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Las Vegas Concerts in April By Date
As spring approaches an the weather grows warmer several amazing things return to Las Vegas. Pool season begins with a bang bringing the return of Las Vegas Pool Parties. It is also the time of year when Day Trips to Mt. Charleston, Red Rock Canyon and The Grand Canyon are at their peak. Perhaps the best of all, at least from the perspective of...

Saturday Movie Matinee
The Clark County Library System brings us another amazing Free Movie Series with the Saturday Afternoon Matinee series in the Jewel Box theater at the Main Branch as well as the Auditorium at the Windmill branch. While other movie series hosted by the library tend towards classic films, the Saturday Movie Matinee brings recent blockbusters and...

Las Vegas Animal Shelters
A listing of animal shelters and sanctuaries in the Las Vegas valley.

LasVegasParent.com
An online guide of family resources in Las Vegas.

Southern Nevada Health District
Discover what the Health District does and can do to keep your family healthy. Find information on disease prevention, health cards, family planning and health programs.

Get Healthy Clark County
Created by the Southern Nevada Health District, Get Healthy Clark County provides tips, information and resources for all Southern Nevada residents.

December Calendar of Events
December 2010 Calendar of Events for Las Vegas

Las Vegas Family History Center
Las Vegas's Family History Center provides classes and information on genealogy, historical records and training schedules.

February Calendar of Events
December 2010 Calendar of Events for Las Vegas

March Calendar of Events
March 2011 Calendar of Events for Las Vegas

First Fridays
First Fridays have become the in the know event for those in the know. If you're not in the know have no fear, for this guide will provide you access to information on all the events, happenings and goings ons that have made First Friday's not just Nevada's premier art festival, but also on of the best parties in a town known for partying.

May 8th - 14th 2011
May 2011 Las Vegas Calendar

June 2011 Las Vegas Calendar
June 2011 Las Vegas Calendar

Station Casinos' Fourth of July Blast
A long standing Las Vegas tradition, the Station Casino's Fourth of July Blast will once again shine down on Southern Nevada. This nine minute show will feature fireworks exploding simultaneously over five of the Stations properties including Aliante Station, Green Valley Ranch, Fiesta Rancho, Texas Station and Red Rock Resort.

The Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade
It should be of no surprise that master planned community Summerlin has one of the best 4th of July parades in the Las Vegas Valley. This year marks the 17th year this master planned community has celebrated America's birthday with the Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade, which continues to be the largest 4th of July parade in Southern Nevada.

Henderson's 4th of July Celebration
Once again Las Vegas' biggest suburb will celebrate America's birthday with one of the Valley's best fireworks shows. Known throughout Las Vegas as one of the best family events of the year, Henderson's 4th of July Celebration is the best place to grab a blanket, a picnic basket and the kiddies and watch the sun set and the sky light up

July Festivals and Events
July 2011 Las Vegas Calendar

August Festivals and Events
This Calendar of Events and Festivals will help you plan outings, family fun and shopping for the month of August.

Las Vegas Concerts in August
Las Vegas proudly lays claim to the title Entertainment Capital of the World. Gambling, dining, drinking, clubbing and shows dominate the agenda. Add in national and regional musical performers and Las Vegas can also lay claim to the title Concert Capital of the World. Use this monthly concert listing calendar to plan your musical enlightenment,...

Las Vegas Show Calendar
Nobody ever said that being a resident of Las Vegas meant you couldn't enjoy the Entertainment Capital of the World. Whether it is the acrobatic mastery of Cirque du Soleil or the titillating taboo of Crazy Horse Paris or Thunder From Down Under this show schedule will help you plan your next trip down to the bright lights of the Las Vegas...

Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open
For the fourth consecutive year the singer/actor brings his considerable celebrity to the 2011 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open Championship Pro-Am, a charitable golf tourney running from September 25th – October 3rd at the TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas. A week of fun, golf, parties all dedicated to helping The Shriners...

September Festivals and Events
This Calendar of Events and Festivals will help you plan outings, family fun and shopping for the month of September.

Labor Day Weekend
Labor weekend marks the last big hurrah for Las Vegas' summer season. Upwards of two million visitors converge on our city in the desert over the three day extended weekend. to take advantage of the boom, casinos and resorts are upping the ante with celebrity pool parties, great concerts and fun deals across town. Yet we locals need not fret, as...

