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Community Events

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Summer Basketball League

Our youth basketball league will help participants develop fundamental skills and learn good sportsmanship while having fun. Online, mail-in and drop-off registration: March 25 -May 15
Accepted at all recreation centers, the Sports office, and online.

Arbor Day Celebration

Friday, April 26 | 10am
Morell Park, 500 Harris St.
Henderson is celebrating Arbor Day and you are invited. Activities include a ceremonial tree planting, bucket demonstration, a play by Gibson Elementary School, and recognition of the annual Arbor Day fourth grade poster contest winners. For more information, contact 702-267-4000. All ages; Free

Last Friday

Friday, April 26 | 6pm-10pm
Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St.
Join us in the heart of the Water Street District for a Friday night culinary experience paired with vendors, music and art. All ages; Free

Unicorn Playdate

Saturday, April 27
Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Bring your friends or meet new ones as you craft unicorn slime, create a unicorn horn masterpiece and play fun unicorn games. Take home all the crafts you created, along with a unicorn necklace in a unicorn drawstring backpack. Have your camera ready as the room will be decorated in all things unicorn! $10 for supplies is due to the instructor the day of event. Ages 5-12; $15
10am-11am | 153308-24
11:30am-12:30pm | 153308-25

Cat Fanciers Association Show

April 27 & 28 | 10am-4pm
Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Las Vegas Cat Club presents a CFA-sanctioned cat show featuring more than 200 pedigreed cats and household pets from all over the world. Visit our vendors and find everything you and your favorite feline could possibly imagine. All ages
$6 (Spectator)
$5 (Senior/Military)
$20(Family of 4)

Craft & Yard Sale

Friday, May 3 | 9am-1pm
Heritage Park Senior Facility, 300 S. Racetrack Rd.
Sell your crafts, art, jewelry, and other items. Booths are $10 and include one 5-foot table and one chair outside on the patio. All items must fit on the table provided. No commercial items or vendors. It’s free admission for all ages to shop. Reserve your booth using activity code 153061-78.

Giant Garage Sale

Saturday, May 4 | 7am-Noon
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Selling unwanted clothes, toys, books, and other items is a great incentive to clean out your closets and earn extra money. Each booth equals two parking spots and is assigned randomly. Booth registration is $20 and is required at least one week in advance using activity code 153001-00. Only second-hand items may be sold. The sale starts at 7:00 a.m. All ages welcome to shop. Admission is free.

Mother’s Day Craft Hour

Saturday, May 4
Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Spend the hour creating unique gifts for the person you call Mom. Before leaving, you will wrap each item and make a card so everything is ready for gifting on Mother’s Day. $10 for supplies is due the day of the event. $15
Ages 3-5 · 10am-11am · 153309-24
Ages 6-12 · 11:30am-12:30pm · 153309-25

Henderson Trail Hunt

May 4-June 2
Hit the trails as we celebrate National Bike Month with a four-week treasure hunt. Twenty-five treasure boxes will be hidden on Henderson trails. The first person to find a treasure box will discover a certificate inside that can be redeemed for a $25 gift card to local businesses or a FunCard. If you are not the first to find the box, you can take a selfie with the box and be entered into a weekly raffle for additional prizes. For detailed information and contest rules, visit cityofhenderson.com. All ages; Free

Laser “Tag”tics

Friday, May 10 | 6:30pm-9pm
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Do you have what it takes to be the last one standing? Test your speed, aim and agility with a game of adrenaline-pumping laser tag. Use state-of-the-art laser guns to try and best your opponents and come out the champion. Pizza and drinks will be provided. Register using activity code 153310-00. Ages 7-12; $15

Mad Hatter Tea Party

Saturday, May 11 | 10am-Noon
Downtown Recreation Center, 105 W. Basic Rd.
Mothers and daughters enjoy a tea party by dressing up as their favorite Disney characters from Alice in Wonderland. Capture the moment by posing at our photo booth. Register using activity code 153048-53. Ages 2-12; $5

Blood Donation

Saturday, May 11 | 10am-1pm
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Only one in 20 people regularly gives blood. Donating is safe, simple and saves lives. If you are 17 or older, weigh at least 110 pounds, have not donated in the past 8 weeks (16 weeks for double red cell donors), are healthy, and not currently taking antibiotics, we welcome your blood donation. Register at bloodhero.com (use sponsor code BlackMtn) or call 877-827-4376. Ages 17+; Free

Migration Madness

Saturday, May 11 | 10am-Noon
Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, 350 E. Galleria Dr.
Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day at the Bird Preserve. The Bird Preserve is a migration stop over for many species of birds. Experience what it’s like to be a migratory bird in our interactive migration game. Guided tours will be available all day, along with complimentary Bird Mobile tours. All ages; Free

Mighty Medley

Saturday, May 11 | 3:30pm-5:30pm
Whitney Ranch Indoor Pool, 1575 C Galleria Dr.
Master the new inflatable obstacle course on the first Saturday of each month. There will also be an assortment of games and relays. Participants must pass a swim test to use the obstacle course. Register using activity code 336613-00. Ages 8-14; $5

Mother’s Day Out

Sunday, May 12
Do something special for your mother or grandmother on Mother’s Day. All mothers and grandmothers receive free admission to City of Henderson pools.

Fantastic Swap Meet & Craft Sale

Saturday, May 18 | 7am-Noon
Heritage Park Senior Facility, 300 S. Racetrack Rd.
Do you still have some treasures or homemade craft items to sell? Bring them to the booth area at Heritage Park, sure to attract lots of curious folks. Each booth equals two parking spaces. Booth registration is $20 and required one week before the sale using activity code 153266-78. All ages are welcome to shop. Admission is free.

Spring Tea Party

Saturday, May 18 | 11am-2pm
Heritage Park Senior Facility, 300 S. Racetrack Rd.
This gathering is for ladies who enjoy socializing and sampling finger foods, desserts and a variety of teas. The event features a fashion show, games, music, and raffles. Vote for your favorite themed table. Wear your best springtime outfit and hat for our bonnet contest. Advance registration is recommended one week in advance using activity code 153153-78. Transportation from Downtown Senior Center to Heritage Park Senior Facility is available. Ages 12+; $10

Neon Nights

Friday, May 24 | 5pm-10pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Don your neon apparel for a glow-in-the-dark party. Kids will enjoy a craft, dinner and bounce houses while parents get to enjoy a night out. Register using activity code 153299-48. Ages 5-12; $17.50

Slide Into Summer

Friday, May 31 | 6:30pm-9:30pm
Anthem Hills Park, 2256 N. Reunion Dr.
School is finally out and it’s time to slide into summer with the City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department. Bring a towel and appropriate swimwear because you will get wet! There will be a giant slip and slide, a bounce house, lawn games, and sun safety tips. Register using activity code 336311-00. All ages; $7

 

Sponsor An Event

Would you like to become a sponsor of one or more of our amazing events? Sponsoring a City of Henderson event is a great way to make your business or organization visible to event participants while showing your support for our events and services. It all starts with the City of Henderson 2018 Event Sponsor packet. If you have any questions regarding sponsorships, please call 702-267-4127 or email Sponsor@cityofhenderson.com. In-kind sponsorships are welcome.


Schedule is subject to change or cancellation without notice. Management reserves all rights.