Las Vegas has so many things happening every day and most websites will tell you about the shows and the concerts, because they want to sell you a ticket. Those are the easy things to find out about. We want to tell you about events that, we feel, will make your next trip to Las Vegas the best trip ever. We're always scouring the web to find out what's going on. So, check back frequently, especially just before your trip, to get the most up-to-date information available. Also, if you know of an event that's not listed here, hop over to our contact page and let us know about it. When you go to one of the events we listed , tell them Las Vegas For Beginners sent you. By the way, click these links to "The Strip & Nearby" or "Beyond the Strip" or "Shopping" for some more great things to do on your visit to our favorite city. Be sure and check our "Comedy Calendar" page for a great lineup of comedy performers coming to our favorite city.

(P/D) = Projected Date and subject to change. We'll update the event's information as quickly as possible.

 "Be a traveler, don't be a tourist." Anthony Bourdain

Recurring Events:

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Farmers Market - Every Tuesday at Gardens Park, every Wednesday at Trent Park (2:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.) and 1st & 3rd Saturday of every month at Floyd Lamb Park, and every Thursday at the Springs Preserve (10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.).

1st Friday Downtown - Every month, 5:00 - 11:00 P.M. Artists, Music, Food, a great time. Location map HERE.

Food Truck Party - Every Thursday evening (4:30-9:00 P.M.) in the parking lot of Total Wine (MAP) by Town Square you'll find a gathering of local food trucks offering an outstanding variety of tasty bites. Come on by and support your local business.

 

 

 

 

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Cars and Coffee - Every Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Sansone Park Place shopping center (9500 S. Eastern Ave) (MAP) - Meet up with your fellow auto enthusiasts where hundreds of proud drivers from the Las Vegas area congregate to enjoys some cars and coffee. The event is FREE, you get to pay for your coffee.

 

Fresh52 - A Farmers & Artisan Market taking place in an open air setting every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The market will feature vendors with pesticide-free seasonal produce, fresh baked goods, gourmet olive oils, salsas, spices, sauces, fruits, nets and handmade modern crafts. For the most up-to-date information on upcoming events, take a look at their Facebook page HERE. The Las Vegas Market schedule is:
Fridays - 3 pm-7 pm at Whole Foods in Town Square 6689 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Saturdays - 9 am - 2 pm at Tivoli Village 302 S. Rampart (Fall hours are 8 am-4 pm)
Sundays - 8:30 am - 1 pm at Sansone Park Place, 9480 S. Eastern (Directions to 9500 S. Eastern)

The Smith Center - Always a great schedule with concerts, Broadway shows, one-man shows, orchestra, most anything you could want. If you click HERE, you'll be taken to their events listing.  You can check the schedule in the upper right corner of the page, and if an event is scheduled, you'll see a gray box around the date. Or, check the left side of the page and click what type of performance you interested in.  For directions to The Smith Center, go HERE. Update: We now have Smith Center events listed on this page!

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Las Vegas 51's -  Baseball is in season in 2017 in our favorite city from April 6 - September 4. Come by and get your baseball fix with the minor league team of the New York Mets playing at Cashman Field. There's always a promotion of some sort going on, just click HERE to see the list. Affordable ticket prices are to be had for usually around $10.00 to $25.00 (+ Fees) each (subject to change) and will be available in March, 2017. Check their downloadable 2017 game schedule HERE to see who the 51s are playing while you're in town. Big League Weekend will be March 25 & 26 and the Chicago Cubs are returning to play the Cincinnati Reds. The Cubs have sold out 15 games in the last 10 seasons they've had Big League Weekend, so get your tickets early.

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The Walking Gourmet "Culinary Mystery Tours" - This concept is intriguing to us. The tour is a food tasting experience taking place in either Mandalay Bay or The Palazzo/Venetian. You will visit 4-5 restaurants per tour, with 2-4 tastings of incredible food (appetizers, entrees, desserts, etc.) and cocktails per stop, lasting 3-3.5 hours in the afternoon.  The tours are all-inclusive (except for any tip you would like to give your professional tour guide). Tours are available at Mandalay Bay each Monday & Thursday (2:00 P.M. - 5:30 P.M.) and The Palazzo/Venetian available on Friday & Saturday (2:00 P.M. - 5:30 P.M.). Tours pricing is from $199.00 per person (remember-it's 100% inclusive-not a bad price).

Downtown Las Vegas Food Tour - This walking tour takes place near 3rd & Fremont Street (your exact starting location will be provided on ticket purchase) Fridays and Saturdays in February tours last from 1:00 to 3:30 P.M. Starting March and lasting through December, tours run Tuesdays - Saturdays from 10:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. Tour stops can be found on their linked page. You can indulge in tasty food samplings while learning about downtown Las Vegas landmarks. Limited to 12 people per tour, tickets are $69 for adults and $49 for children 12 & under. All food tastings and the guided tour are included with your ticket, so wear comfortable clothes and shoes.

Banger Brewing Tours - Learn how they brew their favorite craft beers and about the fresh ingredients that Banger uses. Banger's free tours are limited to 6 people per tour (21 and older) Go to the linked page to see the calendar and check for availability. Tours are scheduled for 1:00, 3:00, 6:00, 8:00, and 10:00 P.M. (Check the calendar for available times as all tours are not available on all days.) Location map (450 Fremont Street inside the Neonopolis Complex, near Slotzilla) and directions for parking HERE.

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March 1 - 5 - The Mint 400 returns to Las Vegas. This is the oldest, roughest, most spectacular and prestigious off-road race in America, and is now part of the Red Bull Signature Series. Racers compete in 21 different classes of race vehicles across 400 miles of Nevada desert for a chance to win the Mint 400 Class Championship. Be sureto attend some of the four days of festivities surrounding the Mint 400. This event will be taped and aired on NBC in July. The Golden Nugget and Plaza are Host hotels, so check their sites as you will probably find a special deal for attendees. More than 30,000 spectators were attracted to the 2013 race. Read the Las Vegas Events press release HERE.

March 1 - 6 - World Series of Poker continues atits second stop of the 2016-2017 season at Bally's Las Vegas. While the event goes from February 23rd to March 6th, the main event is from March 3 - 6. The winner of the Main Event will win automatic entry into the season-culminating event, the event prize money and a gold WSOP Circuit Ring. Gold ring events start with a $365 buy-in and a $1,675 Main Event buy-in (be sure and verify all conditions and buy-in amounts prior to signing up). Information on events can be found HERE.

March 3 - One Night for One Drop returns, but this time to The Zumanity Theatre at New York-New York Hotel & Casino at 7:30 P.M. The show, imagined by Cirque Du Soleil, supports the One Drop Foundation which benefits those without access to safe water around the world as well as local projects in Southern Nevada focusing on youth education, water conservation and sustainable living programs. Tickets are $100.00/$225.00/$325.00

March 4 - The Inaugural Boneyard Ball will be held at the Neon Museum. "A Vintage Vegas soiree like none other", click the link for more updated information.

March 4 - 5 - HIGH TIMES Cannabis Cup will be held for the first time ever in Las Vegas (Across from the Moapa Paiute Travel Plaza, about 30 minutes north
of downtown Vegas). You must be 21+ to attend, and there will be a live grow room, a cannabis career fair, edibles village, topical massage spa, vape lounge and much more. You can find hotel deals, along with shuttle bus information on the main page. Performers at the event will include: Ludacris, Chief Keef, B-Real and J Boog. Tickets are $20.00/$55.00/$105.00/$195.00/$420.00

May 5 & 7 - AMSOIL Arenacross comes to the Orleans Arena. A full contact, intense motorcycle competition where the finest and most fearless riders take on
a fantastic motocross track. This will be some gutsy performance and it will be survival of the fastest and one false move could be the difference between
winning and losing. The event starts at 8:00 P.M. on May 5 and 12:00 P.M. on May 7. Standard Tickets are $26.61/$35.78 and 3D Collector's Tickets are
$41.00/$51.00

March 9 - 10 - World of Outlaws Sprint Cars returns to the dirt track of the Las Vegas Motor Speedway prior to all the NASCAR speed week festivities. Races are held at 7:00 P.M. both nights. Reserved seat tickets for both shows are available for $80 and will include a FREE Fan Pit Pass. Reserve seats to the individual shows are $40 while General Admission tickets are $39 and children 12 and under are FREE. For all the ticket details, go HERE.

March 10 - 12 - NASCAR returns to Las Vegas. From the big race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, to the Hauler Parade down the strip and driver meet and greets and interviews all over town, there will be plenty of things to do and places to go for this 3 day event.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 16 - April 3 March Madness will roll into Las Vegas in its usual big way. Find your favorite Sports Book, place your bets and settle in for a great three weeks. The NCAA has a March Madness page HERE. A great article to help you navigate the Madness can be found HERE.
First Four - March 16 - 17    Second Round - March 18 - 19   
Sweet Sixteen - March 23 - 24    Elite Eight - March 25 - 26   
Final Four - April 1 & 3

March 23 - 25 - Monster Jam World Finals XVII returns to Sam Boyd Stadium. If you feel the need for monster trucks, speed and hair-raising stunts, then get your tickets now. This is a fun event for the whole family. Tickets begin at $61.00 for Friday or Saturday, $97.00 for Friday AND Saturday or 3-Day Double Down Seats are $197.00 (which include a whole list of extras-go to the site to read about it). The gates open at 5:00 P.M. all three days, with the event starting at 7:00 P.M. If you purchase the tickets, the Pit Party begins at 11:30 A.M. and goes until 5:00 P.M. all three days.

 

 

April, 2017

ALL MONTH - The Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not! comes to Springs Preserve and continues all month long. Discover the real science behind the unbelievable with The Science of Ripley's Believe it or Not! There will be an extraordinary collection of intriguing objects and interactive experiences to be had. The exhibit is open daily from 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. at the Origen Museum and admission is FREE to members or with a paid general admission ticket.

April 1 - 3 - Fremont Street Experience presents the 7th Annual Downtown Hoopstown for college basketball fans. The four blocks underneath the Viva Vision canopy will be lined with college banners and will feature acts as the stage production show Hardwood Hotties, an interactive High Hoops Zone, the world's largest NCAA bracket and a special basketball-themed show on the Viva Vision canopy.

April 1 -  Gran Fondo Las Vegas Endurance Cycling by Planet Ultra. On Bicycling Magazine's "bucket list" of Gran Fondos, this is a 70 mile trek with 5,500'+ of climbing, or choose the Ultimo Fondo Route with its 100 mile route with 8,000'+ of climbing. This is not for an amateur, but you can come out and support the cyclists. Limited to 300 cyclists. Host hotel info is on their page.

April 1 - New Vista Wine Walks comes to Downtown Summerlin (1980 Festival Plaza Drive). Stop by over 20 tasting stations that will feature an eclectic mix of wine varietals and even some specialty cocktails, sake, or craft beer. Enjoy live music, entertainment, great food, and shopping options at this beautiful location. One Hundred Percent (100%) of the proceeds go to benefit New Vista, a local charity of over 30 years whose mission is to serve and support the intellectually challenged of all ages. Tickets are $30.00/$35.00 You must be 21+ years old to participate.

April 1 - 2 - Silver State Kennel Club AKC Show at the Sports Center of Las Vegas (121 E. Sunset Rd - MAP). Show is from 7:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Parking is
$5.00, could not find any General Admission ticket prices (but there could be a charge).

April 1 & 3 - March Madness Final Four will roll into Las Vegas in its usual big way. Find your favorite Sports Book, place your bets and settle in for the finale of three great weeks. The NCAA has a March Madness page HERE. A great article from 2014 to help you navigate the Madness can be found HERE. Final Four is April 1, with the Championship Game on April 3.

April 2 - The 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM) will be broadcast live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Here's your chance to get close to
all your favorite Country artists and see live performances you may never get the chance to see again! The show starts at 5:00 P.M. and tickets go on sale to the general public at 10:00 A.M. on January 26th.  Better get them quick before the scalpers get them.

April 2 (PD) - Extreme Thing should return to Desert Breeze Park (MAP). Last held in 2014, the promoters skipped 2015. Extreme Thing is an action sports/music/festival with quite a lot going on. There will be stages featuring top national acts, separate stages for up-and-coming bands, DJ Stages, Pro BMX challenges, Amateur BMX skate & scooter competition, Meet-N-Greets with the athletes and bands, merchandise, etc. We'll post links to ticketing information, hours, etc as they are updated on the site.

April 3 - 4 - Major League Baseball's opening days! Squeeze into your favorite sports book (between all the March Madness fans) and enjoy the boys of summer.

April 4 - 8 - The Nth Ultimate Whisky Experience returns to the Encore at Wynn Las Vegas. Ticket prices are not announced yet, but in 2016 there were three levels of Experiences: The Companion ($295.00 - NO Whiskey Samples, ), The Connoisseur ($525.00), and The High Roller ($2,495.00). This event will feature like-minded whisky lovers, whisky masters and a line up of great tastings. (Spelling is theirs). Keep checking their site for updates.

April 6 - Robert Irvine Live at Tropicana's Theater at 7:00 P.M. Robert presents a unique show with no script, no recipes, Q&A, and a lot of audience
participation.  Tickets are only $32.70

April 7 - Brody Dolyniuk Presents:Pink Floyd's The Wall - Live in Concert at The Smith Center's Reynolds Hall at 7:30 P.M. Tickets are $29.00 - $75.00

April 7 - 8 - Great Vegas Festival of Beer returns to Downtown Las Vegas in Fremont East. There will be talks, demos and guided tastings along with a Gastropub specialty menu to go along with the event. Be sure and attend the educational Brewlogic sessions to learn more about the ins and outs of brewing beer. New this year will be the Mad Craft Experience on Friday (7:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.) which will pair over 50 specially-curated beers from local breweries along with vintage pours, one-off creations while chefs create beer-infused and inspired samples. At the festival on Saturday you'll be able to sample from a selection of over 500+ craft beers from more than 100 breweries. The event takes place from 3:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. (2:00 P.M. for Early entry and VIP ticket holders). Tickets are $50.00 for General Admission, $60.00 for Early Entry, $95.00 for VIP, and $80.00 for the Mad Craft Experience (+ taxes and fees). If you purchase your tickets on their website by 12/23/16, you can save $15-$20 per ticket, purchase by 02/26/17 and save $10.00 per ticket, or purchase by 04/08/17 and save $5.00 per ticket. So make your plan and save yourself some money! Not planning on drinking, or are you the designated driver? Get a Designated Driver ticket for $20.00 at the door and you can attend and enjoy the festivities. Get your tickets early, this will sell out!!

