April 25, 2015

Flashback Friday & Arbor Day Collide

Arbor Day in Boulder City, Nevada

This is what happens when Arbor Day and Flashback Friday collide! Courtesy of the Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum, here’s a photo of a man named Wilbur Weed beginning the planting of more than 9,000 trees into Boulder City … this particular photo was taken on Utah Street on March 15, 1932. And you KNOW I’m […]

Heart of the Community Gala Info

Heart Of Community Invitation in Boulder City, Nevada

While it’s always been true that we don’t post events that aren’t taking place in Boulder City, we made an exception because the sheer number of people who want to attend this event forced them to move it to a larger venue. Well, the fact that you have to take a freeway named after the […]

Fox Smokehouse BBQ Expanding…Again!

Fox Smokehouse BBQ in Boulder City, Nevada

If you love your Fox Smokehouse BBQ, you’ll love this new scoop – word is that plans are underway to expand their operations AGAIN when they take over the space that adjoins their current location, although not until the current tenant’s lease is up at the end of this year. No word yet on what […]

Junior Ranger Day is Saturday

Junior Ranger Day at Lake Mead near Boulder City

This sounds like a super fun event for the kids this coming Saturday (April 25th, 2015) … they can meet the rangers and their friends Smokey Bear, Rad Tad, Coastie and Mojave Max along with “Bark Rangers” Charlotte and Cooper at National Junior Ranger Day. Activities include trying on fire gear, exploring the mysteries of […]

Win a $50 Gift Card to Scratch House!

Scratch House Restaurant in Boulder City, Nevada

Hah! In a Facebook post congratulating Fan Cecelia Brandt for winning the two tickets to the Boulder City Beer Festival, Fan Kim Kelly-Reed suggested we ask Scratch House to sponsor the next giveaway and they immediately came back with a “SURE!”. NICE … so let’s DO IT! Up for grabs in this next week is […]

More Lake Mead Low Level Predictions

Lake Mead Water Levels near Boulder City, Nevada

Sigh … not like this is breaking news or anything, but a federal forecast released last month reports that Lake Mead will fall to a new record low this month and continue to lose another 20 feet or so over the next 14 months. You can CLICK HERE to read the full article that ran […]

Farmer’s Market Opens Tomorrow!

Farmers Market in Boulder City, NV

Herbs by Diane posted a reminder that the Farmer’s Market kicks off its Boulder City season tomorrow (Friday, April 17th, 2015), so you can swing by the Senior Center of Boulder City (813 Arizona St.) from 8am – 12noon for all your freshly-grown goodness!

Fine Arts Festival Is This Weekend

Fine Arts Festival 2015 in Boulder City, Nevada

Boulder City Art Guild’s 30th Annual Fine Arts Festival will be this coming weekend – Saturday, April 18th and Sunday April 19th, 2015 – in Bicentennial Park from 10am – 5pm each day. Discovery Children’s Museum will be hosting an Earth Day themed, hands-on, art workshop on Saturday and children ages 3-12 are invited to […]

Community Golf Day at Cascata

Cascata Community Golf Day in Boulder City, Nevada

If you are a Boulder City (resident) golfer and want the opportunity to play at the normally private course, Cascata — the 2015 Community Golf Day at Cascata is what you’ve been waiting for! Registration (at Parks & Rec) begins this morning and is for the first 128 golfers only – so you’ll want to […]

US 93 Lane Closures for Next Two Weeks

US 93 Lane Closures in Boulder City, NV

Think about leaving a little bit early or mapping out a new route that steers clear of Nevada Highway between Buchanan and Veterans’ Memorial Drive for the next couple of weeks because Public Works will be doing some maintenance that requires the closing of traffic lanes (one in each direction, each week). Here’s the scoop […]