So what is NASCAR, Vegas style?? For starters, it’s a really long weekend of fast cars, fun fans and a lot of excitement. Not to mention a ton of fresh money for the Las Vegas economy. The annual race weekend means over 140,000 fans and their families in town to celebrate, let loose and have fun.. This is their one weekend a year where there is no budgets, no skimping and … [Read more...] about NASCAR Vegas Style – The Primer
Archives for February 2010
Viva Elvis opened… Cirque’s newest travesty at the City Center/Aria resort. So they tell me. And it wasn’t pretty. Once you get past the paid and favor-called in reviews, you get the people who really tell you what it was like. And it wasn’t pretty. According to those I have talked to, The Viva Elvis show is much better than Criss Angle’s Believe. But that’s like … [Read more...] about Viva Elvis??
Did Celine Dion get a clue? Buy a brain cell or two? Or could it be that her husband's gambling habit is now under control?? Either way, she is returning “home” in March of 2011 to Las Vegas and playing again at the coliseum Caesars Las Vegas built for her. This time the three-year deal has some sanity built into it. Gone are her demands of ultra high-ticket prices for … [Read more...] about Celine Returns
If its furniture... It's here. If your job has anything to do with furniture, you probably had a invite to be here. Even in this economy and in the furniture market, about 50,000 people found their way here. What is "here"?? It's The World Market Center, otherwise known as Las Vegas Furniture Market Winter 2010. A twice a year event so big they built their own … [Read more...] about Chill’in on the Furniture
How does one explain bloodless bullfighting?? That is a good question. We went to the last of three Don Bull sessions this weekend at the South Point. And it was a blast. Nothing like the PA or I had expected and made us upset that we missed the previous shows last year. Instead of the blood, gore and violence you associate with bullfighting; you have a pageantry of pride, … [Read more...] about Da’ Bulls. Bloodless Bullfighting