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October 31, 2014

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Celebrity Sightings

Agassi Serves an Ace

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Selena Gomez and her Stars Dance tour stop Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Star Surveillance: Selena Gomez minus Justin Bieber; Joey Fatone; Von Miller; Warren Sapp
Las Vegas:
Monday, October 27, 2014
Fright Dome at Circus Circus owner Jason Egan escorted Ozzy Osborne and Sharon Osbourne through the haunted attraction. No word if Ozzy scared the ghosts! Kerry King of Slayer dined at La Cave in the Wynn.
Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman is flanked by Chippendale dancers Jace Crispin and Gavin McHale during the annual Las Vegas Great Santa Run in downtown Las Vegas on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: It’s on! Robin Leach vs. Carolyn Goodman at Slotzilla
Great Santa Run:
Monday, October 27, 2014
I’m donating $5,000 to our beloved charity Opportunity Village because I challenged Madame Mayor to the race, and she accepted so that Opportunity Village gets the money. She’s incredible!
Season 4 of Lavo Champagne Brunch on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Palazzo.
Lavo Champagne Brunch: Ladies who lunch — in lacy lingerie
Palazzo:
Monday, October 27, 2014
The glamour girls turned out in the scantiest of skivvies, the naughtiest of negligees, the barest of bras and the sexiest of stockings to make the four-hour, high-energy party brunch Saturday the sizzling event of the season.
“Wicked,” starring Kim Zimmer as Madame Morrible, is at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts from Oct. 8-Nov. 9, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas.
Time warp! ‘Wicked’ cast has double duty with ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’
Charity:
Monday, October 27, 2014
Welcome to the one-night-only “The Wicked Rocky Horror Show” with soap-opera legend Kim Zimmer shedding her Madame Morrible character for the night to be the MC of this benefit performance for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Kim Kardashian West, Khloe Kardashian, Stephanie Sheppard, Malika Haqq and Khadijah Haqq celebrate Kim’s 34th birthday at Tao on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in the Venetian.
Kim Kardashian West toasts her 34th birthday at Tao
The Venetian:
Monday, October 27, 2014
The group, which also included Kris Jenner, Khloe Kardashian, Malika and Khadijah Haqq, Robin Antin, Jonathan Cheban and Simon Huck, watched Kanye’s performance at LIB downtown before heading to the birthday celebration on the Strip.
Emily Moheganrooney helps Caesars Entertainment PR intern Sha’Mell Henry with a sandwich order at Fulton Street Food Hall on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Harrah’s.
Casual dining is elevated at Fulton Street Food Hall
Harrah’s:
Monday, October 27, 2014
The former space of Ming’s and the 24-hour cafe features sit-down breakfast from 6 to 11 a.m. (other sections are open 24/7); late-night and gourmet pizzas; soup station; create-your-own salad bar; sandwich station; sushi bar; and noodle bar.
Martorano’s grand opening Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Paris Las Vegas.
Steve Martorano opens Martorano’s at Paris, previews new book
Dining:
Sunday, October 26, 2014
It’s a truly remarkable story: A journey from tough times on the Mob streets of Philly to finding a career to save himself from jail or death. Tattooed tough guy Steve Martorano has accomplished his biggest dream.
Five Finger Death Punch at The Joint on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas.
Review: Five Finger Death Punch returns home with co-headliner Volbeat
The Joint:
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Last but certainly not least, Five Finger Death Punch made their Las Vegas return evident with lead singer Ivan Moody wearing a UNLV jersey and making the proclamation, “It’s good to be home.”
Buddy Valastro and Daniel Boulud attend the grand opening of DB Brasserie by chef Boulud on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at the Venetian.
Daniel Boulud, Mary Sue Milliken, Susan Feniger, $16,000 Cognac, Crave
Counter Intelligence:
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Can-can girls and French fanfare will be on the menu at DB Brasserie in the Venetian when star chef Daniel Boulud arrives for a weekend Nov. 14-16 inspired by the spirit of the French.
J.B. Mauney wins Round 4 of the 2014 PBR Built Ford Tough Series World Finals at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at UNLV. Mauney, the defending world champion, also won Round 3 on Friday night.
PBR World Finals Round 4: Reigning world champion J.B. Mauney wins fourth night
Thomas & Mack:
Sunday, October 26, 2014
For the second consecutive night, defending world champion J.B. Mauney won the round in the chase and, with wins in Round 3 and Saturday’s Round 4, moved into 2nd in the World Finals at the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV.
DJ Helena.
Q+A: DJ Helena leads the party at Drai’s Nightclub
The Cromwell:
Saturday, October 25, 2014
We check in via phone with Drai’s resident DJ Helena, whose beauty matches her talent and charisma. Helena, who resides in Los Angeles, is back tonight at Drai’s to lead the party into the early hours of the morning.
The Samberger by Andy Samberg at Umami Burger, Beer Garden & Sports Book in SLS Las Vegas.
Take a bite of Andy Samberg’s burger at Umami Burger for charity
SLS Las Vegas:
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Umami Burger, Beer Garden & Sports Book at SLS Las Vegas is serving Golden Globe-winning actor Andy Samberg’s Samberger through Tuesday as a fundraiser for CEID in Berkeley, Calif.
Set to perform Nov. 6-9 at UNLV's Judy Bayley Theater is "The Last Five Years," a musical about two New Yorkers in their 20s who fall in and out of love over the course of five years.
The story, and backstory, of ‘The Last Five Years’ is exceptional
Saturday, October 25, 2014
It’s not often that Dr. Keith Boman himself takes the stage at Boman Pavilion, but that was the scene at the most recent Composers Showcase at Cabaret Jazz in the Smith Center for the Performing Arts ...
