National Wine Day is this Wednesday. Trevi Italian Restaurant inside The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace will celebrate with $7 wines by the glass offered all day.
Trevi will offer its house chardonnay, pinot grigio, cabernet sauvignon, chianti and merlot for $7 a glass from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. In addition, guests can enjoy happy hour specials from 2 to 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. to close, including fried calamari, eggplant crisps, homemade meatballs, and more, all for $6. More information may be found by visiting www.trevi-italian.com or by calling 702-735-4663.
La Cave Wine & Food Hideaway will host a complimentary afternoon wine tasting from 3-5 p.m. on Wednesday. Offered are two rosé selections for guests to sip. Rosés will be presented from renowned vineyards, Château des Sarrins in southern France and Château Miraval, the private estate of Hollywood stars Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt.
The North Las Vegas site will host the 14th Annual Kool Summer of Fun Kickoff this Saturday at 4 p.m. Featured are a festival and car show with food, beverages and entertainment including The Kingsmen, The Box Tops, The Happenings, The Standells on stage and Izon Eden in the festival area. Admission is free.
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Beer Park will celebrate Memorial Day all weekend long with a military special and the launch of its new extreme sausage eating contest from Friday through Monday. Active-duty military and veterans get 50 percent off their total bill with military I.D. Beer Park will launch its newest venture, an eating challenge in which challengers must eat a five pound sausage held in a pretzel bun in one hour or less. Those who complete the undertaking will win complimentary Budweiser for the rest of the day and a shirt. The challenge will be priced at $49.95 for those who do not complete it.
DJ Casanova will spin popular hits throughout the holiday weekend while guests enjoy classic bar games such as oversized Jenga, darts and shuffleboard. Patrons looking to enjoy a large selection of beer can choose from over 100 cans, bottles and drafts including 36 beers on tap. Reservations for Beer Park can be made by calling 702-444-4500 or by visiting www.beerpark.com
Minus5 Ice Bar, the “coolest” experience in Las Vegas, will honor veterans with a special ice-themed tribute this Memorial Day weekend at both locations. Offered are 2-for-1 entry for all veterans with valid I.D., from Friday through Monday, May 30 at both Las Vegas locations. Signature cocktails come in glasses made of pure ice.
A Memorial Day $5,000 Candy Bar Giveaway will take place Monday. Earn 50 base points and receive a candy bar. One hundred lucky candy bars will contain $50 free slot play hidden inside.
Until next week… enjoy the holiday weekend! Good luck and good gaming!
H. Scot Krause is a gaming industry analyst, researcher and journalist. He is a former entertainment director and 21-year resident of Las Vegas. Email: [email protected]