Nightclub & Bar preview: Nelly, Nick Cannon, Avicii, Tiesto, Jell-O shot maker

Hakkasan celebrates resident DJ Tiesto’s Grammy Award win Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at MGM Grand.

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Hakkasan celebrates resident DJ Tiesto’s Grammy Award win Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at MGM Grand.

Conventions:
Monday, March 30, 2015 @ 2:33 p.m.
The show features more than 700 nightlife suppliers, thousands of products spanning more than 100,000 square feet of exhibits and more than 80 sessions and workshops.
DJ Avicii performs for a record-size crowd at XS on Sunday, May 25, 2014, in Encore.

Celebrity preview: XS’ 6th with Avicii, ‘Vanderpump Rules,’ Warren G, Widespread Panic, Andre Rochat

Las Vegas:
Friday, March 27, 2015 @ 6 p.m.
The Strip will go dark this weekend. The lights will go out. The neon signs will switch off. Las Vegas won’t look the same even if you can see some of it in its lights-out state. It’s Earth Hour on Saturday night.
Suzanne Somers, with Westgate Las Vegas CEO and owner David Siegel, officially announces her new show “Suzanne Sizzles” on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Westgate Las Vegas.

Suzanne Somers talks health, ‘Dancing With the Stars,’ Westgate residency

Q+A:
Friday, March 27, 2015 @ 2 a.m.
Suzanne Somers’ new show “Suzanne Sizzles” will be a cool, sexy return to the heyday of The Rat Pack and The Great American Songbook complete with her own band. The former Shimmer Cabaret is being transformed into her own venue, Suzanne’s.
Charlie Ebersol and Britney Spears.

Are Britney Spears and Charlie Ebersol engaged?

Music:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 8:27 p.m.
Gossips spotted a new and dazzling diamond ring on the fourth finger of Britney Spear’s left hand as she strolled the beach there today with beau producer Charlie Ebersol and her sons Sean Preston, 9, and Jayden James, 8.
Hakkasan celebrates resident DJ Tiesto’s Grammy Award win Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at MGM Grand.

DJ Mag names Hakkasan No. 1 nightclub in U.S.; Life is No. 21

Nightlife:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 7:29 p.m.
Hakkasan also jumped from the No. 10 spot on the Best Nightclub in the World rankings to No. 3. Green Valley Club from Brazil narrowly beat our Strip mega-club at No. 1 and the 25-year-old Space Ibiza in Spain at No. 2.
Chris Brown celebrates his 24th birthday at 1OAK in The Mirage on Saturday, May 4, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: Chris Brown, Giada, new Westgate execs, Miss Nevada, Alex Stratta
Las Vegas:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 6:31 p.m.
Chris Brown, who has ended his legal saga after the attack on then-girlfriend Rihanna before the 2009 Grammy Awards, has signed a residency artist agreement with Victor Drai to perform at Drai’s Beach Club and Nightclub atop the Cromwell.
Participants pose for a photo with Cirque du Soleil performers at the Run Away with Cirque du Soleil 5K Run and One-Mile Fun Walk at the Springs Preserve on Saturday, March 15, 2014.
Weekend Best Bets: Boulder City Beer Fest, Symphonic Spectacular, Daniel Tosh and Cirque du Soleil 5k
Las Vegas:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 6 p.m.
The weekend ahead is laid back and locals-friendly, with a number of concerts, food and drink fests and outdoor events to keep the entire family entertained. Here’s a look at our weekend best bets:
Steve Wynn, CEO of Wynn Resorts, delivers the keynote address at Colliers International Annual Seminar at the Boston Convention Center on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. Wynn says his $1.6 billion resort on the waterfront across Boston will offer the largest hotel rooms outside Las Vegas.
Steve Wynn tries his hand as commentator on conservative talk radio
Business:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 5:32 p.m.
Hotel tycoon Steve Wynn is about to become a radio star. The casino chief has joined “Morning in America” as of today on Salem Radio Network. You can hear Steve’s debut broadcast at BillBennett.com.
Claire Sinclair (Nice in white) and Sabina Kelley (Naughty in red) rehearse for "Pin Up" on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, in the Stratosphere.
Photos: Sabina Kelley + Claire Sinclair = Naughty + Nice in ‘Pin Up’
Stratosphere:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 4:57 p.m.
Put two glamorous and gorgeous sexy girls together under the spotlight, and you would think there would be backstabbing, jealousy and a sharpened nails catfight. No so, if you believe Claire Sinclair.
Managing Partner Jesse Waits and DJ Kaskade celebrate the fifth anniversary of XS on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Encore.
Q+A: Jesse Waits — Las Vegas nightlife ‘getting stronger every year in every way’
Wynn and Encore:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 2 a.m.
For Jesse Waits, XS managing partner and co-owner who presides over the $100 million mega-club, it’s a majestic milestone, but he’s got his eye on even more success as he heads toward a decade of glory.
Ice Cube hosts and performs at Surrender on Friday, March 20, 2015, in Encore.
Photos: Actor-rapper Ice Cube hosts and performs at Surrender in Encore
Music:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 1:30 a.m.
Ice Cube got on the mic to pump up the crowd as he walked to the stage. He kicked out with his former group Westside Connections Gangsta Nation. He performed 11 songs, including “Friday,” “You Can Do It,” “We Be Clubbin,’ ” “Check Yo Self” and “Good Day.”
Salt-N-Pepa host "1 OAK Rewind" at 1 OAK on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in the Mirage.
Photos: Push it! Salt-N-Pepa kick off ‘1 OAK Rewind’ Tuesdays
The Mirage:
Thursday, March 26, 2015 @ 1 a.m.
Bringing back Old School cool, Cheryl “Salt” James and Sandra “Pepa” Denton arrived on the red carpet outside the hotspot at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday wearing custom T-shirts sporting their logos.
An order of McDonald's Chicken McNuggets is displayed for a photo in Olmsted Falls, Ohio, Wednesday, March 4, 2015.
Ben Vaughn: Looking to the stars — chefs read one-star Yelp reviews
Guest Columnist:
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 @ 11:30 p.m.
I like Yelp. However, I just don’t like the way it’s being used. When Yelp started as an online aggregate of opinions where consumers could share their experiences with the world, that was pretty cool.
The Gazillionaire, Melody Sweets and Joy Jenkins of “Absinthe” at Caesars Palace arrive at Cirque du Soleil’s “One Night for One Drop” blue carpet Friday, March 20, 2015, at 1 OAK in the Mirage.
Q+A: The Gazillionaire celebrates four outrageous years of ‘Absinthe’
Caesars Palace:
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 @ 3:47 p.m.
“Absinthe” host The Gazillionaire remains an enigma. His crass and vulgar language, his unsophisticated wardrobe, and his treatment of audience members and hapless assistants all brought about by his untold millions.
Danica Patrick, Britney Spears and Rachel Rupert at Axis at Planet Holllywood on Friday, March 6, 2015.
Strip Scribbles: Britney Spears’ fairy-tale life, Diana Ross, L.V. Outlaws, Michael Boychuck
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 @ 1:34 p.m.
Pop princess Britney Spears says that “life has never been better” in a new People magazine at-home cover story to be distributed Friday. “I’m the happiest I’ve ever been,” she says.