September has incredible weather in Las Vegas
After the triple-digit heat of summer, Vegas finally begins to cool down in September. The crowds start to level off as well, offering a win-win situation for checking out Sin City. Find time for excursions to Lake Mead and other attractions that show off the beauty of nature. Book early to find the best deals on hotels.
Vegas shows in September
Things to do in September in Las Vegas
Attend a Festival in Las Vegas
The first-ever Rumbazo Latin Musical Festival takes over the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center Sept. 10-11 with more than 20 top acts in Latin music. The two-day event will also showcase Latin art, food and culture.
The Life is Beautiful festival returns to Downtown Las Vegas Sept. 16-18, taking over several blocks on and around Fremont Street with live music stages, art, food, comedy and motivational speakers. Arctic Monkeys, Calvin Harris, Gorillaz, and Lorde are among the headliners this year.
The iHeartRadio Music Festival, sponsored by one of the biggest radio conglomerates in the world, is all about big hits and big names. Top acts in pop, rock, country, R&B, rap and EDM play the T-Mobile Arena September 23-24. Halsey, Morgan Wallen, Megan Thee Stallion and Sam Smith are among the names performing this year. Up-and-coming acts will perform on a special daytime stage at AREA15 on September 24.
See a Concert in Las Vegas
There’s even more music to enjoy in Las Vegas this September. Find tickets and more details in the concert list below. Allegiant Stadium welcomes a heavy metal triple-bill of Def Leppard, Motley Crue and Poison with special-guest opener Joan Jett Sept. 9, local heroes Imagine Dragons Sept. 10 and Bad Bunny with Alesso Sept. 23. Shania Twain wraps up the final dates of her “Let’s Go” residency at Planet Hollywood’s Zappos Theater Sept. 2-10. The same venue welcomes Nine Inch Nails for one night on Sept. 15. Aerosmith returns to Las Vegas for the first time since the pandemic with fresh dates for their “Deuces Are Wild” residency at Dolby Live inside the Park MGM Sept. 14-Oct. 5. Diana Ross has a string of six dates at the Wynn’s Encore Theater Sept. 22-Oct. 1. Demi Lovato takes the stage at the Venetian Theatre Sept. 30.
See a Raiders game in Las Vegas
The Raiders face the Arizona Cardinals in their first game of the regular NFL season on September 18. After requiring vaccinations last year, Allegiant Stadium is welcoming fans with no restrictions. Make sure to place a bet at one of the casino sportsbooks around town.
See a Comedian in Las Vegas
Lots of big laughs to enjoy in September, especially John Mulaney, who plays the T-Mobile Arena Sept. 16. The Aces of Comedy Series welcomes George Lopez (Sept. 2-3), Nurse Blake (Sept. 8-9), Wayne Brady (Sept. 10), Gabriel Iglesias (Sept. 15-18), Tom Segura (Sept. 23-24) and Ray Romano with David Spade (Sept. 30-Oct. 1). Meanwhile, fans can catch Deon Cole (Sept. 2) and Nate Bargatze (Sept. 9-10) at the Encore Theatre at the Wynn.
Celebrate Labor Day in Las Vegas
Labor Day Weekend is September 2-5 this year and usually signals the biggest rush of visitors since Memorial Day Weekend. Expect restaurants, casinos, and swimming pools to be packed over the four-day holiday weekend.
Hang Out by the Water in Las Vegas
As the heat of summer cools down just a bit, September is a great month for visiting Lake Mead. The body of water was created when Hoover Dam was built and is one of the best places for recreation near Boulder City. Rent a boat, kayak, or lounge in the sun. Lake Las Vegas in Henderson is also a great option. Enjoy a sunset cruise or bounce around on an inflatable obstacle course in the water. Explore The Village to check out shops and restaurants.