Life is Beautiful Festival Presents Hip-Hop Music Showcase as Part of Vegas StrEATS for July 2013

Vegas StrEATS

Life is Beautiful Festival
Presents Hip-Hop Music Showcase as Part of Vegas StrEATS for July 2013

  

WHAT: Life is Beautiful Festival presents a very special hip-hop showcase for the monthly Downtown Las Vegas food and cultural event, Vegas StrEATS. Geared towards providing a platform for the best musicians in the Las Vegas Valley, each month, the L.I.B. festival hosts free local concerts at varying Downtown Las Vegas venues with the intent of showcasing and selecting a few homegrown acts to play at the highly-anticipated festival this fall. Attendees of the July StrEATS Showcase will experience bass and beats as they enjoy a special hip-hop evening.

WHO: The July Vegas StrEATS Showcase will feature the sounds of:

Rhyme and Rhythm– @RNR702
The Greater Good– @MarionWrite
Sean Rose
Ekoh– @ekohhiphop
Trade Voorhees– @tradevoorhees
Hassan
SK4MC– @Sk4mc
Thelonius Gawd– @TheloniusGawd
HighDro– @highdrolv
James Shahan– @James_Shahan
DJ Green– @offdjgreen
DJ ZO- @DJZOlovesbacon

WHEN: Saturday, July 13, 2013
Doors at 6 p.m.
Performances from 8 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Open to the public (all ages)

WHERE: Vegas StrEATS is located in the Jackie Gaughan Plaza at the El Cortez Hotel & Casino
600 E Fremont St
Las Vegas, NV 89101

L.I.B. is being developed by Aurelian Marketing Group in partnership with Another Planet Entertainment, MAKTUB Marketing and Downtown Project. Additional Festival information including tickets, music and chef line-ups will be released at a later date. Visit www.lifeisbeautifulfestival.com and sign up to receive information updates via email. Connect with the Life is Beautiful team socially at Facebook.com/LIBFestival and Twitter.com/LifeIsBeautiful.

 

Vegas StrEATs Pulls Into Downtown Las Vegas for the Monthly Food, Arts & Entertainment Celebration

Vegas StrEATs Pulls Into Downtown Las Vegas for the

Monthly Food, Arts & Entertainment Celebration

December event features truck decorating contest and toy drive!

 

WHO:
Vegas StrEATs is brought to the Las Vegas community by Slidin’ Thru in partnership with the El Cortez Hotel & Casino and Insert Coin(s). Food vendors including Slidin’ Thru, Fuku Burger, Pop’s Truck, Yellow Lunch Box, Carefree, BBQ Boy, Sin City Wings, Grouchy Johns and Papi Churro will be on hand, along with local artists and retailers.

Live entertainment throughout the night by Air Stegosaurus, Steve Peek, 51Fifty, Saku, DJ Zo, Kid Conrad, Chuck B and Jeremy Espinosa. Artists and streetwear booths include Haute Chix, Empire Gallery, Civilian and others.

WHAT:
Vegas StrEATs began in March 2011 and has become a local hot spot with a number of different food trucks, art vendors, live music, DJs, drinks and fun. The goal of this event is to provide a platform and opportunity for local businesses to shine.

WHEN:
Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011
Vegas StrEATs runs from 6 p.m. until 1 a.m.

This month Vegas StrEATs includes a toy drive where attendees can bring a new, unwrapped gift to be donated to those less fortunate. Bring the toy to the Slidin’ Thru truck and receive a FREE mini burg.

All the trucks and vendors have also been invited to join in the holiday spirit with a Truck Decorating Contest with the winner taking home a cash prize and bragging rights!

WHERE:
In the Fremont Street East District
El Cortez Lot located directly across from El Cortez Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV, 89101
(North of 6th and Fremont)

COST:
Vegas StrEATs is FREE to attend and the food and activities are specially priced. Vegas StEATs is open to all ages, however those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

About Slidin’ Thru – (To be read in an awesomely dramatic movie narrator voice)
Slidin’ Thru was created by one man with an idea, a dream and an appetite for something different in the Las Vegas community – The Future of Fast Food™. Slidin’ Thru was officially founded on March 13, 2010 by Ricardo Guerrero (Ric) to show hungry citizens of Las Vegas that mini burgs can have a fun and powerful taste. After attending culinary school, Guerrero quickly realized he would rather find a way to not only cook, but watch as people savored the food he was preparing and thus the Slidin’ Thru slider truck was born. As the brand expanded, Slidin’ Thru began releasing swag that fans can’t get enough of, including limited edition shirt designs and more. This November, Slidin’ Thru opens its first official “Drive Thru” restaurant location on Durango and Centennial Parkway with a second restaurant set to open in early 2012.  The Slidin’ Thru team also runs the popular Vegas StrEATs event in Downtown Las Vegas, as well as Movies in the Park. For more information, visit www.slidinthru.com.

 

About Vegas StrEATs
Vegas StrEATs is brought to the Las Vegas community by Slidin’ Thru in partnership with the El Cortez Hotel & Casino and Insert Coin(s). Every second Saturday of each month, Slidin’ Thru fans can hit the Fremont Street East district of Downtown Las Vegas and enjoy a great night out. The event began in March 2011 and has become a local hot spot with a number of different food trucks, art vendors, live music, DJs, drinks and fun. The goal of this event is to provide a platform and opportunity for local businesses to shine. The event is free to attend and the food and activities are specially priced. For more information about Vegas StrEATs, visit www.vegasstreats.com.