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Sayonara Wynn Nightlife Social Media History

Posted by Chuckmonster on 6 Jan 2017
On January 1st the social media accounts of all of Wynn Las Vegas' nightlife venues deleted all of their previous posts. For xsample: XS Instagram, XS Facebook. I'd link to their Snapchat but other...

Tagged: wynn las vegas   nightlife   internets   social media   marketing   quantum teledildonics on ice   


MGM Paid Parking: The Rules And The Prices

Posted by Chuckmonster on 11 May 2016
As VT noted yesterday, the institution that is free parking on the Las Vegas Strip is imminently (and permanently) being dismantled by MGM Resorts International. There has been a lot of conjecture about who pays...

Tagged: mgm resorts international   paid parking   profit growth plan   m life   jim murren   


PGP: MGM's M Life Charm Offensive

Posted by Chuckmonster on 29 Mar 2016
With the paid parking doomsday clock steadily tick-tock-ticking away, MGM Resorts International has launched a charm offensive. In the last few weeks, MGM has been sending out offers containing steeply discounted hotel rates in front of...

Tagged: mgm   profit growth plan   m life   comp clubs   point shaving   paid parking   jim murren   


Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas v2.0

Posted by Chuckmonster on 7 Mar 2016
Lots of changes have been taking place at The Cosmopolitan in the year or so since Blackstone purchased the property from Deutsche Bank. Visionary CEO John Unwin left the company and was replaced by...

Tagged: cosmopolitan   sportsbooks   bill mcbeath   blackstone   starbucks   nightlife   casino   bars   clique   casino design   john unwin   


Encore Players Club Books Playboy Model Sara Underwood

Posted by Chuckmonster on 5 Jan 2016
The brand new Encore Players Club has announced that model Sara Underwood will be "hosting" on Saturday January 16, 2016. Mmmmmm chain mail. Ms. Underwood was the Playboy Playmate of the Year of the year for 2007,...

Tagged: encore players club   celebutards   nightlife   encore   quantum teledildonics   


Hey Millenials, Grampa Steve Is Building You A Clubhouse!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 1 Dec 2015
Y'know the Encore Party Pit thing that we've been talking about for a few months? Well, today Wynn Resorts trotted out the press release explaining it to the local newsies. Essentially, they're building...

Tagged: encore   encore players club   casino   millennials   nightlife   quantum teledildonics   


The Intrigue (And The Oontz) is Over at Wynn!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 6 Nov 2015
Late last night, Wynn Resorts announced that Intrigue is indeed a nightclub taking over the Tryst space on April 28th 2016. The Twitter account we mentioned in the above linked post has also come to life,...

Tagged: wynn   intrigue   nightlife   oontz   quantum teledildonics   


Rumor: Hakkasan To Sell Bank, 1OAK, Light And More

Posted by Chuckmonster on 29 Jul 2015
Rumors are swirling that Hakkasan is looking to divest itself from portions of their acquisition of The Light Group from Morgans Hotel Group. The original deal, which was announced in December 2014, outlined that...

Tagged: nightlife   hakkasan   light group   morgans hotel      


Confirmed: Book & Stage Closing

Posted by Chuckmonster on 9 Jun 2015
Sources have confirmed to VT that Book & Stage at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is indeed closing. The Light Group (which has been gobbled up by Hakkasan) is NOT involved in the project. The Book &...

Tagged: cosmopolitan   book and stage   alex masi   nightlife   bars   


The Pool at Resorts World Las Vegas

Posted by Chuckmonster on 11 May 2015
When Resorts World Las Vegas was announced in March 2013, VT observed: Water is a very important part of this property. There are many fountains and low level reflecting pools within the pagoda village (marked with...

Tagged: resorts world   pools   genting   day life   


Deadmau5: The Bubbles About To Burst

Posted by Chuckmonster on 20 Jan 2015
The forthcoming Hakkasan-owned Pure at Caesars Palace replacement, Omnia announced their DJ lineup for their spring 2015 season. Omnia's righteously horrible website tells us that DJ's include Afrojack, Armin Van Buuren, Chuckie, Krewella, Martin...

Tagged: nightlife   deadmaus   omnia   caesars palace   hakkasan   


Life Is Beautiful Promo, Line Up Revealed

Posted by Chuckmonster on 23 Jun 2014
The second Live is Beautiful festival, scheduled for October 24, 25 & 26 (the weekend after our Vegas Internet Mafia Family Picnic) has announced their line up (headlined by standard festival fare Kanye West, Foo...

Tagged: life is beautiful   concerts   


Attention All Vegas Night Club DJ's!

Posted by Chuckmonster on 9 Jun 2014
Attention all Vegas DJ's, are you sick and tired of DJ Mau5Hat getting all of the headlines.... not to mention the super models, the money and the groupies? Just in time for your breakout set at...

