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We considered all the things that make (or made) these attractions unique, groundbreaking and, above all, fun. And then we ranked them.

The 20 greatest attractions in Las Vegas history

November 9th, 2017

We considered all the things that make (or made) these attractions unique, groundbreaking and, above all, fun. And then we ranked them.

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    From Mystic Falls Park at Sam’s Town to Bonnie Spring Ranch.

  • Intersection

    WaterWorks is the latest big addition to the decade-old, nature/history-themed attraction.

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    This Las Vegas entertainment legend has a simple philosophy in going about his craft: “When I went into karaoke, I wanted to share the stage ...

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    Entire populations have been wiped out, forever entombed under layers of ash, lava and rock. But as volcanoes destroy, they also create. More than 80 ...

  • Music

    Any time he wasn’t touring or recording with metal outfit Korn, Jonathan Davis has always been working on his own music. In fact, one of ...

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    City National Arena is packed to capacity for a Golden Knights practice, all eyes on the ice, when a dog walks in wearing a Golden ...

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    Local sports books could save money by passing on purchasing NBA League Pass this year, and instead only showing nationally televised games. The teams that ...

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    Lawmakers are asking Nevada voters to boost the renewable energy consumption requirement to 50 percent by 2030 ...

  • Dining

    The Chef’s Table EPICurean Experience series at Mandalay Bay will offer a variety of fun dining moments all weekend long.

  • Dining

    Chef Nikki Hughes’ small plates are top shelf, and the beer list is a living legend.

  • A&E

    To be a high-profile queen in Vegas, it takes everything you’ve got: celebrity-blessed impersonations, DIY diva know-how and a fearless sense of individuality.

  • Music

    The band is different, it’s mature and its new album is good.

  • Music

    The 45-year-old desert-rock icon plays Count’s Vamp’d on October 11.

  • Nightlife

    The Vancouver-based dance pair takes over Wynn’s Intrigue Nightclub on October 12 and 19.

  • DispensaryMarijuana

    MedMen opened its second Las Vegas marijuana dispensary October 6.

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    When most adults reminisce about their school lunches, it’s usually memories of smashed PB&J sandwiches from a brown paper bag or school meals filled with ...

  • Dining

    These burgers pack plenty of savory umami and meaty mouth-feel without trying to imitate any one flavor.

  • News

    With the goal of connecting children with their incarcerated parents, the charity organization God Behind Bars is hosting a Halloween event October 13.

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    After surviving testicular cancer, Frank DeBlasi founded the nonprofit, Ballsfest to provide children, young adults and families affected by cancer with uplifting experiences.