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2020 - 2021 Las Vegas Upcoming Events

Las Vegas is buzzing all year round, but there has never been a better time to be in Las Vegas than during one of the major holidays or Las Vegas events. If you can plan your Vegas trip around one of the major holidays or celebrations, you will rip some of the added benefits.

Below is a list of some of the exciting activities that take place in Las Vegas all year round. If you are a Halloween enthusiast, or simply feel the need to saddle up during the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in December, or watch the sky above Vegas light up red, white and blue on the 4th of July with a dazzling display of fireworks, Vegas is the place to be.

Las Vegas Resort & Casinos also welcomes the holiday season in grand fashion from Thanksgiving to New Year's with a host of family-friendly entertainment and special events including spectacular holiday shows, free activities for the children and twinkling displays that will conjure up days of Christmases past.

New Year's Eve in Las Vegas

New Year's Eve in Las Vegas

There's nothing as exciting as New Year's Eve in Las Vegas. When it's time to pop some bubbly and ring in the new year, Las Vegas is guaranteed to deliver an unparalleled experience on one of the most exciting nights of the year.

Date: December 31, 2020
CES Las Vegas

CES Las Vegas

Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held every January in Las Vegas is the world's gathering place for the latest gadgets, toys, car tech, and more. An annual gathering of all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies.

Date: January 6 - 9, 2021
SHOT Show Las Vegas

SHOT Show Las Vegas

Held every January at the Sands Expo Center, the Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show is the world's largest trade show for target shooting, hunting, outdoor and law enforcement products.

Date: January 19 - 22, 2021
World of Concrete

World of Concrete

Referred to as the Concrete Convention, World of Concrete is an annual international event dedicated to the commercial concrete and masonry construction industries.

Date: January 19 - 22, 2021
Chinese New Year in Las Vegas

Chinese New Year in Las Vegas

Chinese New Year in Las Vegas has a long rich tradition of being one of the most extravagant seasons with a stunning showcase of extravagant décor, unique entertainment, and traditional Chinese cuisines.

Date: February 12, 2021
Valentine's Day in Las Vegas

Valentine's Day in Las Vegas

Surprise your Valentine with unforgettable romance the Vegas way. Enjoy a delicious dinner at one of Las Vegas romantic restaurants, pick from a long list of sexy shows, or simply spend quality time at one of the luxurious hotel rooms in Sin City.

Date: February 14, 2021
Pennzoil 400 NASCAR Weekend

Pennzoil 400 NASCAR Weekend

The tripleheader Spring NASCAR Weekend features the Pennzoil 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. Preceded by Star Nursery 150 ARCA Menards Series West race, Strat 200 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race, and the Boyd Gaming 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race.

Date: February 19 - February 21, 2021
St Partick's Day in Las Vegas

St. Partick's Day in Las Vegas

Las Vegas celebrates St. Patrick's Day with a variety of activities and entertainment that are sure to paint The Strip green and make you shake your shamrocks all day and through the night.

Date: March 17, 2021
NAB Show Las Vegas

NAB Show Las Vegas

The National Association of Broadcasters Show (NAB Show) in Las Vegas is the ultimate marketplace for people passionate about digital media, entertainment and technology.

Date: April 10 – 14, 2021 | NAB Show 2020 Cancelled
Memorial Day in Las Vegas

Memorial Day in Las Vegas

Honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military, Memorial Day Weekend in Las Vegas is a time to show appreciation to our military, veterans and their family as most hotels, restaurants and bars offer discounts to our military personnel.

Date: May 25, 2020
Fourth of July in Las Vegas

Fourth of July in Las Vegas

Billed as one of the nation's largest fireworks show, The 4th of July in Las Vegas does not disappoint. The Strip is crowded all evening with thousands of tourists and local residents looking for a 4th of July holiday celebration.

Date: July 4, 2020
MAGIC Las Vegas

MAGIC Las Vegas

MAGIC Las Vegas is the world's largest fashion marketplace and the most important apparel event in the US for women's, men's, and children's apparel, footwear, accessories, and sourcing.

Date: August 17 - 19, 2020
South Point 400 NASCAR Weekend

South Point 400 NASCAR Weekend

Race fans get ready for the second tripleheader weekend with the South Point 400 NASCAR Cup Series race. This race will be preceded by a World of Westgate 200 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race and the Alsco 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race.