Tagged: nightlife   dj mau5hat   career advice   quantum teledildonics   


THEpoll: Should You Tip Bottle Service Drone?

Posted by Chuckmonster on 30 May 2014
Should You Tip Bottle Service Drone? VT reader anawas tells us that Cosmopolitan's Marquee Day Club is offering bottle service delivery via drone helicopter for $20,000. Our question, should you tip a bottle service drone? Yes No ...

Tagged: thepoll   nightlife   daylife   bottle service   drones   cosmopolitan   marquee   


Rooftop News Dept: Peep The LiFE Pool Club at SLS

Posted by Chuckmonster on 27 May 2014
By now, you've seen Cosmopolitan's gorgeous Boulevard Pool, and you've seen Picnic at Downtown Grand, you've seen the new Drai's Beachclub at Cromwell and now the next competitor in the rooftop pool sweepstakes.... LiFE Dayclub...

Tagged: roofing   pools   sls   life   dayclubs   drai   picnic   stratosphere   ferrets   


Cromwell: Peep The Drai's Party Pool

Posted by Chuckmonster on 17 Apr 2014
The Cromwell is racing towards opening, to the point of boasting "the only rooftop pool deck on the Strip" in a recent email blast. You can just ignore all those other rooftop pool...

Tagged: cromwell   drais   construction   pools   daylife   nightlife   


Peep The Vortex at The Quad

Posted by Chuckmonster on 4 Mar 2014
Ever since the Linq project was announced, we've been fascinated with The Vortex - the cantilevered neon tornado thingy atop the building that used to be O'Sheas. But - beyond a cantilevered neon tornado thingy -...

Tagged: the vortex   the quad   caesars   linq   cromwell   nightlife   chateau   paris   


Hakkasan Hotel Coming To MGM Grand

Posted by Chuckmonster on 14 Feb 2014
Sources are telling us that MGM Resorts International, owners of almost everything on the west side of The Strip, have reportedly inked a deal with Hakkasan Limited to expand their brand footprint at MGM Grand...

Tagged: mgm grand   hakkasan   hotel   nightlife   branding   rumors   


Review: Rose. Rabbit. Lie. at Cosmopolitan

Posted by JohnH on 6 Feb 2014
I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life. Welcome to Rose. Rabbit. Lie, sir. Do you have a reservation with us tonight? Enter through an unmarked purple door next...

Tagged: cosmopolitan   rose rabbit lie   nightlife   entertainment   


SLS Las Vegas Names Chinese Restaurant 'EB5-Noodles'

Posted by Chuckmonster on 22 Jan 2014
SLS has added EB5-Noodles to their list of forthcoming restaurants. EB5-Noodles is described as "authentic Chinese cuisine" so you can cancel your hopes for another China Poblano-style mash up from SBE Culinary Director Jose...

Tagged: sls las vegas   dining   eb5-noodles   shelter   katsuya   sam nazarian   casino design   renderings   shelter   nightlife   sam nazarian   


Light Group and VP of Entertainment Named In SHOCKING Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Posted by Chuckmonster on 21 Jan 2014
The law firm of Campbell & Williams has filed, on behalf of their client Jane Doe, a complaint in United States District Court, District of Nevada, which alleges that Light Group Vice President Mustafa Abdi...

Tagged: light group   light   daylight   mandalay bay   moosediesel   nightlife   


Cosmopolitan Adds Marquee New Years Eve Megastructure

Posted by Chuckmonster on 22 Nov 2013
Here's a short little video of light trusses being constructed over the Marquee dayclub pool. There are some breathtaking views of all that still shiny and glittery Cosmopariandarin Vdariental neighborhood. Lights! Camera! Ooontz! ...

Tagged: cosmopolitan   new years eve   marquee   oontz   nightlife   


SLS Las Vegas: Sayers Club Unveiled

Posted by Chuckmonster on 22 Nov 2013
SLS Las Vegas has been pushing their multi-slogan narrative lately, ("North is the New South", "Style Less Substance") calling in the big media guns to walk the property with CEO Sam Nazarian while offering up...

Tagged: sls las vegas   nightlife   sayers club   nightlife   sam nazarian   


Steve Wynn Discusses How Hakkasan Ate His Lunch, While Eating Lunch

Posted by Chuckmonster on 31 Oct 2013
On the recent Wynn Resorts earnings call, an analyst asked Steve Wynn to explain why the Las Vegas properties saw their food & beverage earnings decrease for the first time ever, specifically inquiring if the...

