Tivoli Village chefs to compete in chili cookoff at harvest festival


An autumn harvest festival sponsored by fresh 52 farmers’ markets is scheduled 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd. Chefs from Tivoli Village restaurants will compete in a chili cook-off and activities will include face painting, kids’ arts and crafts, a petting zoo, live entertainment and a beer truck. It’s free to the public. …

PBR Rock Bar &Grill at the Miracle Mile Shops, 3663 Las Vegas Blvd. South, is offering 20 percent off the total dining bills of former and active-duty members of the military on Veterans Day, which is Monday. …

Justin and Landmark Vineyards wines will be featured in a dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Roy’s Restaurant at 620 E. Flamingo Road. The four-course dinner, with an entree of Prime New York strip with truffle roasted mushrooms, is $79, plus tax and tip. Call 702-691-2053. …

B With A Twist Catering &Events will host a dinner at its new location for the benefit of the Salvation Army. The five-course dinner, including dishes such as red-wine-braised short ribs, will run from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday at 9272 Tamarus St. It’s $25 per person, which will cover 200 cans of food donated on behalf of every guest. Call 702-373-9924. …

Allegro at Wynn Las Vegas, 3131 Las Vegas Blvd. South, has introduced a pizza happy hour from 3 to 5:30 p.m. weekends, with pizzas priced at $18 to $21 and endless draft Stella Artois or Blue Moon beers for $25. …

Via Brasil Steakhouse, 1225 S. Fort Apache Road, now offers live lobster on the last Friday of the month, with one lobster served per table along with the rodizio dinner. Call 702-804-1400 on the day before to reserve.

Via Brasil also offers a Saturday happy hour from 3 to 7 p.m., followed by Reverse Ultra Happy Hour from 8 p.m. to closing, with $5 appetizers and cocktails starting at $5.50. …

The western location of Firefly Tapas Kitchen &Bar, which is at 9560 W. Sahara Ave., has reopened for lunch and also serves brunch on weekends. It opens at 11:30 a.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. weekends. …

Farm 24-7 Cafe has opened at Aliante Casino, 7300 N. Aliante Parkway in North Las Vegas, serving dishes such as housemade meatloaf with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes and vegetables, $10, or New York steak with baked potato and vegetables, $15.

Send information to Heidi Knapp Rinella, P.O. Box 70, Las Vegas, NV 89125. You also can send faxes to 702-383-4676 or email her at Hrinella@reviewjournal.com. Follow @HKRinella on Twitter.

 

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