Author Archives: Rosario Grajales

19th Annual Summerlin Art Festival

Follow me: @rosariograjales  The Summerlin Art Festival is one of Las Vegas’ largest cultural events.  More than 100 artists displaying and selling paintings, glasswork, pottery, jewelry, metal works and photography. October 12-13 at the Summerlin Centre Community Park from 9 am – 5 pm. Perfect weather, good food and fun time!        …

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The Trilogy of Terror

Follow me: @rosariograjales  Freakling Brothers presents the Trilogy of Terror!  The 3 best haunted houses in Las Vegas, and all at one location. Every Halloween season for over 2 decades, Freakling Brothers haunted houses have been scaring the hell out of Las Vegas.  The Trilogy of Terror, featuring “Circus of Horrors,” “Castle Vampyre” and Nevada’s…

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Eating at Ricardo’s

Follow me: @rosariograjales One of the best Mexican Restaurant in Las Vegas.  Best part:  the free chips and trio dipping selection (beans, salsa, and green dip.)  Chips: Were super crisp fresh and delicious.    Beans & Rice: One word outstanding! Really creamy beans that had a nice texture and the rice had some great flavor…

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Spring Mountain Ranch State Park

   The many springs in these mountains provided water for Paiute Indians and later brought mountain men and early settlers to the area.  This 520 acre oasis was developed into a combination working ranch and luxurious retreat by a string of owners who have given the area a long and colorful history.  Living history programs…

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The Cowboy BBQ in Henderson

Follow me: @rosariograjales The Cowboy BBQ is a three day BBQ Extravaganza featuring the WORLD’S BEST BBQ Ribs, Pulled Pork, Tri-tip, Sausages, Chicken and more. The competition is fierce and the flavors rich as National Award Winning Rib Cookers of America and local grillers produced the best that their secret recipes had to offer. This…

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Halloween at Magical Forest

Follow me: @rosariograjales  Opportunity Village transforms the Magical Forest into “HallOVeen” fun during weekends in October   Taking place on weekends from 5-9 p.m., this family friendly event will feature lots of fun games, events and entertainment for all ages.  Enjoy nightly parades, crafts and movies, Spookley the Square Pumpkin Storytelling Fridays, Scary-oke Saturdays, the Candy…

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Vivido Gelato, Yummy!

 Vivido Gelato at Boca Park in Summerlin We are ready to eat our Gelato, the Italian version of ice cream and it differs from American ice cream in a few basic ways. One aspect in which gelato differs from ice cream has to do with how much sugar it contains, with gelato having perhaps 10…

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From Las Vegas to Minnesota

The Minneapolis-Saint Paul metropolitan area is the 15th-largest agglomeration in the United States, and is home to many corporations, companies, and divisions. The core cities of Minneapolis, Saint Paul and Rochester house many headquarters and I had the opportunity to visit some of them and meet their managers in my special trip from Las Vegas to Minnesota…

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A corner of Thailand in Las Vegas

Krung Siam Thai Restaurant features a blend of high quality and authentic Thai cuisine. The restaurant is located at the intersection of Spring Mountain and Valley View in the popular area called Chinatown.  Spicylicious!  The restaurant offers intensely flavored, highly creative dishes prepared from fresh ingredients including premium spices and herbs imported directly from Thailand.  Distinct style of…

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