Nevada Wild Fest Brings Music Performers, Celebrities and Carnival to Rio, October 25 – 28, 2012

Nevada Wild Fest Brings Music Performers, Celebrities and

Carnival to Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

Four-Day Festival Benefits The Lili Claire Foundation

The Nevada Wild Fest, a four-day, fun-filled event including top musical talent, celebrity meet and greets, cooking demonstrations, the national DockDogs® competitions and a state-fair carnival experience, is scheduled for October 25 – 28, 2012 at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino.

The Nevada Wild Fest, now in its third year, has turned into Southern Nevada’s premier family-friendly festival bringing outstanding talent and attractions at an affordable price.

“Our goal has always been to bring up-and-coming talent to the Nevada Wild Fest and allow families to have a great time while they support an important cause,” said Keith Resnick, Nevada Wild Fest Organizer and Co-Founder of the Lili Claire Foundation. “This year is no exception, we have great performers and experiences planned all four days.”

Headlining the festival on Thursday, October 25 is Australian singing sensation and rising star Cody Simpson featuring singing sister duo Megan & Liz as the opening act.

The four-day festival will also feature performances by some of 95.5 KWNR’s hottest country acts including The Farm, Gwen Sebastian, JT Hodges and Kristen Kelly. Concerts are included with admission.

Celebrity meet and greets include PBR bull riding finalists, Kenton Duty from Disney’s Shake It Up!, Kyle Massey from Disney’s That’s So Raven and ABC’s Dancing With The Stars and Ashley Argota from Nickelodeon’s True Jackson VP and Buckett & Skinners Epic Adventure.

Admission to the festival, which includes daily concerts, celebrity meet and greets, cooking demonstrations, national DockDogs® competitions, Zumbathon, safe trick or treating, and much more, is just $9 for adults, $7 for military, seniors and college students with ID, and free for children three and under.

Festival goers can also experience the largest state fair carnival experience in the Las Vegas Valley, featuring 35 large format rides as well as midway attractions. Discount wristband certificates are available at all Albertsons Sav-On stores for ONLY $22.  Carnival wristbands do not include festival admission and are not valid on the slingshot, bungee jump or zipline.

Other attractions include the world’s largest slingshot, a bungee jump, zipline, Blood Village’s Haunted Maze, Las Vegas’ best gourmet food trucks as well food vendors, beer and wine gardens, specialty and arts and crafts vendors.

The Nevada Wild Fest is the largest fundraiser for the Lili Claire Foundation, a private medical center providing services to special needs children and adults with any type of neurogenetic condition free of charge.

For the festival hours, directions, parking and the latest information, visit www.NevadaWildFest.com. Find the Nevada Wild Fest on Facebook and Twitter.

 

About Lili Claire Foundation

The Lili Claire Foundation is a private medical center dedicated to helping special needs children and adults with any type of neurogenetic condition; such as, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Down Syndrome, Williams Syndrome and Autism – all of these programs and services are provided free of charge.  Patients are diagnosed and treated under the medial direction of Dr. Colleen Morris and her team of professionals from the University Nevada School of Medicine.  The Lili Claire Foundation is proud to have been serving the Las Vegas community and Nevada for almost a decade. For more information, please visit www.liliclairefoundation.org.

About Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, home of the World Series of Poker, offers guests a unique all-suite hotel experience. Complete with 2,522 all-suite hotel rooms, the property overlooks the famous Las Vegas Strip and sits one block west of the famed boulevard. The resort features a variety of entertainment options including headliners Penn and Teller, the world-famous Chippendales, Show in the Sky, and Crown Theater. Rio is home to a diverse array of dining and nightlife experiences including, the famous Martorano’s, Voodoo Steak, KJ Dim Sum & Seafood, iBar and VooDoo Beach. Rio also offers the Rio Secco Golf Club. Recognized by USA Today as one of the “Top 10 Golf Destinations in the World,” Rio Secco Golf Club is an 18-hole championship course designed by famed architect Rees Jones and home to the Butch Harmon School of Golf. For more information, please visit www.riolasvegas.com or caesars.thedigitalcenter.com to access media materials and request high-resolution images. Find Rio on Facebook and Twitter.

