In This Issue: Newkirk’s Notes, Free Online Games, Desert Inn Implosion, Sushi Roku/Boa Steakhouse, Marilyn Taps Keg, Honky Tonk Angels Christmas, Show Coupons, Trip Report Giveaway, more …
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Newkirk’s Notes – comments on Las Vegas from AccessVegas.Com publisher Ted Newkirk:
As reported here two weeks ago, Wynn Las Vegas may just be looking to take the top long-time talent from MGM Mirage’s hotels that used to be be under the Mirage Resorts banner. A recent local news article Insiders see Wynn poaching workers tells the world what we told you here first.
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Desert Inn Implosion – went off without a hitch:
- Desert Inn Implosion Story
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- What’s Next For The Desert Inn Property After Implosion Story
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Sushi Roku and Boa Steakhouse – is the hot new dining experience at Caesars Forum Shops. I was under the weather and had to miss the star-studded VIP premiere for this great dining experience, but heard only great things from all who went! Related article: Sushi Roku at Forum Shops adds modern twist to traditional Japanese
German Marilyn Monroe to Tap Keg – KVEG HOT 97.5 to Give Away Scorpions and Jay-Z Tickets
On Friday, November 19, Hofbrauhaus Las Vegas is honoring a Hollywood legend their way, as Germany’s own Bettina “Marilyn” Monroe, one of the world’s greatest Marilyn Monroe look-a-likes, acts as honorary mayor for the day.
Monroe, who won first place in a Marilyn look-a-like contest and has appeared on numerous magazine covers, music videos and television programs, will be on site at the Bavarian restaurant Friday at 6 p.m to tap the honorary mayor’s keg in front of the restaurant’s diners. Hofbrauhaus information:
Honky Tonk Angels 5th Annual Holiday Show – This years’ holiday season is right around the corner, and the Honky Tonk Angels are set to debut their fifth annual holiday show, A Magical, Musical Christmas, at the Gold Coast Hotel and Casino. The show will run November 24 – 28, and December 15 – 30.
A Magical, Musical Christmas is a combination of holiday and country music favorites. Magician and comedian, Bill McRea, hosts the show, and provides great close-up magic throughout, including making one of the Angels disappear. Santa Claus will also make a guest appearance, giving the Angels a lie detector test to see if they have been good or bad this year!
Shows are at 8 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday. Prices are $24.95 for the show, or $34.95 for the show/dinner package (includes 1 drink). Tickets by calling (702) 251-3574
High Speed Internet Wireless Covers Las Vegas – Verizon Wireless chose Las Vegas to be only its third city to debut its third-generation high-speed wireless service, BroadbandAccess. The new wireless service can reach average speeds of 300 to 500 Kilabits per second, with data busts up to above 2 Megabits per second. (In layman’s terms, fast broadband internet anywhere in Las Vegas).
This service has spread to some 20 cities and airports, and is growing rapidly. You know what that means: If you have BroadbandAccess and your laptop, you can access all our great information while you are visiting. That’s right: More restaurant information, more show reviews, and more streaming video that let’s you preview for free! Plus, our convenient toll-free number let’s you nail that great show or restaurant reservation once you decide what you like.
Additional information on BroadbandAccess:
- Verizon’s new service makes LV fast city
- Get the broadband-like speed you require to work efficiently outside the office
- Getting online getting quicker for local businesses
New Year’s Eve – More events and headliners have been added. Click to our Las Vegas New Year’s Eve page for the latest!
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