28 episodes

Vegas Faces aims to share the everyday Las Vegas experience. Where we chat with Las Vegas Locals and see what it's really like to live in the Entertainment Capital of the World. And to answer questions and misconceptions, such as: What is it like to live in Las Vegas? What is it like to raise a family in the City that Never Sleeps? We are here to find the places and meet the faces that make Sin City so special. Welcome to our journey! Enjoy!

Vegas Faces David Gavri

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Vegas Faces aims to share the everyday Las Vegas experience. Where we chat with Las Vegas Locals and see what it's really like to live in the Entertainment Capital of the World. And to answer questions and misconceptions, such as: What is it like to live in Las Vegas? What is it like to raise a family in the City that Never Sleeps? We are here to find the places and meet the faces that make Sin City so special. Welcome to our journey! Enjoy!

    What Disaster Decisions Will Ruin Your Chance Of Buying A Home? | Vegas Faces Fast Facts!

    What Disaster Decisions Will Ruin Your Chance Of Buying A Home? | Vegas Faces Fast Facts!

    Welcome to Vegas Fast Facts! Short clips about specific topics from right here in Las Vegas! David talks with Kevin MacKinnon of Cross Country Mortgage about what NOT to do when buying your dream home. Many things can go wrong in between the time your offer is accepted and when you actually get the keys. Don't make mistakes that will cost you your home! Here is what you need to know to have a smooth home-buying transaction. Thanks so much for listening! You can watch the video version of this episode at Vegas Faces on YouTube! Enjoy!
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    0:00 - Intro
    0:30 - Kevin MacKinnon From Cross Country Mortgage
    1:40 - What NOT To Do When Under Contract To Buy A Home
    4:45 - What Is The Pre-Approval Process?
    7:42 - Actual Decisions That Ruined Peoples' Home Purchases
    9:45 - Other Red Flags That Will Ruin A Home Purchase
    12:41 - What If You're Laid Off While Under Contract?
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    Apple Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/vegas-faces/id1676881525
    Spotify Podcasts:
    https://open.spotify.com/show/1JQHzDhxTih1b8wpZHHDkN
    YouTube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEgUhWKUF0f6p7xsp54qopQ/?sub_confirmation=1
    Website:
    https://TheVegasFaces.com
    Email: 
    TheVegasFaces@gmail.com
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    Created By:
    David Gavri & Mary Gavri
    Las Vegas © 2023
    Gavri Group Real Estate | Realty One Group Summerlin

    • 16 min
    Do I Need A Gun In Las Vegas? | What You Need To Know About Being A Responsible Gun Owner

    Do I Need A Gun In Las Vegas? | What You Need To Know About Being A Responsible Gun Owner

    On Episode 26, David talks with Garik Frehner, owner of Civil Defense Solutions here in Las Vegas! Garik educates us on the importance of firearm safety and how to get started with owning a firearm. We discuss recommended guns and gun ranges, safety and responsibility with your kids, situational awareness and managing your ego, if Keanu Reaves actually knows how to use a gun in real life, and so much more! Had a fantastic time with this episode! You're gonna love it! Thanks for listening! You can watch the video version of this episode at Vegas Faces on YouTube! Enjoy!
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    0:00 Intro
    0:35 - Who Is Our Guest Today?
    1:25 - Responsibilities Of Owning A Firearm
    3:50 - What Is A Concealed Carry Weapons Permit?
    6:50 - How To Get Started With Owning A Firearm
    10:30 - What Types Of Firearms Courses To Take?
    11:50 - How to Avoid Accidents With A Firearm
    13:50 - Best First Gun To Start With?
    15:00 - Recommended Las Vegas Gun Ranges
    16:30 - Favorite Firearm Brands?
    17:40 - Background Check Process To Own A Firearm?
    18:30 - Garik’s Background With Firearms
    22:40 - Las Vegas Style Entertainment At Gun Ranges
    24:12 - How Often Do Things Happen To Where You Need A Gun?
    26:13 - When Does A Hero Situation Go Wrong?
    28:00 - Open Carry Pros & Cons
    30:00 - Situational Awareness & Managing Ego
    32:00 - Safety & Responsibility When Having Kids
    33:00 - Best Place To Carry A Gun On Your Body
    34:00 - Do People Actually Sleep With A Gun Under The Pillow?
    36:00 - Teaching Your Spouse About Firearms
    38:00 - What Age To Teach Your Kids About Firearms?
    40:00 - Vegas Locals Perspective On The Las Vegas Expansion
    45:20 - Garik’s Firearm Courses & How To Navigate
    47:50 - Hollywood & Firearms
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    Apple Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/vegas-faces/id1676881525
    Spotify Podcasts:
    https://open.spotify.com/show/1JQHzDhxTih1b8wpZHHDkN
    YouTube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEgUhWKUF0f6p7xsp54qopQ/?sub_confirmation=1
    Website:
    https://TheVegasFaces.com
    Email: 
    TheVegasFaces@gmail.com
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    Created By:
    David Gavri & Mary Gavri
    Las Vegas © 2023
    Gavri Group Real Estate | Realty One Group Summerlin

    • 51 min
    Super Bowl LVIII: An Inside Look! | Is Las Vegas The Best Super Bowl City?

