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Alexis DeJoria Unveils ‘Go Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness’ Race Car – Kicks-Off Free Mammograms for the Fans Campaign – FREE MAMMOGRAMS FOR FEMALE RACE FANS AT NHRA TOYOTA NATIONALS IN LAS VEGAS

30 Oct 2014, Posted by Jay in Charity Events, Health, Medical, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports, Travel

         NHRA Funny Car racer Alexis DeJoria, in partnership with Nevada Health Centers and The Patrón Spirits Company Three time race winner and quickest female in NHRA Funny Car history, drag racer Alexis DeJoria will kick-off her ‘Free Mammograms for the Fans’ program by unveiling a special one-weekend-only ‘Go Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness’ livery on her 10,000-horespower Patrón XO Cafe Toyota champion race car The unique hot pink,…

KISS Teams Up with Nellis Air Force Base to Choose “Roadies for a Week” During November Residency at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

29 Oct 2014, Posted by Jay in Audio, Casinos, Entertainment, Hotels, Music, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Travel, Video

  Rock ‘n’ roll legends KISS partners with Nellis Air Force Base to select three local, active military members to serve as “Roadies for a Week” during  the band’s KISS Rocks Vegas residency at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Nov. 5-23. Known for their extensive support of service men and women, KISS has been working with active military members and veterans for years. The KISS Rocks Vegas…

Photos: The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil Joined Together With Members of The Las Vegas Philharmonic for Life Is Beautiful Festival

28 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News

The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil joined together with members of The Las Vegas Philharmonic for a one-of-a-kind performance at Life Is Beautiful Festival on Sunday, Oct, 26. Members of The Las Vegas Philharmonic performed a tribute to The Beatles, playing original scores adapted specifically for Life is Beautiful, under the guidance of The Beatles LOVE Music Director Giles Martin. While artists from LOVE danced energetically and aerialists soared…

UNLV ATHLETICS NEWS: NCAA Releases Graduation Rates

28 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

NCAA RELEASES GRADUATION RATES    UNLV Athletics’ most recent numbers reflect GSR of 76 percent and FGR of 60 percent  The NCAA released its most recent Graduation Success Rate and Federal Graduation Rate data on Tuesday. UNLV’s GSR for student-athletes in 2013-14 was 76 percent and its FGR for student-athletes was 60 percent. FGR assesses first-time, full-time freshmen in a given cohort and only counts them as academic successes if they…

The Toy Box Expands to U.S., Opens in Downtown Summerlin

27 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Fashion & Style, News

Successful Canadian Toy Store Entrepreneur Expands to Las Vegas The Toy Box Expands to U.S., Opens in Downtown Summerlin 2,717 square-foot retailer at the Valley’s most anticipated new retail center features rare toys, pop-culture collectibles and unique finds The Toy Box, an unordinary retail store featuring an eclectic array of toys, board games, action figures, pop culture collectibles and more, is scheduled to open in the heart of Downtown Summerlin…

MUSIC SUPERSTAR TAYLOR SWIFT TO HEADLINE AMERICA’S BIGGEST CELEBRATION OF THE YEAR

27 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Music, News

  MUSIC SUPERSTAR TAYLOR SWIFT TO HEADLINE AMERICA’S BIGGEST CELEBRATION OF THE YEAR “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2015″ Begins Live at 8pm ET/PT on ABC Live from New York’s Times Square     Before the ball drops on New Year’s Eve, global music sensation Taylor Swift will culminate another record-breaking year with a performance of her hit songs for over 1 million fans in Times…

FERGIE, LORDE AND ONE DIRECTION TO PERFORM AT THE 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS®

27 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Music, News

FERGIE, LORDE AND ONE DIRECTION TO PERFORM AT THE 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS® The Show Will Broadcast Live SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23rd (8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on ABC dick clark productions announced today that Fergie, Lorde and One Direction will join the growing list of superstars set to perform at the 2014 American Music Awards.  Fergie will take to the stage to make her worldwide television debut performing her first single, since…

Party A Little Too Hard In Vegas Last Night? Revive With BioTerra Herbs. Get Back In The Game! Product Info And Review

26 Oct 2014, Posted by Jay in Business, Fitness, Health, News, Nightlife, Reviews, Shopping, Video

So did you stay out a little late last night? Did you maybe drink or party more than you are used to? Or are you just awesome and want to be more awesome? BioTerra has a complete line of natural products formulated to take you where ever you want to go. We reviewed these three products and are quite impressed with their effectiveness. BioTerra Herbs sent us the Energy (boing)…

