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All activities are subject to change. For links to facilities, programs, classes and activities in the current Beyond the Neon guide, go online to www.lasvegasparksandrec.com or for more information call 702-229-PLAY. Most activities require advance registration. Register today to build your healthy lifestyle! Parents can subscribe here to receive a monthly email, or text LV PARENTS to 468-311, about upcoming events and activities for their kids.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wards 4 & 6 National Night Out Celebration (all ages)

 

 

 

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

 

 

 

Free and open to the public.

 

 

 

Mountain Crest Park, 4701 N. Durango Drive

 

 

 

Bring the family to enjoy fun, games, music, public safety demonstrations and refreshments while supplies last. Sponsored by the city of Las Vegas, Clark County and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. See the flier.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Folkloric Dance Workshops (all ages)

 

 

 

Thursday, Oct. 4 & 11, 6 to 7 p.m.

 

 

 

Free and open to the public; no advance registration required.

 

 

 

East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515.

 

 

 

Celebrate Hispanic culture by learning traditional Mexican regional folk dances. For more information, call 702-229-4248.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ward 6 Movie in the Park
Friday, Oct. 5, 6:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Centennial Hills Park Amphitheatre, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive
Bring the family to enjoy a movie under the stars, along with free popcorn and water while supplies last. Movie to be announced. Food trucks will have refreshments available for purchase. Lawn seating; bring low chairs and blankets to be more comfortable. For more information, please call 702-229-5436.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ward 4 Coffee with a Cop
Monday, Oct. 8, 9 to 10:30 a.m.
The Omelet House, 2227 N. Rampart Blvd., 702-315-2828.
Join Ward 4 Councilman Stavros S. Anthony and members of local law enforcement for coffee and conversation. Let’s discuss your concerns. For more information, call 702-229-2524.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mondays with Michele

 

 

 

Monday, Oct. 8, noon to 6 p.m.

 

 

 

Free and open to the public.

 

 

 

Ward 6 Satellite Office in the Centennial Hills Community Center/YMCA, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive. Meet with Ward 6 Councilwoman Michele Fiore to discuss issues of interest to you, Ward 6 and the city of Las Vegas. No appointment needed. Call 702-229-5463 for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dula Gym Veterans Services Fair

 

 

 

Wednesday, Oct. 10, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

 

 

Free and open to all U.S. military veterans, reserves, National Guard and Merchant Marines.

 

 

 

Dula Gymnasium, 441 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6307.

 

 

 

U.S. military veterans are invited for a variety of services, including VA enrollment, benefits, medical, vision and dental screening; Job Connect; housing assistance; readjustment counseling; family life counseling; legal assistance; Social Security assistance; DMV assistance; employment interviews; pet check-ups and much more. Transportation available from several locations. Call 702-355-9348 for information or to volunteer. See the flier for more details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ward 1 Movie in the Park and Bob Baskin Park Rededication (all ages)

 

 

 

Friday, Oct. 12, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

 

 

 

Free and open to the public.

 

 

 

Bob Baskin Park, 2801 Oakey Blvd.

 

 

 

Bring the family to enjoy all the features of this renovated park plus a free family movie! Movie to be announced. Lawn seating; bring low-back chairs or blankets to be more comfortable.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

27th Annual Disability Awareness Day (all ages)
Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

 

 

Free and open to the public.
Sammy Davis Jr. Festival Plaza in Lorenzi Park, 720 Twin Lakes Drive, 702-229-2390.

 

 

 

Make this your one-stop shop for information regarding health, fitness and legal assistance for individuals with disabilities.  Enjoy a free wheelchair safety check and wash, free lunch, live entertainment and door prizes. Meet and greet elected officials and representatives from more than 60 organizations serving the disability community. Learn about available resources and receive information on a variety of topics of interest. October is National Disability Awareness Month. Sponsored by the Southern Nevada Center for Independent Living, The Challenger and the city of Las Vegas. Free lunch will be provided courtesy of Enterprise Holdings Foundation. Call 702-889-4216 or 702-229-4796 for more information. See the flier.

 

 

 

Ward 2 Trunk or Treat
Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Veterans Memorial Community Center parking lot, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive.
Fun, activities for all ages, costume parade, local entertainment, car show, community vendors and food trucks. Online $25 registration for the car show includes event T-shirt, dash plaque, goodie bag and raffle tickets for prizes and gift cards. Call 702-229-6405 for more information. See the flier. Click here for car show registration.

