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Las Vegas 51s Hosts Oklahoma City Dodgers and Colorado Springs Sky Sox for 8 Games – May 21st through May 28th

21 May 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports

51s RETURN TO CASHMAN FIELD FOR EIGHT-GAME HOMESTAND OKLAHOMA CITY DODGERS AND COLORADO SPRINGS MAY 21-28 FIREWORKS/MILITARY APPRECIATION NIGHT (FRIDAY, MAY 22) CAMOUFLAGE JERSEY NIGHT (SATURDAY, MAY 23) BUDWEISER DOLLAR BEER NIGHTS (THURSDAY MAY 21 & 28) The Las Vegas 51s professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League (PCL), Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets, and the 2013 & 2014 Pacific Southern Division Champions, will open an eight-game…

Las Vegas 51s Host Sacramento River Cats May 12th Through May 15th – Special Promotions

10 May 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports

51s RETURN TO CASHMAN FIELD FOR BRIEF FOUR-GAME HOMESTAND AGAINST SACRAMENTO RIVER CATS; SMOKER’S STRIKE OUT 12TH ANNUAL SCHOOL DAY GAME/SPONSORED BY ANDERSON DAIRY & BLUE BUNNY ICE CREAM (WEDNESDAY, MAY 13 AT 10:35 A.M.); BUDWEISER DOLLAR BEER NIGHT (THURSDAY, MAY 14); 51s HEADPHONES NIGHT (FRIDAY, MAY 15)     The Las Vegas 51s professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League (PCL), Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets,…

Talent Announced for Global Force Wrestling at Orleans Arena

06 May 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Sports

Talent Announced for Global Force Wrestling at Orleans Arena Chael Sonnen named GFW Analyst; Roster includes international talents, former professional football players and more  Global Force Wrestling revealed some of its talent roster in a press conference today at the Orleans Arena. The roster includes talented international athletes, former NFL players, mixed martial artists and more. “We have slowly but steadily been building toward this day,” said Jeff Jarrett, GFW founder and CEO. “The feedback I have received…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Ike Nwamu Transferring To Runnin’ Rebel Program

06 May 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

IKE NWAMU TRANSFERRING TO UNLV 6-foot-5-inch guard from Mercer will be eligible to play for Runnin’ Rebels as a senior during 2015-16 season   The UNLV men’s basketball program received a signed financial aid agreement from Ike Nwamu on Tuesday, head coach has announced. A 6-foot-5-inch, 205-pound guard originally from Greensboro, N.C., Nwamu will transfer from to the Runnin’ Rebel program from Mercer where he played for two seasons. He…

UNLV MEN’S GOLF NEWS: Mountain West Championship Begins Friday

30 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

MOUNTAIN WEST MEN’S GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP BEGINS FRIDAY Conference tournament will be held in Tucson, Ariz., for ninth straight time   TWITTER: UNLVGolf  |  UNLV’s Season Statistics The No. 24 UNLV men’s golf team will compete at the 2015 Mountain West Men’s Golf Championship beginning on Friday, May 1, at the Catalina Course at Omni Tucson National Resort (par 71, 7,144 yards) in Tucson, Ariz. The 2015 championship will mark the ninth…

Las Vegas 51s Return to Cashman Field for 8-Game Homestand (April 25 – May 3)

24 Apr 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Radio, Sports

51s RETURN TO CASHMAN FIELD FOR EIGHT-GAME HOMESTAND AGAINST ALBUQUERQUE AND INTRASTATE RIVAL, RENO ACES, FROM APRIL 25-MAY 3; JACOB deGROM 51s JERSEY NIGHT (SATURDAY, APRIL 25); BUDWEISER DOLLAR BEER NIGHT (THURSDAY, APRIL 30); HOMETOWN HEROES NIGHT/NOAH SYNDERGAARD POLICEMAN & FIREMAN BOBBLEHEADS (FRIDAY, MAY 1); 51s TEAM POSTER/BOY SCOUTS NIGHT (SATURDAY, MAY 2)   The Las Vegas 51s professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League (PCL), Triple-A affiliate of…

Paragon Pro Wrestling to bring professional wrestling talent to Sam’s Town Live! on May 5

