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Voting is now open for the 5th Annual Best of Laughlin Awards.  Vote for your Favorite Laughlin Casino, Hotel, Restaurant, and much more. 

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Tropicana Laughlin Closes Buffet

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Earlier this week the Tropicana Laughlin quietly closed their Roundhouse Buffet. A FB response from Tropicana indicated they "closed the Roundhouse Buffet and over the next several months will review options as to how to best utilize that space".  The popular, monthly Veterans Buffet and 2 for 1 local buffet is no longer.   Read More

Harrah's Laughlin Room Tour

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Harrah's Laughlin South Tower Room Tour from a recent 2 day Stay-Cation. 

Pictures and details at: 

http://bit.ly/harrahslaughlin


Ribs at Bumbleberry Flats

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 Our last visit to Bumbleberry Flats was long before the new Owners took over in May of 2018.   For a long time, it was one of our favorite dining choices in Laughlin.   Just a couple of days ago we were invited out for dinner at Bumbleberry, so we were excited to try it again.    

See Our Review and More Pictures

Harrah's Laughlin Buffet

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We recently made an unplanned breaskfast/lunch visit to the Fresh Market Buffet in Harah's Laughlin.   Using our locals discount, it was a fairly good deal.  Read More Here


Aquarius replacing Marquee Sign

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The Aquarius Casino Resort  in Laughlin recently had their Landmark, Marquee sign taken down.  They will be replacing it with a brand new one soon.  Watch for new photos as soon as the work starts.   Stay tuned by joining our Facebook Group.
 

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Coming to Laughlin in April

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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

Playing the Slots in Laughlin

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

Laughlin Visitors Numbers Down in February by ‐6.7%

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Laughlin visitor are down for the second month in a row. The Las Vegas Visitor and Convention Authority recently reported February 2019 Visitor numbers were down -6.7%.   Read More. 


Gaming Revenue was also down in February, but only by -0.68%  

Laughlin Gaming Revenue Down - February

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After a good start in January, Laughlin Casinos gaming revenue was down -0.68% in February (compared to February of 2018).     Read More

Laughlin Gaming Revenue off to a good start in January

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


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Edgewater and Colorado Belle Sold to Golden Entertainment

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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

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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

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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

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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

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 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.  

Best of Laughlin News

Best of Laughlin Awards

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  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

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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

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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

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 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

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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: 

https://goo.gl/AAfUmh


Riverside Resort/Don Laughlin Opinion on New Bridge

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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:  https://goo.gl/QugHHh

News and Updates

Laughlin Slots - Loose or Tight?

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 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

Community

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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.  


Learn more about this unique place by joining our Facebook Group.

Events

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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".  

Entertainment

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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