Things to do in Sunrise/Whitney, Oct. 16-22


In Your Neighborhood

n The Cactus & Succulent Society of Southern Nevada plans to host a Cactus Show & Art Fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Moon-Sun Cactus & Koi Gardens, 6430 McGill Ave. Anyone can enter a cactus or succulent into the show. Show rules are posted at moon-sunlandscapes.com.

n "Wonderground," a monthly variety show featuring magicians, live painters and specialty acts, is scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday at The Olive, 3850 E. Sunset Road. Doors are set to open at 7:30 p.m. with performance sets beginning at 8, 9 and 10 p.m. Admission is $10. Visit vegaswonderground.com.

n "Variety Toast of the Town" is scheduled to feature a live band and a changing roster of celebrities at 2 p.m. Thursdays in Sam's Town Live! at Sams Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Admission is free for B Connected players club members. Visit samstownlv.com or call 702-432-7777.

n The Desert Outlaws are scheduled to perform 8:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday at Roxy's in Sams Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Admission is free but limited to adults 21 or older. Visit samstownlv.com or call 702-432-7777.

n A Silver State Paint Horse Club- APHA approved Show is scheduled to start at 9 a.m. Friday and Saturday at Horseman's Park, 5800 E. Flamingo Road. The event is free to spectators. Visit equineeventlv.com or call 702-455-8206.

n Les Dudek is scheduled to perform as part of the Boulder Blues series from 8 to 10 p.m. Thursday in the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Admission is $5 and attendees must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation .com or call 702-432-7777.

n "Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day" is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at movie theaters across the country, including Century 18 Sam's Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Tickets are $15 for adults, $14 for seniors and $13 for children. Visit fathomevents.com.

n The Monster Energy Cup is scheduled at 7 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium, 7000 E. Russell Road. The event features riders competing in three main events on a hybrid supercross/motocross track. Tickets are $50 to $60. Call 702-895-3727.

n Drew Baker is scheduled to perform from 8 p.m. to midnight today through Thursday and from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday through Sunday at Arizona Charlie's Boulder, 4575 Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit arizonacharliesboulder.com or call 702-951-5800.

n The Future Stars of Wrestling are set to compete at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Sam's Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Tickets are $16.50 to $24.20, and attendees under 16 must be accompanied by an adult 18 or older. Visit samstown.com or call 702-456-7777.

n The Fab is scheduled to perform R&B from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday at Marilyn's Lounge in the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Visit eastsidecannery.com.

n Bountaloo in Concert: Senegalese music & performance is scheduled from 1 to 2 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive. Tickets are $10 in advance at $12 on the day of the show. Visit clarkcountynv.gov or call 702-455-7340.

Worth a Drive

n An evening of wine, art and a glass blowing exhibition by Domsky Glass is scheduled from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the ArtisticLifestyles gallery, 2758 S. Highland Drive, Suite B. RSVP at 702-754-3355.

n Cyclists are invited to the Blinking Man Heroes vs. Villains costumed pub crawl slated to start at 7 p.m. at the Huntridge Tavern, 1116 E. Charleston Blvd. The ride is free. Visit facebook.com/blinkingman.

n The Opportunity Village Art Enrichment Program is teaming up with Tahiti Village for the Village Art Show, a benefit featuring art by program participants, hors d'oeuvres and live Hawaiian music from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Tahiti Village, 7200 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Admission is free. Visit opportunityvillage.org.

n The 41st annual Lobster Fair is scheduled to feature live and steamed lobsters, arts and crafts, a silent auction, children's activities and baked goods from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Christ Church Episcopal, 2000 S. Maryland Parkway. Admission is free. Visit lobsterfair.com or call 702-684-7746.

n The Nevada Council for History Education's annual educational seminar, set to focus on the influence of the mob in Las Vegas, is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, starting with a tour of The National Museum of Organized Crime & Law Enforcement, The Mob Museum, 300 Stewart Ave. Also on the agenda is a lecture by College of Southern Nevada historian Michael Green, a tour of the Nevada State Museum and a bus tour of mob-related locations in Las Vegas. A grant from Nevada Humanities is offsetting much of the cost. Participation is $20. Call 702-332-3149 or visit nvche.org.

n Off-Strip Productions' fully staged rendition of the Stephen Sondheim musical thriller "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" is scheduled for 8 p.m. Fridays through Sundays through Oct. 28 at the Onyx Theatre, 953 E. Sahara Ave., Suite 16 B. Tickets are $20. Visit onyxtheatre.com.

 

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