Elvis lives on in 6th annual tribute artists competition at CasaBlanca

Several Elvis Tribute Artists, or Elvi as they are called, from all over the country are about to descend on Mesquite, as the CasaBlanca Resort and Casino, 950 W. Mesquite Blvd., gets set to host the sixth annual “Elvis Rocks Mesquite” tribute arti … [Read more...]

Get Ready To “Fly Willie”

The Virgin Valley Theatre Group and 2Nielsens Productions are getting ready to launch an original zany new comedy “Fly Willie” on May 1, 2015. Fly Willie is written and directed by two time award winning director/choreographer Dan Nielsen and is th … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Jam begins Friday

If all of the chaos around town is getting too much for you this weekend, take a short drive north on I-15 to Exit 8 where you will find the 8th Annual Beaver Dam Jam. Normally held during the first weekend of June, organizers moved it up a month to … [Read more...]

7th Annual ‘Smokin’ in Mesquite BBQ’ this weekend

Adding to this week’s festivities will be Mesquite Gaming’s 7th Annual Smokin’ in Mesquite competition at the CasaBlanca Resort, 950 W Mesquite Boulevard on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. with awards presented on Sunday at 6 p.m. It is esti … [Read more...]

Season Ends For Symphony ~ A Review

How do you end an inaugural symphony season?  In the case of the Southern Nevada Symphony you do it with a “pop.” The all-volunteer symphony ended their 2014-2015 season with a pops performance to a sold-out crowd at the showroom of the Casa Blan … [Read more...]

Upcoming Symphony Concert

The Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra is rehearsing and preparing for their fourth and final concert of the 2014-2015 concert season. The concert will be held in the CasaBlanca Showroom on April 11 at 7 p.m. For this final concert of the Southern … [Read more...]

Mesquite Toes prepare for Spectacular Show

The tapping Mesquite Toes are gearing up for their annual Spectacular show at the Mesquite Community Theatre, 150 Yucca St. on April 16 at 1 p.m., 17 and 18 both at 7 p.m. This year’s program will feature music from the 1930’s through the 198 … [Read more...]

Family Fun Night looking for teams and sponsors

City prepares for Family Fun Night and Tug-O-War events The Mesquite Department of Athletics and Leisure Services-Senior Division invites the community to challenge their friends, family or business to a friendly Tug-A-War Challenge. This event … [Read more...]

Zombina Takes Mesquite On Friday the 13th

"We know now that in the early years of the twentieth century this world was being watched closely by intelligences greater than man's and yet as mortal as his own..." (Orson Wells, October 30, 1938) At the start of the “Cold War” two sup … [Read more...]

Symphony wows crowd, again

Last Saturday, March 7, Dr. Selmer Spitzer conducted their third symphony concert of the season that left the crowd cheering by the end of the night at the Virgin Valley High School Auditorium. The members of the Southern Nevada Symphony … [Read more...]