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  • New Seven Wonders of the World
    While the rest of the world was busy voting on the internet for the new list of the Seven Wonders of the World, Americans didn’t take much notice. That is plenty of Americans took the time and interest to vote, but certainly not in proportion to the number of internet...
    by at July 8th, 2007 at 01:07 am
  • Dale Earnhardt – One Night Movie Event
    “DALE” – Racing into select movie theatres nationwide for a one night event Jul 19 @ 7:30 pm. This is the only Earnhardt family-approved story of racing’s largest personality. Created in 2007, the film uses authentic race footage, original interviews,...
    by at July 6th, 2007 at 01:07 am
  • NV Jazz Orchestra plays Latin – Free
    The Rainbow Library amphitheater is the venue for a Nevada Jazz Orchestra free outdoor concert featuring Latin Jazz on Jul 23 @ 8pm. The 18-piece big band will play tunes from their new Latin Jazz CD “Como No!” plus a few non-Latin favorites. Bring a picnic...
    by at July 5th, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • Atomic Vets Remember and Tell
    Open since Feb 2005, Las Vegas’ Atomic Testing Museum combines fascinating photos and exhibits of the history of nuclear weapons research and testing, especially the crucial role played by Nevada, with occasional lectures and panel discussions. The Museum, an affiliate...
    by at July 3rd, 2007 at 11:07 am
  • Virgin Valley Heritage Museum
    If you take a trip over to Mesquite, you might want to check out their local museum with pioneer and Native American artifacts from the Virgin Valley and environs dating late 1800′s through early 1900′s. They are open 9-5, Mon thru Sat with no admission charge....
    by at July 2nd, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • reJAVAnate -a Coffee House with Community
    The new owners, Hercules and John, have a vision of a coffee house as more than a place to get some java. They are building a community around the cozy spot, gently cultivating a retreat where comics, poets, musicians, artists of all styles and expressions can gather, share...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 11:07 am
  • Free “Viva Las Vegas” Film & Elvis Dress Up Party
    On First Friday, August 3 is the chance to throw away your inhibitiions, put on your sparkle and glamour and kitsche and come on out to celebrate our city in “Vegas over-the-top style.” Elvis impersonators welcome and any other lover of the King. This is a free...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 09:07 am
  • Live Earth Concerts Video Replay
    If you want to view videos, go to livearth.msn.com A global environmental musical event called “Live Earth” took place 7-7-7. Let’s hope it’s true that today is the luckiest day in a thousand years cause the planet could use some help. Stars performed...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 08:07 am
  • Movies & Concert Footage by the Pool
    The Platinum is making a big push to get some action at their location. Friday and Saturday evenings are publicized as “Dine and Unwind” featuring a special dinner menu of $39 pp at 6:30p & 8:30p. Movies and concert footage starts on the pool deck at 8:30p....
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • VooDoo Networking
    Want to get your business name out? Looking for a way to connect with other young entrepreneurs? Just want to have a good social hour, networking from the top of the Rio with a splendid view over the lights of Las Vegas? Join the Network Ultra Lounge monthly at Rio’s...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • Shades of Sinatra @ Suncoast
    Winner of the “Tribute Show of the Year” Excellence in Entertainment Award, the Desert Production “Shades of Sinatra” is showing four Wednesdays in October at 7:30 pm. Produced by Ed Mathews and Kelly Clinton, the tribute to the music and career...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 07:07 am
  • 2007 State Farm USA Basketball Challenge
    Las Vegas is the host to the USA Basketball Mens Senior National Team with stars like Carmela Anthony, Bilber Arenas, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Joe Johnson, Lamar Odom, Paul Pierce, JJ Redick, former Rebel star Shawn Marion and more. The State Farm USA Basketball Challenge...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 05:07 am
  • Mother & Kids Movie Day
    More community events are happening at reJAVAnate with Mother & Kids Movie Day Wed 4p-6p. Give them a call for more details. 702-253-7721. Check out their website rejavanatecoffee.com or better yet, just stop by. 3300 E Flamingo Rd Las Vegas NV (NW corner Pecos in Renaissance...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 01:07 am
  • Andrew Lloyd Webber Songs Performed
    Jul 29 @ 2pm is a performance of songs by Andrew Lloyd Webber presented by The Performing Arts Society of Nevada and performed by 2 men and 2 women accompanied by piano. Tickets are $15. Call the Performing Arts Society of Nevada 702-658-6741. You are advised to purchase...
