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Helldorado Days Rodeo Week



WHAT:          City of Las Vegas’ longest running civic event, Helldorado Days is an annual cowboy-themed outdoor charitable festival and tribute to the Wild West. The event began in 1935 and is produced by the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks Lodge #1468 with proceeds donated to charities.


The Helldorado Days Rodeo week is three days packed with rodeo action and Western tributes. There is a lively, family-friendly carnival atmosphere with a whiskerino contest, live music, exhibits, vendors, food and more. The new, rodeo grounds are located on Las Vegas Blvd. directly across from the Luxor Hotel & Casino.


WHEN:          Thursday, May 12 – Sunday, May 14, 2016


Thursday, May 12

Whiskerino Contest: (El Cortez – Jackie Gaughan Plaza) 6:00 p.m.

Pub Crawl & Street Dance: (El Cortez- Jackie Gaughan Plaza) 7:00 p.m.

Friday, May 13

Mutton Bustin’ (Western Village Arena) 2:30pm

PCRA Rodeo (Western Village Arena) 3:00p.m.


Saturday, May 14

Helldorado Days Parade, (4th St. from Gass to Ogden) 10:00 a.m.

Mutton Bustin’ (Western Village Arena) 2:30 p.m.

PCRA Rodeo (Western Village Arena) 3:00p.m.


Sunday, May 15

Mutton Bustin’ Championship (Western Village Arena) 2:30 p.m.

PCRA Rodeo (Western Village Arena) 3:00p.m.


WHERE:       Western Village Arena

3901 Las Vegas Blvd South (Directly across from Luxor Hotel & Casino)