The 12th Annual Official Star Trek Convention is in full swing at Rio Las Vegas, with more than 1,000 Trekkies beaming down for the festivities. The convention is running through Sunday, August 11, so there’s still time to get a ticket at the door and board your favorite starship. Guest celebrities William Shatner, George Takei and other….
If you a) constantly fuss with your long hair; b) throw it in a ponytail every day; c) look at cute, short bobs more than usual; or d) all of the above, we think it’s time for a change. This summer, why not use this change for good and donate your locks? On Sunday, August 18from….
Opening Thursday, August 29th at the Rio, “X Rocks” is sure to rock your socks off. If you’re a fan of rock ‘n roll, beautiful women and are old enough to vote, then you’re in for a treat. From the producers of “X Burlesque,” Rio’s new Las Vegas adult show “X Rocks” combines a sexy….
Beefy celebrity cook Steve Martorano, whose famed meatballs have been winning over fans for years at Rio Las Vegas, will soon open a new restaurant at Paris Las Vegas. Martorano’s second Vegas restaurant is expected to open in early 2014. The restaurant will offer Italian-American fare, of course, will seat about 200 people, and will….
In the very first World Series of Poker (WSOP) Millionaire Maker Tournament at Rio Las Vegas, Benny Chen, a restaurant manager from Prince Edward Island, Canada won $1.2 million and a coveted WSOP gold bracelet. Just another typical day in Vegas! One of the perks of winning a WSOP event? Getting a photo op with….
Former “Beverly Hills, 90210” star Ian Ziering has officially joined the cast of Chippendales at Rio Las Vegas as a celebrity guest host, and he’s definitely made a splash with his charisma and new physique. Said Ziering, “When Chippendales called, my first thought was of Chris Farley and Patrick Swayze on ‘Saturday Night Live.’ I….
The Rio Las Vegas and New Capital Ventures have announced a joint effort to bring a new zipline attraction, the VooDoo Skyline, to the hotel in late summer, 2013. The heart-stopping zipline will launch 400 feet in the air, from the popular night spot, VooDoo Lounge. Daredevils will ride at speeds up to 33 miles-per-hour….
CBS News caught up with former “Beverly Hills 90210” star Ian Ziering to chat about his upcoming stint as host in Chippendales, the saucy male revue at Rio Las Vegas. Through the miracle of the Interwebs, you can view the aforementioned news segment via this handy link. More gratuitous photos of Ian Ziering may also….
After a stand-out season on NBC’s “All-Star Celebrity Apprentice,” Rio Las Vegas headliner Penn Jillette has been named a finalist in what’s sure to be a clash of the Titans, all for the sake of charity. For the show’s final competition of the season, Penn and country singer Trace Adkins have been tasked with creating….
Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino has just unveiled 380 redesigned suites, called Samba Suites, in its Masquerade Tower. Teal and orange hues are used throughout these 600-square-foot suites, which also feature patterned carpets, dark wood furnishings, brushed chrome fixtures and a 32-inch flat screen TV. The rooms also have upgraded bathrooms. Click here to view….
A lucky player at Rio Las Vegas was just dealt four aces with a three on a $25 Super Double Double Bonus 5 play video poker machine. Honestly, we have no idea what most of that means, but we do know it resulted in the following. Thanks to the team in the Rio’s high limit….
Former “90210” star Ian Ziering will join the bounty of beefcake at Chippendales this summer for a guest hosting gig. Ian Ziering (Ian is pronounced “EYE-ahn,” not the usual “EEE-ahn,” by the way) will guest host the popular male revue from June 6 to June 30, 2013, Thursdays through Sundays, at Rio Las Vegas. Thanks….
Royal India Bistro is the newest culinary offering at Rio Las Vegas, and serves up some seriously authentic Indian dishes you won’t soon forget. Royal India Bistro replaces the former Gaylord India restaurant, in the same location at Rio Vegas. The interior of the restaurant is newly-redesigned, brighter and with charming decor flourishes reflecting Indian….
They’ve been stars in Las Vegas for decades, and stars around the world even longer than that. Now, Rio Las Vegas headliners Penn & Teller have their very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Thanks to Bob Freeman for the pic from the Apr. 5, 2013 ceremony in L.A. In the photo with….
As if a 20-year, record-breaking residency at a Las Vegas hotel weren’t enough, comedy-magician Penn Jillette now has another item to beef up his resume: There’s a spider named after him. Jason Bond, Director of the Auburn University Museum of Natural History, recently discovered the spider and named it the Atomic Penn Jillette spider. The….