Ahead of the Life is Beautiful Festival this upcoming weekend, “The Wall Street Journal” rounded up four Vegas experts to divulge their favorite Sin City places and secret gems in a dishy new article. Las Vegas natives Brandon Flowers, lead singer of The Killers, and famed restaurateur Elizabeth Blau will both be on hand at….
Much-anticipated news on the wheeling and dealing at The Linq and its crown jewel, the High Roller observation wheel, is surfacing as December nears. The first phase—meaning about the first third of the landmark district’s 30-plus tenants—is set to open by the end of the year. While there are plenty of strictly-shopping and dining forums….
From rags to riches Shania Twain’s life wasn’t always so glamorous. Before she rocketed to the top of country (and then pop) charts in the ’90s, her rocky, scarring childhood nearly derailed her musical ambitions. After overcoming such adversity, the country icon promised herself she’d give back to those less fortunate. Today, the Colosseum’s country….
Bally’s Las Vegas headliner Véronic DiCaire’s voice will go on, at least through January. Due to popular demand, her “VÉRONIC Voices” show has announced additional dates through Jan. 18. Tickets are on sale now. “I am so excited that we’re adding shows for January,” said DiCaire. “We’ve had such a phenomenal response to the show….
NBC’s smash hit “Parks and Recreation” filmed its 100th episode this week and shooting wraps tomorrow morning for the milestone show. Jim O’Heir, who plays the lovable punching bag Jerry Gergich, is jetting on a plane to Las Vegas for some much-needed R&R at Bally’s. As Vegas prepares for a Jerry invasion, O’Heir shared two….
The last remaining old Vegas showgirl revue and longest-running Strip show, “Jubilee!,” is ruffling its feathers after 32 years on stage. It was just announced today that the beloved musical production is getting a revamp courtesy of choreographer-to-the-stars Frank Gatson. Expect a bold revitalization on the glittering production show when it re-opens in early 2014…..
As a special bonus to Donny and Marie Osmond’s recent news, we sat down with Marie’s daughter, Rachael Lauren, the costume designer of Flamingo Las Vegas’ “Donny & Marie” for a backstage interview. The 24-year-old designed every one of the costumes currently in the show. She’s a rhinestoning machine, admitting she has hand-glued thousands of….
Shania Twain can’t get enough of Las Vegas. The country queen—who is hot on the heels of her “Shania: Still the One” one-year anniversary at The Colosseum—has just added 15 more shows to her winter schedule. As her remaining 2013 dates continue to sell out, she has announced the following performances for January and February….
The enchanting fragrances of fall are some of the year’s most intoxicating. When the weather chills and everything is pumpkin, caramel, sweet cream, cinnamon and apple, there are only two things I want to do: bake and spa. And since spa-ing doesn’t add any inches on the hips, I decided to go on a Pinterest….
“What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas,” the award-winning Las Vegas tourism campaign catchphrase that made an audible splash around the world when it debuted in 2003, is still buzzing a decade later. Also referred to as “What happens here, stays here,” what started as a witty tagline that gave a permissive wink to those….
In a harmonious twist, Caesars Palace headliner Elton John and famed film writer/director Cameron Crowe have come full circle once again thanks to a revealing new interview with “Rolling Stone” magazine. It’s been 13 years since Crowe wrote and directed his semi-autobiographical “Almost Famous,” the 1970’s-era coming-of-age story that instantly became a cult classic and….
Chef Nobu Matsuhisa is synonymous with the world’s best sushi and Japanese food. His luxe Nobu brand has now expanded to 22 restaurants worldwide, complete with his new venture into posh hotels, the first location being Nobu Hotel at Caesars Palace, which opened in April. Its shining jewel is Nobu Caesars Palace restaurant, his largest….
Dec. 1 will mark one year since Shania Twain debuted her resident concert at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, and if you’ve missed out on the show so far, get tickets to her upcoming performances on select dates from Oct. 15-Dec. 14. The number one selling country female artist of all time has plenty to say….
Supermodel and “America’s Next Top Model” host Tyra Banks treated the casino as her runway during a Vegas trip this past weekend. The glamorous celebrity cover girl took to her Vine account to post a hilarious video of herself, doing what she hashtagged as the “#TyTyTwirl” in the middle of the Forum casino at Caesars….
Donny and Marie Osmond have dazzled Las Vegas audiences for five years at Flamingo, and the music icons announced today they’ve extended their residency deal through 2014. In a press conference, the star siblings—along with Flamingo Las Vegas Regional President Eileen Moore and LVCVA Host Committee Chairman Oscar Goodman—confirmed they’ve signed on to keep their….