SMARTY PIZZA PIE OF THE MONTH
GRIMALDI’S SIGNATURE PIE OF THE MONTH
Grimaldi’s Pizzeria and its award-winning coal-fired, brick oven pizza has introduced a new signature pizza for the month of August. Pizza fans can indulge in their classic chicken sausage and broccoli rabe pizza (pictured above), a seasonal offering which is topped with sizzling spicy chicken sausage, sautéed broccoli rabe and ricotta cheese. Get there soon to enjoy this special—it will only be available through the month of August. They are also continuing their Tuesday Tastings through the end of September offering half-off glasses, carafes and bottles of wine at their restaurants nationwide.
SMARTY LIMITED EDITION BURGER
SHAKE SHACK INTRODUCES:
A NEW LIMITED EDITION BURGER
The Burger restaurant concept that has been making burger lovers drool is adding a new limited edition burger only for a limited time. The temporary menu offering is a 100% all-natural Angus beef cheeseburger topped with tasty caramelized onions simmered in beer and bacon (Single $6.19, Double $8.99). “The beer and bacon caramelized onions bring out even more depth of flavor and juiciness to our delicious flat-top griddled burgers,” said Mark Rosati, Culinary Director of Shake Shack.
‘80s FLASHBACK AT THE ORLEANS ARENA
Pull out your scrunchies and stock up on the Aqua Net, people, because on August 7th you can experience a true ‘80s flashback at The Orleans Arena. Ten iconic artists from the decade of bad hair will rock the arena with their hit music in a super freestyle explosion. The star-studded lineup includes ‘80s hip-hop, pop and R&B musical artists: Stevie B, Expose, Taylor Dayne, Lisa Lisa, The Cover Girls, Freestyle, Debbie Deb, Trinere, Nu Shooz, and J.J. FAD. Supersonic.
VEGAS IN THE NEWS:
MARIJUANA BUDTENDER TRAINING
BOYD GAMING GIVES BACK ON 40TH ANNIVERSARY
Every Saturday in August, Boyd Gaming is giving back to the Las Vegas community by donating $1 to Three Square Food Bank for every dinner purchased at French Market Buffet at The Orleans, Ports O’Call Buffet at Gold Coast, and St. Tropez Buffet at Main Street Station. “We are thrilled to be able to collaborate with Boyd Gaming to celebrate their 40th Anniversary,” said Brian Burton, President and CEO of Three Square. “They have been cherished partners of ours and their support has helped raise even more funds to support the fight against hunger in our community.”
FOR A GOOD CAUSE
HARD ROCK – MUSIC FOR A MISSION
The hot reggae music of Inner Circle is going to make you sweat again (and/or make you want an episode of COPS) this time at a Friday night pool party on August 14th, 2015 with special guest, Fortunate Youth. As part of a summer series to benefit local charities in Southern Nevada launched by Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, proceeds from the show will be given to HELP. Operating nine departments that consist of 97 employees and serving more than 103,000 unduplicated clients each year, HELP provides assist low-income families, homeless teens and adults to become more self-sufficient through direct services, trainings and referrals. It’s a night of reggae for a good cause at the legendary Rehab pool.
SMARTY SUMMER —in VEGAS
COYOTE COUNTRY FEST WITH BIG & RICH
Saturday, Aug. 29th - The Fest hits:
The Orleans Arena
102.7 The Coyote is bringing their annual Country Fest back with Big & Rich, Rodney Adkins, Mo Pitney, Striking Matches and Clare Dunn at The Orleans Arena on Saturday August 29th, 2015. The show starts at 7:00pm and ticket prices start at only $20, so go ahead and “Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy),”—it is sure to be a great show.
From top/left clockwise - country artists:
Big & Rich, Clare Dunn, Striking Matches Rodney Adkins and Mo Pitney.
SMARTY FREE MUSIC
ROCK OF VEGAS FREE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES CONTINUES… Vistit Fremont Street Experience for FREE music under the world’s biggest video screen at Rock of Vegas Free Summer Concert Series.
SPIN DOCTORS and CHERRY POPPIN’ DADDIES
August 1st on 1st Street Stage
Spin Doctors are best-known for their two hits with irresistible pop melodies, “Two Princes” and “Little Miss Can’t Be Wrong”. Cherry Poppin’ Daddies rose to the forefront of the neo-swing movement with their two million-selling Zoot Suit Riot.
SKRILLEX AT XS NIGHTCLUB – AUG. 8th and 15th
A former front man of a hard-core band turned superstar dubstep master: SKRILLEX is hitting our city again. XS, the lavish nightclub located in Encore, will be overloaded with his fans for two separate weekend night performances this August 8th and 15th, 2015. Interesting fact about this electronic musical icon is that his name means absolutely nothing. His buddies used to call him Skrill or Skrilly, and he just added the ex to the end.