Events

Upcoming events

    • 30 Sep 2014
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • NSite Studios: 618 S. 11th Street, Las Vegas, 89101

    Public comment is at the end of every meeting.

    • 02 Oct 2014
    • 7:00 PM
    • Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo, Las Vegas, NV 89119

    The zoomy, charmingly retro style of residential architecture known as mid-century modern has an enthusiastic following in Las Vegas. You’ll know why after Paradise Palms: A Mid-Century Modern Neighborhood, a discussion of the city’s first master-planned luxury community. 


    Part of the Library District’s Las Vegas Stories series. http://lvccld.org/

    • 11 Oct 2014
    • 2:00 PM
    • Las Vegas National Golf Club, 1911 East Desert Inn Road

    Join Paradise Palms on a two and a half hour guided tour of the former celebrity homes found throughout our mid-century modern community. On Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 2:00 PM, tour guests will climb aboard an open-air double decker bus departing from the Las Vegas National Golf Club at 1911 East Desert Inn Road and learn which homes belonged to both local and national celebrities as well as notable Las Vegans. 


    Guests will see where Johnny Carson, Phyllis Diller, Sonny Liston, Juliet Prowse, Rip Taylor and many other actors, musicians, gaming industry executives and civic leaders once lived. The tour will also include a brief stop and interior tour of the home once owned by Foster Brooks, complete with original furnishings. Seating is extremely limited – Tickets are $34.95 and include complimentary wine & beer. 

    After the tour, join us for a cocktail and brief history discussion of the Las Vegas National Golf Course at the Rat Pack Bar and Grill, found in the Las Vegas National Golf Clubhouse. 

    Tickets must be purchased in advance here: https://aut-4901.ticketbud.com/paradise-palms-2014-doco-momo-home-tour


    • 22 Oct 2014
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 401 California Avenue, Boulder City, 89005
    Boulder City's Historic Preservation Commission meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month, except December, at 7:00pm.

    Meetings are held at Boulder City's City Hall in the Large Conference room on the second floor
    • 25 Oct 2014
    • 1:00 PM
    • TBD
    Museum Exhibit and Opening Program

    Beginning at 1p.m., distinguished historians Dr. Larry Gragg, Dr. Eugene Moehring, Su Kim Chung and Dr. Michael Green discuss the Sand’s impact on Las Vegas development during the 50’s and 60’s. The exhibit showcases the modern visual branding strategies used by the Sands throughout their entertainment promotions, architecture, décor, and advertising. This free public program is co-produced by the Junior League and the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas.
    • 28 Oct 2014
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Nevada Preservation Foundation: 620 S. 11th Street, Ste 110, Las Vegas, 89101

    Public comment is at the end of every meeting.

    • 13 Nov 2014
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Inspire Theater, 501 S. Fremont 89101

    Join the Nevada Preservation Foundation for our quarterly speaker series. This quarter we will be featuring a panel discussion with leaders in historic preservation across Southern Nevada and from Carson City. Come to learn and ask questions about the history, successes, challenges and future of historic preservation in our communities.


    Our panel is not yet finalized, but to date the following individuals will be talking about historic preservation in their part of the state:


    Commissioner Chris Giunchigliani (Clark County)

    Chair Chris Frausto (Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission)

    Director Rebecca Palmer (Nevada State Historic Preservation Office)


    Claytee White (UNLV) will be moderating the panel discussion that will be held at the Inspire Theatre in downtown Las Vegas.


    Come, learn, and ask all those questions you've needed answered!


    • 26 Nov 2014
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • 401 California Avenue, Boulder City, 89005
    Boulder City's Historic Preservation Commission meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month, except December, at 7:00pm.

    Meetings are held at Boulder City's City Hall in the Large Conference room on the second floor

Past events

24 Sep 2014 Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
20 Sep 2014 An Evening at the Copa: A Century of Sinatra
09 Sep 2014 Neon Museum: A Mid-Century Case Study
27 Aug 2014 Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
26 Aug 2014 Nevada Preservation Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
23 Aug 2014 Film Screening & Discussion with Dave Cornoyer: William Krisel, Architect
12 Aug 2014 Mob Museum Screening of Whitey Bulger Documentary
12 Aug 2014 Preserving Modern Resources with Christine French
09 Aug 2014 Urban Preservation: African American Casinos in West Las Vegas
29 Jul 2014 California Modern Architecture with Alan Hess
23 Jul 2014 Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
25 Jun 2014 Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
24 Jun 2014 Nevada Preservation Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
21 Jun 2014 Movie Night at the Neon Boneyard
21 Jun 2014 Neon Museum's Story Time
03 Jun 2014 Nevada Preservation Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
28 May 2014 Brutalism: The Misunderstood Bulk
28 May 2014 Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
24 May 2014 Drawing History in 3D
22 May 2014 Film Screening & Discussion: Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman (2009)
21 May 2014 Tourism, Hospitality, and the Lure of the West: How the Harvey Houses Heralded Las Vegas
20 May 2014 The Mid-Century Home and Designs for Living: Panel & Discussion
17 May 2014 Neon Museum's Story Time
15 May 2014 MCM Interiors: A Nod to Mid Mod
09 May 2014 LVA Unplugged: Alive from the Copa - Jazz Concert
06 May 2014 Richard Neutra: What the Neighors Thought Was Wrong
26 Apr 2014 Neon Museum's Story Time
23 Apr 2014 Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
23 Apr 2014 City of Las Vegas Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
22 Apr 2014 Nevada Preservation Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
22 Apr 2014 Neon Museum: Sign Design: Past, Present and Future
19 Apr 2014 Orienteering in the Boneyard
05 Apr 2014 Meet the Copa Girls at the Morelli House
26 Mar 2014 Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
26 Mar 2014 City of Las Vegas Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
25 Mar 2014 Nevada Preservation Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
15 Mar 2014 Aladdin’s March Magic
07 Mar 2014 Soft Opening for Las Vegas 101
01 Mar 2014 The King of Casinos: Author Presentation and Book Signing
26 Feb 2014 Boulder City Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
26 Feb 2014 City of Las Vegas Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
22 Feb 2014 Pop-Up Architecture: Paul Revere Williams in Las Vegas
06 Feb 2014 African-American History Month Lecture on Paul Revere Williams
25 Jan 2014 Spring Mountain Ranch Civil War Living History Experience
22 Jan 2014 City of Las Vegas Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
04 Jan 2014 Stars and Stardust: Sidewalk Astronomy In the Neon Boneyard
21 Dec 2013 Make your own Ornaments and Cards
14 Dec 2013 Ornaments, Carols, and Holiday Lights
14 Dec 2013 Make your own Ornaments and Cards
11 Dec 2013 City of Las Vegas Historic Preservation Commission Meeting
09 Dec 2013 Join us at the Liberace Mansion


Telephone: (702) 530-9707

Email: Heidi.Swank@NevadaPreservation.org

618 S. 11th Street, Suite 140, Las Vegas, NV 89101

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software