Revel In Romance This Valentine’s Day at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

 

REVEL IN ROMANCE THIS VALENTINE’S DAY AT
THE COSMOPOLITAN OF LAS VEGAS

Photos courtesy The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

 The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ world class culinary offerings and luxurious experiences will make for an unforgettable getaway this Valentine’s Day weekend, Feb. 14-16. Perfect for couples and singles alike, the resort’s newly refreshed rooms, relaxing treatments at Sahra Spa, Salon & Hammam, and glamourous beauty services provide a serene retreat for those looking to celebrate all weekend long. Whether a romantic evening or a Galentine’s night out, guests can enjoy specialty menus, signature cocktails and shareable plates at the resort’s world-renowned Restaurant Collection.

2020 Valentine’s Day Offerings

Resort

Paradise in the Desert

The tranquil ambiance of the exclusive Lanai Suites combines the beauty of an island beach house with the luxury of modern city amenities. A sophisticated getaway with pool views, the suites offer unmatched views of the Chelsea Pool and a private outdoor patio complete with a plunge pool. The ultra-chic two-story indoor/outdoor living space is complete with a kitchenette, mini-bar, dining area and a king-sized bed. Direct booking is available here.

 

Sahra Spa, Salon & Hammam

The desert-inspired Sahra Spa, Salon & Hammam is a full service luxury spa that provides the ideal environment for relaxation. Couples can choose from an extensive menu of services including the Desert Aroma Therapy Message, the Men’s Luxe Facial Skin Care, the Red Flower Hammam Experience and much more. For a more intimate experience, the Sahra Spa Suites are available for two and come complete with a treatment area, steam room and shower, deep soaking tub, relaxation space and catering options. A full list of services can be found here.

 

Make it a Galentine’s Day

For all the single ladies, The Cosmopolitan is the go-to resort for pampering and glam this Galentine’s Day. Start the evening primping at the Sahra Salon with a manicure, pedicure and expert makeup application. After the glam, girl squads can head to the resort’s glamorous three-story bar, The Chandelier to start the night with a variety of playful and inventive cocktails before enjoying small bites at Beauty & Essex or STK. Head to The Chelsea for a live performance by country music superstar Dierks Bentley, and cap off the celebration at The Barbershop Cuts & Cocktails while enjoying live music and an extensive whiskey and cocktail selection.

 

Restaurants

Holsteins Shakes and Buns

Love is in the air at Holsteins’ this Valentine’s Day. The celebratory Velvet Shake is sure to make sippers swoon with vanilla ice cream, Bailey’s Red Velvet, red velvet cake crumbs, cream cheese frosting, topped with raspberry sauce, pink & heart sprinkles, whipped cream, gummy hearts and cherry sprinkle hearts. This sweet treat is available for $15 from Feb. 5 -16, 2020.

 

Beauty & Essex

Beauty & Essex is a one-stop shop for a lush gift and a romantic dinner. Enter through the stunning pawnshop, where all eyes are on the curated collection of vintage jewelry and one-of-a-kind goods. Once inside the restaurant, the jewelry box-inspired room will set the stage for a lavish dinner for two.  Beauty & Essex’s Valentine’s Day specials include Steak Tartare + American Caviar with cured egg yolk, garlic aioli and sea salt crisps; Frisky Frisee Salad with field greens, fenugreek, shaved asparagus, and strawberry vinaigrette; Silky Chocolate Fettuccine with red wine braised short rib, wild seasonal mushrooms and fennel confit; Saffron Kissed Butter Poached Lobster with tarragon foam and edible flowers; and the “Sweet Heart” with cherry, dark chocolate mousse, feuilletine streusel. The full menu can be found here.

 

STK

At STK, guests can enjoy specialty menu items available Feb. 14-16. The vibrant bar scene, inspired menu, sexy atmosphere and in-house DJ offers a flirty take on the classic American steakhouse. STK will keep the romance with specials including Soy Honey Glazed Ahi Tuna with quinoa, citrus, mint, and scallion lemon dressing, Roasted Halibut Filet with sweet potato puree, capers popcorn, Brussels sprouts petals, and smoked butter sauce, 10 oz. Bone-in Beef Filet Rossini with crispy toast, seared foie gras, shaved truffle and periguex sauce, Porterhouse 28oz. Surf and Turf with roasted lobster tail, confit shallots and chimichurri sauce and Chocolate Lava Marshmallow Cake with raspberry jam and white chocolate ice cream. STK’s full menu can be found here.