 

 

 

Celebrity Chefs Cooking Up A Storm at Nevada Wild Fest

Celebrity Chefs Cooking Up A Storm at Nevada Wild Fest

Four-Day Festival Benefits The Lili Claire Foundation
October 25 – 28, 2012

 

Las Vegas’ top celebrity chefs from the world-famous Las Vegas Strip and beyond will conduct exclusive cooking demonstrations and tastings at the Nevada Wild Fest, October 25 – 28 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino.

Come see these all-star chefs from FIX, TAO, LAVO, NOVE Italiano, Ferraro’s, Marche Bacchus and Culinary Dropout live in action and taste their specialty culinary creations in a more relaxed atmosphere. The celebrity chefs will conduct an hour-long demonstration speaking about their dishes, the ingredients they use, and hints that might help those attending who are anxious to expand their culinary skills at home. As time allows, the celebrity chefs will take questions from the audience. Seating is on a first come, first served basis and samples will be offered to those in the audience. Albertsons Sav-On is providing the ingredients to all the celebrity chefs and helping to reinforce the idea that great cooking need not be comprised of hard to find ingredients.

Celebrity Chefs Cooking Demonstration Schedule:

Friday, October 26, 2012

  • 1 p.m. Chef Chris Conlon, FIX at Bellagio
  • 2 p.m. Chef Mike Armstrong, TAO Asian Bistro
  • 7 p.m. Chef Mimmo Ferraro, Ferraro’s

Saturday, October 27, 2012

  • 1 p.m. Chef Massimiliano Campanari, LAVO at The Palazzo
  • 3 p.m. Chef Geno Bernardo, NOVE Italiano at The Palms

Sunday, October 28, 2012

  • 1 p.m. Chef Dave Middleton, Marche Bacchus French Bistro
  • 7 p.m. Chef Eric Suniga, Culinary Dropout at Hard Rock Hotel

The celebrity chef cooking demonstrations are included with admission to Nevada Wild Fest. Adults are $9, senior citizens, military and college students are $7 with ID, and children aged three and under are free. Nevada Wild Fest admission includes access to the musical performances, celebrity meet and greets, DockDogs competition, Haunted Maze, and more!  For more information, visit www.nevadawildfest.com.

About The Lili Claire Foundation

The Lili Claire Foundation is a private medical center dedicated to helping special needs children and adults with any type of neurogenetic condition; such as, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Down Syndrome, Williams Syndrome and Autism – all of these programs and services are provided free of charge.  Patients are diagnosed and treated under the medial direction of Dr. Colleen Morris and her team of professionals from the University Nevada School of Medicine.  The Lili Claire Foundation is proud to have been serving the Las Vegas community and Nevada for almost a decade. For more information, please visit www.liliclairefoundation.org.

About Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, home of the World Series of Poker, offers guests a unique all-suite hotel experience. Complete with 2,522 all-suite hotel rooms, the property overlooks the famous Las Vegas Strip and sits one block west of the famed boulevard. The resort features a variety of entertainment options including headliners Penn and Teller, the world-famous Chippendales and the Show in the Sky, as well as the Crown Theater & Nightclub. Rio is home to a diverse array of dining and nightlife experiences including, the famous Martorano’s, Voodoo Steak, KJ Dim Sum & Seafood, iBar and VooDoo Beach. Rio also offers the Rio Secco Golf Club. Recognized by USA Today as one of the “Top 10 Golf Destinations in the World,” Rio Secco Golf Club is an 18-hole championship course designed by famed architect Rees Jones and home to the Butch Harmon School of Golf. Find Rio on Facebook and follow on Twitter.

Rio, along with all Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas resorts, including Caesars Palace, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Paris Las Vegas, Flamingo Las Vegas, Harrah’s, Bally’s, Imperial Palace and Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon, proudly prohibit adding hidden resort fees to hotel guest room rates. For information on No Resort Fees visit www.caesars.com/vegasnoresortfees.

King’s Room Karaoke hosted by DJ Squirrel and Karaoke XXX at The King’s Room inside Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

 

Updated schedule of events for The King’s Room inside

Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

Please find a list below of upcoming events at The King’s Room located inside Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. Please note there may have been changes to events previously announced.

