The Las Vegas Farmers Market is co-sponsored by The Summerlin Council. Markets are held the first Tuesday of each month from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Gardens Park. Farmers are now in full swing offering local favorites like tomatoes, herbs, and carrots available for purchase. Many regional items are also appearing weekly such as fresh strawberries, squash, cabbage, greens, stone fruits, melons and corn.
The Las Vegas Farmers Market is a festival type market and features home grown produce, local entertainment, and festive foods. Come enjoy your favorites and discover new foods weekly. The Las Vegas Farmers Market also offers opportunities to local entrepreneurs who are interested in opening a business of their own at a very minimal expense. Growers, gardeners, artists, crafters and culinary artists are all invited to participate as vendors. All items are juried for quality and compatibility. For more information, please contact the Las Vegas Farmers Market at 702.562.2676 or apply online at www.lasvegasfarmersmarket.com.
Please note The Farmers Market will be closed for the month of June. The new schedule will change starting Tuesday, July 2 and will be held the first Tuesday of each month.
The Summerlin Firecracker 5K kicks-off the community’s Independence Day festivities! Be at the Trails Park at 7 p.m. to run for fun, or simply cheer your “patriot” across the finish line. An awards ceremony will be held immediately following the 5K event for the top finishers in each age category. The 5k entry fee is $30 per person if registered on or before Tuesday, July 1. Day-of registration is $35 per person.
The Summerlin One-Mile Fun Run/Walk starts approximately 15 minutes following the start of the Firecracker 5K Run. Bring the family and enjoy a festive walk along the Patriotic Parade route. Participants of all ages are welcome! The entry fee is $25 if registered on or before Tuesday, July 2. Day-of registration is $30 per person.
Registration forms are available now at the Gardens, Trails, Willows and Vistas Community Centers. All participants receive a souvenir T-shirt. Pre-registered participants may pick up their race packets from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 2 at the Trails Community Center or the day of the race beginning at 5:30 p.m. For more information, please call The Summerlin Council at 702.341.5500.
Residents are invited to show their colors at The Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade taking place Thursday, July 4. This time-honored tradition allows friends, family and neighbors to gather for an old-fashioned hometown parade through the streets of Summerlin!
The parade begins at 9 a.m. and travels along flag-lined streets from Hillpointe Road and Hills Center Drive to Village Center Circle, concluding on Trailwood Drive. Arrive early to get a prime viewing area along the route and enjoy the Escort Parade at 8:30 a.m.
For more information about The Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade, call 702.341.5500 or visit www.summerlink.com/patriotic-parade/.
Celebrate summer and stay cool with splash nites at the Vistas Pool! Each night will feature a different theme with music and an extra hour of swimming with your friends and family. Put on your swimsuit, grab your towel and get ready to dance and swim the night away!
*Pool entry fees and policies apply
The Summerlin Council proudly presents the return of the “Friday Night Live” summer concert series. Pack a picnic basket and comfortable blanket and head over to the Trails Park for live musical experiences that are guaranteed to get you movin’ and groovin’ this summer. Best of all, it’s FREE!
Enjoy the sounds of bands played beneath the summer stars and the opportunity to socialize with your Summerlin neighbors. So dust off your dancing shoes and join us for some music under the stars!