Vegas Internet Mafia Family Picnic

Hailed by many attendees as "the greatest weekend of my life", the Vegas Internet Mafia Family Picnic (#VIMFP) is an annual convention of Vegas obsessed lunatics put on by the folks behind and Vegas Mate for iOS in partnership with host hotel The D Las Vegas and owner Derek Stevens.

VIMFP weekend consists of three days of gambling tournaments, dining excursions, live events and a dazzling array of head scratching "only in Vegas" moments. Vegas Internet Mafia Family Picnic is anchored by The Main Event - live-on-stage performances by gaming biz podcast The Vegas Gang, gaming historian Dr. David Schwartz, podcasting superstars Five Hundy By Midnight and a outlandish game show featuring the irreverant and unpredictable staff of If that weren't enough, the weekend will be capped off by a live performance of (Secret Guest Artist) as part of the grand opening of the Downtown Las Vegas Event Center. Did we mention there's booze?

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Schedule of Events

This schedule may change without notice

Friday October 17th

The Icebreaker

2pm Longbar at The D

For first timers and everybody else.

The Opening Ceremony

3pm The D Main Entrance

Admiral leads us in a VIMFPtacular parade.


3pm Vintage Casino at The D

The VIMFPLYMPICS of SLOTS is a weekend long slot tournament that takes place in the Vintage Casino at the D. Unlike other tournaments, you play whenever the gods of slot mojo move you. Tournament starts after The Opening Ceremony. Check back soon for the official rules.


3pm KENO desk at The D

The VIMFPLYMPICS of KENO is a weekend long keno tournament. Tournament starts after The Opening Ceremony. Visit the Keno desk for official rules and regulations.

FHBM Listener Meet Up

3:33pm Vue Bar at The D

Come touch the podcast.

The 777th Running of the VIMFPTUCKY DERBY

5pm Vintage Casino at The D

The 777th Running of the VIMFPTUCKY Derby is the Vegas Internet Mafia's signature Sigma Derby tournaments where teams of jockeys and owners compete to win a gigantic purse of real money. Check back soon for the official rules, regulations and entry forms.

World Record Attempt: The World's Largest Multi-Selfie

9pm The D Casino Floor

Join us as we attempt to take the world's largest multiple selfie on the casino floor of The D. Bring your phone and post your photo using the hashtag #vimfpselfie

Purple Reign

10:30pm The Showroom at The D

A VIMFP infested evening with Las Vegas' greatest Prince tribute artist - Purple Reign.

This is a ticketed event and it will sell out. You don't need to get the fancy VIP tickets, any ticket will. Buy Tickets.

The Undercard

Immediately following Purple Reign The Showroom at The D

Coney Swarm

Immediately after The Undercard American Coney

The best time you'll ever have standing in line. Bring a beer and a friend.

Saturday October 18th

Jazz Brunch at The D Grill

AM Disorganized VIMFP takeover of The D Grill.


1:57pm The Showroom at The D

Vegas Gang
Gaming biz roundtable with Hunter, Dr. Dave and special guests.

Five Hundy By Midnight
The Original Las Vegas Podcast - LIVE!

Dr. Dave
We have no idea what Dave is gonna do this year.

VegasTripping Match Game
Outrageous renovation of the 70's game show classic.

Bottle service will be offered (we hope).

We expect The Showroom to be at capacity. Since this is a free, non-ticketed event we cannot guarantee entrance. Seating will be available on first-come basis, with line priority given to those who bring a box of donuts to share at the time The Showroom is opened. Chuckmonster can be bribed with Boston Creme donuts throughout the weekend.


Immediately after The Main Event Vintage Casino at The D

The VIMFP AFTERPARTY: "surprise guest artist"

9pm Downtown Las Vegas Event Center

VIP access to VIMFP after party - front row access to "surprise guest artist".


Bar Prohibition at The Golden Gate

Sunday October 19th

Pancake Social at DuPars at The Golden Gate

AM Disorganized VIMFP takeover of DuPars.

The Closing Ceremony

3pm Your Mind

Safe travels folks.

The Secret Picnic


All Weekend the D Grill

Chuck's favorite.


All Weekend American Coney

Two dogs, one bun.


All Weekend Longbar, Vue Bar & Bar Prohibition

A Fireball + Corona boilermaker

Vegas Internet Mafia Family Picnic