In your neighborhood
Phoenix is set to perform at 11 p.m. Friday at Ovation at Green Valley Ranch Resort, 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway. Free. Must be 21 or older. Visit greenvalleyranchresort.com.
Nuff Said is set to perform Friday and Touch of Silk is scheduled to perform Saturday from 8 p.m. to midnight at Club Fortune Casino, 725 Racetrack Road. Free. visit clubfortunecasino.com.
The Gallery at the Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Parkway, plans to feature the work of painter Dolores Nast Monday through Jan. 27. Visit hendersonlive.com.
Help raise money to fight canine cancer at “A Canine Christmas,” a variety show featuring local talent and guest speaker veterinarian Jon Pennel, at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 27 at Ovation at Green Valley Ranch Resort, 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway. Tickets are $15. Visit caninechristmas.com or call 800-745-3000.
The M Resort, 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South,plans a menorah lighting ceremony at 4 p.m. today. The menorah is expected to be displayed in the main hotel lobby until Dec. 27.
The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2240 Village Walk Drive, plans to have its menorah lighting ceremony at 6:30
p.m. Thursday. The ceremony is slated to include speeches from local dignitaries and rabbis, a children’s choir performance and Hanukkah treats. Visit thedistrictgvr.com.
Ethel M Chocolates Cactus Garden holiday lighting is open daily until Jan. 1 at the garden, 2 Cactus Garden Drive. Free admission. Visit facebook.com/ethelmchocolates.
The Village Lake Las Vegas, 30 Strada di Villaggio, is hosting a floating ice rink. through Jan. 29. Admission is $15 for adults and $12 for children. Visit lakelasvegasevents.com/entertainment.
The 50-foot-tall Christmas tree at The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2240 Village Walk Drive, plays holiday tunes every 20 minutes between 5 and 9 p.m. daily during the holidays. Santa is scheduled to be at the main plaza from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays through the holidays. The District also is offering complimentary horse and carriage rides on Main Street between noon and 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
The Village Lake Las Vegas, 30 Strada di Villaggio, is hosting Storytelling with Santa on the Beach. The event is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday with “The Nutcracker.” Enjoy cookies and milk, hot cider and s’mores by the fire pit. Free. Visit lakelasvegasevents.com/entertainment.
Museums and Galleries
The Nevada Vintage Race Car & Aviation Museum, 250 SunPac Ave., is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Free admission. Visit fabulousracers.com.
The Clark County Museum, 1830 S. Boulder Highway, is open daily from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. except Christmas and New Year’s Day. Admission is $2 adults and $1 for seniors and children. 455-7955.
City Lights Gallery, 3 E. Army St., is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 260-0300.
Ride the carousel at The District at Green Valley Ranch. Open from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.
Seniors 55 or older are invited to a free concert at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Memory Lane Music, 10960 S. Eastern Ave. Pancake breakfast included. Reservations required. Call 629-6704.
Quinn’s Irish Pub at Green Valley Ranch Resort, 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway, hosts trivia night from 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit greenvalleyranchresort.com.
Peter Love plays piano from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Tuesdays at Hank’s Fine Steaks & Martinis at Green Valley Ranch Resort, 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway. Visit greenvalleyranch
Deja Vu performs from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays in the Showroom at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. $5 cover charge. Visit southpointcasino.com.
Dave Ritz sings and plays guitar from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Tuesdays at Hank’s Fine Steaks & Martinis at Green Valley Ranch Resort, 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway. Visit greenvalleyranch
The Henderson farmers market is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St. Admission is free. Visit hendersonlive.com.
The South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South, hosts the Dennis Bono Show at 2 p.m. Thursdays. Free admission. Visit southpointcasino.com.
Darby O’Gill and the Little People take the stage from 9 p.m. to midnight Thursdays and 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturdays at Quinn’s Irish Pub at Green Valley Ranch Resort, 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway. Visit greenvalleyranchresort.com.
The Country Fresh farmers market is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Admission is free.
