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May 6, 2015

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Justin Bieber celebrate Mayweather Jr.'s victory over WBC/WBA 154-pound champion Canelo Alvarez on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Alvarez was previously undefeated in 42 fights.
Celebrity preview: Justin Bieber, Jason Mraz, Korn, Whitney Cummings, Ludacris, Ringo Starr
March 13, 2015
All eyes this weekend will be on the madness and mayhem that Justin Bieber is certain to cause with his Bieber Fever fans when he celebrates his belated 21st birthday in tandem with the opening of the $100 million-plus Omnia nightclub at Caesars Palace.
A rendering of Omnia Nightclub, slated to open this spring at Caesars Palace.
Swinging from Rose. Rabbit. Lie., Stratosphere, Rock in Rio, swanky new lounge at Omnia
March 6, 2015
It was a crazy night, as anticipated, and wonderful to spend time with so many of the city’s great performers and people. I have no idea how many people were actually in that room.
Jon Taffer of Spike TV's “Bar Rescue.”
Jon Taffer of ‘Bar Rescue’: I see owner confidence, growth, new concepts, investments
March 6, 2015
Economically, I see some positive shifts. Confidence of the operators to open and remodel is much, much higher than it was. Robin, it’s a whole new field than it was two years ago, the entire marketplace.
The Chandelier Bar at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Friday, Dec. 10, 2010.
Jon Taffer of ‘Bar Rescue’ to open bar in Las Vegas, talks dining scene, pub vs. bar
March 5, 2015
Las Vegas is famous for some of the greatest nightclubs in the world, you know that, but we’re not famous for the best bars in the world. Think about it. Las Vegas isn’t known for great bars; we’re known for great nightclubs and restaurants.
Jon Taffer.
Jon Taffer of ‘Bar Rescue’ talks Nightclub & Bar, past year in L.V. and what’s ahead
March 4, 2015
“Bar Rescue” reality-TV star Jon Taffer perhaps more than anybody else knows the nightclub and bar business inside out. For 30 years, he’s helmed the annual Nightclub & Bar Show and presided over its business, expansion and growth.
Abel Tesfaye, aka The Weeknd, performs at Drai's Nightclub on Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, atop The Cromwell.
Hakkasan, Drai’s, XS, DJ Vice, Echo & Rig win Nightclub & Bar Show Awards
March 3, 2015
“Bar Rescue” star Jon Taffer announced today the Las Vegas winners of the 2015 Nightclub & Bar Show Awards on March 30. “The winners are visionaries who are instrumental in setting trends and forging the way for other hospitality venues,” said Jon.
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett wave to a standing-ovation audience at the Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, at the end of their performance.
Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga return to Las Vegas from April 10-11
March 3, 2015
“Cheek to Cheek” marks Lady Gaga’s third consecutive No. 1 album release in three years and makes her one of only two female artists this decade to have three No. 1 albums. The Axis performances will be accompanied by a big band.
Pentatonix at the Chelsea on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Photos: Pentatonix make a cappella cool at sold-out Chelsea concert
March 2, 2015
Pentatonix, the Grammy Award-winning a cappella group and Season 3 winners of NBC’s “The Sing-Off,” have recently performed everywhere from the tree-lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center to the Kennedy Center Honors.
Liberace, the piano virtuoso who became known as "Mr. Showmanship," is shown with Elvis Presley at the Riviera in Las Vegas in November 1956.
Celebrity preview: Liberace, Shania Twain, Chumlee, Pentatonix, Roseanne, Jay Leno
Feb. 27, 2015
The glitz and glamour of Liberace is reborn this weekend — along with his famed mirror-decorated and rhinestone-covered pianos — with a gala to benefit Opera Las Vegas as his mansion is reopened. It’s 28 years to the month that Wladziu Valentino Liberace died.
Runners are shown at a dust party after the first Color Run on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, in downtown Las Vegas. About 5,000 participants ran a 5K event that benefits Three Square food bank.
Weekend Best Bets: Rascal Flatts, Pentatonix and the Color Run
Feb. 26, 2015
There’s good reason to step out and enjoy the brisk weather this weekend, with a colorful variety of musical offerings and benefit runs highlighting the days ahead. Here’s a look at our weekend best bets:
Billy Idol performs at The Chelsea on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Photos: Billy Idol puts the sin in Sin City at the Cosmopolitan
Feb. 23, 2015
In true Las Vegas fashion, rocker Billy Idol went to the center of the stage, turned his back and gave the Chelsea audience a mini striptease by removing his jacket and shirt.
Wok-roasted Manila clams, with Chinese sausage and oat noodles, for 2015 Chinese New Year on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at China Poblano in the Cosmopolitan.
Three decadent Chinese New Year meals: Andrea’s, Hakkasan and China Poblano
Feb. 23, 2015
Three of the best restaurants on the Las Vegas Strip — Andrea’s, China Poblano and Hakkasan — are celebrating Chinese New Year — and the Year of the Ram/Goat/Sheep —with elegant, luxurious and decadent meals.
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend arrive at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 18, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: John Legend, OneRepublic, Billy Idol, Joey Fatone, Donny Osmond, Bob Seger
Feb. 20, 2015
All eyes will turn this weekend to the glamour and glitz of a man called Oscar: It’s Academy Awards weekend in Tinseltown. But Las Vegas has its own salute to the coveted gold statuette with three events.
Kindergarten and fifth-grade students from the Meadows School in front of the 22-foot-long LED dragon before starting their traditional Chinese New Year dragon parade through the Forum Shops on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, in Caesars Palace.
Chinese New Year in L.V.: Dragon dances, parades, floral displays, feasts
Feb. 19, 2015
Our valley-wide hotels all have dynamic dragon dances and traditional parades planned to mark the turning of the Chinese calendar for the Year of the Yang honoring goats, sheep and rams.
Billy Idol at The Pearl in the Palms on Aug. 21, 2010.
Weekend Best Bets: Billy Idol, Bob Seger, Ana Gasteyer and Trailer Park Boys
Feb. 19, 2015
It’s still February, but the weather’s warming up, and there’s plenty to do this weekend, whether you’re looking for great music or live comedy — or something with a little mix of each.