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The 2015 Tropic Beauty costume parade Thursday, June 11, 2015, at Eye Sweet Lounge in Mandalay Bay.
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2014 ‘Power of Love’ Arrivals and Gala
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2015 Ringling Bros. Circus Launch slideshow”It’s the utmost home entertainment gala, and super stars Andrea Bocelli, Celine Dion, Gloria Estefan, Martina McBride, Quincy Jones, Robin Thicke and George & Benson are intending to raise millions for our Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for & Brain Health in Symphony Park downtown. Celine and Andrea will certainly reunite for the first time since 2011 when they tape-recorded”The Prayer”throughout his Central Park performance in New York City. She flies in specifically big salami from Boston, where she’s been helping care for her partner, Rene Angelil, in his battle against throat cancer. The
2015 Keep Memory Alive”Power of Love “gala fundraising event at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday starts with a five-course extravaganza produced and served by star chefs Giada De Laurentiis and Wolfgang Puck. They’ll have 150 sommeliers simply to serve the champagne and wine. Sharon Stone, Suzanne Somers, Kris Kristofferson, Siegfried & Roy, Kenneth”Babyface “Edmonds and Steve Schirripa are a few of the other red carpet guests. Siegfried Fischbacher celebrates his 75th birthday at the gala– “Delighted Birthday”from all of us, and congratulations to a slimmed-down Steve on landing a repeating role in the new ice
hockey TV funny “Benders.” The amazing event also honors Andrea’s advocacy for Alzheimer’s illness and research study. His wife Veronica’s grandfather Rolando has battled the brain illness for more than 12 years. They hope their one-night-only magnificent will certainly shed light and raise
funds to fight neurodegenerative brain disorders. More than 150 quiet auction items and 15 mega-watt auction products, including a tour of Italian vineyards, personal performance at Andrea’s house and see to the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican with a possible papal visit, will raise additional funds. There’s laughter all weekend in Las Vegas. It consists of eccentric British comedian Eddie Izzard at Pearl at
the Palms, no-hold’s -barred humor of Lisa Lampanelli at the Venetian and masterful Jay Leno at the Mirage. There’s even more comics at other casinos. It likewise is a busy weekend of celebrations as our colleagues at sibling publication Vegas Publication commemorate their 12th anniversary with”Pitch Perfect 2″cover star Brittany Snow at Omnia in Caesars Palace; Charm Bar’s 10th anniversary; Drai’s Beach Club+Bar’s very first anniversary atop the Cromwell; Acid rock Café’s 44th birthday at its 2 places; and Mirage headliner Terry Fator’s 50th birthday. One hundred gorgeous and attractive girls from worldwide compete today and Saturday in the Tropic Appeal Design Browse world finals at Mandalay Bay. In 2014’s winner, Elizabeth Smith of Jacksonville, Fla., will certainly crown her successor at Light after the bikini evaluating panel parade at Daytime.
On Thursday night, Elizabeth invited the sassy stunners in their nationwide outfits to Eye Candy Lounge for their parade, with 23-year-old marketing student Bonnie Mueller representing Las Vegas as the winner of the preliminary 1OAK Tropic Charm pageant. Our thanks to contributing professional photographer Tom Donoghue for his images. We’ll publish his other weekend coverage right here on Sunday. Tom also was on task for rehearsals of Ringling Bros. and
Barnum & Bailey’s Circus Xtreme at the Thomas & Mack Center. Ringmaster David Shipman with his menagerie of clowns, dancers, performance troupes and 85 animals presents their phenomenon through Sunday. I cannot take on The best Program on Earth, however our weekly Royal Robin Rundown does have a list of amazing weekend events
that make Las Vegas The best Show City in the world! FRIDAY, JUNE 12 MUSIC Isaac Sterling Chris Allen, Tyler Glenn, Branden Campbell and Stephanie Bradley of Neon Trees. Neon Trees and guest Alex Winston are at Boulevard Swimming pool in the Cosmopolitan; our Q+A with bassist Branden Campbell was posted Thursday early morning. Steve Tyrell is at the Smith Center for 2 nights. Robin Trower is at Boulder Station. Yelawolf is at Brooklyn
Bowl in the Linq Promenade. Crown Avenue is at Santa Fe Station. Nashville & Unplugged including Bob Regan and guest co-host Michael Peterson is at Sundown Station. John Michael Montgomery is at Golden Nugget Showroom. Lupe Mess and Charles Hamilton are at Home of Blues in Mandalay Bay.
Walk Off Hits is at Lounge at the Palms. FUNNY Eddie Izzard is at Pearl at the Palms for 2 nights. Kathleen Madigan is at the Mirage. Pablo Francisco is at South Point. OF SPECIAL KEEP IN MIND
Tickets are on sale for
Typical Kings on Aug. 15 and Lettuce on Sept. 22, both at Brooklyn Bowl; Incubus at the Joint in the Acid rock Hotel from Sept. 5-6; and Big Bang at Mandalay Bay Events Center on Oct. 2. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s Circus Xtreme is at the Thomas & Mack Center all weekend. The 2015 Pacific Coastline Cutting Horse Association
Vegas Magazine’s 12th anniversary party is at Omnia. Beauty Bar celebrates its 10th anniversary with The Dillinger Escape Strategy downtown The Grand Poker Series continues at Golden Nugget through July 3. The World Series of Poker continues at the Rio through July 14. CELEBRATION PATROL Scott Disick and Kourtney
Kardashian at 1 OAK Established slideshow” Courtesy Twenty-one-year-old Instahunk Jeff Seid.
