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Events

Events

From golf tourneys and galas to fun runs and fashion shows, Southern Nevada never runs short of charitable functions to attend and support. To follow is a listing of upcoming charity functions taking place in Southern Nevada. To get your event included, please e-mail details of your charitable function to bschwartz@reviewjournal.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25
26th ANNUAL BLACK & WHITE PARTY
Benefits: Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN)
Setting: Nirvana Pool at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
Highlights: The Black & White Party is a night of gourmet food, expertly mixed drinks and live entertainment. Celebrating its 26th anniversary in 2012, the Black & White Party will astound the avant-garde crowd with an extraordinary atmosphere enhanced by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s Beachlife surroundings. Individuals can purchase Black & White Party tickets for $35, which provides access to the Nirvana Pool, live entertainment, and food and beverage tastings from some of Las Vegas’ best restaurants, including the Hard Rock Hotel’s premier culinary lineup. For those looking to maximize their Black & White Party experience, VIP tickets are available for $100. VIP access includes entry into an exclusive VIP reception from 7:30 to 9 p.m., an option for early entrance into the main event, and access to stunning views of the Black & White Party and Las Vegas Strip from the VIP Lounge at Hard Rock Hotel’s Breathe Pool Lounge.
To Attend: Individuals can purchase tickets and find additional event information by visiting www.afanlv.org.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
TICKET TO PARADISE GALA

Benefits:Ronald McDonald House Charities
Setting: Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel
Attire: Island Chic
Honorees: MGM Resorts Foundation and Aire Serv Heating & Air Conditioning
Highlights: The 14th annual Ticket to Paradise gala will feature a silent and live auction, poolside cocktail reception, dinner and live entertainment. The evening will be upscale, yet have a fun and enjoyable atmosphere whisking you away from the city and off to a tropical paradise.
To Attend: To purchase tickets, visit www.rmhlv.com for more information or email tara@rmhlv.com.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14
ROCK THE WALK CONCERT
Setting: Springs Preserve (US 95 &Valley   View Blvd.)
Benefits: JDRF
Highlights: Now in its sixth year, Rock the Walk is a family-friendly benefit where youngsters play in the natural confines of the Springs Preserve playground as their parents mingle, drink fine wine, and dine on barbeque food. Christy Molasky & the Music Junkies take center stage as the evening’s entertainment.
To Attend: For all ticket information call JDRF Nevada Chapter at 702-732-4795 or visit www.jdrflv.org

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15
BBQ AT BITTER ROOT RANCH

Benefits: Opportunity Village
Setting: Bitter Root Ranch, 6826 Rio Vista Street
Attire: Cowboy Chic
Highlights: Food, spirits, entertainment and plenty of fun. The Bitter Root Ranch is a working cattle and cutting horse venue. Put on your cowboy boots and ten-gallon hat and saddle up. Signature cocktail tasting, savory sampling, games and fun for the entire family, rocking country music, dancing under the stars and BBQ the size of Texas.
To Attend: Call 702.880.4081 or email ferberm@opportunityvillage.org.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22
16TH ANNUAL EDUCATION HERO AWARD DINNER

Benefits: The Public Education Foundation
Setting: Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas, CityCenter
Honorees: Education Hero – Mark Fine
Lifetime Education Award – Charles and Phyllis Frias
Companion of Children – Annemarie L. Jones
Highlights: The Public Education Foundation honors unique individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary commitment and dedication to children and education by presenting two distinct awards to the heroes amongst us.
To Attend: Call 702.799.1042 for details.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2
FOURTH ANNUAL KICK OFF YOUR HEELS LUNCHEON

Benefits: Shriners Hospital for Children
Setting: TPC Summerlin
Attire: Summer dresses and flip flops (no fancy shoes allowed!)
Honoree: Wells Fargo
Emcee: Lauren Michaels of KLUC
Highlights: Women will enjoy a catered lunch from Roy’s Hawaiian Fusion following a prestigious cooking demonstration from founder and executive chef Roy Yamaguchi and motivational speech from this year’s keynote speaker, Diana Bennett, CEO and co-founder of Paragon Gaming. Lauren Michaels, co-host of KLUC’s Morning Zoo, will serve as mistress of ceremonies and lead a silent auction with highly esteemed items.
To Attend: To purchase tickets, contact Emily Eskin at 702.589.4947 or eeskin@jtshrineropen.com.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6
FOURTH ANNUAL VOLUNTEERS IN MEDICINE BALL

Benefits: Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada
Setting: The Venetian / The Palazzo Hotel Casino
Attire: Black Tie Optional
Hosts: Dr. Parvin Modaber-Jacobs and Dr. Florence Jameson
Honorees: Community Service Honoree – Aurora Wong
Volunteerism Honoree – Mary Alder
Lifetime Achievement in Medicine Honoree – Dr. Jerry Cade
Highlights: The evening will honor three shining stars that work tirelessly to make a positive impact on healthcare in our community. Enjoy an evening of dining, entertainment, and one-of-a-kind auction items.
To Attend: Visit vmsn.org, contact Christina Moon 702.967.0530 ext. 215 or email cmoon@vmsn.org.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10
3RD ANNUAL FASHION FOR AUTISM GALA

