A couple looks at images as weddings are being conducted during the second night of the Electric Daisy Carnival on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
‘Rave on together forever’: EDC weddings make tying the knot a party
Las Vegas Motor Speedway:
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Maria Sisneros, 29, and Evangelina Alcantar, 30, of San Jose, Calif., have spent the last decade dating, waiting patiently for their chance to get married. When their home state of California legalized same-sex marriage in 2013, the lesbian couple considered tying the knot.
Gary Bettman, commissioner of the NHL, addresses the crowd as Bill Foley, chairman of Fidelity National Financial Inc., Black Knight and FIS, listens during the “Let’s Bring Hockey to Las Vegas!” press conference Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, at MGM Grand Ballroom.
NHL Awards at the Joint: Stanley Cup, Gordie Howe tribute, X Ambassadors
Hard Rock Hotel:
Monday, June 20, 2016
Actor Will Arnett, who is a hardened Toronto Maple Leafs fan, said: “As host of the broadcast, I’m not looking for the brunt of this to fall on my shoulders. I can handle it, though. We’ll give it the appropriate response and just play it as it comes.”
Entertainer Wayne Newton attends a rally with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at Treasure Island.
Donald Trump invites Wayne Newton to sing at his inauguration
Politics:
Monday, June 20, 2016
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump issued an invitation to entertainment legend, Bally’s headliner and Las Vegas resident Wayne Newton to sing at his inauguration ball in Washington, D.C., next January.
UFC 197 fighters Holly Holm and Miesha Tate are faced-off by UFC President Dana White during a news conference also featuring Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, at MGM Grand.
Confirmed?! UFC is reportedly sold for $4.2 billion; UFC denies sale
Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors:
Monday, June 20, 2016
Yahoo Sports confirms our Wicked Whisper & Racy Rumor of imminent sale last Wednesday with this afternoon’s news that the UFC reportedly has been sold for a whopping $4.2 billion.
Mike Dini holds a sign during a vigil and call to action at the Gay & Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada on Sunday, June 12, 2016, in Las Vegas.
Tonight in L.V.: ‘We Stand With Orlando,’ ‘Mondays Dark,’ Calvin Harris, Steve Aoki, Lil Jon
Las Vegas:
Monday, June 20, 2016
The Las Vegas community takes part in “We Stand With Orlando,” a walk from the Mirage to the Cosmopolitan, starting at 7 p.m. in solidarity with the victims of the gay nightclub shootings in Florida.
Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers celebrate their NBA championship early Monday, June 20, 2016, at XS in Encore.
Photos: Cleveland Cavaliers toast NBA championship at XS
Encore Las Vegas:
Monday, June 20, 2016
It was definitely my kind of a champagne blowout party! The Cleveland Cavaliers certainly know how to celebrate an NBA championship: In all, 75 bottles of bubbly and one 6-liter magnum were imbibed and sprayed by the barons of basketball.
John Legend performs with Tiesto at Kinetic Field during the third night of the Electric Daisy Carnival on Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
EDC Night 3: 130,000 festivalgoers, another new record of felony arrests
Las Vegas Motor Speedway:
Monday, June 20, 2016
With more than 130,000 attendees at 2016 EDC on Sunday, Metro Police tallied a record number of single-day felony arrests for the second consecutive day at the sixth-annual event, while no fatalities were reported for the three-day festival for the first time since 2013.
DJ Armin Van Buuren during Night 2 of the Electric Daisy Carnival on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Five observations from an EDC first-timer
Las Vegas Motor Speedway:
Sunday, June 19, 2016
More than 135,000 daily visitors have filled LVMS for EDC through its first two nights. While many of the participants are return visitors to the festival’s sixth consecutive year in Las Vegas, others, including yours truly, are first-time EDC festivalgoers.
One of many couples are wed in a chapel during the second night of the Electric Daisy Carnival on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
EDC Night 2: Another 135,000 attendees; record number of felony arrests; pyrotechnics fire
Las Vegas Motor Speedway:
Sunday, June 19, 2016
With more than 135,000 attendees at Night 2 of the Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Metro Police tallied a new record for single-day felony arrests at the festival, arresting 39 festivalgoers for drug-related crimes Saturday night.
Night 1 of the Electric Daisy Carnival on Friday, June 17, 2016, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
EDC begins with 135,000 festivalgoers, few arrests at LVMS
Las Vegas Motor Speedway:
Saturday, June 18, 2016
An estimated 135,000 festivalgoers attended the first day of the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Friday, and a very small percentage of them found themselves in trouble with the law. Metro Police recorded a total of 30 arrests.
“Cabaret,” starring Randy Harrison as the MC, is at the Smith Center from Tuesday, June 14, through Sunday, June 19, 2016, in downtown Las Vegas.
Q+A: ‘Cabaret’ star Randy Harrison talks touring, nudity, Orlando massacre, ‘Queer As Folk’
The Smith Center:
Saturday, June 18, 2016
Youthful-looking actor Randy Harrison is best known for his role as young, blond Justin Taylor on Showtime’s “Queer As Folk” from 2000-2005, but the 38-year-old has an extensive theater background that includes “Amadeus,” “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and “Wicked.”
Fireworks during the first night of the Electric Daisy Carnival on Friday, June 17, 2016, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Traffic jam on I-15? It’s EDC kicking off 6th year at LVMS
Music:
Saturday, June 18, 2016
An estimated 140,000 electronic dance music fans streamed into the festival grounds at LVMS after enduring the bumper-to-bumper commute up I-15 for the annual three-day spectacle of music, multi-megawatt light displays, art installations, neon-glowing rides and more.
Fireworks explode from the Kinetic Field main stage on the final night of the Electric Daisy Carnival on Sunday, June 21, 2015, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Celebrity preview: EDC, Phillip Phillips, Steve Winwood, Steely Dan, Steven Wright, WWE
Las Vegas:
Friday, June 17, 2016
If you want electronic dance music this weekend, plan on getting out of town — well, at least 16 miles off the Strip. It seems as if for the next three days starting at sunset today through sunrise Monday that the EDM world — more than 400,000 total — will be headquartered at LVMS.
Singer-songwriter Phillip Phillips.
Q+A: Phillip Phillips talks ‘Home,’ ‘American Idol’ finale, movies, new music
Mandalay Bay:
Friday, June 17, 2016
Singer-songwriter Phillip Phillips, 25 and the Season 11 champion of Fox’s now-canceled “American Idol,” headlines Mandalay Bay Beach on Saturday night with fellow singer-songwriter Matt Nathanson.
A look at the first night (and early morning) of the 2011 Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas: We are all here to have fun
Las Vegas Motor Speedway:
Friday, June 17, 2016
“Save the World” by Swedish House Mafia was the final song I heard before the Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway ended for me in 2011, the first year EDC was in the Entertainment Capital of the World.