IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
The Nevada Watercolor Society plans to host its Fall Membership Show Oct. 22 through Jan. 14 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. An opening reception is planned for 5 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 22. 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.
James, Turner & Brown, a Tribute to Three Dynamic Icons, is planned for 6 p.m. Oct. 24 at The Mad Greek Cafe, 8565 W. Sahara Ave. There is no cover charge for patrons. Call 702-242-7669.
Mountain Crest Neighborhood Services Center, 4701 N. Durango Drive, plans to host a BooTacular Halloween event from 3 to 5 p.m. Oct. 24. Carnival games, a bounce house, a costume contest, a trick or treat trail and pumpkin carving are planned. Admission is free. Preregistration is required at the front desk. Free pumpkins will be given to the first 10 registered children. Call 702-455-1905.
A free Beauty Meets Fashion show is slated from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 24 at 9499 W. Charleston Blvd., Suite 200. It will feature a fashion show by Eccoci at Boca Park and medical aesthetics presentations by plastic surgeon Brian Juel Parker and aesthetic nurse specialist Sandra Bendavid. Reservations can be made by calling 702-240-9500.
The Desert Breeze Aquatics Facility is set to host Pools & Ghouls from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the facility, 8275 Spring Mountain Road. Family activities are planned, including an outdoor haunted maze, games, music, duck pluck and pumpkin plunge, trick-or-treating and a costume contest. The cost for the maze and games is $5 per child ($1 per person for the maze only). Children younger than 2 are admitted free. Call 702-455-7798.
ArtWalk is scheduled from 11 a.m. to dusk Oct. 25, 10 a.m. to dusk Oct. 26 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 27 at Boca Park Fashion Village, 750 S. Rampart Blvd. Artisans will offer handcrafted items for sale. Visit vegasartwalk.com.
The free Trick or Trunk Halloween Fest is planned from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 25 in the parking lot of Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf and Jamba Juice, 9091 W. Sahara Ave. Children are invited to show up in costume and collect candy from car trunks where each vehicle will be decorated with a theme. Special performances from the students of the School of Rock are planned, along with mini cotton candy samplings from B Sweet Candy Boutique, a special mini obstacle course courtesy of the Jump for Joy Foundation and a special “Kool-Art” demonstration on how to make homemade, nontoxic playdough and watercolors. Face painting and games such as bean bag toss and spaghetti brains are also planned. Call 702-998-0216.
Enjoy the rockabilly sounds of Chuck E. Bumps from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 26 at Tivoli Village’s Main Stage, 302 S. Rampart Blvd. Admission is free. Visit tivolivillagelv.com.
The Osmonds plan to perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26-27 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.
Spooktacular is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 26 at Life Time Athletic Summerlin, 10721 W. Charleston Blvd. The annual Halloween extravaganza transforms the gym into a haunted graveyard, complete with spooky decorations, monster mashes, bounce houses, balloon artists and carnival games for kids of all ages. Admission is $15 for member children and $25 for nonmember children. One adult per child is granted free admission, and each additional adult costs $5. A raffle for adults will feature prizes, including birthday and winter break camp discounts. Tickets can be purchased by calling 702-268-2611 or visiting the Activities Center desk.
Killer, Cash & King from Memphis to Nashville is slated for 3 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $15 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $18 for nonresidents. Call 702-240-1301 or visit killercashking.com.
The third annual COX Treat Streets is set from 3 to 6 p.m. Oct. 27 at Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd. Tivoli Village and COX Communications plan a free safe street trick-or-treating event with games, candy and live entertainment. Children 10 or younger are invited to attend in costume. Visit tivolivillagelv.com.
The Rampart Casino offers free live entertainment in Addison’s Lounge four nights a week. Ronnie Rose is slated for 8 p.m. Oct. 25-26. Mark O’Toole is scheduled from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays. Call 702-507-5900.
J.C. Wooloughan’s Irish Pub features live music Fridays and Saturdays at 9 p.m. Rok of Ages is scheduled Oct. 25-26. Call 702-869-7725.
The Rampart Casino’s Round Bar plans to feature these acts in October: Cool Change at 6:30 p.m. and Sina & Pete at 10 p.m. Oct. 25-26. Mark B is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursdays. Call 702-507-5900.