Benefits: Nevada Families Living With Autism
Setting: Paris Hotel & Casino
Highlights: There will be a champagne reception and auction at 6 p.m. followed by dinner, awards and a show at 7:30 p.m. The event will honor the Boys and Girls Club of Nevada and other community partners. Cost is $150 per person to attend.
To Attend: Contact Lynda Tache at ltache@grantagiftautismfoundation.org

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13
SNEAKER BALL
Benefits: Boys & Girls Clubs of Las Vegas
Setting: Palms Casino Resort Ballroom
Attire: Come dressed party chic while wearing your favorite sneakers.
Highlights: This fun, casual event will feature a sporty theme. Guests will enjoy an array of eclectic stadium fare, beer, and signature cocktails. The event highlights will include a live and silent auction, entertainment and all the sports action of the day being televised on numerous TV screens throughout the venue. www.bgclv.org
To Attend: Call 702.367.2582 or email info@bgclv.org.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13
A CHAIR-ITY AFFAIR

Benefits: Sunrise Children’s Foundation
Setting: MGM Grand
Attire: Black Tie
Honorees: Barrick Gold Corporation and Darlene & Cliff Miller
Highlights: Pull up a chair and enjoy an evening of dining, entertainment, and one-of-a-kind auction items. This event will celebrate Sunrise Children’s Foundation’s 20th anniversary and honor those who positively impact the children of Southern Nevada.
To Attend: Visit sunrisechildren.org, contact Courtney Orrock at 702.731.8373×234 or email courtney@sunrisechildren.org.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19
2nd ANNUAL HARVEST FOR HOPE
Benefits: Communities In Schools of Nevada
Setting: World Market Center Las Vegas, Pavilion 3, 495 S. Grand Central Parkway
Highlights: The overwhelming success of the inaugural Scarecrow Festival held in October 2011 has allowed for Communities In Schools of Nevada to evolve the family event into a must-attend autumn soiree under its new name, Harvest for Hope. Families are invited for an evening of live entertainment and fall activities as well as the opportunity to bid on exquisite auction items presented on one-of-a-kind, handmade scarecrows. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas will provide tastings from its diverse assembly of award-winning restaurants as well as libations courtesy of Southern Wine and Spirits.
To Attend: Tickets are $175 for adults, $50 for kids, with tables of 10 available for $2,500. For more information, visit www.cisnevada.org.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20
JOURNEY TO THE FUTURE
Benefits: Lied Discovery Children’s Museum
Setting: The Mirage Resort & Casino
Honorees: Robin Greenspun, Jan Laverty Jones and Barbara Molasky (tri-chairs of the inaugural Fantasy Gala three decades ago)
Highlights: This year’s futuristic themed gala will usher in the new Discovery Children’s Museum at the Donald W. Reynolds Discovery Center, opening soon on the The Smith Center for the Performing Arts block. Learn more about the new museum project at www.nowtowow.org
To Attend: Visit www.ldcm.org for details.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25
“CARDS FOR KIDS” POKER TOURNAMENT

Benefits: Speedway Children’s Charities
Setting: Stratosphere’s Poker Room with registration starting at 6:30 p.m. and the tournament begins at 7:30 p.m.
Highlights: During this tournament, NHRA drivers will play alongside racing fans.
To Attend: Visit www.scclasvegas.org, to pre-register.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15
CAMELOT AT THE MAGICAL FOREST

Benefits: Opportunity Village
Setting: MGM Grand
Attire: Black-Tie
Honorees: Bill and Susan Walters will receive the Order of the Village
Highlights: This highly anticipated gala dinner is moving to MGM Grand. More details to be announced at a later date.
To Attend: RSVP Dawn Newburg at 702.880.4096 or newburgd@opportunityvillage.org

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16
HAUTE COUTURE FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON

Benefits: Opportunity Village
Setting: Opportunity Village
Attire: Lunchtime Chic
Highlights: A haute couture fashion show and luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. More details to follow.
To Attend: RSVP Dawn Newburg at 702.880.4096 or newburgd@opportunityvillage.org

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SATURDAY, JANUARY 12
15TH ANNUAL NOTTE DI CARNEVALE

Benefits: Foundation for an Independent Tomorrow
Attire: Black Tie
Setting: Palace Ballroom, Caesars Palace
Evening’s Host: FIT Founder Janet Blumen
Honoree: Civitas Laurel honoree – Jonathan Halkyard,
Highlights: An evening of fine food, a great band, dancing and a partying atmosphere in a beautiful room while awarding the Civitas Laurel Award to Jonathan Halkyard.
To attend: Contact Ashly at 702.367.4348 or visit www.lasvegasfit.org

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