The 2022 Las Vegas Days Parade May 14th!

Fourth Street from Gass Avenue to Stewart Avenue

The 2022 Las Vegas Days Parade and Festival is Saturday, May 14th!

Everyone is invited to the 2022 Las Vegas Days Parade Saturday May 14th from 10am to 11:30am. This free parade will head north on Fourth Street from Gass Avenue to Stewart Avenue.

Applications to submit an entry in the parade will be accepted through Sunday May 8th.

Applications to participate in the parade with a float or performing group will be accepted through Sunday, May 8. There is space for a total of 100 entries. Application may be made at online. There is no fee to enter the parade.

The Commission for the Las Vegas Centennial is offering $1,000 for local school marching band entries and $1,500 for quality local school float entries; limited to two parade entries per school. Some additional roving performance entertainment along the parade route will be supplied by the Commission budget, as well. A committee will judge the entries during the parade and prizes will be awarded, including $500 for the best marching band and $500 for the best historic Las Vegas-themed float, as well as an award for best float by a casino/hotel.

A free Las Vegas Days Festival is planned on Centennial Plaza at the the Historic Fifth Street School (401 S. Fourth) following the parade. At the festival expect activities from DISCOVERY Children’s Museum, The Neon Museum and much more. Everyone will enjoy the live entertainment from Las Vegas’ own Nashville Renegades band, featuring Ben Hale and Zack Ryan, as well as Las Vegas headliner Frankie Moreno and his 10-piece band. Lots of interactive artwork from First Friday and Fired Up Management will be on the plaza, as well as an exhibit from the Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority of historical photos that members of the community are invited to identify.

Photo: Steve Spatafore