Local events

Oct. 18

What: Bet on the Farm! farmers market

Where: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., upper level of Desert Living Center

When: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product; vendors only accept cash.

Info: 822-7700

Oct. 19

What: Country Fresh farmers market.

Where: Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway, Henderson

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Info: Dave Star at 579-9661 or bob.

What: Fremont East Entertainment District farmers market

Where: 501 Las Vegas Blvd.

When: 4 p.m.-8 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Info: 562-2676

What: Winder Farms farmers market

Where: Galleria at Sunset mall, south parking lot, 1300 W. Sunset Road, Henderson

When: 4 p.m.-8 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Oct. 20

What: Fresh52 farmers market

Where: Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd.

When: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Cost: Varies by product

Info: www.fresh52.com or 900-2552

What: Backyard habitat and patio conservation

Clark County Cooperative Extension’s master gardeners, along with the Henderson Parks and Recreation Department, are presenting the workshop. From composting to attracting birds and butterflies to your patio, learn about backyard conservation and how to transform your backyard into a haven for birds, butterflies and other wildlife using edible landscape ideas.

Where: Acacia Demonstration Gardens, 50 Casa Del Fuego St., Henderson

When: 9 a.m.

Cost: Free

Info: 257-5555 or lvmastergardeners@unce.unr.edu

What: Cactus show and art fair

The Cactus & Succulent Society of Southern Nevada is hosting the show, which is open to anyone. During the event, master gardeners from the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension program will man an ask a master gardener information booth .

Where: Moon-Sun Cactus and Koi Gardens, 6430 McGill Ave.

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Also Sunday

Cost: Free

Info: www.moon-sunlandscapes.com

What: Gardening workshop

Adding fall color to your landscape will be the focus of the session.

Where: All Star Nursery locations, including Pahrump

When: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Cost: Free

Info: starnursery.com

What: Design Center 101

Participants will learn about the Las Vegas Design Center through a brief overview and walking tour of the downtown facility.

Where: Las Vegas Design Center, 495 S. Grand Central Parkway, Suite C-176

When: 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Cost: Free

Info: 599-3093 or email lvdc@lvdesign

center.com; reservations requested

What: Gardens guided walk

Join Springs Preserve experts for a guided walk through the botanical gardens.

Where: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd.

When: 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m.; also Sunday

Cost: Free for members; included with general admission

Info: 822-7700

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