Matt Goss celebrates 10 years as a Las Vegas headliner and receives two Humanitarian Awards

Last night, hit entertainer and beloved showman Matt Goss celebrated his 10-year anniversary as a Las Vegas Strip headliner with a special performance playing to a full house at 1OAK Nightclub inside The Mirage. The admired British crooner began his Las Vegas residency career in 2009 and now headlines an extended engagement at The Mirage.

 

Known for his intoxicating vocal performances, big band instrumentals and old school glamour, guests can expect something different every show. Goss brings his celebrated act – including a multi-piece band, sultry backup singers and Dirty Virgin showgirls – to a scintillating live-music experience scheduled each Sunday.

 

Here is a link to Matt receiving not one but two different Humanitarian Awards – one from the United Nations and a Humanitarian Medal from the Royal Society of St. George. The Royal Society is England’s premiere patriotic organization. The medal is made by the Queen’s medal maker and you can read more about the Queen’s charity here: https://rssg.org.uk/

 

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Matt Goss Announces Additional 2019 Summer Performance Dates at The Mirage

 

Matt Goss Announces Additional 2019 Summer Performance Dates at The Mirage 

Tickets on Sale Friday, June 21 at 10 a.m. PST

Hit entertainer and beloved showman Matt Goss will return to the Las Vegas Strip, after his successful U.K. tour headlining an extended engagement at The Mirage and celebrating his 10-year anniversary as a Las Vegas headliner. Goss brings his celebrated act – including multi-piece band, sultry backup singers and dirty virgin showgirls – to a scintillating live-music experience scheduled each Sunday from August 4 through September 1.

Location:  1 OAK Nightclub
Dates:  August 4; 11; 18; 25
September 1
Time:  8 p.m.
Prices:  Tickets start at $25 (not including applicable service fees)
Buy:  Tickets will be available at mirage.com, ticketmaster.com or at any MGM Resorts International box office beginning Friday, June 21 at 10 a.m. PST.

Nov. 6: Penn & Teller, Matt Goss & More to Perform at Ethel M’s 25th Annual Holiday Lighting

 

NOVEMBER 6: ETHEL M® CHOCOLATES TRANSFORMS THE CACTUS GARDEN INTO A WINTER WONDERLAND WITH THE 25th ANNUAL HOLIDAY CACTUS LIGHTING

WHAT: Kick off the holiday season at Ethel M Chocolates’ 25th annual Holiday Cactus Lighting event. This year’s ceremonial lighting will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 5:00 pm – entry with charity donation and open to the public.

Mercedes Martinez from MIX 94.1 FM will host the evening’s festivities and 98.5 KLUC’s Chet Buchanan to present charities, which will include seasonal performances from Las Vegas Philharmonic, George Wallace, Sound Collage, talented singer-songwriter Matt Goss, world-renowned magic and comedy duo Penn & Teller and more surprises.

Visitors can wander through the three-acre cactus garden and admire over a million holiday lights. Guests will also be able to take photos with Santa Claus, receive assorted seasonal samples, enter for raffles, step inside a giant snow globe for the perfect holiday photo, and much more.

This event is open to the public and tickets are available with any donation to the select organizations. Those who are interested in attending the event can receive a four-pack of tickets in exchange for a new unwrapped toy donation to assist HELP of Southern Nevada or a non-perishable food item(s) for Three Square Food Bank. Guests can also choose to make a one-time monetary donation to either one of the organizations, in addition to world-wide non-profit, CARE.

Toy or food donations must be dropped off at the Ethel M Chocolates Factory Store in Henderson. Those who make a monetary donation will need to show their donation receipt to pick up their tickets. Tickets are available at the factory store beginning now through the night of the event.

To make an online monetary donation or to learn more about the event, please visit
ethelm.com/holidaylights.

WHEN:
Ceremonial Lighting Event

Tuesday, Nov. 6
Special show from 5 – 7 p.m.
Holiday Lights and factory store will be open until 10 p.m.

