Voice of Vegas—Foodies By The Pool
Culinary Spectacular Carnival of Cuisine set for The Palazzo
Something not to miss is the The Palazzo’s poolside Carnival of Cuisine extravaganza June 5, 6-9 p.m. This annual notable gourmet event will feature a special visit by acclaimed chef Mario Batali and showcase cuisine from numerous restaurants at both The Palazzo and The Venetian. Tickets are on sale for $100 and $150 for VIP.
Rio Welcomes 46th Annual World Series of Poker Entrants
Thousands of card sharks are participating in the 46th annual WSOP tournament, which is up and running at the Rio. The first phase continues through July 14. The second phase resumes Nov. 8 and those reaching the final table will play Nov. 9. The general public is invited to view all the action for free. This is a great way to learn the strategy behind when to hold ’em or fold ’em for any level of player, including novices, from the top poker experts in the world.
Michael Grimm Secures Summer Residency at Hard Rock Hotel
“America’s Got Talent” season-five winner Michael Grimm begins a three-month residency at Vinyl inside Hard Rock Hotel, June 5-Aug. 30. Affordable tickets are available by contacting 800-745-3000.
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.