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Veterans Coffee & Conversations - Third Friday of every month -- starting on Oct. 20, 2017 to June 15, 2018
Date and Time: the third Friday of each month starting on October 20, 2017 to June 15, 2018. It will begin at 11 a.m.
Location: Vegas PBS Address: 3050 E Flamingo Road Las Vegas, NV
Short Description: You are invited to an open dialogue about the issues raised in Kevin Burns and Lynn Novick’s film The Vietnam War. Discussions will be held at Vegas PBS the third Friday of each month, beginning October 20, 2017 at 11 a.m.
Contact Info: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (702) 799-0031
Event Registration: Event is free!
Lutheran Social Services of Nevada Free Senior Meal Program
Noon to 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Holy Spirit Lutheran Church (6670 W. Cheyenne Ave., Las Vegas)
2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Reformation Lutheran Church (580 E. St. Louis Ave., Las Vegas)
The menu changes daily and includes meals like turkey chili with a mixed green salad and low-fat dressing, and baked chicken with mixed veggies. All meals meet state nutrition guidelines for seniors and are prepared by the Culinary Academy of Las Vegas and the menu changes daily.
Seniors 60 and older and their spouses or caregivers, as well as disabled people who live in senior housing, eat for free (small donations are accepted but not required). Those under 60 can dine for a suggested $5 donation. There are no religious or financial requirements and no stipulations. Just food, fun and socializing!
For more information or to see what's on this month's menu, click here.
Lunch & Learn at Solutions Recovery
Lunch & Learn is an opportunity to earn CEUs, meet others in your field & discuss current affairs in behavioral healthcare.
It occurs every last Friday of the month from 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2975 S. Rainbow Blvd. Suite C, Las Vegas
Downtown Summerlin welcomes Las Vegas Farmers Market
WHAT: On Saturdays from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Downtown Summerlin is pleased to welcome the Las Vegas Farmers Market. The notable market features the freshest fruits and vegetables from the southwest, authentic hand-crafted European-style breads and cakes as well as local fresh breads and pastries, blood oranges and a vast assortment of other citrus, asparagus, beets, leafy greens, nuts, pasta, salad mix, fresh cut flowers, bedding plants, avocados, squash, pomelos, bok choy, strawberries, and more.
The family-friendly event is free and open to the general public. For more information, visit www.downtownsummerlin.com or call Concierge at 702-832-1055
WHEN: Saturdays from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
WHERE: The Pavilion at Downtown Summerlin - 1980 Festival Plaza Dr. Las Vegas, NV 89135
Caregiver Support Group
Please join us for an opportunity to share your feelings, develop friendships, receive emotional support, and discuss solutions to common caregiving issues with other family caregivers.
When: Second Wednesday of each month, 11 a.m. to noon
Where:Jewish Family Service Agency, 4794 S. Eastern Ave. Las Vegas, NV 89119
Contact:Beth Asaf, CPC-I, Therapist
Refreshments always served
JFSA Support Circle
Are you looking to make new friends? Do you find it difficult to meet people in Las Vegas? Are you lacking confidence? Are you feeling stressed?
Share, learn, and support each other.
Meets every Friday from 1-2:30 p.m. at JFSA, 4794 S. Eastern Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89119
Refreshments always served.
Standard & Pour’s “Mimosas, Muffins & Marys” Brunch Experience - Every Sunday
When: Every Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: Standard & Pour, 11261 S Eastern Ave, Henderson, NV 89052
Phone: (702) 629-5523
Description: Guests are invited to partake in the all-new Sunday Brunch with its 'Mimosas, Muffins & Marys' affair at Standard & Pour. Available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Sunday, guests will be able to indulge in sweet and savory brunch specialties prepared by Executive Chef Jake Dieleman.
Valentine's Day specials at Downtown Summerlin - Feb. 14
Downtown Summerlin® offers a variety of dining experiences at many of its popular restaurants that will have your Valentine swoon with excitement. Many Downtown Summerlin restaurants feature exclusive specialty menu items perfect to celebrate with the one you love.
Andiron Steak & Sea offers a special Valentine’s Day menu that features a three-course prix fixe menu with a starter, three main course options – including the popular surf and turf and roasted striped bass – and dessert for $79 per person.
Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse is offering a dining card for complimentary lunch or dinner on your next visit for couples who dine at the restaurant Feb. 10 – Feb. 17. The dining card is redeemable for a complimentary lunch or dinner with equal purchase from Feb. 18 - May 3, Sundays – Thursdays.
Maggiano’s Little Italy is offering a dinner for two for $80. Price includes two side salads or a starter; two entrees from pre-set menu; dessert and two drinks from a pre-set selection of wines. The meal is complete with a chef gift.
Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill wants to celebrate your love with a romantic dinner for two for $35 per person. This offer includes a pre-set three course dinner complete with salad, main choice with options that include mesquite-grilled Jidori chicken, salmon en Papillae, wild mushroom risotto or prime beef tenderloin and a sweetheart sundae for dessert. Regular a la carte menu is also available.
California Pizza Kitchen wants to spice things up this Valentine’s Day with their Sweet Deal for Two, available exclusively from Feb. 14 – Feb. 18. Create a unique, delicious celebration by choosing one appetizer, two entrées, and one dessert from their prix fixe menu, all for just $35. Visit www.cpk.com/sweetdealfortwo for full menu and complete details.
CRAVE American Kitchen & Sushi Bar is celebrating love with a Valentine’s Day three course prix fixe dinner for two for $89. Visit https://craveamerica.com/summerlin/menu/ for menu details.
Blue Ribbon Fried Chicken has The Love Bird sandwich throughout the month of February. This heartthrob is made with fried chicken, lettuce, tomato, and pickled cucumbers, topped with truffle oil and truffle salt-tossed sweet potato fries, and finished with melted mozzarella cheese and truffle mayonnaise.
Public School 702 will have wine on tap and a free appetizer for new Insider members.
Have a sweet tooth? Don’t forget to stop by CREAM, Wonderland Bakery, Red Rock Chocolate Factory and It’Sugar for something scrumptious to share post meal!
For more on Downtown Summerlin’s dining options and Valentine’s Day offerings, visit www.downtownsummerlin.com or call Concierge at 702.832.1055.
Humana Community Open House Events - Feb. 13 & 15
The Humana neighborhood locations in Las Vegas invite the community to come out and learn more about what they offer at two community open houses on Feb. 13 in Henderson from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and on Feb. 15 in Summerlin from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The open houses will include health and wellness information, activity demonstrations and refreshments. Participants are invited to wear their best Mardi Gras costumes to the event in Henderson, which is being held on Mardi Gras.
The Humana neighborhood locations are a place where people can get together to make friends, do healthy things, have fun and connect. Staffed by both licensed sales agents and customer service representatives, Humana’s neighborhood locations are there to answer questions about individual health insurance plans and health benefits programs for current and prospective members.
The locations are open to the public and provide health and wellness education, healthy cooking classes, computer and technology classes, public awareness and health and wellness forums by community experts, walking clubs, and social events. Participants can even learn how to use their smartphone or tablet and how to manage or prevent chronic health conditions, such as diabetes. Humana members can access on-site customer service and SilverSneakers Fitness Program exercise classes.
The two Las Vegas locations are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information call the Henderson location at (702) 269-5200 or Summerlin at (702) 380- 6170.
Tuesday, Feb. 13, 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.; Humana - Henderson - 1000 N. Green Valley Pkwy., Suite 720, Henderson, NV 89074; (702) 269-5200
Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.; Humana - Summerlin - 8885 W. Charleston Blvd., Suite 140, Las Vegas, NV 89117; (702) 380- 6170
Downtown Summerlin celebrates Lunar New Year - Feb. 16
WHAT: On Friday, February 16, Downtown Summerlin® celebrates Lunar New Year – the year of the Dog - by hosting a festive parade at 6 p.m. on Park Centre Drive. Guests will be entertained with an oversized Chinese dragon, characters dressed as lions with percussionists and glorious fan dancers performing a graceful dance for all to enjoy. The property will also distribute red envelopes filled with chocolate gold coins and surprise gift cards to patrons and children in attendance while supplies last.
The event is free and open to the general public.
