Las Vegas’ Old Mormon Fort State Historic Park

Photo: Old fort state park Among our Las Vegas faves, the place where Las Vegas began, the Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Historic Park, 500 East Washington Avenue in downtown. Entrance fee is $3 and those under 12 years of age are free. Tue-Sat 8am-430pm. Recommended for history fans. The site of the first …

Summerlin

Photo: City National Arena Places to visit City National Arena @CityNatlArena 51s Stadium (after 2019) The new Triple-A baseball stadium is set to open April 9, 2019. Suncoast Casino REI Boca Park Pancho’s – Beautiful bar Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Summerlin? What are the places to visit in Summerlin? Wikipedia: …

Laughlin, Nevada

Photo: James Marvin Phelps, Grapevine Canyon Laughlin is the lowest geographical spot in Nevada Headlines http://www.reviewjournal.com/nevada-150/river-marks-nevada-s-low-point-near-laughlin Resorts/Casinos http://www.avicasino.com/ – @AviResortCasino Tourism Portals visitlaughlin.com laughlinriverrun.com Photos Lagoon Laughlin Lagoon Nearby: Big Bend State Park http://parks.nv.gov/parks/big-bend-of-the-colorado-state-recreation-area laughlinriverrun.com: A sliver of the Colorado River Valley where Nevada, California and Arizona meet has been transformed into a fast-growing tourist …

Boulder City, Nevada

Photo: Boulder Theatre Only two Nevada towns prohibit gambling: Boulder City and Panaca. Let’s explore Boulder City. Events February damshortfilm.org May  Spring Jamboree – Map (PDF) Facebook Tourism Portals Visit Boulder City Elsewhere on the Web Boulder City Boulder City Chamber of Commerce Boulder City Chamber News Boulder City Review Boulder City – Las Vegas Sun …

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension / Clark County Lifelong Learning Center

Photo University of Nevada Cooperative Extension / Clark County Lifelong Learning Center 8050 Paradise Road Staff deliver deliver non-degree, educational programs in these areas: Agriculture Children, Youth and Families Community Development Health and Nutrition Horticulture Natural Resources Key Links unce.unr.edu unce.unr.edu/counties/clark Grow Your Own Facebook Nevada Naturalist Program To become a Nevada Naturalist, participants complete …

Reno Links

Reno flag Links related to Reno, Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: Recommended Listening / Apps https://knpr.org/discover-music KVNV (FM) – Wikipedia Twitter @CityofReno @RenoPublicRadio @ThisIsReno @ByBenSpillman @getoutdoorsnv @BobzienNevada @sundancebooks Bookstores https://www.sundancebookstore.com @sundancebooks Government https://www.reno.gov https://www.facebook.com/cityofreno https://www.reno.gov/community/about-reno/newsroom @CityofReno This is Reno thisisreno.com Solutions Podcast Soundcloud @ThisIsReno News rgj.com Flag https://www.reno.gov/community/arts-culture/reno-flag-project https://www.rgj.com/story/news/2018/04/26/no-milwaukee-reno-didnt-steal-your-flag-design-because-ours-better/555429002/ Embedded Tweets I love the …

Henderson’s Bark in the Park

Poster Today Henderson, Nevada hosts the annual Bark In the Park, Saturday, March 9, 10am-2pm in Cornerstone Park. Bark in the Park is a celebration of canine friends with dozens of information and vendor booths. The event attracts hundreds of beautiful dogs, many needing forever homes. There are plenty of bowls, buckets, and kiddie pools …

Reno

Photo: Tom, Reno Arch Reno sits in a high desert at the foot of the Sierra Nevada and its downtown area (along with Sparks) occupies a valley informally known as the Truckee Meadows. Hashtag: #BiggestLittleCity Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Reno? Embedded Tweets I love the Holidays so I have lowered the …

Valley of Fire State Park

Photo Nevada – Valley of Fire State Park is the state’s oldest and largest state park, dedicated 1935. Civilian Conservation Corps workers helped to make the new park accessible to visitors through the construction of roads and rest areas. The valley derives its name from the red sandstone formations and the stark beauty of the …