The 33rd annual Race For Life 5k Run and 1 mile walk will be held October 13 in Henderson's Cornerstone Park. Money raised goes to support the Women's Resource Medical Center of Southern Nevada, a group opposed to abortion which helps pregnant women have their babies.
The Step Forward to Cure Tuberous Sclerosis Complex walkathon will be held October 13 in Craig Ranch Park, with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. and the walk at 9:30. All proceeds benefit the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance. There is no registration fee, but pledges are encouraged and appreciated. Walkers raising at least $100 will receive a Step Forward t-shirt.
The legendary singer-songwriter has penned hits for the Eagles and Linda Ronstadt as well as himself, including “You’re Only Lonely.” 7P, $39–$59. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Live music, male and female pinups, and a talent show — what more could you want? Benefits go to local high school seniors with the Femmes & Fellas scholarship fund. 7P, $15–$60. Main Ballroom at Palace Station Casino, pinupnv.com
The Family and Friends for Freedom Fund presents this benefit concert featuring Gene Ferrari, the Last of the Romantics and Tony Grova, and Memories of Elvis. 7P, $25–$35. Main Theater at Clark County Library, lvccld.org
The Asian Community Development Council invites you to the Family Day Health and Citizenship Fair, which will have resources, information, and fun. Included: health education and screenings (need to RSVP for screenings), citizenship application assistance (need to apply in advance) and Information, and children’s activities.
Stillpoint Center for Spritual Deveopment will host the Intrefaith Amigos October 14 at Bishop Gorman High School. Imam Jamal Rahman, Pastor Don Mackenzie, and Rabbi Ted Falcon combine wisdom and humor to help audiences appreciate the promise and problems of the interfaith experience.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, this presentation is a tribute to opera superstars Placido Domingo, José Carreras, and others. 3P, $35–$50. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Hosted by saxophonist and UNLV assistant professor Adam Schroeder, it's an all-ages, community-based concert series engaging, encouraging, and showcasing jazz in an interactive and educational setting. 7P, free. Auditorium at Windmill Library, lvccld.org
The Global Charity Foundation runs the Community Education Program, which provides tutoring for at-risk and underprivileged children in grades 1-8 in the Las Vegas Valley, as well as other programs. They will have a social mixer October 17 at Brio Tuscan Grille at Town Square.
Oh, the relaxed bustle of shoppers on an autumn’s eve… the glowing amber of a setting sun… well-mannered party-goers chanting “Jimmy… Jimmy” while they imbibe in the delights of another Desert Companion pub crawl. Thursday, October 18th from 6-9pm at The District at Green Valley Ranch.
The Asian Night Market will run from 5 to 9 p.m. on October 19 to showcase local Asian and Pacific Islander restaurants and businesses. The event is free to the public, with all dishes $7 or less. There will be entertainment and music.! Hosted by the Asian Community Development Council.
Journey by bus to the Warm Springs Natural Area north of Las Vegas and see the flowing springs and creeks that make up the unexpected lush wetland just seven miles northwest of Moapa. The trip includes transportation, tour with an archaeologist and enjoy a picnic box lunch. Hosted by the Springs Preserve.
Friends of Nevada Wilderness will host their 6th annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival at Zappo's Campus in downtown Las Vegas on October 20. The Community Fair will start at 3:00, with food trucks, giveaways, music and more. Films (12 of them) begin at 5:00.
Motley Brews’ backyard beer bash, Downtown Brew Festival, returns to the Clark County Amphitheater for its seventh year October 20, from 5 to 9 p.m. There will be more than 250 beers from 70 breweries, some of the city’s finest chefs will provide food, and there will be music.
Spooky, scary, and funny, the Las Vegas Improvisational Players make up their fun, kid-friendly show on the spot, based on the audience’s suggestions. 7P, $10; $5 kids, seniors, and military. Show Creators Studio, 4455 W. Sunset Road, lvimprov.com
This annual presentation showcases the musical talents of local physicians, and this year stars the former Chicago bassist and vocalist performing his hits. Proceeds support the Bonnie Schreck Memorial Therapies program at Nathan Adelson Hospice. 6:45P, $75–$125. Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com