There are few things that spark as much excitement in the hearts of Las Vegas casino chip collectors as new chips to collect. Well, The Quad (formerly the Imperial Palace) just rolled out its new chips, and we couldn’t wait to get our hands, and lens, on some. The shiny new chips at The Quad….
The Imperial Palace, one of the more iconic hotels on the Las Vegas Strip, is rapidly transforming into The Quad, and a very visible sign of that transition has to do with, well, the signs. Specifically, they’re coming down. A number of signs have been removed recently, including more than a few IPs. Yesterday, removal….
Popular singing group Human Nature has ended a three-year run at Imperial Palace (The Quad), performing a final show on Nov. 25, 2012. The show, “Smokey Robinson Presents Human Nature: The Ultimate Celebration of Motown,” has entertained thousands of Las Vegas visitors since it opened on May 23, 2009. The Nov. 25 show marked the….
While wandering the gift shop at Imperial Palace, we stumbled (it’s just a figure of speech, probably) upon this clever Las Vegas keepsake and just had to share. This James Bondesque set has five wine accessory thingys, and costs $24.99. Remember, it’s what’s on the inside that counts. Even in Vegas.
We were giddy to receive news yesterday that massive parts of the High Roller observation wheel, the crown jewel of the even-more-massive Linq project, had arrived at the construction site behind the former O’Shea’s casino. The outsized segments, complete with inner scaffolding and ladders, will be assembled to form the support legs of the 550-foot….
It was looking, for a minute, like an epic battle between two competing Las Vegas observation wheels, the High Roller in The Linq and another called SkyVue at the south end of The Strip. Now, it’s looking like the battle might be on hold. SkyVue has taken some hits in the media in recent weeks,….
When comedian-juggler Jeff Civillico felt his show, “Comedy in Action” at Imperial Palace, could benefit from a new set, he did something extraordinary. He offered his fans the chance to help pay for it. To say they rose to the occasion would be a hefty understatement. Within a week of Civillico sharing his idea for….
The Flamingo Las Vegas and soon-to-be-renamed Imperial Palace have introduced six new LGBT commitment ceremony packages at their chapels. Same-sex couples can make their commitment ceremony dreams a reality (although Nevada’s constitution still bans same-sex marriage, don’t shoot the messenger) at any of seven venues, including the Imperial Palace’s new Silver Sky chapel (which boasts….
In a much-anticipated announcement, Caesars Entertainment (whose blog this is) has confirmed the popular, mid-Strip resort, the Imperial Palace, will soon be rebranded as “The Quad Resort and Casino.” Or just “The Quad.” Up to you. While the name of the Imperial Palace is changing to The Quad, it’ll still be the high-energy party place….
Comedian and juggler Jeff Civillico is attempting a Las Vegas first. He’s calling on his fans to help “crowdfund” a set piece for his show at Imperial Palace, and his fans are answering the call. Civillico posted the video below on his Web site, talking about his “social experiment.” Within the first 24 hours of….
First, we blew minds with revelations about a secret shortcut doorway at Caesars Palace. Then, yesterday, we spotted a doorway that eclipses that one by, oh, infinity. Yep, that’s the Imperial Palace. To find the doorway, just look up. Way up. That’s right. It’s a doorway to nowhere. Or anywhere. This door, complete with a….
When you think “value in Las Vegas,” Imperial Palace leaps to mind like a gazelle being chased by a lion. Or something. The Imperial Palace has upped the value game once again, at its Sports Bar (near the hotel’s Sports Book), with a Happy Hour we think might just be the best in Vegas. First,….
In what many are calling a “minor miracle,” Imperial Palace comedian and juggler Jeff Civillico pulled off an incredible homage to the Olympic Games at a recent show. While we’re sure the talented performer would humbly credit his feat to mere chance, his years of juggling practice most certainly played a part. Check out this….
It appears serious “condragulations” are in order for female impersonator Frank Marino and friends. Marino’s show, “Divas Las Vegas,” had its 1,000th show at Imperial Palace on July 21, 2012. Frank Marino has performed in Las Vegas for more than 27 years, making him the longest-running headliner in the city. Marino plays host (hostess?) for….
In honor of World Juggling Day (July 16, 2012), we decided to catch Jeff Civillico’s new show at the Imperial Palace. The only problem? It’s not really a juggling show. It turns out, Civillico’s show is three parts stand-up comedy, one part vaudeville, one part audience interaction, one part juggling and stunts and one very big….