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August 10

Have seen and done the strip and all related stuff. But I will have to be in Las Vegas for a couple of weeks and am wondering what else there might be to do in that city. [more inside]
posted by Opengreen around Las Vegas, NV at 7:24 PM - 12 answers

March 26

I'll be in Las Vegas for a conference this summer, and am trying to figure out what my best options are for lodging. I'll have a fair bit of time for fun stuff, and I can't decide whether it's wiser to stay right next to the Convention Center and cab it to the strip/Fremont, or whether it makes more sense to stay on the strip and cab it to the conference (I'm also open to walking, depending on weather/exhaustion levels). I'm also not sure which way would be most beneficial traffic-wise, going into or out of the strip. If you've done this before, which option would you recommend, and are there any particular hotels I should look into?
posted by stellaluna around Las Vegas, NV at 3:17 PM - 15 answers has best

February 8

We'll be going to Las Vegas for a long weekend next week and I'm looking for suggestions that are a little more off the beaten track. Some things I've found on Yelp so far that fit the profile, Drink and Drag bowling, Grouchy John's Coffee Shop, Freakin' Frog. [more inside]
posted by forkisbetter around Las Vegas, NV at 11:05 AM - 12 answers has best

February 3

What are some great Sunday daytime activities in Las Vegas for a group of 13 ladies in town for a bachelorette party? [more inside]
posted by cheeserk around Las Vegas, NV at 1:37 PM - 4 answers

January 8

Mrs. and I are able to get away from the kiddos and wretched cold of Minnesota for a long weekend in Vegas the last weekend of February, first time for both of us. Please help us enjoy our rare getaway! [more inside]
posted by look busy around Las Vegas, NV at 2:52 PM - 23 answers has best

December 4, 2013

I'm moving to Las Vegas for a few years. I have a lot of experience living in tourist towns and dens of vice, but I've never lived in the desert. (I've been more of an ocean person.) Tell me what I need to know to get up to speed as a local in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the desert. What, from a local's point of view, separates Las Vegas from other cities? What did you wish someone had told you before you moved there? [more inside]
posted by Ookseer around Las Vegas, NV at 1:45 PM - 6 answers

October 6, 2013

Over the past 5 years, my Mom, who is still working but of retirement age, has had both hips replaced and major surgery on her knee. She's been keeping up with the physical therapy, and while things were looking bad for a long time, she is now able to walk with a cane and is able to go places around town by herself again. She's also, understandably, stir crazy from not having been able to walk or go out by herself for so long. She suggested the possibility of meeting her in Vegas over the holidays. [more inside]
posted by eschatfische around Las Vegas, NV at 5:00 PM - 11 answers has best

October 3, 2013

I am off to Vegas for a long weekend with my Mum this weekend. What are the Top Things we should see and do? [more inside]
posted by JenThePro around Las Vegas, NV at 8:58 AM - 11 answers

May 29, 2013

The honeymoon is booked! We'll be in Las Vegas in mid September for a week (Arrive sunday night, fly out saturday morning) and aside from "look at the pretty lights" we have no flipping clue what to expect or what to do while we're there. Suggestions!? [more inside]
posted by PuppetMcSockerson around Las Vegas, NV at 6:51 AM - 20 answers has best

April 30, 2013

I stayed at the Bellagio Las Vegas this past week for a work conference and was really excited to try it out. But the room smelled FOUL when I walked in. The smell was coming from the bathroom, but the bathroom looked clean. I guess the smell was like excrement/sulphur/rotten eggs. When I opened the shower door, the smell just poured out. So I guess it was coming from either the water or the drains? What could cause this?
posted by KimikoPi around Las Vegas, NV at 6:41 PM - 8 answers has best

March 17, 2013

I have never been to Las Vegas but will be going for the first time this summer as a bridesmaid for my friend's bachelorette party. I am not a Vegas person: I don't drink or club, I don't like being around lots of people all the time, my budget is extremely tight, and crashing at the yucky hotel we're staying at sets off all my buttons in every way. Am I going to be able to realistically make this happen, or do I need to figure out a way to bail now? [more inside]
posted by These Birds of a Feather around Las Vegas, NV at 6:51 PM - 63 answers

February 27, 2013

Next month, I will be travelling to Las Vegas. For the very first time in my life. I have a whole bunch of Vegas-newbie questions. I’d like to ask you for your help. [more inside]
posted by jason's_planet around Las Vegas, NV at 4:11 PM - 28 answers has best

February 25, 2013

I have to go down to Las Vegas for a tradeshow at the Wynn, but the first two days I have a LOT of downtime. There's not a lot I'm interested seeing in Las Vegas, but I do have a fair amount of work I need to get done. Is there a nice or interesting place to squat and get work done? The Las Vegas equivalent of a nice coffee shop for remote workers? [more inside]
posted by thomsplace around Las Vegas, NV at 3:57 PM - 3 answers

January 2, 2013

RealisticInVegas[!]Filter:How long does the Penn & Teller show in Vegas last? Is it feasible to catch the show and make it to the airport for a 12:50AM flight? (Any transportation tips appreciated.) [more inside]
posted by TigerMoth around Las Vegas, NV at 1:27 PM - 6 answers

December 17, 2012

Things to do in Vegas for non-black-outers? [more inside]
posted by madonna of the unloved around Las Vegas, NV at 6:19 PM - 21 answers

November 20, 2012

Other than the Peppermill, the Neon Graveyard, or some of the casinos on Fremont Street, where are the best places to visit in Las Vegas to experience the faded but still garish glory of the 60s and 70s?
posted by I EAT TAPAS around Las Vegas, NV at 10:51 AM - 5 answers

October 12, 2012

I've never rented a car before. What is the best way to go about doing this in Las Vegas, NV? [more inside]
posted by just.good.enough around Las Vegas, NV at 3:07 PM - 11 answers has best

September 30, 2012

RV rental recommendations in Las Vegas? [more inside]
posted by colecovizion around Las Vegas, NV at 9:52 PM - 3 answers has best

September 15, 2012

Where is the best gym on the Las Vegas strip to run 18 miles on the treadmill? [more inside]
posted by 26.2 around Las Vegas, NV at 2:41 PM - 3 answers

September 3, 2012

How can I help my friend have a great birthday in Las Vegas while I'm 1,700 miles away? [more inside]
posted by viachicago around Las Vegas, NV at 11:52 AM - 4 answers