Archive for September, 2007

  • National Coming Out Day
    Here’s to all my gay friends  -  certainly some of the top party people I know. The following events are for National Coming Out Day 2007: Visit NCODvegas.com for most current info. Fri Sep 28 6pm NCOD VIP Showing Of Zumanity. Only at NY NY.  Meet & Greet with the artists To Book: Call 1-877-274-6958 with code Reference Code "NCOD" to...
    by at September 26th, 2007 at 07:09 am
  • Steele Cage Productions – Fireworks in the Cage
    Hall of Fame Boxing Referee Richard Steele and Steve Oshins, both of Las Vegas and co-owners of Steele Cage Promotions, LLC (steelecage.com) and the International Fighting Organization, LLC (IFO), have teamed up to present Fireworks in the Cage: Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), a combination of different styles of fighting with a wide array of techniques drawing from multiple...
    by at September 23rd, 2007 at 10:09 am
  • Genevieve @ Josette’s Bistro Jazz Cabaret
    Josette LeBlond Pink Productions stages the Last Friday of Every Month Caberet Dinner Show at Josette’s Bistro. Josette promises an evening of true Vegas entertainment, great French cuisine and some fine wines. Genevieve, voted Best Female Vocalist and one of our jazz favorites, is showcased Sep 28 with Randy Thomas on keys. You’ll get an 5 course French gourmet...
    by at September 23rd, 2007 at 08:09 am
  • Free BalloonaPalooza Festival
    Here is a great event for family and kids of all ages. The BalloonaPalooza II, a 3 day hot air balloon festival, is Sep 21-23 with balloon glows, tethering and flights featuring some odd-shaped balloons. To accommodate the physically challenged, rides are available in a hot air balloon designed to board passengers using a wheel chair. The festival will feature an interactive...
    by at September 22nd, 2007 at 04:09 am
  • Chris’ Rock n Roll Wine “Event of the Year”
    Get ready for Chris’ Rock n Roll 2nd Annual Wine Amplified Festival Sat Sep 22 featuring award-winning multi-Platinum group Sugar Ray! With over 50 wineries pouring over 120 unique wines, this year’s Festival promises to eclipse the extravaganza success of last year. Venue is the newly-renovated Mandalay Bay Beach - a huge private party over 11-acres grooving...
    by at September 22nd, 2007 at 01:09 am
  • Mt Charleston – Vegas Summer & Winter Retreat
    The sun is beating down and the heat is unrelentingly over 110 day after day. That’s Las Vegas in summer and the only escape is the air conditioned halls of hotel-casinos, movie theaters or hibernating in your own living room. But you can jump in the car, head up 95 to the Mt. Charleston turnoff on Rte 157, speed through the high desert, and climb steadily and...
    by at September 21st, 2007 at 01:09 pm
  • Screening of Local Filmmakers
    Winchester Cultural Center will present the Featuring Local Independent Cinema (FLIC) program monthly, usually the last Sunday of the month @ 2pm. Caution: Times and days of the week can change. Full-length and short films produced by local filmmakers will rotate every other month. Viewings will be followed by a discussion hour. Tickets $3. Submissions of film, digital...
    by at September 19th, 2007 at 11:09 pm
  • UNLV Performing Arts 07-08 Season
    Single tickets are now on sale for this season of the UNLV Performing Arts Center. There are basically four groupings of performances: Charles Vanda Master Series, with 7 guest performing artists or groups beginning Oct 26 and scheduled thru May 2. First performer is Denyce Graves, Mezzo-Soprano. New York Stage & Beyond, with 7 guest performing artists or groups beginning...
    by at September 19th, 2007 at 12:09 am
  • Stock Car & Drag Racing @ Motor Speedway
    The Stock Car & Drag Racing season has started up again at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. For full details and ticket info, go to website lvms.com or call 702-632-8213. There are four venues to experience the thrill of a variety of motorsports: Superspeedway, Bullring, The Strip, and the Dirt Track. The Speedway is located just north of the city on I-15. SuperSpeedway...
    by at September 18th, 2007 at 10:09 pm
  • “The Hot L Baltimore” by LV Little Theater
    Las Vegas Little Theater presents the comedy/drama “The Hot L Baltimore” Sep 14-30 with performances Thur-Sat @ 8 pm and Sun @ 2pm. This is a tale of the residents (including three prostitutes) of a rundown hotel meeting and talking in the lobby. On edge because the hotel is scheduled to be torn down, they dread their idiosyncratic family being dispersed. Tickets...
