It’s been 20 years since cult film "From Dusk Till Dawn" hit the big screen.

Bellagio Gallery Hosts Museum Day, Mob Museum Gets Ready to Roar

What to do around the clock in Las Vegas

Thursday 3

Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, Las Vegas’ only PGA tour event, tees off at 6 a.m. at one of America’s most beautiful golf courses, TPC Summerlin. Watch the athletes and enjoy offerings from food and drink vendors, all while supporting a great cause throughout the weekend. $35-$999, ShrinersHospitalsOpen.com

Around 10,000 years ago, mammoths roamed Southern Nevada. As you’ll note, they’re gone. What happened? Steve Rowland, a UNLV geoscience professor, has been studying that question and will talk about his findings at McMullan’s Irish Pub, 4650 W. Tropicana Ave., at 7 p.m. Free entry, UNLV.edu

Saint Paddy’s Day has long passed, but it doesn’t have to be March 17 to enjoy traditional Irish music. Dublin transplants The Black Donnellys perform at Rí Rá Irish Pub throughout November, and tonight’s show starts at 8:45 p.m. One of the duo, Dave Browne, is a Guinness World Record holder for marathon guitar playing. Free entry, RiRaPub.com/Las-Vegas

Friday 4

Unless you’re in the automotive aftermarket industry, you weren’t invited to the SEMA Show, the world’s largest assemblage of cool car stuff. But anyone can go to SEMA Ignited, the after-show party no car geek should skip. Check out the custom builds and outrageous accessories at the Las Vegas Convention Center from 3-10 p.m. $20, SEMAIgnited.com

Springs Preserve’s ninth-annual Día de Muertos starts its weekend-long celebration today. View ofrendas, decorate skulls, listen to poetry and music, and watch traditional dance at this commemoration of the deceased from 4-9 p.m. through Sunday. $5-$10, SpringsPreserve.org

Hang out at Delano’s rooftop Skyfall Lounge for Rosé Friday, where you can sip on rosé Champagne and Absolut Elyx cocktails while taking in stellar 180-degree views of the Strip. The weekly fete, which begins at 8 p.m., also features small bites and live entertainment. Free entry, DelanoLasVegas.com

A trio that masterfully moves from rock to funk to jazz, Tim Reynolds & TR3 perform at Vinyl at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at 8 p.m. $22-$45, HardRockHotel.com

The Las Vegas Philharmonic kicks off its American German Cultural Exchange Fellowship, with Brandenburg State Theater Orchestra musician Tobias Feldmann performing Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D Major alongside the local symphony. The program, which begins at 7:30 p.m. at Reynolds Hall, also features selections by Mozart and Haydn. $30-$109, TheSmithCenter.com

Part-time travel scribe Astronautalis puts the pen down Saturday night to bring hip-hop to Bunkhouse.

Part-time travel scribe Astronautalis puts the pen down Saturday night to bring hip-hop to Bunkhouse.

Saturday 5

The Craft Festival at Cashman Center runs today through Sunday (doors open at 10 a.m.), and will feature 150 booths representing 200 independent artisans. Bonus: No mass production. $2-$8, StevePowers.com

The Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art hosts its annual Museum Day, which offers complimentary admission for all guests from 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m. The current exhibition, Town and Country: From Degas to Picasso, focuses on European and American experiences of the Industrial Revolution, and includes the works of Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet and many more.Free entry, Bellagio.com

Pucker up for Atomic Liquors’ Sour Saturday, where beer enthusiasts score pretzel necklaces and access to almost 50 sour beers from 1-5 p.m. You might be able to sneak a peek of the new Atomic Kitchen, too. $50, SourSaturdayLV.com

How does a five-course prix-fixe meal with Firestone Walker beer pairings sound? That’s what you’ll get at Libertine Social’s Fireside Chef Chat. There’s limited space for the 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. seatings, so call ASAP to make your reservation. $75, MandalayBay.com

Nomadic wordsmith and part-time travel writer Astronautalis brings his unique brand of hip-hop to Bunkhouse Saloon, with Oxymorrons and Hassan Hamilton opening at 9 p.m. $10-$15, BunkhouseDowntown.com

Sunday 6

For all you vampire fans, From Dusk Till Dawn screens at select theaters across America to celebrate the film’s 20th anniversary. Written by Quentin Tarantino, the bloodsucker thriller features performances by George Clooney and Juliette Lewis. Ticket prices vary, FathomEvents.com

Monday 7

Return to the days of speakeasies and flappers at The Mob Museum’s new Ready to Roar exhibit, which focuses on 1920s-era fashion and its social implications. Included in museum general admission ($10-$24), TheMobMuseum.org

Bookworms, unite! Join avid philanthropist and bibliophile Beverly Rogers at The Writer’s Block for John Steinbeck on Writing: Show and Tell, a discussion on how the appearance of the celebrated author’s books influenced readers and his publishing process. The event begins at 7 p.m., and will feature a number of titles from Rogers’ personal collection of early and first editions.
TheWritersBlock.org

Lend your palate to talented sommeliers at the Cromwell during the Giada Wine Series Dinner, 6-9 p.m. This month’s installment features selections from Cheval des Andes to go with a menu of the celebrity chef’s favorite dishes. Lemon ricotta cookies, anyone? $200, Caesars.com/Cromwell/Giada

Downtown Grand’s newest restaurant and music venue, Freedom Beat, combines good ol’ American food and live music at its Gibson Showcase Jam, Mondays at 9 p.m. Jam out on the provided Gibson guitars and get your grub on. Free entry, DowntownGrand.com

Green Day’s American Idiot  puts a story of young Americans finding meaning in a post-9/11 world to the score of hits from the beloved rock band. The Broadway smash hits the Hard Rock Hotel’s Vinyl music venue at 6 and 9 p.m. $15-$20, HardRockHotel.com

Tuesday 8

Nothing much going on today—just you helping to decide the fate of the free world. If you didn’t vote early, Election Day voting booths in Clark County are open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Find your polling place, registration status and sample ballot, then head out to do your civic duty. ClarkCountyNV.gov/Election

It’s Tuesday, which means you should be eating $3.50 tacos and drinking $7 Casa Noble margaritas at El Dorado Cantina’s Tacos & Tequila Tuesday. Did we mention the $10 Modelo and tequila shot special? Get on it! ElDoradoVegas.com

Sip on $5 beer, wine and shot selections from California Pizza Kitchen, Beerhaus and Sake Rok
every Tuesday during
Party at The Park. Ping-pong and cornhole complete the Park’s weekly event, which runs from 5-9 p.m. TheParkVegas.com

Win beer, gift cards and bragging rights at the Geeks Who Drink trivia contest at Pizza Rock’s two locations (Downtown Grand and Green Valley Ranch), 7-9 p.m. Don’t have a team? The advantage of playing with geeks is they’re probably looking for friends, too. Zing! PizzaRockLasVegas.com

Wednesday 9

You’re either celebrating the election results or you’re really depressed. Either way, the UNLV Jazz Concert Series is a good way to blow off steam. The university’s Latin Jazz Ensemble will be swinging at the Clark County Library’s Main Theater, starting at 7 p.m. LVCCLD.org  

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