WHEN: Friday, Feb. 16 at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Downtown Summerlin, Park Centre Drive
*The parade will start by Champs and end in front of CREAM
For additional information, please visit www.downtownsummerlin.com or call Concierge at 702-832-1055.
14th Annual Multicultural Event and Conference - Feb. 23
Date: Friday, February 23, 2018
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Renaissance Hotel-3400 Paradise Rd.
Details: Nathan Adelson Hospice, Southern Nevada’s largest non-profit hospice, today announced that they will present the Symposium: “Exploring Behavioral Health Before and At End-Of-Life Care” at the 14th Annual Multicultural Luncheon and Conference taking place Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 at the Renaissance Hotel in Las Vegas. The Multicultural Luncheon unites people from various cultures and faiths. It consistently relays important information and tools for industry professionals and the community regarding healthcare trends and end-of-life care. Tickets are $35 per person for the morning session, $75 for the luncheon only, and $120 for the full-day conference. Sponsorships are also available. For tickets to the luncheon or more information, call Stephanie Forbes at Nathan Adelson Hospice at 702-938-3910 or visit www.nah.org
The Color Run Hero Tour in Las Vegas - Feb. 24, 2018
Celebrate the hero in you at the happiest 5k on the planet as it returns for its first run of the year in Downtown Las Vegas on Saturday, February 24, at 8:00 a.m. Join us at the start line to experience brand new course elements like two SUPER Zones featuring double the color, new participant kit, Hero Zone, super-charged Finish Festival, and more! In addition to the classic Color Zones, where runners get doused in color every kilometer along the 5k course, there will be SUPER Zones—an enhanced Color Zone that features two colors, vibrant music, and more color than ever before. Arrive early with your hero squad to warm-up with Zumba exercises and stay after you cross the finish line to party at the super-charged Finish Festival to enjoy the most activations in the history of The Color Run! The Finish Festival will feature a Grub Garden, with food vendors and outdoor seating and a Hero Zone, a trampoline photo-op activation that gives Color Runners the opportunity to soar into the sky and capture their #TCRHero moment. There will be a foam area, music, dancing, and The Color Run’s signature massive color throws every few minutes from the main stage! The Las Vegas run benefits Three Square Food Bank, Nevada’s food bank that provides wholesome food to the hungry in the community.
When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, at 8 a.m.
Where: Downtown Las Vegas - 945 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
- Individual | $32.99
- Team| $27.99
- Little Color Runner| $14.99 (Ages 12 and under as of day of event)
- FREE Little Color Runner| Entry only, no limited-edition 2018 participant kit included (Ages 5 and under as of day of event)
After -School All-Stars Dodgeball Tournament - Feb. 24, 2018
After-School All-Stars Las Vegas (ASAS) announces the return of its highly successful Dodgeball Tournament, February 24, 2018, at the Bill and Lillie Heinrich YMCA
Proceeds will benefit the organization. Local companies may participate by registering 10-person teams.
Participants are encouraged to wear costumes, and each team is guaranteed a minimum of six games.
The cost is $500 per team. The funds raised will directly support the free, comprehensive programs provided by ASAS to more than 6,500 elementary and middle school students at 16 at-risk Clark County schools each day after school.
Past participants include teams from Las Vegas nightclubs, restaurants and resorts, Zappos.com, law firms, commercial real estate firms, the Clark County School District, television stations, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, and more.
CSN Winter 2018 Career Fair - Feb. 28, 2018
The College of Southern Nevada is helping those in need of employment find jobs. CSN is placing job seekers with employers, hosting its Winter 2018 Career Fair on Wednesday, February 28th.
Open to CSN students as well as local residents, the career fair will feature dozens of employers at the North Las Vegas Campus located at 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. The event will take place inside the June Whitley Student Lounge, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. More than 50 employers will be on hand to provide company information and job applications, accept resumes, schedule interviews and hold on-site interviews.
Attendees are encouraged to dress professionally for interviews and bring several updated resumes.
For more information, contact CSN Career Services at 702-651-4700.
Women's Leadership Council's Impact in the Community - Friday, March 2, 2018
United Way of Southern Nevada’s Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) will host its 10th Annual Luncheon Fashion Show at Bellagio Las Vegas on Friday, March 2, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The event will recognize WLC’s impact in the community and women community leaders who demonstrate a commitment to improving southern Nevada.
