owns your NBA team
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The Venetian Resort Las Vegas announces relocation of poker room

The poker room will move from The Venetian casino floor to Level 2 at Grand Canal Shoppes. US.- The Venetian Las Vegas will relocate its poker room from The Venetian casino floor to Level 2 at Grand Canal Shoppes. The new room will feature 50 tables across 14000 square feet of space, making it the largest on the Strip. There will be a self-serve…
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The Venetian Resort Las Vegas announces relocation of poker room
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings back huge star headliner show

The list of star entertainers performing in residencies on the Las Vegas Strip in 2024 is lengthy. If visitors are looking for rock music, Chicago, Santana, Rod Stewart, Foreigner and even 1960s legends Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons will make their home in Vegas at some point this year. For country music fans, Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood,…
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings back huge star headliner show
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Bed Bug Epidemic Strikes Iconic Vegas Casinos

In a spate of unsettling discoveries, live bed bugs have taken up unwelcome residence in several iconic Las Vegas Strip casino resorts, including the Encore, Venetian, Mirage, and Excalibur. Over the course of the past five months, these infestations have raised concerns among visitors hoping for a lucky streak, only to experience an uncomfortable…
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Free parking on Las Vegas Strip: Which hotels have it, which don't

Free parking, once a staple of Las Vegas hotels, is now as difficult to come by as a slots jackpot. A handful of Las Vegas Strip hotels that once touted free parking, including The Strat, Venetian and Palazzo, ended free parking for guests and visitors in 2023. It now costs up to $15 per day to park at The Strat and up to $18 per day to park at…
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Free parking on Las Vegas Strip: Which hotels have it, which don't
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Macau casino bets mostly US$64 up on Day 6 of CNY hols

GGRAsia walked the mass-play floors of a number of the major casinos in downtown Macau and the Cotai district on Thursday, which for mainland China residents was the sixth day of an eight-day holiday break to mark Chinese New Year this time. At about 11.25am at Grand Lisboa (pictured), run by SJM Holdings Ltd on the city's peninsula, the sic bo…
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Macau casino bets mostly US$64 up on Day 6 of CNY hols
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How the Dazzling Las Vegas Strip Rose Up From the Desert

In 1829, a group of explorers led by Spanish merchant Antonio Armijo moved west toward Alta California through the arid Mojave Desert-the ancestral lands of the Southern Paiute people. A young scout named Rafael Rivera discovered a particularly verdant area full of grassland irrigated by a natural spring; this lushness soon inspired the place's…
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How the Dazzling Las Vegas Strip Rose Up From the Desert
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings on another new superstar residency

The Las Vegas Strip is not only a popular destination for vacationers, who often return frequently, but it is also popular with with pop, rock and country performers, who also tend to return to Strip theaters again and again. Legendary rock band Chicago, which has a regular touring schedule, does not schedule long-running Las Vegas residencies, as…
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Las Vegas Strip casino brings on another new superstar residency
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The Best Hotel Pools in Las Vegas

Spring is right around the corner, which means it's almost time for pool season in Las Vegas. Whether you're looking to dance the day away at a bustling beach club or prefer a more laid-back experience in a luxury cabana, the pool scene along the Las Vegas Strip is out of this world. Enjoy sipping on frozen cocktails while snacking on an array of…
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The Best Hotel Pools in Las Vegas
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10 Best Hotels in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a city that is known for its casinos, nightlife, and entertainment. It is also home to some of the most luxurious hotels in the world. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or a weekend of gambling and partying, Las Vegas has the perfect hotel for you. Here are our picks for the best hotels in Las Vegas: 1.…
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10 Best Hotels in Las Vegas
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Las Vegas Hotel Room Prices Skyrocket as Sin City Hosts Super Bowl for First Time

Snagging a hotel room in Las Vegas ahead of Super Bowl 58 could cost as much as $2500 per night, according to a new study of rates in Sin City. The Las Vegas Review-Journal surveyed hotel room rates from 138 hotels in Las Vegas during the two days leading up to the NFL championship game scheduled for Feb. 11, a Sunday. A hotel room - before taxes…
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Las Vegas Hotel Room Prices Skyrocket as Sin City Hosts Super Bowl for First Time
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The Best Casino Restaurants in the World

