Pahrump Social Powwow

Pahrump, Nov. 16 – 18, noon to 6 p.m. daily  Hone to the Western Shoshone and Paiute tribes, during the Social Powwow, organizer Paula Elefante, anticipates at least 500 to 750 people will pass through each day. Veteran Native Americans are also honored at this time and then three days of dancing begins. Website:

Las Vegas Culture Fest Food and Music Festival

Las Vegas, Nov. 17-18, noon to 4 p.m. Celebrate equality, unity, and diversity at this family-friendly event featuring a variety of cultural folk dances and music. Lawn seating, please bring your low-back lawn chairs or lawn blankets for your comfort. Refreshments and food available for purchase. Website:

The Unbelievables Christmas Extravaganza at The Eldorado

Reno, Nov. 16 – Jan. 3Featuring “America’s Got Talent” semi-finalist Evie Clair and many other great acts from around the globe. A family-friendly show has it all – jaw-dropping magic, breathtaking circus acts, including sand art, magical doves, duo trapeze straps, the Russian bar and local school choirs singing your favorite Christmas carols. Tickets available online. For show times and tickets call 800-879-8879. Nevada Women’s Expo Craft Fair and BazaarReno, Nov. 16-17, Fire Creek Shopping CenterBi-Annual Women’s Expo. Large variety of vendors, entertainment and information. Website: (775) 787-6017

Polar Express Train Ride – Carson City V&T Depot

Carson City, Nov. 21 – Dec. 31, 5 – 10 p.m. During the holiday season, characters, entertainment and Santa bring the story to life, with a souvenir silver sleigh bell to remember the journey. Hot chocolate, pajamas and wonderful Christmas spirit for your enjoyment. The one-hour long rides are fun for the whole family. Website: