Archive for March, 2007

  • Radio Show Wine Tasting
    Les has had a computer glitch, so if you are normally on his list and haven’t heard, then you should email him to get back on the list, even if you can’t make it this Thursday. If you hurry you might get a coveted space for Les’ Wines & Vines Radio Show Mar 27. Les is holding his hour-long show at Hannah’s Restaurant 1050 So. Rampart Blvd....
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 04:03 pm
  • Free Pasqua Cultural Festival
    There are egg hunts all over town, so I won’t try to list all those. This bi-lingual (Spanish-English) festival looks like a great place to spend the Saturday before Easter if you are looking for Latino activities. There will be entertainment, art projects, games etc. It’s rumored the Easter Bunny might make an appearance. FREE. Co-sponsored by La Nueva...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 04:03 pm
  • Family Festival
    This is a free event for families at Sunny Springs Park on Sat Apr 7, noon – 3p. Look for cultural arts performances, games, info booths and just lots of good old fashioned fun for parents and kids. Call 702-229-1087 for info. Golden Talon Ave and Bufaalo Dr. Las Vegas NV
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 03:03 pm
  • Friday Night Art District
    This Friday is going to be very happening in the downtown area of Las Vegas. I have already talked about a couple of events and now we have Archinofsy, Atomic Todd, The Fallout and MTZC galleries from 6p-10p in the Arts District. All of these are in or by the Commerce Street Studios 1551 S. Commerce St Las Vegas NV (north of Wyoming). Here are the websites for more info:...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 03:03 pm
  • FREE Fremont St Party
    FREE Fremont Street Experience Party from 5:00p until 11:00p on Fri Apr 6. Entertainment is planned at the 1st & 3rd Street stages, with Street Syle FMX Jumpers at 5:00p in the Main Street area, and Grand Prix Driver autograph session from 5:15p to 6:00p. Related Vegas Grand Prix
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 03:03 pm
  • Las Vegas Grand Prix
    The Vegas Grand Prix takes place on a 2.44 mile street circuit in Downtown Las Vegas. It will be three day event from Fri Apr 6 – Sun Apr 8 with warm up activities starting at noon on Tues Apr 3. There is a very complete description of parking and transportation possibilities available. For ticket pricing and all event information call the Vegas Grand Prix Hotline...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 03:03 pm
  • Remy Martin Tasting Dinner
    If you want to dig deep for a memorable dining experience, sign up for the prestigious tastings of Remy Martin – VSOP, 1738, XO, Extra and Louis XIII. A five course gourmet dinner is planned, specially prepared by Executive Chef Guy Droz Dorar. You should arrive at Steak by 7:00 pm. Cost is $135 pp. Reservations are limited. Call David 702-210-3424 or email
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 03:03 pm
  • Jones & Fazio Record Live CD
    De Stefano’s is the spot on Sunday Apr 1 to see Rick Jones on trumpet, and Dick Fazio on keys, record their new CD. The event will be hosted by Bobby Capozzoli and starts at 5:00pm. De Stefano’s Italian Restaurant 702-364-8424 3430 E. Tropicana Las Vegas NV (NE corner of Trop & Pecos)
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 02:03 pm
  • The Sporting House Restaurant
    I got a tip on a restaurant from a gal who knows Las Vegas and has very discerning tastes: “On your next night out go to this wonderful place. Appetizers, martinis & well drinks are 1/2 off from 4:00p to 7:00p. They have light fare like chicken fingers and burgers. They have succulent steaks that melt in your mouth. Prices range from $10 to $25 pp. We shared...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 02:03 pm
  • “Life Safari Animal Sanctuary” Fundraiser
    Mountain Lion Caesar, white tiger Isis, Sheena the Bobcat, some rare reptiles, Sloths, Leamers and “other wild animals” have been looking for a proper home. Genevieve, vocalist, has been working with the owner of the animals, Steve, to find a permanent sanctuary. “Life Safari” has finally located 10 acres in Florida – only requirement is...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 01:03 pm
  • UNLV Concrete Canoe Races UC San Diego
    The Las Vegas Hawaiian Community Club (LVHCC) Outrigger Canoe Program has worked with the UNLV concrete canoe team to compete against the University of California-San Diego in races scheduled for April 12-14. The Society of Civil and Structural Engineers Student Conference sponsors competitions in steel bridge, concrete canoe, conrete bowling, concrete frisbee and whatever...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 04:03 am
  • Larry Wild Wrice with new sound
    The Gents of Swing with Larry Wild Wrice on drums, Bruce Harris on keys and Gary Sprewell on electric bass are moving to Wednesday nights. Larry has put together a version of the Gents of Swing with a “new” R&B – jazz sound. I say new because it’s a different mood than what you are used to from Larry, but certainly not new to him. You get...
    by at March 28th, 2007 at 04:03 am