As summer heat sets in, Las Vegas heats up with a frenzy of fun and exciting activities for everyone. With a variety of events planned throughout the city, there’s never been a better time to explore the city’s vibrant nightlife, delectable dining options, and thrilling outdoor adventures. Whether you’re a tourist or a local, Las Vegas has something for everyone when it comes to summertime excitement. Get ready to dive into the best of what this amazing city has to offer with our roundup of the top five unmissable summer events that will leave you with unforgettable memories.
Watch the Fight
Looking for an exciting way to experience the upcoming UFC PPV fights and Power Slap events in Las Vegas? Look no further than Stadium Swim at Circa Resort & Casino. This unique venue offers a 143-foot diagonal screen and full audio for the ultimate viewing experience. The schedule includes a lineup of UFC events from July through October, including exciting matches like UFC 290, UFC 291, UFC 292, UFC 293, and UFC 294. In addition, Circa now serves as the exclusive Official Las Vegas Casino & Hotel Partner of Power Slap, the world’s premier slap fighting promotion, and will host the Power Slap 3 event on July 7th. Attendees can also place bets conveniently through the Circa Sports kiosks or mobile app. Daybeds and cabanas are available for an additional fee, and guests must be 21 or over. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to experience the thrill of the UFC and Power Slap events in an exciting atmosphere.
Enjoy the Summer of Sangria
Jaleo inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is gearing up for the Summer of Sangría, a month-long celebration of Spain’s signature drink and the perfect pairing for tapas. From July 1-31, 2023, guests can indulge in limited-edition sangrías, each crafted with a unique blend of wine, spirits, and seasonal fruit. The Sangría de Vino Tinto, Sangría de Cava, and Sangría Rosada are available by the glass, half pitcher, or pitcher, while the luxurious Sangría Roja de Lujo, made with brandy, vermouth, seasonal fruit, and Garnacha wine is exclusively available by the pitcher. Pair the sangrías with the Chef’s-Choice Tapas, three expertly chosen dishes to complement the flavors of each drink for only $21. Excitingly, Jaleo Las Vegas also offers to-go Sangría Roja or Sangría de Cava, so you can savor the taste of Spain wherever you go.
Explore Asteroid City
LUSH has recently partnered with the highly acclaimed filmmaker Wes Anderson to create a unique shopping experience for fans of his latest release, “Asteroid City .”Located at the Miracle Mile Shops inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, the LUSH store has been completely transformed into an “Asteroid City” pop-up. Customers can immerse themselves in the world of Wes Anderson and indulge in self-care products such as shower gel, bath bombs, and more, all with an “Asteroid City” twist. Besides shopping, visitors can also take part in one of TikTok’s popular trends by “acting like they’re in a Wes Anderson film” while exploring the pop-up’s stylistic space. This exclusive shopping experience for Wes Anderson enthusiasts is only available at this location in the country, making it a must-visit destination for both film and beauty aficionados.
Indulge in Opulent Eats
Smith & Wollensky inside the Grand Canal Shoppes recently unveiled its summer menu along with an innovative Caviar & Bubbles experience. The Caviar & Bubbles experience offers the finest selections from Paramount Caviar, including Hackleback, Royal Siberian, and Imperial Osetra, served in three different ways, accompanied by an impressive list of sparkling wines. In addition, Smith & Wollensky has expanded its menu with exquisite shellfish, seasonal salads, fresh seafood, and classic and new sides. Moreover, they have enhanced their liquid assets with exclusive reserve cocktails like the Komos Reposado Rosa Old Fashioned and the S&W 45th Anniversary Lux Manhattan, smoked tableside, seasonal specialty cocktails, and nonalcoholic alternatives.
Las Vegas is celebrating the sixth birthday of the popular event, Market in the Alley, which has become a staple of the creative community in the city. Founded by Jen Taler six years ago, the market began with just 20 vendors and 200 attendees. Today, it attracts an average of 2,000 locals and visitors, with around 60 vendors. Market in the Alley has consistently showcased small businesses, entrepreneurs, and creatives, thereby making a significant contribution to the local economy. The market is now expanding, with a new location set to open in the fall. Night Markets will be held on July 8th, August 5th, and September 2nd at UnCommons, with new summer hours from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Shoppers can expect to find a diverse range of products, including home goods, vintage clothes, and body products, among others.