Things To Do in Southwest/Spring Valley, March 12-18


Things to do

IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

-- Comedian Jeff Capri is scheduled to perform with Laura Hayden at 8 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday at Big Al’s Comedy Club at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $19.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Comedian Rachel Feinstein is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday in the Louie Anderson Theater at Palace Station, 2411 W. Sahara Ave. Tickets are $59.95. Guests must be 18 or older. Visit palacestation.sclv.com.

-- The Bourbon Street Cabaret Lounge at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave., has scheduled a variety of live entertainment this week. NiteKings are set to perform from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, and 360 is set from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Open Mic Night with Smokin’ Smitty is scheduled from 8 p.m. to midnight Thursday, and Smokin’ Smitty and the Masters of Funk are set to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday at Brendan’s Irish Pub at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- LoveSickRadio is scheduled to perform at 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday in The Lounge at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Blvd. Admission is free. Visit palms.com.

-- Nick Mattera is set to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday, 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Jack’s Irish Pub at Palace Station, 2411 W. Sahara Ave. Guests must be 21 or older. Finnegan’s Wake is also set to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday and from 7 to 11 p.m. Sunday. Visit palacestation.sclv.com.

-- The Temptations are set to perform at 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in The Orleans Showroom at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $34.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Solid Rock Productions Presents an Easter play, “CSI Jerusalem: Crime Scene at the Cross, the Mystery of Jesus Finally Revealed,” set for 7:30 p.m. March 29 at the Potter’s House Christian Fellowship Church, 6720 W. Sahara Ave. The event is free and open to the public. Call 702-348-7266.

WORTH A DRIVE

-- The Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road, is set to host the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour at 7 p.m. Thursday inside the main theater. The event is free. Wristbands will be distributed at 6 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis, with a limit of one per person. Call 702-507-3459 or visit lvccld.org.

-- The Nevada Conservatory Theatre at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas is scheduled to perform Peter Shaffer’s “Equus” at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday with a 2 p.m. matinee Sunday in the Judy Bayley Theatre, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. The play contains scenes of nudity and is intended for mature audiences. Tickets start at $20. Call 702-895-2787 or visit pac.unlv.edu.

-- The University of Nevada, Las Vegas Opera Theater plans to present “The Elixir of Love” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday with a 1 p.m. matinee Sunday in Artemus W. Ham Hall on campus, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets are $25 or $15 for seniors, military, faculty and staff. Call 702-895-2787 or visit pac.unlv.edu.

-- The Southern Nevada Chapter of the American Guild of Organists plans to present a free performance by James Kibbie, a professor of organ at the University of Michigan, at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Christ Church Episcopal, 2000 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit sncago.org.

-- A St. Patrick’s dance with the Carl Grove Combo is set for 7 p.m. Saturday at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Call 702-229-6383.

-- Run Away with Cirque du Soleil at 7:30 a.m. Saturday at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The 5K run and one-mile fun walk will support One Drop World Water Day. Registration is $40 for the 5K and $30 for the one-mile walk. Visit springspreserve.org.

-- The Junior League of Las Vegas is planning its annual Paint the Town Red Gala Saturday at Paris Las Vegas, 3655 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The event plans to recognize local philanthropists Dorothy Huffey and Mary Cashman and family. A silent auction and dance competition also are planned. Visit jllv.org.

-- The Symphony Park Lecture Series plans to host “Rock Stars of Downtown Business” from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Historic Fifth Street School auditorium, 401 S. Fourth St. Doors open at 5 p.m. for a wine bar. Scheduled speakers include downtown business owners Seth Schorr, Sam Cherry, Meghan Mossler, Marc Abelman and Linda Quinn. Visit symphonypark.com.

-- Darby O’Gill & the Little People are set to perform from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Sunday at Quinn’s Irish Pub at Green Valley Ranch Resort, 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit greenvalleyranch.sclv.com.

-- The Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., plans to host “Wild South America,” an animal show, on weekends and holidays starting Saturday. Programs are scheduled at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the Outdoor Amphitheater, weather permitting. General admission is $18.95 for adults and $9.95 for Nevada residents. Backstage passes are available for $10 each. Special rates also are available for seniors, students and military personnel. Visit springspreseve.org.

-- Desert Spring Theatre Arts plans to present “Bye, Bye Birdie” at 7 p.m. Friday and and 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday at Desert Spring United Methodist Church, 120 N. Pavilion Center Drive (across from Palo Verde High School). Tickets are $7.50 for all seats. Call 702-256-5933 or visit desertspringchurch.com.

-- Ricci Martin plans to perform “An Evening of Dean Martin — Music and More” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call or visit suncoastcasino.com.

-- The Anderson’s Americana Indian Show is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Henderson Convention Center, 200 S. Water St. Visit americana.net.

-- An egg hunt is scheduled from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Silver Springs Recreation Center, 1951 Silver Springs Parkway. Children ges 2 to 3 can hunt from 1 to 1:30 p.m., and children ages 4 to 7 are scheduled from 1:30 to 2 p.m. Cost is $12 per child. Register at any city recreation center or online at cityofhenderson.com/parks. The activity number is 151136.

-- The College of Southern Nevada Dance Club plans to perform at 7 p.m. Friday in the BackStage Theatre, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Call 702-651-5483 or visit csn.edu/pac.

PLAN AHEAD

-- Comedian Vargus Mason is scheduled to perform with Jodi Miller at 8 p.m. March 20-24 at Big Al’s Comedy Club at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $19.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Comedian Dean Napolitano is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. March 20 in the Louie Anderson Theater at Palace Station, 2411 W. Sahara Ave. Tickets are $59.95. Guests must be 18 or older. Visit palacestation.sclv.com.

