Whoa! Joey Lawrence To Host 90’s-Themed NYE Bash at the Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas

JOEY LAWRENCE RETURNS TO VEGAS TO HOST
“90’S GRAND HOUSE PARTY” AT THE DOWNTOWN GRAND HOTEL & CASINO
ON NEW YEAR’S EVE 2019
90’s Icon, Dancing With The Stars Finalist, and Former Chippendale MC To Host FREE 90’s-Themed House Party Complete with Fan Photo Opps, Meet-and-Greets, and More!

 Whoa! New Year’s Eve in Las Vegas just got hella sick. Celebrating the New Year by throwing it back to the past, The Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino has announced the “Whoa! 90’s Grand House Party Hosted by Joey Lawrence” to ring in 2019. DTLV’s premier FREE New Year’s Eve celebration will mark Lawrence’s first official return to Las Vegas since his Chippendale’s engagement in 2012.

Launched by his first appearance in a Cracker Jack commercial in the early 80’s, Joey has enjoyed a long acting and music career spanning over three decades. Anchored by his heartthrob character “Joey Russo” in the smash 90’s sitcom “Blossom,” Lawrence’s 30+-year run has seen many successful roles and achievements. His contagious charm, popular catch phrase, and rugged looks spawned a generation of first crushes and jealous boyfriends throughout the decade.

It’s with a nod to this iconic persona that the Downtown Grand is excited to welcome the New Year with a 90’s-themed Grand House Party hosted by Joey Lawrence.

Watch As Joey Announces His 90’s NYE Plans!

For ultimate instagrammable moments, guests are encouraged to rock their favorite 90’s gear and memorize their favorite 90’s choreography. With a bomb soundtrack from Las Vegas’ own DJ Crykit the 90’s Grand House Party will also feature an assortment of mad 90’s props including throwback cocktails, fly dancers, and totally bangin’ decor.

The Downtown Grand is a perfect match for Lawrence’s return to Las Vegas. Located in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas, the 629-room Downtown Grand Hotel and Casino is in the midst of celebrating its five-year anniversary as the “Grand Entrance to the Downtown Party.” With a boutique style, chic rooms, and the perfect location, the resort property has built a reputation for creating memorable events, free concerts, and the best FREE New Year’s Eve party in Las Vegas.

About Event:
Free for everyone 21 and over. Pre-game 90’s dance party starts at 5pm in the Art Bar with NYE festivities kicking off on the Grand Casino floor at 8pm.

For room packages and more information on the “Whoa! 90’s Grand House Party Hosted By Joey Lawrence” visit www.downtowngrand.com/nye

About Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino:
Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino is a unique hospitality and entertainment destination right in the heart of revitalized downtown Las Vegas. Located on 3rd Street between Ogden and Stewart, Downtown Grand encompasses an entire urban block of hotel, casino and dining amenities. The property features two 18-story and 25-story towers adjoined by a walking bridge elevated over 3rd Street, with 629 guest rooms and suites offering luxury accommodations that set a new standard for sophistication and style in downtown Las Vegas. Downtown Grand’s casino offerings include 25,000 square feet of gaming space with nearly 500 of the hottest slot machines, table games and a fully featured sports book powered by William Hill. Restaurants, bars and entertainment options include Freedom Beat, Furnace Bar, Art Bar, Sidebar and the award-winning Las Vegas steakhouse Triple George Grill. Partnering venues include the famous Hogs & Heifers saloon and Pizza Rock, renowned as one of the best pizza restaurants in the city. Downtown Grand features Citrus Grand Pool Deck, a rooftop pool experience with more than 35,000 square feet of entertainment and special event space, an infinity pool, restaurant and bar, semi-private cabanas, a fire pit and a grass seating area.

For more information, call (702) 719-5100 or go to DowntownGrand.com.

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Fall Out Boy – Aug. 15

 

Rose. Rabbit. Lie.
A rebirth of the social club, Rose. Rabbit. Lie. is a modern twist on clubs of the night—a truly communal venue, where the experience lies not only with the power of production, but within the excitement of improvisation. The result is an entirely new genre that blurs the lines between restaurant, bar, club and live entertainment to create a grand social experiment; one that uniquely arrives in spontaneous moments throughout the evening. This new venue delivers an unexpected mash-up featuring world-class partner Coastal Luxury Management, curating food and beverage, and entertainment partner Spiegelworld, creators of Vegas Nocturne. Here, precedents are cast aside as clever theatrics meet world music collaborations, exclusive vintages make their debut and a global repertoire of small and large plates invite a social feast. An ever evolving experience, Rose. Rabbit. Lie. adheres to no standard model, follows no written rules. Come when you want. Leave when you wish. Let the night take the lead. Rose. Rabbit. Lie. is open for cocktails and dinner service at 6 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Guests must be 21 years of age or older.