    by at September 18th, 2007 at 03:09 am
  • Free UNLV Forum Lecture Series
    The UNLV Forum Lecture Series runs each academic year.  This article is from 2007 and covers the fall semester only. FOR MOST RECENT ARTICLE, see Free UNLV Forum Lecture Series Spring 2011 Certain articles are not accessible due to deletion of entire site by BlueHost.  If you are interested in more detail about the deletion, check out the link at end of article. For...
    by at September 17th, 2007 at 06:09 am
  • Cine en el Centro
    Cine en el Centro is a Free Monthly Film Series of Spanish language movies. Call 702-229-1515 for more info. Screenings are at the East Las Vegas Community Center 250 No Eastern Ave Las Vegas NV Oct 18 6:30 – “El Norte” (1983) USA. Oscar nominated film on the plight of Mayan Indians in Guatemala and as illegals in LA. Related Free Films for Family and...
    by at September 16th, 2007 at 08:09 am
  • UNLV New York Stage & Beyond
    The 2007-2008 season of the UNLV Performing Arts Center presents the New York Stage & Beyond, with 7 guest performing artists or groups beginning Sep 14 thru Feb 23. Oct 13 – 8pm – Paul Taylor Dance Company Oct 20 – 8pm – The Broadway Divas Nov 08 – 8pm – Tango Buenos Aires Jan 20 – 8pm – Monterey Jazz Festival 50th Anniversary...
    by at September 16th, 2007 at 08:09 am
  • Stars on the Lake Concert w/ Kenny G
    The Stars on the Lake Series at the MonteLago Village Waterfront features Kenny G with a Fireworks display after the show. The event is outdoors, regardless of weather, with the performers on the floating stage at Lake Las Vegas. The show starts at 8pm, gates open 6pm. No coolers or chairs, just small blankets. The restaurants in the Village offer specials and vendors...
    by at September 14th, 2007 at 09:09 am
  • Free “The District Concert” w/ Live Music
    The District at Green Valley Ranch has a great lineup for the FREE Concert Series at The Courtyard. The live music starts at 6p and ends 10p Friday and Saturday nights. Call The office at the District 702-564-8595 or 877-564-8595. www.thedistrictatgvr.com Sat Sep 22 – Drew Baker (Soft Rock) Fri Sep 28 – Wolfcreek (Country) Sat Sep 29 – Yacht Club (Smooth...
    by at September 14th, 2007 at 07:09 am
  • Moon Tuesdays @ Palms
    Moon Tuesdays at the Palms hot new nightclub pulsates with glamour, music, dance and other visions of Sin City nightlife. Starting at 10:30p and going on until ?, it is hard to imagine any other place to be in Las Vegas on if you want to see beautiful people in a beautiful spot. Check website for up-to-date info on the evening’s featured DJ’s and entertainment:...
    by at September 14th, 2007 at 05:09 am
  • Good Ole Fashioned Barn Dance
    The City of Las Vegas Performing Arts Division partners with the Southern Nevada Old Time Contra Dancers to stage Old Time Barn Dances. Put on your full petticoats, grab your cowboy hat and let’s do some stompin’. This is the best exercise in the world and just a whole lotta fun. Saturday nights Sep 15, 29 & Oct 20 7p-10p. $7 adults/$5 members of Contra...
    by at September 13th, 2007 at 11:09 pm
  • Free Henderson Thurs Night Live! – USAF Band
    Scheduling a variety of performances for Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm, the City of Henderson Dept of Cultural Arts program will host poetry, music, dance, theater and lectures at the Henderson Events Plaza Amphitheater. The program is set to continue through the month of October always with FREE admission. Coolers are welcome, but no glass please. Call 702-267-2171 for...
    by at September 13th, 2007 at 11:09 pm
  • Zion Canyon Outdoor Classes
    The Zion Canyon Field Institute offers workshops to educate visitors on the Zion National Park ecosystem. The courses are 1, 2, & 3 days and are held at various areas near the Zion Canyon National Park about 2.5 hours NE of Las Vegas. For complete details and enrollment, go to zionpark.org. Schedule of Classes: Sep 27 – Thursday Trek $35 Sep 29 – The Illustrated...
    by at September 12th, 2007 at 01:09 pm
  • “11th Hour” – Film and Panel Discussion
    I went to 11th hour with a certain sense of dread. It was a film that was going to reiterate a lot that I already knew, expose more and generally leave me slightly depressed. I was most pleasantly surprised. Using a format similar to "The Secret," with cameo interviews by shakers and movers of the environmental movement, interspersed with sometimes beautiful...
