Music in Las Vegas

Electric Daisy Carnival

The largest of its kind in the world, the Electric Daisy Carnival brings huge crowds of EDM (electronic dance music) fans to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for three nights of DJs and live acts and a series of parties…
Cultural in Las Vegas

Rise Festival

Rise is everything that's good about the world: a celebration of light, music, the earth and its people. This unique community gathering south of Las Vegas, outside the town of Jean, which culminates with each atten…
Art in Downtown

First Friday

A carnival of 10,000 art lovers, hipsters, indie musicians and sundry hangers-on wander around the Downtown arts and antiques district for First Friday evenings. These giant block parties come alive with gallery ope…
Wine in Las Vegas

Vegas Uncork'd

Four days of fabulous food in the city known for its fabulous food, including sessions with celebrity chefs such as Gordon Ramsay and Giada De Laurentiis famed for heading the restaurants that create said fabulous f…
Cultural in West of the Strip

World Series of Poker

What began as a small tournament in 1970 at Binion's, Downtown, has grown into a serious, six-week event operated by the Caesars Group and held annually at Rio, with a record payout to date of $12 million, in 2006.
Music in Downtown

Life Is Beautiful

For three days in late September, Downtown comes alive for this cross-genre music, arts and educational festival, which plays out in the streets and lanes of Downtown's Arts District and Fremont Street Precinct.
Music in West of the Strip

Viva Las Vegas

The ultimate celebration of 1950s rockabilly music and culture is held over one jam-packed weekend at the Orleans hotel and casino.
Music in Downtown

Neon Reverb

This four-day music festival held at a number of Downtown venues aims to unearth local Las Vegas talent and showcase popular national and international acts.
Music in Summerlin

City of Light Jazz Festival

Musos from far and wide converge on Summerlin's Hills Park every April for this lively outdoor jazz festival, now in its third decade.
Sports in Las Vegas

Nascar Weekend

Rabid race fans from across the land descend on the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in early March.