Mariah Rivera of FANTASY, The Gazillionaire from ABSINTHE Las Vegas and James Davis of Chippendales to Judge TREVI’s Media Pizza Making Competition in Las Vegas

Mariah Rivera of FANTASY, The Gazillionaire from ABSINTHE Las Vegas and James Davis of Chippendales to Judge TREVI’s Media Pizza Making Competition in Las Vegas
Local performers Mariah Rivera of FANTASY (Pictured above), The Gazillionaire from ABSINTHE Las Vegas and James Davis of Chippendales will use their love of pizza for a good cause as judges at TREVI Italian Restaurant’s third annual media pizza making competition on Wednesday, Aug. 16 (Photo credit: Oscar Picazo).  

The Gazillionaire from ABSINTHE Las Vegas
The Gazillionaire from ABSINTHE Las Vegas

Photo credit: Erik Kabik / www.ErikKabik.com

Local media personalities will compete to raise money for their charity of choice by creating and implementing their own recipe, choice of ingredients and style to make the tastiest pizza. While cheering on their favorite participant, children 12 and under will receive a complimentary slice of cheese pizza.

James Davis of Chippendales
James Davis of Chippendales

Photo credit: Gabriel Goldberg

This year’s competitors include Tedd Florendo, meteorologist at KLAS Ch. 8, JJ Snyder, cohost of The Morning Blend on KTNV Ch. 13, Rob Kachelreiss, contributing author at Thrillist.com, Jason Harris, contributor at Las Vegas Weekly and Marisa Finetti, food and wine columnist at Vegas Seven, Luxury Las Vegas and DAVID Magazine.

TREVI Italian Restaurant’s third annual media pizza making competition on Wednesday, Aug. 16
TREVI Italian Restaurant’s third annual media pizza making competition on Wednesday, Aug. 16

Photo courtesy of TREVI Italian Restaurant

Located at The Forum Shops inside Caesars Palace, the award-winning restaurant will present the selected winner with a $500 donation to be made at their local charity of choice. Selected charities include Opportunity Village, The Shade Tree, JDRF and the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth.

TREVI is located at the heart of The Forum Shops at Caesars next to the Fountain of the Gods. The restaurant offers classic and contemporary Italian fare, a gelato bar featuring fresh gelato made daily and a dynamic atmosphere. Executive Chef Jose Navarro serves a menu that blends classic and contemporary Italian fare. TREVI is open daily from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. – midnight Friday and Saturday. More information and reservations are available at www.trevi-italian.com or by calling 702.735.4663. Follow TREVI at www.Twitter.com/TREVILV and www.Facebook.com/TREVILV.