Weather Notice on the Great Vegas Festival of Beer: "Due to forecasted winds of 25-30mph with gusts over 40mph, the Great Vegas Festival of Beer is moving from the streets of Downtown Las Vegas to the World Market Center Pavilion located at 207 Symphony Park Ave. Our attendees safety is our number 1 priority. We are still bringing hundreds of craft beers and all of our food and entertainment activities. The new venue is exactly 1 mile from the original location. More information: http://greatvegasbeer.com/about/travel/"

April 11 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field for their home opener

April 11 - 16 - An American in Paris @ The Smith Center's Reynolds Hall. Tickets are $29 - $127

April 12 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

April 13 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

April 13 - 16 - Viva Las Vegas Car Show and Rockabilly Weekend (20) returns to the Orleans Hotel and Casino. A great weekend of rockabilly music, cars, exhibits, vendors, bands, events, pool parties, and burlesque shows. There are going to be a lot of bands at this event, so click HERE to see the list.

April 14 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field.z Promo Night: Fireworks

April 15 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

April 16 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

April 17 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

April 19 - 24 - Outlaw Bicycle Club has its 5th gathering of custom bicycle enthusiasts, builders and bike clubs in North America at the Golden Nugget.
GN and The Plaza are both offering room rate specials for the event. There will be a Fabricator Face Off between eight fabricators competing head-to-head
to build a 100% complete, orginal, and rideable bike (the frame must be a one-off and built by the entrant). You can also tour the art show and vendors.
Tickets are available as a three-day pass, and the earlier you buy, the less expensive they are. This will be a cool event to attend.

April 20 - 26 - Team Dart, the world's largest soft-tip dart tournament comes to Bally's in Las Vegas. This will be the events 30th annual tournament. In 2013, there were 2,900 players from 5 countries competing for over $500,000 in prize money. This unique tournament encompasses skill levels from beginners to masters. Participants are classified into levels according to their team's or their individual skill rating. Team Dart has a unique spin on prize money: all levels in open events pay the same amount of money for each place, be it Level 1 or Level 18. If you are an NDA-sanctioned player and playing at least 96 league games in a specified period for the NDA company who enters the player in the tournament. We'll update as we find more information, but check the landing page for the most up-to-date.

April 21 - 23 - High in the Sky Expo and Festival will be held at The LINQ (3535 South Las Vegas Blvd). There will be an Expo with Vendors, Comedy, Music,
Marijuana Education, Zumba and Line Dance classes. You must be 21+ to attend the event. Tickets are $80.0 - $325.00

April 21 - 23 - Muscle Cars at the Strip (Formerly, Mopar at the Strip) comes back to Las Vegas. Formerly just for Mopar enthusiasts, the show has been
expanded to include GM and Ford. The focus of the event is muscle cars of the 60's and early 70's. You'll find a Car Corral showcasing some of these
beautiful vehicles, a Swap Meet, Manufacturers Midway, Open Autocross, and special concerts at the Cannery Hotel and Casino (Host Hotel). Several hotels are offering specials for this event (to show you how big it is). Go to the info tab of the website to see the most current deals. OR, book a Caesars room using our click-through on this very page! Go to the registration page HERE to see all the different levels of ticketing available to you. This will be a great show,
so be sure and enjoy...Tell them Las Vegas for Beginners sent you!

April 21 - 23 - Pirate Fest invades Las Vegas (2016's rainstorms hurt them) at Craig Ranch Regional Park-628 W. Craig Road (MAP). This is the annual Pirate, Steampunk, and Faerie Festival for the area. There will be music, entertainers, vendors, food, games, Zappo's Cardboard Regatta and more.
Hours are:
Friday - 12:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.
Saturday - 10:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.
Sunday - 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Tickets are:
Single Day Entry - General Admission $15.00, Child (5 - 11 Years), Seniors (65+) and Military (w/ID) are $10.00
Save $2.00 on Single Day Entry with a receipt from any Smith's Food & Drug, Sonic Restaurant, or Green Valley Grocery
3 Day Wrist Pass - General Admission $30.00, Child (5 - 11 Years), Seniors (65+) and Military (w/ID) are $20.00

April 21 - Las Rageous comes to the Downtown area. Bands playing tonight are: Godsmack, Coheed and Cambria, Anthrx, Killswitch Engage, Of Mice & Men, The Devil Wears Prada, We Gave It Hell and A Friend A Foes. Not exactly clear on the address of the site, it's downtown in good proximity to The D, Golden Nugget, Plaza, Golden Gate and Binions (You can see the site on the site's map). Early Bird tickets for the 2 Day Passes are $99.00/$299.00/$399.00, and
Phase 1 tickets go up $30.00 and Phase 2 tickets go up another $20.00 (Early pricing announcement-verify on the site).

April 22 - Las Rageous, Day 2 comes to the Downtown area. Bands playing tonight are: Avenged, Sevenfold, breaking benjamin, Mastodon, EoDM (Eagles of Death Metal), All That Remains, Nations, and Code Red Riot. Not exactly clear on the address of the site, it's downtown in good proximity to The D, Golden
Nugget, Plaza, Golden Gate and Binions (You can see the site on the site's map). Early Bird tickets for the 2 Day Passes are $99.00/$299.00/$399.00, and
Phase 1 tickets go up $30.00 and Phase 2 tickets go up another $20.00 (Early pricing announcement-verify on the site).

April 22 - New Vista Wine Walks return for 2017 at Town Square Las Vegas (6605 Las Vegas Blvd South). Stop by over 20 tasting stations that will feature an eclectic mix of wine varietals and even some specialty cocktails, sake, or craft beer. Enjoy live music, entertainment, great food, and shopping options at this beautiful location. One Hundred Percent (100%) of the proceeds go to benefit New Vista, a local charity of over 30 years whose mission is to serve and support the intellectually challenged of all ages. Tickets are $30.00/$35.00 You must be 21+ years old to participate.

April 24 - Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue at The Smith Center's Reynolds Hall at 7:30 P.M. Tickets are $29.00 - $99.00

April 26 - 29 - Laughlin River Run, Riding the River for 35 Years. Billed as the largest motorcycle event on the west coast, you'll see historic US Route 66 the way it was meant to be seen. You'll ride the hills from Kingman to Oatman, AZ, cool off in Colorado, and end up testing your luck at any one of the Lauglin strip casinos. Concerts, vendors, manufacturers and special events will keep you busy every day.

April 27 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

April 27 - 30 - The 4th Annual Las Vegas Black Film Festival will be held celebrating the Black Impact on the Big Screen. Great films, special guests, awards, this event has it all. Plan to attend and get a chance to see the next generation of movers and shakers before the rest of the world.

April 27 - 30 - Dinah Vegas in Las Vegas has been discontinued.

April 27 - 30 - Great American Foodie Fest (Formerly known as the Las Vegas Food Fest) returns at its new location: Sunset Station. This event will feature some of the best gourmet food trucks from all over the country. Some of these trucks have been featured on The Food Network, Travel Channel, and the Cooking Channel. There will also be Carnival Rides, a beer garden, eating contests and more. Ticket prices in the past were: 4 day pass is $10, with a single day pass costing $10.00 and VIP tickets are $50.00 for the 4 Day Pass.  Kids under 54" are FREE! The event hours are usually: Thursday - Friday - 5:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M., Saturday - Noon - 11:00 P.M., Sunday - Noon to 10:00 P.M.

April 27 - 30 - The 11th Annual Vegas Uncork'd food & wine festival, brought to you byBon Appetit magazine returns for 2017.  The yearly event takes place over the weekend at MGM Resorts, Cromwell, Caesars Palace, Venetian, and Cosmopolitan. A complete schedule of events can be found HERE and a listing of all the participating chefs can be found HERE. Tickets are sold separately for every event, so you can do as much or as little as you want to. If you want to attend one of the Master Series Dinners (there are eleven), not a problem-just buy those tickets. Sounds like a great weekend. A good article on the whole weekend can be found HERE. This is a fantastic event.

April 28 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

April 28 -May 6 - Las Vegas Science and Technology Festival takes place all around our favorite city, and the best thing is that it is FREE. This is a great event! In previous years you could get a behind-the-scenes tour at the Bellagio Fountains, Vegas PBS, Las Vegas National History Museum, Silverton Casino's aquarium, Shark Reef at Mandalay Bay, the Mirage Volcano, the Neon Museum, Fremont Street Experience Viva Vision's control room and more. This year will include an Expo at the Cashman Center. Check HERE for up-to-the-minute additions and deletions on the schedule of events. Space is limited, and some tours require registration, so get going.

April 29 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night:Jersey Giveaway to the first 2,500 fans through the gate only.

April 29 - MonteLago Village Beerfest will be held at The Village at Lake Las Vegas in nearby Henderson. The Auld Dubliner Irish Pub is hosting the event
from 2:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. There will be tickets for 2,500 beer lovers and at least 30 breweries in attendance. Tickets are $35.00 General Admission (3:30 Entry) and VIP tickets are $45.00 (2:00 P.M. early entry). You'll receive your wristband and official MLVBF sampling glass. (You must have the wristband and glass in
order to sample beer). The festival is open to the public to visit the vendor tents and restaurants.

April 29 - 30 - Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz and R&B Festival should be held for its 25th year at the Clark County Gov't Amphitheater (500 S. Grand Central Parkway) (MAP). Tickets are on sale now at all three Mr. Bills Pipe and Tobacco Stores or through a link on their site. Tickets are $100.00 - $160.00 in advance or cash ONLY at the festival box office at the event. Children 13 - 17 ticket prices will be announced soon and 12 and under are free.

April 29 - 30 - Las Vegas Celtic Games. The always fun Celtic games will return for their 12th anniversary with "Heavy Games", Celtic Vendor Village, Celtic Food Vendors, Highland & Irish Dancing, and more. Everything you look for in a great event. The event will be held at Floyd Lamb Park (MAP) from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 P.M. Check the website for ticket prices.

April 30 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

May, 2017

May 1 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

May 1 - 6 - Las Vegas Science and Technology Festival takes place all around our favorite city, and the best thing is that it is FREE. This is a great event! In previous years you could get a behind-the-scenes tour at the Bellagio Fountains, Vegas PBS, Las Vegas National History Museum, Silverton Casino's aquarium, Shark Reef at Mandalay Bay, the Mirage Volcano, the Neon Museum, Fremont Street Experience Viva Vision's control room and more. This year will include an Expo at the Cashman Center. Check HERE for up-to-the-minute additions and deletions on the schedule of events. Space is limited, and some tours require registration, so get going.

May 1 - 7 - The Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not! comes to Springs Preserve for its final days. Discover the real science behind the unbelievable with The Science of Ripley's Believe it or Not! There will be an extraordinary collection of intriguing objects and interactive experiences to be had. The exhibit is open daily from 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. at the Origen Museum and admission is FREE to members or with a paid general admission ticket.

May 2 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners Triple-A affiliate) at 10:35 A.M. at Cashman Field

May 3 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners Triple-A affiliate) at 10:35 A.M. at Cashman Field

May 3 - 7 - American Poolplayers Association National Singles Championships returns to the Westgate in beautiful Las Vegas (subject to change-not posted on website yet). This event has two individual National Singles Championships in its makeup. The 8-Ball Classic will be held May 5 - 7 ($300,000 Total Purse) and offers five Skill Level Tiers. The APA 9-Ball Shootout is held May 3 - 5 ($150,000 Total Purse) and offers three Skill Level Tiers. (Final purse amounts subject to change closer to the tournament).

May 4 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

May 5 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

May 5 - Cinco de Mayo is celebrated all around Las Vegas for several days before & after. Check the Fremont Street Experience calendar to see up-to-the-minute what events are planned downtown. There will be plenty of events available around the Strip.

May 5 & 7 - Orleans Arena will host Arenacross, the world's premier form of enclosed off-road motorcycle racing. The event takes place on one-of-a-kind, man-made dirt tracks filled with jumps, turns, and other obstacles in an 18,000 square foot arena. The event features amateur riders looking to turn pro and gain entry into the professional Monster Energy Supercross events. This is the best place to watch this sport's future stars showcase their talents on these unique courses. Doors open at 8:00 P.M. on Friday and Noon on Sunday. Tickets go from $24.00 - $39.00 ($5.00 if purchased at the gate on the event day).

May 5 - 7 - LVTAPFEST returns to continue to explore the tradition of tap in the City of Entertainment because and enlighten the community of dance and it is a business of tap dance mixed with the history and new generations. This festival continues to keep the tradition of tap dance alive in Las Vegas by educating the community in tap culture, history, and discipline by instruction and performances for and by members, students, and patrons. Click on THIS LINK to go to the ticketing and schedule page. There's quite a lot of classes and history classes planned, so plan now before all the tickets are gone. Events will take place at the UNLV Alta Ham Fine Arts Building Dance Department Room #111 and at the Las Vegas Academy of the Arts at the Lowden Theater on 9th and Clark.
You'll also find maps on this page for location help.

May 6 - The Kentucky Derby will be held at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY. The best place to view "The most exciting two minutes in Sports" has got to be a Las Vegas Sports book. Make your choice, get there early and enjoy the spectacle.

May 6 - The 2017 Monster Energy AMA SuperCross FIM World Championship returns to Sam Boyd Stadium. In the past, tickets have been $70.35/$75.35/$85.35/$96.50/$111.50. You could also use your paid event ticket to attend the FREE "Party in the Pits" featuring each team & riders signing autographs, thrill acts, main stage activities, live bands, vendors booths, and more. The doors will open at 12:30 with qualifying and practice with the main event beginning at 7:00 P.M. We'll update the information as it is released.

