Archive for the ‘Las Vegas’

  • Free Henderson Concerts w/ Fireworks
    Paul Taylor Jazz will entertain Jul 4 7:30pm-9pm at the Plaza stage in Henderson with sponsorship of Smooth Jazz 105.7. Walt Boenig will perform from 6:30pm-7:15pm at the Justice Court stage with the Henderson Civic Orchestra from 7:45pm-8:45pm. Randy Anderson will be on the Convention Center front lawn stage, with “line dancing” by Birdie Bridges on Atlantic...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Free Fridays @ 8 w/ the Lovell Sisters
    The City of Henderson presents Fridays at 8. The Lovell Sisters have returned. This trio of mandolin, dobro and fiddle players play bluegrass standards while you relax on your blanket or in your lawn chair. Free admission. Call for more info 702-267-2171. visithenderson.com. Amphitheater at the Henderson Events Plaza 200 S Water Street Henderson NV. Jul 13 – The...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Fam Fest – Family Starts Here!
    One Stop LLC presents a full day of family fun Sat Jun 30 from 11a-7p. There will be food vendors, free raffles with good prizes like bikes – and more. It is will be music-filled day with a concert at 3pm. Tickets in advance $10 adults/$2 kids with admission @ gate $12 adults/$3 kids. (no phone number listed for advance ticket sales. Try 702-229-1087.) Venue is...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Last performance of Ragtime – a musical
    Super Summer Theatre presents “Ragtime,” a musical interwining three stories of life in turn of the century America (20th that is.) The production runs Wed-Sat, Jun 13-Jun 30 at 8pm. Super Summer Theatre is a nonprofit organization presenting quality productions at prices everyone can afford. The outdoor theatre is located in Red Rock Canyon and the shows...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • 21st Annual “Ribbon of Life” Benefit
    The Ribbon of Life is a giant HIV/AIDS benefit hosted by Golden Rainbow. It captures all the glamour of Hollywood in a star-studded extravaganza Jun 23-24 @ 1pm. The 2006 Ribbon of Life show raised $275,000, the most for any Ribbon of Life show. All money raised stays in southern Nevada to provide housing and direct financial assistance to help those with HIV/AIDS, as...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Chris’ Rock n Roll Wine Event @ Platinum
    The young and beautiful of Las Vegas, plus the more mature but still beautiful, will meet at The Platinum Hotel on June 22 for Chris’ next Rock ‘n Roll Wine Event. The “progressive style” evening will start at 7pm on the rooftop terrace with strip view and sparkling wines. Then it’s on to the middle terrace with indoor/outdoor pool, more strip...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Paul Stubblefield Performs
    For those of you who like to follow Paul Stubblefield and enjoy his easy R&B sound, he’s appearing Friday Jul 06 at Bootlegger’s from 9p-1a. The Bootlegger is one of those special places for those in the know and who value Old Vegas-style entertainment. It is rich in atmosphere and showcases great talent. The Bootlegger Bistro 702-736-4939. 7700 Las Vegas...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • 2007 Las Vegas Guitar Festival
    The 2007 Las Vegas Guitar Festival runs Jun 20-24 with a series of 8 performances. The Festival features classical guitar, jazz guitar and flamenco guitar and is sponsored by the International Guitar Institute. Their website is internationalguitarinstitute.com. The program includes classes (for players of all levels), workshops and concerts. Tickets for individual events...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Las Vegas Weekly “Party on the Patio”
    Friday night 6p-9p at the Platinum Pool is a “Party on the Patio” presented by the Las Vegas Weekly. They are offering complimentary Patron Cocktails, Miller Chill and appetizers. Full cash bar for those who are want more. It’s a very chic and intimate pool area, perfect for entertaining as they say. Go to the Platinum website for more details lvplatinum.com....
