DOWNTOWN SUMMERLIN — A second round of the Monday Night Flights contest returns to Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill, with two sommeliers competing to discover who paired the best wine with a three course dinner from Executive Chef Mark Andelbradt.
On Monday, Sept. 21 at 6 p.m., Kathleen Thomas from Rose, Rabbit, Lie and Robert Gamble from Julian Serrrano face off and the public gets to dine and sample the six different wines before choosing the winner. Monday night's victor heads to the final round, set for October 19, and compete against Matt George. Tickets are $50 at 702-202-6300. [EaterWire]
SILVER SEVENS — This October, food trucks will roll into the off-Strip Silver Sevens parking lot every Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and battle it out. The free admission event allows the casino's A-Play Club Card members to vote for their favorite food truck of the evening and be entered for a chance to "win $500 in FreePlay." Booths will help non-members sign up.
Already scheduled to be serving and competing are:
Sauced— Featuring small plates and sandwiches paired with handcrafted specialty sauces.
Cousins Maine Lobster— Serving fresh and authentic Maine seafood and lobster rolls.
Bacon Boys— Highlighting one of America's favorite foods with a twist on bacon.
Oso Ono— Showcasing island-style shaved ice.
A Gourmet Soiree— Specializing in "No Toaster Tarts," inspired by Pop Tarts.[EaterWire]