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What To Do in Las Vegas This Weekend (Oct 7 -9)

Let Love Triumph at Las Vegas Pride, take an art stroll at First Friday, watch lanterns rise to the sky at RiSE Festival, and more this weekend in Las Vegas (Oct 7 – 9).

1. Let Love Triumph at Las Vegas Pride

What To Do in Las Vegas This Weekend (Oct 7 -9)

Las Vegas Pride month is here, and this is its biggest weekend. There is a TON of stuff to do and enjoy as you celebrate diversity and inclusivity.

On Friday, hit the block party near the main stage at 4th and Bridger for food and drinks at 6 pm. It’s preparation for the famous Pride Night Parade at 7. Watch the revelry as performers and marchers wind through Downtown.

On Saturday, it’s time for the Las Vegas Pride Festival at Craig Ranch Regional Park. The party runs from 12 – 11 pm and features extensive entertainment, food, and art. You’ll also find areas like the Women’s Zone garden, an LGBTQ art exhibit, and a Proud & Kinky dungeon.

The party doesn’t stop until Monday, when the Las Vegas PRIDE is hosting a group marriage on the festival stage.

Thee are smaller events sprinkled throughout the weekend, including the Choke Hole Extreme Drag Wrestling at AREA15 and the Spooky Teen Pride Night at Fergusons Downtown.

When: Friday – Monday 

Where: Multiple locations

2. Take an art stroll at First Friday

What To Do in Las Vegas This Weekend (Oct 7 -9)

First Friday is a monthly block party in Downtown Arts District. Take a leisurely stroll and see work by more than 60 artists and vendors. Food trucks will also be on hand.

This month’s featured artist is Izaac Zevalking of Recycled Propaganda.

When: Friday, 5 – 11 pm 

Where: 1025 S 1st St

3. Watch lanterns rise to the sky at RiSE Festival

What To Do in Las Vegas This Weekend (Oct 7 -9)
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Bring on the music, food, and drinks at RiSE Festival, a party in the desert. The main event is the nighttime lantern release. This year’s lanterns are 100% biodegradable and easy to handle. Seeing them rise to the sky is a beautiful moment.

Tickets start at $99. Go VIP for access to food, betters seats, and a private bar.

When: Friday – Saturday, 3 – 10 pm 

Where: the Jean Dry Lake Bed in the Mojave Desert

4. Sip on wine under the stars

What To Do in Las Vegas This Weekend (Oct 7 -9)

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