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Artist Raymond Pettibon, Young (and old) Frankenstein, the book fest and other Las Vegas events to mark on your calendar.

2017 Fall A&E Guide: Cultural happenings

September 7th, 2017

Artist Raymond Pettibon, Young (and old) Frankenstein, the book fest and other Las Vegas events to mark on your calendar.

  • Arts & EntertainmentCultureFeatured

    The new board game phenomenon is destroying the antisocial geek stereotype and providing an easy leisure alternative.

  • A&E

    His love of music and how it shapes what we see fine-tuned the eyes and ears of a generation.

  • SportsCultureFeatured

    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 ...

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  • Music

    "I love being in a small club where everybody has a good seat and we don’t look like ants. And you can feel the audience, ...

  • Reviews

    I have a hard time deviating from pastrami, but there are soups, bagel platters, burgers and other entrées.

  • Incidental Tourist

    The Tao Group will create a nightclub and a dayclub, and new restaurants are coming from Bobby Flay and Vegas newbies Michael Symon and Marc ...

  • Dining

    If your Thanksgiving dinner plans don’t involve cooking at home, this is a good city to be in. Not only do many properties on the ...

  • A&E

    The point of this show is to take fans on a trip back through time to when we were all younger, and these songs were ...

  • A&E

    Flip or Flop, Outdoor Nevada and more.

  • Industry Weekly

    “When you think about Las Vegas, few places are more iconic than the Palms.”

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    “A lot of people are on my shoulders.”

  • FeaturedCirque du SoleilZumanity

    “The Cyr wheel is a mystical apparatus. There’s something about whirling dervishes that is very entrancing.”

  • Industry Weekly

    Expectations were high when award-winning chef Bryce Shuman took control of the first new restaurant at Park MGM.

  • FeaturedUNLV

    The College of Hospitality, the med school and a 30-point win over Duke some of you might remember.

  • Music

    The band played for a marathon three and a half hours, ending right around the time one of their concerts might have started back in ...

  • A&E

    Country star Jason Aldean says he hopes that healing can start for those affected by a mass shooting at a Las Vegas music festival in ...

  • Industry Weekly

    The theme for this year’s tour is “All the Right Moves.”

  • Music

    Her rampant vocal manipulation is distracting and distancing, while overuse of digital gloss robs other songs of personality.

  • Industry Weekly

    The rising Puerto Rican trap star performs at Drai’s after the Latin Grammy Awards.

  • Dining

    There’s a patio with a bar counter, where it just feels like college again.

  • FeaturedUNLV

    Jimmy Kimmel, Guy Fieri, Larry Johnson and more.

  • Music

    “We ended up eating lunch at a food court and heading back to catch our flight.”