Things To Do in Summerlin/Summerlin South, Nov. 12-18


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

Children 5 to 11 are invited to the LEGO Club meeting scheduled at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive, from 4 to 5 p.m. Nov. 12. Build creations based on the day’s theme. Call 702-507-3710.

A Mad Science program is planned for ages 6 to 11 from 4 to 5 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Call 702-507-3860.

The Nevada Camera Club Members Show is scheduled during regular library hours through Nov. 12 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. Call 702-507- 3710.

A new exhibit, “Historic Rhode Island,” by Leonard G. Iannacone, is set for Nov. 14 through Jan. 21 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. The exhibition will feature paintings focusing on historic Rhode Island. Call 702-507-3710.

Story Time at Tivoli is planned for 11 a.m. Nov. 14 at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd. Join local Las Vegas nannies from Nannies & Housekeepers U.S.A. as they host a story reading and sing-a-long event. Children and families are welcome. All children receive a snack and goodie bag. Visit tivolivillagelv.com.

Dave Ritz & The Ryders are set to perform at 8 p.m. Nov 14 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. The show is free and for guests 21 or older. Call 702-797-7777.

Nashville Unplugged plans to present Wynn Varble at 8 p.m. Nov. 15 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Cover charge is $5 at the door for guests 21 or older. Bobby Tomberlin is set for Nov. 22.

Comedian Robert Klein is slated to appear at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16-17 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.

Mickie Finnz Fish House & Bar and The Animal Network plan their Pins for Pets Bowling, Brew & BBQ fundraiser for 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive. The event is set to include two hours of bowling (including rental shoes), a pitcher of brew per lane for those 21 or older, barbecue by Mickie Finnz Fish House & Bar, a variety of silent auction items, mystery prizes and more. Proceeds will go toward veterinary bills, boarding, spay/neuter, food, supplies, marketing materials and other needs of successfully adopting out homeless pets. Tickets are $25 per person in advance or $100 per lane for up to five people at animalnetwork-lv.com or by calling 702-525-4707. Tickets will be $30 per person at the door while supplies last.

Free guitar classes are scheduled from noon to 1 p.m. the first three Sundays of each month through November at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The next session is set for Nov. 17. No classes are planned in December. Arrive at 11:45 a.m. with a playable guitar and a guitar pick. Call 702-533-3611.

The Las Vegas Men’s Choir plans to perform at 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Doors are set to open at 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 for Sun City residents and $12 for nonresidents. For tickets, call 702-255-0695.

Signature Productions plans to present “Guys and Dolls” at the Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, through Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Nov. 16. A captioned night for the deaf and hard of hearing is set for 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20. Tickets are $30 for adults, $28 for seniors 60 or older and students 13 or older and $20 for children 3 to 12. Visit signatureproductions.net and click on “Tickets,” or for groups of 20 or more, call 702-878-7529.

November entertainment is scheduled at Addison’s Lounge in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd. All shows are free and set to begin at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. The slated lineup includes: Carmine Mandia, Nov. 15-16; Robbie Howard, Nov. 22-23; Klique Band, Nov. 29-30; Wes Winters, 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays; and Mark O’Toole, 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 702-507-5900.

J.C. Wooloughan’s Irish Pub in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to feature live music Fridays and Saturdays starting at 9 p.m. Upcoming acts scheduled include: Rockin’ Mockers, Nov. 15-16; 3 Digit IQ, Nov. 22-23; and Motor City, Nov. 29-30. Call 702-869-7725.

The Rampart Casino’s Round Bar in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to feature More & Gendel at 6:30 p.m. and DnD Project at 11 p.m. Nov. 15-16; More & Gendel at 6:30 p.m. and DnD Project at 11 p.m. Nov. 22-23; and DnD Project at 6:30 p.m. and Sina & Pete at 10 p.m. Nov. 29-30. Mark B is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursdays. Call 702-507-5900.

The annual Woodturners exhibition is set to run through Dec. 8 during regular library hours at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. View the craftsmanship and skill of the association’s members, including lathe-turned wood, wood vessels, wood boxes with inlay and other creations. Call 702-507-3860.

The Nevada Watercolor Society plans to host its Fall Membership Show through Jan. 14 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The juried exhibition is set to feature original watercolors created in the past year and not exhibited prior to this exhibit. Call 702-507-3630.

“Canon 21,” a photography exhibit by Jose Bellver, is planned to run during regular library hours through Jan. 21 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The exhibition features new work on canvas from the artist’s Geometric Series. This will be the first exhibition in The Studio. Call 702-507-3630.

WORTH A DRIVE

“Sculptural Patterns: Life, Nature, and Reflections from the World We Live In,” featuring work by Bobbie Ann Howell, is scheduled at the Grand Gallery at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St., through Nov. 14. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-1012.

The fourth annual Art Wreath Festival to benefit ALS of Nevada is scheduled from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St. The juried event is set to feature 60 wreaths created by local artists. Tickets are $50 per person and include cocktails, appetizers and an opportunity to purchase wreaths via a silent auction. Visit alsofnevada.org or call 702-777-0500.

