Posts in the Month of January, 2011:

Celebrities, Flamingo Las Vegas, Giveaways, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment

Freebie Fun: Flamingo’s Fabulous Fans Giveaway

This blog loves it some free Las Vegas stuff, so here’s today’s Vegas freebie delivery device: The Fabulous Fans Giveaway. This free-to-enter giveaway is exclusively on Facebook, and up-for-grabs is a two-night stay in the ultra-slick Go Rooms at Flamingo Las Vegas, dinner at Margaritaville and tickets to Donny & Marie, including a VIP meet-and-greet…..

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Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino

Questions You’ll Never Hear From a Chippendales Guy

1. “It’s chilly in here, can I just keep my shirt on?” 2. “Do you think people will get the wrong impression if I get nipple rings?” 3. “I want this, too, but can we just take it slow?” 4. “Do these pants make me look fat?” 5. “Why do people laugh when I say….

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Celebrities, Charity, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Planet Hollywood

Louie Anderson Shows Off His Hot Dog at Pink’s

Vegas regular Louie Anderson unveiled a new hot dog named in his honor at Pink’s inside Planet Hollywood on Jan. 27. The beloved funnyman took orders, made the new Louie Dog (topped with mustard, sauerkraut and onions) for fans and talked about how a portion of the sales of the new dog will benefit the….

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Las Vegas, Nonsense

How Do You Pronounce “Nevada,” Anyway?

When you’re in Vegas, oh, and you will be, make sure you pronounce our fair state correctly, please! Here’s a handy video to clarify this sometimes confusing linguistic dilemma.

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Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Las Vegas Restaurants, Paris Las Vegas, Planet Hollywood, Things to Do

More Holly Madison News (Not Our Fault)

Look, this blog doesn’t make up the news, we just report it. We admit, however, we tend to like when the news relates to Planet Hollywood’s Peep Show star Holly Madison. The de facto mayor of Las Vegas has confirmed she’ll appear (Mar. 4) at the opening of the new Sugar Factory American Brasserie, a….

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Celebrities, Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Miracle Mile, Planet Hollywood, Shopping

Fans Get Jason Statham Fix at “Mechanic” Premiere

It was a star-studded red carpet event at Planet Hollywood for the premiere of “The Mechanic,” a new action film starring Jason Statham, Ben Foster and Donald Sutherland. On Jan. 26, Statham made a flashy entrance in front of Planet Hollywood and The Miracle Mile Shops, driving a sporty red car we do not entirely….

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Caesars Entertainment, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Nightlife, Paris Las Vegas

Chateau Nightclub Opening Nears at Paris

There’s so much buzz about the opening of the new Chateau Nightclub at Paris Las Vegas, we feel like we just tripped over a hornets nest. Here’s a look at the interior of this much talked-about addition to the Vegas nightlife scene. Chateau is slated to open Mar. 5, and will feature a 10,000-square-foot terrace….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas, Miracle Mile, Shopping, Things to Do

Louie Anderson to Unveil New Dog at Pink’s

Comedian, author and former game show host Louie Anderson will make a special appearance at Pink’s at The Miracle Mile inside Planet Hollywood on Jan. 27 (10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.) to launch the new “Louie Dog.” The beloved comedian will take and fill orders, with proceeds from the sale of each Louie Dog going….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Las Vegas Hotels, Planet Hollywood, Things to Do

Jason Statham Premieres “Mechanic” at the Planet

Chiseled action star Jason Statham will be on-hand tonight (Jan. 26) at the Planet Hollywood resort for the premiere of his new action flick, “The Mechanic.” A portion of Las Vegas Boulevard will shut down for a “motor stunt” to be performed by Statham prior to the premiere. We have been rooting around for details….

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Bally's Las Vegas, Caesars Entertainment, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment

A New Outpost for Discount Show Tickets in Vegas

Taking its cue from the all-access, 24-hour Buffet of Buffets deal (unlimited access to seven great Vegas buffets), the All-Stage Pass has been creating some buzz of its own. This affordable pass (just $99) delivers all the shows you can consume in a 48-hour period. The deal includes 17 shows up and down the Strip….

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Bally's Las Vegas, Celebrities, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment

Joey Fatone Returns to “Price is Right” at Bally’s

Former NSYNC member and “Dancing with the Stars” contestant Joey Fatone is scheduled to again host The Price is Right Live stage show at Bally’s Las Vegas, Jan. 25 through Feb. 5. We caught him during his last stint at Bally’s, and he seemed perfectly suited to his hosting duties, keeping things lively with his….

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

Penn Shows Support for Fellow Magician, Paul Vigil

One of the great things about members of the Las Vegas entertainment community is that they are often so supportive of their fellow performers. We caught Harrah’s bamboozler Mac King at the final show of Lance Burton. Flamingo headliners George Wallace and magician Nathan Burton turned up at the opening of “Vegas: The Show!” at….

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

What Could Make This Blog Do Karaoke?

This blog hates karaoke, no two ways about it. Bonus factoid: “Karaoke” comes from two Japanese words, “kara” meaning “we would prefer,” and “oke,” meaning “having an icepick jammed into our ear.” But now McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon, inside Rio Vegas, throws a wrench into the works with its “Ultimate Karaoke Tuesdays.” Check it out…..

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Craps, Gaming, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Nonsense, Paris Las Vegas

Today’s Gambling Term You Probably Didn’t Know

As we’re wandering around our favorite casinos, we often encounter things that make us wonder, “What’s that thing called?” Recently, this little baby on a craps table caught our eye. Happily, one of the friendly craps dealers at Paris Las Vegas was happy to answer our inquiry. The gadget used to push cash into the….

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

Free Vegas Wallpaper, Valued at $21,000

Oh, yes, you read that headline right. This blog is hooking you up with a $21,000 value. First, here is the most lovely photo of the The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace we’ve taken all week. Bam! Click here for a larger version. So, here’s the hook-up. We just valued this amazing photo at $21,000….

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