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Beautiful downtown pictures after the rain.

Discussion in 'Downtown Hotels & Casinos' started by Bazzito52, Dec 9, 2014.

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  1. Bazzito52

    Bazzito52 Low-Roller

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    Scott Roeben ("Drunk Scott" to Five Hundy By Midnight podcast listeners) runs the Vital Vegas blog, when not (or maybe while) serving as publicist for the Fremont Street Experience.

    He certainly did Fremont Street proud with these stunning photos of Downtown Las Vegas after a rainstorm.


    http://vitalvegas.com/15-photos-will-make-wish-rained-every-day-las-vegas/

    Day or night, wet or dry, Downtown has never looked better, IMHO.
     
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  2. Hawaiianmark

    Hawaiianmark Low-Roller

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    Great! Thanks for the link.
     
  3. Ty

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    Very cool.
    Thanks.
     
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    We are big downtown fans, so thanks for the link. Great pictures. :thumbsup:
     
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    Nice Did not know that's how the 4 Queens was named.
     
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    True! Bonus info was great as well aside the xcellent pix.
     
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    Thanks....many fond memories of running under the light show in the rain.
     
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    When we had some rain in Sept.
     
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    I mistakenly thought the canopy provided some rain protection... just FYI... it doesn't.
     
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    shokhead I'm no big spender!

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    Thanks for sharing!!!!:thumbsup:
     
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    Great photos, thanks
     
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    :)Maybe they should install spriklers under the canopy and turn them on for ten minutes or so, every evening? Nice affect. :>)
     
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    I remember my 3rd trip just over 2 years ago and stayed Downtown, one night it rained and it was the first time I had seen rain in Vegas and I also found out that the canopy is not rain proof, I sheltered in 4 Queens till it eased off and it was funny watching people running around trying to take shelter. I watched a group of women who were running in bare feet and one of them just slid on the slippery floor and went right on her arse into a large puddle.
     
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    Hey Now!
    Some of my best Vegas pics have been on overcast/rainy days...
     
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    Scott Roeben (Vital Vegas) takes some of the best photos of Vegas I have ever seen.
    Great job!
     
  18. KnotGillty

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    Nice looking pics!
     
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    So did I.
     
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    Some fantastic pics in that link, and the gossipy-style history notes were great, too. :)
     
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