Mesquite Gaming BBQ Event Schedule

This Friday, Mesquite Gaming, owner of Casablanca Resort and Virgin River Hotel, kicks off its all-new CasaBlanca BBQ Fest with exciting entertainment, fun and games and, of course, mouthwatering ribs. The event, which runs from Friday, Sept. 8 … [Read more...]

Mesquite Gaming Invites Mesquite Police and Mesquite Fire to Compete for a Good Cause

This Friday, September 8, at 6 p.m., the Mesquite Police Department and the Mesquite Fire Department will be found at the CasaBlanca BBQ Fest stuffing their faces as they compete against each other in a watermelon eating contest.  Mesquite Gaming has … [Read more...]

Super Run Classic Car Show coming to Mesquite

On the heels of the record-breaking 2017 Mesquite Motor Mania event, Mesquite Gaming, owner of Casablanca Resort and Virgin River Hotel has added a second car show to its annual lineup of family-friendly offerings. In partnership with the Las Vegas … [Read more...]

Plan ‘C’ takes the stage for season opener

Hardcore actors will audition for just about anything, even murder! When a group of 10 actors auditioned for the opening production of the Virgin Valley Theatre Group’s 2017-18 Season opener, little did they know they were there to “Audition for Mur … [Read more...]

Wolf Creek set to rock the final Casapoolooza of the summer

The final Casapoolooza of the season is scheduled on Saturday, Sept. 2. CasaPoolooza is a five-concert series held at the CasaBlanca Resort-Casino-Spa Lagoon Pool.  It has drawn record crowds through the years and it’s no wonder; guests can enjoy li … [Read more...]

Performing for a purpose

Imani Milele is Swahili for “Always believe.” Always believe that the power of education can change just about everything. Housing, education and skill training is what the dedicated team of individuals strives to provide for roughly 3,500 at risk and … [Read more...]

The Mousetrap that’s sure to kill

You’ll never be able to listen to the nursery rhyme “Three Blind Mice” quite the same way after you see the Virgin Valley Theatre Group’s version of Agatha Christie’s world’s longest running play “The Mousetrap” but putting first things first, they mu … [Read more...]

Best little theater around

One hundred ninety-nine bodies are what it takes to fill the seats in the Mesquite Community Theatre, the best little theater around and still improving. Whether one seat or all 199 are filled the Virgin Valley Theatre Group, the new MCT managing … [Read more...]

Car show moving from Henderson to Mesquite

After more than 10 years of being held in Henderson, the Super Run car show is moving to Mesquite. The show will take place Sept. 22-24 at Mesquite Gaming properties: the Casablanca Hotel, Virgin River Hotel and the Oasis parking lot. “We’ve bee … [Read more...]

How do you obtain help in Mesquite? The answer is simple; you ask.

A few weeks ago, Bunny Wiseman came in to the office in tears. She had been asked if GMAF could donate money from the organization to help a family in need. Wiseman desperately wanted to help but had to say, “no.” The organization simply wasn’t aroun … [Read more...]