Las Vegas Shows

Chazz Palminteri wows in A Bronx Tale

It’s a Bronx tale, but an American story. Chazz Palminteri has brought his critically-acclaimed one-man show – “A Bronx Tale” –  to Las Vegas. The semi-autobiographical story follows the adventures of Calogero ‘C’ Anello, a young Italian-American boy growing up in the 1960s in a working-class neighborhood of the Bronx.…

Vegas Weekender: Hot acts spice up Vegas

It already feels like summer in Vegas, so get ready for some hot fun with a thrilling new attraction, exciting headliners and parties that last all day – and night. Headliners Funny man Joel McHale, E!’s “Talk Soup” host and NBC’s “Community” actor tickles your funny bone Friday, April 30…

Vegas Weekender: Hot parties and acts put sizzle into spring

The weather in Vegas is finally starting to warm up and now it officially feels like spring. Get your bathing suits ready (and even your roller skates) because Vegas is going to sizzle soon. And of course, what would Vegas be without rockin’ shows, comedy acts and parties around the…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas is starting to heat up

Pack up your sweaters and get ready for some fun in the sun, Vegas style. Relax poolside or spend the afternoon sipping a refreshing cocktail in the warmer weather. If you’re a Sunday partier, Nove Italiano at the Palms adds to the daytime scene with the launch of High Society…

Vegas Weekender: Madness continues in Vegas

This weekend in Vegas offers an eclectic line up of exciting events. March Madness continues at Lagasse’s Stadium at the Palazzo where fans can watch the college basketball tournament and hear commentary from basketball legends Bobby Knight and Billy Packer. Also on the agenda: Take a sip for a good…

Summer Soundtrack in Vegas

Along with blazing temperatures and more reasons to drink during the day (you have to stay cool somehow), summer in Vegas also brings with it a stellar line-up of concerts that you can enjoy poolside and at Lake Las Vegas. Below is a list of what’s scheduled so far, but…

Vegas Weekender: March Madness hits Las Vegas

Sports fans can experience the NCAA college basketball tournament Vegas-style with viewing parties on the Strip and Fremont Street Experience through April 5 catering to all March Madness needs. There’s plenty of action for basketball fans, but the weekend also features a roster of top-name headliners. Sports books Sports books:…

Vegas Weekender: Maximize your Vegas trip

Now might be the best time to come to Vegas. The weather is perfect, you’ve got a group of your friends on board and you’ve set aside a few days for the ultimate long weekend. Start right in with much-needed therapy on Thursday night at First Food & Bar. Then…

Vegas Weekender: Get your body to Vegas for green beer

This weekend in Vegas, have a little fun with some of the baddest and best St. Patrick’s Day parties. Or, visit a few educational exhibits — including one that looks a lot like you. Green beer, astounding attractions, plenty of music and everything the Irish like is all happening this…

Vegas Weekender: Dinner and a show in Las Vegas

This weekend in Vegas, it’s all about dinner and a show — and we’ve got some great ones for you. Listen to musical legends like Barry Manilow or Bon Jovi. Dine on steak or stone crab at the Forum Shops. Or, just party the night away at Tao or Tabu.…

Vegas Weekender: Fast cars, hot bars and history too

The year is still young, so while you are too, come to Vegas and have some fun! There are plenty of shows to see and attractions to visit and the only problem you’ll face is finding time to do them all. Of course, there are plenty of NASCAR activities as…

Vegas Weekender: Shows, sweets and (for some) free drinks

Even though Valentine’s Day and the Big Game are already over, Vegas keeps the excitement going through the month of February. Events Happy Birthday to February babies McFadden’s Irish Pub at the Rio is throwing a big birthday bash on Saturday, Feb. 20. Those with February birthdays, who are 21…

Vegas Weekender: A weekend of holidays in Vegas

This weekend in Vegas is going to be one of the busiest ever. Not only is it a three-day weekend for President’s Day, but Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day both fall on Feb. 14. It’s just more of a reason to come to Vegas. Holidays Take a stroll through…

Vegas Weekender: Football frenzy and fun hit Vegas

It’s the Big Game on Sunday, Feb. 7. You could go to your buddy’s house and veg in front of the TV. But we’ve got a better idea. Why not live it up, Vegas-style? Ditch the chips on the couch and head to Sin City for the best football weekend…

Matt Goss sets sail on Cleopatra’s Barge

Cleopatra’s Barge at Caesars Palace is getting a new face, international pop sensation Matt Goss. Rest assured he’s not going to be replacing the prominent gold Cleopatra figurehead that guests walk under while passing the bar, but he is going to be the new lounge act starting March 12.  “This…

Vegas Weekender: Magicians, Miss America, music acts

While Super Bowl Sunday and Valentine’s Day aren’t quite here yet, Vegas is still loaded with events that everyone can enjoy. Shows Legends, tribute legends and soon-to-be legends Grammy nominated French alternative rock band Phoenix (with special guests The Soft Pack) perform at the Joint at the Hard Rock on…

Jason Alexander as Donny Clay

By Caroline Fontein Vegas.com Everyone knows Jason Alexander as “George Costanza” from the hit sitcom “Seinfeld” but his new show at Planet Hollywood stars a different character, Donny Clay, the world’s fourth-best motivational speaker.  “I think the average person who has never met me at all and who only knows…

Vegas keeps the heat in January

Believe it or not, we’re already coming close to the end of January 2010. The holidays are over and Valentine’s Day isn’t quite here yet. So what’s left to do in Vegas? A lot! With the celebration of Chinese New Year, tantalizing brunch specials, headline acts, nightlife and attractions, Vegas…

Society of Seven and Jasmine Trias put on a lively show at the Gold Coast

Society of Seven is a well-known Hawaiian group whose show includes comedy sketches, celebrity impersonations, dance and renditions of music that ranges from popular standards to Top 40 and Broadway. The group is joined by Jasmine Trias, also from Hawaii, who was a third-place finalist on “American Idol’s” third season. After…

What’s cookin’ in Studio B

I thought it was innovative to have a studio-style kitchen within a buffet. But until now, not much was done with the Studio B at M Resort other than an occasional cooking demonstration. Now, much like “Emeril Live” or “Paula’s Party” on Food Network, Chef Tina Martini will host a 60-minute network television-style…

Teller talks

It’s Penn Jillette who does most, if not all of the talking in the magic show Penn & Teller at the Rio hotel in Las Vegas. But the quieter half of the duo actually has a lot of things to say: On being the quiet one … “If it needs…

Q & A with Penn Jillette

Penn Jillette, the taller, more talkative half of comedy magic duo Penn & Teller, performs in their show six nights a week at the Rio Hotel and Casino. (Read more about Penn & Teller’s show at the Rio). When he’s not busy entertaining Vegas audiences, he also finds time in…

Vegas Weekender: It’s New Year’s Day … Somewhere

So you were too busy to make it to Vegas for New Year’s, eh? Or you made it here, but want a do-over? Good news! Today is New Year’s Day for everybody still on the Julian calendar. It’s a little bit against the norm, but, hey, America’s still not on…