Vegas Nocturne
Vegas Nocturne, the anchor live entertainment at Rose. Rabbit. Lie., brings together an ensemble cast of the best talent the world has to offer. Elusive, intriguing and unexpected, the show experiences unfold over the course of the evening. Vegas Nocturne does not live on a stage or with the rise and fall of a curtain. Rather, it is woven through the guest’s entire experience, a unique balance of choreographed and unscripted dramatics deeply ingrained with live, unconventional music that leads watchers on a new journey through each scene. Concepted and created by Spiegelworld, Vegas Nocturne arrives nightly in three distinct cantos: 8 p.m., 10 p.m. and Late Night (midnight)  – each unique high points in a story whose plot coyly evolves, twisting and turning with the passing hour. Guests can purchase tickets in advance for the 8 p.m., 10 p.m. and Late Night (midnight) cantos; however, there will be moments of alluring spectacle taking place throughout the venue all night.


Thursday – Sunday
8 p.m., 10 p.m., Late Night (midnight)
Reserved seating tickets $125 for 8 and 10 p.m., $30 for Late Night (midnight)

 

The Chelsea
Inspired by some of the world’s most iconic venues, The Chelsea is a 40,000 square-foot transformable space featuring remnant brick tiling, an eclectic collection of stage production props, a vintage lobby bar, private VIP opera boxes and a memorable grand staircase complete with a dramatic chandelier. Below is a listing of all upcoming shows performing on the Mophie Stage inside The Chelsea:

 

Cage The Elephant and Grouplove
When Cage the Elephant released their self-titled debut in 2009, they were heralded as saviors of slacker funk-punk thanks to their hit “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked.” Since then the band’s revved-up roar has not slowed down, releasing follow up albums Thank You Happy Birthday in 2011 and Melophobia in 2013.

Los Angeles-based Grouplove gained a significant fan base following the release of its EP in 2010, touring alongside Florence + the Machine.  The band’s full-length debut album, Never Trust a Happy Song, appeared in September 2011 followed by their second and most recent effort, Spreading Rumours, in 2013.

Thursday, Jan. 9
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $30 GA; $38 Reserved

Daughtry
Since its self-titled debut released in November 2006, multi-platinum recording artist Daughtry has scored four No. 1 hits, garnered four Grammy nominations, won four American Music Awards, sold more than 7.5 million albums and sold out concert venues around the world. Daughtry was the fastest-selling rock debut in Soundscan history, and its follow up Leave This Town marked the rock band’s second consecutive No. 1 album. Fronted by Chris Daughtry, a finalist on the fifth season of “American Idol,” the band released its newest album on Nov. 19, 2013. The hit single from the album “Waiting For Superman,” raced up the chart after its release. In addition to recording and touring the globe, Daughtry is also dedicated to using its position to raise awareness about a number of charitable causes including an ambassadorship with DC Comics’ We Can Be Heroes campaign.

Opening for Daughtry is Beware of Darkness.

Friday, Feb. 14
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $35 GA; $45 Reserved

Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars is a critically-acclaimed singer, songwriter, producer and musician. The 14-time Grammy Award nominee and Grammy winner has sold over 115 million singles worldwide. His current album Unorthodox Jukebox and his debut album Doo-Wops & Hooligans have a combined certification total of 60x platinum worldwide. According to Billboard, Mars scored his first five “Hot 100” No. 1s faster than any male since Elvis Presley.

Saturday, Feb. 15; Sunday, Feb. 16; Friday, May 23; Saturday, May 24; Friday, Aug. 22; Saturday, Aug. 23
Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $95 Gallery, $125 Main & GA

 

Fitz & The Tantrums and Capital Cities
Brimming with imagination, energy and genre-smashing scope, Fitz & The Tantrums defied the odds to become a chart-topping, show-stopping modern pop combo unlike any other. Now, with their spectacular Elektra Records debut, More Than Just A Dream, the Los Angeles-based sextet have ramped up the timeless and soulful force that made them a worldwide sensation. Songs like the impossibly catchy first single “Out Of My League” are positively brazen with verve and vivacity, demonstrating all the drama and passion of the band’s famed live shows.