United Way of Southern Nevada's Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) is part of a national network of dedicated women philanthropists who have collectively raised over $1B in supporting United Way's mission to improve lives and build stronger communities. In southern Nevada, the WLC has raised over $2M in just ten years, investing their dollars in critical projects which are changing lives. Visit uwsn.org/wlc to learn more.
Local Jewish organizations collaborate to present inaugural Queen Esther's Ball - March 3
In the spirit of this year's festival of Purim, a Jewish holiday that commemorates the salvation of its people, various Jewish organizations valley-wide are teaming up to present the inaugural Queen Esther's Ball from 8 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, March 3 at The Center. Open to the public, the colorful all-gender costume party will feature refreshing libations, an assortment of dessert, live DJ entertainment and a costume contest with cash prizes.
Supporting organizations include The Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada, Jewish Nevada, Anti-Defamation League, JUHL loft-style residences in downtown Las Vegas, Kraft Sussman Funeral Services, Congregation Ner Tamid, Congregation P’Nai Tikvah, Jon Sparer and more. All proceeds from the event will benefit The Gay & Lesbian Center of Southern Nevada, a community-based organization that promotes activities directed at furthering the well-being, positive image and human rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community and its allies.
DETAILS: Inaugural Queen Esther's Ball to benefit The Gay & Lesbian Center of Southern Nevada
8:30 p.m. to midnight, Saturday, March 3 at the The Center (401 S. Maryland Pkwy., Las Vegas, NV 89101)
Individual tickets start at $36 a person
Sponsorship levels start at $1,000 and includes admission for four individuals
Monday’s Dark benefitting Miracle Flights - March 5
Location: The Space 3460 Cavaretta Court Las Vegas, NV 89103
Date: Monday, March 5, 2018
Twice a month Mark Shunock gathers an eclectic cast of guests including stars from Hollywood, the Las Vegas Strip, musical acts, athletes, and celebrity chefs for 90 minutes of chat, entertainment – and a lot of laughs. It’s mission is to raise $10,000 in 90 minutes!
On March 5, 2018, Miracle Flights will be the charity of choice to benefit from the show. Founded in 1985, Miracle Flights has grown into a national nonprofit, flying children and their families to specialized medical care they need to get well. Funds raised will stay here in southern Nevada to help our local families who need to reach distant specialized care.
Show your support by securing your tickets today—click HERE.
- $20 General Admission
- $50 VIP Seating
- Doors Open: 8:00pm (silent auction)
- Showtime: 9:00pm to 10:30pm
Third Annual Skye Canyon Trail & Road Run - March 10
Skye Canyon opens registration for its third annual 8K Trail Mix and 5K Road Race for runners and walkers of all levels. Races start at Skye Canyon Park.
The 5K course weaves through Skye Canyon’s neighborhoods. The 8K course starts on the road and then transitions onto a nearby trail.
Prizes will be presented to top finishers immediately following the race. A portion of the event’s proceeds will benefit Create a Change Now, a local non-profit educating at-risk children about health and nutrition.
The race also kicks off Skye Canyon’s Fit Fest, a series of fitness-related events, fitness classes, and a health-focused vendor expo. For race sign-up and details go to skyecanyon.com/race
Faith Conservatory of the Fine Arts performance - March 10
The Faith Conservatory of the Fine Arts is presenting a selection of musical numbers and performance pieces to showcase the talents of the students that the program works with throughout the year. Help show your love for the arts by supporting Faith Lutheran students as they develop a love for all of Faith Lutheran's Fine Arts programs (dance, drama, vocal and instrumental music, along with the visual arts). By attending this LOVING THE ARTS event, you help students explore their talents and love in the 5 programs that Faith Lutheran currently offers.
Tickets to Loving the Arts – Featuring the Music of the Beatles are $75.00 and include admittance to the pre-show reception and performance.
