SOLEIL will soon welcome its 20 millionth Las Vegas
audience member, and it's celebrating the milestone with special
ticket prices and a grand sweepstakes prize giveaway. Ticketmaster
is offering a limited number of specially-priced tickets to select
Cirque du Soleil shows in Las Vegas, and customers purchasing a
ticket to Cirque du Soleil shows at www.ticketmaster.com during the promotion, which runs
through Sept. 30, may enter the Summer of Cirque du Soleil
Sweepstakes. The winner will receive airfare for two to see a
Cirque du Soleil show anywhere in the world; a five-night stay in
the city hosting the selected show; a VIP Tapis Rouge Experience;
and tickets for two to the Luxor/Criss Angel 2008 Gala in Las
Vegas, including roundtrip airfare and a two-night stay in Las
Vegas. For sweepstakes information and tickets, visit www.ticketmaster.com/summerofcirque.
MANAGEMENET GROUP opened a branch of its Dick's Last
Resort restaurant at the Excalibur Hotel Casino. The Excalibur site
advertises the eatery as a place for "deliciously messy cuisine,
zany decor, rowdy wait staff ... and let-loose atmosphere."
Generous cocktails and big portions of standard American finger
foods, including honey roasted chicken, beef ribs and crab legs,
are on the menu. As day folds into night, Dick's unleashes a lineup
of live entertainment, including dueling pianos and disco nights.
For more information, call (702) 597-7991 or visit www.excalibur.com.
GUGGENHEIM HERMITAGE MUSEUM at the Venetian
Resort-Hotel-Casino unveils a new exhibit on July 27, Modern
Masters from the Guggenheim Collection. The exhibition showcases 37
works that represent critical achievements in the development of
modern painting. This exhibit features the works of master artists
from the 1870s through the early 20th century, including Cezanne,
Van Gogh, Monet, Chagall, Mondrian and Picasso. For more
information, call (702) 414-2212 or visit www.guggenheimlasvegas.org.
CLUB account members at the Silverton Casino Lodge have a
chance to win up to $250,000 in the Treasure Seekers II giveaway
through Aug. 24. One hundred treasure chests pepper the floor of
the Silverton Casino Lodge's 117,000 gallon aquarium; each chest
contains $20,000, and one holds the grand prize of $250,000. New
Silverton Player's Club members receive 25 free tickets, while
existing Silverton Player's Club members receive 10 free tickets
toward winning a treasure chest. Ten winners will be selected in a
random drawing every Friday and Saturday; the tenth winner drawn
each night will choose one of the 100 treasure chests, which will
be opened by a Silverton mermaid. For more information, call (702)
263-7777 or visit www.silvertoncasino.com.
Editor: Dean Blaine
Phone: (650) 348-1752
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