Wynn Las Vegas debuted a new collection of curated master classes and workshops that invite guests behind the scenes to learn from the experts. Beginning in April, the Wynn Master Class Series will offer interactive courses led by master chefs, sommeliers, mixologists and artisans from all areas of the resort, including F&B, entertainment, art, gaming, salon, and beyond.
The Wynn Master Class Series begins with the following programming, with additional classes and workshops to be announced later this year.
Thursday, April 6: Pasta, Frank’s Way
Join Sinatra’s executive chef Theo Schoenegger and Frank Sinatra’s granddaughter AJ Lambert for an interactive workshop learning how to prepare and make handmade pasta. The session includes a three-course lunch, recipe cards, keepsake gift and a certificate of completion. Located at Sinatra inside Encore, the class begins at 11:30 a.m.
Friday, April 21: Vintner for a Day
Wynn’s executive director of wine Mark Thomas and master sommelier Joseph Spellman of Justin Vineyards lead an interactive winemaking workshop. Guests will sample then blend Justin’s Cabernet Sauvignon with their Cabernet Franc and Merlot wines to replicate the flavor of their Isosceles Paso Robles wine. Thomas and Spellman will judge the resulting blends, with the best receiving a special gift. The session includes wine tasting, snacks, and keepsake bottle and vintner certificate. Located at Lakeside at Wynn, the class begins at 3 p.m.
Thursday, May 4: Spin With A Star DJ
Guests will sip champagne and spin with popular Wynn/Encore resident DJ Clutch, who will share a behind-the-scenes look at handling the sound and light board, perfecting the playlist and working the crowd. Guests will get to record their own five-minute set. The class includes an exclusive tour and access into the club’s “by-invitation-only” private enclave, The Living Room, as well as nightlife merchandise, DJ certificate, keepsake photo and flash drive with their recording. Located at Intrigue nightclub, the class begins at 8 p.m.
Friday, May 12: Mastering Your Most Flattering Selfie
Stylist Claude Baruk and his talented team at the Encore Salon will lead a hands-on workshop highlighting the best tools needed to achieve selfie-worthy photos. Guests sip champagne while practicing Claude’s signature techniques for Hollywood set hair, timeless upsweeps, photoshoot-ready blowouts and pro makeup tips. Afterwards, guests will have the skills and knowledge to recreate camera-ready looks at home. Located at The Claude Baruk Salon at Encore, the demo and class begin at 3 p.m.
Friday, June 9: Mixology 2.0
Wynn Property Mixologist Damian Cross welcomes guests for a lesson in crafting classic cocktails, focusing on the art of mixology and mastering bar tools and techniques. In addition to perfecting bartending skills, Mixology 2.0 dives into the history of bar culture, classic spirits and liqueurs, unique garnishes and syrups. The session includes cocktail tasting, snacks, take-home gifts and a cocktail connoisseur certificate. Located at the bar and lounge of Andrea’s at Encore, the course begins at 2 p.m.
For a video of the Wynn Master Class Series experience, click here.
Tickets for the Wynn Master Class Series are available by contacting the Wynn Las Vegas concierge at 702-770-7070.