Surprise Party for Eddie Griffin

Tuesday, July 17

Actor and comedian, Eddie Griffin, celebrated his 50th birthday with a surprise party at El Dorado Cantina in Las Vegas on Sunday, July 15.

Griffin was blindfolded and escorted to a private dining room within the restaurant by his wife, Ko Griffin, where he was greeted by friends and relatives with a boisterous, “Surprise!” Griffin and guests enjoyed an array of signature appetizers an assortment of the cantina’s specialty entrees, served family-style, provided by Executive Chef Paco Cortes.

Live music played throughout the night by guest performer, Sahara Prade, who sang a playlist of Griffin’s favorite songs, accompanied by keyboardist, Ricky Dread. Griffin also took the mic throughout the night to sing along to some of his favorite tunes.

Towards the end of the evening, Griffin gave a heartfelt speech, thanking his friends and family who attended the party. “To my children and family here, I couldn’t do it without you,” said Griffin. The actor and comedian celebrated the night with friends, comedian George Lopez, Richard Murphy and MJ The Legend, Jalles Franca.

Notable guests included award-winning entertainment columnist, John Katsilometes; Valentino “Val” Vella, president of La Casa Cigar Lounge at Tivoli Village; and NBC Sports Talk Radio host, Jonathan Scott.

PHOTOS ATTACHED (Photo credit: Hernan Rodriguez)

  1. Eddie Griffin Arriving to Surprise Birthday Party at El Dorado Cantina
  2. Eddie Griffin and George Lopez at Surprise Birthday Party

Link to additional photos: https://spaces.hightail.com/receive/7Wu4iHf74n

Dundas Castle launches luxury winter wedding package

Press Release

Dundas Castle launches luxury winter wedding package

Many couples dream of a white winter wedding in a Scottish castle, and luxury wedding venue, Dundas Castle, is now offering this rare opportunity for less with a special New Year offer.

The five-star, exclusive use venue is offering a discount of £2019 to welcome the first weddings of 2019, as well as all the ingredients for an unbeatable winter wedding atmosphere.

From the piper greeting guests on arrival, to the dazzling display of fireworks as night falls, every perfect moment will be taken care of, while also leaving couples with a little extra money to celebrate with.

As part of the offer, as well as receiving £2019 off the facility fee, couples booking weddings in the months of January and February will benefit from a glass of sparkling wine for every guest; a special ‘buy two get two free’ canape offer from luxury caterer, Prestige Venues and Events; a piper to greet guests and pipe to dinner, and a bonus firework ‘finale’ worth £250 with every purchased display over £795 from 21cc Fireworks.

Sir Jack Stewart-Clark, owner of Dundas Castle, said: “My wife and I love having couples to share our home for their big day, and we are thrilled this winter offering will be at a time of the year when the romance of the castle really shines through. There’s nothing better than a celebratory drink by a roaring log fire on a crisp winter’s evening.”

Dundas Castle offers a flexible choice for weddings, with a multitude of options for holding a religious, humanist or civil ceremony. Couples looking for a traditional Scottish Castle wedding need look no further than the 15th century Auld Keep, while the elegant main house provides a spectacular home from home for a sophisticated yet comfortable feel. Meanwhile, larger weddings of up to 200 can take place in the contemporary Pavilion Marquee or in the beautiful outdoor courtyard.

Dundas Castle is perfectly situated just 15 minutes from Edinburgh airport and 25 minutes from the city centre. Nestled within 400 acres of secluded idyllic countryside, the Castle offers timeless charm and is the perfect place for a romantic wedding.

The Winter Package is applicable for weddings taking place in January and February 2019. The offer is subject to availability at the time of request and only available on bookings made from 1 July 2018.

ENDS

For more information contact:

Rebecca Dawson or Lucy Edgington

Pagoda Public Relations

0131 556 0770

rebecca.dawson@pagodapr.com  or lucy.edgington@pagodapr.com

www.dundascastle.co.uk

Using Mean green Cleansers to clean your whole house

From floors to ceilings to the garage, Mean Greene cleanser can be used to clean almost anything . Not only does it clean some of the toughest stains, but it also has a nice citrus smell.

Many brands and scents are available on the market to choose from, so you are sure to find one that works for you! Check out  Mean Green Cleanser, for some great options and give one a try! You’ll be impressed with how great it works.

