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Friday, November 28, 2014
News Release

Contact: Dan Kulin 
Phone: (702) 455-5534 
Email: DKulin@ClarkCountyNV.gov 
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 
Commissioner Hosting ‘March Madness’ Festival on Friday 

County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly is hosting a “March Madness Jam Session” festival from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 22, at the Doolittle Community Center at 1950 J St. Las Vegas.

The event will feature a dunk contest and other basketball skills challenges for anyone 18 and younger, plus a bounce house and face painting for the younger children.

Admission and participation are free.

“This is a great time of year for basketball fans,” Commissioner Weekly said. “This event will bring some of the excitement and energy of March Madness to Clark County, and give our young fans and families Friday night of entertainment and fun.”

The event will also include an Xbox 360 NCAA Basketball video game challenge, three-point shootout and two-ball challenge, which will be open for anyone 18 and under to participate in, as well as balloon artists, dance performances and a special guest.

For more information contact Anthony Manor at (702) 455-2540, or by email at manora@ClarkCountyNV.gov.

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Clark County is a dynamic and innovative organization dedicated to providing top-quality service with integrity, respect and accountability.  With jurisdiction over the world-famous Las Vegas Strip and covering an area the size of New Jersey, Clark is the nation’s 12th-largest county and provides extensive regional services to more than 2 million citizens and 42 million visitors a year. Included are the nation’s 8th-busiest airport, air quality compliance, social services and the state’s largest public hospital, University Medical Center. The county also provides municipal services that are traditionally provided by cities to almost 900,000 residents in the unincorporated area. Those include fire protection, roads and other public works, parks and recreation, and planning and development.