The annual Desert Green conference is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 14 and 15 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The conference is set to offer five concurrent seminar tracks, table top displays and a green industry mixer. Horticulture author Mary Irish is set to be the keynote speaker. Contact Helen Stone at 702-454-3057, helen@swtreesandturf.com or visit desert-green.org.

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of Ethel M Cactus Garden’s holiday lights during a lighting ceremony scheduled for 5 p.m. Nov. 12. Space is limited and tickets are required. Prior to the event, bring an unwrapped toy to benefit HELP of Southern Nevada to receive a family four-pack of tickets. Toys can be dropped off at the retail store at 2 Cactus Garden Drive. The festively decorated 3-acre garden will be open for viewing from 5 to 10 p.m. seven days a week. Admission is free. Throughout the season, local choirs are expected to make appearances from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays. For a schedule, visit ethelm.com.

The Junior League of Las Vegas plans a style swap from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at California Closets, 7350 Dean Martin Drive. Participants can bring an item of clothing to trade at the event. Admission is $25 or $40 for VIP tickets. Visit jllv.org/estore.

Santa’s arrival parade is scheduled at 7 p.m. Nov. 15 at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The parade is set to start at the west valet near the Yard House and culminate at the Santa house in Town Square Park with a simulated snowfall and the lighting of a 45-foot Christmas tree. The 10-minute “Snow in the Square” show featuring simulated snow and lights choreographed to holiday music is scheduled at 7 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 7 and 8 p.m. Fridays through Sundays Nov. 15 through Dec. 24 at Town Square Las Vegas. Visit mytownsquarelasvegas.com or call 702-269-5000.

The Glittering Lights holiday drive-through is scheduled Nov. 15 through Jan. 5 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. North. The event is set to feature more than 400 animated lights along a 2.5-mile racetrack. The event is scheduled to be open from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 5:30 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Admission is $15 per vehicle on weeknights and $20 Friday through Sunday and holidays. The first 15,000 vehicles will receive a gift bag filled with goodies. Purchase tickets on site or in advance at glitteringlightslasvegas.com. Discount tickets available at Walgreens.

Clark County Parks and Recreation plans to host the Sunset Parked Food Truck Event at Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road, from noon to 10 p.m. Nov. 16 with more than 30 food trucks, classic cars, live music and children’s activities. Admission is free. Visit sunsetparkd.com.

The Nevada chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation is set to have its annual Walk to Cure Diabetes at 10 a.m. Nov. 16 at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. On-site registration is set to begin at 9 a.m. Visit jdrflv.com or call 702-732-4795.

Night at the Museum is scheduled from 5 to 9 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to explore the museum, make crafts, have pizza and snacks and watch “Despicable Me” while their parents enjoy a night out. Tickets are $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers. The registration deadline is Nov. 15. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.

A discovery hike with the theme Connecting to Place is planned for 9:30 a.m. Nov. 16 at Wetlands Park, 7050 E. Wetlands Park Lane. A nature guide will take hikers through trails in the 3,000-acre park. Participation is free, but registration is required. An additional hike called Beaver: An Unexpected Resident is planned for 9:30 a.m. Nov. 23. Visit wetlandspark.eventbrite.com to sign up.

The fifth annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon and half marathon to benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America is scheduled Nov. 17 beginning at Mandalay Bay, 3950 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Start times are set for 3:30 p.m. for the half marathon and 4:30 p.m. for the full marathon. Road closures are expected on Las Vegas Boulevard between 2 and 11 p.m. Visit runrocknroll.com.

The Las Vegas Little Theatre is set to show “It Runs in the Family” through Nov. 17 on the Mainstage, 3920 Schiff Drive. Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for students and seniors. Visit lvlt.org or call the box office at 702-362-7996.

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” are to be open to the public from noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Call gallery director Marylou Evans at 702-647-7378.

The Children’s Book Illustrators Exhibit is scheduled through Nov. 30 in the Mayors Gallery of the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-1012.

Ballroom dancing is planned from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and from 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.

“Wildlife Preserved,” an exhibition of 50 taxidermied animals, including wolverines, jaguars and ostriches, is set to be on display during regular business hours through Dec. 1 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The cost is included with regular admission to the preserve. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.

A display of Shari Bray’s saggar-fired ceramics is set to be on display through Dec. 17 at the Enterprise Library, 25 E. Shelbourne Ave. Visit lvccld.org or call 702-507-3760.

“Pow Wow Portraits,” an exhibition of large-format photographs by Lamar Marchese, is set to be on display during regular business hours through Jan. 5 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. Visit lvccld.org or call 702-507-3400.

PLAN AHEAD

The Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, plans to host a free fiber arts workshop from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 19. Meet fellow artists, demonstrate, work on projects and learn new skills such as spinning, knitting, embroidery, collage and anything to do with fiber. Call Susan Williams at 702-507-3866.

Enjoy the all-star lineup of Elvis Monroe set for 6 p.m. Nov. 21 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Admission is free, and the show is for guests 21 or older. Call 702-797-7777.

