Summerlin Area Things To Do, April 3-9


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

The art exhibit “Fusionaroma” by Behzad Dowlatshahi and Samira Nozari is set for April 3 through June 21 during regular hours at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. “Fusionaroma” indicates the fusion of different art styles. The exhibiting artists combine painting with poetry in this modern display of abstract, conceptual work with a distinct cultural flavor. Visit lvccld.org.

Station Casinos and 95.5 The Bull plan to present the sixth annual All-Star Guitar Pull at 7 p.m. April 3 in the Red Rock Ballroom at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. All proceeds benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The scheduled lineup includes Gary Allan, Sheryl Crow, Kacey Musgraves, Thomas Rhett, Kellie Pickler, Parmalee, Dustin Lynch and Lindsay Ell. Doors are set to open at 6 p.m. Guests younger than 21 must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are $29, $39, $49 and $59, plus tax and fees, and a special VIP Package, including table seating and a meet-and-greet with the artists, is $100, plus tax and fees. For tickets, visit any Station Casinos Reward Center and the Fiestas, sclv.com/concerts or call Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or visit ticketmaster.com. For more information, visit 955thebull.com.

“Discovering Italy — A Cultural Perspective” is planned for 6 to 7 p.m. April 3 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. This historical lecture will focus on a visual tour of northwest Italy presented by Meri DeLorenzo Howard. Admission is free. Call 702-507-3631.

The Sun City Summerlin Art Club plans its fine art juried show, Art From The Heart of Sun City Summerlin, for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 5 and 6 at the Desert Vista Community Center, 10360 Sun City Blvd. The show will highlight the talent of its members. Miniatures will be a new feature. An awards ceremony is set for 11 a.m. April 5. Some pieces will be available for purchase. A raffle for one of the art teachers’ paintings is planned. Visit suncity-summerlin.com.

The Las Vegas Astronomical Society plans to present a multimedia presentation of the topic of the day at 6 p.m. April 5 at the Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area Visitor Center, 1000 Scenic Loop Drive. Viewing of the night sky will immediately follow. The gate will close at 8 p.m. The event is open to all ages. No registration is required. Call 702-515-5367.

Gary Lewis and the Playboys are set to perform at 7:30 p.m. April 5 and 6 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95, plus tax and fees. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-636-7075.

Signature Productions plans to present “Les Miserables” through April 26 at the Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Theater, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Shows are set for 7:30 p.m. nightly except Tuesdays and Sundays, along with two matinee shows at 2 p.m. April 12 and 26. Tickets are $30 for adults and $28 for seniors and students. Visit signatureproductions.net or by call 702-878-7529.

Desert Productions plans to present the free variety show “Las Vegas Has Talent!” at 2 p.m. Tuesdays at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Contestants 18 or older must sign up in advance at desertproductionslv.com. Applications will be accepted through April 8. The final showdown is set for May 6, when one grand prize winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize and a chance to make a guest appearance in the Suncoast’s long-running variety show, “Variety at The Suncoast,” which starts at 2 p.m. Thursdays in the Showroom. Visit suncoastcasino.com.

Bonkerz Comedy Club inside the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., has acts slated for 7 p.m. Thursdays. Helen Hong and guest Chad Shapiro are slated for April 3. Darren Moore and guest Jeffrey Peterson are slated for April 10. Laura Hayden and guest Matt Baca are slated for April 17. Phil Johnson and guest Matt Gubser are slated for April 24. Tickets are $15 per person and include a drink. Purchase tickets at the casino cage or by calling 702-507-5980.
Addison’s Lounge in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., hosts weekly live entertainment. Wes Winters is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Mark O’Toole from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays. All shows are complimentary and begin at 8 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Call 702-507-5900.
J.C. Wooloughan’s Irish Pub inside the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to host live music starting at 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Call 702-869-7725.

The Rampart Casino’s Round Bar, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to present live music throughout the week. Nicholas Cole is scheduled for 7 to 11 p.m. Thursdays. Call 702-507-5900.

The exhibit “Hidden Images” by Audrey Fox is scheduled to be on display during regular library hours through April 20 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. The exhibit explores surrealist landscapes, still life and sculptures in a variety of mediums. Call 702-507-3860.

The exhibit “In Perfect Harmony” by Maria Arango Diener is scheduled during regular library hours through May 4 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The exhibit is a collaborative series of woodcut puzzle prints. Call 702-507-3630.

WORTH A DRIVE

The Las Vegas Shakespeare Company is scheduled to present “Willy Wonka” at 7:30 p.m. April 4, 5, 11 and 12 and at 4 p.m. April 6 and 13 at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Tickets cost $10. Visit hendersonlive.com.

The second annual Vegas Loves Brazil Festival is set for April 5 and 6 at the Rio, 3700 W. Flamingo Road. The event is scheduled to include Brazilian food, music, booths, workshops, rides and activities. Tickets cost $8. Children 4 or younger are admitted free. Visit vegaslovesbrazil.com.

Pet-a-Palooza is set for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 5 at Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road. The event is set to offer live entertainment, contests, information booths, food and pet adoptions. Visit tinyurl.com/lmbhnka.

Bank of America customers are scheduled to receive free entry to the Discovery Children’s Museum, Las Vegas Natural History Museum or Springs Preserve on April 5 and 6. The event is held through the bank’s Museums on Us program, which allows Bank of America customers free access to select museums on the first weekend of every month. Participants must show their U.S. Trust, Merrill Lynch or Bank of America debit or credit card to receive free admission. Visit museums.bankofamerica.com.

