Things to do in Southwest/Spring Valley

Singer/songwriter Kevin Devine is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. Friday at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Visit

The Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road, is hosting date night at 7 p.m. every Thursday in September. Bring your sweetheart to the Veil Pavilion to watch a free movie. "Up" is scheduled on Thursday.

"No Sex Please, We’re British" runs at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday on the main stage of the Las Vegas Little Theatre, 3920 Schiff Drive. Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for seniors and students. Visit or call 362-7996.

The Super Summer Theatre production "Five Guys Named Moe" is scheduled to run through Saturday at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, about 10 miles west of the Las Vegas Beltway at Charleston Boulevard. Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the gate if available. Visit or call 594-7529.

KLUC’s Freestyle Explosion, with Exposé, Lisa Lisa, Debbie Deb, The Cover Girls, Shannon, Johnny O, Cynthia and Nice and Wild, is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $34. Call 284-7777.

Swing-Jazz Band Big Bad Voodoo Daddy is set to perform at 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $19.95. Call 365-7075.

Worth a drive

Las Vegas artist-donated pieces are set to be on display at "We Will Survive," a benefit show scheduled to run Saturday through Nov. 9 at the Marjorie Barrick Museum at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. The museum plans to host a "sneak peek" reception from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Art is to be sold via silent auction during a closing reception set for Nov. 9. Visit

"The Scoop on Poop! The Science of What Animals Leave Behind," the newest visiting exhibit at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., invites science lovers to test their No. 2 IQ with interactive activities beginning Monday and running through Jan. 8. Visit

The visiting exhibit "Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl: Home Sweet Home" finishes its stay at the Lied Discovery Children’s Museum, 833 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Sunday. Next up is "Body Carnival: The Science and Fun of Being You" scheduled to open Oct. 8. Visit

Lance Burton and Friends plan to perform for the Zelzah Shrine of Las Vegas to benefit the Shriners Hospitals for Children at 5 p.m. Saturday at Artemus W. Ham Hall at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets are $20 and $30. Visit or call 895-2787.

The Asian Harvest Moon Festival is scheduled from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The festival will feature art and crafts, food, traditional musical and dance performances and a children’s lantern parade. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 children for children 5 or older and free for children 4 or under. Family packs for two adults and up to four children are $12. Tickets may be purchased at the gate or at

A variety of classic cars are planned to be lined along Main Street during a preview event for the SuperRun Car Show scheduled from noon to 8 p.m. Thursday at The District at Green Valley Ranch, 2240 Village Walk Drive. The main SuperRun is scheduled Thursday through Sunday and features car enthusiast and entertainment events at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St. Visit

The 17th annual Summerlin Art Festival is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Summerlin Centre Community Park, 1800 S. Town Center Drive. More than 100 artists — painters, jewelers, sculptors and craftsmen — are expected to participate in the free event. The festival also will feature live entertainment, sidewalk chalk art (create your own masterpiece for $5) and food vendors. Visit summerlinart

Discounts for Locals

Cirque du Soleil’s "Viva Elvis" at Aria has a locals’ offer with two tickets starting at $75. Call 877-274-0438 and use the code word "locals."

Disney’s "The Lion King" at Mandalay Bay is offering two-for-one tickets for orchestra and front mezzanine seats. Call 632-7580 and use the code word "pride."

In a gallery near you

"Recent Works by Laraine Kaiser" is scheduled to be on display though Nov. 8 at the Spring Valley Library, 4280 S. Jones Blvd. Visit or call 507-3820.

Darren Johnson’s "Important Conversations in Midwestern Brown" is scheduled to be on display through Oct. 2 at the Windmill Library, 7060 W. Windmill Lane. Visit or call 507-6030.

Plan ahead

The 49th annual Art in the Park benefiting the Boulder City Hospital is scheduled for Oct. 1-2 in park venues throughout Boulder City. The event includes hundreds of fine artists and craftsmen, live music and food. Visit or call 293-0214.

Comedian Dennis Miller is set to perform at 9 p.m. Oct. 7-9 at The Orleans Showroom, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Miller is best known for his work at "Saturday Night Live," "Dennis Miller Live" and "The O’Reilly Factor." Tickets start at $34.95. Visit or call 365-7075.

Disney’s "Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever!" is scheduled at 7 p.m. Sept. 30, 4 and 7 p.m. Oct. 1 and 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Oct. 3. at The Orleans Arena, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets are $18.50, $23.50, $36.50 and $69.50. visit or call 284-7777.

The Temptations — Otis Williams, Bruce Williamson, Terry Weeks, Ron Tyson and Joe Herndon — are set to bring classic Motown back at 8 p.m. each evening Sept. 30-Oct. 2 at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $34.95. For more information, call 365-7075 or go to

The sixth annual Pure Aloha Festival is scheduled for Oct. 6-9 at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. The band Nesian Nine & The Green is set to perform at 6 p.m. Oct. 7, and Hafa Adai from Guam is set to perform at 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets start at $35 and $30, respectively. Visit

Lupe Fiasco is scheduled to perform at 9 p.m. Oct. 9 at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Fiasco has released the albums "Food & Liquor," "The Cool" and "LASERS." Tickets are $39, $59, $79 and $89. Call 942-6888.

American rock duo Steely Dan is set to perform at 9 p.m. Oct. 13 at The Palms, 4321 W. Flamingo Road. Tickets start at $75. Call 944-3200.

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