Callista and Newt Gingrich Book Signing at The Venetian Resort Casino – November 3rd – From Sea to Shining Sea Book Review

25 Oct 2014, Posted by Jay in books, Celebrity, Entertainment, Family, Hotels, News, On The Strip, Reviews, Shopping

  Vegas24Seven.com “From Sea To Shining Sea” Review What an awesome book! My 10 year old nephew and I had a great time reading From Sea To Shining Sea together to our family. This narrative poetic depiction of early American history and the Lewis and Clark adventure is fun and easy to understand for all. We had quite a laugh when I explained why Ellis the Elephant was the main…

COBRA STARSHIP TEAMS UP WITH ICONA POP AND DIRECTOR/PHOTOGRAPHER ELLEN VON UNWERTH FOR OFFICIAL “NEVER BEEN IN LOVE” VIDEO, OUT NOW!

25 Oct 2014, Posted by Jay in Audio, Entertainment, Music, News, Nightlife, Radio, Travel, Video

COBRA STARSHIP TEAMS UP WITH ICONA POP AND DIRECTOR/PHOTOGRAPHER ELLEN VON UNWERTH FOR OFFICIAL “NEVER BEEN IN LOVE” VIDEO, OUT NOW! Last month, Cobra Starship’s Gabe Saporta visited Sweden for the first time in order to meet up with his “Never Been In Love” collaborators, Icona Pop. Joining him on the voyage was renowned fashion photographer and director Ellen von Unwerth, who documented the artists’ first joint performance and captured…

Southern Nevada Schools Receive $20,000 from ACEP, LLC Community Connections Program

23 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News

  Southern Nevada Schools Receive $20,000 in Donations During Annual Community Connections Recognition Dinner Community Connections Program Now Exceeds $1 Million in Donation History Community Connections, the philanthropic arm of American Casino & Entertainment Properties, LLC (ACEP), recognized the efforts of four Southern Nevada/Northwest Arizona teachers, as well as ACEP employee volunteers, who have worked to improve the educational outcomes for thousands of students in Southern Nevada and Northwest Arizona….

5 SECONDS OF SUMMER, MARY J. BLIGE, AND SAM SMITH TO PERFORM AT THE 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS®

23 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Music, News

5 SECONDS OF SUMMER, MARY J. BLIGE, AND SAM SMITH TO PERFORM AT THE 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS® Top Artists Join Previously Announced Charli XCX and Host Pitbull Live on the 2014 AMAs on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23rd (8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on ABC   dick clark productions announced today that top recording artists 5 Seconds of Summer, Mary J. Blige and Sam Smith will perform at the 2014 American Music Awards,…

Malfunkshun At Backstage Bar and Billiards – Saturday, November 22nd Supported by The Solid Suns, Viridian, Clouds Under The Sky – Band Info, Tour Info, Upcoming Release

22 Oct 2014, Posted by Jay in Audio, DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Music, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Travel

Legendary MALFUNKSHUN make their way through California and into Las Vegas for a show at Backstage Bar and Billiards on Saturday November 22nd. LINK TO TICKETS Malfunkshun are often credited – or blamed – for helping to start the whole Seattle grunge movement, although they weren’t a grunge band. The band was the first to put singer Andrew Wood into the spotlight. Andrew would later go on to front Mother…

SAN ANTONIO CLAIMS TOP SPOT ON TEXAS HIGHWAYS READERS’ CHOICE TOP 40 TEXAS DESTINATIONS

21 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News, Travel

SAN ANTONIO CLAIMS TOP SPOT ON TEXAS HIGHWAYS READERS’ CHOICE TOP 40 TEXAS DESTINATIONS Throughout 2014, official travel magazine of Texas shares readers’ favorite places to visit   In celebration of its 40th anniversary, Texas Highways magazine today announced San Antonio as No. 1 in the countdown of Texas Top 40 favorite destinations as chosen by readers. The announcement was made at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts.  …

INTERNATIONAL MUSIC SUPERSTAR PITBULL RETURNS TO HOST THE 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS®

20 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Music, News

  INTERNATIONAL MUSIC SUPERSTAR PITBULL RETURNS TO HOST THE 2014MUSIC AWARDS® Pitbull Will Also Perform A Song From His Forthcoming New Album ‘Globalization’ Live on the 2014 AMAs on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23rd (8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on ABC dick clark productions announced today that global music sensation Armando Christian Perez aka Pitbull will again host the American Music Awards.  The 2014 broadcast will air live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on SUNDAY,…