Las Vegas Concerts in September
Las Vegas proudly lays claim to the title Entertainment Capital of the World. Gambling, dining, drinking, clubbing and shows dominate the agenda. Add in national and regional musical performers and Las Vegas can also lay claim to the title Concert Capital of the World. Use this monthly concert listing calendar to plan your musical enlightenment,...

Thanksgiving Dinner at Las Vegas Resort Restaurants
Whether you want to dine in or take a great meal home to the family, these guides will provide you all the information you need to make this Thanksgiving the tastiest yet.Feel a bit like a tourist at these resort restaurants offering Thanksgiving Day meals.

Las Vegas Concerts in October
Las Vegas proudly lays claim to the title Entertainment Capital of the World. Gambling, dining, drinking, clubbing and shows dominate the agenda. Add in national and regional musical performers and Las Vegas can also lay claim to the title Concert Capital of the World. Use this monthly concert listing calendar to plan your musical enlightenment,...

October Festivals and Events
This Calendar of Events and Festivals will help you plan outings, family fun and shopping for the month of October.

Best Las Vegas Restaurants for Thanksgiving
Las Vegas remains one of the best cities in the United States to spend Thanksgiving weekend. Many come to visit family, some take advantage of the extra days off and bring the entire family for a quick fall vacation and us Las Vegans celebrate with family, at home or out at Las Vegas restaurants.

Las Vegas for Kids
From parks to kid-appropriate shows to kid-friendly hotels, the Las Vegas for Kids website will provide you with all the information you need to make sure the kids always have something to do.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Las Vegas Non-Resort Restaurants
Whether you want to dine in or take a great meal home to the family, these guides will provide you all the information you need to make this Thanksgiving the tastiest yet.Feel a bit like a tourist at these resort restaurants offering Thanksgiving Day meals.

Free Christmas Attractions
Las Vegas has long been known for its mastery of spectacle. The city is the brightest place on Earth and every Holiday season the razzle and dazzle is plussed. From spectacular holiday lights extravaganzas to the holiday themed music selections at the Fountains of Bellagio, Las Vegas is one of the most festive places south of the North Pole.The...

February Concert Calendar
Las Vegas is home of some of the best concert venues around. From the Joint at Hard Rock to the Boulevard Pool at Cosmopolitan, top notch performers abound at cutting edge concert halls. Every month I'll be listing the best concerts to come through Las Vegas. February is dominated by the hell raising Motley Crue whose residency at The Joint at...

February Festivals and Events
February Events in Vegas. Many of these vents are free of charge and most are family friendly. Times, locations and price are subject to change so always make sure to check the events website before making plans. I hope you enjoy these events and if you are an event coordinator who wishes to be included in this calendar please email me with the...

The Best Things To Do On Valentine's Day
Las Vegas may not immediately jump out as one of the most romantic cities on Earth, but a closer look provides numerous options to impress your special someone. From the amazing dining to shows and day trips, Las Vegas has enough romance to last a dozen Valentine's Days. Better yet, the innumerable things Vegas has to offer allow one to think...

March Madness in Vegas
Every March the boys of college basketball come together for the NCAA Tournament more commonly known as March Madness. In Las Vegas March Madness is a huge deal. It is the second busiest event in sportsbooks across the Valley after the Super Bowl, brings in tons of tourism dollars, generates millions of brackets and is frankly one of my favorite...

March Festivals and Events
March marks the beginning of great things in Las Vegas. The weather has warmed up, March Madness draws thousands of visitors and fans and St. Patrick's Day provides a hedonistic holiday in the middle of the month. Use this Las Vegas Calendar to plan your comings and goings for the month of March.

April Festivals and Events
April brings Spring back to Las Vegas and with it outdoor activities. This months festivals and events features numerous outdoor activities from the Clark County Fair and Rodeo to numerous farmers' markets and other awesome outdoor events.

World Series of Poker
For football it is the Super Bowl, for hockey The Stanley Cup and for poker it is the WSOP, aka the World Series of Poker. Each fall this mega event, nearly a year in the making descends upon Las Vegas and with it come pro and amateur poker players from across the globe. These men and women have one mission, to rise to the top to be the world's...

4th of July Parades in Las Vegas
Las Vegas has some great ways to celebrate the 4th of July. With numerous fireworks displays to brighten up the night sky and illuminate the mountains that surround our city, few places I've been to can match the wonder and amazement of Las Vegas on Independence Day. While fireworks are the perennial favorite, the great 4th of July parades,...

