Las Vegas Travel News 11/17/2010
Vegas Locals Get Home Field Advantage For World Series Of Beer Pong || VegasChatter
Here's one for you: The World Series of Beer Pong is coming to Las Vegas in January. Locals get a discount.
With vote tied, card draw will determine winner in rural Nevada county – Monday, Nov. 15, 2010 | 2:52 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Sounds sort of like the way something in Nevada would be determined. While we're at it, blackjack anyone?
Award-winning mixologist talks about mixing things up in Vegas | Las Vegas Blogs
I always wonder how bar tenders know what to add to a drink. This piece, about an award-winning mixologist, provides an interesting look into the world of creating the perfect drink.
“One Giant Leap” to Unveil World’s First Indoor Ballooning Attraction in Las Vegas : VegasNews.com – Las Vegas News
Because Las Vegas needs more entertainment options …
MGM Resorts Int’l Named as Recipient of 2010 Travel and Leisure Global Vision Award : VegasNews.com – Las Vegas News
Las Vegas turns an environmental corner with MGM Resorts International's honor as a 2010 Travel and Leisure Global Vision Award recipient. The company has made a commitment to sustainable practices in their newest property, CityCenter, which has six LEED gold certifications.
Exclusive: Sir Elton John to return to Caesars Palace next year – Monday, Nov. 15, 2010 | 12:01 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Elton John will be back at Caesars Palace for a regular run of shows after Celine Dion makes a run in 2011. Stay tuned for more details on dates and ticket sales!
When Giving the Gift of Wynn, Be Sure to Read The Fine Print || VegasChatter
This holiday season, you may NOT want to purchase a gift card to one of the resorts in Las Vegas. Check out this post on the extra fees added to the gift card for Wynn and Encore, and click the link in the post to learn more about the restrictions on the MGM gift card.
Eating Las Vegas | Chinatown for Beginners in Las Vegas Weekly
An awesome guide to just a handful of the 60 restaurants in Las Vegas' Chinatown.
Foreclosures, bad economy create fertile ground for marijuana ‘grow houses’ – Friday, Nov. 12, 2010 | 2 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
A crummy side effect of the bad economy in Las Vegas: More marijuana dealers have moved into town.
Spirit Airlines begins Las Vegas-Chicago service – Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010 | 1:17 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Now visitors from Chicago can reach Las Vegas easily and cheaply with new air service offered by Spirit Airlines.