Holiday Cactus Lights
Tuesday, Nov. 6 – Sunday, Jan. 6
5 – 10 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day – Dec. 25
Open until 8 p.m. on Christmas Eve – Dec. 24 and New Year’s Eve – Dec. 31

Ethel M Chocolate Tasting Experiences
Tuesday, Nov. 6 – Sunday Jan. 6
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

For a limited time, enjoy Ethel M Chocolates Tasting Experiences featuring the seasonal White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice, lasting between 30 and 45 minutes at the Factory Store. Each immersive experience includes a bit of education on how chocolate is sourced, refined and produced, as well as the subtleties of chocolate tasting and flavor identification. Tastings are available with or without wine pairings.

Prices range from $6 – $25 per person
Occurs daily between 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
For times and to make a reservation, visit ethelm.com

WHERE:
Ethel M Chocolates Factory Store & Cactus Garden
2 Cactus Garden Drive
Henderson, NV 89014

“Holiday at The Park” Rings in the Season with Festive Community Tree-Lighting Event November 30

Holiday at The Park” Rings in the Season With
Festive Community Tree-Lighting Event

Thursday, November 30

WHAT: Celebrate the season in style with the opening of “Holiday at The Park.” Featuring performances by The Mirage’s newest headliner Matt Goss and the Las Vegas Academy Choir, the festivities will culminate with a countdown to the illumination of a magnificent 80-foot Silver Fir tree, emceed by in-Arena host for the Vegas Golden Knights, Mark Shunock.

On this special opening evening, the Las Vegas community is invited to enjoy all of the activities throughout “Holiday at The Park,” including ice skating, a meet-and-greet with Santa, shopping in a quaint holiday marketplace and hot chocolate and tasty treats throughout. Guests are invited to enjoy complimentary ice skating from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m., and the first 500 children to arrive will receive a Santa hat to get the season of giving off to a good start.

Complimentary parking will be available from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the New York-New York and Monte Carlo self-park garages for guests attending the event.

WHEN:       Thursday, Nov. 30
Tree Lighting Ceremony: 5:30 p.m.

WHERE:     Toshiba Plaza
3780 South Las Vegas Blvd.
WEBSITE:    TheParkVegas.com

FOLLOW:     @theparkvegas

#DeckThePark

#ThePark

 

Matt Goss Returns to Las Vegas With New Multi-Year Residency at The Mirage Hotel & Casino

 

Matt Goss Returns to Las Vegas With New Multi-Year Residency at The Mirage Hotel & Casino 

Tickets On Sale Friday, Oct. 27 at Noon PT

Hit entertainer and beloved showman Matt Goss will return to the Las Vegas Strip, headlining an extended engagement at The Mirage. “Matt Goss at The Mirage” is scheduled to debut inside 1 OAK Nightclub Saturday, Dec. 2 and will be the first of its kind in the venue.

Known for his impassioned performances that combine intoxicating vocal sets, big band instrumentals and old-school glamour, British-born singing sensation Goss’ sleek style and unparalleled ability to engage audiences embody the magic of Las Vegas’ classic lounge crooners. A favorite among visitors and locals, Goss’ talents have drawn comparison to the Rat Pack, and numerous accolades proclaim him “The New King of Vegas.”

Goss will bring his celebrated act – including multi-piece band, sultry backup singers and Dirty Virgins dance troupe – to a scintillating new live-music experience at The Mirage.

“Since I was 17, I’ve been singing professionally and entertaining audiences all over the world. And after all my incredible career highs, I can honestly say I have never felt more proud and excited to start my show, ‘Matt Goss at The Mirage.’”

Franz Kallao, general manager of The Mirage, said, “From his pure vocal talent to magnetic stage presence, Matt Goss is one of a kind. We couldn’t be more excited to announce our partnership. His new residency will add something truly special to the guest experience at The Mirage and fans will love experiencing his show in this intimate venue.”

Tickets starting at $49.99, plus service charges, go on sale Friday, Oct. 27 at noon. PT. Tickets can be purchased at The Mirage Box Offices, online at mirage.comor ticketmaster.com, or by calling (800) 963-9634 or (702) 792-7777.