La Casa Cigars & Lounge inside Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd., has scheduled the following lineup for October: Cuban Jazz Band, 8:30 p.m. to midnight Wednesdays; Saxophonist from 8:30 p.m. to midnight Thursdays; Jazz & Motown from 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays; and Sinatra Band from 8:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturdays. Visit tivolivillagelv.com
View Wine Bar & Kitchen at the Market LV inside Tivoli Village, 302. S. Rampart Blvd., plans to host musicians from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays and 6 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays in October. Visit tivolivillagelv.com
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.
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.
“Canon21,” 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
A Sugar Skull Workshop for participants 7 or older is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. The workshop celebrates Hispanic heritage. Participants are invited to learn about Mexican tradition by creating a colorfully decorated sugar skull to take home. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-6383.
The Ladies of Jazz, featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater and Terri Lyne Carrington’s Mosaic Project, is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $26 to $99. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
Spooktacular Bingo is planned for Oct. 23 at Three Square food bank, 4220 N. Pecos Road, inside the Lincy Foundation Community Room. Doors are set to open at 5:30 p.m. and the event to start at 7 p.m. Admission is $10. To RSVP, email Deb Diaz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Night at the Museum, including a screening of “ParaNorman” is scheduled from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Children are set to explore the museum, make crafts have a pizza dinner and snacks. The deadline for registration is Oct. 23, and admission is $25 or $20 for members. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.
A science camp is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Campers are set to perform hands-on interactive experiments, use scientific theory, investigate techniques and microscopes and explore museums. Camp is $50 or $40 for members. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.
Grace Presbyterian Church is scheduled to host a fall festival from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 24 at 1515 W. Charleston Blvd. The event is set to feature costumes, candy, carnival fun and a chili cook-off. Dinner tickets cost $3. Games and prizes are free. Participants are asked not to wear scary costumes or bring toy weapons. Call the church office at 702-384-4554.
“The Vixens of Broadway,” starring Betty Buckley, is scheduled at 7 p.m. Oct. 25, 3 and 7 p.m. Oct. 26 and 3 p.m. Oct. 27 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $39 to $79. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
To celebrate the beginning of Nevada’s 150th anniversary, admission is set to be free from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Nevada State Museum, 309 S. Valley View Blvd., and the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The event does not include free admission to the Haunted Harvest event. Visit springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.
North Las Vegas is set to open Craig Ranch Regional Park, 628 W. Craig Road, at 9 a.m. Oct. 25, with a free all-day celebration and an evening concert planned. Festivities are set until 4 p.m., to be followed by a surprise celebrity concert at 6 p.m. The 170-acre park offers playgrounds, gazebos for weddings, corporate retreats and birthday parties, a 5-acre dog park, 64 community garden plots, 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.
The fifth annual National Day of Remembrance for Nuclear Weapons Workers is scheduled at 10 a.m. Oct. 25 at the National Atomic Testing Museum, 755 E. Flamingo Road. The free event is set to include guest speakers and refreshments. Visit nationalatomictestingmuseum.org or call 702-794-5151.
The ninth annual Las Vegas Inter-tribal Veterans Pow Wow is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 26 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 27 at Sunset Park’s Area 1, 2601 E. Sunset Road, to honor veterans, both native and nonnative, through traditional tribal music, dancing and singing. Admission is $5 per person, $3 for seniors, $10 per family and free for military personnel and police officers. Visit tinyurl.com/k5wj7bq.
A Wetlands Park Discovery Hike with the theme Scary and Gross is planned for 9:15 a.m. Oct. 26 at Wetlands Park, 7050 E. Wetlands Park Lane. A park nature guide will take hikers along one of several trailheads in the 3,000-acre park. Participation is free, but registration is required. Visit wetlandspark.eventbrite.com.
The 5K and 1-mile Las Vegas Zombie Run fundraiser is scheduled for 9 a.m. Oct. 27 at Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road. The trail run requires each runner to wear a flag football-style belt. Runners who make it through the course with any of their flags left will finish “alive.” If the zombies succeed in taking all of a runner’s flags, he will finish “undead.” A non-zombie time race is set for 7 a.m. Volunteers 16 or older are invited to help during the event or to sign up as a zombie. Zombies must provide their own costumes. Sign up by Oct. 25 for $60 ($30 with code ZR50MM). The race will benefit the nonprofit Generation Vegas, which works to promote and improve education in the Las Vegas Valley. Visit lasvegaszombierun.com.
