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October 22, 2014

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Shucked oysters at Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House in MGM Grand.
Emeril’s 21 years in L.V.: From finding oysters to serving octopus, alligator
MGM Grand:
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
“Las Vegas has truly become the world’s restaurant capital,” said celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse. “Las Vegas has the best collection of celebrity restaurants and chefs of any city in the world.”
Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf, Britney Spears and Miss USA Nia Sanchez of Nevada on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Planet Hollywood.
Strip Scribbles: Britney Spears; ‘Georgia’; nightclub closing; nightclub opening
Las Vegas:
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
It’s proof that superstar power is a necessary component of a Las Vegas hotel’s success story. In this case, it’s Britney Spears, who helped turn around the fortunes of Planet Hollywood despite critics.
Shania Twain and Robin Leach on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, at Caesars Palace.
Shania Twain reveals plans after departing Caesars Palace in December
Music:
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
“It has been a great two years. It went by so fast! It’s coming to an end now, but I’ve had a wonderful experience. I do feel like I’ve made the most of it while I was here. I’m taking a ton of memories with me and a lot of new friends.”
The red carpet for the Miss Las Vegas International Model Search at Ling Ling Club in Hakkasan on Saturday, March 1, 2014, in MGM Grand.
International Model Search hopefuls compete for $50K, TV show contract
MGM Grand:
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
First-time winner Adeline Mocke from South Africa will turn over her crown to the new champion. The red carpet starts at 5 p.m. Saturday at Hakkasan, followed by the two-hour pageant.
A rendering of the rooftop at Omnia in Caesars Palace. The nightlife space was formerly Pure.
Omnia, former site of Pure, to open at Caesars Palace in spring 2015
Nightlife:
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Hakkasan Group announced this morning Omnia, its newest nightclub concept on the Strip. Omnia takes over the former space of Pure, and the multifaceted nightlife destination is scheduled to open in spring 2015.
The Sex and Love World Tour of co-headliners Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull bring Sex and Love to Mandalay Bay
Music:
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
In this co-headlining tour, both men brought sexy back (and for Iglesias love via his hit ballads), and each had an equal number of excited fans on the Strip dancing, screaming and dancing again.
Bradley Lords, Vin Armani and Brace Land of Showtime’s "Gigolos" set in Las Vegas.
‘Gigolos’ producer Marklen Kennedy of L.V. has four new projects on his plate
Television:
Monday, October 13, 2014
Las Vegas TV producer Marklen Kennedy is juggling no less than four new projects while waiting to resume filming for a new Season 6 of his hit series “Gigolos” on Showtime. He’s just returned from six months in Durango, Mexico.
R.J. Mitte and Claire Sinclair at the Stratosphere on Monday, June 16, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Claire Sinclair strips; Sabina Kelley + Travis Barker; Soul Train Awards
Las Vegas:
Monday, October 13, 2014
“Pin Up” at the Stratosphere star Claire Sinclair shows nearly everything posing in the buff for Scott Santodonato’s photo interview layout in the new Strip LV magazine.
The Clarion on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Lorenzo Doumani takes over Clarion: ‘We’re blowing it up,’ creating something ‘very cool’
Monday, October 13, 2014
Lorenzo Doumani is looking to make the ratty Clarion the happiest place on earth, or at least on Convention Center Drive. Eager for the neighborhood to develop around him ...
Larry Ruvo and Michael Buble at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas.
Photos: Michael Buble and the miracle of Lou Ruvo Center
Health:
Monday, October 13, 2014
Over the weekend, singer Michael Buble became the latest in a long line of celebrities supporting Keep Memory Alive. The four-time Grammy Award-winning artist explained that two months ago, he lost his grandmother to Alzheimer’s.
Nick Cannon celebrates his 34th birthday at Drai’s on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, atop the Cromwell.
Photos: Nick Cannon celebrates his 34th birthday at Drai’s
The Cromwell:
Monday, October 13, 2014
Cannon arrived at Drai’s with friends looking stylish in an all-black ensemble that included a detailed leather jacket and heavy chains around his neck. He was in great spirits as he posed for photographs and mingled with fans.
Travis Barker, right, with soccer star Mesut Ozil, hosts at Hyde Bellagio on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Travis Barker hosts Wine Amplified after-party at Hyde Bellagio
Music:
Monday, October 13, 2014
Named “punk’s first superstar drummer” by Rolling Stone, Travis Barker, along with his friends and myriad tattoos, hit the nightspot to deservedly party the night away after the stellar performance minus band mates Mark Hoppus and Tom DeLonge.
Scott Disick hosts at 1 OAK on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, in the Mirage.
