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May 25, 2015

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Photo: P. Diddy and Sports Illustrated swimsuit models ho
Celebrity preview: DJs galore, Bette, Diddy, T-Pain, The Eagles, Khloe, Kevin Hart, Ke$ha, Joe Jonas, UFC 187
Friday, May 22, 2015
2015 Memorial Day Weekend:
To say this four-day Memorial Day Weekend in Las Vegas is jam-packed would be a big understatement. Music and parties — all the top global DJs are in town — top the agenda this weekend. If you want music, the list is long and varied and includes the Divine Miss M herself.
Photo: The Moreno brothers  Ricky, Frankie and Tony  in t
Strip Scribbles: Ricky Moreno, Tyson Beckford, Krewella, Mac King, Jeff McBride
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Las Vegas:
Las Vegas travel counselor Ricky Moreno, who specializes here in “fish-out-of-water” travel experiences for his clients, has become one of the final 15 contestants on Travel Channel’s new competition “Travel Channel Star.”
Photo: Americas Got Talent Season 9 winner magician Mat F
Strip Scribbles: ‘AGT’ winners Michael Grimm, Mat Franco; BMG; Vista; ‘Mondays Dark’
Monday, May 18, 2015
Las Vegas:
Las Vegas resident and “America’s Got Talent” Season 5 winner Michael Grimm won’t have far to travel to get to work during the next three summer months. He’s landed a 90-day residency at Vinyl.
Photo: Penn Jillette, Seth Green and Teller at the Rio in
Penn & Mac? Holding cell? Jillette’s ties to the now-shuttered Riviera
Monday, May 18, 2015
Magic:
Rio headliner magician Penn Jillette has revealed that at a charity event in the Riviera long before it closed last week, Harrah’s headliner comedy magician Mac King stood in for Teller, who was on a trip to Italy.
Photo: Bruno Mars performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XL
Celebrity preview: Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, One Republic, Bryan Adams, Neil Diamond, Courtney Love
Friday, May 15, 2015
Las Vegas:
In addition to Weekend Two of Rock in Rio USA with Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, John Legend, Ed Sheeran and more attracting more than 100,000, it’s the two final concerts for Journey in their mini-run at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Photo: Martin Short
Martin Short never lacks for genius creations
Friday, May 15, 2015
Comedian brings in full complement of characters to every energetic show.
Photo: Cindy Blackman and Carlos Santana at the Hard Rock
Strip Scribbles: Santana auction, Ne-Yo’s cupcakes, Maren Wade’s TV pilot
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Las Vegas:
Carlos Santana and Cindy Blackman are donating 100 percent of the auction proceeds to his Milagro Foundation to benefit underserved and vulnerable children in the areas of education, health and the arts.
Photo: Murray Sawchuck, with co-star and wife Chloe Crawf
Chloe Crawford revs up Simon Cowell in ‘BGT’; comedy showcase planned for Flamingo
Monday, May 11, 2015
Aside from the entertainment booked in relation to the Rock in Rio duel weekends, SLS is fired up about its Foxtail Pool parties. The old Sahara aquatic retreat is barely recognizable.
Photo: No Doubt arrives at Night 1 of the 2012 iHeartRadi
Celebrity preview: No Doubt, Metallica, Linkin Park, Scheana Marie, Rob Gronkowski, Pete Wentz
Friday, May 8, 2015
Las Vegas:
Fireworks will light up the Strip skyline for the debut rock weekend of the Rock in Rio USA festival, two days of fun on the 40-acre playground opposite SLS Las Vegas totaling 21 hours today and Saturday.
‘Weird Al’ Yankovic comes to Las Vegas for some ‘Mandatory Fun’
‘Weird Al’ Yankovic comes to Las Vegas for some ‘Mandatory Fun’
Friday, May 8, 2015
He’s coming off the biggest album of his career, and it feels like the guy is just getting started.
Photo: Tim Allen
Tim Allen returns to his comedy roots with a vengeance
Friday, May 8, 2015
He's enjoyed immense success in movies and TV, but he always missed stand-up.
Photo: Britney Spears with Nevada Childhood Cancer Founda
Strip Scribbles: Britney Spears adds dates; Imagine Dragons EP; Chris Brown’s 26th at Drai’s
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Las Vegas:
Before I say one word, let me pour a glass of fine tequila and toast you all with “Happy Cinco de Mayo!” Celebrations are valley-wide, but the one to watch is at the Luxor with Arianny Celeste, “Fantasy” and Jabbawockeez.
Photo: Comedian Michael Wheels Parise performs Sunday, Ma
Riviera Comedy Club hosts one last blowout before blowing up
Monday, May 4, 2015
The history of entertainment at the Riv is as rich as any hotel-casino to ever conduct business on the Strip. It is where Liberace debuted at the hotel anointed as “The New High in the Sky” in April 1955.
Photo: Beyonce and Jay Z at the 2014 Grammy Awards at Sta
Mayweather Jr., Pacquiao, Jay Z, Bieber, Diddy, Foxx, Ludacris, NKOTB and more
Friday, May 1, 2015
Fight Weekend Celebrity Preview:
Star-hosted parties are on the timetable the entire weekend and dominate the entertainment scene before and after The Big Fight. Expect to pay sky-high prices to rub shoulders with royal rappers at their nightclub parties.
Photo: Aries Spears
Aries Spears keeps hits coming in fearless stand-up
Friday, May 1, 2015
Comedian has mad fun with controversial topics, celebrity impersonations from Bill Cosby to Jay Z.

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