Haven't seen an updated post about what Las Vegas has to offer its locals and those in town that want to veer away from the tourist sites. Of course Vegas is what the Hangover depicts, but it does have a local scene where clothing brands, businesses and local talents begin. I thought I would share this information with everyone in case they are in town and want to check out some great events. <br><br>Tuesday Blend Project: Showcasing the local rappers, dance crews, DJ's, clothing and accessories brands. It is a once a month event held on the First Tuesday of the month. It is currently held at the Hard Rock Cafe on the strip but is only marketed to supporters of the people performing. It is an 18+ event and you have to be 21 and over to drink. Security strictly enforced.. Learn more from this article:<br><br><a target="_blank" rel="nofollow" href="http://www.examiner.com/article/the-tuesday-blend-project-at-the-hard-rock-cafe">http://www.examiner.com/article/the-tuesday-blend-project-at-the-hard-rock-cafe</a><br><br>West Side Wednesdays: For all of those into eating the best burgers, FUKU burger holds an event called West Side Wednesday. This one is away from the strip. It reminds people of the Fast and the Furious car meets. Cars, music, food and local businesses you can support. There is no official site for this event, since it is word of mouth only. But check out these twitter handles to get the inside scoop. <br><br><a target="_blank" rel="nofollow" href="https://twitter.com/fukuburger">https://twitter.com/fukuburger</a><br><br>First Friday: This one is more family and friends oriented. Down Town Las Vegas is shut down and close to 30,000 people come out to drink, hang out and support local artists and businesses. <br><br><a target="_blank" rel="nofollow" href="http://www.firstfridaylasvegas.com/">http://www.firstfridaylasvegas.com/</a><br><br><br><br>Enjoy hope you have fun at some of these events!