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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.

Las Vegas Show Calendar

On any given night in Las Vegas the show options abound. some highlights for this month include Jersey boys at the Palazzo, KA by Cirque du Soleil and Blue Man Group at the Venetian. All Month Long. Check Out These Las Vegas Tickets Deals.

Photos With The Easter Bunny at Green Valley Ranch

Every day from April 1st to the 7th, the District at Green Valley Ranch will be hosting the Easter Bunny as he preps for this years big holiday. From 11:00 AM to 4:00 Pm your kids can get pictures with this furry avatar of peace and good will across from the Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf. The District, April 1st to 7th from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Country Fresh Farmers Market

This Henderson farmers market staple now has two locations. The Thursday market runs from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and is located at. 240 Water Street in downtown Henderson, NV in the Events Plaza and the Friday market runs from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and is located at the at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Head down, grab some fresh produce, a home made jam or a spicy hot sauce. Thursdays and Fridays.

First Fridays

Part art festival and part street festival First Fridays occur, predictably, on the first Friday of every month. Centered on the revitalized heart of Downtown Las Vegas, First Fridays prove that Mayor Goodman's vision of downtown was a dream worth battling for. Friday the 6th at Fremont Street, Downtown from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM.

Music in the Square

The folks at Town Square continue their twice a month FREE concert series, featuring locals and regional acts. Think of it as a smaller, less adult First Fridays. Fridays April 6th & 20th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Botanical Gardens Tour at Lake Las Vegas

If you love plants or tinkering in your garden or maybe you're an herb-o-phile who amazes your family with culinary delights, then the Botanical Gardens Tour at Lake Las Vegas in Henderson is for you. Starting each Sunday at 9 AM this expert guided tour of the extensive collection of plants is a must see. Say hi to Randy when you're there. Call 702.567.6000 for blackout dates. Each Sunday at 9:00 AM.

Fresh 52's Farmers and Artisans Market

Bringing fresh produce, bread and art to Summerlin 52 Saturdays and Sundays a year, this farmers market is a must experience. The markets take place on Saturdays at the Tivoli Village from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM and Sundays from 8:30 AM to 2:00PM at Sansone Park Place. Take the kids and grandparents and make it a family event. Saturdays and Sundays.

ArtBeat Presented by Target

The Henderson Events Plaza hosts this re-curing event with the support of Target. Part family friendly cultural event. part concert, part crafts fair, this is a must do family event in Henderson. April 6th - Bow Wow Wow; April 13th - The Farm; April 27th - Big Sam's Funky Town. event at 6:30 PM. Concerts at 8:00 PM.

Tuesday Afternoons At the Bijou

This ongoing FREE movie series features a monthly theme and this month is a great one, as the movies of Bogart and Bacall come to the screen at Clark County library. Experience the greatness of this classic film duo. April 10th - The Big Sleep; April 17th - The Dark Passage; April 24th - Key Largo.

Mike Tyson: Spoken Word Guru?

What can you say but WOW to this one. One Time Heavy Weight Champion of the World, Mike Tyson takes to the stage at the MGM Grand for a semi residency where he'll speak about the ups, downs and general craziness of his life. If you like Charlie Sheen then this is the event for you. April 13th to 18th. Get Your Tickets Here.

Centennial Hills Free Movie Series

Free movies abound this month and Centennial Hills presents a free exhibition of the latest Dreamworks animated feature Puss in Boots. Friday, April 20th at 8:00 PM.

Henderson Heritage Parade and Festival

Celebrate 59 years of Henderson with an all day festival featuring a parade and arts, crafts and food. Come show your a proud Henderson-ite along side neighbors and friends and enjoy the weather before the mercury begins to creep to high. April 21st, 9:00 AM to Nighttime.

Pet Adoptions at Tiviloi Village

Head down to the big dog house to find the newest family friend. Adopting a pet can be one of the best things to do for you, your family and a furry new pal. Check out these Las Vegas Animal Shelters for more info on adopting. April 22nd, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

David Spade at the Venetian

David Spade may be small, but his wit is huge and biting and fricking hilarious. This former SNL standout returns to the Venetian for his on again off again "semi-residency." His show is hilarious and a must see for those who like their entertainment with a little insult. Friday April 27th and Saturday April 28th at 9:00 PM. Get Your Tickets Here.

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