This family-friendly event blends rich customs with exciting activities such as live theater and dance performances, altars, mariachis, face painting, sugar-skull decorating, and an art exhibition. 4P, $8 adults; $5 children. Springs Preserve, springspreserve.org
Dreesen was Frank Sinatra’s opening act for 14 years. In this show, he shares personal stories and insights from his work with the entertainment legend. 7P, $39–$59. Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Las Vegas Inspiring Connections Outdoors annual "friendraiser" wil be held November 4, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Transition Services. The dinner, live music, silent auction and raffle will raise funds to support nature outings and wilderness experiences for underserved urban youth in the Las Vegas area.
The second annual Desserts in the Desert event benefiting Nevada PEP will feature a wide array of sweet treats from local bakeries, restaurants, and coffee shops. One ticket; many desserts! Each yummy treat can be paired with craft beer, wine or cocktails (or coffee) to entice the pallet even more.
John Anthony is an accomplished performer, musician, and popular entertainer who continues to captivate audiences around the world with his incredible tribute to Stewart. 7P, $20. Starbright Theatre at Sun City Summerlin, scscai.com
Mostly Mozart: A Celebration, is a collaboration of artists, performance artists, singers, actors, and instrumentalists bringing new life to beloved Mozart works. Traditional and contemporary pieces will be offered in this festival of creativity dedicated to making Mozart relevant in our modern times.
Faith Lutheran Middle School & High School invites you to this year’s Crusader Knight Gala on November 4. The evening will feature a gourmet dinner, entertainment with a special performance by Christian comedian Jeff Allen, raffle and a live auction.
A Pet Memorial and Celebration of Life, honoring the pets we have loved and lost and those who have lost their lives in shelters, will be held at Sunset Park on November 5, from 3:30 to 6. Join others in paying tribute to the bond we share with our furry, feathery or scaly companions. Register by October 30.
Join Project Hero to honor our nation’s healing heroes at Honor Ride Las Vegas on November 11. The family-friendly bike ride has three separate courses running throughout Las Vegas for all levels of riders. The event raises funds for local and national efforts for Project HERO (Healing Exercise Rehabilitation Opportunity) to help wounded veterans.
The non-profit Narcotics Anonymous is a twelve-step program offering help for people trying to end a drug addiction, modeled on Alcoholics Anonymous. There are several meetings every day in Southern Nevada, most of them in Las Vegas.
Relax in the "Village Square" at the Center for Science and Wonder. Take a dish or bottle of wine to share and, if you have song in your heart, take your favorite instrument. Share a story. Enjoy an old fashioned Village Social. Doors open at 6 p.m. It's behind the PTs restaurant in the southeast part of the parking lot.
Keep Memory Alive at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas hosts "Lunch & Learn" talks most Wednesdays from noon to 1:00. Most often they cover topics of interest to those serving as caregivers to people with dementia.
The Breast Center at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas holds several classes and meetings every month. Included are a breast cancer support group, the young survivor's breast cancer support group, pilates classes for women with breast cancer, yoga classes (including pre-natal), and more.
No charge for support groups, while there might be a charge for other things.
There is a parade of musical talent lining up at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, and we are bringing you specially-priced tickets for each show, with 100% of the proceeds benefitting the radio you love. Check out the line-up for yourself, and pick a show that’s right for you!
The Vegas Valley Dog Obedience Club will have registration for puppy and adult classes on January 11 at 7 p.m. Classes start the following week. Proof of shots required to register your dog. Do not take dog to registration.
Every Wednesday at 8 p.m. You never know who you’ll see, but you know you will always enjoy some great long- and short-form improv. Come at 6:30 for a donation-suggested drop-in class focusing on musical comedy, stay for the fun and games. $10. The Sci-Fi Center, 5077 S. Arville St., greyenvelope.com