When: Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Faith Lutheran Middle School & High School
Conservatory of the Fine Arts
2015 S. Hualapai Way
Las Vegas, NV 89117
Cultural Diversity Foundation's 23rd Annual Educational Taste of Excellence: Wine tasting, Spirits, and Jazz Scholarship Fundraiser - March 10
Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Location: SLS Las Vegas, Congo Room, 2535 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas NV 89109
The Cultural Diversity Foundation will be hosting a scholarship benefit to be sponsored by Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits and Lee’s Discount Liquor. Over 100 varieties of wine will be showcased. The event will also include a food tasting featuring the following restaurants: Bonefish Grill, Brio Tuscan Grille, Crossroads at House of Blues, Simply Pure Vegan Restaurant, Taste de Tropics, Sprinkles, The Angry Butcher, Crazy Pita, Funnel Cake Cafe, J Gumbos, California Noodle House, Great Harvest Bread Company, Oscar Catering, Leticia's Cocina, Yan International, and Zenaida's Cafe. Eight hundred to 900 people will be in attendance. Tickets are $70 in advance and $80 at the door and will include: a champagne toast; a fabulous silent and live auction, and live jazz. Evening Attire.
To purchase tickets go to http://www.cdfnv.org/educational-taste-of-excellence/ or contact (702) 646 - 2615 or email Info@CDFNV.org
Evening of Hope - March 10, 2018
March 10, 2018 6:00pm - 10:00 p.m.
The Enclave- 5810 S. Eastern Avenue Las Vegas, Nev. 89119
Description: Evening of Hope is a Children’s Art Gallery and auction featuring Las Vegas’ finest Culinary Artists and entertainment to raise awareness and funding for children battling cancer. Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada will celebrate 40 years of service to the families of children diagnosed with cancer in the Las Vegas area. You can celebrate childhood cancer heroes with passed bites and libations.
Phone Number: 702-737-1919
Candlelighters Website: www.candlelightersnv.org
Nevada School of the Arts - March 10
Join us in celebrating Nevada School of the Arts' contribution to music education and honoree, Patrick Duffy, arts donor, patron, and instigator, at our RUBY GALA!
Featuring NSA's Encore Award Recipients: Frankie Moreno, Clint Holmes, Philip Fortenberry, with guest violinist Brian Lewis, NSA Alumni, young rising musicians, and Surprise Guests!
Dress up in your best 1940s glam and help us support and elevate quality music education in our community.
Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Price: $240 - $340
Website Link: https://nevadaart.auction-bid.org/microsite/
Ticket Link: https://nevadaart.auction-bid.org/microsite/register
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Rummage Sale - March 10-11
Location; St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 1811 Pueblo Vista Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89128
Dates and Times: March 10 and 11 2018, 6 a.m.-1 p.m. both days.
Contact Information: Meghan Hernandez, 702-804-8313, email@example.com
LV Craft Shows - Craft & Gift Show at Silverton/Veil Pavilion - April 1
3333 Blue Diamond Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89139 from 10AM - 3PM.
Special Easter Event for the entire family! There will be an Easter Egg Hunt!
Looking for that special unique gift and something FUN to do with your family & friends, while supporting local artists, crafters, small businesses and animals in need? Look no more - We've got the place to be for you!!
Join the BEST LV Craft & Gift Show in Las Vegas at Veil Pavilion at the Silverton and see for yourself why we are the longest running craft show in The Valley. We’re the 2017 Best of Las Vegas Winner - Silver - Category Shopping/Best Place to Buy a Unique Gift.
- FREE admission
- FREE swag bags (while supplies last)
- FREE drawing ticket
- 70+ of the most unique crafters & vendors
- Drawings all day long -> 70+ prizes
- FREE Pop-up games -> 50+ prizes
- FREE parking
Proceeds from sold drawing tickets benefit Sir's Rescue Rangers animal rescue. facebook.com/SirsRescueRangers
For more information & vendor opportunities, visit our website at LVCraftShows.com
Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/LVCraftShows
Everyday Heroes Awards - American Red Cross - April 6, 2018
The Everyday Heroes Awards - American Red Cross will be held at Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, 3655 S. Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.
The American Red Cross is proud to recognize the heroes in our community who have performed extraordinary acts to help others in need at its annual event; the Everyday HeroesAwards.
