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Things to do in Paradise/Downtown, April 23-29


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

— “Disney on Ice Presents Treasure Trove” is scheduled for Thursday through Sunday at the Thomas & Mack Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit unlvtickets.com.

— “The Balloon Master Show with Bruce Radel” is set for 10 p.m. Friday at the Onyx Theatre, 953 E. Sahara Ave., Suite 16. Tickets are $10. Visit onyxtheatre.com.

— The 2013 Senior Idol Talent Showcase is scheduled for 3 p.m. June 13 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Registration packets are available at the Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, or by calling 702-229-6454. The deadline is Friday, and auditions are planned for May 8-9.

— HELP of Southern Nevada plans to host its annual Passport to Paradise fundraiser from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday at the Four Seasons, 3960 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Guests are invited to wear island-chic attire and enjoy live entertainment from Barry Black. A silent auction is also planned. Tickets are $200 each or $2,000 for a table of 10. Contact Abby Quinn at aquinn@helpsonv.org or 702-836-2130.

— The Rainbow Company Youth Theatre plans to present “Rapunzel! Rapunzel!” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and May 3-4 and at 2 p.m. Sunday and May 4-5 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for teens, seniors or military personnel and $3 for children 12 or younger. Visit artslasvegas.org.

— Pirate Fest Las Vegas is scheduled from Friday through Sunday at Lorenzi Park, 3333 W. Washington Ave. Music, vendors, food, games and more are planned. Fairy and steampunk costumes are welcome. Visit piratefestlv.com.

— The African American Midwives Film Series is scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday at the West Las Vegas Arts Center Community Gallery, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Learn about the history of black midwives from slavery to current times in this program for those 14 or older. Admission is free. Call 702-229-4800 to reserve a space.

— Snake Rattle Rattle Snake is scheduled to perform at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in the Centennial Plaza at the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. Admission is free. Visit artslasvegas.org.

— Smash Magazine plans to present the Alkaline Trio, with special guest Bayside, at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Fremont Country Club, 601 E. Fremont St. Tickets are $22 in advance and $26 on the day of the show. The show is open to all ages, but guests younger than 16 must be accompanied by a guardian. Visit ticketfly.com.

— “The Enoch Augustus Scott Experience,” featuring performance artist, actor and author Enoch Augustus Scott, is set for 11 p.m. Saturday at the Onyx Theatre, 953 E. Sahara Ave., Suite 16. Tickets are $15. Visit onyxtheatre.com.

— The Zac Brown Band is set to play The Cosmopolitan, 3708 Las Vegas Blvd. South, at 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday. Tickets start at $75. Visit cosmopolitanlasvegas.com.

— The Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz Festival is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday at the Clark County Amphitheatre, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Food and craft vendors also planned. A variety of early bird, VIP and two-day packages are available. Visit yourjazz.com.

— The Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society plans to perform Joseph Haydn’s “Lord Nelson Mass” at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit snmas.com.

PLAN AHEAD

— “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” is set for 8 p.m. May 3-4 and May 10-11 at the Onyx Theatre, 953 E. Sahara Ave., Suite 16. Tickets are $15. Visit onyxtheatre.com.

— The Las Vegas Master Singers plan to perform at 8 p.m. May 4 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Visit lvmastersingers.com.

— The 16th annual Lei Day Polynesian Festival is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 4-5 at the California, 12 E. Ogden Ave. Music, craftsmen, food and more are planned. Admission is free.

— Celebrate Cinco de Mayo from noon to 6 p.m. May 5 at the Boulevard Mall, 3680 S. Maryland Parkway. Live music, folk dancers and mariachi bands are planned. Admission is free. Visit boulevardmall.com.

— A Mother’s Day dinner and dance with the Tony Scodwell Little Big Band is scheduled for 6 p.m. May 11 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Tickets are $20. Call 702-229-6383.

— The Las Vegas Academy Jazz Combo featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. May 11 as part of the Jazz in the Park concert series at the Clark County Amphitheatre, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Admission is free. Picnics, blankets and low-back chairs are welcome. No pets are allowed. Visit clarkcountynv.gov.

— The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to present “Romeo & Juliet” at 7:30 p.m. May 11 and 1 p.m. May 12 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets start at $35. Visit thesmithcenter.com.

— The Las Vegas Elks Helldorado Days are scheduled for May 16-19 in downtown Las Vegas. Events include a rodeo, carnival, food vendors, parade and the Whiskerino Contest. Visit elkshelldorado.com.

— The Red Rock Ramblers are scheduled to perform as part of the Downtown Cultural Series at noon May 17 at the Lloyd George U.S. Courthouse, 333 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Admission is free. Call 702-229-3515.

— The Las Vegas Academy Jazz Combo featuring the Jeff Hamilton Trio is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. May 18 as part of the Jazz in the Park concert series at the Clark County Amphitheatre, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Admission is free. Picnics, blankets and low-back chairs are welcome. No pets are allowed. Visit clarkcountynv.gov.

— The 15th annual Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival is set for May 24-27 in downtown Las Vegas. Bowling is scheduled for May 25 at Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway, and the Gold Coast, 4000 W. Flamingo Road. Festival passes are $105 for all three days. Visit punkrockbowling.com.

— A bluegrass celebration and performance by Lonesome Otis is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. May 25 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Tickets are $10. Call 702-229-6383.

— The Fremont Country Club, 601 E. Fremont St., plans to host Escape the Fate with The Colour Morale, Glamour The Kill and As Thick As Thieves at 5 p.m. May 31. Tickets are $18 in advance or $21 at the door. Guests of all ages are welcome, but anyone younger than 16 must be accompanied by a guardian 18 or older. Visit ticketfly.com.

— The Las Vegas Brass Band plans to perform a free concert June 9 at the Clark County Library Theatre, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. Visit lvbb.org.

— The Las Vegas Academy Jazz Combo featuring Tom Scott is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. May 25 as part of the Jazz in the Park concert series at the Clark County Amphitheatre, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Admission is free. Picnics, blankets and low-back chairs are welcome. No pets are allowed. Visit clarkcountynv.gov.

— Earl Klugh is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. June 1 as part of the Jazz in the Park concert series at the Clark County Amphitheatre, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Admission is free. Picnics, blankets and low-back chairs are welcome. No pets are allowed. Visit clarkcountynv.gov.

— Pete Escovedo is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. June 8 as part of the Jazz in the Park concert series at the Clark County Amphitheatre, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Admission is free. Picnics, blankets and low-back chairs are welcome. No pets are allowed. Visit clarkcountynv.gov.

— Reggae in the Desert is scheduled for June 15-16 at the Clark County Amphitheatre, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. Luciano, Capleton, The Green, Inner Circle, Daniel Marley, Reggae Angels and Da Solution are scheduled for June 15, and Steel Pulse, Marcia Griffiths, Wailing Souls and Pure Roots are slated for June 16. Visit ticketfly.com.

— Golden Rainbow plans to presents its 27th annual “Ribbon of Life” fundraiser at 1 p.m. June 30 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Visit goldenrainbow.org.

— The sixth annual Las Vegas Film Festival is scheduled from July 18-21 at the LVH — Las Vegas Hotel, 3000 Paradise Road. Visit lvfilmfest.com.

— Hanson is scheduled to perform at 6 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Fremont Country Club, 601 E. Fremont St. Tickets start at $29.50. All ages are welcome, but guests younger than 16 must be accompanied by an adult 18 or older. Visit ticketfly.com

— The Las Vegas Brass Band plans to perform free concerts Oct. 6 and Dec. 8 at the Clark County Library Theatre, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. Visit lvbb.org.

 

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