May 2018 Kid-Friendly Las Vegas Events and Activities

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Farmers & Makers Market
Every Saturday
9 AM - 2 PM
Tivoli Village Las Vegas
400 South Rampart Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89145
Fresh, local produce, handcrafted goods, and specialty items as well as live music.
Every Sunday 
9 AM - 2 PM
Craig Ranch Regional Park
628 W Craig Rd, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89032

Monday Mornings 
10 AM - 11 AM
Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary
8103 Racel St, Las Vegas, Nevada 89131
Stories about all kinds of animals and the residents of the Sanctuary
Admission is free and your donations all benefit the animals!

Musical Storytime Tuesdays
Every Tuesday
10 AM - 12 PM
Kangamoo Indoor Playground
1525 E Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
Admission: $10 per child
(ages 1 - 10)
Kids ages 18 months - 5 years are welcome with their parent or guardian! FREE 20-MIN KIDS CLASSES, for a limited time, with paid admission on Tuesday Mornings!
Combining music, movement, storytelling, and fun!

Kids Arts & Crafts Wednesdays
Every Wednesday
10 AM - 12 PM
Kangamoo Indoor Playground
1525 E Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
Admission: $10 per child
(ages 1 - 10)
Kids ages 18 mos - 5 yrs are welcome with their parent or guardian!
FREE ARTS & CRAFTS SESSIONS, for a limited time, with paid admission on Wednesday Mornings!
Combining play, imagination, motor skills and fun!

Children's Storytime in the Square
Every Wednesday
11 AM to 12 PM
Town Square Las Vegas
6605 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
Children can enjoy an interactive storytime at Town Square Park every Wednesday.
A storyteller will read from classic children’s tales and new favorites that everyone will enjoy.

Free Face-Painting and Balloon Animals 
Every Friday
2 PM - 4 PM
Kangamoo Indoor Playground
1525 E Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
Admission: $10 per child
(ages 1 - 10)

The State Railroad Museum & The Nevada Southern Railway
601 Yucca St, Boulder City, Nevada 89005
Every Saturday & Sunday
Departure Times:
10 AM, 11:30 AM, 1 PM, & 2:30 PM
(The train ride is approximately 35 min.)
2018 Fares:
Adults (12 yrs & up): $10
Children (4-11 yrs):$5
Children (3 yrs and under): Free
Ride the Mini 7 1/2" Gauge Trains: FREE (Donations accepted.)
*Story Time on the train*
Third Saturdays each month, Regular fare applies, No extra charge. 

Dive-In Movies at The M
M Resort Spa Casino
12300 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, Nevada 89044
May 4th: Coco
May 11th: Hook & Jumanji
May 18th: Lion King & Beauty and the Beast
May 25th: Hocus Pocus & Nightmare Before Christmas
To maximize the overall enjoyment of this event, occupancy for this Dive-In session will be limited to the first 800 guests. 
There are no tickets for distribution; however, each entry is counted by M Pool staff.
Please note there is a $2 admission for all Guests of this event. 
Once occupancy is reached, an entry line will be formed.
As guests leave, queued guests will be able to enter.

Fit4Mom Celebration of Moms 2018
Saturday, May 12th
9 AM - 12 PM
Downtown Summerlin
1980 Festival Plaza Dr, Las Vegas, Nevada 89135
Event highlights include a FREE stroller strides workout, FREE professional mommy and me photos, FREE mommy swag bags for the first 75 moms, and post workout fun and entertainment complete with raffle giveaways, face painting, a balloon artist, children's activities and more! The event is free and open to the general public.
8 AM: Check-In
9 AM – 10 AM: Stroller Strides Workout
10 AM - 12 PM: Giveaways, Mommy + Me Photos, Massages

Mother's Day Fun Fest
Saturday, May 12th
10 AM - 7 PM
Sunset Park
2601 East Sunset Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89120
There will be entertainment and fun for both children and adults. Such as African dancing from Miss China and Nikki, R&B children dance group, Fashion show from Fearlessly Unique Boutique, magic show, face painting, balloon twisting, bouncy house from amazing clown. carnival games and prizes, children craft area, music by DJ mention, DJ bloc and Dj Jkrazy, and more goodies.

Las Vegas Burger Festival
Saturday, May 12th
10 AM - 8 PM
Craig Ranch Regional Park
628 W. Craig Road, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89032
Over 10 food trucks serving up the best of the best burgers.
Enjoy the Amateur Hamburger Eating Competitions, non-stop entertainment, beer and wine gardens,
craft /artists, numerous children’s activities, 360 CAR SHOW, military vehicle exhibit, meet the cast from WelderUp, and much much more.

