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Today’s Featured Imperial Palace Dealertainer

You  know them, you love them, they’re the famed dealertainers of the Imperial Palace. We should amend that a bit. You probably know a few of the IP’s famed dealertainers (blackjack dealers who also perform onstage), but do you know them all? You probably will, if you keep reading this Las Vegas blog. Today’s featured….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Nightlife, The Quad, Things to Do

Today’s Las Vegas Hangover Hook-Up

It’s Monday, and you require some hooch. Here’s an idea. Hit Rockhouse Bar & Nightclub at Imperial Palace and play “Rock, Paper, Scissor” for a shot at 50% off the price of your cocktail. That’s right. On Mondays, just play this classic battle of intuition with one of the scantily-clad Rockhouse bartenders, and if you….

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Celebrities, Charity, Flamingo Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, The Quad, Things to Do

Ethel M Chocolates Hosts Annual Cactus Lighting

Typically, this blog likes to hold off on news about the holidays as long as possible, but we’ve heard such great things about the cactus lighting at Ethel M’s, we have to talk about it. On Nov. 15, the Las Vegas-based Ethel M Chocolates will hold its annual cactus lighting event. The 18th Annual Cactus….

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Caesars Palace, Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, The Quad

Today’s Featured Dealertainer: Rod Stewart

Just as the real Rod Stewart breezes back into Caesars Palace for the second year of his successful Las Vegas residency (starting Nov. 3, 2011), we discover a new addition to the dealertainer (dealers who sing, or the other way around) line-up at Imperial Palace! It’s Vic taking on the persona of, wait for it,….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, The Quad

Frank Marino’s Gender-Bending Transformation

Frank Marino, star of “Divas Las Vegas,” goes through an astonishing transformation every time he performs at Imperial Palace. Thanks to the technological miracle that is this blog’s rudimentary knowledge of animated gifs, here’s a rare glimpse into just how dramatic the popular female-impersonator’s nightly transformation really is! Marino and his talented cast recently celebrated….

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

Today’s Featured Dealertainer: Charo

Today’s featured Las Vegas dealertainer is Susan, who takes on the persona of Charo as she performs and deals blackjack in the always-lively dealtertainer pit at Imperial Palace. Bonus real-Charo trivia: The enduring performer’s real name is María del Rosario Pilar Martínez Molina Gutiérrez de los Perales Santa Ana Romanguera y de la Hinojosa Rasten…..

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, The Quad

Vegas Show Hook-Up: “Name That Tune Live”

This blog loves it some Vegas entertainment, so we pass along great deals when we hear about them. In that spirit, we give you today’s “free” show ticket hook-up from “Name That Tune Live,” the new show at Imperial Palace. You’ll note we put “free” in quotation marks, because while this ticket deal is “technically”….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, The Quad

Today’s Thing We Didn’t Know About Imperial Palace

We tend to know everything about Las Vegas. (Actual results may vary.) But the other day, wandering aimlessly around the Imperial Palace, we discovered something we’d never seen before: The hotel’s Race & Sports Book. We figured there must be one, somewhere. But we had no idea whatsoever it would be like this. To put….

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

Today’s Featured Dealertainer at Imperial Palace

You know ‘em, you love ‘em, we shoot ‘em. They’re the dealertainers of Imperial Palace. Today’s featured dealertainer is Lana as pop powerhouse, Pink. See all our featured dealertainers. Got a favorite? Bonus Pink trivia: The singer’s real name is Alecia Beth Moore.

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, The Quad

The Imperial Palace Buffet Strikes Back

The oft-maligned Emperor’s Buffet at Imperial Palace knows what some are saying about it, and it’s not pleased. Oh, this blog has heard the rumors. And we, too, have been a tad reluctant to visit the buffet at the IP, but after a surprise drop-in, we’re happy (and relieved) to report most, if not all,….

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

Today’s Featured Dealertainer

They deal blackjack. They entertain. Hence, the mash-up: “Dealertainer.” A day or two ago, a loyal Pulse of Vegas blog reader (yes, they actually exist) asked, “Have you featured the guy who plays Adam Lambert at the Imperial Palace?” We have, in fact, not. Until today. Still not sure what a dealertainer is? Visit their….

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Bally's Las Vegas, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Planet Hollywood, The Quad, Things to Do

Mexican Independence Fiestas Under Way in Vegas

Mexican Independence Day, also called “Grito de Dolores,” might officially take place on Sep. 16, but in Las Vegas, the occasion demands a full month of Latin-infused entertainment, music, food and serious frivolity. Mexican Independence Day, of course, shouldn’t be confused with another big day in Vegas, Cinco de Mayo. Which happens sometime in May,….

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Las Vegas Casinos, The Quad, Things to Do

The Best Vegas Attraction You’ve Ever Never Visited

The Auto Collections at Imperial Palace just might be the best Las Vegas attraction you haven’t seen yet. It took us awhile to visit, but once we did, we instantly became lifelong fans. Though this blog doesn’t think of itself as “a car person,” the Auto Collections might just turn us into one! The Auto….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, The Quad

Vegas Visitor Snags $10,000 at “Name That Tune Live”

Name That Tune Live at Imperial Palace has only been on the Strip for two weeks, but the show has already awarded its first $10,000 Grand Prize. The lucky contestant was Jenna Hollenbeck of Rochester, New York. Hollenbeck correctly named 15 songs in less than 60 seconds, including “Riders On the Storm” by The Doors,….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, The Quad

Today’s Vegas Show Hook-Up: “Name That Tune Live”

Name That Tune Live, based on the classic TV show, is offering a limited-time, two-for-the-price-of-one ticket deal at the Imperial Palace. That’s pretty much 50% off two tickets. We think. Look, we are a Las Vegas blog, not a mathematician. Just mention the top secret code word “BEATS” at the Imperial Palace box office to….

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