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Electric Daisy Carnival

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  • As We See It

    As Electric Daisy Carnival's final sets ended in June, so did its five-year contract with the Las Vegas Motor Speedway (no word on whether an ...

  • Nightlife

    "We kicked it and it was dope ... I don’t give away my TRAP QUEEN kandi to just anybody."

  • Nightlife

    Like the ringing in our ears, some sets stayed with us well into the morning after.

  • Nightlife

    With EDC growing each year, fans are forced to get increasingly creative to make sure their signage turns heads.

  • Nightlife

    From sunrise stragglers to PLURing it up with Metro's finest, our observations from the festival's final night.

  • A&E

    Fans who trudged to Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday night talked of myriad methods to make future events more efficient and user-friendly. “They need ...

  • Nightlife

    Somewhere a Build-A-Bear Workshop has been raided. But I get it. Why build a bear when you can be one?

  • Nightlife

    A trap set with an Aerosmith sing-along (seriously) to an overabundance of selfie sticks, our observations from Saturday night at the Speedway.

  • Arts & EntertainmentVegasDeluxeMusic

    No, there was actually no hangover today. It’s impossible when one sticks with only water on Night 2 of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival at ...

  • Nightlife

    Trance mainstay Above & Beyond packed the enormous Kinetic Field main-stage area, dominating EDC-related tweets (a guest appearance in the DJ booth by Breaking Bad ...

  • Breaking News

    One man died and seven people were transported to area hospitals on Night 2 of Las Vegas’ 2015 Electrical Daisy Carnival. “While the cause of ...

  • A&E

    Right now, the place is hopping, for real, with 130,000 or so energetic fans bounding to electronic dance music, flashing lights and exquisite staging. The ...

  • Arts & EntertainmentVegasDeluxeRobin Leach

    Twenty-seven-year-old Dutch DJ and producer Hardwell, birth name Robbert van de Corput, has a headline set at Kinetic Field from 1:15 to 2:25 a.m. Sunday ...

  • Electric Daisy Carnival 2014

    Follow along for live updates from Las Vegas Sun and Las Vegas Weekly reporters at the festival.

  • Nightlife

    From traffic jams and long medic tent lines to an awesome WasteLand stage and something of a musical history lesson at the Funk House.

  • Nightlife

    I can’t help but feel like I’ve been here before. It is an actual carnival—on steroids.

  • Arts & EntertainmentVegasDeluxeMusic

    The new Carnival Square with multiple options for food and beverages, meet-and-greets, photo opps and services (cell phone charging, massages) — plus, bathrooms instead of ...

  • Breaking News

    Attendees took to Twitter after the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival to complain about huge traffic delays exiting the festival, with some saying it took more ...

  • Nightlife

    According to event producer Insomniac, more than 134,000 electronic dance music fans flooded the Speedway for 2015's inaugural night.

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  • The Sunday

    The Riviera has closed, but it will not be forgotten. Parts of it will remain on display elsewhere, and for now the building is still ...

  • A&E

    We are so fully aware of Celine Dion’s family and life story because she has grown so naturally into our own Las Vegas community. She ...

  • Stage

    There are 1,500 people at Super Summer Theatre on this August night, but referring to this gathering as a “crowd” is not right. It’s a ...

  • Conventions

    In the past few months, signs at the Las Vegas Convention Center have sounded an ominous warning: “The Las Vegas Convention Center collects location information ...

  • Weekly Q&A

    The longtime managing partner of XS and Tryst has moved on to the Alon hotel and casino, planned to open in 2018.

  • Education

    As a woman who’s been involved in government and corporate America for decades, I’ve been speaking and writing about the role of women ...

  • Music

    Concerts, films, albums, books! Your guide to the cultural onslaught from Labor Day through Thanksgiving.

  • Incidental Tourist

    If you’ve spent any time inside the D or the Golden Gate, it’s easy to see why this deal should be great for Fremont Street.

  • Music

    Fetty Wap, David Gilmour, Joanna Newsom and more—plus who’ll be the next artist to sneak an album onto the Web?

  • Dining

    In her usual tradition, Alberganti began handing out samples the moment we walked through the door.

  • Dining News

    Also, Off The Strip does brunch every day and CraftHaus Brewery throws a Glitter Bomb Party to celebrate its anniversary.

  • Print

    From a new Patti Smith memoir to the completion of a Sinatra bio, these books will keep you busy.

  • A&E

    Garrett's philanthropic organization, the Maximum Hope Foundation, hosts a celebrity poker tournament on September 19 at MGM Grand.

  • Dining

    If all goes well, the chef says, he’ll end up with multiple restaurants that serve sandwiches. This is a world where fine-dining folks can make ...

  • A&E

    The Vegas b-boys dominated, but Quest Crew walked away with the title.

  • Film

    A history lesson with occasional drama.

  • As We See It

    In the past eight months, eight cyclists have died on local roadways.

  • Nightlife

    The Nightlife Issue: Who is serving your drinks, mixing your cocktails and creating your Vegas experience? Plus so much more!

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    Medical marijuana was approved by voters in 2000, but it’s taken lawmakers more than a decade to set up a way for patients to legally ...