17 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

Paragon Pro Wrestling to bring professional wrestling talent to Sam’s Town Live! on May 5 WHAT:  Paragon Pro Wrestling will bring together athletes like Jessy Sorensen, Chamberlain, Hammerstone, The Whirlwind Gentlemen and more to Sam’s Town Live! for an evening of world-class professional wrestling. Doors for the event open at 5 p.m. and the first fight’s bell rings at 6 p.m. This event is restricted for guests 18 years and older unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Tickets start…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Derrick Jones Signs On Second Day Of Spring Signing Period

16 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

RUNNIN’ REBELS SIGN DERRICK JONES ON SECOND DAY OF SPRING SIGNING PERIOD 6-foot-7-inch small forward from Pennsylvania is ranked the 27th-best player in the class of 2015 by ESPN   WATCH: Jones Wins American Family Insurance High School Slam Dunk Championship The UNLV men’s basketball program received a signed national letter of intent from Derrick Jones on Thursday, head coach Dave Rice has announced. Jones plans to enroll at UNLV…

UNLV MEN’S SOCCER ANNOUNCES SUMMER CAMP DATES: Rebels Will Host Three Camps, 4v4 Festival At End Of May

16 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in Family, News, Sports

UNLV MEN’S SOCCER TO HOST THREE SUMMER CAMPS Rebels will also host a 4v4 soccer festival on May 30-31 The UNLV men’s soccer staff will host a total of four events this summer, with three summer camps set to take place in June and August. In addition, a 4v4 soccer festival will also be hosted by the Rebels on Memorial Day weekend.   First up will be the Rebel Soccer…

Las Vegas 51s 2015 Home Opener Friday April 17th With 5 Of The New York Mets Top Prospects

13 Apr 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports, Uncategorized

The 51s Promotional Schedule starts with a post-game fireworks show on Opening Night – Friday, April 17 @ 7:05pm. To get your Opening Night Tickets…http://goo.gl/W368zm Triple-A Las Vegas has five of the top 12 New York Mets Prospects (Baseball America) to begin the 2015 Pacific Coast League season…  (L to R): LHP Steven Matz (No. 2), RHP Noah Syndergaard (No. 1), 2B Dilson Herrera (No. 4). SS Matt Reynolds (No….

Global Force Wrestling Shows to Debut at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas July 24

30 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Sports

Global Force Wrestling Shows to Debut at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas July 24 The glitz and glamour of Sin City will meet the hard-charging, high energy of professional wrestling when Global Force Wrestling brings its brand to Las Vegas for the first taping of its broadcast event shows on Friday, July 24 at the Orleans Arena. The “Entertainment Capital of the World” has been the site for some of the biggest boxing and MMA fights in…

Las Vegas Spring Temperatures In The 90s – Great Moments In Life Make You Sweat – From The Las Vegas Strip To The Great Nevada Oudoors, Mitchum Clinical Has You Covered

29 Mar 2015, Posted by Jay in Casinos, DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Fashion & Style, Fitness, Fragrance and Beauty, Health, Holiday, Hotels, Marketing, Music, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Shopping, Sports, Travel, Video

  Las Vegas temperatures are in the mid 90s this week. Whether you’re clubbing the Famous Las Vegas Strip or hiking Red Rock, great moments in life make you sweat.  For #GreatMoments like these, try Mitchum® antiperspirant deodorant. Mitchum Clinical key features: ·         CLINICAL PERFORMANCE® formula for protection against wetness and odor ·         Maximum wetness and odor protection for up to 48 hours ·         Our most powerful odor and sweat…

UNLV MEN’S GOLF NEWS: No. 24 Rebels To Play At The Goodwin This Week

25 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

NO. 24 UNLV MEN’S GOLF TO PLAY AT THE GOODWIN THIS WEEK   The Rebels, who are coming off a record-setting performance in their last tournament, to compete at Stanford, Thursday-Saturday   TWITTER: UNLVGolf   The No. 24 UNLV men’s golf team will compete this week at The Goodwin, which will be held Thursday-Saturday, March 26-28, at Stanford Golf Course (par 70, 6,727 yards) in Stanford, Calif. Originally named the United…

PLATINIUM ENTERTAINMENT PRESENTS: BAD INTENTIONS Live Championship Boxing Returns to the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on April 11, 2015