Ice Cream Festival
Saturday, May 12th
10 AM - 4 PM
Springs Preserve
333 S. Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89107
The family-friendly event will feature stations serving ice cream sundaes, novelties, and root beer floats, with fun for all ages including live entertainment, face painting, storytelling, a pirate magic show, carnival games, a bubble play station, an ice cream eating contest, and more.
Admission: Non-members: $10 adults, $8 children (ages 3-12.) Members: $9 adults, $7 children. Free for ages 2 and under. Members receive free admission (2 adults, and up to 6 kids under age 18.)

American Patriot Fest
Saturday, May 12th
10 AM - 7 PM
Craig Ranch Regional Park
628 West Craig Rd, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89032
The American Veterans Traveling Tribute, an 80% scale, 370 foot Vietnam Memorial Wall will proudly be featured, along with other military displays, live entertainment, a Junior ROTC competition, major car show by 360CarShows, Burger Festival, Jump! Ultimate Dog Show, kids zone, vendors and more.
FREE Event

Rockin Blues, BBQ, and Car Show
Saturday, May 12th
11 AM
Nostalgia Street Rods
5375 Cameron Street, Suite M, Las Vegas, Nevada 89118
This will be a fun day of rock ‘n’ roll blues music, hot rods, food vendors, raffles and so much more.
Music by Chuck E. Bumps, Shanda and the Howlers, John Zito Band and PVRO Surfers.
Over 200 hot rods will be on display!
All proceeds from the raffle will be donated to Pawtastic Friends.

Symphony Under the Stars
Saturday, May 12th
6 PM - 8 PM
Tivoli Village Las Vegas
400 South Rampart Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89145
Taking place on the Piazza members of the orchestra will be performing for visitors for free at 6PM.
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Mother's Day Camp
Sunday, May 13th
10 AM - 2 PM
Kids Time
7260 S Cimarron Rd, Ste 100, Las Vegas, Nevada 89113
Ages 5-10
2 hrs only $10!
Call to sign up (702)-538-8880
Limited space available
*Reserve by Wednesday (5/9)
*Everyone must wear socks in the facility

Asian Culture Day Celebration
May 16th – May 19th
First Official Asian Culture Day Opening Ceremony & Countdown
Thursday, May 17th
2 PM - 12 AM
The Fremont Street Experience
Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
See live performances, keynote speakers, and more.
Asian Culture Day C.A.N. Expo and Convention
Friday and Saturday, May 18th and 19th
10 AM - 5 PM
The Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino
3700 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89103
Share in the Celebration and Connect with Asians in Nevada. Join Over 48 Nations in Unity with Live Performances, Innovative Speakers and more than 600 Local and International Businesses.
Shopping – Art – Food – Live Cultural Performances – Music
12 and Under - Free

Kid's Night Out
Friday, May 18th
5 PM - 7:30 PM
Discovery Children's Museum
360 Promenade Pl, Las Vegas, Nevada 89106
Kids ages 5-10 will experience 2 ½ hours of fun art & science activities, as well as facilitated play throughout the entire museum. Pizza, lemonade, and ice cream!
Pricing (per child):
Members: $20
General Admission: $40

Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour! 
Friday, May 18th
6 PM - 7 PM
Cox Pavilion
4505 South Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour is an ALL NEW interactive live concert experience. Sing along to Disney Junior’s greatest hits with your favorite characters: Mickey and the Roadster Racers, Sofia The First, Puppy Dog Pals, Elena of Avalor, Doc McStuffins, Vampirina, The Lion Guard and more! Kids of all ages and their families are invited to get up and dance, play games and join the biggest dance party around!
Ticket + VIP info here:

McKee Ranch Foundation Spring Flea Market
Saturday, May 19th
8 AM - 3 PM
McKee Ranch
8982 Dean Martin Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89139
Local artists will have their crafts, tons of vintage items for sale too.
Horse & Pony Rides, Train Rides, Animal interactions, Food & Drinks, & Photos.
No fee, donation only.

Spring Apricot Festival
Saturday, May 19th
9 AM - 2 PM
Gilcrease Orchard
7800 N Tenaya Way, Las Vegas, Nevada 89131
Shop from handmade/handcrafted and homemade vendors, listen to live music, enjoy a meal and pick fruits & veggies AND lots of apricots!

Dive In Movies at Wet 'N Wild
May 25th: Coco
Friday, May 25th
8 PM - 10 PM
Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas
7055 S Fort Apache Rd, Las Vegas, Nevada 89148

Water Lantern Festival
Saturday, May 26th
4 PM - 9:30 PM
Craig Ranch Regional Park
628 W. Craig Road, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89032
One World Water Lantern Festival is an amazing experience where you'll witness the magic of the lanterns as they light up the water while you enjoy food trucks, music, and festivities.
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Kid's FREE day at the Natural History Museum
Las Vegas Natural History Museum
900 N Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Wednesday, May 30th

Clark County Wetlands Park
7050 Wetlands Park Ln, Las Vegas, Nevada 89122
Get your nature on at the Clark County Wetlands Park! Walking trails, watchable wildlife, interactive exhibits, and fun educational programs make this a perfect getaway.
Register For Events HERE.

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