The event comes on the heels of the Tuesday release of Goodman’s new memoir, “Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas — Only in America.” The book leads readers on a tour through organized crime’s inner sanctum before chronicling Goodman's three terms.
The bash kicks off on the evening of May 23, with reduced ($10) admission to the museum, housed in the city’s former federal courthouse. At 7:30 p.m., Goodman will speak in the courtroom in which he worked as a defense attorney for accused gangsters.
On Friday, May 24, museum admission will be free to guests who buy a copy of the book for $28.11. Goodman will make half-hour presentations in the courtroom at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The talks are open only to book buyers. Afterward, he will be available for book signings.