Scarpetta

Enjoy a romantic dinner with unmatched vibrant city views at The Cosmopolitan’s alluring and intimate Italian restaurant, Scarpetta. Dine on signature dishes, such as Creamy Polenta or the traditional fan favorite, Spaghetti, while sipping on a glass of wine or specialty cocktail. Scarpetta’s full menu can be found here.

 

Rose. Rabbit. Lie.

Fall in love all over again inside modern supper club Rose. Rabbit. Lie. Guests can pair award-winning entertainment with elevated takes on classic dishes such as the famed Caviar Tacos, a crisp potato shell and indulgent caviar filling, or the savory tableside Beef Wellington. At the end of the meal, guests can treat themselves with a signature dessert, like the Cookie Jar or the Instagram-worthy Chocolate Terrarium. Rose. Rabbit. Lie.’s full menu can be found here.

 

Zuma

The elegant and sophisticated Japanese-cuisine destination, Zuma, offers restaurant-goers an indulgent Valentine’s Day prix-fixe menu perfect for date night. The $140 omakase menu features Suzuki no Sashimi with sliced seabass sashimi, yuzu, truffle and salmon roe; Kaki no Ponzu with shingoku oyster, ponzu and kizami wasabi; Hourensou No Goma Ae with steamed baby spinach and sesame dressing; Ebi No Tempura with rock shrimp tempura and truffle mayonnaise; Zuma Special Sashimi and Truffle Sushi; Suītopoteto No Yaki with sweet potato and ginger teriyaki; Ainame no Koumi Yaki to Kousou with grilled Chilean seabass, green chili and ginger dressing; and a 12oz. Rib Eye with truffle sauce and freshly shaved black truffle. This specialty dinner is paired with a glass of complimentary champagne and will include an assorted dessert platter to finish the delectable meal. Zuma’s full menu can be found here.

 

About The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is a unique luxury resort and casino that offers a decidedly different perspective. Located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, The Cosmopolitan’s distinct vertical multi-tower design features more than 3,000 guestrooms with residential living spaces, private terraces and breathtaking views of the city skyline. Luxury amenities include a premier lineup of world-class culinary experiences; an intriguing mix of bars, nightclubs and entertainment venues; 100,000-square-foot-casino; award-winning spa, salon and fitness center; unrivaled pool district and an eclectic line-up of hand-selected boutiques. For more information visit: https://www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com/ and follow us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

Travis Scott, Kylie Jenner, Stevie Wonder at Marquee, Amy Schumer at Beauty & Essex Saturday

Saturday night was filled with celebration for Travis Scott’s exclusive residency at Marquee Nightclub inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Newly minted 21 year-old Kylie Jenner’s birthday revelry continued as she and Travis celebrated the debut of his album Astroworld at #1.  The club was decked out in Astroworld theme as Travis took to the Marquee stage and performed a medley of hits along with several new tracks.  Kylie and friends took in the show from a VIP table where she was also surprised with a cake marking her newly legal status.

 

Also spotted at Marquee was Stevie Wonder, fresh off his Las Vegas concert.

 

Following her standup performance at The Cosmopolitan, Amy Schumer dined with friends and fellow comedian George Wallace at Beauty & Essex, snapping a photo for her Instagram feed.

Photo Credit: Radis Denphutaraphrechar/Global Media Group

CIS of Nevada’s Today For Tomorrow Benefit Gala Returns to The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nov. 4

 

Eat Your Heart Out: Communities In Schools of Nevada’s Foodie Favorite Benefit Gala Today For Tomorrow Returns to
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nov. 4
Seventh Annual Gala Will Honor Governor Sandoval

(Pictured: The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’s Roster of Celebrity Chefs Pose on the 2016 Today for Tomorrow Red Carpet with Communities In Schools National Board Chair Elain Wynn)

 

Communities In Schools of Nevada (CIS of Nevada) will hold their highly anticipated, seventh annual fall benefit gala, Today For Tomorrow, on Saturday, Nov. 4, from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Belmont Ballroom inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

The annual philanthropic foodie event, this year themed “Groovy Nights,” will once again feature a mouth-watering culinary lineup from The Cosmopolitan’s roster of award-winning celebrity chefs. In addition, a disco dance floor, seventies tribute band, entertainment from the cast of BAZ: Star Crossed Love, silent and live auctions, a live gaming area and much more will entertain all in attendance. Guests are strongly encouraged to dress in their grooviest duds and disco the night away.

