Las Vegas tends to think outside the box when it comes to, well, everything—including raising money for charity. Boring, stuffy fundraiser? Never. Rappelling down the side of a monstrous Strip casino? Yes please! From Oct. 11-12, Vegas’ one-of-a-kind event, “Over the Edge,” lets dare devils and thrill seekers get a rare, vertical view of….
When isn’t Justin Timberlake a hot commodity? The chart topper is scorching right now, following his epic MTV Video Music Awards performance in August (‘N Sync reunion included – his idea, natch), current world tour and upcoming The 20/20 Experience 2 of 2 album release on Sept. 30. Timberlake is showing Vegas some love next….
My mom exposed me to some pretty decent music as a kid. While most of my friends danced to Debbie Gibson, New Kids on the Block, Tiffany and George Michael music videos, I played Def Leopard, Journey, The Beatles, INXS, Billy Idol and Whitesnake tapes. Great times, awesome music. You can imagine my excitement when I got a….
Don’t kiss summer good-bye just yet: While the season’s almost over, you’ll can still take advantage of the fun and sunny weather. Caesars Entertainment features sizzling end-of-summer hotel packages fit for every lifestyle. Whether you want to bask in the sun with a poolside retreat, experience Las Vegas’ hottest new hotel or celebrate football season, these….
There’s something new cooking in Vegas: Diehard Meat Loaf fans can catch the rock legend’s upcoming tour, “RockTellz & CockTails Presents Meat Loaf” at Planet Hollywood beginning Sept. 26. Tickets go on sale this Friday, Aug. 2 at 10 a.m. Buy your tickets at the Planet Hollywood box office or call (702) 785-5395. Prices start at….
This blog’s favorite Strip buffet, the Spice Market Buffet at Planet Hollywood, is pulling out all the stops with a Summer Seafood & BBQ Menu. The menu features dozens of seasonal favorites, so loosen up your belt and revel in the rubs, the sauces, the glazes and spices of summer. The Spice Market Buffet has….
There’s a lot to love about Planet Hollywood, but we forced ourselves to pick five. 1. Central Location Planet Hollywood has a great location on The Strip. Not too far north, not too far south. If you’re into shopping, don’t miss The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood. 2. Movie Memorabilia One of the fun….
After a busy couple of weeks in Las Vegas leading up to the Miss USA pageant, the 51 hopefuls duked it out at Planet Hollywood on June 16, 2013 with Miss Connecticut Erin Brady taking the coveted crown. Las Vegas shared the stage with the perky contestants during the competition’s live telecast, with segments devoted….
Las Vegas is truly the slushy drink capital of the world! The range of frosty beverages is almost limitless, and now there are two new places to get them. First, there’s Liquid Sugr at Paris Las Vegas. This beverage-dispensing oasis is adjacent to the Sugar Factory American Brasserie. The open-air seating at Liquid Sugr provides….
The Vegas-wide Megabeat Progressive Poker Jackpot has hit again, this time with a prize pool of $914,474. With this progressive, anyone playing in a Total Rewards (the Caesars Entertainment family of casinos) poker room in Las Vegas gets a cut of the prize! The jackpot hit at 7:08 a.m. on June 5, 2013. Two players….
BurGR restaurant at Planet Hollywood has quickly become one of the hottest burger joints in Vegas, but now it’s even hotter. The restaurant recently lit up a cool new decorative feature along the restaurant’s outer wall, a 30-foot-long, glass-enclosed wall of flames. The fire shoots out of two sculptured, serpentining steel burners, making the restaurant….
After a stand-out season on NBC’s “All-Star Celebrity Apprentice,” Rio Las Vegas headliner Penn Jillette has been named a finalist in what’s sure to be a clash of the Titans, all for the sake of charity. For the show’s final competition of the season, Penn and country singer Trace Adkins have been tasked with creating….
It’s Vegas, just deal with it. Thanks to the roaming balloon-maker at Carlos’n Charlie’s restaurant at Flamingo for the balloon sculpture this blog probably does not condone. If you’re ever in the mood to master the pole yourself, check out Stripper 101 at the V Theater in The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood. You….
What’s not to love about P.F. Chang’s at Planet Hollywood? The food’s great, the place is always packed, and readers of the Las Vegas Review-Journal consistently pick the popular chain as the best Chinese food in Sin City. That’s all fine and good, but now P.F. Chang’s features something that’s won this blog over, too…..
Celebrity Chef Gordon Ramsay has another culinary hit on his hands with BurGR at Planet Hollywood, and the restaurant recently introduced new menu items to heat things up yet again. BurGR (it’s written that way as a nod to the chef’s initials) has been winning over customers with its burgers boasting a unique blend of….