Clark County Museum

Photo: Ron Mader, Heritage Holidays (Some rights reserved) One of Planeta.com’s Vegas Faves and a Boulder Highway highlight: Open daily 9am-430pm, Clark County Museum – clarkcountynv.gov – is a place for locals, families, and visitors to immerse themselves in regional history. It’s one of the finest small museums / cultural centers in the country. Closed …

Henderson Links

Logo What would locals like others know about Henderson, Nevada? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesHenderson Council candidates jockey to preserve prosperity, address police shortagesWater Street Reboot Revitalizes Downtown HendersonGreen Valley Ranch: Resort celebrates 20 years in HendersonHenderson Mayor Debra March talks Oakland A’s and other issues facing the cityBill Foley Inc.: …

NFL Raiders

Logo NFL Pro Football teams Raiders – raiders.com – moved from Oakland, California to Las Vegas, Nevada in 2020. The 2022-2023 season will be the third in Las Vegas and the second played with fans at Allegiant Stadium. For fans of sports tourism, watching the growth of Las Vegas as a veritable sports town brings …

Henderson Libraries

Photo: Ron Mader, Cow (Some rights reserved) Henderson, Nevada – Some of our fave community spaces / third places are the Henderson Library system – hendersonlibraries.com. Each has its own special attributes: Paseo Verde (702) 492-7252, Gibson (702) 565-8402, Green Valley (702) 207-4260, and Heritage Park (702) 207-4258. Libraries are more than books and this …

Henderson Discovery Park

Photo: Ron Mader, Discovery (Some rights reserved) Henderson’s Discovery Park is located at 2011 Paseo Verde Parkway. Key Linkscityofhenderson.com Google Maps ElsewhereFlickr iNaturalist765278927652650476525439 Embedded Tweets Nearby Planeta.com

Where to eat and drink in Henderson, Nevada

Photo: Ron Mader, Ashiana (Some rights reserved) Where to eat and drink in Henderson, Nevada Restaurants Ashiana North India Cuisineashianafresh.com – menu – Facebook – Yelp – @AshianaFresh10960 South Eastern Avenue, Suite 107(702) 724-1474Ajay Khanna, ownerlasvegasweekly.com– One of my favorite buffets in greater Las Vegas, Ashiana’s lunchtime smorgasbord is a taste treat of Northern Indian …

Hoover Dam

Photo: James Marvin Phelps, Light Traffic (Some rights reserved) The Bureau of Reclamation conducts tours through the Hoover Dam (also known as Boulder Dam to locals) and power plant since 1937. Today, nearly 1,000,000 visitors a year take the tour, even more visit the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, some 145,000 acres created as a …

Henderson, Nevada

Photo Ron Mader, Arts Festival (Some rights reserved) Henderson is located in the foothills south of Las Vegas. Incorporated in 1953, Henderson is the second most populous city in Nevada, known for its parks, biking and hiking trails and master-planned communities. Henderson is certified Playful City USA. Natural WorldAmong our favorite city parks in the …

Henderson Pittman Wash

Photo: Ron Mader, Signage (Some rights reserved) One of our favorite places to visit the natural world is the Pittman Wash in Henderson, part of our Las Vegas DIY Water Tour. Key Linkscityofhenderson.comPittman Wash Trail Map (PDF) FacebookProject GREEN: Friends of Pittman Wash Project GREEN (Green Valley Ecology, Environment and Nature): Friends of Pittman Wash …

Henderson Hockey

Photo: Ron Mader, Medieval Market (Some rights reserved) Home Means Henderson, Nevada Spotlight on the Henderson Silver Knights (younger sibling of the Vegas Golden Knights, Newest member of the American Hocky League @TheAHL) and the emerging hockey culture in the southwestern USA. Key [email protected]#HomeMeansHenderson First Season Practice Facility PracticalitiesThe team would practice at Lifeguard Arena …