Around the Area

A variety of shows, events, activities beyond the casino scene

 

PAINT & PINOT
Friday, April 16
What: Whether you are a novice who needs step-by-step instruction or an experienced artist who just wants to come create, Aimee will teach you how to paint an amazing picture using neon colors. The cost includes all painting materials, canvas and two drinks!

Where: Miracle Mile Event Center at Mohave Shriners; 2580 Miracle Mile, Bullhead City, 12.4 miles from Laughlin.
When: Friday, April 16 (6:30 p.m.).
Cost: $35 per person.
Info: For information, call 928-296-0748, or visit JJMysteryEvents.com.

MIXED BUNCO EVENT
Saturday, April 17
What: Bullhead City Elks Auxiliary #2408 is hosting a bunco special event for couples. The event is open to the public and lunch is included. Bunco starts at noon. All proceeds benefit Elks’ charities in Bullhead City.
Where: Elks Lodge #2408, 1745 Emerald Drive, Bullhead City, 7.3 miles from Laughlin.
When: Saturday, April 17 (noon).
Cost: $8.
Info: Kathleen Clemens, 928-763-6799.

RUMMAGE SALE
Saturday, April 17
What: The River Cruizers invites the public to its first annual rummage sale to help provide scholarships for area high school seniors.
Where: Tierra Verde Clubhouse, 4373 El Corro
Fort Mohave, 12.8 miles from Laughlin.
When: Saturday, April 17 (7 a.m.-2 p.m.).
Cost: Free to browse.
Info: Call Janis Young 928-514-5062.

BBQ COOKOFF & CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT
Saturday, April 17
What: The public is invited to a BBQ Cook Off from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Cost for a tasting plate is $15 and includes rib samples from competitors and two sides. Tasting plates must be purchased in advance at jjmysteryevents.com. The cornhole tournament begins at 1 p.m. Teams must register in advance and space is limited to the first 20 teams. Cost per team is $25. Grand prize includes a new cornhole set and admission to the upcoming Cornhole League season.
Where: Miracle Mile Event Center at Mohave Shriners; 2580 Miracle Mile, Bullhead City, 12.4 miles from Laughlin.
When: Saturday, April 17 (starts 11 a.m.).
Cost: $15 per tasting plate; $25 per cornhole team.
Info: For information, call 928-296-0748, or visit JJMysteryEvents.com.

CHILLIN’ ON BEALE STREET
Saturday, April 17

What: Bring your car downtown for a fun time. Classics, customs, creatives, motorcycles, EVs, you name it… cruise on down to Beale Street for music, good food and down-home Kingman atmosphere!
Where: Beale Street, downtown Kingman, 33.6 miles from Laughlin.
When: Saturday, April 17 (2 p.m.-5 p.m.).
Cost: Free admission.
Info: Call Gene Kirkham, 714-488-1843

MEN OF FIRE VETERANS POKER RUN
Saturday, April 24
What: Men of Fire Ch. 6 announces its annual Veterans Poker Run with $1,000’s in prizes. Over eight years, the organization has raised $80,000 to benefit veterans. Pre-register online at mayheminfo.com/vets by April 10 for $25 per rider and $10 per passenger. Same day registration will be at Anderson Ford Bullhead City from 8 a.m.-11 a.m. on April 24 for $30 per rider and $10 per passenger. Raffle tickets will be available at Anderson Ford as well as the finish at CoVeu Drinkery and Eatery in Bullhead City. Cards will be due by 3:30 p.m. at CoVeu.
Where: Anderson Ford Bullhead City, 2585 Highway 95, Bullhead City, AZ, 7.2 miles from Laughlin.
When: Saturday, April 24 (8 a.m.-4 p.m.).
Cost: $25 per rider and $10 for a passenger online.
Info: Email mayheminfo@yahoo.com.

MOTORCYCLE PARTS SWAP MEET
Friday-Saturday, April 23-24
What: The public is invited to a motorcycle parts swap meet and open house at Performance Specialists in the Kingman Airport Industrial Park.
Where: 4906 Olympic Drive, Kingman; 42.3 miles from Laughlin.
When: Friday-Saturday, April 23-24 (9 a.m.-4 p.m.)
Cost: Free admission.
Info: Call 928-692-6601.

HOME AND GARDEN
Friday-Sunday, April 23-25
What: Find products and information on landscaping and gardening. The Home and Garden Business Expo will have professional demonstrations for all of your DIY home renovations.
Where: Mohave County Fairgrounds, 2600 Fairgrounds Ave, Kingman; 36.2 miles from Laughlin.
When: Friday-Saturday, April 23-24 (10 a.m.-6 p.m.); Sunday, April 25 (10 a.m.-4 p.m.).
Cost: $10 for adults, $5 ages 6-12, ages 5 and under free; parking is $3.
Info: Call 928-753-2636.

ELKS LODGE #2408 BUNCO
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday
What: Bullhead City Elks Lodge #2408 hosts Bunco on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. The sessions are open to the public and lunch will be served at 11 a.m. Bunco starts at noon. All proceeds benefit Elks’ charities in Bullhead City.
Where: Elks Lodge #2408, 1745 Emerald Drive, Bullhead City, 7.3 miles from Laughlin.
When: Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday (11 a.m.).
Cost: $8.
Info: Kathleen Clemens, 928-763-6799.

MYSTERY PUB TRIVIA NIGHTS
Every Thursday night (except the last)
What: J&J Events presents Mystery Pub Trivia. Win cash prizes, for ages 21 and older. No commitment required. Teams of one to five people.
Where: Miracle Mile Event Center at Mohave Shriners; 2580 Miracle Mile, Bullhead City, 12.4 miles from Laughlin.
When: Every Thursday (except the last) (6:30 p.m.).
Cost: $5 per person.
Info: For info, call 928-296-0748, or visit JJMysteryEvents.com.