Things to do in North Las Vegas Nov. 6-12

In Your Neighborhood

The College of Southern Nevada’s Department of Fine Arts plans to present Eugene O’Neill’s “Ah, Wilderness!,” a retrospective portrait of small-town family values, teenage growing pains and young love, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Nov. 16 and 17 and 2 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 18 in the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre on the Cheyenne campus, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. The play is directed by April Holladay and Douglas Baker. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and seniors. Call 702-651-5483 or visit csn.edu/pac.

Texas Station is slated to host classics and latest hits from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays in the Martini Bar, 2101 Texas Star Lane. La Nueva Live Mix featuring La Nueva’s Oscar “El Coyote” Ruiz with DJ Paco plans to play the top Latin hits at 9 p.m. Thursdays at South Padre. The cover charge is $10 for men and free for women. From 7 to 11 p.m. Fridays, Darrin Michaels is set to perform jazz at the A-Bar, and starting at 8 p.m. at South Padre, Sam Riddle plans to play country music. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit texasstation.sclv.com.

Worth a Drive

The fresh52 Autumn Harvest Festival is planned from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in conjunction with the Saturday farmers market at Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd. Expect face painting, crafts for kids, a beer garden, entertainment, chef demos, a pie-eating contest and a petting zoo. Admission is free. Visit tivolivillagelv.com or fresh52.com.

n The debut of the Las Vegas Tea Fest featuring demonstrations, tastings and education is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday inside and outside The Arts Factory, 107 E. Charleston Blvd. Tickets are $10. A portion of the proceeds benefit Studio 8 Ten, a nonprofit group that provides employment to people with disabilities. After the Fest, Bar + Bistro plans to host a meal featuring tea as an ingredient in each course. The cost for dinner is $59. Reservations must be made by Friday. Visit lasvegasteafest.com.

The Joe Williams UNLV Jazz Scholarship Fundraising Concert, featuring the UNLV Jazz Ensemble and guests such as singer Clint Holmes, is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday in the Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets start at $20. Call 702-895-2787 or visit pac.unlv.edu.

Parents can drop children off and explore Tivoli Village while staff members host gym and story time, dinner and a movie during Parents’ Night Out at Kidville, 420 S. Rampart Blvd., Suite 130, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday and Nov. 15 and 29. Children who are potty-trained and up to 8 years old are welcome. The cost is $15 per child for Kidville members and $25 per child for nonmembers. RSVP at rsvptivoli@kidville.com.

Join City Lights Music Together and the Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada for the Music Together Marathon, scheduled from noon to 3 p.m. Monday at Temple Beth Sholom, 10700 Havenwood Lane. Raffles are planned. Admission is $25 per family. Call 702-838-4751 or visit citylightsmusictogether.com.

“Tony Hawk Rad Science,” presented by the Tony Hawk Foundation with the Las Vegas Natural History Museum, is set to run through Jan. 20 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave., from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. The exhibit allows visitors to put themselves into the role of skateboarders and scientists as they explore more than 25 interactive experiences. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for students, seniors and military personnel and $7 for children 3 to 11. Children 2 or younger get in free. A $2 discount is offered to Las Vegas-Clark County Library District card holders. Admission is free for Las Vegas Natural History Museum members. Call 702-507-3630.

Mistinguett Productions’ “Stand Up & Salute” is slated for 2 p.m. Saturday at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $15 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $18 for nonresidents. All ticket sales are check or cash (exact change is required). No credit cards will be accepted. Call 800-595-4849.

The Nevada Conservatory Theatre production of David Lindsay-Abaire’s “Rabbit Hole” is scheduled to run at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Nov. 14-17, with a matinee performance scheduled at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Black Box Theatre on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets start at $15. Call 702-895-2787.

Kids can spend some time hanging out in the trees at the touring “Tree House: Look Who’s Living in the Trees” exhibit scheduled to be on display through Jan. 14 on the second floor of the Lied Discovery Children’s Museum, 833 Las Vegas Blvd. North. The exhibit includes a tree house kids can explore, 3-D images of animals living in trees, an animal dance floor and more. Through Sunday, the museum offers $5 admission to military personnel and their families (limit six people) with identification. Regular admission is $9.50 for adults, $8.50 for children. Visit ldcm.org.

“Sesame Street Live: Elmo’s Super Heroes” is scheduled Friday through Sunday at the Cox Pavilion, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets start at $18 or $16 for opening night. Visit unlvtickets.com.

