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Swarovski Boutique Opens at Grand Bazaar Shops
More ways to spend your money! Just opened at the entrance to Bally’s is a new outdoor shopping center called the Grand Bazaar Shops, featuring a mix of 120 stores, which includes entertainment and food venues. Opening Feb. 26, Swarovski Boutique, a leader in fashion jewelry and crystal décor treasures is a welcome addition to the Strip. The boutique will include a “bartering window,” allowing patrons to negotiate a price for items they wish to purchase. Each evening at midnight, the boutique will present a Swarovski Midnight Celebration, a dazzling 3-minute-long light-and-sound show. Stores hours are daily, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m.
“Scale the Strat” to Raise Money for Nevada’s American Lung Association
If you are able, fit and ready to tackle 108 flights of stairs you can sign up to participate in the yearly “Scale the Strat” event on March 1 inside Stratosphere’s Tower. Early registration is $60 and on the day of the climb, it increases to $75. All climbers are required to pay an additional $150 to enter, with all proceeds benefiting the Nevada American Lung Association. The Stratosphere is offering special hotel rates for those registering for the climb. For additional information, call 800-998-6937.
Aliante Hosting Spring Bridal Show
Brides- and grooms-to-be are invited to attend a complimentary bridal open house and tasting at Aliante, March 1 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Registered guests will have a shot at winning a groom’s ring in a cake-dive contest, courtesy of Michael E. Minden Jewelers. Admission to the afternoon event is free; however, please register at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 702-692-7360 by Feb.27.
Photo by Isaac Brekken.
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