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Even with a pandemic, there’s still holiday cheer to be found. Ho, ho, ho! (But with a mask.)


Through Nov. 27 & Dec. 5–Jan. 4

Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Garden

The installation at The Conservatory & Botanical Gardens showcases harvest and holiday displays. 24/7, free. Bellagio,


Nov. 6–8

Holiday Craft and Gift Festival

Enjoy holiday music, the Christmas train display, Santa, and more than 40,000 square feet of Christmas shopping for handcrafted items. Fri–Sat 10A-5P; Sun 10A-4P, $5; children 12 and under, free. The Expo at World Marketplace, 209 S Grand Central Pkwy.,


Nov. 6–Jan. 3

Holiday Cactus Garden

More than 500,000 lights will be strung around the three-acre garden. Stop inside for a chocolate sample! Visits from Santa Fri–Sun. 5–10P, free. The annual lighting celebration is going virtual; check the website for access. Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Botanical Garden, 2 Cactus Garden Drive, Henderson,

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Nov. 7

Veterans Day Ceremony

Mayor Debra March and the Henderson City Council, along with the Basic High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC, local veterans groups and others will honor all who have served the United States. This ceremony will pay tribute to Henderson patriots who fought for our country. 10A, free. Veterans Memorial Wall (adjacent to Henderson City Hall).


Nov. 12


This year’s virtual gala will feature many ways to show your support for Opportunity Village and celebrate the honoree, Wynn Resorts. Purchase a table for your business, sponsor an element of the evening, bid on exclusive live auction packages, and enjoy special performances. Proceeds benefit Opportunity Village. 6:30P, from $150. Virtual event,


Nov. 13–Jan. 5

Glittering Lights Las Vegas and Santa Tram

Nevada’s largest drive-through light show, this annual event showcases one million LEDs and more than 400 animated displays over 2.5 miles. Sun–Thu 5:30P–9P; Fri–Sat and holidays 5:30P–10P. $20–$75 per vehicle (season passes available). Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Boulevard S.

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