Intersection

Organizers praise "an amazing event" for the Sin City 8 weekender despite multiple venue changes, vow to try again in 2019.

World-record orgy attempt falls short in Las Vegas

June 11th, 2018

Organizers praise "an amazing event" for the Sin City 8 weekender despite multiple venue changes, vow to try again in 2019.

  • Organizers announce move to "undisclosed location" hours before record attempt, citing privacy issues and difficulties with hosting sex events in Las Vegas.

  • The event was previously scheduled to take place at Embassy Suites during the Sin City 8 weekend.

  • The current record is claimed by a 2006 Tokyo event in which 250 women and 250 men gathered to do the deed. “We will blow ...

  • In one week, nearly 370 people signed on with their support.

  • “We have the power to change every policy and make every elected official work for us, but they cannot see division among us.”

  • Steve Wynn isn't wasting any time with the land he acquired in December across the Boulevard.

  • The new monthly gathering is the first by the Manifesta Collective.

  • Hoopla and Libby by OverDrive offer instant access to your library’s digital content.

  • This time, it wasn’t talk of the Fremont East Entertainment District that dominated the evening.

  • A 2010 study indicated that planting trees near streets can reduce drivers’ stress.

  • Unlike marijuana, hemp-based CBD oil doesn’t create a high due to its small amount of THC.

  • Led Zeppelin, the Grateful Dead and Bob Marley all played concerts there.

  • They provide real-time bus arrival info, and allow any user to upload their own ads, neighborhood bulletins or original art.

  • Get More Intersection Stories
  • News

    Since recreational marijuana was legalized in Nevada in 2016, there’s been a great paradox. It’s legal to buy and possess recreational marijuana, but unless you’re ...

  • News

    In 2017, the first year it was legal to grow industrial hemp in Nevada, Harris Farms began cultivating it outdoors on a 10-acre plot north ...

  • News

    Some of our favorite haunts are missing but Las Vegas still offers a great variety of Halloween attractions for Spooky Season.

  • News

    Recreational marijuana isn’t legal at the federal level, meaning there are no federal standards or regulations for approving cannabis products for sale. That leaves policymaking ...

  • A&E

    The entertainment will include a more ambient experience during dining hours transitioning into a high-energy environment later in the evening ...

  • Sports

    Chris Curtis relocated to Las Vegas in January and immediately began training more intensely than he had at any other point in his 10-year professional ...

  • Sports

    It was not a pretty night in hockey's other desert city for the Vegas Golden Knights. They lost the special teams battle, they lost their ...

  • A&E

    Over the course of his first working decade, Burton created an instantly recognizable visual aesthetic, which he is constantly expanding and revising; in essence, he ...

  • Issues

    Supplying water to millions of people in Southern Nevada is no simple task. It requires continuous reinvestment and many knowledgeable engineers, operators and skilled laborers ...

  • A&E

    We're visiting one of the valley’s top neighborhood Italian restaurants to get some pasta tips from chef Marc Sgrizzi.

  • Las Vegas

    A 2019 UNLV graduate, Natnael Gebremariam knows the stresses of figuring out how to pay for college. “I applied for scholarships and grants, basically anything ...

  • A&E

    From the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center’s festival to Urban Pride to the We Are All One Festival and beyond.

  • News

    Efforts to grow, thrive and reproduce all depend on the ability to interact with the environment around you and all the beings therein. Many plants ...

  • Health

    Tim Faust’s job sometimes leaves him feeling like a “library of human misery.” He tours the country to advocate for single-payer health care, meeting with ...

  • Issues

    Boosting your financial well-being is a worthwhile goal, regardless of income level, tax bracket or savings. According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, financial well-being ...

  • A&E

    Last month, the former Tao Group corporate executive chef launched his spot in the southwest Valley, marking his official debut as a Vegas restaurateur.

  • A&E

    “Gwen had a specific idea how she wanted to tell her story about her life. From there it was a conversation about the arrangement of ...

  • Features

    LA, Phoenix, Sedona, Salt Lake City and beyond.

  • A&E

    “Our ticket sales were only like 200 a couple days before our first Brooklyn Bowl show in Vegas, but it ended up drawing 1,600 people. ...

  • Nightlife

    E-40’s Function Fridays at Light, Pauly D at Drai’s and more.