Toy Drive Day 6: Packing More Acts Than a Vegas Variety Show

Performers from the X Burlesque, X Rocks, and X Country shows light up Day 6

December 5, 2018
X Burlesque, X Country and X Rocks Visit Toy Drive

We’re going to let you in on a little secret: If you want to see big time Las Vegas celebrities and performers, you don’t need to buy tickets. You just need to bring a donation to the 20th annual KLUC Toy Drive presented by Venetian Resort and Sands Cares.

First, Toy Drive kicked off with Venetian headliners Human Nature serenading host Chet Buchanan as he was raised to his 30-foot temporary home, then Backstreet Boy Nick Carter garnered headlines for his “kissing booth” stunt.

And let’s not forget appearances by magician Murray Sawchuck, members of The Chippendales, and Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman.

So, on the sixth day of Toy Drive, what did Las Vegas bring to thee?

How about a cadre of performers from the X Burlesque, X Rocks, and X Country shows!

“Honestly, it’s not Toy Drive for me until you show up,” Buchanan told the group as they presented a check for $1,700 to represent their 17th year of performing.

The donation brought the gift card count past $232,000 – that’s more than 50 percent toward this year’s goal. All of the donated funds will go to HELP of Southern Nevada.

The “X” appearance wasn’t the only highlight of Day 6. Performers from the Crazy Girls show at Planet Hollywood also stopped by with gifts, as did representatives from Nigro Construction, Ethel M, and Dollar Loan Center. The latter presented a $2,000 check to Buchanan early Tuesday morning.

How do you top that? Perhaps, with a renewing of vows?

Everyone’s feeling the tingle.

DAY 12: A Record-Shattering Morning!
DAY 11: Truck No. 32 is Closed
DAY 10: Highlights
CELEBRITIES: Strip headliner Terry Fator visits Toy Drive
DAY 9: Fellow Jocks Arrive to Boost Chet’s Spirits
DAY 8: Momentum Building, Terry Fator Delivers ‘Trifecta’
STORIES OF TOY DRIVE: Toy Drive Gave Him a Christmas, Now He’s Giving One to Others
DAY 7: Why Every Little Thing Counts
DAY 6: Packing More Acts Than a Vegas Variety Show
CELEBRITIES: Pawn Stars' Chumlee Comes to Toy Drive
CELEBRITIES: The St. Nick Carter Kissing Booth
DAY 5: Highlights
DAY 5: Nick Carter shuts down Truck No. 11
DAY 5: "St. Nick" Carter Kissing Booth a Smash Hit at Toy Drive
DAY 4: Now That's a Sea of Bikes!
DAY 3: Donors Make the NV Energy Parking Lot the Place to Be and Be Seen​
DAY 2: Vegas Businesses Go Above and Beyond​
DAY 2: Clothing Optional as Celebs Deliver Donations
KICKOFF: Toy Drive 2018 opens in grand style with Human Nature, Mayor Goodman
DAY 1 GALLERY: Check out some of the highlights
DAY 1: Human Nature lift Chet skyward
DAY 1: Naqvi Injury Law makes a BIG donation
DAY 1: Tropical Smoothie's Sea of Bikes get bigger!
DAY 1: Hirshi Masonry Spur an historic Toy Drive first!
DAY 1: The first toys on the truck
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