Las Vegas Living - Events - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Las Vegas is famous for its diverse events year-round
  • Listings: Connect to online calendars and databases; show what's going on and where
    • Neon: Las Vegas Review-Journal entertainment section; gives the run-down on shows, events, and nightlife
    • LV Events: Event producer and promoter; information about a variety of events; examples: air show, golf tournament, basketball games, races, America's Party New Year's Eve
    • SinCitySounds: Local music and nightlife; local bands, entertainment, events
  • Performing: Las Vegas is home to many performing arts and cultural groups
  • Periodic: Las Vegas has many special events and recurring trade shows
    • Auto Show: Motortrend International Autoshow; Las Vegas
    • BikeFest: Motorcycles on Freemont Street; bike show, games, food, competitions
    • Big League Weekend: Major League baseball team games; at Cashman Field, home of Las Vegas 51's minor league baseball team
    • Bull Riders: Pro Bull Riders Final
    • CES: International Consumer Electronics Show; mammoth tradeshow for consumer technology; trade-only show and is not open to the general public; covers: computers, gaming, appliances, Internet, audio, personal electronics, telephony, wireless, GPS, e-commerce, digital technologies; produced by the Consumer Electronics Association
    • CineVegas: Film festival; world premiere films and celebrity tributes
    • Country Music Awards: Academy of Country Music Awards
    • Freemont St: Events and entertainment; along historic Freemont Street; special festivals and events throughout the year including Mardis Gras, Party Gras, AFAN Walk, March of Dimes Walk, Folk Festival, BikeFest, car show, hoedown, and tree lighting
    • Halloween: October 31 observances
    • ICSC: International Council of Shopping Centers convention; global trade association of the shopping center industry
    • Jazz Fest: Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz and R&B Festival
    • LV Bowl: College Football
    • MAGIC: Men's Apparel Guild in California; trade show for men's and women's fashion apparel
    • Marathon: Las Vegas Marathon; 42.1 km foot race through the Strip and into downtown; expo
    • Mariachi: Las Vegas International Mariachi Festival
    • NAB: National Association of Broadcasters; professional trade convention; audio and video content production, management and distribution across all forms of media
    • NASCAR: Motor racing events; NASCAR Weekend: World of Outlaws, Nextel Cup UAW-DaimlerChrysler 400, Busch Series SAM's Town 300; Craftsman Truck Series
    • Native Amer Arts: Native American Arts Festival; arts, crafts, artist demonstrations, dance, music, lectures, films, fry bread, and other foods, Arts and Crafts Market
    • Poker WS: World Series of Poker; Set of poker tournaments
    • Rodeo NFR: National Finals Rodeo; professional contest of saddle bronc riding, bull riding, bareback riding, calf roping, team roping, steer wrestling, and barrel racing
    • St Gennaro: Society of the San Gennaro Feast; Italian cuisine
    • St Patrick: Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade; and Festival; Las Vegas Sons of Erin
    • ShoWest: Motion picture industry convention; gathering of movie professionals and theatre owners; produced by VNU Expositions Film Group
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