Scheduled 2017 performances include:
• Saturday, Dec. 2 at 8 p.m.
• Sunday, Dec. 3 at 8 p.m.
• Tuesday, Dec. 5 at 9 p.m.
• Thursday, Dec. 7 at 9 p.m.
• Friday, Dec. 8 at 8 p.m.
• Saturday, Dec. 9 at 8 p.m.
• Thursday, Dec. 28 at 9 p.m.
• Friday, Dec. 29 at 8 p.m.
• Saturday, Dec. 30 at 8 p.m.

Additional 2018 dates include:
January 12 – 14; 16; 19 – 21; 23; 26 – 28; 30
February 2 – 3

Goss returns to Las Vegas after a recent engagement at the legendary O2 Arena in London, which sold out in a record-breaking seven seconds.

The singer-songwriter got his start in entertainment in 1988 as lead singer of the band BROS alongside his twin brother. He quickly became the youngest artist to sell out the world-famous Wembley Stadium, played a record 19 consecutive nights at Wembley Arena and performed twice for Her Majesty the Queen. His debut album went platinum seven times, earned 13 Top Five hits and remained on the UK chart for an astonishing 84 weeks. Goss has sold more than 17 million records worldwide and achieved No. 1 records in over 22 countries. He has taken the stage at world-class venues such as Carnegie Hall, Madison Square Garden, The Royal Albert Hall and The London Palladium.

Over the past several years, Goss has earned a devoted following under the bright lights of Las Vegas and has championed the city’s reputation as an entertainment destination through his music, penning the hit song “Lovely Las Vegas.”

Goss’ press and accolades include: Brit Award Winner; Las Vegas Icon Award (2016); 2016 British Entertainer of the Year; Best Show of Wembley Arena (2016); and CBS Best Dressed Man.

About The Mirage:
Ideally located in the center of the famed Las Vegas Strip, The Mirage Hotel & Casino is the place to stay and play. The resort features contemporary accommodations; tantalizing restaurants created by the world’s most renowned chefs including Tom Colicchio’s Heritage Steak; dynamic nightlife venue 1 OAK Nightclub; a luxurious spa and salon; the enticing Bare pool lounge; and 170,000 square feet of meeting and convention space. Unique entertainment options include The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil celebrating the musical legacy of The Beatles; the Aces of Comedy series featuring one of the most comprehensive and diverse comedic line-ups nationwide; Terry Fator: The VOICE of Entertainment; four-time GRAMMY Award-winning R&B musical sensation Boyz II Men; and the lush animal sanctuary of Siegfried & Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. From the iconic Volcano and 20,000-gallon lobby aquarium to the lush tropical atrium and pool, guests experience an exotic world-class destination unlike any other. The Mirage is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit mirage.com, call toll free at (800) 374-9000 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.

Third Annual Las Vegas Broadway Bares: Barelesque at PEEPSHOW, April 15

PEEPSHOW JOINS THE FIGHT AGAINT AIDS WITH THIRD ANNUAL
LAS VEGAS BROADWAY BARES: BARELESQUE ON APRIL 15
Hosted by ABSINTHE’s The Gazillionaire and Penny Pibbets
With A Special Performance by PEEPSHOW’s Josh Strickland

PEEPSHOW, Las Vegas’ mega-hit striptease spectacular is pleased to announce the Third Annual Las Vegas Broadway Bares: Barelesque on Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 11:59 p.m., which will be held on the PEEPSHOW stage at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino.  Hosted by ABSINTHE’s dynamic duo The Gazillionaire and his assistant Penny Pibbets, the show will feature the sexiest entertainers from across the Las Vegas Strip, with a special performance by PEEPSHOW’s Josh Strickland.

Tickets are available for $20. VIP tickets, which include a $20 tax deduction, are also available for $50. All tickets can be purchased in-person at the CHI Showroom and online at www.Ticketmaster.com.

All proceeds from Las Vegas Broadway Bares: Barelesque will be donated directly to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, which is one of the nation’s leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations.  Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has drawn upon the talents, resources and generosity of the American theatre community to raise more than $195 million for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses across the United States.  Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS also awards annual grants to more than 400 AIDS and family service organizations nationwide.

