THE WORLD’S LARGEST ROCKABILLY EVENT, “VIVA LAS VEGAS ROCKABILLY WEEKEND”!
VLV IS THE LONGEST RUNNING MUSIC FESTIVAL IN LAS VEGAS!
VLV #21 STARTS THURSDAY APRIL 19th, 2018 WITH 4 DAYS OF NONSTOP FESTIVITIES!
VLV ATTRACTS FANS FROM AROUND THE GLOBE & FEATURES 85+ BANDS, A HUGE CLASSIC CAR SHOW, TIKI POOL PARTIES, DANCING, BURLESQUE, AND MORE!
The Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend, in now in its 21 st year, is a four-day music festival that takes place Thursday, April 19- Sunday, April 22. VLV is proud to be the first music festival to take place in Vegas for 20 consecutive years. VLV has grown to be the largest event of its type in the world, featuring bands and fans from all over the globe who come to experience Rockabilly & Original 50s Music, a Classic Car Show, Burlesque Competition, Vintage Fashion Show, Dance Lessons and Competition, Tiki Pool Parties, swimsuit contests, Burlesque Bingo, Pin-Up Beauty Academy, Pin-Up Contest, over 120 Vendors, a Bowling event, Tattoo Lounge and more. VLV attracts the most eye-catching, stylish, head-turning people you will ever see in one place.
Over 85 bands will perform, including: The Stray Cats, Jerry Lee Lewis, and more, with 20+ Rockabilly DJs performing nightly between 1 p.m.-7 a.m.. In addition, this year we have more female-fronted bands and DJs than ever before. Performers also include Original 50s Stars of Rockabilly, legends of Rock ‘n Roll and Doo Wop, and current rockabilly bands from all over the world.
Saturday, April 21st, The Viva Las Vegas Car Show features 800 –1,000 vintage cars, all pre-1962. This year’s car show features The Stray Cats, Jerry Lee Lewis, as well as the Annual VLV Pin-up Contest.
Tickets for the Saturday car show only can be purchased for $35 in advance and $40 at the parking lot entrance the day of. http://www.vivalasvegas.net/tickets.
Events are held in 6 different music venues in The Orleans Hotel and Casino (4500 West Tropicana Avenue). VLV has grown from the first year’s 1,200 people in attendance, to selling out in advance 10 years in a row, with over 9,000 attending the four-day festival and 20,000 for the Saturday Car Show. Since the event has sold out in advance annually, attendees are encouraged to purchase tickets early. Price of a four-day pass is $150.
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