WEEKLY ENTERTAINMENT:

– King’s Room Karaoke – Tuesdays — Party during the week with karaoke inside The King’s Room. Admission is free. 10:30 p.m.

– After Hours “A Late Night Affair” — Fridays – The King’s Room just went late night with After Hours “A Late Night Affair” every Friday. Guests get to enjoy dubstep music while welcoming the weekend. Admission is free.

– Rock In The King’s Room — Saturdays – Enjoy well-known rock artists every Saturday at 10 p.m.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Friday, Jan. 6, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Friday, Jan. 6, 2012

After Hours – “A Late Night Affair”

2 a.m. to 8 a.m.

The King’s Room just went late night with After Hours “A Late Night Affair” every Friday. Guests can enjoy dubstep music presented by house music DJs while welcoming the weekend in a big way. Admission is free.

Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012

Dub Church

10:30 p.m.

Enjoy the sounds of dubstep, drumstep, hip-hop and other party popping music with Dub Church, the newest addition to The King’s Room.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Monday, Jan. 9, 2012

Karaoke XXX

10 p.m. Doors

Karaoke just got a new look with Karaoke XXX in The King’s Room. The night is specially hosted by adult entertainment stars that will bring the heat to the exciting venue. No cover.

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012

King’s Room Karaoke hosted by DJ Squirrel

10 p.m. Doors

Party during the week with karaoke inside The King’s Room hosted by DJ Squirrel. Admission is free.

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Friday, Jan. 13, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Friday, Jan. 13, 2012

After Hours – “A Late Night Affair”

2 a.m. to 8 a.m.

The King’s Room just went late night with After Hours “A Late Night Affair” every Friday. Guests can enjoy dubstep music presented by house music DJs while welcoming the weekend in a big way. Admission is free.

Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012

Dub Church

10:30 p.m.

Enjoy the sounds of dubstep, drumstep, hip-hop and other party popping music with Dub Church, the newest addition to The King’s Room.

Monday, Jan. 16, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Monday, Jan. 16, 2012

Karaoke XXX

10 p.m. Doors

Karaoke just got a new look with Karaoke XXX in The King’s Room. The night is specially hosted by adult entertainment stars that will bring the heat to the exciting venue. No cover.

Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012

King’s Room Karaoke hosted by DJ Squirrel

10 p.m. Doors

Party during the week with karaoke inside The King’s Room hosted by DJ Squirrel. Admission is free.

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Friday, Jan. 20, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

Friday, Jan. 21, 2012

After Hours – “A Late Night Affair”

2 a.m. to 8 a.m.

The King’s Room just went late night with After Hours “A Late Night Affair” every Friday. Guests can enjoy dubstep music presented by house music DJs while welcoming the weekend in a big way. Admission is free.

Saturday, Jan. 22, 2012

Comedy In The King’s Room

7 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.

A variety of comedic acts will perform. Tickets start at $39.50.

About The King’s Room

The King’s Room is located inside Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. The company is overseen by attorney and entertainment veteran Darin Feinstein who has owned and operated music venues, nightclubs and entertainment outlets for more than 10 years. In addition to purchasing the world famous The Viper Room from actor Johnny Depp, Feinstein’s companies have produced thousands of live shows and events in multiple cities nationwide, including Crown Theater and Nightclub. www.thecrownvegas.com.

About Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino offers guests a unique all-suite hotel experience. Complete with 2,522 all-suite hotel rooms, the property overlooks the famous Las Vegas Strip, and sits one block west of the famed boulevard. The resort features a variety of entertainment options including headliners Penn and Teller, the world-famous Chippendales and the Show in the Sky. Rio is home to a diverse array of dining and nightlife experiences including, the famous Voodoo Lounge, Martorano’s, McFadden’s, iBar and VooDoo Beach. Rio also offers the Rio Secco Golf Club. Recognized by USA Today as one of the “Top 10 Golf Destinations in the World,” Rio Secco Golf Club is an 18-hole championship course designed by famed architect Rees Jones and home to the Butch Harmon School of Golf. For more information, visit www.riolasvegas.com, find us on Facebook and follow on Twitter.