May 6 - Lee's Discount Liquor's 10th Annual Beer & Tequilla Experience returns, but to a new location: Sandbar @ Red Rock Hotel & Casino 11011 West Charleston Blvd (MAP) from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.  Tickets are $60 in advance and $70 at the door. You'll be able to purchase them at any Lee's Discount Liquor in Las Vegas. Check their Facebook page for the most up-to-date information.

May 6- The Springs Preserve 'Ohana Festival (MAP) returns for another great year. Commemorating Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month and
celebrating the importance of 'ohana (family) in Pacific Island Cultures, this event will feature great food, live music, local hula school performances,
cultural workshops, island craft activities and more. Admission is $5.00 and children age 2 and under are free. This event lasts from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

May 6 - The The Indian Food & Cultural Festival (Las Vegas Mela) returns to the Amphitheater in Downtown Las Vegas (500 S. Grand Central Parkway)(Directions) from 11:00 A.M. until 9:30 P.M. . General Admission is only $7.00 with Children 5 & Under FREE. You'll experience wonderful Indian cuisine, fashion, classic & modern dance, and music. This will be a great event to attend.

May 10 - 14 - San Gennaro Feast, returns, but to a new address: 628 West Craig Road (MAP). The feast and the celebration of the Saint Gennaro. The best Italian food and entertainment this side of Naples will be available for these four days. They'll have ethnic foods, rides, and national acts every hour on the main stage. General Admission is $9.00, and $8.00 for Seniors (65+) and Military. Children under 54" are FREE. Ride tickets are purchased on site. Really nice, new website!

May 11 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Omaha Storm Chasers (Kansas City Royals Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

May 11 - 14 - Helldorado Days returns to Las Vegas. Helldorado is great at recapturing the spirit of the Wild West and the cowboy way-of-life. This is a fun three-day outdoor festival which includes a professional rodeo, a carnival, a parade and much more to do. It's been around since 1935 and this year, 100% of ticket proceeds benefit children and veterans charitable organizations in Southern Nevada. The Festival takes place Thursday to Sunday at the Las Vegas Village (across from Luxor). The PRCA Rodeo is also Thursday to Sunday with tickets going for $10.00/$20.00/$35.00/$125.00 and can be found HERE. The PBR Last Cowboy Standing is Friday and Saturday and tickets are $10.00/$50.00/$100.00/$250.00 and can be found HERE.

May 12 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Omaha Storm Chasers (Kansas City Royals Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

May 12 - 13 - Spring Wine Festival (Hosted by Golden Nugget). The event returns for its 9th year featuring wines from NAPA and Sonoma Valley. Kicking off with a poolside wine reception on Friday, at 8:00 P.M. This event will keep you busy all weekend. Tickets to the Friday are $42.69 (+ Fees), Saturday's Grand Tasting Tickets at the Grand Events Center are $89.66 (+ Fees).

May 12 - 14 - The 5th LVL Up Expo Gaming and Technology Convention will be held at the Cashman Convention Center (850 N. Las Vegas Blvd). This convention covers gaming, anime, & comic books in one location. There will be exhibitors, special guests, technology, tournaments, giveaways, and much more. This will be a HUGE gaming extravaganza, plan to be there!

May 13 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Omaha Storm Chasers (Kansas City Royals Triple-A affiliate)at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

May 13 - New Vista Wine Walks comes to Downtown Summerlin (1980 Festival Plaza Drive). Stop by over 20 tasting stations that will feature an eclectic mix of wine varietals and even some specialty cocktails, sake, or craft beer. Enjoy live music, entertainment, great food, and shopping options at this beautiful location. One Hundred Percent (100%) of the proceeds go to benefit New Vista, a local charity of over 30 years whose mission is to serve and support the intellectually challenged of all ages. Tickets are $30.00/$35.00 You must be 21+ years old to participate.

May 13 & 14 - Peter Pan will be performed at The Smith Center's Reynolds Hall. Performances will be at 7:30 on Saturday the 13th, and 2:00 P.M. on Sunday
the 14th. Tickets are $29.00/$39.00/$59.00/$69.00/$99.00/$139.00

May 13 & 14 - Art Festival of Henderson - Showcasing art from some of the region's best artisans along with hours of live entertainment, you will not want
to miss this event at the Henderson Events Plaza and Convention Center (200 S. Water Street). You can browse through artist boutiques showcasing paintings,
pottery, jewelry, photography and much more on display and available for purchase. This event is 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.M both days and there is complimentary parking and admission.

May 14 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Omaha Storm Chasers (Kansas City Royals Triple-A affiliate)at 12:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

May 15 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Iowa Cubs (Chicago Cubs Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

May 16 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Iowa Cubs (Chicago Cubs Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

May 17 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Iowa Cubs (Chicago Cubs Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

May 18 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Iowa Cubs (Chicago Cubs Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

May 18 - 20 - The Las Vegas Car Stars event invades Fremont Street again. You'll have the chance to see famous cars (or a replica) used in both television and the movies, custom & specialty vehicles. In 2013, the event featured an Aston Martin DB9 from James Bond, the Munsters car, a Cadillac given to Joe Esposito by Elvis, KITT, and many others. You'll also get a chance to rub elbows with actors and actresses from television and motion pictures. The event raised money for the Childrens Miracle Network. See their most recent Facebook postings HERE.

May 19 - 20 - Tiger Jam returns to Las Vegas benefiting the Tiger Woods Foundation. There will be concerts, Tiger's Poker Night, Silent Auctions, and of course, golf events featuring Tiger Woods. The event will be centered around MGM Grand Hotel & Casino. Last year, Kid Rock was the featured concert. This year's concert headliner has not been announced yet.

May 19 - 21 - CK Shows Coin and Currency shows return and should return to the Westgate Resort near the Strip (Location NOT officially announced yet). (MAP). If you are a numismatist and want to visit a Vegas-sized show, here you are! You'll find vendors, clubs, seminars and more. Ticket price in 2016 was $3.00, but you can usually find a coupon for free admission on the site. The Westgate also offered a special event room rate you can find on the main event website, so check that out. Hours in 2016 were Friday - Saturday 10:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M. and Sunday from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

May 20 - Springs Preserve's Ice Cream Festival (MAP) returns for another great time. There will be live entertainment, games, and of course ICE CREAM! There will be stations serving ice cream sundaes, novelties and root beer floats. The event will be at the Springs Amphitheater from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. and admission is usually $10.00 for adults, $8.00 for children 3-12, and free fro children 2 and under. Members receive 50% off and this does not
include admission to indoor museums and galleries. Advance purchase is recommended to avoid a sell-out risk.

May 20 - Dirtybird BBQ will be held at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center. Enjoy great food, DJs and a Best in Show contest. You'll find good bands and
great food from locally owned BBQ Restaurants & Food Trucks. The event starts at 2:00 P.M. with Tickets $40.00/$45.00/$50.00/$55.00/$65.00

May 25 - The Nevada Restaurant Association should throw their Las Vegas Epicurean Affair at The Palazzo Pools. You must be 21+ to attend. A feast for your senses, plan to attend this one. More information coming.

May 25 - June 3 - The Valley National 8-Ball League Association (VNEA) will hold their 37th Annual National Championships at Bally's. VNEA is a non-profit organization established to promote the game of pool on coin-operated equipment. All skill levels will be represented. They expect 4,000+ participants from all over the US, 6 Canadian Provinces, and several other countries to play on 250 tables.

May 26 - Wet 'n Wild Las Vegas will have an 80's Pool Party Charity Event benefitting Communities in Schools of Nevada. Wear your best 80's swim attire
for this private event which will start at 6:00 P.M. Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the gate. Children 2 and under are free.

May 26 - 27 - Best Dam Barbecue Challenge will be cooking up a storm in nearby (26 Miles From LV - 30 Minutes) (Directions) Boulder City, Nevada at Bicentennial Park. This is a professional barbecue competition and admission is free. There will be barbecue and festival food, vendors, a family fun zone, the Best Dam Car Show, musical entertainment, and a Police VS. Firefighters Rib-Eating Contest. The event will be held on Friday from 4:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. and on Saturday from 9:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.

May 26 - 29 - The 19th annual Punk Rock Bowling should return to Las Vegas for 4 days of punk rock and bowling. You'll have three days of festival shows, four nights of late night club shows and two days of bowling. The bowling portion usually takes place at Sam's Town, Gold Coast, Suncoast, and Texas Station (with shuttle buses available), but nothing definite as of this writing, so keep checking the website. Find information on the bowling HERE. Pool parties and Comedy Shows are also planned, check the website for more information on these events. Punk Rock Bowling WILL sell out, so get your tickets early.

May 27 - Brews & Blues Festival at Springs Preserve (MAP) returns. This is a beautiful park, and this will be their seventh annual Festival. The Festival will take place from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. You'll be able to try beers from numerous local, regional, domestic and international brewers while listening to some great Blues music. The Preserve is located about three miles from the Strip. Ticket prices and sale date, bands, and breweries will be listed closer to the actual event. We'll update as soon as we find out more.

May 27 - Las Vegas 51s take on the El Paso Chihuahuas (San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night:Jersey Giveaway to the first 2,500 fans through the gate only.

May 28 - Las Vegas 51s take on the El Paso Chihuahuas (San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

May 29 - Las Vegas 51s take on the El Paso Chihuahuas (San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

May 30 - Las Vegas 51s take on the El Paso Chihuahuas (San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

May 31 - June 11 - The Phantom of the Opera @ The Smith Center's Reynolds Hall. Tickets are $29 - $127

 

June, 2017

June 1 - 11 - The Phantom of the Opera @ The Smith Center's Reynolds Hall. Tickets are $29 - $127

June 1 - 3 - The Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction by Mecum Auctions returns to the South Point Exhibit Hall, this time for a mid-year auction. This is one of the largest collection of antique & vintage motorcycles for sale in one place. In 2013, 88% of the motorcycles changed owners and total sales were over $6,000,000. There are some fantastic motorcycles represented here that you may not get a chance to see elsewhere. Right now, they say there will be over 750 motorcycles on the block.

June 1 - 3 - International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame will hold their fourth national event, Bowling's Hall of Fame Xtravaganza. After the regular season from October to March, where league and casual bowlers will compete in qualifying rounds in America's bowling centers, 240 finalists will win a four day/three night trip to Red Rock Resort and Red Rock Lanes bowling center where they will compete for an additional $25,000 in cash & prizes

June 1 - 4 - WUSTE Vegas' European Car Festival returns to Palace Station Hotel & Casino (2411 W. Sahara Ave.). WUSTE Vegas is a showcase of contemporary and vintage vehicles from across the pond. They will have an opening ceremony, an informal pool party, poker run and an awards ceremony. The festival is open to everyone, but only cars manufactured by European brands can enter the show grounds. Not a lot on their website just yet, but click over to their Facebook page for the latest updates.

June 1 -4 - The final days of The Valley National 8-Ball League Association (VNEA) 37th Annual National Championships at Bally's. VNEA is a non-profit organization established to promote the game of pool on coin-operated equipment. All skill levels will be represented. They expect 4,000+ participants from all over the US, 6 Canadian Provinces, and several other countries to play on 250 tables.

June 6 - The 6th Annual Sundown in Downtown benefiting the Las Vegas Natural History Museum will be held at Heritage Park (900 Las Vegas Blvd North - Next door to the Museum). Come introduce yourself (or get reacquainted) to the Museum. There will be plenty of food and drink. The event will be held from 6:00 P.M. - 10:00 P.M. Single GA ticket last year was $35.00, Single VIP was $55.00, Couples VIP were $100 and 6 Pack/12 Pack VIP Tickets were available also (+ fees). General Admission tickets included two beverage tickets, VIP include unlimited beverages. Check the site, as ticket prices were not available at the time of posting.

July 4 - 7 (PD) - DeafNation World Expo should return to Las Vegas and return to Paris Hotel and Casino. A touring trade show for, by, and about deaf people that provides exhibitions, entertainment and seminors at NO CHARGE to the public. More than 40,000 attended the show in 2010 & 2012, and they're looking for a record-breaking crowd this year. Register online, again, NO CHARGE.

June 6 - 11 - Las Vegas Film Festival returns for another year celebrating the independent film maker. Make plans to attend, check the site for ticket prices, times and locations.

June 7 - 11 - 5th Annual Romance Novel Convention. Come meet some of your favorite Romance novel authors and romance novel cover art models. Attend classes on writing your own romance novel, how to build a career writing romance novels and how to get your books published. The convention has come out with an All Inclusive package which is 5 days/4 Nights at Harrah's, all classes, events and meals.

June 10 - Reggae in the Desert returns for its 16th year and will take place at the Clark County Amphitheater (500 South Grand Central Parkway. Information about the event can be found HERE. Tickets in 2016 were $40 (One Day) & $120 (VIP), prices for 2017 were not posted as of this editing. Go to their FACEBOOK page for the most up-to-date information.

June 13 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

June 14 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

June 14 - 18 - Las Vegas International Chess Festival takes over the Westgate Resort and Casino. You'll find competition, chess camps, lectures, simuls, a poker tournament and much more. A schedule of events can be found HERE. The registration page is HERE. A .pdf entry form can be found HERE with all of the fees and options available for those participating.

June 15 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

June 16 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Sacramento River Cats (San Francisco Giants Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

June 16 - Move Live on Tour. Julianne and Derek Hough will bring their choreographed stage production to The Smith Center's Reynolds Hall for a performance at 7:30 P.M. Tickets are $39.50/$49.50/$69.50/$89.50/$125.00 & special VIP seating or Meet and Greet Packages available for an additional cost.

June 16 - 18 - Electric Daisy Carnival returns for another year. Come join 100,000 of your closest friends (you've just not met them yet). The event takes place at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, and other locations on and around the strip. In 2013 there was an EDC "village" across from Luxor with vendors and "meet and greets" with the artists that was included with your admission. Come well rested as this party starts in the evening and goes well into the morning every day of the event. You should make your room reservations early, as rooms will get expensive the longer you wait. In 2014, daily attendance was around 134,000 for each of the three days. Tickets run $355.00 - $709.00 for three-day passes.

