May 22, 1997 |
The only constant in Las Vegas these days seems to be the construction cranes. Buildings are going up, down and out faster than you can say, "Let it ride." In an effort to attract more people--and their expendable incomes--Las Vegas hotel-casinos are putting their money on a slew of new shops and attractions. Perhaps the most-hyped summer opening is Las Vegas Hilton's "Star Trek: The Experience," coming in August.
December 3, 2000 |
Odds are, this New Year's Eve celebration will be the best of the century in this party town. That won't be hard, given how last year's over-hyped Millennium Bang busted. "People around the world look to Las Vegas for entertainment, and perhaps it was noticeable last year when we did nothing," said Kirk Hendrix, president of Las Vegas Events, a nonprofit organization that will stage this year's activities.