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October 6, 2015

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Wayne Newton

Known as "Mr. Las Vegas," Wayne Newton has dazzled audiences in many Strip casinos, including the Flamingo, Stardust, Las Vegas Hilton, Desert Inn, Frontier, Sands, Bally's, Caesars Palace and the MGM Grand. He now performs at the Tropicana in his new show, "Once Before I Go."

Casino Entertainer of the Year award winners Penn Jillette and Teller accept their award during the 2015 Casino Entertainment Awards presented by Global Gaming Expo at Vinyl on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Photos: G2E’s Casino Entertainment Awards honor Penn & Teller, Jerry Lewis
Hard Rock Hotel:
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Magic duo and Rio headliners Penn & Teller were named Casino Entertainers of the Year on Wednesday night at the Global Gaming Expo’s third-annual Casino Entertainment Awards at Vinyl in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Wayne Newton at his home Casa de Shenandoah on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Wayne Newton visits new downtown Art Motel
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Art-creating drones and a humanoid robot have begun work at the new Art Motel, with the entire building including rooftop and courtyard coming to life as a showcase for dozens of local and global artists creating visual and multimedia installations.
Wayne Newton at his home Casa de Shenandoah on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Photos: Wayne Newton’s doors to Casa de Shenandoah open to stars
Monday, September 21, 2015
Wayne and Kathleen Newton celebrated with Tyson Beckford, Criss Angel, Carrot Top, Sabrina Bryan, Pia Zadora, Clint Holmes, Melody Sweets and cast members from Chippendales, “Fantasy,” “Jersey Boys,” “Rock of Ages” and Thunder From Down Under.
Wayne Newton at his home Casa de Shenandoah on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Mr. Las Vegas is back: Wayne Newton returns to Shenandoah
Monday, September 21, 2015
Wayne Newton, for decades an icon of the Las Vegas entertainment scene, thought he’d never return to Casa de Shenandoah, where he’d lived since 1968. Buzz Aldrin seemed more likely to return to ...
Wayne Newton at his home Casa de Shenandoah on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Casa de Shenandoah shines amid stars; Piff parlays ‘AGT’ run into headlining gig
Friday, September 18, 2015
The Wayne Newton museum is now open, and the VIP party Thursday drew an impressive and wide-ranging collection of Las Vegas name-checks. Carrot Top; Lance Burton; Clint Holmes and Kelly Clinton-Holmes; Sabrina Bryan; Melody Sweets of “Absinthe”; Mark Shunock, Troy Burgess and Robert Torti of “Rock of Ages”; Jennifer Cox; Chippendales guest host Tyson Beckford; and ...
The Casa de Shenandoah sign, returned to the property on Sunset and Pecos roads, as shown on Dec. 13, 2014.
Wayne Newton’s Las Vegas estate opening as museum
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Wayne Newton fans will soon have a chance to say "Danke Schoen" to the iconic Las Vegas singer, who will be available as a tour guide at a glitzy new museum that features ...
“Frank: The Man, The Music,” star Bob Anderson and Jerry Lewis at Palazzo on Saturday, March 14, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Jerry Lewis to receive award from Wayne Newton; Miss America Pageant
Las Vegas:
Thursday, September 10, 2015
It’s a secret until the curtains open as to who will be named Entertainer of the Year, but we have learned that Wayne Newton will be at the G2E awards to honor Jerry Lewis with the Lifetime Legend Award.
Tyson Beckford, onstage with Sheryl Underwood, guest hosts and performs in Chippendales on Friday, May 1, 2015, in the Rio.
Groovy hang with Chippendales; Wayne Newton makes date; AFAN ready for colorful Black & White shindig
Friday, August 28, 2015
In a conversation I’ll always remember, a former guest host of Chippendales at the Rio once told me that the BK Whopper Bar was the most advantageous place to meet women in all of VegasVille.
Wayne Newton performs as a photo of him as a young man flashes on the screen during the grand opening night of Wayne Newton's "Once Before I Go" at the Tropicana in Las Vegas Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009.
Former mayor catches up with times; hotel may turn back clock
Sunday, August 9, 2015
Oscar Goodman, the man who ran Las Vegas without a computer, is now answering emails. And the Fremont is preparing for a milestone birthday ...
The Casa de Shenandoah sign, returned to the property on Sunset and Pecos roads, as shown on Dec. 13, 2014.
Wayne Newton is making a return to Casa de Shenandoah
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Mr. Las Vegas is ending 2014 by making some major news in his Old Vegas neighborhood. Returned to the corner of Sunset and Pecos roads is the famous Casa de Shenandoah sign ...
The 2014 Opportunity Village Las Vegas Great Santa Run with Matt Marshall, Monica Jackson, Holly Madison, Wayne Newton, Olivia Newton-John, Mayor Carolyn Goodman, Santa Claus and James Davis on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas.
Great Santa Run with Holly Madison, Chippendales, Wayne Newton, Olivia Newton-John
Opportunity Village:
Monday, December 8, 2014
It was a very early morning, star-studded turnout for Opportunity Village’s 10th Annual Las Vegas Great Santa Run on Saturday. Fremont Street and its cross streets were a sea of Santa-suited runners and walkers as far as the eye could see.
Tanya Tucker and the Imperials perform during the funeral for country music star George Jones in the Grand Ole Opry House on Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Nashville, Tenn. Jones, one of country music's biggest stars who had No. 1 hits in four separate decades, died April 26.
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum salutes Tanya Tucker
Thursday, October 16, 2014
The career of country music superstar Tanya Tucker gets a salute from the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. The exhibit explores Tanya’s career in “Strong Enough to Bend” opening Nov. 14 and continuing through next May.
Emily West, Mat Franco and host Nick Cannon on the Season 9 finale of “America’s Got Talent” on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, on NBC. Franco was declared the winner.
Strip Scribbles: Emily West of ‘AGT’; Miss USA Nia Sanchez; Wayne Newton’s award
Las Vegas:
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Emily West has gone on to become a popular country artist and was signed to Capital Records in Nashville. Her “Blue Sky” debut duet with Keith Urban hit the country charts.
Wayne Newton and his wife Kathleen McCrone arrive for the 49th Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Pia bemoans ‘Louboutin separation anxiety’; Newton to cap 150th anniversary all-star show
Friday, September 19, 2014
In the days since Pia Zadora was injured in a golf cart accident, the entertainer has regained her sense of humor, if not her actual footing. She is to undergo surgery to repair her ankle on Tuesday at Cedars Sinai Medical Center. It ...
Wayne Newton rehearses with a group of carolers in Chicago during a trip to promote the "Vegas Season" ad campaign by the LVCVA.
LVCVA starts its ace as Wayne Newton takes the mound at Wrigley Field
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Wayne Newton is taking the mound at the Cubs-Pirates game Friday afternoon in Chicago amid a busy promotional schedule on behalf of the Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority. ...

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