Performers volunteer their time for One Night For One Drop rehearsals before the show on March 3.

Cirque du Soleil rallies to relay One Night for One Drop’s urgent, pro-Earth message

February 23rd, 2017

The annual charity event, now in its fifth year, raises money for communities in need.

  • Dining

    For a young city still blooming in the desert, Las Vegas has some deep soul-food roots.

  • Music

    Eighty hours in, it feels like I’ve barely scratched the surface of the combat system.

  • Intersection

    Long part of the university's V-Day tradition, the play will be produced on campus for the last time on Saturday.

  • Intersection

    Not only is ax-chucking a thing outside of lumberjack circles, it has spread to Las Vegas, because Las Vegas.

  • Film

    Everything in theaters this week, plus special screenings and movie reviews.

  • Music

    Also: Young the Giant, Kidz Bop and Katchafire.

  • A&E

    Find these retail jewels from Buffalo Exchange to Dinosaurs & Roses.

  • Music

    Inspired by Adams’ divorce from Mandy Moore, most of the songs are melancholy and downbeat.

  • Fine Art

    Looking at her art, you probably wouldn’t guess she spent most of her life behind a computer monitor.

  • A&E

    Are you familiar with psychologist Carl Jung’s concept of the shadow? It’s the unflattering or uncomfortable part of you that you would prefer to ignore ...

  • Industry Weekly

    The born-and-raised Las Vegas DJ is a big Major Lazer fan.

  • Downtown Las Vegas

    Run a 5K through vibrant colors, foam clouds, unicorns and music in benefit of Three Square Food Bank. A new addition to the course this ...

  • Lucky Dragon Casino, 300 W. Sahara Ave., Las Vegas, NV

    The festival returns for its second year, featuring tea cuppings, samplings and tastings. There will also be a Sans Self Tea Ceremony, Gong Fu Tea ...

  • Henderson Events Plaza

    Known for bringing the Valley rich, diverse and day-long outdoor cultural programming, Henderson Events Plaza will host a considerable slate of African-American gospel singers (headlined ...

  • Sunset Station Hotel Casino

    Special Olympics Nevada is encouraging local Las Vegas Valley residents to “Feel the BRRR” this season and take an icy dive for the nonprofit’s annual ...

  • UNLV

    The UNLV Jean Nidetch Women’s Center presents their annual benefit reading of Eve Ensler’s award-winning play, The Vagina Monologues, in honor of V-Day, a global ...

  • A&E

    Music, food and fun will take over the Fremont Street Experience this weekend, from 11 a.m. to midnight February 25 and 26.

  • Intersection

    The effort to replace the Las Vegas Club and surrounding spaces will keep neon legends like Vegas Vickie.

  • Industry Weekly

    Pair chilaquiles with an icy Dos Equis or blood orange margarita.

  • FeaturedAndre AgassiEducation

    Even before a surge in the later part of his tennis career, Agassi had set his course. He created a charitable foundation to improve the ...

  • Intersection

    Among the additions to the area: More buildings and facilities, more retail and housing—and more doctors.

  • Industry Weekly

    Jennifer Lopez is back on the Strip for her resident show at Axis this month.

  • Music

    The California goth-punk veterans are an efficient hard-rock machine, as they proved over the course of 70 minutes.

  • Dining

    For a young city still blooming in the desert, Las Vegas has some deep soul-food roots.

  • Fine Art

    Vanessa and Elena Skye’s gallery, nestled within the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, has distinguished itself from its neighbors with its local roots.

  • A&E

    The Strip is just the beginning of fantastic local photo ops.

  • Dining

    The man behind Soyo, Oyshi and other southwest favorites is bringing Korean-Chinese food to the neighborhood.

  • Intersection

    The eastside neighborhood is the first in Clark County to earn the distinction.

  • Music

    The three-night total: 77 songs, without a repeat. That’s how you take over a venue.

  • Reviews

    Chabuya’s seafood-forward menu rewards adventurous and risk-averse diners.

  • A&E

    The comic actor re-channels David Brent for Life on the Road.

  • Industry Weekly

    The new bar and lounge feels like a hybrid of Mad Men and The Jetsons.

  • Film

    New this year was an evening of special showcases before the first full day of the festival, including the entertaining Dealer, a linked collection of ...

  • Intersection

    The local historian discusses his exhaustively researched account of the queer experience in Las Vegas and elsewhere in the state.

  • Industry Weekly

    "You have to believe in something more than product or money. There’s got to be a deeper meaning."

  • Dining

    Published Thu, Feb 23, 2017 (12:01 a.m.)

    For a young city still blooming in the desert, Las Vegas has some deep soul-food roots.

  • A&E

    Published Thu, Feb 23, 2017 (midnight)

    The annual charity event, now in its fifth year, raises money for communities in need.

  • FeaturedAndre AgassiEducation

    Published Thu, Feb 16, 2017 (12:01 a.m.)

    Even before a surge in the later part of his tennis career, Agassi had set his course. He created a charitable foundation to improve the ...

  • Fine Art

    Published Thu, Feb 16, 2017 (midnight)

    Vanessa and Elena Skye’s gallery, nestled within the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, has distinguished itself from its neighbors with its local roots.

  • Industry Weekly

    Published Thu, Feb 16, 2017 (midnight)

    "You have to believe in something more than product or money. There’s got to be a deeper meaning."

  • FeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    The dating app has its perks and its problems.

  • CultureFeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    Example: We matched on Grindr two days ago, and he won’t stop messaging me. He’s being so extra.

  • FeaturedShoppingLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    From a Sexy Truth or Dare game to the Love Is Art painting kit.

  • CultureFeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    Constant contact makes us think we’re better communicators than we are, but there’s little meaning in a steady stream of emoticons.

  • FeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    There are no union spokespersons for the city's escorts. But we've heard stories.

  • FeaturedLove & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    When the big day evolves from pining for cheap jewelry to hiking with your love.

  • FeaturedLifestyle Love & Sex 2017

    Published Thu, Feb 9, 2017 (midnight)

    If I don't like online dating, why am I still doing it?

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Published Wed, Feb 8, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    The Las Vegas Sun has resolved a technical problem that caused a disruption in the reader commenting function at lasvegassun.com and its sister websites lasvegasweekly.com ...

  • Dining News

    Published Tue, Feb 7, 2017 (4:14 p.m.)

    Du-Par’s restaurant at the Golden Gate in downtown Las Vegas abruptly closed its doors Tuesday evening, hours before it was expected to. By 6:30 p.m., ...

  • NewsAllSports Betting

    Published Sun, Feb 5, 2017 (11:15 p.m.)

    Through the first half of Super Bowl LI in Houston, the Atlanta Falcons were in prime position to win their first title in franchise history. ...

  • A&E

    Published Sun, Feb 5, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    We’re not content with stadium seats and a massive screen anymore. The cinema experience is all about the extra dimensions and sensations.

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Published Fri, Feb 3, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    In Las Vegas you can watch Sunday’s Super Bowl from a rooftop on the Strip or a nightclub dance floor. The most challenging part: Deciding ...

  • SportsSports BettingFeatured

    Published Thu, Feb 2, 2017 (12:01 a.m.)

    A Falcons’ victory on Sunday would make Atlanta the longest-shot champion in at least 20 years.

  • MusicFeaturedSuper Bowl

    Published Thu, Feb 2, 2017 (midnight)

    Gaga's got her work cut out if she's gonna catch up with Left Shark.

  • NewsFeaturedHealth

    Published Thu, Feb 2, 2017 (midnight)

    Trans health care in Nevada is slowly improving, but it has a long way to go.