The front men behind the breakout alternative-dance group Capital Cities, Ryan Merchant and Sebu Simonian, are a success story spawned by loyal fans that continues to blossom. The Los Angeles-based act took both the blogosphere and the shores of California by storm with their self-titled debut EP. Earlier this year, the duo released its first full album, In a Tidal Wave of Mystery, featuring hits such as “Safe and Sound,” “I Sold My Bed, But Not My Stereo,” “Kangaroo Court” and “Love Away.” Their electronic-infused pop rock represents all that is right in modern music making.

Tuesday, Feb. 18
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $30 GA

 

Empire of the Sun
Hailing from Australia, Empire of the Sun features Luke Steele, one of the country’s leading musicians and producers. Known for taking its fans on a post-apocalyptic psychedelic adventure, Empire of the Sun released its current album Ice On The Dune in June, which includes popular songs “Alive,” “Concert Pitch,” “DNA” and more. The first album, Walking On A Dream, sold more than one-million copies worldwide, won eight Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) Music Awards and was nominated for two BRIT awards.

Wednesday, April 9
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $35 GA; $45 Reserved

Eric Church
Since the release of his first album, Sinners Like Me (2006), Eric Church has led his fans through retrospective songwriting, invigorating live shows and a hard-boiled attitude. His recent No. 1 singles “Drink In My Hand” and “Springsteen” have accomplished Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) Gold and Platinum certification, respectively, and his first headlining arena tour, aptly titled “Eric Church: The Blood, Sweat & Beers Tour,” experienced record-breaking sales and prompted rave critical reviews. Rolling Stone, SPIN, iTunes and the Los Angeles Times joined the crusade in granting Church coveted end-of-the-year ‘top album’ accolades, and the release of CHIEF earned an RIAA Gold Certification in only six weeks. Furthermore, CHIEF received a Grammy nomination for “Best Country Album” and an Academy of Country Music nomination for “Album of the Year.” Cultivating a devoted fan base without sacrificing musical integrity and self-expression, Church has built up his following slowly, and his hard work has paid off.

Saturday, April 26
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $75 GA and Reserved

Childish Gambino
Childish Gambino released his new album because the internet, a follow up to his Glassnote Records debut album CAMP, on Dec. 10, 2013. Donald Glover, known by his stage name Childish Gambino, emerged as one of the most exciting young talents in music. Landing at No. 11 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart and No. 2 on the Billboard Hip-Hop charts, CAMP has received critical acclaim from publications such as The Source, XXL, Entertainment Weekly, Rolling Stone, National Public Radio and more. His unique blend of hip-hop genres and lyrical genius has turned him into to a mega sensation. Childish Gambino has had success with his reoccurring role on NBC’s Community and as a television writer for 30 Rock.

 

Friday, May 2
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $30 GA

 

BOND
More than a lounge but not quite a club, more than a gaming pit but not quite a casino, BOND pulls together just the right elements of each. The result: a magnetic cocktail house where exotic things happen around all who walk inside. The epicenter of wildly poetic spectacle, carefully constructed yet seemingly spontaneous scenes fall into place with fascinating grace. A mash-up of LED art, live performance and upbeat house music, BOND toys with expectations drawing in passersby and compelling those within to stay. Seeming opposites commingle to infectious affect creating a scene no one can properly describe but everyone rushes to see.

DJ Roger Gangi
Originally from New Jersey, Roger Gangi exploded on the Las Vegas scene in January 2006. Since then, hard work and dedication have given Roger the opportunity to work at multiple properties along The Strip. Roger Gangi’s street cred runs deep as he has opened for big name DJs like David Guetta, DJ Skribble, Chris Cox and shared the stage with Estelle and Lil Jon. Expect the unexpected when you watch Roger Gangi perform live.

Thursday, Jan. 9, 16, 23 & 30 from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.

DJ Miss Joy
A nationally known DJ, Miss Joy debuted in 2002 in MTV’s “The Real World: Las Vegas.” She soon gained national exposure when she performed in a Pepsi Commercial with the world-renowned hip-hop group, The Black Eyed Peas. There was no doubt about her talents as a DJ and her ability to hold her own in the competitive club scene of Las Vegas after she easily took first place in an all-female DJ competition and first place in the largest DJ competition that Sin City has yet to offer.

Friday, Jan.10, 17, 24 & 31 from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.