To clean woodwork, try adding a few squirts to a bucket of hot water and use a cloth dampened with the solution to effectively clean painted or sealed woodwork (not oiled or waxed).

The Love healthy Lounge & wellness Pavillion

TIFFANY HADDISH, ANGELA BASSETT, MEAGAN GOOD, TINA KNOWLES-LAWSON, TRACEY EDMONDS AND MORE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE BET EXPERIENCE & REED FOR HOPE ‘WORLD’S LARGEST VIRTUAL WORKOUT’ AT LOVEHEALTHY.ORG

 Saturday, June 23 at 1 PM at LA Convention Center

‘Virtual Ladies Flash Fitness Mob’ to be Live streamed as part of “One In A Million” Women’s Fitness Movement; Haddish’s ‘Couch Potato Workout’ to Debut

 

The Reed For Hope Foundation hosts ‘The Love Healthy Lounge and Wellness Pavilion’ with Merge Summit, Panels and Talks from Nephew Tommy, Eva Marcelle, Celebrity Chef Marco Borges and more

 

Los Angeles, Ca (June 20, 2018) – The Reed For Hope Foundation, founded by Emmy Award- winning casting director Robi Reed, will present the “World’s Largest Virtual Workout” at the Love Healthy Wellness Pavilion at the BET Experience on Saturday, June 23 at 1 p.m. Participating in the virtual workout will be Tiffany Haddish, Angela Bassett, Meagan Good and more. The pavilion is part of the “One In A Million” global women’s fitness and health movement, focused on uniting women and those who love them around women’s health. The entire schedule and the live stream is available at LoveHealthy.org.

 

The Pavilion is part of the two-day BET Experience event which will be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 S. Figueroa, Los Angeles, CA 90015 on Friday, June 22 from 5 to 10 PM, and Saturday, June 23 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Over 12 panels and seminars will be held over the two days including food and fitness sessions with experts from celebrity Chef Marco Borges (Beyonce, Ryan Seacrest, Pharrell Williams), Comedians Nephew Tommy, Rodney Perry and Pretty Ricky, Celebrity Trainers Kathy and Luther Freeman with “Love and Fitness” for couples, “Working Women Working Out: Balancing Career, Family and Hair and Staying Fit” led by Tracey Edmonds, Eva Marcelle and Latravia Smith-Wilson (VP, Sundial), and “Healthy with the Good Hair” by Dr. Yolanda Lendsey.

 

The Love Healthy Wellness Paviliion is presented by The Reed For Hope Foundation, Merge Summit with Dr. Holly Carter, The Healthy Housing Foundation, Shea Moisture, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Wright Productions and the American Heart Association.

 

Participants can sign up for the “Love Healthy Pledge” virtually at the site as well as at the event, where there will be a wellness row that will focus on blood pressure, healthy housing pledge, sexual health and disease prevention, among other topics.

 

For the full schedule of events visit: http://lovehealthy.org/betx-2018-schedule/

 

Highlights of Friday’s Sessions:

 

7 PM – “Fit Together” with Michael Jai White & Gillian White

8 PM – Laughing Matters “A healthy convo with a side of funny”, featuring Nephew Tommy, Pretty Ricki, Rodney Perry…

 

Highlights of Saturday’s sessions include:

 

1 PM – The World’s Largest Virtual Workout [For Women and those who love them]

featuring: Tiffany Haddish The Couch Potato Workout, Angela Bassett, Meagan Good and Tracey Edmonds.

 

2 PM – REED For Hope Foundation, Healthy Housing Foundation Video

 

5 PM – Good Health Happy Hour, featuring Eva Marcille, Apryl Jones, Kashdoll, Claudia Jordan, Annie Illonzeh and DJ Q Nice

 

Throughout the two-day event, BET Experience attendees will have the opportunity to work out and gain inspiration from some of the country’s most celebrated fitness trainers. Get your “Certified Fit” Passport by simply taking the Love Healthy Pledge at the event or if you’re not able to attend Click here: http://lovehealthy.org/bet-x-2018/

 

The Reed For Hope Foundation is also providing attendees the chance to have health screenings like blood pressure and AIDS testing done.

