The world’s a nicer place…

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The Mesquite Hot-Air Balloon Festival begins this weekend at the CasaBlanca Resort. Beautiful balloons will be traveling up, up and away, taking off from the Oasis Parking lot on Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings at 7:30 a.m. (weather … [Read more...]

They’re a bunch of awkward and odd friends

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What do you get when you put a group of male actors, many new, all friends but one off stage, on stage as friends? Did that question sound odd? You get the Virgin Valley Theatre Group’s version of Neil Simon’s the Odd Couple; try watching and you’ll … [Read more...]

Local kids preparing for Smith Center debut

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Over 40 Mesquite and Bunkerville “Disney” youth are busy preparing for their big debut on the Las Vegas Smith Center for Performing Arts stage with their upcoming performance of Disney Kids ‘The Jungle Book.’ Bowler Elementary school was accepted … [Read more...]

The Virgin Valley Theatre Group (VVTG) has cast their second show of the season, The Odd Couple by Neil Simon.

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The Odd Couple, directed by Glen Bjornson brings two newcomers to the Mesquite stage and one semi-newcomer to the Virgin Valley Theatre Group. Newcomers Nanette Greener and Kimberly Gilbert will take on the two small roles of the Pigeon Sisters while … [Read more...]

No Cover for the Rye Brothers at the Casablanca this Weekend

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Mesquite country music and Rock-n-Roll fans alike will want to take a trip to the Casablanca this weekend. There is no cover charge to come and experience the new “Power-pop” Country Rock band The Rye Brothers. Friday, Dec. 9 - Sun. Dec. 11 at 9 … [Read more...]

Mayhem is popular in Mesquite

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Who would think that a community full of retirees would appreciate a good fight? Ely Prussin, Director of Player Development for Mesquite Gaming, sure didn’t when he first brought the idea to Mesquite Gaming and the community. Prussin wasn’t sure … [Read more...]

Mesquite on Broadway

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Mark Guertin certainly wore a lot of hats and wigs when he emceed Mesquite on Broadway Nov. 11 and 12, some of them weren’t so pretty. They didn’t stop his introductions from being very entertaining, they just aided in the humor.  Though, if ‘Annie’ … [Read more...]

Festival of Trees

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The Mesquite Arts Council is proud to announce that their Festival of Trees is underway and off to a great start.  They've got more trees this year than they've had in years past and more vendors too. There's plenty of entertainment to keep the … [Read more...]

Symphony

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The Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra (SNSO) opened its fourth season in all their ‘American Grandeur’. The orchestra played to a nearly full house at the CasaBlanca Showroom on Nov. 5. The concert, led by Dr. Selmer Spitzer was a mixture of … [Read more...]

Mesquite on Broadway

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A Little bit of Broadway will be coming to Mesquite on Nov. 11 and 12 at 7 p.m.  Virgin Valley Theatre Group will be presenting a variety show, Mesquite on Broadway, starring a plethora of local talent. The show, directed by Larry LeMieux as a fund … [Read more...]