Las Vegas May 2023

Las Vegas May 2023 Events

Las Vegas May 2023 Events

Las Vegas summer vibes are already in full effect in May. Tourists are grooving on rooftop pool parties and enjoying a flurry of activities from shopping to gambling. You can even catch some baseball with the Las Vegas Aviators or experience comedy at its greatest from the likes of Bill Burr and Jim Gaffigan.

May Event Calendar

The B-52s

The B-52s is an American rock band formed in 1976. They are known for their energetic live shows and eclectic blend of rock, pop, and new wave music.

Join as the B-52s the stage for a ten-night residency at The Venetian Resort. Beginning on May 5th and ending on May 13th, prepare to sing along to their most famous hits, such as Private Idaho, Mesopotamia, and Give Me Back My Man. Tickets are on sale now.

Lovers & Friends Fest

Lovers & Friends Fest

This year, the Lovers & Friends Fest is returning to the Las Vegas Festival Grounds on May 6th. Enjoy headlining performances from artists such as Mariah Carey, Missy Elliot, Usher, Christina Aguilera and many more. In addition to the music, there will be shade structures on-site and the opportunity to indulge in delicious food and drinks. Lockers will be available to rent for your convenience. Tickets are now available with options ranging from general admission to a hotel and ticket package.

Sick New World Festival

Experience a festival unlike any other on May 13th at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. The Sick New World Festival is a vibrant culture, arts, and music event, including an array of genres such as hip-hop, EDM, rock, country, and punk. Performing on multiple stages, this year’s line-up includes artists such as System of a Down, Evanescence, Korn, Incubus, and Papa Roach. Tickets range from general admission to VIP. Lockers will be available to rent.

Electric Daisy Carnival

This year, the Electric Daisy Carnival is returning to the Las Vegas Motor Speedway May 19th to the 22nd. EDC boasts elaborate stage designs, vibrant light shows, and unique art installations. This year’s line-up includes artists such as Alan Walker, Ann Clue, Mad Dog, and many more. Local and organic food trucks and fresh juice and coffee options will be available throughout the grounds. Various package options and passes are on sale now.

Punk Rock Bowling

Punk Rock Bowling in Downtown Las Vegas is an annual music festival from Sat-Mon May 27-29, 2023. This three-day event combines bowling, music, and art while bringing together some of the best punk, hardcore, and indie bands from around the world. This year acts include, Rancid, Bad Religion, Dropkick Murphys, The Interrupters, Suicidal Tendencies, and The Damned. 

Punk Rock Bowling is open to all ages. Admission is free for children under 8. An adult must accompany individuals under the age of 18. Three-day passes are on sale now.

WNBA Las Vegas Aces Home Game

Get ready for an epic night to remember as the Las Vegas Aces take on the Los Angeles Sparks at the Michelob ULTRA Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In general, Aces' home games feature a variety of entertainment, including high-energy performances from the Aces Dance Team and interactive games for fans of all ages. The game starts at 9:00 pm EDT on May 27, 2023, so be sure to purchase tickets soon to cheer on your favorite professional basketball team in the world's entertainment capital.

Las Vegas Events in May


Theater & Headliners



Mon, May 01 at Jewel Nightclub Mike Attack - Flawless Mondays
Tue, May 02 at OMNIA Las Vegas Lost Frequencies
Wed, May 03 at Marquee Nightclub Shaded - Lowkey In The Library On Wednesdays
Thu, May 04 at TAO Nightclub DJ CLA - Worship Thursdays
Thu, May 04 at Hakkasan James Hype
Thu, May 04 at OMNIA Las Vegas OMNIA Thursday
Fri, May 05 at Chateau Nightclub Chateau Rooftop Fridays - May 5, 2023
Fri, May 05 at TAO Nightclub Justin Credible
Fri, May 05 at Marquee Nightclub Timmy Trumpet
Fri, May 05 at Hakkasan Lunay - Custom Made Fridays
Fri, May 05 at OMNIA Las Vegas Steve Aoki
Fri, May 05 at Jewel Nightclub Murda Beatz
Things to do in Las Vegas

Things to Do in Las Vegas in May

Downtown Las Vegas is a world apart from the glittering Strip. Let's dive in!

Downtown Las Vegas is a world apart from the glittering Strip. Let's dive in!
Visit the Arts District and experience 18 blocks of pure creativity. Galleries, indie shops, bars and art studios are teeming with local talent. Are there street murals begging for selfies or vintage boutiques? Absolutely. But wait, there's more! Foodies will rejoice when they indulge in gourmet eateries such as Carson's kitchen and Therapy. Other eating options include many chic cafes and food trucks; it's a culinary melting pot. Your taste buds will thank you. Nightlife is great downtown. Hip bars and live music venues are throughout the district, but head to east Fremont Street for the best spots—an unforgettable evening, guaranteed. A visit to Downtown Las Vegas is a must. A vibrant, bustling hub of art, food, and entertainment. Make it part of your Sin City itinerary. East Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV, USA