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SYMPHONY PARK – SEPT. 2014

SYMPHONY PARK – SEPT. 2014

9/03/14

Kinky Boots at The Smith Center Kinky Boots, the Broadway hit musical that brings together four-time Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy® Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Tony Award-winner for Best Score for Kinky Boots), opens at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, Sept. 4-14. The 11-day run marks the launch of the musical’s national tour. In Kinky Read More

NEW TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD – SEPT. 2014

NEW TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD – SEPT. 2014

9/03/14

Carson Kitchen The first big name chef to open a restaurant downtown, celebrity chef Kerry Simon now claims Carson Kitchen, an American gastro-lounge, as one of his Las Vegas eateries. Located in the heart of downtown Las Vegas, Carson Kitchen is proving popular with locals eager to enjoy fine and delicious fare at reasonable prices. Tucked within the newly remodeled Read More

NOTEWORTHY – SEPT. 2014

NOTEWORTHY – SEPT. 2014

9/03/14

Beat the heat with one of Downtown’s hidden gems, Luv It Custard. The little custard stand that could has been around for over 40 years and still boasts lines around the building on sunny or cloudy days. Cash only, open 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays and 1 p.m. to 11 p.m. weekends. Luv It Custard, 505 E Oakey Blvd. Read More

ARTS DISTRICT – SEPT. 2014

ARTS DISTRICT – SEPT. 2014

9/03/14

The Return of First Friday On August 1, First Friday returned from a one month hiatus and presented Wonderland – and what a wonder it was! According to Charles Ressler, “there never has been a status quo for us since we’ve had First Friday.” With attendance at the larger events now estimated at 30,000 and the smaller events at 15, Read More

URBAN ENTHUSIASTS – SEPT. 2014

URBAN ENTHUSIASTS – SEPT. 2014

9/03/14

Urban Enthusiasts: Dana Satterwhite and Kristen Hertzenberg Dana Satterwhite and Kristen Hertzenberg are East Coast transplants (by way of Texas in Herzenberg’s case), creatives and urban enthusiasts. Hertzenberg is a performer (look for her in Cabaret Jazz at the Smith Center later this year) and Satterwhite is a writer, creative director, brand consultant and owner of the TastySpace gallery in Read More

DOWN TO BUSINESS – SEPT. 2014

DOWN TO BUSINESS – SEPT. 2014

9/03/14

With Downtown Las Vegas becoming a destination and cultural hot spot it’s no surprise that there are several tours available to show off both the historic relevance and modern charm of the area. For a glimpse into what the Downtown Project has going you can take a tour with them, these walking tours typically take an hour to an hour Read More

JUST FOR FUN – SEPT. 2014

JUST FOR FUN – SEPT. 2014

9/03/14

From decadent bacon apple fritters to “won’t even notice they’re vegan” chocolate glazed doughnuts, O Face Doughnuts serves ‘em up fresh seven days a week. Be sure to try their cold brew coffee too! O Face Doughnuts (124 S. Sixth Street) Read More

Forbes

8/15/14

Las Vegas Is America’s Food & Wine Festival Capital Read More