Tickets can be purchased and more information is available at: http://www.redcross.org/local/nevada/southern-nevada/everyday-heroes
9th Annual Ladybug Ball benefiting Nevada Blind Children's Foundation - April 7, 2018
On April 7, 2018, 6 p.m., Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation (NBCF) will host its 9th Annual Ladybug Ball at Bellagio Resort & Casino. The event will honor MGM Resorts Foundation for its long-time support of NBCF and its positive impact in the lives of children with visual impairments in the Las Vegas community.
Guests of the Ladybug Ball will be treated to a night of decadence that includes, a hosted cocktail reception, a multi-course gourmet meal with wine pairings, live and silent auctions, entertainment, dancing, and a rockin’ VIP after party.
Proceeds from the Ladybug Ball remain local, providing family support, advocacy, education, recreation, health, and employment programs and services for blind and visually impaired youth in Southern Nevada. Individual tickets are available for $350 or $3,500 for a table of 10. Sponsorships and advertising opportunities are also available. To purchase tickets or get more information about the event, visit www.nvblindchildren.org.
Strip on the Strip Presents The 5th Annual 5K/1M Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada 4.01K Race for Financial Fitness - April 7
Description: Strip on the Strip presents the Junior Achievement 4.01K Race for Financial Fitness! This event is a run/walk down Las Vegas Blvd, with all proceeds going to support 20,000 students in Southern Nevada learn more about financial literacy (how to be smart with your money and credit), how to be ready to join the workforce and how to think like an entrepreneur/business person. The Event consists of a 5k and 1 mile fun run where participants are encouraged to form teams and walk together! The race Starts/Ends at Hooters Hotel & Casino and runners run down Las Vegas Blvd. Participants receive race t-shirt, finisher medal, swag bag, and a ticket to the official After Party at the Hooters Hotel & Casino Pool. Whether you are a competitive runner, a 5K newbie, looking for corporate team building activity or just want to have fun with family and friends, Strip on the Strip™ 5K/1M is for everyone.
Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018
Time: 8 am - 12pm
Location: Race starts and ends at Hooters Hotel & Casino
17th Annual Tour de Summerlin - April 7, 2018
Begins at 7 a.m.
Non-competitive cycling event runs through Summerlin, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
20-, 40- and 80-mile ride
$75 registration fee
To register, visit SUMMERLIN.COM
9th Annual Summerlin Half Marathon - April 7
Begins at 7 a.m.
13.1-mile course that begins and ends at Downtown Summerlin, includes scenic tour of several Summerlin villages and parks on the community’s nationally recognized trail system
Top female and male finishers recognized; all participants receive medals and shirts
$80 registration fee
To register, visit SUMMERLIN.COM
44th Annual UNLVino - Saturday, April 14, 2018
Community spirit and culinary spectacle come together in one magnificent evening at the 44th Annual UNLVino on Saturday, April 14, 2018, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Keep Memory Alive Event Center at Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in downtown Las Vegas’ Symphony Park.
An all-star lineup of award-winning chefs and restaurants join this year’s event to raise money for UNLV student scholarships. Savor delicious bites from Blue Ribbon, Culinary Dropout, District One, Hearthstone, Masso Osteria, Momofuku, Sparrow + Wolf, Spiedini, and more while sampling world-class wines and champagnes, craft beers, premium spirits, and sake!
Tickets to this unprecedented, one-night-only event are $100 in advance (through February 28), $150 March 1-14, and $175 at the door.
UNLVino serves as the year’s largest scholarship fundraiser for UNLV’s William F. Harrah College of Hospitality – one of the world’s leading hospitality schools -- and the 44th edition will also serve as a tribute to the legacy of industry pioneer Donald Carano, co-founder of Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery and recipient of this year’s Dom Pérignon Award of Excellence.
Power of Love Gala - April 28, 2018
Imagine the finest evening of first-rate headliner entertainment, food prepared by celebrity chefs and wine chosen by master sommeliers.
Keep Memory Alive's Power of Love gala became an annual tradition as one of Las Vegas' signature celebrity events and now attracts a national audience.
The gala will take place at the MGM Grand Arena from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Chefs have included Mario Batali, Tom Colicchio, Scott Conant, Todd English, Thomas Keller, Emeril Lagasse, Michael Mina and Wolfgang Puck, with the 2012 Power of Love featured on Bizarre Foods America. Our guests have been entertained by Michael Bublé, Snoop Dogg, Cee Lo Green, Enrique Iglesias, LL Cool J, Lenny Kravitz, Barry Manilow, Lionel Richie, Stevie Wonder and many other luminaries.
