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13 Things To Do This Week In Las Vegas For Sept. 22-29

13 Things To Do This Week For Sept. 22-29
13 Things To Do This Week For Sept. 22-29
Posted at 4:00 PM, Sep 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-22 18:35:36-04

Here is a list of 13 things to do this week in Las Vegas from Sept. 22 through 29:

1. It's time for the 53rd annual Pahrump Fall Festival. There will be a parade, more than 20 carnival rides, games, arts & crafts, 150 vendors, 20 live bands, a car show, a rodeo and races at Pahrump Speedway.

2. If you are in the mood for a drive and you enjoy looking at cars, Mesquite should be on your list this weekend. Super Run 2017 is happening Sept. 22-24. The show will feature cars, trucks, motorcycles and special interest vehicles. Events include show & shine competitions, poker trivia walk-thru, open headers cruise, burn out competitions, performance by The Eagles, car movies and more.

3. Rainbow Company Youth Theater presents the popular children's story "The Reluctant Dragon" at the Charleston Heights Arts Center beginning Sept. 22. The story is about a young boy who discovers a poetry-loving dragon living in the downs above his home. However, the townsfolk are scared of the dragon and send for St. George to save them. Performances continue through Oct. 1.

4. Enjoy a free screening of the movie "Wonder Woman" at the Rio pool on Sept. 22. Drink specials will include $10 Stoli cocktails and $5 Angry Orchard or Ballast Point Sculptin IPA beers. Free parking.

5. The Encore Beach Club and Cocktail City are hosting a pizza and pool party on Sept. 22. Receive free entry and 2 drink tickets starting at 10:30 p.m. (drink tickets good until midnight). The first 200 people will also receive a voucher for a free individual pizza inside the event. Sounds by internationally acclaimed DJ Cedric Gervais.

6. Cosmic Comics is celebrating Batman Day from 2 to 6 p.m. Sept. 23. This year's event will feature a Harley Quinn 25th birthday celebration. Vegas Batman will be in the store from 2 to 5 p.m. for photo opps. Birthday cake will be served at 2 p.m. Attendees receive 2 free Batman Day comics.

7. The DeCadence Food Festival returns to Henderson's Cadence community's Central Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 23. There will be tasty offerings from Henderson restaurants and live entertainment. Families and children can also enjoy the park's playground area and splash pad throughout the festivities. Free admission.

8. Fiesta Filipino at Texas Station from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 23 will feature a variety of musical performances, local vendors and great food. Entertainers include Richard Aguila, Eddy Aducayan, Esmeralda Gould, Kat Ray, Mario Davi, Jesse Pino and the Vital Signs, and CoolMist.

9. The 3rd annual Pigs for the Kids charity BBQ competition and festival is happening from noon to 9 p.m. Sept. 23 at Craig Ranch Regional Park. More than 30 teams will be cooking up ribs, shoulders, beans and other goodies. Wine, beer and champagne available for purchase. There will also be live entertainment and a special appearance by North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Proceeds benefit Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada, Cure 4 The Kids Foundation and Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation. 

10. The Daytime Village at Las Vegas Village on the Las Vegas Strip will bring together some of the most exciting new faces in music for 8 hours of live performances. Lineup includes Halsey, Flume, French Montana, the Bleachers, Kelsea Ballerini, Judah & The Lion, Noah Cyrus, hey Violet, Cheat Codes, All Time Low and more. Presented by the iHeartRadio Music Fest.

11. The Water Street Car Show is happening Sept. 23 in Henderson. The show will feature classic, custom, muscle cars, motorcycles and other one-of-a-kind cars. There will also be live entertainment, food and souvenir vendors, celebrity appearances, family-friendly activities and more.

12. Head to Naked City Pizza on Paradise on Sept. 24 for a Buffalo, New York, tradition. The Chiavetta's Chicken Cookout will take place at the Buffalo Bills vs. Denver Broncos game. Plates will include Chiavetta's grilled half chicken, tomato-cucumber salad, mac 'n cheese, corn on the cob and soft drinks. Plates are $19.95 in advance, $24.95 day of the event. Portion of proceeds will benefit Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada.

13. Doors open at 8 p.m. Sept. 24 for Pizza Rock Shot Bingo at Green Valley Ranch. $25 per person includes 10 games/30 electronic cards. Win $100 to $1,000. Free shots for all winners, complimentary cocktails. There will also be a live DJ spinning Top 40 and classic rock hits. Free pizza from Pizza Rock.

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