Tag: Las Vegas

Resort to accessorize ‘A’s’ planned Vegas home

Oakland Athletic search for a temporary home

The Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland Athletics owner John Fisher said on January 24th that new renderings of the team’s planned Las Vegas (US) stadium haven’t been released because a new resort on the Tropicana site is being added to the images. ‘LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL’ stated... » Read more

UFC gets ready to rumble at Las Vegas Sphere

First sporting event booked for The Sphere in LV

The Las Vegas Sphere is gearing up to host its first ever sporting event when the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) hits Sin City next year. Men’s Journal stated that since hosting visually stunning spectacles including a U2 residency, a Darren Aronofsky-directed film, and an impressive Fourth... » Read more

Time up for All Net Resort & Arena plans

AllNet Arena Las Vegas on the brink of cancellation

A new arena project planned for Las Vegas now looks dead in the water after authorities refused a further extension of a land use permit for the scheme. The Las Vegas Review-Journal said that the Clark County Commission had unanimously voted to deny All Net Resort & Arena’s request to again... » Read more

Las Vegas Grand Prix no boon for businesses

Mixed feelings about first F1 Las Vegas Grand Prix

Despite some of the biggest businesses touting a successful Formula One Las Vegas Grand Prix weekend, many owners of small businesses near the Strip in Nevada (US) have mixed feelings. ‘LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL’ stated that the Management at Jjanga Sushi and Oyster Bar, located just outside the... » Read more

‘A’s’ Las Vegas dream no longer a pipe dream!

MLB owners approve Oakland A’s move to Las Vegas

The Major League Baseball (MLB) owners unanimously approved on November 16th the Oakland Athletics’ relocation to Las Vegas (US). ‘LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL’ stated that the ‘A’s’ needed at least 23 votes – or 75 percent of the 30 franchises – for approval of their move to... » Read more

Public funding challenge to A’s new stadium rejected

Oakland Athletic new Vegas stadium update November 2023

Plans to build a new $1.5 billion Major League Baseball (MLB) stadium in Las Vegas for the Oakland A’s have been boosted after a challenge against public funding for the project was thrown out by a court. The Nevada Independent said a Carson City judge has rejected the language of a proposed... » Read more

‘A’s’ Vegas ballpark plans focal community

Oakland As ballpark construction timeline outlined

Construction on the Major League Baseball (MLB) team Oakland Athletics’ Las Vegas (US) ballpark is scheduled to begin in April 2025 and be completed in January 2028. ‘LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL’ stated that the tentative timeline was noted recently during a presentation by Mortenson-McCarthy,... » Read more