June 17 - September 17 - Astronaut comes to Springs Preserve. This science exhibit uses hands-on and full-body displays to investigate the reality of what
it takes to be a space explorer. There will be 26 exhibits to show the physical and psychological effects of living in microgravity on the human body and the technology used to complete a mission. If you've ever wondered what it's like to sleep, eat, shower and use the toilet in space, Astronaut gives you the opportunity to find out. This event will be at the Origen Museum and will be open daily from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Admission is FREE to members or with a paid General Admission ticket.

June 19 - 30- Las Vegas Restaurant Week returns for its 10th year. Participating restaurants will serve prix-fixe menus at price points from $20.00 to $80.00 with a fixed portion of the meal's cost being donated to Three Square food bank. Restaurant week broke its own records in 2015 and is hoping to do it again this year. Use the link above to filter restaurants based on type of cuisine, location, price point and meal (breakfast, lunch, dinner). Also check their Facebook page for updates.

June 20 - Draft day for the new Las Vegas NHL expansion team.

June 22 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Salt Lake City Bees (Los Angeles Angels Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

June 23 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Salt Lake City Bees (Los Angeles Angels Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

June 23 - Vans Warped Tour rolls into Las Vegas featuring a huge lineup of bands. Actual lineup and ticket prices will not be announced until March, but
keep checking, because this will be a great concert to attend.

June 23 - 25 - The Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con returns to the Las Vegas Convention Center. Ticket prices have not been announced, but prior year single day admission was $25, with full three-day pass along with VIP passes also available (pricing not available yet). Kids 10 and under are FREE with a paid adult. The Con's hours are usually: Friday - 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Saturday - 10:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M., and Sunday 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. We'll continue to update as more information becomes available. A review of the 2015 Con can be found HERE.

June 24 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Salt Lake City Bees (Los Angeles Angels Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night:Jersey Giveaway to the first 2,500 fans through the gate only.

June 25 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Salt Lake City Bees (Los Angeles Angels Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

July 26 - 30 -  RollerCon, "The original worldwide roller derby convention" will return to Las Vegas, now at the Westgate Resort and Convention Center. Whether you're new, seasoned, or a veteran, this event will be for you. There will also be fun stuff for for derby officials, productioneers and fans.

June 29 - July 3 - Las Vegas Salsa Congress returns for it's 14th year. This year, the event will be headquartered out of the Tropicana Hotel & Casino. It all begins with a Pre-Party from 10:00 P.M. to 4:00 A.M. and will cost you only $45 to attend. The next three days will be filled with Workshops, Dancing, Shows,and fun. Take a look at the linked website for up-to-the-minute events, times, and ticket prices.

June 30 - July 1 - The 2017 Tejano Music National Convention will be held at Paris Las Vegas. There will be a Fanfare & Expo, Dance Instruction, great food, and of course great music. Not much on the website as of this posting, but check back as we're sure it will be updated closer to the actual dates.

 

July, 2017

 

ALL MONTH- Astronaut comes to Springs Preserve. This science exhibit uses hands-on and full-body displays to investigate the reality of what
it takes to be a space explorer. There will be 26 exhibits to show the physical and psychological effects of living in microgravity on the human body and the technology used to complete a mission. If you've ever wondered what it's like to sleep, eat, shower and use the toilet in space, Astronaut gives you the opportunity to find out. This event will be at the Origen Museum and will be open daily from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Admission is FREE to members or with a paid General Admission ticket.

July 1 - 3 - Las Vegas Salsa Congress returns for it's 14th year. This year, the event will be headquartered out of the Tropicana Hotel & Casino. It all begins with a Pre-Party from 10:00 P.M. to 4:00 A.M. and, last year, cost you only $15 to attend. The next three days will be filled with Workshops, Dancing, Shows,and fun. Take a look at the linked website for up-to-the-minute events, times, and ticket prices.

July 4 - Independence Day in Las Vegas. Get ready for a celebration. A few tips can be found HERE.

July 4 - Las Vegas 51s take on the El Paso Chihuahuas (San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

July 5 - 8- The Fifth Annual UFC International Fight Week returns to Las Vegas. You'll find events such as the UFC Fan Expo, and Official Pool Party with the Octagon Girls, a free concert, Open Workouts, Charity Bowling, and the Ulti-Man 5K Run. The official schedule will be released soon, so keep checking back.

July 5 - Las Vegas 51s take on the El Paso Chihuahuas (San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

July 6 - Las Vegas 51s take on the El Paso Chihuahuas (San Diego Padres Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

July 6 - 9 (PD) - Leviosa should return to Green Valley Ranch Resort in Henderson (10-15 minutes from the Strip). Leviosa is a return to the smaller scale.
academic-fannish Harry Potter conference model, expanded to include a focus on Young Adult literature, writing/fan creativity, and multi-fandom interest.
They celebrate imagination, creativity and education, via a focus on dynamic academic programming and quality fan experiences. They love talking about
Harry Potter, dissecting what makes it so important to all of them, and celebrating it through both academic exploration and more informal frivolity. Sounds
like a good time. Day passes are available for $60.00 for Friday/$75.00 for Saturday/$100.00 for Saturday & Sunday

July 7 - 9 - Combat Con should return, to itsnew location: The Westgate. Billed "Where History and Fantasy Meet", this promises to be an interesting Con. Centered around Western Martial Arts, Combat-Con combines Sci-Fi, Steampunk, Dark Fantasy, Cosplay, Comics, and Piracy. You'll interact with armed and armored martial artists, try cracking a whip, throw a dagger, or see what it feels like to wield a two-handed sword. This is going to be one multifaceted and interesting Con. Class announcements, tickets prices, and more relevant information will be released soon.

July 13 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

July 13 - 15 - U.S. Darts Masters has the biggest names in darts returning to Las Vegas to compete at Tropicana's Trinidad Pavilion.  This will give North
American players a chance to compete and win their spot in the eight-player North American Championship. Tickets for a single session start at $40 with
season tickets starting at $150.00. Start times are 1:00 P.M. (subject to change)

July 13 - 16 - Elvis Festival returns to Las Vegas. This year's theme is "Images of the King" and will be held at Sam's Town Hotel & Casino. The event will
have vendors and a three-day Tribute Artist Contest with a first prize of $5,000.00. Each night will have a different theme, and they're working to provide
an alternative to the standard Elvis Tribute Show. The event will feature Images of the King World Champions: Ryan Pelton, Ben Portsmouth, Dwight Icenhower and Tedd Torres. There will also be Elvis entertainers Dean Z and Cody Ray Slaughter. Sam's Town will feature special rates for Festival attendees and use the click through to purchase your tickets. Bundled ticket prices are: $149.00/$199.00/$299.00 with individual show ticket prices to be released at a later date.

July 14 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

July 14 - 16 - EVO Championship Series returns in 2017 with new locations at Mandalay Bay Events Center and the Las Vegas Convention Center. The Evolution Championship Series represents the largest and longest-running fighting game tournaments in the world. You'll find the best of the best from around the world in a dazzling exhibition of skill and fun, as players and fans gather in an open format and determine a champion. The 2014 Championship was on XBOX 360, but games that do not have a 360 port will not be excluded. Check their site for the most up-to-date rules.

July 14 - 16 - USA BMX 2017 Las Vegas Nationals will be held at South Point's Arena and is FREE to the public. Eight racers sprint toward a series of
obstacles on their BMX bikes. For an explanation of the sport, click HERE. Take a look at the event flyer when it is added for times you can come by and
enjoy this adrenaline rush.

July 15 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

July 16 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Albuquerque Isotopes (Colorado Rockies Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

July 17 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

July 18 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

July 19 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

July 20 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Fresno Grizzlies (Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

July 22 - 27 - Black Hat USA will return to Las Vegas. The conference had its best year in 2013 with over 7,500 people attending and in 2015 the event should be held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center (Not confirmed yet). This conference has provided attendees with the very latest in information security research, development, and trends.

July 26 - 30 -  RollerCon, "The original worldwide roller derby convention" will return to Las Vegas, now at the Westgate Resort and Convention Center. Whether you're new, seasoned, or a veteran, this event will be for you. There will also be fun stuff for for derby officials, productioneers and fans.

July 27 - 30 - Def Con 25 will return to Vegas and should be at Paris/Bally's this year, as in years past - check the site. Def Con is one of the oldest (originally started in 1993) and largest continuous running hacker conventions.

July 29 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Milwaukee Brewers Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night:Jersey Giveaway to the first 2,500 fans through the gate only.

July 30 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Milwaukee Brewers Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

July 31 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Milwaukee Brewers Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

August, 2017

ALL MONTH - Astronaut comes to Springs Preserve. This science exhibit uses hands-on and full-body displays to investigate the reality of what
it takes to be a space explorer. There will be 26 exhibits to show the physical and psychological effects of living in microgravity on the human body and the technology used to complete a mission. If you've ever wondered what it's like to sleep, eat, shower and use the toilet in space, Astronaut gives you the opportunity to find out. This event will be at the Origen Museum and will be open daily from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Admission is FREE to members or with a paid General Admission ticket.

August 1 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Milwaukee Brewers Triple-A affiliate)at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 1 - 6 - Hot August Nights is to return to the Reno/Sparks area. This event is open to all 1976 and older classic cars pickup trucks and emergency vehicles. There will be a car show, vendors, drag races, concerts, cruises, poker run, poker walk, and a parade. In 2013, over $100,000 was awarded in prizes for Best of Show and Ultimate Best of Show. This up-and-coming event sounds like a great time for car enthusiasts, but you'll have to plan accordingly since it's not in the Las Vegas Area and is about 7 hours (450 Miles +/-).

August 2 - 6 - Creation Entertainment presents the 16th annual Star Trek Convention at the Rio hotel. The event will feature many Star Trek celebrities (at the 2014 convention, there were over 100) including William Shatner for the first time, at the main stage theater. There will also be Star Trek fan panels, programming that focuses on Star Trek science, auctions and trivia competitions. A large vendor room will feature all the collectibles you're looking for and celebrity booths where you'll have a chance to meet some of your favorite character actors.

August 3 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Los Angeles Dodgers Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

August 4 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Los Angeles Dodgers Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

August 5 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Los Angeles Dodgers Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 6 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Los Angeles Dodgers Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 7 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

August 8 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 9 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 10 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

August 10 - 19 - American Poolplayers Association will hold their National Team Championships in our favorite city. The event will be held at the Westgate Hotel (formerly the LVH and Hilton) and is billed as the world's largest amateur pool tournament. There will be Open 8 & 9-Ball, Ladies 8-Ball, Jack & Jill Championship, and the Masters Championship.

August 18 - 20 - Psycho Las Vegas comes to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino starting at 11:00 A.M. on Friday and ending at 11:00 P.M. on Sunday. The show just added 35 more bands to the already amazing list, and they promise more to come. Read a good article on Psycho Las Vegas HERE. Keep checking back on their page as the full list is supposed to be updated in January, 2017.  Tickets are sold for all three days and these prices DO NOT include fees and taxes: $99.00/$199.00/$249.00/$$499.00

August 19 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Salt Lake City Bees (Los Angeles Angels Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Hat Giveaway to the first 2,500 fans through the gate only.

August 20 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Salt Lake City Bees (Los Angeles Angels Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 21 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Salt Lake City Bees (Los Angeles Angels Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

August 22 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Salt Lake City Bees (Los Angeles Angels Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 24 - September 4 (PD) - The World Series of Poker should be returning to Planet Hollywood for the start of the 2017 - 2018 season. Keep checking their website for updates and we'll post them as we find them. The second leg coming to Vegas should also return to Bally's in January - February.

August 24 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: $1 Budweiser Dollar Beer Nights (Proper ID and wristbands are required).

August 25 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

August 25 -27 (PD) - The Fantasy Sports Combine should return to the Wynn Las Vegas (The date is firm, the location has not been named.). This is the ultimate conference for serious fantasy sports enthusiasts. They've gathered an elite collection of fantasy experts to help you gain an edge in your daily, weekly, and season long leagues. You'll learn from Super Bowl winning coaches, legendary general managers, pro athletes and sports media personalities. Tickets last year were $895.00 (General Manager Experience) until April 1, when they go up to $995.00. Sign up 4 friends and get a FREE General Manager Experience.

August 26 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 27 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Reno Aces (Arizona Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

August 27 - September 4 - Burning Man returns to the Black Rock Desert where you'll find a community dedicated to art, self-expression, and self-reliance. The interesting thing about Burning Man is that you'll have almost 50,000 people show up for this colorful event, and when it's over, no trace will be left behind that they were there. Take a read about Burning Man HERE.

September, 2017

September 1 - Labor Day in Las Vegas. There will be much to do this day. Concerts, pool parties, food. You'll need to plan your day to take it all in.

September 1 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fireworks

September 1 - 4 - Catch the last days of this year's Burning Man in the Black Rock Desert where you'll find a community dedicated to art, self-expression, and self-reliance. The interesting thing about Burning Man is that you'll have almost 50,000 people show up for this colorful event, and when it's over, no trace will be left behind that they were there. Take a read about Burning Man HERE.

September 1 - 17 - Astronaut comes to Springs Preserve. This science exhibit uses hands-on and full-body displays to investigate the reality of what
it takes to be a space explorer. There will be 26 exhibits to show the physical and psychological effects of living in microgravity on the human body and the technology used to complete a mission. If you've ever wondered what it's like to sleep, eat, shower and use the toilet in space, Astronaut gives you the opportunity to find out. This event will be at the Origen Museum and will be open daily from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Admission is FREE to members or with a paid General Admission ticket.

September 2 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field. Promo Night: Fan Appreciation Night.

September 2 - New Vista Wine Walks return for 2017 at Town Square Las Vegas (6605 Las Vegas Blvd South). Stop by over 20 tasting stations that will feature an eclectic mix of wine varietals and even some specialty cocktails, sake, or craft beer. Enjoy live music, entertainment, great food, and shopping options at this beautiful location. One Hundred Percent (100%) of the proceeds go to benefit New Vista, a local charity of over 30 years whose mission is to serve and support the intellectually challenged of all ages. Tickets are $30.00/$35.00 You must be 21+ years old to participate.

September 3 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners Triple-A affiliate) at 7:05 P.M. at Cashman Field

September 4 - Las Vegas 51s take on the Tacoma Rainiers (Seattle Mariners Triple-A affiliate) at 12:05 P.M. at Cashman Field for the Season Finale. Promo Night: Smith's Value Menu Monday-Discounted food items on tonight's menu.

