Centennial Things to Do Sept. 24-30


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Michael Franks is set to perform at 9 p.m. Sept. 28 at Santa Fe Station’s Chrome Showroom, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Tickets are available at 800-745-3000 or at santafestation.sclv.com.

Sunny 106.5 plans to host an ice cream social from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29 at Promenade Park, 7195 Egan Crest Drive. The fourth annual Providence-based event is to feature ice cream-eating contests, face painting, balloon animals and a petting zoo. Attendees are encouraged to bring new or gently used books for area literacy awareness nonprofit group Spread the Word Nevada. Call 702-216-2020.

“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 Sante Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. The game schedule for September includes New England versus Atlanta on Sept. 29. Doors open at 5 p.m. Guests must be 21 years or older. Call 702-364-8669.

Chrome Showroom guests can enjoy Monday Night Football at Sante Fe Station, N. 4949 Rancho Drive. The game schedule for September includes Miami vs. New Orleans on Sept. 30. All games begin at 5:40 p.m. Guests must be 21 years or older. Call 702-364-8669.

WORTH A DRIVE

The fourth annual Asian Harvest Moon Festival is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Expect cultural demonstrations, food, crafts and live entertainment, including performances by the Lohan School of Shaolin, Las Vegas Kaminari Taiko and Korabo Taiko, and Nani Ola Hawaiian Dance Company. Admission to the festival is free with paid local general admission to the Springs Preserve, which is $9.95 for adults and $4.95 for children. Visit springspreserve.org.

The SuperRun Classic Car Show is slated to kick off from noon to 8 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Fiesta Henderson, 777 W. Lake Mead Parkway, and continue from noon to 9 p.m. Sept. 27, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 28 and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St. Visit hendersonlive.com.

The second annual Healthy Kids Festival is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 28 at Paradise Park, 4775 McLeod Drive. The fair will focus on ways to help children become healthy through interactive activities and diets. Performances by local musicians are planned, along with dance instructors teaching children Zumba, hip-hop, country and salsa. Admission is free. Visit tinyurl.com/mzjwjzo.

St. John Greek Orthodox Church, 5300 El Camino Road, plans to host its annual Las Vegas Greek Festival Sept. 27-29. Hours are from 3 to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 10 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $6 for adults and free for children 12 or younger and active-duty military and immediate family. Advance tickets can be purchased by calling 702-221-8245 or emailing info@vegasgreekorthodox.com or foodfestival@vegasgreekorthodox.com. Free parking and shuttle buses are available. Visit lasvegasgreekfestival.com.

The College of Southern Nevada Fine Arts Gallery plans to exhibit “Post Rural” through Sept. 27 at the CSN Artspace Gallery, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Gallery hours are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. 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. Oct. 5-6, 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 for 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.

Four congregations representing different ethnic backgrounds are planning a multicultural festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 12 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 4601 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Craft makers and other vendors are invited to the festival, yard sale and craft fair. Sales spaces are $10. Participating congregations include First Thai-Lao Presbyterian Church, Taiwanese-American Presbyterian Church of Las Vegas and First Filipino American Presbyterian Church of Southern Nevada. Music and dances start at 11 a.m. Call 702-648-8437.

PLAN AHEAD

High Tea with Toni Morrell is set to play in the Chrome Showroom at 2 p.m. Oct. 5 at Sante Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit santefestation.sclv.com.

Bill Anderson is scheduled to perform in the Chrome Showroom at 8 p.m. Oct. 25 at Sante Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive. Tickets start at $29.50. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit santefestation.sclv.com.

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 Sante 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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