'I Voted' nets freebie to see George Wallace in Vegas

Oct 28, 2008 4:04 PM
On the Cheap by H Scot Krause |

George Wallace, headliner of Las Vegas’ "Best 10 p.m. Show," is offering one complimentary show ticket to all patrons who present an "I Voted" sticker to the Flamingo Las Vegas box office.

Early voters may redeem their "I Voted" sticker for a Wallace show ticket any time between now and Nov. 11. This free show ticket can’t be combined with any other offer. Stickers can be redeemed now through Nov. 11.

Ellis Island Casino & Brewery will have Halloween festivities this Friday that include contests, drawings and even a free beer! The casino will host its traditional Halloween Karaoke contest from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. offering cash prizes for the best costume in three categories: Most Scary, Most Original and Funniest.

Those patrons wearing a costume that night will receive a ticket for a $250 cash drawing at 10 p.m. All those in the drawing must be present to win. A free E.I.B. beer will be given for just presenting a local Nevada ID to honor Nevada Day.

At noon on Oct. 30 and 31, Harrah’s Carnaval Court will host "Superheroes and Villains." It’s two nights of Sin City’s hottest outdoor Halloween parties. The Strip-side, open air venue will be decked out in Halloween décor with the party going until 3 a.m.

Party-goers can enter costume contests each night where a total of $10,000 in cash prizes will be up for grabs in two categories: "Sexiest Costume," (ladies only) and "Most Creative." First place winners in both categories, both nights, will win $1,500 and second place finishers will walk away with $1,000.

Sponsored by Bacardi, "Superheroes and Villains" will feature Halloween-themed cocktails, drink specials, giveaways and beautiful Bacardi girls. Live bands Wonder Boogie and The Crashers will entertain guests all day and night. Local radio stations KOMP 92.3 and 97.1 The Point will broadcast live.

The radio stations will be giving away dozens of "trick or treat flight night" prizes including: roundtrip airfare from Allegiant Air and prizes from Vegas Indoors Skydiving. "Superheroes and Villains" is open to persons 21 years or older with a valid ID. There will be a $10 cover charge starting at 8 p.m.

The Imperial Palace will host the 5th annual "Scary-okee" Halloween karaoke party on Oct. 30 and 31 from 9 p.m. until 3:00 a.m. In addition to the standard selection of karaoke songs, "Scary-okee" patrons may choose from the

"Wheel of Terror," featuring haunted tunes such as "Monster Mash" and "Werewolves of London."

The bar will serve up a variety of themed cocktails such as "Purple People Eaters," "Terror Tooters," and "Scary-okee Punch." Costume, air guitar, and "booty shaking" contests will keep the party going until the early morning hours.

Winners of the costume contest will take away cash prizes in three categories: male, female, and couple. "Scary-okee" is free to all persons over 21 with a valid ID.