Based off Tony Award-winning director/choreographer Jerry Mitchell’s Broadway Bares in New York City, which is one of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS annual signature performances and the inspiration for PEEPSHOW, Las Vegas Broadway Bares: Barelesque will feature the hottest dancers from the Strip’s top shows and performance groups, including PEEPSHOW, Matt Goss, The Pussycat Dolls, Show in the Sky, Jubilee! LOVE, Divas of Las Vegas, Vegas! The Show and the Sirens of TI among many others.

Winner Named in The Forum Shops Search for Las Vegas’ Best New Designer

ASPIRING FASHION DESIGNER JIMI URQUIAGA IS NAMED LAS VEGAS’ BEST NEW DESIGNER DURING FASHION’S NIGHT OUT AT THE FORUM SHOPS

 

There’s a new name in fashion in Las Vegas and it’s Jimi Urquiaga. The 20-year-old aspiring fashion designer was awarded the first-ever title of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer by Caesars Palace headline entertainer Matt Goss at a special fashion show held during Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops.

 

Designer Frankie Ortiz was 1st runner up and local student Mikayla Marrujo was named 2nd runner up in the unprecedented, month-long online search and public voting period that culminated in a special fashion show featuring the top three finalists at the premiere retail shopping destination.

 

“What an amazing feeling,” said Urquiaga. “It is really satisfying to know that my hard work and dedication really paid off. It feels great to be named Las Vegas’ Best New Designer.”

 

In addition to winning bragging rights and having his fashion featured on the runway, Urquiaga also takes home a $500 shopping spree from The Forum Shops and an opportunity to spend a “Day in the Life” with Vegas Magazine editor Abby Tegnelia. In honor of Fashion’s Night Out and the search, The Forum Shops also provided the Art Institute of Las Vegas with a scholarship.

 

In addition to the naming of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer, Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops was a magical evening of hourly fashion shows featuring 25 specialty retail partners, exceptional in-store events, product demonstrations, parties, giveaways and special restaurant offerings. Further creating a distinctly celebratory vibe for Fashion’s Night Out, special lounge areas, photo booths and entertainment were offered throughout the retail destination.

 

This year, more than 80 retailers and restaurants at The Forum Shops participated in the global celebration of shopping.

 

ABOUT THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS
The Forum Shops at Caesars opened 283,000 square feet in May 1992 to immediate success.  An August 1997 expansion to 500,000 square feet continued the momentum.  The third phase of The Forum Shops’ growth was a three-level expansion extending from the existing retail, dining and entertainment icon to the famed Las Vegas Strip adding 175,000 square feet, with completion October 2004.  A grand pedestrian plaza entrance on Las Vegas Boulevard further validates The Forum Shops as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world.  The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting ambiance featuring 150 specialty shops and 15 restaurants.  Additional information may be accessed at www.forumshops.com.
 
High-res images and additional information is available upon request. Find The Forum Shops on Facebook at
www.facebook.com/ForumShops  and follow www.twitter.com/the_forum_shops.
 
ABOUT FASHION’S NIGHT OUT
Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) is an unprecedented global initiative originally created in 2009 to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence, and boost the industry’s economy during the recession. On September 8, 2011, in response to overwhelming demand, Fashion’s Night Out will return to New York City and over 100 cities nationwide to highlight fashion and support retail with exciting events that include designer appearances, celebrity guests, fashion shows and musical performances. In the United States, the program is a collaboration between American Vogue, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, NYC & Company, and the City of New York. For more information visit www.fashionsnightout.com, or join us on Facebook and Twitter (@fnonyc, #FNO)

 

Top 3 Finalists in The Forum Shops Search for Las Vegas’ Best New Designer

 

 

THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS ANNOUNCES TOP THREE FINALISTS IN THEIR SEARCH FOR LAS VEGAS’ BEST NEW DESIGNER

Awarding of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer Hosted By Caesars Palace
Headliner Matt Goss, Fashion Shows, Parties, Entertainment & In-Store
Events All Part of Fashion’s Night Out Global Celebration of Shopping on
Thursday, September 8

After a month-long online search and public voting period which saw thousands of people casting their votes for the soon-to-be-named Las Vegas’ Best Designer, the Top 3 Finalists have been selected, and they are Las Vegas’ very own: Mikayla Marruja, Frankie Ortiz and Jimi Urquiaga

Recognized as one of the finest luxury shopping destinations in the world, The Forum Shops at Caesars is making Fashion’s Night Out especially lucky for one of these aspiring local designers as they are awarded the first-ever title of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer by Caesars Palace headline entertainer Matt Goss live from the fashion runway on Thursday, September 8 at 6:30 p.m. 
 
