Thursday, May 8, 2014 | 6 p.m.
Celebrate Mother’s Day in style by taking Mom out for a day (and night) of great local entertainment and tasty cuisine in the Entertainment Capital of the World.
Here’s a look at our weekend best bets:
Friday - Saturday: ‘Coppelia’ at the Smith Center
Nevada Ballet Theater culminates its spring season with a performance of "Coppelia," the classical comic ballet about a love story and a toymaker’s doll that comes to life. Shows begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $35 to $128.
Tonight - Sunday: Vegas Uncork’d
Bon Appetit presents Las Vegas’ most anticipated foodie event of the year, bringing together celebrity chefs, top sommeliers, master mixologists and, of course, plenty of hungry diners to sample an array of exceptional culinary offerings throughout four days of events. Click here for a full schedule of events along with prices and times.
Friday - Saturday: Kevin James and Ray Romano at the Mirage
The dynamic duo of Kevin James and Ray Romano return to Terry Fator Theater at the Mirage, bringing their chemistry as standups to the stage along with the comedic stylings that made them TV sitcom stars. Shows start at 10 p.m. Tickets are $142.94.
Saturday: Marlena Shaw at Clark County Government Center Amphitheater
Clark County’s free Jazz in the Park series kicks off its 25th season with a performance by jazz and soul veteran Marlena Shaw, accompanied by our own Las Vegas Academy Jazz Combo. The show starts at 7 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: Hawaiian Block Party at Downtown Grand
This weekend’s free celebration of all things Hawaiian kicks off Friday with a performance by reggae star J Boog at 7 p.m., then continues with daylong festivities Saturday featuring traditional Hawaiian entertainment, food, hula dancers and more.