    by at July 1st, 2007 at 12:07 am
  • Andre’s First Friday Wine Tasting
    Andre’s is one of the venerable old-time spots in Las Vegas, serving French cuisine since 1980, located in a vintage Downtown home from the 1930′s. They are featuring a First Friday wine-tasting from 5:30p-9:30p with 4 wines and a “plat du fromage.”...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 10:06 am
  • LoPro – a Downtown Professionals Mixer
    The Downtown Cocktail Room is the site of LoPro, a local professionals mixer where you can “mingle with all the people that are making Downtown Las Vegas happen.” I certainly support the growth of Downtown – it’s a welcome change from the hustle...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Family Fun Night & More at the Drive-In
    Some of us are old enough to remember when a drive-in movie was the ideal date for a Saturday night. I blush to think of what went on the privacy of those cars. It was the place for teen-agers to be alone and for mom’s and dad’s to pack the kids in their pj’s...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Jazz Combo Camp at CSN
    Jazz vocalists, instrumentalists and enthusiastics of all ages and abilities (middle school to seniors) are invited to attend the 10th Annual Las Vegas Jazz Combo Camp at the College of Southern Nevada (CSN). The Camp runs from Jul 15-Jul 20 at CSN’s Cheyenne campus...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Hawaiian Luau Poolside
    If you can’t get to the Islands this summer, you can try the next best thing at the Imperial Palace Hawaiian Luau Tues, Thurs & Sat thru Sep 29. They feature a buffet dinner with authentic Polynesian entertainment. Tickets for dinner and show range from $34.95-$59.95...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • lv51 Carls’ Jr Family Night
    Jul 13 Come out to Carl’s Jr Family Night at Cashman Field for the Minor League Baseball game of the Las Vegas LV51 vs The Portland Beavers. Game starts at 7:11 pm. Tickets are offered at $24.95 (group of 4); the family deals are available up to 5pm the night of...
    by at June 30th, 2007 at 01:06 am
  • Psychic Development Class
    “You are Psychic!” Part II is offered from 5:45p-7:45p at Transformations. Rev Cheryl J Johnson, M.Msc has structured the class to develop the psychic powers that we all were born with – at least that is the premise. I’m not all that sure that I...
    by at June 29th, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Dragon Arts Chinese Rod Puppet Show
    Another in the series of Young People’s Summer Concerts is “Dragon Arts Production: Images of China” with two performances 11am & 1pm on Thur July 12. A blend of puppetry, music, humor and special effects, this is a show to delight. Chinese rod puppetry...
    by at June 29th, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • EZ Weight Loss Series
    The use of guided imagery and knowledge of how emotions and nutritional factors affect your health and your weight are taught in this class at Transformations. $12 per class or $69 for all 8 classes to learn who you can better balance your life. Guided imagery aids in easy...
    by at June 29th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Dam Short Film Screening for Adults
    “Art and Expression,” a collection of short films, is presented by the Dam Short Film Society on Mon Jul 16 7p-8:30p at the Las Vegas Art Museum. Duration of shorts are from 5-14 minutes. $5 donation requested. To learn more about Dam Short, visit www.damshortfilm.org....
    by at June 29th, 2007 at 06:06 am
  • Another Hot Tropical Night (all ages)
    “Another Hot Tropical Night” for all ages is sponsored by the City of Las Vegas Jul 14 6pm-9pm. Enjoy dancing, swimming, games, DJ and live entertainment with performances by Polynesian dancers and fire eaters. Food and beverages available for purchase. Call...
    by at June 28th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Free Family Outdoor Film Series
    The City of Las Vegas is sponsoring free outdoor movies for families on Thursdays at 8pm. Bring a picnic, blankets, lawn chairs for wholesome family fun. Call 702-229-1087 or check website artslasvegas.org. Baker Park St Louis Ave & 10th St Las Vegas NV. Coming Attractions: Jul...
    by at June 28th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Reverse Happy Hour @ Platinum
    If it’s kind of late and you are looking for a comfortable trendy place to hang out and have a couple of drinks, try Stir at the Hotel/Spa Platinum between 10 pm and 1 am. They are promoting a Reverse Happy Hour with 50% off well drinks and domestic beers while you...
    by at June 28th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • Free New Zealand Wine Tasting
    Mon Jul 16 is a chance to savor the flavors of New Zealand wines at Lee’s Discount Liquors. You will be guided through selections from Terrace Heights Estates and Fairhall Downs Wineries. The time is 6:30p-7:30p. Tasting is free, but reservations requested. Call Melissa...
    by at June 27th, 2007 at 07:06 am
  • NO Red White ‘n Boom draws comments
    I am re-posting this article because there were several comments that could use more exposure. If you didn’t know, Clark County cancelled its annual Red White n’ Boom Fireworks display at Desert Breeze Park this year. They claimed that it was too expensive...
    by at June 26th, 2007 at 08:06 am
  • Update to my site
    For my frequent viewers, you will notice changes to my site. I have upgraded a couple of features including a place to enter your email address for notification of events that interest you. You will find the entry location on the lower left column of the screen. I commit...
    by at June 25th, 2007 at 11:06 am