Scott Disick plays party host at 1 OAK in the Mirage
Nightlife:
Monday, October 13, 2014
The usually clean-cut Scott Disick, sporting a mustache and beard, kicked off the evening with dinner at chef Brian Massie’s Stack, and the group included girlfriend and baby mama Kourtney Kardashian, Bruce Jenner and Brody Jenner.
Nelly hosts and performs at Tao on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, in the Venetian.
Nelly hosts throwback Worship Thursdays soiree at Tao
The Venetian:
Monday, October 13, 2014
After arriving at a VIP table near the dance floor and grabbing a drink, Nelly, in a T-shirt with a Rolling Stone Magazine logo, took the stage to perform for the packed house of partygoers.
Chef Joe Tang at the new ramen bar at the Buffet at Wynn.
Wynn Buffet takes it to the street with tacos and ramen
Dining:
Monday, October 13, 2014
The new fare only available at dinnertime — ramen and tacos — is decidedly non-fancy for one of the fancier, higher-end all-you-can-eat options on the Strip. There is shaved ice, too.
Master pilot Nicolas Ivanoff of France severs a pylon on the Red Bull Air Race course placing sixth in the qualifying round Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Othman, McLeod top performers on Day 1 of Red Bull Air Race
Las Vegas Motor Speedway:
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Weather conditions, including high winds and gusts at 34 mph, led the race committee to discontinue today’s Top 12 round of the Red Bull Air Race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Alex Schechter proposes to Frank Marino onstage at “Divas Las Vegas" Tuesday night, June 2, 20.13
Frank Marino, Alex Schechter moving forward ‘regardless of idiots’; ‘Vegas Nocturne’ (kind of) plays N.Y.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Frank Marino and Alex Schechter have watched the week’s crisscrossing rulings on same-sex marriage with acute interest. ...
“Wicked,” starring Emma Hunton as Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West, and Chandra Lee Schwartz as Glinda, the Good, is at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts from Oct. 8-Nov. 9, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas.
‘Wicked’ elicits erupt-tastic response at Smith Center
Friday, October 10, 2014
At the end of Thursday’s matinee performance of “Wicked” at the Smith Center’s Reynolds Hall, the show’s cast was greeted by the requisite standing ovation. This was another sellout performance, another standing ovation, ...
Enrique Iglesias performs at Mandalay Bay Events Center on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012.
Celebrity preview: Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull, Train, Blink-182, Michael Buble, Red Bull Air Race
Las Vegas:
Friday, October 10, 2014
The high-speed Las Vegas adrenaline action this weekend is with the death-defying pilots skimming the skies at 230 mph just 80 feet above ground at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. It’s the final U.S. stop of the eight global rounds of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.
Drummer Travis Barker of Blink-182.
Q+A: Five questions with drummer Travis Barker of Blink-182 and Transplants
Music:
Friday, October 10, 2014
Drummer Travis Barker of Blink-182 and Transplants has double duty in Las Vegas on Saturday night — Blink headlines Rock ’N Roll Wine Amplified’s second night at MGM Resorts Village, then he makes his way up the Strip to host at Hyde Bellagio.
Darius Rucker
Q&A: Darius Rucker
Rock star riding success of foray into country
Friday, October 10, 2014
The former Hootie & the Blowfish singer goes country—with the occasional golf break.
Co-hosts Andy Cohen and Giuliana Rancic listen as 2012 Miss Nevada USA Jade Kelsall responds to a question during the 2012 Miss USA Pageant at Planet Hollywood on Sunday, June 3, 2012.
Strip Scribbles: Miss Nevada USA judges; Great Santa Run summit; LIB’s Grills & Guitars
Las Vegas:
Thursday, October 9, 2014
In the 10 years that our beloved charity Opportunity Village has organized its Great Santa Run, millions of dollars have been raised, and last year’s 11,000 red-and-white-suited Santas kept the world record here for the third consecutive year.
Blink-182 at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas' Boulevard Pool on Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.
Weekend best bets: Seth Meyers, Rock ’n Roll Wine and Huntridge 70th Anniversary
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Eat, drink and be merry, indeed — from a Ren fair to Rock ’n Roll Wine to others, the weekend ahead gives plenty of cause to celebrate with festivities mixing food, music and more.
Dancers perform during “X Rocks” at the Rio on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013.
Review: Sexy ‘X Rocks’ is still rockin’ at the Rio one year later
Adult:
Thursday, October 9, 2014
One number piles atop another as the girls race to change from nearly fully nude into limited wardrobe to become nearly fully nude again! It’s a nonstop assault of pulchritude punctuated by the comedy of John Bizarre.
Kings of Leon performs at Boulevard Brew Fest on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at MGM Resorts Village.
Brimming with vino and music, Wine Amplified barrels into MGM Resorts Village
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Wine Amplified is the first music festival in Las Vegas to go entirely cash free. This is made possible through wristbands embedded with RFID chips. Festival attendees will load Festival Bucks ...

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