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Boys Town Nevada will hold their “Saddle-Up & Help Our Kids” benefit event February 28, starting at 5:30 p.m., at Stoney’s Rockin’ Country. There’ll be some great music, beer/whiskey/wine tastings and line-dancing lessons. And, you can test your rockin’ rodeo skills on the mechanical bull!
United Way of Southern Nevada’s Women’s Leadership Council will host its 10th annual Luncheon Fashion Show in the Bellagio on March 2, from 11 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.
The Wetlands Park Nature Center is celebrating its fifth anniversary with with 5K and 1K Fun Runs, along with some special nature activities for the whole family! The Nature Center activities are walk-in and free of charge.
The 8th annual "All In for The Meadows Poker Tournament" March 3 will include dancing, live entertainment, casino games, nightclub seating and some unique silent auction items. Plus, the chance to play for some amazing prizes. It's a benefit for the Meadows School, running from 5 to 11 p.m.
Evening of Hope will have a gallery of art by children and an auction featuring Southern Nevada's finest culinary artists and entertainment to raise awareness of and funding for children battling cancer. You can celebrate childhood cancer heroes with passed bites and libations at this fundraiser for Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada, celebrating 40 years of service.
The Nevada School of the Arts will hold their 40th anniversary gala at Red Rock Resort on March 10, starting at 5:00. There will be music from NSA Encore Award Recipients Frankie Moreno, Clint Holmes, Philip Fortenberry and others. Honorees will be Patrick Duffy (donor and instigator) and Christy Molasky (performer and sponsor of arts education).
Skye Canyon's third annual 8K Trail Mix and 5K Road Race for runners and walkers of all levels will be held March 10. Races start at Skye Canyon Park. Prizes will be presented to top finishers. 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 Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation will host their 4th annual Fight-4-Fitness in Sunset Park on March 11. There will be a 5K Run, a 2K Walk, a Kids Fun Run and community day. There will be an '80s and '90s theme, so if you go, dress to impress!
Tee Off Fore the House will be held March 11 at Topgolf, from 4 to 6 p.m., with proceeds benefitting Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas. There will be reserved golf bays, passed appetizers, a free drink, giveaways, 50/50 raffle, a bracket challenge, and of course, amazing company!
Join donors from across Nevada for 24 hours of secure, online giving of $5 or more to support your favorite cause. Unlike other fundraising initiatives, Nevada’s Big Give promotes personal giving to all of the state’s participating nonprofits and schools.
The Tacos and Tamales festival at Sunset Park on March 31 will include the Tequila Tasting Experience, where you will enjoy tantalizing your palate with an array of Tequila brands sampling cocktails, pairings and more. Part of the proceeds will benefit local charity Create a Change Now.
Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation will host its annual Ladybug Ball at the Bellagio on April 7, starting at 6 p.m. There will be a hosted cocktail reception, a multi-course gourmet meal with wine pairings, live and silent auctions, entertainment, dancing, and a rockin’ VIP after party.
The Henderson Chamber of Commerce hosts their 27th annual “Swing for Success” Golf Classic April 9 at Reflection Bay Golf Club. Proceeds will support Nevada State College and the Henderson Chamber of Commerce, a nonprofit organization. Check-in and boxed “grab-n-go” breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. with a shotgun start and four-person scramble at 8:30.
The 44th annual UNLVino will be held April 14, from 7 to 10 p.m., in the Keep Memory Alive Event Center at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. There will be a wide range of wines to sample and food from top chefs. Money raised goes toward scholarships for UNLV students.
The RMHC Runnin' for the House 5K & Family Fun Walk will be held at the Las Vegas Ronald McDonald House on April 28, starting at 8 a.m. There will be a certified 5k course, a pancake breakfast, a booth expo, children’s activities, and a great raffle.