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • VooDoo Lounge 3rd Anniversary Party
    Jun 28 @ 10 pm is the 3rd birthday party for the VooDoo Lounge @ The Rio. There will be a Ketel One Host Bar from 10p-11p with VooDoo Dolls, Graffiti Artists & Fireworks Celebration @ Midnight. Billed as “VooDoo Risin’,” this should be a great 2-story patio party with fabulous views of the Strip. DJs KrisCut & L1 will be spinning HipHop on...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 06:06 am
  • Panquitch Valley Hot Air Balloon Festival
    A 4 hour drive from Las Vegas to Southern Utah is the site of the Panguitch Valley Balloon Rally and Hot Air Balloon Festival Jun 22-24. 30 balloons are scheduled to take off at 6:30 am each day with a balloon glow on Main Street at dusk on Saturday with a mass ascension on Sunday morning. Also look for parades and children’s events. Tickets are adults $8/seniors...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • Free “Harry & the Potters” rock concert
    The Boston indie rock band who bases their music on Harry Potter books will perform free at the LV-CC Sunrise Library. Tickets are first-come, first-serve starting at 3pm for the 4:30pm show and at 5pm for the 7pm show on Jun 23. Call 702-507-3905 for more info. Sunrise Library 5400 Harris Av Las Vegas NV The event is in conjunction with the Harry Potter movie series...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 02:06 am
  • Free Latino Films “Cine en el Centro”
    The City of Las Vegas screens the free Summer Latin Film Series called “Cine en el Centro” on Thursdays @ 7pm. Independent producer Luis Bonilla leads a discussion in Spanish after each film. The theme of the Spanish language series is “Revolution and Reprisal.” Call 702-229-1515. East Las Vegas Community Center 250 No Eastern Ave Las Vegas NV Films: Jun...
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 11:06 pm
  • “Balfa Toujours” Cajun Music
    Jun 22 @ 7pm Cajun music comes to Henderson with a performance of Balfa Toujours at the Henderson Events Plaza Amphitheater. You are reminded that coolers are allowed, but no glass bottles. Free outdoor concert. Call 702-267-2171 for info or visit visithenderson.com. 200 So Water St Henderson NV.
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 10:06 pm
  • Guatemalan Film, Food & Music
    The award-winning film “Silence of Neto” will be screened at the Whitney Library Jun 24. Directed by Luis Argueta, you will view the political and sociological struggles of this diverse people through the eyes of a young Guatemalan boy. Guatemalan food and music will be provided. A $15 donation is asked to benefit the Hermano Pedro Hospital in Antigua, Guatemala....
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 12:06 pm
  • Annual Iris Sale
    Irises are every bit as beauitful and exotic as orchids and require very little maintenance. The Las Vegas Iris Society holds its annual sale of rhizomes Jun 23 & 24 with irises of every color and size – tall bearded, Lousiana, spurea etc. For more info call 702-228-0827 or email mybasket@cox.net. Plant World Nursery 5301 W Charleston Av Las Vegas NV Related...
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 11:06 am
  • Integrative Breathwork
    This is a free introduction to the ancient combination of aroma, sounds, breath and energy work to increase self-knowledge. Valerie Schmidt has been facilitating workshops for 18 years and will be at Transformations A Healing Place on Sat Jun 23 to share her knowledge. Call for more info 702-252-3502. Transformations 1725 S. Rainbow #25 Las Vegas NV. Related Living Food...
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 11:06 am
  • LVWAC Dinner for Chinese Basketball Team
    The Las Vegas World Affairs Council is gearing up for a series of events to celebrate China and the 2008 Olympics. The first is a Welcome Dinner for the Chinese National Basketball Team here in Las Vegas dubbed “Beijing 2008 & Las Vegas: A Celebration of Business and Sport.” Invited guests include NBA phenomenom Yi Jianlian. The date is set for July 9...
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 11:06 am
  • 5th Annual Girls Day Out
    The 5th Annual “Girls Day Out” with 100.5 Jack FM and Mix 94.1 at South Point was Sat Jul 7 (the big 7-7-7) from 10 am to 4 pm with free entry to the exhibition hall. You were invited to get lucky at this bonanza summer women’s event – lucky in love, lucky in shopping finds, lucky in health and wellness and more. There were over 100 businesses on-site...
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Blood Drive at Palms
    You are encouraged to “be a hero and give blood” in a Community Blood Drive Jul 21 & 22 from 9am-5pm in the Key West Ballroom at The Palms. If you want to make an appointment, call 702-228-8400 ext 241 or go online bloodhero.com with sponsor code “Palms.” Appointments are NOT necessary; walk-ins are welcome. The Casino is giving away vouchers...
