Archive for charity

Mondays Dark

Click Here to buy tickets in advance!

Twice a month Mark Shunock gathers an eclectic cast of guests including stars from Hollywood, the Strip, musical acts, athletes, and celebrity chefs for 90 minutes of chat, entertainment – and a lot of laughs. The $30 variety show has become one of the hottest tickets in town and the list of charities waiting to partner with Mondays Dark continues to grow. Mondays Dark has raised over $500,000 and every penny has stayed here in Las Vegas with each of it’s featured charities.

Get Artsy with Wine

Get in touch with your creative side with wine and paint night at Rio’s hidden gem, The Wine Cellar & Tasting Room. On Wednesday, Oct. 18 from 7 to 9 p.m., head to the cozy wine bar to enjoy an evening of wine, cheese, art and socializing. J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines will be the featured winery of the evening and special guest, Michael Skurow from the winery will lead the tasting. If that wasn’t great enough, guests will also tap into their artistic abilities with a guided painting class. To make a reservation, please call (702) 777-7962 or book online here. The cost is $35 per guest, and a portion of the proceeds will go to benefit breast cancer awareness in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Cork & Soul Wine Food & Music Experience

Join us for the second annual Cork & Soul – A Wine Food & Music Experience, at Tivoli Village Las Vegas! Enjoy a night of entertainment, wine, food, and shopping all supporting type 1 diabetes research.

Click Here to buy tickets

Cork & Soul Tivoli Village


Grapes & Hops Festival

Sample fine wines, a unique selection of beers and food from some of Las Vegas’ finest restaurants—while helping to raise money for a good cause—at the Springs Preserve’s annual Grapes & Hops Festival.

Kicking off Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a portion of ticket sales from this event benefit Par for The Cure, a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds for breast cancer research.

Food is included in the ticket price. Food providers include El Segundo Sol, Stripburger, Mon Ami Gabi, M Street Kitchen, Stella Barra Pizzeria, Divine Cafe and more!

Wine vendors include Robert Mondavi, 7 Moons Wine, Replica Wine, Great Oregon Wine Co., Delicato Family Vineyards, Hug l’originale, Geyser Peak Winery, Quintessential, Lee’s Liquor, Andretti Winery, Winesellers Ltd., Bronco Wine Co., Alexander Valley Vineyards, Artesa Winery, Purple Cowboy Wines, ONEHOPE, Bien Nacido Vineyards, Emeritus Vineyards, and more.

Beer vendors include Brooklyn Brewery, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Mother Earth Brewing Co., Pabst Brewing Co., Brasserie St. James, Full Sail Brewing Co., Great Basin Brewing Co., Victory Brewing Co., North Coast Brewing Co., Brewery Ommegang, Hangar 24 Brewing Co., Strongbow, Magic Hat Brewing Co., Genesee Brewing Co., and more.

Live entertainment will be provided by Remedy.

NOTE: This event is open to guests 21 and over.

Last Friday in Downtown Henderson

Get your feet wet on Water Street! Join us for a foodie, community, arts, music and crafts celebration the last Friday of each month in historic downtown Henderson. Last Friday, Just Add Water Street takes place 6pm-10pm in the Water Street District at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St.

Each event encompasses all aspects of the emerging arts, culinary and performing arts and benefits local charities.

Alicia Renee’ Foundation Charity Golf Tournament

Charity Golf tournament benefiting Alicia Renee’ Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to financially assisting parents who have lost their baby at birth and cannot afford cremation or burial.

Individual Player $135  Early Bird Rate (register by May 8, 2017) $125

Twosome $260 Early Bird Rate (register by May 8, 2017) $240

Foursome $500 Early Bird Rate (register by May 8, 2017) $460

Price includes coffee and bagel bar for breakfast and buffet luncheon.

Click Here to register.



Thank Galleria It’s Friday Happy Hour

Galleria at Sunset is celebrating its 21st birthday with monthly  “Thank Galleria It’s Friday” mix and mingle happy hour events, with proceeds benefiting New Vista Community.

Thank Galleria It’s Friday events are held outside on the plaza near Dillards and Bravo! Cucina Italiana from 6 to 8 p.m. on the second Friday of each month. Admission includes sampling of featured spirits with live entertainment, delicious tastes from Galleria restaurants at happy hour pricing, and a drink ticket from participating restaurants. One hundred percent of the $10 admission cost will benefit New Vista Community and their mission to empower the intellectually challenged in Southern Nevada.

Participating restaurants include World of Beer, Larsen’s Grill, and BRAVO! Cucina Italiana.

Monthly Themed Tastings:
– March 10 – Local Beer
– April 14 – Wine
– May 12 – Tequila
– June 9 – Vodka Cocktails
– July 14 – Bourbons
– August 11 – Wine
– September 8 – Local Beer
– October 13 – Whiskey

Guests must be 21 years or older to participate.  More details available at


Conversations with Norm: Clint Holmes & Kelly Clinton

“Conversations with Norm” is a quarterly interview presentation hosted by longtime Review-Journal man-about-town columnist Norm Clarke, who covered the celebrity scene until his recent retirement.

His September 25 guests will be one of Las Vegas’ favorite entertainment couples, Clint Holmes and his multi-talented wife Kelly Clinton. Holmes has returned to the Strip with a new show titled “Between the Lines” at the Palazzo Theatre.

Announcing the event will be Shawn Tempesta of KTNV-TV, Channel 13. Shawn is a New England Emmy Award nominated television host (and radio host) currently living in Las Vegas as the co-host of “The Morning Blend” on KTNV-TV (ABC) and top-rated afternoon host on Mix 94.1 KMXB-FM.

Originally from Boston, Shawn has always been involved with media in one way or another. What began as an infatuation with local newscasts and national game shows turned into a career in the industry.

Click Here to buy tickets!

Dance Meets Fashion Fundraiser for Nevada SPCA

Dance Meets Fashion is a fusion of runway fashion, spectacular performance dance, and rock & roll.

Please click here to pre-purchase your Dance Meets Fashion tickets to save $10 off admission and begin bidding in the silent auction!

The fusion of luxurious runway fashion blended with spectacular performance dance, creating a new concept in the ever-expanding performing arts community of Las Vegas.

Please join us Sunday, May 22, 2pm to 6pm, at the stunning IPEC Las Vegas, 6590 Bermuda Road (at Sunset Road), Las Vegas!

The floating staircase show features fashions by Rock N Karma, Julian Chang, Anne Fontaine, Crownz & Skullz, A Little Bling by Dale, and more!

Performers and special guests include rock star Paul Shortino, Mariah Rivera and the ladies of Fantasy at Luxor, rock star Robin McAuley, rock star Mark Boals, rock star Andrew Freeman, rock star Sarah Hester Ross, DJ Bomb Shell Bailey, Connie Breeze from Old School 105.7, and BMW Motorcycles of Las Vegas!

Dance Meets Fashion was created by Nancy J. Boucher and her associates at Extreme Beauty Marketing.  All proceeds benefit the animal rescue work of Nevada SPCA No-Kill Animal Shelter.