During the month of May, Pahrump locals and visitors are invited to experience awe-inspiring international films, sparks in the sky, racing and more.
Enjoy the 10th Annual High Desert International Film Festival, Fireworks over Pahrump and Corvette Track Days as just some of the many events during the month of May.
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Bonkerz Comedy Club: Held inside the Pahrump Nugget Event Center, Bonkerz Comedy Club presents comedians Kyle Marlett and Jimmy Earll during the month of May. Marlett has been seen on “The Tonight Show” while Earll has been heard on Sirius/XM radio with Geoff Grant. Tickets are $10, but it comes with $5 in free slot play.
Date: Kyle Marlett- Sunday, May 1; Jimmy Earll- Sunday, May 22
Time: 7 p.m.
Details: Tickets are only $10 and can be purchased at the Pahrump Nugget. Tickets include a free $5 slot play. Comedy hotel overnight stay packages are available.
Location: Pahrump Nugget Event Center; 681 Highway 160, Pahrump, NV 89048
Corvette Track Days: Calling all Corvette owners! Back by popular demand, Spring Mountain Motor Resort & Country Club is bringing back Corvette Track days, where Corvette owners can come and drive on Spring Mountain’s world-class track. Spots are limited so reserve your spot now!
Date: Saturday, May 7 and Sunday, May 8
Details: For more information or to reserve your spot, visit springmountaintmotorsports.com.
Location: Spring Mountain Motor Resort & Country Club; 3601 South Highway 160, Pahrump, NV 89048
Pahrump Valley Speedway: Race season is in full effect at the Pahrump Valley Speedway. One of the only clay-based, high-banked, quarter-mile dirt tracks remaining in the U.S., Pahrump Valley Speedway promises action and thrills galore. Bring the family for a day of racing and cheer on different classes of cars including Modifieds, Super Stocks, Dwarf Cars, Coupes, Bombers, Mod Minis, and more.
Date: Saturday, May 7 and 21
Time: 7 p.m.
Details: Tickets can be purchased at the speedway. General adult tickets cost $10 and children between 6 – 14 years of age arre $6. Children age 5 and under are FREE. Family six packs are available for $30 (two adults and four kids under 14)
Location: Pahrump Valley Speedway; 1881 Grieco Way, Pahrump, NV 89041
The HUBB Classic Car & Parts Swap Meet: Located at the gates of Death Valley in Pahrump, Nevada, The HUBB is the perfect place to unwind after a long day of work or travel. Held every second Saturday of the month, the HUBB Classic Car & Parts Swap Meet is the premier monthly automotive swap meet in Pahrump Valley. Buy antique, vintage, classic and or high-end cars and parts at bargain prices. For more information visit www.thehubbnevada.com.
Date: Second Saturday of the month, May 14
Time: 8 a.m.
Location: The HUBB; 3720 W. Bell Vista Ave, Pahrump, NV 89060
Pahrump Valley Museum Lecture Series: Calling all history buffs: the Pahrump Valley Museum is dedicated to inspiring curiosity and teaching the rich history and culture of Pahrump through its one-of-a-kind exhibits that include early farming and mining equipment, early relics from cowboys and pioneers, and Native American artifacts. In addition to the historic items on display, the Pahrump Valley Museum offers a monthly lecture series that covers a wide range of topics.
Date: Second Saturday of the month; May 14
Time: 1 p.m.
Details: May’s guest speaker is Dr. Torrey Nyborg from Loma Linda University. Dr. Nyborg will be speaking about the Fossil Vertebrate tracks of Death Valley National Park including birds, cats, dogs, camels and mastodons. Research shows that a large animal population did exist in Death Valley and reviewing the mammal and bird track diversity will better allow us to understand the animal population in Death Valley.
Location: Pahrump Valley Museum; 401 E. Basin Ave, Pahrump, NV 89060
10th Annual High Desert International Film Festival: Celebrate the talents of the international and independent filmmaking community during the 10th Annual High Desert International Film Festival. The four-day film festival will highlight submissions from filmmakers all over the world including Germany, Iran, India, France and Cuba.
Date: Thursday, May 26 – Sunday, May 29
Details: For more information, visit hdiff.net.
Location: Pahrump Nugget; 681 Highway 160, Pahrump, NV 89048
Fireworks Over Pahrump: Watch Pahrump’s sky sparkle with fireworks during specially designated holiday weekends. Launch your own fireworks in a safe and supervised environment or enjoy the show. All visitors who are interested in launching their own fireworks must obtain a special permit from one of the five fireworks stores.
Date: Friday, May 27 – Sunday, May 29
Time: 8 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Details: Permits to launch fireworks are $5 per person and can be purchased at Area 51, Phantom Fireworks, Red Apple Fireworks, Black Jack Fireworks and Extreme Pyro.
Location: Pahrump Fireworks Launch Site; Located one mile west on Gamebird Rd. right off of Highway 160
Located an hour west of Las Vegas and an hour east of Death Valley, Pahrump, Nev. is home to big attractions and events, and is “Your Base Camp to Adventure.” Set in a picturesque backdrop with breathtaking views of mountain ranges, Pahrump is the ideal place to enjoy the best of Southern Nevada. From award-winning wineries and RV Resorts to world-class golf courses and scenic outdoor trails, true Nevada is waiting for you.