19 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Sports

PLATINIUM ENTERTAINMENT PRESENTS: BAD INTENTIONS Live Championship Boxing Returns to the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on April 11, 2015 Platinum Entertainment and Fantastic Entertainment announced today that they will bring live professional boxing back to the legendary theater at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino (3000 Paradise Road) on April 11, 2015 at 7:00 PM. Tickets, starting at $35, are on sale now and can be purchased…

UNLV MEN’S GOLF NEWS: Kitayama Named MW Men’s Golfer Of The Week

18 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV’S KURT KITAYAMA NAMED MW MEN’S GOLFER OF THE WEEK Rebel senior set career marks in winning his second career tournament UNLV senior Kurt Kityama has been selected Mountain West Men’s Golfer of the Week for tournaments played March 5-17. This is Kitayama’s third career golfer of the month/week accolade. The Chico, Calif., native, paced the field at the Jackrabbit Invitational, held March 16-17 in Primm, Nev., after carding a career-low 19-under-par…

LISA “LONGBALL” GOLF SCHOOL, Angel Park Golf Course – March 19 – 22, 2015

18 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

LISA “LONGBALL” GOLF SCHOOL, Angel Park Golf Course – March 19 – 22, 2015 Lisa “Longball” Vlooswyk – 7-Time Canadian Long Drive Champion and Currently Ranked 3rd in the World for Ladies Long Drive , a Nike Sponsored Athlete, golf entertainer and journalist is hosting her first US Golf School at Angel Park Golf Course. Lisa, with Women’s Golf and Travel Concierge, LLC., by her side, brings her Golf School…

The Mario Batali Foundation Presents Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic

16 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Sports

The Mario Batali Foundation Presents Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic Weekend charity event to be held June 5-6 Proceeds from events to benefit Mario Batali Foundation  The Mario Batali Foundation (MBF) returns to Las Vegas for Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic, including pre and post parties taking place Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6. Tickets are on sale now and will grant access to all…

Holy Cow, Cubs Win Friday and Saturday At Las Vegas 51s Big League Weekend. Great Baseball, Weather and Fun

15 Mar 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, On The Strip, Sports

The Chicago Cubs defeated the Oakland A’s, 3-1, in the finale of Big League Weekend before a sellout crowd of 10,375 at Cashman Field.   The two-game series for BLW had a total attendance of 18,382.   Las Vegan Kris Bryant led the Cubs with a 2-for-2 performance including 2 home runs and 3 RBI (a pinch-hit, two-run homer in the third inning and a solo shot in the sixth)….

Golf 4 The Kids Tournament June 1, 2015 at Red Rock Country Club

12 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Sports

Golf 4 The Kids Tournament June 1, 2015 at Red Rock Country Club           It’s back! The third annual Golf 4 The Kids Tournament will take place at Red Rock Country Club where golfers will play on the scenic and exclusive fairways of the club’s private Mountain Course on Monday, June 1, 2015. Best of all, tournament proceeds will benefit two local nonprofit organizations. We’re pleased…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels To Face No. RV/25 San Diego State In MW Tournament Quarterfinal

12 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  MOUNTAIN WEST TOURNAMENT – QUARTERFINAL UNLV men’s basketball to face No. RV/25 San Diego State Thursday at 6 p.m. at Thomas & Mack Center   The UNLV men’s basketball team defeated No. 10 seed Nevada, Reno, 67-46, on Wednesday afternoon in the first round of the 2015 Mountain West Men’s Basketball Championship and has moved on to the quarterfinals where it will face No. 2 seed San Diego State…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels To Face Nevada, Reno Wednesday At 2:30 PM In MW Tournament’s First Round

10 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

    MOUNTAIN WEST TOURNAMENT – FIRST ROUND UNLV men’s basketball to face Nevada, Reno on Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at Thomas & Mack Center; Will mark first meeting in conference tournament between intrastate rivals, three points in Governor’s Series also on the line   The UNLV men’s basketball team is the No. 7 seed in the 2015 Mountain West Men’s Basketball Championship and will play No. 10 seed Nevada,…

