Centennial Things to Do, Oct. 29-Nov. 4


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

Spyro Gyra is scheduled to play in the Chrome Showroom at 8 p.m. Nov. 2 inside Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Tickets start at $34. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

“Glimps,” an exhibit of abstract paintings by Sonya Young, is set to be on display from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. through Dec. 10 in the gallery at the Centennial Hills Library, 6711 N. Buffalo Drive. Call 702-507-6100.

Chrome Showroom guests can enjoy Sunday Night Football at Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Doors open at 5 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-364-8669.

Chrome Showroom guests can enjoy Monday Night Football at Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. All games begin at 5:40 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-364-8669.

WORTH A DRIVE

The Light the Night Walk to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is planned for 6 p.m. Nov. 2 at Kellogg Zaher Park, 7901 W. Washington Ave. Check-in and festivities are set for 4 p.m., with a Remembrance Ceremony set for 4:30 p.m. Food, entertainment, illuminated balloons and goodies also are planned. Become a Champion for Cures by raising $100 or more, raise $250 or more to receive other incentives or raise $1,000 or more to become a Bright Lights Club member. Proceeds go toward research on battling blood cancer. Register at lightthenight.org/snv.

The Animal Foundation and Outside Las Vegas Foundation plan to host the Forever Home Family Picnic and 4k9 Run at 9 a.m. Nov. 3 at Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road. Reality television star Holly Madison is scheduled to attend the dog-friendly event, which will raise funds for both nonprofit groups. A 2.5-mile run or walk is planned along the advanced trail system. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., owners and their dogs are invited to the picnic, which will include a 1-mile walk at 11 a.m., free microchipping and grooming, fun pet contests judged by Madison, live entertainment from The Randy Anderson Band and Forgotten Door, a pet-friendly fair with games, activities and vendors, and raffles and giveaways. Run registration is $44 per human/canine duo (picnic admission included) and admission to the picnic only is $10 per person. Pup Packs are available for dogs attending the picnic for $5 each. For tickets, visit animalfoundation.com/event/race. Well-behaved pets on a leash that have been spayed/neutered and are current on required vaccines are welcome, with a limit of two dogs per participant.

Corvette enthusiasts with the Vegas Valley Vettes have scheduled their second annual Turkey Shoot and Car Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Clark County Shooting Complex, 11357 N. Decatur Blvd. Participants are expected make a $5 per-shot donation to benefit homeless veterans in Las Vegas. Contact group president Jim Wolf at 702-494-9653.

Mickie Finnz Fish House & Bar and The Animal Network plan their Pins for Pets Bowling, Brew & BBQ fundraiser for 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive. The event is set to include two hours of bowling (including rental shoes), a pitcher of brew per lane for those 21 or older, barbecue by Mickie Finnz Fish House & Bar, a variety of silent auction items, mystery prizes and more. Proceeds will go toward veterinary bills, boarding, spay/neuter, food, supplies, marketing materials and other needs of successfully adopting out homeless pets. Tickets are $25 per person in advance or $100 per lane for up to five people at animalnetwork-lv.com or by calling 702-525-4707. Tickets will be $30 per person at the door while supplies last.

Locals with valid ID can enjoy $6 off the $20 admission to the “50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic” exhibit by mentioning “Imagine Exhibitions Loves Locals” at the Imagine Exhibitions Gallery box office in The Venetian, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South, during October. Visit imagineexhibitions.com.

The College of Southern Nevada is scheduled to host a solo exhibit by area artist and part-time CSN instructor Robin Stark through Nov. 29 at the Artspace Gallery, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Stark’s “Ceramic Reflections” will be open to the public from 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Call 702-651-4146 or visit csn.edu.

The College of Southern Nevada is scheduled to host a solo exhibit by University of Nevada, Las Vegas graduate Cathryn Sugg through Dec. 6 at the CSN Fine Arts Gallery, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Sugg’s “Chauvinism at Work: Role Evolution?” will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Call 702-651-4146 or visit csn.edu.

Bank of America is offering free museum access through its Museums on Us program the first weekend of every month. Anyone with a U.S. Trust, Merrill Lynch or Bank of America debit or credit card can visit the Discovery Children’s Museum, the Las Vegas Natural History Museum or the Springs Preserve free. Show your card at the ticket window. Visit museums.bankofamerica.com.

Left of Center Art Gallery is set to host “Perceptions in Translation” through Nov. 23 at 2207 W. Gowan Road. The art installations from “three unique artists with similar ethnic backgrounds” will be open to the public from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Call gallery director Marylou Evans at 702-647-7378.

Ballroom dancing is planned from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 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.

Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich’s sustainable farmers market is set to be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Thursday inside the Desert Living Center at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Admission is free, and purchases are cash only.

PLAN AHEAD

The Las Vegas Brass Band is scheduled to play in the Chrome Showroom at 7 p.m. Nov. 9 inside Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. The cover charge is $15. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

Revolver Saloon is scheduled to host Randy Montana at 9 p.m. Nov. 21 inside the Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

Chrome Showroom is set to host a free Children’s Medical Assistance Charity Event at 7 p.m. Nov. 23 inside the Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Tickets start at $35. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

Revolver Saloon is scheduled to host Elvis Monroe at 9 p.m. Dec. 5 at Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Doors open at 8 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

Revolver Saloon is scheduled to host Krystal Keith at 9 p.m. Dec. 12 inside the Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

Revolver Saloon is scheduled to host 2nd Wheel featuring Bryce Soderberg of Lifehouse at 9 p.m. Dec. 19 at Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Doors open at 8 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

Revolver Saloon is scheduled to host Ryan Whyte Maloney at 9 p.m. Dec. 26 at Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Doors open at 8 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit sclv.com/concerts.

Ward 6 Las Vegas City Councilman Steve Ross is set to host the annual Cowboy Christmas and Car Show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 17 at Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs, 9200 Tule Springs Road. Early registration for the car show is $25, due by Nov. 27. Event-day registration is $35 of cash payments only. Vendors will need to bring their own tables and pay a $25 fee. Contact Michelle Thackston at 702-229-6154 or mthackston@lasvegasnevada.gov.

ONGOING EVENTS

The Las Vegas Farmers Market is scheduled to set up from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first and third Saturday of the month at Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs, 9200 Tule Springs Road. Admission to the park is free during the market. Visit lasvegasfarmersmarket.com.

Free line dancing lessons are offered from 8:15 to 9 p.m. most Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at the Revolver Saloon Dance Hall inside Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Visit santafestation.sclv.com.

The Cheyenne Saloon, 3103 N. Rancho Drive, offers live music starting at 9:30 or 10 p.m. most Wednesdays through Sundays. Tickets prices vary. Visit reverbnation.com or call 702-645-4139.

The West End Boys Sunday Morning Car Show, a free get-together for auto enthusiasts, is planned from 7 to 10 a.m. Sundays in the Santa Fe Mining Company parking lot, 5021 N. Rainbow Blvd. Email judggto69@aol.com.

The Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary, 8103 Racel St., is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The sanctuary is home to birds, pigs, goats, llamas, donkeys, reptiles and more. Visit naturesanctuarygilcrease.org.

The Santa Fe Station Bowling Center, 4949 N. Rancho Drive, offers a DJ from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. every Friday and Saturday. Visit santafestation.sclv.com.

 

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