Rio, along with all Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas resorts, including Caesars Palace, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Paris Las Vegas, Flamingo Las Vegas, Harrah’s, Bally’s, Imperial Palace and Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon, proudly prohibit adding hidden resort fees to hotel guest room rates. For information on No Resort Fees visit www.caesars.com/vegasnoresortfees.

McFADDEN’S HOST THE ULTIMATE ‘F-UNR’ TAILGATE PARTY

McFADDEN’S HOST THE ULTIMATE ‘F-UNR’ TAILGATE PARTY
Say ‘F’ to UNR at McFadden’s Saturday, Oct. 8

 

There comes a time every year when UNLV fans turn on their UNR friends and family in support of the state’s biggest sports rivalry. This year McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino is standing behind their hometown team in saying ‘F-UNR.’ On Saturday, Oct. 8, the Irish pub will host the ultimate tailgate party with football fare and amazing drink specials as the running Rebels take on the boys in blue.

UNLV fans will enjoy watching every minute of the ball game on McFadden’s multiple big screen televisions as their favorite team scores touchdown after touchdown. Running Rebel revelers will relish in the rocking Irish pub’s extensive menu, perfect for tailgating season. Guests will chow down on 11 different types of wings along with burgers, sandwiches and much more, all washed down with ice cold beer. Once the game is over, football fans can continue the party with a pregame open bar from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. for only $15 and an open bar from 10 p.m. until 1 a.m. for $20 for ladies and $30 for guys. Plus, anyone wearing UNLV attire will receive their open bar at a discounted price, and all local ladies will enjoy $1 cocktails.

Sin City’s rowdiest party bar has hosted such celebrities as Steve-O, Vanilla Ice, a handful of Playboy Playmates and a variety of adult entertainers. McFadden’s presents nightly specials including: Laid Back Mondays, Ultimate Karaoke Tuesdays, Sexy Drunken Trivia Wednesdays, Beerfest Thursdays, The Party Open Bar Saturdays and Sin Sundays. McFadden’s gorgeous Lucky Charms and jovial Ministers of Hospitality ensure everyone has fun, whether they’re there to watch the game, throw back a few drinks, play beer pong, or simply enjoy a bite to eat. Best known for its beers and libations, McFadden’s offers a full bar featuring dozens of favorite draught beers, 90-ounce fishbowl cocktails and frozen drinks.

McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon is open from 4 p.m. until 2 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 4 p.m. until 4 a.m. on Saturday 11 a.m. until 4 a.m. and 11 a.m. until 2 a.m. on Sunday. For more information, call 702.270.6200 or visit McFaddensVegas.com. Be sure to follow McFadden’s on Twitter @McFaddensLV and become a fan at Facebook.com/McFaddensLasVegas.

McFADDEN’S OPENS DOORS FOR “SOCIAL SOCIAL EVENT”

 

McFADDEN’S OPENS DOORS FOR “SOCIAL SOCIAL EVENT”

McFadden’s goes Networking with Twitter, Facebook and Foursquare

 McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino invites social media fanatics for a special ‘Social Social Event’ every third Friday of the month. McFadden’s will give back to their Twitter followers, Facebook fans and anyone to check-in on Foursquare in this once a month exclusive event.

 

The rowdy Irish pub is offering specials to patrons who show the invite Tweet, RSVP to the Facebook event, or check-in on Foursquare that evening. The media partygoers will enjoy free drinks as they Tweet, tag and tell all their friends about their costless evening. Social media gurus will enjoy that month’s featured cocktail and draft beer on the house from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. Plus, guests can stick around for live entertainment starting at 10 p.m., and all local ladies will enjoy $1 drinks from 10 p.m. until close.