    by at September 11th, 2007 at 08:09 am
  • Poet’s Corner
    The 3rd Friday of the month @ 7pm is a Poets Corner hosted by Keith Brantley and Pendelita Toney and the City of Las Vegas. Everyone is invited to read their own work or just listen and appreciate others. Call 702-229-4800 for more info. West Las Vegas Arts Center 947 W Lake Mead Blvd Las Vegas NV Related Open Mic Poetry Readings, Poetry Nights @ reJAVAnate
    by at September 11th, 2007 at 01:09 am
  • “Concerts On the Beach” @ Mandalay Bay
    Mandalay Bay series Concerts On the Beach with Ziggy Marley & Robert Randolph has headliners performing on the wave-pool stage. For ticket pricing for each concert, call 877-632-7400 or go to mandalaybay.com. Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino 3950 Las Vegas Blvd So Las Vegas NV Lineup for rest of summer: Sep 22 – The Wine Amplified Festival featuring Sugar Ray...
    by at September 10th, 2007 at 03:09 pm
  • Free Family “Movies in the Park”
    Make it a fun outdoor evening with family and friends for free movies in park and under the stars. Bring chairs or blankets and picnic baskets to see family films as part of the City of Las Vegas "Movie in the Park" series. There is a pre-movie activity and refreshments for purchase. Sep 21 Fri – 6:30p. "Matilda." Call 702-229-1607 for more...
    by at September 8th, 2007 at 10:09 pm
  • “JJ” for Just Jazz
    “Just Jazz” realizes Mark’s vision of every night live jazz for Las Vegas. “JJ’s” is patterned after the wildly successful Just Jazz Night Club of Philadelphia in the 60′s which showcased names like Louis Armstrong, Buddy Rich and Gene Krupa. We can hope for a rebirth of that fire here on East Sahara Ave. The hours now are 24 hr/7...
    by at September 5th, 2007 at 03:09 am
  • HBs for Blues and other
    Got word that HBs is featuring live blues, some jazz, R&B and crossover on Monday nights from 8p-midnite. Call for more details 702-221-8884. HB’s 6820 W Flamingo, Ste A Las Vegas NV Related Sand Dollar Blues is #1, Free Live Music @ House of Blues, Blues Open Mike at BBQ
    by at September 4th, 2007 at 02:09 pm
  • 17th Annual “Ho’Olaule’A” Pacific Islanders Festival
    Join the Las Vegas Hawaiian Civic Club for the 17th annual Pacific Islanders Festival with great music, dancing, food and crafts. This is a great two day event from 9am- 6pm Sep 15-16 and admission is free to the public. Call 702-267-2171 or go to lvhcc.org. Henderson Events Plaza Amphitheatre 200 So Water Street Henderson NV Related Free Henderson Thurs Night Live! –...
    by at September 3rd, 2007 at 06:09 am
  • “Viva Mexico” celebracion de la independencia
    There is a free celebration of Mexican Independence from Spain geared for all ages on Sep 15 from 10a-2p. There will be live music, dance and delicious Mexican . Call 702-229-2642 for more info. Brinley Community School 6150 Smoke Ranch Rd Las Vegas. Related Cine en el Centro, Ballet Folklorico – estilo America Central, Cuentos (tales) de Nuestra America
    by at September 3rd, 2007 at 06:09 am
  • Summer of Love ’67 Pagliacci Opera
    Opera Las Vegas presents “Pagliacci” a new production set in the Summer of Love – 1967 with opening night festivities on Fri Sep 14 7:30 pm. Las Vegas’ own favorite son, Clint Holmes, is the guest “celebrity impresario.” Everyone is invited to the opening night no-host wine bar to “Meet and Greet the Artists.” Second performance...
    by at September 3rd, 2007 at 03:09 am
  • Taiwanese Dance and Song Concert
    Various dance and choral groups from Taiwan will perform at CSN’s Horn Theater Sep 10 @ 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10/$8 students & seniors.Pls call 702-651-5483 for more info. CSN campus Horn Theater 3200 E Cheyenne Las Vegas NV Related LV Contemporary Dance Theater, Trails and Vistas: Hiking and Music in the Sierras, Stars on the Lake Concert w/ Nevada Ballet Theatre,...
    by at September 2nd, 2007 at 12:09 pm
  • San Gennaro Italian Feast
    A spring and fall festival honoring Saint Gennaro, this Las Vegas Italian feast of ethnic food vendors includes live entertainment, amusement rides and games for the whole family. Moms ride ride free all day and nite Wed, with fireworks at 9p. They are working hard on becoming “the best Italian Heritage Celebration this side of Naples.” Call 702-286-4944...
    by at September 2nd, 2007 at 08:09 am