Community Events

DECEMBER

12.29.18 Last Friday - Just Add Water Street

A foodie, arts, music, and crafts celebration in the historic downtown area takes over Henderson from 6 to 10 pm. Click here for more information.

Through 12.31.18 Santa Train

This 40-minute ride along the Boulder Branch Line features a toy train exhibit, Santa's sleigh for photos, North Pole mailbox, and depot gift store. Stop by from 10 am to 3 pm Friday through Sunday at the Nevada State Railroad Museum. For more information, click here.

JANUARY

Through 01.06.19 Holiday Cactus Garden

More than 500,000 lights will be strung throughout the 3-acre cactus garden at Ethel M Chocolate Factory and Botanical Garden. Stop inside for a chocolate sample every day from 5 pm - 12 am! For more information, click here.

Through 01.06.19 Glittering Lights Las Vegas

Nevada's largest drive-through light show, this annual event showcases 1 million LEDs and more than 400 animated displays over 2.5 miles at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. For more information, click here.

Through 01.06.19 Holiday Glamour

The Conservatory and Botanical Garden at the Bellagio will be totally transformed into a magical holiday paradise. For more information, click here.

1.14.19 2019 Children's Policy Forum

In preparation for the upcoming legislative session starting in February 2019, we would like to invite you to join the UNLV Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy, Children's Advocacy Alliance, and United Way of Southern Nevada for a discussion about policy priorities for children and families. Join us on January 14th from 12 - 2 pm at United Way of Southern Nevada for the Las Vegas Meeting. Lunch will be provided. To register, click here.

1.15.19 Nevada's Big Give Launch

Inviting ALL nonprofits to join us on January 15, 2019 to help raise money and support for your organization. Experience a slice of history at the Mob Museum, make new connections, enjoy breakfast and receive a 50% off discount code to sign up for Nevada’s Big Give! Event is limited to the first 100 RSVPs, so register today! Register now at uwsn.org/NVBigGive.

1.22-23.19 2019 Homeless Census

We are looking for volunteers eager to be Census Workers and help canvass our neighborhoods. This effort will help get a visual count of the number of people who are unsheltered. The numbers and data obtained will be used to assist regional efforts aimed at ending homelessness in Southern Nevada. Volunteers will be needed for the Urban Count on January 22nd from 10 pm to 4 am on January 23rd and for the Youth Count from 7:30 am - 2:30 pm on January 23rd. Register for the Urban Count here or the Youth Count here.

MARCH

3.1.18 11th Annual WLC Luncheon Fashion Show

Join our community’s dedicated female leaders for the 11th Annual WLC Luncheon Fashion Show at Bellagio Las Vegas on Friday, March 1, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. As both a celebration of WLC’s past impact and a way to ignite future change, the event will recognize women on the move and raise awareness for today’s most pressing needs. Join us as we use our collective power to improve lives in Southern Nevada. For more information, visit uwsn.org/wlcluncheon.

3.21.19 Nevada's Big Give

Help us make Nevada’s Big Give on March 21, 2019 Nevada's BIGGEST day of giving. Nevadans will unite for 24 hours of online giving to support their favorite organizations during the 8th Annual Nevada’s Big Give. Join us and raise funds, gain supporters and grow your organization – all in one big day. Learn more at nvbiggive.org.

3.24.19 Knock Out ALS

How many punches/kicks can you do in one 30-minute workout? This unique event allows anyone to work out while raising funds for a great cause. The workout is free. Funds raised go to help those living with ALS in Nevada. The first 50 people to sign up will receive a shirt. For more information, click here.

If you have an event to include in this page, please email it to info@uwsn.org.