North Las Vegas Things to Do Sept. 24-30


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

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.

Banda Zacatecana and DJ Paco are to play Ladies Night from 10:30 p.m. to 4 a.m. Sept. 27 at Fiesta Rancho’s Club Tequila, 2400 N. Rancho Drive. Women are allowed in free all night. Cover is $10 for men. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-631-7000.

North Las Vegas author David Bryant Perkins is set to sign copies of his book, “Hitler’s Astrologer,” at 4 p.m. Sept. 28 at Aliante Library, 2400 W. Deer Springs Road. Call Michelle Whitman at 877-727-0697 or email michelle@keymgc.com.

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.

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.

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.

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 Spread the Word Nevada. Call 702-216-2020.

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.

“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 vs. 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, 4949 N. 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.

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

Students at the College of Southern Nevada and members of the Las Vegas theater community will join together to direct and perform one-act plays scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Oct. 4 and 5 and 2 p.m. Oct. 6 at the BackStage Theatre, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. General admission is $5. Seating is limited. Experienced actors and directors, as well as those who are new to theater, are encouraged to participate. The festival involves more than 30 people as directors, actors or crew members. Call the CSN ticket office at 702-651-5483 or visit csn.edu/pac.

North Las Vegas is set to open Craig Ranch Regional Park, 628 W. Craig Ranch Road, at 9 a.m. Oct. 25, with a free all-day celebration and an evening concert. Festivities are planned until 4 p.m. and be followed by a surprise celebrity concert at 6 p.m. The 170-acre park offers multiple playgrounds, gazebos for weddings, corporate retreats and birthday parties, a 5-acre dog park and 64 community garden plots and a four-bowl skatepark, athletic fields and bucolic scenery. Contact city of North Las Vegas spokeswoman Juliet Casey at 702-633-2613 or visit cityofnorthlasvegas.com.

Five-time Grammy Award-nominated jazz fusion pianist David Benoit joins special guest David Pack at 8 p.m. Oct. 12 in the Access Showroom at the Aliante, 7300 Aliante Parkway. Tickets start at S25. Must be 21 or older to attend. Visit wwww.aliantegaming.com or call 702-692-7777.

Country rockers Parmalee visit the Access Showroom 8 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Aliante, 7300 Aliante Parkway. Tickets start at $17.50. Visit wwww.aliantegaming.com or call 702-692-7777.

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.

ONGOING EVENTS

Sherry Gordy’s A-List Open Mic is set for 8 p.m. Thursdays at Fiesta Rancho’s Club Tequila, 2400 North Rancho Drive. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-631-7000.

Coffee Cup Skate, an open skate for anyone 45 or older, is scheduled from 12:45 to 2:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Fiesta Rancho SoBe Ice Arena, 2400 N. Rancho Drive. Admission is $5, and the arena provides coffee and cookies. Visit fiestarancholasvegas.com or call 702-638-3785.

Trivia Night is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the ETA Lounge at the Aliante, 7300 Aliante Parkway. Cover charge is $5. Visit aliantegaming.com.

Karate Karaoke is scheduled at 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Whiskey Dick’s, 2750 E. Craig Road. There is no cover charge. Call 702-399-3425.

The Goodbuy Auto Auction is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursdays at 2024 Losee Road. Viewing times are 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Visit goodbuyautoauction.com.

The Boogie Knights are scheduled to perform at 10 p.m. Fridays at the Aliante, 7300 Aliante Parkway. There is a $5 cover charge. Visit aliantegaming.com.

Loveshack is scheduled to perform Fridays at South Padre at Texas Station, 2101 Texas Star Lane. Doors open at 8 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit texasstation.sclv.com.

A gospel showcase is planned at 8 p.m. Fridays in the showroom at Digiworld Entertainment and Productions, 3432 N. Bruce St., Suite 1. The event features local talent dancing, singing and acting. Admission is free. Call Darry Lighten at 702-460-9266.

Dueling Pianos are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. Fridays in the ETA Lounge at the Aliante, 7300 Aliante Parkway. Visit aliantegaming.com.

Darrin Michaels is scheduled to perform from 7 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays in the A-Bar at Texas Station, 2101 Texas Star Lane. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit texasstation.sclv.com.

Deftal DJs are scheduled to perform Friday and Saturday nights in the ETA Lounge at the Aliante, 7300 Aliante Parkway. Visit aliantegaming.com.

Broadacres Marketplace and Event Center, 2930 Las Vegas Blvd., North, has Friday night shopping and events. In addition to the marketplace’s more than 1,150 vendor spaces and buildings, it also offers a wide variety of entertainment, food and beverages. Hours of operation are 4 to 10 p.m. Fridays and 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is $1 on Fridays and Saturdays and $1.50 on Sundays. Visit broadacresmec.com.

Strap on a set of ice skates for Cosmic DJ Skate Night, scheduled from 8 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at the Fiesta Rancho SoBe Ice Arena, 2400 N. Rancho Drive. Admission is $6.50, and skate rental is $3.

The Fiesta Rancho, 2400 N. Rancho Drive, plans to host an Old School Dance Party with rotating bands from 8:30 p.m. to 12:45 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays in the Cabo Lounge. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit fiestarancho.sclv.com.

The Fiesta Rancho, 2400 N. Rancho Drive, hosts Ladies Night on Fridays at Club Tequila. Doors open at 10:30 p.m. There is a $10 cover charge for men. On Saturdays, catch DJ Carlos as he spins the best in regional Mexican music. Doors open at 10 p.m. Cover charge is $10. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit fiestarancho.sclv.com.

Noche Caliente Latina featuring Volume 1 is set for 10 p.m. Saturdays in the Access Showroom at the Aliante, 7300 Aliante Parkway. Cover charge is $5; women are admitted free. Visit aliantegaming.com.

Acoustic Junkyard is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Saturdays in the ETA Lounge at the Aliante, 7300 Aliante Parkway. Cover charge is $5. Visit aliantegaming.com.

Yellow Brick Road is scheduled to perform Saturdays at South Padre at Texas Station, 2101 Texas Star Lane. Doors open at 9 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit texasstation.sclv.com.

Caliente Latin Nights with DJ Leo and his Go Go Dancers are scheduled from 10:30 p.m. to 3 a.m. Saturdays in the Royal Street Theater at Jerry’s Nugget, 1821 Las Vegas Blvd., North. Admission is free with the purchase of two drinks but limited to adults 21 or older. Visit jerrysnugget.com or call 702-399-3000.

 

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