Thirteen restaurants from The Cosmopolitan will delight palates with tapas-style delicacies that are small in portion but big in flavor, many served by the Executive Chefs themselves. Participating restaurants include: Beauty & Essex, Blue Ribbon, China Poblano, Estiatorio Milos, Holsteins, Jaleo, Momofuku, Milk Bar, Scarpetta, Rose. Rabbit. Lie, STK, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Pastry Shop, and Zuma. In addition, the best in mixology will be featured by the creative minds of The Chandelier and CliQue Bar & Lounge.

Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval will be honored for his continuous dedication toward advocating on behalf of Nevada’s most vulnerable student populations. Also in attendance will be Governor Sandoval’s former Chief of Strategy Officer and Nevada Superintendent, and current CEO of Communities in Schools National, Dale Erquiaga. Former Nevada Senator Harry Reid and his wife Landra are co-chairs of the event.

Tickets and lounge seating are available for purchase here and on the CIS of Nevada website. Ticket and seating options include:

Single Ticket: $350

VIP Ticket: $500

Lounge Seating for Ten: $3,500

VIP Lounge Seating for Ten: $5,000

Last year’s swanky 1920s-themed soiree was attended by more than 400 guests and allowed attendees to raise $300,000 for the local affiliate of the nation’s leading dropout prevention program. Live auction highlights included an eight-person in home-cooked dinner prepared by celebrity chefs Scott Conant of Scarpetta, and Chris Santos of Beauty and Essex; a fluffy eleven-week-old Maltipoo puppy; and a seven-day trip to Australia.

To meet its mission of surrounding at-risk students with a community of support, CIS of Nevada relies on its community partners, as well as grants and donations, to fund its proven system of integrated student support. CIS of Nevada’s goal is to remove all non-academic barriers to education, giving students every opportunity to succeed in school and achieve in life.

For more information on CIS of Nevada, please visit http://cisnevada.org/.

About CIS Nevada
Communities In Schools of Nevada is the local affiliate of the nation’s largest and most effective organization dedicated to keeping kids in school and helping them succeed in life. Working with both schools and the surrounding community, Communities In Schools of Nevada does whatever it takes to help kids stay in school and succeed in life. Based directly inside schools, Communities In Schools of Nevada connects students and their families to basic and critical educational and community-based resources, tailored to each student’s specific needs.

Operating in 59 school sites in Southern Nevada, Western Nevada and Northeastern Nevada, Communities In Schools of Nevada serves over 58,000 students. Nationally, Communities In Schools provides services in more than 2,200 schools in 26 states and the District of Columbia, serving 1.3 million young people and their families every year. As the nation’s leading dropout prevention organization, Communities In Schools is the only program proven to both decrease dropout rates and increase graduation rates. For more information, please see our website http://www.cisnevada.org.

Keep up with CIS of Nevada events and news on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

About The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is a luxury resort and casino offering a decidedly different perspective from its commitment to integrating art into every experience to a world-renowned Restaurant Collection and distinct entertainment venues. Located in the heart of The Strip, its unique vertical multi-tower design offers spectacular views of the vibrant city. The 3,026-room resort features oversized residential-style living spaces with expansive, one-of-a-kind private terraces.

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Photos: Katie Holmes, Orlando Bloom, and Hailey Baldwin Attend the TAO, Beauty & Essex, Avenue, and Luchini LA Grand Opening

Katie Holmes, Cindy Crawford, Orlando Bloom, and Hailey Baldwin Attend the TAO, Beauty &
Essex, Avenue, and Luchini LA Grand Opening

 

Drawing some of Hollywood’s biggest names, TAO Group, along with real estate developers Richard Heyman and Grant King and Dream Hotels, celebrated the highly-anticipated TAO Asian Bistro, Beauty & Essex, Avenue, and Luchini Pizza + Bar Grand Opening with an exclusive invite-only block party.
Katie Holmes, Cindy Crawford, Orlando Bloom, and Hailey Baldwin were among the Hollywood elite who came out to celebrate TAO Group’s Los Angeles debut.

