Cabo Wabo Cantina to Celebrate Mexican Independence Day with Traditional Mexican Dishes

 

Cabo Wabo Cantina to Celebrate
Mexican Independence Day with Traditional Mexican Dishes

 

 

Viva Mexico! Cabo Wabo Cantina, located inside Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino , will celebrate Mexican Independence Day by serving an authentic Mexican platter offered exclusively from Friday, Sept. 14 to Sunday, Sept. 16.

 

Executive Chef Tacho Kneeland has created a traditional Mexican grilled platter, parrillada, made with BBQ pork ribs, carne asada, achiote chicken and chorizo, served with grilled onions, jalapeños, rice, beans and flour tortillas, priced at $28.95 for an individual serving and $46.95 for a shareable serving for two people. The barbecue platter can be paired with Cabo Wabo’s original fundido de queso con chorizo, made with a trio of Mexican cheese, melted on a skillet with Cabo’s house chorizo.

Drink selections include Cabo Wabo’s house margaritas, including the CW Margarita, made with Cabo Wabo tequila and grand mariner, priced at $13; the Cocorita, made with Cabo Wabo Blanco Tequila, lime juice, crème of coconut, rimmed with freshly toasted coconut, priced at $14; and more.

 

About Cabo Wabo Cantina:
Awarded “Best Tequila Selection” in the 2015 Best of Las Vegas awards, Sammy Hagar’s hard rockin’ dining and live music venue combines the laid-back beach-town vibe of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, with the excitement of the Las Vegas Strip. Blending coastal Mexican and Tex Mex cuisine, the menu offers a tantalizing mix of flavorful food, killer margaritas and an awesome venue where it is never uncommon to catch the Red Rocker himself jamming out with a live set on stage. Cabo Wabo Cantina opens daily at 8 a.m. More information about Cabo Wabo Cantina is available at www.cabowabocantina.com, by calling 702.385.2226, by following Cabo Wabo on Twitter and liking Cabo Wabo on Facebook.  For more information about Hagar and his famous Cabo Wabo Tequila, guests may visit www.redrocker.com and www.cabowabo.com.

 

About Miracle Mile Shops:

Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino features more than a mile of 200 shops, tempting restaurants and live entertainment venues at the heart of the famed Las Vegas Strip.  The center is home to PBR Rock Bar & Grill, boasting a Strip-side location with excellent food, drinks and bull riding; Buffalo Wild Wings; M·A·C Cosmetics, a leading brand of professional cosmetics; H&M; UK-based global retailer French Connection; Sephora; Chicago popcorn legend Garrett Popcorn Shops’ only Las Vegas location; GUESS; Nacho Daddy, home of the world-famous Scorpion Shot; BCBGMAXAZRIA; 15,000-square-foot bar and restaurant Cabo Wabo® Cantina; Las Vegas’ very own Sin City Brewing Co.; Club Tattoo, featuring some of the best tattoo artists and body piercers in the nation; Flight 23 at Footaction, one of only three in the country; as well as a multi-million dollar fountain show. Miracle Mile Shops is open 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. Sunday – Thursday and 10 a.m. – midnight Friday – Saturday.  Miracle Mile Shops is open 365 days a year.  Restaurant hours may vary. For more information, call (888) 800-8284 or visit www.miraclemileshopslv.com.  Keep up with the latest Miracle Mile Shops news via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace is the Official Host for Mexican Independence Day Celebrations in Las Vegas!