Casinos have been around since the early 17th century, when the Casino di Venezia opened its doors to Venetian nobility looking for a fantastic night of gambling. But casinos didn't remain an establishment for the elite for too long, as Las Vegas would completely redefine the casino experience, welcoming people from all walks of life who enjoyed…
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The Best Casino Restaurants in the World
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Las Vegas projects to watch in 2024

With two casino-resort openings and a Major League Baseball team announcing plans to relocate to Las Vegas in 2023, the new year has some big shoes to fill. But there are many significant projects in the early stages that could move forward in 2024. And, of course, we all want to know if projects such as the Atari Hotel will really happen. Here are…
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Las Vegas projects to watch in 2024
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Coming to Las Vegas in March 2024: Venetian Rewards for Casino and Resort Travelers

Guests staying at The Venetian Resort in Las Vegas will have the opportunity to join the resort's new loyalty program, Venetian Rewards, which replaces the existing Grazie Rewards program. Members of Grazie Rewards will be moved into the Venetian Rewards program, keeping their tier level and points earned. Venetian Rewards is free to join and will…
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Coming to Las Vegas in March 2024: Venetian Rewards for Casino and Resort Travelers
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino adds a new luxury experience

The Las Vegas Strip has a well-deserved reputation for excess and indulgence. People visit the Strip, pockets stuffed with money ready to spend it in ways they never would at home. That might mean fancy meals, spa treatments, pro sporting events, UFC or boxing matches, or tickets to pricey concerts. It also, of course, means gambling. Las Vegas…
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Las Vegas Strip resort casino adds a new luxury experience
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Indy Gaming: After $600M renovation, what’s next for Las Vegas Convention Center?

LVCVA CEO Steve Hill said the facility now has more than 15.4 million square feet of meeting space -enough to attract additional events. Good morning, and welcome to the Indy Gaming newsletter, a weekly look at gaming matters nationally and internationally and how the events tie back to Nevada. If a colleague or associate emailed this newsletter to…
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Indy Gaming: After $600M renovation, what’s next for Las Vegas Convention Center?
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The Venetian launching new loyalty program, goes live in March

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Venetian is getting ready to launch a new rewards program in March. According to a press release, the Venetian Rewards program will replace the existing Grazie Rewards program. Casino officials said Venetian Rewards will consist of Tier Points, which are earned by playing games on the casino floor as well accommodations,…
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The Venetian launching new loyalty program, goes live in March
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Fontainbleu Jackpot Slots Win

Despite only being open for a matter of weeks, Fontainbleu Casino have had their second million jackpot winner! Hot on the heels of a $1m slots jackpot win on Dec 23, this past weekend saw another big winner (on Jan 5, to be precise). This time, it was a Wheel of Fortune slot that provided the lucky spin, with one player notching a…
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Las Vegas to turn blue for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Iconic Las Vegas sights and marquees will light up blue on Tuesday to show support for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. According to a release, Strip resorts, downtown properties, and businesses around the valley will illuminate messages of appreciation on their marquees and buildings will light up in blue to express support of…
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Las Vegas to turn blue for Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
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'More in '24': Behind the New Year's fireworks show on the Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The countdown for one of Las Vegas's biggest parties is underway. Crews worked tirelessly to ensure everything was ready for the big party. Thousands of electrical circuits have been programmed to launch quickly and precisely, delivering an intricate, choreographed sequence from the nine Las Vegas Strip locations. Each circuit…
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'More in '24': Behind the New Year's fireworks show on the Las Vegas Strip
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6 Common Online Casino Scams & How To Avoid Them? A Complete Guide

Venturing into the online casino jungle, you're met with the dazzling allure of jackpots and the rush of games at your fingertips. Yet, hidden among the digital foliage lurk scams-sly predators ready to pounce on unsuspecting players. It's a thrilling escape that demands not just luck, but a touch of street-smarts. So let's light a torch to…
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6 Common Online Casino Scams & How To Avoid Them? A Complete Guide
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Konami to unveil new slot machines and casino systems at G2E Las Vegas