September 7 - 10 - Big Blues Bender returns to Las Vegas and will be at the Plaza Hotel & Casino in beautiful downtown Las Vegas. We can't say what the
2017 event will be like, but in 2016 it was held in four different locations in the hotel, starting around 10:00 A.M. and finishing up as late as 2:00 A.M.
the next morning. This looks like a great event for Blues fans.

September 9- 10 - Ho'olaule'a Pacific Islands Festival should return to the Henderson Events Plaza (200 S. Water St.) in nearby Henderson. You can expect two stages of live entertainment, Sunday car show, boutique booths, an indoor career/business/health fair, crafts, art displays, and workshops. There will be outdoor activities, food, drink, and games. Complimentary admission both days. The event will be begin at 10:00 A.M. both days and end at 8:00 P.M. on Saturday and 6:00 P.M. on Sunday.

September 12 - 16 - The best Mexican Independence Day celebrations this side of the Rio Grande will take place in our favorite city. You will find Mexican cuisine, music concerts, comedians, and Mariachi bands. Find a great listing of events HERE.

September 12 - 17 (PD) - San Gennaro Feast, returns, but to a new address: 628 West Craig Road (MAP). The feast and the celebration of the Saint Gennaro. The best Italian food and entertainment this side of Naples will be available for these four days. They'll have ethnic foods, rides, and national acts every hour on the main stage. General Admission is $9.00, and $8.00 for Seniors (65+) and Military. Children under 54" are FREE. Ride tickets are purchased on site. Really nice, new website!

September 15 - 16 - Joe Weider's Olympia Fitness & Performance Weekend returns to the Orleans Casino's Arena. This event is sanctioned by the International Federation of Bodybuilders Professional League (IFBB Pro League). Each night will have its own special events. Each night begins at 7:00 P.M. with Thursday night being "Meet the Olympians", Friday night is Mr. Olympia judging, Fitness, Bikini, and Ms. Olympia Finals and Saturday night is Figure, 212 Showdown & Mr. Olympia Finals. If you enjoy professional bodybuilding, this prestigious event is for you. Tickets in 2015 were $72.00/$88.00/$110.00/$132.00/$154.00/$176.00

September 15 - 17 - The Las Vegas Greek Food Festival returns and will be held at St. John Greek Orthodox Church (5300 S. El Camino Road). Admission is only $6.00 (2016 Price, price not listed at the time of this posting), and there is free parking and shuttle buses, along with valet parking at the Festival Site (No parking on the neighborhood streets). There will be food, drinks, sweets, Greek bands, dancing, and a kids area. You can even tour the Church while you're there. For more up-to-date info, check their FACEBOOK page.
Hours for the Festival are:   
Friday 3:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Saturday Noon - 11:00 P.M.
Sunday Noon - 10:00 P.M.

September 15 - 16 (PD) - The Seventh Annual Fall Beer Fest at Golden Nugget should return. Last year's event featured 125 craft beers from 30 breweries, with over 150 beers from all over the world for sale. Click HERE for more information.

September 20 - The biggest cyclocross race in America: CrossVegas returns to the Desert Breeze Soccer Complex (2016's location, should return there-but check the website to be sure), just minutes from the Strip. This event attracts an increasingly elite field of U.S. and foreign racers as well as over 10,000 spectators. If you're a fan of competitive cycling, this is an event you'll enjoy

September 21 - 24 - 17th Annual Super Run Classic Car Show presented by the Las Vegas Cruisin' Association should return to nearby Henderson. The event will be held at the Henderson Events Plaza, 200 South Water Street and the event is FREE to spectators, but there is a fee to enter your vehicle in the show. The show is open to all years, makes, and models of classic vehicles: Cars, Trucks, Motorcycles, and Special Interest Vehicles including Vintage, Classics, Street, Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, Street Rods, Companion Vehicles and Customs. Car participants will receive a goodie bag.

September 22 - 23 (PD) - I Heart Radio Music Festival. This was a HUGE music event, hosted at MGM Grand, and it should return in 2017. An article HERE talks about the MGM Resorts village on September 19.

September 22 - 24 - The Life is Beautiful Festival should return to Downtown. LIB is a three-day music, food and arts festival that plans to attract thousands of locals and tourists to the downtown area.

September 22 - 24 - CK Shows Coin and Currency shows return and should return to the Westgate Resort near the Strip (Location NOT officially announced yet). (MAP). If you are a numismatist and want to visit a Vegas-sized show, here you are! You'll find vendors, clubs, seminars and more. Ticket price in 2016 was $3.00, but you can usually find a coupon for free admission on the site. The Westgate also offered a special event room rate you can find on the main event website, so check that out. Hours in 2016 were Friday - Saturday 10:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M. and Sunday from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

September 23 - The Asian Heritage Celebration returns to Springs Preserve (MAP). You can enjoy music, dance, costumes, food, entertainment and activities of the Far East during this annual celebration. The event will be 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. and admission is $5.00 for adults, $3 for children 3 - 12, and FREE for
children 2 and under.

September 23 - New Vista Wine Walks comes to Downtown Summerlin (1980 Festival Plaza Drive). Stop by over 20 tasting stations that will feature an eclectic mix of wine varietals and even some specialty cocktails, sake, or craft beer. Enjoy live music, entertainment, great food, and shopping options at this beautiful location. One Hundred Percent (100%) of the proceeds go to benefit New Vista, a local charity of over 30 years whose mission is to serve and support the intellectually challenged of all ages. Tickets are $30.00/$35.00 You must be 21+ years old to participate.

September 25 - 30 - The World Series of Comedy returns to Las Vegas at the Tuscany Casino. So far, just the dates and location are on the website (along
with information on the satellite sites that are providing talent for the big show in Vegas). Keep checking their sites for times and ticket prices. Also,
the Tuscany is offereing a special deal to folks that want get a room there. Just click HERE to see it.

September 29 - October 1 - Route 91 Harvest Music Festival returns to our favorite city. In 2016, the lineup featured (among others) Toby Keith, Billy
Currington, Brad Paisley, and Martina Mcbride. In 2016, 3-Day Festival Passes were $210/$359/$599/$750. Route 91 will take place in the festival village
across from Luxor (MAP) and starts around 3:00 P.M. each day.

September 30 - Grapes & Hops Festival at Springs Preserve (MAP). Sample fine wines, a unique selection of beers and food from some of Las Vegas' finest restaurants-while helping to raise money for a good cause (Par for The Cure) dedicated to raising funds for breast cancer research. This even will go from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. and you must be 21 and over to attend. Ticket prices will be announced closer to the event.

October, 2017

October - Hockey comes to Vegas with the start of the 2017 - 2018 NHL season!

October 1 - 31 - Oktoberfest in Las Vegas. There will be many events happening all around our favorite city. The Hofbrauhaus keg tapping, the month-long OktoberFrightFest on Fremont Street, just to name a few. Keep checking back with us as we'll add events as fast as we can find out about them. 

October 2 - 31 (PD) - Fright Dome at Circus Circus should return again. With 250,000 square feet, 6 Haunted Houses, 4 Scare Zones, 25 Rides and Attractions, Live Shows Nightly, this is the place to be.

October 5 - 8 - Las Vegas Bike Fest is back on Fremont East in the heart of downtown Las Vegas! The best way to describe this event is to let their webpage say it all. "This is one crazy-long weekend of hard-core rockin’ good times – live concerts, nonstop partying, big money Poker Runs, cool bikes and hot contests – one unforgettable, talk–about-all-year bash that only Las Vegas can deliver.  And only Sin City can handle!" This event has been a great time for bike enthusiasts, this year will not disappoint. Uncle Kracker will be performing live Saturday night. There will be 3 (Three!) Motorcycle Giveaways, $5,000 in Shopping Spree Giveaways, Bike Shows, Artistry in Iron, Master Builders Championship, Las Vegas Motorcycle Hall of Fame, Contests and a huge vendor area to pick up your favorite motorcycle accessories, parts and swag. Don't miss this.

October 5 - 8 (PD) - Great American Foodie Fest returns to our favorite city and to a new location Sunset Station (1301 W. Sunset Road in Henderson). You'll find
over 50 of the nation's best food trucks and specialty food vendors to make your culinary day! Also, you'll find carnival rides, cooking demonstrations, a
beer garden and a live DJ. What a great day. Tickets are $8.00 presale (4 Day Pass w/unlimited reentry) or $10.00 at the gate (4 Day Pass w/unlimited reentry).
Hours: Thursday - 5:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Friday - 5:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Saturday - Noon - 11:00 P.M.
Sunday - Noon - 10:00 P.M.

October 6 & 7 - RiSE Lantern Festival at the Mojave should return to the Moapa River Reservation off exit 75, 32 miles NE of Las Vegas. This event is unique in that it promotes sustainability, with 100% biodegradable lanterns, and meaningfulness as you inscribe your lantern with a message that means the most to you before releasing it into the sky. The video on the home page is stunning. Tickets for adults are $89-$109 and children 3-10 are $59-$69 with an accompanying adult. Parking is available for $25/vehicle and shuttles will leave from Paris Las Vegas and are $39 per person. Shuttles will run to the venue from 3:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. and return trips will begin at 8:30 P.M. (with the last shuttle leaving at 11:00 P.M.).

October 6 - 8 (PD) - The 10th annual Lebanese American Festival, should return and be hosted by St. Sharbel Maronite Catholic Church, will be held at 10325 Rancho Destino Rd. (MAP) Friday from 4:00 P.M.-11:00 P.M., Saturday from 2:00 P.M.-11:00 P.M. and Sunday from Noon-8:00 P.M. There will be vendors, music, feed, carnival rides, folklore dance performances and a beer & wine bar. Admission is only $3 while children 10 & under and Active Duty Military (With ID) and their immediate family are Free.

October 7 (PD) - Aki Matsuri Japanese Culture and Food Festival should return to nearby Henderson at their Events Plaza Amphitheater (200 S. Water Street in Henderson). Last year's festival lasted from Noon to 8:00 P.M. You'll find Japanese culture and food, entertainment, Bon Odori: Sangha Buddhist and much more. Keep checking back, or click the link for updates. All this and FREE parking and FREE admission.

October 7 - New Vista Wine Walks final event for 2017 at Town Square Las Vegas (6605 Las Vegas Blvd South). Stop by over 20 tasting stations that will feature an eclectic mix of wine varietals and even some specialty cocktails, sake, or craft beer. Enjoy live music, entertainment, great food, and shopping options at this beautiful location. One Hundred Percent (100%) of the proceeds go to benefit New Vista, a local charity of over 30 years whose mission is to serve and support the intellectually challenged of all ages. Tickets are $30.00/$35.00 You must be 21+ years old to participate.

October 7 - 8 - The 55th Annual Art in the Park in Boulder City will take place. For a city of just over 17,000, this event will draw over 100,000 visitors to Boulder City. You'll find over 300 artists representing Fine Art, Fine Craft, and Traditional Artists. There will be over 25 unique food, beverage, and "adult" beverage vendors. You'll also find live demonstrations, live music, children's activities and raffle giveaways (each of the participating artists will donate a minimum of one piece of artwork for the fundraising raffle, along with some local Chamber of Commerce members). This event is the largest fundraiser for Boulder City Hospital Foundation, and not far from Hoover Dam. Limited free parking is available throughout Boulder City, and special off-site parking is available for $10 (with free shuttle transportation service from the off-site lot). Boulder City is about a 30 minute drive from Las Vegas, find a map HERE.

October 13 - 14 (PD) - The 11th annual Las Vegas Culture Festival should return to the Fremont Street Experience from 11:00 A.M. to Midnight with FREE admission. The LVCF celebrates the cultural diversity that is Las Vegas. You'll find food, music, and vendors celebrating the rich variety of cultures in Las Vegas. Find updates on their Facebook page HERE.

October 13 - 15 - Haunted Harvest at Springs Preserve. (MAP) The yearly family-friendly event featuring a haunted hay maze, ghost stories, trick or treat stations,
carnival games, a petting zoo, crafts, family bingo, live entertainment and much more returns. For an additional $3 (members)/$5 (non-members) you can take
a "Haunted" train ride down the Preserve trails. This event is from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. and ticket prices will be announced closer to the event.

October 13 - 15 (PD) - Vegas Internet Mafia Family Picnic returns. Featuring movers and shakers in the Las Vegas podcasting, blogs, and entertainment industries.

October 14 - Tater Tots and Beer Festival arrives in Vegas for the 2nd year. Location/ticket pricing is in the works, but this is the chance to sample good beers (no ciders, however) and tater tot creations for a guilty dining pleasure. There will also be live music to keep you entertained. Ticket prices include all the beer
you can legally drink and Tater Tot Sampling (usually in 3.25-4 oz portions). Designate Driver tickets include Tater Tot Sampling and Soda/Water Stations.
There are also VIP tickets available. Festival sessions will run for three hours with limited capacity for each session, so get your tickets early to make
sure you get the session you want. Their FAQ page is HERE.

October 14 - Monster Energy Cup returns to Sam Boyd Stadium where the world's top Supercross riders compete in three 10-lap events. If one rider wins all
three main events, that rider takes home $1 Million. This will be a great event and ticket prices are affordable at $40.00/$50.00/$60.00/$65.00/$75.00/
$80.00/$90.00/$100.00

October 14 - The 9th Annual Rose Regatta Dragon Boat Race and Festival returns to Lake Las Vegas raising money for breast cancer support services in Southern Nevada. The goal is to raise $100,000 supporting the R.E.D. Rose Program at Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican and they are well on their way. This will be a good time, so go out and support this worthy cause.

October 15 - LVPD hosts the Las Vegas Police K-9 Trials at the Orleans Arena. Sponsored by Friends for Las Vegas Police K-9's, the event will begin at 8:00 A.M. and has FREE Admission.