Las Vegas Fireworks Laws
Fireworks and the 4th of July go hand in hand, but here in Las Vegas we live under the constant threat of drought that requires a higher level of vigilance and responsibility when it comes to fireworks. To that end I've reviewed the statutes governing the use of fireworks in the Las Vegas Valley.

Boulder City Damboree Celebration
Featuring a pancake breakfast, a parade, a legendary water fight, games, booths and concession stands and of course fireworks the Boulder City Damboree Celebration remains one of the best ways to celebrate Independence Day in the Las Vegas Valley.

4th of July Fireworks in Las Vegas
Few places have better Independence Day fireworks displays than Las Vegas. While many municipalities across the country are limited simply to city run, tax payer funded 4th of July Celebrations, we Las Vegans are blessed with the Casinos.

June Festivals and Events
The weather grows hotter, the kids are out of school and the summer season is in full swing. Here are my picks for the best things to do in and around Las Vegas this June.

4th of July in Las Vegas
So you're one of those planner types. You like to know the what, where, who, when and why way in advance. Well Mr. (and Mrs and Miss) Attention to Detail you are in luck, at least when it comes to planning this 4th of July in Las Vegas. From parades to fireworks to sports to a bit of history, these 4th of July events and articles will help you...

Rock of Vegas
Each summer the folks who run the Fremont Street Experience bring us Las Vegans one of the best Free events of the summer. For 100 days starting on May 26th and running all the way to Labor Day Weekend Fremont Street in Downtown is home to "Rock of Vegas." This years theme is 80's hair metal gods. For those of us of a certain age, this author...

The Outdoor Picture Show
There are a ton of reasons to love The District at Green Valley Ranch. Shopping, food, music and all the rest, but for my ... um not money (it is FREE) the best thing The District has to offer is the Outdoor Picture Show. Free family films on the green. Grab a blanket and a picnic basket for all the flicks. Showings are every Friday and Saturday...

Tuesday Afternoon at the Bijou
Las Vegas is chock full of great FREE movie series. While most cater to families with small children this ongoing film series at the Clark County Library is catered more to seniors and adults with a thirst for older films.

Movies in the Square
If you love free movies with the kids then you're in luck as another Las Vegas family summer fave returns this June to the Town Center. This summer's Movies in the Square brings some of the biggest family movie hits to the big screen every Thursday night at sundown. Best of all it is free. This season starts on June 7th and runs all the way til...

A Monday Moment In Time
Yes folks, the Clark County Library system's Summerlin library has a lot more going on that musty old books and elderly librarians shushing you for laughig too loud. One Monday a month in the theater, they encourage you to laugh loudly to some of the classic comedies of old.

Movie Madness
North Las Vegas won't be left out of the free movie game this summer, and that is good news for those of us who live int he northeast part of the Valley. Movie Madness runs from from April 13th until October 5th one Friday a month. Movies begin at dusk, but festivities and vendors will be there starting at 6:30 PM. I've linked to reviews of the...

Movie in the Park
As Spring returns and the temperatures grow warmer once more, Las Vegas sees the return of the numerous free movie events that dot the calendar. One of the first on the social docket is City of Las Vegas sponsored movies at Centennial Hills Park hosted by Ward 6 Councilman and former Mayoral candidate Steven Ross.

Sunday Movie Matinee
If you really wanted to, you could head to on of the many locations of the Clark County Library System just about any day of the week to see a free movie. The Sunday Movie Matinee at the Clark County Library main branch rounds out there free movie series with films for families. Movies are shown in the Storyroom and begin at 2:00 PM. So grab the...

Free Movies in Las Vegas
Las Vegas is home to numerous Free Movie Series. From classic films at the Clark County Library to new animated family favorites on the green at The District at Green Valley Ranch, Las Vegas has no shortage of movie showings that will please any movie goer regardless of age.

July Festivals and Events
July Las Vegas Calendar: The weather grows hotter, the kids are out of school and the summer season is in full swing. Here are my picks for the best things to do in and around Las Vegas this July.

Las Vegas Sports Calendar
Las Vegas isn't known as a mecca for pro sports. I even wrote on the slim chances that we'll ever see a pro franchise come to the Valley. I guess it is the price to be paid for all the other great things we can do in Vegas like Sports Betting, Table Games and all night partying. While we may never become a great sports city, we do have quite a...

Las Vegas Concerts in September by Date
September Concerts in Vegas by Date. Use this monthly concert listing calendar to plan your musical enlightenment, purchase tickets and enrich your life with some great music.

