The fifth annual Life Is Beautiful Music & Art Festival will be held in Downtown Las Vegas. The three-day music, art, culinary and learning festival creates a multi-genre experience. The lineup of culinary programming and experiences include award-winning chefs and restaurants. The art programs showcases murals and installations that provide a memorable, interactive and inspiring experience for attendees. Performances will include Chance the Rapper, Muse, Gorillaz and Blink-182. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit lifeisbeautifulfestival.com.
AUG 26, 11AM-1PM
New Image Advanced Laser Skin Center will host the Harvest Celebration benefiting Three Square. Enjoy gourmet food and champagne with giveaways and specials. Guests donating a minimum of three nonperishable items will get an additional raffle ticket in the drawing for laser services, botox and filler. The celebration will take place at New Image Advanced Laser Skin Center located at The Parkway, 7455 W. Washington Ave., Suite 400. RSVP by calling 702.697.7991 or visiting NewImageLasVegas.com. New Image will be accepting donations for Three Square through Thanksgiving.
The fourth annual Las Vegas 2017 Southwestern Women’s Expo will be held at Cashman Center sponsored by Sephora. Presented by Las Vegas Woman magazine, the Women’s Motivational Conference will inspire. There will be celebrity meet & greets, entertainment, door prizes, samples and discounts featuring the very best in shopping, fashion, food, entertainment, cosmetics, travel, health and wellness. Spend time getting pampered with complimentary spa treatments and massages while enjoying the fashion shows and indulging in retail therapy. For more info, visit WomensExpoVegas.com.
SEPT 19, 5 to 9PM
The 13th annual Las Vegas Largest Mixer will be held at Texas Station Hotel & Casino with the luxury lounge sponsored by Las Vegas Woman magazine. Join Las Vegas area chambers of commerce and business organizations for the ultimate business networking event. Connect with 1,500 people representing a wide spectrum of the Southern Nevada business community. The LV Mixer is open to the entire business community. Visit LVMixer.com for more info.
SEPT 27, 6:30PM
Go, Dog, Go! will be performed in the Reynolds Hall at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts. Bring the family to see the adventures from P.D. Eastman’s beloved preschool book come to life in this frolicking, musical dog party. Featuring eye-popping props and costumes with imaginative set pieces, this show is full of surprises, vaudeville, clowning and, of course, six loveable dogs. Children will love this musical romp with cars, hats, a moonlit boat ride and even a wild game of ball. They’ll learn some important life lessons in between innings too. For more info, visit thesmithcenter.com.
OCT 7, 10AM
American Cancer Society is presenting Construction vs. Cancer Las Vegas at Symphony Park. Children affected by cancer will be given the opportunity to sit in and help operate a piece of equipment such as a backhoe, dozer or excavator. Construction vs. Cancer Las Vegas is a unique fundraising event that provides a festive, fair-like atmosphere for young cancer patients and their families. For more info, visit constructionvscancer.org.
OCT 8, OCT 14, & OCT 15, 1PM
Cirque du Soleil and Nevada Ballet Theatre present “A Choreographers’ Showcase” at Mystère Theatre in Treasure Island. This dynamic partnership of two leading cultural institutions will debut dozens of bold new works combining raw athleticism, exquisite grace and kinetic movement. “A Choreographers’ Showcase” is also celebrating its 10th anniversary. Tickets are available at the Treasure Island box office or by calling 702.894.7722. For more information, visit nevadaballet.org.
OCT 14, 7:30 PM
The Las Vegas Philharmonic will present Oktoberfest – Cabrera Conducts Beethoven, Mozart & Bruckner in Reynolds Hall at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts. Three masters will be showcased in this striking program that combines some of the most prolific composers. Clarinetist Cory Tiffin will step into the spotlight with Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto. The pre-concert conversation will be held at 6:30 p.m. in Reynolds Hall. Tickets are available at the Smith Center box office, calling 702.749.2000 or online at lvphil.org.
OCT 21, 8AM
In honor of October as National Disabilities Awareness month, New Vista will host the inaugural Las Vegas Walk-n-Roll, an All Abilities Festival to be held at the New Vista Ranch. The event will benefit Las Vegas-based nonprofit organizations serving the local IDD community including AzulBlue, Gracie’s House, Project Angel Faces, Project 4 Humanity, The Just One Project and New Vista. The walk-n-roll (wheelchairs, bikes, skates) will open the festival, which will include all-day celebrations with local Las Vegas celebrities, bands, dancing, carnival rides, midway games, beer garden and pet garden. For more information, visit NewVistaNV.org.
OCT 26, 6PM
Celebrating 51 years, St. Jude’s Ranch for Children will be holding its Nite of Stars Sapphire Soiree Blue Tie Event at Keep Memory Alive Event Center. The elegant evening will include dinner, entertainment, auctions and more to benefit abused and neglected children at St. Jude’s Ranch for Children. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.stjudesranch.org/events.