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Thursday, June 9, 2016 | 2:59 p.m.
Rio headliner magician Penn Jillette hosts a midnight premiere of his film “Director’s Cut” at Brenden Theaters at the Palms after leading a pre-party at nearby Ghostbar with CineVegas and filmmakers of the Las Vegas Film Festival.
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band serves a taste of New Orleans at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in the Linq Promenade.
Arrested Development headlines Throwback Thursday at LAX in the Luxor. Then Chingy is up July 7.
Los Van Van is at House of Blues in Mandalay Bay.
Musician Rev. Shawn Amos leads the Blues and Views Party at Azure Pool at Palazzo.
It’s Movie Night at Container Park downtown.
Skrillex spins at XS in Steve Wynn’s Encore.
It’s Intrigue Me night at nearby Intrigue in Wynn Las Vegas.
The 2016 Miss Asian Las Vegas Queens Farewell celebration is at Sake Rok in the Park at New York-New York before the July 8-9 pageant at the Venetian.
In addition to the ethnic fashion show and the sparkle-themed Ekada Photo Booth, Giorgio Armani is setting up a pop-up makeup shop.
And Vegas Banger and Bear Grillz rock Vinyl in the Hard Rock Hotel.
We party with Chris Phillips and Zowie Bowie at their rooftop residency on the Citrus Grand Pool Deck of the Downtown Grand and lead off our weekly Weekend Celebrity Preview with Victor Drai’s second anniversary of his hot and hip Drai’s Beach Club and Nightclub atop the Cromwell.
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Palms Casino Resort has come a long way since its "Real World" debut in 2002. The boutique property features three distinct towers and a diverse mix of bars and restaurants across a 95,000-square-foot casino.
Palms, which features more than 1,200 rooms and fantasy suites, is currently undergoing a multi-million dollar transformation that will encompass an Ivory Tower room and suite redesign, new culinary additions, re-imagined gaming spaces and new, distinctive nightlife experiences.
In addition to newly designed rooms, during the first phase of the renovation, Palms will welcome Heraea, a high-energy American restaurant and lounge, and XISHI, a pan-Asian restaurant and lounge.
Fantasy Suites include the Hardwood Suite, the only hotel room in the world with its own basketball court.
Other amenities include the all-new Cantor Gaming® race and sports book, one of the few sports books in Las Vegas to include a poker room; SOCIAL; Scarlet; Chocolat Bistro; tonic bar; ghostbar; Pearl Concert Theater; Moon Nightclub; N9NE Steakhouse; Nove Italiano; Simon Restaurant & Lounge; Palms Pool & Bungalows; Kim Vō Salon; Drift Spa & Hammam; Brenden Theatres, a 14-theatre cineplex and more than 60,000 square-feet of meeting space.