News ‘n Views

  • An Ode to Old Vegas
    A paean to the old days, by Boulder Betsy. O Vegas, what’s become of you? Alas, the bean counters now rule…
  • A new hotel with even more outrageous dimensions
    How does this sound to you folks? 3,640 rooms, 174,000 square feet of casino space, 283,000 square feet of convention space, 2,000 slot machines, 212 table games, a theater of 6,265 square feet, a 5 acre pool and Continue reading →
  • One casino falls as another rises
    This photo shows the remaining rubble of once what was once the Fiesta. Once a locals’ favorite, what the Fiesta closed when the pandemic hit and never reopened. Bit by bit over the last few months the building Continue reading →
  • Best show in town?
    Taylor Swift’s upcoming show in 2023 had a big fiasco when Ticketmaster reserved tickets for about 3.5 million fans for presale. Last I heard, Allegiant Stadium holds about 70,000 people. I think this qualifies as the hottest upcoming Continue reading →
  • Visit our Shop for Vegas goodies and gift ideas!
    • Chips and tokens from most Las Vegas properties
      • Large selection from past historical casinos (Showboat, Boardwalk, Harley Davidson Cafe)
        • Casino Token Pocketwatches with tokens from real casinos
        • Authentic playing cards used in play at casinos
      • Artist-created T-Shirts
      • Vegas souvenirs and gifts
      • Books by local authors

Vegas Collectible Gaming Chips

Many of these are historical chips from casinos that are no longer in existence.

Vegas Casino Slot Tokens

Hundreds of tokens for the avid collector, many historic from the 1980’s-1990’s, from current and past casinos


We currently feature T-Shirts with original abstract images from a local artist– and one that is a 1980’s classic.

Authentic Casino Playing Cards

These cards have been used in actual casino play and have the casino’s seal.

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