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Best Bets: Golden Knights, Alejandro Fernandez, San Gennaro Banquet and more for your Las Vegas weekend


Steve Marcus Golden Knights defenseman Deryk Engelland (5) practices at the City National Arena in Summerlin Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018.

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Mexican Self-reliance Day weekend is here, the big Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin rematch battle at T-Mobile Arena Saturday is offered out and the Strip is going to be loaded. Fight your way through the crowds to discover the fun you require or explore some off-Strip entertainment alternatives in the next 3 days.

VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS The Knights opened training camp Thursday at City National Arena in Downtown Summerlin and all team practices are open to the general public. Weekend session start at 10 a.m. Friday and Saturday and the very first preseason video game at T-Mobile Arena is set for 5 p.m. Sunday at T-Mobile Arena against Arizona. September 14-16, details at vegasgoldenknights.com.

SAN GENNARO FEAST The cherished regional Italian food and culture celebration returns for its 39th year, this time at Stone Station. A wide range of food vendors, arts and crafts, live music, carnival video games and rides and family entertainment consisting of a petting zoo round out the festival all weekend long. September 14-17, info at sangennarofeast.com.

LAS VEGAS PHILHARMONIC The Phil opens its 2018-2019 season Saturday at Reynolds Hall by celebrating the 100th birthday of cherished American author Leonard Bernstein, performing music from “West Side Story” and “Candide” amongst the choices. September 15, details at lvphil.org. ALEJANDRO FERNANDEZ The worldwide pop star’s yearly Vegas look during Mexican Independence Day weekend is regularly among the most significant concerts of the year. Expect all the ranchera and Latin pop you can handle from Saturday’s program, in addition to some brand-new reggaeton fusion from his recent album “Rompiendo Fronteras.” September 15, info at mandalaybay.com. KC AND THE SUNSHINE BAND WITH THE TOWN INDIVIDUALS Palace Station is the one Station Casinos home that does not typically use a selection of live home entertainment but that changes on Saturday when disco-era icons KC and The Sunshine Band and the Village Individuals perform to commemorate the casino’s recent renovations. September 15, info at stationcasinoslive.com.

Vegas Golden Knights hosting event in downtown Las Vegas to thank fans

The renowned “D” marquee of The D Las Vegas appears at night in this undated image. (File/FOX5).


The Vegas Golden Knights said the organization is hosting an occasion Wednesday night to thank fans for their support during their inaugural season.

Called “Stick Salute to Vegas and Our Fans,” the occasion is complimentary and available to the general public. It’s arranged to happen under the Fremont Street Experience canopy outside the D Las Vegas.

The group stated there will be unique looks from select gamers, General Supervisor George McPhee and Head Coach George Gallant.

Other appearances include the Drumbots, Possibility and Golden Aces.

Stick Salute is arranged to run from 5:30 p.m.– 7:00 p.m. near the 3rd Street Phase.

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Weekend Rewind: Golden Knights commemorate at the Palms, Chadwick Boseman parties at Drai’s and more


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Tuesday, June 12, 2018|2 a.m.

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Danny Mahoney/Wynn Nightlife Pia Mia, Alesso and Austin Mahone at XS. So there probably won’t be an official, public event for the best growth team in the history of big league sports, our Vegas Golden Knights– thanks a lot, Clark County Commission– but absolutely nothing could stop the gamers from getting together to party one last time. Their picked location? The Palms, specifically the new Scotch 80 Prime dining establishment on Friday night where the Knights delighted in flaming seafood towers, steak and crab mixed drinks. After the meal and a tour of the kitchen area, some crossed the gambling establishment to capture Blink-182 in performance at the Pearl then up to the 55th floor for a nightcap at Pinnacle Social Club.

Golden Knights star forward William Karlsson celebrated his high-scoring season with a Wynn Night life double-header on Friday. He hit Encore Beach Club throughout Afrojack’s daytime set and checked out XS Friday night when Alesso was on the decks and musicians Austin Mahone and Pia Mia were also in the crowd. Mahone took the phase Saturday at the Flamingo’s Go Pool.

