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Stroll-N-Roll in Henderson

The best things in life are free, family-friendly and generally include bicycles. Such was the case for the Henderson, Nevada which hosted its Stroll-N-Roll, a spin so the speak on the Ciclovia phenomenon that’s sweeping the globe. Originally founded in … Continue reading

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04.2014

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World Parks: Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Reminder: If you visit a national park or recreation area, snap a few photos and share them in our World Parks Group on Flickr. Presenting the Lake Mead National Recreation Area outside of Las Vegas. Spring Flowers at Lake Mead, … Continue reading

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10.2013

Every day is Octoberfest in October! We’re most excited about the October 5 Worldwide Photo Walk and Open Access Week (October 21-27). Both of these events serve as benchmark for tourism and conservation events: why can’t all events be more inclusive, more innovative … Continue reading

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Nevada Hangout

There are many reasons to love Nevada, probably as many as there are Nevadans. This is a state of bold contrasts and extremes: rural landscapes and big cities, extravagant gaming and a low-key movement toward farmers’ markets and a growing green building … Continue reading

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Nevada’s Governor’s Conference on Tourism Opens Today #NVGovCon

December 4, Sparks, Nevada - Nevada’s Governor’s Conference on Tourism begins today in lovely Sparks. The event is being communicated via Facebook and through the Twitter hashtag #NVGovCon Friends we follow on Twitter include Nevada Magazine Travel Nevada Nevada Tourism PR Questions for conference participants: … Continue reading

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Nevada Magazine: Keeping Traditions Alive

I’d like to give kudos to a fine local magazine in the United States that is making the transition from old school publishing by embracing social media and keeping traditions alive. Have a look at Nevada Magazine. First and foremost, I … Continue reading

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Go Green in Las Vegas #FirstFridayLV

Go green and get involved! It’s a good bet that this First Friday in April will be the most innovative and eco in the events ten year history. Since it began in October 2002, First Friday is now considered the premier arts event … Continue reading

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Build a Greener Block

Brilliant idea! I have just made my pledge. I would love to see photos and videos of this in action. It ticks all the right boxes for me as a way of creating an innovative and engaging community-building event. Talk … Continue reading

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Atlatl Challenge Draws Attention to Indigenous Ingenuity

I love events that showcase the local surroundings AND offer something new that breaks the routine. Later this week in southern Nevada from March 30 – April 1 the World Atlatl Association is holding a special event at Valley of Fire State Park. I … Continue reading

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