Leading Konami games and systems innovations featured in Las Vegas for the 2023 Global Gaming Expo. Konami Gaming, Inc. announced a prominent lineup of casino games and systems technology coming to the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Las Vegas on October 10 - 12, 2023. More than 25000 gaming industry executives and professionals will have the chance to…
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Konami to unveil new slot machines and casino systems at G2E Las Vegas
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Las Vegas Shares Rules and Restrictions for New Year's Celebration, Reminds People to be Safe and Vigilant

The City of Las Vegas is reminding people of the rules for their New Year's Eve celebration, and to be safe and vigilant about reporting suspicious activity. People who see something suspicious are asked to call (702) 828-9999, report what they've seen to a nearby officer or call 911. The call for increased attention to suspicious activity comes…
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Las Vegas Shares Rules and Restrictions for New Year's Celebration, Reminds People to be Safe and Vigilant
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Las Vegas Advisor: New Year’s fireworks display grows bigger

This year's "America's Party" fireworks display will be launched from the rooftops of nine Strip casinos, which is one more than in the past. Now that Fontainebleau is open, it has been added to the mix with STRAT, Resorts World, Treasure Island, Venetian, Caesars Palace, Aria, Planet Hollywood and MGM Grand. The show's more than 12000 individual…
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Las Vegas Advisor: New Year’s fireworks display grows bigger
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NBA approves sale of Dallas Mavericks to Las Vegas Sands casino company

Dallas Maverick Jaden Hardy (3) drives to the basket past Chicago Bulls defenders during the 2022 NBA Summer League at the Thomas & Mack Center Friday, July 8, 2022. Updated Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2023 | 5:06 p.m. DALLAS - Mark Cuban sees a future of NBA ownership where the advantages will be in real estate. The high-profile billionaire says that's…
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NBA approves sale of Dallas Mavericks to Las Vegas Sands casino company
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Things to do: New Years happenings in Las Vegas

Las Vegas (KSNV) - It's America's party time! Once again, the Las Vegas Strip will be launching fireworks from nine casinos, including the newly opened Fontainebleau Hotel. Other casinos include: MGM Grand Hotel and Casino ARIA Resort and Casino Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Caesars Palace Treasure Island Las Vegas The Venetian Resort Las…
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Things to do: New Years happenings in Las Vegas
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Ring in 2024 at these events across Las Vegas valley

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - Are you ready to ring in the new year? Here is a list of New Year's Eve celebrations across the Las Vegas valley. To celebrate the new year and Downtown Grand's 10th anniversary, the hotel & casino is throwing a New Year's Eve bash on Sunday, Dec. 31. The bash will have DJs, a champagne toast, a chance to win $1000000 cash, and a…
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Ring in 2024 at these events across Las Vegas valley
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Las Vegas may have had it’s best year ever in 2023

It's hard to argue against the position that Las Vegas had its most successful year in its history in 2023. And what do you do after one successful run? Come back for more. That's what local gaming and tourism analysts figure will happen in 2024 after wrapping up a year filled with record gaming revenue and union contract signings, airport…
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Las Vegas may have had it’s best year ever in 2023
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Amazingly dazzling ways to spend New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas in 2023

Also known as Tinseltown or Hollywood, Las Vegas brims with glitz and glamor. Some unforgettable adventures to savor in Las Vegas. Amongst the Americans, it is termed as the epicenter of parties. From casinos to nightclubs to some yummy lip-smacking meals, Las Vegas is a brilliant place to be on New Year's Eve of 2023. There are multiple resorts on…
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‘Slot influencer’ wins million dollar jackpot at Las Vegas Strip resort

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - Gaming and slot influencer Scott "Raja" Richter's holidays just got a little brighter. According to a media release, Richter, also known as "The Big Jackpot," was playing a Dragon Link slot machine in the brand new high-limit gaming lounge on The Palazzo casino floor at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas on December 17. The big…
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‘Slot influencer’ wins million dollar jackpot at Las Vegas Strip resort
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Guest wins $1M jackpot at Las Vegas Strip Casino

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) - A guest at a Las Vegas Strip casino won big this weekend at a new high-limit gaming lounge. According to The Venetian, Scott "Raja" Richter played Dragon Link, a game by Aristocrat Gaming, on Sunday, Dec. 17, in the new high-limit gaming lounge on The Palazzo casino floor at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas. During the game, he won…
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Guest wins $1M jackpot at Las Vegas Strip Casino