Upcoming shows scheduled at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts include an evening of cabaret featuring Florence Henderson at 8 p.m. Thursday, “Jazz Roots: Brazil Meets Funk” at
7:30 p.m. Friday, Sam Harris at 8:30 p.m. Friday and 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Ben Vereen at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Zion’s Youth Symphony and Chorus at 5 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday and Jim Brickman’s “On a Winter’s Night” at 7:30 p.m. Monday. Visit thesmithcenter.com.

Coachroach Theatre plans to present “The Mineola Twins” by Paula Vogel, directed by Joe Hynes, at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 18 at Art Square Theatre, 1025 First St. Tickets start at $15. Visit cockroachtheatre.

A Compandre Fiesta is scheduled at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive. The one-person monologue by Ricardo Reyna touches on many aspects of Latino/Hispanic culture. Tickets are $10. Visit clarkcountynv.gov or call 702-455-7340.

The Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, a Christian rock tour featuring TobyMac, Red, Sidewalk Prophets, Jamie Grace, NewSong, Group1Crew, Chris August and more is scheduled at 6 p.m. Sunday at The Orleans Arena, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Admission is $10. Visit jamtour.com.

“Inspecting Carol,” by Daniel Sullivan and the Seattle Repertory Theatre, is scheduled to run through Nov. 18 on the Mainstage at Las Vegas Little Theatre, 3920 Schiff Drive. A new actor comes to The Soap Box Playhouse and is mistaken for an inspector from the National Endowment for the Arts in this holiday comedy. Performances are set for 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. A 2 p.m. matinee is also planned for Saturday . Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for seniors and students. “Early One Evening at the Rainbow Bar and Grille,” by Bruce Graham, is scheduled at 8 p.m. Fridays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 18 in the Studio Theatre at the Las Vegas Little Theatre. The comedy involves six people in rural Pennsylvania trying to figure out how to spend the last hours of their lives. Tickets are $12 for adults and $11 for students and seniors. Visit lvlt.org or call 702-362-7996.

Ongoing events

Broadacres Marketplace and Event Center, 2930 Las Vegas Blvd. North, has announced the addition of lighting so the venue can remain open for Friday night shopping and events. In addition to the marketplace’s more than 1,150 vendor spaces and buildings, it also offers a wide variety of entertainment, food and beverages. Hours of operation are now 4 to 10 p.m. Fridays and 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is $1 on Fridays and Saturdays and $1.50 on Sundays. Visit broadacresmec.com.

Caliente Latin Nights with DJ Leo and his Go Go Dancers are scheduled Saturdays from 10:30 p.m. to 3 a.m. in the Royal Street Theater at Jerry’s Nugget, 1821 Las Vegas Blvd. North. Admission is free with the purchase of two drinks, but limited to adults 21 years or older. Visit jerrysnugget.com or call 702-399-3000.

Santa Fe Station, 4949 N. Rancho Drive, plans to host karaoke from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Mondays at 4949 Lounge. From 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 4949 Lounge plans to feature music spun by DJ Kram. At the Chrome Showroom at 9 p.m. Saturday, the casino plans to open doors for the Vinyl Tattoo show that will feature rock music of the ’60s and ’80s. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit santafestation.sclv.com.

Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays DJ Jenna plans to spin from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. with go-go dancers performing on Fridays and Saturdays at Aliante Station, 7300 N. Aliante Parkway. Saturdas, Caliente Noche Latina with Volume 1 plans to perform a variety of music including cha-cha, ranchera, salsa, pop, disco and funk. Doors open at 10 p.m., and the cover charge is $5. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit aliante.sclv.com.

Mohammed Darehbaghi’s exhibit “Glorious in Full Bloom” is scheduled to be on display in the main gallery at the Left of Center Art Gallery, 2207 W. Gowan Road, through Dec. 8, and Mari Lopez’s “Art As A Vehicle: For Expression, Empowerment, Exploration” is scheduled to be on display in the center’s Legacy Gallery through Dec. 15. The gallery’s hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Visit leftofcenterart.org or call 702-647-7378.

Karate Karaoke is scheduled at 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Whiskey Dick’s, 2750 E. Craig Road. There is no cover charge. Call 702-399-3425.

The Goodbuy Auto Auction is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursdays at 2024 Losee Road. Viewing times are 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Visit goodbuyautoauction.com.

