September Festivals and Events

Happenings and Goings on For Las Vegas

While Las Vegas is known as the one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world you and your family call it home. These monthly calendars will help you keep up on the annual festivals, movie and concert series, community events and other goings on that make living in Las Vegas such a rewarding experience.

Many of these vents are free of charge and most are family friendly. Times, locations and price are subject to change so always make sure to check the events website before making plans.

I hope you enjoy these events and if you are an event coordinator who wishes to be included in this calendar please email me with the subject title CALENDAR LISTING.

Las Vegas Concert Calendar

Use this handy reference to see what performers are coming to local concert venues around Las Vegas in September.

Las Vegas Show Calendar

Use this handy reference to see show schedules for the best Las Vegas Shows in September

Some highlights this month include Absinthe at Caesar's Palace, Disney's Lion King at Mandalay Bay and Cirque du Soleil's legendary first show Mystere at Treasure Island.

Las Vegas 51s

The Las Vegas 51s bring professional Triple A baseball to town every summer. This Toronto Blue Jays affiliate plays at Cashman Field from April through September. Watch the 51s cap the season with a series against the Salt Lake Bees. Check out the complete schedule for the month. Promo nights include Fireworks and Flatscreens on September 2nd, Fain Appreciation night on September 3rd and celebrate Labor Day on Sept 5th.

First Fridays

Every month on the first Friday this legendary arts and entertainment festival dominates Fremont Street and the surrounding Downtown area. This month's First Friday takes place on Friday August 5th from 6:00 to 10:00 PM with numerous after parties and pub crawls. While there fly high above the street with Fremont Street Flightlinez and grab a pint at the Griffin.

Movies on the Lake

Enjoy the lake view while watch some classic movies. This is the mission that the folks at Montelago Village on Lake Las Vegas east of the city undertake select Fridays throughout the summer. This months movies include Casablanca on September 9th and Inception on September 23rd. Classic movies for the whole family overlooking one of the best views in Las Vegas.

Country Fresh Farmers Market

This Henderson farmers market staple now has two locations. The Thursday market runs from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and is located at. 240 Water Street in downtown Henderson, NV in the Events Plaza and the Friday market runs from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and is located at the at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Head down, grab some fresh produce, a home made jam or a spicy hot sauce.

Absolutely 80's Concert Series.

Acid washed jeans and Aqua Net bouffants were the order of the day in the 1980s. Main Street Station Casino celebrates this decade with one hit wonders and legends alike. This season finishes as Bouffant Alt Rocker Howard Jones takes over the Fremont Street Experience on Saturday September 3rd.

Fresh 52's Farmers and Artisans Market

Bringing fresh produce, bread and art to Summerlin 52 Saturdays and Sundays a year, this farmers market is a must experience.

The markets take place on Saturdays at the Tivoli Village from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM and Sundays from 8:30 AM to 2:00PM at Sansone Park Place. Take the kids and grandparents and make it a family event.

911 Remembrance Events

It has been 10 years since the horrific events of 9-11 and like city's across the world Las Vegas will be hosting numerous remembrances over a three day period beginning Friday September 9th and culminating on Sunday September 11th. Some include a car show, the Heroes Parade and the 10th Anniversary Remembrance Gala at the Las Vegas Hilton, featuring Wayne Newton, Clint Holmes and many other local and surprise guest. all proceeds benefit the 911 Survivors fund and various affiliated charities.

Mutts on Main Street 404

Join the people at The District at Green Valley Ranch each month for this pet adopt-a-athon.

Add a new furry friend to the family by adopting a abandoned dog or cat. Local shelter and pet adoption organizations will be on hand as well as numerous pet centric businesses ready and able to help you adopt a new best friend. Check out these local animal shelters if you cannot make this months event on Saturday September 10th, from 11 AM to 2 PM.

Music on Main Street 404

The same folks who bring you The Outdoor Picture Show now bring you free concerts at The District at Green Valley Ranch. Every Friday and Saturday night from May through October these free concerts at The Courtyard feature local and regional acts from a wide variety of musical styles. Concerts usually run from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.

Brew UNLV Beer and Music Festival

Where else can you combine learning and beer? UNLV's Beer and Music Festival drops the hops on Friday September 16th with brews from Kona Brewing Company, Redhook Brewery and our local friends from Gordon Biersch. Hosted by the Royal Resort, this years fest promises to entertain and educate. Tickets run $25 and include a souvenir cup.

Las Vegas 39th Annual Greek Food Festival

Get your Greek on with this annual yum fest featuring Greek Food and entertainment. Few things make me go yum more than an authentic gyro or souvlaki sandwich. The menu is tasty, the entertainment a blast and you too can be "Greek For Three Days." At the St. John Greek Orthodox Church at 5300 south El Camino from Friday Sept 23rd - Sunday Sept 25th.

Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open Championship Pro Am

This annual week long event returns to TPC Summerlin and Planet Hollywood. One of Las Vegas' most high profile charity events brings the worlds of golf and music together to support one of the country's greatest charities. Volunteer some time, toss a few bucks in the pot and come watch some great golf and entertainment. From September 25th - October 3rd.