Perfect weather, friends, family, and some of the best music and entertainment in the world, make Las Vegas THE place to enjoy an outdoor concert. Throughout the year, musicians from around the world perform on and off the famous Strip, at some of the best outdoor music venues in the world. Here are five of the best.
Clark County Amphitheater
500 S. Grand Central Pkwy.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89155
(702) 455-0000

Located in the heart of Las Vegas, and seating over 3,000 music fans, the Clark County Amphitheater is by far one of the best outdoor music venues in Las Vegas. Music fans love the state of the art design, sound, and excellent views from every angle. Performances from national and international music superstars vary throughout the year. Concerts include the Jazz in the Park series, Moonlight Concerts, Raggae, along with festivals and community events. Nearly 50 vendors are also onsite, making this music venue one of the top spots to enjoy a concert or festival in our near perfect weather.

VooDoo Rooftop Nightclub
Rio Hotel
3700 W. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89103
(866) 746-7671

51 stories above the ground, the VooDoo outdoor nightclub is where the party is. Located at the Rio Hotel, literally on the rooftop, DJ’s spin music nightly beginning at 8 p.m. A beautiful steel staircase, ideal weather, music, award-winning flair bartenders, and a 360 degree breathtaking view of Las Vegas will leave you in a VooDoo state of mind.

Freemont Street Experience
Downtown Las Vegas
425 Fremont Street
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
(702) 678-5000

Ranging from local musical talent to national and international stars, this venue is located in Downtown Las Vegas. The outdoor, three stage platform attracts visitors from all over the world, and most concerts are free and open to the public. Cocktails, food, drinks, and plenty of activities surround this venue, including the now famous Slotzilla Zip Line, light shows, Binion’s Casino, and much more. Click on link for upcoming concerts and festivals.

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Sammy Davis Jr. Festival Plaza
770 Twin Lakes Park
Las Vegas, Nevada 89107
(702) 229-2390

The legendary original member of the famous Rat Pack, Sammy Davis Jr., continues on in everlasting fame through a beautiful music venue. Sammy Davis Jr. Festival Plaza is located in a quiet area of Lorenzi Park in Las Vegas. Spacious lawn and patio seating, and entertainment throughout the year provides locals and tourists with multiple concerts and activities, community festivals, dance performances, guest artist series, film series and seasonal activities.

Las Vegas Festival Grounds
2594 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 693-7120

This wild 15 acre outdoor venue is fairly new to Vegas, but already one of the best outdoor music venues yet. Located at the South end of the Las Vegas Strip, near Circus Circus, the festival grounds showcase top stars from Rock, Country, Contemporary, Helldorado Rodeos, iheart Radio Music Festival, and multiple other music superstars/festivals. Events last anywhere from 1 day, a weekend, or a week-long party. Food & Beverage concession stands are onsite, as well as water stations, merchandise, first-aid, charging stations and many other accommodations.

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