Saturday, April 16, 2016

Our Local Events Guide To The Weekend (April 15th-17th) = Highland Games, Koba's Great Big Show Live and More!

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Join the party of the year with all of your favorite characters. Koba’s Great Big Show Live! stars Mike the Knight, Max & Ruby and Franklin. The unforgettable live musical experience features larger-than-life characters, amazing costumes, and original interactive songs for the entire family to enjoy. See them at The Henderson Pavilion this weekend - 4/16 and 4/17. Buy tickets here!

Saturday, April 16 | 5:30pm
Sunday, April 17 | 2pm

Ticket Pricing:
Adults $25 plus tax
Children $15 (ages 10 and under)

Henderson Pavilion
200 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Henderson, NV


*Beauty and the Beast performs April 8th-17th at The Smith Center.

Go here to get a family 4pk of orchestra or dress circle seats at our promotional price of $299 (before internet fee). OR you can save on the Internet fees by visiting the box office and using the code: Beast5.

Performance Schedule:
Friday, April 15th - 7:30 PM
Saturday, April 16th - 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM
Sunday, April 17th - 2:00 & 7:30 PM

Go here for more info!


*BabiesRUs is hosting a Ready, Set, Registry Event on April 16th from 1-2PM, The event will have games, giveaways and raffles! You can also create or update your registry with personalized help, learn about the newest must-haves, meet & mingle with other parents-to-be and more.


12th Celtic Gathering and Highland Games, and come see live music, taste traditional food, and check out our Athletics, Dance, and Bagpiping Competitions! The festival is held at the park Saturday & Sunday, with a Ceilidh party Friday night at a Hennessey's Tavern!

Ticket Pricing:
2 Day General Admission - $30
2 Day Senior Admission (Over 60) - $20
2 Day Military with ID - $20
2 Day Child (ages 5-12) - $10
1 Day General Admission - $15
1 Day Senior Admission (Over 60) - $10
1 Day Military with ID - $10
2 Day Child (ages 5-12) - $5
*Children under 5 are FREE!!!

Go here for a full schedule of events and more information!


*Lakeshore Learning FREE Saturday Craft from 11am -3pm. Aimed for children ages 3 and up. This Saturday, the FREE craft is How Does it Grow? Greenhouse. No reservations are required. More info here. If you cannot make this event, here is the instructions for how to do this on your own!

Print this coupon for 20% off a single non-sale item!

Saturday, April 16th 11AM-3PM

1243 W. Warm Springs Rd.

Henderson, NV 89014


*Michaels - is offering a deal on their Michaels Camp Creativity! Starting June 13th through July 29th, Michaels will be offering up new crafts each day on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, new themes each week, face paint Fridays and the kids can even create a Camp Journal!

Registration is required and space is limited. The cost per session is $5 in-store or online or $12 for 3 sessions in-store only. But, this Saturday April 16th only, they’re offering an early sign-up special of just $10 for 3 sessions whenever you register in-store! 

And the first 50 to register will get a FREE Drawstring Bag!

Here's the Schedule of Events for Michaels Camp Creativity:
Week 1 (6/13, 6/15, 6/17) – Land of the Dinosaurs
Week 2 (6/20, 6/22, 6/24) – Under the Sea
Week 3 (6/27, 6/29, 7/1) – Life on Pluto
Week 4 (7/4, 7/6, 7/8) – Castles and Princesses
Week 5 (7/11, 7/13, 7/15) – Pet City
Week 6 (7/18, 7/20, 7/22) – Woodland Forest
Week 7 (7/25, 7/27, 7/29) – All About Me


*Michaels - Drop in for Kids Club from 10-noon on Saturday, April 16th, where your little makers will make a Paper Butterfly Windsock. Just $2 per child for 30 minutes of creative, craft fun – supplies included!

Sign up in store or online, or just drop in. Space is limited. Parent or guardian must remain on premises during the event.

*Wet 'n Wild is open this weekend, Saturday 4/16 and Sunday, 4/17 from 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM.
Please note: Due to cooler temperatures in spring, the lazy river will not open to the public until mid-May. Paradise Falls children's area will shutdown 1 hour prior to scheduled park close on 8pm and 10pm operating days.


*Cowabunga Bay is now open weekends. Operating hours are 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Saturday, 4/16 and Sunday, 4/17. Saturdays in April are Marvel Super Hero Saturdays. Bring your camera to take pics from 11-5 with your favorite Marvel Super Hero and then play the day away! April 16th's hero is Spiderman and Thor!


Next week, more than 100 national parks will be waiving the entrance fees for National Park Week! Go to the National Park Service website for a list of participating parks. The National Park Service also has an easy-to-use directory of parks by name, location, activity and topic.

Entrance fees to National Parks will be waived again from August 25 through 28. Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included.


Famer's Markets

*Downtown3rd Farmers Market is Las Vegas’ biggest indoor farmers market.

The Downtown3rd Farmers Market showcases local Las Vegas farmers as well as many complementary enterprises such as private events, healthy lifestyle classes, art shows, and chef’s.

Located in the middle of the Las Vegas valley off of US-95 and Casino Center Drive. Located on the corner of North Casino Center Blvd. and E. Stewart Ave. in the copper-colored Downtown Transportation Building that has a clock tower. It is a one floor building and you will find us if you enter any door. The driving entrance is on E. Stewart Ave. Free parking available!

The Farmers Market takes place on Fridays from 9AM to 2PM.


*fresh52 farmers & artisan market is a friendly, open air market where neighbors and friends come together to celebrate their community.

Every Saturday and Sunday morning the market features choice vendors with pesticide free seasonal produce, freshly baked goods, gourmet olive oils, salsas, spices, sauces,nuts, handmade modern craft, artisans & more!

For more information - go here!


*Downtown Summerlin Farmers Market offers a wide selection of diverse and unusual fruits and vegetables not available through mainstream purveyors. 90% 

Date & Time: 
Saturdays 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Downtown Summerlin (The Pavilion - located on Festival Plaza Drive between Rosemary Park Drive and Oval Park Drive).


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