“Extraterrestrial Art,” an exhibition of the copies of paintings and drawings created by a variety of artists depicting extraterrestrial experiences, is set to be on display during regular business hours through April 15 at the Enterprise Library, 25 E. Shelbourne Ave. To register for tours, call 702-507-3760.

“Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion,” a hands-on exhibition of 40 machines built based on drawings by Leonardo da Vinci, is set to be on display through May 4 at the Origen Museum at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The exhibition is included with admission to the preserve. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.

More than 100 baskets constructed by the Las Vegas Paiute, Moapa Paiute, Chemehuevi, Shoshone and Panamint communities are set to be on display through May 31 for the Tribal Treasures: Regional Baskets and Their Collectors exhibit in the Heritage Gallery at the Clark County Museum, 1830 S. Boulder Highway. Visit clarkcountynv.gov.

Ballroom dancing is planned from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Fridays at the Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road. Music is provided by Boyd Coulter’s Good Times Band. The cost is $4 per person. Call 702-795-8140.

PLAN AHEAD

The Grand Ballroom at the JW Marriott, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., is set to host John Acosta’s Vegas Bee Gees at 4 p.m. April 12 and The BusBoys with special guest Otis Day at 8 p.m. April 12 and 4 p.m. April 13. Tickets are $15, plus tax, and are available at the casino cage.

Brandon Bennett plans to perform his “Elvis My Way” show at 7:30 p.m. April 12 and 13 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95, plus tax and fees. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-636-7075.

The Gateway Arts Foundation and Na Hula Hali’a Aloha Cultural Preservation & Friends have slated “Na Mea Hawaii — The Hula Show” for 2 p.m. April 13 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $12 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $15 for nonresidents. Show tickets may be purchased at the Desert Vista, Mountain Shadows and Pinnacle Community Centers. Ticket prices include Live Entertainment Tax. All ticket sales are check or exact cash. Call 702-240-1301.

The sixth annual Walk With Me event is planned for 9 a.m. April 19 at W. Wayne Bunker Family Park, 7300 W. Alexander Road. The morning is to be hosted by entertainer Earl Turner. He and others are set to lead the 2-mile walk to raise awareness and funds for Nevada residents living with disabilities through Easter Seals Nevada. An Easter Carnival is set for 10 a.m. to noon with games, entertainment, concessions, costume contest, face painting, live performances, an Easter egg hunt and pictures with the Easter Bunny. Unlimited games cost $10, or get five tickets for $5. Register at walkwithme.org/lasvegas.

The Manhattans are set to perform at 7:30 p.m. April 19 and 20 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95, plus tax and fees. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-636-7075.

Mistinguett Productions plans to present Stevaughn Freschette in “Prince of Romance” at 7 p.m. April 19 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $15 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $18 for nonresidents. Show tickets may be purchased at the Desert Vista, Mountain Shadows and Pinnacle Community Centers. Ticket prices include Live Entertainment Tax. All ticket sales are check or exact cash. Call 702-240-1301.

The Sun City Summerlin Annual Garage Sale is set for 7 a.m. to noon April 26 in the Mountain Shadows Community Center parking lot, 9107 Del Webb Blvd. Call 702-363-3581.

The Silvertones plan to perform “We Feel a Song Coming’ On” at 7 p.m. April 26 and 2 p.m. April 27 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $8. Call 702-256-6220, or 702-838-2908 or 702-254-3427.

Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd., announces the return of its Sandbar Summer Concert Series at the Sandbar poolside venue. The outdoor concert series is slated to run May 3 through Aug. 1. Doors for all shows are set to open at 7 p.m. Guests younger than 21 must be accompanied by an adult. The schedule includes:

Lifehouse, May 3, $39 plus tax and fees for standing room only and $79 plus tax and fees for reserved seating.

Kansas, May 17, $39 plus tax and fees for standing room only and $69 plus tax and fees for reserved seating.

The Goo Goo Dolls, Daughtry and Plain White T’s, Aug. 1, $69 plus tax and fees for standing room only and $129 plus tax and fees for reserved seating.

Tickets for all shows can be purchased at any Station Casinos Reward Center and the Fiestas, at sclv.com/concerts or ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-745-3000.

The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to present “Coppelia, or The Girl with the Enamel Eyes” May 9 and 10 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Call 702-749-2000.

Mistinguett Productions plans to present “The Phat Pack The Best of Broadway” at 7 p.m. May 10 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $15 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $18 for nonresidents. Show tickets may be purchased at the Desert Vista, Mountain Shadows and Pinnacle Community Centers. Ticket prices include Live Entertainment Tax. All ticket sales are check or exact cash. Call 702-240-1301.

The Gateway Arts Foundation plans to present Alex Clements at 1:30 p.m. May 18 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $12 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $15 for nonresidents. Show tickets may be purchased at the Desert Vista, Mountain Shadows and Pinnacle Community Centers. Ticket prices include Live Entertainment Tax. All ticket sales are check or exact cash. Call 702-240-1301.

“Thank You for the Music — A Modern Tribute to ABBA” is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 31 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $15 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $18 for nonresidents. Show tickets may be purchased at the Desert Vista, Mountain Shadows and Pinnacle Community Centers. Ticket prices include Live Entertainment Tax. All ticket sales are check or exact cash. Call 702-240-1301.

 

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