Live Music and Poolside Fun Come to Summerlin with JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort’s Friday Night Pool Parties

Live Music and Poolside Fun Come to Summerlin
with JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort’s Friday Night Pool Parties

Special Tweetup & Raffle during May 18 Party
with 70s Cover Band Basic Boogie

Friday nights in Las Vegas’ Summerlin area receive a fun new offering with JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort’s series of pool parties scheduled throughout May.  Local families are invited to the JW Marriott Las Vegas’ luxurious pool to enjoy live entertainment, $6 food specials and drink specials, featuring $6 margaritas and $3 domestic beers, each Friday from 5 to 9 p.m.

 

As a kickoff to the poolside entertainment planned throughout summer, the resort will host the #JWPoolParty Tweetup during the party on Friday, May 18. Those who RSVP for the Tweetup online (http://bit.ly/IJSBts) will receive one complimentary beverage to that evening’s party.  Individuals tweeting throughout the evening will also be entered into a raffle drawing for the chance to win one of two great raffle prizes, including a summer-long family membership to the JW Marriott Las Vegas pool (valued at $1,800) or a spa and dining package for Aquae Sulis Spa and the resort’s Ceres restaurant.

The May 18 party will open and close with a DJ spinning from 5 to 6 p.m. and 8 to 9 p.m.  The DJ performances will bookend a live-music set from local 70’s tribute band Basic Boogie from 6 to 8 p.m.

During each party, the resort’s Waterside Café will have a weekly $6 menu offering chips and salsa with grilled jalapeños, cheese quesadillas, California rolls with pickled ginger and soy sauce, a fresh, seasonal fruit plate with strawberry yogurt for dipping, fish tacos, and pulled pork sliders with coleslaw and French fries.

The summer entertainment series will continue at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa pool with pool parties on May 25 featuring reggae band Island Spice and June 1 featuring classic rock band Yellow Brick Road. For more information, please call 702-869-7807.

About JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa
JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa features 548 oversized guestrooms set amid 54 acres of lush gardens. Located in Summerlin, 20 minutes northwest of the famous Las Vegas Strip, the resort is close enough to indulge in the city’s amenities, but far enough away to enjoy golfing on one of the courses surrounding the resort or explore beautiful Red Rock Canyon. Indulge yourself at JW Marriott’s luxurious Aquae Sulis Spa or lounge by the grass-edged pool. Plus, the resort features a wide selection of dining and entertainment options, from casual to elegant. All services and amenities synonymous with JW Marriott are at your fingertips when you visit. JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa: 221 N. Rampart Blvd., Toll Free: 877-869-8777, www.jwlasvegasresort.com.

 

Stay up to date with the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa on Facebook and Twitter.

 

About JW Marriott
JW Marriott is part of Marriott International’s luxury portfolio and consists of beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. These elegant hotels cater to today’s sophisticated, self-assured travelers, offering them the quiet luxury they seek in a warmly authentic, relaxed atmosphere lacking in pretense. JW Marriott properties artfully provide highly crafted, anticipatory experiences that are reflective of their locale so that their guests have the time to focus on what is most important to them. Currently, there are 45 JW Marriott hotels in 19 countries; by 2013 the portfolio will encompass 73 properties in 28 countries.

 

About Marriott International
Marriott International is a leading lodging company with more than 3,400 lodging properties in 68 countries and territories. Marriott International operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites Inn and Bulgari brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club, The Ritz-Carlton Residences and Grand Residences by Marriott brands; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland USA, and had approximately 137,000 employees at 2009 yearend. It is recognized by Fortune magazine as one of the best companies to work for, and by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as Partner of the Year since 2004. In fiscal year 2009, Marriott International reported sales from continuing operations of nearly $11 billion. For more information, please visit our web site at www.marriott.com

 

Countdown to Aid for AIDS of Nevada’s 2012 AIDS Walk Las Vegas with Fundraising Tweetup at Blue Martini

Countdown to Aid for AIDS of Nevada’s 2012 AIDS Walk Las Vegas
with Fundraising Tweetup at Blue Martini
Monday, April 9 from 8 to 10 p.m

In anticipation of the 22nd annual AIDS Walk Las Vegas, Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN) will host a fundraising Tweetup during Blue Martini’s Manic Mondaze event on Monday, April 9 from 8 to 10 p.m.

For a donation of $20, partygoers are invited to mix, mingle and tweet while enjoying an open bar provided by Van Gogh vodka.  All proceeds from the event will benefit AFAN, Nevada’s largest nonprofit serving the HIV/AIDS community.

For more information and to RSVP to the event, please visit http://bit.ly/H7NOR5.