Wes Winters performs a free show from 6 to 9 p.m. every Friday and Saturday in the Grandview Lounge at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Visit southpointcasino.com.
Threedom Rock is set to play from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday in the Cerveza Cantina at the Fiesta Henderson, 777 W. Lake Mead Parkway. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit fiestahendersonlasvegas.com.
Sin City Sinners perform hard rock at 10 p.m. Fridays at Club Madrid at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Visit sunsetstation.com.
Yellow Brick Road performs at 11 p.m. Fridays in the Showroom at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. $5 cover charge. Visit southpointcasino.com.
Hundreds of classic cars are on display every Saturday during Cars and Coffee at Sansone Park Place, 9510 S. Eastern Ave. The free show is open from 8 to 11 a.m. Visit hendersonlive.com.
Enjoy acoustic music on Saturdays during the Strung Out Sessions at Club Madrid at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Doors open at 10 p.m. Patrons must be 21 or older. Visit sunsetstation.com.
The Spazmatics, an ’80s tribute band, performs at 10 p.m. Saturday at the Showroom at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. $5 cover charge. Visit southpointcasino.com.
The Ravello Lounge at the M Resort , 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South, presents Mark O’Toole from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Zowie Bowie from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday. Visit themresort.com.
Fresh52 Farmers & Artisans Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Sansone Park Place, 9480 S. Eastern Ave. Admission is free.
Worth a Drive
Circus Vargas plans shows Sunday through Jan. 1 at the Rio, 3700 W. Flamingo Road. Visit circusvargas.com.
Bass Pro Shops in the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road, has scheduled free holiday activities for families through Saturday, including pictures with Santa, crafts and games. Visit tinyurl.com/7ho22a2.
A free Polish Christmas party is scheduled at 7 p.m. Friday at Invest America Realty, 6190 W. Charleston Blvd. The event is sponsored by the Eastern European Connection and is set to include a celebration of the Christmas story, traditional Polish music and snacks. Contact Jeremy Dollar at 280-4523 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Opportunity Village’s Magical Forest is open from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday through Dec. 31. Admission is $9.75 for adults and $7.75 for children 12 or younger. Toddlers 2 or younger are free. Attraction passports for adults and kids are available starting at $14.25, and season passes are available starting at $25. Tickets can be purchased at the event, at any Opportunity Village campus, at CVS Pharmacy locations and at magicalforest.org.
J.R. Pony Parties, an educational farm, welcomes the public to visit from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during Open Gate Tuesdays scheduled today and Dec. 27 at 1753 Fairhaven Ave. Admission is $5, which includes pony rides, visits to the goat barn and more. Visit jrponyparties.com or call 631-4142.
The Onyx Theatre, 953 E. Sahara Ave., plans midnight shows of “Santa Claus vs. the Martians” Friday through Saturday for $10 per ticket. Visit onyxtheatre.com or call 732-7225.
Mystic Falls Park Winter Wonderland at Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway, offers a free 15-minute winter laser light spectacular at 6, 8 and 10 p.m. nightly through Friday. Visit samstown.com or call 456-7777.
All are welcome to celebrate the holidays with Barry and Batya Segal in a free concert scheduled at 7 p.m. Saturday at Lev HaShem Messianic Synagogue, 3644 N. Rancho Drive. Barry Segal was a successful musician and music producer in the United States before emigrating to Israel. Familiar holiday and Messianic songs are set to be performed. Visit levhashem.org or call 869-8983.
The Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada plans its 17th annual Bagel Ball from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday at the Beso Ultra Lounge at Crystals in CityCenter, 3720 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Attendees will receive a complimentary cocktail and hors d’ouevres from 8 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance and $40 at the door. Visit jccsn.org or call 794-0090.
The Venetian, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South, plans to host Jewish Community Night from 9 to 11 p.m. Thursday in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Las Vegas, JewEl and Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada. The cost is $36 and includes two hours of ice skating, gondola rides, live music, beverages and kosher-style hors d’ouevres. Guests must be at least 21. Call 414-4334 or e-mail Carrie Giverson at email@example.com.