Founder and Publisher, TheList.Vegas
This week, Ira Sternberg spoke with Andrew Kiraly, founder and publisher of TheList.Vegas, a new Las Vegas events calendar created by locals and curated for locals. In this episode of Talk About Las Vegas, Andrew talks about why he wanted to create a website devoted to events in Las Vegas, especially in a post-COVID world; how he curates the information; why the key to the calendar is simplicity; the unique 24-hour nature of the town and the potential vibrant cultural life it offers; and future plans for the website.
Native Las Vegan Andrew Kiraly is a longtime writer and editor based in Southern Nevada. From 2010 to 2022, he served as editor of Desert Companion , Nevada Public Radio’s award-winning city-regional magazine. Prior to that, he was a writer and editor at local alt-weeklies The Mercury and Las Vegas CityLife for decades. He graduated from the original Las Vegas High School and also has an MFA from UNLV’s Creative Writing program.