The Top Three designers from the online competition that began in July will all be featured in a special fashion show taking place directly over The Forum Shops famed reflecting pool near the spiral escalator.  The lucky winner will then be named by Caesars Palace headliner Matt Goss. Following the fashion show, each of the Top Three designers will showcase their winning looks around the Festival Fountains throughout the night’s festivities.
 
The finalist’s style and vision range from funky with a classic twist to bold to trendy with a feminine flair each of the applicants have demonstrated that they deserve a spot in the Top Three. In addition to winning bragging rights and having their fashion featured on the runway, the winner will also take home a $500 shopping spree from The Forum Shops and an opportunity to spend a “Day in the Life” with Vegas Magazine editor Abby Tegnelia. The Forum Shops will also be providing the Art Institute of Las Vegas with a scholarship.
 
Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops promises a magical evening of fashion shows, exceptional in-store events, product demonstrations, parties, giveaways and special restaurant offerings. Further creating a distinctly celebratory vibe, special lounge areas, photo booths and entertainment can be discovered throughout the retail destination.
 
High fashion will also be in the house with several additional hourly fashion shows featuring more than 25 specialty retail partners.  A specially designed runway has been created and will be placed over The Forum Shops famed reflecting pool; providing three floors of unique viewing areas. Informal modeling will also be featured in the area.  
 
More than 75 retailers at The Forum Shops are participating including:  Agent Provocateur, Anne Fontaine, Ann Taylor, Baccarat, Bally, Bettie Page, Brighton Collectibles, Brooks Brothers, Caché, Casa Fuente, Coach, Couture Collections, Custo Barcelona, David Yurman, De Beers, Dior Beauty, DKNY, Dolce & Gabbana, Donald J Pliner, Elie Tahari, Emilio Pucci, Emporio Armani, Eric Andrew Collection, Fendi, Fresh, Gap, Giuseppe Zanotti, Gucci, GUESS, GUESS by Marciano, H & M, Hyde Park, Inglot, Intermix, James Perse, Jimmy Choo, John Varvatos, Juicy Couture, Judith Ripka, Kids Kastle, Kiehl’s Since 1851, Lacoste, Longchamp, MAC Cosmetics, Marc Jacobs, Marshall Rousso, Michael Kors, Montblanc, Pandora, Reed Krakoff, Salvatore Ferragamo, Scoop NYC, Shooz at The Forum, Sony Style,  Stuart Weitzman, St. John, Swarovski, Tadashi, Ted Baker London, Thomas Pink, Tod’s, Tommy Bahama,  Tourneau Time Dome, Tumi, UGG Australia, Valentino, Vilebrequin and Y-3.
 
Additionally, several of The Forum Shops restaurants are participating with special food and drink offers including; BOA Steakhouse, Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone Crab, The Palm LV, Planet Hollywood, P.J. Clarke’s, Spago, Sushi Roku and Trevi Italian Restaurant. 
 
For an ongoing, updated comprehensive listing of all Fashion’s Night Out, go to forumshopsfno.com.
 

ABOUT THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS
The Forum Shops at Caesars opened 283,000 square feet in May 1992 to immediate success.  An August 1997 expansion to 500,000 square feet continued the momentum.  The third phase of The Forum Shops’ growth was a three-level expansion extending from the existing retail, dining and entertainment icon to
the famed Las Vegas Strip adding 175,000 square feet, with completion October 2004.  A grand pedestrian plaza entrance on Las Vegas Boulevard further validates The Forum Shops as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world.  The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting ambiance featuring 150 specialty shops and 15 restaurants.  Additional information may be accessed at forumshops.com.Find TheForum Shops on Facebook at facebook.com/ForumShops and follow twitter.com/the_forum_shops.