Scott Disick is at 1OAK. Fitness design Instahunk Jeff Seid
commemorates his 21st birthday with DJ Dave Aude and Vassy at Ditch Fridays at Palms Pool. SATURDAY, JUNE 13 MUSIC Pia Zadora says au revoir at Piero’s for the summer season and returns Sept. 11. Martha Davis and The Motels, Televisions and The Smithereens carry out a complimentary show on the 3rd Street Phase on
Fremont Street. Let Live and visitors Stolas, A Good friend
A Foe and There Is No Us are at Vinyl in the Acid rock Hotel.
Jazz lady Mindi Abair and The Boneshakers
including Sugary food Pea Atkinson are at Aliante.
The Swingin ‘Pedestrians are at Lounge at the Palms. “The Fab Four: The Beatles Tribute”is at Orleans Showroom for two nights. COMEDY Jay Leno is at the Mirage. Lisa Lampanelli headings Lipshtick at the Venetian. OF
SPECIAL KEEP IN MIND The Keep Memory & Alive”Power of Love”gala is at MGM Grand Garden Arena. The 12th Yearly Blues,
Brews & BARBEQUE is at Cannery. Reggae in the Desert is at Clark County Amphitheater. The 2015 Tropic Beauty Model Search world finals are at Mandalay Bay. CELEBRATION PATROL Drai’s Beach Club and Nightclub: Opening Night Established slideshow” Courtesy The Original Wailers.
Drai’s commemorates its first anniversary all weekend with The Weeknd on Saturday and Pusha-T
. Grammy-nominated reggae band The Original Wailers are at Foxtail in SLS Las Vegas; our Q+A with founder Al Anderson will be posted at 2 a.m. Saturday.
The Swimwear Invitational with Crystal Hefner is at Rehab at the Hard Rock Hotel. SUNDAY, JUNE 14 MUSIC Na Hula Aloha Spirit is at Chrome Display room in Santa Fe Station. OF SPECIAL NOTE Monte Carlo headliners Blue Guy
Group supports Grant
at Rehab Launch slideshow”DJ Pauly D is at Rehabilitation. Have an excellent weekend, and we’ll be back Sunday with reports and pictures of all the glamour, enjoyment and fun. On Monday, we’ll have protection of KMA and next week a Papa’s Day salute with 4 stars on the Strip relishing being a parent.
Robin Leach of”Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous”popularity has actually been a reporter for more than 50 years and has spent the
previous 15 years providing readers the inside scoop on Las Vegas, the world’s premier platinum play ground. Follow Robin Leach on Twitter at Twitter.com/ Robin_Leach. Follow Las Vegas Sun Entertainment+ Luxury Elder Editor Don Chareunsy on Twitter at Twitter.com
/ VDLXEditorDon. Mandalay Bay Resort & Gambling establishment Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino is a distinct destination resort set on 120 rich acres on the Las Vegas Strip.
The resort provides 3 distinct hotel experiences: Mandalay Bay, a AAA 4 Diamond acclaimed
hotel, with 3,211 glamorous rooms and suites reflecting a modern-day tropical atmosphere; 4 Seasons Hotel, a AAA 5 Diamond hotel-within-a-hotel, offering 424 rooms and suites; and the stand-alone all-suite THEhotel which will certainly be upgraded and rebranded Delano Las Vegas in late 2013. Mandalay Bay boasts an 11-acre tropical
pool paradise, including real sand, a wave swimming pool and the only climate-controlled, poolside
video gaming in the city. Other building highlights consist of
dining by celeb chefs and restaurateurs, Shark Reef Fish tank and the 1.7-million-square-foot Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Mandalay Bay’s providings also include BATHHOUSE Day spa, Residence of Blues Auditorium and restaurant, and The Shoppes at Mandalay Location, a collection of distinct shops and restaurants. In 2013, Mandalay Bay will certainly end up being home to a resident Cirque du Soleil production
on the music and choreography of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson.
3950 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
. Las Vegas, NV 89119 702-632-7777 MGM Grand Hotel and Casino MGM Grand, a AAA 4 Diamond resort, provides 5,044 rooms and suites. MGM Grand showcases KÀ by Cirque du Soleil; Brad Garrett’s Funny Club; and world-class home entertainment at the Grand Garden Arena and Hollywood Theatre. The resort offers signature dining establishments by star chefs including Tom Colicchio’s Craftsteak, Emeril Lagasse’s New Orleans Fish Home, Wolfgang Puck’s Bar & Grill and Michelin 3 star and Forbes 5 Star restaurant, Joël Robuchon. As part of its ongoing”Grand Remodelling, “MGM Grand has actually renovated all spaces and suites inits major tower and is putting
several brand-new experiences to its
lineup including Hakkasan Las Vegas Dining establishment and Club, a brand-new upscale dining/nightlife principle(coming in April 2013 ). MGM Grand also includes an advanced, non-smoking conference center, the Grand Spa, Cristophe Beauty salon,”CSI: The Experience”and
a welcoming pool complex showcasing the tantalizing daylife of Wet Republic. High end accommodations consist of The Mansion, an unique hotel within the hotel; the luxurious two-story SKYLOFTS at MGM Grand; and The Trademark at MGM Grand, a luxury
all-suite, non-gaming hotel located surrounding to the main resort.
3799 Las Vegas Boulevard S. Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-891-1111