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13 Things To Do This Week In Las Vegas For Feb. 8-14

Posted at 12:30 AM, Feb 07, 2019

Here are 13 things to do this week in Las Vegas for the week of Feb. 9 through 14:

1. The NEON Museum is offering mini-photo shoots for Valentine's Day on Feb. 8 and 9. For $150, couples and families can book a 15-minute photo session in the North Gallery.

2. Nashville Unplugged takes place every Friday inside Rhythm & Riffs Lounge at Mandalay Bay. The free show features songwriters from Nashville and is an interactive experience. Hosted by singer/songwriter Aaron Benward.

3. Lady Antebellum kicks off their residency at The Palms on Feb. 8. The seven-time GRAMMY Award-winning trio is the first country act to headline the theater. The show is titled "Our Kind of Vegas."

4. Bok Bok Chicken near West Lake Mead Boulevard and North Buffalo is raising money for the Youth Cancer Baseball Tour this weekend. 20 percent of proceeds will be donated to the cause. Jimmy Kimmel's Aunt Chippy is making a special appearance between noon and 2 p.m. Sunday.

5. The newest exhibit at DISCOVERY Children's Museum is titled "Alien Worlds and Androids." It features high-end, state-of-the-art content from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and NASA. The exhibit, opening Feb. 9, covers 5,000 square feet and features nine space-like sub areas.

6. Construction vs. Cancer is taking place Feb. 9 at Silverton. The unique fundraising event gives families the chance to explore and operate heavy equipment and enjoy food trucks, face painting, games and more.

7. Block Party is performing Feb. 8 and 9 at Marilyn's Lounge inside Eastside Cannery hotel-casino. The band is known for its covers of classic rock, Motown, new school dance and more.

8. Members of the Coca-Cola Collectors Club are gathering this weekend for the 41st annual Great Get Together Convention at Texas Station. The general public is invited to a swap meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 9. Experts will be available to answer any questions.

9. Spring Mountain Ranch is hosting Radio Day on Feb. 9 in honor of Chet Lauck, a member of the radio broadcaster's hall of fame. There will various radios built by Chet in the visitor center. Knowledgeable volunteers will demonstrate the equipment.

10. The Hofbrauhaus is celebrating 15 years in Las Vegas on Feb. 12. There will be a celebratory keg tapping and plenty of schnitzel, sausages, sauerbraten, pretzels and steins of beer. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Foundation will be the honored guests. Portion of proceeds will benefit foundation.

11. The Sugar Factory at Fashion Show Mall is inviting sweethearts to ValenDINE with their Valentines for Valentine's Day. They will offer special milkshakes and two special drinks -- Smooch Martini and the Bubbly Kisses Goblet -- in honor of the special day.

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12. Making your date or Valentine laugh is always a good idea. "Friends! The Musical Parody" at D Las Vegas is offering a special VIP package during Valentine's week. The package includes a drink and an Oreo cookie.

13. The artist known as Kai will be painting for audiences at Signature Gallery inside The Venetian on Valentine's Day weekend. The live painting exhibition is titled "The Color of Love." Original artwork will also be for sale.

If you would like to submit an item for 13 Things, send to joyce.lupiani@ktnv.com.