The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace is the Official Host for Mexican Independence Day Celebrations in Las Vegas (El Grito)
Marking its milestone 25th anniversary this year, The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, in partnership with InVEGAS Magazine, will be the exclusive location to ring in El Grito for the Mexican Independence Day weekend celebration. On Friday, September 15 at 8:00 p.m., The Forum Shops will host the official opening ceremony to kick off the festivities with a celebratory ringing of the bell by Mexican Consul Alejandro Madrigal along with a Mariachi band and traditional folkloric dancers. Staged atop the picturesque reflecting pool near the spiral escalator, the public is invited to join in on the free event.
in honor of Mexican Independence Day, stop by Border Grill at The Forum Shops for Patron margaritas, $3 tacos, $7 baja ceviche tostaditas and much more from 11:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, September 15.
Special greeters will be on hand as well on Friday at the Fortuna Terrace from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. and at the reflecting pool from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. and on Saturday, Sept 16 at the Fortuna Terrace from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. They will provide El Grito booklets that contain a host of special offerings available throughout The Forum Shops.
More than 50 distinctive retailers and restaurants within The Forum Shops will present special offerings to guests who check-in at the InVEGAS/El Grito hospitality and welcome desks and pick up an INVEGAS wristband.
Mexican Independence Day weekend exclusives with InVEGAS/El Grito wristbands include special offerings from:
7 for All Mankind, A|X Armani Exchange, America!, Anne Fontaine, Border Grill Forum Shops, BOSS Hugo Boss, Brighton Collectibles, Brooks Brothers, Carmine’s NYC’s Family Style Italian Restaurant, Chloé, Coach, CREED, DKNY, Donald J Pliner, Elie Tahari, Ermenegildo Zegna, Field of Dreams, Guess, H&M, Henri Bendel, Hublot Boutique, Inglot, Jaeger-LeCoultre, kate spade new York, Kids Kastle, Kiehl’s Since 1851, L.K. Bennett, La Perla, Links of London, Marciano, Michael Kors, Modernist Cuisine Gallery, Montblanc, Mulberry, The Otheroom, Pandora, Sandro, SKYE Art Gallery, Sushi Roku, Swarovski, Ted Baker London, The Art of Shaving, The Walking Company, Tommy Bahama, Tourneau, Trevi Italian Restaurant, UGG, Vilebrequin, Welcome to Las Vegas (Both Forum Shops Locations) and Zadig & Voltaire.
About The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace:
Marking its milestone 25th anniversary this year, The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace first opened in May 1992 to immediate success. Enjoying two subsequent expansions, The Forum Shops now offers 675,000 square feet of impressive retail, dining and entertainment options.  Featuring 160 specialty shops and restaurants, The Forum Shops is home to some of the most celebrated retailers including many that can be found nowhere else in Las Vegas. In addition to the distinctive mix of retailers and restaurants, The Forum Shops boasts an iconic spiral escalator and the must-see, free animatronic attraction – The Atlantis Show and Aquarium. Consistently named among the top-performing shopping centers worldwide, The Forum Shops is recognized for its unique combination of top retail, dining, entertainment, excellent location and exciting thematic ambiance. Additional information may be accessed at www.forumshops.com.

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Alejandro Fernandez Celebrates Mexican Independence Day at the Mandalay Bay Events Center

ALEJANDRO FERNANDEZ CELEBRATES MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH
A PERFORMANCE AT THE MANDALAY BAY EVENTS CENTER
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Tickets are now on sale and can be purchased here

Leading Latin pop star Alejandro Fernandez will return to Las Vegas bringing his Confidencias World Tour to the Mandalay Bay Events Center for a Mexican Independence Day celebration Tuesday, Sept. 15. Fernandez, who channels Mexico’s rich tradition through his music and continues to capture the hearts of fans worldwide, is one of the most accomplished vocalists and biggest-selling artists in Latin music history. The concert is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m.

Tickets priced at $65, $75, $99, $175 and $225, not including applicable service charges and taxes, are on sale and can be purchased at all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at mandalaybay.com or ticketmaster.com.

For fans anxious to purchase seats to highly anticipated concerts and events, M life – MGM Resorts International’s loyalty program – provides members exclusive access to pre-sales for sporting events and concerts. The program also features rewards, benefits and once-in-a-lifetime experiences at the incomparable collection of MGM Resorts’ world-renowned destinations. To join, or for more information, visit mlife.com.

The Confidencias World Tour promises an unprecedented production from one of the most iconic voices in Mexican musical history. The dazzling show pays homage to Mexico via Fernandez’s exceptional mariachi, orchestra and vocal prowess, featuring a collection of his greatest hits including traditional “rancheras,” pop hits and songs from his new album Confidencias.

Renewed musical arrangements and innovative technology are included in the show which features mobile structures of more than 230 robotic lights dance along with a giant screen giving life to breathtaking scenes from Mexico. The images portray some of Mexico’s most rich and vibrant resources – its people, traditions, architecture and folklore. The costumes also are fascinating highlighted by handmade looms from the Mexican state of Chiapas, shawls from Michoacan and traditional “charro” suits from Jalisco.

