Where: The Pearl Concert Theater at the Palms
Highlights: The talented funnyman blends hip-hop and comedy.
Info: (702) 924-3200, http://www.palms.com/las-vegas-events
Where: Lake Las Vegas (Henderson)
Highlights: The Henderson Symphony performs as fireworks reflect off the lake. For an added treat, enjoy an unobstructed view while dining at the Ravella Hotel & Resort.
Info: (888) 810-0440, http://www.ravellavegas.com
Where: Terry Fator Theatre (The Mirage)
Highlights: Now known to the masses as the star of "Mike & Molly," Gardell was first recognized for standup stories about his life — warts and all.
Info: (702) 792-7777, http://www.mirage.com/entertainment
Where: Star of the Desert Arena (Primm, Nev.)
Highlights: Sedaka has been writing and performing music that has stood the test of time for more than 50 years.