conventions

Attendees pose by a SEMA sign at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
© Steve Marcus, for USA TODAY
Mitch Kelly
August 06, 2020 - 6:52 am
The coronavirus pandemic has cost Las Vegas another huge convention.
Read More
CES 2020
David Becker/Getty Images
Mitch Kelly
July 28, 2020 - 7:35 am
Las Vegas took another huge blow on Tuesday when it was announced that the 2021 Consumer Electronics Show would be going all digital.
Read More
The Las Vegas Convention Center is seen from the Riviera Hotel & Casino on April 30, 2015
Ethan Miller/Getty Images
Paul Ihander
July 08, 2020 - 1:50 pm
Two big conventions say Las Vegas isn't in the cards for 2020.
Read More
Scenes of an empty Las Vegas Strip
Ethan Miller/Getty Images
Mitch Kelly
May 01, 2020 - 6:25 am
The plunge was expected, but it's hard to digest nevertheless.
Read More
Ethan Miller/Getty Images
Associated Press
April 20, 2020 - 9:19 am
The agency promoting tourism in Las Vegas is quickly re-doing its budget, with coronavirus casino closures and business shutdowns projected to result in a two-thirds cut in hotel room tax funding for the fiscal year starting July 1.
Read More
Professional studio microphone, recording studio, equipment in the blurry background
Patrick Daxenbichler/Getty Images
Mitch Kelly
March 20, 2020 - 8:46 am
One of the biggest conventions in Las Vegas will take a pass on 2020 over fears about COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Read More
General atmosphere during the CinemaCon 2018 The State of the Industry and Walt Disney Studios Presentation at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace during CinemaCon 2017
Ethan MIller/Getty Images
Associated Press
March 12, 2020 - 5:52 am
The coronovirus outbreak continues to cost Las Vegas shows and conventions, with two big events announcing their cancellation on Wednesday.
Read More
The Adobe logo is displayed on the side of the Adobe Systems headquarters January 15, 2010 in San Jose, California.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Mitch Kelly
March 03, 2020 - 6:14 am
Coronavirus concerns continue to swell and another convention has been canceled in Las Vegas because of that.
Read More
Oracle chairman of the board and chief technology officer Larry Ellison delivers a keynote address during the 2019 Oracle OpenWorld on September 16, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Mitch Kelly
December 11, 2019 - 8:08 am
It appears that the Oracle OpenWorld trade show is moving to Las Vegas.
Read More