St. Patrick’s Day Edition: Community Calendar, March 14-24


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LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – This week we have a special St. Patrick’s Day edition of the Community Calendar. It’s got everything you love about the weekly list of things to do in the Las Vegas Valley, plus bonus party activities!

Where to go for live music, family entertainment, local farmers markets or new ways to get some fresh air and soak up the sun – a great weekend with friends and family is never difficult to accomplish with the help of our community calendar.

Here we highlight community events the whole family can enjoy for less than $25.

ARTS QUARTER, DOWNTOWN

St. Patrick’s ShamRock Bash
Enjoy free festive entertainment at the Fremont Street Experiences St. Patrick’s Day Celebration. Some of the experiences include a firefighter parade and challenge, flash mob, Celtic dancers, drink specials, and live music. 19 bands will perform at ShamRock, including The Arcana Kings, Celtic Rockers, Whiskey Galore, Finnegan’s Wake, Darby O’Gill and the Little People, The Angry Brian’s and Swainn. Learn more about VegasExperience.com.

  • March 16-20
  • Fremont Street Experience
  • Free

CENTRAL VALLEY

St. Patrick’s Day Treats at Pinkbox Donuts
Pinkbox offers a selection of festive creations! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with treats sweeter than a pot of gold. They will be available for purchase from March 1-17 at locations throughout the Valley and in Primm.

  • March 1-17
  • 3990 East Sunset Road in Southeast Las Vegas
  • 10510 Southeast Avenue in Henderson
  • 7531 West Lake Mead Blvd in Summerlin Area
  • 9435 West Tropicana Avenue in Southwest Las Vegas
  • Inside Allegiant Stadium
  • Inside Siegel’s Bagelmania located at 252 Convention Center Drive
  • 31881 South Las Vegas Boulevard at Primm

Ayiti: Stories and Songs from Haiti with Inez Barlatier and her family band
Happening at West Las Vegas Library on March 20 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Here’s the description on the library’s website: Hailing from Miami, Inez Barlatier is a multi-faceted performer of Ayisyen (Haitian) decent. In Ayiti: Stories and Songs from Haiti, she celebrates Haitian art and culture through energetic drumming and singing, colorful costumes and traditional dances, folk tales and visual arts. Songs and phrases in Creole explore themes of community and gratitude. Joined on stage by her father, Jan Sebon, Ayisyan master percussionist and other talented young artists, Inez takes the children on a journey to a land rich in history that is often overlooked.

  • March 20th
  • 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • West Las Vegas Library at 951 West Lake Mead Boulevard
  • 5-11 years old
  • Free and open to the public. Space may be limited and tickets may be required. For more information, please call the library branch at (702) 507-3980

EASTERN VALLEY

St. Patrick’s Day Treats at Pinkbox Donuts
Pinkbox offers a selection of festive creations! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with treats sweeter than a pot of gold. They will be available for purchase from March 1-17 at locations throughout the Valley and in Primm.

  • March 1-17
  • 3990 East Sunset Road in Southeast Las Vegas
  • 10510 Southeast Avenue in Henderson
  • 7531 West Lake Mead Blvd in Summerlin Area
  • 9435 West Tropicana Avenue in Southwest Las Vegas
  • Inside Allegiant Stadium
  • Inside Siegel’s Bagelmania located at 252 Convention Center Drive
  • 31881 South Las Vegas Boulevard at Primm

Smash Bros Tournament
Will be held at the East Las Vegas Library on March 14 from 4-6 p.m. 12-17 years old

  • March 14
  • 4-6 p.m.
  • East Las Vegas Library at 2851 East Bonanza Road
  • Free
  • 12-17 years old

Tween Tuesday: Comic Book Club
Happens at the Clark County Library on March 15 from 4-5 p.m. Here’s the description from the library’s website: Looking to hang out with your friends and do something? Then look no further than Tween Tuesdays! Today we’re going to be looking at comics and graphic novels. Don’t forget to bring your favorite to share!

  • March 15
  • 4-5 p.m.
  • Clark County Library at 1401 East Flamingo Road
  • Free

Women Take the Lead: Women’s Equality Reflected in the Arts
A film screening at the Clark County Library on March 16 from 7-8 p.m. These benefits go far beyond the usual benefits of exercise. This film includes interviews and lively salsa performances. Duration: 55 minutes. Free entry and open to the public. For more information, please call 702-507-3459.

