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What’s Happening Vegas? – July 2024

July temps are HOT, as in 105 degrees to even in the teens. In the evenings, it does typically cool down into the 80’s. 

What’s Happening Vegas? – June 2024

As always, there is a lot going on here on the Ninth Island of Las Vegas, and the month of June is no exception. Of course, possibly the biggest news announced recently is the closing date for the iconic Mirage.

What’s Happening Vegas? – May 2024

There’s a lot going on over the month of May here in Las Vegas, starting with weekly fireworks at The Plaza Hotel and Casino. Beginning May 24th for Memorial Day weekend through August 30th for Labor Day weekend, the property will have a fireworks display at 9:15pm to kick off the weekend.

What’s Happening Vegas? – April 2024

The Mirage Volcano made its comeback in mid-March and will operate nightly every hour from 8pm to 11pm. Catch the shows while you can, as this Vegas landmark will go away for good once Hardrock begins construction on their planned guitar shaped hotel tower. At this time, they have not made the information of when this will happen public.

What’s Happening Vegas? – March 2024

March is typically when the Vegas Valley starts to warm up.  Average daily highs are in the 70’s, making for the perfect outdoor weather.  This is a great time to take advantage of all of the parks and hiking trails just outside of the Strip. At night, the temps do tend to drop 20-30 degrees, so you’ll want to pack warmer clothes for the evenings.

What’s Happening Vegas? – February 2024

If you’re looking for a place to watch the game, you will want to make those plans well in advance. Casino Sportsbooks and restaurants will both be requiring paid reservations. Restaurants on the Strip tend to have a set price that includes a table and food and beverages for the price.

What’s Happening Vegas? – January 2024

There are approximately 60-70 different conference/trade shows taking place through the month covering quite the array of vendors.  We’re talking food to concrete, cosplay to adult entertainment.

What’s Happening Vegas? – December 2023

December is quite the festive month here on the Ninth Island! Along with the glittering neon lights that Las Vegas is known for, holiday displays and attractions add to the glow, both on and off the Strip.

What’s Happening Vegas? – Novenber 2023

Those hot days of the summer are gone, and the cooler weather is here.  The average daily temperature in November is in the upper 60s to lower 70s, but it does cool down quite a bit at night.  This makes for great weather for hiking and exploring the outdoor attractions located throughout the Vegas Valley.

What’s Happening Vegas? – October 2023

It’s fall in Vegas! So just what does that mean? The short answer is busy and unpredictable but let me elaborate on what you can expect if you’re visiting the Ninth Island in the fall.