October 19 - 21 - Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction returns to the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Come see the biggest and best collector car auction. Last year, GM and Ford had a test track in the (large) parking lot of the Convention Center and you could test drive a car and then take a"hot lap" with a professional driver and HOLD ON (hopefully you didn't eat before riding - it was quite a ride). Bring your good walking shoes and a camera. This is a great event to attend for the car enthusiast.
Ticket Prices in previous years were: Thursday/Friday/Saturday/3-Day Pass w/Advance Purchase. Add $5.00-$15.00 to purchase at the Gate.
Child (6-12) $10.00/$10.00/$15.00/$30.00
Senior (55+), Military, Student $15.00/$15.00/$20.00/$45.00
Adult $20.00/$20.00/$25.00/$55.00

October 20 - 22 - Haunted Harvest at Springs Preserve. (MAP) The yearly family-friendly event featuring a haunted hay maze, ghost stories, trick or treat stations,
carnival games, a petting zoo, crafts, family bingo, live entertainment and much more returns. For an additional $3 (members)/$5 (non-members) you can take
a "Haunted" train ride down the Preserve trails. This event is from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. and ticket prices will be announced closer to the event.

October 20 - 22 (PD) - Las Vegas Pride will hold their annual parade and festival. This year's host hotels are Luxor and Alexis Park.

October 21 (PD) - Downtown Brew Festival should return to the Clark County Amphitheater (500 S. Grand Central Parkway) (MAP) returns. After being sold out last year, this is an event you want to attend if you love your beer. You'll find over 150 craft beers from over 50 breweries, live entertainment, music, and food trucks. You must be 21 or over to attend the event and they do require a valid photo ID. Ticket Pricing in the past was: $35 Presale, $45 at the door (6:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.) - Early Entry Pricing is $45 Presale, $55 at the door (5:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.) and the VIP Pavilion is $65 Presale, $75 at the door (5:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.) There is also the standard Motley Brew Designated Driver ticket for $20 with free water available for all Designated Drivers. Tickets for this year's Festival go on sale in June.

October 26 - 29 - NHRA Toyota Nationals (part of the Mello Yello Drag Racing Series) should return to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Come see the Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle races. There's a lot at stake, don't miss the action. Single day admissions are $37.00/$47.00/$57.00 and
$58.00/$68.00/$78.00 (depending on the day of the week you choose) and 4-Day Weekend Packages are $128.00/$148.00 (Adults - Check the site for Child and
Junior Pricing).

October 27 - 29 - Haunted Harvest at Springs Preserve. (MAP) The yearly family-friendly event featuring a haunted hay maze, ghost stories, trick or treat stations,
carnival games, a petting zoo, crafts, family bingo, live entertainment and much more returns. For an additional $3 (members)/$5 (non-members) you can take
a "Haunted" train ride down the Preserve trails. This event is from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. and ticket prices will be announced closer to the event.

October 28 (PD) - The Neon Museum should celebrate its fifth birthday (and Nevada Day) with The Annual Boneyard Bash. This event will have a gaggle of sideshow oddities such as stilt walkers, jugglers, midway games, tarot card readers and (last year) an appearance by the cast of Evil Dead - The Musical. Last year you could find food trucks, FREE beer, wine and cocktails (while supplies last), a cash bar, food vendors and birthday cupcakes supplied by Freed's Bakery (our favorite Bakery).

October 28 - The Fetish & Fantasy Halloween Ball should returns (in the past, it was to Hard Rock Hotel's The Joint - but is currently TBA) at 10:00 P.M. and doesn't stop until 4:00 A.M. This yearly costume event is sinfully good. Tickets were $76.75 (last year, keep checking for updated pricing). See their website HERE, NSFW (You must be 18 to view).

October 28 - New Vista Wine Walks has its last event in Downtown Summerlin (1980 Festival Plaza Drive). Stop by over 20 tasting stations that will feature an eclectic mix of wine varietals and even some specialty cocktails, sake, or craft beer. Enjoy live music, entertainment, great food, and shopping options at this beautiful location. One Hundred Percent (100%) of the proceeds go to benefit New Vista, a local charity of over 30 years whose mission is to serve and support the intellectually challenged of all ages. Tickets are $30.00/$35.00 You must be 21+ years old to participate.

October 28 - 29 - Tough Mudder returns to Lake Las Vegas (about 45 minutes outside of Vegas) (MAP) and is an event you will brag about finishing. This is not a race, but a challenge to be conquered. A 10 - 12 mile course designed to test all-around strength, stamina, teamwork, and mental grit.. You'll find a diverse group of obstacles that could include water, fire, balancing, pyramids, tunnels, walls, trench, and more. Check out the registration page. The events charity is the Wounded Warrior Project.

October 31 - The DUB Show returns to the Las Vegas at the Convention Center (3150 Paradise Road). See hundreds of the best show cars and custom cars and trucks. Check out the wildest accessory exhibits from wheels, apparel, video games and dozens of vendor booths. There might also be a few artists and entertainers who'll show up and possibly sign an autograph or pose for a picture. Be sure and check out the Monster Lounge where you can meet the Monster girls and sample some special free Monster Energy drink. Ticket prices will be announced soon.

November, 2017

November 1 - 4 - The DUB Show returns to the Las Vegas at the Convention Center (3150 Paradise Road). See hundreds of the best show cars and custom cars and trucks. Check out the wildest accessory exhibits from wheels, apparel, video games and dozens of vendor booths. There might also be a few artists and entertainers who'll show up and possibly sign an autograph or pose for a picture. Be sure and check out the Monster Lounge where you can meet the Monster girls and sample some special free Monster Energy drink. Ticket prices will be announced soon.

November 1 - 5 - The PBR World Finals buck their way into the new Las Vegas Arena for the richest bull riding event in the world. Attended by over 70,000 people in 2012, get your tickets early. They will feature spin-off events such as the PBR Fan Zone, a Kick-Off Party at the Fremont Street Experience, Rider Meet and Greets, Legends Reunions and event After Parties. The events kick off at 6:00 P.M. each night except Sunday, when they begin at 1:00 P.M. Tickets for the 5 Day Series Event are $196.20/$277.95/$468.70/$545.00/$686.70/$1,367.95

November 2 - 5 - Shriners Hospital for Children Open (FedEx Cup) at TPC Summerlin. Last year, the event became part of the FedEx Cup Playoffs with a purse of $6 Million, an increase of $1.5 Million. If you want to play in the Pro-Am, get the information HERE. This year they have added a Fan Experience area. Check it out HERE. In 2016, the champion was Rod Pampling, who will reign in 2017?

November 2 - 3 (PD) - The Red Bull Global Rallycross should be in Las Vegas for the sixth straight year, this year it should return to its new home:The Linq. This should be a great event for fans of motorsports. Who will win this year? GRC vehicles start their life as production vehicles, but with racing spec improvements brings 600 horsepower, 0-60 miles per hour in 1.9 seconds and they're built to withstand 70 foot jumps. All this and no electronic traction aids. Read more about GRC HERE. Ford, Dodge, and Subaru are the Official Manufacturing Partners. Last year, Tickets for two days started at $55.00 ($25.00 for Juniors - Children aged 6 - 12), but single day tickets are available also for $29.00 - $39.00 (plus fees and taxes, of course). Keep checking the linked page, the race dates have been known to change frequently.

November 3 - 5 - Dia de Muertos will be celebrated at Springs Preserve (MAP). The 3,000 year-old Hispanic celebration honoring loved ones is full of joy and tradition. The event runs from 4:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. and ticket prices will be announced closer to the event, but in the past were $10.00 for adults and $6.00 for children (save $1/ticket if you buy your ticket online in advance).

November 4 (PD) - The NPC Las Vegas Classic Bodybuilding Competition. You'll have the Men's Division (Physique, Masters, Novice and Teen) and Women's Division (Bikini, Figure, Fitness, Physique, and Overall) Competing. The event will be held at the Cashman Center Theater (get directions HERE) (850 North Las Vega Blvd) and the Contest Hotel is The D on Fremont Street.

November 4 (PD) - The 14th Annual Subie Invasion, presented by Zenkai Motorsports and Subaru of Las Vegas returns to a new address: 4288 Polaris Ave (First Lap Indoor Kart Racing) (MAP). Subaru owners, fans, and tuners are attending to take in good food, fun, and festivities celebrating all-things Subaru. They will also have some SEMA show cars, vendors, and raffles.

November 4 - Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival returns to the Clark County Library (1401 E. Flamingo Road - about a mile-and-a-half from the strip). There have been publishers, vendors, film screenings, panels, special guests, and more at previous events. Over 3,500 guests attended last years event, so be sure and come early. The event will be from 9:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. and admission is always FREE!

November 11 - 12 - Rock 'n Roll Marathon returns to the strip and benefits the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America. The race will begin at 4:30 P.M. Online Registration is open at the site link above. Course information, starting line, course map, and other important information can be found HERE.

November 10 - 12 (PD) - Cigar Aficionado returns for its 22nd annual Big Smoke in Las Vegas at The Mirage. Last year, tickets were $625.00 for the weekend event and $325.00 for just the evening events of the weekend (add $50.00 to both for VIP entry). You will receive an e-ticket after purchase.

November 10 - January 6(PD) - Away from home for the holidays? Then get by Glittering Lights at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. They boast having 2.5 MILES of Christmas lights and displays, and over 1 million people had seen the displays in the 12 years they've been in operation. Admission is only $20/vehicle with special discounts if you make a clothing donation to Goodwill. They will be open Sunday - Thursday 5:30 P.M.- 9:00 P.M. and Friday - Saturday from 5:30 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

November 11 (PD) - Sunset Park'd Food Truck Festival presented by the Clark County Parks and Recreation Department, should return for its fifth year. This is a FREE event and features over 30 Food Trucks, Live Music, and activities for both Children and Adults. The event will be from 12:00 - 8:00 P.M. at Sunset Park (2601 East Sunrise - MAP). This year it will also include the Brew's Best Beer Festival. Tickets for Brew's Best are $30.00/$45.00

November 11 (PD) - Lee's Discount Liquor 15th annual Wine Experience should return to the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV. Tickets, in 2016, were $60 in advance and $70 at the door. The event will feature over 1,000 great wines from France, Italy, Spain, Chile, Argentina, and the U.S. You will also be able to enjoy a tasting of vodka, tequila, rum, whiskey, liqueurs and beer. There will also be a silent auction with proceeds going to Lee's Helping Hand which assists Las Vegas Charities.

November 15 - The Mob Museum usually offers free admission to Nevada Residents while it celebrates Kefauver Day. Kefauver Day celebrates the anniversary of the Kefauver Committee hearings which investigated organize crime in interstate commerce and took place in the Mob Museum building on November 15, 1950. If you're not a Nevada Resident, tickets are buy one - get one. Clear pricing was not available on their site, but tickets are not expensive.

November 16 (PD) - The 18th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards will return to Las Vegas and to the MGM Grand Garden Arena. This will showcase some of the greatest talent Latin music.

November 18 - 20 - Sabakon (Formally Known As Anime Day Vegas) will be held at the Tuscany Suites and Casino. This event is held so that Anime lovers of Las Vegas can spend time together while waiting for the bigger Anime conventions in the fall season.This year, they're coming out for a fall event. There will be exhibitors, artists, panels, games, guests, bands, video game tournaments, music and much more. You can save a little by registering early over Day-Of Registration. See all the registration information HERE. Children 6 and younger may attend for free.

November 25 - January 2 - The Boulevard Pool at Cosmopolitan will be transformed into an ice skating rink again. You'll enjoy the brisk temperatures, fire pits, s'mores, warm cocktails, and ice skating with family and friends. Returning this year is the addition of Snow Days featuring snow showers every 30 minutes at the rink. Snow Days are Friday - Sunday from 7:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. (November 25 - December 18) and Tuesday - Sunday 7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. (December 19 - January 2). Tickets are $15.00 for All Day Access, $10.00 All Day Access for Local Residents (Monday - Thursday), $5.00 Skate Rental Fee, $10.00 Skating Aid Rental Fee. Note: Children 17 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult that is 21 years or older. The Rink is open Monday - Friday from 2:00 P.M. to Midnight, Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 P.M. to Midnight. Holiday Hours are December 19 - January 1 with hours from 12:00 P.M. to Midnight.

November 23 (PD) - BBSC Running Events presents the Las Vegas Turkey Trot - Six Tunnels to Hoover Dam.
Now this sounds like an interesting event. This run is out and back on old railroad track removed long ago and now part of the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy and the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. The course doesn't have steep climbs, but there is an approximate 3% grade from when they were hauling supplies to Hoover Dam during the early '30s. The entire elevation gain is only 392 feet. The course passes through six tunnels in each direction.There are three events for the day: A 12K run starting at 8:00 A.M., a 5K Run/Walk starting at 8:05 A.M., and a 1 Mile Stroll starting at 8:10 A.M. You must pre-register for this event, there is NO race day registration. The Hoover Dam Lodge giving a special rate for runners. Call 800-245-6380and you must mention Turkey Trot to get the good rate.

November 23 - 24 (PD) - The Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational for college basketball should return to the Orleans Arena starting at 12:00 P.M. both days. This season's field includes:University of California, West Virginia University, San Diego State University, University of Richmond, East Carolina University, Sam Houston State University, University of Arkansas Little Rock, Bethune-Cook University and Stetson University.Tickets are only sold as a 2-Day package only and the participating teams are TBA and are $47.00/$67.00/$127.00/$157.00

November 24 - 26 (PD) - Motor Trend International Auto Show should return to the Las Vegas Convention Center. Friday, Saturday & Sunday hours are 9:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. Tickets are $10 with children 12 and under FREE (with a paid adult). There are not many other details at this posting, just click the link to see what's been updated.

November 25 - January 1 (PD) - "December to Remember" should return to the Boneyard of The Neon Museum. Their collection of more than 200 vintage neon signs will be illuminated with a special, holiday-inspired palette of lights - red, green, gold, blue, and white. All visitors of the Neon Boneyard taking a night tour will be able to experience this seasonal presentation. Ticket prices for night tours are $25 for general admission; seniors, students, active military,
veterans and Nevada residents are $22 (valid Nevada ID required for each discounted ticket: must show current ID upon arrival).

