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Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Planet Hollywood

Things Get Fired Up at Chef Gordon Ramsay’s BurGR

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….

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Celebrities, Charity, Flamingo Las Vegas, Harrah's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Paris Las Vegas, Planet Hollywood, Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino

Penn Jillette Named “All-Star Celebrity Apprentice” Finalist, Set to Crush Trace Adkins for Charity

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….

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

Happy National Pole Dance Day

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….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Planet Hollywood

P.F. Chang’s, You Had Us at “96-Ounce Cocktails”

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…..

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Planet Hollywood

Gordon Ramsay Keeps the Surprises Coming at BurGR

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….

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Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Planet Hollywood

CeeLo Gets By With a Little Help From His Friends

You’ll never guess who stopped by CeeLo Green’s new show at Planet Hollywood. None other than his co-star on “The Voice,” multiple Grammy Award-winning singer Christina Aguilera. Thanks to Denise Truscello for the pic. Find out more about CeeLo Green is Loberace, and check out his larger-than-life welcome to Planet Hollywood.

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Planet Hollywood, Promotions

One Hand Loses, Everybody Wins: Mega Beat Progressive Poker Jackpot Hits

It’s called the Mega Beat Progressive Poker Jackpot, and it hit at Planet Hollywood on Mar. 9, 2013, resulting in thousands in cash for a winner who lost (but won, anyway), a winner (who won, then won even more) and hundreds of other players in poker rooms across Las Vegas. Perhaps we should explain. The….

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

CeeLo Green Welcomed to Planet Hollywood in Dramatic Fashion

How do you welcome a performer like CeeLo Green, someone with a larger-than-life persona, to his new home on The Strip? With an over-the-top Sin City spectacle, of course. The multi-talented Green made a dramatic, flame-fueled entrance as he was officially welcomed to Planet Hollywood to celebrate the start of his new show, “CeeLo Green….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Planet Hollywood, Things to Do

World’s Greatest Hugger Returns to the Las Vegas Strip to Reclaim His Record

Back in 2010, an intrepid hugger took to the Las Vegas Strip to break the world record for the most hugs in a 24-hour period. Jeff Ondash, nicknamed Teddy McHuggin, is coming back to The Strip on the weekend of Feb. 15, 2013 to break two new records. Ondash is striving to break the records….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Planet Hollywood

Progress On New Escalator Outside Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood, Um, Escalates

Cruising The Strip, we were happy to see the near-complete new escalator just outside PBR Rock Bar inside The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood. Construction of the $2 million escalator seems to have happened in record time. Currently, when pedestrians reach the end of the overhead walkway at the corner of Las Vegas Boulevard….

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

Stars Light Up Planet Hollywood Red Carpet for “Parker” Premiere

A slew of stars, including Jason Statham and Jennifer Lopez, came out to stroll the red carpet at Planet Hollywood for the premiere of a new action flick, “Parker.” Jason Statham has made a tradition of opening his films at Planet Hollywood, saying, “I love this place. I’ve been coming here who knows how long…..

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Celebrities, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Planet Hollywood

Two New Tribute Shows Bring Icons to Life at V Theater

Two new tribute shows have opened at V Theater inside The Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood, “Country Superstars” and “Tribute Royalty.” “Country Superstars” features a live band and impersonators portraying country hit-makers like Tim McGraw, Reba McEntire, Brook & Dunn, Willie Nelson and others. “Country Superstars,” which previously had a successful run downtown, performs….

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

Planet Hollywood Hosts Premiere of Jason Statham and Jennifer Lopez Starrer, “Parker”

The latest Jason Statham action flick will get its world premiere at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas on Jan. 24, 2013. Jason Statham, co-star Jennifer Lopez and other celebrities will walk a red carpet outside the hotel’s “Peepshow” theater  at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to ogle and gawk, although not necessarily in that….

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Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Paris Las Vegas, Planet Hollywood

Today’s Random Las Vegas Photo

If you stand in just the right place when you’re entering Planet Hollywood, and tilt your head at just the right angle, and if the sky is crystal clear just after sunset, and if you move to the perfect spot so you can get a glimpse of the Paris Las Vegas balloon, too, this is….

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