Photos/Video: Sands Cares And IMEX America Team Up To Benefit The Shade Tree Las Vegas

18 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News

SANDS CARES AND IMEX AMERICA TEAM UP TO BENEFIT THE SHADE TREE LAS VEGAS The new healing garden at The Shade Tree shelter in Las Vegas is now blossoming thanks to the IMEX Challenge, The Sands Expo and The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas.   Meeting industry professionals who attended the IMEX America exhibition at the Sands Expo Oct. 14-16, along with volunteers from Sands Expo, The Venetian and…

UNLV MEN’S GOLF NEWS: No. 24 Rebels To Close Out Fall Season In Florida

17 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

NO. 24 UNLV MEN’S GOLF TO CLOSE OUT FALL SEASON IN FLORIDA Rebels will play at Tavistock Collegiate Invitational in Orlando, Sunday-Tuesday, Oct. 19-21  2014-15 Season Statistics The No. 24 UNLV men’s golf team will close out its fall season at the Tavistock Collegiate Invitational, which is being held at Lake Nona Golf and Country Club (par 72, 7,200 yards) in Orlando, Fla., Sunday-Tuesday, Oct. 19-21. Hosted by UCF and…

Rí Rá Las Vegas sets Guinness World Record after over 372 hours of nonstop live music

17 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News, On The Strip

Rí Rá Las Vegas Sets Guinness World Record After Over 372 Hours of Nonstop Live Music   After 372 hours and 10 minutes of nonstop live music on the Las Vegas Strip, Rí Rá Las Vegas located inside The Shoppes at Mandalay Place, set the Guinness World Record for the Longest Concert by Multiple Artists. Pending final review by Guinness World Record, the pub hosted nonstop live music with no…

Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower Partnership with Las Vegas Academy Sets Graphic Design Students in Motion

17 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Family, News, On The Strip

Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower Partnership with Las Vegas Academy Sets Graphic Design Students in Motion   Think of it as a lesson in real world experience that many high school design students never get.  Students of Las Vegas Academy of the Arts (LVAA) Graphic Design teacher Ashley Stroud are working on a special project for the Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower. The students have been asked to create a special animation…

Photo/Video: Actor Pierce Brosnan Receives Paintings from Disabled Artist who Paints by Mouth!

17 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Celebrity, News

  Pierce Brosnan Helps Raise Awareness for Mouth & Foot Painting Artists Meets Disabled, Fellow Painter at His Malibu Home Pierce Brosnan is known for his big screen acting, but your viewers may be less familiar with his talent as a painter. Brosnan’s love of painting is shared by Mariam Paré (Par-A), a disabled artist from Naperville, Illinois, and a member of the Mouth & Foot Painting Artists, who recently…

Wednesday, October 15 is Marriage Can Be Murder Day $30 Anniversary Ticket Special Kicks Off Today

16 Oct 2014, Posted by Jay in Business, Casinos, Comedy, Coupons & Discounts, Entertainment, Hotels, News, Nightlife, Travel

Marriage Can Be Murder Receives Proclamation for 15 Years of Performances in Las Vegas Wednesday, October 15 is Marriage Can Be Murder Day $30 Anniversary Ticket Special Kicks Off Today Eric and Jayne Post from Marriage Can Be Murder receive a proclamation from Mayor Goodman for 15 Years of performances. Since its Las Vegas debut, Marriage Can Be Murder has committed 5,000 performances with 20,000 murders, and given 375,000+ people…

October Rage New Release “Fallout, Dust and Guns” Info and On Tour Supporting BOBAFLEX and Royal Bliss

16 Oct 2014, Posted by Jay in Audio, Entertainment, Music, News, Nightlife, Travel, Video

  New Ep, Fallout, Guns and Dust from Australian rock powerhouse October Rage. Fallout, Guns and Dust includes the new single, “Valkyrie” as well as their chart topping single from 2012, “White Walkers” which was recorded and released after the quartet’s debut full length effort, ‘Outrage.’ October Rage is currently on tour in the US supporting Royal Bliss and (on select dates) Bobaflex. OCTOBER RAGE – Fallout, Dust and Guns…

Photos/Video: The Venetian And The Palazzo Ends Waiting List For Veteran Care Through Donation To UNLV Dental Clinic

