• Happy Birthday, Flamingo Las Vegas
    Posted by at December 27th
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    On Dec. 26, 1946, Flamingo Las Vegas opened its doors for the first time.

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    The Flamingo originally cost $6 million. The hotel, and Las Vegas, have undergone a few changes since 1946.

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    For many around the world, the iconic Flamingo symbolizes the essence of Las Vegas. A true classic.


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    Bio: The Pulse of Vegas blog includes references to “we” often. But it’s actually written by one (incredibly modest) individual, Scott Roeben, a humorist, photographer, author and longtime Las Vegas resident. “We should probably interview ourselves sometime. We find us fascinating,” he says. The Pulse of Vegas blog is the official Las Vegas blog of Caesars Entertainment, the folks who run a bevy of Las Vegas hotels. It received the inaugural “Most Valuable Las Vegas Blogger” award by CBS Local/KXNT News Radio.


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