November 27 - December 1 (PD) - For the 9th year, we're looking for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion's Week to return to Vegas. A week long celebration of the 2016 NASCAR Series Champion and the top 12 drivers. Some of the events featured will be a Pit Stop Tour, Las Vegas Motor Speedway FanFest on Fremont Street, NASCAR Awards Banquet and a driver Q&A. Keep checking back as we'll update the events as we find out about them.

December, 2017

December (All Month) (PD) -  Away from home for the holidays? Then get by Glittering Lights at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Enjoy the 2.5 MILES of Christmas lights and displays, that over 1 million people have seen the displays in the 13 years they've been in operation. Admission is only $20/vehicle w/special discounts if you make a clothing donation to Goodwill. See the website for which days/discounts are available. The hours of operation are Sunday - Thursday 5:30 P.M.- 9:00 P.M. and Friday - Saturday from 5:30 P.M. - 10:00 P.M.

December (All Month) (PD) - The annual"December to Remember" should return to the Boneyard of The Neon Museum. Their collection of more than 200 vintage neon signs will be illuminated with a special, holiday-inspired palette of lights - red, green, gold, blue, and white. All visitors of the Neon Boneyard taking a night tour will be able to experience this seasonal presentation. Ticket prices for night tours have been $25 for general admission; seniors, students, active military, veterans and Nevada residents are $22 (valid Nevada ID required for each discounted ticket: must show current ID upon arrival).

December (All Month) (PD) - The Boulevard Pool at Cosmopolitan will be transformed into an ice skating rink again. You'll enjoy the brisk temperatures, fire pits, s'mores, warm cocktails, and ice skating with family and friends. Returning this year is the addition of Snow Days featuring snow showers every 30 minutes at the rink. Snow Days are Friday - Sunday from 7:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. (November 25 - December 18) and Tuesday - Sunday 7:00 P.M. - 11:00 P.M. (December 19 - January 2). Tickets are $15.00 for All Day Access, $10.00 All Day Access for Local Residents (Monday - Thursday), $5.00 Skate Rental Fee, $10.00 Skating Aid Rental Fee. Note: Children 17 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult that is 21 years or older. The Rink is open Monday - Friday from 2:00 P.M. to Midnight, Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 P.M. to Midnight. Holiday Hours are December 19 - January 1 with hours from 12:00 P.M. to Midnight.

December 2 (PD) - The 6th annual "Suite Holidays Tour & Tasting" should be held and presented by Junior Achievement. In the past, the most exclusive suites of Aria, Bellagio, MGM Grand, Vdara, and Mandarin Oriental (more to be announced soon) granted access to their rarely-seen luxury accommodations. Each resort will offer in-suite signature cocktails and delicious bites from hor d'oeuvres to dessert. More information will be coming. Individual tickets purchased before November 1 are $175.00, after that, individual tickets are $200.00

December 2 (PD) - The 12th annual Las Vegas Great Santa Run benefiting Opportunity Village takes place in Downtown Las Vegas. Choose from a 5K run or a one-mile walk. For your $30 registration fee you'll get a five-piece Santa suit, a runner goody bag and a commemorative medal from the event sponsors. Bring a canine companion for $10 more and receive a doggie bag full of treats. Shape Magazine named this run one of the Top 10 Costume Runs in the world last year. The event had 8,000 Santas last year, but is looking for 10,000 this year. The event schedule is HERE.

December 7 - 16 - Wrangler National Finals Rodeo has been around since 1985 and will return again this year to the Thomas & Mack Center. The NFR had record attendance in 2014 of 177,565 fans and they look to do even better this year. Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association World Standings determine qualifications to compete in bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, barrel racing and bull riding.

December 7 - 16 - The 13th anniversary of the Roper Cowboy Marketplace should take place at Las Vegas Convention Center South Halls during the National Finals Rodeo. Hundreds of Western Lifestyle Exhibitors in one place. You'll find boots, buckets, hats, jewelry, and western wear. Admission to the exhibit is FREE. Hours are 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. There will be hundreds of exhibitors to see some great products. You'll also see some live demonstrations, free entertainment, and meet your favorite NFR superstars.

December 7 - 17 - The 22nd anniversary of the Stetson Country Christmas at the Pavilions at World Market Center (203 W. Symphony Park Ave - Downtown) (MAP) returns. The show hours are 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. daily. Admission to the exhibit is FREE. There will be hundreds of exhibitors to see some great products. You'll also see some live demonstrations, free entertainment, and meet your favorite NFR superstars.

December 8 - 10 - CK Shows Coin and Currency shows return and should return to the Westgate Resort near the Strip (Location NOT officially announced yet). (MAP). If you are a numismatist and want to visit a Vegas-sized show, here you are! You'll find vendors, clubs, seminars and more. Ticket price in 2016 was $3.00, but you can usually find a coupon for free admission on the site. Westgate also offered a special event room rate you can find on the main event website, so check that out. Hours in 2016 were Friday - Saturday 10:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M. and Sunday from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

December 12 - Celebrate the birthday of Frank Sinatra. Leader of the Rat Pack, star of the original Ocean's 11 (1960) and all around cool cat.

December 31 -  Enjoy "America's Party", a New Year's Eve celebration like you'll never have again in your life. In 2013's NEY celebration there were more than 80,000 fireworks, set off from 7 roof-top firing locations (Aria, Caesars Palace, MGM Grand, Planet Hollywood, Stratosphere, TI, and the Venetian), lasting over 8 minutes. You have to be in Las Vegas at least once in your life for New Year's Eve.

2018

January, 2018

January 8 - Elvis was born in Tupelo, Mississippi and today would've been his 80th birthday. Why not spend the day celebrating the man that is synonymous with our favorite city! Go to Harrah's and catch a performance of Big Elvis (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 2:00 P.M., 3:00 P.M. and 5:00 P.M. in the Lounge). A good article on Elvis & Las Vegas can be found HERE. Want to go one step further? Why not get married at the Graceland Wedding Chapel and have Elvis officiate your wedding or vow renewal!

January 9 - 11 - National Field Archery Association should hold its Vegas Shoot at South Point Hotel & Casino. Known as the largest and most prestigious indoor archery tournament in the World, it attracts novice to Olympic archers from around the Globe and includes 3 intense days of no error competition. The Vegas Shoot offers the World's largest indoor purse with a projected payout in 2015 of nearly $200,000 in cash prizes. Attendance is expected to reach 3,000 archers and thousands more in spectators. You can find information on accommodations HERE.

January 9 - 12 - The International CES returns and attracts the "who's who" of tech and related industries. Held at the Las Vegas Convention Center with the Venetian as the sponsoring hotel in years past, hotels and rates are posted on the CES website under Registration>Hotel. CES features key products from categories such as automotive, electronics, audio, computer hardware and software, digital health and fitness, video, entertainment/content, content distribution, lifestyle electronics, connected home products, Internet-based multimedia services, digital imaging, emerging technology, electronic gaming, wireless and wireless devices, and telecommunications infrastructure...whew!

January 13 - 28 (PD) - The 16th Annual Las Vegas Jewish Film Festival will be held over three weekends at five locations. Tickets are free to educators and students, and everyone else pays only $10.00 each for tickets to any one film in the festival or a festival pass is available for $50.00. The films will be shown at The Adelson Educational Campus, South Point's Cinemark Century Theaters, the Palms Hotel's Brenden Theatres, Nevada State College and UNLV's Alpha Epsilon Pi House. Check the site for exact dates, films and times.

January 19 - 21 (PD) - The combination event: Las Vegas Antique Arms Show, International Sporting Arms Show, Invitational Knifemakers Show should return to the Westgate Resort & Casino. The company behind this show has been producing it for 52 years! If you're going to be around that long, you've got to be doing something right. A show for the collector or enthusiast you can probably find what you're looking for here. The show will be open Thursday from 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.,  Friday and Saturday from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and Sunday from 9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Daily admission is $15.00, or a 3-day pass is $35.00. The event information page is HERE.

January 19 - 21 (PD) - American Darts Organization Fleetwood Memorial Las Vegas Open should return to the Tuscany. With a purse of $30,000, get ranked and get in this tournament. A flyer for the event will be released soon. Tuscany Suites Hotel & Casino has been the host hotel in the past.

January 21 - 22 - Otakon Vegas returns to Las Vegas for its fifth event outside of Baltimore at Planet Hollywood. Planet Hollywood will offer Otakon visitors special rates and amenities as in the past, we just don't have any information on them yet. Otakon is one of North America's largest celebrations of anime and East Asian popular culture. The registration rates in 2017 were:
Online registration (Non-Members): $60 Weekend
Online registration (Otakorp Members): $39 Weekend
At the door: $65 Weekend / $45 Friday or Saturday/ $30 Sunday Only

January 24 - 27 - The 28th Annual Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction by Mecum Auctions returns to the South Point Exhibit Hall. This is one of the largest collection of antique & vintage motorcycles for sale in one place. In 2013, 88% of the motorcycles changed owners and total sales were over $6,000,000. There are some fantastic motorcycles represented here that you may not get a chance to see elsewhere. Right now, they say there will be over 1,000 motorcycles on the block.

January 24 - 27 - The Adult Entertainment Expo (AEE) return to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. "The Worlds Largest Adult Extravaganza" returns as a lead-in to the Adult Video News Awards on the 27th.. Tickets last year were: $80.00/$100.00/$120.00/$300.00/$450.00

January 25 - The 8th Annual Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction by Bonhams should return to Bally's on the Strip. In 2014, Bonhams sold $3.3 Million in historical motorcycles. There were some great machines that changed hands, come by and take a look.

January 25 - 28 (PD) - The 5th Annual Afro-Latin Festival should return to Harrah's Resort Casino. There will be three workshop rooms with all kinds of dance disciplines and three party rooms at night with Salsa, ChaChaCha, Bachata, Merengue, Kizomba, Semba and Kuduro. The Dance Party will go until 6:00 A.M. Their $50/night Double rate waives the resort fee, so check the website. All access tickets for the three day event ran $125.00 in 2017, but there is an early bird special for $89.00 if you act quickly.

January 26 - 28 - Frontline Gaming's Las Vegas Open returns, and comes to a new venue - Ballys. "The best three days in gaming that you Won't remember." A three day table top gaming convention that will feature social events along with Warhammer 40K, Warhammer Fantasy, Warmahoardes, and Heavy Gear events and tournaments. Registration can be found HERE.

January 27 - The Adult Video News (AVN) Awards will return to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's The Joint. If you're a bit prudish, this is not the event for you. Tickets in 2017 were $175.00/$300.00/$350.00/$500.00/$1,000.00/$2,500.00

January 31 - February 3 - The Safari Club International 46th Annual Convention takes place at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and will occupy over 650,000 square feet of exhibit space. Six continents will be under one roof and will give you the opportunity to book hunts, shop for the latest guns and hunting equipment and meet old and new friends who share your interest in hunting. There's quite a lot of big game hunting in this convention, more than you're likely to find anywhere else. There's also some big-name entertainment that shows up for this convention. You're sure to have a great time.

February, 2018

February 1 - 3 - The Safari Club International 46th Annual Convention continues at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and will occupy over 650,000 square feet of exhibit space. Six continents will be under one roof and will give you the opportunity to book hunts, shop for the latest guns and hunting equipment and meet old and new friends who share your interest in hunting. There's quite a lot of big game hunting in this convention, more than you're likely to find anywhere else. There's also some big-name entertainment that shows up for this convention. You're sure to have a great time.

February 4 - Super Bowl LII will be held at U.S. Bank Stadium, home of the Vikings, in Minneapolis, MN. Make your reservations to be in your favorite Las Vegas Sports Book for the time of your life. You'll never experience the excitement of a Super Bowl like being in Vegas (unless you can afford the tickets to be at the game).

February 7 - 10 (PD) - The 14th Annual Dam Short Film Festival takes place at the Boulder Theatre in nearby Boulder City, Nevada (30 Minutes away - Directions MAP). Their goal is to present the highest-quality short films for attending audiences to enjoy. 2015 Festival Tickets were an inexpensive $9.00 per program with each program containing between 4 and 8 films. Sounds like a good time.

February 9 - 11 - National Field Archery Association should hold its Vegas Shoot at South Point Hotel & Casino. Known as the largest and most prestigious indoor archery tournament in the World, it attracts novice to Olympic archers from around the Globe and includes 3 intense days of no error competition. The Vegas Shoot offers the World's largest indoor purse with a projected payout in 2015 of nearly $200,000 in cash prizes. Attendance is expected to reach 3,000 archers and thousands more in spectators. You can find information on accommodations HERE.

February 14 - 18 (PD) - Dreamhack Masters should return to the MGM Grand for esports fans from around the world who want to watch their favorite professional teams and players play on the biggest of stages. Teams compete for $450,000 in prize money with the winning team getting $200,000 and the title of DreamHack Masters Las Vegas Champions. This will start with 16 of the World's best CS:GO teams, but only one team will walk away with $200,000. Tickets are $30.00/$150.00/$300.00 with Student tickets available for $19.99 (With valid student ID).

February 16 - Come celebrate as Chinese New Year begins in Las Vegas! Come celebrate the Year of the Dog. 

February 22 - 25 - Creation Entertainment's Salute to Supernatural will be held at The Rio Hotel. This is their only convention that will take place over four days and stars Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki should return. Many other stars have appearances in the past: Misha Collins (Castiel), Richard Speight Jr. (Trickster), Jim Beaver (Bobby) and Mark Sheppard (Crowley) among others. Check their website for up-to-the-minute updates.

February 22 - 26 (PD) - High Roller Scooter Rally should return to their new host hotel: The Downtown Grand. This joint US/UK event will feature a Poker Walk, Foodie events, and a Scooter Show and Shine.

February 22 - March 5 (PD) - World Series of Poker should makes its second stop of the 2017-2018 season at Bally's Las Vegas. While the event goes from February 22nd to March 5th, the main event is from March 2 - 5. The winner of the Main Event will win automatic entry into the season-culminating event, the event prize money and a gold WSOP Circuit Ring. Gold ring events start with a $365 buy-in and a $1,675 Main Event buy-in (be sure and verify all conditions and buy-in amounts prior to signing up). Information on events can be found HERE.

