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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. Centers will be closed Oct. 25 for holiday observance.

Neighborhood College – Session 3

Thursdays, 6 to 8 p.m., Sept. 19 through Oct. 17

Free and open to the public.

These are interactive and informative sessions to educate and engage residents. Learn how to connect to your councilperson and about resources available for residents, including business incentives, fun activities for kids and adults, grant opportunities, how to build your neighborhood association and more. Classes will take place at Las Vegas City Hall and other city centers. To see available classes and register, go online to http://lasvegasnevada.gov/neighborhood-college or call 702-229-2330 for more information.

 

Oct. 1 Remembrance Gathering (all ages)

Tuesday, Oct. 1, 10 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Las Vegas Community Healing Garden, 1015 S. Casino Center Blvd.

Join Mayor Carolyn Goodman and community members to honor the memory of shooting victims of the Oct. 1, 2017, tragedy in a candlelight reading of the names.

 

ReInvent Schools Las Vegas Fall Festival Celebration

Friday, Oct. 4, 4 to 6 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Lunt Elementary School, 2701 Harris St.

Enjoy free DJ music, family games, arts and crafts, and free refreshments while supplies last, along with a community health and resource fair. For more information, call 702-229-2072.

 

Ward 6 Movie in the Park

Friday, Oct. 4, 7 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Centennial Hills Park Amphitheater, 7171 N. Buffalo Drive at Deer Springs Way. 

Bring the family to enjoy “The House with a Clock in Its Walls” PG-rated movie under the stars. Lawn seating -- bring blankets or low chairs to be more comfortable. Call 702-229-5463 for more information.

 

Annual Bi-national Health Fair

Saturday, Oct. 5, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

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

Free and low-cost health services will be offered. For details, call Rebecca Aceves at 702-477-2755.

 

Ward 4 Coffee with a Cop

Monday, Oct. 7, 9 to 10:30 a.m.

Open to the public.

Kneaders, 7100 W. Craig Road.

Join Ward 4 Councilman Stavros S. Anthony and members of local law enforcement for coffee and conversation. For more information, call 702-229-2524.

 

Wards 4 & 6 National Night Out Celebration

Tuesday, Oct. 8, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Police Memorial Park, 3250 Metro Academy Way

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. Call 702-229-5463 or 702-229-2524 for more information.

 

Veterans Services Fair

Wednesday, Oct. 9, 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.

Services will include VA enrollment, VA benefits, VA medical, VA vision and VA dental screening, JobConnect, Goodwill, housing, readjustment counseling, family life counseling, legal assistance, Social Security, Department of Motor Vehicles, employment and interviews on site, pet check-ups, haircuts and more. See the flier. Contact Kelly Moshman at 702-355-9348 or Moshmankelly@gmail.com for details.

 

28th Annual Disability Awareness Day (all ages)

Saturday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Sammy Davis Jr. Festival Plaza at Lorenzi Park, 720 Twin Lakes Drive.

Bring the family to network and meet representatives from more than 60 organizations serving the disabled community. Enjoy live entertainment, a free wheelchair safety check and wash, great door prizes and a free lunch. Call 702-889-4216 for more information. Sponsored by the Southern Nevada Center for Independent Living, the city of Las Vegas, Enterprise Holdings Foundation, The Challenger and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield.

 

Hispanic Heritage Family Fiesta (ages 1+)

Saturday, Oct. 12, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free; call to confirm space and details.

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

The city of Las Vegas invites you to a community fiesta as we close out the month-long celebration for Hispanic Heritage Month.  Enjoy entertainment, games, face painting, refreshments and information booths.

 

Ward 2 Trunk or Treat & Movie in the Park (all ages)

Saturday, Oct. 12, 6 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Bruce Trent Park, 8851 Vegas Drive.

Bring the family in costume to enjoy a trunk or treat and free showing of PG-rated movie “Casper” under the stars. Enjoy popcorn and water while supplies last. Food trucks will offer refreshments for purchase. Lawn seating -- bring low chairs or blankets to be more comfortable for the movie. Call 702-229-2420 for more information.

 

“Spooktacular” Halloween Carnival (all ages)

Saturday, Oct. 19, 3 to 6 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road, 702-229-1607.

Bring the family dressed in your favorite costumes to play games, enter the costume contest, win prizes, trick-or-treat and walk through the haunted forest.

 

ReInvent Schools Las Vegas Fall Festival Celebration

Wednesday, Oct. 23, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Arturo Cambiero Elementary School, 2851 Harris St.

Enjoy free DJ music, family games, arts and crafts, and free refreshments while supplies last, along with a community health and resource fair. For more information, call 702-229-2072.

 

Ward 5 Community Forum with Councilman Cedric Crear

Thursday, Oct. 24, 5:30 to 8 p.m.

