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Visitors To Set Record

(Las Vegas, NV) —  A record number of people are expected to visit Las Vegas this year. The Convention and Visitors Authority expects 40-million people by year’s end. LVCVA numbers indicate 12-percent of the visitors […]


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March Visitation Sets Record

Las Vegas, NV) –ConExpo-Con, and the college basketball tournament helped bring more visitors to Las Vegas than any month in city history.



UNLV Stadium Study Contract Awarded

The study will be paid for from bond money for Thomas & Mack improvements


(Photo KXNT SamStone) Cesar Ramirez sells thousands of hand-rolled cigars to convention exhibitors who want to impress visitors on the trade show floor.

Entrepreneurs Find a Market at Vegas Conventions

Las Vegas venues host hundreds of trade shows and conferences each year. Tourism officials often remind us it’s good for the local economy. But how about the entrepreneurs who come to the shows with hopes of launching a new product?

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Las Vegas Convention Center To Launch Free Wi-Fi

Convention attendees in Las Vegas will be a bit more wired soon.

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Vegas Tops for Trades

Las Vegas remains the top city for trade shows.