Five years in business together and going strong, Sonny Barton and co-founder, sommelier Chris Hammond, once again hosted their annual Wine Amplified Festival. The Sept. 25 party at Mandalay Bay Beach drew more than 600 guests for wine, food samplings and the music of Third Eye Blind. Under a full moon, dozens of wineries offered nearly 150 selections. Other serving stops provided Ethel’s Chocolate, bites from RM Seafood and Fiji Water.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Gorillaz are coming to Las Vegas for the first time ever. 2016’s Grammy winner for best new artist, Chance the Rapper, will return. English rockers Muse will bring their dizzying live show to the streets of Downtown. And that’s just the top of an eclectic bill that features more than 70 acts, along with comedy, interactive art installations, a group art exhibit featuring the work of Mark Ryden, Tara McPherson and Shepard Fairey and much more. Last year saw more than 137,000 attendees trod the festival footprint. Who’s ready for more?
Best of the City 2017
Our eighth annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best casino comebacks to irresistible pot products