 

For the full Love Healthy Wellness Lounge and Pavilion schedule and more information about the Love Healthy Fit For Summer Challenge, visit:

lovehealthy.org.

 

For celebrity trainer bios and photos, please visit:

http://lovehealthy.org/home/love-healthy-celebrity-fitness-trainers-do-it-big/

 

Follow Reed For Hope Foundation on Twitter and Instagram @Reed4Hope and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/reedforhope?fref=ts.

 

About Love Healthy

We are dedicated to bringing our family and friends with us as we choose good health and wellness. There’s an African proverb that says, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to far, go TOGETHER.” Our world, today, has a long way to go for healing, but our movement has begun and we are steadfast and vigilante. This initiative intends to consistently find and engage in fresh, fun, and innovative ways to inspire and unite people from all walks of life to share messages of hope, faith and good health with their circles of influence. Love Healthy is a movement of wellness……Together. Certified Fit To Party, Certified Fit To Praise, Dance Cardio, Entertainment-Centered Health Screening, Wholistic Healing, Disease Prevention, Good Nutrition, and Self Love are topics that make up parts of our discussions, but these topics influence all of our action. Join us and bring your friends.

 

LoveHeathy.org is a site maintained and operated by The Reed For Hope Foundation, a non-profit 501C3 based in Los Angeles, California.

 

Reed For Hope invites family, friends, corporations, groups, churches, and faith-based organizations to join the Love Healthy: One In A Million Movement immediately. Share your voice and your story of wellness with us. Go to LoveHealthy.org. An African proverb says, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”

 

About Reed For Hope Foundation

The Reed For Hope Foundation (RFHF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) based in Los Angeles, California. RFHF’s mission is to improve the quality of life in our communities by positively effecting public perceptions on wellness, disease prevention and health disparities. We aim to inspire our friends, partners and communities to join us in bringing focus, education, action and HOPE to a world that needs more healing and better health. One of RFHF’s main initiatives is the Love Healthy Movement, a multi-pronged healthy lifestyle campaign that includes the One in a Million initiative, Certified Fit To Party, Certified Fit To Praise, Entertainment-Centered Health Screenings, and retreats centered on holistic healing, disease prevention, good nutrition, and self-love. For more information, please visit www.reedforhope.org

 

Music & Arts Presents Family-Friendly Open House and Free Lesson Event

Music & Arts Presents Family-Friendly
Open House and Free Lesson Event
 

Musical instrument and music lessons retailer to host family-friendly event featuring free guitar lessons, open mic, and more 



June 22 – June 24, 2018

WHAT:         Music & Arts invites you to a summer Lessons Open House weekend event at
locations nationwide, with a free guitar offer for new lessons students, an open mic
night, and lesson studio tours
WHO:           Celebrating its 66th anniversary this year, Music & Arts is one of the nation’s largest
school music retailers and musical instrument lessons providers. They carry a wide
assortment of top name musical instruments, and most locations offer expert repairs
and university-trained, background checked lesson instructors, offering both private
and group lessons. The chain now has more than 500 retail and affiliate locations, 140
educational representatives, and teaches over 1.5 million lessons per year. 
WHEN:         Lesson Studio tours, instructor meet n’ greet – all weekend
Open Mic night – Friday, June 22 from 6-8pm
Free guitar lessons – Saturday, June 23 at 11am and 1pm
Press tours – all weekend

WHERE:       Music & Arts Locations across the U.S. that have lessons programs

CONTACT:   Online RSVP is encouraged to ensure proper guest accommodations:
www.MusicArts.com/OpenHouse
For general information about Music & Arts: www.MusicArts.com

America’s favorite national buffet chain celebrates families with an incredible value

Golden Corral Launches 99¢ Kids’ Nights Every Night

 America’s favorite national buffet chain celebrates families with an incredible value

(June 18, 2018) – Golden Corral®, America’s #1 buffet-grill, is heating up the summer with more reasons to visit.   Beginning on June 18, Golden Corral’s 99¢ Kids’ Nights, Every Night offers families the best deal of the season:

  • Kids ages 4-12 can enjoy the dinner buffet and a drink for just 99¢
  • Offer is available after 4:00 PM MondaySaturday and after 11:00 AM on Sunday.
  • Limit two 99¢ kids offers per adult buffet purchase
  • Children ages 3 and under eat free

During this limited time promotion, kids and parents will enjoy favorites like Chicken Tenders, Macaroni & Cheese, Fried Chicken Legs, and Mini Steakburgers alongside everything else on the dinner buffet.  Families will also love the taste of new Sizzlin’ Fajitas: hand-carved sirloin, marinated flame grilled chicken breast, or fajita-seasoned shrimp plus all the fixins’ like guacamole and pico de gallo.  These items are just some of the choices on the 150+ item buffet.

