Treasure Island

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…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Oct. 16 – 18, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Oct. 16 – 18, 2015

Vegas is always the place you want to be, and this weekend is no different because we’re bursting with all kinds of opportunities for you to get drunk and disorderly. Since the weather is cooling down to a balmy 90 degrees, outdoor events no longer require a serious pregame with zinc…

Father’s Day the Vegas way

Step away from the grill, this will NOT be another typical day with your dad. Vegas has just about anything you could ever want to try, see, or eat. So on this Father’s Day, you should treat dad like the man he was before he had to change diapers and…
Betcha didn’t know this about Vegas’ acrobatic shows

Betcha didn’t know this about Vegas’ acrobatic shows

OK, so you’re at the bar and somehow have managed to find yourself buying a drink for a seemingly-out-of-your-league eight whose caramel brown eyes have miraculously chosen to lock in on your baby blues and you’re definitely not mad about it. Your drinks have been served and you’re about to…
10 wild and crazy ways to get married in Vegas

10 wild and crazy ways to get married in Vegas

Vegas is all about being unconventional. Nobody knows this better than marriage-minded visitors. More than 80,000 couples come to Sin City to get hitched each year – in part because it’s so easy to do. As long as both of you are at least 18 years old, a marriage license…

Sirens of TI sail into sunset, but ships to remain

With the recent announcement about the closure of  Sirens of TI at Treasure Island, rumors have been swirling as to what other changes might be underway for the pirate-themed Las Vegas Strip hotel. The saucy pirate show originally closed for a two-month hiatus on Oct. 20 as construction crews began…

Las Vegas’ own Jo Koy returns to TI Theatre

Las Vegas is where comedian Jo Koy got his start in stand-up. Though living in Los Angeles these days, he still returns to his comedy roots often. “Back when I lived here, there were no comedy clubs here for me,” Koy said. “There were comedy clubs, but they only hired…

Whitney Cummings’ stand-up more ‘vulnerable’

Fans of comedienne Whitney Cummings have come to expect her sharp, observational humor directed at the men in her life. But after two breakups and some introspection, Cummings is digging deep and turning her wit on herself. Las Vegas is the first stop on a tour of some two dozen cities, where she will try out her new material in…

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…

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…

Vegas hotel rooms with a view

Every traveler yearns to stay in a room with a view. And in Las Vegas, the scenes from your window can be unforgettable. In addition to the city’s spectacular skyline and the majestic mountains surrounding the valley, you could behold dancing waters, a laser light and music show or a lava-spewing…

Glamour Girl

We all know spas are places of relaxation, but in Vegas, why not dazzle yourself up with some treatments that will leave you looking (and feeling) like a goddess? If you want to be one of the hottest-looking girls in the club, the Swarovski crystal body art application offered at Caesars Palace’s…