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Connect and Discover—The Best Online Groups for Las Vegas Travel Tips and Advice

Discover the best online communities for Las Vegas enthusiasts, offering tips, reviews, and advice on everything from trip planning to food and nightlife. Our curated list highlights active groups loaded with helpful insights to make the most of your Sin City experience, whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler.

From travel guides and trip planning resources to practical advice from foodies and nightlife enthusiasts, there are a number of online opportunities for lovers of Las Vegas to come together to share experiences, reminisce, and get the inside scoop on making the most of your visit.

Whether you’re planning a trip or fondly remembering your last visit to Sin City, if you’re keen to connect with other Las Vegas aficionados, we’ve compiled a list of the best online communities and dedicated to exploring all that this vibrant city has to offer.

How did we choose who to feature?

First, we dug up as many online groups dedicated to Las Vegas trip planning as we could find. Then we plumbed through every group to see how active they are, how many members they have, and what kinds of posts people make. Our list features the groups that have lots of members, consistent and active engagement, the most helpful advice, and of course, a shared love of all things Vegas.

Let’s jump in!

1. Las Vegas Vacation Tips

With nearly 100,000 members, this private Facebook group was the best place we found for getting or sharing advice for visiting Vegas. There are several new posts every day, but not so many that your feed will be completely overtaken.

Why We Like This Group: There are no ads and very little promotion from businesses (something we spotted in abundance in many public groups). The group is also moderated by Explore Vegas, a trustworthy source known for its popular YouTube channel.

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2. Las Vegas Vacation Tips 2024

This public Facebook group has just over 2,000 members and sees about 5 posts per day. Whether you’re looking for advice about what room to pick, how to get comps, or just a friendly discussion about your upcoming trip, this group has answers to any query you may have about visiting Vegas.

Why We Like This Group: It’s a quieter, less active alternative to the other groups we reviewed, but the advice is sound and it’s not full of spam like other public groups.

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3. Las Vegas Foodies

This active public Facebook group has over 62,000 members. It’s the place to go for honest restaurant recommendations and reviews, and is a great source of information on both tourist hotspots and celebrity chef restaurants as well as off-the-beaten-path and hole-in-the-wall spots and smaller establishments around the city.

Why We Like This Group: It’s just about food! Whatever cuisine or experience you’re looking for, this group will come through with helpful advice and recommendations.

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4. Las Vegas Food Scene

This alternative foodie-focused public Facebook group has over 115,000 members. If you’re looking for advice on where to eat or want to review a place you just tried in or around Las Vegas, this is the group to check out.

Why We Like This Group: It’s food-focused just like Las Vegas Foodies, but this group covers an area larger than just Las Vegas, including nearby Sun City, Boulder City, Henderson, and other areas beyond the Strip. If you truly want to experience the local food scene, this group has you covered.

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5. Las Vegas Events

With over 51,000 members, this private Facebook group is a great place to dig up smaller events around Las Vegas, including concerts, local sporting events, comedy shows, nightclub events, festivals, and more.

Why We Like This Group: This group focuses on smaller, more local events that are perfect for visitors who want to get off the beaten path and explore a less crowded scene.

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There are tons of groups full of great tips and advice for visiting Vegas, but if you’re looking for a group that’s centered around a shared love of Sin City, this is the group for you. With over 32,000 members, this group regularly features photos and memories from recent Vegas visitors, helping to build excitement for any upcoming journeys.

Why We Like This Group: This group is about more than just sharing advice—it’s also about sharing a love of Las Vegas.

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7. Vegas Over 40

This private group has over 12,000 members—all over the age of 40. While members offer much of the same advice and discussion you will find in other groups, this group is specifically for visitors aged 40+.

Why We Like This Group: We know Vegas is seen as a party destination, but not everyone is looking for that kind of Sin City Experience. This group focuses on recommendations and advice for visitors over 40, no matter what kind of experience they are seeking.

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8. Solo Las Vegas

If you’ve ever traveled solo, you know that it can be a bit, well, lonely. With over 34,000 members, this private Facebook group seeks to foster connection with advice and recommendations tailored just for solo travelers. In this group, you can find meet-ups, get advice, and engage with other solo travelers as much (or as little) as you’d like.

Why We Like This Group: So much of what Vegas has to offer is geared towards groups and couples. This Facebook group helps bring a sense of community to those who are visiting solo (either for fun or on business).

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9. r/vegas

Claiming to be the original subreddit for all things Vegas, this community has over 200,000 members. With quick links to popular topics like where to eat, transportation costs, hotel fees, and more, this subreddit should be your first stop on Reddit for insider tips.

Why We Like This Group: The FAQ wiki section of this subreddit is especially helpful, with easy links to practical resources and past threads specific to your interests. There are even detailed trip reports from real users to help you put your own itinerary together.

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10. r/lasvegas

With over 173,000 members, this subreddit is the second most popular source of Vegas info on Reddit. If you have obscure or random questions about visiting Vegas, check out this community for advice for and by locals, including lots of tips and discussion for visitors.

Why We Like This Group: This subreddit includes advice for both locals and visitors, offering a fresh perspective that can help inform your visit. It also covers some pretty nuanced travel topics, from loyalty program point conversions to niche special interest events.

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Wrapping Up

By connecting with these online communities, you can tap into a wealth of knowledge shared by fellow Vegas enthusiasts, making your trip-planning process smoother and more enjoyable. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned Sin City traveler, the groups we’ve highlighted provide valuable insights, recommendations for popular hot spots and hidden gems, and a sense of community.


About Ria Borja

Ria is a Customer Experience Manager at Canyon Tours and an avid lover of the outdoors. When she isn't helping other travelers check destinations and dream vacations off their bucket lists, she's busy exploring the Southwest. Her favorite place to visit is (unsurprisingly!) the Grand Canyon.