Catch Bobby Flay in a holiday-themed “Feast of the Seven Fishes Holiday Throwdown” starting Dec. 2 on the Food Network. Flay, “Iron Chef” star and mastermind behind Mesa Grill at Caesars Palace and other highly-touted restaurants, goes up against the Pellegrino family of Rao’s, also at Caesars Palace, in a challenge featuring an Italian holiday tradition, the….
The Rio’s “500 Wild Weekends” two-night stay giveaway is coming to an end on Dec. 4. Don’t miss it! It’s easy and free to enter. Just follow @RioVegas on Twitter, and use the hashtag #RioVegas in any of your tweets. That’s it! You can enter every day until the giveaway ends. The more people who….
It was a big event at Flamingo Vegas when Donny Osmond returned for his first show since winning “Dancing With the Stars.” Nice coverage here, with a photo gallery. More coverage of the Donny Osmond homecoming here. Catch Donny & Marie live at Flamingo.
Love this article in the Las Vegas Sun about the origins of Human Nature, the Motown-fueled hit show at Imperial Palace. Key quote from the article: “My whole arm up a cow, actually.” Definitely words we didn’t expect to read today. See “Human Nature” at Imperial Palace Vegas.
The L.A. Times did a great article about the Harlequin cover art exhibit at Paris Las Vegas. Read more. “The Heart of a Woman: Harlequin Cover Art 1949-2009″ is free and open to the public. The gallery is located just outside of the Paris reception area. Hours of operation are 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. The….
For the first time ever on the Las Vegas Strip, the Nevada Ballet Theatre will perform “The Nutcracker,” a holiday classic. Choreographed by Peter Anastos, the production will debut at Paris Las Vegas, for just six performances: Dec. 18 (8:00 p.m.), Dec. 19 (2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.), Dec. 20 (1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.)….
Think you can bring the funny? The Improv at Harrah’s Las Vegas is on the hunt for the funniest person in America! In this new contest, one lucky comic will win the opportunity to perform a six-night run at the Improv at Harrah’s Las Vegas in 2010. Contestants need to videotape at least one-minute of….
On Dec. 1, the incomparable Cher celebrates her 100th show at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. As a special treat in honor of the occasion, tickets for her Dec. 1-16 performances are available for just $100 (regularly, $175). Use offer code “NV100″ when reserving your tickets, restrictions apply. For more information, visit Ticketmaster.com. Other 100th-show-inspired specials….
Big plans are in the works for one of the Las Vegas Strip’s most recognizable resorts, Planet Hollywood! Harrah’s Entertainment head honcho (technically, “Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,” and all-around great guy, and we’re not just saying that to kiss up) Gary Loveman just announced plans for the company to buy the Planet Hollywood Resort…..
The Fremont Street Experience, in downtown Las Vegas, is going country for the annual kick-off party for the National Finals Rodeo on Dec. 2. The event includes free live concerts on two stages at Fremont Street Experience. Find out more, rodeo fans.
Flamingo funnyman George Wallace has launched a toy drive on behalf of HELP of Southern Nevada, a group that serves needy children. From Dec. 1-12, guests who donate two or more unwrapped toys to the George Wallace Toy Drive will receive a free ticket to his popular show. The free tickets can be redeemed for….
Yep, the rumors are true. There won’t be a Comedy Festival in Las Vegas this year. Read more here. Luckily, there are plenty of hilarious alternatives to quench your thirst for laughs at our Pulse of Vegas destinations. Check these out. Mac King at Harrah’s Las Vegas Simply one of the best comedy-magic shows in town,….
Donny Osmond fans everywhere are all aflutter after the entertainment icon took home the top prize on the season nine finale of the TV hit series “Dancing With the Stars.” Donny and his partner, Kym Johnson, won the much-talked-about “Dancing With the Stars” mirror-ball trophy by besting singer Mya (second place) and most-improved, heart-tugger Kelly….
It’s time to slip on those running shoes and join the fun (hey, some consider it fun!) at the 2009 Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon, Dec. 6. Get the skinny here. This year’s event will benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America. Tens of thousands of runners are expected to participate. There’s a….