DJ Atom E
DJ Atom E carries a myriad of accomplishments under his belt.  From rocking huge crowds while blending various genres of music to distributing more than 1,000 original edits through the best DJ record pools, DJ Atom E is a master in producing stomping house beats.  His one-of-a-kind eclectic mixes are laced with his signature style and offer a fresh take on the electronic dance music scene.

Saturday, Jan. 11, 18 & 25 from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.

DJ Crykit
As dynamic on the dance floor as she is behind the decks, Crykit is one of the most unique and refreshing entities the entertainment industry has to offer. With her intoxicating spunk, unmistakable fiery red hair and flossy sense of fashion, Crykit electrifies any crowd, leaving a lasting impression. Her passion for music and the arts drove Crykit to move from a small farm in Kenosha, Wis. to the big city of San Francisco. She quickly established a name for herself as a DJ in the thriving EDM scene as well as a dancer within the prominent B-Boy and B-Girl scene.  After a decade in San Francisco, Crykit moved to Los Angeles where her career continued to flourish. Now residing in Las Vegas, Crykit has studied and is versed in a variety of genres from funk, disco, house, hip-hop, EDM, rock, indie and Top 40.

Sunday, Jan. 12, 19 & 26 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

DJ Reaction
DJ Reaction is an a top tier Las Vegas DJ that always delivers an extraordinary performance. With more than 12 years of DJ experience, Reaction is known for his unique style, seamless blending and expert programming, which creates an unforgettable experience for anyone who listens to him play. The party powerhouse has worked several big shows sharing the stage with hip-hop legends such as as Rob Base, Digital Underground, Fat Joe and countless others. DJ Reaction is also recognized and well respected for his production talents.

Monday, Jan. 13, 20 & 27 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

DJ M!keAttack
The fro. The smile. The larger than life presence with a personality to match and the jam-packed dance floor are signs of being under the influence of DJ M!keAttack. This technical DJ has the ability to manipulate music and boost any crowd’s energy from blah to bonkers. Known to “attack the crowd” with his undeniable demeanor and engaging and entertaining MC skills, he performs live remixing that keeps crowds pumped, pounding and pulsing. Through his high attention to detail and keen knowledge of lighting and sound, he strives and succeeds to create an incomparable uniqueness to all of his events.

Tuesday, Jan. 14, 21 & 28 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Nick Ayler
Nick Ayler is a model, actor and DJ born and raised in Buffalo, N.Y. He began his DJ career at the age of 15 spinning at nightclubs and lounges in upstate New York. This led him to create a mobile DJ business, traveling up and down the East Coast performing at various venues and events. After a few years, Ayler needed a change in pace and moved to Myrtle Beach, S.C. He started acting and modeling while still DJing several nights a week. He currently splits his time between Los Angeles and Las Vegas and continues to pursue acting, modeling and music.

Wednesday, Jan. 15, 22 & 29 from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Boulevard Pool
Boulevard Pool is a multilevel pool experience by day and an intimate outdoor concert venue with unobstructed sightlines of both the stage and The Strip by night.

10th Annual Green 17 Tour with Flogging Molly and special guest Ozomalti
Founded in Los Angeles in 1997, Flogging Molly has always defied categorization. The infectious originality of their songs is a badge of honor and key to the band’s creativity. Swagger, the band’s first album, transcended everyone’s expectations in 2000. Drunken Lullabies was released in 2002 and certified Gold. In 2004, the band released Within a Mile of Home, and in 2008, Flogging Molly put out Float, a deeply stirring and personal album recorded in Ireland. Through all of this, Flogging Molly—first, last, and always a live band—was touring, playing raucous and adrenaline-fueled shows in bars, pubs, and nearly every major rock festival in North America, Europe and Japan.  Their latest record, Speed of Darkness, was released in 2011.

Saturday, March 15
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $36

Young The Giant
For their highly anticipated second album Mind Over Matter, due out Jan. 21, 2014, Young The Giant enlisted Grammy-nominated producer Justin Meldal-Johnsen. Featuring the electrifying lead single “It’s About Time,” the collection of songs finds the young band challenging themselves both lyrically and musically.  This sophomore release follows the band’s eponymous debut which featured singles such as “Apartment” and the RIAA gold certified hits, “My Body” and “Cough Syrup.”

