Articles in Downtown News

‘The Downtown Vegas Reality Show’ survives COVID-19

by John Katsilometes on

A Fremont Street Experience TV series has escaped COVID-19. “The Downtown Vegas Reality Show” finished filming in November, pre-COVID shutdown, and is being shopped to suitors.... Read full article

New hotel rooms, convention center to boost Downtown Las Vegas

by Richard N. Velotta on

Things are looking brighter for downtown Las Vegas, and it has nothing to do with the Fremont Street Experience enhancements that will debut New Year’s Eve.... Read full article

Fremont Street Experience sign to show downtown through decades

by Bailey Schulz on

The Fremont Street Experience is planning to add an LED sign that pays tribute to downtown’s rich history.... Read full article

Group acquires land, building for project in downtown Las Vegas

by Bailey Schulz on

A local development group is one step closer to developing a mixed-use tower and 300-room boutique hotel in downtown Las Vegas.... Read full article

Steve Aoki rocks 8K at Fremont Street Experience — PHOTOS

by John Katsilometes on

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman welcomed Aoki to the stage as the throng chanted “A-O-KI! A-O-KI!”... Read full article

Plaza hotel upgrades 100 rooms with new decor, Amazon Echo Dots

by Bailey Schulz on

Starting in August, the Plaza hotel will offer 100 upgraded rooms and suites that come with energy efficiency updates, new decor and Amazon Echo Dots that let guests communicate with hotel staff.... Read full article

New Fremont Street Experience light show gets Steve Aoki tunes

by Jason Bracelin on

On June 13, superstar DJ/entrepreneur/facial hair exemplar Steve Aoki will be at the Fremont Street Experience to debut a Viva Vision light show featuring a number of his tunes.... Read full article

Circa in downtown Las Vegas on pace for 2020 opening

by Richard N. Velotta on

Derek Stevens, whose next big project is building the 44-story, 777-room Circa in downtown Las Vegas, is betting that the new resort will open before the end of 2020.... Read full article

Chef prepares for 2 restaurant openings in downtown Las Vegas

by Al Mancini on

“Somebody asked me what I’m most proud of, and I said creating jobs. When I sit back, I’m blown away. I think of myself still as this 16-year-old stoner, and all I could think about was (girls) and where to get some (drugs). ... Read full article

Taphouse, lounge soon to open at Strat in Las Vegas

by Al Mancini on

With more than 6,000-square-feet of space on the main casino floor adjacent to the sports book, Blvd & Main will pair craft beer with elevated pub cuisine. ... Read full article