S
potted at Avenue, Cindy Crawford and hubby Rande Gerber enjoyed a fun night out, while DJ Khaled took the stage for a surprise DJ set. Orlando Bloom was also seen at the nightclub with a group of friends, while Draya Michele was seen dancing it up at a table with gal pals. Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross arrived together looking more in love than ever at Beauty & Essex restaurant. The inseparable couple weren’t afraid to show their affection for one another as Evan was spotted giving her a sweet kiss on the cheek. Jamie Chung was all smiles with husband Bryan Greenberg and were seen enjoying sweets at the Beauty & Essex dessert bar. Meanwhile at TAO Asian Bistro, Hailey Baldwin dazzled in a sparkly number showing off major leg. Enjoying late night slices of pizza at Luchini, were Michael Bay and Owen Wilson, who both kept a low profile throughout the evening.

Taking the stage for a surprise special performance were NAS, Busta Rhymes and Anderson Paak while Ross One, DJ Cassidy, Chantel Jeffries, Chris Masterson, and Devin Lucien manned the decks throughout the evening.
Tyga made an appearance with pal Scott Disick along with other notable guests including: G-Eazy, Zoe Saldana, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Nicole Scherzinger, and more. Guests enjoyed Poke Wonton Tacos, Petit Imperial Wagyu Sliders and Grilled Cheese, Smoked Bacon & Tomato Soup Dumplings from Chef
Chris Santos of Beauty & Essex and Chef Ralph Scamardella of TAO Asian Bistro and imbibed on Tao-Tinis and Emerald Gimlets specialty cocktails.

Avenue will officially open its doors on  Tuesday, March 21. TAO Asian Bistro, Beauty & Essex restaurant and Luchini Pizzeria & Bar will open to the public in early April.

Dream Hollywood will open separately and later this Spring with a new dining and nightlife concept from TAO Group called The Highlight Room, a rooftop lounge, pool and grill atop of the hotel. TAO Group
will exclusively manage all of Dream Hollywood’s food and beverage operations, marking their first West Coast venture.

PHOTO CREDIT:  Michael Kovac/Getty Images

Full list of attendees include: Adelaide Kane, Al Harrington, Alesso, Anderson.Paak, Angela Lindvall,
Annalynne Mccord, Anthony Anderson, Ashlee Simpson, Ashley Benson, Aureta Thomollari, Avan Jogia,
Baron Davis, Bethany Marie, Bryan Greenberg, Brandon Boyd, Kaskade, Cassie, Catt Sadler, Charlotte McKinney, Cheryl Burke, Chloe Bartoli, Christina Milian, Cindy Crawford, Conor Dwyer, Coolio, Craig Robinson, Dani Song, Dania Ramirez, Danny A, David Foster, David Guetta, Derek Hough, DJ Khaled,
Draya Michele, Eiza González, EJ Johnson, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Evan Ross, Everett Williams, ‎G-Eazy, Gregg Sulkin, Hailey Baldwin, Holly Madison, Izabella Miko, Jacey Duprie, Jadene, Jamie Chung, Jason Paakkonen, JC Chavez, Jessica Szohr, Jordan Clarkson, Justine Skye, Kaia Gerber, Katie Holmes, Lady Victoria Hervey, Larry English, Lisa Dengler, Logan Paul, Madelaine Petsch, Matthew Modine, Michael Bay, Michael Chiklis, Michael Imperioli, Morris Chestnut, Mr Brainwash, NAS, Nev Schulman,Nick Young, Nicole Scherzinger, Nikia Provenzano, Novak Djokovic, Odell Beckham Jr., Orlando Bloom, Owen Wilson, Pam Hetlinger, Paris Hilton, Quincy Brown, Randy Gerber, Randy Jackson, Redfoo, Retna the artist, Rocky Barnes, Russell Simmons, Ryan Phillips, Saul Rasco, Scott Disick, Scott Lipps, Sebastian Maniscalco, Serayah, Shanina Shaik, Shaun Ross, Shay Mitchell, Stassi Schroeder, Stephen Hill, Taco,  Tania Sarin, Tara Reid, Tim Bryan, Tyga, Victoria Justice, Von Miller, Wilmer Valderrama, Zoe Saldana, Chef Chris Santos + Ralph Scamardella, Ben Watts and Busta Rhymes.