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Riverwalk Festivals


Upcoming Riverwalk Festivals  in February and March.  These take place outdoors on the scenic Riverwalk between the Colorado Belle and Edgewater Casinos overlooking the Colorado River.   

Laughlin Gaming Revenue off to a good start in January


Laughlin gaming revenue  was up 1.83% to $ $46,503,676   compared to the same period in 2018.   Read More Here

Laughlin Visitors Numbers Down in January by 4.2%


Laughlin visitor counts off to a poor start for the year. The Las Vegas Visitor and Convention Authority recently reported January 2019 Visitor Statistics,

Even though Gaming Revenue was up  1.83% in Laughlin for the month of January, Visitor Numbers to Laughlin were down ‐4.2%.   Read More


Harrah's Laughlin Raises Resort Fee


The nightly resort fee at Harrah's Laughlin is up $1 per night as of March 2019, changing from

$14.00 + $1.75 tax per night - Total $15.75 per night  to 

$15.00 + $1.88 tax per night - Total $16.88 per night   

See all the Laughlin Resort Fees:

Laughlin Resort Fee Guide

Laughlin Resort Fee

All but 4 Laughlin Hotel/Casinos now have Resort Fees.  See the latest breakdowns here:  Resort Fee Guide  They are slowly inching up at several properties. 

Coming to Laughlin in April


Rock N Ribs, Country Road Festival, Blues N Brews and Brad Paisley will be just some of the events, concerts, and festivals in April.  Plus the 37th Annual River Run.   Read More

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Edgewater and Colorado Belle Sold to Golden Entertainment


On January 14, 2019, Golden Entertainment Inc. closed on the deal to purchase the Edgewater and Colorado Belle Resort Casinos in Laughlin, NV.    Read More

Total Rewards is now Caesars Rewards



As of February 1st, the Total Rewards players club officially became known as Caesars Rewards.  Membership tiers will remain the same: Gold, Platinum, Diamond and Seven Stars. The Tier Credits needed for each level will also remain the same.  More Info

Laughlin Visitors Numbers Down in December and for all of 2018


The Las Vegas Visitor and Convention Authority recently reported  December Visitor Statistics as well as the yearly numbers.  

Even though Gaming Revenue was up 4.52% in Laughlin for the month of December, Visitor Numbers to Laughlin were down ‐7.3%. The Visitor Volume for the entire year  (2018) were down  -2.3%.   See the Breakdown by month: Read More


Laughlin Gaming Revenue Up for December 2018


Laughlin gaming revenue  was up 4.52% to $32.6 Million  compared to the same period in 2017,  For 2018 overall, Laughlin gaming revenue was up 3.31%.   Read More Here

Laughlin Resort Fee Guide


Several Laughlin Hotel/Casinos now have Resort Fees.  See the latest breakdowns here:  Resort Fee Guide

Best of Laughlin News

Best of Laughlin Awards


  Aquarius Casino Resort led the way with the most awards in 2018. See all the 2018 Best of Laughlin Award  Winners here.  

Top 6 Pizza Places in Laughlin


Finding the best pizza is often a matter or personal preference.  The style, crust, toppings, and even sauce are important.  Everyone has their own likes and dislikes. In the 2018 Best of Laughlin survey, a local favorite, Pint's recaptured the top pizza spot this year. 

See the top 6 Pizza Places in Laughlin

New Riverside Resort Pool Opens


The new, adults only resort pool is now open at the Riverside Resort in Laughlin. The pool is connected to Loser's Lounge, which also underwent a bit of remodeling. 

Laughlin Buzz Poker Chips Sale


 Get one while supplies last! We still have some Laughlin Buzz 2017 Collectible Poker Chips in stock.   Sorry, we are out of 2018 ones!   

Order here.

Laughlin Community News

Laughlin Economic Development Corporation Statement on New Proposed Bridge


On December 21, 2018 the 

Laughlin Economic Development Corporation released a press release outlining their position egarding new proposed Laughlin/BHC Bridge.  Read the press release at:

Riverside Resort/Don Laughlin Opinion on New Bridge


On December 20, 2018 the Riverside Resort & Don Laughlin  released a letter outlining their opinion on a second proposed, new bridge between Laughlin and Bullhead City.  Read the letter here:

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News and Updates

Laughlin Slots - Loose or Tight?


 Where are the loosest slots? Stats show Laughlin has one of the highest slot hold percentages, second only to the Vegas Strip.  Read More 

A Visit to the New Pioneer

 We finally made a visit to the Pioneer Hotel and Gambling Hall.  It was our first one since the new owners took over on May 1st.   Gaming resumed on Labor Day weekend.   Read More

Around Laughlin



Laughlin is a small hidden gem located at the southern most tip of Nevada.  Filled with small town charm it is a community where over 10,000 residents home.  

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Laughlin is filled with many things to see and do.  From enjoying the Colorado River, exploring the Colorado River Heritage Greenway Trail,  dining in one of Laughlin’s restaurants, seeing top entertainers, or enjoying the Casinos, Laughlin has it all.  No wonder why so many people call it their "Happy Place".  



Casinos, Concerts, Shows, Festivals, Car  Shows, Comedy and so much more.  

See the 4th annual Best of Laughlin Award Winners. 

Read more on our Laughlin Buzz Blog