Tagged: steve wynn show   nightlife   hakkasan   light group   earnings   


Cosmopolitan To Open Rose. Rabbit. Lie. Social Club

Posted by Chuckmonster on 5 Sep 2013
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas announced that it will be opening a new social club called Rose. Rabbit. Lie. in December 2013. Rose. Rabbit. Lie., perhaps one of the most esoteric names of anything in Las...

Tagged: cosmopolitan   social clubs   rose rabbit lie   coming soon   nightlife   entertainment   dining   


Palms: Meet The New I Don't Know What This Is, Alias The Alias Jane Club

Posted by Chuckmonster on 13 Aug 2013
Also available for your Palms related perusal is this collection of renderings for what appears to be an ultra lounge/bar thingy in the vein of Deuce, Lily and Hyde. Could this be the elusive Alias Jane...

Tagged: palms   nightlife   alias jane club   renovations   ultralounge   


Palms: Meet The New Rain

Posted by Chuckmonster on 13 Aug 2013
Rain, Las Vegas' first fire breathing megaclub, ushered in the modern era of Las Vegas as global epicenter of Oontz closed the weekend after last years' VIMFP. Since then it has operated as a special events...

Tagged: palms   nightlife   rain   oontz   


VegasEats: Andrea's at Encore

Posted by Blackjacker1979 on 9 Aug 2013
The use of "hip" and "vibe" brings out the worst of my inner monologue. Eye rolling begins and the sarcasm builds to a fever pitch. To me, and for that matter most people I know,...

Tagged: vegaseats   andreas   switch   vibe dining   encore   hakkasan   surrender   nightlife   quantum teledildonics   


Tropicana Closes Bagatelle, Sparks Up The Havana

Posted by Chuckmonster on 24 Jul 2013
The Tropicana has jumped ship on Bagatelle restaurant and dayclub. Bagatelle, a partnership with The One Group (owners of Cosmopolitan's STK vibe steakhouse), was The Tropicana's third attempt to crack the bottle service...

Tagged: tropicana   daylife   


The Steve Wynn Stepson Show Part III

Posted by Chuckmonster on 19 Jun 2013
After trying and failing last year, Steve Wynn is making a second attempt to launch the music career of his step son Nick Hissom at Tryst. This might very well be the show of...

Tagged: steve wynn   nick hissom   edm   tryst   nightlife   


Welcome To The Nightclub That Will Never Be

Posted by Chuckmonster on 24 May 2013
Way back in June 2008, when I took the above photo, the first cracks in the economic meltdown were starting to appear. Projects already in progress - Encore, City Center, Cosmopolitan, Echelon, and Fontainebleau...

Tagged: nightlife   fontainebleau   design   


Holy Crap: The Hakkasan Price List

Posted by Chuckmonster on 20 May 2013
Ever wondered how much those ginormous bottles of booze cost at the latest hip new happening nightclubs? Just for fun lets do the math on the Zen package to see what their margins are... Retail price for...

Tagged: hakkasan   pricelist   nightlife   


Exclusive: Wynn To Open Wholesale Bottle Service Nightclub

Posted by Chuckmonster on 1 Apr 2013
Here's a juicy tidbit leaked from within the chocolate curve, Wynn Nightlife has convinced The Steve to repurpose a section of their back of house basement warehouse to create KRKLND - Las Vegas' first ever...

Tagged: wynn   nightlife   bottle service   


You Can See Daylight From Here

Posted by Chuckmonster on 11 Mar 2013
VT reader DavidF is staying in one of the new rooms at Four Seasons this week and sent us a coupla photos of the forthcoming Mandalay Bay Parking Lot Beach Club Daylight day club we...

Tagged: mandalay bay   daylight   day clubs   nightlife   light group   pools   


The Mandalay Beach Club

Posted by Chuckmonster on 6 Mar 2013
As part of their resort wide makeover, multiple Trippies award winning pool at Mandalay Bay is adding a beach club into the mix. The new Light Group controlled venue, DAYLIGHT, clocks in at 50,000...

Tagged: mandalay bay   daylight   light group   bottle service   nightlife newsbreak   


Peekaboo: Hakkasan At MGM Grand Renderings

Posted by Chuckmonster on 10 Dec 2012
For those who just can't get over the sting of losing the Imperial Palace's blue hued pagoda stylings, worry you not.... Hakkasan, the forthcoming Pan Asian supper club at MGM Grand has got you modernized...

Tagged: mgm grand   hakkasan   nightlife   construction   renderings   


Wynn Building DJ Recording Studio Under The Pool

Posted by Chuckmonster on 7 Dec 2012
Doug Elfman at The RJ tells us this morning that Wynn is building a recording studio underneath the Encore Beach Club pool. No doubt the Wynn adjective polishing machine will tout this as being nothing short...

