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November 26, 2015

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Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Planet Hollywood pays tribute to the late star chef Kerry Simon on Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015. Simon died Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, at age 60.
Photos: ‘The world is a little dimmer’ without star chef Kerry Simon
Oct. 19, 2015
It was a fond and bittersweet farewell. Six hundred of us said goodbye to “Iron Chef” winner Kerry Simon on Sunday afternoon at his “celebration of life” tribute and barbecue exactly the way he wanted before his death: “No funeral, no sadness, just a musical party.”
Neil Young at the Chelsea on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Review + photos: Neil Young is too big to fail at the Chelsea
Oct. 13, 2015
Neil Young still writes songs like Neil Young did. Young, the 69-year-old rock star, spent more than three hours at the Cosmopolitan on Sunday night with band Promise of the Real proving the point and demonstrating why Rolling Stone called the tour “epic.”
Garbage singer Shirley Manson: ‘We’re marching forward undaunted’
Oct. 10, 2015
Garbage frontwoman Shirley Manson is well aware that some of her band’s most-loved tunes, such as “Only Happy When it Rains” and “Stupid Girl,” have marinated in music lovers’ minds long enough to provoke sensations of nostalgia. Not that she minds.
Festivino on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at the Palazzo Atrium.
Celebrity preview: Underwood, Young, ‘Pawn Stars,’ MENUS, Wine Amplified, Festivino, Garbage
Oct. 9, 2015
Key attractions this weekend have to do a lot with drinking and dining — after all, this is Las Vegas. There is Festivino at the Venetian, Epicurean Charitable Foundation’s MENUS at Mandalay Bay Beach, Wine Amplified at Las Vegas Village for two nights — and more.
Bruno Mars at the Chelsea on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, in the Cosmopolitan.
Bruno Mars to bring uptown funk to Cosmopolitan on NYE
Oct. 5, 2015
“Two years ago, Bruno Mars enthralled guests as he performed opening night of the Chelsea over New Year’s Eve, and this year we can’t wait to have him return for yet another captivating performance,” said Fedor Banuchi, vice president of entertainment at the Cosmopolitan.
“Undiscovered: Haiti with Jose Andres.”
Photos: Jose Andres takes Bill Clinton and Mario Batali on tour of Haiti
Sept. 24, 2015
Star chef Jose Andres will debut a one-hour special on PBS this Sunday. The author, TV host and philanthropist explores Haiti with fellow star chef Mario Batali and former President Bill Clinton for the National Geographic special.
Sinatra executive chef Theo Schoenegger and Frank Sinatra’s granddaughter A.J. Lambert lead an interactive cooking class at Sinatra on Friday, June 5, 2015, in Encore Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Steve Wynn’s plans for Sinatra’s 100th; Jose Andres; Rick Moonen
Sept. 23, 2015
Steve Wynn and wife Andrea host a private dinner tonight for Frank Sinatra’s daughter, Tina Sinatra, and granddaughters A.J. Lambert and Amanda Erlinger to toast the debut of “Sinatra 100,” the official 100th anniversary book of the life and career of the icon.
Viva Mexico food-and-drink specials at China Poblano from Sept. 14-20, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Chile en Nogada (stuffed poblano pepper, pork, pine nuts, walnut cream and pomegranate seeds, $16) is pictured here.
Photos: Food-and-drink celebration Viva Mexico at China Poblano
Sept. 20, 2015
The weeklong food-and-drink celebration Viva Mexico ends this evening as the clock strikes 11:30 at celebrated chef Jose Andres’ Chinese-Mexican fusion eatery China Poblano in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Gretchen Rossi and Sapphire models at Sapphire Pool & Day Club's grand opening on Saturday, May 4, 2013.
Tonight in L.V.: Gretchen Rossi at STK; Hooters Palms grand opening; Mexican Independence Day
Sept. 14, 2015
Single-day tickets for the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway next March 5 go on sale. Reigning NASCAR champion Kevin Harvick will return to defend his title and wants to be the first driver to three-peat in Las Vegas since Jimmie Johnson.
Lenny Kravitz performs at the Chelsea on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Review + photos: Lenny Kravitz at the Chelsea — better late than never?
Sept. 13, 2015
Lenny Kravitz finally hit the stage at 10:40 p.m., and there is no denying that the 51-year-old is a rock star. He certainly looked the part in his brown snakeskin jacket and blue jeans.
Jason Strauss celebrates his birthday and Tao's seventh anniversary Saturday, April 6, 2013, at the Venetian.
Jason Strauss talks 10 successful years of Tao at the Venetian
Sept. 11, 2015
“We had no idea that Tao would do as well as it had, and we had no idea that we would be building a full-on hospitality company here in Las Vegas, but, through our success, more opportunities came to us, and, as we continued to execute, we got more opportunities.”
Drake at Marquee on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
2015 LDW photos: HartBeat Weekend with Drake and Kevin Hart; Juicy J at Tao
Sept. 8, 2015
Sunday of the 2015 Labor Day Weekend began with the HartBeat Weekend Pool Party hosted by Kevin Hart at Tao Beach in the Venetian on the heels of his 7 and 10:30 p.m. comedy shows Saturday night at the Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Sean Kingston, 2 Chainz, Kevin Hart and Trey Songz at Marquee on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
2015 LDW photos: Busta Rhymes, Kevin Hart, 2 Chainz + Snoop Dogg
Sept. 8, 2015
Across the Strip, actor and comedian Kevin Hart hosted his HartBeat Weekend presents Kevin Hart & Friends Comedy All-Stars After-Party at a star-studded Marquee Nightclub in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Saturday night.
Drake hosts and performs at Marquee on Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Drake, Jason Derulo, Kevin Hart, Chris Brown, Nelly, Lil Wayne, Flo Rida, Incubus
Sept. 4, 2015
The world’s top DJs are all here this LDW to put rival European hotspots to shame. No question that Las Vegas is No. 1 in the world for the next 96 hours. They will be doing battle behind the wheels of steel with everybody from Tiesto to Calvin Harris.
Kevin Hart celebrates his 32nd birthday at Gallery Nightclub in Planet Hollywood on Thursday, July 5, 2012.
On the funny beat: Kevin Hart looms large at Cosmopolitan; Rocks Lounge reaches for laughs; Bonkerz goes long at the Sayers Club
Sept. 3, 2015
The Kats Report Bureau at this writing is Fuel coffee bar at the Hard Rock Hotel, where the home entertainment center is playing video and audio of Bob Marley & The Wailers in concert, “I Shot the Sheriff” the selected number.