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Vegas Vic

Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV (Downtown)
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Ranked #305 of 568 attractions in Las Vegas
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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ADA
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136 reviews 136 reviews
34 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

This makes my think of the old Las Vegas you see in the movies before the strip really expanded. I hope they preserve him and leave him on Fremont street. I'm afraid he will end up at the Neon Museum and off Fremont Street.

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Athens, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

it was kind of sad to see him looming over a ratty souvenir store. A lot of his neon is out, too. He's a landmark, an icon of another era and he should be maintained as such

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

My father Zack Hale now 86, was hired in 1969 by the owners of The Pioneer Club Tommy Elardi and his mother Margaret. He was the host from 1969-1975. He stood on the main floor, which I remember as being super small, in front of a band and had a microphone talking to all the people walking by telling them... More

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virginia MN
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Fremont street experience and Vegas Vic, fun!!!!! Tons of stuff to see and do!!!!!! Be sure to visit all the gift shops and stop in all the casinos, and of course, the Fremont light show at night!!!!!!! If you go down to far past the El Cortez Hugh, gets a bit scary...stay clear of East Fremont.

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Adelaide Australia
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858 helpful votes 858 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2010

Say "hello" to Vegas Vic when you visit Fremont Street- that's where he resides! He's been restored, so he still works tirelessly greeting visitors! Fremont Street really still does offer the old style Vegas neon experience- well worth experiencing! While you're there, consider dining options like Binion's Steak Ranch or Hugo's Cellar

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california
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2009

i have been to las vegas several times and never got a chance to see vegas vic until last year when me and my then boyfriend eloped to vegas to get married and i finally got to see vegas vic! for me it somehow represents the old school mobster days of las vegas for some reason.. my husband couldnt believe... More

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