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Weekend’s Best Bets

1 ZOMBIE WALK: Boulder Dam Brewing Co. and Zombie Squad will be hosting the sixth annual Zombie Walk Saturday, beginning and ending at the brewery. Participants are invited to come in their scariest undead attire, although there will be makeup artists at the event. There will be four bands performing live music, a raffle and prizes for the best costume. The walk will begin at 7 p.m. and entry fee is $5, with proceeds benefiting Heaven Can Wait Animal Society.

2 DAY WITH THE DENTIST: Dr. Eldon Clothier and Advanced Dental Care will celebrate their 40th anniversary in Boulder City with a thank-you picnic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday next to the Multiuse Building in Broadbent Park, 1301 Fifth St. Patients and members of the community are invited to attend the event, which will feature food, games and prizes. Clothier opened Advanced Dental Care directly after completing dental school at the University of Southern California and planned the picnic to show his appreciation for the community’s decades of support. Reservations are requested. For more information, call 702-293-1437.

3 MURDER MYSTERY: The Boulder City Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual awards ceremony and installation Saturday during an evening of comedy, music and murder. The annual event will feature a killer twist this year, as the awards ceremony will be incorporated into A Touch of Mystery’s interactive murder-mystery show, “All’s Fair in Love and Music.” The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Elaine K. Smith Center, 700 Wyoming St. Tickets are $50 per person or $90 per couple and reservations must be made by Friday. For more information or reservations, visit www.bouldercitychamberofcommerce.com or call 702-293-9523.

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Best Bets, March 9-15

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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