Friday, April 11
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $25

HAIM with special guest MS MR
HAIM consists of “three sisters, and a mister” that has been shaking things up for the past four years. It is truly a family affair for the band which prides themselves on being able to switch from instrument to instrument with complete confidence and ease, and all while singing in three part harmony.  Over the past few years, the band has opened up for Julian Casablancas, Cold War Kids, Ke$ha, Group Love, No Age, The Bird and the Bee, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Chief and The Henry Clay People. In February 2012, HAIM released a three song EP titled Forever, which is also the title track on the record.

Thursday, April 17
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $20

Fall Out Boy with New Politics
Fall Out Boy emerged in the mid-2000s as the biggest band in pop punk, when the Chicago-based group attracted tons of teenagers with their melody-drenched tunes that mixed snarky humor with deep-feeling choruses. Following a self-released demo in 2001, Fall Out Boy’s popularity expanded with their break-out album, From Under the Cork Tree. The band split briefly in the late-2000s but reunited in February 2013 to release Save Rock & Roll and perform on an accompanying tour. The band has toured extensively, supporting their albums with international tours, arena shows, Total Request Live visits, late-night television gigs and award show performances.

Friday, Aug. 15
9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.
Tickets: $50

Fall Out Boy

 

The Chandelier
A living breathing three level architectural wonder created by 2,000,000 luminous beaded curtains of light, this multi-story visual spectacle houses three unique bar experiences: high-energy hot spot, sophisticated cocktail retreat and inviting lounge.

Slim Jenkins
San Francisco’s Slim Jenkins is a celebration of great American roots music. A throwback act playing an old school mix of hot jazz and blues, Slim Jenkins evokes a world of seduction, mystery, love and betrayal. From sultry and smooth to jumping and hot, their music keeps the dance floor energized and alive. Slim Jenkins never loses sight of the balance between tradition and innovation that defines classic American music. Its repertoire is an evocation of our musical history, while at the same time an expression of the edge and attitude of music today.

Thursday, Jan. 16; Sunday, Jan. 19 from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Friday, Jan. 17; Saturday, Jan. 18 from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Jennifer Keith Quintet
Vocalist Jennifer Keith is an American classic and a descendent of a line of entertainers. Many have described her as “the Doris Day of today” and “a pinup doll with a voice reminiscent of Peggy Lee meets Patsy Cline.”  Keith began her professional career appearing weekly at the beautiful Madison supper club in Long Beach, CA, where she learned the classic vocal stylings of the jazz and pop singers of the 40’s and 50’s. She was heavily influenced by leading vocalists of the greatest era of music including Peggy Lee, Ella Fitzgerald, Keely Smith, Julie London and June Christy. In 2010, the Jennifer Keith Quintet began an engagement every Friday and Saturday night in the Observation Bar aboard the prestigious Queen Mary in Long Beach. This in turn helped “polish” her group and has given her the reputation as the “premiere classic American quintet in Los Angeles.”

Thursday, Jan. 23 from 8 to 10:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 24; Saturday, Jan. 25 from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Sunday, Jan. 26 from 9 to 11:30 p.m.

 

ABOUT THE COSMPOLITAN OF LAS VEGAS:
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is the city’s newest luxury resort offering a decidedly different perspective. Located at the heart of The Strip, the resort’s uniquely vertical multi-tower design offers spectacular views of the vibrant city. The new 2,995-room resort features oversized residential-style living spaces with expansive, one-of-a-kind private terraces. The Cosmopolitan’s luxurious resort amenities include a 100,000 square foot casino; Sahra Spa & Hammam and Violet Hour Hair Nails Beauty; three unique pool experiences; Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub, a multi-level integrated indoor/outdoor nightclub and 150,000 square feet of state-of-the-art convention and meeting space. An eclectic line-up of new-to-market retailers include:  AllSaints Spitalfields, CRSVR Sneaker Boutique, DNA2050, EATDRINK, Jason of Beverly Hills, Kidrobot, Molly Brown’s Swimwear, Retrospecs & Co, Skins 62 Cosmetics, Stitched and Utique. Signature restaurants include: Blue Ribbon Sushi Bar & Grill by restaurateurs Bruce and Eric Bromberg; Comme Ça by Los Angeles Chef David Myers; Estiatorio Milos, by international restaurateur Costas Spiliadis; Holsteins from Block 16 Hospitality; Jaleo and China Poblano restaurants by acclaimed Chef José Andrés; Scarpetta and D.O.C.G. by award-winning Chef Scott Conant; and popular steakhouse STK from The ONE Group; bustling culinary food hall The Wicked Spoon; and The Henry, an all-day dining concept.

 

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