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Southwest Things to Do, July 3-9


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

Earthquake headlines what will be a hilarious night of comedy at the Orleans Arena on Saturday, July 5, at 8:30 PM. Joining Earthquake is DeRay Davis, Gary Owen and Arnez J. Deray Davis recently co-stared in “21 Jump Street,” and Gary Owen recently appeared in “Ride Along.”

The Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., plans a workshop titled Scrapbooking Life’s Moments from 10 a.m. to noon July 5. Call 702-822-7700 or visit springspreserve.org.

The West Charleston Library, 6301 West Charleston Blvd., plans to host a free TechArt Studio workshop for teens from 3:30 to 6 p.m. July 8. Participants can show their creativity using digital cameras and computers with state-of-the-art software. Call 702-507-3944 or visit lvccld.org.

The Windmill Library, 7060 W. Windmill Lane, plans a book sale from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 9. Hundreds of adult and children’s fiction and nonfiction books are set to be available. Funds raised will benefit the library. Call 702-507-6036 or visit lvccld.org.

The Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., plans a live, interactive animal show titled “Vegas Night Life” at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. daily through Sept. 1, highlighting the Mojave Desert’s nocturnal creatures. The event is free for members or with paid general admission. Call 702-822-7700 or visit springspreserve.org.

The Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., plans to offer indoor miniature golf from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Sept. 1. General admission for locals costs $9.95 for adults, $8.95 for seniors, students and military personnel and $4.95 for children ages 5 to 17. Visit springspreserve.org/apps/event.

Lion Fight is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. July 4 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $25. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Downtown Spaces & Naked City Studios, 1800 Industrial Road, plans an Independence Day Block Party from 6 to 10 p.m. July 4. The free event is set to include a barbecue, live music and a sidewalk art show. Visit facebook.com/downtownspacesdts.

Bob Weir & RatDog are set to perform at 8 p.m. July 5 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $40. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Grammy Award winner Kenny Loggins is set to perform at 8 p.m. July 5 and 6 at The Orleans Showroom, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $59.95 and can be purchased at any Boyd Gaming box office, at orleanscasino.com or by calling 702-365-7075.

Cherry Poppin’ Daddies plan to perform at 8 p.m. July 5 at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Tickets start at $20. Attendees must be 21 or older. Visit silvertoncasino.com/events.

Deray Davis, Earthquake and Gary Owen are set to perform at 8:30 p.m. July 5 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $49. Visit orleanscasino.com/entertain.

The Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St., plans a youth summer dance camp from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays from July 7 to Aug. 1. The camp is designed for intermediate and advanced dancers ages 12 to 18. Registration is $200. Call 702-229-6383.

The Windmill Library, 7060 W. Windmill Lane, plans a free Zumba Dance Fitness event, featuring licensed instructor Jean Smith, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 8 for attendees 13 or older. Call 702-507-6036 or visit lvccld.org

Street Beat Kidz are set to perform at 7 p.m. July 9 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Tickets are $3. Visit artslasvegas.org.

Super Summer Theatre plans performances of “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” at 8:05 p.m. July 9-12, 16-19 and 23-26 at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, 6375 state Route 159. Tickets are $12.95 in advance or $20 at the gate. Visit supersummertheatre.org.

L Makeup Institute, 5525 S. Decatur Blvd., Suite 102, plans to host free makeup workshops led by professional makeup artists from 1 to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of every month. Space is limited. Call 702-685-9298.

WORTH A DRIVE

Las Vegas/ Blue Sky Yoga plans to host Krishna Das’ Kirtan Wallah Tour at 7:30 p.m. July 8 at the Center of Spiritual Living Greater Las Vegas, 1420 E. Harmon Ave., with doors set to open at 6:30 p.m. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Seeds of Peace, an effort to provide free after-school peace/yoga programs to Las Vegas schools. Tickets are $37.82 in advance at Blue Sky Yoga in The Arts Factory, 107 E. Charleston Blvd., Suite 145, and at krishnadas.com, or $45 cash at the door. Call 702-739-8200 or visit krishnadas.com.

The Spanish language play “Frida Kahlo: Viva la Vida!” is scheduled for 7 to 9 p.m. July 11 and 12 at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive. Tickets are $15. Visit clarkcountynv.gov or call 702-455-7340.

“Las Vegas Through the Eyes of Former Governor Bob Miller, the Son of a Gambling Man,” a presentation by Miller, is scheduled from 7 to 8:30 p.m. July 8 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. A book signing and reception are set to follow the talk. Visit lvccld.org or call 702-507-3400.

U.K. pop singer Katy Tiz is set to perform at 5 p.m. July 5 at Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas, 7055 S. Fort Apache Road, followed at 6 p.m. by Jordan Kate Mitchell, a local folk, pop and rock performer. Visit wetnwildlasvegas.com or call 702-979-1600.

“The Magic School Bus Kicks Up A Storm” exhibit is scheduled to visit the Discovery Children’s Museum, 360 Promenade Place, through Sept. 1. In the exhibit, based on the Scholastic Entertainment books and television series, visitors will get to enter Ms. Frizzle’s Classroom, climb aboard the bus and visit the Walkerville Weather Center. Visitors can explore the water cycle and its relation to weather and how influences from air, heat, water and land combine to create weather.

