Community Events

OCTOBER

10.19.18 Asian Night Market

The Asian Night Market will run from 5 to 9 p.m. on October 19 to showcase local Asian and Pacific Islander restaurants and businesses. The event is free to the public, with all dishes $7 or less. There will be entertainment and music.!  Hosted by the Asian Community Development Council. For more information, click here.

10.20.18 Foundation for an Independent Tomorrow's 21st Annual Notte Di Carnevale

We are planning a terrific evening beginning with classic cocktails and a stellar champagne reception and Silent Auction, followed by a sumptuous dinner prepared by award winning Chefs with specially selected wines and live entertainment. This year’s Civitas Laurel Honoree is Michael Bolognini, Vice President & Las Vegas Market Leader for Cox Communications and also Chairman of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce. For more information, please click here.

10.20.18 Friends of Nevada Wilderness Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Friends of Nevada Wilderness will host their 6th annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival at Zappo's Campus in downtown Las Vegas on October 20. The Community Fair will start at 3:00, with food trucks, giveaways, music and more. Films begin at 5:00. There will be 12 short films, each focusing on a subject that relates to nature, conservation, and/or outdoor recreation. There will raffle prizes and guest speakers between films. For more information, click here.

10.20.18 Skye Canyon Chalktober Fest

Skye Canyon's Chalktober Fest on October 20 will have artists compete in the art competition, artwork in the vendor village, and a chance for you to make your own masterpieces in the freestyle chalk art area.  Also, music, activities for the kids, food, and craft beer. It runs from 2 to 6. For more information, click here.

10.24.18 2018 Mayors Prayer Breakfast: An Event Celebrating our Unity and Diversity

The 2018 Mayors Prayer Breakfast, a community-building event, encourages unity, diversity and the development of leadership skills for Las Vegas youth, and will take place at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Texas Station Gambling Hall & Hotel. The event includes mayors reading ecumenical prayers, an interfaith candle lighting ceremony, a keynote speech by Kerry Bubolz, President and Chief Operations Officer of the Vegas Golden Knights, and a special performance by the Green Valley Madrigal Singers. Following the breakfast, more than 400 students and representatives from 40 high schools across the city will have the opportunity to ask questions of local mayors and Clark County School District Deputy Superintendent Diane Gullett in a town hall meeting format. To learn more, please visit uwsn.org/mpb.

10.26.18 Trick-or-Treat at Marvel's Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N

On Nevada Day, local families are invited to trick-or-treat through the attraction during operating hours from 10 am - 7 pm. There is no school for CCSD students, and a portion of the proceeds from all tickets and retail sales for the day will benefit the Clark County School District's S.T.E.M. education initiatives. Admission for locals is half-price the regular ticket price for adults and children, with children under 3 free (Must show Nevada State I.D.) Children are encouraged to dress up as their favorite superhero, however all costumes are welcome. All trick-or-treaters will receive a special Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. bag to put all of their goodies in as they visit each exhibit room throughout the attraction. Tickets may be purchased in person at Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. or online at http://www.stationattraction.com.

NOVEMBER

11.2.18 Women's Leadership Council Fall Suit Drive

Donate your women's suits and professional items! United Way of Southern Nevada’s Women’s Leadership Council encourages the entire community to participate and donate new and gently-used, clean professional attire including suits, dresses, pants and tops on hangers and jewelry, shoes, belts, scarves and handbags to assist women in need. The drive helps women prepare for career opportunities and gain confidence to succeed during an interview and in the workplace. Donations will benefit Dress for Success of Southern Nevada, Goodwill Career Connections, HopeLink of Southern Nevada, S.A.F.E. House, SafeNest, The Shade Tree, and Work Opportunities Readiness Center of HELP of Southern Nevada. Drive through donations can be in the parking lot of NV Energy, 6226 W. Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89151. For more information about WLC and the suit drive, please visit uwsn.org/wlc or contact Lawrel K. Larsen at LawrelL@uwsn.org or 702-892-2319.

11.3.18 11th Annual Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival

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!  For more information, click here.

11.3.18 Red Rock Search and Rescue 5k Race & 1 Mile Fun Run

The 2nd Annual Red Rock Search and Rescue 5k and 1-mile fun run will be held November 3 at Craig Ranch Regional Park, starting at 8 a.m. Funds raised go to support Red Rock Search and Rescue. For more information, click here.

11.4.18 Walk to Defeat ALS

The Walk to Defeat ALS is the #1 way to unite and fundraise for those living with ALS. Each year, fundraising through the Walk drives bold and urgent innovation.  This year's walk at Cornerstone Park starts at noon. You can donate to an individual or team, or walk and raise money. For more information, click here.

11.8.18 Mary Ann Esposito Cooking Demonstration Luncheon

Meet the celebrated chef and host of “Ciao Italia” for an exclusive cooking demonstration.  Savor her pasta recipes during the luncheon with your $60 per person donation.  Or you can attend the luncheon and secure an autographed copy of her newest cookbook “Ciao Italia: My Lifelong Food Adventure In Italy” when you donate $99 per person. Call 702-737-7500 to reserve, or visit VegasPBS.org/tickets to reserve online.

11.17.18 Rockers Against Child Abuse

You are invited to attend a special benefit concert hosted by Phil Varone and Las Vegas Music Scene Has a Heart. All proceeds will go to Prevent Child Abuse Nevada. Join us for raffles, surprises and special guests at Count's Vamp'd from 7 pm - 2 pm.

11.27.18 Coffee with a NHP Trooper sponsored by Armed Forces Chamber

Coffee with a Trooper brings Nevada Highway Patrol, Southern Command and the community members they serve together - over coffee. Buy a cup of coffee, tea or espresso on November 27th at 7 am and meet a new friend from Nevada Highway Patrol at The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, 7291 W. Lake Mead Blvd #110. For more information, click 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.

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