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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 May 27 for Memorial Day observance.

 

Youth Basketball Summer Leagues (ages 5-14)

Registration open April 22-May 13 for league play June 8-Aug. 3.

Cost: $85, includes jersey.

Games will be scheduled at various city of Las Vegas community centers, primarily on Saturdays. Ages 5-12 play in recreation league; ages 9-14 may play in competitive league. Volunteer coaches needed. Coaches will receive NAYS training prior to coaching. Register online at recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov/.

 

Sand Volleyball Adult Summer League I

Registration open April 29-May 6 for Thursday games May 16-July 11.

Cost: 150 per team.

Centennial Hills Park Sand Volleyball Courts, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive.

For more information, call 702-229-4616. Register online at recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov/.

 

Ward 6 Movie in the Park

Friday, May 3, 7:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Centennial Hills Park Amphitheatre, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive at Deer Springs Way.

Bring the family to enjoy the PG-rated film “Christopher Robin,” as well as free popcorn and water while supplies last. Lawn seating; bring low chairs and blankets to be more comfortable. Call 702-229-5463 for more information.

 

Cinco de Mayo Celebration (all ages)

Sunday, May 5, 1 to 6:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Centennial Hills Park Amphitheatre, 7101 N. Buffalo Drive.

Join Councilman Anthony, Councilwoman Michele Fiore and County Commissioner Marilyn Kirkpatrick to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Attendees will enjoy performances from Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez as well as local high school mariachi bands. Food and beverages will be available for purchase, as well as alcoholic beverages for those 21 years and older with proper identification. Contact the Ward 6 council office for more information at 702-229-5463.

 

Ninth Annual Ward 4 Feature-A-Teacher Awards (all ages)

Thursday, May 9, 5:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Eisenberg Elementary School, 7770 W. Delhi Ave.

Join Councilman Anthony as he celebrates and honors the best teachers from the elementary and middle schools in Ward 4. Students who wish to nominate a teacher are required to complete and submit a nomination form to their school’s main office. The winning teacher, including his/her class and the school’s administrative staff, will be invited to attend the awards ceremony. Call 702-229-4906 for more information.

 

Dive-In Movie Night! (all ages)

Saturday, May 11, 7:30 p.m.; movie starts at 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 “Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi” on the big screen. Meet and greet with Star Wars characters! Light refreshments available for purchase. All pool rules apply.

 

Ward 4 Movie in the Park (all ages)

Friday, May 17, 7 p.m.; movie begins at dusk.

Free and open to the public.

Garehime Heights Park, 3901 N. Campbell Road.

Bring the family to enjoy the animated feature "Incredibles 2," as well as free popcorn and water while supplies last. Lawn seating; bring low chairs and blankets to be more comfortable. Food trucks will offer refreshments for sale. For more information, call 702-229-2524. See the flier.

 

Fill Your Heart with Pawsitive Love Pet Fair

Saturday, May 18, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free admission with canned pet food donation.

Chuck Minker Sports Complex, 275 N. Mojave Road, 702-229-6563.

Enjoy vendors, speakers, contests, adoption information and opportunities. Dress your pet in a favorite costume or enter them into the obstacle course event. There is something for everyone.

 

Adult Coed, Men’s D and Coed Rec Summer Softball Leagues (ages 18+)

Registration open May 20-28, or until full, for games that begin the week of June 10.

Cost: $475 per team.

Veterans Memorial Fields at 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive, or Lorenzi Park Fields at 3333 W. Washington Ave.

For information and registration, call 702-229-1642 or visit online at www.lasvegasnevada.gov/municipalsports.

 

Southern Nevada Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony

Thursday, May 23, 6:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Police Memorial Park, 3250 Metro Academy Way.

The public is invited to this annual memorial to pay tribute to law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty. Call 702-229-2524 for more information.

 

Ward 4 & YMCA YSPLASH/Opening Day at the Pool (all ages)

Saturday, May 25, noon to 5 p.m.

Cost: $5 per person for pool entry; free for Y members.

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

Bring the family for opening day at the outdoor water park. Water games and activities will run throughout the day and YSPLASH will be from 12 to 2 p.m. (pre-registrations required). Call the YMCA at 702-240-9622 for information and registration.

 

Summer Day Camps

Monday-Friday, May 28-Aug. 9 (no camp July 4).

Cost: varies by camp location and age group. Advance registration required.

The types of summer camps include Tot Camp (ages 3-5), Kids Camp (ages 5-11 and have completed kindergarten), Teen Adventure Camp (ages 12-14) and a Counselor-in-Training program (ages 15+). Mirabelli and Veterans Memorial will offer elite camps with week-long specialty themes. See the Mirabelli and Veterans Memorial elite camp lists. The popular Teen Adventure Camp, offered at all community centers, will feature bus trips to fascinating spots all over Southern Nevada. There will be specialized camp activities each week focusing on sports, science, art, dance and more. Call centers for information or go online.

 

Online registration at www.lasvegasparksandrec.com for summer activities is open now. Click on “Summer Camps” or “Aquatics.” Walk-in registration at the community centers below is available during regular hours. Registration will continue until camps are full. Day camp hours will be 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., except at Stupak Community Center (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.) and Junior Lifeguard Camp (7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Pavilion Center Pool). Teen Adventure Camp days may vary by location. A weekly, non-refundable $10 transportation fee will be charged for each participant in Kids, Teens and Elite Camps.

  • Adaptive Recreation Summer Camp, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-4903; $100/week per person ages 7-21 with disabilities.
  • Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road, 702-229-1607; $125/week ages 5-11; $150/week ages 12-14 for Tuesday-Thursday Teen Adventure Camp.
  • Doolittle Community Center, 1950 N. J St., 702-229-6374; $75/week ages 5-11; $100/week ages 12-14 Teen Adventure Camp.
  • East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515; $75/week/child ages 5-11; $100/week ages 12-14 Teen Adventure Camp.
  • Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Ave., 702-229-6359; $150/week full day ages 3-5; $80/week half day 8 a.m.-noon or noon-4 p.m. ages 3-5; $150-$200/week ages 6-11; $150/week ages 12-14 for Tuesday-Thursday Teen Adventure Camp.
  • Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488; $150/week/child ages 11-14; Junior Lifeguard Camp 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Successful participants will earn essential pool lifesaving skills and Junior Lifeguarding certification in this American Red Cross Program. Camp will be offered June 3-7, June 17-21, July 8-12, July 15-19 and Aug. 5-9.
  • Stupak Community Center, 251 W. Boston Ave., 702-229-2488; $40/week ages 5-11; hours 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or an extended camp 3:30–6 p.m. for an additional $20/week. $100/week ages 12-14 Teen Adventure Camp (Stupak location only).
  • Veterans Memorial Community Center, 101 N. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1100; $150-$200 week ages 5-11; $200/week ages 12-14 Teen Adventure Camp.