Posts Tagged ‘Outdoors’

  • Free Outdoor Picture Show
    The District at Green Valley Ranch presents a series of outdoor movie screenings on Friday and Saturday nights. The films start at 7pm unless specially noted below and you’ll enjoy the stars (both kinds) at the Green. Please no glass, alcohol or smoking. Call The office at the District 702-564-8595 or 877-564-8595. www.thedistrictatgvr.com December: Dec 07 –...
    by at December 6th, 2007 at 05:12 pm
  • Free BalloonaPalooza Festival
    Here is a great event for family and kids of all ages. The BalloonaPalooza II, a 3 day hot air balloon festival, is Sep 21-23 with balloon glows, tethering and flights featuring some odd-shaped balloons. To accommodate the physically challenged, rides are available in a hot air balloon designed to board passengers using a wheel chair. The festival will feature an interactive...
    by at September 22nd, 2007 at 04:09 am
  • Stars on the Lake Concert w/ Kenny G
    The Stars on the Lake Series at the MonteLago Village Waterfront features Kenny G with a Fireworks display after the show. The event is outdoors, regardless of weather, with the performers on the floating stage at Lake Las Vegas. The show starts at 8pm, gates open 6pm. No coolers or chairs, just small blankets. The restaurants in the Village offer specials and vendors...
    by at September 14th, 2007 at 09:09 am
  • Free “The District Concert” w/ Live Music
    The District at Green Valley Ranch has a great lineup for the FREE Concert Series at The Courtyard. The live music starts at 6p and ends 10p Friday and Saturday nights. Call The office at the District 702-564-8595 or 877-564-8595. www.thedistrictatgvr.com Sat Sep 22 – Drew Baker (Soft Rock) Fri Sep 28 – Wolfcreek (Country) Sat Sep 29 – Yacht Club (Smooth...
    by at September 14th, 2007 at 07:09 am
  • Zion Canyon Outdoor Classes
    The Zion Canyon Field Institute offers workshops to educate visitors on the Zion National Park ecosystem. The courses are 1, 2, & 3 days and are held at various areas near the Zion Canyon National Park about 2.5 hours NE of Las Vegas. For complete details and enrollment, go to zionpark.org. Schedule of Classes: Sep 27 – Thursday Trek $35 Sep 29 – The Illustrated...
    by at September 12th, 2007 at 01:09 pm
  • “Concerts On the Beach” @ Mandalay Bay
    Mandalay Bay series Concerts On the Beach with Ziggy Marley & Robert Randolph has headliners performing on the wave-pool stage. For ticket pricing for each concert, call 877-632-7400 or go to mandalaybay.com. Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino 3950 Las Vegas Blvd So Las Vegas NV Lineup for rest of summer: Sep 22 – The Wine Amplified Festival featuring Sugar Ray...
    by at September 10th, 2007 at 03:09 pm
  • Free Family “Movies in the Park”
    Make it a fun outdoor evening with family and friends for free movies in park and under the stars. Bring chairs or blankets and picnic baskets to see family films as part of the City of Las Vegas "Movie in the Park" series. There is a pre-movie activity and refreshments for purchase. Sep 21 Fri – 6:30p. "Matilda." Call 702-229-1607 for more...
    by at September 8th, 2007 at 10:09 pm
  • Hip Hop Cultural Festival
    The City of Las Vegas presents a Hip Hop Cultural Festival featuring local and regional emcees, B-Boys and DJs including guest appearances by national artists. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. B-B-Q vendors on site. Show runs from 6p – 10p (gates open at 5 p.m.) on Sep 08. Tickets are $10. Call 702-229-1087 for more info. Sammy Davis Jr. Festival Plaza in Lorenzi Park...
    by at August 26th, 2007 at 08:08 am
  • Free “Jazz on the Lake” @ Lake Las Vegas
    “Jazz on the Lake,” a great favorite among locals, happens most Saturdays from 7p-10p. The annual program featuring local and national artists runs from May 5 thru Nov 27 and is sponsored by MonteLago Village and Findlay Toyota. You are reminded no coolers please. Bring blankets and low-backed chairs. For more info call MonteLago Village Events Hotline 702-564-4766....
    by at August 9th, 2007 at 06:08 am
  • Outdoor Concerts @ Wooloughan’s Irish Pub
    Irish pubs seem to abound in this town and I have my favorites, but J.C. Wooloughahn’s at the Marriott should draw some people to Summerlin for their outdoor concert series this summer. The show starts at 9pm on Jul 13 & 14 and Aug 31 & Sep1. Tickets are $10, but include a pint of beer. They promise the final weekend till be an anniversary celebration with...
    by at August 2nd, 2007 at 07:08 am
  • Vince Neil at Henderson Pavilion
    Vince Neil will perform with Quiet Riot and Slaughter Sep 01 @ 7pm at the Henderson Pavilion. Also look for the powerful rock n roll violinist Antonio Pontarelli as opening act. Billed as metal/rock, this should be a big draw over Labor Day weekend. Tickets are $30/$40/$50 at vendini.com. Call 702-267-4849 for more info. Henderson Pavilion 200 So Green Valley Pkwy Henderson...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 12:08 pm
  • Free “Fridays @ 8” –
    The City of Henderson presents Fridays at 8. Sit back and relax on your blanket or in your lawn chair and be entertained by artists from every genre of music. Free admission. Call for more info 702-267-2171. visithenderson.com. Amphitheater at the Henderson Events Plaza 200 S Water Street Henderson NV. Related Sand Dollar for Blues, Henderson Thurs Night Live!, 17th Annual...
