Wizard World Comic Con celebrates excellence in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, television, comics, graphic novels, and more. The first-class lineup will be filled with events such as celebrity Q&A’s, costume contests, movie screenings, and more. Event runs from April 24-26. Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Rd; wizardworld.com/home-lasvegas.htmlAnimal Foundation's "Best in Show"
At the Animal Foundation’s one-of-a-kind arena event, more than 50 lost or abandoned dogs compete for the title of “best in show.” The best part of all? All of the dogs are adoptable, and proceeds from the event beneft the shelter in its mission to rescue and fnd homes for lost, unwanted, and abandoned local pets. A VIP brunch, silent auction, and vendor fair complete the festivities. Starts at 11 a.m. Orleans Arena, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave., 702-384-3333; animalfoundation.comThe Vegas Dozen 2015
Saks Fifth Avenue will be hosting its annual "The Vegas Dozen 2015" fundraiser event where 12 men will be honored with the Vegas Honor Award. The event will start at 6 p.m. Tickets are $125 per person. Reserve by calling 702-263-9797 or go online here; keepmemoryalive.org/VegasDozenSusan G. Komen Race For the Cure
Celebrating its 20th year in Southern Nevada, the annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure remains one of the breast cancer community’s leading fundraising events—not to mention the largest nonproft footrace in all of Nevada. Expect live entertainment, public speakers, games, and kid-friendly activities in addition to the race, which raises funds for cancer research, education, screenings, and treatment programs. Starts at 8:15 a.m. Downtown Las Vegas, 702-822-2324; komensouthernnevada.orgGrand Tour Las Vegas
Wine Spectator will be hosting its annual "Grand Tour Las Vegas" event that will feature over 200 wines from the finest wineries around the world available for sampling. The Mirage, 3400 Las Vegas Blvd. S.; grandtour.winespectator.com
We go behind the scenes with the always stunning Sophia Bush