Tagged: wynn   nightlife   quantum teledildonics   


Las Vegas Weekly Probes Wynn Nightlife Shift

Posted by Chuckmonster on 3 Dec 2012
Apparently, we're not the only ones who noticed that Wynn threw the luxury out with the nightclub slush. One of our favorite food scribes, Las Vegas Weekly's Brock Radke has dedicated a coupla thousand words to...

Tagged: wynn   nightlife   quantum teledildonics   


Outside Lands To Mount Life Is Beautiful Fest Downtown

Posted by Chuckmonster on 13 Nov 2012
The folks who put on San Francisco's Outside Lands festival are eyeing fall 2013 to mount a new festival in downtown Las Vegas entitled Life Is Beautiful. The details, as told to the Review-Journal, are minimal,...

Tagged: fremont street   life is beautiful   rock n roll   


The Andrea's Opens Dec 28th With Plenty of Vibe Dining

Posted by Chuckmonster on 1 Nov 2012
All those looking to chow down with the Wynn's should mark December 28th on their calendar as it will be the night Andrea's (pronounced "ANN-dree-uhz") will be opening at The Encore Nightclub and Hotel, Casino. And...

Tagged: wynn   encore   dining   andreas   nightlife   surrender   


M Life's Double Secret Probation Level

Posted by Chuckmonster on 30 Oct 2012
Sapphire, Pearl, Gold, Platinum... p'shaw. We all know that the only M life card worth having is a Noir card. Wrong. Even with Noir reverting back to invitation only, leaving thousands of Noir...

Tagged: m life   murren   


Wynn's The Drugstore Becomes Deadmau5 Merch Table

Posted by Chuckmonster on 6 Sep 2012
Here it is folks, physical evidence of Wynn displacing their brand by putting the DJ merch in front and center in their gift shop's primary merchandising position. ...

Tagged: wynn   deadmau5   nightlife   branding   


On Nightclubs, Dancing Fools And The Men Behind Them

Posted by Chuckmonster on 23 Aug 2012
So I've been thinking (laughing actually) about WynnSocial.com for the last week since it was announced and started thinking how history - inevitably - repeats itself. Like many of you, I remember disco. I was...

Tagged: nightlife   wynn social   


Wynn Launches Nightlife Onanism Internet Website Funnel Thing

Posted by Chuckmonster on 17 Aug 2012
The brain trust behind the Wynn nightclub operation have decided that the smart thing to do in this day and age of social marketing is to pool all their social media feeds into a gigantic...

Tagged: wynn   nightlife   quantum teledildonics   


Climaxx Got a New Name and The Name of The New Name is

Posted by Chuckmonster on 17 Jul 2012
The on again, off again, nightclub saga in the former Alex nightclub space is now back on. After touting, trademarking and hyping "Climaxx" as the name for the nightclub to move into Wynn's sexy sunken Michelin...

Tagged: wynn   nightlife   alex   the name game   climaxx   canvas   


That Moment When M Life Said YOU Owed THEM Money

Posted by Blackjacker1979 on 16 Jul 2012
The lovely thing we've all been touting about Mlife is the way you earn credits and comps. Earn and spend through play, hotel, dining and BOOM! - tier credits, tier changes, and ExpressComps are neatly...

Tagged: m life   comp clubs   mgm resorts   murren   jims plate   vimfp   


Shut Up And Take My M Life Card

Posted by JohnH on 12 Jul 2012
I love blackjack. I don't love it as much as Blackjacker1979 does, but I love me some blackjack. I love it so much that I've taken the time to read Beat the Dealer...

Tagged: rant   blackjack   comp clubs   pit boss   mirage   cosmo   wynn   mirage   bellagio   mlife   murren   


MGM Grand Lion Renovation is Hakkasan

Posted by Chuckmonster on 13 Jun 2012
The renovations to the exterior of the MGM Grand's ginormous lion sculpture are part of the renovation of Studio 54 as it becomes Hakkasan, an Asian inspired restaurant/nightlife concept managed by Angel Management Group. ...

Tagged: mgm grand   hakkasan   construction   nightlife   dining   


TropWatch: Tropicana Getting Wrapped In Bagatelle And Mobsters

Posted by Chuckmonster on 30 May 2012
The Tropicana has applied to the County Zoning Commission for approval to put building wraps on both of their hotel towers. The new ads will feature The Mob Experience facing South and the...

Tagged: tropicana   bagatelle   wraps   nightlife   daylife   


The Steve Wynn Stepson Show Part II

Posted by Chuckmonster on 29 May 2012
This weekend, Steve Wynn's stepson Nick Hissom launched his music career. Bedecked in glow in the dark sneakers, Nick took the stage at Wynn's Tryst nightclub to "perform" his newest single with aptly named DJ duo...

Tagged: steve wynn   nick hissom   nightlife   bullshit   


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