The 16TH Annual Roddin' on the River event presented by the Riverside Resort and the charity organization River Cruizers will take place Sept. 27 - 30. The event will feature street rods, classics, muscle cars, trucks, specialty vehicles, night slow drags, open header contest, poker run, poker walk, model car contest, classic pedal car raffle, music, door prizes, 50/50 cash drawings each day, goodie bags, dash plaques, mugs, t-shirts, vendors and more.
The Riverside is offering special room rates up to two weeks prior to the event date. For more information, call 702-298-2535 or 928-763-7070.
Under the direction of renowned Las Vegas Chef Michael Demers, the Colorado Belle's Boiler Room Brew Pub is serving up new menus for lunch and dinner. The restaurant, which offers a nautical theme of steel and copper reminiscent of "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea," opens at 11 a.m. daily for lunch time diners and for dinner from 4 p.m. nightly. The room takes on a steamier ambience every Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 10 p.m. when celebrity DJs spin a variety of music from classic rock to current hits.
A three million Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport terminal project is under way that will double its size by the completion anticipated in December. A runway rehabilitation and safety area project is also planned with the runway closing from Dec. 9-22 so crews can work round the clock.
The airport is getting ready to install an Automated Weather Observing System to provide pilots with real-time weather data at the airport. It will enhance safety and allow commercial air carriers to expand airport service to 24 hours a day.
The American Heart Association is sponsoring their 12TH annual charity golf tournament and BBQ on Sunday, Sept. 16 that will be held at Desert Lakes Golf Club in Mohave Valley, Ariz. There will be prizes for longest drive, closest to the pin and an additional four cash prizes awarded by drawing, plus a first place trophy. Findlay Motor of Bullhead City is donating a 2007 Yukon to the first Hole In One. The $75 entry fee includes: green fees, cart, range balls, lunch, welcome bag and prizes. For information, contact Peggy Moma, Golf Tournament Chairperson, 702-298-2692 or Dawn Stasiewski at 702-420-6103.
Tom & Sharon's Ballroom, Latin and Swing Dance Party will take place at The Dance Club at the Riverside on Sept. 8 and 22 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm. For information, call 928-754-2097.
On Sept. 2, there will be a Labor Day Weekend fireworks display by Zambelli just after dusk at the Avi's Beach Area. It will be a free show.
The Comedy Shop is continuing at the River Palms through Sept. 29 with three new headlining comedians each week. John Knight, John Bizarre and Marc Patrick will take the stage Aug. 27-Sept. 1.
"Todd Luxton: The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Show" is headlining at the Fiesta Showroom at Harrah's through Aug. 23; however, there will be no show on Aug. 21. Tickets start at $17.95, call 800-447-8700.
"Follies Magnifique" is a topless revue playing at the Tropicana Express in the American Heroes Pavilion through Sept. 17. Tickets are $19.95, call 800-243-6846.
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