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Craig Nelson

Craig Nelson - Contributor at ShowTickets.com (Photo: Clay Williams)

A writer based in Manhattan, Craig Nelson loves to explore cities around the world and write about what he finds. With more than a dozen years of documenting New York City for various outlets, his passion for The Big Apple runs deep. He's also a fan of Las Vegas and loves to cover everything from the hottest shows to the newest attractions that arrive on The Strip. During his career, he's worked for travel and food publishers like Zagat, Not For Tourists, Frommer's and TripAdvisor. Writing for ShowTickets.com lets him keep up with what's happening in NYC and Vegas. In his free time, you'll find him dreaming about Italy and France in Central Park or hopping the subway to check out a new neighborhood somewhere in the five boroughs. 

Posts (111)

  • The 10 Best Views in New York City

    Category General

    |by Craig Nelson |August 10, 2018

    Behold the vistas of New York City

  • Last Chance! Backstreet Boys Announce Final Residency Dates

    Category Vegas Showstoppers

    |by Craig Nelson |August 8, 2018

    The band most known for “Backstreet’s Back! Aright!” are hanging up their microphones after a final residency

  • Paul Shaffer is Coming to Cleopatra's Barge in Las Vegas

    Category Vegas Showstoppers

    |by Craig Nelson |July 25, 2018

    Band leader and musician Paul Shaffer is heating up Vegas this fall

  • 5 Amazing Shows for a Summer Girlfriend Getaway

    Category Vegas Showstoppers

    |by Craig Nelson |July 23, 2018

    Make it a gal pal vacation to remember

  • Get ‘All Shook Up’ with Elvis in Vegas

    Category Vegas Showstoppers

    |by Craig Nelson |July 12, 2018

    The King of Rock n’ Roll is back on the Vegas stage celebrating his biggest hits

  • The One and Only Diana Ross Returns to Vegas

    Category Vegas Showstoppers

    |by Craig Nelson |July 11, 2018

    One of the most celebrated voices in modern time is coming back to the Vegas stage

  • The Gipsy Kings are Coming to Vegas

    Category Vegas Showstoppers

    |by Craig Nelson |July 2, 2018

    Dance to this spirited band in Sin City

  • Laugh it Up with Iliza Shlesinger

    Category Vegas Showstoppers

    |by Craig Nelson |June 29, 2018

    The popular comedian hits the strip for a night of side-stitch laughter

  • 5 Sassiest Drag Shows in Vegas

    Category Vegas Showstoppers

    |by Craig Nelson |June 28, 2018

    Vegas is not complete without seeing one of these sassy drag shows