Las Vegas Festival Grounds is a multi-purpose outdoor venue located along the famed Vegas Strip on the southwest corner of Sahara Ave. and Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas Festival Grounds
2594 South Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
Spanning nearly 40 acres and accommodating up to 80,000 fans for an event, the Las Vegas Festival Grounds boasts a permanent stage, 400 permanent restrooms and a 7.5-acre dedicated transportation area.
The Festival Grounds provides a great fan experience during all events with multiple food and beverage outlets, and synthetic turf throughout the property. The grounds also has trees that provide shade for fans in attendance. The Las Vegas Festival Grounds has hosted ACM Party for a Cause Festival, iHeartRadio Music Festival, the 2015 Rock in Rio USA as well as a number of major festivals and conventions.
Annual ACM Party for a Cause festivities benefitting ACM Lifting Lives takes place April 5 – 7, 2019, surrounding the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. ACM Lifting Lives develops and funds music-related therapy and education programs, and serves members of the community who face unexpected hardships through its Diane Holcomb Emergency Relief Fund.
Year after year, the Daytime Stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival takes place at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. The iHeartRadio Music Festival stage is the biggest multi-genre music event in the world and features one-of-a-kind collaborations and surprise performances from many of todays top artists. The outdoor festival will showcase the most exciting new faces in music as they come together for eight hours of live performance.
2019 Daytime Stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival
Date /Time: September 21, 2019 11:00 AM
The legendary music festival, Rock in Rio made its first home in the U.S. in Las Vegas on two weekends, May 8 - 9 and May 15 - 16, 2015. Considered one of the worlds' largest music festivals, Rock in Rio USA, for the two weekends in Las Vegas celebrated its 30th anniversary with great artists lineup that included Taylor Swift, Metallica, Bruno Mars, Sam Smith, Linkin Park, Ed Sheeran, No Doubt, John Legend, Maná, and many more.
Rock In Rio USA Las Vegas Dates:
May 8-9, 2015 – Rock Weekend
May 15-16, 2015 – Pop Weekend
Rock In Rio USA Las Vegas Location:
Las Vegas Festival Grounds (formally City of Rock Las Vegas at the MGM Resorts Festival Grounds)
Flash from the Vegas past ......
With a capacity of 85,000 people per day, the Rock in Rio USA festival also included a ferris wheel and a 64 foot high zip line that stretches 600 feet across in front of the Main Stage. The venue also includes a VIP area that accommodate up to 4,000 people, featuring air conditioning, an all-inclusive buffet, an open bar and a unique view of the City of Rock.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG is expanding the 2020 show footprint to include the Las Vegas Festival Grounds, located on the Las Vegas Strip adjacent to the Circus Circus Hotel.
CONEXPO-CON/AGG Dates: March 10 - 14, 2020
Las Vegas Festival Grounds is located along the Las Vegas Strip on the southwest corner of Sahara Avenue and Las Vegas Blvd. Due to limited parking, festival and convention attendants are encouraged to plan ahead and not drive to the Las Vegas Festival Grounds.
Location: 311 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89109
From I-15, take the Sahara Rd.
Exit and proceed East on Sahara.
Turn Right on Bridge Rd then turn Left onto Industrial.
Turn left at the RV Park sign and the entrance to Gate 2 of the Festival Grounds will be on your left.
Las Vegas Monorail
Ride the Las Vegas Monorail to the SLS Las Vegas Station. From there, walk across the Monorail's pedestrian bridge across Paradise Ave. and make your way through SLS before crossing Las Vegas Blvd and entering the festival ground gates.