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Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel & Casino is located at the heart of the Strip and is one of the first Las Vegas hotels on the Strip. Bally’s Las Vegas features a wide range of shops, things to do, restaurants and entertainment.

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“Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding” Comes to Bally’s Las Vegas

“Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding,” the interactive dinner theater show, is making a move from the V Theater at The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood to Bally’s Las Vegas. The show, which has been in Las Vegas since 2001, will open at Bally’s on June 1, 2012. The last performance of “Tony n’ Tina’s Wedding”….

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The Best $2 We Ever Spent in Las Vegas

Say what you will about Las Vegas buskers, those enterprising individuals (often in costume) who pose for photos for tips on the Strip and downtown, but at times their services are worth every penny. We bumped into Skylor and Ruby outside Paris Las Vegas, and for a mere $2 tip, we got to take a….

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“American Idol” Champ Taylor Hicks Comes to Bally’s

Singer Taylor Hicks, winner of the fifth season of “American Idol,” will perform an eight-week engagement at Bally’s Las Vegas starting June 26, 2012. Hicks announced his series of shows on “American Idol” when he commented to show host Ryan Seacrest, “I’ve got a great announcement. I’m going to be doing Vegas this summer. I’m….

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Today’s Random Las Vegas Eye Candy

Recognize this Las Vegas spot? Did you at least try to guess? We’ll wait. It’s the moving walkway from Las Vegas Boulevard to the entrance of Bally’s Las Vegas. (Or in this case, the part of the walkway heading toward Las Vegas Boulevard.) We set our camera for a five or six second exposure, and….

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New “Pawn Stars” Tour Departs From Bally’s

One of this blog’s favorite Las Vegas-based reality shows is “Pawn Stars,” the spectacularly popular History Channel hit that features downtown’s Gold & Silver Pawn Shop. If you’ve visited the shop, you’ve no doubt seen evidence that being famous is very good for business. A brand new Las Vegas tour, the Pawn Stars Insider Tour….

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Today’s Thing You Didn’t Know About Las Vegas

What’s in a name? Well, when the name’s Bally’s Las Vegas, a lot of history, for one thing. The iconic Bally’s hotel sits on the land first occupied by the Three Coins Motel, which opened in 1963. In 1967, the Bonanza Hotel and Casino opened in its place. Later, it became the New Bonanza Hotel….

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Spring Hath Officially Sprang in Sin City

It might not feel like the seasons have changed in your part of the world quite yet, but spring has definitely sprunged in Las Vegas. After suffering through months of frigid weather (winter temperatures occasionally dipped below 65 degrees), Sin City is ready to embrace the season of renewal (Vegas spa treatment, anyone?) and rebirth…..

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Today’s Free Las Vegas Vacation Hook-Up

In what is definitely not a shameless ploy to get more Twitter followers, Southwest Air is giving away five Vegas vacation packages during its “Venture to Vegas” Twitter contest. Oh, and for the record, there’s nothing wrong with a shameless ploy if it might result in a free Vegas vacation! The giveaway from Southwest is….

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Paris Las Vegas Bids Adieu to Les Artistes Steakhouse

Les Artistes Steakhouse at Paris Las Vegas has closed its doors after a long, storied history this blog doesn’t have the energy to actually look up. While it’s always a little sad to say farewell to a beloved Las Vegas dining establishment, the bright side is that there will now be room for some Sin….

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So, You Want to Be a Las Vegas Showgirl?

There’s just something about Vegas showgirls. Now, you have a shot at being one. “Jubilee!,” the over-the-top showgirl extravaganza at Bally’s Las Vegas, is holding auditions for female and male dancers and singers on Jan. 23, 2012. What’s involved? Dancers who audition typically have experience in tap, jazz and ballet. Singers are asked to perform….

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When in Vegas, Don’t Forget to Look Up

Las Vegas does just about everything on a grand scale, so as you’re roaming Sin City, always make sure to look up. You might see some amazing stained glass. Just another day at Le Burger Brasserie restaurant between Paris Vegas and Bally’s. While you’re at Paris Las Vegas, keep looking up! You might catch a….

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Today’s Random Las Vegas Showgirl

This is Barbara. She’s a showgirl in “Jubilee!” at Bally’s Las Vegas. Some “Jubilee!” trivia: When “Jubilee!” was being put together in 1980 (the show was unveiled in 1981), it created a worldwide shortage of rhinestones because they were all being used to create “Jubilee!” costumes. See Barbara, and dozens of her alarmingly statuesque friends,….

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Crush Your Appetite: Tequila Bar and Grill at Bally’s

You’ve probably walked by the Tequila Bar and Grill at Bally’s Las Vegas before. It’s tucked away, just off the casino floor, next to the Sidewalk Cafe. Which is also kind of tucked, actually. There’s nothing too flashy about the Tequila Bar and Grill. The atmosphere is casual, and there’s plenty of room between the….

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Canadian Couple Reaps Showcase Windfall

The Las Vegas dream of hitting it big is alive and well with a couple from Ontario, Canada. George Chambers, a forklift operator, won the big Showcase prize package, including a brand new car, at “The Price is Right Live” at Bally’s Las Vegas on Nov. 16, 2011. This blog loves when that happens! Chambers’….

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Ethel M Chocolates Hosts Holiday Cactus Lighting

So, how do you know when the holiday season officially begins in Las Vegas? You can’t use holiday decorations going up at shopping malls as a guide, because that seems to happen in August lately. The answer: On Nov. 15, Vegas-based Ethel M Chocolates held its annual cactus garden lighting ceremony, and honestly, we’re thinking….

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