Just as students arrive for a new semester, UNLV is holding a Public Surplus Sale with deals on used furnishings, electronics and anything else you might need. 1:30–4 p.m., Thunder Warehouse at UNLV, unlv.edu/calendar
Preview the entire upcoming NFL season as Westgate Las Vegas Race and Sports SuperBook kicks off the sixth annual SuperContest Weekend, featuring an appearance by broadcaster Brent Musburger and a chance to enter the “ultimate pro football handicapping contest.” 11 a.m., westgatevegas.com
The monthly Third Thursdays event at the Springs Preserve includes live music, food and cocktails at Divine Café, plus a chance to check out its current astronaut exhibit. 5–8 p.m., $3–$5, free for children 4 and under, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., springspreserve.org
And Downtown Summerlin hosts a free screening of this year’s live-action blockbuster Beauty and the Beast. Be the outdoor mall’s guest. 7:30 p.m., downtownsummerlin.com/events
Get your weekend grocery shopping out of the way early at the Downtown3rd Farmers Market. 9 a.m.–2 p.m., 300 N. Casino Center Blvd.
Tonight’s free Poet’s Corner event at the West Las Vegas Arts Center is not just a chance to enjoy some spoken word and poetry; it’s also a chance to salute longtime host Keith Brantley, who is handing off his duties to LaBlaque Williams. 7:30 p.m., 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., lasvegasnevada.gov
Watch gamers compete for a $500 pot at the Grand Cup 7! FIFA 2017 event at Downtown Grand’s esports venue, Downtown Underground. Did we mention there’s also a happy hour? 6 p.m., downtowngrand.com
Singer Rein Garcia will play a free show in the courtyard at The District at Green Valley Ranch Resort as part of its ongoing Summer Concert Series. 7–9 p.m., shopthedistrictgvr.com
Orleans Arena hosts “the toughest indoor off-road motorcycle race on the planet,” as Endurocross rides into town. See riders compete against ridiculous obstacles such as logs, water crossings, tractor tires and firewood pits. 8 p.m., $27–$36, at Orleans Hotel & Casino, orleansarena.com
If you’re Downtown, you can kick it by the pool with a live DJ at the free Plaza Pool Nights event. 7 p.m., at Plaza Hotel & Casino, plazahotelcasino.com
And Las Vegas welcomes two big-time tribute acts tonight, but you probably have to choose between one or the other. Life is cruel that way.
Will you see Beatlemajesty at Brooklyn Bowl? The Beatles tribute band is playing a free show at The Linq Promenade concert hall. 7 p.m., brooklynbowl.com
Or will you see Queen Nation, a tribute to Freddie Mercury and company, at Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort? 6 p.m. and 8 p.m., $19, stationcasinosevents.com
Catch the last day of action (with free entry!) at The Mane Event IV Cutting Horse Show at the South Point Arena and Equestrian Center. If you’re unfamiliar, “cutting” has nothing to do with blades and everything to do with wrangling herds of cattle. Just like on Hey Dude!
8 a.m.–6 p.m., inside South Point Hotel Casino & Spa, southpointcutting.com
Push back your morning workout a few hours and dive into bottomless Bloody Marys and mimosas for $15 at Hard Rock Cafe’s Acoustic Breakfast on the Strip. Tunes will be provided by singer/songwriter Nick Mattera. 8:30–11:30 a.m., hardrock.com/cafes/las-vegas
Sam’s Town Live, which just earned our Best of the City pick for Best Place for Pro Wrestling, is hosting a WWE Summerslam 2017 Viewing Party. Catch the action with a crowd of fellow fans. 3:30 p.m., $5, inside Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall, samstownlive.com
Learn the secrets of THC-infused skin care at the Puff, Pass and Pamper event hosted by infusion expert Kristal Chamblee. The BYOC event is being held at the CannabisTours.com headquarters. 3–5 p.m., 355 E. Pure April Ave., potguide.com/nevada
Missed your chance to play by the pool this weekend? Westgate Las Vegas is hosting Modelo Mondays at its pool, The Playground, with free entry, $2 Modelos and $4 margaritas, a DJ, games, giveaways and appearances by the ladies of its SEXXY revue. How can you say no to that? 2–6 p.m., westgatevegas.com
Enjoy an evening of music, spoken word and comedy (oh, and beer, too) at Hop Nuts Brewing during the long-standing weekly Human Experience gathering. 6:30–11 p.m., 1120 S. Main St., hopnutsbrewing.com
The Clark County Library continues its Five Summer Blockbusters from the 1970s series with a free Smokey and the Bandit screening that you can hit up Tuesday afternoon. 1 p.m., 1401 E. Flamingo Rd., lvccld.org
Or forget the movie and opt for drinking at this month’s Tap Takeover Tuesday at Umami Burger, Beer Garden & Sports Book inside SLS Las Vegas. Eugene, Oregon’s Ninaski Brewing Company’s summer brews will be featured, and there’s even a two-for-one deal on $9 14-ounce drafts. 11 a.m.–10 p.m., slslasvegas.com
It’s your last chance to see the Las Vegas Reyes de Plata (the Las Vegas 51s’ alter egos) as they host the Salt Lake Bees at Cashman Field. The transformation has been part of Minor League Baseball’s multicultural fan engagement program, featuring new names, uniforms and merchandise. The name’s kind of growing on us.
7:05 p.m., $5–$26, 850 Las Vegas Blvd. North, lv51.com
Broadway smash and Tony Award–winning musical Man of La Mancha is being staged this month by Super Summer Theatre at Spring Mountain State Park. Catch the show before it wraps on Saturday. 8:05 p.m., $15, 6375 NV–159, supersummertheatre.org
Looking for more stuff to do in Las Vegas? Check out vegasseven.com/calendar