Community Events Calendar

Thanks for dropping in…
This is the town where there’s ALWAYS something to do!




The Las Vegas Jewish Community –  
Then and Now
August 2017 at Gallery 140 (A Heritage Event)
Las Vegas Arts Council  140 Bridge Street
The exhibit includes Judaica, historical photographs, art, and multiple presentations.
Work by Diana Bryer and Janet Stein Romero is for sale.
For details, click here.  Closes this week.

Music from Angel Fire
An evening with the German masters
at Ilfeld Auditorium
Purchase tickets online
For more information click here
7:00 PM, Thursday, August 24

Calls for Artists: Opportunities

Pasatiempo Fine Art
 Academy August Schedule
113 Bridge  Artists!  They are also renting studio space!
Work-study programs and children’s scholarships available.
For info on classes click here
Pasatiempo is a business member of LVAC

Great article with details on Pasatiempo Fine Arts Academy

by Sharon Vander Meer Click HERE

People’s Faire arts and craft vendors
Entries are still being accepted (Five spaces left!)

for the 39th Annual Faire August 26, 2017
Click here for vendor info
Vendor spaces are assigned as paid entry forms arrive.
Registered non-profit organizations are invited to participate without charge, when distributing non-partisan non-political information.

39th Annual People’s Faire
A Daylong Celebration of Arts, Crafts & Entertainment
at Carnegie Library Park
Full-sized poster here
Historical tours of Carnegie Library
10am – 5 pm Rain or shine, 8/26/17

No Time to Quit:
Pioneer America Seen through the Life of Rocky Mountain Man Uncle Dick Wootton

by Janelle Wootten McQuitty
Book signing at Carnegie Library during People’s Faire


Satellite Art Show and Studio Tour
1238 – 7th St from 9 am – 6 pm
Mary Search’s ceramics sales benefit LVAC
See full-sized poster here





At the Border by Sharon Stillwater

The Winds of Change Collection
Sharon Stillwater at Gallery 140

September at Gallery 140 Las Vegas Arts Council
Reception September 2

“Paintings of the winds of change that blow ceaselessly, moving us through the cycles of life.”

60+ artists, native foods and baked goods, dance exhibitions and continuous musical entertainment.  Cleveland Roller Mill, a 3-story, adobe, water-powered historic flour mill  tours daily. Nominal admission into Museum. Parking $3 per vehicle
10 AM TO 5 PM  9/2 and 9/3 2017

MainStreet de Las Vegas
will host
Friday, September 8 from 6-9 pm
Carnegie Park 
Details to follow.  Save the date!!

Pecos Studio Tour

September 16-17

September Songs
Marcos Vigil, tenor, and Ronald Maltais, piano
Wednesday, September 20 at 7:30 pm
at the Historic Plaza Hotel



Featured at Galeria 2Ten
210 Plaza in Las Vegas, NM
Fred Vallier, “Las Vegas|Another View
August and September
Click here for full sized flyer in PDF
Galeria 2Ten is a featured business member of LVAC


The Reflections of the West
Highlands University Alumni Hall curated by Duke Sundt
For more information, click here.
The Kennedy Alumni Hall is open Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Reflections of the West will show through August 29

Fourth Annual Invitational
NM Painters Exhibition
at Kennedy Hall Gallery
September 27 – October 25
Click for pdf poster  2017KennedyPoster


S. Omar and Elsa Barker Exhibit

through September at CCHP
Special Event–an evening of music and poetry in
NMHU Leveo Sanchez Room (G35)
7pm on Saturday, 9/2/17
Click here for more information

Fridays al Fresco Live Music in Plaza Park
Cool breezes and cool sounds from the gazebo
every Friday evening from 5 – 7 into September
Sponsored by the locally organized
Las Vegas First Independent Business Alliance

Painting Sessions for all ages

EVERY WEDNESDAY  in  JULY 10:00am till noon
$20.00 per class includes snack and all art supplies
Lavender Lane Studio Connie Mack 425-3013


Sweetie Pie Initiative Animal Rescue  NEWS!!!
215 dogs received low cost spay/neuter services this year!
Now providing information and sign-ups at PLAZA DRUGS
178 Bridge St (Thank you Eloy Aragon!)
Wednesdays 11-2 and Fridays 3-6
Help prevent unwanted litters and spread the word.
$60 covers transport, surgery, shots, & microchipping!
No income verification required.

CINEFLIX at Ilfeld Auditorium
NMHU Campus
Free movies for the community!
Click here for schedule

Astronomy! astrooctober2016FREE Open Observatory
Days AND Nights!
Free Solar Observation Hours

1-4 pm Fridays, when the sky is clear
Free Night Sky Observation Hours
8 pm until late, Friday nights, when the sky is clear
Check out this video!

TriCountyTri-county Farmers Market – Wednesdays and Saturdays at 6th and University
Double Up Food Bucks program continues
EBT machine for SNAP cards or debit
8am- noon, or sellout


ARTISTS!  We highlight local calls here, but we often receive other calls.  Click here to see them.

Call for Artists and Proposals for A Community Gallery 140
Planned and executed by artists
Info on the Community Gallery
Entry forms and submission information

OneRoof - CopyArtists, Musicians, Small Business Owners
Be a featured interview on the One Roof Publishing website
Click HERE for more information

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Please register at
Or email

 at the Old Mission Church
For youth on the corner of Socorro and Chavez
Great programs incl tutoring, dances, theater, choir,  just hang out…
Click HERE for their Calendar of Activities.
For more info, contact Pat Leahan, 505-652-8190

LasOpera House Cropped Vegas Opera Guild
A member of The Guilds of the Santa Fe Opera. Inc.
Educational, social programs to encourage appreciation of opera
Now on Facebook, click HERE
visit their web page HERE.
For membership information, contact Alan Wicks.

MissoulaKids - CopyMissoula Alumni & Friends
Post pictures and memories on our FB page
Missoula Boosters
Missoula Facebook Page

CCPLogoClearly Confused Productions
Theatre for middle school, high school, and college students
Old Town Mission Church
Contact Cyn Riley 505-426-6889

Help us honor Hubble’s memory!
License your dog(s), it’s the law!

kid-parkDID YOU KNOW???   EVERY KID in a PARK!!!
Fourth graders AND their families get a free pass to all national parks!
Click on the link to get your year-long pass!
Chaco Canyon, Bandelier, Pecos, Ft. Union, Carlsbad and more.

15 State Museums and Historic Sites – FREE
Available at NM public libraries for checkout
Borrow the pass for up to one week
Available at Carnegie Public Library

LVAC_ACD_BWWe hope you enjoy celebrating our arts and culture with us.
Join the Las Vegas Arts Council.
Your membership makes a difference



Los Artesanos de Las Vegas Grandes
The traditional folk artists of Las Vegas


Castañeda Concert Series
Opening Performance of Season 2
at THE Castañeda Hotel
Sunday, October 22, 3:00 pm

BER 2017
Silver Threads Quilt Show!


ArtBark – Live and Silent Auction Event

Save the date!
Supporting AWC yearly budget
The Gallery at NMHU Kennedy Alumni Hall
Saturday, 11/18/17 from 4pm – 7pm


DECEMBER 2017  Annual Holiday Show



CCHP Awards Banquet
Time and Place TBA
Saturday, 1/27/18

Art Walk Event for 2018  has been postponed until further notice.
If you are interested in planning, steering, or volunteering, email us.

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