Date: Sept 25 - Sept 27, 2020
Mexican Independence Day Las Vegas

Mexican Independence Day Las Vegas

16 de Septiembre is El Grito de Delores. Celebrate Mexican Independence Day weekend in Las Vegas with a lineup of exciting Latin-infused events, entertainment, music, food and fun.

Date: Sept 11 - 16, 2020
Halloween in Las Vegas

Halloween in Las Vegas

Every Halloween season Las Vegas gets transformed into haunted city, with costume parties, club scenes and halloween contests. If you have the guts to experience the gore, Las Vegas at Halloween might just be the place to be.

Date: October 31, 2020
SEMA Show Las Vegas

SEMA Show Las Vegas

The SEMA Show is the world's leading automotive trade event. A trade-only industry event, SEMA Show brings together manufacturers and buyers within the automotive aftermarket industry.

Date: November 3 - 6, 2020
Wrangler National Finals Rodeo

National Finals Rodeo (NFR)

For 10 days in December, Sin City is transformed by thousands of rodeo fans in Western jeans, outsized hats and fancy boots who congregate for the annual NFR event, along with some of country music's biggest stars.

Date: December 3 - 12
Christmas in Las Vegas

Christmas in Las Vegas

For a city that lights up like a Christmas tree every night of the year, Christmas season is taken up a notch or two. The Vegas strip and beyond is full of holiday spirit as the casinos try to out-do each other with decorations, lights and mega-Christmas trees

Date: December 25, 2020

Las Vegas events January 2021

January 6 - 9, 2021 Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

January 19 - 22, 2021 SHOT Show

January 19 - 22, 2021 World of Concrete

January 24 – 28, 2021 Las Vegas Market Winter Show

February 9 - 11, 2021 NAHB International Builders Show - Orlando, FL.

February 12, 2020 Chinese New Year

Las Vegas events February 2021

Las Vegas events March 2020

March 2, 2020 National Blackjack Day

March 5 - 8, 2020 Pac-12 Women's Basketball Tournament

March 14 - 18, 2023 CONEXPO-CON/AGG & IFPE

March 11 - 13, 2020 311 Day 2020 - Park Theater at Park MGM

March 17, 2020 St. Partick's Day

March 17 - April 6, 2020 March Madness

March 22 - March 25, 2020 ASD Market Week

Las Vegas events April 2020

April 3 - 5, 2020 - DENSO Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals

April 4, 2020 - ACM Party for a Cause

April 5, 2020 - 55th Academy of Country Music Awards (ACM Awards)

April 9 - 12, 2020 - Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekender

April 18, 2020 - EVOLUTION Las Vegas Food & Wine Experience

April 18 - April 22, 2020 NAB Show *Cancelled

April 23 - April 25, 2020 2020 NFL Draft Las Vegas

Las Vegas events May 2020

May 5, 2020 Cinco de Mayo

May 15 - 17, 2020 Electric Daisy Carnival - EDC - Postponed to October

May 25, 2020 Memorial Day

May 30 - June 3, 2020 IPW 2020

May 26 - July 15, 2020 World Series of Poker

Las Vegas events July 2020

July 4, 2020 Fourth of July in Las Vegas

June 30 - July 2, 2020 Cosmoprof North America

July 26 - 30, 2020 Las Vegas Market Summer Show

Las Vegas events August 2020

August 2 - August 5, 2020 ASD Market Week

August 5 - 9, 2020 Star Trek Las Vegas 2020

August 17 - 19, 2020 MAGIC Las Vegas

Las Vegas events September 2020

Sept 4 - Sept 6, 2020 Labor Day Weekend

Sept 10 - 13, 2020 Big Blues Bender

Sept 15 – 17, 2020 IMEX America

Sept 16, 2020 Mexican Independence Day

Sept 18 - 20, 2020 Life Is Beautiful Festival

Sept 21 – 24, 2020 Oracle OpenWorld 2020 Las Vegas

Sept 25 - 27, 2020 NASCAR South Point 400 Weekend

Las Vegas events October 2020

October 1 - 4, 2020 Las Vegas BikeFest

October 2 - 4, 2020 Electric Daisy Carnival - EDC

October ?? Las Vegas PRIDE

October 31, 2020 Halloween

Oct. 29 - Nov. 1, 2020 NHRA Nationals 2020 Las Vegas

Las Vegas events November 2020

Nov 3 - Nov 6, 2020 SEMA Show

Nov 4 - 8, 2020 Professional Bull Riding World Finals

Nov 11, 2020 Veterans Day

Nov 14 - 15, 2020 Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

Las Vegas events December 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vegas Cancellations / Closures

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