Luis Miguel performs at the Colosseum on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Caesars Palace.
Luis Miguel begins four-night stand at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace
Music:
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Latin superstar Luis Miguel, aka “El Sol de Mexico,” kicked off a four-night run at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace on Friday night. Miguel, who performs in Las Vegas almost annually, has won five Grammy Awards and four Latin Grammy Awards.
Big Head Todd and The Monsters at Brooklyn Bowl on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Linq Promenade.
Big Head Todd and The Monsters take over Brooklyn Bowl in Linq Promenade
Photos:
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Colorado band Big Head Todd and The Monsters — Todd Park Mohr, Brian Nevin, Jeremy Lawton and Rob Squires — performed at Brooklyn Bowl in the Linq Promenade on Friday night. Thanks to Erik Kabik of Kabik Photo for his photo gallery of the band.
Macklemore crowd surfs during Surrender and Encore Beach Club’s fourth-anniversary celebration early Thursday, June 5, 2014, in Encore Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Mayweather Jr., Macklemore, Marc Anthony, Luis Miguel, ‘Limelight’
Las Vegas:
Friday, September 12, 2014
We’ll be seeing stars this weekend no matter how the second fight in four months is called between our Las Vegas boxer Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. defending his championship titles against Marcos Maidana at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Rehearsal for "Limelight" on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at the Plaza in downtown Las Vegas.
New burlesque musical cast is ready for ‘Limelight’ at Plaza
Preview:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
In “Limelight,” black-and-white magic movie days are transformed into blazing Technicolor songs-and-dances with six female dancers and singer Felice Garcia, who has double-duty also performing in “Million Dollar Quartet” at Harrah’s.
Chef Tony Hu’s Lao Sze Chuan at the Palms.
Tony Hu is ready to change Chinese food with Lao Sze Chuan at the Palms
Dining:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Tony Hu is known as the mayor of Chinatown in Chicago, where he oversees nearly 20 restaurants. Lao Sze Chuan, his first restaurant in Las Vegas, opens at the Palms on Friday in the opulent space formerly occupied by Little Buddha.
WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana attend a news conference at MGM Grand on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Mayweather will defend his titles, including his WBC junior middleweight title, against Maidana in a rematch at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday.
Star-studded VIP pre-party planned for Mayweather Jr.-Maidana rematch
Boxing:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Jack Nicholson is expected at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday along with Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith, Michael Jordan, LeBron James, Magic Johnson, Michael Strahan, Joe Jonas, Don Cheadle, Dane Cook and many more.
Sheldon Adelson and Elaine Wynn at Buddy V’s Ristorante in Palazzo on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: Elaine Wynn honored in NYC; Keep Memory Alive 5th anniversary
Las Vegas:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
It’s National Preparedness Month, and the team members at the Venetian and Palazzo want hundreds of volunteers to join them in an ambitious undertaking from Sept. 20-21 for the American Red Cross and nonprofit Clean the World.
Members of the Kalama Polynesian Dancers group, a troupe from Denver, perform during the 21st Ho'olaule'a Pacific Islands Festival on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, in downtown Henderson.
Weekend best bets: San Gennaro Feast, Fiesta Las Vegas and Ho’olaule’a Pacific Islands Festival
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Skip holing up on the couch this weekend for quality time with fellow Las Vegans. Celebrate Clark County’s diverse heritage with a slate of cultural festivals and outdoor gatherings that is all about getting to know and giving back to the community.
Westgate Resorts founder David Siegel is joined by Clark County Commissioners Chris Giunchigliani and Tom Collins at the unveiling of the sign for the former LVH on Wednesday, July 22, 2014.
Westgate Las Vegas salutes military, 9/11 victims with ‘Hornets Nest’ screening
Thursday, September 11, 2014
This is the sad day of remembering the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001 in New York and near Washington, D.C., and those who lost their lives as fallen heroes. David Siegel and his new Westgate Las Vegas pay tribute tonight with a VIP reception and screening.
Production designer Andy Walmsley at the set he designed for Human Nature at the Venetian on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013.
Emmy winner Andy Walmsley hopes glamorous Old Vegas shows will return
Guest Columnist:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
I have designed some of the biggest shows the TV industry has ever seen: “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire,” “America’s Got Talent,” “The Biggest Loser,” “So You Think You Can Dance” and “American Idol,” for which I was honored to win an Emmy.
Spanish chef Ferran Adria owned, then closed, what many consider the best restaurant in the world: El Bulli.
Counter Intelligence: Ferran Adria, Julian Serrano, Jose Andres, ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ winner
Dining:
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
For a select group of Las Vegas chefs, restaurateurs and foodies, it’s the two most hallowed private events ever possible, and both are in the same day. Call it the Reign of Spain, and it involves celebrated chef Ferran Adria.
Honoree Robin Leach speaks during the 19th annual Nevada Broadcasters Hall of Fame gala Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at the Four Seasons Las Vegas.
Robin Leach’s ALS ice-bucket challenge substitutes water with champagne
Video:
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Set designer and Emmy winner Andy Walmsley took on the role of secret agent James Bond for his desert-produced ice-bucket challenge and then called on Strip entertainers singer-musician Chris Phillips of Zowie Bowie and hypnotist Anthony Cools to do better.
Season 1 of “Skin Wars” on the Game Show Network. Gear Boxxx of Las Vegas is at center.
Las Vegas body-painting artist Gear Boxxx’s star is rising on ‘Skin Wars’
Q+A:
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Gear Boxxx’s first job was airbrushing T-shirts at the mall in seventh grade, where he learned to persuade the ladies with his charm into buying airbrushed T-shirts to help support his love for comic books and video games.
Physical therapist Jen Nash and Kerry Simon laugh while Simon works on a treadmill during a therapy session at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014.
Strip Scribbles: Lou Ruvo Center 5th anniversary, Donny & Marie, Matt Goss, ‘Ink Master,’ Nobu Villa
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
In just five years, our Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health has hosted more than 55,000 patient visits, and 30 clinical trials to end neurological brain diseases are underway at the facility in downtown’s Symphony Park.
Corey “Big Hoss” Harrison, Austin “Chumlee” Russell, Richard “The Old Man” Harrison and Rick Harrison on the red carpet after attending a performance of “Pawn Shop Live!” on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at the Golden Nugget.
Rick Harrison of ‘Pawn Stars’ to lead Pawn Stars Poker Run on Oct. 5
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Rick’s son Corey Harrison will lead motorcycle riders through Las Vegas starting from Gold & Silver Pawn downtown to the 100-year-old historic Pioneer Saloon in Goodsprings, plus, stops in Summerlin and on the Strip before an after-party at Hogs & Heifers.