Las Vegas Show Deals for September
This guide will point you to some of the best Las Vegas Show Ticket deals available online for September. So peruse the deals and buy now as most of these shows will sell out. Have fun and Vote for Las Vegas' Best Show.

Las Vegas Concerts in November by Date
November Concerts in Vegas by Date. Use this monthly concert listing calendar to plan your musical enlightenment, purchase tickets and enrich your life with some great music.

Las Vegas Concerts in November
November brings cooler temperatures to Las Vegas, but in concert halls and auditoriums across the Valley the musical selections are heating up big time.

Las Vegas Concerts in October By Date
Las Vegas proudly lays claim to the title Entertainment Capital of the World. Gambling, dining, drinking, clubbing and shows dominate the agenda. Add in national and regional musical performers and Las Vegas can also lay claim to the title Concert Capital of the World. Use this monthly concert listing calendar to plan your musical enlightenment,...

Things to Do For Thanksgiving in Vegas
Thanksgiving is one of the busiest weekends of the year for Las Vegas. While it brings family, fun and stress it also brings numerous amazing activities to a town where great things re common. Here is my list of fun and interesting things to do in Las Vegas over the holiday weekend. Enjoy and drop me a note letting me know what you are doing.

Las Vegas Concerts in December
December is a time for holiday cheer and New Years joy. Across the Valley concert halls big and small don't care a whit about whether you've been naughty or nice, in fact some bands like A Perfect Circle and Megadeth prefer you to be naughty. So regardless of how good or bad you've been in 2012 come celebrate the holidays with a great show.

Las Vegas Concerts in December By Date
December is a time for holiday cheer and New Years joy. Across the Valley concert halls big and small don't care a whit about whether you've been naughty or nice, in fact some bands like A Perfect Circle and Megadeth prefer you to be naughty. So regardless of how good or bad you've been in 2012 come celebrate the holidays with a great show.

Las Vegas Concerts in January
The New Year is upon us and if the Mayan Prophecy turned out to be as much hype as Y2K then hopefully you've managed to keep up with your New Year's Resolutions. If so what better way to reward yourself than with tickets to a great show. At concert venues across the Valley this January, bands and solo acts take to the stage to thrill and...

Las Vegas Concerts in January By Date
The New Year is upon us and if the Mayan Prophecy turned out to be as much hype as Y2K then hopefully you've managed to keep up with your New Year's Resolutions. If so what better way to reward yourself than with tickets to a great show. At concert venues across the Valley this January, bands and solo acts take to the stage to thrill and...

The Songs of the Fountains of Bellagio at Christmas
The Fountains of Bellagio have become one of Las Vegas' most watched attractions. Below is a list of the songs that have been featured during this aquatic extravaganza. Each Christmas the Fountains change their tunes to some amazing holiday classics.

Las Vegas Christmas Facts
You already know that Las Vegas is unlike any other city in the world. In fact that's probably why you live here, are considering moving here or are a frequent visitor. So it will come as no surprise that Christmas in Las Vegas is unlike Christmas anywhere int he world.

L - Las Vegas A to Z
The Letter L. Las Vegas has so much going on at any one time that it can make living and working in the Valley a bit overwhelming. To that end I have created a comprehensive glossary of all things Las Vegas. To make searching and finding information in the glossary easy and intuitive I have broken it up by letter. Please feel free to comment, make suggestions for additions and generally make your opinion known.

New Year's Eve In Las Vegas
There is no city in America where New Year's Eve reaches the pinnacle of awesome more than Las Vegas. The sheer volume of amazing things to do stagger the mind and make a comprehensive guide to New Year's celebrations and things to do impossible. Therefore I have compiled a list of some of the best things to do this December 31st.

Las Vegas Concerts in February
So you've managed to survive another New Year's Celebration in Las Vegas. Hopefully you've managed to keep to your resolutions and it is time to reward yourself with some great concert tickets for February.

Las Vegas Concerts in February By Date
So you've managed to survive another New Year's Celebration in Las Vegas. Hopefully you've managed to keep to your resolutions and it is time to reward yourself with some great concert tickets for February.

O - Las Vegas A to Z
The Letter O. Las Vegas has so much going on at any one time that it can make living and working in the Valley a bit overwhelming. To that end I have created a comprehensive glossary of all things Las Vegas. To make searching and finding information in the glossary easy and intuitive I have broken it up by letter. Please feel free to comment, make suggestions for additions and generally make your opinion known.

