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Las Vegas Natural History Museum Hosts 5th Annual Sundown in Downtown Friday, June 10, Proceeds assist in furthering the mission of the Museum.

The Las Vegas Natural History Museum’s annual summer soiree, Sundown in Downtown, is back for its 5th year celebrating the Museum’s 25th anniversary on Friday, June 10 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., continuing with an official after party at Atomic Liquors.

Hosted at Heritage Park located next door to the Museum, the outdoor celebration features bold rhythms, big drinks and small bites from local businesses throughout the valley. Guests can indulge in cuisine from a variety of vendors including Big Ern’s BBQ, F. Pigalle, Rachel’s Kitchen, Triple George Grill, Imperial Taco’s and Beer, Popcorn Girl and more including a first ever beer garden. All proceeds will benefit the Museum’s mission; to inspire individuals through educational exhibits and programs to gain a better understanding and appreciation of the natural world.

“Sundown is always the talk of the town. Not only is it truly an indoor/outdoor Museum experience, but the whole community comes together to support our mission,” said Las Vegas Natural History Museum Executive Director, Marilyn Gillespie. “We’re celebrating 25 years this summer and there’s no better way to celebrate than with a party.”

This year’s event is sponsored by: UNLV Alumni Association, Rebel Business Network, Downtown Las Vegas Association, Bank of Nevada, Las Vegas Limousine/Frias Transportation, Southern Wine and Spirits and Courtney Landscape and Pools.

Tickets to Sundown in Downtown start at $35, which includes all you can eat via food vendors and two drink tickets (additional drink tickets can be purchased for $5 each). VIP admission starts at $55 and includes all you can eat and drink. Couples and party pack VIP tickets are available. Tickets can be purchases here: http://bit.ly/1qh2KKc or by visiting www.lvnhm.org.  Guests must be 21 years of age or older to attend.

ABOUT THE LVNHM:
The Las Vegas Natural History Museum opened in 1991 and is a private, non–profit institution dedicated to educating children, adults, and families in the natural sciences, both past and present.  Through its interactive exhibits, educational programs, and the preservation of its collections, the Museum strives to instill an understanding and appreciation of the world’s wildlife, ecosystems, and cultures.  Please visit www.lvnhm.org or call (702) 384–3466 for additional information.