What Makes–and Keeps–Piero’s Great? Consistency

By Brian Hurlburt, LasVegasGolfInsider.com As we are continuing with this post, we are highlighting various “apres golf” spots, and Piero’s Italina Cuisine located across from the Las Vegas Convention Center in the heart of Las Vegas is high on our list. We hope you enjoy additional details about the place frequented by a who’s who of Vegas, Hollywood and everywhere. Visit PierosCuisine.com for reservations and experience the Piero’s consistency for yourself. Mention Las Vegas Golf Insider and receive a special 10% welcome discount. For sure, many words could be used to describe what has made—and sustains—Piero’s Italian Cuisine one of
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Playing the Golden Bear’s Best While in Las Vegas

Bear’s Best Las Vegas features replica holes from Jack Nicklaus’ best courses in the West and Mexico. When you tee it up at Bear’s Best, you experience the look and feel of his favorite holes, hand-picked by Nicklaus and his design team prior to the course opening in 2001. “It’s definitely a unique golf course,” said Jim Stanfill, general manager. “Players get to play golf holes from all over the Southwest. One of the favorite things about the course is it fits the Las Vegas personality perfectly. On the Strip you’ve got Paris, you’ve get Egypt, you’ve got New York.
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Loyal Locals Annual Membership is Sweet Deal at Las Vegas National

The 2019 Las Vegas National Golf Players Card, available for just $99, gives players two free rounds of golf right off the top. Add in great rates year-round, discounted rates for guests, a free round on the card holder’s birthday as well as discounts in the pro shop and restaurant and you’ve got a great deal. But, there’s a little more. After card holders tee it up for 10 rounds, the 11th round is free. Click now for more information or see below to sign up. Call 702-734-1796 now for more information or visit the pro shop to sign up.
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Daily Double Deal for Vegas Gems Cascata, Rio Secco

You can’t hide the fact that playing golf in Vegas can be a bit expensive, but there are ways to find the best rates and deals to limit the investment, while playing the top Vegas courses. Check out the Double Deal for Cascata and Rio Secco–two Rees Jones designs–and save a pretty penny. You can play the two courses for as low as $299 (both rounds). Just need to play them both within a five-day period. Click now to view more about this special Vegas golf deal that takes a deep discount off the regular rates. Or click now directly
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Sweet Twofer Vegas Deal for Golfer at Pete Dye Paiute

Check this out: two rounds, lunch and 50 percent discount on rental clubs at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, home of three Pete Signature golf courses in Las Vegas. Now that is something golfers can celebrate in 2019. Check it out at the Paiute Golf-A-Palooza webpage. “The GolfAPalooza special is a favorite among visitors because it allows them to experience at least two of our three championship courses in one visit,” said Ayeesha McKeany, director of marketing. “All three of our courses are so distinct and have their own Pete Dye characteristics that experiencing just one isn’t enough. Pair
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Dinner with Piero’s Italian Cuisine Owner Freddie Glusman

By Brian Hurlburt, Las Vegas Golf Insider (see end of article for a special invitation from Piero’s operating partner Evan Glusman) There is Las Vegas royalty and then there is Freddie Glusman. Freddie is the owner and impresario of Piero’s Italian Cuisine, which has been the place to be and be seen in the heart of Las Vegas since 1982. Glusman, legendary UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian and hundreds of other celebrities put Piero’s on the map as did the 10-out-of-10 cool factor and mouthwatering fare. Spending an hour with Glusman recently in an A Room booth is probably similar
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Celebrate With Daily Holidays Deals at Las Vegas National

It’s never too early (or too late) to pick up a holiday gift for that someone special–or for yourself. And if you, or that someone special, has an attraction to golf, well, the Las Vegas National Golf Club’s 12 Days of Christmas special has an impressive selection of gift ideas. –By Bill Bowman, Las Vegas Golf Insider staff. The Las Vegas National Golf Club  12 days of specific deals throughout December is in full swing and will appeal to your golf needs from range specials to rounds of golf specials to drink specials to equipment specials to tournament play and more.
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Tiger vs. Phil is Coming Soon to Shadow Creek

The Match is the day after Thanksgiving at Shadow Creek in the Las Vegas. They HYPE is in full swing. Two legends getting after it and the golf world is divided about how big this is. “I’m sure that myself and our friends will be watching it,” Jordan Spieth said during the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas. “There is certainly an interest from us, yeah, especially knowing the both of them. Having them mic’d up and knowing them personally, it’ll be kind of extra special.” Justin Thomas, who did not play in the Shriners, is on the
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Shriners Open Champ is Mad Scientist and Shares Some Secrets

Twice, I asked 2018 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open champion Bryson DeChambeau to expand on some of his unique swing and golf philosophies and twice he said they were “secrets.” But the second time he opened up a bit about what it feels like to be “neurologically comfortable.” When I asked in the post-tournament press conference to expand on that feeling, he first turned me down, which drew laughter in the room and has since been somewhat of a phenomenon on Twitter. But I persisted and he gave us a little bit to ponder. “No, that’s a secret.” 😂 pic.twitter.com/hGeVZ2wGAF
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Nicklaus’ Coyote Springs Remains Open While Others Overseed

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Aug. 31, 2018)–There’s a word mentioned in Vegas golf at this time of year that can send chills down the spine of golfers: overseeding. Those words, usually uttered each fall, have golfers everywhere scrambling to find places to play and trying to dodge the before-and-after overseeding scenarios. That’s not the case of Coyote Springs Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus signature course where there’s no overseeding due to its location, about 50 minutes north of Las Vegas.  –By Bill Bowman, Las Vegas Golf Insider staff “We pride ourselves on maintaining our rye grass all through the summer so
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