Pahrump Nugget Hotel and Casino to Host Annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting

Pahrump Nugget Hotel and Casino to
Host Annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting



Pahrump Nugget Hotel and Casino, located at 681 NV-160, will celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with its sixth annual community Christmas tree lighting at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 30.


Guests are invited to get into the holiday spirit during the event, which will feature carolers, cookies, hot chocolate and coffee. The festivities will take place in the southwest corner of the Pahrump Nugget parking lot.


For more information about the Christmas tree lighting or about Pahrump Nugget Hotel and Casino, call 866-751-6500  or visit



About Pahrump Nugget Hotel & Casino

Just 45 miles west of Las Vegas, Pahrump Nugget Hotel and Casino, located at 681 Highway 160, offers 69 guest rooms, each with a plasma TV, and snack and beverage amenities; a gift shop, and Pahrump’s only bowling alley. The casino features 440 slots, table games, a race and sports book, and the Bingo Vault room. The restaurants include: Stockman’s Steakhouse, Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop, and Golden Harvest Café. For more information, visit


About Golden Entertainment, Inc.

Golden Entertainment, Inc. owns and operates Golden Gaming, PT’s Entertainment Group and Golden Route Operations. Golden Gaming’s assets include 10 resort-casinos, including The STRAT Hotel, Casino and SkyPod, Arizona Charlie’s Decatur and Arizona Charlie’s Boulder in Las Vegas; Aquarius Casino Resort, Colorado Belle Casino Resort and Edgewater Casino Resort in Laughlin, Nevada; Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Flintstone, Maryland; Pahrump Nugget Hotel & Casino, Gold Town Casino and Lakeside Casino & RV Park in Pahrump, Nevada. PT’s Entertainment Group is Nevada’s largest tavern operator with more than 65 taverns, including PT’s Pub, PT’s Gold, PT’s Ranch, PT’s Brewing Company, Sean Patrick’s, Sierra Gold and SG Bar. Golden Route Operations, one of the largest distributed gaming operations in the nation, operates more than 10,500 gaming devices in more than 1,000 locations across Nevada and Montana. The company as a whole operates more than 16,200 gaming devices, 114 table games, 5,168 hotel rooms, and provides jobs for approximately 7,000 employees. More information is available on the company’s website:


Boulder City Transforms into Winter Wonderland with Array of Holiday Events



The Magical Celebration Begins Dec. 2

The Boulder City streets will come to life with holiday events that are both merry and bright. Boasting several celebratory activities, the destination is the ultimate gathering place for residents and visitors alike. Guests will enjoy traditional events, including: the annual Christmas Tree Lighting, Santa’s Picture Party, Lake Mead’s Parade of Lights and more.

Friday, Dec 2

  • Christmas Tree Lighting

Kicking off this year’s festivities is the beloved Christmas Tree Lighting. Friends, family and the fun-loving Jingle Cat will come together to view the spectacular tree’s debut. Lights will be strung and hearts will be warmed, as the celebration is complete with hot chocolate and live entertainment.
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Frank Crowe Park, 640 Nevada Way Boulder City

Saturday, Dec 3

  • Santa’s Picture Party

The traditions continue as the Chamber of Commerce presents Santa’s Picture Party. Tiny tots from far and wide can climb onto Santa Claus’ lap and pose for photos. After sharing their holiday wish list with Jolly Old St. Nicholas, each child will be treated to a complimentary coloring book and goodie bag.
When: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: Boulder City Recreation Center – Old Gymnasium Stage, 900 Arizona St. Boulder City


  • Santa’s Electric Night Parade

‘Tis the season to stroll through the festive streets of Boulder City. This epic parade transforms historic downtown into a holiday spectacle for all. Decorative floats, marching bands and musical groups will gather in good spirits and spread cheer throughout the city. The event serves as a perfect pre-party to the Lake Mead Parade of Lights.
When: 4:30 p.m.
Where: Boulder City’s Historic District, begins at Nevada Way and Colorado St.


  • Lake Mead Parade of Lights

The highly-anticipated Lake Mead Parade of Lights continues to be a community favorite. Hosted by the Lake Mead Boat Owners Association, the 40th annual parade will leave spectators in awe as themed boats depart the Marina and glide past Boulder Beach.
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Lake Mead Marina


  • Holiday Train Rides at Nevada Southern Railway

The Santa Train

Santa and Mrs. Claus will join families on this festive holiday train ride, taking photos and listening to wish list items. Children who have also written letters to Santa can mail them directly to the North Pole from the station. Tickets are $6 per seat and seats are first come first serve. For more information, visit
When: Dec. 3, 4, 10, 11, 19 and 20
Departure Times: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.


  • The Pajama Train

All aboard! Adorned in their favorite pajamas, guests will experience an enchanted holiday adventure on a nighttime train ride. In its 4th year, the special ride provides a visit from Santa Claus, storytelling and tasty hot chocolate and cookies. Ticket prices start at $20 for Coach Class. For more information, visit
When: Dec. 9, 17, 18, 21, 22 and 23

Departure Times: 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 10

  • Night of Lights

Holiday revelers may journey through “Who-ville” at the annual Night of Lights, presented by St. Jude’s Ranch. This event encourages guests to get into the holiday spirit with hay rides, scrumptious treats, live entertainment and more. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, visit
When: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: St. Jude’s Ranch, 100 St. Jude’s St. Boulder City



About Boulder City
Boulder City is known as a green oasis in the desert. Located approximately 20 miles from the glitter and excitement of Las Vegas and just a few miles from the grandeur of Hoover Dam and Lake Mead, the destination offers a quiet, relaxed living environment. Boulder City takes pride in its quality recreational facilities such as Bootleg Canyon mountain bike trails, Boulder City Golf Course, and Boulder Creek Golf Club. For more information visit,