ALEJANDRO FERNANDEZ

The Mandalay Bay Events Center is a multi-purpose arena home to World Championship Boxing, premier concerts and special events. With seating for as many as 12,000, the Events Center offers excellent sightlines and state-of-the-art lighting and sound. Prominent events have included concerts such as Justin Timberlake, KISS, Taylor Swift, Kenny Chesney, Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Christina Aguilera, Katy Perry, John Mayer, Metallica, Ozzy Osbourne, Alejandro Fernandez and David Foster & Friends. World championship boxing events have featured fighters including Oscar De La Hoya, Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather, Shane Mosley and Bernard Hopkins. The Mandalay Bay Events Center also is home to multiple Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) events throughout the year, the annual Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas Auction and Tiger Jam hosted by Tiger Woods.

Hussong’s Cantina Announces Mexican Independence Day Specials

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HUSSONG’S CANTINA BRINGS BAJA STATESIDE IN CELEBRATION OF MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

 

Hussong’s Cantina & Taqueria inside The Shoppes at Mandalay Place offers food and drink specials paired with live entertainment in honor of Mexican Independence Day on Monday, September 16. The eatery, one of two U.S. outposts of the historic bar in Baja, Mexico, offers a tasty and affordable dining experience for the weekend-long celebration.

Executive Chef Noe Alcala serves up a special off-the-menu dish only available Friday, September 14 through Monday, September 16. The Seafood-Stuffed Chile Relleno features a roasted poblano pepper stuffed with shrimp, mahi-mahi, scallops, pico de gallo, roasted tomato sauce and Mexican cheese, all topped with ancho chile sour cream and a Mexican slaw with jalapeño mint vinaigrette. The delectable dish will be served with a side of rice and beans for $20. Along with the restaurant’s authentic Baja fare, guests can enjoy $20 Indio beer buckets and finish their meal on a sweet note with cinnamon sugar Churros or a plate of Dessert Nachos.

On Friday, Saturday and Monday, Hussong’s will feature the musical stylings of a Rock n’ Roll Mariachi band, performing everything from Latin serenades to classic rock hits upon request, offering a modern and energetic take on the traditional mariachis.

 

About Hussong’s Cantina
Ensenada, Mexico landmark Hussong’s Cantina brings an approachable menu and an upbeat Baja atmosphere to Las Vegas with its first U.S. outpost, located at The Shoppes at Mandalay Place at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.  The cantina serves authentic Baja fare, strong drinks and an entertaining experience that will appeal to every kind of crowd.

 

Hussong’s Cantina is open from 11 am to 11 pm seven days a week. For information or group reservations, please call 702.632.6450. Visit www.hussongslasvegas.com or follow us on Twitter @hussongsvegas.

LA COMIDA TO HOST CELEBRATORY WEEKEND IN HONOR OF MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

LA COMIDA

LA COMIDA TO HOST CELEBRATORY WEEKEND
IN HONOR OF MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

The new La Comida in Downtown Las Vegas will celebrate Mexican Independence Day with a two-day fiesta on Saturday, Sept. 14 and Monday, Sept. 16.

Immediately after the Fiesta Las Vegas Latino Parade & Festival, La Comida will host its first ever weekend brunch, available from noon until 4 p.m. The brunch will include an array of authentic Mexican selections for hungry parade attendees, including Chiles en Nogada, Chilaquiles and Huevos Benedict with Jalapeño Hollandaise. The festive, indoor-outdoor party will continue into the evening with entertainment by Mariachi Mexico, one of Las Vegas’ top mariachi. Drink specials will be served all day Saturday and Monday, and will include $5 Cazadores Margaritas, $15 El Jimador Tequila Flights complete with sangrita made with fresh tomato juice, Worcestershire sauce and lime and the traditional Mexican Tequila Bandera which is made to resemble the Mexican Flag and is comprised of three shots: lime juice, tequila blanco and sangrita.

La Comida, Fremont East District’s stylish cantina, is conveniently located at the corner of Sixth St. and Fremont St. and will be a central rendezvous for guests enjoying the Fiesta Las Vegas Latino Parade & Festival.

