Celebrity preview: Kourtney Kardashian, SJP, Kathy Griffin, Jennifer Coolidge, Jerry Seinfeld, Wayne Brady

Scott Disick, fifth from right — with Kourtney Kardashian, fourth from right, and friends — hosts at 1 OAK on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in the Mirage.

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Scott Disick, fifth from right — with Kourtney Kardashian, fourth from right, and friends — hosts at 1 OAK on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in the Mirage.

Las Vegas:
Friday, April 17, 2015 @ 6 p.m.
Maybe the music scene is quiet because country music fans have left the Strip en masse for this year’s 50th Academy of Country Music Awards. It has moved — thankfully for only one year — from MGM Grand Garden Arena to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
Calvin Harris spins at Hakkasan on Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014, in MGM Grand.

Strip Scribbles: Hakkasan’s second anniversary; Jordin Sparks; Weird Al; Foxtail’s 18-and-older party

Las Vegas:
Thursday, April 16, 2015 @ 6:01 p.m.
The four-day celebration weekend to mark the second anniversary of Hakkasan at MGM Grand begins tonight and runs through Sunday with performances by global superstar DJs Tiesto, Hardwell and Steve Aoki, plus Kyroman, the part-man, part-machine phenomenon.
Las Vegas 51s manager Wally Backman, second from right, talks with players during the 51s' season opener Thursday, April 3, 2014, against the Fresno Grizzlies.

Weekend Best Bets: UNLVino, Las Vegas 51s and Pure Aloha Festival

Las Vegas:
Thursday, April 16, 2015 @ 6 p.m.
From a champagne kick-off party at UNLVino to a celebration of local Hawaiian heritage, 'tis indeed a weekend to eat, drink and be merry. Here’s a look at our weekend best bets:
Britney Spears celebrates “Britney Day” at the High Roller in the Linq Promenade on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, in Las Vegas.

Britney Spears puts heckling hater in his place at Planet Hollywood

Music:
Thursday, April 16, 2015 @ 4:56 p.m.
I’m giving a high-five to pop princess Britney Spears not only because of her return Wednesday night to her Axis at Planet Hollywood residency “Britney: Piece of Me,” but also for the fact that she lambasted a heckling hater in the audience near the stage.
Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon and Kristin Davis at the 2010 ShoWest Awards at the Paris on March 18, 2010.

Shopping with Sarah Jessica Parker at Crystals in CityCenter

Fashion:
Thursday, April 16, 2015 @ 4:25 p.m.
“Sex and the City” with Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon and Kristin Davis was a Sunday night TV-viewing phenomenon on HBO that began in 1998 and ended in 2004.
Las Vegas runner and cancer survivor Helene Neville.
Helene Neville of Henderson preps for final marathon run around U.S. perimeter
Thursday, April 16, 2015 @ 3:58 p.m.
Four-time cancer survivor Helene Neville of Henderson has battled three brain surgeries, chemotherapy and radiation. Yet incredibly she is about to embark on the biggest challenge of her amazing life. This is an extraordinary story of courage and bravery.
Korie Robertson, Willie Robertson, Jason Aldean and Brittany Kerr attend the grand opening of “Duck Commander Musical” on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at the Rio.
‘Duck Commander Musical’ review: Before fame, money and beards
The Rio:
Thursday, April 16, 2015 @ 1:58 p.m.
Executive producer and entertainment mogul Tommy Mottola was 100 percent correct when he told me: “This is as good as any other Broadway musical. I’ll put it up alongside anything else, and it’ll win. It has everything — and then some — you’d want in a hit musical.”
“Time Traveling With Brian Unger” on the Travel Channel. Unger is at left.
Q+A: Brian Unger talks new Travel Channel series ‘Time Traveling’
Television:
Thursday, April 16, 2015 @ 2 a.m.
The early days of quickie Las Vegas divorces and wedding chapel marriages of Hollywood stars will be brought back to life on a new Travel Channel series premiering Monday.
Hozier performs at the Chelsea on Thursday, April 9, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan.
Photos: Less is more with Hozier at the Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan
Music:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 @ 11:32 p.m.
The eponymous debut by Irish musician Andrew Hozier-Byrne is doing well, but in the U.S. he has yet to step out from beyond the shadow of his big hit “Take Me To Church.”
Bubble-Licious for 2014 UNLVino on Friday, April 11, 2014, at the Venetian.
For love of grape: UNLVino is three nonstop nights of champagne, sake, wine
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 @ 10:33 p.m.
It’s the annual orgy of drinking champagne, sake and wines over three nights to celebrate more than 40 years of hospitality excellence in Las Vegas. UNLVino continues the long tradition “to take a sip for scholarship.”
Guy Fieri’s Guy’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar first-anniversary celebration Monday, April 13, 2015, at the Linq Hotel. Fieri, left, is pictured here with Julian Edelman of the New England Patriots.
Strip Scribbles: Guy Fieri celebrates first Strip anniversary; Amy Purdy, Billy Bob Thornton films
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 @ 6:30 p.m.
It was a Monday night of amazing fun and celebration as Emmy Award-winning TV host and star chef Guy Fieri celebrated the first anniversary of his first and acclaimed Strip restaurant Guy’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar at the Linq Hotel.
The Robertson family of “Duck Dynasty” on A&E.
Off-Strip theater clash: ‘Duck Commander Musical’ vs. ‘Puppetry of the Penis’
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 @ 4:02 p.m.
About 80 members of the “Duck Dynasty” family along with country superstar Jason Aldean, celebrity chef Guy Fieri, actress Candace Cameron Burse, Weezer bass player Scott Shriner and others, including televangelist Joel Osteen, will be on the camouflage carpet.
Fountains Brunch at Jasmine in Bellagio.
Four decadent and fabulous brunches on the Strip
Dining:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 @ 2 a.m.
Brunch, usually reserved for Sundays, runs the gamut on and off the Las Vegas Strip, and our colleagues at Las Vegas Weekly produced the ultimate Las Vegas brunch guide last Thursday.
Steve Cyr in FHM in June 2010.
Steve Cyr spills secrets, payouts, big-time wins and losses of ‘whales’ in Las Vegas
Q+A:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 @ 2 a.m.
For decades, high-stakes gaming was the backbone of the Las Vegas casino industry. Competition among the resorts was furious as marketing VPs and super-hosts hunted down the world’s wealthiest players known as “whales.”
Motley Brews’ 2015 Great Vegas Festival of Beer on Saturday, April 11, 2015, in downtown Las Vegas.
Ben Vaughn talks wasted food, serves his Southern food at Motley Brews
Guest Columnist:
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 @ 11:58 p.m.
In the United States, 40 percent of all edible food goes uneaten and is thrown away. Or, to put it another way, nearly half of all the edible food in this country is feeding our nation’s landfills. That statistic is unbelievable.