 

McFadden’s presents nightly specials including: Laid Back Mondays, Ultimate Karaoke Tuesdays, Totally Trivia Wednesdays, Beerfest Thursdays, McFadden’s LIVE Fridays and ‘The Party’ Open Bar Saturdays. McFadden’s gorgeous Lucky Charms and jovial Ministers of Hospitality ensure everyone has fun, whether they’re there to watch the game, throw back a few drinks, play beer pong, or simply enjoy a bite to eat. Plus, birthdays, bachelorettes and bachelors drink free anytime and all the time at McFadden’s and local ladies drink for a dollar Thursday through Saturday nights from 10 p.m. until close. Best known for its beers and libations, McFadden’s offers a full bar featuring dozens of favorite draught beers, 90-ounce fishbowl cocktails and frozen drinks.

 

McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon is open from 4 p.m. until 2 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 4 p.m. until 4 a.m. on Saturday 11 a.m. until 4 a.m. and 11 a.m. until 2 a.m. on Sunday.  For more information, call 702.270.6200 or visit McFaddensVegas.com. Be sure to follow McFadden’s on Twitter @McFaddensLV and become a fan at www.Facebook.com/McFaddensLasVegas.

 

McFADDEN’S HONORS STAR TREKKERS AND PROHIBITION SUFFERERS IN AN UNUSUAL WEEKEND CELEBRATION

McFADDEN’S HONORS STAR TREKKERS AND PROHIBITION SUFFERERS IN AN UNUSUAL WEEKEND CELEBRATION

Live Long, Prosper and Drink As If the Prohibition is Back August 10 Through 14

McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino will honor United States history in two unique ways with a jam-packed weekend of partying. The rowdy Irish pub will honor of one of our nation’s top pop culture classics, Star Trek, Wednesday, August 10 through Sunday, August 14. Saturday, August 13 the restaurant and saloon will drink to those who suffered through the Prohibition with outstanding cocktail specials and prize giveaways.

McFadden’s will transform into the “Starship Enterprise” for a long weekend of Trekkie fun with Quark’s Bar specialty drinks inspired by the one and only STARFLEET. For only $8 party-goers will sip on such cocktails as the Borg Queen and the Mind Meld as well as Warp Core Breach Fishbowls for only $30. Star Trek fans and drinking fans alike will enjoy an open bar from 10 p.m. until 1 a.m. at only $20 for ladies and $30 for guys, and all local ladies will only pay a dollar for each of their cocktails all night. Plus, Friday, August 12th the JV All-Stars will take the McFadden’s stage to perform live from 10 p.m. until 1:30 a.m.

Saturday night McFadden’s takes a break from the Trekker fun to tip their fedora to those who endured the Prohibition with a “20s Prohibition Party.” The Original Moonshine Whiskey sponsored evening will feature $4 Moonshine cocktails all night long.  Guests can kick-off the night with a “Happy 2 Hours” from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. for only $15, and continue to drink unlimited cocktails from 10 p.m. until 1 a.m. priced at $20 for ladies and $30 for guys. Plus, local ladies will enjoy dollar drinks from 10 p.m. until close. The evening livens up as a live Dixie Land band takes the stage at 9 p.m. for some knee-slapping fun, and partygoers can share cocktails or pose for photos with an Al Capone look-alike and sexy flapper girls. Plus, guests who dress in costume or say the Speakeasy password from the McFadden’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/McFaddensVegas) will receive a discounted open bar.

McFadden’s presents nightly specials including: Laid Back Mondays, Ultimate Karaoke Tuesdays, Totally Trivia Wednesdays, Beerfest Thursdays, McFadden’s LIVE Fridays and ‘The Party’ Open Bar Saturdays. McFadden’s gorgeous Lucky Charms and jovial Ministers of Hospitality ensure everyone has fun, whether they’re there to watch the game, throw back a few drinks, play beer pong, or simply enjoy a bite to eat. Plus, birthdays, bachelorettes and bachelors drink free anytime and all the time at McFadden’s and local ladies drink for a dollar Thursday through Saturday nights from 10 p.m. until close. Best known for its beers and libations, McFadden’s offers a full bar featuring dozens of favorite draught beers, 90-ounce fishbowl cocktails and frozen drinks.

McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon is open from 4 p.m. until 2 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 4 p.m. until 4 a.m. on Thursday and Friday, 11 a.m. until 4 a.m. on Saturday 11 a.m. until 2 a.m. on Sunday.  For more information, call 702.270.6200 or visit www.McFaddensVegas.com.