Must See Shows for Valentine's Day in Las Vegas.
So maybe everyone , especially Las Vegas residents, need to see the romantic opportunities that exist here in the Valley and bring the romance this February 15th. Consider me your Cupid. I'll give you some great ideas for romantic shows, for sexy and naughty shows, for funny shows or for a classic Las Vegas show that you may not have seen yet....

Las Vegas 51's Schedule
Each Spring the boys of summer come to Cashman Field and bring with them the crack of the bats, the rounding of the bases and hotdogs, beers, fireworks and fun. The Las Vegas 51's are a New York Mets AAA team and each year Las Vegans get to see the next generation of up and comers.

Las Vegas 51's Schedule
Each Spring the boys of summer come to Cashman Field and bring with them the crack of the bats, the rounding of the bases and hotdogs, beers, fireworks and fun. The Las Vegas 51's are a New York Mets AAA team and each year Las Vegans get to see the next generation of up and comers.

Las Vegas 51s Promo Schedule
Each season the Las Vegas 51s home games bring pro level baseball to Las Vegas and there is much rejoicing. In addition to thrilling cracks of the bats and miracle catches the Las Vegas 51s have some great promos to reward loyal fans. Listed below is the promo schedule for the 2013 season.

P - Las Vegas A to Z
The Letter P. Las Vegas has so much going on at any one time that it can make living and working in the Valley a bit overwhelming. To that end I have created a comprehensive glossary of all things Las Vegas. To make searching and finding information in the glossary easy and intuitive I have broken it up by letter. Please feel free to comment, make suggestions for additions and generally make your opinion known.

Las Vegas Concerts in March By Date
Spring is imminent and Las Vegas concert season is heating up big time. The month starts if big with Bob Weir, Grateful Dead legend at The Pearl at the Palms. CeeLo Green continues his hot new residency show Loberace at Planet Hollywood, along with R&B superstars Boyz II Men at The Mirage.

Las Vegas Concerts in March By Date
Spring is imminent and Las Vegas concert season is heating up big time. The month starts if big with Bob Weir, Grateful Dead legend at The Pearl at the Palms. CeeLo Green continues his hot new residency show Loberace at Planet Hollywood, along with R&B superstars Boyz II Men at The Mirage.

Las Vegas Show Calendar
Nobody ever said that being a resident of Las Vegas meant you couldn't enjoy the Entertainment Capital of the World. Whether it is the acrobatic mastery of Cirque du Soleil or the titillating taboo of Crazy Horse Paris or Thunder From Down Under this show schedule will help you plan your next trip down to the bright lights of the Las Vegas...

Las Vegas Show Deals for March
But fun in Las Vegas can be fun that's why this guide to Las Vegas Show Rickets in March will help you to have fun and save money. Click on the highlighted link to buy tickets at great discount prices.

Las Vegas Concerts in March
As spring approaches an the weather grows warmer several amazing things return to Las Vegas. Pool season begins with a bang bringing the return of Las Vegas Pool Parties. It is also the time of year when Day Trips to Mt. Charleston, Red Rock Canyon and The Grand Canyon are at their peak. Perhaps the best of all, at least from the perspective of...

Daniel Tosh
Daniel Tosh, who very much falls in the offensive comedic mold, was born in Germany but moved with preacher father and the rest of the Tosh clan to Titusville, Florida, within earshot of the Kennedy Space Center. After growing up in Florida, the “hot, flat and dumb” state, Daniel Tosh moved to Los Angeles where his comedy career began to soar....

Vinnie Favorito at The Flamingo
Vinnie is an improv superstar who skewers current events while involving and usually insulting the audience. What a job Favorito has. People pay him to get insulted. Put him on stage and we all laugh, but meet him on the street and his antics will likely result in fisticuffs and broken noses.

AVN Awards in Las Vegas
In a sea of overdone, over-hyped and most certainly overdressed awards shows, the AVN Awards are a treat of a decidedly different flavor. Returning for its annual visit in January, the Adult Video News Awards celebrate, you guessed it, naughty movies.

The National Finals Rodeo
Each December the National Finals Rodeo (known as NFR by locals and fans) gallops into the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV. Dubbed the Super Bowl of rodeo sports the NFR is put on by the Professional Rodeo Cowboy's Association. Usually held the first full week of December, the NFR is one of the biggest draws and has a huge economic impact on Las Vegas.

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