Thursday, June 26
Circus fans, it’s your lucky day (again). Fantasy Circus is in town, 4 p.m. today through Saturday at Town Square Mall’s Baobab Theater, and that means juggling, music, aerial acts and a really cool dog show. $20; Baobob.com.
Friday, June 27
Know what would be nice about now? Hitting the road for somewhere cooler, with trees and water and stuff like that. To get you inspired, we recommend the Camping World RV Expo, 10 a.m. today through Sunday at the Orleans Arena. You’ll find RVs of all shapes and sizes, and thousands of RV-accessories to get you ready to head out on the highway. And admission is free. OrleansCasino.com.
Saturday, June 2
We love a good Pacific throwdown as much as the next ninth islander, which is why you’ll find us over at the Cannery in North Las Vegas on Friday at 5 p.m. and today at 4 p.m. for the Islands of the Pacific Cultural Festival. You’ll find Hawaiian food, music, entertainment … all the good stuff. $5, CanneryCasino.com.
Sunday, June 29
Attention equestrian enthusiasts: The Gold Rush Peruvian Horse Classic will be in town Friday through today at the South Point Arena. This is a regional championship show for folks who are really into Peruvian horses, and an opportunity for the rest of us to check out some beautiful animals for free. GoldRushClassic.com.
Monday, June 30
It’s a summer Monday, and you’re feeling sluggish. Perhaps a little expert advice on diet and nutrition is what you need right now. Good thing UNLV’s Nutrition Center is hosting Motivational Mondays, noon to 1 p.m. at the Rod Lee Bigelow Health Sciences Building. Topics include nutrition basics, diabetes prevention, physical activity and more. Free; UNLV.edu.
Tuesday, July 1
Earth-friendly fashion doesn’t necessarily mean dressing in recycled garbage bags, you know. See for yourself just how high sustainable style can be at Springs Preserve’s Sustainable Style: Fashion and Photography exhibit, through July 13. The show features fashion items made from sustainable materials, and photos of models wearing said items at Springs Preserve. SpringsPreserve.org.
Wednesday, July 2
UFC’s International Fight Week kicked off (see what we did there?) yesterday, meaning there’s plenty of aggrotainment around town for the next six days. There’s also something a little softer in The Art of Fighting exhibit, through Friday at the Gallery at 1217 Main St. Highlight: Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer puts her own work on display, proving she can do more than hold up a round card. UFC.com.