Downtown Las Vegas Events Center Entertainment Schedule – May & June Listings

DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS EVENTS CENTER
ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE
MAY & June 2017

The Art of Rap, Scars & Stripes Festival, Punk Rock Bowling and Dirtybird BBQ Las Vegas to Take Over Downtown Las Vegas

 

 

MAY

 

Dirtybird BBQ Las Vegas
Saturday, May 20
Tickets start at $40

 

Dirtybird, Collective Zoo and Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (DLVEC) will bring the first Dirtybird BBQ to Las Vegas. Featuring great food and saucy sets from DJ favorites, the musical lineup includes Claude Von Stroke, Justin Martin, Eats Everything, Shiba San and much more. Tickets can be purchased online at https://nightout.com/nv/las-vegas.

Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival
Saturday, May 27- Monday, May 29
Tickets start at $50 for a single day pass

 

Celebrating its 19th year, Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival will head to DLVEC for a three-day event featuring some of the best music around Las Vegas. Each day will include exciting performances from groups such as Iggy Pop, Bad Religion, Cock Sparrer, Pennywise, FIDLAR, Me First & The Gimme Gimme’s and many more. Tickets can be purchased online at http://www.eventbrite.com.

 

 

JUNE

Scars & Stripes Festival
Saturday, June 3
Tickets start at $89

 

Rock powerhouse 3 Doors Down will headline the Scars & Stripes Festival at DLVEC on Saturday, June 3. Proceeds from the all-day music event will go to three veteran groups in the Las Vegas community, including the Nevada chapter of Pets for Vets.

 

The Art of Rap
Saturday, June 17
Tickets start at $10

 

Legendary hip hop event, SiriusXM Backspin Presents The Art of Rap Festival, will return to DLVEC this summer with an all-star lineup. Following Ice-T’s critically acclaimed 2012 documentary Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap, the successful festival has played to massive crowds all over the country. Commemorative to the documentary and past festivals, guests can party with performances by Ice-T, KRS-One, Big Daddy Kane, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Mobb Deep, ONYX, DJ Chuck Chillout and Lovebug Starski.

 

About Downtown Las Vegas Events Center
Located at the corner of Third St. and Carson Ave. across from the D Las Vegas, the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (DLVEC) can accommodate up to 11,000 guests and features state-of-the-art stage, sound and lighting. The open-air design is inviting to both tourists and locals and offers the perfect spot for concerts, conventions and other large-scale events. Embracing the uninhibited spirit of Downtown Las Vegas, the venue plays host to a line-up of curated events including premier concerts, food festivals, boxing matches and more. The venue was also the first entertainment arena in Las Vegas to accept Bitcoin as currency. For more information, visit www.dlvec.com or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @DLVEC.

 

Downtown Las Vegas Events Center and Collective Zoo Unveil Dance Music Event Series

DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS EVENTS CENTER

 

DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS EVENTS CENTER AND COLLECTIVE ZOO TO UNVEIL DANCE MUSIC EVENT SERIES, “ZOOLOGY”
One-of-a-Kind Electronic Dance Music Events To Shake Up Downtown Las Vegas
Beginning Jan. 6
 Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (DLVEC) will heat up in January with a host of jam-packed events as part of its new dance music series, “Zoology” by Collective Zoo. The event will kick off Jan. 6 with performances by Billy KennyBixel Boys and Justin Jay, and the party continues Jan. 20 with Shiba San and Will Clarke.
January 6 – Billy Kenny, Bixel Boys and Justin Jay 
Collective Zoo and DLVEC will kick-off the anticipated event series with Billy Kenny, creator of Record Label, This Aint Bristol, is known for his aggressive combination of all things UK garage, house and techno. Kenny will be joined by Los Angeles dance music duo Bixel Boys, whose diverse sound ranges from experimental bass to energetic house and techno.
Rounding off the night, Justin Jay will take the stage at DLVEC. As one of his San Francisco label’s rising stars, Jay has already released three solo EPs and recently completed his first ever world tour alongside a series of notable releases on San Francisco’s irreverent Dirtybird Records.
January 20 – Shiba San and Will Clarke
The series will conclude with from Bristol-born Will Clarke. After gaining popularity in 2014 when his Big Booty EP was released on Worthy’s Anabatic label, Clarke joined the Dirtybird label. Hailing from England, Clarke uses influences and experiences from his home city as an inspiration in his music, translated into a constantly-evolving blend of house and bass.
Joining Clarke is 2015 International Dance Music Award-winner for “Best Underground Dance Track,” Shiba San. The Paris native became a seemingly overnight sensation in 2014 when his single “Okay” captured international attention and subsequent interest in his hip-hop infused style of house music.
Tickets cost $20 for general admission. Concert-goers can also enjoy a drink-and-dance package deal for $50, which includes concert admission and an all-you-can-drink pass for the evening. For additional fun, guests can have a VIP concert experience unlike any other when they rent a DLVEC party suite for $350.
Zoology is open to ages 18 and over (with a valid photo ID). Guests 21 and over can enjoy access to an open bar from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. and tickets can be purchased at ticketmaster.com or at DLVEC’s box office.
 
About Downtown Las Vegas Events Center:
Located at the corner of Third St. and Carson Ave. across from the D Las Vegas, the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center can accommodate up to 11,000 guests and features state-of-the-art stage, sound and lighting. The open-air design is inviting to both tourists and locals and offers the perfect spot for concerts, conventions and other large-scale events. Embracing the uninhibited spirit of Downtown Las Vegas, the new venue plays host to a line-up of curated events including premier concerts, food festivals and more. The venue is also the first entertainment arena in Las Vegas to accept Bitcoin as currency. For more information, visit www.dlvec.com or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @DLVEC.
 
About Collective Zoo:
COLLECTIVE ZOO is an event & lifestyle media company based in Las Vegas, Nevada. Our team creates experiences to feed our city’s hunger for quality music, art & entertainment featuring artists from all over the world. Las Vegas has much deeper roots than the bright lights on the strip and it’s our mission to heighten the awareness of that movement while shaping the city’s true culture and identity. Together we work as a “Collective” inside our wild city commonly characterized as “a Zoo.” Let’s move together. Local touch. Global reach.