Things to Do in Sunrise/Whitney, Nov. 19-25
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November 15, 2013 - 2:18 pm
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The Dispensary Lounge, 2451 E. Tropicana Ave., is scheduled to present a jazz session with Jo Belle Yonely from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Nov. 22 and with Windy from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Nov. 23. The events are free for guests 21 or older.
Sixties Sensation is set to perform from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. Nov. 22 and Nov. 23 at Marilyn’s Lounge in the Eastside Cannery, 5255 N. Boulder Highway. Admission is free. Visit eastsidecannery.com or call 702-856-5300.
The movie “Filly Brown” is scheduled to screen from 1 to 3 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Winchester Cultural Center Theater, 3130 McLeod Drive, as part of Winchester’s monthly movies event. Admission is free.
The Wonderground variety shows are scheduled at 8, 9 and 10 p.m. Nov. 21 at The Olive, 3850 E. Sunset Road. The show features artists, magicians, dancers, musicians and more. Tickets are $10 at the door. Visit vegaswonderground.com.
The Las Vegas Improvisation Players plan a comedy and music improv show at 7 p.m. Nov. 23 at the American Heritage Academy, 6126 S. Sandhill Road. Tickets are $10 at the door, which is set to open at 6:40 p.m.
The Las Vegas Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities plans to host the inaugural PJ 5K and 1-Mile Walk at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. North. Participants are invited to run, jog or walk the course in their pajamas. The course will take runners and walkers through the Glittering Lights holiday display. Individuals, kids in strollers and teams are welcome. Entry fees range from $15 to $35. To register, visit tinyurl.com/speedwaywalkandrun or contact Paulette Anderson at 702-632-8242.
A discovery hike with the theme “Beaver: An Unexpected Resident” is set for 9:30 a.m. Nov. 23 at Wetlands Park, 7050 E. Wetlands Park Lane. A nature guide will take hikers through trails in the 3,000-acre park. Participation is free, but registration is required. Visit wetlandspark.eventbrite.com to sign up.
A WWE viewing party for “Survivor” is scheduled at 5 p.m. Nov. 24 at Sam’s Town Live at Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Admission is $5 cash at the door. Doors are set to open at 3:30 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit samstownlv.com.
The Glittering Lights holiday drive-through is scheduled through Jan. 5 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. North. The event is set to feature more than 400 animated lights along a 2.5-mile racetrack. The event is scheduled to be open from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 5:30 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Admission is $15 per vehicle on weeknights and $20 Friday through Sunday and holidays. The first 15,000 vehicles will receive a gift bag filled with goodies. Purchase tickets on site or in advance at glitteringlightslasvegas.com. Discount tickets available at Walgreens.
The Randy Anderson Band, a country variety group, is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday through Nov. 23 at Roxy’s Saloon in Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Visit samstownlv.com.
Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway, is scheduled to host its winter display at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 27 at Mystic Falls Park. The event is set to include a 15-minute laser light show hourly during the holiday season, from 5 to 10 p.m. through Jan. 1. Cowboy Santa is slated to appear from 4 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays and 12 to 8:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays from Nov. 29 to Dec. 23. Visit samstownlv.com.
The PG-rated movie “The Guilt Trip” is scheduled to screen from 1 to 3 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Winchester Cultural Center Theater, 3130 McLeod Drive, as part of the center’s monthly movies event. Admission is free.
Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway, is scheduled to host the “Cab Calloway Orchestra Dinner & Dance” at 6 p.m. Dec. 8. The event is set to include a dancing area. Tickets are $55, and guests must be 21 or older.
The Whitney Movie and Discussion Club is scheduled to show the film “About a Boy” from 2 to 5 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. A discussion is planned afterward. The program is free and open to the public. Call 702-507-4011.
Join Clark County Commissioner Mary Beth Scow for “The Polar Express,” this year’s last movie in the park, scheduled at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7 at Whitney Park, 5712 Missouri Ave. Free treats and hot chocolate are set to be be provided. Visit clarkcountynv.gov.
The “Las Vegas Rocks Variety Show” featuring Tony Sacca is scheduled to play Fridays at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Doors open at 1 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.
Classic rock tribute band Yellow Brick Road is set to play Fridays at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Doors open at 9 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit boulderstation.sclv.com.
Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway, plans to host Monday Night Football viewing parties inside Sam’s Town Live! Doors open one hour before kickoff. The events are free to B Connected members and will offer one free draft beer and prizes. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit samstownlv.com.