Posts tagged as: Jennifer

Veterans Day celebrations, specials kick off this weekend in Vegas

Veterans Day celebrations, specials kick off this weekend in Vegas

Las Vegas is honoring veterans and active service members beginning this weekend through November with a variety of events and discounts. The celebration kicks off Saturday, Nov. 9 at the Fremont Street Experience with a free concert by Gary Sinise & The Lt. Dan Band at 7 p.m. Special guest Phil Vandel will perform first [...]

Construction on Slotzilla results in temporary late-night closures at Fremont Street Experience

Construction on Slotzilla results in temporary late-night closures at Fremont Street Experience

Construction continues on Slotzilla (the zipline experience located in the Fremont Street Experience) with the installation of the attraction’s cables. Fremont Street Experience announced on their Facebook page that there will be nightly closures of the Experience to accommodate installation of the cables. Tonight through Friday, Nov. 8 and Tuesday, Nov. 12 through Friday, Nov. [...]

Free admission at The Mob Museum on Nov. 15

Free admission at The Mob Museum on Nov. 15

The Mob Museum has an offer you can’t refuse. Friday, Nov. 15, the museum, officially known as The National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, will offer free admission for Nevada residents and buy one, get one free admission for tourists to mark the 62nd anniversary of the Kefauver Committee hearings in Las Vegas. [...]

Tips on tipping in Las Vegas

Tips on tipping in Las Vegas

Tipping, like politics and religion, is a verboten subject if you ever want to get through a holiday dinner without an argument. It is a highly personal decision, impacted by your own experiences, morals and even social guilt. No one wants to be perceived as stingy, but no one wants to tip after a horrible [...]

Hershey’s Chocolate World to open in Vegas this winter at NY – NY

Hershey’s Chocolate World to open in Vegas this winter at NY – NY

Las Vegas’ chocolate addiction continues with news that a Hershey’s Chocolate World store will open this winter at New York – New York Hotel & Casino. Located between the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge on the hotel’s east side, the store will enjoy prime placement on the Las Vegas Strip. The store’s façade [...]

Glowing return: GlowRun revisits downtown Las Vegas

Glowing return: GlowRun revisits downtown Las Vegas

At night, Las Vegas glows with light of hundreds of neon, incandescent and LED signs. But on Oct. 13, 2013, the city will be a little bit brighter when the GlowRun returns to downtown Las Vegas. Created by Insomniac, the company behind Electric Daisy Carnival, and Wendoh Media, GlowRun combines thousands of runners, music and [...]

Andiamo at D Las Vegas brings delectable steakhouse experience to downtown Las Vegas

Andiamo at D Las Vegas brings delectable steakhouse experience to downtown Las Vegas

Forget Man vs. Food, if you want a real challenge, it’s mom vs. food. As anyone who has taken their parents out for a dinner knows, our folks can be demanding judges of the restaurant experience. So when I really want to test out a new restaurant I invite my mom. Besides being a great [...]

CeeLo to arrive in style at Planet Hollywood Thursday night – Delayed

CeeLo to arrive in style at Planet Hollywood Thursday night – Delayed

Update 2/21/20- 1:21 p.m.: Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino headliner CeeLo Green’s appearance today has been cancelled. A new date for the ceremony is being scheduled. Tourists can expect to get an eyeful when CeeLo Green kicks off his new show at Planet Hollywood with a splashy media entrance on Thursday, Feb. 21 at 8 p.m. [...]

Mirage becomes Motownphilly with new Boyz II Men show

Mirage becomes Motownphilly with new Boyz II Men show

Boyz II Men have joined the ranks of Celine Dion, Shania Twain, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, Santana, Guns N’ Roses, Celine Dion and CeeLo Green in announcing an extended residency in Las Vegas. Beginning March 1, the four-time Grammy Award-winning R&B group (now composed of Shawn Stockman, Nathan Morris and Wanya Morris) will appear select [...]

Avast, ye mateys – here be gingerbread!

Avast, ye mateys – here be gingerbread!

Through the many holiday seasons I have attempted to build a gingerbread house. But despite my best festive intentions, they all ended up looking like a shantytown for laid-off elves. Where I may be gingerbread-challenged, Treasure Island’s executive pastry chef Debra Mitchell and her team are the five-star contractors of the holiday dessert world. Working for more [...]

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