The Latest from: Marc Meltzer
Marc Meltzer eats, drinks, breathes and sleeps (barely) Las Vegas. If there’s a hot new nightclub opening, he’s in the VIP getting bottle service. If you’re searching for the best spots to eat in town, Marc’s memorized the menu. And if you want to gamble - be it at the sportsbook, table games, video poker or even Sigma Derby – Marc knows all the tricks to stretch your dollar, from betting strategy, to finding the best odds, to how to score some juicy comps. “What happens in Vegas” is what Marc is all about.
The sportsbooks on the Vegas Strip are great but there are plenty of great places to watch and wager on football all around Las Vegas. Visitors need to get out of the bubble for a different experience. Marc Meltzer takes a look at some great spots to watch/gamble on a game off The Strip.
Covers' "man about town" in Las Vegas, Marc Meltzer, wasn't always a resident of Sin City. There was a time in his life when he was a New Yorker and an over-passionate Jets' fan. Much like his tastes may change when it comes to Vegas steakhouses, his football preferences are evolving, as well.
The summer may be over but it's always sizzling in Sin City. Marc Meltzer is inside Sake Rok at The Park, telling us "What's Hot In Las Vegas" for the month of September, including huge festivals, great food and of course, football.
Sports betting has never been so popular. That means a number of Las Vegas casinos have pumped money back into their race and sports properties the past few years, giving way to a sportsbook renaissance that is more about the experience than just a spot to get your bets in. Covers.com grades the very best in Vegas books.
All spring and summer in Las Vegas, casino properties have been renovating in preparation for the busiest time of the year - football season. Marc Meltzer reviews some of the best new viewing experiences in Sin City for NFL and college football fans and bettors.
There was a casino building boom in Las Vegas nearly 10 years ago, when Aria and the Cosmopolitan opened. New casinos aren’t popping up from the ground so quickly today in Las Vegas. Covers Las Vegas writer Marc Meltzer explores how that hasn’t stopped many properties from reinventing themselves.
The other day Covers' own Marc Meltzer hit a big win playing Double Double Bonus video poker game while waiting for the line to pass at Starbucks. That got him thinking thinking of some of the most fun gambling sessions visiting casinos and recounts the night in Atlantic City with just $200 in his pocket which turned into the "Greatest Night of Gambling" of his life.
August is loaded with amazing shows and incredible eats, all over the Las Vegas Strip - the ends with a bang on August 26 when Floyd Mayweather takes on Connor McGregor at T-Mobile Arena. Marc Meltzer is inside Sake Rok at The Park, telling you "What's Hot In Las Vegas" this month.
Covers' "Man About Town" Marc Meltzer does plenty of #restauranting and #foodsploring in Las Vegas and he has put together a brief list of his favorite Happy Hour experiences for both The Strip and downtown.
The weather is blazing hot in Las Vegas and the betting menu is light. It's a perfect time of year for casinos all over the city to renovate their properties and Marc Meltzer has the latest details on construction in Sin City.
Marc Meltzer, our "man about town" in Las Vegas, has just returned from his annual vacation where he immerses himself in everything Sin City has to offer. He offers up a few observations (good and bad) and suggestions for anyone planning their next visit.
The NBA Summer League is one of the hidden gems for hardcore basketball fans. It is one of the best entertainment values in Las Vegas and will run from July 7 to July 17 on the campus of UNLV. And yes, you can gamble on it.
Temperatures on the Vegas Strip are constantly in the triple digits and the only thing hotter than the July weather is the entertainment around town. We're inside Sake Rok at The Park talking about "What's Hot In Las Vegas" with Las Vegas insider Marc Meltzer.
The NHL's expansion draft is complete, the league's entry draft is done, and the league has released their full schedule for the 2017-18 season. Now is the perfect time to start planning a trip to Las Vegas to see your favorite team take on the new Golden Knights.
Marc Meltzer's annual Las Vegas "vacation" is rapidly approaching. With that in mind, it's time for him to discuss the importance of gambling practice - golf, video games, and everything in between.
Everyone wants some of that Las Vegas love when it comes to freebies from the casinos. Marc Meltzer offers some advice on how to maximize the casino rewards system and improve your upgrades during your next visit to Sin City.
Marc Meltzer likes to discuss his favorite games to play when wagering in Las Vegas. This time around, however, he educates you on the casino bets with the highest "house edge" that you should avoid at all times.
Summer hits Sin City in June and Las Vegas could be the hottest place on earth - and we don't just mean the temperature on the Strip. Massive festivals, huge sporting events, and robot bartenders - yeah, you heard us - highlight "What's Hot In Las Vegas" this month.
There’s a pool scene for everyone in Vegas - even us degenerate gamblers. Our "man on the street" in Las Vegas, Marc Meltzer, breaks down where and when are the best options for playing some cards or rolling some dice outdoors in Sin City.
Marc Meltzer likes beer. It's a tough gig, but he's been doing plenty of tasting and has put together a list of some of the best spots in Las Vegas to enjoy a cold brew (or room temperature if that's your taste). Thank us later.