Downtown Las Vegas

Downtown Las Vegas is a quirky alternative to the Las Vegas Strip, with good gambling, a grittier vibe and a diverse collection of restaurants, bars and casinos.

“The World’s Greatest Freak Show” to Open at Neonopolis

“The World’s Greatest Freak Show” to Open at Neonopolis

A new show is in the works for downtown's Notoriety performance space at Neonopolis, "The World's Greatest Freak Show." We...
Lucky Player Hits $1.4 Million Jackpot at The D

Lucky Player Hits $1.4 Million Jackpot at The D

A lucky gambler hit a massive $1.4 million Wheel of Fortune jackpot at The D Las Vegas on May 4,...
Fergusons Downtown Gets New Watering Hole, F the Bar

Fergusons Downtown Gets New Watering Hole, F the Bar

Downtown Las Vegas has tons of great bars, now it has F the Bar, a new drinking spot at Fergusons...
Plaza’s Sand Dollar Lounge Gets Grand Opening Date

Plaza’s Sand Dollar Lounge Gets Grand Opening Date

Downtown's Plaza casino has announced a grand opening date for its new live music and craft cocktail venue, Sand Dollar...
Fremont Casino Renovation Update, Plus Exclusive Renderings

Fremont Casino Renovation Update, Plus Exclusive Renderings

The $50 million renovation and expansion of downtown's Fremont casino is under way, and we've got an update and exclusive...
Fremont Street Experience Shares Free Concert Line-Up

Fremont Street Experience Shares Free Concert Line-Up

The Downtown Rocks free concert series is back at Fremont Street Experience starting April 23, 2022, and we've got the...
Esther’s Kitchen to Move 69 Feet, Chef James Trees to Open French Bistro

Esther’s Kitchen to Move 69 Feet, Chef James Trees to Open French Bistro

A wildly popular and successful downtown restaurant, Esther's Kitchen, is moving and expanding. Fans won't have too far to go...
Life is Beautiful Announces 2022 Performer Line-Up

Life is Beautiful Announces 2022 Performer Line-Up

Downtown's Life is Beautiful music festival announced its 2022 line-up. The three-day festival happens Sep. 16-18, 2022. This year's festival...
Downtown’s El Cortez Casino is Going Adults-Only

Downtown’s El Cortez Casino is Going Adults-Only

A classic downtown casino, El Cortez, will become an adults-only hotel-casino on April 1, 2022, and we couldn't be happier....
“Miss Behave’s Mavericks” to Debut at Cheapshot on Fremont Street

“Miss Behave’s Mavericks” to Debut at Cheapshot on Fremont Street

A new show is in the works for a new venue on Fremont Street. The new show is "Miss Behave's...
Park on Fremont Plans Luscious Renovation

Park on Fremont Plans Luscious Renovation

A popular downtown restaurant and bar, Park on Fremont, is set to get a major refresh this summer. Park on...
Boyd Confirms Fremont Casino Construction, $50 Million Renovation

Boyd Confirms Fremont Casino Construction, $50 Million Renovation

We've been sharing construction photos at Fremont casino for months, but Boyd Gaming has been mum about what's happening. Until...
Bocho Downtown Sushi Closes Permanently

Bocho Downtown Sushi Closes Permanently

A beloved downtown restaurant, Bocho Downtown Sushi, has closed permanently. Bocho had a loyal following, and racked up a solid...
Free Slot Pulls Are Done at Binion’s and Four Queens

Free Slot Pulls Are Done at Binion’s and Four Queens

Staffing challenges have nixed another beloved fixture on Fremont Street: The free slot pulls at Binion's and Four Queens. The...

Recent Stories in Downtown Las Vegas

“The World’s Greatest Freak Show” to Open at Neonopolis

“The World’s Greatest Freak Show” to Open at Neonopolis

Lucky Player Hits $1.4 Million Jackpot at The D

Lucky Player Hits $1.4 Million Jackpot at The D

Fergusons Downtown Gets New Watering Hole, F the Bar

Fergusons Downtown Gets New Watering Hole, F the Bar

Plaza’s Sand Dollar Lounge Gets Grand Opening Date

Plaza’s Sand Dollar Lounge Gets Grand Opening Date