La Comida Aug 6 2013 Las Vegas  Photos By Denise Truscello

About La Comida:
La Comida has ignited the burgeoning Downtown Las Vegas dining scene with a menu inspired by the cosmopolitan fare of Mexico City. The latest creation by the Morton Group, led by restaurateurs Jenna and Michael Morton, La Comida blends authenticity and tradition with a delightfully funky vibe. The front of the restaurant faces Sixth Street with an old-school overhanging ‘La Comida’ sign stretching across the sidewalk beneath a 7-foot sculptured metal monkey clinging to the rooftop corner, whose bones flash in pink neon. The main room is accented with wood floors, reclaimed tiles from Mexico, authentic church pews and stained glass from old church windows.

 

La Comida is located at 100 Sixth St. and is open Monday through Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 a.m., and Saturday from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. More information is available at Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For reservations please call 702.463.9900.

Los Horoscopos de Durango Perform at the Mandalay Bay Beach Saturday, Sept. 14

Mandalay Bay
LOS HORÓSCOPOS DE DURANGO TAKE OVER THE MANDALAY BAY BEACH 
STAGE FOR SPECIAL MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY WEEKEND CONCERT
SATURDAY, SEPT. 14
Tickets Now on Sale

 

Latin GRAMMY Award-winning group Los Horóscopos de Durango will bring its high-energy regional Mexican genre music to the Mandalay Bay Beach Saturday, Sept. 14 at 9 p.m. Tickets for the special Mexican Independence Day Weekend concert are priced at $32.50 and are now on sale. For reservations, call the Mandalay Bay box office at (702) 632-7580.

 

Founded in 1975 by Armando Terrazas, Sr. and currently led by his two daughters, Vicky and Marisol Terrazas, Los Horóscopos de Durango attributes its unique style to the mix of musical instruments including the tuba, drums and saxophone, all used to create its distinctive sound. The group has released eight albums including its latest release Desatados, and has performed live shows throughout Mexico as well as venues nationwide including Madison Square Garden.

 

The fan favorite band has not only caught the attention of music lovers, but also attracted praise from music and entertainment experts. Los Horóscopos de Durango has been recognized by the music industry with multiple Billboard Music Awards, including two “Regional Mexican Album of the Year” trophies, and one Latin GRAMMY Award for “Band Album of the Year.”

 

Contact the Mandalay Bay box office at (702) 632-7580 or visit www.mandalaybay.com for the most updated concert information and to purchase tickets. 

 

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RHUMBAR TO CELEBRATE MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH WEEKEND-LONG SPECIALS

RHUMBAR TO CELEBRATE MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

WITH WEEKEND-LONG SPECIALS

RHUMBAR at The Mirage Hotel & Casino will pay tribute to Mexico as the stylish cocktail venue celebrates Mexican Independence Day with a weekend full of drink specials beginning Friday, Sept. 14 through Sunday, Sept. 16.

Guests can enjoy $5 Dos Equis and two-for-one Spicy Lovers cocktails, a balance of sweet and heat made from Jose Cuervo Platino Tequila, English cucumber, Mexican cilantro, lime juice, sweet agave nectar and a dash of spicy Tabasco pepper sauce. A DJ will set the mood for the celebration starting at 3 p.m. daily while guests party on RHUMBAR’s tropical patio.

Recently named one of AOL.com’s top Las Vegas patios, RHUMBAR is a highly stylized cocktail and cigar lounge inspired by the cool mood of the Caribbean. The plush outdoor patio is reminiscent of a tropical retreat offering a picturesque location for guests to mingle, sip cocktails and smoke cigars. Located near the main entrance of The Mirage, RHUMBAR is owned and operated by Drive This! Entertainment.

The lounge and patio are open from noon until 1 a.m. Sunday through Wednesday, and noon until 2 a.m. Thursday through Saturday. For more information about RHUMBAR, visit www.rhumbarlv.com. Follow RHUMBAR on Twitter @RHUMBAR and become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/RhumbarLV. For more information visit www.drivethisentertainment.com

THE MIRAGE

Ideally located in the center of the famed Las Vegas Strip, The Mirage is the place to stay and play. The resort features contemporary AAA Four Diamond accommodations, dynamic nightlife including The Beatles REVOLUTION Lounge, tantalizing restaurants created by the world’s most acclaimed designers and renowned chefs, a salon from celebrity stylist Kim Vō, 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, Terry Fator: Ventriloquism in Concert, a one-of-a-kind nightlife experience at 1 OAK, 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 or call toll free at (800) 374-9000 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.

