Comedian Cedric the Entertainer popped in to see the Donny & Marie show at Flamingo Las Vegas on Sep. 12, 2012, and we’ve got some photographic proof. This blog has long said one of the best things about Donny and Marie Osmond’s show at Flamingo is the funny stuff (they sing and dance a little,….
The Empire Comedy show has closed up shop at the Napoleon Lounge inside Paris Las Vegas. No word yet on when, where or if Empire Comedy, which featured a revolving slate of comedians, might turn up again. The good news is that stand-up abounds on the Las Vegas Strip, so there’s no shortage of chortles…..
The first thing you notice when you step inside Carlos’n Charlie’s restaurant at Flamingo Las Vegas is all the smiles. That’s because this lively spot prides itself on creating a party atmosphere, augmented with frosty beverages, visitors won’t soon forget. This blog loves the quirky, self-deprecating humor the restaurant uses in its signage and ads,….
Today’s free Las Vegas meal idea comes from our friends at Carlo’n Charlie’s restaurant at Flamingo. Learn more about this irreverent restaurant on the official Flamingo Las Vegas site, or find them on Facebook.
You never know who’s going to turn up in Las Vegas. This weekend (Aug. 26, 2012), Flamingo Las Vegas magician Nathan Burton got some special guests at his show, Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones. Want to know this blog’s favorite part of the photo, other than the Catherine Zeta-Jones part, of course? Nathan Burton’s classy….
This blog loves it some classic Las Vegas! Here’s a charming look at Sin City in 1956, narrated by Ray Lindstrom who shot the 8mm footage featuring some iconic Vegas hotels like the El Rancho, Flamingo, Sands, Silver Slipper, Desert Inn, Thunderbird and Sahara. Many of the landmarks shot in the video are gone, but….
Center Cut at Flamingo Las Vegas might not have a celebrity chef’s name on its sign (not that there’s anything wrong with that), but each night, the restaurant serves up hearty fare in a lively atmosphere, completely free of anything even remotely stodgy or pretentious. At Center Cut, every meal begins with some fresh bread,….
It was a photo op that spawned a thousand laughs as comedy greats Brad Garrett (“Everybody Loves Raymond”) and Kevin Nealon (everything else) dropped in on Donny and Marie Osmond after their show at Flamingo Las Vegas on July 6, 2012. Thanks to our friends at Cashman Photo for the pic. Donny and Marie can….
Today’s hooch is brought to you by the fun-loving folks at Carlos’n Charlie’s at Flamingo Las Vegas. How does this blog know they’re fun-loving? Because we’ve personally had fun there. Between 10:00 p.m. and midnight, Carlos’n Charlie’s offers $3 shots of El Jimador tequila. “El Jimador,” of course, is Spanish for, “How did I end….
What’s better than a Vegas cocktail? How about two for the price of one? How about blog posts that don’t start with questions? Are we ready to move on yet? The Center Cut Steakhouse at Flamingo Las Vegas has launched a new happy hour, but since it goes from noon to midnight, calling it a….
It’s hard to believe. Siblings Donny and Marie Osmond have been doing what they do for five decades. If you wonder what keeps the magic alive, take a look at this amusing video of these two during an appearance on CNN Newsroom. Their rapport, and good-natured rivalry, is truly one-of-a-kind, and it more than comes….
Carlos’n Charlie’s restaurant at Flamingo Vegas might call this a “Traditional Sangria,” but it doesn’t look like any sangria we’ve ever seen. Behold the stratified goodness. This blog has gone to great lengths (we asked) to get you the recipe for this eye-popping cocktail. It’s a metaphor, by the way. No actual eye-popping is involved…..
In Vegas, one of the most exciting things you can see is a construction wall. Why? Because when a door closes in Sin City, a window almost always opens. Or something. The Promenade Gift Shop at Flamingo Las Vegas, former home of celebrity appearances and beaded flamingos, recently closed and grew one of these mysterious….
Here’s a cocktail that promises to whip that summer thirst into submission: It’s the mango margarita at Carlos’n Charlie’s restaurant (and, ahem, bar) at Flamingo Las Vegas. One of the secrets of this refreshing kick to the cojones (in a good way) is the mixture of spices on its rim. The star is Tajin spice,….
It’s been weeks of Las Vegas public appearances and poolside pulchritudinousness for the 51 Miss USA contestants, but last night (June 3, 2012) at Planet Hollywood, Miss Rhode Island prevailed to become Miss USA 2012. Based upon our very scientific methodology (taking photos and chatting with her briefly, poolside), this blog predicts Olivia Culpo will….