2015 Las Vegas 51s Individual Game Tickets Go On Sale – Monday, March 9th at Noon

09 Mar 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Radio, Sports

51s INDIVIDUAL GAME TICKETS GO ON SALE MONDAY, MARCH 9 AT NOON; HOME OPENER ON FRIDAY, APRIL 17 VS. FRESNO GRIZZLIES AT CASHMAN FIELD   The Las Vegas 51s professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League (PCL), Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets and the 2013 & 2014 Pacific Southern Division Champions, announced today that individual game tickets for the 2015 season will go on sale on Monday,…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Regular-Season Finale Saturday At San José State

06 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

REGULAR-SEASON FINALE SATURAY UNLV men’s basketball at San José State at 7 p.m.; Runnin’ Rebels down to six scholarship players because of injuries, game may be seen on ESPN3   The UNLV men’s basketball team will travel to San José, Calif., for its Mountain West regular-season finale against San José State on Saturday, March 7, at 7 p.m. The Runnin’ Rebels are looking to sweep the season series with the Spartans, after…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Patrick McCaw Out For Saturday’s Game

05 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

PATRICK MCCAW OUT FOR SATURDAY’S GAME UNLV men’s basketball freshman guard diagnosed with concussion after suffering injury during two-point loss to San Diego State on Wednesday   UNLV men’s basketball freshman guard Patrick McCaw was diagnosed with having a concussion Thursday morning and has been ruled out for Saturday’s game at San José State.   McCaw was injured during the second half of the Runnin’ Rebels two-point loss to San…

MGM GRAND Hotel Entertainment Listings

03 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Music, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports

MGM GRAND Entertainment Listings MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA PAC-12 MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT The Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Tournament will return to the MGM Grand Garden Arena March 11 – 14. Some of the nation’s top men’s teams will compete for the Pac-12 Championship and an automatic berth in the national championship tournament. The Pac-12 Conference has a tradition as the “Conference of Champions,” earning more than 175 NCAA team titles over…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Senior Night “White Out” Wednesday At 8 PM Vs. San Diego State

03 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  SENIOR NIGHT “WHITE OUT” WEDNESDAY AT 8 PM Giveaways include senior posters, t-shirts and rally towels; Runnin’ Rebels to face San Diego State with seven scholarship players because of injuries, game televised by CBS Sports Network   The UNLV men’s basketball team will host San Diego State at the Thomas & Mack Center in its final regular-season home game of the year on Wednesday, March 4, at 8 p.m….

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Wyoming Visits Runnin’ Rebels Saturday At 5 PM

27 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

WYOMING VISITS UNLV SATURDAY AT 5 PM Runnin’ Rebels down to seven scholarship players because of injuries, game televised by CBS Sports Network   The UNLV men’s basketball team will host Wyoming at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 5 p.m., after returning from its recent road trip – splitting games at New Mexico (W, 76-68) and at Utah State (L, 83-65). The Runnin’ Rebels, who…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels At Utah State Tuesday Night

23 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RUNNIN’ REBELS AT UTAH STATE TUESDAY NIGHT AT 6:30 P.M. PT UNLV men’s basketball down to seven scholarship players because of injuries, game televised by CBS Sports Network   The UNLV men’s basketball team is coming off a 76-68 win at New Mexico on Saturday, its first since leading scorer Rashad Vaughn went down to injury, and will now travel to Logan, Utah, for its second straight road game…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Vaughn A Finalist For Jerry West Award

19 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RASHAD VAUGHN A FINALIST FOR JERRY WEST AWARD UNLV men’s basketball freshman guard on watch list for new honor that will go to nation’s top shooting guard   UNLV men’s basketball freshman guard Rashad Vaughn is one of 16 candidates named to the watch list for the 2015 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Thursday. Named after Hall of…

Boyd Gaming Delivers High-Octane Events and Promotions Throughout NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas

18 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Music, Sports

Delivers High-Octane Events and Promotions Throughout NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon, along with other drivers, to appear at various Boyd Gaming properties Drivers, start your engines! Boyd Gaming – sponsor of the NASCAR Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 race – is the place to be during Las Vegas’ NASCAR Weekend 2015. Boyd Gaming properties throughout the Las Vegas Valley will be hosting special events and promotions for the race, including NASCAR driver appearances, live…