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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.

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    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.

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

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    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.

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    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 ...

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    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.

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    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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    Despite elite service, food and beverage programs, Las Vegas eateries are rarely recognized for the designation, but this year, two are.

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    From far-flung nations to nearby towns, human trafficking materializes in every corner of the globe. It casts a wide shadow that includes labor and sex ...

  • A&E

    The annual benefit show for the water charity is set for March 2 at Mandalay Bay.

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    The proposed cuts, along with tariffs imposed by the Trump administration on imported solar panels, threaten to slow the development of Nevada’s renewable energy industry ...

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    Director Philip William McKinley says tackling this major update to one of Las Vegas’ most popular and complicated shows was a daunting task.

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    Devin Short was one of 90 athletes in four sports invited to the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, last July—and ultimately he ...

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    The Las Vegas Valley is full of creative thinkers and new ideas. Attorneys involved in protecting those ideas estimate that as many as 1 million ...

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    Sola was kicked out of the game — but, technically, didn't leave. He was pictured in the stands at Cashman Field having a cigarette ...

  • Music

    When his residency at Park Theater was announced in the fall of 2016, it was discussed as a multi-year thing. It's really only been a ...

  • Music

    The Downtown music fest takes places March 8-11 at the Bunkhouse Saloon, Beauty Bar, Backstage Bar & Billiards, Artifice and Cornish Pasty.

  • Dining

    It features a menu with lighter fare paying homage to the Amalfi Coast in Southern Italy.

  • AllAggregateLas Vegas Weekly

    As technology and syndicates have evolved, so has the way these criminals operate.

  • Dining

    Sales at the new winery have been strictly by-the-glass to conserve supply, but bottles will be ready in the next few months.

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    In addition to individual airline regulations, the USDA also monitors the transportation of certain pets, including dogs, cats, ferrets, rodents, hedgehogs, reptiles (turtles, frogs) and ...

  • NewsAggregateThe Sunday

    Activists join forces to bring recognition to the Las Vegas community.

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    Four months removed from the worst mass shooting in modern American history — which struck Las Vegas on Oct. 1 — Parkland, Florida, is reeling ...

  • Nightlife

    The right place turned out to be the busy stretch that includes popular watering holes like Herbs & Rye and the Phoenix and tons of ...

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    He’s also one of four stars of The Cocktail Cabaret at Cleopatra’s Barge at Caesars Palace.

  • A&E

    Announced participants include Nick Hornby, Tayari Jones, Meg Wolitzer and John Hodgman.

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    Whether you’re on a budget or on the lookout for rare items, the Las Vegas Valley’s thrift stores never fail to deliver the goods. Here ...