Discover September 2017
A Free-Roam Virtual Reality Experience
LEVEL UP, MGM Grand’s tech-savvy gaming lounge, introduces “Virtual Reality Powered by Zero Latency.” This cutting edge technology complements its collection of skill-based games and is perfect for enhancing the social environment and sparking friendly competition. The game will immerse up to eight players in a completely interactive digital universe. Reservations will be available starting September 8.
LEVEL UP Lounge, MGM Grand, 3799 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 877-880-0880.
Read a Good Book!
The Vegas Book Festival returns to downtown Las Vegas Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. This largest literary event in Nevada celebrates its 16th year with two well-known authors as its keynote speakers, Sharon Draper and Daniel Handler. Special projects this year will include: Crystal Bookmark Awards, Las Vegas Writes, Spark! Youth Poetry Competition and Dear Publishing People… This annual celebration of the written, spoken and illustrated word is free and open to the public.
Las Vegas Book Festival, Historic Fifth Street School, located at 401 S. Fourth St.., Las Vegas. vegasvalleybookfestival.org
Henderson's Last Friday of the Month Street Festival
Just in time for outdoor fall outings, Henderson’s Last Friday, Just Add Water Street celebrates the community with a festival of local artists, musicians, critically acclaimed chefs, and family-oriented activities that encompass the entire Henderson community. The event, which takes place on the last Friday of every month, is a-not-for-profit event, benefitting three to four local area charities each month. Festival hours run from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. General admission is always complimentary.
Last Friday, Just Add Water Street, Henderson Events Plaza, 240 S. Water Street, Henderson. justaddwaterstreet.com