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Rock of Ages rocks the Rio

Rock of Ages rocks the Rio

I wanna rock! … and make sure that all of the rad ’80s songs that are currently stuck in our heads after checking out Rock of Ages at the Rio last night will stay there to get us through the weekend. The show has moved from the Venetian to the Rio and let us be…
Tapping into Vegas entertainment

Tapping into Vegas entertainment

One of the best parts about living in the Entertainment Capital of the world is that no matter where you are in this city, you’re bound to be in the presence of an entertainer. For example, we recently spotted Marie Osmond casually passing through Whole Foods, Louie Anderson grabbing a…
Pour some Epsom salt on me

Pour some Epsom salt on me

Lesson learned this week: Pole dancing is incredibly difficult and for those of you who don’t believe me, I dare you to try for yourself and then revisit those thoughts while your entire body is recovering in a hot bath of Epsom salts. But seriously, as a pretty active individual…
John Fogerty is rocking the Venetian

John Fogerty is rocking the Venetian

If 70 years old is as much fun as John Fogerty makes it look… let’s all just hop in the time machine now and hit fast forward. Kicking off his eight-show Vegas concert engagement at the Venetian, this iconic rocker absolutely rocked the house (as much as you can rock…
Shows we wish were still in Vegas

Shows we wish were still in Vegas

While we admit that there is more than enough chill to go around in Vegas, the difference between Sin City and Netflix, another entertainment mecca, is that you simply cannot rewind Vegas to relive some of the most epic entertainment moments in history. With Don Arden’s “Jubilee” bowing out of…
The best shows we saw in 2015

The best shows we saw in 2015

Very few things are impossible and in my humble opinion, being told to pick a single favorite show in Las Vegas, the Entertainment Capital of the World, is one of them. Home to the cream of the crop in the world of entertainment, here in Vegas, we are spoiled with…
Sin City celebrates Sinatra’s 100th

Sin City celebrates Sinatra’s 100th

Some entertainers captivate an audience while others captivate an entire city. Defining Las Vegas, the place that defines performers, Frank Sinatra was not only the ultimate entertainer, but was also the man largely responsible for setting the bar here in the Entertainment Capital of the World. On the day that…
Celebrate the season with Vegas holiday shows

Celebrate the season with Vegas holiday shows

Vegas loves to get decked out for the holidays. You’ll find ice rinks on the Strip, beautiful decorations in hotels and special holiday dinners in the restaurants. Even our shows reflect the seasonal spirit. During December you’ll find lots of productions in Vegas that add a little something to make things merrier. Check…
The 59th anniversary of a million-dollar day

The 59th anniversary of a million-dollar day

What happens when an impromptu jam session between Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash breaks out on an unexpected evening in December? History. You get positively iconic, musical history. Tomorrow marks the 59th anniversary of the night that these four music moguls of the ’50s all happened…
Carrot Top celebrates 10 years in Vegas

Carrot Top celebrates 10 years in Vegas

When Carrot Top comes out on stage in his showroom at the Luxor Hotel and Casino there’s no telling what crazy contraption he’s going to pull out next, but classifying him as just a prop comic is an understatement. His wacky inventions are merely an extension of his outrageous and hilariously…
Blue Man Group unveils new Luxor theater

Blue Man Group unveils new Luxor theater

Coming up on their 25th anniversary, the iconic Blue Man Group celebrated their Luxor homecoming when they unveiled their all-new Blue Man Theater at the Egyptian-themed resort this morning. Since kicking off their headlining Vegas show at the landmark casino over a decade ago, our favorite blue men revealed during…
Jabbawockeez return to the MGM

Jabbawockeez return to the MGM

We are convinced that the masked men of Jabbawockeez are a breed of their own. After watching their new show, “Jreamz,” at the MGM last night, not only are we second guessing every dance move in our bag of tricks, but we are still in awe of the incredible talent that…
The craft of clowning

The craft of clowning

Let’s play a little guessing game. We are thinking of a noun. Some people are scared of them, some people love them, some people know nothing about them, and others have dedicated their entire lives to perfecting the art of being one. Do you know what it is we’re talking…
Top 10 family-friendly shows in Vegas

Top 10 family-friendly shows in Vegas

So now that you’re in Sin City with the whole crew in tow, you may be worried that there isn’t much to do that the whole family can enjoy — unless you enjoy tallying up all of the times the casino floor managers yell at the kids for being too…
Sir Elton John in Sin City

Sir Elton John in Sin City

If you’ve never attended a performance in The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, prepare to be amazed by “Elton John: The Million Dollar Piano.” If you’re a returning patron to the extravagant concert venue well, “The Bitch is Back,” and his show will leave you astonished… We are talking about Sir…
Mother / daughter reunion of the year goes to The Judds

Mother / daughter reunion of the year goes to The Judds

We are going to be bold and claim that The Judds “Girls Night Out” concert engagement is the mother/ daughter reunion of the century… at least in the wide world of country music, that is. Having not performed together in nearly five years, the dynamic red-haired duo decided to join…
Celebrating Roctober with ‘Rock of Ages’

Celebrating Roctober with ‘Rock of Ages’

If you haven’t noticed, Vegas takes its sweet time when it comes to changing seasons. We are more than a week into the month where the entire Northern Hemisphere is warming up with pumpkin spice lattes yet we are celebrating the fact that our cars have finally stopped transforming into ovens…
Mr. 305 in the 702 (Pitbull is in Sin City)

Mr. 305 in the 702 (Pitbull is in Sin City)

¡Dale! All we can say is that when (not if) you go to see Pitbull at Planet Hollywood, make sure you wear your dancing shoes; you’ll be moving, shaking and dropping in ways you maybe didn’t know were possible. Kicking off his seven-show, “Time of Our Lives” residency last night…
Meet Mat Franco – Vegas’ new face of magic

Meet Mat Franco – Vegas’ new face of magic

Mat Franco is a cool dude; as a matter of fact, he’s just like any other 20-something guy. He plays guitar as a hobby, can tell some pretty funny jokes, likes really spicy Thai food and can ghost out of a party like it’s his job… A Rhode Island native,…
Top 10 Vegas shows

Top 10 Vegas shows

Las Vegas, also known as The Entertainment Capital of the World, is home to dozens of incredible shows with something for just about everyone. While the endless selection is great for us locals, for those of you who are only in town for a few days it can be difficult…
Celine brings her musical magic back to Las Vegas

Celine brings her musical magic back to Las Vegas

Celine Dion has returned to Vegas and all we can say is… You have to see this show. OK, we can say a lot more than that, but if you take away anything from reading this, it should be that Celine’s Vegas show is back, revamped and better than ever.…