Looking for things to do in Vegas in May 2021?
Keep reading to discover:
- Shows open in May 2021
- Concerts in May
- Attractions and other events in Vegas during May
No trip to Las Vegas is complete without enjoying the entertainment and shows that Las Vegas is known around the world for.
The COVID-19 outbreak has caused a lot of uncertainty and changes when it comes to how these events and shows can operate, but as more venues are opening back up, the lively atmosphere of Las Vegas is returning.
Events and Concerts during May 2021 in Las Vegas
EDC Las Vegas 2021 (Now in October)
Electric Daisy Carnival is celebrating its 25th anniversary this May at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
The EDM music festival and carnival feature the classic carnival atmosphere lit up in neon lights and surrounded by stages, pyrotechnics, art, and musical performances.
- When: Now October 22-24 (Previously May 21-23)
- Where: Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Boxing – Devin Haney vs. Jorge Linares
Mandalay Bay is hosting the WBC lightweight boxing title match at the Michelob Ultra Arena between current champion Devin Haney, and challenger, a former three-division world champion boxer Jorge Linares.
- When: May 29th
- Where: Mandalay Bay
Bill Engvall Stand Up Comedy
Bill Engvall will be coming to Red Rock Casino to perform his stand up comedy act. Engvall is a Grammy-nominated comedian best known for his participation in the Blue Collar Comedy tour and films; as well as the sketch comedy show he starred in and produced, Blue Collar TV.
- When: May 14th
- Where: Red Rock Casino
Memorial Day Weekend 2021
There are MANY events happening in Las Vegas on Memorial Day Weekend. The pools and swim clubs will nearly all be at capacity will live entertainment, food and drink specials, and an atmosphere where the fun doesn’t stop all weekend long.
Be on the lookout for establishments offering VIP passes for the entire weekend, all-inclusive pricing, and other special offers.
When: Thursday, May 27th through Monday, May 31st
Days of The Dead
One of the biggest conventions for all things horror and pop culture is coming to the Plaza Hotel & Casino for a three-day event featuring Alice Cooper, Richard Dreyfuss, Corey Taylor, Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace, and many other iconic celebrities and filmmakers.
Days of the Dead offers many different pricing and packaging options when it comes to ticket pricing.
- When: May 14-16
- Where: Plaza Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas Better Home Show
The Las Vegas Better Home Show is Nevada’s premiere Home, Garden, and Better Living convention at the Rio. Guests can learn about renovations, upgrading, retrofitting, gardening, landscaping, and other ways of maintaining and enhancing their property.
There will be thousands of dollars worth of products and services given away each day!
- When: May 15th and 16th
- Where: Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas Shows May 2021
There are dozens of recurring shows offering tickets for May shows in Las Vegas!
Las Vegas Comedy and Magic Shows During May
If comedy and magic are more your jam, these comedians are putting on their standup routines again!
- Mike Hammer Comedy Magic at Four Queens
- Piff the Magic Dragon Show at Flaming
- LA Comedy Club at The STRAT Hotel
- Nathan Burton Comedy Magic at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- Tape Face at Harrah’s
- Gregory Popovich’s Comedy Pet Theater at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- Rich Little at Tropicana Las Vegas
- The Mentalist at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- Laugh Factory at Tropicana Las Vegas
- Terry Fator: Who’s the Dummy Now at New York – New York
- Murray the Magician at Tropicana Las Vegas
- Carrot Top at Luxor
- Las Vegas Live Comedy Club at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- Delirious Comedy Club at The Downtown Grand Casino and Hotel
- Hypnosis Unleashed Starring Kevin Lepine at Binions Gambling Hall & Hotel
- Jokesters Comedy Club at Alexis Park All Suite Resort
- David Copperfield at MGM Grand
- Amazing Magic with Tommy Wind at Alexis Park All Suite Resort
Las Vegas variety, tribute, and impersonator shows during May
The Classic Las Vegas Variety Shows, Impersonators, and Tribute Shows have the lights back on including these shows:
- Australians Bee Gees at Excalibur
- MJ Live at The STRAT Hotel
- Purple Reign the Prince Tribute Show at Tropicana Las Vegas
- All Shook Up at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- The Rat Pack is Back at Tuscany Suites and Casino
- Beatleshow at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- Hitzville– The Show at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- V- The Ultimate Variety Show at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- All Motown at Alexis Park All Suite Resort
- The Big Little Variety Show
- The Jets 80’s & 90’s Experience
- Steve Connolly: Spirit of the King at Four Queens
- Queens of Rock at Mosaic on the Strip
Vegas Adult Shows Open in May 2021
If you are looking for Adults Only entertainment, check out:
- Fantasy at Luxor
- Aussie Heat at Mosaic on the Strip
- X Country at Harrah’s
- X Burlesque at Flamingo
- Zombie Burlesque at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
- BurlesQ at Alexis Park All Suite Resort
- Late Night Magic at Alexis Park All Suite Resort
- Australia’s Thunder from Down Under at Excalibur
- Liquid Drag Show at Treasure Island
- Rock Candy: Male Revue at Alexis Park All Suite Resort
- Striper 101 at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood
Vegas Productions shows in May
Some Top Attractions to Visit in May
Some of the most popular Las Vegas attractions will be open in May:
- Sigfried and Roy Secret Garden Habitat
- Blackout Dining in the Dark
- Exotics Racing
- Pole Position Raceway
- Dream Racing
- Machine Guns Vegas
- Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart (Get Tickets)
- ATV Hidden Valley Fun Run
- Fly LINQ
- High Roller
- Marvel Avengers Station Interactive Exhibit at Treasure Island
- Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay
- The Escape Game Las Vegas at Forum Shops at Caesars Palace
- The Hunger Games the Exhibition at MGM Grand
- Vegas Superkarts at The Las Vegas Motor Speedway
- VR Virtual Reality Experience
- Real Bodies at Bally’s
- Dig This
- Skypod Observation Deck
- Eiffel Tower Viewing Experience
- Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art
- Titanic Artifact Exhibit at Luxor
- Mob Museum
- Lion Habitat Ranch Tours