Round 3 of the 2014 PBR Built Ford Tough Series World Finals at the Thomas & Mack Center on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at UNLV.
PBR World Finals Round 3: Reigning world champion J.B. Mauney wins third night
Thomas & Mack:
Saturday, October 25, 2014
The 2014 PBR Built Ford Tough Series World Finals leaderboard changed at Friday night’s Round 3 in the Thomas & Mack as No. 2 Silvano Alves jumped to the top of the event, but overall leader Joao Ricardo Viera extended his lead in the world standings.
Life Is Beautiful co-founder Rehan Choudhry.
Rehan Choudhry says of Life Is Beautiful: ‘We’re already talking to headliners about 2015’
Saturday, October 25, 2014
On Day 2 of Year 2 of Life Is Beautiful, the festival he founded, Rehan Choudhry meets with a group of downtown Las Vegas officials near the Fremont Street entrance in the shadow of the recently opened downtown grocery store the Market. The group holding an impromptu confab includes LIB partner Tony Hsieh devouring a burrito as he confers with Choudhry ...
A crowd takes in a performance of The Weeknd at the Downtown Stage on the opening day of the Life Is Beautiful festival Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas.
Pussy Riot, Oscar Goodman and ‘picnic at the disco’ fire up first night of Life Is Beautiful
Friday, October 24, 2014
A general rule to follow around LIB is to understand that this is a loosely framed, freewheeling life experience. It is asphalt Woodstock, and you should just go with it. That goes for whatever snag ...
Kim Kardashian, second from left, celebrates her 33rd birthday with Kris Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian and Khloe Kardashian Odom on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Tao in the Venetian.
Celebrity preview: Kim Kardashian, Brody Jenner, Steve Aoki, Joe Jonas, Jimmy Buffett, LIB
Las Vegas:
Friday, October 24, 2014
Weekend highlights include Kanye’s wife, Kim Kardashian West, who celebrates her birthday at Tao. There’s Five Finger Death Punch at the Joint and another NBA preseason game, this one between the L.A. Lakers and Sacramento Kings at MGM Grand.
Round 2 of the 2014 PBR Built Ford Tough Series World Finals at the Thomas & Mack Center on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at UNLV.
PBR World Finals Round 2: Matt Triplett of Montana rules second night
Thomas & Mack:
Friday, October 24, 2014
The dismal first-round showing by PBR World Finals leader Joao Ricardo Viera obviously stung because Thursday night, the Brazilian beat back all the pressures and his competition to place second in Round 2 and increased his overall lead.
Creative director Mukhtar O.S. Mukhtar gives a thumbs up during rehearsals for the upcoming Cirque du Soleil benefit "One Night | One Drop" on Thursday, March 6, 2014, at the Michael Jackson One Theater in Mandalay Bay.
Mukhtar O.S. Mukhtar talks ‘One Night for One Drop’ at Mirage in March
Cirque du Soleil:
Friday, October 24, 2014
Cirque du Soleil’s ambitious voluntary cast effort for the annual, one-night-only “One Night for Drop” benefit performance is underway for the third consecutive year, and at the helm again for the second time is “The Beatles Love” performer Mukhtar O.S. Mukhtar.
The grand opening of Eric Jordan Young’s “Shakin’ ” in Sin City Theater on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at Planet Hollywood.
Four new shows in only 48 hours on the Las Vegas Strip, downtown
Theater:
Thursday, October 23, 2014
I was emotionally moved and drained by the heart-wrenching play “Henri” at the Smith Center that dealt with elderly patients battling dementia. The production by former Clark County Commissioner Rory Reid’s daughter Ryan Elisabeth Reid stars actor James Williams.
Sauber driver Adrian Sutil of Germany, left, and Caterham driver Marcus Ericsson of Sweden steer their cars during the Formula One Russian Grand Prix at the 'Sochi Autodrom' Formula One circuit, in Sochi, Russia, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.
Strip Scribbles: Grand Prix street race, Santana, UFC, Buffalo Trace Whiskey
Las Vegas:
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Motorsports insiders are whispering that a Grand Prix race may well be organized for the streets of our city. Pitpass and Autoweek blogs report that F1 track designer Hermann Tilke has already visited Las Vegas several times.
The grand opening of Eric Jordan Young’s “Shakin’ ” in Sin City Theater on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at Planet Hollywood.
EJY summons Flip Wilson, but ‘Shakin’’ is no flippant effort
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Eric Jordan Young has talent that spans all time. His goal today is to both remind and indoctrinate fans of what a multitalented entertainer looks and sounds like onstage. ...
Weekend best bets: Life Is Beautiful, Jimmy Buffett and ALS Walk and Roll
Weekend best bets: Life Is Beautiful, Jimmy Buffett and ALS Walk and Roll
Las Vegas:
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Life is beautiful, indeed. Downtown Las Vegas’ astutely named festival hits town for a second year this weekend, with the stars and up-and-comers of music, food and learning convening for three days of festivities.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian celebrate New Year's Eve at 1OAK in the Mirage on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012.
Preview: Life Is Beautiful’s music, chefs and solar-powered, block-long restaurant
Downtown Las Vegas:
Thursday, October 23, 2014
There are three days of exciting pop-up events, culinary demonstrations and hands-on appearances by some of the world’s best chefs and our own Las Vegas celebrity kitchen kings and queens.
Who needs snow when you can have real ice and the cool of the Cosmo?
Cosmopolitan’s Ice Rink to feature snow, ice skating, lodge
The Strip:
Thursday, October 23, 2014
It’s a winter wonderland again at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas starting Nov. 21 when it once again transforms Boulevard Pool into the Ice Rink. This year it will feature falling snow, ice skating, fire pits and an intimate lodge experience.

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