PLAN AHEAD

Plant World Nursery, 5311 W. Charleston Blvd., is set to host a free children’s flower potting session from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 19 and Aug. 16 for ages 3 to 12. Visit plantworldnursery.com or call 702-878-9485.

Mingo Fishtrap is set to perform at 7 p.m. July 10 at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Tickets are $15. Attendees must be 18 or older. Visit silvertoncasino.com/events.

The Las Vegas Little Theatre, 3920 Schiff Drive, plans performances of “Really Rosie” from July 11-27. Shows are scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $25. Visit lvlt.org.

Ted Nugent is set to perform at 8 p.m. July 12 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $80. Visit orleanscasino.com/entertain.

The Spring Valley Library, 4280 S. Jones Blvd., plans to offer free guitar lessons from 4 to 5 p.m. July 13 and 20. Local instructor Don Musser will be teaching guitar chords, chord progressions and popular songs. Participants must bring their own guitars. Call 702-507-3821.

The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave., plans a “HypnoThoughts Live” show at 8 p.m. July 18 and 19 and 7 p.m. July 20. The show is set to feature Richard Rumble, Jeff McBride, Scott Sandland, Jim Wand, Szeles and John Cerbone. Tickets cost $30 per day. Visit orleanscasino.com/entertain.

Twinkle Time and Friends is planned for 7 p.m. July 24 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Tickets are $3. Visit artslasvegas.org.

Styx, Foreigner and Don Felder plan to perform at 7 p.m. July 25 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave., as part of “The Soundtrack of Summer” tour. Tickets start at $55. Visit orleanscasino.com/entertain.

Kenny Wayne Shepherd is set to perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 1 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $35. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Comedian Russell Peters is set to perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 2 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $49. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Super Summer Theatre plans performances of “Shrek the Musical” at 8:05 p.m. Aug. 6-9, 13-16 and 20-23 at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, 6375 state Route 159. Tickets are $12.95 in advance or $20 at the gate. Visit supersummertheatre.org.

Comedian Dennis Miller is set to perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 8 and 9 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $55. Visit orleanscasino.com/entertain.

The World Hip Hop Dance Championship is scheduled for 7 p.m. Aug. 10 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $25. Visit orleanscasino.com/entertain.

Cesar Millan is set to perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 15 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $39. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Comedian Don Rickles is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 16 and 17 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $80. Visit orleanscasino.com/entertain.

Air Supply is set to perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 29-31 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $40. Visit orleanscasino.com/entertain.

Super Summer Theatre plans performances of “Arsenic and Old Lace” for 7:05 p.m. Sept. 4-6, 11-13 and 18-20 at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, 6375 state Route 159. Tickets are $12.95 in advance or $20 at the gate. Visit supersummertheatre.org.

Pepe Aguilar is set to perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 12 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $71. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Ian Anderson is set to perform “The Best of Jethro Tull” at 8 p.m. Sept. 19 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $50. Visit palms.com/events-calendar.

Australian Pink Floyd is set to perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 26 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $40. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Crosby, Stills and Nash are set to perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 27 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $59. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Mob-Con is set for Sept. 27 and 28 at Palace Station, 2411 W. Sahara Ave. The event is set to include talks by former Mafia members and law enforcement officials, raffles, auctions and vendors. Tickets start at $180 and include two-day entrance and cocktail party. Visit mob-con.net.

Comedian Bill Maher is set to perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 10 and 11 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $50. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

Erasure is set to perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 31 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $39. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

John Prine is set to perform at 8 p.m. Dec. 6 at The Pearl at the Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $39. Visit palms.com/event-calendar.

ONGOING EVENTS

The Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., is set to provide guided garden walks from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays. General admission for locals costs $9.95 for adults, $8.95 for seniors, students and military and $4.95 for children 5 to 17. Visit springspreserve.org/apps/event.

The Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., plans to feed the animals in its Living Collections at 11:30 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays. General admission for locals costs $9.95 for adults, $8.95 for seniors, students and military and $4.95 for children 5 to 17. Visit springspreserve.org/apps/event.

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

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

Bar 702, 3355 Spring Mountain Road, hosts a variety of live entertainment daily. Call 702-871-6651 or visit bar702lasvegas.com.

John Windsor is scheduled to perform from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturdays and from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sundays at McMullan’s Irish Pub, 4650 W. Tropicana Ave. He also is scheduled at 8:45 p.m. Mondays at Ri Ra Irish Pub in Mandalay Place, 3930 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Visit john-windsor.com.

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

The Peter Love Trio is scheduled to perform from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays at Jack’s Irish Pub at Palace Station, 2411 W. Sahara Ave. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit palacestation.sclv.com.

WILLplay is scheduled to perform 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 $10. 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.com.

Comedian Eddie Griffin is set to perform at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday at the King’s Room at the Rio, 3700 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $69. Visit riolasvegas.com or call 702-777-2782.

The West Flamingo Senior Center, 6255 W. Flamingo Road, is set to offer beginner, intermediate and advanced tap dance classes. Each class is offered twice a week, and a six-week session costs $37. Call 702-455-7742.

 

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