Access Vegas Insider Vibe September 3, 2014

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September Specials

Chefs To The Max To Host “Sunday Supper” Kerry Simon’s Carson Kitchen

news-Carson-Kitchen-Rooftop-Patio-2 Chefs to the Max will host ‘Sunday Supper’ from 6 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at Celebrity Chef Kerry Simon’s new Carson Kitchen in Downtown Las Vegas. The mini dine-around will feature a collaboration of neighborhood off-Strip chefs with 100 percent of proceeds going toward the recovery of Max Jacobson, a popular local food writer from Vegas Seven who was critically injured last December.

‘Sunday Supper,’ priced at $75 per person, will be hosted by Carson Kitchen Executive Chef Matt Andrews and feature the cuisine of celebrated local chefs including: Vic “Vegas” Moea of V’s CafÚ; Luciano Pellegrini and JosÚ Aleman of Marche Bacchus French Bistro and Wine Shop; Ming See Woo of F· Asian Kitchen inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino; Paloma Cuellar of La Comida; and Chris Palmeri of Naked City Pizza and Desnudo Tacos. O Face Doughnuts, which shares the old John E. Carson Hotel with Carson Kitchen, will also offer tasty treats.

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Chayo Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar To Get Festive This Mexican Independence Day With Authentic Menu

news-Chayo-cocktail-Puncho-Villa1 Chayo Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar at The LINQ will celebrate Mexican Independence Day with a specialty menu from Friday, Sept. 12 through Tuesday, Sept. 16.

A Mexico City native, Executive Chef Ernesto Zendejas has crafted an authentic menu of Mexican specialties, available exclusively for the holiday. Guests will enjoy authentic dishes including Mexican creamed corn served with pinots, priced at $8; and cochinita pivil tamales served with an nacho chile sauce, priced at $16.

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Football Parties Las Vegas 2014

Gear Up For Football Fun At PBR Rock Bar & Grill

news-PBR-Rock-Bar-Interior-2PBR Rock Bar & Grill inside Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will welcome the 2014-2015 football season with viewing parties for pigskin enthusiasts starting Thursday, Sept. 4. NFL and NCAA fans alike can stop by the party spot every Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday to catch their favorite team on PBRÆs 105 HD TVs and four projector screens. PBR Rock Bar will also offer an all-day open bar exclusively on Saturdays and Sundays, priced at $100 per person

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Rockhouse Scores With NFL And NCAA Viewing Parties

news-Rockhouse-Bar-squareRockhouse, located inside the The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian and The Palazzo will celebrate the 2014-2015 football season starting Thursday, Sept. 4 with NFL and NCAA viewing parties every Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday.

Pigskin enthusiasts who rally up an appetite can nosh on RockhouseÆs game-day snacks, such as Buffalo wings; Philly cheese steak sliders, grilled steak, peppers, onions, mushrooms, Swiss cheese on whole wheat bun; or the Hot Mess, 100 percent beef foot long, cheddar cheese, sauerkraut, tomatoes, green chillis, diced onions and chipotle mayo. With more than 80 high-definition televisions and a state-of-the-art sound system, Rockhouse showcases every professional game and most college games, plus offers views of several televisions from any vantage point.

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Striking Boulder From Nevada Desert Marks Entrance To New Delano Las Vegas

news-Delano-boulder Delano Las Vegas combines the signature Delano South Beach style with elements of the Mojave Desert to create a memorable arrival experience in an atmosphere that embraces the surrounding landscape. Upon arrival into the hotel, guests will discover the desert inspiration as they walk between a 126,000-pound boulder that was carefully and painstakingly divided in half.

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Latest Concerts Added This Week!

There is no better place to see your favorite acts then in Las Vegas! You’re relaxed, can enjoy a fine meal, have some cocktails without the worry of driving, and no alarm is going to jar you awake all too early the next morning.

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What We’re Watching!
Vegas Videos You’ll Enjoy


    • Las Vegas Zip Line, SlotZilla, Now Boasts Zoomline – The upper zip line of Slotzilla at the Fremont Street Experience is now open. You start from 114 feet in the air and zoom Superman-style the length of 5 football fields. Opinions are mixed. The attraction will draw more people to downtown, but has ruined the iconic sightlines up and down Fremont Street.
    • Coverage Of The Opening Of The New Aladdin (Now Planet Hollywood) – This newscast from the late 90’s had live coverage of the final preparations to open the “New” Aladdin as well as a look back at the implosion of the old property.


  • Container Park (Downtown Las Vegas) – Late last year, a new retail/entertainment complex opened in Las Vegas called Container Park. This is a project of Zappos’ Tony Hsieh’s “Downtown Project”. With stores and eateries housed in former shipping containers, the complex is home to a number of new entrepreneurs, artists and musicians. Getting to it is easy! It is right on Fremont Street. Walk east until you hit the end of the canopy. It is three more short blocks on your right. (You can’t miss it)!

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