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 09:08 am
  • Free “Movies Al Fresco” @ Lake Las Vegas
    There is a lot of opportunity for free outdoor film viewing in the summer months. Lake Las Vegas does its “Movies Al Fresco” on Thursday nights Jun 14 – Aug 30 with family classics, children‘s movies and romantic comedies. You can bring a blanket, a lawn chair, but no coolers. The show starts at 8pm. Check out the website montelagovillage.com....
    by at August 1st, 2007 at 02:08 am
  • Black Powder Rifle and Pistol Shoot
    And I hear complaints from people that there is nothing to do in Vegas unless you like gambling….. If you are looking for something really different, try the Spring Mountain Free Trappers group which hosts a black powder muzzle loading rifle and pistol shoot twice a month in the summer and once a month in the winter. Call to see if we are considered in winter now. They...
    by at July 30th, 2007 at 03:07 pm
  • Perseids Meteor Shower Celestial Show
    The Perseids (Meteor Shower) happen every year in August; this year the height of the show is Aug 12-13, luckily for excellent viewing, with a new moon. Peak viewing moment was supposed to be 11pm Sunday. The best viewing is in the desert where there is low light pollution to cloud the sight as well as very low humidity to reduce distortion in the atmosphere. Desert is...
    by at July 29th, 2007 at 06:07 am
  • Free Family “Movie Madness”
    The Nature Discovery Park in North Las Vegas is screening the “Movie Madness” series at dusk. Films are geared for family enjoyment. Food will be available for purchase. Bring blankets, chairs and picnic baskets. The summer film series is sponsored by Aliante and the City of North Las Vegas. Time is listed as “dusk and no earlier than 7:30.” For...
    by at July 25th, 2007 at 11:07 am
  • Outdoor Jazz Events
    Summer time in Las Vegas is the season for outdoor jazz events. Some are free and some are ticketed, some are regularly scheduled, some one-time events, some periodically. This is an updated list of the still-current events about which I have written articles. Hope this will add to your summer of fun for jazz. I also have an article that covers regularly scheduled live...
    by at July 21st, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • Free Fridays @ 8 w/ The Nelsons
    The City of Henderson presents Fridays at 8. The Nelsons, Gunnar & Matthew, grandchildren of the famous TV family that was central to America of the golden years, entertain with their own style 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...
    by at July 15th, 2007 at 12:07 am
  • Lone Mtn Children’s Discovery Park
    If you are looking for a place for the family to learn about the history of Nevada as well as such a myriad of subjects as math, earth science, plant and animal life, check out the Lone Mountain Children’s Discovery Park. A 5-acre learning and play area, it is full of hands-on activities as well as a maze, climbing wall, walking paths, old-fashioned playground,...
    by at July 14th, 2007 at 06:07 am
  • Free Showing of Jaws at Henderson Pavilion
    The City of Henderson presents a free showing of “Jaws” on Aug 04 at their “Hollywood at the Pavilion” series designed as a family movie night. This is an outdoor summer event with lawn seating so bring your blanket and picnic basket. Pls no glass containers. Gates open 7:30p with movie at 8:30p. Call 702-267-4849 for more info. Henderson Pavilion...
    by at July 10th, 2007 at 05:07 am
  • NV Jazz Orchestra plays Latin – Free
    The Rainbow Library amphitheater is the venue for a Nevada Jazz Orchestra free outdoor concert featuring Latin Jazz on Jul 23 @ 8pm. The 18-piece big band will play tunes from their new Latin Jazz CD “Como No!” plus a few non-Latin favorites. Bring a picnic basket and lawn chair or blanket. Concessions available. Please NO glass containers, alcoholic beverages...
    by at July 5th, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • Free “Viva Las Vegas” Film & Elvis Dress Up Party
    On First Friday, August 3 is the chance to throw away your inhibitiions, put on your sparkle and glamour and kitsche and come on out to celebrate our city in “Vegas over-the-top style.” Elvis impersonators welcome and any other lover of the King. This is a free screening of ‘Viva Las Vegas’ – under the stars. Bring a blanket and picnic....
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 09:07 am
  • Family Fun Night & More at the Drive-In
    Some of us are old enough to remember when a drive-in movie was the ideal date for a Saturday night. I blush to think of what went on the privacy of those cars. It was the place for teen-agers to be alone and for mom’s and dad’s to pack the kids in their pj’s and have a cheap night out. You can live that again, or for the first time with Las Vegas 5...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • lv51 Carls’ Jr Family Night
    Jul 13 Come out to Carl’s Jr Family Night at Cashman Field for the Minor League Baseball game of the Las Vegas LV51 vs The Portland Beavers. Game starts at 7:11 pm. Tickets are offered at $24.95 (group of 4); the family deals are available up to 5pm the night of the game. Call 702-798-7825 (M-F 9a-5p). Check out website lv51.com. Cashman Field 850 N Las Vegas...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 01:06 am
  • Free Family Outdoor Film Series
    The City of Las Vegas is sponsoring free outdoor movies for families on Thursdays at 8pm. Bring a picnic, blankets, lawn chairs for wholesome family fun. Call 702-229-1087 or check website artslasvegas.org. Baker Park St Louis Ave & 10th St Las Vegas NV. Coming Attractions: Jul 05 – “The Ant Bully” Jul 12 – “Over the Hedge” Jul...
    by at June 28th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Red, White & Pool
    The City of Las Vegas presents Red, White & Pool for all ages on Tues Jul 3 from noon to 4 pm. Come celebrate the Independence Day with games, food, music and fun. Fee: $3. Call 702- 229-1488 for more info. Pavilion Center Pool 101 S. Pavilion Center Las Vegas NV. Related North LV Independence Day Jubille, Free Henderson Concerts w/ Fireworks
    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
  • 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
  • “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
  • 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