Tree, wreath and basket displays, crafts, raffles, live entertainment, cupcake decorating, gift shops and Santa Claus visits are scheduled from 3 to 8 p.m. Nov. 19 and 20 at the 26th annual Festival of Trees & Lights at the South Point.
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With apologies to Barbara Mandrell, John T. Woods was crowdfunding when crowdfunding wasn’t cool.
At 5:15 p.m., when the last details of May’s First Friday were being transferred from drawing board to life, a line already was forming in front of Slidin’ Thru, Las Vegas’ first upscale food truck and still one of its most popular. Niki Miniaci and her daughter, Corey Taylor, were queueing up for sliders and fries, which Miniaci said is a monthly ritual.
Carnevale, a three-month celebration modeled after the street festivals of Italy, is under way at The Venetian and Palazzo.
The schedule for AARP’s upcoming convention reads like a primer for starting adulthood. The three-day event, which runs Thursday through Saturday , will feature seminars on how to save money, how to navigate the online dating world, even how to become an entrepreneur.
Everything you need to know about taking care of your pet and helping animals in need is available at the annual Family, Fur & Fun Festival on Oct. 19 at Exploration Park in the Mountain’s Edge master-planned community. The free event is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Centennial Hills Children’s Arts Festival is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 1 at Centennial Hills Park and Amphitheater. Las Vegas invites the community to this family festival that will abound in music, entertainment and fun arts activities for children and adults.
Four Shakespearean classics, two hit musicals, an American stage favorite about justice and a regional premiere of a new play are all scheduled as part of the 2013 season at the Utah Shakespeare Festival.
Reggae in the Desert, one of the most successful music festivals in Southern Nevada, spotlights internationally known acts. The two-day music festival, in its 12th year, will take place from noon until 11 p.m. June 15-16 at the Clark County Amphitheater, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway.
Whether you like crawfish or barbecue — kind of disparate choices, but both much beloved of foodies — you can indulge your palate in Southern Nevada this weekend.
Never underestimate the pull of cowboy culture.
Henderson Libraries is planning to bring a taste of the Hawaiian and the Pacific Island culture to the community with the Asian Pacific Dreams Festival on May 25.
More than 70 food booths to gorge from and 80 carnival rides to make you queasy?
To Westerners, the vibrant Holi festival at Mountain Crest Park on April 28 may have looked more like the chromatic fun-runs that have become popular in Las Vegas than the image conjured of a religious festival. However, Indian celebrants have partaken in the colorful Hindu celebration for centuries.
Mainlanders, you’re mispronouncing “ukulele.”
Ice-cold Yodaritas and a Slave Leia costume contest?
On 29 days each month, Joey Vanas is a popular guy in downtown Las Vegas.
We’re all familiar with Mother’s Day. Father’s Day, too. We mark our calendars for the holidays, remind ourselves to get gifts, and always make the phone calls.
Aye, there be pirates at Lorenzi Park this weekend, and what they’re doing there is quite the story to tell.
More than 130 artists will be on hand for this weekend’s 28th annual Fine Arts Festival at Bicentennial Park, 999 Colorado St., in Boulder City.
Officially, the theme of this year’s UNLVino is “Fall in Love Again.” But it could just as soon be “More.”
There’s a certain badge of fanship honor that comes with being able to say you saw a famous entertainer perform before that entertainer became famous . If you’d like to add that badge of honor to your plethora of others, you might consider moseying on over to the Clark County Fair & Rodeo today through Sunday at the County Fairgrounds in Logandale.
They’re a crafty bunch. And they’re returning to Cashman Center, 850 Las Vegas Blvd. North, this weekend for The Craft Festival.