Vegas has always been one of the world's top destinations for LGBT travelers and now it's more fabulous than ever. Imagine an entire city rolling out the purple carpet for a 24/7 celebration of the LGBT community. From summer pool parties to exclusive club nights with world-renowned DJs, the electricity is nothing short of fabulous. You know Las Vegas as a city where anything can happen. Now experience all that "anything" for yourself.
Here’s your chance to dress up and help create unity in the community at the Red Dress Xtravaganza fundraiser on Feb. 25 at The Space in Las Vegas. The event is dedicated to creating HIV/AIDS awareness and visibility and raising funds to assist HIV+ people in Southern Nevada with their medications. Attendees wear a red dress (or a skirt, kilt or even a toga). For more information, go to sinsitysisters.org.
Celebrate National Historic Preservation Month and take a guided tour around a dozen historic homes during the Nevada Preservation Foundation’s annual Home & History Weekend, April 28–30. Take a peek inside these architectural gems. For more, visit NevadaPreservation.org.
Experience five days of social activities, hospitality rooms, banquets, bar crawls, seminars and much more during the 2016 May Fun Festival, April 30−May 4, at the Tuscany Suites hotel. This special event caters to adult gay men, and all net proceeds will benefit the Senior Affordable LGBT Housing Project that will be built in Las Vegas. For more information, see newhorizons-nv.com.
Pool parties, dinners, bar crawls and more – it’s all part of the seventh annual Western Regional Gathering of Prime Timers, May 8−11, at the Stratosphere resort. Prime Timers provides an atmosphere for mature men and their admirers to join together in friendship and support, engaging in social, educational and recreational activities. For more information, visit lasvegasprimetimers.com.
Since the initial soiree in 2007, this amazing group of transgender individuals known as WildSide has been bringing its event, the annual Sin City Soirée, to the glamour of Las Vegas. Beyond being the most epic trans-friendly party anywhere, WildSide is about bringing people together to form friendships that last a lifetime. Once you join WildSide, you are family. More at https://vws2017.eventbrite.com.
Kick off your summer with one of the best parties of the year − the Matinee Las Vegas Festival. Get your groove on during four fun-filled days, May 26−29, and enjoy the biggest gay dance festival of the season! For more details, see matineevegas.com.