Comedy

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…
Top 5 Las Vegas comedy shows

Top 5 Las Vegas comedy shows

If you know anything about Vegas at all, you know that we love to have a good time. As a matter of fact, we are pros at that. And among out favorite ways to get our good time rocking is by laughing our asses off with some of the funniest…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: August 14 – 16, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: August 14 – 16, 2015

Sin City – land of perpetual sunshine and chronic celebration. This weekend won’t be short on either of those juicy little luxuries. We’re celebrating the past, present and future with a modern twist on an ancient art, chest-heaving thrills, laughter and lots of great music (old and new). So pop…

Family fun on the Las Vegas Strip

School’s out for summer and you know what that means: Your kids are going to expect a vacation. We might be a playground for adults, but that doesn’t mean we don’t appeal to the underagers. Yeah, their eyes are probably going to pop out of their heads a couple times…

The family-friendly side of downtown Las Vegas

We can’t quite pinpoint when the Fremont Street Experience crossed over to being an adult-only playground. It used to be an OK place to take your kids to enjoy the light show and concerts until it became an erotic freak show of nakedness and unlicensed street “performances.” But that doesn’t mean there…

10 must dos while you’re in Sin City

We get it, it’s Vegas. The land of so much to do and so little time to do it in. Everywhere you turn, there’s going to be something bright and shiny that grabs your attention. We know how many distractions there are, so we’ve gone ahead and waded through the…

Lipshtick Comedy Series presents Lisa Lampanelli

The “queen of mean” returns to Las Vegas, bringing her brand of racially-charged insult comedy to the Vegas stage. As a part of the “Lipshtick- The Perfect Shade of Standup” comedy show at The Venetian, Lisa Lampanelli is just one of the many female comedians set to perform in this…

Vegas welcomes ’50 Shades! The Smash Hit Parody’

“It’s dirty, it’s really raunchy, it pushes the envelope a lot, but at its core think it’s got a story that hopefully you’ll care about,” explained Al Samuels, Director of “50 Shades! The Smash Hit Parody.” Opening tonight at Bally’s Windows Showroom, this naughty new addition to Las Vegas’ entertainment…

Q&A with comedian Katt Williams

Comedian, rapper and actor Katt Williams will be bringing his animated “Born Again…Again” tour to The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for a hilarious one-night engagement at the end of December. The uninhibited stand-up comic best known for his role as Money Mike in the comedy film…

Memorial Day weekend shows in Las Vegas

Memorial Day weekend marks the start of summer vacation. Las Vegas has plenty to keep you busy during the weekend, and if you’re looking for a way to kick back and enjoy some quality entertainment, we’ve got you covered. Music   Air Supply Dates: May 23 – 25 Classic rockers…

Louie Anderson announces Plaza residency

Emmy Award-winning comic Louie Anderson will begin an open-ended residency at the Plaza in downtown Las Vegas on July 10. Anderson just finished a run with the ABC celebrity diving show “Splash.” But even as he launched himself off platforms and springboards, he had comedy on his mind. “Diving is…

‘Naughty Mommy’ wins Riviera Comedy Club headliner contest

“Naughty Mommy” Maria Walsh beat out 225 comics to win a week headlining at the Riviera Comedy Club. Walsh’s hilarious commentary on parenting and marriage kept judges laughing through every round of the contest, which lasted more than a month. The Long Island, N.Y. resident has toured the country, driving…

Carlos Mencia to push boundaries at Treasure Island

Stand-up master Carlos Mencia will return to Las Vegas for a one-night-only show that promises countless laughs. His hilarious approach to political and social comedy — especially issues of race and class — promises to bring down the house at Treasure Island on May 9. Famous for pushing the boundaries…

Penn & Teller to join Hollywood Walk of Fame

Six-time Las Vegas Magicians of the Year and Emmy Award winners Penn & Teller will be inducted on Friday into an exclusive club of entertainers. The stars from the Rio will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Magic Castle, located down Hollywood Boulevard from…

Chris Tucker to play the Pearl

Stand-up master and film star Chris Tucker will visit Vegas this summer to perform in the Pearl at Palms. Best known for his role as detective James Carter in the “Rush Hour” movies, Tucker made his silver screen debut in “House Party 3” in 1994. But even before he had…

Bill Maher to stay on for residency at Palms

After a successful first round of shows this weekend, comedian, political commentator and best-selling author Bill Maher will be making The Pearl Concert Theater at the Palms his home for 2013. Maher has pushed the envelope for the last 20 years, challenging the boundaries of political talk on TV and…

Andrew Dice Clay to rock Vegas at Vinyl

Rock ‘n’ roll comic Andrew Dice Clay is settling down in style. Today he launched his three-month residency at Vinyl at the Hard Rock Hotel by unveiling a display case that shows off five of his famous leather jackets. Clay, a master of politically and socially incorrect humor, will shock…

Riviera Comedy Club contest seeks best new comic

The Riviera Comedy Club is holding open auditions to find the next Las Vegas Strip comic headliner. A total of 16 comedians will be selected from submitted entries and invited to perform in a weekly, live competition each Saturday from March 23 – April 13 at 10 p.m. The winner…

Vegas Weekender: Feel the Vegas magic

  Shows As a magic show with a huge comedic element to it, there are times during Penn and Teller’s show where you think you know what’s coming next. After all, what trick could they do that you haven’t seen before? But no, Penn and Teller defy expectations and break every…