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Andrew Dang/Tony Tran Photography T.I. and Chadwick Boseman at Drai’s

. More clubbin’ athletes were spotted at Drai’s Friday night, including the Seattle Seahawks’ Brandon Marshall, the Arizona Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson, the Houston Rockets’ James Harden and Chelsea FC’s Ross Barkley. At the roof location on Saturday night, none other than T’Challa himself Chadwick Boseman stopped by to catch a live efficiency from Tip “T.I.” Harris. New WBO welterweight champ Terence Crawford remained in your home, too, commemorating his victory over Jeff Horn at MGM Grand Garden Arena previously that night.

Previous NHL all-star Colby Armstrong and his spouse Mel Armstrong hosted three of the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team disaster survivors, Nick Shumlanski, Brayden Camrud and Tyler Smith, for an efficiency of “Absinthe” at Caesars Palace on June 8. It was the grand ending of a memorable week in Las Vegas for the players, who likewise participate in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals at T-Mobile Arena. Fifteen individuals died and 14 more were injured in a bus crash carrying the group in Saskatchewan, Canada, in April.

A quick upgrade on the Strip’s most recent show: “Marilyn! The New Musical” is formally taking a summertime hiatus. After debuting at the Paris Theater last month and tossing a big grand opening efficiency and celebration on June 1, the program will continue nighttime at 7 p.m. through June 17. After that, it will break up until September “in order to more fine-tune the program and prepare … to launch a nationwide tour.” We’ll wait and see what occurs.

Knights more than filled Las Vegas’ cup


Steve Marcus The Vegas Golden Knights salute fans before leaving the ice after losing to the Washington Capitals in Game 5 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final at T-Mobile Arena Thursday, June 7, 2018.

Vegas Golden Knights to host scavenger hunt for tickets

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180″/ > LAS VEGAS( FOX5) – Vegas Golden Knights fans who were not able to buy tickets to a Stanley Cup Final game versus the Washington Capitals still have a chance to secure tickets!

The group revealed it will host a #VGKWorldwide scavenger hunt contest Tuesday afternoon in Las Vegas for two tickets to Game 2 of the Stanley Cup FInal.

The hunt will feature six stops throughout the Valley. The very first individual to come to the sixth area after finishing the previous 5 stops will get a ticket to Wednesday night’s video game.

The Golden Knights stated the ideas will be exposed on the team’s Twitter account beginning in the afternoon.

In addition, the Vegas Golden Knights will host road video game watch celebrations in the Valley. A watch celebration for Game 3 will occur Saturday at Toshiba Plaza and a watch party for Video game 4 will happen at the Downtown Las Vegas Occasions Center on June 4. Puck drop for both video games is set for 5 p.m. Admission is totally free for both watch celebrations and fans are motivated to get here early.

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What'' s a ' Winnipeg? ' Time to brush up on the Golden Knights' ' Canadian competition

It's about 1,600 miles away from the Las Vegas Valley, but this weekend all eyes in southern Nevada will be on Winnipeg as the Golden Knights take on the Winnipeg Jets in the Western Conference Final.
 It's about 1,600 miles far from the Las Vegas Valley, however this weekend all eyes in southern Nevada will be on Winnipeg as the Golden Knights handle the Winnipeg Jets in the Western Conference Final.

It’s about 1,600 miles away from the Las Vegas Valley, however this weekend all eyes in southern Nevada will be on Winnipeg as the Golden Knights take on the Winnipeg Jets

in the Western Conference Final. HENDERSON, NV( FOX5)- It’s about 1,600 miles away from the Las Vegas Valley, but this weekend all eyes in southern Nevada will be on Winnipeg as the Golden Knights handle the Winnipeg Jets in the Western Conference Final. However just how much do you know about the city where Games 1 and 2 will be played? We’ll begin with the fundamentals: Winnipeg is the capital of the province of Manitoba.