Pro Auto and Lube plans to host its second annual Halloween Best Dressed Car Show from 3 p.m. to midnight Oct. 26 at 5680 N. Simmons St. Trophies are to be awarded based on a people’s choice vote, with first-, second-, third- and fourth-place entries set to be awarded at 6:30 p.m. A $10 per car entry fee is required. Other activities include face painting, bounce houses and a blood drive co-sponsored by United Blood Services. Call Pro Auto and Lube at 702-570-5823.
The Trick-or-Treat Treasure Hunt, including a free flu clinic hosted by the Southern Nevada Immunization and Health Coalition, is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 26 at McCarran Marketplace, 5905 S. Eastern Ave., Suite 110. Visit snihc.org.
LaserSpectacular is set to present “The Music of Pink Floyd” at 7 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Tickets start at $15. Visit hendersonlive.com.
Satirical singer and songwriter Roy Zimmerman is scheduled to perform “Funny Songs with Bad Advice” with special guests The Unwieldies at the UU Congregation of Las Vegas, 3616 E. Lake Mead Blvd., at 7 p.m. Oct. 27. Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 at the door. Visit royzimmerman.com.
The Las Vegas Jazz Connection, led by trombonist Nathan Tanouye, is set to play Tanouye’s Latin jazz arrangements at 2 p.m. Oct. 27 in Sizzle Fest 2 at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 the day of the show and can be purchased at the front desk or at clarkcountynv.gov/parksregistration.
The McKee Ranch Foundation, 8982 Dean Martin Drive, is set to host a pumpkin patch through Oct. 30. The attraction includes hayrides and a petting zoo. Families are encouraged to bring carrots and crackers for the animals and donations of canned food in return for treats. The event requires a $20 donation per family. The ranch is open from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and noon to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. All canned food donations are given to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission. Call 702-361-9606 or visit mckeeranchevents.com.
Locals with valid ID can enjoy $6 off the $20 admission to the “50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic” exhibit by mentioning “Imagine Exhibitions Loves Locals” at the Imagine Exhibitions Gallery box office in The Venetian, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South, during October. Visit imagineexhibitions.com.
The Las Vegas Little Theatre is set to perform “A Behanding in Spokane” through Nov. 3 at the Fischer Black Box, 3920 Schiff Drive. Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15 for adults and $14 for students and seniors. Visit lvlt.org or call the box office at 702-362-7996.
The exhibit “Flores para el Día de los Muertos (Flowers for the Day of the Dead)” is set to feature work by local Hispanic-American artists exploring flowers and other objects as part of the annual Day of the Dead celebration. The exhibit is scheduled at Chamber Gallery at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St., through Nov. 7. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-1012.
“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.
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. 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.
Elvis Monroe is scheduled to perform Oct. 31 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors are set to open at 6 p.m. Visit sclv.com/redrock.
The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to perform “Swan Lake Act II” and “Sleeping Beauty Act III (Aurora’s Wedding)” in “A Tribute to Tchaikovsky” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1-2 at Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Call 702-749-2000.
Earl Turner plans to take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2-3 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.
Free guitar classes are scheduled for noon to 1 p.m. the first three Sundays of each month through the end of the year at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The next sessions are set for Nov. 3, 10 and 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-Clark County Library District plans to host a Native American Heritage celebration for ages 5 to 11 at 4 p.m. Nov. 5 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive, and for ages 6 to 11 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Songs, stories, games and crafts are planned. Learn common words in English that came from Native Americans. Call 702-507-3710 (Rainbow) or 702-507-3630 (Sahara West).
Corvette enthusiasts with the Vegas Valley Vettes have scheduled their second annual Turkey Shoot and Car Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Clark County Shooting Complex, 11357 N. Decatur Blvd. Participants are expected make a $5 per-shot donation to benefit homeless veterans in Las Vegas. Contact group president Jim Wolf at 702-494-9653.
Satchmo — Tribute to Louis Armstrong, starring trumpeter Dave Simms, is set for 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9-10 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Call 702-636-7075 or visit suncoastcasino.com.
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.
The comedians from “Chelsea Lately” 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.
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.
The Musicmakers chorale plans to perform “Sing Your Heart Out” at 7 p.m. Dec. 14 and 2 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $8. Call Bill Miench at 702-645-8534 or Megan Schnizlein at 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.
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, 302 S. Rampart Blvd. View Wine Bar & Kitchen at The Market LV hosts live music from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays and 6 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. La Casa Cigars & Lounge is scheduled at 7 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. Pizza Lounge is from 7 to 10 p.m. Mondays, and BRIO Tuscan Grille is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays on the patio. 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.
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.