Check out this story about green efforts in Vegas, including a massive undertaking to replace traditional light bulbs with energy efficient models at resorts like Paris Las Vegas, Rio and Caesars Palace. (“Bally’s replaced 4,000 bulbs in its sports book alone.”) Another quote of note: “Harrah’s Entertainment established its commitment to conservation in 2003 and….
It’s a new year! And it’s a great time to look to the future. The distant future. Like, oh, tomorrow. Why? Because Jan. 2 is, wait for it, National Buffet Day! No, this is not just some made-up marketing ploy. It’s a certified, nationwide day of observance. A day of conspicuous consumption of (g)astronomical proportions…..
Two Vegas visitors are millions richer after Megabucks jackpots paid out big over the last few days at Strip resorts. We love when that happens! The lucky slots players won at Paris Las Vegas and the Bellagio, with jackpots of $1.2 million and $12.2 million, respectively. The player at Paris, part of a family holiday….
When they say “Everything’s Sexier at Paris,” they’re not kidding. The other day, we were checking our hair in one of the immaculate Paris Las Vegas restrooms, when we heard what sounded like one of those classic “learn to speak French” instructional tapes playing over the P.A. system. What a great idea. But it got better…….
One of the most talked-about restaurants on the Strip, Mon Ami Gabi (French for “There are a lot of celebrities here!”), now offers the opportunity to order its famed steaks online. Get prime rib roast, rib eye and New York strip steaks, as well as beef tenderloin filets, delivered right to your home. Orders are shipped overnight….
Here’s today’s entirely awesome Las Vegas photo! And we’re not just saying that because we took it. We were up on the 31st floor of Paris Las Vegas yesterday, and snagged this photo of the base of the hotel’s famed Eiffel Tower. Using a technique called “HDR,” or “high dynamic range” photography (as well as….
You know how sometimes you hear, “Act now, tickets going fast!,” but you kind of get the feeling they’re just saying that, and there are plenty of tickets to go around, even if the box office set some on fire? Well, this is not that. Tickets to “The Nutcracker” at Paris Las Vegas are, actually,….
Enjoyed this interview. Barry Manilow talks with Las Vegas institution Robin Leach about his new show at Paris Las Vegas. Read it. Barry Manilow’s run at Paris begins Mar. 5, so beat the rush and get tickets now.
Ever since announcing he’ll take up residence at Paris Las Vegas, Barry Manilow has been on a whirlwind media tour. Tonight, he’ll make an appearance on “The Jay Leno Show.” The show airs at 10:00 p.m. (Eastern). The iconic showman recently performed on NBC’s “Christmas in Rockefeller Center” special, and also appeared on the “Today” show…..
During the recent Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon (Dec. 6), 85 couples were married (or renewed their vows) at the base of the iconic Eiffel Tower at Paris Las Vegas. An outdoor wedding “chapel” was built just for the occasion, at roughly 3.5 miles into the 26-mile marathon course, fully equipped with heating lamps,….
Often referred to as “The First Lady of the West,” romance author Linda Lael Miller will sign some of her steamy books at Paris Las Vegas on Dec. 9. Miller is a New York Times and USA Today best-selling author, and her meet-and-greet and book signing are open to the public, free. The signing will….
Legendary singer-songwriter Barry Manilow will soon be making musical magic at Paris Las Vegas! On Mar. 5, he’ll launch a new show for a two-year run at one of the premier destinations on the Strip. The new show at Paris is directed by renowned stage and film choreographer and director Jeffrey Hornaday (“Flashdance,” “A Chorus….
The L.A. Times did a great article about the Harlequin cover art exhibit at Paris Las Vegas. Read more. “The Heart of a Woman: Harlequin Cover Art 1949-2009″ is free and open to the public. The gallery is located just outside of the Paris reception area. Hours of operation are 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. The….
For the first time ever on the Las Vegas Strip, the Nevada Ballet Theatre will perform “The Nutcracker,” a holiday classic. Choreographed by Peter Anastos, the production will debut at Paris Las Vegas, for just six performances: Dec. 18 (8:00 p.m.), Dec. 19 (2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.), Dec. 20 (1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.)….