  • March 16
  • 7-8 p.m.
  • Clark County Library at 1401 East Flamingo Road
  • Free

The Women’s Adventure Film Tour 2021/2022
Will be held at the Clark County Library on March 19 from 2-4 p.m. Here’s the description from the library’s website: The Women’s Adventure Film Tour is a celebration of the inspiring women around us who are doing amazing things in the name of adventure. This Australian short film festival started in 2017 and has become a worldwide success with screenings in Australia, New Zealand, United States of America, Canada, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Italy, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan and India. and more. Enjoy an afternoon of girly adventure movies and bring your friends! The program is free and open to the public. For more information, please call 702.507.3459.

  • March 19
  • 2 p.m.-4 p.m.
  • Clark County Library at 1401 East Flamingo Road
  • Free

Ken Kline: Still life
Hailing from Las Vegas, Ken Kline uses trompe l’oeil techniques to create realistic still lifes of personal and family objects. “My goal is to create topics that will be interesting. Every viewer may find some more appealing than others. I construct each oil painting on board using personal and family items that are treasured keepsakes,” he said. Kline’s work is on view at the Whitney Library through March 29.

  • Whitney Library at 5175 E. Tropicana Ave.
  • Free and open to the public.

LAS VEGAS NORTH

Remains by Bryan Ritchie
An art exhibit featuring the work of Bryan Ritchie inside the Artspace gallery on the floor above the main entrance to the Las Vegas North Campus of the College of Southern Nevada. The show is free and open to the public.

  • Until March 19
  • Artist talk and reception on March 14 from 8 to 8 p.m.
  • Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • CSN Campus at 3200 East Cheyenne Avenue

NORTHWEST LAS VEGAS, SUMMERLIN

Companion to the Desert: 2021 Focus on the Nevada Photo Showcase
Photographs selected for the annual Desert Companion Focus on Nevada Photo Contest. The photos, submitted by amateur and professional photographers, capture the spirit of Nevada through images of the desert landscape and wildlife, the signature Las Vegas architecture, and the people who live and work here. Desert Companion is an urban magazine with award-winning journalism and lifestyle design that celebrates the pursuits, passions and aspirations of people in Southern Nevada. On display at the Centennial Hills Library until March 27.

  • Until March 27
  • Centennial Hills at 6711 North Buffalo Drive
  • Free and open to the public

SOUTH VALLEY, HENDERSON

St. Patrick’s Day Treats at Pinkbox Donuts
Pinkbox offers a selection of festive creations! Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with treats sweeter than a pot of gold. They will be available for purchase from March 1-17 at locations throughout the Valley and in Primm.

  • March 1-17
  • 3990 East Sunset Road in Southeast Las Vegas
  • 10510 Southeast Avenue in Henderson
  • 7531 West Lake Mead Blvd in Summerlin Area
  • 9435 West Tropicana Avenue in Southwest Las Vegas
  • Inside Allegiant Stadium
  • Inside Siegel’s Bagelmania located at 252 Convention Center Drive
  • 31881 South Las Vegas Boulevard at Primm

Donuts Pinkbox

Pinkbox Donuts is offering St. Patrick’s Day treats from March 1-17, 2022. (Photo: Pinkbox Donuts)

Henderson Spring Forward Family Music Festival
A brand new family music festival is coming to the town of Henderson. According to the city, the Henderson Spring Forward Family Music Festival is a family-friendly event with festivities for children of all ages. The Amazing Max, a popular children’s magician and comedian featured on Nickelodeon, National Geographic’s “Brain Games” and “America’s Got Talent,” will host the free festival featuring the following award-winning children’s performers and musical artists, including Inez Barlatier, Brady Rymer, The Lucky Bunch, The Secret Agency! and Jazzy Ash & Leaping Lizards. Learn more about CityOfHenderson.com

  • March 19
  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Water Street Plaza at 240 Water Street South
  • Free

Henderson Farmers Markets
Buy fresh produce and healthy handmade goods from a curated collection of local merchants. The town of Henderson is setting up a rotation of farmers markets at different locations, each with their own special experiences – from group fitness classes to family activities, and more. The market hours are as follows:

  • Cornerstone Park (1600 Wigwam Pkwy.): Tuesdays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; first and third Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Water Street Plaza (240 S. Water St.): Thursdays 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Mission Hills Park (551 Mission Dr.): Wednesdays from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Dollar Loan Center (200 S. Green Valley Pkwy.): Last Friday of the month from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.,



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Grover Z. Barnes