 

 

 

Hispanic Heritage Month Family Fiesta (all ages)
Saturday, Oct. 13, noon to 3 p.m.
Free and open to the public.

 

 

 

East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515.

 

 

 

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with a family festival at East Las Vegas. There will be games, face painting, food, entertainment, resource vendors, and fun activities for the entire family. This event is sponsored by Councilman Coffin, the city of Las Vegas, and neighborhood groups. If your organization is interested in being a vendor for this event, please send an email to rsaucedo@lasvegasnevada.gov for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ward 4 Trunk or Treat and Movie in the Park (all ages)

 

 

 

Friday, Oct. 19, 6 p.m.; movie begins at dusk.

 

 

 

Free and open to the public.

 

 

 

Police Memorial Park, 3250 Metro Academy Way.

 

 

 

Join Councilman Stavros S. Anthony to kick off the Halloween festivities early. Enjoy activities for all ages, including kids’ costume parade, trunk-or-treating, local live entertainment, raffles, community vendors and a family friendly movie. Free popcorn and water while supplies last. Bring your blanket or low-backed chairs to be more comfortable on the lawn. Food truck items will be available for purchase. Call 702-229-2524 for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ward 4/YMCA Trunk or Treat

 

 

 

Friday, Oct. 19, 6 p.m.

 

 

 

Free and open to the public.

 

 

 

Durango Hills Community Center/YMCA, 3521 N. Durango Drive.

 

 

 

Kick off your Halloween season at this annual family friendly trunk-or-treat event. Open to children of all ages. Free candy giveaways at each “trunk” while supplies last for those dressed in costume, plus free raffle prizes. Enjoy a bounce house, cake walk and games, too.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ward 3 Movie in the Park
Saturday, Oct. 20, movie starts at dusk.
Free and open to the public.
Justice Myron E. Leavitt and Jaycee Community Park, 2100 E. St. Louis Ave.
Bring the family to enjoy the PG-rated animated film "Despicable Me 3," as well as raffle prizes, water and popcorn while supplies last. Lawn seating; bring blankets or low chairs to be more comfortable.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Family Trunk-or-Treat and Creature Feature
Thursday, Oct. 25, 6 to 7 p.m. trunk-or-treat; 7:30 p.m. movie begins.

 

 

 

Free and open to the public; trunk-or-treating for children walking up to age 10, in costume.

 

 

 

Trunk-or-Treat in Lieburn Senior Canter parking lot, 6230 Garwood Ave.
PG-rated “Beetle Juice” creature feature in Mirabelli Park, just west of the community center.
Bring the children in costume to enjoy a safe trunk-or-treating event, followed by a creature feature on a huge outdoor screen. Call 702-229-6359 for more information. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Halloween Carnival and Trunk or Treat (ages walking to 11 years old)
Thursday, Oct. 25, 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.

 

 

 

East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515.

 

 

 

Enjoy the children’s costume contest, carnival games and safe trunk-or-treating at this annual event. Call 702-229-1515 for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

19th Annual Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International Soccer Tournament (U9-U16)

 

 

 

Friday-Sunday, Oct. 26-28.  Entry deadline Sept. 10.

 

 

 

Free for spectators of all ages. Team entry $650 U9-U10; $900 U11-U16.

 

 

 

Bettye Wilson Soccer Complex, 7353 Eugene Ave. (tournament headquarters) and other fields.

 

 

 

The platinum-ranked Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International Soccer Tournament is co-hosted by the city of Las Vegas and Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club. Last year’s tournament featured more than 500 teams from 14 U.S. States, Canada, Haiti and Mexico. Gold and silver levels are offered for boys and girls, with each team guaranteed three games. Individual awards are offered for first and second place. Spectators should bring their own seating, as thousands of people are expected to attend and participate; carpooling is encouraged as parking lots will fill up quickly. For complete details, visit http://lvmayorscup.com/ and follow on Twitter @LVMayorsCup.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ward 6 Safe Halloween Celebration (all ages)
Wednesday, Oct. 31, 6 to 8 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs, 9200 Tule Springs Road, 702-229-8100.

 

Bring the family to enjoy trunk-or-treating by flashlight, games for the kids, costume parade, hayrides, DJ music and community vendors. Food trucks will offer refreshments for sale.