February 24 (PD) - Look for the return of Mardi Gras Vegas at Springs Preserve (MAP) as they celebrate Cajun and Creole cuisine, music and culture. You'll find live music, great food and a great time. Admission to this event is separate ( usually, around $6) and does not include access to indoor museums and galleries.

February 24 (PD) - Divas' Day Out, Las Vegas' Largest Women's Event should return, but to a new venue: World Market Center (475 S. Grand Central Parkway) (MAP). You'll find over 175 vendors selling and demonstrating products and services geared to women, including live entertainment, health & fitness, shopping, family, beauty & fashion, and more. The event runs from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. In 2017, tickets were a very affordable $5.00.

March, 2018

March 1 - 4 (PD) - The Mega Massive, (First Week) internationally acclaimed immersive Bellydance College should continue in Las Vegas for its first week. There will be dancers from around the globe and every continent to learn from the most iconic dance instructors in a safe, fun, interesting environment. This event is suited towards Intermediate, Advanced, and Professional dancers and teachers.

March 2 - 4 (PD) - The International Rugby Board should bring Round 5 of the 18th HSBC Sevens World Series back to Las Vegas! This event will take place at Sam Boyd Stadium at 12:00 P.M. each day. Tickets usually go from $31 to $1,100 (many multi-day passes are available), so get yours early as the prices go up at the end of the year. With attendance in 2016 of 80,138 over its 3-day competition, good tickets will go fast.

March 3 - 4- Super, Sprint, and Kids Spartan Obstacle Racing. We are intrigued by this event. Not just a race, not just a challenge, this looks like the mother of all competitions to see just how tough you are. These competitions were designed by seven ultra athletes and a Royal Marine. They are world-wide competitions and this event is coming to Jean, NV - near the California Border. This will be 8+ miles/20+ obstacles/mud running/trail running/mental & physical obstacles and challenges. Registration fees, location information, PDF's you'll need to fill out and other information you will need can be found on the landing page. You can even enter your kids in a Jr. Spartan 1/2 mile or Varsity Spartan 1 mile race. Information is toward the bottom of the registration page. This race sold out again in 2017! Get registered early.

March 4 - 10 (PD) - The Tribal Massive, (Second Week) internationally acclaimed immersive Bellydance College should return to Las Vegas for its second week. There will be dancers from around the globe and every continent to learn from the most iconic dance instructors in a safe, fun, interesting environment. This event is suited towards Intermediate, Advanced, and Professional dancers and teachers.

March 8 - April 2 (PD) - Fremont Street Experience should presents the 8th Annual Downtown Hoopstown for college basketball fans. The four blocks underneath the Viva Vision canopy will be lined with college banners and will feature acts as the stage production show Hardwood Hotties, an interactive High Hoops Zone, the world's largest NCAA bracket and a special basketball-themed show on the Viva Vision canopy.

March 10 (PD) - The 29th Annual Splendor in the Glass wine and beer tasting should take place in Crimson at Red Rock Casino Resort and Spa from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. benefiting Southern Nevada Public Television. Tickets are $90.00 in advance or $100.00 at the door. There will be wines and beers from 60 wineries and breweries, hot and cold hors d'oeuvres, live music and silent auctions. You must be 21 or older to attend.

March 10 (PD) - Run Away with Cirque du Soleil at Springs Preserve (MAP). Join dozens of artists from Cirque du Soleil's Las Vegas shows and more than 1,000
community members for a 5K run or 1-mile fun walk at Run Away with Cirque du Soleil at the Springs Preserve. Run or walk with your favorite Cirque du
Soleil artists at this annual event that includes music from cast and crew, photo opportunities with performers and a circus play area for children. This event will be from 7:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Reservations are required. In 2016, admission was $20 - $40.

March 13 - April 2 - March Madness will roll into Las Vegas in its usual big way. Look for the Final Four to be played in San Antonio, TX at The Alamodome. So, find your favorite Sports Book, place your bets and settle in for a great playoff series. The NCAA has a March Madness page HERE. A great article to help you navigate the Madness can be found HERE.

March 17 - St. Patrick's Day in Las Vegas, what a way to do it right. Select from your favorite Irish Bar for food, fun, and celebration: McMullans Irish Pub by The Orleans Hotel (our favorite), Ri Ra at The Shoppes at Mandalay Bay Place, Nine Fine Irishmen (New York-New York), or  Hennessey's Tavern on Fremont Street.

March 17 (PD) - BBSC Endurance Running presents the return of the Six Tunnels to Hoover Dam St. Patrick's Day Run. Now this sounds like an interesting event. This run is out and back on old railroad track removed long ago and now part of the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy and the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. The route is on newly packed and maintained trails (50%) and paved trails (50%) and NO vehicular traffic. The course doesn't have steep climbs, but there is <3% grade from when they were hauling supplies to Hoover Dam during the early '30s. The entire elevation gain is only 497 feet. The course passes through six tunnels in each direction.There are three events for the day: A 13.1 mile Half Marathon starts at 8:00 A.M., a 12K Course starts at 8:05 A.M., a 5K Run/Walk starting at 8:15 A.M., and a 1 Mile Stroll starting at 8:15 A.M. You must pre-register for this event, there is NO race day registration.The Hoover Dam Lodge is giving a special rate for runners. Call 800-245-6380 and mention Six Tunnels Half Marathon to get the good rate.

March 23 - 25 (PD) - The Fourth Annual Nevada Women's Film Fest will come to Springs Preserve for it's third year to showcase women's films and the filmmakers. Not all films are from Nevada, you can expect a bit of an international look to the films. You'll find discussions on many topics during the festival, also. The Springs Preserve theater seats 156, so let's fill it up and give these filmmakers some of the exposure they deserve. Find a LV Review-Journal article on the festival HERE. Ticket prices were not available at the time we posted, but in previous years, they have $20/Day or $35 for the entire festival.

March 24 - 25 (PD) - Big League Weekend should return to Cashman Field for its 28th year! In 2017, the World Series Champion Chicago Cubs made it their 13th straight appearances for BLW and this year will take on the the Cincinnatti Redsfor two games (Saturday & Sunday). The Cubs have sold out 17 games of their last 12 BLW seasons, so be sure and get your tickets as soon as your trip is planned. Game times ares still TBA. Ticket prices are not on the website yet, but you can order them now by calling the 51's box office at (702) 943-7200 (9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.).

March 31 - April 8 - World Curling Federation's Men's Championship will be held at the Orleans Arena beginning at 9:00 A.M. each day. This is the first time
in a decade for the championships to be held in the U.S.A. and the first time for the West Coast. Twelve teams will have a chance to compete for the title. Eight from the European Zone, two from the American Zone and two from the Pacific-Asia Zone. Ticket prices will be announced in early 2017.
 

April, 2018

April 1 - 2 - Major League Baseball's opening days! Squeeze into your favorite sports book (between all the March Madness fans) and enjoy the boys of summer.

April 1 - 8 - World Curling Federation's Men's Championship will be held at the Orleans Arena beginning at 9:00 A.M. each day. This is the first time in a decade for the championships to be held in the U.S.A. and the first time for the West Coast. Twelve teams will have a chance to compete for the title. Eight from the European Zone, two from the American Zone and two from the Pacific-Asia Zone. Ticket prices will be announced in early 2017.

April 2 - 3 (PD) - Major League Baseball's opening days! Squeeze into your favorite sports book (between all the March Madness fans) and enjoy the boys of summer.

April 27 - 29 (PD) - Further Future should return to the Moapa River Indian Reservation, after taking 2017 off. There, you will find incredible music, visionary speakers, art and human connections like you will rarely find. In order to purchase tickets, you must get your own unique invite code through private Facebook message. There are no VIP tickets, all tickets have the same rights and privileges. Lower price points will sell out first, so you should get them early. No tickets will be sold at the door, all tickets are advance sales. Tickets in 2016 were $212.98/$347.99 You must be 21 or over to attend. Shuttles will be provided to and from the event from the Las Vegas airport (approximately one hour to the site).

July, 2018

July 25 - 29 -  RollerCon, "The original worldwide roller derby convention" will return to Las Vegas, now at the Westgate Resort and Convention Center. Whether you're new, seasoned, or a veteran, this event will be for you. There will also be fun stuff for for derby officials, productioneers and fans.

August, 2018

August 7 - 12 - Hot August Nights is to return to the Reno/Sparks area. This event is open to all 1976 and older classic cars pickup trucks and emergency vehicles. There will be a car show, vendors, drag races, concerts, cruises, poker run, poker walk, and a parade. In 2013, over $100,000 was awarded in prizes for Best of Show and Ultimate Best of Show. This up-and-coming event sounds like a great time for car enthusiasts, but you'll have to plan accordingly since it's not in the Las Vegas Area and is about 7 hours (450 Miles +/-).

September, 2018

September (TBA) - NASCAR returns to Las Vegas for its second race of the 2018 season. From the big race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, to the Hauler Parade down the strip and driver meet and greets and interviews all over town, there will be plenty of things to do and places to go for this 3 day event. Take a look at the LVMS page HERE.

October, 2018

October 1 - 31 - Oktoberfest in Las Vegas. There will be many events happening all around our favorite city. The Hofbrauhaus keg tapping, the month-long OktoberFrightFest on Fremont Street, just to name a few. Keep checking back with us as we'll add events as fast as we can find out about them. 

October 4 - 7 - Las Vegas Bike Fest is back! The best way to describe this event is to let their webpage say it all. "This is one crazy-long weekend of hard-core rockin’ good times – live concerts, nonstop partying, big money Poker Runs, cool bikes and hot contests – one unforgettable, talk–about-all-year bash that only Las Vegas can deliver.  And only Sin City can handle!" This event has been a great time for bike enthusiasts, this year will not disappoint.

October 27 - The US Hockey Hall of Fame Game will be played for the first time in Las Vegas. The game will feature a classic college hockey rivalry between
the University of North Dakota and the University of Minnesota. The event will start at 7:00 P.M. and tickets will go on sale soon.

November, 2018

 

January, 2019

 

February, 2019

February 2 (PD) - Super Bowl LIII will be held at Mercedes Benz Stadium, home of the Falcons, in Atlanta, GA. Make your reservations to be in your favorite Las Vegas Sports Book for the time of your life. You'll never experience the excitement of a Super Bowl like being in Vegas (unless you can afford the tickets to be at the game).

February 8 - 10 - National Field Archery Association should hold its Vegas Shoot at South Point Hotel & Casino. Known as the largest and most prestigious indoor archery tournament in the World, it attracts novice to Olympic archers from around the Globe and includes 3 intense days of no error competition. The Vegas Shoot offers the World's largest indoor purse with a projected payout in 2015 of nearly $200,000 in cash prizes. Attendance is expected to reach 3,000 archers and thousands more in spectators. You can find information on accommodations HERE.

March, 2019

March 18 - April 8 (PD) - March Madness will roll into Las Vegas in its usual big way. Look for the Final Four to be played in U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. So, find your favorite Sports Book, place your bets and settle in for a great playoff series. The NCAA has a March Madness page HERE. A great article to help you navigate the Madness can be found HERE.

April, 2019

April 7 - 8 (PD) - Major League Baseball's opening days! Squeeze into your favorite sports book (between all the March Madness fans) and enjoy the boys of summer.

July, 2019

July 17 - 21 (PD) -  RollerCon, "The original worldwide roller derby convention" will return to Las Vegas, now at the Westgate Resort and Convention Center. Whether you're new, seasoned, or a veteran, this event will be for you. There will also be fun stuff for for derby officials, productioneers and fans.

January, 2020

 

February, 2020

February 1 (PD) - Super Bowl LIV will be held at New Miami Stadium, home of the Dolphins, in Miami Gardens, FL. Make your reservations to be in your favorite Las Vegas Sports Book for the time of your life. You'll never experience the excitement of a Super Bowl like being in Vegas (unless you can afford the tickets to be at the game).

February 7 - 9 - National Field Archery Association should hold its Vegas Shoot at South Point Hotel & Casino. Known as the largest and most prestigious indoor archery tournament in the World, it attracts novice to Olympic archers from around the Globe and includes 3 intense days of no error competition. The Vegas Shoot offers the World's largest indoor purse with a projected payout in 2015 of nearly $200,000 in cash prizes. Attendance is expected to reach 3,000 archers and thousands more in spectators. You can find information on accommodations HERE.

March, 2020

March 18 - April 6 (PD) - March Madness will roll into Las Vegas in its usual big way. Look for the Final Four to be played at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Ga. So, find your favorite Sports Book, place your bets and settle in for a great playoff series. The NCAA has a March Madness page HERE. A great article to help you navigate the Madness can be found HERE.

April, 2020

April 5 - 6 (PD) - Major League Baseball's opening days! Squeeze into your favorite sports book (between all the March Madness fans) and enjoy the boys of summer.

July, 2020

July 22 - 26 (PD) -  RollerCon, "The original worldwide roller derby convention" will return to Las Vegas, now at the Westgate Resort and Convention Center. Whether you're new, seasoned, or a veteran, this event will be for you. There will also be fun stuff for for derby officials, productioneers and fans.

February, 2021

February 6 (PD) - Super Bowl LV will be held at the new Rams Stadium, in Inglewood, CA. Make your reservations to be in your favorite Las Vegas Sports Book for the time of your life. You'll never experience the excitement of a Super Bowl like being in Vegas (unless you can afford the tickets to be at the game).

March, 2021

March 16 - April 5 (PD) - March Madness will roll into Las Vegas in its usual big way. Look for the Final Four to be played at the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, IN. So, find your favorite Sports Book, place your bets and settle in for a great playoff series. The NCAA has a March Madness page HERE. A great article to help you navigate the Madness can be found HERE.

January, 2022

January 19 - 22 - The Safari Club International 50th Annual Convention returns to Las Vegas after three years in Reno and returns to Mandalay Bay Convention Center and will occupy over 650,000 square feet of exhibit space. Six continents will be under one roof and will give you the opportunity to book hunts, shop for the latest guns and hunting equipment and meet old and new friends who share your interest in hunting. There's quite a lot of big game hunting in this convention, more than you're likely to find anywhere else. There's also some big-name entertainment that shows up for this convention. You're sure to have a great time.

 (PD) - Projected Dates, Subject to change