Fremont East, Las Vegas

Beauty Bar Is Closed

Beauty Bar the popular bar in the East Fremont Entertainment District has closed after losing its liquor license after several issues which seemed to happen after new ownership took over the bar last year. The bar was an early addition to East Fremont as they tried to change the area from having such things as a check cashing store, 7-11 and a dollar store that mainly served locals in to a area that would have bars and restaurants to attract tourists as well. Beauty Bar had been open since 2005 and they area does draw tourists from the Fremont Street …

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Plaza New Lobby

March Mania Party At Plaza

College basketball fans are flooding Las Vegas to watch the tournament action with resort hotels all over town hosting viewing parties to host the throngs of visiting fans. One such party is at the Plaza in downtown which is having its annual March Mania viewing party that started yesterday and runs through Sunday March 24th at the Plaza Events Center. Admission to the Plaza’s March Mania Viewing Party is $15 per day plus the usual taxes and fees with the admission including a commemorative shirt as well as one complimentary drink and food item per day. The nearly 5,000 square …

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Cosmopolitan Pool Deck

Barbershop Cuts And Cocktails Now Open

One new place getting a lot of attention  is the opening of the The Barbershop Cuts and Cocktails at the Cosmopolitan in the space of the former Bond Bar on the casino floor. The barbershop is an old fashioned three stool barbershop providing services for men which seems to be the male alternative  with the Drybar salon for women on the second floor. The grooming menu has various opens from classic to clean cut to wild and rebellious and worth checking out if you need a cut. Behind a broom closet is a hidden Prohibition style speakeasy with live entertainment …

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St Patricks day plaza

St Patrick’s Celebration At Plaza

The annual free St Patrick’s Day party returns tonight and tomorrow at the Plaza Hotel & Casino in downtown Las Vegas under the iconic domed entrance. The event starts tonight at 7pm and features a live Dj as well as games such as flip cup and beer pong as well as a photo booth and Irish inspired food and drink specials including an Irish Slider or Burger on a Bun for $5. At 10:30 pm will be a green fireworks show with the fireworks shot from multiple places on the Plaza property. At the party and through the weekend there …

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Silver Sevens, Las Vegas

VGK Bar Open At Silver Sevens

The Silver Sevens is a off Strip resort that i don’t visit most trips to Las Vegas not that there is anything wrong with it because it does have a casino with high ceilings so no smoke issues and, it does offer great food specials its just not an area i stop at on most visits. There might be a new reason to add a stop there on my next trip as they have opened a new sports bar called Silver and Gold which is a Las Vegas Golden Knights themed bar. During Knights games the bar will have drink …

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Forum Shops

Lisa Vanderpump To Open Cocktail Garden

Bravo television star Lisa Vanderpump has announced that she is partnering with Caesar’s Palace to open the Vanderpump Cocktail Garden in early 2019. The Vanderpump brand already has successful restaurants including Villa Blanca, Pump, SUR and Tom Tom with the Vanderpump brand known for impeccable decor and amazing style which make her restaurants unique and intimate. The Las Vegas location will be in a prime space between The Colosseum and the entrance to the Forum Shops and will feature a garden like setting with with towering trees and romantic lighting while you taste small bites of food. The lounge area …

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Casino Royale, Las Vegas

CR Raises Beer Price

About a year ago I had written about Casino Royale on center strip ending their long running dollar beer special when they raised the price to $2 a bottle which was still a good deal. Now Casino Royale has raised the price to $3 on all bottled beer which is still a fair deal for the Strip although better deals can be found off strip or downtown. One plus about all the bottled beers being $3 is that Corona and Heineken which were formally $5 a bottle but our now $3 a bottle.  

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The Park Statue, Las Vegas

Elysian Great Pumpkin Road Show

The Park and New York New York have partnered with Seattle based brewing company Elysian Brewing for a pumpkin themed beer celebration that starts at 1 pm today and runs through Sunday between 1 pm and 8 pm each day. This is the first time that this travelling beer festival has ever stopped in Las Vegas and will feature over 50 pumpkin themed beers. The event takes place at The Park the landscaped park like area between the New York New York and new Park MGM resorts. Tickets: $45 for one day or $99 for all three days and include a …

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The Park Trees, Las Vegas

Fall Brew Celebration Continues Today

The Fall Brew Celebration returns today and tomorrow to the Park next to Park MGM and the T Mobile Arena. The event which is a celebration of beer runs both days between noon and 5 pm with this weeks event focuses on local Las Vegas breweries. Tomorrows event leads up to the 7 pm start of the Vegas Golden Knights versus the Anaheim Mighty Ducks so if you were at the Park for the Fall Brew Celebration it would be just a short walk to the T Mobile Arena for the game. Tickets can also be purchased for this weekend …

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Park MGM Las Vegas

NoMad Bar To Open Today

The transformation from the former Monte Carlo to the Park MGM and boutique NoMad hotel is nearly over but one thing many are waiting for is today’s opening of the NoMad Bar. The original NoMad bar in New York is considered by many to be the best bar in the United States. The Las Vegas edition of the NoMad bar is a bright airy space that also has patio seating for all day dining as well as a small stage with a piano at night for live music. In the morning the bar will serve coffee, pastries and egg dishes, …

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