Riviera

Riviera Implosion Announced

When former Las Vegas Strip resorts are imploded they always draw big crowds even though most are in the middle of the night. People have been wondering when the implosion of the Riviera would be…


WSOBP Gets New Home

The annual World Series of Beer Pong tournament is nearly here with it scheduled for July 6th to July 10th at a new home at the Westgate. We have reported on the World Series of Beer…


Big Cat Magic To Return

There was a time in Las Vegas that every big resort would have a magic show featuring big cats in its showroom. Most of this type of show have vanished because of changing audience tastes…


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Buy A Piece Of The Riviera Today

Today is your first chance to buy a piece of Las Vegas history as the liquidation sale of the 60 year Strip landmark the Riviera begins. The sale is being conducted by National Content Liquidators…


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Still Time Left To Cash In Riviera Chips

Last Monday the Riviera Hotel closed after 60 years on the Las Vegas Strip to make way for more exhibit and meeting space for the Las Vegas Convention Center. If you still have some casino…


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Riviera Close Draws Near

The weekend is not too far away and as it draws near so does the last weekend to visit the Riviera the sixty year old Strip resort that is due to close on Monday. The…


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Classic Cash Giveaway At Riviera

The Riviera may soon be history as it is due to close next month but that doesn’t mean they aren’t going to celebrate their 60th Anniversary this month and as part of the celebration they…


Convention Center Expansion

The upcoming coming closure of the Riviera on May 4th means the loss of 2,100 of the least expensive hotel rooms on the Strip to the Las Vegas visitor. The hotel will make way for…


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Riviera Set To Close May 4th

In last Fridays board meeting of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority the members present voted unanimously to purchase the Riviera Hotel & Casino on the Strip and close it to redevelop the land….


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Riviera’s Time May Be Up

A 60 year old resort fixture on the Strip may be living on borrowed time as rumors about the closing and redevelopment of the Riviera swirl with a possible closing time of May or June….


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Blues Festival Coming To The Strip

Another music festival is coming to Las Vegas in this case it’s the Big Blues Bender Music Festival which will be at the Riviera this September. The inaugural festival will showcase blues and blues rock…


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Pawn Shop Show Heads To The Strip

The Broadway style stage show based on the hit Las Vegas based television show Pawn Stars has announced it’s moving from its Downtown home at the Golden Nugget to a new home on the Strip;…