This week's perk brings you a few nights at the Wynn Las Vegas, with a friendly room rate and a dining credit. Of course, a little time at the tables and you could parlay that into untold riches...
Things to do for August 14, 2008
The Weekend Starts Here
The weekend is leading the medal count.
The Madison Avenue favorite is dropping 70 percent, with suits as low as $300—in case you're chasing the Don Draper look.
Michael Dweck, photog for Vanity Fair, Vogue and Esquire, has turned his lens to the underwater female form, resulting in stimulating shots of sun-dappled bodies and a conspicuous absence of swimsuits. They should be the perfect inspiration for a beach-bound weekend, assuming you know where you can find a few mermaids...
This usually restrained Chelsea spot is cutting loose for a Sunday summer feast, with the swine in question roasted in a stone-oven spit all day, then paired with Green Market-Berry Pie and enough BBQ Potatoes to last you till Thanksgiving.
These Cosby-esque treats are whipped up from chocolate, heavy cream and coconut milk, then dipped in melted chocolate for a brittle shell. If only it were sweater weather...
This outdoor festival kicks off with Working Girl and continues with The French Connection the next day, covering sex, drugs and other Central Park attractions.