Las Vegas: Thanksgiving travelers ready to feast in ‘fully reopened’ city Mike Shoro, Las Vegas Review-Journal · November 23, 2021 at 2:52 pm Thanksgiving holiday travelers are coming, and they have quite the appetite. It’s the second Thanksgiving weekend during the pandemic. But the circumstances are different this year: There are no pandemic capacity restrictions, shows are up and running, COVID-19 vaccines are widely available across the country and international borders are open to vaccinated travelers. Mask mandates are again in place. Those factors bode well for Las Vegas’ tourism economy and its chances of resembling a pre-pandemic Thanksgiving holiday weekend.