Sweet Georgia Brown, it’s the Harlem Globetrotters
Start whistling that catchy tune! The zany—and always family-friendly—Harlem Globetrotters go up against the Washington Generals at the Orleans Arena on Thur., Feb. 5 at 7 p.m. with seats available for $24, $28, $33, $41, $63 & $121. A special “Magic Pass” is an extra $22 and allows fans to get in 30 minutes early and interact with the team from 5:30-6 p.m., prior to general ticket entry. Call 702-284-7777 or visit orleansarena.com.
Fill up with Mercadito Taco Challenge at Red Rock
Beginning Sun., Feb. 1, Mercadito, a hot spot for Mexican food at Red Rock Resort, will be offering an all-you-can-eat taco feast every Sun.-Mon. For just $19.50 per person, patrons can eat tacos all day long. For those with a really hearty appetite, put your money where your mouth is and spend $40 to take the Mercadito Challenge. Any customer consuming 32 or more tacos in one hour will receive their meal for free and will take home a $200 gift card for a future visit. Winners will also be invited back next fall to compete in the grand competition where the winner will receive tacos for life! Call 702-979-3609.
Catch host Bart Torres’ Las Vegas Connection for your key to the city every Friday, 7-10 p.m., on the Highway Vibe 98.1/98.9/99.7 FM. Former Mayor Oscar Goodman, now Chairman of the LVCVA Host Committee, is an exclusive guest sharing his inside tips about Sin City. Find archives and current shows at thelasvegasconnection.com. Follow @Bart_Torres on Twitter.