 

 

 

CABO WABO CANTINA TO CELEBRATE MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH WEEKEND LONG PATIO FIESTA

CABO WABO CANTINA TO CELEBRATE MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

WITH WEEKEND LONG PATIO FIESTA

Cabo Wabo Cantina inside Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will throw a weekend long fiesta in honor of Mexican Independence Day from Friday, Sept. 14 through Sunday, Sept. 16.

The rockin’ cantina will offer $25 buckets of ice cold Sol all weekend long as patrons enjoy the pleasant end of summer weather and indulge in delicious Tex-Mex fare on the venue’s Strip-side patio and indoor restaurant. Guests with a serious appetite are encouraged to try the $55“I Can’t Drive 55” nacho challenge, eight pounds of towering, mouthwatering nachos. If two guests complete the nachos on their own, they will receive them for free.

Sammy Hagar’s hard rockin’ dining and live music venue combines the laid-back beach-town vibe of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, with the excitement of the Las Vegas Strip. Blending coastal Mexican and Tex Mex cuisine, the menu offers a tantalizing mix of flavorful food, killer margaritas and an awesome venue where it is never uncommon to catch the Red Rocker himself jamming out with a live set on stage. Cabo Wabo Cantina opens daily at 8 a.m. For more information about Cabo Wabo Cantina, visit www.cabowabocantina.com or call 702.385.2226. For more information about Hagar and his famous Cabo Wabo Tequila, visit www.redrocker.com and www.cabowabo.com. Be sure to follow Cabo Wabo Las Vegas on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook.

About Miracle Mile Shops:

Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino is a 1.2 mile retail/entertainment complex at the heart of the famed Las Vegas Strip featuring 170 specialty stores, 15 restaurants and three live entertainment venues. The center is home to PBR Rock Bar & Grill, boasting a Strip-side location with excellent food, drinks and bull riding; Dollheads, the only blow-dry and extensions bar on the Strip; H&M; Sugar Factory, the sweet shop adored by Hollywood’s hottest celebrities; American clothing line and complete lifestyle brand Original Penguin; Chicago popcorn legend Garrett Popcorn Shops, opening in September 2012; GUESS; Urban Outfitters; True Religion Brand Jeans; 15,000-square-foot bar and restaurant Cabo Wabo® Cantina; Las Vegas’ very own Sin City Brewing Co.; Club Tattoo, featuring some of the best tattoo artists and body piercers in the nation; the first House of Hoops by Foot Locker in the city; as well as a multi-million dollar fountain show. Miracle Mile Shops is owned by David Edelstein and Aby Rosen, in conjunction with leasing and marketing consultant Robert K. Futterman & Associates LLC.

Miracle Mile Shops is open 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. Sunday – Thursday and 10 a.m. – midnight Friday – Saturday. For more information, call (888) 800-8284 or visit www.miraclemileshopslv.com. Keep up with the latest Miracle Mile Shops news via Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

 

 

 

DOS CAMINOS CELEBRATES MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

 

DOS CAMINOS CELEBRATES MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

 

WHAT:  DOS CAMINOS CELEBRATES MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

Dos Caminos will ring in Mexican Independence Day early with a fiesta on Thursday, September 15. Special guest DJs Lema and Hem will man the Red Bull DJ booth providing the sounds for partygoers to celebrate “Viva la Independencia” and Corzo margaritas will keep the party going all night.

The Dos Caminos kitchen will offer up specials specific to the holiday such as Wild Mushroom and Huitlacoche Tamales, Quesadilla de Chicharrones, Chiles en Nogada, Pollo en Mole Poblano, and Crepas de Cajeta. The specials will be available from Thursday, September 15 to Sunday, September 18.

Gear up for the night by enjoying the Dos Caminos happy hour from 4 to 7 pm, or join in on the events with the late night happy hour from 10 pm to close.