AFAN hosts the official AIDS Walk Las Vegas at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) campus on Sunday, April 15 at 8 a.m. Participants may register for the AIDS Walk as individuals, join an existing team or start their own team. Registration is free, but a minimum donation of $50 per person is encouraged. To register, please visit AFANLV.ORG. To join the Penn & Teller Challenge, click here and follow the Penn & Teller Challenge link to ‘Join Our Team.’

 

About AFAN
Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN) was founded in 1984 and is the oldest and largest AIDS service organization in the state of Nevada. 2009 marked AFAN’s 25th anniversary of practicing its unyielding commitment to the community by providing unparalleled health expertise, support and advocacy for adults and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS in southern Nevada. Over the years, AFAN has created various programs that offer consistent and comprehensive assistance including direct client service programs, food programs, prevention and education programs and community outreach.  As part of AFAN’s mission, these client service programs assist in enhancing the physical health and psychosocial wellness of the individuals they serve, while promoting dignity and improving the quality of their lives. For more information, please visit www.afanlv.org.

 

Keep up with AFAN events and news on Facebook and Twitter.

 

El Cortez Hosts Community Forum and Tweetup to Celebrate the Successes and Future of Downtown Las Vegas

El Cortez Hosts Community Forum and Tweetup to Celebrate
the Successes and Future of Downtown Las Vegas

What:  El Cortez Hotel & Casino is hosting the Toast to Downtown Tweetup and community forum. The event will be a celebration of the recent developments in downtown Las Vegas and a preview of what is still to come from some of the area’s most influential businesspeople

When:
Thursday, March 1
6 – 8 p.m.

Where:
The Parlour at El Cortez Hotel & Casino
600 East Fremont Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Details: Fans of El Cortez and downtown are invited to The Parlour inside the iconic hotel-casino to enjoy refreshing cocktails, complimentary passed appetizers, live lounge entertainment and a panel of speakers featuring individuals who are shaping the future of downtown. All those interested in attending should RSVP at http://twtvite.com/evnoh2.

Representatives from various downtown businesses will discuss recent developments to the area and the future of the neighborhood at the event. Individuals scheduled to speak during the event include Jonathan Ullman, executive director for The National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement; Danielle Kelly, executive director for the Neon Museum; Jennifer and Michael Cornthwaite, managing partners for Emergency Arts; Miles Dickson, vice president of Moonridge Group and board member of Downtown Cares and Alexandra Epstein, executive vice president of El Cortez.

For more information on El Cortez, visit the hotel casino’s Facebook and Twitter pages

Las Vegas Locomotives Get Ready for the 2011 UFL Season with Tweetup at Grimaldi’s Pizzeria

Las Vegas Locomotives Get Ready for the 2011 UFL Season with Tweetup at Grimaldi’s Pizzeria
Sept. 15 from 6-8 p.m. at Grimaldi’s on South Rainbow

The Las Vegas Locomotives (Locos) are getting ready for the 2011 United Football League (UFL) season by hosting a Tweetup for fans on Thursday, Sept. 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Grimaldi’s Pizzeria on Rainbow Blvd and the 215 at 7155 S. Rainbow Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89113.

Fans will have the opportunity to meet and mingle two days before the Locos kick off the 2011 UFL season on the road against Sacramento Mountain Lions on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Locos merchandise, apparel and photos will be up for grabs in raffle drawings throughout the event, and all Tweetup attendees will receive a voucher that can be redeemed for a ticket to a Locos home game this season. Members of the Las Vegas Locomotives Locomotion dance team will also be on hand to pump up the Locos spirit.

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria will provide complimentary pizza and soft drinks throughout the Tweetup.

The Las Vegas Locomotives 2011 home campaign includes games on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 5 p.m. against the Omaha Nighthawks, Saturday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. against the Sacramento Mountain Lions and Thursday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. against the Virginia Destroyers. All home games are played at Sam Boyd Stadium.

About the Las Vegas Locomotives
The Las Vegas Locomotives are the two-time defending champions of the United Football League (UFL). Led by Head Coach Jim Fassel, the team plays all home games at Sam Boyd Stadium and is the last of the four original UFL franchises to continue playing in its original home city. Fassel also serves as president and general manager of the franchise. Known as “The Locos” to local fans, the team has developed a strong following throughout Las Vegas by maintaining an active role in the community and showing strong leadership both on and off the field. Complete team and ticket information can be found online at lasvegaslocos.com. Tickets can also be purchased by calling 702.877.LOCO.

Keep up with all Las Vegas Locomotives news, scores and information by following the team on Facebook (Las Vegas Locos) and Twitter (@LasVegasLocos).