ABOUT FASHION’S NIGHT OUT
Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) is an unprecedented global initiative originally created in 2009 to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence, and boost the industry’s economy during the recession. On September 8, 2011, in response to overwhelming demand, Fashion’s Night Out will return to New York City and over 100 cities nationwide to highlight fashion and support retail with exciting events that include designer appearances, celebrity guests, fashion shows and musical performances. In the United States, the program is a collaboration between American Vogue, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, NYC & Company, and the City of New York. For more information visit  fashionsnightout.com, or join us on Facebook and Twitter (@fnonyc, #FNO)

The Forum Shops Announces Top 10 in Las Vegas Designer Search!

THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS ANNOUNCES TOP 10 FINALISTS
IN THEIR SEARCH FOR LAS VEGAS’ BEST NEW DESIGNER

Online Public Voting Now Live at facebook.com/theforumshops

Awarding of Las Vegas’ Best New Designer Hosted By Caesars Palace Headliner Matt Goss, Fashion Shows, Parties, Entertainment & In-Store Events All Part of Fashion’s Night Out Global Celebration of Shopping on Thursday, September 8
 
 
Recognized as one of the finest luxury shopping destinations in the world, The Forum Shops at Caesars and the Art Institute of Las Vegas have conducted a ground-breaking search for Las Vegas’ Best New Designer, and the Top 10 Finalists have been chosen with one talented designer set to win the title at Fashion’s Night Out on Thursday, September 8, 2011.

 
As part of the exciting journey which began by submitting their video applications, the Top 3 designers from the competition will all be featured in a special fashion show taking place directly over The Forum Shops famed reflecting pool.  The lucky winner will then be named by Caesars Palace headliner Matt Goss. Additionally, each of the Top 3 designers will have the opportunity to showcase their winning look during the night’s festivities. 
 
The finalists style and vision range from vintage to hippie with a rock twist to evening wear, and all the applicants have proved that they deserve a spot in the Top 10.   From August 22 through August 30, the public will have a chance to help choose the winner by voting for their favorite designer only at facebook.com/theforumshops. After tabulating the votes and the combined scores from the judging panel, the Top 3 Finalists will be announced on September 2nd.  Each of these designers will then be invited to participate in the special fashion show taking place in honor of Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops. In addition to winning bragging rights and having their fashion featured on the runway, the winner will also take home a $500 shopping spree from The Forum Shops. The Forum Shops will also be providing the Art Institute of Las Vegas with a $2000 scholarship.
 
 
The Top 10 Las Vegas Best Designer Finalists are:
  1. Amanda Wesselman
  2. Denise Barr
  3. Felipe Quinonez
  4. Frankie Ortiz
  5. Jimi Urquiaga
  6. Jose Ambriz
  7. Megan Thompson
  8. Mikayla Marrujo
  9. Shawna Real
  10. Susan Tosches-Deneau
 
“We were so excited about the level of enthusiasm from the applicants. …they were original, talented and distinctive,” explains Maureen Crampton, director of marketing, The Forum Shops.  “This project proved that we have a great deal of talent right here in Las Vegas, and we are proud to have provided a platform for them to gain more attention and awareness.  They are all winners in our eyes!”  
 
“The Art Institute of Las Vegas is very proud to be part of this competition,” explains Nancy Bohnett, Academic Director Interior Design & Fashion and Retail Management & Drafting Technology and Design.  “It’s so important to support local programs and our own talent here in Las Vegas.   We have seen so much excitement from our own students and staff, and we have worked with the team at The Forum Shops to make sure all potential designers were aware of this unique search.”
 
High fashion will also be in the house with several fashion shows featuring more than 25 specialty retail partners. A specially designed runway has been created and will be placed over The Forum Shops famed reflecting pool; providing three floors of unique viewing areas.  Adding to the excitement and further creating a distinctly celebratory vibe, special lounge areas, photo booths and entertainment can be discovered throughout the retail destination.
 