5:30-6 p.m. Primetime Preview (information and vendor fair)      

6-7:30 p.m. Presentations with Councilman Crear and city of Las Vegas staff.

7:30–8 p.m. City of Las Vegas Information & Resource Vendor Fair/Q&A.

Historic Westside School, 330 W. Washington Ave. (1923 Building).

Join Councilman Cedric Crear and city staff to discuss community matters and issues of importance to Ward 5. The community forum will update residents on top Ward 5 strategic priorities, including The Ward 5 Works Program (jobs), Homeless Courtyard (homelessness and housing), Historic Urban Neighborhood Design Redevelopment (Hundred Plan) and public safety. For more information, call 702-229-5443.

 

Halloween Haunted Courtyard and Trunk or Treat (all ages)

Thursday, Oct. 24, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

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

Join us for our annual Halloween Trunk or Treat and the Haunted Courtyard.  We need participants to sign up to decorate their cars and provide candy at the trunk or treat!  Call 702-229-1515 for more information.

 

Ward 1 Creature Feature Movie & Trunk or Treat (all ages)

Thursday, Oct. 24, 7 to 9 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Ave., 702-229-6359.

Bring the family in costume to enjoy trunk-or-treating, 7-7:30 p.m. and stay for a free showing of the “Hocus Pocus” movie under the stars at 7:30 p.m. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

 

Ward 4/YMCA Trunk or Treat (all ages) Friday, Oct. 25, 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Durango Hills Community Center parking lot/YMCA, 3521 N. Durango Drive.

Join Ward 4 Councilman Stavros Anthony and kick off your Halloween season at this annual family friendly trunk-or-treat event. Bring the family in costume to enjoy free candy, mad science haunted house, bounce house, cakewalk and games, while supplies last. Candy giveaways at each “trunk” for those dressed in costume. Raffle tickets will be for sale. Call the YMCA at 702-240-9622 for more information.

 

20th Annual Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International Soccer Tournament

Friday-Sunday, Oct. 25-27.

Free and open to the public as spectators; entry fee for teams U9/U10 $675; U11-16 $950.

Betty Wilson Soccer Complex, 7353 Eugene Ave., and several other fields.

Everyone is invited to watch more than 500 youth soccer teams from all over America and several foreign countries compete in the 20th annual Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International Soccer Tournament. Admission to games is free all weekend. Spectators should bring their own seating, as thousands are expected to attend and participate; carpooling is encouraged as parking lots will fill up quickly. Get the details at www.lvmayorscup.com. Team entry deadline is Sept. 9, 2019.

 

Halloween at the Pool – Witches, Wizards & Water! (all ages)

Saturday, Oct. 26, 12 to 5 p.m.

Cost: $4 per person.

Municipal Pool, 431 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6309.

Wear your swimsuit to enjoy hauntingly good music, fun games, spooky concoctions and a game of water Quidditch with the Life Ghouls!

 

Dive-In Movie Night! 

Saturday, Oct. 26; doors open 7:30 p.m., showtime 8 p.m.

Cost: $4 per person.

Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488.

Take a dip in the pool, lounge on a raft, or relax in a deck chair while watching “Hotel Transylvania 3” on the big screen.  Light refreshments will be provided for a small cost. All pool rules apply. Day of the Dead face painters will be available!

 

ReInvent Schools Las Vegas Fall Festival Celebration

Tuesday, Oct. 29, 4 to 6 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Red Rock Elementary School, 408 Upland Blvd.

Enjoy free DJ music, family games, arts and crafts, and free refreshments while supplies last, along with a community health and resource fair. For more information, call 702-229-2072.

 

Ward 6 Halloween at the Y (all ages)

Thursday, Oct. 31, 5 to 8 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Centennial Hills Community Center/YMCA, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive.

Bring the family in costume to enjoy fun Halloween activities, including costume parade, crafts, DJ music, trick-or-treating with community vendors, and food trucks. For more information, call 702-229-5463.

 

Safe Night Halloween Carnival (all ages)

Thursday, Oct. 31, 5 to 8 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Doolittle Community Center, 1950 N. J St., 702-229-6374.

Bring the family in costume to enjoy trunk or treating, jumpers, games, costume contests, prizes, a climbing wall, community vendors and more.  Sponsored by the city of Las Vegas, Clark County/Pearson Community Center, Councilman Cedric Crear, County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, KCEP Radio, Democracy Prep, Matt Kelly Elementary School, Mario’s Westside Market, Nevada Youth Network and the Nevada Black Police Association.

 

Halloween Movie at the “E” (all ages)

Thursday, Oct. 31, 6 to 8 p.m.

Cost $2; must have an East Las Vegas Community Center Rec Pass.

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

Bring the family Halloween night to enjoy a Halloween-themed movie on the patio with candy, popcorn and beverages. This is a great safe place for the kids on Halloween night.