Here are the events for the first half of this month out at Lake Mead or in town:
Get Outdoors Nevada Day at Spring Jamboree, May 4-5
Join rangers at Wilbur Square in Boulder City, Nevada, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 4 and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 5 for Get Outdoors Nevada Day at Spring Jamboree. Participants will be able to learn about a variety of ways to recreate safely and how to plan an adventure on public lands. Tour the exhibits and participate in family-friendly outdoor activities throughout the day. For more information about this event, visit www.getoutdoorsnevadaday.org.
Magento Imagine 2019 Big Dam Run, May 12
Back again for 2019 is the 8th annual Magento Imagine Race. This year’s race is a 5k along the Historic Railroad and River Mountains Loop trails. For more information on this permitted event, visit https://www.bigdamrun.com/magento-imagine-2019-big-dam-run.html.
Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day, May 17
Wear your life jacket, snap a picture while at work and share on social media with the hashtags #lifejacket2work and #lakemead or #lakemohave. Hosted by the National Safe Boating Council, this annual event is a fun, educational way to heighten life jacket awareness and highlight the various styles just prior to National Safe Boating Week, May 18-24.