Things to do in Sunrise/Whitney Nov. 6-12

In Your Neighborhood

Montara Meadows, an independent senior living community at 3150 E. Tropicana Ave., plans a veterans appreciation event at 4:30 p.m. Friday, a stress management seminar at 10 a.m. Saturday and a salute to veterans barbecue at 11:30 a.m. Sunday. The events are free. To RSVP, visit or call 702-435-3150.

A free Wetlands Park Weekend Walk is scheduled from 9:15 to 11:15 a.m. Saturday at the Clark County Wetlands Park, 7050 Wetlands Park Lane. Registration is required. Call 702-455-7522.

The Nevada Reining Horse Association has planned a play day Saturday at Horseman’s Park, 5800 E. Flamingo Road. Riders of all ages and skill levels are invited to practice their moves at this event to benefit the NVRHA. Visit or call 702-455-8206.

A Family Pajama-Rama Storytime is scheduled from 6 to 6:45 p.m. Wednesday at the Sunrise Library, 5400 Harris Ave. Children 11 or younger are invited to bring teddy bears and wear pajamas for an evening of stories and songs. Call 702-507-3900.

The Randy Anderson Band is set to perform at 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at Roxy’s Lounge in Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Freddie B is scheduled to perform at 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Admission is free but limited to adults 21 or older. Visit or call 702-432-7777.

Pat Travers is scheduled to perform as part of the Boulder Blues series from 8 to 10 p.m. Thursday in the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Admission is $5 and limited to adults 21 or older. Visit or call 702-432-7777.

Calvin Brooks and Bros Ali are set to perform from 7 to 11 p.m. Mondays through Nov. 19 in Pinups Eastside at the Eastside Cannery, 5255 N. Boulder Highway. Admission is free but limited to adults 21 or older. Visit or call 702-856-5300.

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 or call 702-455-7340.

Teens are invited to learn to make duct tape flowers from 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. Call 702-507-4010.

Worth a Drive

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

The debut of the Las Vegas Tea Fest, set to offer 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. 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

An Afternoon Delight Tea Dance is scheduled from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m, Thursday at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. The event is open to dancers of all levels and will feature instruction and demonstrations. The cost is $5 at the door. Call 702-229-6383 or visit

Celebrate Globe Salon’s 12th anniversary at its third annual Fashion Fling scheduled from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Tim Bavington Studio, 418 W. Mesquite Ave. The charity mixer is set to feature food and drinks, a “Down the Rabbit Hole” fashion show by the Gypsy Den, makeup by L Makeup Institute and hairstyles by Globe Salon. A portion of the proceeds will benefit LV ArtReach, a nonprofit organization dedicated to furthering the arts for children in Las Vegas. Tickets are $100. Visit

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 where kids can try to identify animal sounds and a computer forest game where children can harvest trees without harming wildlife. 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

“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

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

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.

The exhibit “Tony Hawk Rad Science” is scheduled 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. It is presented by the Tony Hawk Foundation in conjunction with the Las Vegas Natural History Museum. 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.

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

The fresh52 Autumn Harvest Festival is planned from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd. Expect face painting, crafts for kids, a beer garden from Bottles & Burgers, entertainment, chef demonstrations, a pie-eating contest and a petting zoo. Admission is free. Visit or

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

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 and prizes are planned, and all proceeds will go to the organization. Admission is $25 per family. Call 702-838-4751 or visit

“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 or call 702-362-7996.

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