Riviera Hotel lobby sign telling visitors about closing  May 4, 2015. kxnt photo.

Riviera Closed

Hotel turned 60 last month


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Visitor Count Takes March Dip

LVCVA says big convention last year hard to top


Men who pay for sex are simply looking for true love, a new study finds. (Photo credit should read MANUEL PEDRAZA/AFP/Getty Images)

Prostitution Crackdown In Vegas Before Big Fight

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police will be increasing patrols this week as they expect a rise in prostitution because of fans descending on the city for the weekend’s big fight. Police will be […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/28/2015

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Who Is The Average Las Vegas Tourist?

Visitors group releases profile



Vegas Hopes To Host A 2016 Presidential Debate

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is among 16 locations hoping to host a presidential debate in 2016. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority said this week that it expects the Commission on […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/02/2015

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Major Convention Stays In Las Vegas

Announcement expected Tuesday


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Where No Tourism Numbers Have Gone Before

Convention & Visitors Authority expects area will top 40,000,000 visitors this year


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Las Vegas Healthy For Medical Tourism

Las Vegas has the potential to become a major destination for medical tourism.


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New Las Vegas Campaign

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) today unveiled two new advertising campaigns reinforcing why Las Vegas is the world’s premier venue for hosting successful, memorable and cost-effective meetings and events.


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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 […]