-- Juice Newton is set to perform at 7 p.m. March 21 in the Veil Pavilion at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Tickets start at $25. Visit silvertoncasino.com.

-- Louie Anderson is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. March 21-22 and March 29-30 in the Louie Anderson Theater at Palace Station, 2411 W. Sahara Ave. Tickets are $59.95. Local residents receive a $20 discount. Visit palacestation.sclv.com.

-- Next Movement is set to perform from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. March 20-21 and March 23-24 at the Bourbon Street Cabaret Lounge at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Rick Duarte and Friends are scheduled to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. March 22 at Brendan’s Irish Pub at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Acoustic Den is set to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. March 23 at Brendan’s Irish Pub at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Comedian John Pinette is set to perform at 8 p.m. March 22-23 in The Orleans Showroom at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $29.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Drop Dead Panties are scheduled to perform at 11 p.m. March 29 in The Lounge at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Blvd. Admission is free. Visit palms.com.

-- Southern Nevada Children First plans to host its fourth annual Artfully Sweet fundraiser from 1 to 4 p.m. March 30 at a private residence in Southern Highlands. The event will feature desserts and pastries from some of the valley’s top pastry chefs, artwork, live performances and a silent auction. Tickets are $40 and must be purchased in advance. Call Monique Harris at 702-487-5665 or email mharris@childrenfirst-nv.org or call Suzanne Burke at 702-595-2073 or email sburke@childrenfirst-nv.org.

-- The Extreme Thing Sports & Music Festival is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. March 30 at Desert Breeze Skate Park, 8275 Spring Mountain Road. Tickets are $17 in advance and $20 the day of the show. A limited VIP package is available for $30 and includes a general admission ticket, commemorative event T-shirt and event poster. Visit extremething.com.

-- Franky Perez is scheduled to perform at 11 p.m. March 30 in The Lounge at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Blvd. Admission is free. Visit palms.com.

-- Garbage is set to perform at 8 p.m. April 12 at the Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $34. Visit palms.com.

-- Crimson Crowbar is scheduled to perform at 10 p.m. April 12-13 in The Lounge at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Blvd. Admission is free. Visit palms.com.

-- Tracy Lawrence plans to perform at 8 p.m. April 13 in the Veil Pavilion at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Tickets start at $25. Visit silvertoncasino.com.

-- Trent Reznor’s collective project “How to Destroy Angels” is scheduled at 8 p.m. April 13 at the Pearl at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Blvd. Tickets start at $30. Visit palms.com.

-- Comedian Don Rickles is set to perform at 8 p.m. April 13-14 in The Orleans Showroom at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $79.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Comedian Stephen Thomas is scheduled to perform with Timm Metivier at 8 p.m. April 13-17 at Big Al’s Comedy Club at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $19.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Grand Funk Railroad is set to perform at 8 p.m. April 20-21 in The Orleans Showroom at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $39.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Comedian Greg Vaccariello is scheduled to perform with Phil Johnson at 8 p.m. April 20-24 at Big Al’s Comedy Club at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $19.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- IAMDYNAMITE is scheduled to perform at 10 p.m. April 26 in The Lounge at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Blvd. Admission is $10. Visit palms.com.

-- Comedian Derek Richards is scheduled to perform with Ryan Wingfield at 8 p.m. April 27-31 at Big Al’s Comedy Club at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $19.95. Visit orleanscasino.com.

-- Victoria Justice is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. June 21 at the Pearl at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Blvd. Tickets start at $33. Visit palms.com.

-- Boz Scaggs and special guest Dave Mason ares scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. June 22 at the Pearl at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Blvd. Tickets start at $49. Visit palms.com.

-- The Vans Warped Tour is scheduled for June 28 at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Hawthorne Heights, Motion City Soundtrack and Chiodos are among the groups scheduled to perform. Tickets start at $24.50. Visit warpedvegas.eventbrite.com or vanswarpedtour.com.

ONGOING EVENTS

-- Ongoing shows at Money Plays, 4755 W. Flamingo Road, include live local music at 9 p.m. Saturdays and a live open mic night at 9 p.m. Thursdays. Visit moneyplayslv.com.

-- Music 4 Life offers drum circle sessions at Dinosaurs & Roses, 6029 W. Charleston Blvd. Visit music4life.us or call 702-889-2881.

-- Enjoy karaoke from 8 p.m. to midnight Wednesdays at Jack’s Irish Pub at Palace Station, 2411 W. Sahara Ave. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit palacestation.sclv.com.

-- The Sand Dollar Lounge, 3355 Spring Mountain Road, hosts a variety of live entertainment daily. Call 702-871-6651 or visit sanddollarloungelv.com.

-- John Windsor performs from 5:30 to 9 p.m. the first Friday of each month, from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturdays and from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Sundays at McMullan’s Irish Pub, 4650 W. Tropicana Ave. He also performs from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 am. Mondays at Rí Rá Las Vegas in Mandalay Place, 3930 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Visit john-windsor.com.

-- Jerry Tiffe performs from 4 to 7 p.m. Fridays at Arizona Charlie’s Decatur, 740 S. Decatur Blvd. Visit arizonacharliesdecatur.com.

-- Nuff Said performs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturdays at Jack’s Irish Pub at Palace Station, 2411 W. Sahara Ave. Visit palacestation.sclv.com.

-- The Claudine Castro Band is scheduled to perform at 11 p.m. Sundays in The Lounge at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Admission is $10. Visit palms.com.

-- Santa Fe and the Fat City Horns are scheduled to perform at 10:30 p.m. Mondays in The Lounge at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Admission is free. Visit palms.com.

-- The Gold Coast, 4000 W. Flamingo Road, has scheduled a variety of live entertainment six nights a week in the Gold Coast Showroom Lounge. Visit goldcoastcasino.

 

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