16 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

THE VENETIAN AND THE PALAZZO ENDS WAITING LIST FOR VETERAN CARE THROUGH DONATION TO UNLV DENTAL CLINIC Pete Boyd, SVP of Operations, Ceremoniously ‘Ripped Up’ Waiting List; Presented $70,000 Check for Supplies and Services     The team members of The Venetian, The Palazzo and Sands Expo presented a check for $70,000 today to The Sgt. Clint Ferrin Dental Clinic for Veterans at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine to…

Westgate Resorts Raises Minimum Pay to $10 per Hour

16 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News

Westgate Resorts Raises Minimum Pay to $10 per Hour David Siegel, founder and CEO of Westgate Resorts, announced today a company-wide increase in minimum pay for its team members, including those at Westgate’s Las Vegas resorts, to $10 per hour, effective Jan. 1, 2015. All employees currently earning less than $10 per hour will receive a pay increase to the new level, with the exception of commissioned and tipped employees…

Celebs, Puppy Fashion Show, Pet Mansion Auction Hit Town Square – Friday

15 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

Fido, Mr. Wiggles and many more pups are bringing their swagger and snazziest get-ups … all for a very good cause. This Friday (October 17), HomeAid Southern Nevada will host its pet fashion show and live pet house auction at The Green at Town Square (located adjacent to Guitar Center and Pot Liquor CAS). Pups from Hot Diggity Dachshund Club and A Home 4 Spot will show off the latest…

Photos/Video: Stratosphere Headliner Frankie Moreno Inflight Concert

15 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in Celebrity, News

Las Vegas partnered with Southwest Airlines to host a surprise “Live at 35″ concert on board flight 4305 (Dallas to Las Vegas) with Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower headliner, Frankie Moreno in honor of the end of the Wright Amendment.  Moreno along with two of his bandmates performed two songs, and gave away complimentary tickets to his hit show, “Frankie Moreno LIVE!” at the Stratosphere.  The surprise and impromptu concert delighted passengers as they made their way to “The Entertainment…

UNLV WOMEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Lady Rebels Picked Sixth In MW Preseason Poll

14 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV WOMEN’S BASKETBALL PICKED SIXTH IN MOUNTAIN WEST PRESEASON POLLLady Rebels bring back three starters from last season The UNLV women’s basketball team was picked to finish sixth in the 2013-14 Mountain West preseason poll, which was released by the league office on Tuesday morning. Voting on the preseason poll, as well as the preseason all-conference team, were all 11 head coaches as well as select media members.   Colorado…

UNLV MEN’S SOCCER NEWS: Rebels Take Over As Region’s Top Squad

14 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV MEN’S SOCCER RISES TO No. 1 RANKING IN WEST REGION Rebels host key contest Friday night with Air Force UNLV men’s soccer made an impressive jump in the NSCAA West Region rankings on Tuesday, jumping all the way from sixth to No. 1 after a 2-0 weekend on the road against a pair of regionally ranked WAC opponents.   The Rebels also nearly broke into the NSCAA Top 25…

Future Stars of Wrestling Comes to Sam’s Town Live! on Friday, October 24

14 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

Future Stars of Wrestling Comes to Sam’s Town Live! on Friday, October 24 WHAT/WHEN:  Professional wrestler Matt Hardy brings his Future Stars of Wrestling to Sam’s Town Live! for the “Moment of Truth” show. FSW stars Tyshaun Prince, Brian Cage, Willie Mack, Disco Inferno and more will appear for a smack down of entertainment. This show is all ages. Doors open at 6 p.m. and a meet & greet opportunity (available for $15 in addition to price of admission)…

EVENT RECAP: Las Vegas’ Top Industry Leaders Rock Out on Downtown Grand Hotel’s Picnic Roof During Las Vegas Business Academy’s Third Annual Fundraiser

14 Oct 2014, Posted by admin in News

Vegas’ Top Industry Leaders Rock Out on Downtown Grand Hotel’s Picnic Roof During Las Vegas Business Academy’s Third Annual Fundraiser On Saturday, Oct. 11, Las Vegas’ top hospitality executives, chefs and community leaders gathered for “Rockin’ on the Roof,” Las Vegas Business Academy’s third annual fundraising event, on the scenic picnic rooftop of the Downtown Grand Hotel in an effort to raise scholarship funds for University of Nevada, Las Vegas…