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3.10 – Skye Canyon’s 3rd Annual 8K Trail Mix and 5K Road Race Skye Canyon Park, 10111 W. Skye Canyon Park Dr. Skye Canyon’s 8K trail run and 5K road race kicks off the 2nd annual Fit Fest, a series of fitness related events that includes a vendor expo. A portion of the proceeds benefits the local non-profit Create a Change Now. Visit www.skyecanyon.com/race for registration and info. 3.10 – Make A Wish Foundation’s Walk for Wishes Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Celebrate the thousands of wishes already granted, while raisin g funds for future wishes for children battling life- threatening medical conditions in Southern Nevada. Visit www.walkforwishessnv.org for info. 3.11 – Sweethearts & Lovers Craft and Gift Show Silverton Hotel & Casino, 3333 Blue Diamond Rd. Find the perfect gift for your sweetheart from a wide selection of homemade needle art, artwork, jewelry, can- dles, pet goodies, bath and body, cookies, purses, clothing, wood working, sewn goods and much more. Visit www.lvcraftshows.com for info. 3.16, 17, 23 & 24 – Shrek the Musical Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Pkwy. Shrek, Fiona, Donkey, Gingy, Pinnochio and a host of other colorful characters come to life on stage at this fantastical musical based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation motion picture Shrek. Visit www.hendersonpavilion.com for info. 3.17 – Six Tunnels to Hoover Dam St. Paddy’s Day Run Historic Railroad Trailhead, Boulder City Earn yourself a green beer or two at this fun annual race through the old railroad tunnels along Lake Mead. Race distances include Half Marathon, 12K, 5K and 1-mile courses. Information and registration available at www.halfmarathons.net. 3.16-18 – Henderson 3.17 – 5th Annual Local Author’s Showcase Paseo Verde Library, 280 S. Green Valley Pkwy. St. Patrick’s Day Mingle with over 70 Southern Nevada writers as well as New York Times bestselling author Parade & Festival Robyn Carr, and partake in demos like Haiku on demand, calligraphy and an antiquarian Henderson Events Plaza, book preservation. Visit http://hendersonlibraries.com/local-author-showcase for more 200 S. Water St. info. Catch the luck of the Irish at Henderson’s 3.17 & 18 – Big League Weekend: Cubs vs. Indians annual Southern Nevada Sons & Daughters Cashman Field, 850 N. Las Vegas Blvd. The 2016 World Series Champion Chicago Cubs will make their 14th straight appearance of Erin St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival. in Las Vegas for two games against the Cleveland Indians. Visit www.milb.com for tickets Events include a carnival, festival, car and info. show and live entertainment. Visit 3.22-25 – The 4th Annual Nevada Women’s Film Festival www.cityofhenderson.com for Eclipse Theaters Las Vegas, 814 3rd St. info. Celebrate the fair representation of women in film at this inspirational weekend presented by the Nevada Women’s Film Collective, a nonprofit organization of film professionals around the commu- nity. Visit www.nwffest.com for info. 3.23 & 24 – Monster Jam World Finals Sam Boyd Stadium, 7000 E. Russell Rd. Get your motor running for this intense battle that pits 32 of the best monster truck drivers against each other in a winner-takes-all battle royale. Visit www.monsterjamvegas.com for info. 3.24 – PurpleStride Las Vegas 2018 Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Join a vibrant community of survivors, impacted families, loved ones, researchers and advocates committed to rewriting the future of pancreatic cancer at this 5K run/walk and fundraiser for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Visit www.pancan.org to register. 3.26 – Links Fore Leukemia Golf Tournament TPC Summerlin, 1700 Village Center Circle Get the PGA Tour experience while enjoying lunch, raffle, games, silent auction and an awards ceremony dinner at this annual golf tournament hosted by and benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Visit www.lls.org/snv/links for registration and info. 3.29-4.15 – Theatre in the Valley Presents A Grand Night for Singing Theatre in the Valley, 10 West Pacific Ave. A dazzling musical revue, A Grand Night for Singing showcases the enchanting music of Rodgers and Hammerstein. Visit www.theatreinthevalley.org for tickets and showtimes. 3.30 – Last Friday “Just Add Water” Art Festival Henderson Events Plaza, 200 S. Water St. Celebrate the arts with friends and neighbors at Henderson’s Last Friday festival, where food, community, arts, music, crafts and community collide. Visit www.cityofhenderson.com for info. 3.31 – 6th Annual Boulder City Beerfest Wilbur Square Park, Boulder City Enjoy great beers from more than 30 brewery tents as well as bites from 8 food trucks and “beer centric” specialty vendors, all on-site for a day of sudsy fun. Visit www.bouldercitybeerfest.com for more info. 65