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  • Happy Fourth of July!
    Bar-B-Q’s, friends, family, parades, boating if you’re lucky enough to be near water, three-legged races, roller coaster rides, blankets on the grass, music in the night air, cold beer, chilled wine, softball, fireworks – all good thoughts, happy memories and reasons to celebrate livin’ in the USA. Happy Birthday America! Thank you to that bunch...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Windy @ The Bootlegger
    Kelly Clinton presents vocalist Windy at the Bootlegger from 10 pm – 1 am. Billy T. on keys, Morrie Louden, bass and Mike Mechem, drums. 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 Blvd So....
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • North LV Independence Day Jubilee
    Look for North Las Vegas to celebrate its 8th Annual Independence Day Jubilee on July 3 from 6:30pm-9:30pm at Seastrand Park. The all-ages event features live music, a variety of food vendors, a spectacular fireworks show and children’s activities. Seastrand Park 6330 Camino Eldorado North Las Vegas NV. (intersection of Camino Eldorado and Centennial) Related Free...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • LV Philharmonic with Fireworks
    Jul 4 starting 8pm is the Fourth of July Las Vegas Philharmonic Concert in Hills Park, Summerlin. The new Music Director David Itkin will lead the orchestra in patriotic tunes and marches. The finale will be the Overture from “1812” with fireworks by Zambelli Internationale. Advance tickets: adult $25/children 6-12 $20/children under 5 free. Tickets at gate:...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Tommy Rocker @ MonteLago on the 4th
    Lake Las Vegas hosts a free concert with Tommy Rocker’s Conched Out Island/Variety music for the 4th of July. The group will entertain from the floating stage 7p-10p. The Montelago Village Resort at Lake Las Vegas is offering special rates on studios at $139. montelagovillage.com Related Related Free Henderson Concerts w/ Fireworks, North LV Independence Day Jubilee,...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Boulder City “Damboree”
    The 4th of July celebration “Damboree” in Boulder City is an all day affair. Start with a Pancake Breakfast in Bicentennial Park at 7 am, and then watch the parade, complete with floats, along Nevada Way at 9 am. Spend the afternnon in Broadbent Park from 11 am with Damboree Ceremonies and Midway Booths. The day finishes at Veteran’s Memorial Park at...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • 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
  • Da Kine Reggae Concert
    Vizzun Entertainment presents the Da Kine Reggae Concert Series 5 on Jun 24. Wailing Souls, Bonafide and Pati will be at The Beach. The doors open at 8pm and show starts at 7pm. Must be 21. Tickets are $20 and available only at the beach. For more info call 7020-731-1925 or 702-604-9438 or visit vizzun.com. The Beach 365 Convention Center Dr Las Vegas NV.
    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 Day for Pauite Elders Exhibit
    If you are looking for an interesting day trip, don’t forget the drive to Overton and the Lost City Musuem. Besides the regular exhibit, they are featuring this special treatise of Pauite Elders. It took over five years to create this project with interviews and photographs of Southern Pauite Elders. The participants include the five bands of the Pauite Tribe of...
    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
  • Guitarists Garcia Y Reyna
    The City of Las Vegas presents the guitarists Jeremy Garcia and Rosendo Reyna in an afternoon of “Baile del Sol” Jun 24 @ 3pm. From classical training to rumba-based nuevo flamenco, this duo combines Spanish rhythm and exquisite guitar work to create a original compositions and arrangements of high energy and vitality. Tickets are $10 advance/$15 performance...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • 4th Annual World Folk Festival
    Performers from around the world gather to present traditional music and dances at the 4th Annual Las Vegas World Folk Festival Jun 20-22 @ 7pm. The festival is hosted in part by the local troupe Mexico Vivo Dance Company, led by Ixela Gutierrez. Tickets $7 adults/$5 teens & seniors/$3 children. 3-day pass: $14 adults/$10 teens & seniors/$6 children. Call 702-229-6211...
    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
  • Ollimpaxqui Ballet Company
    Jun 23 @ 7 pm, in conjunction with the 4th Annual World Folk Festival, the Ollimpaxqui Ballet Company performs Mexico‘s traditional dances, including pre-Columbian rituals, Veracruz bamba, Sonora deer dance with colorful routines from the rich tradition of Nayarit and Michoacan. Ollimpaxqui means joyful movement in Aztec. Ampt name, no doubt. Tickets $10 adults/...
    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
  • Jordan Reimer performs @ reJAVAnate
    If you want a special treat, check out reJAVAnate Jlu 7 when they host Jordan Reimer, the 15 year old singer-songwriter whose original blend of folk, blues, pop and americana is delivered in a souful, breathy-rhapsody voice accompanied by acoustical guitar (of course). Jordan’s parents drive her around the country for her gigs and are bringing her to Vegas this...
    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
  • Cirque du Soleil Young People’s Concert
    Thurs Jun 28 are two performances 11am & 1pm by the Cirque du Soleil for the Young People’s Summer Concert, an opportunity for some of the Cirque artists to volunteer their draft to the community. This show is part of the Winchester Summer Concert Series and will display the dance, acrobatic and musical talents of employees of the world reknown Cirque du Soleil....
    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
  • CHILL w/ Tommy Thompson @ Hotel Mt Charleston
    Combine great jazzy music, a cool Mt Charleston evening with wine tasting from the Michael David Vineyards. The event is hosted by DeLuca Liquor & Wine and features live music from the Tommy Thompson Project. Band plays from 6:30p-8:00p. Call for more info 702-872-5500. Hotel Mt Charleston Las Vegas NV (only 35 miles from the Strip) Related Tommy Thompson Around...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • “Cunninghams” Jazz Band
    Presented by the Las Vegas Jazz Society, the jazz concert with “The Cunninghams” and their Jazz Band is Sun Jul 22 at 2pm. Tickets are $17 adults/$12 students & seniors. Call 702-455-7340. Venue is Winchester Cultural Center 3130 So. McLeod Las Vegas NV For more info on the Las Vegas Jazz Society, go to vegasjazz.org Related Outdoor Jazz Events, New Club...
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 05:06 am
  • Thai Dance Performance
    The Thai Cultural Art Association Of Las Vegas will hold a dance performance of traditional Thai dance on July 22 @ 2pm. Tickets are $10/adults, $7/seniors & youth. For more details call 702-369-5439. Clark County Library 1401 E. Flamingo Rd Las Vegas NV Related World Steps (Dance) Series – Assyrian, Post Title
    by at June 22nd, 2007 at 02:06 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
  • Chejov’s “La Ahogada” in Spanish
    We’re used to Anton Chekhov in English which probably seems a bit silly to a Russian, so why not the classic Russian play in Spanish. The Tayrona Theatre Company presents “La Ahogada” Jun 22 & 23 at 7:30 pm. Tickets $7/$5 seniors & students. Call 702-455-7340. Winchester Cultural Center 3130 S. McLeod Las Vegas NV Related Spanish Speaking Theatre
    by at June 21st, 2007 at 10:06 pm