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Weekend’s Best Bets

ART IN THE PARK: Boulder City Hospital Foundation presents its 53rd annual Art in the Park on Saturday and Sunday in Bicentennial Park, 999 Colorado St. The event showcases the work of fine art, fine craft and traditional craft artists. More than 350 artists are expected to participate. Admission to the benefit for Boulder City Hospital is free. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Call 702-293-0214 or visit www.artinthepark.org for more information.

GOLDEN TUNES: Stolen Gold performs at Boulder Dam Brewing Co. on Friday. The Las Vegas-based band takes its audience on a journey through generations of hits, showcasing golden hits from the 1950s to modern alternative rock, with a bit of country thrown in for good measure. The band plays from 8-11 p.m. The Brewpub is at 453 Nevada Way. Call 702-243-2739 or visit www.boulderdambrewing.com for more information.

CHOCOLATE AND WINE: The Western National Parks Association will present a Taza Mexican chocolate and wine tasting event Saturday at the Alan Bible Visitor Center, 10 Lakeshore Road, at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. It begins at 7 p.m. Participants must be 21 or older and have proof of age and identity. Cost is $35 per person and the event is limited to 25 people. For more information or reservations, call 702-293-8990.

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1 READY TO ROCK: The Rock, Roll & Stroll fundraiser for the Senior Center of Boulder City’s Meals on Wheels program will be presented from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in Bicentennial Park, 999 Colorado St. The fifth annual event will include a car show, games, food and music by DJ Mike Pacini. For more information, call 702-293-3320.

Best Bets, March 2-8

1 MUSIC MAKER: Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ted Sablay will perform at the Boulder Dam Brewing Company from 7-10 Saturday night. A native of Wisconsin, Sablay now calls Las Vegas home. He has spent much of the past 20 years as a touring member and regular collaborator with The Killers. He debuted his first album as a solo artist in 2022. The Brewpub is at 453 Nevada Way. Call 702-243-2739 or visit www.boulderdambrewing.com for more information.

Best Bets, Feb. 23-March 1

1 FANTASTIC THEATER: The Young Hearts Theater Group, sponsored by Boulder City United Methodist Church, will present C.S. Lewis’ classic fantasy tale “The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe” at 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Elaine K. Smith Building, 700 Wyoming St. Admission is free.

Best Bets, Feb. 16-22

1 MORE MOVIES: The Dam Short Film Festival returns for its 19th incarnation and with in-person screenings, but at a new location. Scheduled Thursday through Monday at the Elaine K. Smith Building, 700 Wyoming St., the festival will screen 153 short films in about 30 programs. Tickets are $12.50 per program, $45 for a full-day pass and $150 for an event pass. Visit www.damshortfilm.org for more information.

Best Bets, Feb. 9-15

1 RED CARPET READY: Celebrity couples will be roaming the streets downtown Saturday as the Best Dam Wine Walk hosts its monthly event. Scheduled from 4-8 p.m., with check-in through 6:30 at My 4 Sons Comic Cards, 1308 Wyoming St., the wine walk provides an opportunity to visit local businesses, often after their regular hours. Admission is $25 per person, plus Eventbrite fees, in advance or $30 at check-in.

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