Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest Returns to New York-New York Saturday, April 26

Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest Returns to  New York-New York Saturday, April 26

Male and Female Winners Advance to Coney Island Event this Summer

WHAT:
Competitive eaters from across the region are building their appetites and training their stomachs for New York-New York Hotel & Casino’s 17th annual qualifying event for the 99th Annual Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest in Coney Island, N.Y.

The first stop on this year’s national qualifying tour route is Saturday, April 26 at 3 p.m. on New York-New York’s brand new Strip-side plaza. During the main event, male and female winners will be crowned “Nevada Hot Dog Eating Champions” earning the right to represent Las Vegas in the July 4 finals. A special employee contest along with a “Heroes” competition for charity will begin at 1 p.m.

In addition to Las Vegas, regional qualifying competitions will also take place in several cities around the U.S.

The Nathan’s Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest has occurred every July 4 in Coney Island since 1916, the year Nathan Handwerker opened the legendary restaurant.

Major League Eating, the governing body of all stomach-centric sports, sanctions the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Circuit and ensures the contests are judged professionally and that safety standards are in place at each event.

WHEN: Saturday, April 26
1 p.m. – Employee Contest
2:30 p.m. – Heroes Contest (Military personnel and first responders)
3 p.m. – MAIN EVENT

ADMISSION:
Free and open to the public

WHERE: Brooklyn Bridge at New York-New York
3790 Las Vegas Blvd S

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#RoadToConey

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New York – New York Hotel & Casino ~ Entertainment & Nightlife Listing

 

NEW YORK-NEW YORK

 

ZUMANITY THEATRE

ZUMANITY, THE SENSUAL SIDE OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
ZUMANITY, THE SENSUAL SIDE OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL is a provocative cabaret-style production with a Cirque du Soleil twist. Celebrating its 10-year anniversary, ZUMANITY blends playful innuendo with daring eroticism in the intimate ZUMANITY Theatre at New York-New York. Created for an adult audience 18 years and older, ZUMANITY explores different perspectives of love and contains explicit and provocative content.

Dates: Friday – Tuesday
Dark: Wednesday and Thursday
Times: 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Prices: Tickets start at $69 (not including applicable service charges and taxes)
Buy: Tickets can be purchased at the Zumanity box office, online at cirquedusoleil.com/zumanity or newyorknewyork.com, or by calling (866) 606-7111 or (702) 740-6815.

THE BROADWAY THEATER

***See two of the three Broadway Theater shows for only $69. Choose from Broadway Celebration, Dancing Queen and Shades of Temptation (not including applicable service charges and taxes).

BROADWAY CELEBRATION
Broadway Celebration brings all the hottest Broadway show tunes into one dazzling New York-style extravaganza. Featuring a fabulous cast of singers and dancers, this breathtaking show takes the audience to Broadway to enjoy the greatest show tunes. The non-stop celebration includes hits from “Phantom of the Opera,” “Chicago,” “Grease,” “Mamma Mia” and “Hairspray,” among other classic Broadway shows.

Dates:              Tuesday – Sunday
Dark:               Monday
Time:                7 p.m.
Prices:                                     Tickets start at $49.95 (not including applicable service charges and taxes).
For more information, visit newyorknewyork.com or call (866) 606-7111 or
(702) 740-6815. 

DANCING QUEEN
Filling The Broadway Theater’s evening time slot is Dancing Queen, a non-stop, fun-filled tribute to Swedish pop group ABBA. Featuring music from the hit Broadway show “Mamma Mia,” this high-octane, musical extravaganza has a dynamic cast of singers and dancers performing ABBA’s greatest hits including “Money Money Money,” “Waterloo” and “Dancing Queen,” among others.

Dates:                      Tuesday – Sunday
Dark:                             Monday
Time:                 8:30 p.m.
Prices:                                     Tickets start at $49.95 (not including applicable service charges and taxes).
For more information, visit newyorknewyork.com or call (866) 606-7111 or
(702) 740-6815. 

SHADES OF TEMPTATION
Shades of Temptation is a sophisticated chic take on the world of fetish and fantasy. This show takes guests on a whirlwind of impulse and enticement. With modern music and exquisite dancers this is a must see for anyone looking to have their wildest desires performed live in front of their eyes.

Dates:                      Tuesday – Sunday
Dark:                             Monday
Time:                 10:30 p.m.
Prices:                                     Tickets start at $49.95 (not including applicable service charges and taxes).
For more information, visit newyorknewyork.com or call (866) 606-7111 or
(702) 740-6815. 

