Clint Holmes performs during the Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Las Vegas.
Q+A, Part 1: Clint Holmes discusses his show at Palazzo opening July 16
Music:
Friday, June 17, 2016
Ask Clint Holmes to ponder his new residency at Palazzo starting July 16, and he describes it as “exciting, frightening and fulfilling — all at once.” It’s not that Clint has never performed on the Strip before.
Britney Spears performs at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on Sunday, May 22, 2016, in Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Bridesmaid Britney Spears, EDC, Bobby Flay, Caesars’ 50th
Las Vegas:
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Pop princess Britney Spears is so excited about being a bridesmaid this weekend in Las Vegas for her best friend’s wedding that she posted it to her Instagram page while driving across the desert on I-15, adding “I’m so excited!”
Celine Dion, right, with violinist Lindsey Stirling, attends the 2016 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 22, 2016, at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Celine Dion receives warm welcome in French capital on European tour
Music:
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Our Caesars Palace headliner superstar Celine Dion has arrived in strike-torn Paris, France, to a loving welcome from hundreds of her fans camped outside her hotel the Royal Monceau.
Criss Angel and his 20-month-old son Johnny.
Criss Angel’s 2-year-old son Johnny is in remission
Luxor:
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Great news to report today: Luxor headliner magician Criss Angel’s 2-year-old son Johnny is in remission after tough cancer treatments, and Criss believes that he will eventually be healed. This is a miracle — not magic!
Night 2 of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival with Armin Van Buuren at Kinetic Field on Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Tonight in L.V.: EDC parties galore, ‘Circus Extreme,’ Todd English, Borgore
Las Vegas:
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Culinary king Todd English is the first guest-star chef at Roy Ellamar’s Snack Wagon culinary series in his restaurant Harvest at Bellagio. The Snack Wagon dinners run monthly through December with chefs guiding the roaming wagon around the Harvest dining room.
The 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival from June 19-21, 2015, at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
2016 EDC preview: 300+ DJs, Tiesto film, 8 stages, 72 weddings
Las Vegas Motor Speedway:
Thursday, June 16, 2016
The EDM beat is on! The rides are ready! The fireworks are finished for firing. The wheels of steel are set to spin. The wedding vows of the nation’s first legal same-sex marriage broadcast at the festival are in place. This mother of all parties is just 24 hours away.
“Cabaret” is at the Smith Center from Tuesday, June 14, through Sunday, June 19, 2016, in downtown Las Vegas.
Review: Dazzling, dark ‘Cabaret’ with beautiful girls, horrors of Hitler
Smith Center:
Thursday, June 16, 2016
There’s a powerful moment in the musical “Cabaret” that premiered Tuesday at the Smith Center that made the audience recoil in a collective sigh of horror. It comes as Ernst Ludwig (Ned Noyes) takes off his overcoat to show the repugnant Nazi swastika.
UFC 197 fighter Rafael dos Anjos looks with disdain to Conor McGregor’s hand after facing off between UFC President Dana White on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, at MGM Grand. The two joined a press conference featuring Holly Holm and Miesha Tate at MGM Grand.
Is UFC up for sale again? Will Dana White stay or go?
Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors:
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
It’s another one of our Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors that will be denied up and down until it comes to pass, but I am told on good authority that negotiations are nearly wrapping up for two wealthy Los Angeles investors to take over UFC.
Rick Leventhal of Fox News and poker player Beth Shak wed early Thursday, June 9, 2016, in Las Vegas.
Rick Leventhal and Beth Shak’s L.V. wedding is no longer a secret
Las Vegas Strip:
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
I kept the identities of my friends Rick Leventhal of Fox News and professional poker queen Beth Shak secret when I joined them for their surprise nuptials at Graceland Wedding Chapel here last week.
Britney Spears performs at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on Sunday, May 22, 2016, in Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: Britney Spears, Monty Python, Steve Wynn, Marvel STATION
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Britney Spears’ best friend is getting married, and it is timed for Britney’s return to her Axis at Planet Hollywood hit show “Britney: Piece of Me” resuming Friday through July 13.
The Books for Kids/Mario Batali Foundation Library opens Tuesday, March 29, 2016, at Acelero Spring Valley Learning Center. Batali is pictured here with Mayor Carolyn Goodman.
Mario Batali’s dinners tonight benefit Red in global fight against AIDS
Philanthropy:
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
In 2006, U2 lead singer Bono and Bobby Shriver teamed up in the fight against AIDS with their nonprofit organization Red, and to date it has generated more than $350 million for the global battle.
Trevi Italian Restaurant in the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace.
Tonight in L.V.: Trevi pizza cook-off, Dmitri Vegas & Like Mike, Skrillex, Marshmello, Markus Schulz
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Local news personalities battle it out in front of a celebrity judging panel of Anthony Cools and the topless temptresses of “Fantasy” at the Luxor in a pizza cook-off for charity at Trevi Italian restaurant in the Forum Shops of Caesars Palace.
The Monaco Tower at the Riviera is imploded early Tuesday, June 14, 2016, on the Las Vegas Strip.
Photos: Monaco Tower at Riviera is imploded with fireworks and fanfare
Las Vegas Strip:
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Cascading, colorful fireworks that erupted early this morning truly were a display of beauty. Moments later, as the 24 stories of Monaco Tower of the Riviera fell to the ground in a perfectly controlled explosion, the choking dust was everywhere.
DJ Pauly D is joined by Ronnie Ortiz-Magro at Rehab on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Strip Scribbles: DJ Pauly D, After Romeo, KNPR’s band break, ‘Millionaire’
Las Vegas:
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
It’s the premiere tonight of E! Entertainment’s “Famously Single” with hometown DJ Pauly D and girlfriend singer Aubrey O’Day (Danity Kane, “Peepshow”). Relationship expert Dr. Darcy Sterling hosts the reality-TV series.
Mick Jagger sings as The Rolling Stones perform during their show at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, May 11, 2013.
Second show for Rolling Stones in L.V.? Wynn-Adelson merger? Plus, Kanye West, ‘Baz’
Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors:
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
The Rolling Stones are likely to OK a second show while in Las Vegas at T-Mobile Arena in October in between appearances over two weekends at the new desert music festival Desert Trip in Indio, Calif. Will The Who follow them here right after their Desert Trip concerts?