Anthrax at Brooklyn Bowl, Feb. 11, 2016. Photo by Erik Kabik/

Metal Music and Jerk Chicken

Friday: Two-day music festival Las Rageous is taking over DLV Events Center for the first time with an all metal lineup. Godsmack headlines on Friday with Avenged Sevenfold closing out the festival on Saturday. Enjoy the food truck village, freak show performers and other surprises. Single day passes start at $79 and weekend passes start at $119. Doors open at 4 p.m.

The Fast & Furious Fandomania celebrates the recent release of F8 at Millennium Fandom Bar. Car enthusiasts and adrenaline junkies alike can talk shop over cocktails. The event revs up at 9 p.m.

Saturday: Start Earth Day early and enjoy the Spring weather with REAL RESULTS Fitness at Huntridge Circle Park for a 60-minute cardio boot camp session. All fitness levels are welcome. The workout starts at 9 a.m. and costs $10.

Check in at the Arts District to experience a foodie festival with bold flavors from the Caribbean and West Indies. Find art, live music and dance, too. The annual Las Vegas Taste of the Caribbean is from 11 a.m.–8 p.m. and is free to attend.

Sunday: Get to Bunkhouse Saloon for Battle of the Bands. Local acts take the stage for 20 minutes for a chance to snag a spot in the Life is Beautiful lineup. There will be drink specials, food, games, festival merch and be sure to support your favorite band during live voting at the end of the event. Doors open at 11 a.m. Free entry.

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