NIGHTLIFE

COYOTE UGLY
Owned and operated by Angel Management Group, Coyote Ugly is a southern-style bar and dance saloon featuring hot female bartenders who have elevated pouring drinks to an art form. Like its New York City namesake, each night sexy, sassy, tough talking “Coyote” bartenders ascend the bar to perform a bold show filled with stunts ranging from body shots to clogging and choreographed dance numbers, all while inviting customer interaction.

Dates: Nightly
Hours: Opens at 6 p.m.
Happy Hour: Monday – Friday: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Admission: Cover charges apply pending day and special events. Guests must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID.
Contact: Call (702) 740-6330 for more information

ENTERTAINMENT AND SHOWBAR LOUNGES

BAR AT TIMES SQUARE
A neighborhood piano bar in the heart of the city, guests at Bar at Times Square will feel as if they are just one of the gang. This heart-pumping, foot-stomping good time comes courtesy of the world-famous Dueling Pianos, who duke it out every night to a montage of music ranging from Billy Joel to Broadway, while patrons belt out the words in a cacophony of keys. The recently added “Sax Man” is a high-energy performer who walks the Village Streets like a Pied Piper “saxing” Blues and Motown. It doesn’t matter if you can’t sing, just as long as you do. There are plenty of tasty drinks that will relax your pipes as well as your nerves.

Dates: Daily
Hours: 24 hours
Admission: $10 (guests must be 21 years of age or older with a valid ID)

THE SPORTING HOUSE
The ultimate destination for sports fans, The Sporting House is a 33,000-square-foot sports bar and restaurant located on the ground floor of New York-New York. Boasting an unrivaled atmosphere and unbeatable access to each day’s best matchups, The Sporting House has more than 130 video monitors throughout the two-story facility including two
16-foot screens inside The Screening Room. The menu features a wide variety of dishes including American classics and unique spins on sports favorites. There is a game for everyone at The Sporting House Game Center which features more than 10,000-square-feet of interactive and competitive sports-themed attractions.

Dates/Hours: Monday – Thursday: 4 p.m. to midnight; Friday: 11:30 a.m. to 1 a.m.;
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Sunday: 9 a.m. to midnight
Contact:  Call (702) 740-6766 for more information

THE ROLLER COASTER

EXPERIENCE THE THRILLING FORCE OF “NEGATIVE GS
The Roller Coaster is located on the second floor in the Coney Island Emporium. This exciting ride twists, loops and dives around the perimeter and even through the center of the resort, allowing riders to experience the thrilling force of “Negative Gs” like never before. The Roller Coaster is the world’s first coaster to feature a 180-degree “heartline” twist and dive maneuver, and only the second “heartline” coaster to operate in the world, providing riders with heart-stopping action and thrills.

Dates/Hours: Sunday – Thursday: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 10:30 a.m. to midnight
Restrictions: Riders must be at least 54” tall
Prices: One ride is $14. Same day re-rides are $7. The all-day Scream Pass is $25. Family Fun Flight for Four Package is available for $60 (includes four individual rides and two
5 x 7 souvenir pictures).

Coyote Ugly Bar & Dance Saloon Hosts Raucous New Year’s Eve Bash – Monday, Dec. 31

COYOTE UGLY BAR & DANCE SALOON HOSTS RAUCOUS
NEW YEAR’S EVE BASH MONDAY, DECEMBER 31

Coyote Ugly Bar & Dance Saloon inside New York-New York Hotel and Casino will shake up New Year’s Eve with a festive bash Monday, Dec. 31. What better way to end 2012 than celebrating with the sexiest, sassiest and most talented women in Vegas – also known as the Coyotes. The gorgeous ladies will show guests how to let loose and let all inhibitions go as they ring in the New Year with a raucous party.

Coyote Ugly will offer an open bar from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m., party favors and non-stop music for the exciting event. The lovely Coyotes will man the bars as they climb on top party, dance and entertain you as the countdown to 2013 begins.

Pre-sale for open bar tickets begins at $75 per person (excludes processing fees). For reservations, please visit www.AMGnewyears.com or call (702) 740-6745. Doors open at 6 p.m. Guests must be 21 years of age or older.

About Angel Management Group

Angel Management Group (AMG) has built an unrivalled reputation as a premier entertainment and nightlife company led by a senior management team combining over 100 years of experience. AMG specializes in venue operations, food and beverage management, marketing, promotions, festival and arena event production as well as brand licensing, sponsorship development, public relations, talent booking and music programming. A pioneer in the industry, it currently handles over a dozen premier entertainment properties including WET REPUBLIC Ultra Pool at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, PURE Nightclub at Caesars Palace Las Vegas and Social House inside Crystals at CityCenter.