Rebecca Feinstein

Vegas Goes Green! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Return of Celtic Feis at New York-New York Hotel & Casino, March 17

Vegas Goes Green! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Return of Celtic Feis at New York-New York Hotel & Casino, March 17

Day-Long Celebration Featuring Festive Parade, Live Entertainment, Traditional Irish Fare and More

Get ready to paint the town green as the Strip’s largest St. Patrick’s Day celebration, Celtic Feis, returns to New York-New York Hotel & Casino, March 17.

The popular annual Irish extravaganza will include a parade, live music, entertainment, traditional Irish Fare from Nine Fine Irishmen and much more. Festivities will begin at 10 a.m. with ticket prices starting at $20 per person.

“For more than a decade,

Celtic Feis has been a beloved tradition at New York-New York

and has become The Strip’s most vibrant St. Patrick’s Day celebration,”

Mike Neubecker

President & COO of New York-New York & MGM Grand

“Our team works hard to make each year better than the last and we look forward to having both locals and visitors enjoy this year’s festivities.”

Celtic Feis will kick into high gear with a foot parade led by a traditional Irish pipe band starting at the main valet entrance and continuing through the property to the celebration headquarters on the Brooklyn Bridge. The parade is complimentary and open to the public.



Guests can commemorate the day with exclusive merchandise for sale and Instagram-worthy photo opportunities. Live entertainment will continue on the Bridge through midnight.

Nine Fine Irishmen will serve its traditional Irish fare including signature dishes such as beer n’ cheese dip, shepherd’s pie, Irish bangers, corned beef and cabbage, and more.

For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.




Inspired by the famous energy and landmarks of the iconic original, New York-New York offers all the excitement of the hotel’s namesake, from the thrilling Roller Coaster to tantalizing restaurants including Gallagher’s Steakhouse and Nine Fine Irishmen, an authentic pub offering the best of Irish drink, food and music.

New York-New York is home to Terry Fator’s “Who’s the Dummy Now?” and Mad Apple, a delicious, wickedly fun Cirque du Soleil cocktail of music, comedy, magic and mayhem putting NYC nightlife under the Las Vegas lights. Centrally located on the Las Vegas Strip and adjacent to The Park, New York-New York is home to a selection of Strip-front dining and retail destinations including a two-story flagship Hershey’s Chocolate World, Shake Shack and Tom’s Watch Bar.

New York-New York is operated by MGM Resorts International. For more information and reservations, visit, call toll free at (866) 815-4365, or find us on InstagramFacebook and Twitter.


Big Flavor, Big Fun! Sahara Las Vegas Announces Busy Line-Up January 2024

Big Flavor, Big Fun! Sahara Las Vegas Announces Busy Line-Up January 2024

SAHARA Las Vegas announces its roster of events and promotions for January, which includes brand-new dishes, college and professional football playoff viewings, winter specials at Amina Spa and more.


Chickie’s & Pete’s Crabhouse and Sports Bar
College football fans are invited to watch all of the playoff action with viewing parties starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 30 and Monday, Jan. 1. All-you-can-drink specials on select beers and premium spirits will be available for $75 per person. To purchase tickets, click here.

The Tangier
Guests can say cheers to National Bloody Mary Day at The Tangier with unlimited Bloody Marys and mimosas for $30 per person. This offering will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Balla Italian Soul
Balla will offer guests all-you-can-eat spaghetti with pomodoro sauce for $40 per person this day only.

UFC 297, JAN. 20
Chickie’s & Pete’s Crabhouse and Sports Bar
On Saturday, Jan. 20, Chickie’s & Pete’s will host the ultimate closed-circuit viewing party for UFC 297. Fans can enjoy all-you-can-drink specials on select beers and premium spirits starting at 6:30 p.m. This offering is available for $95 per person (excluding tax and gratuity). To purchase tickets, click here.

Chickie’s & Pete’s Crabhouse and Sports Bar
Professional football fans can catch the playoff action on Sunday, Jan. 28 starting at 9 a.m. at Chickie’s & Pete’s. All-you-can-drink specials on select beers and premium spirits will be available for $75 per person. Additional details on purchasing tickets to be announced soon.

Uno Más Street Tacos + Spirits
Uno Más invites guests to Tequila Tuesdays every Tuesday in January. From 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., attendees are invited to celebrate with $5 margaritas made with fine Mexican tequila prepared by expert mixologists. In addition, on Tuesday, Jan. 30, visitors can enjoy live music by an authentic Mariachi band from 6 to 8 p.m.

Balla Italian Soul
Locals and industry professionals are invited to savor Balla’s selection of premium steaks for 50% off every Tuesday. This includes the 22-ounce bone-in ribeye with roasted garlic and rosemary as well as the 16-ounce New York strip with dried tomato and salsa verde. Flat iron and other featured steaks brought in weekly will also be available. A Nevada I.D. is required to redeem this promotion.

