Jason Alexander, of “Seinfeld” fame, is getting rave reviews for his one-man show at Planet Hollywood, “The Donny Clay Experience.” Alexander does a send-up of motivational speakers in what one Vegas reviewer described as “a laugh-a-minute riot.” The show runs now through Mar. 16. Read more. Get tickets to see Jason Alexander at Planet Hollywood…..
Get it? “Gears up”? It’s a car reference. Now this blog is an expert at: 1) Las Vegas, 2) NASCAR and 3) dumb puns involving NASCAR. That said, Vegas is revved for NASCAR, so read all about it. There are tons of race-themed events around the city, including several at our famed Pulse of Vegas resorts: Bally’s,….
Bust out the party favors! The Nevada Gaming Commission has approved the acquisition of Planet Hollywood by Harrah’s Entertainment. Read more about this highly-anticipated development on the Las Vegas Strip. The official statement about today’s news says: “Harrah’s expects to consummate the restructuring transaction and assume ownership and operation of the Las Vegas Planet Hollywood on Feb…..
Thirsty? Beer aficiando? Here’s a great article about some of the best brews in Vegas. Of course, Sin City Brewing Company outposts at Flamingo Las Vegas and Planet Hollywood are highly recommended.
Starting today, the multi-million dollar fountain at the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood will flow red in between the shopping complex’s popular water shows in honor of National Heart Month. The fountain will keep its red glow until the end of February. All money tossed into the fountain and indoor rainstorm during the month will….
It’s time for a Colosseum-sized dose of Las Vegas news and tidbits and stuff we don’t have time to write more about. Soak in all the Vegas goodness! • Harrah’s Entertainment has received preliminary approval to acquire Planet Hollywood. • Colorist Michael Boychuck has been named “Las Vegas Colorist of the Decade.” Boychuck’s salon, Color, is….
Just as the Miss America pageant was wrapping up its run at Planet Hollywood, the Miss Universe organization announced that the 2010 Miss USA pageant will also be held at the famed resort. The Miss USA pageant will be aired on May 16 from the Theatre for the Performing Arts at Planet Hollywood. Contestants from….
It’s official! Miss Virginia is the new Miss America. The Miss America pageant finale took place tonight (Jan. 30) at Planet Hollywood Las Vegas. We nabbed the photo below of Miss Virginia at the welcome ceremony a few days ago. And if you’re keeping score at home, Miss California was the first runner up.
Anything can happen in Vegas! Need proof? The reigning Miss America, Katie Stam, got a surprise marriage proposal from her longtime boyfriend, Brian Irk, at a gala on the eve of passing along her crown to a new Miss America. As if there were any doubt, Stam said “yes.” Catch the finals of the Miss….
Krave Nightclub, Las Vegas’ largest gay/alternative nightclub, has filed for bankruptcy, but expects to stay open during a reorganization process. Krave includes a nightclub, lounge and theater, and is located near the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood. Read more.
Night two of the Miss America preliminaries (Jan. 27), at Planet Hollywood, resulted in wins for Miss California, Kristy Cavinder, in the Talent category and Miss New York, Alyse Zwick in the Lifestyle & Fitness category. We’ve got exclusive photos! (Note: They aren’t really exclusives, but we had you there for a second, didn’t we?)….
The preliminary rounds of the Miss America pageant are in full swing at Planet Hollywood Las Vegas this week! On the first night of the preliminaries (Jan. 26), Miss Virgina (Caressa Cameron) won in the talent category. Miss Puerto Rico (Mimi Pabon) took home the Lifestyle and Fitness prize. The Miss America finale will be….
Fremont Street was the site of Las Vegas’ first elevator. It was installed in the Apache Hotel in 1932. Here’s some additional Vegas trivia: The next time you’re in an elevator in a Las Vegas hotel, take a peek at the number buttons. You’ll probably see some floors missing! For example, at Planet Hollywood, the numbers skip….