More evidence has emerged that Las Vegas is the trade show capital of the world with the announcement that a new combined jewelry and gemstone event, comprised of three trade shows, will “co-locate” near other exhibitors in the Las Vegas Convention Centerview
Caesars Entertainment has now broken ground on its previously announced $375 million meeting and event space complex.view
Despite some small fields compared to Santa Anita, and hot weather, Los Alamitos finished its 12-day summer meeting Sunday with a gain in average all-sources handle over the 2017 meet, the track announced.view
Vegas Sports Books | The 147th British Open tees off early Thursday morning at Carnoustie Golf Links in Angus, Scotland and just by looking at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook odds board, where no golfer is listed lower than 12-to-1, it appears this thing is wide open.view
The Analyst | Over the last few weeks there have been stories popping up about how many analysts were disappointed Macau’s gaming revenues only grew 12 percent and how trade wars with the United States might have an impact on the region’s gaming revenues.view
Wise Kracks | In New Jersey, the Meadowlands became the second race track to begin taking legal sports wagers this past weekend. I have been betting sports for close to 40 years; and I have never witnessed anything like what is now going on there.view
The state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) received two applications for brick-and-mortar licenses and three for mobile sports wagering before a Monday deadline.view
DraftKings Inc. and del Lago Resort & Casino announced today that they have entered into an agreement to provide a physical sportsbook at the del Lago Resort & Casino located in Waterloo, N.Y.view
Gaming Insider | The menu of sports betting options in Nevada casinos and elsewhere will continue to expand as special interests scramble to keep pace with changing times. Imagination promises to take the business to places it has never been before.view
VICI Properties Inc., the real estate investment trust spinoff, controlled by Caesars Entertainment, has completed its previously announced $507.5 million acquisition of all the land and real estate assets associated with the Octavius Tower at Caesars Palace Las Vegas.view
One Mann's Opinion | Wedding tourism, to the estimated tune of $900 million in economic benefit each year, is a sometimes an under appreciated segment of the Southern Nevada economy. There are now about 80,000 local weddings each year.view
Golden Entertainment, Inc. today (Monday) has announced it is increasing its footprint in Laughlin with word that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Marnell Gaming to acquire the Edgewater Hotel & Casino Resort and the Colorado Belle Hotel & Casino Resort.view
Casino gambling and construction of proposed resorts that might go along with it are still delayed in Bermuda where a key Bermuda legislator is questioning the status of the territory’s four-year old plan to introduce the first-ever casino/resort.view
A Hard Rock casino project is now under construction by the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria in Northern California. To be called The Hard Rock Fire Mountain Casino, it will occupy a 40-acre site about 35 miles North of Sacramento.view
Del Mar’s Wednesday opening for the 79th racing season will include some new betting wrinkles, the track has announced. The Del Mar meet runs through Labor Day Monday, September 3.view
The Riverwalk Casino in historic Vicksburg, Miss. has unveiled an extensive million-dollar update of its hotel, modernizing all of its 76 guests rooms.view
At the California Horse Racing Board’s regular meeting Thursday, CHRB Executive Director Rick Baedeker reported that handle in California was up 19 percent in the month of June and increased more than 10 percent during the first six months of the year.view
Civil rights leader Xernona Clayton, who broke race and gender barriers in national broadcast TV and worked closely with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to end racial inequality in America, will expound on her life and experiences at the 2018 Women's Leadership Conference.view
NFL Previews | The NFC South was the powerhouse of the league last year with two wild cards for the first time in its current configuration.
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The Vegas Golden Knights now have official headphones. Exeo Entertainment has just announced that it is the official headphone partner of the NHL team. The company will use Vegas Golden Knights branding and media exposure to increase awareness in Exeo’s Krankz Audio.
The Greek government is moving forward with its efforts to transition the country into a leading gambling destination.