Golden Corral ran a similar promotion on weeknights in April and expanded the 99¢ offer to every night of the week based on the overwhelming response from families.  “We’re excited to celebrate our littlest brand fans with this promotion,” said Golden Corral Vice President of National Marketing and Media Paula Moran. “Offering 99¢ Kids’ Nights, Every Night gives families more time together and the enjoyment of having a buffet for everyone to find their perfect meal this summer.”

99¢ Kids’ Night Every Night is available at Golden Corral restaurants across the country through Sunday, July 22.

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About Golden Corral:

Golden Corral, based in Raleigh, N.C., is the nation’s largest grill-buffet restaurant chain with 489 restaurants operating in 41 states as of January 1, 2018.  Golden Corral is famous for its variety, including USDA steaks cooked to order, smoked meats, awesome pot roast, hot yeast rolls, and desserts like homemade carrot cake and the Chocolate Wonderfall®.

BEER PARK at Paris Las Vegas rolled out the red carpet for two chart-topping DJs

 

May 18, 2018

 

BEER PARK at Paris Las Vegas rolled out the red carpet for two chart-topping DJs throughout a pop-up experience hosted by popular apparel brand, Electric Family, this week in honor of the Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC).

 

DJ and electronic dance music (EDM) producer, 3LAU, arrived at BEER PARK on Wednesday dressed in a simple black graphic T-shirt, black pants and dark sunglasses. The young producer posed for photos on the red carpet and met a multitude of thrilled fans. 3LAU was seeing mingling with guests and friends at the rooftop venue throughout the afternoon.

 

3LAU is best known for his unique DJ style, using a variety of melodic sounds in his dance music tracks. The Las Vegas-native has recently released his first ever album, “Ultraviolet,” peaking at number nine in the Billboard Dance/Electronic Albums chart.

 

On ThursdayKaskade arrived at BEER PARK wearing a light gray button-up shirt and khakis, paired with black sneakers. The popular DJ posed for photos on the red carpet with a crowd of adoring fans. Following his meet and greet photos, Kaskade took to the turntables to electrify the event with a surprise DJ set, giving a taste of what’s to come at his EDC performance.

 

Voted “America’s Best DJ” in 2011 and 2013 by DJ Times, Kaskade is best known for his top hits “Eyes,” “I Remember” and “Move For Me.” The Chicago-native is also known for taking part in the revival of American progressive house alongside fellow DJs, deadmau5 and Wolfgang Gartner.

 

 

ABOUT BEER PARK

BEER PARK is located at Paris Las Vegas on a 10,000-square-foot deck set in the backdrop of the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. The dynamic rooftop bar and grill offers a tailgate party atmosphere with an outdoor smoker and grill, picnic tables, and more than 100 drafts, can and bottle beer selections; including 36 beers on tap. The all-American menu includes next-level stadium-style cuisine, including selections such as barbecue ribs, oversized drumsticks and reuben sandwiches, all prepared with meats cooked on a custom-made Budweiser Beechwood Grill; as well as Shock Top-marinated bratwurst, nachos and more. With dozens of high-definition televisions throughout and an onsite betting station, BEER PARK is a popular gathering place for sports fans. BEER PARK is open daily from lunch through late night, transitioning to a fun, high-energy bar after 10 p.m. BEER PARK is owned and operated by BEER PARK. The phone number for BEER PARK is 702.444.4500, the website is www.beerpark.com, and information about private events is available via email at info@beerpark.com. BEER PARK is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BeerParkLV and on Twitter and Instagram at @BEERPARKLV.

 

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Photos Attached:

  1. 3LAU posing with fans
  2. Kaskade posing with fan

Photo Credit: Courtesy of BEER PARK