WHEN: Thursday, September 15, 2011
Fiesta starts at 7 pm

WHERE: Dos Caminos Las Vegas at The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino
3325 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

RESERVATIONS: 702.577.9600

 

Mexican Independence Day at Hussong’s Cantina

 Mexican Independence Day at Hussong’s Cantina

 Celebrate September 15-18

 

Hussong’s Cantina at The Shoppes at Mandalay Place will celebrate Mexican Independence Day with three days of events, food and drink specials and entertainment from the Rock n’ Roll Mariachis all weekend long.

The fiesta kicks off Thursday, September 15 with a Foosball tournament. The winner takes home the grand prize of a Corona cooler filled with the tasty beverage, second place receives a $50 Hussong’s credit and $25 goes to third place. Sign up to compete at the restaurant, via the Hussong’s Facebook page or by emailing info@hussongslasvegas.com.

On Friday, September 16 guests can take a swing at the piñata for a chance to win 100 Beer Bucks.

Wrapping up the weekend, compete in contests during NFL half time for Corona Survival Beach Kits with goodies including beach chairs, flip flops and more.

To honor the weekend, Chef Noe Alcala will serve up a traditional special of Chiles En Nogada, stuffed chiles poblano in walnut sauce for $18.

Throughout the long weekend enjoy beer buckets with Corona, Victoria and Pacifico and pitcher specials on Modelo Especial, Negro Model and Pacifico. Sauza Hornitos and Sauza will be on special for Hussong’s famous margaritas and as an add on shot for beer.

About Hussong’s Cantina
Ensenada, Mexico landmark Hussong’s Cantina brings an approachable menu and an upbeat Baja atmosphere to Las Vegas with its first U.S. outpost, located at The Shoppes at Mandalay Place at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. The cantina serves authentic Baja fare, strong drinks and an entertaining experience that will appeal to every kind of crowd.

Hussong’s Cantina is open from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m. seven days a week. For information or group reservations please call, 702.553.0123. Visit www.hussongslasvegas.com  or follow us on Twitter @hussongsvegas.

 

 

 

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Celebrates Mexican Independence Day Sept. 15-17, 2011

THE COSMOPOLITAN OF LAS VEGAS CELEBRATES
MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY SEPTEMBER 15-17, 2011

World-Renowned Mexican Musical Talent, Pedro Fernández, Mariachi Performers, and Folk
Dancers Coming Together for Special Two-Day Tribute

In honor of Mexican Independence Day on September 16, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas presents its first-ever Mexican Independence Day celebration September 15-17, 2011. The festivities kick off at 5 p.m. on Thursday, September 15 and will feature Mexican star Pedro Fernández on Friday, September 16.

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is recognizing Mexico’s most important national holiday with a two-day long celebration, where guests are invited to be immersed in Mexican culture without ever having to leave Las Vegas’ premier entertainment destination. Attendees will have the opportunity to witness the “Grito Mexicano,” a cry of patriotism, as it kicks off the festivities on Thursday the 15th at 11:00 p.m., as well as performances by folkloric dancers, temporary tattoo and face painting carts, candy sculpting, and a special menu featured by Holstein’s at a Street Fair taking place on P2 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on September 17. In addition to these events, China Poblano will be serving its entire Mexican menu from the take-out window, and Wicked Spoon and The Cosmopolitan Bake Shop will also have food carts selling Mexican themed food. Marcela Valladolid (from Food Network fame) will also be doing a book signing with a sneak peek at her new book, Mexican Made Easy, at EatDrink from noon to 2:00 p.m. in conjunction with a tequila tasting from noon to 3:00 p.m. hosted by Ambhar Tequila on September 17. Throughout each day, Mariachis will be performing at various hotel locations including the hotel lobby, The Pool District, and the hotel’s centerpiece bar The Chandelier, which will also feature special drinks including – Sangria Sno-Cones, Mango Margarita with Ambhar Tequila and Chile Salt, and Bandera Shots featuring Ambhar Tequila, Lime Juice, and Housemade Sangrita.