About Grimaldi’s Pizzeria
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria has over 100-years of pizza making traditions and is famous for pizzas baked to perfection in the signature coal burning oven. In the world of pizza, Grimaldi’s is an institution that has garnered more awards than any other pizzeria in the country with more celebrity sightings than most 5-star restaurants. Using only the freshest ingredients, a “secret recipe” pizza sauce, handmade mozzarella cheese and dough, Grimaldi’s serves traditional pizza (as it began in Naples, Italy) in an upscale yet casual, family oriented pizzeria.

For menu or locations, please visit us at grimaldispizzeria.com

Las Vegas Locomotives Get Ready for the 2011 UFL Season with Tweetup at Grimaldi’s Pizzeria

  


Las Vegas Locomotives Get Ready for the 2011 UFL Season with Tweetup at Grimaldi’s Pizzeria
Sept. 15 from 6-8 p.m. at Grimaldi’s on South Rainbow

 

The Las Vegas Locomotives (Locos) are getting ready for the 2011 United Football League (UFL) season by hosting a Tweetup for fans on Thursday, Sept. 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Grimaldi’s Pizzeria on 7155 S. Rainbow Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89113.

 

Fans will have the opportunity to meet and mingle two days before the Locos kick off the 2011 UFL season on the road against Sacramento Mountain Lions on Saturday, Sept. 17 at 7:30 p.m.  Locos merchandise, apparel and photos will be up for grabs in raffle drawings throughout the event, and all Tweetup attendees will receive a voucher that can be redeemed for a ticket to a Locos home game this season.  Members of the Las Vegas Locomotives Locomotion dance team will also be on hand to pump up the Locos spirit.

 

Grimaldi’s will provide complimentary appetizers, pizza squares and soft drinks throughout the Tweetup.  The first 25 Tweeters to arrive will also receive a voucher for one complimentary beer, sangria or glass of house wine.

 

The Las Vegas Locomotives 2011 home campaign includes games on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 5 p.m. against the Omaha Nighthawks, Saturday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. against the Sacramento Mountain Lions and Thursday, oct. 27 at 7 p.m. against the Virginia Destroyers. All home games are played at Sam Boyd Stadium.

 

 About the Las Vegas Locomotives

 

The Las Vegas Locomotives are the two-time defending champions of the United Football League (UFL). Led by Head Coach Jim Fassel, the team plays all home games at Sam Boyd Stadium and is the last of the four original UFL franchises to continue playing in its original home city. Fassel also serves as president and general manager of the franchise. Known as “The Locos” to local fans, the team has developed a strong following throughout Las Vegas by maintaining an active role in the community and showing strong leadership both on and off the field. Complete team and ticket information can be found online at lasvegaslocos.com. Tickets can also be purchased by calling 702.877.LOCO.

 

Keep up with all Las Vegas Locomotives news, scores and information by following the team on Facebook (Las Vegas Locos) and Twitter (@LasVegasLocos).

 

 

 

Hash House A Go Go hosts first ever Island Party Tweetup

Hash House A Go Go hosts first ever Island Party Tweetup

WHO:
Hash House A Go Go, Mix 94.1 and Pipeline2paradise.com

WHAT:
Hash House A Go Go is bringing together Mix 94.1 and Pipeline2paradise.com with special guest Mahi for the first ever Island Party Tweetup that will be full of music, food and prizes. There will be a live remote with JC from Mix 94.1 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and live music by Mahi from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Guests can enjoy their first tropical drink free with drink specials running from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The restaurant will be serving “light pupus” during the night and an Island Dinner Special will be offered during the party. Everyone will walk away with a Hash House A Go Go offer.

Hash House A Go Go will be giving away $25 gift certificates every 15 minutes during the live remote by Mix 94.1 and they will also be holding a Grand Prize Drawing to win a $100 dinner gift certificate to be used at each of the four Hash House locations in Las Vegas. This makes a total value of $400.

Make sure to tweet “I’m eating/drinking at the M Resort Hash House A Go Go” and use the hashtag #HashHouseIslandParty when tweeting during the party.

WHEN:
Thursday, July 21
5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

WHERE:
Hash House A Go Go
Inside M Resort Spa Casino
12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Henderson, NV 89044

About Hash House A Go Go
Hash House A Go Go brings farm-fresh food with a funky, modern twist to the locals and visitors of Las Vegas. The well-known restaurant is famous for its unusual décor and enormous portions. The restaurant has garnered dozens of local and national accolades and has been featured on the Food Network, “Martha Stewart,” “Dr. Phil” and the popular Travel Channel program, “Man v. Food.” For reservations or inquiries, please call the Sahara location at (702) 804-4646, the Imperial Palace location at (702) 254-4646, the M Resort Spa Casino location at (702) 797-1500 or visit www.hashhouseagogo.com/vegas.