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Weekend best bets: Super Bowl XLVIII, ‘Cinderella,’ ‘Picasso’ and Foodie Bowl III

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Seahawks fans gather for a photo outside Scooter’s Pub during the Seahawks vs. Rams game Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013.

It’s Super Bowl weekend, and viewing parties abound.

But if football’s not your thing, there are plenty of other options to keep you entertained this weekend in Las Vegas.

Here’s a look at our weekend best bets:

    • Pop singer, songwriter and actress P!NK performed in concert at Phillips Arena on December 14, 2013 in Atlanta, GA.

      Friday: Pink at MGM Grand

      If you missed the singer’s high-flying acrobatic performance at the Grammys this past Sunday, don’t pass up the chance to catch her signature stage theatrics in person Friday night at MGM Grand Garden Arena as the “Try” singer returns with her “Truth About Love Tour.” Tickets are $60 to $150. The show starts at 8 p.m.

    • Saturday: Moscow Festival Ballet’s “Cinderella” at UNLV

      The celebrated Moscow Festival Ballet, founded by former Bolshoi dancer Sergei Radchenko in 1989, brings its impassioned interpretation of the fairy tale classic to Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall for an evening of unparalleled dance talent. Tickets are $25 to $75. The performance begins at 8 p.m.

    • Seahawks fans gather for a photo outside Scooter’s Pub during the Seahawks vs. Rams game Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013.

      Sunday: Super Bowl XLVIII viewing parties

      Backyard grilling on Super Bowl Sunday is good and well, but if you’re in Las Vegas, why not watch the game in Strip style? Check out our 2014 Super Bowl viewing party guide for the skinny on the best places in town to watch the Broncos take on the Seahawks.

    • George Strait performs at the 47th annual CMA Awards at Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn.

      Saturday: George Strait at MGM Grand

      Country legend George Strait brings his “Cowboy Rides Away Tour” to MGM Grand Garden Arena. Fans can expect tracks from 2013’s “Love Is Everything,” as well as a slate of classics. Miranda Lambert is the guest performer. The show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $70 to $150.

    • Sunday: Foodie Bowl III at Due Forni

      If you love food as much as you love football, Summerlin’s Due Forni is the place to be this Super Bowl Sunday. The pizza and wine restaurant has teamed up once again with “Vegas Foodie” Dominic Scali to serve delectable eats including short rib lasagna, turkey meatball sliders and Roman Piadina with pulled pork, fontina and caramelized onions. Oh, and there will be Wine Pong. The event starts at 2:30 p.m.

    • U.S. actor Steve Martin poses during a photo-call for the movie "Pink Panther 2 " at the Berlinale in Berlin, Germany, Friday, Feb. 13, 2009. The 59th International Film Festival Berlin takes place in the German capital from Feb. 5 until Feb. 15, 2009.

      Friday - Saturday: Steve Martin’s “Picasso at the Lapin Agile” at Onyx Theater

      The Onyx Theater takes on Steven Martin’s first play, exploring just what might happen if Einstein and Picasso were to cross paths at a bar. Find out this weekend, with shows beginning at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20.

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