Las Vegas: On The Ground

Insider Tour Las Vegas: On The Ground

In a metropolis known for pleasing the masses, the downtown Las Vegas scene deals something unique and delightfully unexpected. This new side to the strip is a place where quirk and culture thrive, supplying an array of great vintage shops, an energetic bar scene and restaurants that a bring local flavor to our foodie favorites. And in the middle of it all, the new W Las Vegas is just as vibrant: housing a music venue you just can’t miss and located inside the fab SLS Las Vegas complex. Check out the most unique spots to explore around Downtown Las Vegas and do Sin City the right way. Game on.


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18b Arts District

Downtown Las Vegas


Take a stroll around the arts district for some real stunning graffiti and street art, it’s constantly changing and a great place to find the ultimate selfie backdrop.

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Container Park

707 Fremont Street


Day or night, this quirky outdoor mall is a great place to see what makes Downtown tick, from games to art installations to even a giant praying mantis!


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Downtown Cocktail Room
111 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Check out Mike Morey’s Sip’n’Tip, a speakeasy located inside the Downtown Cocktail Room. It’s the perfect place to get away and snag that perfect cocktail, like the delicious Finish Him.

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Luke’s Lobster
3200 S Las Vegas Blvd.


For seafood straight from the source head to Luke’s. Try their chowder and wash it down with a cold beer while taking in the nautical atmosphere in the middle of the desert.

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Viva Las Arepas
1616 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Suite 130


Enjoy true Venezuelan fare made to order. Find your favorite dish and try their signature arepas made fresh every day from authentic family recipes.

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Gangnam Asian BBQ Dining
4480 Paradise Rd.


The dynamite shrimp will melt in your mouth. Plus, this place plays K-Pop / Hip-Hop Music videos all night so you can really get in the groove.


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Feature Sneaker Boutique

3735 W Spring Mountain Rd #205


Get your kicks at the high end sneaker shop in Chinatown, a great place to explore and grow your collection.

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Tivoli Village

440 S Rampart Blvd


Check out the outside mall filled with boutiques and one-of-a-kind shops, featuring events and concerts all year round.



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150 N Las Vegas Blvd #190

This Indie and Alternative dance venue where anyone and everyone is allowed to be themselves. Check out Friday nights for 90’s music night!

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Techno Taco Tuesday at Taco & Beer

3900 Paradise Rd


Nothing goes better with a techno dance party than a taco and a beer. Come by on Tuesdays and stay till late.