Las Vegas Memorial Day Weekend Events 2023
Memorial day 2023 in Las Vegas is going to be super fun and exciting. There are plenty of events and activities happening this weekend, making it a great time to visit. There are many concerts by resident headliners, including Katy Perry, Garth Brooks, Bruno Mars, comedy by Jeff Dunham. A few festivals are also taking place: Punk Rock Bowling, Exodus Weekend, Caribbean Link Up. There is a craft and gift show, All Elite Wrestling and more exciting things to do! Keep reading for my ideas on things to do and where to celebrate this weekend in Las Vegas.
All the shows will be open this weekend. On top of the regular shows, you can catch the following resident performers this Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas:
All Elite Wrestling - Double or Nothing
Date: May 28
Location: T Mobile Arena
All Elite Wrestling returns to T-Mobile Arena for Double or Nothing in 2023 this Memorial day weekend. It will feature some of the biggest names in professional wrestling, as well as up-and-coming talent from around the world. Double or Nothing is one of the most highly anticipated events on the professional wrestling calendar. Expect a high-energy, fast-paced match.
Dates: May 25-29
Location: Various Nightclubs and Dayclubs
Exodus Festival will be held over 4 days and will feature top DJ's performers across several nightclubs and dayclubs and is a perfect opportunity to party throughout this Memorial Day weekend 2023 in Las Vegas. With an all-access pass you'll get a VIP experience and move freely between the events and venues without having to wait in line. This year Exodus Festival features:
Encore Beach Club: May 27 - Kygo, May 28 - David Guetta
XS Nightclub: May 27 - Chainsmokers, May 28 - Marshmello
Dates: May 27-28
Location: Various Night Clubs
All the clubs will be open on the weekend preceding Monday 29, and taking a club crawl tour is a fun activity to do on Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas. You'll get to visit multiple nightclubs or bars in one night with a group of people and experiencing the best of what the city's nightlife has to offer. Various packages includes VIP entry to some of the hottest clubs and lounges in the city, transportation between the venues, and some even complimentary drinks or bottle service. Dance the night away to a variety of music genres, mingle with other club-goers, and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of Las Vegas at night!
Caribbean link up
Dates: May 26-29
Location: Craig Ranch Regional Park
Caribbean Link Up is planned again this Memorial day weekend in Las Vegas in 2023, at Craig Ranch Regional Park. The event celebrates Caribbean culture and features various performers of Caribbean heritage. Expect a lot of live music, dance, Caribbean food, arts, crafts other activities that showcase the vibrant and diverse cultures of the Caribbean. This year, Caribbean Link Up will feature OSO City, Noah Powa, Coppershot, DJ Reem and other artists. If you want to learn more about Caribbean culture or simply are looking for a fun and festive experience, this is the place to be!
punk rock bowling
Dates: May 27-28
Punk Rock Bowling is a music festival and bowling tournament with many cool and exciting events planned for the entire Memorial day weekend in Las Vegas. You'll get to see some of the biggest names in punk rock music, discover new bands, and connect with others who share a love for the genre. It has multiple Club Shows, Pool Parties, Outdoor Festivals in various locations that are mostly within walking distance from each other: Citrus Deck at the Downtown Grand, Fremont Country Club, Backstage Bar & Billiards, Place on 7th, The Usual Place. The outdoor festival is open for kids of all ages, pool parties are 18+, and Late Night Club Shows are 21+. There will also be lots of food, punk-rock themed souvenirs and apparel.
JOGS Gem and Jewelry Show
Dates: May 29-31
Location: The Mirage Events Center
The JOGS Gem & Jewelry Show is coming to Las Vegas this Memorial day weekend. It's a unique exhibition that features various jewelry designs and fashion accessories by artists from around the world. There will be a range of exhibitors, from established brands to emerging designers. You can browse and purchase unique and one-of-a-kind pieces.
Craft & Gift Show
Dates: May 28
Location: Silverton Hotel
Magnificent Memorial Day Celebration Craft & Gift Show in Las Vegas is a free event featuring unique handmade crafts, jewelry, clothing, home decor, and art, created by local talent. The craft show is it a fun and family-friendly event as well as great opportunity to discover new artists, connect with the local community, and purchase unique and handmade items.
Las Vegas Aces Home Games
Dates: May 27,28
Location: Mandalay Bay
The Las Vegas Aces play Los Angeles Sparks at their home venue Michelob ULTRA Arena on May 27, then they play Minnesota Lynx on May 28. These are highly anticipated women's professional basketball games scheduled to take place on Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas. The game is part of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) season and is expected to draw a large crowd of basketball fans and enthusiasts, especially considering that this is the team's first home game of 2023 season and that Aces won last season's WNBA Finals. The event is a great opportunity for basketball fans to catch some of the best female athletes.
Dates: May 27-28
Location: Mandalay Bay
You will find plenty of DJ's during this Memorial day weekend. Here are are some of the biggest names:
May 27 :
Martin Garrix w/ Justin Mylo at Omnia
Lil Jon (DJ Set) at Jewel
Mustard at Marquee Nightclub
O.T. Genasis w/ DJ E-Rock at TAO
DJ Lucky Lou at Liquid Pool Lounge
Steve Aoki at Wet Republic
Chris Lake – Full Bloom at Marquee Dayclub
Alesso at TAO Beach
Above & Beyond at Omnia
Beatbreaker - Drenched After Dark at Marquee Nightclub
Kid Conrad at Liquid Pool Lounge
Martin Garrix w/ Justin Mylo at Wet Republic
Bob Moses - Full Bloom at Marquee Dayclub
TAO Beach Sunday
Flawless Mondays at JEWEL Nightclub
Wet Republic Monday
Las Vegas Strip Helicopter tours
A Las Vegas Strip helicopter tour can be an exciting and memorable way to experience the city during Memorial Day weekend and can be a great addition to your holiday itinerary. It's a pretty short flight that you can fit in between the parties. Fly over the iconic Las Vegas Strip, and enjoy a unique and stunning aerial view of the city's landmarks and attractions.
Red Rock Canyon Tours
Red Rock Canyon tours are a great way to escape the hustle and bustle of the Las Vegas Strip and experience the natural beauty of the surrounding desert. Whether you're a nature lover, a hiking enthusiast, or just looking for a break from the city, a Red Rock Canyon tour can be a fun and memorable experience during your Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas.
Taking a food tour to explore what delicacies the city has to offer is a fantastic way to celebrate Memorial day weekend in Vegas! The city is known for its vibrant culinary scene, and a food tour can be a great way to sample some of the city's best dishes while learning about its history and culture. Whether you're a foodie or just looking to try some new dishes, there's a food tour out there that can satisfy your cravings.
Free things to do
There are plenty of free things to do during Memorial day weekend in Vegas. Head over to Fremont Street experience to mingle with the crowd and enjoy the free Viva Vision show, or, if you want to stay on The Strip, drop by the Botanical Gardens at Bellagio, catch a volcano show at The Mirage .
Sing at Karaoke
Going to a karaoke bar can be a great way to let loose and spend a fun evening during your Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas. Here are some karaoke bars you might want to check out: Kamu Ultra Karaoke at the Grand Canal Shoppes, Cat's Meow in downtown, Don't Tell Mama at Neonopolis in downtown.