What’s Going On: March

It’s March! Hello spring, goodbye extra hour of sleep. It’s time to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, College Basketball, and Easter. Here are a few special events going on this month, in and around Las Vegas.

 

  • March 4th – First Friday 5-11pm, free – Downtown Arts District. Monthly event featuring art, music and of course food.
  • March 4thContainer Park Beer Festival 7-9:30pm, $20 + fees, Downtown Container Park. Take in some movies and sample a selection of craft beers, presented by Motley Brews.
  • March 5thWhiskey Revival 7-9pm, $45 Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling southern cuisine, paired with moonshines, barrel aged beer and of course, artisan whiskey.
  • March 9thShare an Olive with Chazz 7pm, $50 Italian American Club Las Vegas. Listen to actor Chazz Palminteri, talk about his career while enjoying BIVI Sicilian Vodka.
  • March 12th25th Anniversary Rocky Mountain Oyster Fry 10am-4pm, starting @ $5 + fees, Virginia City, NV. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in historic Virginia City. If you’ve never sampled these “oysters,” I would start with the Skeptical about Testicles tasting.
  • March 17th – 19thHoops and Hops starting @ $45 + tax & fees – The Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino. Enjoy the tournament on stadium style screens, while partaking in some gaming, drink and gourmet food.
  • March 18thVegas Beer and Music Festival 7-10pm, $35 general – SLS Hotel and Casino. Hang out by the pool, listen to live music and enjoy samples of over 50 craft beers.
  • March 19thLittle Leprechauns 2-5pm, free – Downtown Container Park. Bring the kids and enjoy an afternoon of face painting, balloons, and art with your “little leprechauns”. RSVP on Facebook and registration is required for the art activity.
  • March 26th4th Annual Boulder City Beer Fest 1-7pm, $30 general – Wilbur Square Park. Featuring 30 brewery tents, 8 food trucks and “beer-centric” vendors. The event is open to the public, so all can enjoy the food trucks and vendors, you’ll just need a ticket and wristband for the beer.
  • March 26thEaster Wine Walk 3-6pm, $25 – Downtown Container Park. Spend an afternoon enjoying wine stations throughout the park. 
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The Return of Fukuburger, Thursday Nights at Cityfied

By now, you should already know I LOVE food. But I also love fashion, music and art, which is why I’m so excited about tonight, March 1st, and the return of my favorite Asian inspired burger truck, Fukuburger, to Cityfied, on Thursday nights. To kick off their return, Cityfied, is hosting a night of music, fashion and art.

While you’re there, make sure to check out the work of Larry Wade Hampton, a really talented artist, who’ll also be in attendance. Larry, will be showcasing a new series of his work and he’ll also be available to do commissioned pieces.

A sample of some of Larry Wade Hampton’s original artwork

Hope to see you there!

Cityfied Lifestyle Apparel 

6870 S. Rainbow Blvd.

Las Vegas, NV 89118

Across from the Arroyo Crossing Shopping Center

 

Casting Call: Food Network Star is Headed to Las Vegas

Food Network Star is holding an open casting for Season 8 this Saturday in Las Vegas. I know season 7 just wrapped (congrats Jeff), but it’s time to see who will be the next Food Network Star. If you’ve ever dreamt of having your own cooking show, then here’s your opportunity.

Open casting for Season 8 of Food Network Star will be at the Westin Casuarina on Saturday, August 20th. The Food Network is looking “for people who are full of life, passionate about cooking, and knowledgeable about food.” If this is you, bring along a completed application, 2 photos of yourself, and a resume. If you can’t make it to the Westin, you can always send in a short video of yourself.

For more information, eligibility requirements and the application, visit the Food Network Star Season 8 Casting page www.foodnetworkstarcasting.com

Food Network Star Season 8 Open Casting 
10a-2p Saturday, August 20th
The Westin Casuarina 
160 East Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89109