Mohave County
May 2024
Volume 24 Issue 3

Bullhead City offers diverse mix of events and activities in May 2024

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May 2024

BULLHEAD CITY — The month of May 2024 is shaping up to be a bustling time in Bullhead City, with an extensive array of events and activities to cater to diverse interests. From educational workshops and live entertainment to outdoor adventures and community gatherings, residents and visitors alike will find plenty of ways to stay engaged and entertained throughout the month.
The Mohave County Library kicks off the month by hosting a Social Security, Safe Money Investing, and Medicare Q&A Seminar on Tuesday, May 14 from 4:30-5:30pm. This free educational workshop aims to provide attendees with valuable information to help them make informed decisions about their Social Security benefits and understand Medicare coverage. The seminar will be held at the Mohave County Library located at 1170 Hancock Road.
Scuba diving enthusiasts can participate in the Sin City High Roller PADI Distinctive Specialty event on Sunday, May 5 at 9:00am. This unique underwater experience takes place at Lake Mohave’s Cabinsite Point and challenges certified divers to showcase their navigation and buoyancy skills through an exciting poker run. Cash prizes await the participants with the highest and lowest poker hands.
Music aficionados have a variety of live performances to choose from throughout the month. On Friday, May 10, the Chapparel Golf & Country Club hosts live music from 6:00-9:00pm, while rock band Dry Heat takes the stage at Cocktails bar from 7:00-11:00pm. Country music fans can catch Hunter Hayes at the Edgewater Casino in Laughlin on Saturday, May 4 at 3:00pm and again at 6:30am.
For those looking for a family-friendly outing, the “May the 4th Be with You” Star Wars event on Saturday, May 4 from 10:00am-2:00pm promises a fun-filled day. Children can immerse themselves in Jedi training, character meet and greets, Legos, coloring, and more. The event will be held at 1461 Palma Road.
Craft enthusiasts have several opportunities to explore their creativity in May. A fabric and ribbon flag making class is scheduled for Wednesday, May 22 at 6:00pm, and an epoxy ocean charcuterie board class will take place on Wednesday, May 1 at 6:00pm. Both classes will be held at 1595 Mohave Dr #7. Additionally, the River Valley Artists Guild is hosting a rock painting class at the Mohave County Library on Thursday, May 2 at 10:00am.
The Bullhead City Senior Campus is offering a variety of activities for seniors. An ice cream social sponsored by Canyon Home Care & Hospice will take place on Tuesday, May 7 from 12:30-1:30pm. Seniors can also participate in a beginner-friendly Zumba class on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00-10:30am. Dr. Huentelman will give a presentation on combatting brain aging on Monday, May 6 from 12:00-12:30pm.
Car enthusiasts won’t want to miss the Annual Historic Route 66 Fun Run from Friday, May 4 to Sunday, May 6. This popular car rally attracts participants from all over to celebrate and cruise along the iconic Route 66 highway.
The Women’s Business Alliance hosts their monthly networking event on Thursday, May 23 from 5:30-7:00pm at 1555 Ramar Road. The May topic is “Networking Night,” providing an opportunity for local businesswomen to connect and build relationships. Appetizers and beverages will be provided.
Mother’s Day celebrations include a Mother’s Day themed BUNCO brunch on Thursday, May 9 from 10:00am-12:00pm at 580 Hancock Road. On the spiritual side, the community gathers for the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 2 at 6:00pm at Mohave High School.
Boating safety takes center stage at the Free Life Jacket Exchange event on Saturday, May 18 at 9:00am. Held at 1230 Highway 95, this event allows participants to swap their worn or damaged life jackets for new ones, promoting safe practices on the water.
Adrenaline-pumping action can be found at Mohave Valley Raceway on Saturday, May 4 and Saturday, May 18. Gates open at 6:30pm, with races revving up at 7:30pm. Spectators can witness IMCA Modifieds, Street Stocks, Dwarfs, and more as they compete on the 1/3-mile oval track.
The Miracle Mile Events Center hosts several recurring events throughout May. Every Thursday at 6:30pm, trivia enthusiasts can test their knowledge and vie for prizes. On Friday, May 10 and Friday, May 31, the venue hosts “Paint & Pinot” nights, guiding participants through creating a themed painting while enjoying beverages. The last Friday of the month, May 31, also features “Foodie Fridays” from 5:00-9:00pm, showcasing the best food trucks and vendors in the tri-state area.
For those interested in the latest in firearms, AZ Gun Radio hosts a gun show at the Tropicana in Laughlin from Friday, May 25 to Monday, May 27. The event brings together a wide array of exhibitors offering firearms, accessories, and related merchandise.
As the weather heats up, so does the event calendar in Bullhead City. With such a diverse lineup of activities, there’s truly something for everyone to enjoy throughout the month of May. Whether you’re a local resident or a visitor, be sure to mark your calendar and take advantage of the many exciting opportunities to engage with the community and pursue your interests.
—Jeremy Webb

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