Things to do in Summerlin


The Green Girl Music & Arts Festival is back for its second year with three days of events: 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd.; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Bruce Trent Park, 8851 Vegas Drive; and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at Sam Ash Music, 2747 S. Maryland Parkway. The festival is scheduled to feature local and touring musicians, artists, dancers, spoken-word poets, an eco-fashion show, information booths, demonstrations and vendors. Visit

The opening of the Robert Marlon Studio, 2421 Tech Center Court, Suite 108, is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday. Marlon’s work "Rainbow’s End" will be auctioned off to benefit Aid for Aids of Southern Nevada. Visit

Sonny Geraci plans to perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $10. Visit

The Nevada Rock Art Foundation plans to host Adventures on the Rocks from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Summerlin Life Time Athletic, 10721 W. Charleston Blvd. Expect wines, hors d’oeuvres and an auction. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Visit

The city of Las Vegas Ward 2 Trunk or Treat Classic Car Show & Free Halloween Festival is planned from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Veterans Memorial Leisure Services Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive. Visit or call 229-1100.

Colossal Canine Care plans to host its second annual Oktober-fur event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Bruce Trent Park, 8851 Vegas Drive. Expect live music, K-9 demonstrations, children’s activities, raffles, booths and a silent auction. Admission is free. Visit or call 400-8832.

A free family concert is scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday at Mountain View Presbyterian Church, 8601 Del Webb Blvd. The event is scheduled to feature dancer Zarina Kobilova, soprano Valeria Ore, pianist Albina Asryan and artist Elena Wherry. Call 341-7800.


Fathom Events plans to present "The Rolling Stones: Some Girls Live In Texas," a one-night concert event broadcast in theaters across the country, at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18. Participating local theaters include Village Square 18, 9400 W. Sahara Ave., and Colonnade 14, 8880 S. Eastern Ave. Unveiled for the first time in more than 30 years, the never-before-seen concert footage was captured live in Fort Worth, Texas, on July 18, 1978, and features a 20-minute interview with Mick Jagger. Visit

The Encore Follies plans to present "Broadway Our Way On The Road" at 3 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. The show features songs and dances from Tony Award-winning musicals. Cast members have worked on and off Broadway, toured in road shows, performed on television and in Las Vegas. Tickets are $10 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $12 for nonresidents. All ticket sales are check or cash (exact change required). Credit cards will not be accepted. Call 240-1301.


UNLV is set to open its Classical Guitar Series with the Falla Guitar Trio at 8 p.m. Wednesday in the Doc Rando Recital Hall in the Beam Music Center, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. The trio — Adam del Monte, Gyan Riley and Kenton Youngstrom — has performed numbers such as original Dusan Bogdanovic jazz compositions and Copland’s "Four Piano Blues." Tickets are $40 or $13 for student rush an hour prior to the show with a valid UNLV ID. Visit or call 895-2787.

Lord of the Rings In Concert: The Fellowship of the Ring is scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday at The Orleans Arena, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. The complete film is set to be projected on a 60-foot screen while the film’s score is performed live on stage by more than 200 musicians conducted by Ludwig Wicki and joined by soprano Kaitlyn Lusk. Tickets range from $35 to $125. Visit or lordoftherings or call 284-7777.

The second annual Aki-Matsuri Japanese Festival, an autumn festival, is planned from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Chinatown Plaza, 4255 Spring Mountain Road. Games,cosplay, dance and food are planned. Tickets are $3 or free for children 7 or younger. Part of the proceeds will go to the Japan Relief Fund. Visit, call 387-4500 or email

"Evil Dead The Musical" promises to take all the elements of the cult classic horror films — "Evil Dead," "Evil Dead 2" and "Army of Darkness" — and combine them into one of the craziest theatrical experiences of all time. Performances are planned at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 5 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 31. Tickets are $15 for locals, $20 for others or $30 for the "VIP splatter zone." Visit or call 732-7225.

Roos-N-More, a nonprofit zoo that houses exotic animals for educational purposes, has scheduled several open zoo days at its Moapa facility. The zoo is scheduled to be open from 9 a.m. to 1 or 2 p.m. Saturday and Oct. 30, and Nov. 6, 11 and 20. Admission is $10. The Oct. 30 date includes special Boo With the Roos activities. Costumes (without masks) are welcome. Visit or call 467-3585.

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