Supporting this celebratory tribute to Mexican Independence is famous Mexican recording artist and actor, Pedro Fernández. Fernández will perform in concert at The Boulevard Pool on the night of Friday, September 16. Tickets to the show are on sale and available online at www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com or at 702.698.7778 or toll-free 877.551.7778. VIP tickets are $75 and General Admission tickets are $50. A limited number of premium cabanas are also available by calling 702.698.6797. Guests must be 18+ to attend and 21+ to reserve a cabana. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m.

 The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas features artists at the forefront of the touring world and emerging artists that will inspire the next musical movements coupled with spectacularly-designed, technology-driven venues. The Chelsea, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’ state-of-the-art entertainment venue, is located on the fourth floor of the resort. The excitement of live music and sports action spills onto the casino floor from Book & Stage, an upscale sports and entertainment lounge, while live DJs fill the rhythmic and vibrant hot-spot Bond with the best in house-music. Finally, The Chandelier, a dramatic inhabitable three-story chandelier, features the most progressive DJs playing the latest in mainstream and underground.  

 

For more information visit: cosmopolitanlasvegas.com

Follow us on Twitter at: twitter.com/cosmopolitan_lv

Find us on Facebook at: facebook.com/thecosmopolitan

 

About The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is a unique luxury resort offering a decidedly different perspective, situated in 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; three unique pool experiences at The Pool District; Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub at The Cosmopolitan, a multi-level integrated nightclub; and 150,000 square feet of state-of-the-art convention and meeting space. An eclectic lineup of new-to-market retailers include AllSaints Spitalfields, Beckley, CRSVR Sneaker Boutique, DNA2050, Droog, Molly Brown’s Swimwear, Retrospecs & Co, Skins 6|2 Cosmetics and STITCHED. 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.  

 

TACOS & TEQUILA CELEBRATES MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH A THREE DAY FIESTA

TACOS & TEQUILA CELEBRATES MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE DAY

WITH A THREE DAY FIESTA

 

VIVA MÉXICO! Tacos & Tequila (T&T) at Luxor Hotel and Casino will celebrate Mexican Independence Day with a three day bash from Friday, September 16 through Sunday, September 18.

There’s no better way to celebrate Mexico’s freedom than with a weekend of spicy south-of-the-border food and drink specials. On Friday, T&T will kick off the party with $5 fiesta nachos, habanero wings, chicken quesadilla, flautas and guacamole.  Patrons can also partake in $5 Jose Cuervo shots and Dos Equis Lager, in addition to $5 well drinks, house red and white wine and sangria while T&T’s sexy resident DJ, Mika Gold, will keep the party going with an energetic set on the turntables. Guests can finish off their weekend with Mariachi brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The menu offers generous brunch selections to appease any appetite, including chilaquiles, T&T’s signature breakfast burrito and huevos rancheros. Guests may complement their Mexican feast with a two-for-one Bloody Marias and two-for-one top shelf margaritas.

In addition to the delicious brunch menu and mouth-watering cocktail selection, T&T’s house Mariachi band, “The Kings of Cuervo” will serenade guests in true mariachi style with everything from “Save the Last Dance for Me” by The Drifters to “I Got a Feeling” by The Black Eyed Peas.

 

Named one of the best tequila bars of 2011 in America by USA Today, Tacos & Tequila embodies the cool modernism of Mexico City while incorporating traditional elements of Mexican style and Las Vegas flair. The color mixture of old and new creates a vivid picture of brushed aluminum, dark wood, leather, bright fabrics and colored glass. The focal point of T&T’s design is its abstract sombrero composed of 20 brushed-aluminum panels featuring thousands of laser-cut images, including two 30-foot dancing, tequila-drinking skeletons. Lit from within, the breathtaking panels stretch across the entire length of the restaurant floor and across the common area, connecting the T&T retail store and walk-up daiquiri bar. 

 

The highly-stylized Mexican restaurant and bar with a fun, high-energy vibe and flavorful menu is located at Luxor Hotel and Casino, open daily from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m. The 8,000-square-foot venue embodies Mexican culture, with a flavorful menu created for Drive This Entertainment! by the talents of world-renowned restaurateur and chef, Richard Sandoval. For more information contact T&T at 702.262.5225, or visit the web site at tacosandtequilalv.com. Follow Tacos & Tequila on Twitter at twitter.com/tacosandtequila or become a fan on Facebook at facebook.com/tacosandtequila.