With all of the casinos, resorts, golf courses, and wedding chapels, there are a lot of places to hold events in Vegas. Still, there are other options too that should not be ignored.
Las Vegas Convention Center
3150 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas
The Las Vegas Convention Center is a 3.2 million square feet facility with 2 million square feet of event space, 144 meeting rooms to accommodate meetings from 20 to 2,500 people, and a huge grand lobby and reception area. The center has a full service kitchen, two restaurants, and parking space for over 5,000 cars. The Convention Center is located close to over 100,000 guestrooms.
Las Vegas Parks and Recreation
780 West Craig Road, #A, North Las Vegas
Las Vegas Parks and Recreation can rent any of the city owned parks out for large special events including weddings and corporate outings. Large event rentals must be made 60 to 120 days in advance. Gazebos are available to rent for events with 100 people or less at Flores Park, Nature Discovery Park, Goynes Park, and Desert Horizons. Gazebo rentals must be made 30 days in advance.
Southern Nevada Zoological-Botanical Park
1775 N Rancho Dr, Las Vegas
The Southern Nevada Zoological-Botanical Park is located on 3-acres 15 minutes from the Las Vegas strip. The zoo has over 150 species of plants and animals, including rare and endangered species. The zoo is an educational facility that caters to school field trips. Group rates are available.
333 S Valley View Blvd, Las Vegas
Springs Preserve is a desert Oasis located three miles from the Las Vegas strip. The preserve has two indoor air-conditioned exhibit galleries, over 300 interactive exhibits, live animals, an eight acre botanical garden, walking trails, a children’s play area, a gift shop, a café, and more. Springs Preserve has over 50,000 square feet of flexible space for meetings and events including beautiful settings for wedding ceremonies and receptions. Event spaces range from 255 to 13,000 square feet. Group tours are also available.