The gala is much more than a party. It's an annual celebration of life that was created to raise money for Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health's programs and services. And it's an evening you'll want to remember as you Keep Memory Alive.
“Celebration of Life” Live Butterfly Release - April 29
Date: Sunday, April 29, 2018
Location: The Lawn at Downtown Summerlin
Details: At this memorable event, we release hundreds of live butterflies together as symbols of love, transformation and hope. You can be a part of this beautiful memorial by reserving your butterflies in remembrance of a loved one. Butterflies are $50 and will be available to purchase after February 15, 2018.
Flair for Care Fashion Show and Luncheon - May 19
Location: Wynn Las Vegas
Details: The event serves as a major fundraiser for the hospice’s uncompensated care program. Each year, Nathan Adelson Hospice provides more than $1 million in uncompensated care to individuals.
BCAN Walk to End Bladder Cancer - May 19
Organization: Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN)
Date: May 19, 2018
Location: Mountain Crest Park, 4701 N. Durango Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89129
Start time: 10:00 Check-In and 11:00am Walk
Registration website: http://www.bcanwalk.org
Cost: $25 Adults, $5 Children (under 18 years)
Description: The BCAN Walk to End Bladder Cancer is the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network's national grassroots fundraising and awareness initiatives that help support the BCAN mission: to increase public awareness about bladder cancer, advance bladder cancer research, and provide educational and support services for the bladder cancer community.
31st Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show - Sept. 7-9
Facility: World Market Center, Pavilion 2
Location: 213 S. Grand Central Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89106
Promoter: Harvest Festival®
Estimated Attendance: 13,000+
Number of Exhibitor/Booths: 230+
Public Admission: $9 Adults, $7 Seniors & Military, $4 Youth, 12 & under free
Times: Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 10am-5pm
Contact: Harvest Festival
Address: 1145 Second Street, Suite A332, Brentwood, CA 94513
Now in our 31st year in Las Vegas, the Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show is known as one of the West Coast's premiere shows. See over 300 of the nation’s most talented artisans & shop thousands of American handmade arts & crafts. You will find beautiful wall art, sculptures, glasswork, metalwork, jewelry, clothing, specialty foods, photography, hand-turned wood, ceramics, unique home decor, and much more. The show also features demonstrating artists, live on-stage performance acts, great musical bands, strolling entertainers, as well as a KidZone area with arts, crafts, and activities for the little ones throughout the event!! We have an end-of-year Grand Prize Raffle Drawing, entries only available at the shows. Two (2) Daily 'Grab Bag' drawings for $50 in Harvey Bucks to be spent at the show; entry forms only available on our website! For more info, visit www.harvestfestival.com
Candlelighters Superhero 5K - Sept. 15, 2018
Sept. 15, 2018 7:30am-10:00am
Mountains Edge Exploration Peak Park- 9700 S Buffalo Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89178
Description: Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada will celebrate 40 years of service to the families of children diagnosed with cancer in the Las Vegas area. Our Superhero 5K will be a fun-filled family event, which brings the community together in support of those families in need. The event will host food, kids zone, bone marrow drive and a raffle, all to raise funding and awareness for children battling cancer. This year's Superhero 5K will be held at Mountains Edge Exploration Park, on Saturday, September 15th, 2018.
Phone Number: 702-737-1919
Candlelighters Website: www.candlelightersnv.org
LVGEA 2018 Annual Awards Dinner - September 20, 2018
The dinner will take place at Aria Resort & Casino on September 20 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
For more information call 702-797-0000.
Easterseals Nevada Eighth Annual “Cheers to Chocolate” - Oct. 6, 2018
Date: Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018
Time: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: The District at Green Valley Ranch
2240 Village Walk Drive, Henderson, NV, 89152
Details: Easterseals Nevada "Cheers to Chocolate” event is back with a lavish evening full of decadent chocolate, crisp wine and generous giving. Guests can expect to indulge in exclusive wine and chocolate tastings, enjoy bites from notable vendors, experience live music and can participate in a thrilling silent auction with all proceeds benefitting Easterseals Nevada.