Posts in the Month of October, 2010:

Caesars Palace, Harrah's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Nightlife

Numb Brings Frosty Hotness to Harrah’s

The newest outpost of the beguilingly beatific (thanks, marketing phrase generator!) Numb bar has come to Harrah’s Las Vegas. No, seriously, it truly is beguiling. The signature cocktails (not to mention the beatific bartenders) will win you over at Harrah’s just as they have the legions of die-hard fans of Numb at Caesars Palace. Drop….

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Blackjack, Celebrities, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, The Quad, Things to Do

Today’s Featured Dealertainer

One of the coolest part of being a dealertainer (they perform, the “entertain” part, and deal blackjack) at Imperial Palace is that you get to play Halloween dress-up all year long! Today’s featured dealertainer is Jerod who takes on a rock star vibe as Poison frontman Bret Michaels. Stop by and get an autograph sometime,….

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Caesars Palace, Harrah's Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Planet Hollywood, Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino, Things to Do

Vegas Scavenger Hunt Ups the Halloween Free Factor

This blog is a huge fan of “free,” and of Las Vegas, so we were borderline euphoric to hear about a Vegas-centric scavenger hunt set for Halloween weekend, Oct. 29-31. This scavenger hunt is going to be stuffed with so much awesome, there’s even a slick video promoting it. Just for having a blast around….

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Bill's Gamblin' Hall & Saloon, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Nonsense, Things to Do

Today’s “So, You Think You Know Vegas?” Puzzler

OK, Vegas fanatics, here’s a toughie. Where on the Las Vegas Strip is this? Need a hint? Yes, we’ve seen bras-as-art elsewhere in Vegas, but these impressive specimens adorn the bar area of a mid-Strip restaurant known for its comfort food and free, live entertainment. Post your guess in the Comments section.

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Las Vegas, Things to Do

Our Gratuitous “Halloween in Vegas” Thingy

Oh, yeah, Halloween’s the (black) cat’s meow in Vegas. There are parties galore, costume contest throw-downs, haunted houses, celeb-hosted nightclub soirees and tons more. Granted, we are a Las Vegas blog, but there’s no way we’re spending upwards of 146 hours gathering all the Halloween goodness, so feel free to check out other sites that….

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Las Vegas, Nonsense

Las Vegas Named Dumbest City in U.S.

The Daily Beast Web site has named Las Vegas the dumbest major city in the U.S. We’re not really sure what they mean by that.

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Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Shopping, The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, Things to Do

Today’s Random Vegas Photographic Gloriousness

We just came up with a new motto for The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace: “Don’t Blame Us If Your Eyeballs Explode!” Seriously, we’ve visited this shopping mecca any number of times, and our pulse still kind of races when we view its eye-popping splendor. Here’s a photo we grabbed a night or two ago…..

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Las Vegas, Things to Do

Downtown Las Vegas Gets a High-Flying Zipline

Thrill-seekers are drooling over a new zipline attraction under the light-studded canopy of the Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas. The massive zipline scaffolding is an impressive feat of engineering, and somewhat daunting for those of us who like to remain a bit more, well, grounded. We snagged some video during a visit a….

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Gaming, Las Vegas, Nonsense, Things to Do, Total Rewards

11 Mistakes Every Las Vegas Visitor Makes

Nobody’s perfect, so we thought it might be useful to compile a list of blunders every visitor to Las Vegas makes. OK, maybe not “every.” But a headline like, “11 Mistakes Several People Have Made When Visiting Las Vegas” doesn’t have quite the same ring to it. Either way, here are some goofs you might….

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Caesars Palace, Celebrities, Charity, Las Vegas Casinos, Nightlife

Diddy Drops Some Ditties at Pure Nightclub

Rap impresario (translation: really rich) Diddy hosted a Vegas Strip blow-out at Pure Nightclub inside Caesars Palace on Oct. 23. Diddy was in town for the Justin Timberlake and Friends concert, a star-fueled benefit concert for the Shiner’s Hospital for Children. Check out more photos of Diddy’s appearance on the Pure Facebook page.

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Bally's Las Vegas, Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Weddings

Cassie and Greg: Two of the Coolest People We Know

How cool are Vegas fans Cassie and Greg? Here’s how cool. They invited this Las Vegas blog to their upcoming wedding at Flamingo Las Vegas! Hell, yes, we’ll be there. And not just because weddings often involve liquor and bridesmaids. Aside from the ceremony at the Flamingo Wedding Chapel, Cassie and Greg have a full….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, O'Sheas, Paris Las Vegas, Planet Hollywood

20 Vegas Halloween Costumes, Holly Madison-Style

Halloween in Las Vegas is truly something that must be seen to be believed. The same goes for Peepshow and “Holly’s World” star Holly Madison! The pulchritudinous, de facto mayor of Las Vegas has a knack for eye-catching attire. What better inspiration for your Las Vegas Halloween costume? Forget Malibu Barbie! Try Vegas Holly. Here,….

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Charity, Las Vegas Casinos, Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino, Things to Do

Nathan Burton, Frank Mir Go “Over the Edge”

Magician and Flamingo headliner Nathan Burton has finally gone over the edge, and he’s not the only one! Nathan Burton and other VIPs rappelled off the top of Rio Las Vegas as part of an “Over the Edge” fundraiser that raised more than $100,000 for the Special Olympics, Oct. 7 and 8. The Special Olympics….

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Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Weddings

Today’s Las Vegas Wedding Mojo Factoid

Oct. 10, 2010 was a big day for Las Vegas wedding chapels. People looking for some numerological mojo couldn’t resist tying the knot since 10/10/10 is said to be exceptionally lucky. (No laughing! Like you don’t have superstitions you follow, especially in Vegas casinos.) How big was 10/10/10? The chapel at Flamingo Las Vegas hosted….

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