Shania Twain exclusively begins her melodic reign over the city of Las Vegas in The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Shania has the distinction of being the best-selling female country singer ever. » Read more..
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The most spectacular festive event in the region is the annual Light the Night display in the cactus garden at Ethel M Chocolates in Henderson. The space is dotted with millions of lights, while carol-singers reel off all the festive favourites. Be sure to get yourself into the factory before 7pm for free chocolate samples. Other events around the city bring good cheer in similar ways during December, with magical forests, giant candy canes and millions of fairy lights illuminating an laready dazzling cityscape. » Read more..
The National Finals Rodeo, organized by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, is the premier championship rodeo event in the United States. Only the best cowboys and cowgirls compete, those top 15 money winners in each of seven rodeo disciplines including bareback bronc and steer wrestling. Come to watch the explosive energy of the animals as they escape their enclosures and either rider or animal is thrown to the special dirt. There’s concerts and plenty of entertainment during the finals too. The NFR is held each year in the first full week of December, at the Thomas & Mack Center on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) in Paradise, Nevada. » Read more..
Get ready for a concert experience like no other in Las Vegas at the Stratosphere. Frankie Moreno delivers a classic Vegas performance experience with modern content. A 10-piece band with Frankie Moreno rocks out to original hits and classic covers, as Moreno showcases his debonair style on stage and his gifted musical talents. He has been hailed as the best all-around performer by the Las Vegas Review’s Best of Las Vegas 2012. He has toured with Air Supply and Sugarland, but you can see Frank Moreno and his amazing band at the Stratospheres perform nightly. » Read more..
Vegas Valley Book Festival takes place in November. Local authors, historians and poets get a chance to shine in this three-day celebration of bibliophilia that brings local literary heroes to town for readings, signings debates and panel discussions. » Read more..
For some American football, check out the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ side the Rebels. They play their games at the Sam Boyd Stadium, a 40,000 seater and face the Dixie State Rebels in November in an exhibition game, and Northern Arizona Lumberjacks, Jacksonville State Gamecocks, Oregon Ducks, Cincinnati Bearcats and UC Irvine Anteaters in the NCAA championship. » Read more..
Celine Dion is the Best-Selling Female Artist of All Time and has won five Grammy awards for Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Best Pop Album and Best Original Song for Beauty and the Beast then Titanic. Hailing from Quebec, Canada, Celine has been a powerhouse vocalist since she was a young girl. Now as a mother and wife, she continues to charm audiences around the world with her sense of humor, honesty, and most of all, her incredible voice. Celine will be backed by dancers and a live band, making this production one you can’t miss if you’re a fan of the diva. She performs in Caesars Palace Colosseum in October. » Read more..
The Vegas CineFest International Film Festival will kick off another year celebrating the arts in film and music. The festival, held at Palms Casino Resort, will screen more than 100 films from around the world. Now in its fourth year, the mission of the Vegas CineFest is to discover, foster and support independent artists in film and music through educational or artist programs, and by providing a platform for artists to share their stories with the world. » Read more..
For some American football, check out the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ side the Rebels. They play their games at the Sam Boyd Stadium, a 40,000 seater and face the Nevada Wolf Pack in October in the NCAA championship. » Read more..