It’s near the center of Canada, and north of North Dakota. Winnipeg has a population of about 750,000 individuals, compared with a Las Vegas’ city population of about two million.” We’re going to provide you the very best, hardest hockey market that you’re ever visiting,” Matt Schaubroeck with Tourist Winnipeg

said. If Golden Knights fans are making the trip up North, exactly what can they do to kill time when the team isn’t taking the ice?

” I would take a look at the Assiniboine Park Zoo, you can view the polar bears going for a swim right on top of your head,” Schaubroeck stated. “Another thing you can do: I would head over to the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. It’s a gorgeous structure, you cant miss it.”

However let’s get real, the reason middle ages maniacs are venturing north this week is the hockey, as well as though Winnipeggers enjoy their Jets, Schaubroeck stated they’ll still be typically Canadian: respectful to visitors, even those sporting the black and gold.

” You’ll get some good-natured heckling, but at the end of the day, we like our hockey, however we’re referred to as ‘friendly Manitoba’ and you’ll see it come through if you come appear for a visit.”

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Golden Knights to play San Jose on Thursday in Las Vegas


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/ > John Locher/AP San Jose Sharks center Tomas Hertl (48) vies for the puck with Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Nate Schmidt (88) throughout the 2nd period of an NHL hockey video game, Saturday, March 31, 2018, in Las Vegas.

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. The Golden Knights will drop the puck for their second-round series versus the San Jose Sharks at 7 p.m. Thursday at T-Mobile Arena.

The game will be televised on NBC Sports Network (channel 220 on DirecTV, 159 on Meal, 1038 on Cox and 640 on CenturyLink Prism).

Vegas has actually waited a week for the announcement after sweeping the Los Angeles Kings 4-0 in the preliminary, which concluded April 17.

The NHL has not announced the remainder of the second-round schedule, most likely waiting for the outcome of Wednesday’s Game 7 match between the Boston Bruins and the Toronto Maple Leafs.

The Golden Knights will host the Sharks for the very first 2 video games of the series before visiting San Jose for Games 3 and 4. With nine days in between video games, the team has actually practiced longer than typical in an attempt to stay in playoff form.

The Sharks are dealing with the very same issue, as they swept the Anaheim Ducks in their first-round series.

” They’re in the exact same boat, so that’s the good idea,” Golden Knights coach Gerard Gallant said. “I’m grateful we’re not playing a team that’s simply ending up the series up with just 2 or three day of rests. We’ll see what occurs.”

The Golden Knights were 3-0-1 this season versus the Sharks, with their only loss coming in overtime on March 22.

” It’s going to be tough, however the gamers are going to be fired up,” Gallant stated. “It’s a championship game, so I believe both teams will come out playing well.”

Golden Knights announce free fan events prior to Video game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Vegas Golden Knights open the Stanley Cup Playoffs versus the L.A. Kings Wednesday, but fans won't need to buy a ticket to get in on the excitement.
 The Vegas Golden Knights open the Stanley Cup Playoffs versus the L.A. Kings Wednesday, however fans won't need to buy a ticket to get in on the excitement.

The Vegas Golden Knights open the Stanley Cup Playoffs versus the L.A. Kings Wednesday, however fans won’t have to buy a ticket to get in on the enjoyment. LAS VEGAS (FOX5)- The Vegas Golden Knights open the Stanley Cup Playoffs versus the L.A. Kings Wednesday, but fans will not need a ticket to obtain in on the excitement. At 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, the National Hockey League will host a complimentary

concert headlined by Grammy-nominated rapper Reasoning in Toshiba Plaza. No ticket will be needed to view the performance. The March to the Fortress begins at 5:45 p.m. outside New York-New York and concludes at about 6:00 p.m. at Toshiba Plaza.

Other activities and destinations prior to the video game start at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Toshiba Plaza including:

A barber shaving Vegas Golden Knights logosA tattoo artist tattooing free Vegas Golden Knights logo designs (up to a specific size) An airbrush artistFace and hair paintersCorn tossA shooting cageIce sculpturesA Topgolf interactive gameVegas Program Women taking images with a small ‘Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas’ sign

Stay with FOX5 for information on further celebrations!

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