Culture

Is it a bad rap? It's time for us to parse out the reputation and the culture of the Raiders.

Ready or not: Las Vegas, prepare to meet Raider Nation

April 13th, 2017

Is it a bad rap? It's time for us to parse out the reputation and the culture of the Raiders.

  • A&E

    For most of my adult life, I was one of those smug boors who quietly bragged about not owning a television set. Not anymore.

  • A&E

    If you haven’t made these rounds, you don’t really know Vegas.

  • Intersection

    Even if—or in fact because—the nation is not prepared to address the ERA in 2017, a lone symbol of equality coming from one state is ...

  • Intersection

    Ours is a city still struggling with its identity at the local level, but we’re beginning to figure this stuff out.

  • A&E

    The Symphony Park performing arts center celebrates with an anniversary concert on March 7.

  • CultureFeaturedMcCarran International Airport

    “One of the beautiful things about living here is the connectivity we have to the world. We serve about 150 different destinations and because Las ...

  • 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.

  • Dining

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

  • Industry Weekly

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

  • CultureFeaturedLove & Sex 2017

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

  • CultureFeaturedLove & Sex 2017

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

  • Intersection

    In the age of ignorance and beliefs over truth, why not give some credence to the ridiculous?

  • A&E

    Even when it first opened in 2007 and gave Vegas drinkers and scenesters their first walkable Downtown barhop, you always started at DCR.

  • A&E

    Also, find Anton Chekhov's Cherry Orchard of the Living Dead at Majestic and a women's march Downtown.

  • NewsAllCulture

    You might think virtual reality is overhyped, poised to fade out and never penetrate the mainstream, but it’s gaining traction in commercial markets. Casino operators ...

  • Intersection

    Another piece of Vegas history now sleeps with the fishes.

  • Intersection

    The public is invited to Wednesday's Winchester Cultural Center gathering, which last took place two years ago. .

  • CultureFeatured

    How do you follow a lousy year? By making the next one count. The world might be headed toward any number of disasters, but that ...

  • Get More Culture Stories
  • Music

    While sitting dead-center in the Venetian’s cavernous Opaline Theatre and allowing the warmth of Steely Dan’s 1977 jazz-rock opus “Aja” to wash over me ...

  • Nightlife

    "The business is now primed for continued success and ready to move into its next exciting phase of development."

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Las Vegas has taken a beating from the architecture establishment over the years, with critics characterizing the city’s resorts and casinos as a carnival of ...

  • NewsAllSports

    While Craven, who is supervising the project, isn’t as bold as Gillett in claiming construction is ahead of schedule, he is confident the Golden Knights ...

  • AggregateHome AggregateBreaking News

    The rowdy, sign-toting crowd at the Arts District Saturday morning for the March for Science stayed true to its protest cry: “Science not silence!” ...

  • Music

    With its ample dancefloor pit and varied perspectives, the Chelsea may be the right venue for a festival-suited act like Empire of the Sun.

  • Industry Weekly

    The fashion and lifestyle blog launched by Kelley and Victoria Fertitta is bright, fresh and full of energy, not unlike the sisters themselves.

  • A&E

    The annual observance rewards Clark County School District teachers with lavish gifts, prize money and an elegant ceremony for their hard work positively affecting students’ ...

  • Music

    The Oscar-winning film composer talks stage fright and the "BRUMMMMM" sound from "Inception."

  • Music

    So much metal, so little un-punctured eardrum.

  • Dining

    Chef Vic “Vegas” Moea’s latest offering is perfect for hungry students

  • Reviews

    Momofuku stole the spotlight, but the new Japanese offering at Cosmopolitan is worth your time.

  • Industry Weekly

    Snoop headlines the Mount Kushmore Wellness Retreat Tour at Mandalay Bay Beach.

  • Industry Weekly

    He’s honored as Worldwide Record Store Day Legend while he returns to his residency production at the Colosseum.

  • Music

    Goldenvoice has grown the festival map out to accommodate another 25,000 people, which puts estimated attendance at 125,000.

  • Music

    From the downtuned metalcore of A Friend, A Foe to the melodic edge of We Gave It Hell, these locals are ready to represent at ...

  • Stage

    White Rabbit, Red Rabbit will be performed on consecutive Thursdays at five local theaters.

  • Music

    “Skinny Love” featured Justin Vernon on acoustic guitar with his two drummers backing him—along with 2,000 or so background singers in the crowd.

  • Music

    It was hardly a classic Gaga performance, it was forceful and entertaining—and retained its jawdroppingly enormous audience.

  • A&E

    The Strip isn’t the only place to cruise … but it made the list, too.