Join Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation for a night of family-friendly Halloween fun October 27 from 5:00 to 8:30.. ParaNorman In The Park will feature trick or treating, costume contests, raffles, and a showing of the 2012 stop motion hit, ParaNorman. Admission is free, with donations accepted. RSVP encouraged, since space is limited.
The Las Vegas Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be held October 27, starting at 7 a.m., at Town Square. Besides the walk, there's a chance to learn about Alzheimer's disease, advocacy opportunities, clinical studies, support programs, and services.
Friends of the Las Vegas Academy will hold their sixth annual benefit gala on October 29. "Experience the Arts in Vintage Vegas" will have performances by students, Clint Holmes, Earl Turner, Jubilee Showgirls and others!
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.
Formed in NYC in 1999, the band still follows its mission to compose, re-interpret, perform, and record music written for the moving image. 21+ only. 6P, $10. Brooklyn Bowl at The Linq, brooklynbowl.com
Richard Hooker, a cultural urbanist and co-owner of Las Vegas Pop Culture Tours, will present a slide show and narrative about his popular Downtown walking tour. 7P, free. Jewel Box Theater at Clark County Library, lvccld.org
Their lives set on a nightmarish detour by civil war, the captive wives of a Liberian rebel officer form a hardscrabble sisterhood. Fri –Sat 7P; Sat 2P; Sun 3P, $39. Troesh Studio Theater at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
The world-renowned Indian classical musician has performed at the most prestigious concert halls, music festivals, and universities worldwide. 7P, $35–$55. Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Delivered with a level of passion and soul equal to the legendary sonic charge of his guitar, the sound of Carlos Santana is one of the world's best-known musical signatures. Support Nevada Public Radio with these specially-priced tickets.
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
The Las Vegas Philharmonic presents Mozart’s Overture To Cosi Van Tutte and Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, Glass’s Piano Concerto No. 3, and Bach’s Concerto for Keyboard No. 7 in G Minor. 7:30P, $30–$109. Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
The event celebrates the illustrated world and features artists and publishers as well as a marketplace, food trucks, an artist alley, panels, workshops, live music, and much more! 9:30A–4:30P, free. Clark County Library, vegasvalleycomicbookfestival.org
Petty Grass is Bluegrass versions of Tom Petty hits. Sing-alongs that some people didn’t even know they knew. Tom Petty songs are like that and Petty Grass celebrates this. Support Nevada Public Radio with your purchase.
Henderson Libraries’ Around the World festival is back with fall fun! Cultural demonstrations, festive performances, and other activities allow you to explore cultures from around the world. Lots of Mexico-themed events in November (think Day of the Dead), plus Italy, India, and our own Southern Paiutes.