    Super Bowl LVIII: An Inside Look! | Is Las Vegas The Best Super Bowl City?

    On Episode 25, David talks with his good friends Cecilia & Ryan, who got the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to attend Super Bowl LVIII right here in Las Vegas! We discuss their entire Super Bowl experience, "Usher Bucks" at the halftime show, how to get the best price on Super Bowl tickets, and of course what Super Bowl tickets actually cost! As well as what it was like being at Super Bowl LVIII as a 49ers fan, if Patrick Mahomes is one of the best athletes of all time, and will there be yet another Chiefs VS 49ers rematch? Such a fun episode! You're gonna love it! Thanks for listening! You can watch the video version of this episode at Vegas Faces on YouTube! Enjoy!
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    0:00 - Intro
    0:30 - Attending Super Bowl LVIII
    1:30 - What Made You Buy Vegas Super Bowl Tickets?
    5:15 - Attending Miami in 2019 For Super Bowl LIII 
    5:50 - Miami VS Vegas Super Bowl Cost?
    6:50 - How To Buy Authentic Super Bowl Tickets?
    8:10 - Best Time To Buy Super Bowl Tickets At Best Price?
    9:30 - Funny Story About Bank Fraud
    11:05 - How Much Were The Vegas Super Bowl Tickets?
    13:30 - Post-Game Feelings For 49ers Fans
    15:20 - Patrick Mahomes Breakdown & Analysis
    17:00 - The Entire Super Bowl LVIII Experience
    20:40 - "Usher Bucks" & Super Bowl Halftime Show
    23:40 - How To Reduce Costs When Going To The Super Bowl
    27:20 - Chiefs VS 49ers Rematch?
    28:40 - How Expensive Was The Super Bowl Merch?
    30:40 - Leaving The Super Bowl In Las Vegas
    32:30 - When Does Vegas Get The Super Bowl Again?
    33:45 - Formula One VS Super Bowl In Las Vegas
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    Apple Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/vegas-faces/id1676881525
    Spotify Podcasts:
    https://open.spotify.com/show/1JQHzDhxTih1b8wpZHHDkN
    YouTube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEgUhWKUF0f6p7xsp54qopQ/?sub_confirmation=1
    Website:
    https://TheVegasFaces.com
    Email: 
    TheVegasFaces@gmail.com
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    Created By:
    David Gavri & Mary Gavri
    Las Vegas © 2023
    Gavri Group Real Estate | Realty One Group Summerlin

    • 36 min
    U2 Concert At The Las Vegas Sphere! | What Is It Like Inside The Sphere? | Who Performs Next?

    U2 Concert At The Las Vegas Sphere! | What Is It Like Inside The Sphere? | Who Performs Next?

    On Episode 24, David talks with his friend & Chicago Podcast Producer, Pablo Rodriguez, about their experience of seeing the U2 Concert at the Las Vegas Sphere! We discuss where to park for The Sphere,  getting to the U2 Concert late, the feeling inside The Sphere, guessing which artists should perform at The Sphere next, and a very awkward but funny late night interaction with a total stranger. We had a really fun time with this episode and we know you will too! Thanks for listening! You can watch the video version of this episode at Vegas Faces on YouTube! Enjoy!
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    0:00 - Intro
    0:30 - Comedy Backstory
    1:00 - Vegas Sphere U2 Concert Experience
    5:20 - Do Vegas Shows Start On Time?
    6:25 - Vegas Sphere Parking Confusion
    11:00 - Late For The Vegas Sphere U2 Concert
    11:55 - Best Advice For Going To The Sphere
    12:50 - How It Feels To Be Inside The Sphere
    15:30 - What The U2 Concert Was Like
    19:40 - Who Performs At The Sphere Next?
    24:00 - Experiencing The Sphere From Multiple Angles
    26:00 - Sphere Staff Approaches David
    26:40 - Funny Fun Fact About David
    29:20 - Is Leaving The Sphere A Fire Hazard?
    31:00 - How Is The Sphere Traffic?
    33:40 - Which Artists Make More Money For The Sphere?
    36:10 - Where To Eat After The Sphere?
    40:15 - Awkward But Funny Interaction
    42:00 - Stand Up Comedy & Production Background
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    Apple Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/vegas-faces/id1676881525
    Spotify Podcasts:
    https://open.spotify.com/show/1JQHzDhxTih1b8wpZHHDkN
    YouTube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEgUhWKUF0f6p7xsp54qopQ/?sub_confirmation=1
    Website:
    https://TheVegasFaces.com
    Email: 
    TheVegasFaces@gmail.com
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    Created By:
    David Gavri & Mary Gavri
    Las Vegas © 2023
    Gavri Group Real Estate | Realty One Group Summerlin

