Now I realize that this is may not be a first... but, it did come as a surprise to many who were there. That the happiest Mayor in the universe would dare to show up to a ribbon cutting event without his showgirls?? Tell me it isn't so?? But, there he was leading the parade for Carlos Santana at the dedication ceremony for the new Joint at the Hard Rock Resort. The look on his … [Read more...] about The Mayor Goes Solo
Okay, let the redneck jokes begin. The first week in December is usually reserved for the folks in Stetson hats and Wrangler jeans watching bucking horses, until now. Now we can add NASCAR jackets and revved up race cars to the mix. First we have the annual National Finals Rodeo that takes over Las Vegas December 3 to12 this year. Ten days of pure cowboy thrills. Now we … [Read more...] about Horses and Horsepower
Carlos Santana, the cosmic god of the guitar thinks he is the new Celine Dion Carlos Santana just signed a two year deal to be the first resident headliner at the Hard Rock's new Joint. With ticket prices past the $200 price point. According to Mike Weatherford's column in today's RJ, Santana may be doing it for the children! "The guitarist played Andre Agassi's Grand … [Read more...] about Carlos is the new Celine
Podcast 97 - Sazzy and I are back and alone…. But not for long. The Chip-N-Dale magnet is coming back!! So we wanted to get a show in quickly before that event hits town. This weekend, as Las Vegas panders to the Al Gore tree hugger's by turning off the lights on the Strip for one hour on Saturday; We at The Vegas Tourist believe this publicity stunt should not be wasted … [Read more...] about 97 Horses, Divorces and Poker..
Podcast 96 Yup… we survived NASCAR weekend and Sazzy actually stayed healthy this year!! NASCAR weekend for Las Vegas is a big time for all. Lots of people, lots of activities and a lot of $$ being dropped at a time when the city really needs it. As usual, we called in our St Louis Office to help cover the events. The Ace Reporter and the Chip-N-Dale Magnet came in town and … [Read more...] about 96 – NASCAR Weekend Roundup