4 Reasons You Should Visit Pahrump Next Month

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There really are endless reasons to visit Pahrump, including the wineries, lush golf courses, and the proximity to well-known attractions such as Death Valley and Ash Meadows. This August, Pahrump is giving you four more reasons why you should head 60 miles west of Las Vegas.

Whether you’re looking for fun in the sun or under the stars, Pahrump has something to offer for everyone. Stay up to date with everything happening in Pahrump by visiting, www.visitpahrump.com. 

Sanders Winery Concert Series: Enjoy an evening under the stars filled with fun and wine at Sanders Winery during their Summer Under the Stars Concert Series. Twice a month, Sanders Family Winery will host their Summer under the Stars Concert series which features free wine tastings. Tickets can be purchased ahead of time by calling:  775.727.1776.  See below for a schedule of upcoming shows:

Cosmo & The Brotherhood
Date: Saturday, August 11
Time: 8 p.m.
Details: Tickets are $25. Call (775) 727-1776 to purchase today.
Location: Sanders Family Winery; 3780 E. Kellog Rd., Pahrump, NV 89061

Mark Preston
Date: Saturday, August 25
Time: 8 p.m.
Details: Tickets are $25. Call (775) 727-1776 to purchase today.
Location: Sanders Family Winery; 3780 E. Kellog Rd., Pahrump, NV 89061

Bonkerz Comedy ClubHeld inside the Pahrump Nugget Event Center, Bonkerz Comedy Club presents a one-night special event with comedian Lance Montalto as seen on Comedy Central & Showtime.

Date: Thursday, Aug. 2, 2017
Time: 7 p.m.
Details: Entry is free but there is limited seating. Contact the Gold Mine players rewards center inside the Pahrump Nugget Hotel & Casino for tickets.
Location: Pahrump Nugget Event Center; 681 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(s): Saturday, Aug. 4 and Aug. 18
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 are $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

Fireworks Over Pahrump: The Fourth of July is over but Labor Day weekend is just around the corner and what could be more fun than lighting off your own fireworks to celebrate? Launch them in a safe and supervised environment at the Pahrump Fireworks Launch Site. However, visitors who are interested in doing so must obtain a special permit from one of the five local fireworks stores.

Date(s): August 31 – September 3
Time: 7 pm – 11 pm
Details: The site is first come first serve with a 30-minute time limit. 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