Vegas News | New Vegas, Next Vegas and Lots More Vegas

Vegas News | New Vegas, Next Vegas and Lots More Vegas – TravelZork

The casino just off the Vegas Strip was a hot spot for celebrities and cool people when I first started visiting Las Vegas. I loved it! Times changed and the casino was no longer the cool new place to visit. In recent years Palms felt more like visiting a locals casino.

Vegas News | Madness, Fees, More Caesars Rumors and Maybe a New Vegas Casino

Vegas News | Madness, Fees, More Caesars Rumors and Maybe a New Vegas Casino – TravelZork

There have been concerns about Las Vegas losing its place atop the sports betting world once other states were allowed to legalize gambling on sports. Well, that’s going to take some time. Las Vegas sports books have been packed as usual for the first weekend of March Madness.

Vegas News | As Caesars Turns, More Station Casinos and an Entertainment Survey

Vegas News | As Caesars Turns, More Station Casinos and an Entertainment Survey – TravelZork

Before we dive into news that you can use, let’s check out the Caesars soap opera. This week we learned that Uncle Carl Icahn has increased his stake in Caesars Entertainment. He now owns more than 20 percent of the shares of the company.

Vegas News | MGM Automation, NashVegas and Soho House May Buy Rio

Vegas News | MGM Automation, NashVegas and Soho House May Buy Rio – TravelZork

At the beginning of the year, we told you about MGM 2020. Their plan to save around $200 million-$300 million dollars was a big part of MGM Resorts’ first earnings call of the year. The first phase of the cost savings plan is underway.

Vegas News | Come For The Casino Drama, Leave With The News

Vegas News | Come For The Casino Drama, Leave With The News – TravelZork

Wynn Resorts: Wynn Resorts was fined a record-breaking $20 million for not addressing Steve Wynn’s sexual misconduct allegations. You can read about it here. While I was working on an article about this earlier in the week I noticed that this hasn’t affected the bottom line at Wynn Las Vegas.

Vegas News | Caesars Drama Continues and More

Vegas News | Caesars Drama Continues and More – TravelZork

This quarter the MGM Resorts and Caesars Entertainment calls have had some activist investor issues that sort of changed the tone of the calls. I’m not an owner of casino stocks and I look for news when reading and listening to earnings reports. This week Caesars and Boyd Gaming reported earnings.

This Local Loves Dining at the Venetian Vegas

This Local Loves Dining at the Venetian Vegas – TravelZork

Don’t get me wrong, I love the Vegas Strip. Having the Vegas Strip 15 minutes from my house is amazing! Every trip to the Vegas Strip when a friend visits or something new opens is like a mini-vacation. As a tourist, I used to marvel at how many great restaurants there are in Las Vegas.

Vegas News | Binion’s Expands, Golden Nugget Might Be On The Market and more

Vegas News | Binion’s Expands, Golden Nugget Might Be On The Market and more – TravelZork

Since fewer high rollers were visiting Las Vegas hotel rates dropped to the point where I could see how big spenders spent time in this great city. Since then the economy has improved and prices have been slowly creeping back to normal. Las Vegas is back on the upswing.

Vegas News | It is KAOS and Pigs Are Everywhere + Almost Super Bowl

Vegas News | It is KAOS and Pigs Are Everywhere + Almost Super Bowl – TravelZork

Almost Super Bowl This is the last Vegas News before the Super Bowl so let’s start with a MASSIVE list of Big Game parties . This almost Super Bowl information should be useful for anyone visiting Las Vegas for the Super Bowl but don’t have plans year.