Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for the Upcoming Events!!!
For any questions please contact:  Garrett Fehner, (702) 486-3511, oldfortranger@parks.nv.gov

 

 
Saturday, August 5th, 2017  – Old Fort Tours:

Take a tour of the birthplace of Las Vegas with someone who works there.  This guided walkthrough covers the timeline of settlement on the site and includes a discussion of historical visuals, artifacts, and natural resources.

WHEN: Saturday, August 5th, 11:00 a.m..&  1:00 p.m.

COST: Admission is just $1.00 per person for ages 13 and over, kids 12 and under are free! Cash or check only

Saturday, August 12th, 2017  – Native American Basket Craft:

Southern Nevada has a rich history of beautiful Native American baskets, and now you can make your own basket replica using a paper cup and raffia.  This self-guided activity is meant for children ages 11 and younger, but many adults will also enjoy this craft.

WHEN: Saturday, August 12th, 9:00 a.m. to 3p.m.

COST: Admission is just $1.00 per person for ages 13 and over, kids 12 and under are free! Cash or check only

 

Saturday, August 19th, 2017  – Music of the Era:

Music was a very important aspect of social life in early Las Vegas, and the park will bring back many of the songs from the olden days in this indoor concert. Join the Nevada Old Time Fiddlers as they perform some of the most important American folk songs of the pioneer era.

WHEN: Saturday, August 19th, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

COST: Admission is just $1.00 per person for ages 13 and over, kids 12 and under are free! Cash or check only

 

 

 

 

 Saturday, August 26th, 2017  – History Talk: Helen Stewart and the Las Vegas Ranch:

Helen Stewart was a woman of great fortitude whose experience running the Las Vegas ranch bridges the historical gap between the old west and modern Las Vegas.  Enjoy a ranger-led talk on the remarkable life, legacy and family of the woman known as the “First Lady of Las Vegas”.

WHEN: Saturday, August 26th, 11:00 a.m.

COST: Admission is just $1.00 per person for ages 13 and over, kids 12 and under are free! Cash or check only 

   

 For up to date schedule, times and locations, please see http://parks.nv.gov/calendar or call the park at 702-486-3511