With 75 participating retailers, there will be plenty of fun things to see and do for fashion’s biggest party during Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops. Enjoy makeovers with the talented experts at Dior Beauty where you’ll find a special makeup artist in-store. See what good fortune is in your cards with astrology and Chinese tarot readings at Eric Andrew Collection. Help Haiti with the purchase of a special T-shirt at Valentino where you’ll also find champagne and appetizers.  Enjoy special refreshments in-store at Custo Barcelona, DKNY, Giuseppe Zanotti, James Perse, St. John, Swarovski, Tadashi, and Vilebrequin. Elie Tahari has exciting festivities in store as will Emporio Armani, Gucci and Longchamp. Stop by Michael Kors for chocolates, champagne and a raffle and Montblanc will have a fine jewelry trunk show. David Yurman is offering champagne and light fare and Donald J Pliner is hosting an in-store fashion show. There will be a DJ and party inside Y-3, H&M and Emilio Pucci and a celebration going on at John Varvatos, Anne Fontaine, Ted Baker London, Bettie Page, Jimmy Choo and Fendi. Treat yourself to complimentary facials and martinis inside Fresh and mini makeovers and refreshments at GUESS and GUESS by Marciano and so much more.
 
Additional participating retailers in this year’s Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops include: Agent Provocateur, Ann Taylor, Baccarat, Bally, Brighton Collectibles, Brooks Brothers, Cache’, Coach, Casa Fuente Cigar Bar, Couture Collections, DeBeers, Dolce & Gabbana, Gap, Hyde Park, Inglot, Intermix, Judith Leiber, Judith Ripka, Juicy Couture, Kids Kastle, Kiehl’s Since 1851 and Lacoste.
 
Fashion’s Night Out festivities are also in store at MAC Cosmetics, Marc Jacobs, Marshall Rousso, Reed Krakoff, Salvatore Ferragamo, Scoop NYC, Shoooz at The Forum, Sony Style, Tod’s, Tommy Bahama, Tourneau, Tumi and  UGG Australia.
 
In addition to the shopping festivities, many of The Forum Shops restaurants including BOA Steakhouse, Max Brenner – Chocolate by the Bald Man, P.J. Clarke’s, Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone Crab, Planet Hollywood, Spago, The Palm Las Vegas, Trevi Italian Restaurant  and Sushi Roku, are participating by presenting palette-pleasing Fashion’s Night Out menu items, signature drinks, special offers and activities.
 
For an ongoing, updated comprehensive listing of all Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops activities visit Fashion’s Night Out at The Forum Shops forumshopsfno.com or on facebook.com/ForumShops and follow on twitter.com/the_forum_shops.
 
 
ABOUT THE FORUM SHOPS AT CAESARS
The Forum Shops at Caesars opened 283,000 square feet in May 1992 to immediate success.  An August 1997 expansion to 500,000 square feet continued the momentum.  The third phase of The Forum Shops’ growth was a three-level expansion extending from the existing retail, dining and entertainment icon to the famed Las Vegas Strip adding 175,000 square feet, with completion October 2004.  A grand pedestrian plaza entrance on Las Vegas Boulevard further validates The Forum Shops as one of the finest luxury shopping streets in the world.  The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting ambiance featuring 150 specialty shops and 15 restaurants.  Additional information may be accessed at forumshops.com.
 
ABOUT FASHION’S NIGHT OUT
Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) is an unprecedented global initiative created to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence and boost the industry¹s economy.  In the United States, the program is collaboration between American Vogue, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, NYC & Company and the City of New York.  On Sept. 10, 2010, Fashion¹s Night Out will return to New York City and launch in cities nationwide to put the fun back in shopping, with designer appearances, live windows, celebrity guests and other special events.  Around the world and led by fifteen international Vogue editions (Australia, Britain, China, France, Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Taiwan and Turkey), each country will celebrate Fashion’s Night Out on one night between Sept. 7 and Sept. 16, 2010. Fashion¹s Night Out will be the subject of a one-hour special on CBS on Sept. 14, 2010.  For more information visit fashionsnightout.com, powered by QVC, or join us on Facebook and Twitter ( twitter.com/fnonyc).