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • World Series of Poker
    The $10,000-Buy-In Main Event of the 38th World Series of Poker started Jul 6 and runs through Jul 17. The biggest poker event in the world, the runup to the No Limit Texas Hold ’em Main Event began five weeks ago. Venue is the Amazon Room at the Rio Pavillion Convention Center, 11am-6pm. Tournaments are free and open to the public, but you must be 21 to attend....
    by at June 20th, 2007 at 03:06 am
  • Pre-Sale Discount Tickets for Ice Hockey
    Act now and get your discount tickets for the L.A. Kings vs. Colorado Avalanche on Sat Sep 22 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The Los Angeles Kings celebrates 10 years of bringing NHL Hockey to Las Vegas with Frozen Fury 10! You can get your pre-sale tickets until Friday June 22 at 10am for only $26.25. This is a special offer by the Las Vegas Review Journal. Log onto:...
    by at June 19th, 2007 at 12:06 pm
  • CineVegas Final Results
    The 9th Annual CineVegas Film Festival is over. What a whirlwind, wonderful experience! I’m almost afraid to promote the event for fear of it losing its intimacy and accessibility from too much success. Here is a film festival that still has plenty of room for public access, yet has evolved into a professional, well-run event attracting quality films and even a...
    by at June 19th, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Summer Solstice Moonlit Walk
    You are invited to celebrate Summer Solstice and ‘immerse’ yourself in the longest day of light and inhance your energetic field in the vortex of Calico Canyon. Join the Open Wisdom Institute for a Moonlit Walk and Ceremony. Arrive between 7:15p-7:45p with ceremony beginning about 8:15p. Pls RSVP 702-227-9415 for more details & directions. Cakes and libation...
    by at June 19th, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • AZ Highland Celtic Festival
    Arizona might seem like an unlikely place for a Celtic celebration, but Flagstaff is the spot for the Northern Arizona Celtic Heritage Society Highland Celtic Festival on Jul 21 & 22. Music, including bagpipes, “gathering of clans” regalia along with educational booths, historical presentations and other vendors are on the schedule. If you feel the bliss...
    by at June 19th, 2007 at 01:06 am
  • J. Lohr Wine Tasting @ Lee’s
    Lee’s Discount Liquors is steaming ahead with beer, tequila and wine tastings. The Lake Mead store is holding a wine tasting on June 21 for California wines from theJ. Lohr Vineyards. To find out more about the vineyard go to jlohr.com. Call Brian or Daniel to reserve 702-804-9700. Lee’s Discount Liquors 7411 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Las Vegas NV, Related Firestone...
    by at June 18th, 2007 at 02:06 pm
  • Windy @ Sonny’s Speakeasy
    Windy is a throaty, sexy local jazz vocalist who is currently singing with a great group comprised of Billy T. on keys, Morrie Louden, bass and Mike Mechem, drums. We had a chance to experience their incredible sound last week at Bootlegger’s. This is a group of very accomplished artists. You can catch Windy and the trio at Sonny’s Speakeasy from 7p-11p....
    by at June 15th, 2007 at 11:06 pm
  • D1 Drift Grand Prix & NHRA Sport Compact Nationals
    The Las Vegas Motor Speedway features Drag Racing with the D1 Drift Grand Prix and the NHRA Sport Compact Nationals Jul 13-14. Weekend tickets are available for 3 shows: Qualifying, Nationals and Grand Prix/or each day, Friday or Saturday. Call 702-732-8213 or visit lvms.com, D1gp.com, nhrasportcompact.com Thur Jul 12 7p-8p: free driver autograph session at the ESPN Zone...
    by at June 15th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Free Flamenco Guitar Concert
    Spanish guitarist Ricardo Griego will perform traditional flamenco music interspersed with original compositions at the Clark County Library Jul 15 @ 2pm. He will be joined by flamenco dancers for a free concert. Call 702-507-3400 for more info. Library 1401 E Flamingo Las Vegas NV
    by at June 15th, 2007 at 06:06 am
  • 5th Annual Blues, Brews & BBQ Fest
    The Club at the Cannery is hosting its 5th Annual Blues, Brews & BBQ Fest June 15 & 16. I love beer and I love blues and I certainly don’t mind a little BBQ now and then. Sounds like a winning combo to me. The event starts at 4pm both days with admission only $5 @ door. Venue is The Club at the Cannery Casino & Hotel 2121 East Craig Rd North Las Vegas...
    by at June 15th, 2007 at 06:06 am