    • 44 min
    From Las Vegas Comedian To Documentarian | 'Arcade Gamer: The True Story'

    From Las Vegas Comedian To Documentarian | 'Arcade Gamer: The True Story'

    On Episode 23, David talks with his good friend Tom Garland, a touring stand up comedian who just wrote, filmed, & directed a documentary about the best arcade video game players in the world. 'Arcade Gamer: The True Story' is now on Amazon Prime. This is our very first remote podcast here on Vegas Faces. Special thanks to Pablo Rodriguez, a Chicago Laugh Factory comedian & producer, for helping behind the scenes! In this conversation, we get into what it takes to make a documentary, the business side of entertainment, where to find arcade games here in Las Vegas, and so much more! It's a fun one, enjoy!
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    1:30 - Who Is Tom Garland?
    2:55 - From Las Vegas Comedian To Documentarian
    6:00 - 'Arcade Gamer' Documentary Backstory
    9:45 - The Arcade Gaming World Of Characters
    11:20 - The Video Game Capital Of The World
    14:05 - Bold Pursuits Without Financial Gain
    15:40 - Arcade Gaming 14 Hours Straight
    17:00 - The Business Side Of Arcade Gaming
    18:40 - 'Arcade Gamer' Documentary Inspiration
    21:20 - Is There A Dark Side To Gaming?
    27:00 - Where To Find Arcade Games In Las Vegas
    31:00 - The Business Of Show Business
    33:50 - The Hero's Journey & Returning Home
    36:00 - Road Comic Stories
    37:30 - Las Vegas Pinball Hall Of Fame
    39:00 - Art Is Long & Life Is Short
    40:46 - Never Seems Good Enough
    42:20 - What Comes Next?
    43:40 - David's Transition From Comedy To Real Estate
    49:00 - The Entertainment Industry Lifestyle
    51:30 - Las Vegas Is 2nd Chance City
    54:00 - Comedy Is The Hardest Form Of Public Speaking
    56:00 - Kong Klash In Sherwood Arkansas
    57:00 - Arcade Gaming Is Tough & Technical
    59:10 - Tom's Filmmaking Background
    1:04:00 - Working Odd Jobs In Film
    1:08:40 - How Comedy Led Us To This Point
    1:10:00 - 'Arcade Gamer' & Social Media Info?
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    Apple Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/vegas-faces/id1676881525
    Spotify Podcasts:
    https://open.spotify.com/show/1JQHzDhxTih1b8wpZHHDkN
    YouTube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEgUhWKUF0f6p7xsp54qopQ/?sub_confirmation=1
    Website:
    https://TheVegasFaces.com
    Email: 
    TheVegasFaces@gmail.com
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    Created By:
    David Gavri & Mary Gavri
    Las Vegas © 2023
    Gavri Group Real Estate | Realty One Group Summerlin

    • 1 hr 13 min
    We Are Live From The Vegas Movie Awards Red Carpet! | Is Las Vegas Hollywood 2.0?

    We Are Live From The Vegas Movie Awards Red Carpet! | Is Las Vegas Hollywood 2.0?

    On Episode 22, David & Mary are at the Vegas Movie Awards! With the amazing opportunity to cover the event and interview all the stars and starlets! This is a very special and unique episode where we do live interviews from the red carpet! Asking everyone about their Las Vegas experience, how the Vegas Movie Awards got started, and is Las Vegas about to become the next Hollywood? 
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    0:30 - All About The Vegas Movie Awards
    1:23 - Mary & David Recap Their Vegas Movie Awards Experience
    11:35 - The Amazing People Of The Vegas Movie Awards
    14:00 - What Do You Think Of Las Vegas?
    15:50 - What To Know About The Vegas Movie Awards
    19:05 - The Winners Of The VMAs
    21:55 - Las Vegas vs Hollywood?
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    Apple Podcasts:
    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/vegas-faces/id1676881525
    Spotify Podcasts:
    https://open.spotify.com/show/1JQHzDhxTih1b8wpZHHDkN
    YouTube:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEgUhWKUF0f6p7xsp54qopQ/?sub_confirmation=1
    Website:
    https://TheVegasFaces.com
    Email: 
    TheVegasFaces@gmail.com
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    Created By:
    David Gavri & Mary Gavri
    Las Vegas © 2023
    Gavri Group Real Estate | Realty One Group Summerlin

    • 25 min

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