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CineVegas’ 2009 honorees include Willem Dafoe, Jon Voight
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
The CineVegas film festival, June 10-15, brings out the celebrity hound in all of us with Hollywood stars and top-notch actors descending upon Las Vegas for a week of parties, premieres and award presentations. This year, the festival will honor two actors, two directors and two video game design pioneers.
Limp Bizkit to perform at UFC 100 event
Saturday, May 23, 2009
Rap-rock and nu-metal band Limp Bizkit will add a little more history to the UFC 100 extravaganza when the multi-platinum-selling group makes its first North American concert in eight years as a part of the UFC 100 weekend.
A Las Vegas guide to Memorial Day
Thursday, May 21, 2009
Memorial Day Weekend is right around the corner and there are more parties than you can shake a glow stick at.
Photo: Cher performs onstage at Wembley Arena in London o
Cher celebrates 63rd birthday on stage at Caesars
Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Hold onto your acupuncture needles and age-defying moisturizers, diva extraordinaire and Las Vegas headliner Cher is turning 63 Wednesday.
Photo: mother's day flowers
Guide to Mothers Day in Las Vegas
Friday, May 8, 2009
In case you’ve put off Mother’s Day planning until the last minute and were just going to go with a lame e-card, here is your emergency planning guide. There’s a plethora of brunch options and some less-than-traditional events like tea on the Titanic. Here are some of our favorite picks to ensure your mom has fun and you have a stress-free holiday.
Dig in to Uncork'd
Thursday, May 7, 2009
Las Vegas will be the epicenter of all things epicurean this weekend: Uncork’d is back for its third year and once again has attracted the best and brightest chefs in the country.
Photo: Teas at the World Tea Expo at Mandalay Bay in Las
World Tea Expo stirs in offbeat offerings
Tuesday, May 5, 2009
Is orange pekoe not your cup of tea? Earl grey got you down? Why not try a cup of kama sutra chai, or crime of passion green tea?
A Las Vegas guide to Cinco de Mayo
Friday, May 1, 2009
Since the government and the CDC are warning against trips to Mexico right now, it’s best to plan on spending your Cinco de Mayo right here in Las Vegas. Though you won’t be south of the border to celebrate the Mexican holiday, you can down enough margaritas and tacos to make you feel like you’re really there. As with most Vegas holidays, the party will extend over several days. Here are a few top picks to help you with your piñata-busting party planning.
Cirque sets its sights on Manhattan
Wednesday, April 29, 2009
"O." "Ka." "Zumanity." "Mystére." "Love." And yes, "Believe." With six of Cirque du Soleil’s 10 resident shows holed up in Las Vegas casinos, there is no better city than Las Vegas to take in Cirque’s over top spectacles replete with well-muscled contortionists and acrobats and lots of custom spandex.
Epicurean Affair offers a taste of Las Vegas eateries
Thursday, April 23, 2009
Imagine you could eat at Bradley Ogden for $1. Or Rao's for $1. Or Cathouse, Valentino, TAO, or Emeril's Fish House – all for one measly buck apiece.
Las Vegas chef launches tasty iPhone app
Monday, April 20, 2009
Ago's James Beard-recognized chef, Marco Porceddu, wants to come home and cook you dinner ... virtually, of course.
Photo: The bar area of the Serendipity 3 restaurant on th
Strip restaurant brings part of New York to Las Vegas
Friday, April 10, 2009
Famous names are common at Caesars Palace: Cher, Bette Midler, Elton John, Jerry Seinfeld. But on Monday, the hotel-casino added another famous name to its list of stars, this time in the form of a restaurant.
Flo Rida to film at the Palms
Monday, April 6, 2009
Flo Rida is headed to Vegas and he’s bringing his video cameras with him.
Photo: Kenny Chesney performs at the 51st Annual Grammy A
Kenny Chesney gets key to Playboy Club
Saturday, April 4, 2009
Country music recording artist Kenny Chesney came to Vegas this weekend for the Academy of Country Music Awards but he will leave with something some might say is more valuable than an ACMA statuette: A key to the Playboy Club.
Guide to Easter and Passover events
Saturday, April 4, 2009

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