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Why Should You Shop at Farmer’s Markets?

This time of year is perfect for visiting your local farmers markets. The fall harvest is rolling in, the weather is cooling off a little bit, and there are plenty of fun activities to do! Farmer’s Markets are always great trips to take with the whole family.     Better Produce: You won’t find “Picked Today” produce at your average grocery store. …

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Things Only People From Nevada Would Understand

Nevada is one of the most unique states in the country for more reasons than can be counted. Nevadans are privileged to live in a state that is a huge tourist attraction, well Las Vegas at least, so they see some pretty interesting things. Below are some things that might seem strange to out-of-towners, but are just part of everyday …

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Places To Play Golf Near Las Vegas

Golf season is upon us, so it is time to hit the course once again! Las Vegas has tons of different local golfing options, some more pricey than others. There are so many courses to choose from, so how do you decide? Below is a little more background on some of the top courses close to Las Vegas. Wolf Creek …

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Weird Laws In Nevada

Every state has some laws that will make you scratch your head. They are often very old laws that may have once made sense, but some never served much of a purpose. Below are some of the weirdest ones in the state of Nevada. No Camels on Highways Animals are the subject of a few of these strange laws in …

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Background on April Fool’s Day

April Fool’s Day is a day full of enjoyment and laughter….for some. It is one of the world’s strangest holidays and one that is full of mystery. Where did it come from? Who started it? No one really knows much about April Fool’s Day, but we are here to help. What is it? You probably already know the purpose of …

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Crazy New Features Being Added to Cars

If you want a good overview of where consumer technology is heading, look no further than the automotive industry. It’s interesting to think that at one point, technology like windshield wipers and power locks, which are benign to us now, was once the cutting edge. Which of these upcoming car features will we eventually take for granted? Pothole Sensors Potholes …

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How to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Las Vegas

The luck of the Irish and Las Vegas – it seems like a perfect match, and with so much you can do on St. Patrick’s Day, it looks like it’s a fun one, too. If you’re looking to go out and sport your green this St. Paddy’s Day, try one of these fun Vegas activities. Better yet, for the best …

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Famous Movies Based in Las Vegas

New York City and Los Angeles might be the cities most commonly depicted in the pictures, but they’re not the only ones. The ever-photogenic Las Vegas, with its larger-than-life reputation, also makes for a great setting for movies. Looking back through film history, Las Vegas has had plenty of times to shine on the silver screen, most memorably in these …

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Just How Big Is Sports Gambling in the United States?

Sports gambling is something that’s just as old as sports itself. However, if placing bets is something you’ve never really found appealing, then you may be surprised to learn that overall, sports gambling is illegal in most of the country. However, that hasn’t stopped the industry from being a huge moneymaker. While it’s tough to come up with exact figures …