Fern Adair Conservatory of the Arts, 3265 E. Patrick Lane, plans a holiday performance at the 25th annual Festival of Trees & Lights at 2 p.m. Nov. 23 at Paris Las Vegas, 3655 Las Vegas Blvd. South, inside the Rivoli Ballroom. It will benefit the Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada. The black-tie-optional celebration will include dinner, entertainment, holiday displays and live auctions. Tickets are $275. Visit dsosn.org or fernadair.com. Holiday performances of “A Fairy Tale Christmas” are set for 2 p.m. Dec. 14-15 at the Children’s Theatre Workshop at the conservatory’s Studio D. Tickets are $3. The show is scheduled to feature many well-known fairy tale characters, such as the three little pigs, the big, bad wolf, Cinderella and the fairy godmother. Call 702-458-7575 to reserve tickets.

Singing impressionist Bob Anderson is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visiting suncoastcasino.com.

The comedians from “Chelsea Lately,” Chris Franjola, James Davis, Brad Wollack and Fortune Fiemster, plan to take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23-24 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.

Rocks Lounge plans to present Ashley Red from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturdays at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors for the Nov. 23 performance are set to open at 9 p.m. Impulse is set to perform on Nov. 30, with doors at 9 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-797-7777.

Bill Haley’s Original Comets are set to perform at 4 p.m. Nov. 23 in the Grand Ballroom at the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd. Tickets are $15. Purchase them at the casino cashier or by call 702-507-5980.

Desperado – the Premiere Eagles Tribute Band is slated to perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23 and 4 p.m. Nov. 24 in the Grand Ballroom at the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd. Tickets are $15. Purchase them at the casino cashier or by call 702-507-5980.

A free family concert featuring Shane Jensen performing works from the Baroque period and songs from musical theater is planned for 3 p.m. Nov. 24 at Mountain View Presbyterian Church, 8601 Del Webb Blvd. Admission is free, with a “goodwill” offering to be taken. Call 702-341-7800.

An Evening of Pop and Doo Wop is set for 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.

Pop music group All-4-One is slated to perform at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7-8 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.

Martin “Concert King of the Philippines” Nievera is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14-15 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Calling 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.

The Sun City Musicmakers plan to perform a holiday concert at 7 p.m. Dec. 14 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $8 and may be purchased at the community center monitor stations at Desert Vista, 10360 Sun City Blvd.; Mountain Shadows, 9107 Del Webb Blvd.; and Pinnacle, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd., or call 702-255-4738, 702-645-8534 or 702-750-8783.

The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to perform “The Nutcracker” Dec. 14-22 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets start at $42. Call 702-749-2000.

The Nevada School of Dance plans perform “The Nutcracker” Dec. 20-21 at Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School’s Performing Arts Center, 2015 S. Hualapai Way. Call 702-248-1288 or visit nevadaschoolofdance.org.

The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to present “Coppelia, or The Girl with the Enamel Eyes” May 9-10, 2014, at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are scheduled to go on sale Dec. 14. Call 702-749-2000.

ONGOING EVENTS

An Open Mic Night is set from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays at Grape Street Cafe, 7501 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Musicians, comedians and magicians are welcome to take the mic and show off their talents. Jason Hutchings, a local musician and songwriter, produces and hosts the events. To go along with it, Grape Street offers a reverse happy hour, with half off appetizers and buy-one-get-one free glasses of wine or beer. Call 702-228-9463.

The Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive, plans to offer free entertainment from 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays unless otherwise noted. Visit suncoastcasino.com.

Line dance lessons are scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursdays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Visit sclv.com.

Live complimentary music is scheduled at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd. Pizza Lounge plans to host music from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays. View Wine Bar & Kitchen at the Market LV plans music from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays and 6 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. La Casa Cigars & Lounge has a Cuban jazz band scheduled from 8:30 p.m. to midnight Wednesdays, a saxophonist from 8:30 p.m. to midnight Thursdays, jazz and Motown from 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays and the Sinatra Band from 8:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturdays. Visit tivolivillagelv.com.

Bluesman Bobby Jonz is set to headline a Celebrity Guests Dinner Show from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at The Mad Greek Cafe, 8565 W. Sahara Ave. The show is free to diners. Call 702-242-7669 for reservations.

The Las Vegas Farmers Market is open from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Gardens Park, 10401 Garden Park Drive, and Wednesdays at Bruce Trent Park, 8851 Vegas Drive. Find produce from regional farmers, baked goods and artisan crafts. Visit lasvegasfarmersmarket.com or call 702-562-2676.

The fresh52 Farmers Market at Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd., is set to operate from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Visit fresh52.com.

Dave Ritz is slated to perform from 7to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays in T-Bones Chophouse at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-797-7777.

Daniel Park is set to perform from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays in the Onyx Bar at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Call 702-797-7777.

Zowie Bowie featuring Chris Phillips is scheduled to perform at 10 p.m. Fridays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors open at 10 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com.

The Peelers are scheduled to perform Saturdays for guests 21 or older in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors open at 10 p.m. Visit redrock.sclv.com.

 

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