Ronald McDonald House Charities will hold the Summer Margarita Mixer at Bandito Latin Kitchen & Cantina on August 16. All food and beverage purchases will benefit families who depend on the Ronald McDonald House.
Best Buddies is the world's largest organization dedicated to ending the social, physical, and economic isolation of the 200 million people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 2:30P, free. Lecture Hall at West Charleston Library, lvccld.org
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 and entertainment. 7P, $20–$50. The Space, 3460 Cavaretta Court, mondaysdark.com
The event that benefits the rescue of abandoned pets is hosted by Sherry Swensk and includes a dinner buffet, beer and wine bar, live music, raffle, and a silent auction. 5:30P, $35. Opportunity Village, forecloseduponpets.org
The non-profit Andson will hold their "Sharpen Your Senses" food and libation paring fundraiser September 8, from 6 to 9 p.m., at Southern Highlands Golf Club. There will be stations pairing gourmet food with a variety of adult beverages and live music and other entertainment.
The Nevada Policy Research Institute's 27th Anniversary Dinner will be held on September 20, starting at 6 p.m., at the Venetian. The guest speaker: will be Kimberley Strassel, a member of the Wall Street Journal editorial board, national columnist, and guest commentator on cable news programs. Last day to buy tickets is September 5.
Miracle Flight's golf social will be a "swinging" good time to raise funds for sick children struggling to reach long-distance medical care. Enjoy delicious food, classic cocktails, a silent auction, golf challenges, special guest appearances and a stunning view of The Strip, all for a great cause.
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open invites the women of Las Vegas to ditch their heels for a favorite pair of flats and enjoy the tournament’s eighth annual Women’s Day Kick Off Your Heels Luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 30.
Faith Lutheran Middle School & High School’s Crusader Knight will be held November 3, from 6 to 9 p.m., at JW Marriott Las Vegas. It will include a cocktail hour, dinner, music, a performance by Christian comedian and magician Rory Johnston, and silent and live auctions. The annual gala raises funds for need-based tuition assistance