Things to Do in Sunrise/Whitney, Jan. 7-13


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

The Dispensary Lounge, 2451 E. Tropicana Ave., is scheduled to host Jazz Jam with the Uli Geissendoerfer Quartet from 9 p.m. to midnight Jan. 8. Jazz musician Pascale Elia is scheduled with the Uli Geissendoerfer Trio from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Jan. 10. Jazz musician Karen Jones is scheduled with the Uli Geissendoerfer Trio from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Jan 11. The events are free for guests 21 or older.

Classic 1980s rock band the M-80’s are scheduled to perform from 9 p.m. to midnight Jan. 10 and 11 at the Eastside Cannery, 5255 N. Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com or call 702-856-5300.

The Whitney Movie and Discussion Club is scheduled to show the film “Bride & Prejudice” from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 12 at the Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. A discussion is planned afterward. The program is free and open to the public. Call 702-507-4011.

PLAN AHEAD

The Wonderground variety shows are scheduled at 8, 9 and 10 p.m. Jan. 16 at The Olive, 3850 E. Sunset Road. The show features artists, magicians, dancers, musicians and more. Tickets are $10 at the door. Visit vegaswonderground.com.

The Las Vegas Improvisation Players plan a comedy and music improv show at 7 p.m. Jan. 18 at the American Heritage Academy, 6126 S. Sandhill Road. Tickets are $10 at the door, which is set to open at 6:40 p.m.

The Sunrise Library, 5400 E. Harris Ave., plans to host a free Guitar Basics for Beginners class from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 18. Players will learn tuning, simple chords and a song. No registration is required, but players must bring their own guitars. Call 702-507-3907.

British blues artists Kim Simmonds and Savoy Brown, featuring special guest Ward’s Envy, are scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Admission is $5 at the door. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

Tommy Emmanuel, featuring special guest Martin Taylor, is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Tickets range between $25 and $50. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

USA Sevens Rugby is scheduled from Jan. 24-26 at Sam Boyd Stadium, 7000 E Russell Road. Fans will have the opportunity to see 16 of the top international Sevens Rugby teams play 45 matches over three days as teams attempt to gain points in the 2013-14 HSBC Sevens World Series standings. Tickets can be purchased at usasevens.com.

Country music legend Moe Bandy is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Tickets cost between $15 and $30 and can be purchased through ticketmaster.com.

RECURRING JANUARY EVENTS

Classic rock tribute band Yellow Brick Road is set to play Fridays at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Doors open at 9 p.m. Admission is $5. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

Volume 1 is set to play Saturdays at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Doors open at 10 p.m. Admission is $5. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

The Claudine Castro Band, a Latin music group, is set to perform from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. every Monday in January at Marilyn’s Lounge in the Eastside Cannery, 5255 N. Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com or call 702-856-5300.

Classic rock band Phoenix is set to perform from 9 p.m. to midnight every Wednesday in January at Marilyn’s Lounge in the Eastside Cannery, 5255 N. Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com or call 702-856-5300.

The 1980s band Loveshack is set to perform from 9 p.m. to midnight every Thursday in January at Marilyn’s Lounge in the Eastside Cannery, 5255 N. Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com or call 702-856-5300.

ONGOING EVENTS

The “Las Vegas Rocks Variety Show” featuring Tony Sacca is scheduled to play Fridays at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Doors open at 1 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

Classic rock tribute band Yellow Brick Road is set to play Fridays at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Doors open at 9 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.

Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway, plans to host Monday Night Football viewing parties inside Sam’s Town Live! Doors open one hour before kickoff. The events are free to B Connected members and will offer one free draft beer and prizes. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit samstownlv.com.

 

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