Balla Italian Soul
Offering an eclectic, Euro-centric wine list, locals and industry professionals can take advantage of 50% off all bottles of wine every Wednesday in January. Balla’s wine menu includes sommelier-selected varieties, handpicked bottles from northern, central and southern Italy and more. A Nevada I.D. is required to redeem this promotion.

SAHARA Theatre
Mala Vida Fridays will take place inside the SAHARA Theatre until the 2024 pool season when they return to AZILO Ultra Lounge and Pool. Every week, guests can enjoy the hottest Latin nights in Las Vegas with DJs Shark, Platano, !Amlou and Beto from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Guests can RSVP for free admission here.

Chickie’s and Pete’s Crabhouse and Sports Bar
Available the entire month of January, Chickie’s and Pete’s will offer the mac and cheese burger as its burger of the month. Including an 8-ounce smashed burger patty, a 4-ounce mac and cheese croquette, bacon, caramelized onions, iceberg lettuce and chicken sauce on a brioche black pepper bun, this burger will be available for $22.

Winter Specials
Now through Monday, Feb. 27, Amina Spa invites visitors to relax and reinvigorate with an array of limited-time winter treatments and specials. For $55, guests can prepare for the holiday season with a restorative peppermint pedicure. This 50-minute treatment includes a peppermint-infused foot soak, moisturizing scrub, trim, cuticle cleanup and polish. Amina Spa’s $125 very berry chocolate facial is designed to rejuvenate the skin’s natural radiance. The 50-minute treatment features an antioxidant cranberry cleaner and moisture-rich chocolate mask. As the ultimate rejuvenating treatment this winter, guests can take advantage of the limited-time warm gingerbread massage for $125. The 50-minute treatment includes a full-body massage featuring warmed oils with a hint of gingerbread to soothe tired muscles and nourish dry skin. These specials may not be combined with other offers or discounts. An automatic 18% gratuity will also be applied.

SAHARA Las Vegas is an all-encompassing resort and casino with 1,613 guest rooms and suites in three distinctive towers – including the AAA® Four Diamond Alexandria Tower, more than 85,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, AZILO Ultra Pool, two rooftop pools and a collection of acclaimed restaurants, bars and entertainment venues.

The inviting casino occupies 60,000 square feet and features approximately 600 of the latest slot and video poker machines, 50 classic table games, Infinity – a premium gaming lounge, The Poker Room at SAHARA Las Vegas and a sports book operated by global gaming leader, William Hill.

An impressive selection of culinary and cocktail offerings includes Bazaar Meat by José Andrés™, named “Best Restaurant in Nevada” by Business Insider; famed Philadelphia sports bar Chickie’s & Pete’s; The Noodle Den; CASBAR Lounge; Uno Más; Prendi; The Tangier; Zeffer’s and James Beard award-winning Chef Shawn McClain’s Balla.

SAHARA Las Vegas is also proud to serve as home to MAGIC MIKE LIVE Las Vegas presented by Channing Tatum. SAHARA Las Vegas players can also enjoy the perks of an Infinity Rewards membership, a joint loyalty program between SAHARA and its sister property Grand Sierra Resort and Casino Reno, which allows players to earn and redeem rewards across both destinations.

SAHARA Las Vegas is a minority-owned business certified by the Western Regional Minority Supplier Development Council. For more information, please visit and stay connected on InstagramFacebook and Twitter.


Las Vegas Global Wine & Spirit Awards Announces Best of 2020

On December 14, 2020, Las Vegas Global Wine & Spirit Awards proudly announces their 2020 winners for the year.

These winners were picked from over 750 entries from around the world. The competition proudly attracted incredibly diverse wines from many varietals and regions as well as spirits from Whiskey, Vodka, Scotch, Tequila and more from distilleries around the world — a truly global selection.

Their judges are chosen as the most respected, knowledgeable and diverse court of experts who passionately devote their professional lives to studying the excellence of adult beverages throughout the world.

Las Vegas Global Wine & Spirit Awards Founder and Executive Director Eddie Rivkin shares:

“This year’s winners truly show that we honor the best…

“…whether that bottle is from a boutique brand from a lesser-known region or a large, globally known brand. All that matters in our competitions is what’s in the bottle.”

Spirit Judge Franceso LaFranconi

This year’s competitions proudly boasted bottles from 6 different continents, all vying for top honors in the top wine & spirit marketplace in the world – Las Vegas.

Executive Director Eddie Rivkin continued:

“2020 has been an incredibly tough year

for so many. I’m proud our competition survived, persevered and was able to honor this year’s best.

I’m incredibly excited to honor and share our winners with the world!”

Full list of awards is located on their websites: