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Henderson Multigenerational Indoor Pool (HMIP) | Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool (HMAP) | Heritage Park Aquatic Complex (HPAC) | Heritage Park 50+ Rec Center (HPSF) | Silver Springs Recreation Center (SSRC) CITYWIDE EVENTS Black Mountain Recreation Center (BMRC) | Black Mountain Aquatic Complex (BMAC) | Downtown Recreation Center (DRC) | Downtown Senior Center (DSC) | Henderson Multigenerational Center (HMGC) Valley View Recreation Center (VVRC) | Whitney Ranch Indoor Pool (WRIP) | Whitney Ranch Recreation Center (WRRC) | Henderson Events Plaza | Henderson Pavilion Citywide Events More recreation center, aquatic and outdoor recreation events can be found on pages 11, 30, 37, 53, 64, and 72. Events for the 50+ crowd can be found on pages 15 and 30. Farmers’ Market Shop for fresh fruits, vegetables, freshly baked bread, salsa, and honey, plus a variety of handmade items, jewelry, and handcrafted wood carvings. (p. 84) Every Thursday 9:00 am-4:00 pm Henderson Events Plaza Free Country Fresh Market Shop for fresh fruits and vegetables from Nevada and California farm stands. Bread, pastries, salsa, pizza, kettle corn, and cold beverages are also available, along with household and gift items. (p. 85) Every Friday 10:00 am-4:00 pm Henderson Pavilion Free March Water Street Rall-E Connect with other business owners at this quarterly event that includes a moderated panel to share experiences, knowledge and ideas. (p. 22) 03/02 6:00 pm 23 S. Water St. Free Henderson Symphony Orchestra: Young Artists Concert The Henderson Symphony Orchestra’s annual Young Artists Concert features selected student musicians in grades 6-12. (p.85) AGE DAY TIME DATE COST All F 8:00 pm 03/11 Free 50th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival This popular festival features entertainment, car show, parade, carnival rides, and food vendors. Some activities may require the purchase of tickets. This year’s theme: 50 Years of Irish Tradition. (p. 21) 03/11-03/13 Time Varies Henderson Events Plaza Free Parade 03/12 10:00 am Henderson Events Plaza Free River Mountains Loop Trail Cleanup Join us for spring cleaning at the annual River Mountains Loop Trail Cleanup. Transportation is provided from Mountain Lake Park to the trail. Hat, water, sunscreen, sturdy shoes and gloves are recommended. 03/19 8:00 am-noon Mountain Lake Park Free Henderson Fire Department Open House Meet your neighborhood firefighters, get a closer look at firefighting apparatus tour the station. (p. 56) 03/19 11:00 am-2:00 pm Fire Station 81, 600 College Dr. Free 4 HENDERSONHAPPENINGS | Spring 2016 | April-May April 2016 Henderson Games The Henderson Games is a unique competitive and social event that combines sports and games with entertainment and camaraderie. (p. 13) 04/01-04/30 Times Vary Locations Vary $3 & up Bike It or Hike It Explore Henderson’s many miles of award-winning trails by bike or by foot during this eight-week challenge. For complete contest rules, visit BikeHenderson.org. (See outside back cover.) 04/01-05/31 5:00 am-11:00 pm lit trails Locations Vary Free Dawn to dusk on unlit trails Giant Garage Sale Selling unwanted clothes, toys, books, and other items is a great incentive to clean out your closets and earn extra money. Each booth equals two parking spots. The sale starts at 7:00 a.m. Admission is free. (p. 11) 04/02 7:00 am-noon BMRC $20 04/09 7:00 am-noon SSRC $20 Crazy Spokes Crazy Spokes features an exhilarating 30-mile ride along the River Mountains Loop Trail and a family fun ride. Spring into action at the free Healthy Henderson Fair where you can weigh-in and join the community weight-loss challenge. Check out safety and bike demonstrations, obtain information from health care providers and fitness professionals, and enjoy activities for all ages, including an inflatable obstacle course and bounce houses. (p. 86) 04/09 9:30 am-2:00 pm Henderson Events Plaza $5 & up Henderson Symphony Orchestra: Spring Concert Visit cityofhenderson.com (search “HSO”) for information on the Henderson Symphony Orchestra’s Spring Concert. (p. 85) 04/15 8:00 pm Henderson Pavilion Free Henderson Fire Department Open House Meet your neighborhood firefighters, get a closer look at firefighting apparatus and tour the station. (p. 56) 04/16 11:00 am-2:00 pm Fire Station 97, 1550 Amador Lane Free Henderson Anniversary Tournament This tournament for men’s D and E and co-rec upper and lower divisions is held in recognition of the City of Henderson’s anniversary of incorporation. Register through April 13. (p. 76) 04/16-04/17 Times Vary AG/RRRC Free for spectators 63rd Annual Henderson Heritage Parade & Festival Celebrate #MyHenderson with a variety of family-friendly activities, including a parade (which begins at 10:00 a.m.), festival and live entertainment. (p. 84) 04/23 9:00 am-6:00 pm Henderson Events Plaza Free NEW! Let’s Play! Play with friends, family and neighbors at this all-inclusive event as we celebrate in the recreation center, aquatic complex and recreation area at Whitney Ranch. Take part in archery, swimming, bounce houses, human hamster balls, arts and crafts and potato sack races. Activities are located at WRRC, WRIP and Whitney Ranch Recreation Area. (p. 40) 04/30 9:00 am-noon Locations Vary $8 May Upscale Yard Sale Sell your crafts, art, jewelry, and other items of interest. Booth space is $10. If you don’t want to sell, stop by and go home with a great deal. (p. 30) 05/06 9:00 am-1:00 pm HPSF Free


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