Trivia buffs are invited to gather a team and compete for prizes at Vegas Pub Quiz at 7 p.m. Thursdays at The Garage Bar in Texas Station, 2101 Texas Star Lane. Call 702-530-7849 or visit vegaspubquiz.com.

Coffee Cup Skate, an open skate for anyone 45 or older is scheduled from
12:45 to 2:15 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Fiesta Rancho SoBe Ice Arena, 2400 N. Rancho Drive. Admission is $5, and the arena provides coffee and cookies. Visit fiestarancholasvegas.com or call 702-638-3785.

Visit the Access Showroom at Aliante Station, 7300 Aliante Parkway, Saturday as Caliente Noche Latina with Volume 1 plans to perform a variety of music from cha-cha, ranchera and salsa to pop, disco and funk. Doors are scheduled to open at 9 p.m. The cover charge is $5, and guests must be 21 or older. Visit aliantecasinohotel.com or call 702-692-7484.

Strap on a set of ice skates for Cosmic DJ Skate Night, scheduled from 8 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at the Fiesta Rancho SoBe Ice Arena, 2400 N. Rancho Drive. Admission is $6.50, and skate rental is $3.

The College of Southern Nevada Planetarium on the Cheyenne campus, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave., is scheduled to present “Secret of the Cardboard Rocket” at 3:30 p.m. Saturdays, “Ancient Skies-Ancient Prophecies” at 6 and 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 17. “2012 Mayan Prophecies” is scheduled to screen at 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Dec. 22. Admission is $6 for adults and $4 for seniors 55 or older, children younger than 12 and CSN students. Visit csn.edu/planetarium or call 702-651-4138.

Visit the South Padre nightclub inside Texas Station, 2101 Texas Star Lane, for ongoing entertainment offerings. Oscar “El Coyote” Ruiz, DJ Lee and DJ Paco mix the top Mexican hits from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. Thursdays. Admission before 11 p.m. is free for women, $10 for men. After 11 p.m., women pay $5. There is no cover charge when Sam Riddle plays country music starting at 8 p.m. Fridays or when Yellow Brick Road plays classic rock starting at 9 p.m. Saturdays. Visit texasstation.com or call 702-631-1000.

A gospel showcase is planned at 8 p.m. Fridays in the showroom at Digiworld Entertainment and Productions, 3432 N. Bruce St., Suite 1. The event features local talents dancing, singing and acting. Admission is free. Call Darry Lighten at 702-460-9266.

Plan ahead

“America’s Got Talent” winner Michael Grimm is set to perform at 8 p.m. Nov. 16 and Dec. 14 in the Access Showroom at Aliante Station, 7300 Aliante Parkway. There is a $5 cover charge, and attendees must be 18 or older. Visit aliante.sclv.com.

The College of Southern Nevada’s Department of Fine Arts Dance plans to present a revival of professor Kelly Roth’s 1997 “Wisdom.” The show is a reflection of Princess Diana’s life and a collage of the events that made headlines that year. The Concert Dance Company and the CSN Dance Ensemble have scheduled the show for 7 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 with an additional 2 p.m. show Dec. 1. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors at the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre at 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Call 702-651-5483.

The Department of Fine Arts’ Jazz Combos and Jazz Singers at the College of Southern Nevada plan to host an afternoon of jazz standards, classics and contemporary works at 2 p.m. Dec. 2 in the BackStage Theatre at 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Tickets cost $8 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Call 702-651-5483.

The Department of Fine Arts’ orchestra at the College of Southern Nevada, conducted by Christopher Davis, plans to perform traditional works and holiday selections at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre at 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Tickets cost $8 for adults and $5 for adults and seniors. Call 702-651-5483.

The College of Southern Nevada’s concert band, directed by Richard McGee, plans to perform traditional works and holiday selections at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre at 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Tickets cost $8 for adults and $5 for students. Call 702-651-5483.

The College of Southern Nevada’s Big Band plans to perform classic, standards and a “few surprises” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre at 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Tickets cost $8 for adults and $5 for students. Call 702-651-5483.

The Department of Fine Arts at the College of Southern Nevada plans to present a Madrigal Dinner in the spirit of “Merrie Olde England” at 7 p.m. Dec. 7 and 8. College Singers and Chamber Chorale are scheduled to entertain at the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre at 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Ticket prices have not been set, and advanced reservations are required. Call 702-651-5483 or visit csn.edy/pac.

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