The Spectacle That Is First Friday

It’s hard to believe, but the spectacle that is First Friday is turning 17 years old. Not long ago, my wife and I volunteered to help out a fledgling upstart street event down in what is now the Arts District. We admired their go-get-it attitude Read More...

The Las Vegas Balloon Festival 2021

Las Vegas Balloon Festival promises a long weekend with hot air balloons glowing at dusk, carnival rides, food and retail vendors, live music, and more. All hot air balloon activities are weather permitting. Head to Craig Ranch Regional Park in the northern part of the city for Las Vegas Balloon Festival! The gate opens on Thursday at 4 pm and festivities run until 10 pm on Sunday.