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5 Free & Frugal Events In Las Vegas This Week

Posted at 11:07 AM, Apr 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-29 14:07:07-04

Plenty to do with the kids this week from movies to tennis. Plus this week I have found some special May the 4th activities for all of the Star Wars fans out there. May the force, well you know...
Grant a Gift 5K for Austism
Saturday, April 30th 8 am-noon
Town Square
Register to participate in the 5K (for a fee), visit the Autism resource fair, and enjoy awards and entertainment for this fantastic cause.
USTA Tennis Clinic
Saturdays 11am-2pm
Downtown Summerlin
USTA and Downtown Summerlin is offering a free tennis clinic for ages 3-10 on the lawn. Arrive early to check out the farmers market too!!
May Science Be With You
Wednesday, May 4th, 4-8 pm
Desert Research Institute
DRI GreenPower and the National Atomic Testing Museum are partnering to present the special FREE event as part of the Las Vegas Science & Technology Festival. Join for science presentations, hands-on activities, DRI lab tours, and a special appearance from the 501st Legion Star Wars Characters + performances from the light saber guild.
Star Wars X-Wing Event
Wednesday, May 4th, 7 pm
Barnes & Noble Northwest
Celebrate all things Star Wars and learn to play Star Wars X-Wing™.

Movie screening for kids
Thursday, May 5th, 7:30 pm
Downtown Container Park
Kids young and old can enjoy an open-air screening of "Tangled" under the stars.

Wendy Gelbart is a local writer and Las Vegas fanatic. With her family, she enjoys experiencing all of the entertainment our city has to offer and loves sharing the deals she finds as well as show reviews on her blog The Spot featured at www.yellowbucketjanitorial.com/blog.